UPSC NDA syllabus 2015-16 exam pattern in English / Hindi pdf
A central agency of India, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is approved to organize various examinations such as forest services, civil services, engineering services, combined defense services, combined medical services, naval academy (NA), national defense academy (NDA) etc. In this post we have given the latest UPSC NDA syllabus for the candidates who were eager to join in the Indian Armed forces. The detailed syllabus given along with the exam pattern with marks and time allotted to it. Both UPSC NDA 1 and 2 syllabus are available here.
UPSC NDA exam syllabus and pattern (Format)
The UPSC online NDA syllabus is given here. The UPSC NDA includes written examination and SSB interview. The written examination has the following format,
- Mathematics (Paper I).
- General Ability Test (Paper II).
Both papers are objective type papers. Mathematics or maths paper carries 300 marks and the general ability test paper carries 600 marks. So the total marks for writing examination is 900 marks. The duration for each paper is two and a half hour.
upsc.gov.in the NDA syllabus for both the mathematics and the general ability test paper is as follows.
UPSC NDA – Mathematics syllabus
The NDA syllabus for maths includes the following topics,
- Matrices and Determinants
- Differential calculus
- Integral calculus and differential equations
- Analytic geometry of two and three dimensions
- Statistics and probability
- Vector Algebra
UPSC NDA syllabus – General ability test.
This consists of two parts. They are,
- English (200 marks)
- General knowledge (400 marks)
English includes Vocabulary, Grammar and usage etc. General knowledge includes six sections. They are physics, general science, chemistry, geography, social Studies and current events.
To download the pdf of the revised syllabus for UPSC NDA army, check on the below link.
Click here: Download UPSC NDA exam syllabus 2015 English
To get the syllabus in Hindi, click here: UPSC NDA syllabus in Hindi