NDA 2021 Exam Dates

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NDA 2021 Exam Dates

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Know about NDA Exam Dates for various events in the below-given table:

EventsDates 2021 (Announced)
Release of Notification30th December 20209th June 2021
Availability of Application Form30th December 20209th June 2021
Last date to apply19th January 202129th June 2021
Option to change test centreTill 29th June 2021
Last date to pay fee by cash18th January 2021 –
Withdraw of application27th January to 2nd February 20216th july to 12th july 2021
Availability of Admit card26th March 2021October 2021
Application form women candidates24th September to 8th October 2021
NDA 2021 Exam18th April 202114th November 2021
Declaration of Result29th June 2021November 2021
SSB interviewNovember/ December 2021
NDA 2021 Exam Dates

NDA 2021 की जानकारी हिंदी में – यहाँ देखें

NDA 2021 Admit Card

NDA 2021 Exam Dates: The admit card of NDA 2021 was made available for download from 25th March 2021 for NDA Session I. NDA Admit card for session II will be available from October 2021. Candidates can get admit card 3 weeks before the examination. Students are able to download the admit card by entering login credentials.

The admit card contains details like the student’s exam center, name, roll number, exam date and timing, exam center address, etc. In case of a discrepancy in the admit card details, contact the officials immediately.

NDA 2021 Result – NDA 2021 Exam Dates

The result of NDA I 2021 has been declared on 29th June 2021 through online mode. it has been made available in the form of a PDF. For NDA II, the result will be published in the month of November 2021.

The result has been made available in the form of a PDF with have names of the qualified candidates. Students successfully clearing the written test with the qualifying marks will be eligible for further counselling as well as a medical test.

NDA 2021 Cut Off – NDA 2021 Exam Dates

Only the candidates who will qualify for the NDA exam by obtaining the cut-off marks will be eligible for an interview. The board will publish the sectional and overall cut-off marks online on the website.

The cut-off will vary for various category candidates. For the written test the cut-off is 342 and the final cut-off is expected to be 708.

NDA 2021 Application Form – NDA 2021 Exam Dates

Students can know details about NDA 2021 Application Form in the below-given section:

  • For NDA 2021 Registration, students are required to apply through online mode on the website.
  • The application process through online mode can be done till 29th June 2021 for NDA II.
  • application fee is releasing on 24th September to 8th October 2021 for women candidates.
  • No other mode for submission of application is allowed.
  • Students should submit only one application form. In case of submission of more than one application, the higher registration id (latest) will be considered and rest of the applications will get cancelled automatically.
  • Candidates must have photo ID i.e. Aadhaar Card/ voter ID/ PAN card/ Passport/ Driving licence etc. at the time of filling application form.
  • Candidates are able to complete the online application form in two stages – Part I and Part II.
  • In the Part I of application process, candidates have to fill their basic and other details in the application.
  • In the Part II application process, students are required to upload photograph and signature, make choice of exam centre and make payment of application fee.
  • Correction will not be allowed in the details of application after the submission of form.

Application Fee: NDA 2021 Exam Dates

  • The application fee payable for all category candidates is Rs.100/-.
  • Candidates of ST/ SC/ NCOs/ Sons of JCOs/ ORS are exempted to pay the fee.
  • There will be no application fee for women category candidates.

Payment mode: The fee can be paid through debit/ credit card/ net banking or SBI bank Challan method. Check Here – How to Fill NDA 2021 Application Form NDA 2021 Exam Dates

NDA 2021 Eligibility Criteria – NDA 2021 Exam Dates

Know details related to NDA Eligibility criteria in the given below section:


  • Applicant must be an Indian citizen/ subject of Bhutan/ subject of Nepal or Refugee of Tibetan (came to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention to settle permanently in India).
  • Those migrated from Burma, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and east African countries of Tanzania, Zambia, Uganda, Malawi, Zaire and Vietnam or Ethiopia with an intention of settlement in India are also eligible to apply.
  • Foreign nationals: Foreign nationals (except Gorkhas) will be required to produce eligibility certificate issued by the Govt. of India.
  • Women candidates can also apply For NDA 2021 September examination.

Age, Gender & Marital Status: NDA 2021 Exam Dates

  • Age: Candidate’s age should be between 16.5 – 19.5 years. For NDA I he must be born between July 2, 2002 – July 1, 2005. For NDA II, he must be born between January 2nd, 2003 – January 1st, 2006.
  • Gender: Male/ Female candidates are eligible to apply for NDA.
  • Marital Status: For NDA, the male/ female candidate should be unmarried. The candidates will not be allowed to get married until completing their training period.

Qualification: NDA 2021 Exam Dates

  • For Army Wing of National Defense Academy: Passed 10th & 12th level from a recognized board or university.
  • For Air Force and Naval Wings (Cadet Entry Scheme): Passed 10th & 12th level from a recognized board or university with Physics and Mathematics as main subjects.
  • Appearing: Candidates who are appearing in 12th level or waiting for result will be eligible to apply.

Physical Fitness: NDA 2021 Exam Dates

  • Those who have resigned or withdrawn from any of the training academies of Armed Forces on disciplinary grounds will not be considered eligible.
  • Candidates must be physically fit according to the physical standards set by the commission for admission into NDA.

What should I Study for NDA? Check Exam Pattern & Syllabus

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NDA 2021 Exam Pattern – NDA 2021 Exam Dates

Students can check the details of the NDA Exam pattern below:

  • Exam Mode: NDA exam will be held on twice through in Pen and Paper (offline) mode.
  • Language of Paper: The language of the paper will be in English or Hindi language.
  • Type of Questions: The objective type of questions will be asked in the paper.
  • Number of Sections: The paper will be divided into two sections – Mathematics & General Ability Test.
  • Total Marks: Paper will be of total 900 marks (Mathematics – 300; General Ability Test – 600). Also the interview round (SSB) will be of 900 marks.
  • Duration of the Exam: The time duration to complete the paper will be of 5 hours (2½ hours each).
  • Marking Scheme: 33% of the mark assigned to the question will be deducted for each incorrect answer.

Know distribution of marks and time duration for each subject:

SubjectCodeTime DurationMaximum Marks
Mathematics012 hrs and 30 min300
General Ability test022 hrs and 30 min600
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NDA 2021 Syllabus – NDA 2021 Exam Dates

NDA Syllabus will have various topics from Mathematics, English, and General Knowledge subjects. Students can check the complete syllabus online mode on the website.

Students can check the important topics coming in English, Mathematics & G.K subjects in the below-given section:


The question paper of English will be designed for testing the student’s understanding of English and workman-like use of words. The syllabus covers various aspects like Grammar, Vocabulary, Comprehension, and usage, and cohesion in extended text to test the candidate’s proficiency in English.


Matrices & Determinants, Analytical Geometry of two and three Dimensions, Integral calculus and Differential Equations, Algebra, Trigonometry, Statistics and Probability, Differential Calculus, Vector Algebra, etc.

General Knowledge:

The paper on General Knowledge in NDA will cover various topics from the subjects – Physics, Chemistry, Social Studies, General Science, and Geography & Current Events.

The answers given by the candidates will show their intelligent understanding and knowledge of the subject.

NDA 2021 Preparation Tips

To secure good marks in the exam and qualify for the exam, candidates can take help of the below given NDA preparation tips:

  • Students should start their preparation of exam earlier.
  • Plan a study routine and follow it in disciplined manner.
  • Solve sample papers and previous year questions papers.
  • Study for the exam using good study material which is highly recommended by the experienced professionals.
  • Attempt mock test and analyze your preparation level.

FAQS (Frequently Asked Questions)

Question: When will the registration process start?

Question: Can I appear for both NDA I and II?

Question: At the time of registration, by mistake I filled some details incorrect. Can I modify the details?

Question: Are females eligible to apply for NDA?

Question: Is there any negative marking in the NDA exam?

Question: Can married males apply for NDA?

Question: I am appearing in the 12th level. Can I apply for NDA?

Question: I don’t have Physics & Mathematics as a subject in my 12th level. Can I apply for NDA?

Question: What is the complete selection procedure in NDA?

NDA 2021 Answer Key

NDA Answer Key has been released by various coaching institutions. No official answer key is released by UPSC. It is available in various sets for various subjects. The key will be available only online and cannot be obtained through any other medium.

Through the answer key, candidates are able to calculate their expected score of NDA.  It will be presented for downloading in PDF format.

NDA 2021 SSB Interview

NDA SSB Interview round will be organized after the written test. Candidates clearing the written test round will be considered eligible for the interview and medical round. SSB will be organized in a number of rounds.

It will be held in five days and candidates have to necessarily appear in all the rounds. On the first day, psychological tests will be done. The second-day test will be of situation reaction test, word association test, self-description test, and thematic apperception test.

Military Planning Exercise, Group Discussion Test, Intergroup Obstacle race, Lecturettes, Snake Race, Progressive Group Task, command task & personal interview, half group task will be done on the third day of interview for candidates by the President.

On the last two days – fourth and fifth tests will be done related to Final Group Task, Individual Obstacles, Interview for remaining candidates, final board conference & announcement of results.

If you have any other queries related to NDA 2021, you can ask your query in the comments section below.