To become an officer in all the three wings of defense forces – Army, Navy and Airforce, you have to pass examination of National Defense Academy (NDA). This examination is being conducted by UPSC twice a year. Talented youth aspiring for exciting, adventurous and dignified career must think to join NDA.
Out of Army, Navy and Air Force wings, for Navy and Air Force you should be in science stream as the Air Force and Navy have been equipped with latest technologies. NDA is functioning with an objective to prepare skilled engineers having technical knowledge of weapons, radar, computerized aircraft, ships etc. equipped with latest technologies, and thereafter, to make them officers. Therefore, talented science students are in great demand in this sector.
Students succeeding in NDA examination are fortunate to get trained at a vast and beautiful campus developed by the NDA at Khadakvasla near Pune. During the training, trainees are imparted hi-fi education and training for officer. Thus, on completion of training itself, Graduate degree in the branch where admission is secured, is awarded. Similarly, competency of a high-ranked officer is also acquired. The job is cent percent guaranteed on successful completion of training. All the expenses on lodging-boarding, books, study etc. during the training period is borne by the Government. Such an opportunity can be possible only when there is combination of luck and labor.
The Secretary, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), Dholpur House, Shah-jahan Road, New Delhi 110069.
There are total two papers in National Defense Academy (NDA) Examination :