Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Shahjahan Road, New Delhi - 110069
UPSC NDA-(I) and Naval Academy Examination 2011
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will held the NDA and Naval Academy Examination, 2011 on 17th April, 2011 for admission to the Army, Navy and Air Force wing of the NDA for the 127th Course and 89th Naval Academy Course commencing from December 30th 2011.
1. CANDIDATES TO ENSURE THEIR ELIGIBILITY FOR THE EXAMINATION:
The Candidates applying for the examination should ensure that they fulfill all eligibility condition for admission to examination. Their admission to all the stages of the examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions
Mere issue of admission certificate to the candidate will not imply that his/her candidature has been finally cleared by the Commission.
Commission take up verification of eligibility conditions with reference to original documents only after the candidate has qualified for interview/Personality Test.
2. How to apply:
(a) Candidates except certain categories mentioned in para 5(c) may apply Online by using the www.upsconline.nic.in. Detailed instructions for filling up online applications are available on the above mentioned website.
(b) Candidates may also apply Offline must apply in the Common Application form devised by the Commission for its examinations, which can be purchased from the designated Head Post Offices/Post Offices (specified in Appendix III of the Notice) throughout the country against cash payment of Rs 20/- (Rupees Twenty only). Each such Form can be used only once and only for one examination.
In case of any difficulty in obtaining Application Forms from the designated HPOs/POs, the candidates should immediately contact the concerned post Master or UPSC's "FORMS SUPPLY MONITORING CELL" over Telephone No. 011-23389366/FAX No. 011-23387310.
(c) Candidates are advised to read carefully the Instructions for filling up the Online Application Form" given in Appendix-II (A) and Instructions for Offline Applications given in Appendix II (B) of this notice.
3. LAST DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS:
The online Applications can be filled upto 15th November 2010 till 11.59 PM after which the link will be disabled.
All offline applications must reach the "Controller of Examinations, Union Public Service Commission, Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi - 110069" either by hand or by Post/Speed Post or by Courier, on or before the 15th November, 2010.
Candidates should note that applications will be received by hand, only one at a time, at the designated counter(s) and not in bulk, till 5 PM only.
However, in respect of candidates residing abroad or in certain remote localities specified in para 6 of this Notice the last date for receipt of application by Post/Speed Post only (not by Hand or by Courier) is 22nd November 2010.
4. PENALTY FOR WRONG ANSWERS:
Candidates should note that there will be penalty (negative marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers.
5. FACILITATION COUNTER FOR GUIDANCE OF CANDIDATES:
In case of any guidance/information/clarification regarding their applications, candidature etc. candidates can contact UPSC's Facilitation Counter near gate 'C' of its campus in person or over Telephone No. 011-23385271/011-23381125/011-23098543 on working days between 10.00 hrs and 17.00 hrs.
6. MOBILE PHONES BANNED:
(a) Mobile phones, pagers or any other communication devices are not allowed inside the premises where the examination is being conducted. Any infringement of these instructions shall entail disciplinary action including ban from future examinations.
(b) Candidates are advised in their own interest not be bring any of the banned items including mobile phones/pagers to the venue of the examination, as arrangement for safekeeping cannot be assured.
7. Candidates are advised not bring any valuable/costly items to the Examination Halls, as safe-keeping of the same cannot be assured. Commission will not be responsible for any loss in this regard.
CANDIDATES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY ONLINE
Eligibility for NDA Entrance Examination 2011
1. Age: 16 and half to 19 years i.e. born between 02/01/1993 and 01/07/1995
2. Educational Qualification
for Army: 12th Class pass of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination conducted by a State Education Board or a University.
For Air Force, Navy and Naval Academy: 12th Class pass of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination conducted by a State Education Board or a University with Physics and Mathematics subjects
Candidates who are appearing in the 12th exam can also apply.
Physical Standards: Candidates must be physically fit according to the Regulations given in notice.
How To Apply: Application Form: The candidates must apply in the Common Application Form devised by the Commission for its examinations, which can be purchased from the designated Head Post Offices/ Post offices throughout the country against cash payment of Rs 20/- only.
You can also apply Online at www.upsconline.nic.in/
Fee: Rs 50/- through Central Recruitment Fee Stamp only. SC/ST/PH candidates are exempted from payment (OBC candidates required to pay full fee). Those who are applying online need to pay only Rs 25/- either by cash in any SBI branch or by Online through Net Banking or Online by Credit/Debit Card.
Either Apply Online unto 15/11/2010 or send application Offline to the "Controller of Examination, Union Public Service Commission, Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi-110069" either by hand or by Post/Speed Post or by courier on or before the 15th November, 2010. Last date is 22/11/2010 for the candidates from far-flung areas.
Last Date for Receipt of Applications 15.11.2010
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will hold the NDA and Naval Academy Examination, 2011 on 17th April, 2011
Last date is 22/11/2010 for the candidates from far-flung areas
For complete information about this examination as well as information about registration of their applications, venue of the examination and result etc. All the details of the NDA Examination can by found on the website of the UPSC at www.upsc.gov.in