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Last Date for NA & NDA 2023 is extended, here is all you should know about

The application process for NA/ NDA 2023 will be open for 2 more days, know important dates, eligibility, exam pattern, and more.

NA/ NDA 2023: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has informed that the application portal for NDA-I & CDS-I, 2023 will remain open for two more days. This year, the Commission has released a total vacancy of 395. Eligible candidates can now submit the application form till 12th January 2023 upto 6:00 PM.

To inform about the extension, UPSC has displayed the following note in its website today: “Last date of filling of the application form (NDA-I & CDS-I, 2023) is extended till 6:00 PM, 12th January 2023 for the inconvenience faced by candidates due to server slow-down.”

Also Read, CDS 2023 Application Form Out, get a chance to defend India


  • Only unmarried male/female candidates born not earlier than 2nd July 2004 and not later than 1st July 2007
  • For Army Wing of National Defence Academy: 12th Class pass/ appearing of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination conducted by a State Education Board or a University
  • For Air Force and Naval Wings of National Defence Academy and for the 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme at the Indian Naval Academy: 12th Class pass/ appearing with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent conducted by a State Education Board or a University

How to apply for NDA 2023

  • Firstly register yourself to the ONE TIME REGISTRATION platform of UPSC, Click here to learn more about UPSC One Time Registration
  • Go to the UPSC log-in page and log in
  • Verify your personal details given during Registration
  • Go to Dashboard and click on Apply to Active Notification
  • Click on the NDA/ NA exam link
  • Fill out the required details
  • Submit the exam form
  • Candidates have to pay ₹100 except Girls/ SC/ ST

NA/ NDA 2023 Selection Process

  • The candidates have to appear in an offline OMR-based examination
  • Candidates securing minimum cutoff will be called for 5 day SSB interview
  • On the basis of total marks secured by candidates in the Written Examination and the Services Selection Board Tests. The final allocation/selection for admission to the Army, Navy, and Air Force of the National Defence Academy and 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme of the Indian Naval Academy will be made up to the number of vacancies

Exam Pattern of NDA 2023

Mathematics2 hours and 30 minutes300
General Ability2 hours and 30 minutes600
SSB Interview5 Days900

Syllabus for NA/ NDA 2023

Mathematics Syllabus for NDA 2023

  • Algebra
  • Matrix and Determinants
  • Trigonometry
  • Analytical Geometry of 2 & 3 dimensions
  • Integral Calculus And Differential Calculus
  • Vector algebra
  • Statistics and probability

General Knowledge/ General Ability Syllabus for NDA 2023

  • English
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • History
  • Geography
  • Current Affairs

SSB Interview Process of NDA/ NA

The SSB procedure consists of two stage Selection processes – stage I and stage II. Only those candidates who clear stage I are permitted to appear for stage II. The details are as follows:

  • Stage I comprises Officer Intelligence Rating (OIR) tests are Picture Perception Description Test (PP&DT). The candidates will be shortlisted based on a combination of performance in the OIR Test and PP&DT
  • Stage II Comprises Interviews, Group Testing Officer Tasks, Psychology Tests, and the Conference. These tests are conducted over 4 days

Important Dates

Application Start Date21/12/2022
Application End Date12/01/2023
Application Withdraw Date18/01/2023 – 24/01/2023
Application Correction Window18/01/2023 – 24/01/2023
Exam Date16/04/2023

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Yuvraj Biswakarma

Yuvraj is one of the four Co-founders of this entity. He did his graduation in Physics, then B.Ed. and is currently pursuing his Master's degree. He has been contributing to the development of Bohikitap from the time when this was just an idea and has been a great performer to date.
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