“SERVICE BEFORE SELF”

If this is your motto then National Defence Academy is the right choice to accomplish it

ABOUT NATIONAL DEFENCE ACADEMY – NDA

The National Defence Academy located in Pune, Maharastra is the common platform for training the three wings of Indian Defence namely Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force.

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COURSE STRUCTURE FOR NATIONAL DEFENCE ACADEMY 

NDA Flowchart

NDA is the core foundation for a career in the Indian military services.Training as well as education program has a 4 year time period. In the initial three years cover courses in all subjects for a University Degree plus the basic training of basic military sciences. After the successful completion of the three years the cadet gets a University Degree. The final year puts more emphasise on the specialization into the particular branch of the Indian military services that a cadet desires to join. Army cadets go to the IMA at Dehra Dun, Air Force cadets to the flying training establishments in Hyderabad and the Naval cadets for Midshipman training to the Training Ships.

QUALIFICATION/ELIGIBILITY REQUIRED FOR NDA

The procedure of Admission to the NDA is organised twice in a year with the help of an entrance examination, which will be taken in every six months by the UPSC. Candidates who got selected from the competitive exam, they are called for a multiple-round interviews covering physiological and group testing and also a thorough medical examination.

General Questions we encounter

Can i join NDA after 10th ?

 

NO. You can join NDA only after +2. But you can start preparing for NDA exam after 10th. Any student who is studying 12th std can apply and write the exam twice in a year.
 

How many times can i appear in NDA exam ?

 

 

The age limit for joining NDA is 16.5 to 19.5 years. Technically, a student can appear 3 to 6 times within 3 years.

Can girls apply for National Defence academy ?

Answer

NO. NDA is only for boys. Girls studying PCM with Biology in +2 can apply for AFMC- Armed Forces Medical College

ELIGIBILITY FOR NDA

  • Age Limit: 16 ½ to 19 yrs as of first day of the month in which course is being started.
  • Qualification: 12th Class (Appearing/Passed) of 10 + 2 System of Education for Army and with Physics and Mathematics for Air Force & Navy
  • Marital Status: Unmarried
  • Application to be Received by: As per UPSC notification
  • Date Commencement of Training: January and July

TRAINING ACADEMY:

NDA, Khadakwasla, Pune

DURATION OF TRAINING :

  • 3 Yrs at NDA and 1 Yrs at IMA, Dehradun (For Army cadets)
  • 3 Yrs at NDA and 1 Yrs at Naval Academy, Ezhimala (For Naval cadets)
  • 3 Yrs at NDA and 1 & ½ Yrs at AFA, Hyderabad (For AF cadets)

What our students say about us

Best Academy which creates the path to the Indian Defence
NAVEEN MANOHAR
Alumni
I'm a Soldier Entry student in this academy, i find it very useful to develop my physical condition.
YOGI V
Student

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Defence Academy Chennai & Coimbatore is a premier and the only full-fledged institute in Tamil Nadu who are training aspiring students to join the Indian Defence Services. The institute was established in the year 2005 under the leadership of Colonel CS Jayavel (Retd).

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Plot No. 22/23, SSV Mini Mahal, Narasingapuram Main Road, “Near Maduvankarai Bridge”, Guindy, Chennai – 600032
A-11, VOC Nagar, Near Police Quarters, Ganapathy, Gandhimaa Nagar, Peelamedu, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641006
90474 90480
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