NDA Recruitment 2016, Online Application for 410 Posts. National Defence and Naval Academies (NDA) under Union Public Service Commission invites application form from unmarried male candidates to participate in the examination for the commencing year 2017. Selected individuals will work as Officers in respective Cadets of National Defence and Naval Academy, after training. Only Indian citizens can apply for these posts.
Candidates those who are appearing/ completed 12th examination can apply for these posts. Individuals those who had failed INSB/ PABT earlier, cannot apply for Air Force vacancies. The decision of Commission will be final in all matters regarding this recruitment. It is notable that, selected aspirants should not get married till the training period (as given below).
NDA Recruitment 2016
The total vacancies mentioned for NDA recruitment 2016 are tentative and can be changed at any time. Exam centre allotments will be on the basis of first-apply-first-allotment manner. Aspirants hired under Army/ Navy/ Air Force will undergo training for 3 years in National Defence Academy. Such candidates will receive B. Tech (after completing training in Pre-Commissioning Training Academy)/ B.Sc/ B.A degree.
Naval Academy appointees will be awarded with B.Tech degree after successful completion of 4 years training. After passing out from concerned Academies, they will be appointed in respective Cadets. Also, they will get Promotions as per their service periods. Go through below section for further details.
|Organisation||National Defence and Naval Academies (NDA)|
|Designation||Cadet Entry Scheme, Army, Air Force|
|Vacancy Nos||410||Last Date||14-07-2016|
NDA Vacancy Details
|A||National Defence Academy|
|1||10 + 2 Cadet Entry Scheme||55|
Eligible Qualifications to Apply for NDA Examination
Candidates willing to apply for this NDA examination must have passed 12th (10+2 pattern) or any equivalent examination in concerned subjects from recognized education board or institution.
NDA Recruitment 2016 Essential Physical Standards
Individuals those who wish to apply for the 410 posts in NDA should be fit as per NDA physical standards. The guidelines and standards are given in official website of UPSC.
Age Criteria to Apply for 410 Vacancies
Persons applying for this NDA examination should have born between January 2, 1998 and January 1, 2001. Also, they should submit relevant documents for age proof when intimated by Commission.
NDA Methods of Selection
NDA will conduct Written Exam and Service Selection Board (SSB) Interview/ Personality Test for applying candidates. Before three weeks of examination, e-Admit Card can be downloaded from the UPSC website. Individuals qualifying in these rounds of selection will only get admission to the concerned courses.
Candidates appearing for interview should bring relevant original documents for verification. Applicants attending SSB interview (as per the date intimated in call letter) for the first time will get to and fro bus / rail fare within Indian limits. SSB Test / Interview will be conducted for 900 marks.
Exam Pattern of NDA/NA Recruitment
OMR sheets are provided for Written Examination of 410 posts. Participants should use black ball pen for this exam. For each wrong answer, penalty is applicable. The written exam will be conducted with questions from Mathematics (300 marks) and General Ability Test (600 marks). Each subject will carry 2 ½ duration.
Salary Scale of NDA/NA Trainees
During Cadet training, the 410 appointees of NDA will get a stipend of Rs.21000/- per month. After training, based on their ranks they will get salary as given below,
|Lt to Maj||Rs.15600 – 39100/-|
|Lt Col to Maj Gen||Rs.37400 – 67000/-|
|Lt Gen HAG Scale||Rs.67000 – 79000/-|
Apart from this, they will get Grade Pay from Rs.5400 – 10000/- (based on their ranks) and Military Service Pay of Rs.6000/-. Also, they will get other allowances and benefits as per Commission rules.
Fee Payment Mode for NDA Recruitment
Except SC/ ST candidates and sons of serving JCO/ NCO/ OR officers, all others applying for 410 posts in NDA should remit a fee of Rs.100/-. This fee can be paid by Cash in any of the SBI branch using system generated Pay-in-slip.
The same fee can be deposited using Net banking facility of respective state banks (given in website) or through Debit/ Credit/ Master Card/ Visa. Fee once paid is non-refundable.
NDA Recruitment 2016 Applying Mode
Online mode of application submission is only entertained by UPSC, to apply for NDA posts. Before applying, keep scanned copy of photograph & signature and valid email id with you. Fill the application form given in official website of UPSC (as per the instructions).
Applicants serving in government service should inform their Head Office/ Department and concerned authorities (in writing) that they had applied for this examination. The proof of fee payment should be submitted to Commission by hand or Speed Post (within 10 days, as applicable).
Note: Individuals submitting multiple applications should note that applications with higher Registration ID (RID) will only be considered and fee paid against one RID shall not be entertained for other RID. For any queries contact on: 011 – 23385271 / 011 – 23381125/011 – 23098543 and to notify change of address communicate with concerned address in website.
Important Date of NDA Recruitment 2016
|Final date of application submission and fee payment through On-line||July 15, 2016|
|Last date for paying fee by cash||July 14, 2016|
|Examination date||September 18, 2016 (tentative)|
|SSB Interview date||Between January 2017 to April 2017|
|Course starting date||July 2, 2017|