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NDA/UPSC- National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (I), 2021-Notification


National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (I), 2021

 An Examination will be conducted by the Union Public Service Commission on 18th April, 2021 for admission to the Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA for the 147th Course, and for the 109th Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC) commencing from 2nd January, 2022.

The date of holding the examination as mentioned above is liable to be changed at the discretion of the Commission.

The approximate number of vacancies to be filled on the results of this examination will be as under :—

National Defence Academy : 370

to include

208 for Army,

42 for Navy and

120 for Air Force (including 28 for ground Duties)

Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme) : 30

Total : 400

Vacancies are provisional and may be changed depending on the availability of training capacity of National Defence Academy and Indian Naval Academy. 


Date of Notification30/12/2020
Date of Commencement of Examination18/04/2021
Duration of ExaminationOne Day
Last Date for Receipt of Applications19/01/2021 - 6:00pm
Date of Upload30/12/2020