National Defence Academy (NDA 2016) is a national level entrance exam conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) for recruiting candidates to the Indian Defence forces that includes Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force. The NDA exam is conducted twice in a year i.e. NDA (I) on 17th April 2016 and NDA (II) on 18th September 2016.
• Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will release admit card of NDA 2016 three weeks before the commencement of written exam for the candidates appearing for the admission to defence service.
• Aspirants appearing in the written exam must have a valid NDA 2016 admit card, an absence of which leads to denial of their entry to NDA Exam 2016 exam hall. Candidates can download their NDA admit card 2016 by entering any of the following set of details:
1. Registration ID and Date of Birth or
2. Roll Number and Date of Birth or
3. Name, Father’s Name and Date of Birth
• The e-Admission Certificate will be made available in the UPSC website www.upsc.gov.in for downloading by candidates.
Important Information about NDA Admit Card 2016:
• UPSC makes available admit cards of NDA 2016 only in online mode and does not be dispatch via post to the addresses or registered mail.• Candidates must take the printout of their admit card after downloading it through the website mentioned above.
• Candidates must keep safe their NDA 2016 call letter till the admission procedure is over.
• Aspirants are suggested to keep a second copy of their admit card to use it for future references.
• UPSC will not issue a duplicate admit card for any candidate.
• Candidates must carry an ID proof along with their admit card, failing to do so will not be permitted to appear for the entrance exam.
• No candidate without a valid call letter of NDA 2016 is allowed to appear for the entrance exam on the scheduled date.
• If a candidate does not receive his/her e-Admission Certificate or any other communication regarding his/her candidature for the examination three weeks before the commencement of the examination, he/she should at once contact the Commission.
• In case no communication is received in the Commission’s Office from the candidate regarding non-receipt of his/ her e-Admission Certificate at least 3 weeks before the examination, he/she himself/ herself will be solely responsible for non-receipt of his/her e-admission certificate.
• Information in this regard can also be obtained from the Facilitation Counter located in the Commission’s Office either in person or over the telephone.
• On receipt of admission certificate, check it carefully and bring discrepancies/errors, if any, to the notice of UPSC immediately.
• If a candidate receives an e-admission certificate in respect of some other candidate on account of handling error, the same should be immediately brought to the notice of the Commission with a request to issue the correct e-admission certificate.
• Candidates may note that they will not be allowed to take the examination on the strength of an e-admission certificate issued in respect of another candidate.