UPSC NDA & NA (I) in 2024

Name of the Post: UPSC NDA & NA (I) Online Form 2024

Post Date: 20-12-2023

Total Vacancy: 400


Brief Information:

A notification on the National Defense Academy and Naval Academy Examination I, 2024, has been released by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). Candidates who fit the requirements can apply online and view the comprehensive notification. This prestigious examination serves as a gateway for individuals aspiring to join the esteemed National Defence Academy and Naval Academy. The announcement signifies an opportunity for eligible candidates to pursue a career in defense services. Prospective applicants are encouraged to carefully review the provided information, ensuring compliance with all eligibility criteria, and follow the online application process outlined by UPSC for this significant examination.


Application Fee

The application fee for candidates falls into two categories: Rs. 100/- for Others and NIL for Female/SC/ST candidates. Payment options include depositing the fee in any branch of SBI by cash or using the net banking facility of any bank. It's important for applicants to note these distinctions and choose the appropriate payment method. The specified dates for fee payment and other crucial steps in the application process must be strictly followed to ensure a smooth and successful submission. Adhering to these guidelines is essential for completing the application process accurately and within the specified timeframe.


Important Dates

Starting Date for Apply Online


Last Date to Apply Online &  Fee


Last Date for Fee

08-01-2023 till 06:00 PM

Last Date Fee(Online):


Modification Dates:

10-01-2024 to 16-01-2024

Date of Exam:


Date for Downloading of admit Card

 Before Exam



Age Limit

The age criteria for eligibility stipulate that candidates must have been born not earlier than July 2, 2005, and not later than July 1, 2008. This defined age range ensures that applicants fall within a specified timeframe, maintaining fairness and consistency in the selection process. Prospective candidates are advised to carefully review these age specifications to confirm their eligibility before proceeding with the application.



Candidates must have a 12th class pass certificate from the 10+2 pattern of school education. Additionally, a 12th class pass with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics of the 10+2 pattern is required. These qualifications ensure a foundational educational background, emphasizing proficiency in science and mathematics disciplines for the specified position.



Post Name


National Defence Academy


Naval Academy Exam