Defence

Defence

INTRODUCTION

 

Indian Defence forces are military forces of India which includes Army, Air Force, Navy and Coast Guard along with that various Paramilitary forces are there. There is separate ministry named Minister of Defence for looking into the matters of Defence forces. These forces are world renowned because of passionate, vibrant and dynamic Soldiers working in them. A career in the Defence Forces as an officer has always had a place of dignity and respect amongst the youth.

 

SKILL SET

 

  • Team spirit
  • Critical thinker
  • Self-Discipline
  • Patriotic nature
  • Physical Fitness
  • Leadership qualities
  • Ability to slog hard
  • Aim to serve society
  • Integrity and loyalty

 

BRANCHES

 

  • Indian Air force
  • Indian Navy
  • Indian Army

 

CAREER PATH

 

After 12th :

 

  • NDA & NA
  • 10+2 B.Tech Entry
  • AFMC B.SC Nursing

 

Eligibility

NDA

TES (10+2)

AFMC

MBBS

Age

16 ½ to 19½ yrs

16 ½ to 19½  yrs

1st Oct 1995 to 30th Sep 2003 (17-25 Year Old)

17 year on 31 Dec

Qualification

12th with any stream for ARMY and 12th with PCM for AIR Force & Navy

10+2 PCM with 70% and above to apply)

12th with PCB

12th with PCB + Eng

Gender

Male

Male

Female

Both

Admission Mode

Entrance Test + Interview

Entrance Test + Interview

AFMC Entrance Test

NEET

Nationality

Indian

Indian

Indian

Indian

Process

Written Exam + SSB Interview

SSB Interview

All India Merit list + Interview

Exam + Interview

Parent Body

UPSC

UPSC

 

 

 

NDA Selection Process

 

  • Written Test  + SSB Interview

 

NDA Exam Pattern

 

Subject

Duration

Questions

Marks

Mathematics

2 hr 30 min

120

300

General Ability Test

2 hr 30 min

150

600

Total Marks

 

 

900

SSB Interview/Test

 

 

900

 

Paper 1: Mathematics

 

Paper 2: General Aptitude (English, Physics, Chemistry, Geography, General Science, History and current events.)

 

  • Paper type:  Offline
  • The papers in both the subjects consist of objective type questions only.
  • There is penalty for wrong answers. 
  • General Ability Test paper is divided into two parts - Part A and Part B. Part A has 50 English questions and Part B has 100 General Knowledge questions.

 

SSB Interview

 

Stage 1

Stage 2

Stage 3

Officer Intelligence rating Test

 

Psychological Tests

  • Thematic Apperception Test (TAT)
  • Word Association Test (WAT)
  • Situation Reaction Test (SRT)
  • Self Description Test (SD)

Medical Test

 

Picture perception and Discussion Test

 

Group Test

  • Group Discussion
  • Group Planning Exercise
  • Progressive Group Tasks
  • Half Group Tasks
  • Individual Obstacles
  • Group Obstacles Race
  • Command Task
  • Lecturette
  • Final Group Task

 

 

Interview

 

 

 

NDA & NA Training Process

 

  • Training Period: 3 Year
  • The training during the first two and half years is common to the cadets of three wings National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla near Pune
  • The cadets on passing out will be awarded B.Sc./B. Sc. (Computer)/B.A. degree from Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi.
  • On passing out from the National Defence Academy, Army Cadets go to the Indian Military Academy, Dehra Dun, Naval Cadets to Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala and Air Force cadets to AFA, HYDERABAD.

 

 

 

 

 

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