NDA 1 2024 Notification, Exam Date, Eligibility, Fee, Selection Process

NDA 1 2024 notification will be released by the Union Public Service Commission on 20 December 2023, after which all eligible persons will be able to apply online till 9 January 2024.

NDA 1 2024 Notification

Aspirants who want to get admission into Army, Navy and Air Force wings of National Defence Academy will be able to apply online by visiting the official website of Union Public Service Commission at upsc.gov.in on or before January 08, 2024.

Exam Name  NDA 1 2024
Conducting Body  UPSC 
Vacancies  To be released 
Application Form  20 December 2023 to 9 January 2024
Exam Date  21 April 2024
Official Website  upsc.gov.in/

Candidates need to know that to apply online for the NDA 1 2024 Exam, an individual will have to provide required details, upload documents and pay the application fee, scroll down to get more details about National Defence Academy (1) 2024 Exam.

NDA 1 2024 Vacancy 

Number of vacancies for the admission into Army, Navy and Air Force wings of National Defence Academy will be released officially by the Union Public Service Commission, once it is released officially, we will update the details context to the same inside the table below.

NDA 1 2024 Exam Date

Exam date for National Defence Academy (1) 2024 is announced officially by the Union Public Service Commission, it will be held April 21, 2024 across the nation in offline mode with an exam time duration of 2.5 hours for each Mathematics and General Ability Test.

NDA 1 2024 Eligibility 

To apply online for the National Defence Academy 2024 Exam, an individual must meet the certain eligibility criteria in terms of educational qualification and age limit, which are as follows.

Education Qualification:

  • Army Wing: Intermediate or equivalent for State or Central Board.
  • Air Force & Naval Wings: Intermediate  with Physics & Mathematics. (Candidates appearing in the 12th Class or equivalent examination are also eligible.)

Age Limit:

  • An individual who was born between 02nd January 2006 and 1st January 2009.

NDA 1 2024 Fee

To apply online for the NDA 1 2024 Exam, an individual will have to pay the application fee of ₹100 using the net banking facility of the State Bank of India or directly using Visa/MasterCard/Rupay Credit/Debit Card.

Note: Scheduled Tribes and Scheduled Caste candidates, sons of JCOs/NCOs/ORs are exempted from payment of the application fee.

NDA 1 2024 Selection Process 

Selection process for the NDA 1 2024 consists two stages, which are as follows.

1). Written Examination:

  • Subjects:
    • Mathematics
    • General Ability Test (GAT)
    • Exam Duration: 5 hours (Mathematics: 2½ hours, GAT: 2½ hours)
    • Exam Mode: Offline
    • Question Types: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
    • Negative Marking: 0.83 marks for Mathematics, 1.33 marks for English, and 1.33 marks for GK

Mathematics (Code 1):

  • Total Marks: 300
  • Duration: 2.5 hours
  • Topics: Algebra, Calculus, Matrices and Determinants, Integral Calculus and Differential Equations, Trigonometry, Vector Algebra, Analytical Geometry Of Two and Three Dimensions, Statistics, and Probability.

General Ability Test (GAT – Code 2):

  • Total Marks: 600
  • Duration: 2.5 hours
  • English Section (200 Marks):
    • Spotting Errors, Comprehension, Selecting Words, Ordering of Words in a Sentence, Sentence Improvement, Antonyms, Synonyms.
  • General Knowledge Section (400 Marks):
    • Physics, Chemistry, General Science, History & Freedom Movement, Geography, Current Affairs/Events.

2). Intelligence & Personality Test (SSB Interview)

  • Candidates who will clear the first stage will be called for the second.

How to apply online for NDA 1 2024 Exam?

In order to apply online for National Defence Academy (1) 2024, you have to go through the step-by-step instructions below.

  • Go to the official UPSC website, which is accessible at upsc.gov.in/.
  • Look for the section related to the NDA (1) 2024 examination and find the “Apply Online” link.
  • Complete the online application form by providing your basic personal details and educational qualifications.
  • Upload the required documents, including a recent photograph and your signature, as per the specified guidelines.
  • Pay the application fee through the provided payment methods (cash at SBI branch, net banking, or credit/debit card) and submit application.

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