Union Public Services Commission i.e., UPSC is responsible for conducting examinations for officer cadre level posts in the central government and armed forces. UPSC conducts exam for recruiting eligible candidates for undergoing graduation from National Defence Academy (NDA) and National Academy (NA) and then to commission them as defence officers.
For recruiting commissioned officers in Indian Armed Forces, UPSC conducts NDA & NA Exam (I) and NDA & NA Exam (II) in a year.
UPSC is going to release official notification for NDA & NA Exam on 22 December 2012.
Applicant should be in intermediate second year i.e., class XII or just passed out intermediate. Age of the applicant applying for NDA exam should be 17 years to 19 years.
Last date to submit NDA & NA Exam(I) online application forms is 21 Jan 13.Latest Update : Read eligibility criteria, last date to apply and other important information in NDA & NA Examination (I) 2013 Notification