NATIONAL DEFENCE ACADEMY (NDA) & NAVAL ACADEMY (NA) 2014 ENTRANCE EXAM is conducted twice in an year. The first attempt of NDA & NA 2014 entrance exam will be conducted on 20th April, 2014 and the second attempt of NDA & NA 2014 Entrance Exam is scheduled for 28th September, 2014. Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is the body responsible for conducting entrance exam of NDA & NA 2014. The time span for course training is 3 years and the candidate applying should be unmarried male. The notifications and application form will be released on 21st December, 2013. The recruitment of candidates will be in the Army, Navy, Air Force Wings of the National Defence Academy through entrance exam of National Defence Academy (NDA). The National Defence Academy (NDA) is the joint service academy of the Indian Armed Forces. It is the first tri- service academy in the world and is rated the best in the world.
IMPORTANT DATES OF NDA & NA 2014 ENTRANCE EXAM ARE AS FOLLOWS:
- Application Form and Notification Releases on 21st December, 2013 for April Attempt.
- Last date of Submission of Form is 20th January, 2014
- Date of NDA & NA 2014 (April Attempt) is scheduled for 20th April, 2014.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA OF NDA & NA 2014 ENTRANCE EXAM:
- The candidate applying for NDA & NA 2014 Entrance Exam must either be a citizen of India or Subject of Bhutan or Nepal.
- A Tibetan refugee candidate is also eligible to apply provided the candidate must have shifted to India before 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanent settlement in India.
- A candidate or person of Indian origin who has migrated from Burma, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and East African countries of Kenya, United Republic Of Tanzania, Uganda, Zaire, Ethiopia, Vietnam with the thought of permanent settling in India.
- The male candidates applying for the NDA & NA 2014 Entrance Exam must be unmarried and must have attained the age of 16 and half but not be older than 19 years on 1st January or 1st July of the year succeeding the year of examination.
- The candidates with subject to Nepal, Bhutan, Tibetan refugee or those who have migrated are expected to produce the “Certificate Of Eligibility” issued by Government Of India.
The application form for NDA & NA 2014 Entrance Exam will be released on 21st December, 2014 and the last date for receipt of application form is 20th January, 2014. The candidates are required to fill the application form online only although the the payment for the application form which is the application fee can be made in the online or offline modes. To fill the application form the candidates will have to go the UPSC official website and register or apply for the entrance exam of NDA & NA 2014.
APPLICATION FEE OF NDA & NA 2014 ENTRANCE EXAM:
- The application fee can be paid in online and offline mode which means it can be paid through online gateways including credit card, debit card or net banking and in offline mode the candidate can go to any branch of SBI bank and make payment.
- The candidate are required to pay a amount of Rs. 100 and it is applicable for General Category and OBC category students.
- The candidates of SC, ST category and sons of NCO, JCO, OR are exempted from paying the application fee.