UPSC Recruitment 2018 – 415 Vacancies for NDA and Naval Academy
UPSC Recruitment 2018 – 415 Vacancies for NDA and Naval Academy
NATIONAL DEFENSE ACADEMY & NAVAL ACADEMY EXAMINATION (I), 2018
|Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released a notification for the recruitment of 415 vacancies in National Defence Academy and Naval Academy for Army, Navy, Air Force and Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme). Interested candidates may check the vacancy details and apply online from 15-01-2018 to 05-02-2018.
More details about UPSC Recruitment (2018), including number of vacancies, eligibility criteria, selection procedure, how to apply and important dates, are given below:
•Post Name: National Defence Academy
•Post Name: Naval Academy
|Job Location: All India|
Eligibility Criteria for NDA and Naval Academy:
For Army Wing: Candidates should have passed 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination conducted by a State Education Board or a University.
|Age Limit: Should be born not earlier than 02-07-1999 and not later than 01-07-2002|
Selection Process: Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of the Written Examination, SSB Interview and Physical Test.
|Application Fee: General/UR/OBC Candidates have to pay Rs. 100 through SBI Bank Challan or using Net-banking/Credit or Debit Card. SC/ST Candidates/Sons of JCOs/NCOs/ORs don’t have to pay any fee.|
How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply online through UPSC website – https://upsconline.nic.in/ – from 15-01-2018 to 05-02-2018.
• Starting Date of Online Application: 15-01-2018
• Last Date of Online Application: 05-02-2018
• Last Date Submission of Application Fee in Bank: 04-02-2018
- Army : 208
- Navy : 60
- Air Force : 92
- Exam mode: Offline
- Exam Pattern : Multiple Type Questions
- Exam will be bilingual in Nature, English as well as Hindi.
- There will be negative marking of One third (0.33) for every wrong answer.
Application Fee: Rs.100/-
SC/ST candidates/sons of serving/ex-Junior Commissioned Officers/Non Commissioned Officers/Other Ranks of Army and equivalent ranks in the Indian Navy/Indian Air Force are exempted from payment of fee.
eligibility conditions for admission to the Examination. Their admission at all the
stages of the examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the
prescribed eligibility conditions.
Mere issue of Admission Certificate to the candidate will not imply that his
candidature has been finally cleared by the Commission.
Verification of eligibility conditions with reference to original documents is taken up
only after the candidate has qualified for interview/Personality Test.
Candidates are required to apply online by using the website upsconline.nic.in Brief
instructions for filling up the online Application Form have been given in the
Appendix-II. Detailed instructions are available on the above mentioned website.
The Online Applications can be filled upto 05th February, 2018 till 6.00 PM.
commencement of the examination. The e-Admit Card will be made available on
the UPSC website (upsc.gov.in) for being downloaded by candidates. No Admit
Card will be sent by post. All the applicants are required to provide valid & active
e-mail id while filling up online application form as the Commission may use
electronic mode for contacting them.
Candidates should note that there will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong
answers marked by a candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers.
candidates must use black ball pen only Pens with any other colour are
prohibited. Do not use Pencil or Ink pen. Candidates should note that any
omission/mistake/discrepancy in encoding/filling of details in the OMR answer
sheet especially with regard to Roll Number and Test Booklet Series Code will
render the answer sheet liable for rejection. Candidates are further advised to
read carefully the “Special Instructions” contained in Appendix-III of the
In case of any guidances/information/clarification regarding their application,
candidature etc. candidates can contact UPSC’s Facilitation Counter near Gate ‘C’
of its campus in person or over Telephone No.011-23385271/011-23381125/011-
23098543 on working days between 10.00 hrs. to 17.00 hrs.
allowed inside the premises where the examination is being conducted. Any
infringement of these instructions shall entail disciplinary action including ban
from future examinations.
including mobile phones/pagers/bluetooth or any valuable/costly items to the
venue of the examination as arrangements for safe keeping cannot be assured.
Commission will not be responsible for any loss in this regard.
CENTRES OF EXAMINATION:
The Examination will be held at the following Centres :
Agartala, Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Allahabad, Bengaluru, Bareilly, Bhopal,
Chandigarh, Chennai, Cuttack, Dehradun, Delhi, Dharwad, Dispur, Gangtok,
Hyderabad, Imphal, Itanagar, Jaipur, Jammu, Jorhat, Kochi, Kohima, Kolkata,
Lucknow, Madurai, Mumbai, Nagpur, Panaji (Goa), Patna, Port Blair, Raipur,
Ranchi, Sambalpur, Shillong, Shimla, Srinagar, Thiruvananthapuram,
Tirupati, Udaipur and Vishakhapatnam.
Applicants should note that there will be a ceiling on the number of
candidates allotted to each of the centres except Chennai, Dispur, Kolkata and
Nagpur. Allotment of Centres will be on the first-apply-first-allot basis and
once the capacity of a particular centre is attained, the same will be frozen.
Applicants, who cannot get a centre of their choice due to ceiling, will be
required to choose a Centre from the remaining ones. Applicants are, thus,
advised that they may apply early so that they could get a Centre of their
N.B. : Notwithstanding the aforesaid provision, Commission reserves the
right to change the Centres at their discretion if the situation demands.
Candidates admitted to the examination will be informed of the time table
and place or places of examination. Candidates should note that no request
for change of centre will be granted.
CONDITIONS OF ELIGIBILITY :
(a) Nationality : A candidate must either be :
(i) a citizen of India, or
(ii) a subject of Bhutan, or
(iii) a subject of Nepal, or
(iv) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January, 1962
with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
(v) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri
Lanka and East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of
Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia or Vietnam with the intention
of permanently settling in India.
Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) and (v)
above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been
issued by the Government of India.
Certificate of eligibility will not, however, be necessary in the case of
candidates who are Gorkha subjects of Nepal.
(i) For Army Wing of National Defence Academy :—12th Class pass of the
10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination conducted by a
State Education Board or a University.
(ii) 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 of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent with Physics and
Mathematics conducted by a State Education Board or a University.
Candidates who are appearing in the 12th Class under the 10+2 pattern of
School Education or equivalent examination can also apply for this