NDA (I) 2019 Application form has been started from 9th January 2019. The UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) will conduct the NDA 2019 examination. It is a national level entrance test. The UPSC NDA exam is conducted to recruit candidates in the Army, Navy and Air Force. This exam is conducted two times in a year, i.e. NDA I and NDA II. It is a two tier examination, after qualifying the written test candidates will also have to clear the SSB interview round.

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NDA Exam Pattern

The exam pattern details are given here:

Type of Question: There will be objective type questions asked in the examination.

Exam Mode: The exam will be conducted through pen and paper-based mode.

Exam Duration: Two and half hour duration will be given for Code 1 and Code 2.

Section: The exam will consist of two sections like Mathematics and General Ability Test.

Language: The question paper will be asked in bilingual, i.e. English & Hindi only.

Negative Marking: There will be negative marking done for wrong answers.

Subject Code Duration Maximum Marks
Mathematics 1 2 ½ Hours 300
General Ability Test 2 2 ½ Hours 600
Total 900
SBS Interview 900
Grand Total 1800


NDA 2019 : Important Date
Release of notification 9th January 2019 7th August 2019
Application form available 9th January 2019 7th August 2019
End date to submit the application 4th February 2019 3rd September 2019
Admit card release 1 or 2 weeks before the exam 1 or 2 weeks before the exam
Exam date 21st April 2019 17th November 2019
Declaration of result May 2019 November 2019