NDA Admit Card 2018: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will issue the admit card for National Defence and Naval Academy (NDA & NA) academy examination. The NDA admit card will be issued online by UPSC whereas the call letter for SSB interview will be made available on the websites of Indian Army, Navy and Air Force. The NDA (I) admit card is expected to be released in last week of March, 2018. Candidates can download their admit card by entering their registration/roll number and date of birth/password. UPSC will issue the NDA admit card for written exam to only those candidates whose applications were accepted by the commission. Candidates can check the name of their exam centre and reporting time on admit card. Accordingly, candidates must reach the allotted test centre at least one hour before the scheduled time to avoid any last minute rush. Candidates should carry a hard copy of their NDA 2018 admit card along to the exam centre. NDA (I) 2018 application form and notification was released by UPSC on January 15. The last date to submit applications for NDA 1 2018 was February 5. Candidates can check the details on how to download NDA Admit card 2018 and other important instructions as given below.
The exam dates for NDA (I) and NDA (II) 2018 have been announced by UPSC in the annual calendar. Candidates can check the tentative dates for availability of NDA admit card as given in the table below.
NDA 2018 admit card dates
NDA (I) 2018
NDA (II) 2018
NDA 2018 written exam date
April 22, 2018
September 9, 2018
Dates for availability of NDA admit card
The NDA admit card 2018 will be released online and candidates can check the steps explained below to download their hall tickets. The link to download NDA 2018 admit card will be provided on this page as soon as it is released.
Click on the link ‘NDA Admit Card 2018 released-Download Here’ that will be provided on this page
After reading instructions, take a printout and click on 'Yes' I have printed the instructions
On the next page, enter the registration id/roll number and date of birth/password in the login panel
After entering all the login details correctly and the given captcha code, click on submit
The NDA admit card 2018 will be displayed on the screen
Candidates should cross check all the details mentioned on the admit card. Any error should be immediately brought to the notice of UPSC
Candidates should download their NDA 2018 admit card and take multiple printouts for future reference.
Ques: What if I forgot my Registration ID/password?
Ans: If you forget your RID, it can be retrieved by entering Name, Fathers Name, Mothers Name, Date of Birth.
Ques: Can I download my NDA admit card on mobile?
Ques: What to do if I have not received my NDA admit card?
Ans: If candidates do not receive the e-admit card or any other communication regarding candidature for the examination one week before the commencement of the examination, they should at once contact the commission. Information can also be obtained from the Facilitation Counter located in the commission’s office either in person or over Phone.
Phone Nos. 011–23385271/011–23381125/011–23098543.
In case no communication is received in the commission’s office from the candidate regarding non-receipt of his e-admit card at least one week before the examination, the candidate will be solely responsible for non-receipt of the e-admit card.
Ques: What details required for reporting any discrepancies?
Ans: All communications to the commission should invariably contain the following particulars.
Name and year of the examination.
Registration ID (RID).
Roll Number (if received).
Name of candidate (in full and in block letters)
Postal Address as given in the application
The admit card of NDA 2018 will be made available online and UPSC will not send the hall ticket of any candidate via post or email
Candidates should print their NDA admit card 2018 on A4 size paper
Candidates are advised to safe-keep their admit card till the end of the recruitment procedure
UPSC will not issue duplicate admit card to any candidate under any circumstances
Candidates should carry ID proof i.e. Aadhaar Card, Driving Licence, Passport, Voter I Card along with their admit card and at least 2 recent photographs with them to NDA exam centre. Candidates without valid ID proof and admit card won't be allowed to give exam
Mutilated, torn and soiled admit cards will not be accepted at the centre and candidates holding them will be debarred from sitting in the exam
Candidates who will appear for NDA 2018 exam should check the important exam day guidelines given below.
Candidates have to carry the hard copy of their NDA admit card on the day of exam to their centre failing which they will not be allowed to appear for the exam
Candidates are advised to reach their exam centre 1 hour prior to the reporting time mentioned in their NDA admit card and enter the exam hall 20 minutes before the scheduled commencement of the examination. No candidate will be allowed to enter the exam hall 10 minutes after the scheduled commencement of the examination
Candidates should report only to the NDA exam centre mentioned in their hall ticket. Candidates reporting to a different centre will not be allowed to sit for the exam and their candidature is liable to be cancelled
Mobile phones, calculators or any of the IT gadgets are not allowed inside the premises where the examination is being conducted. Any Infringements of these instructions shall entail disciplinary action including ban from future examinations.
Candidates are advised not to bring any valuables/costly items to the examination halls, as safe keeping of the same can not be assured. The commission will not be responsible for any loss in this regard
UPSC conducts National Defence Academy (NDA) and Naval Academy (NA) exam twice in a year. NDA / NA 2018 exam is conducted for admission to Army, Air force and Navy wings for the 139th Course and for the 102nd Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC).