NDA Syllabus 2021 - Maths and General Ability Test


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The Union Public Service Commission had released the application for NDA Examination 2021 on December 30, 2020. The aspiring candidates must be familiar with the latest NDA Syllabus before preparing for the examination. The examination dates for NDA 2021 will be released soon by the Commission. The tentative exam date is expected to be April 18th, 2021.

Since there are hardly a few days left for the main examination, candidates can kick start their preparation soon. They can refer to the NDA Exam Pattern and syllabus provided in this article. 

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

1. Who is the conducting body of NDA Examination 2021?

Union Public Service Commission conducts the NDA Examination every year to select eligible candidates to the National Defence Academy. The notification for NDA 2021 examination had been released by the Commission on their official website on December 30, 2020.

2. How can I appear for the NDA SSB Interview?

To be eligible for the NDA SSB interview, one must have to sit for the NDA Written Examination that is conducted by UPSC every year. This interview is the final stage of the selection process and includes screening tests of the verbal and non-verbal skills, psychological skills and physical fitness of the candidate.

Candidates need to secure a minimum of 25% marks in all the subjects of the written examination to be eligible for the SSB interview. 

3. Are the NDA Previous Years’ Question Papers available online?

Yes, the previous years’ question papers for the NDA exam are available online at various E-learning sites. Also, candidates can easily download free PDFs of solved NDA question papers by visiting the official website of Vedantu.

4. What are the subjects included in the NDA Written Examination?

The written examination for NDA is categorized into two parts i.e., Mathematics exam and General Ability exam. The General Ability exam consists of English and General Awareness topics along with Physics, Chemistry, General Science, History, Current events and Geography.

5. Is there any negative marking in NDA Examination 2021?

Yes, as per the latest NDA exam pattern, there is a negative marking for every wrong answer. For the Mathematics category, a negative marking of 0.83 marks will be deducted for each wrong attempt. While, for the General Ability section, 1.33 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.