NDA NEWS : UPSC NDA, NA exam 2018: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the official notification for National Defence Academy (NDA) and Naval Academy (NA) examination (II) 2018. The registration has started on June 6, that is, today and will continue until July 7, 2018. The NDA exam will be conducted on September 9, 2018 for admission to the Indian Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA, for the 142nd course, and for the 104th Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC) commencing from July 2, 2019. Those who will clear the exam will then have to appear for SSB interview. The last date to apply for registration is July 2, 2018 till 6 pm.
*Number of vacancies*
National Defence Academy: 339 (208 for Army, 39 for Navy and 92 for Air Force)
Naval Academy(10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme) : 44.
Rashtriya Military schools were eastablished as King George's
Royal Indian Military schools to take care of the education of the sons
of defence personnel. In 1952, the schools were reorganized on Public
School lines and admissions were made open to the sons of Defence
Service Officers and civilians. In 1954, the school became member of the
Indian Public Schools Conference (IPSC) and continues to be an active
member till date. The schools were renamed Military Schools in 1966 and
its old motto, 'Play the Game' was replaced with 'Sheelem Param
Bhushanam' which means Character is the Highest Virtue. On 25th Jun
2007, the schools got their present name "Rashtriya Military School".
The school has several of its alumni occupying high positions in the
Armed Forces and in other sectors doing stellar service to the