Good News for female defence aspirants who are looking forward to joining the National Defence Academy after 10+2. Today UPSC has reopened NDA 2 2021 Exam Notification for girls, the last date to apply for this entry is 08 Oct 2021. The NDA 2 2021 examination will be conducted on 14 November 2021. Through this NDA 2 2021 exam girls can join National Defence Education.
In compliance with the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India’s interim direction permitting women candidates to take part in the National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (II), 2021 by its order dated 18/08/2021 in WP (C). No.1416/2020 filed by Kush Kalra Vs. UoI & Others, the Union Public Service Commission has decided to open the online portal of application on its website (upsconline.nic.in) for this Examination to enable the unmarried women candidates ONLY, who are otherwise eligible in terms of nationality, age, marital status, educational qualification, etc. as per the Notice for the said Examination (No. 10/2021-NDA-II), which was published on 09/06/2021 and is currently available on the Commission’s website. Physical standards and the number of vacancies for women candidates would be notified after receipt from Govt. of India (Ministry of Defence) in due course of time. The application will remain open for women candidates from 24.09.2021 to 08.10.2021 (till 6:00 P.M). No application will be accepted beyond the prescribed last date/time, i.e., 08.10.2021(till 6:00 P.M) or through any mode other than the aforesaid online mode. Women candidates are not required to pay fee for their application for this Examination.
The admission of the women candidates in the National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (II), 2021 will remain provisional and subject to the final outcome of the WP (C). No.1416/2020 or such other order(s) as may be passed by the Hon’ble Supreme Court and action by the Government of India in the matter.
NDA 2 2021 Exam Notification for girls Important Date
|NDA 2 2021 EXAM IMPORTANT EVENT||IMPORTANT DATES|
|Notification Release date||24 Sep 2021|
|NDA 2 2021 Application Start||24 Sep 2021|
|NDA 2 2021 Apply Last Date||08 Oct 2021|
|Release of Admit card||2 Weeks before Exam|
|NDA 2 2021 Exam date||14 November 2021|
|Declaration of result||Dec 2021|
NDA Exam Selection Procedure
Written Exam:- The written exam is the first stage of the NDA selection procedure. The successful candidates of the written exam of NDA recruitment will be called to appear for SSB Interview. The details regarding the written exam are given below –
- The written exam comprises two subjects – Mathematics and General Ability Test (GAT)
- Total marks of written exam is 900
- The test will be held for 2 ½ hours
- The test paper will have objective type questions
- The language of question paper for both the subjects will be set in Hindi and English
- Candidates must at least secure 25% NDA selection marks in each subject of written exam
SSB Interview:- After conducting the written exam, UPSC prepares a list of candidates who obtain the minimum qualifying NDA selection process marks as decided by the commission. Such candidates are only called for SSB interview. The candidates in SSB Interview are assessed on Officers Officers Potentiality. Candidates who apply for Air Force needs to qualify Computerised Pilot Selection System (CPSS).
- SSB Interview consists of two-stage selection process – Psychological Aptitude Test and Intelligence Test
- Selected candidates need to report to the Selection Centres/Air Force Selection Boards/Naval Selection Boards
- Such candidates need to undergo stage-one test at the respective selection centres
- Candidates qualifying the stage one test will be selected for the second stage
- Candidates who qualify stage two are required to submit the original certificates along with one photocopy of the following certificates –
- Pass Certificate of Class 10 or equivalent certificate in support of date of birth
- Pass Certificate of Class 12 or equivalent in support of educational qualification
Final Merit List:-
- To be accepted for Army/Navy/Naval Academy and Air Force under NDA recruitment, candidates need to secure NDA cut off 2019 marks separately in written exam and SSB Interview.
- Candidates for Air Force, should separately qualify for Computerised Pilot Selection System (CPSS)
- Final selection for admission to the Army, Navy, Air Force wings of NDA and 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme of Indian Naval Academy will be done as per vacancies subjected to their NDA eligibility, medical fitness and merit-cum-preference of candidates.