NDA 1 Result 2018 – Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the cut off marks of NDA 1 2018 at upsc.gov.in. All the candidates who have appeared in the exam can check the cut off now. It announced Final NDA Result 2018 on November 26, 2018, via a PDF, in which roll numbers and the name of the qualified candidates are mentioned. The candidates who qualified UPSC NDA 1 2018, will now get the admission to Army, Navy and Air Force wings of National Defence Academy for the 141st Course and Naval Academy for the 103rd Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC). From this page, candidates will get full information regarding UPSC NDA 1 Result 2018.

Latest: The cut off marks for UPSC NDA 1 has been out now. Scroll down to check the marks.

UPSC NDA Result 2018

After the publication of written test result, selected candidates will be allowed to appear for Service Selection Board interview. To appear for SSB, candidates need to apply at joinindianarmy.nic.in. The candidates must apply within two weeks from the result announcement. The candidates will then be allotted Selection Centres and dates, at their registered e-mail id.

NDA 1 Result 2018 Dates
Conduct of written exam 22 Apr 2018
Declaration of Written Examination Result 15 Jun 2018
Declaration of final result 26 Nov 2018
Releasing of cut off marks 04 Dec 2018

UPSC NDA 1 Cutoff 2018

As the final result has been announced for NDA 1 now, UPSC has released the Cut off marks of Written examination and final cut off marks.

Minimum qualifying standard
approved at the written stage
(Out of 900 marks)
Marks secured by the last finally
recommended candidate
(Out of 1800 marks)
(With at least 25 % marks in each

It is very important to understand the cutoff for an exam. Having a clear idea about the cutoff helps candidates in understanding the minimum qualifying marks for the examination. The NDA I/II Cutoff will be announced at later stages of recruitment. However, candidates may get an idea about it by having a look at the previous year cutoff, mention in the table below. Check the previous year NDA Cut Off from the table below.

NDA and NA Exam Written Exam:
Aggregate marks of the
last qualified candidate,
subject to having secured 20%
marks in each subject.
Final Exam:
Marks of last recommended
candidates, subject to having
secured 40% marks in SSB test.
NDA and NA (I) 2016 288 656
NDA and NA (II) 2016 229 602
NDA and NA (I) 2015 306* 674
NDA and NA (II) 2015 269 637
NDA and NA (I) 2014 360* 722
NDA and NA (II) 2014 283* 656
NDA and NA (I) 2013 333* 698
NDA and NA (I) 2012 333* 695
NDA and NA (II) 2012 335* 699
NDA and NA (I) 2011 290* 659 (Army and Navy), 703 (IAF)
NDA and NA (II) 2011 253* 692
NDA and NA (I) 2010 263* 636 (Army and Navy), 678 (IAF)
NDA and NA (II) 2010 193* 570 (Army and Navy), 605 (IAF)

It is very important to understand the cutoff for an exam. Having a clear idea about the cutoff helps candidates in understanding the minimum qualifying marks for the examination. The NDA I/II Cutoff will be announced at later stages of recruitment. However, candidates may get an idea about it by having a look at the previous year cutoff, mention in the table below. Check the previous year NDA Cut Off from the table below.

UPSC NDA Final Result 2018

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UPSC NDA Result 2018 for Written Examination

The result of UPSC NDA and NA I 2018 written exam has been announced on UPSC official website as per the schedule has given above.

How to check NDA Result 2018?

UPSC publishes NDA result of written exam and SSB as merit list. Score and cut off are published separately. Candidates can check these after the announcement of the final result. Follow steps given below to check UPSC NDA Result 2018.

Step 1 – Click on the link provided on this page to check the result or use the window above.

Step 2 – Locate Roll Number. Candidates may use Ctrl and F keys to open search command in PDF file and type roll number.

Step 3 – Download it, for future reference.


What after the UPSC NDA 1 Written Examination Result?

UPSC has called the qualified Candidates for Interview by the Services Selection Board (SSB) of the Ministry of Defence for Admission to Army, Navy and Air Force Wings of the National Defence Academy and for the Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC).

SSB Round is a detailed interview round for the candidate who will qualify the written test. This is a two Step Selection Procedure which has five rounds and take five long days.

Step -1 of SSB (Day 1): Step I includes a verbal and non-verbal intelligence test (About 50 questions each) and then a Picture Perception and Description Test (PPDT). In which the a hazy or clear picture will be shown to the candidates for 30 seconds. They have to form a story from the picture. The shortlisted candidates of this round will be called for the next rounds.

Step – 2 of SSB: This step will include the 04-day long interview process. Let see what are that.

  • Day – 2 in SSB: The second round is called Psychological test. This is same as the PPDT. But this time the candidates have to write a story for the 12 pictures.
  • Day – 3 and 4 in SSB: The day 3 and 4 will be dedicated to Group Testing. There are tasks including group discussion, group (military) planning exercises, progressive group tasks, small (half) group tasks, individual tasks (obstacles); group obstacle or “snake race”; command tasks; a lecturette and a final group task.
  • Day – 5 in SSB: The 5th day in the Sb will be for the final assessment and result. The candidates have to attend the conference in the proper uniform the most confident candidate will be selected at last.

NDA 1 Result 2018 – Selection Process

#1 Written Examination

Union Public Service Commission holds a written exam with two papers, each of 2.5 hours duration. Any candidate interested in NDA and NA will have applied for UPSC NDA and downloaded admit card to appear in the written examination with following exam pattern.

Mathematics 120 questions 300 marks
General ability test 150 questions 600 marks

All questions carry equal marks. They are multiple choice questions. There is negative marking also which is equal to one-third of marks of that question, that gets deducted from marking an incorrect answer.

The candidature of all the candidates whose Roll Nos. are shown in the list will be provisional. In accordance with the conditions of their admission to the examination, candidates will register themselves online on the Indian Army Recruiting website joinindianarmy.nic.in within two weeks of the announcement of written result. The successful candidates would then be allotted Selection Centres and dates, of SSB interview which shall be communicated to the registered e-mail ID.

#2 Services Selection Board (SSB Round)

There will be an Intelligence and Personality Test. This is organized by SSB. This is a two-step process. SSB tests involve the test of Officers Potentiality and those for the Air Force in Computerised Pilot Selection System (CPSS) and Pilot Aptitude Test (which forms the whole PAB Test) and for Officers Potentiality. PABT applicable to candidates with Air Force as the First choice would also be conducted for all SSB qualified candidates with one of the choices as Air Force subject to their eligibility and if they are so willing.

Important Points about SSB

All the candidates who have successfully qualified in the written exam will be called for the SSB Interview Round. It is basically a personality and Intelligence interview, which is held in a window of 5 to 6 days.

Important Points for SSB

Army as first choice: Candidates who have qualified as per NDA Result and have given Army as the first choice may look into Amry HQ for details of SSB. Contact details are:

Army Headquarters,
AG’s Branch, RTG (NDA Entry),
West Block-III, Wing-1, R.K. Puram, New Delhi – 110 066,
Phone No. 26175473 or joinindianarmy.nic.in.

Air Force as first choice: Candidates who have qualified of NDA & NA (I) written examination, having the first choice as Air Force and can check for their names in center allotment list on the website, and contact for SSB call letters from Air HQ. Contact details for the same are: choice —

Air Headquarters,
Directorate of Personnel (Officers),
PO 3 (A), Room No. 17, ‘J’ Block,
Opp. Vayu Bhawan, Motilal Nehru Marg,
New Delhi-110106,
Phone No. 23010231 Extn. 7973/7646 or
Email at -careerairforce.nic.in.

Navy / Naval Academy as the first choice: Candidates who have qualified NDA & NA (I) written examination and having the first choice as Navy/ Naval Academy, can look into Naval HQ for SSB call letter details. Contact details are:

Naval Headquarters,
Directorate of Manpower & Recruitment,
O.I. & R. Section, Room No. 204, ‘C’ Wing,
Sena Bhavan, New Delhi-110011, Phone No. 23010097
Email: [email protected] or joinindiannavy.gov.in.

UPSC NDA 1 2018

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  1. Hello Lakshmi Kandhan,
    Declaration of Written Examination of NDA 1 Result will be published in July 2018 and the declaration of final result of NDA 1 will be published in November 2018.

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