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    NDA Coaching in Himachal

    Are you looking for the NDA coaching in Himachal? Being the best NDA coaching in Kangra and NDA Online coaching in Himahcal! Gurukul Career Group provides the best coaching  for your NDA exam under the experts’ guidance! Helping students to accomplish their goal is our mission. NDA coaching in Mandi has the entire Team experienced & qualified & they know how to get the best out of a Candidate. The entire study material at NDA coaching in Hamirpur is designed & developed by the experts based upon latest trends & patterns of the NDA Exam.

    Best NDA Coaching in Himachal

    NDA is one of the most desirable defence exams in the country to select candidates for admission to the National Defence Academy as well as Indian Naval Academy courses. The examination is conducted twice a year to select eligible male as well as female candidates. The selection procedure for NDA Online Coaching in Himachal comprises written exam as well as SSB interview.


    NDA Examination Highlights

    The details regarding NDA examination are summarised below.

    Exam Particulars Exam Details
    Exam Name National Defence Academy & Naval Academy Examination (NDA & NA)
    Conducting Body UPSC
    Exam Level National
    Exam Frequency Two times a year (April & September)
    Mode of Exam Offline
    Exam Stages Written exam and SSB Interview
    Total Registrations 5.3 lakh (As per 2020 data)
    Total Test Takers 2.4 lakh (As per 2020 data)
    Exam Purpose For admission to National Defence Academy (NDA) and Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC)
    Exam Fees INR 100 for male candidates belonging to the General and OBC categories. However, SC/ST/Women candidates/Sons of JCOs/NCOs/ORs are exempted from paying the fees.
    Exam Duration GAT: 2 ½ hours

    Mathematics: 2 ½ hours

    No. of Papers and Total Marks Paper 1: GAT
    Paper 2: Maths
    Total Questions GAT: 150
    Mathematics: 120
    Marking Scheme GAT: Four marks for correct answers and 1.33 marks for wrong answers
    Maths: 2.5 marks for correct answers and 0.83 mark for wrong answers
    Total Marks Written Exam: 900
    SSB Interview: 900
    Language/Medium of Exam English and Hindi
    No. of Test Cities More than 70 test cities
    Official Website
    Contact Details 011-23385271/011-23381125/011- 23098543

    NDA Eligibility Criteria 2024

    According to NDA eligibility criteria, only unmarried male as well as female aspirants aged between 16.5 and 19.5 are eligible to apply for NDA. Those who are interested in applying for NDA exam must fall in the mentioned age group. Candidates whose NDA age limit exceeds will not be considered for NDA. Given below is the NDA age limit for all candidates who wish to appear for NDA exam:

    • NDA 1 age limit is that candidates should be born not earlier than July 2, 2005, and not later than July 1, 2008
    • NDA 2 age limit, candidates must have born not earlier than January 2, 2004, and not later than January 1, 2007
    • The commission will accept the date of birth that is entered into Class 10 or 12 certificates
    • Candidates need to submit these certificates after the declaration of the result of the written exam

    NDA Age Limit For Girls

    NDA age limit for girls is the same as the male candidates. NDA age limit for girl is 16.5 to 19.5 years. Female candidates falling under the age range can apply for NDA exam.

    NDA Eligibility for Female

    NDA eligibility for female candidates is the same as their male counterparts. The height, weight and vision NDA requirements for female candidates are the same. NDA qualification as well as the physical standard required for female and male candidates are same.

    NDA Qualification 2024

    NDA eligibility as per educational qualification prescribed for admission to the different academies is given below.

    NDA Qualification for Army wing Passed Class 12 or equivalent examination from a recognized board
    NDA Qualification for Air Force and Naval wings of NDA and 10 2 Cadet entry scheme at INA Passed Class 12 or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics
    • Candidates who are appearing in Class 12 or equivalent examination can apply as per NDA exam eligibility
    • Candidates appearing in Class 11 exam are not eligible
    • There is no NDA eligibility 12th percentage. Candidates who have passed Class 12 or equivalent exam can apply for the exam.

    NDA Exam Pattern 2024

    Candidates can check below a few important highlights related to the NDA exam pattern.

    Particulars Details
    Exam Mode Offline
    Number of papers GAT and Mathematics
    Duration of test GAT: 2 ½ hours
    Mathematics: 2 ½ hours
    Exam time GAT: 10 am to 12.30 pm
    Mathematics: 2 pm to 4.30 pm
    Number of questions GAT: 150
    Mathematics: 120
    Language of question paper English and Hindi
    Total marks Written Exam: 900 (600 for GAT and 300 for Mathematics)
    SSB Interview: 900

    NDA Syllabus 2024

    After getting to know the NDA Exam Pattern it is important for the candidates to know the Syllabus of the NDA Exam. The NDA Syllabus is discussed below.

    NDA Mathematics Syllabus

    The chapters covered for NDA Maths Syllabus are given in the table below.

    Topic Topic-wise Syllabus
    Algebra Sets, Venn diagrams, De Morgan laws, Cartesian product, relation, equivalence relation. Real numbers, Complex numbers, Modulus, Cube roots, Conversion of a number in Binary system to Decimals, and vice-versa. Arithmetic, Geometric and Harmonic progressions. Quadratic equations, Linear inequations, Permutation and Combination, Binomial theorem, and Logarithms.
    Calculus Concept of a real-valued function, domain, range, and graph of a function. Composite functions, one-to-one, onto, and inverse functions. The notion of limit, Standard limits, Continuity of functions, algebraic operations on continuous functions. Derivative of function at a point, geometrical and physical interpretation of a derivative-application. Derivatives of sum, product, and quotient of functions, a derivative of a function concerning another function, the derivative of a composite function. Second-order derivatives. Increasing and decreasing functions. Application of derivatives in problems of maxima and minima
    Matrices and Determinants Types of matrices, operations on matrices. Determinant of a matrix, basic properties of determinants. Adjoint and inverse of a square matrix, Applications-Solution of a system of linear equations in two or three unknowns by Cramer’s rule and by Matrix Method.
    Integral Calculus and Differential Equations Integration as inverse of differentiation, integration by substitution and by parts, standard integrals involving algebraic expressions, trigonometric, exponential, and hyperbolic functions. Evaluation of definite integrals—determination of areas of plane regions bounded by curves—applications.Definition of order and degree of a differential equation, formation of a differential equation by examples. General and particular solution of differential equations, solution of the first order, and first-degree differential equations of various types—examples. Application in problems of growth and decay.
    Trigonometry Angles and their measures in degrees and radians. Trigonometric ratios. Trigonometric identities Sum and difference formulae. Multiple and Sub-multiple angles. Inverse trigonometric functions. Applications-Height and distance, properties of triangles.
    Vector Algebra Vectors in two and three dimensions, magnitude, and direction of a vector. Unit and null vectors, the addition of vectors, scalar multiplication of a vector, scalar product, or dot product of two vectors. Vector product or cross product of two vectors. Applications—work done by a force and moment of a force and in geometrical problems.
    Analytical Geometry Of Two and Three Dimension Rectangular Cartesian Coordinate system. Distance formula. Equation of a line in various forms. The angle between two lines. Distance of a point from a line. Equation of a circle in standard and a general form. Standard forms of parabola, ellipse, and hyperbola. Eccentricity and axis of a conic. Point in a three-dimensional space, the distance between two points. Direction Cosines and direction ratios. Equation two points. Direction Cosines and direction ratios. Equation of a plane and a line in various forms. The angle between two lines and the angle between two planes. Equation of a sphere.
    Statistics and Probability Probability: Random experiment, outcomes, and associated sample space, events, mutually exclusive and exhaustive events, impossible and certain events. Union and Intersection of events. Complementary, elementary, and composite events. Definition of probability—classical and statistical—examples. Elementary theorems on probability—simple problems. Conditional probability, Bayes’ theorem—simple problems. Random variable as function on a sample space. Binomial distribution, examples of random experiments giving rise to Binomial distribution.

    NDA Syllabus- Physics

    1. Physical Properties and States of Matter
    2. Modes of transference of Heat
    3. Mass, Weight, Volume, Sound waves and their properties
    4. Simple musical instruments
    5. Rectilinear propagation of Light
    6. Density and Specific Gravity
    7. Reflection and refraction
    8. Principle of Archimedes
    9. Spherical mirrors and Lenses
    10. Pressure Barometer
    11. Human Eye
    12. Motion of objects
    13. Natural and Artificial Magnets
    14. Velocity and Acceleration
    15. Properties of a Magnet
    16. Newton’s Laws of Motion
    17. Earth as a Magnet
    18. Force and Momentum
    19. Static and Current Electricity
    20. Parallelogram of Forces
    21. Conductors and Non-conductors
    22. Stability and Equilibrium of bodies
    23. Ohm’s Law
    24. Gravitation
    25. Simple Electrical Circuits
    26. Elementary ideas of work
    27. Heating, Lighting, and Magnetic effects of Current
    28. Power and Energy
    29. Measurement of Electrical Power
    30. Effects of Heat
    31. Primary and Secondary Cells
    32. Measurement of Temperature and Heat
    33. Use of X-Rays
    34. General Principles in the working of Simple Pendulum, Simple Pulleys, Siphon, Levers, Balloon, Pumps, Hydrometer, Pressure Cooker, Thermos Flask, Gramophone, Telegraphs, Telephone, Periscope, Telescope, Microscope, Mariner’s Compass; Lightning Conductors, Safety Fuses.

    Chemistry Syllabus For NDA Coaching in Himachal

    1. Preparation and Properties of Hydrogen, Oxygen, Nitrogen and Carbon Dioxide, Oxidation and Reduction.
    2. Acids, bases and salts.
    3. Carbon— different forms
    4. Physical and Chemical Changes
    5. Fertilizers—Natural and Artificial
    6. Elements
    7. Material used in the preparation of substances like Soap, Glass, Ink, Paper, Cement, Paints, Safety Matches, and Gunpowder
    8. Mixtures and Compounds
    9. Elementary ideas about the structure of Atom
    10. Symbols, Formulae, and simple Chemical Equation
    11. Atomic Equivalent and Molecular Weights
    12. Law of Chemical Combination (excluding problems)
    13. Valency
    14. Properties of Air and Water

    NDA Coaching in Himachal Syllabus For General Science

    1. Common Epidemics, their causes, and prevention
    2. Difference between the living and non-living
    3. Food—Source of Energy for man
    4. Basis of Life—Cells, Protoplasms, and Tissues
    5. Constituents of food
    6. Growth and Reproduction in Plants and Animals
    7. Balanced Diet
    8. Elementary knowledge of the Human Body and its important organs
    9. The Solar System—Meteors and Comets, Eclipses. Achievements of Eminent Scientists

    NDA Coaching in Himachal Syllabus For History 

    1. Forces shaping the modern world;
    2. Renaissance
    3. Exploration and Discovery;
    4. A broad survey of Indian History, with emphasis on Culture and Civilisation
    5. Freedom Movement in India
    6. French Revolution, Industrial Revolution, and Russian Revolution
    7. War of American Independence,
    8. Impact of Science and Technology on Society
    9. Elementary study of Indian Constitution and Administration
    10. Concept of one World
    11. Elementary knowledge of Five Year Plans of India
    12. United Nations,
    13. Panchsheel,
    14. Panchayati Raj, Democracy, Socialism and Communism
    15. Role of India in the present world
    16. Co-operatives and Community Development
    17. Bhoodan, Sarvodaya,
    18. National Integration and Welfare State
    19. Basic Teachings of Mahatma Gandhi

    NDA Syllabus For Geography

    1. The Earth, its shape and size
    2. Ocean Currents and Tides Atmosphere and its composition
    3. Latitudes and Longitudes
    4. Temperature and Atmospheric Pressure, Planetary Winds, Cyclones, and Anticyclones; Humidity; Condensation and Precipitation
    5. Concept of time
    6. Types of Climate
    7. International Date Line
    8. Major Natural Regions of the World
    9. Movements of Earth and their effects
    10. Regional Geography of India
    11. Climate, Natural vegetation. Mineral and Power resources;
    12. Location and distribution of agricultural and Industrial activities
    13. Origin of Earth. Rocks and their classification
    14. Important Sea ports and main sea, land, and air routes of India
    15. Weathering—Mechanical and Chemical, Earthquakes and Volcanoes
    16. Main items of Imports and Exports of India

    NDA Syllabus For Current Affairs

    • Knowledge of Important events that have happened in India in recent years.
    • Prominent personalities of both Indian and International level
    • Cultural activities and sports activities
    • Current important world events.


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