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If you want to join defence services, the earliest option is to join NATIONAL DEFENCE ACADEMY, Pune after completing your Senior secondary education. National defence academy (NDA) is a Tri services training organisation located at Khadakwasla in Pune, Maharashtra that jointly train the cadets of all three defence forces of India namely Indian Army, Indian Air force and Indian Navy along with training foreign cadets from armed forces pf a few friendly countries like Nepal, etc.

To join NDA as a cadet you need to clear the exam conducted by UPSC followed by a series of tests/ interviews being carried out at a Service Selection Board. The National Defence Academy exam is a national level exam and is held twice a yeari.e. NDA&NA exam I and II. The notifications for the respective exams are usually released in the month of December and June.





·         An applicant must be a citizen of India, Bhutan, or Nepal

·         Descendants of a Tibetan refugee who came to India before 1962 and currently settled here

·         Or a migrant of Burma, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, and East African countries and intended to settle down permanently in India.

Age limit, Gender, and Marital status

·         As per the Birth certificate of the candidate, the age should vary between 16.5 to 19.5 years

·         Only male candidates are allowed to sit in the examinations

·         Marital status should be unmarried, and the cadet is not allowed to marry during the training period.


·         For Indian Army: A candidate should have a certification of completion of 12th (10+2), or equivalent certificate from a recognized board

·         For Indian Navy/ Air Force: A candidate should have a certification of 12th standard with mathematics and physics as a compulsory subjects or equivalent certificate from a recognised board

Note: Students who are appearing in the 12th examination can also apply.


Physical standards

·         A candidate must be mentally and physically fit

·         A candidate should not be withdrawn on the disciplinary grounds

·         Tattoos are strictly prohibited.


·         A candidate must match the requirement of the standard height, weight and vision mentioned in the NDA notification released by UPSC







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