NDA Result

NDA Result 2019 – Union Public Service Commission shall announce result of NDA & NA (1) 2019 in June at upsc.gov.in. It is expected that result of National Defence Academy and Naval Academy written exam held on April 21, 2019, will be out in 3rd week of June. Result contains roll numbers of shortlisted candidates. Qualified candidates can login to websites of Join Indian Army, Navy, Air Force for SSB details. Final result of NDA 2019 is on basis of written examination and SSB. Get here complete details of NDA Result 2019 (1) including date, PDF, cut off.

– Question papers of UPSC NDA (1) 2019 officially released: Mathematics Qs Paper, and GAT Qs Paper.
– Final result of UPSC NDA (2) 2018 announced. Check here.

NDA Result 2019

The result of NDA exam 2019 is announced one by one for written examination, final result after SSB, marks of recommended candidates. Know all NDA result related dates from table below.

NDA 2019 Important Dates
Conduct of UPSC NDA & NA I 2019 written exam 21 Apr 2019
NDA 1 Result 2019 (expected) Jun 2019
Conduct of SSB interviews Jul to Sep 2019
NDA 1 Final Result 2019 (expected) Nov 2019
Announcement of NDA 1 Cut Off 2019 (expected) Nov / Dec 2019
Marks of recommended candidates publication (expected) Nov / Dec 2019
Course commencement 02 Jan 2020

Check here: Candidates can check result of NDA 1 2019 as per schedule at upsc.gov.in.

Candidates can check answer key of NDA 2019 after exam

UPSC NDA exam is held twice a year. The one that takes place first is NDA I, and second one is NDA II. Here we talk about NDA 1 Result 2019.

NDA 1 Result 2019

10+2 qualified defence aspirants get admission to Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA for the 143rd Course, and for the 105th Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC) commencing from 2nd January, 2020 on basis of NDA 1 Result 2019. Last time vacancies were 383, and 6931 candidates were shortlisted. This time vacancies are 392. Therefore around 7100 candidates are expected to be shortlisted.

NDA Result 2019 Date

The Commission does not provide any fixed date for result before actually announcing it. However, we have two things to base an expected result date on.

1. UPSC NDA & NA I 2019 notification says that the result of the written part of the examination is likely to be declared in the month of June, 2019.

NDA Result

2. Past year NDA result date trends

NDA 1 2018
– Exam conducted on 22 April
– Result announced on 15 June
– Final result announced on 27 November
– Cut off marks published on 4 December
>> 54 days later
NDA 2 2018
– Exam conducted on 9 September
– Result announced on 30 November
>> 82 days later
NDA 1 2017
– Exam conducted on 23 April
– Result announced on 18 July
– Final result announced on 24 November
– Cut off marks published on 29 November
– Marks of recommended candidates released on 30 November
>> 86 days later
NDA 2 2017
– Exam conducted on 10 September
– Result announced on 1 November
– Final result announced on 9 May 2019
– Cut off marks published on 17 May 2019
>> 52 days later
NDA 1 2016
– Exam conducted on 17 April
– Result announced on 30 June
– Final result announced on 21 November
>> 74 days later
NDA 2 2016
– Exam conducted on 18 September
– Result announced on 11 November
– Final result announced on 14 June
– Cut off marks published on 30 June
>> 54 days later

Going by this wide range of result announcements, NDA 1 Result 2019 whose exam was held on 21 Apr 2019, could be out between 12 June 2019 to 16 July 2019.

Nevertheless, since the Commission states that result will be out in June, therefore more probable dates for declaration of result of UPSC NDA 1 2019 is from 12 to 30 June 2019.

How to check UPSC NDA Result?

You can check the result from official website of UPSC. Follow the steps given below to do so.

  1. Go to upsc.gov.in.
  2. If result is available, then you will see a running notice that says to click for result (written or final) of NDA 2019.
  3. This takes you to a page where all uploads related to NDA 1 2019 happen. See the latest result link and click it.
  4. Now a PDF file opens that contains result writeup and roll numbers of candidates who are selected for SSB (if written exam result), or those recommended (if final result).

If you have forgotten roll number, check admit card of UPSC NDA 2019.

If you have qualified as per NDA Result 2019:

Heartiest congratulations! You qualify NDA exam only by getting minimum cut off marks fixed by the commission for UPSC NDA 1. You now need to start preparing for SSB!

If you did not qualify NDA 1 2019:

Then also do not lose heart. You can try again in NDA 2 2019 if you still fulfill its age criteria. Otherwise, there are other entry points to get into Indian Army.

How To Join Indian Army

  • After 10+2: 10+2 Tech
  • After graduation: Indian Military Academy (Tech), Short Service Commission (Non Tech), Short Service Commission (Tech Men and Women), NCC Special (Men and Women).
  • MA / MSc: TGC Education
  • Pre final student of engineering: University Entry Scheme (UES)
  • BE / BTech / BArch / MSc Computer: Technical Graduate Course (TGC)
  • Law Graduate LLB: JAG (Men and Women)

After NDA Result Of Written Exam – SSB

UPSC NDA NA Selection Process

1. Must notify address change

If you have qualified for SSB interview, as per NDA 1 Result 2019, and also your address has changed in the meantime, then you need to communicate it to the officials.

Type of candidate Whom to contact Phone number
Army as first choice Army Headquarters, A.G’s Branch, RTG (NDA Entry), West Block-III, Wing-1, R. K. Puram, New Delhi-110066 26175473
Navy / Naval Academy as first choice Naval Headquarters, Directorate of Manpower & Recruitment, OI&R Section, R. No. 204, ‘C’ Wing, Sena Bhawan, New Delhi-110011 23010097, 23011282
Air Force as first choice Air Headquarters, Directorate of Personnel (Officers), PO 3 (A), Room No. 17, ‘J’ Block, Opp. Vayu Bhawan, Motilal Nehru Marg, New Delhi-110106 23010231 Extn. 7645, 7646, 7610

2. Login to the following websites to get your SSB centre and date.


Regarding re-scheduling SSB Interviews

You have to attend SSB interview at date and time allotted to you in call up interview letter. If you absolutely have to change the date, then contact authorities. Your request will be entertained only under exceptional circumstances and then also it will be the prerogative of the authorities. Send request to the Administrative Officer of the Selection Centre from where the call letter for interview has been received. If you send communication to Army / Navy / Air HQs, then they will not take any action.

3. SSB

Qualified candidates undergo SSB Intelligence and Personality Test.

Type of candidate Assessment on basis of
NDA Army / Navy wings Officers Potentiality
Indian Naval Academy 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme Officers Potentiality
NDA Air Force Officers Potentiality, Computerized Pilot Selection System (CPSS)

SSB 2 Stage Selection Process

You can check physical standards for admission to National Defence Academy: Download file, or read in the document given below.

Selection Centres, Air Force Selection Boards, Naval Selection Boards now have a 2-stage selection process.

Stage 1 test takes place on Day 1.

Those who survive stage 1 are taken to stage 2.

Then those who qualify stage II are asked to submit original certificates and one copy each of those documents. Authorities verify eligibility against data submitted in application form of NDA 1 2019.

Documents required

  1. Original Matriculation pass certificate or equivalent in support of date of birth
  2. Original 10+2 pass certificate or equivalent in support of educational qualification.

CPSS: If you applied for air force, then you get computerised pilot selection system (cpss) (pilot aptitude test) only once. Whenever you later appear for interview before AFSB (Air Force Selection Board), your CPSS grades of first test holds good for every subsequent interview you have with AFSB. Anyone who fails CPSS cannot apply for NDA air force wing or general duties (pilot) branch or naval air arm admission.

NDA Cut Off

The Union Public Service Commission decides cut off for written exam. Thereafter a cutoff is fixed for combined marks in SSB and written exam. NDA cut off is released after declaration of final result.

Take a look at past year cut offs of NDA exam to understand its trend.

Exam Minimum qualifying standard approved at the written stage (Out of 900 marks) Marks secured by the last finally recommended candidate (Out of 1800 marks)
NDA I 2014 360 722
NDA II 2014 283 656
NDA I 2015 306 674
NDA II 2015 269 637
NDA I 2016 288 656
NDA II 2016 229 602
NDA I 2017 342 708
NDA II 2017 258 624
NDA I 2018 338 705

Trend Analysis

  • Usually the NDA 1 cut offs are higher than NDA 2 cut offs.
  • Cut offs of NDA exam dipped from 2014 to 2016, and then rose again.
  • NDA 1 cut offs are above 300, and NDA 2 cut offs are below 300.

Therefore, NDA 1 Cut Off 2019 is expected to be above 300.

UPSC NDA 1 Final Result 2019

The Merit list of all candidates who appeared for UPSC NDA and NA I 2019 are released by UPSC. On the basis of the total marks secured by candidates in the Written Examination and the Services Selection Board Tests result is declared. The final result for NDA is published online at upsc.gov.in as per schedule. The final allocation/selection for admission to the Army, Navy, Air Force of the National Defence Academy and 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme of Indian Naval Academy is up to the number of vacancies available as per the fulfillment of the eligibility, medical fitness and merit-cum-preference of the candidates.

UPSC NDA Mark Sheet 2019

The mark sheet of the candidates are released after final result. It is usually provided 15 days after the announcement of the final result. Along with it, the cutoff marks are also disclosed. The mark sheet, as well as the cutoff, are uploaded on the official website of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). The candidates must not delay in checking the mark sheet because it is only be provided for a period of 30 days.

UPSC NDA 1 2019 Vacancies

The number of vacancies prescribed for UPSC NDA 1 2019 are as follows.

National Defence Academy Army 208
Navy 42
Air Force 92
Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme) 50
Total 392

The chart below shows vacancies in UPSC NDA and NA over the years.

NDA Result 2019

Admission to NDA and NA

Candidates must obtain minimum qualifying marks in both written exam, as well as Officer Potentiality Test.

Over and above candidates for the Air Force, and all the SSB qualified candidates as per their willingness, eligibility and preference for Air Force, should separately qualify the CPSS.

Merit list of NDA and NA admission 2019 is on basis of marks obtained in UPSC NDA 1 2019 exam and marks obtained in Services Selection Board tests.

Admission is subject to eligibility, medical fitness and merit-cum-preference of the candidates.

All the cadets on passing out will be awarded degrees from Jawaharlal Nehru University Delhi as under:-
(a) Army Cadets – B.Sc/ B.Sc (Computer)/ B.A
(b) Naval Cadets – B. Tech Degree
(c) Air Force Cadets – B. Tech Degree
(d) Naval Academy – B.Tech

You can check brief particulars of the service here: Download file, or read in the document given below.

Pay Scale of Cadets in NDA As per Rank

During the training period, the candidates will get the monthly fixed stipend. The stipend will be Rs. 15,500 p.m. When the training will successfully over the cadets be paid as per the level 10 initially. Then the rank and salary will increase as per the promotion. The pay scale of each rank is given below.

Rank Level Pay Scale
Lieutenant Level 10 56,100 – 177500
Captain Level 10 B 61,300 – 1,93,300
Major Level 11 69,400 – 2,07,200
Lt. Colonel Level 12A 1,21,200 – 2,12, 400
Colonel (TS) Level 13 1,30,600 – 2,15,900
Brigadier Level 13A 1,39,600 – 2,17,600
Major general Level 14 1,44,200 – 2,18,200
LT General HAG Scale Level 15 1,82,200 – 2,24,100
LT General HAG + Scale Level 16 2,05,200 – 2,24,100
VCOAS/Army Cdr/Lt Gen (NFSG) Level 17 2,25,000 (fixed)
COAS Level 18 2,50,000 (fixed)

UPSC NDA Result 2019 Frequently Asked Questions

Qs 1. How can I check NDA Result 2019?

Ans 1. To check UPSC NDA Result 2019 of written exam, or final result, candidate has to visit upsc.gov.in. There, either under whats new section, you will find NDA result if it is recently announced. Likewise you can also find it under Written Results and Final Results section on the website.

Qs 2. How can I check my NDA score?

Ans 2. Union Public Service Commission makes marks of candidates available after 15 days of final result. However it can be checked from then through around 30 days only. You have to login with roll number and date of birth at that time to check marks.

Qs 3. What is the pass mark in NDA exam?

Ans 3. Pass marks actually refers to UPSC NDA cut off. After final result, UPSC publishes cut off of that year. Last time, it was 325 out of 900 in written exam, and 688 out of 1800 for final merit.

Qs 4. What is the age limit for NDA?

Ans 4. For NDA 1 2019, candidates should be born not before 02 July 2000 and not later than 01 July 2003.

Qs 5. How many times can we attempt NDA exam?

Ans 5. You can apply as many number of times you want for NDA, as long as you satisfy age limit and other criteria. Thus there is no attempts limit.

Qs 6. Can girls join NDA?

Ans 6. No, UPSC NDA and NA exam is only for unmarried male candidates. Therefore girls cannot apply.

Qs 7. How do we join NDA?

Ans 7. You can join National Defence Academy & Naval Academy via UPSC NDA and NA exam. If you have passed class 12, and satisfy other eligibility criteria, then you can appear in NDA NA exam. First you have to qualify it, and then appear in SSB interview / personality test. If you clear both, then you get to join NDA and NA.

Best of luck for NDA Result!

If you have any queries regarding NDA Result 2019, please ask in comments below.

NDA 1 2019

Mody University Apply Now!!


Leave a Reply