The UPSC NDA and NA exams are conducted in April and September. The Last date for applications for the NDA exams is 5th Feb 2018 for the course that commences on 2nd Jan 2019.
Unmarried male candidates born between 2nd July 1999 to 1st July 2002 are eligible. Candidates appearing for the 12th class exams under the pattern of 10 + 2 are also eligible. You would be eligible if you have a valid birth certificate that falls within the date bracket mentioned above.
If you are successful and qualify for the SSB interview and Physical/Medical exams. You can attend the interview and satisfy one of the below
1.produce the 12 pass certificate if in hand by the time
2. You need to forward the attested copy of the 12th pass before 24th December 2018.
3.An original certificate issued by the Principal of the Institution is also acceptable if there is a delay by the board to issue the certificate.
Please understand that the NDA does not accept any excuses for the board NOT conducting the exams, NOT declaring the result. By 24th Dec 2018, the NDA needs in hand proof that you have passed the exam to the below address
For Army - 'Directorate
General of Recruiting,
Army HQ, West Block.III, R.K. Puram, New Delhi110066'
For Navy -'Naval Headquarters, DMPR,
OI&R Section, Room No. 204, 'C' Wing, Sena Bhavan, New Delhi-110011'
Please consider and if applying do it online before 6:00OM 5th February 2018.
Further detailed guidelines can be found in (http://upsc.gov.in/sites/default/files/Notice_NDAI_2018_Engl.pdf)