NDA Exam contains 2 papers- Paper I for Mathematics and Paper II for General Studies. UPSC NDA Exam Syllabus will help you to achieve your aims through NDA EXAM. The syllabus course for each paper is discussed below- For Paper 1 (Mathematics)- The chapters include:

1. Algebra (Concept of Sets, venn Diagrams, Cartesian Product, Representation of Real Numbers, Complex Nos, Binary System, Binomial Theorem, Logarithmics)
2. Trigonometry (Angles with measures, ratios, functions)
3. Analytical Geometry (Rectangular Cartesian Coordinate System, Distance Formula, Direction ratios, forms of Parabola ellipse hyperbola)
4. Matrices & determiners (Types, operations, determinant, adjoints, inverse)
5. Differential Calculus (Concept of real valued function, continuity of functions, second order derivatives, applications of derivatives)
6. Vector Algebra (Vectors in 1 or 2 dimensions, magnitude & direction of vector, Unit vectors, vector product, cross product, scalar product)
7. Statistics (Classification of data, frequency districution, cumulative frequency districution, histogram, pie chart, measures of central tendency, standard deviation)
8. Probability (Random experiment, outcomes, events, mutually exclusive & exhaustive events, union & intersection, elementary theorems, bayes theorem)

Part II (General Ability test)- The subjects will include-

1. English
2. General Knowledge

The General Knowledge exam will have some sections which will include-

1. Physics (Physical Properties, States of Matter, mass, Weight, Volume, Density, Motion of Objects, Effects of Heat, Sound Waves and properties, Magnets properties, electricity)
2. Chemistry (Physical & Chemical Changes, Elements, Mixtures & Compounds, Symbols, Formulae, Properties of Air & water, Properties of gases, acids bases salts, fertilizers)
3. General Science (Life cells, Food, Epidemics, Solar System, Reproduction)
4. History (Indian Constitution, 5 Year plans of India, Panchayati raj, Mahatma Gandhi Teachings)
5. Geography (Earth, ocean Currents & tides, Atmosphere, Climate, Vegetation, mineral & power Resources, Sea Ports)
6. Current Events

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1. Utkarsh sharma says:

I really appreciate.

1. Thank You Sir for Kind Words..:)

2. akshat arora says:

I want to prepare NDA 2016-17

1. Yes you can prepare just be focused and keep on doing hard work.

3. Sagar Laxman Galave says:

good syllabus it covered all the topics thank you

4. gujjar says:

I m in class12 can I give nda paper

1. Yes Harsh you can give the paper and this is the right time to do so.

5. Gautam Basumatary says:

I am interested in NDA….I love NDA

1. Gautam good for you and we love our country and its honour to serve our country.

1. saurav talukdar says:

Hi abhi….i am interested nda….

6. Sajal Kumar Sharma says:

What is the case with non maths student appearing for NDA will the maths paper change for them or will it be the same..?

1. NO Sajal you have to give exam its mandatory.

7. tarun says:

sir i m a commerce student ………. do i need to give physics chemistry papers too????????????

1. Yes you have to but they generally General questions lil bit complex which can asked from day to day life.

8. Rahul says:

Hair sir,
I love NDA and I’m going to achieve it.please pray for me.

1. Deepak dhull says:

Hello sir please send me sample question papers

9. Aman Srivastav says:

Sir I am a student of Bio can I give a exam NDA || reply fast

10. Pavan says:

Only the MPC candidates are eligible for NDA

11. tarun kaushik says:

i have passed from 10+2 biology and i can apply for nda (army field) but in exam syllabus 1st paper is of maths. is there any choice of subject?

12. Gajjar krutik says:

Hi sir,
My name is gajjar krutik.
I need NDA exam papers.

13. Arun sharma says:

Sir I want to know if a person passes NDA then what he should do

1. He should join Army and serve the nation.

I read in class 9 plus send me some sample sets

15. Zahid says:

Hi sir, i want to serve on our country.i want to try on NDA but i dont know how to start

1. Hi,
Start by studying the topics of the syllabus, followed by which you need to solve the previous & sample papers of NDA.

16. desai dashrath says:

Hii sir, me nda join karna chahta hu me 12pass in science hu lekin ab college nahi krta sir to kya me nda me apply kar sakta hu

17. Harsh says:

Hello sir can biology students give exam of NDA without having maths

1. As per eligibility conditions, Maths is necessary for exam

2. Abhay Pandey says:

Sir I become to nda Officer

18. gorav singh rathore says:

hello sir,
i want to achieve nda i m in 11th nd i m student of science maths i m going to a rbse school what i do for get nd done the sallybus

19. souravsamkaria says:

sir how i clear nda test without coching

1. Hi,
You need to study the core topics of syllabus
Practice question papers for exam
Make your weaker sections much strong so as to avoid all chances of scoring less in exam

20. saurav singh says:

Sir i’m currently studying in 12th and i want to join navy and i don’t know the syllabus of nda can you help me sir???

1. Hi Saurav,
You can follow the syllabus given below and start your exam preparations.

21. Lovepreet Singh says:

I am study in 10+2 with phy,chem,and bio . Can i apply for NDA?I am son of ex-servicemen can i get any quota?

1. During exam, you cannot get any kind of quota.

22. Sudhir says:

Hi
My eyesight is -7.5D.i m in class11 and i want to join airfirce. Please suggest me a way to join airforce.

what are the books to be followed sir??

24. Jayant singh says:

Sir i am in 10th class and my dream is to become a NDA officer
What pepration should i do?

1. Hi Jayant,
Prepare for NDA exam by practicing the question papers and studying the best of NDA books.

1. Rahul Sharma says:

Hi abhi.
I am arts students and i want to prepare myself for NDA . is maths will necessary for me?

First of all focus on 11th 12th then practice of nda ok.

25. MANOJ SANGWA says:

i m biology student .. and i am going to class 12 but not haveing maths .. what should i do

1. Hi Manoj,
You can prepare Mathematics, there are several Mathematics books available in the market.

how I m do 100% for study …..I need some motivation ..??

1. Hi Ravi,
All the preparation material for NDA is present on this website, you can prepare for the written exam.

27. shajir says:

Iam like it

28. Ashutosh Mishra says:

Hi sir
I am student 12 class i am give nda exam

1. Hi Ashutosh,
Yes, you can give NDA exam.

29. avinash says:

Sir is it compulsory to pass in maths paper for army wing through nda enterence

30. Arvind singh says:

Sir medical students ko bhi maths ka exam Dena hoga kya ……..is maths compulsory

Math is compulsory

31. anil says:

Kya NDA ka exam paper hindi&english both language me hota hai? Because i am hindi medium student.

32. Sanjay patel says:

Sir please nda ka syallbus hindi me send karo on my email id

33. Vishal chauhan says:

Sir I am repeated class 11
So I am sitting in NDA exam please suggest me.

1. Hi Vishal,
You can prepare for NDA from this website- Download question papers and study material for the exam and prepare the best for exam.

34. abhay sharma says:

how many marks is needed to qualify n.d.a exam..?
what happen after exam ..?

1. Hi Abhay,
You need to score cut off marks set up by UPSC for NDA exam. After NDA exam, physical test is conducted.

35. shivam maurya says:

Sir,I am student of science 10+2 passed but I want to know that isn’t there any pdf file which helps for b preparation for this exam

Sir i love nda i want go to imdian army…. but i don’t know that how i study this’s…..nd which class i fill form plz help me…sir plz.i have no idea of nda

37. Rituraj says:

Sir, i have passed 12th and i have crossed 18 . Can i join nda

38. ganesh deshmukh says:

sir i am a biology student i want give nda exam what i can do?

39. Arif Ali says:

I am very excited fo NDA exam.
Thanks for the syllabus.

40. Azeem khan says:

pleae tell me bro what the password

1. Hi Azeem,

41. kishan gopal says:

Sir..i have commerce subject…can i particifate in tha nda exms……plzz rply as soon as….

1. Hi Kishan,
You can participate in NDA exam.

42. TARUN Sai says:

Sir,
I am a science student should I need to atempt for maths,and another thing is I have a problem that my hands will be always sweaty am I eligible for army

1. Hi Tarun,
There is no such criteria for written exam, you can give it with best of preparations.

43. Shreyash bhasme says:

Hello Abhi sir.. I am in 11th std.. And i want join NDA.. so for the written paper what kind of study material should i refer?

1. Hi Shreyas,

is percentage matters in NDA

1. Hi Sartaj,
No, % scored in Class 10th will not matter in NDA.

1. hashir says:

+1 persentage affect the exam is currect?

45. sanjeev kumar says:

Sir send me a link of NDA previous year paper & syllbus .

46. AKSHAT says:

and ABHI sir is 12th class percentage matter to NDA

47. Yogendra says:

Sir NDA exam is objective ?

48. Abhay Pandey says:

How to PrĂ¤parate nda

49. ishant kumar says:

Is hight matter in NDA? What we have to do after complete NDA?

50. Manish Raj says:

Hi
I failed in 12th(compartment in physics) class this year but I will reappear and I want to ask that can I give NDA this year only. #abhi sir

Sir I want to join Airforce y group but I get only 74% so please tell me admit card come what the 12th merit cutoff please tell me

Sir I want to join Airforce y group but I get only 74% so please tell me admit card come what the 12th merit cutoff please tell me please so I joined coaching

1. Hi,
You can give the exam of NDA and you can start your coachings for exam. All the best…!!

1. venkatesh says:

sirr iam commerece student with out maths are physicss i want to jooin army i have to write exam of maths aand physics ??

1. Hi,
For NDA exam, yes you need to prepare these subjects for the exam.

I Want To Go In Technical Job In Nda And I M In 12th class. What to do if i cleared the Written exam?

1. Then start preparing for physical & medical test for NDA selection.

54. satyanarayan kumar says:

Sr namaskar nda mein selection hone pe kaun si post milati hai please sr bataiye

1. HI,
You the given the post which you might have filled as preference in the application form.

Sir I pass the nda exam but unfortunately I didn’t clear ssb please give some tips. It is very kind of you

1. Hi Shanshank,
You might have the knowledge of where you has stuck in SSB. Work on the same part and prepare much better in General Knowledge along with maintaining your physical health.

56. pratik phapale says:

Hello sir i am damn interested in NDA but i did my education from marathi so… I dont understand its syllabus…
Plz guide me how can i study..??
Also plz tell me its syllabus.

1. Hi Pratik,
The questions will be asked from Mathematics, General Ability & English language in exam.

57. pratik phapale says:

I am doing diploma after class 10 can i eligible for nda exam??

58. Mayank says:

I want the pattern of NDA entrance exam ?

59. inderjeet says:

sir suggest me best book for nda prepration 2018 first

60. Rutvik says:

Nice information I won’t to do study for NDA 2017-2018

61. Rutvik says:

Sir plsss give me information about a book for NDA which is best book for preparation of NDA exam

62. Akash chaudhary says:

I just studying in 11th class
What I prepare to nda exams

63. manish says:

sir i am a commerce student can i give the nda exam …

64. Amit RAJPUT says:

Hlo sir.
I am amit RAJPUT. I will study in +2 class.
My +2 paper was held in March. Also my NDA paper was in April I have only one month. Please guide me and tell me it’s slabs in shortcut. Please sir plzzzzz

1. Hi Amit,
Make sure your basics are clear for the subjects which are part of NDA syllabus. Practice more and more questions of NDA from the books which we have listed on our website. Refer to the previous & sample question papers which are made available for your study.

65. Amit RAJPUT says:

Hlo sir.
I am amit RAJPUT. I will study in +2 class.
My +2 paper was held in March. Also my NDA paper was in April I have only one month. Please guide me and tell me it’s slabs in shortcut. Please sir plzzzzz okk

66. Shivam Rajput says:

Sir mane nda Ka form online kiya muje kya Karna hoga

1. HI Shivam,
I hope you have completed whole application process online. Once your form is processed you will be given the admit card which will mark your entry in the exam.

67. harshal says:

Which is the best book for nda go get high score, sir

68. Harshith varma says:

Sir what are the books to prepare for NDA 2018 ?

69. Akash kumar says:

I want to prepare for NDA exam in 10 days

1. Hi Akash,
You can prepare for NDA by solving maximum number of questions of all types so that you have clear idea of basics.

70. Shreesh says:

Sir l got 92 percentage in 10 but can’t decided the topics for NDA can u give me guidelines