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Old May 15th, 2014, 11:14 AM
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How to join in Indian Army??? Please tell me basic eligibility details…………

After 12th you can join Indian Army through NDA exam.

NDA exams are conducted by UPSC two times in a year.

The applicant should have pass Class 12/intermediate/10+2/ HSC from a recognized board in India with subjects of Physics and Mathematics

The Candidates aged between 16 ½ and 19 ½ years.

Important dates:

N.D.A. & N.A. EXAM.(I), 2015:-


N.D.A. & N.A. EXAM.(II), 2015:-


N.D.A. & N.A. EXAM.(II), 2014


The exam will be divided into papers:

Paper I (Mathematics)
Paper II (General Ability Test)

General Ability Test will be further divided into two parts that include English and General Knowledge.

•Mathematics:- Algebra, Matrices & Determinants, Trigonometry, Analytical Geometry of Two & Three Dimensions, Different Calculus, Integral Calculus & Different Equations, Vector Algebra and Statistics & Probability.

•English: - The English paper will be designed to test students’ proficiency in the languages with verbal reasoning and usage of grammar.

•General Knowledge: - The GK paper will include subjects like Physics, Chemistry, General Science, Social Studies, Geography and

•Current Events

Here is the attachment for NDA exam paper:

NDA Exam paper

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File Type: pdf NDA Exam paper.pdf (653.9 KB, 30 views)

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Old May 16th, 2014, 11:29 AM
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Default Re: How to join in Indian Army

In the order to join Indian Army, you have to crack National Defence Academy examination and the CDS (Combined Defense Services) which is conducted by the Union public service commission (UPSC) twice in a year. Following are the details of this examination:

NDA Eligibility

10+2 qualified or appearing both can apply
To select air force or Indian Navy, candidates must study with Math and physics in 10+2. However, for Indian army, candidates need not to be of science background.

Only unmarried male candidate are eligible to sit in written exam.

Age limit:
Age group should be in between 16-1/2 to 19-1/2

Physical requirements:
Better eye is 6/6 and worst eye is 6/9 with or without glass
Running: 2.4 Km in 15 minutes
Push ups: 13 nos
Sits ups: 25 nos
Chin ups: 6 nos
Rope - Climbing: 3-4 meters.

You can also apply for the Combined Defence Service (CDS), the eligibility details for CDS is as following:

Age limit for the CDS examination is:
Indian Air Force Academy - 19 to 23 years
Indian Military Academy - 19 to 24 years
Indian naval Academy - 19 to 22 years
Indian Officer's Training Academy - 19 to 25 years

Eligibility for CDS:

You should have Degree of a recognized University or equivalent

For Naval Academy
You must possess B.Sc. with Physics & Mathematics or Bachelor of Engg

For Air Force Academy
You should hold B.Sc. with Physics and/or Mathematics or Bachelor of Engg

Selection Procedure:
Written exam
Personal interview
Medical test
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Old December 20th, 2014, 10:59 AM
Default Re: How to join in Indian Army

Will you please tell me that how to join Indian Army after 12th, please provide details???
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