A job in the Indian Army is a matter of pride for every youth. This job is very special for every youth looking forward to the service of the motherland. Apart from this, good salary, excellent career, and many other facilities make it the best job of the present time. The National Defense Academy (NDA) is the number one priority for young people in the Indian Army. By this, the youth can directly become officers in the Indian Army after the 12th.
If you are also preparing for NDA then it is very important for you to know the exam pattern very well. Let us tell you that the written examination of NDA is going to be held on 18 April. In this case, the remaining 45 days can improve your preparation even more. All you need is to prepare yourself under the right guidance.
What is NDA exam pattern?
The written examination of NDA consists of two papers. Only students who pass the written examination are called for SSB interview. In its written examination, Paper 1 is for Maths, while Paper 2 is General Ability Test. This is a total paper of 900 marks, out of which paper 1 maths is of 300 marks, while paper 2 is GAT of 600 marks. The syllabus of written examination of NDA is similar to the syllabus of CBSE 10 + 2.
Maths paper in NDA asks 120 questions. Those get 2:30 hours to solve. So 150 questions are asked in the GAT paper. This paper is also of 2:30 hours. Both papers are in offline medium ie pen and paper mode.
Maths 120 Questions 300 Marks 2:30 hours
General Ability Test 150 Question 600 Marks 2:30 hours
The General Ability Test is also divided into two parts. In one part, questions come from English and in the second part from the subject of General Studies. Their points are divided as follows-
1.General English 50 200
2.Physics 25 100
3.Chemistry 15 60
4.General Science 10 40
5.History, Freedom Movement 20 80
6.Geography 20 80
7.Current Affairs 10 40