Notification of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) National Defense Academy (NDA) and Naval Academy (NA) Exam 2021 will be released on December 30, 2020. The application form for the exam will also be released on the same day. Interested and eligible candidates will be able to apply online on UPSC official website upsc.gov.in till 19 January 2021.
According to the annual calendar 2021 released by UPSC, the NDA and NA examination is to be conducted on April 18, 2021. After the detailed notification is released on the official website, the candidates will be able to get detailed information related to the application including educational qualification and other related eligibility. The examination to be held in the month of April will be the first examination of the year 2021. This examination is conducted twice a year. The first exam is conducted in April and the second exam is held in September. However, due to corona virus epidemic and lockdown this year, examinations of both the sessions were conducted on the same day.
Notification of NDA and NA exam to be held in September of 2021 will be released on June 9, 2021. At the same time, the application process will be completed by June 29. The examination is to be held on September 5, 2021. Candidates can check the exam dates in the annual calendar by visiting the official website of UPSC. It is worth noting that the first written examination is conducted for admission to the National Defense Academy (NDA) and Naval Academy (NA). Written examination is conducted by UPSC. In this, candidates who are declared successful have to undergo an interview. The interview is conducted by the service selection board.