National Defence Service

The National Defence Academy (NDA) is the Joint Services academy of the Indian Armed Forces, where cadets of the three services, the Army, the Navy and the Air Force train together before they go on to pre-commissioning training in their respective service academies. The NDA is located at Khadakwasla near Pune, Maharashtra. It is the first tri-service academy in the world.

NDA/NA Exam Pattern 2015

Two papers with objective type question:-

1. Mathematics 2 hours 30 minutes 300 (MARKS)
2. General Ability Test 2 hours 30 minutes 300 (MARKS)
Total Marks (900).
The Interview/Personality Test will be of 900 marks.

The Grand Total 1800 Marks

Summary of the Latest Pattern of National Defence Service (NDA/NA) Examination

=>General Ability Test (code No. 01) -150 Question -600 Marks -2 Hr 30 Minutes- (-0.33) Wrong Answer

The General Ability Test is in two parts on is part "A" English and Part "B" -General Knowledge.

Part "A"- English - 200 Marks
Question paper for English exam will be designed to test the candidate's understanding of English and workman like use of word. The syllabus covers various aspects like: Grammar and usage, vocabulary, comprehension and cohesion in extended text to test the candidate's proficiency in English
Part "B"- General Knowledge - 400 Marks
Section A (Physic), Section B (Chemistry), Section C (General Science) Section D (History), Freedom Movement etc Section E (Geography), Section F (Current Events).

=>Mathematics (Code No. 02) - 120 Question - 300 Marks - 2 Hr 30 (0.33 Wrong) Answer

Question In mathematics paper will be based on algebra, Determinants and Matrices, Trigonometry, Analytical Geometry of two and three Dimensions. Differential calculus, Integral calculus and Differential equations, Vector Algebra, statistics and Probability