National Defence Academy

 
The National Defence Academy (NDA) admits students to the Army, Navy and Air Force wings through an entrance examination held twice a year, generally in the months of April and September. This examination is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission.

Age and marital status:

 
A candidate must be an unmarried male not below 16½ years and above 19½ years on the first day of the month in which the course is commencing NOTE: Only unmarried male candidates born between 02nd January, 2000 to 1st January, 2003 are eligible for NDA(II) 2018.