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NDA 2023 Exam Date (Out): Check NDA 1 & 2 Exam Schedule


NDA Exam Date 2023: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) released the NDA exam date 2023 along with the NDA notification 2023 on December 21, 2022. As per the official notification, the written exam for NDA 1 2023 will be held on April 16, 2023. The admit card has been issued on March 24, 2023. However, the NDA 2 exam 2023 will be held on September 03, 2023.

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This exam is conducted twice a year to hire candidates in the Army, Navy, and Air Force wings of the National Defence Academy, Pune and Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC), Ezhimala. Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the written exam and SSB interview. Scroll down to know more about the latest dates.

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NDA 1 & 2 Exam Dates 2023

The NDA 1 Notification along with the dates has been released on the UPSC official website. The important dates comprise the dates related to the application form, written exam, admit card, and result. Candidates can check out the important dates from the table below:

EventsNDA 1 DatesNDA 2 Dates
NDA Notification 2023December 21, 2022May 17, 2023
NDA Application Form 2023December 21, 2022May 17, 2023
Last Date to Apply for UPSC NDA 2023 ExamJanuary 12, 2023June 06, 2023
Application WithdrawlJanuary 18 to 24, 2023To Be Notified
NDA Admit Card 2023March 24, 2023August 2023
NDA Exam Date April 16, 2023September 03, 2023
NDA Result 2023May 2023September 2023
SSB Interview To Be NotifiedTo Be Notified

NDA 2023 Exam Timing

The NDA 2023 exam will be held in two shifts: morning and afternoon. Check out the shift timing for the exam from the below table:

Morning Shift10.00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Afternoon Shift2.00 p.m to 4:30 p.m

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NDA Application Form Date 2023

UPSC released the NDA registration dates on December 21, 2022, on its official website – upsc.gov.in. However, the application form for NDA 2 will be released on May 17, 2023. The application process consists of two parts. Part 1 consists of the candidate’s registration, which includes filling out personal and academic information. In the next section, the candidate must upload a photograph and signature and provide payment information and exam centre preferences.

NDA Admit Card Release Date 2023

The NDA 1 2023 admit card has been released on March 24, 2023. Candidates can download their admit card by entering their registration number and password. Without the admit card, they will not be allowed to appear for the exam.

Applicants must also check the details on the admit card and ensure they match the information provided in the application form. In case of any discrepancy, they should report to the authority at the earliest and get it rectified.

NDA Exam Date 2023

UPSC announced the NDA dates on December 21, 2022. The written NDA 1 exam will be held on April 16, 2023, and the NDA 2 exam will be held on September 03, 2023. The written stage will be held for two papers – Mathematics and General Ability Test (GAT), followed by the SSB and medical test, depending on the aspirant’s qualification in each stage.

NDA Answer Key Release Date 2023

The official NDA 2023 answer key will be made available two weeks after the NDA exam in PDF format. The final answer key will be released following the release of the tentative answer key. Candidates who attempt the exam can access the answer key on the UPSC official website.

NDA Result Announcement Date 2023

The UPSC NDA result 2023 will be released after the completion of the examination. It will be released in the form of a merit list on the official website. Candidates who clear the written exam will be eligible to appear for the next round of the selection procedure.

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NDA NotificationNDA Selection Process
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NDA SyllabusNDA Cut-off

FAQs on NDA 2023 Exam Dates

Take a look at some of the important frequently asked questions related to the NDA 2023 exam date.

Q: When will the NDA exam 2023 be conducted?

A: The NDA 1 exam will be held on April 16, 2023, and the NDA 2 exam will be held on September 03, 2023.

Q: When will NDA 1 admit card 2023 be released?

A: The NDA 1 admit card 2023 has been released on March 24, 2023.

Q: When will official notification for NDA 2 be released?

A: The UPSC will release the NDA 2 notification on May 17, 2023.

Q: When will the NDA 2 application form 2023 be released?

A: The NDA 2 application form 2023 will be released on May 17, 2023, and the last date to fill out the application form is June 06, 2023.

Q: What is the official website of NDA recruitment?

A: The candidates can check the upsc.gov.in website to get the details about NDA recruitment.

We hope that this detailed article on NDA Exam Dates 2023 helps you. If you have any queries visit our website. Stay tuned to Embibe to get the latest updates on the NDA Exam 2023.

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