UPSC NDA/NA (II) 2022 Notification Out: Check Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria, How to Apply and Other Details Here

Safalta Expert Published by: Himani Mehra Updated Wed, 18 May 2022 01:18 PM IST


UPSC has released NDA/NA (I) 2022 official notification. Check all the important details such as exam dates, eligibility criteria and more here at

UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) has released the NDA 2 Notification 2022. The notification has been released on May 18, 2022 on the official website i.e. Candidates interested in NDA 2 2022 exam can check the official notification on the website. Candidates can fill out the NDA 2 2022 application form from May 18, 2022, to June 7, 2022.

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The examination for the same will be conducted on September 4, 2022. Moreover, there is a total of 400 vacancies available out of which there are 19 vacancies for female candidates. In this article, we will be discussing all the details related to the NDA 2 Notification like eligibility criteria, important dates, syllabus, exam pattern, how to apply, etc.

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UPSC NDA/NA (II) 2022: Official Notification

Candidates can download the official notification by clicking on the link given below:
NDA/NA (II) 2022 Official Notification PDF: Download Here

NDA/NA (II) 2022: Important Highlights

Exam Name NDA/NA (I) 2022
Conducting Body Union Public Service Commission
Periodicity Twice in a year
Exam Level National
Total Vacancies 400
Mode of Application Online
Mode of Exam Offline
Stages of Exam 3 stages: Written Exam, SSB Interview, Medical Examination

UPSC NDA/NA (II) 2022: Important Dates

NDA 1 Events
NDA 1 Dates
UPSC NDA/NA (I) 2022 Notification Date 22nd December 2021
Starting Date of Application Form 22nd December 2021
Last Date to Apply 11th January 2022 till 6 PM
Last Date to Withdraw Application Form To be updated soon
NDA/NA (I) 2022 Exam Date 10th April 2022
 Admit Card Release Date To be announced
NDA/NA (I) Result 2022 Date To be announced
NDA/NA (I) Answer Key 2022 Date To be announced
SSB Interview Date To be announced
Date for 149th Course for the NDA and 111th Course for the Naval Academy To be announced
NDA 2 Events
NDA 2 Dates
Notification Release Date May 18, 2022
Application Form May 18, 2022, to June 07, 2022
Written Exam September 4, 2022

UPSC NDA/NA (II) 2022: Vacancies

A total of 400 vacancies have been announced whose segregation is as follows:
Posts No. of Vacancies
NDA Army 208  (including 10 for female candidates)
NDA Navy 42 (including 03 for female candidates)
NDA Air Force
Flying: 92 (including 02 for female candidates)


Ground Duty (Technical): 18 (including 02 for female candidates)

Ground Duty (Non-Technical): 10 (including 02 for female candidates)

Naval Academy 30 (Male Candidates only)
Total Vacancies 400
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UPSC NDA/NA (II) 2022: Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for NDA/NA (I) 2022 is as follows:

NDA Eligibility: Nationality

A candidate must be an unmarried male/female and must be :
(i) a citizen of India, or
(ii) a subject of Nepal, or
(iii) 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 India.

NDA Eligibility: Age Limit, Sex, and Marital Status

Only unmarried male/female candidates born not earlier than 02nd July, 2003 and not later than 1st July, 2006 are eligible.

NDA Eligibility: Educational Qualification

(i)For 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) For 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 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent 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.

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UPSC NDA/NA (II) 2022: How To Apply

Candidates who wish to apply for the exam and are eligible can follow the below given steps to apply for NDA/NA (I) 2022 Exam:
  • Go to the official website of UPSC.
  • Fill the registration form with your credentials.
  • Verify your details before submitting Part A and Part B of the application form
  • After verifying the details filled in the application form candidates have to click on the final submit button which will redirect them to the payment window.
  • After paying the online application fee candidates will be successfully registered.

Application Fee:


Application Fee

SC/ST/ Sons of JCOs/NCOs

No Application Fee

Other Candidates


 To know about NDA/NA preparation tips and tricks click here: NDA Preparation Tips and More.

UPSC NDA/NA (I) 2022: Syllabus and Exam Pattern

There are three stages in NDA Exam- Written Test, SSB Interview, and Medical Examination. 
The exam pattern is as follows:
Subject Duration Maximum Marks
Mathematics 2½ Hours 300
General Ability Test 2½ Hours 600
  Total 900
SSB Test/Interview   900

The syllabus comprises of topics from maths, general knowledge, science, and English.

Algebra, Matrices and Determinants, Trigonometry, Analytical Geometry, Calculus, Vector Algebra, Statistics, and Probability.

Grammar and usage, vocabulary, comprehension and cohesion in extended text to test the candidate’s proficiency in English.

General Knowledge
Physics, Chemistry, General Science, Social Studies, Geography, and Current Events.

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UPSC NDA/NA (I) 2022: Exam Centres

The following are the exam centers for NDA/NA (I) 2022 Exam:
Ahmedabad Agartala Aizawl
Bengaluru Bhopal Bareilly
Chennai Cuttack Dispur
Delhi Dehradun Gangtok
Itanagar Imphal Jorhat
Jaipur Kolkata Kochi
Lucknow Mumbai Madurai
Nagpur Patna Port Blair
Ranchi Shimla Srinagar
Sambalpur Tirupati Thiruvananthapuram
Visakhapatnam Prayagraj (Allahabad) Chandigarh
Dharwad Hyderabad Jammu
Kohima Panaji (Goa) Raipur
Shillong Udaipur -

UPSC NDA/NA (I) 2022: How To Prepare

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When does the application process for NDA/NA (II) 2022 start?

The application process for NDA/NA (II) 2022 starts on May 18, 2022.

What is the last date to apply for NDA/NA (II) 2022 Exam?

The last date to apply for NDA/NA (I) 2022 Exam is June 7, 2022.

What is the exam date for NDA/NA (II) 2022 Exam?

The exam date for NDA/NA (II) 2022 Exam is September 4, 2022.

Can female candidates apply for NDA/NA (II) 2022 Exam?

Yes, female candidates can apply for NDA/NA (II) 2022 Exam.

How many vacancies have been announced for NDA/NA (II) 2022 Exam?

A total of 400 vacancies have been announced for NDA/NA (II) 2022 Exam.

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