NDA Coaching in Chandigarh- Career Square Academy

A career in defense is very fascinating, especially for those who dream to serve country selflessly. National Defense Academy Exam is a doorway to step in the Indian defense forces. Enrolling with any NDA Coaching institute in Chandigarh could get you directed right and achieve your target of nailing down the NDA SSB exam.

Career Square Academy is a pioneer institute in NDA SSB Coaching in Chandigarh.  We are best known for our coaching techniques along with tricks and basic concepts which are useful for NDA candidates.

With our proven result history, Career Square Academy has become the most favored learning hub for NAVY/ AIR FORCE/ SSB /NDA coaching in Chandigarh.

Career Square Academy is imparting unequaled NDA Coaching in Chandigarh. Over the years the academy has emerged as a unique NDA exam coaching in Chandigarh, attracting the NDA aspirants from the entire country to get prepared for the NDA exam.

The standard of excellence followed by our faculty make certain that every NDA aspirant enrolled with us receives the best NDA SSB coaching.

Career Square Academy imparts NDA exam coaching in Chandigarh with the objective of delivering the highest level academics and technological training to the NDA aspirants. The faculty endeavors to build the student's foundation strong enough to clear the NDA written exam in very first attempt.

The comprehensive NDA exam coaching program at Career Square Academy includes, study material, mock test, discussion sessions, tips and tricks to solve questions fast and other such tailored teaching methodologies.

Why Choose us?

We dream along with our students, thus our experienced and qualified faculty aim to transform all the students into Indian defense services officers and gentlemen.

Following have a fleeting look at some of our highlighted features that will convince you to believe that CSA is delivering best NDA Coaching classes in Chandigarh.

  • Career Square Academy has 9 years of experience in successfully coaching students who aspire to be commissioned into the Indian defense forces.
  • We provide an updated infrastructure that elevates student’s moral and boost them up to grasp more.
  • The highly qualified & experienced faculty guide/train students in right direction to crack the NDA written exam as well as for SSB interview.
  • Mock tests are scheduled and conducted on regular basis to access the student's performance.
  • One to one doubt sessions are conducted to answer all queries with students.
  • Discipline & time management is special designed modules of the NDA exam coaching program with Career Square Academy.
  • CSA offer exam specific coaching for NDA, CDS, AFCAT etc. as the exam pattern varies from exam to exam.

So, what are you waiting for? Get yourself enrolled with Career Square Academy to kick start your NDA exam coaching in Chandigarh.

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NDA Exam- An Introduction

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts the National Defense Academy Entrance Exam (NDA) twice a year. Candidates who aspire to join various Indian defense forces such as Army, Navy, and Air Force needs to clear NDA examination to get selected.

The first examination takes place in April (NDA I) and another one in following September (NDA II) of the same year.

NDA Eligibility CriteriaNDA Exam Pattern

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts the National Defense Academy Entrance Exam (NDA) in every year two times.

Paper Subject No. of Questions Duration
I Mathematics 300 2.5 Hours
II General Ability 600 2.5 Hours

Paper –II General Ability Test is further divided into 2 sections:

Part A English (Maximum Marks-200)

Part B General Knowledge (Maximum marks – 400)

General Knowledge section has further six sub sections, which collectively makes 400 marks. The marks break up is as follows:







1 Physics 100
2 Chemistry 60
3 General Science 40
4 Social Studies 80
5 Geography 80
6 Current Event 40

Note: Negative Marking is also application in NDA written Examination. For every incorrect response, 0.33 marks will be deducted as negative marking.

SSB Interview

Fortunate enough when a candidate clears the NDA written examination, he then has to appear in the SSB interview round.

The SSB interview runs for 5 days and collectively scores a candidate out of total 900 marks.

The components of each day SSB interviews are presented in tabular form as follows. This will make it easy for you to understand the SSB interview concept in details.

Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5
1.Intelligence Test

2.Picture Perception and Description Test (PPDT)

3.Filling up of Personal Information Questionnaire (PIQ) forms

1.Word Association Test (WAT)

2.Thematic Apperception Test (TAT)

3.Situation Reaction Test (SRT)

4.Self Description Test

1.Group Discussion test(GD)

2.Military Planning Exercise (MPE)
4.Progressive Group Task (PGT)

5.Intergroup Obstacle race or Snake race

6.Half Group Task

7.Command Task

8.Personal interview for some of the candidates by president

1.Final Group Task (FGT)

2.Individual Obstacles

3.Interview for remaining candidates


2.Announcement of recommended candidates


NDA Eligibility Criteria

NDA examination has a very stringent set of criteria, which a candidate is bound to fulfill to get selected with the NDA. Following check out this in details:


Candidate must be one of the following:

  • Citizen of India
  • Citizen of Bhutan
  • Citizen of Nepal

Age Limit:

Minimum 16.5 years Maximum 19 years.

Note: A candidate who has any history of resigning or withdrawal on disciplinary grounds from any other training academies of Armed Forces can't apply, he is not eligible.

Educational Qualification:

12th Class pass of the 10+2 pattern of school education with Mathematics & Physics.

Physical Standards:

Physically fit according to physical standards for admission to National Defense Academy and Naval Academy Examination

Visual standards: 

  • The distance vision (corrected): 6/6 in better eye and 6/9 in the worse eye.
  • Acceptable Myopia: Less than equal to 2.5 D
  • Hypermetropia: Less than equal to 3.5 D including Astigmatism.
  • binocular vision: Good (color vision standard will be (CP-III) for Army)
  • History of Radial Keratotomy: Not accepted
  • Laser Surgery Vision: Not acceptable

Vision standard for naval candidates

  • Uncorrected without glass: 6/6, 6/9
  • Corrected with glass: 6/6, 6/6
  • Limits of Myopia: –0.75
  • Limits of Hypermetropia: +1.5
  • Binocular Vision: III
  • Limits of color perception: I

Note: A certificate stating neither candidates nor any member of his family has suffered from congenital night blindness has to be submitted.

Join, Career Square Academy for best NDA exam coaching classes in Chandigarh. We also offer classes for various other defense services exams including, CDS/ OTA/ AFCAT and ACC.

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