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Last Updated On: 07/06/2012


The valiant boys could be part of the Indian Air Force family by applying for NDA( National Defence Academy)

Candidates, short-listed for Indian Air Force after the initial selection procedure, go through a rigorous three-year training regimen at the National Defence Academy at Khadakwasla, followed by specialised training at one of the training establishment. Thereafter, they are Commissioned as Permanent Commission Officers and posted as pilots at any of the Air Force Stations.

To be in the National Defence Academy

You can join NDA by taking the exam conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). This exam is conducted twice a year in all major cities throughout India.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Age - 16 ½ to 19 years(at the time of commencement of course)
  • Nationality - Indian
  • Gender  - Men only
  • Educational Qualifications - 10+2 with Physics and Mathematics. Appearing final year students can also eligible to apply.
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