UPSC NDA, NA (II) 2020 notification released: Registration begins, apply before 6 July at upsconline.nic.in

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), on Tuesday, has released online applications for the National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (II) 2020

FP Trending June 16, 2020 18:19:55 IST
UPSC NDA, NA (II) 2020 notification released: Registration begins, apply before 6 July at upsconline.nic.in

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), on Tuesday, has released online applications for the National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (II) 2020. Willing and eligible candidates can apply for the examination at the website - upsconline.nic.in till 6 pm of 6 July.

As per the notification released by UPSC, the online applications can be withdrawn between 13 to 19 July.

UPSC NDA NA II 2020 notification released Registration begins apply before 6 July at upsconlinenicin

Representational image. PTI

The commission will conduct the examination on 6 September.

According to a report by Hindustan Times, the NDA, NA (II) notification 2020 was earlier scheduled to be released on 10 June but was postponed to 16 June.

A report in The Times of India mentions that in the Part I registration, applicants will be required to submit basic information. After submission of details, candidates will be prompted to check and make corrections in the form if needed.

The Part II Registration will consists of filling up payment details, uploading of photograph, signature, photo identity card document, selection of examination centre and agreeing to declaration.

Age limit:

Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2 January 2002 and not later than 1 January, 2005 are eligible.

Educational Qualification: 

(i) 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) 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.

For further details, applicants can click here - https://upsc.gov.in/sites/default/files/NDA_NA_II_2020_Notifi_Eng.pdf

A report by The Indian Express mentions that candidates who qualify the UPSC NDA will be called for SSB interview. On the final selection, they will be recruited in the Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force wings of the NDA, and for the Indian Naval Academy Courses (INAC) for training.

Updated Date:

also read

Slew of attacks in J&K points to Pakistan increasing infiltration attempts since Taliban takeover in Afghanistan
India

Slew of attacks in J&K points to Pakistan increasing infiltration attempts since Taliban takeover in Afghanistan

Indian and Pakistani troops in February reasserted their commitment to uphold the ceasefire agreement and hold fire along the LoC, which was welcomed by both the separatist and mainstream leaders

Prime Minister Narendra Modi silent on inflation, fuel prices, 'murder of farmers', says Rahul Gandhi
India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi silent on inflation, fuel prices, 'murder of farmers', says Rahul Gandhi

The Congress leader also targeted the government over Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane’s "China was here to stay" remark in the context of stand-off in eastern Ladakh

Top US naval commander meets India Navy chief in New Delhi, discusses maritime security and military cooperation
India

Top US naval commander meets India Navy chief in New Delhi, discusses maritime security and military cooperation

Admiral Gilday is on a five-day visit to India, in which he met Indian Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh to firm up defence ties