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National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (II), 2013

Introduction: 

Union Public Service Commission will conduct an Examination for National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (II), 2013 for admission to the Army, Navy, and Air force.

Exam: 
UPSC
4 May 2013
Deadline: 
3 Jun 2013
Exam Date: 
11 Aug 2013
Vacancies: 

Total

Army

Navy

Air Force

Indian Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme)

355

195

39

66

55

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. 

(b) Age Limits, Sex and Marital Status:
Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd July, 1995 and not later than 1st January, 1998 are eligible. 

(c) Educational Qualifications:
(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 examination. Such candidates who qualify the SSB interview but could not produce Matriculation/10+2 or equivalent certificate in original at the time of SSB Interview should forward duly attested photocopies to Addl. Directorate General of Recruiting, Army HQ, West Block-III, R.K. Puram, New Delhi-110066' and for Naval Academy candidates to 'Naval Headquarters, DMPR, OI&R Section, Room No. 204, `C' Wing, Sena Bhavan, New Delhi-110011' by 11th June, 2013 failing which their candidature will be cancelled.
 All other candidates who have produced their matriculation and 10+2 pass or equivalent certificates in original at the time of attending the SSB interview and have got the same verified by the SSB authorities are not required to submit the same to Army HQ or Naval HQ as the case may be. Certificates in original issued by the Principals of the institutions are also acceptable in cases where Boards/ Universities have not yet issued certificates. Certified true copies/Photostat copies of such certificates will not be accepted.

Selection Procedure: 

Candidates have to appear for Written Examination.
Scheme of Examination: 

Subject

Code

Duration

Maximum Marks

Mathematics

01

2 ½ Hours

300

General Ability Test

02

2 ½ Hours

600

 

 

Total

900

SSB Test/Interview:

900

How To Apply: 

Candidates are required to apply Online by using the website www.upsconline. nic.in Detailed instructions for filling up online applications are available on the mentioned website.

Application fees: 

Candidates (excepting SC/ST candidates/ Sons of JCOs/NCOs/ORs are exempted from payment of fee) are required to pay a fee of Rs. 100/- (Rupees Fifty only)

Additional Information: 

The official notification can be downloaded here