The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced the final results of the National Defence Academy (NDA) and Naval Academy (NA) second recruitment test 2018.
The final merit list comprises of 520 plus candidates who have qualified on the basis of both the written examination and the subsequent interview rounds. The commission has stated that these results haven’t taken into account the medical examination scores.
The steps to download the UPSC NDA 2018 Second Recruitment test 2018 Results are as follows
- Open the official exam website upsc.gov.in
- Select the link ‘Final Result – National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (II), 2018’
- Click on the NDA, NA final result 2018 PDF document that appears on the screen
- Scroll through the document to locate your name and roll number
- Download the pdf and save it for future use and reference
The written test was conducted by UPSC on the 9th of September, 2018. The interviews, on the other hand, were done by the Services Selection Board on behalf of the Ministry of Defence. This exam is for admission into the Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the National Defence Academy. The 142nd NDA Course and the 104th Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC) will commence from the 2nd of July 2019.
The UPSC NDA is an entrance exam conducted twice a year for aspirants to study at the prestigious National Defence Academy. Over 4,50,000 students take up the test each year but only about 6,000 candidates are shortlisted for the interview. The offline entrance exam is divided into 2 papers, Mathematics and General Ability Test with a time duration of 2 hours and 30 minutes.
For more information and details pertaining to the exam results and courses, the candidate can visit the official websites of the Ministry of Defence. The results can also be procured/accessed through the UPSC website at upsc.gov.in. Marks of individual candidates will be made available post 15 days from the date of declaration of the final results.