The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has published the notification for National Defence Academy & Naval Academy Examination (I), 2021 on its official website. Through this notification, the commission has notified total 370 vacancies in National Defence Academy and 30 Vacancies in Naval Academy. Selected candidates through this exam will join the NDA/NA as Officer Cadet and after successful training, they will join the Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force as Lieutenant, Sub Lieutenant and Flying Officer respectively. Complete details regarding UPSC NDA/NA Exam (I) 2020 are given below.
Name of Exam: UPSC NDA / NA Examination I 2021
Name of Organization: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will conduct the recruitment exam and selected candidates will join Indian Army, Navy and Air Force depending upon their rank and preference.
Post Name: Lieutenant in Indian Army, Sub Lieutenant in Indian Navy and Flying Officer in Indian Air Force (After Training).
Total Vacancy: Total vacancies are 400. Details of vacancies are given below –
Job Type: Permanent.
Job Location: Anywhere in India
Salary / Pay Scale: 7th Pay Matrix Level 10 (Initial basic pay Rs. 56,100/- + Allowances as per rules – After Training).
Educational Qualification: Educational qualification details are as under –
- For Army Wing of NDA: 12th Class pass
- 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 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
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.
Experience (If Any): Freshers are eligible.
Age Limit: Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 02nd July, 2002 and not later than 1st July, 2005 are eligible.
Selection Process: Through UPSC NDA / NA Written Exam and SSB Interview.
Application Fees: Rs. 100/-. No Fees for SC/ST candidates / Sons of JCOs / NCOs / ORs are exempted from payment of fee.
Last Date of Online Application: 19-01-2021 till 1800 hrs.