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NDA Exam Pattern and Syllabus 2019 Subject-Wise Marking Scheme, pdf

NDA Exam Pattern

Latest NDA Exam Pattern and Syllabus PDF has been updated now on official website of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). NDA Exam Pattern contains details about type of questions, exam mode, duration, Subject-Wise Marking Scheme etc.

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is the main conducting authority organizes a national level entrance exam known as NDA Exam. This exam is conducted by UPSC for providing an opportunity to the candidates to join any of the wings which include Indian Army, Navy and Air Force.

NDA Exam Pattern:

Along with NDA Exam, candidates will have to undergo intelligence and physical tests taken by the experts of UPSC. Here, we have provided details about NDA Exam Pattern 2019 that provides you the complete format in which the exam will be asked.

To understand the NDA Exam Scheme you must check NDA Entrance Exam Pattern. Apart from it, our team members (www.recruitmentinboxx.com) have provided NDA Exam Pattern 2019 in detail on this page. So, have a glance…..

NDA Exam Pattern

NDA 2019 Exam Pattern Highlights:

Exam Mode and MediumOffline (Pen Paper Based)
in English and Hindi
Number of sections02
NDA Question Paper TypeObjective or MCQ
Total Number of Questions270 Questions (120 from
Mathematics and 150
from General Ability Test)
NDA 2019 Total Marks for Entrance Test900 Marks (300 Marks
for Mathematics and
600 Marks for General Ability Test)
NDA Exam duration2.30 hours (Each Section)

NDA and NA Exam Pattern:

  • Pattern Of NDA Exam will be in two subsequent sections; (a) written test and intelligence & (b) personality test.
  • The question paper of written test will contain objective type questions and sectioned in code 1 & 2.
  • Code 1 will comprise of Mathematics questions of 300 marks & code 2 will comprise of general ability questions of 600 marks.
  • Code 2 will be divided in 2 sections that is A & B. Section A will cover Math of 200 marks while section B will cover general knowledge of 400 marks.
  • The language paper will be of both English & Hindi.
  • Each question will have four optional answer candidates have to mark on the right one only.
  • There will be negative marking for incorrect answer as per UPSC NDA Exam Pattern 2019.
  • Candidates use only black ball pen to mark answers.
  • The NDA exam paper will be consisted of two parts i.e. Mathematics and General Ability Test.
  • The paper will be through offline mode as per UPSC Exam Pattern For NDA.

Do You Know: How To Prepare For NDA Written Exam

NDA 2 Exam Pattern 2019

Here below you can see the UPSC National Defense Academy and Naval Academy Examination Pattern and should prepare for exam as according to it:

SubjectMaximum Marks
Mathematics (Code 1)300
General Ability Test
(Section-1: English) (Code 2)
SSB Test/Interview900

NDA Exam Pattern 2019 Subject-Wise Distribution Of Marks:

Geeneral Science40
History, Freedom Movement, etc.80
Curent Events40

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NDA Exam Pattern Negative Marking:

As according to the UPSC NDA Exam Pattern 2019, there will be negative marking for wrong answers as well as if candidates select more than one option for answer, it will be considered wrong answer, even if the one question will be correct and negative marking will be applicable to that question according to the NDA NA Exam Pattern. If any question is left unanswered, no marks will be deducted.

SubjectsTotal MarksMarks for Correct AnswerMarks for Incorrect Answer
General Knowledge6004 -1.33

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UPSC NDA II Exam Centres:

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AgartalaPanaji (Goa)
AizawlPort Blair

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What is the Pattern of NDA Exam

Most of the students were start their NDA exam preparations without having proper knowledge of NDA Exam format, exam scheme etc. Students have no idea about how many marks divided into all subjects, NDA Exam scores pattern, what are relevant topics, negative marking, what they should prepare first, etc. here you find all answers to these questions. Qualified candidates in NDA written test will be called for further process that is SSB Interview test which will follow by intelligence, physical and medical test.

NDA Syllabus 2019:

The NDA syllabus will comprise of mathematics, English and general knowledge sections. Candidates can download the NDA 2019 syllabus by pressing direct Official Link mentioned below. Through NDA Syllabus 2019, candidates can prepare well for upcoming NDA Exam.

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NDA I Exam Dates:

EventsNDA Exam Dates
Release of NDA notification09-01-2019
NDA Application form available09-01-2019
End date to submit the application04-02-2019
NDA Admit card release1 or 2 weeks before the exam
NDA Exam date21-04-2019
Declaration of NDA ResultMay 2019

NDA II Exam Pattern:

EventsNDA Exam Dates
Release of NDA Exam notification07-08-2019
NDA Application Form available07-08-2019
End date to submit the NDA application03-09-2019
NDA Admit Card release1 or 2 weeks before the exam
NDA Exam Dates17-11-2019
Declaration of NDA ResultNovember 2019

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