Those who have decided to become military officer have no need to think for second option. You need to start preparing for the NDA ENTRANCE EXAM. NDA refers to National Defence Academy Exam. This exam is a gateway for the Indian Armed Force. This is the toughest exam for Defence.
You need to know some facts before joining the coaching course.
Eligibility for NDA:
+2 pass from State Board / Universities. You can also apply as appearing for 12th examination.
Marital Status: Unmarried
Age Limit: Between 16.5 and 19.
You have to be A citizen of India, or
subject of Bhutan, or
subject of Nepal, or
Application Forms are published in any leading newspapers during March or April every year and entrance examination to be held by the UPSC six months later from the application form is published.
The UPSC (NDA) exam is conducted twice a year (April and October) in all major cities throughout India.
Each year course start twice January and July.
Selection Procedure: National Defence Academy selects the candidates in three stages:
A written examination by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
An interview by the Service Selection Board (SSC) to check the potentialities Intelligence and personality.
A medical examination by a Service Medical Board (SMB).
About Entrance Examination:
The written examination is of two papers of all objective type questions.
i) Mathematics of 2.5 hours maximum number 300 including Arithmetic, Mensuration, Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Statistics etc.
ii) General Ability test of 2.5 hours maximum number 600 including General English, General Knowledge, Physics, Chemistry, General Science, History, Freedom Movement, Geography, Current Event.
And you have to score Sectional Cut off of Each Paper.
After clearing the NDA Exam you will be called for a five-day interview process with the State Selection Board (SSB) which is the final step of selection.
On completion of the NDA course, you are sent to the respective service academies for your pre- commission training.
Benefits of coaching
• They help you in Establish and act towards achieving your goal.
• In class task you can practice more rather than individual.
• Your level of learning and knowledge deeper level of learning.
• Classes helps you in motivating every day.
• Practice from NDA mock tests and NDA last year papers is more useful.
• Joining a coaching institute will help you in building the discipline.
• You will get proper guidance to learn each subject thoroughly from specialist.