UPSC NDA II 2021: Union Public Service Commission, ­UPSC has released the official notification for the UPSC NDA II 2021 exam. The interested and eligible candidates for National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (II), 2021 can now go to the official website of the UPSC and check the notification for the exam. The interested candidates can check details about their eligibility and UPSC NDA 2 application from the notification that was released today on June 9, 2021. The UPSC NDA 2 2021 application window is open for the eligible candidates till June 29, 2021.

Important Dates

Event Dates
UPSC NDA 2 Notification Date 09 June 2021
Starting Date for UPSC NDA 2 2021 Application Form 09 June 2021
Last date for online application for UPSC NDA 2 Registration 29 June 2021 till 6 PM
Online Application Withdrawn Date 06 July to 12 July 2021
UPSC NDA 2 Exam Date 05 September 2021.
UPSC NDA 2 Admit Card 2021 Date expected in August 2021
UPSC NDA NA 2 Result 2021 Date to be announced
UPSC NDA NA 2 Answer Key 2021 Date to be announced
UPSC NDA 2 Interview Date to be announced
Date for 149th Course for the NDA and 110th Course for the Naval Academy to be announced

Vacancy details

Total posts: 400

Name of the post:

  • National Defence Academy: 370 to include 208 for Army, 42 for Navy and 120 for Air Force (including 28 for ground Duties)
  • Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme): 30

Note: Vacancies are provisional and may be changed depending on the availability of training capacity of National Defence Academy and Indian Naval Academy.

UPSC NDA II 2021: Eligibility

Candidates applying for UPSC NDA II 2021 exam must have pass Class 12 with physics, chemistry and mathematics from a recognized board. The candidates also need to be a citizen of India. The application fee for general category candidates is Rs. 100, while the reserved category candidates need not pay any fee.

Those who will qualify for the UPSC NDA exam will get a monthly stipend of Rs. 56100 during the training period. Check the official notification thorougly before starting UPSC NDA II 2021 registration.

Age Limit:

Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2 January, 2003 and not later than 01 January 2006 are eligible. 

UPSC NDA 2 Physical Standard:

Candidates must be physically fit according to physical standards for admission to National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (I), 2021.


a citizen of India, or

 a subject of Nepal, or

a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or

or 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 IndiaUPSC NDA 2021 Selection Procedure 

Selection Process for UPSC NDA 2 2021 

The selection will be done on the basis of:

  1. Written Test – 900 Marks
  2. SSB Interview/Personality Test – 900 Marks

UPSC NDA 2 Exam Pattern 2021

There will be objective-type questions on:

Subject No. of Questions Marks Time
Maths (Post Code – 01) 120 300 2 Hours & 30 Minutes
General Ability Test (Post Code – 02) 150 600 2 Hours & 30 Minutes

There will Negative Marking for wrong answers marked.

How to apply

Candidates are required to apply online by using the website

The commission has introduced the facility of withdrawal of application for those candidates who do not want to appear for the examination.

The applicants are advised to submit only single application; however, if due to any unavoidable situation, if he submits another/multiple applications, then he must ensure that application with the higher RID is complete in all respects like applicants’ details, examination centre, photograph, signature, photo identity card document, fee etc.

Direct link to apply for UPSC NDA/NA II Exam 2021

Direct link for UPSC NDA/NA II Exam 2021 Notification