Paper 1

Subject No. Of Questions Marks
Reasoning 25 25
Numerical Aptitude 25 25
English 50 50
General Awareness 50 50
Total: 150 Total: 150

Paper 2(Descriptive, Qualifying)

Short Essay/Letter & Vernacular Language- 50 Marks

SSC conduct open competitive examination for recruitment to the posts of Stenographer Grade ‘C'( Group ‘B’ Non-Gazetted ) and Stenographer Grade ‘D'(Group ‘C’ Non-Gazetted).

National Defense Academy (NDA), is a training academy of the Indian Armed Forces.

NDA exam is conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), twice in a year. One can find its notification on the official website of UPSC

Men can apply for all the academies/courses under NDA exam whereas women can’t apply For NDA

10+2 (passed or appearing) is the minimum qualification one must have for NDA

Complete selection procedure under NDA is mentioned below :

  1. Written Exam
  2. SSB/Interview
  3. Document Verification
  4. Medical Examination of the selected candidates

The Scheme of examination for NDA as follows-

Subject Duration Max Marks
Maths 2 hrs 30 min 300
General Ability Test(GK,Eng.) 2 hrs 30 min 600
SSB Interview 900