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    National Defence Academy (NDA), Pune is a well-reputed government institution that was established in the year 1955. National Defence Academy is a joint services institute that trains cadets of the Indian Army, Indian air force & Indian Navy. It offers courses affiliated under the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New delhi. There are 3 degrees and 6 courses at the institute. These courses cover streams such as engineering, sciences and arts, humanities and social sciences. All the courses are undergraduate level courses with degrees of B.Tech, B.Sc and BA. These courses are offered full-time only. The b.Tech courses are approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. The duration of the B.Tech course is 4 years while for all other programmes it is 3 years. After completion of the degree at National Defence Academy (NDA), Pune, the Naval cadets proceed to Indian Naval Academy at Ezhimala, Air Force cadets proceed to the Air Force Academy at Hyderabad and Army cadets proceed to Indian Military Academy at Dehradun. After completion of one year of training there, students are commissioned as officers in the Indian Navy,  Air Force And Army. NDA, Pune is a well constructed campus spread over 7000 acres of land. It offers a variety of facilities to candidates who have enrolled in this prestigious institute, these include library, sports, cafeteria, gym facility, swimming pool, IT infrastructure and more.
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    National Defence Academy (NDA), Pune Location

    The NDA campus is located about 17 km south-west of Pune city, at Khadakwasla. Pune Junction, Agarkar Nagar, Pune is the nearest railway station to the academy. It is located 17 kms away and is a 30 minutes drive from the railway station to the institute. The nearest airport is the Pune International Airport, Lohegaon, Pune. It is a 40 minute drive from the campus and is situated 24 kms away. The Pune bus stand, Shivajinagar, is also 17 kms away and takes 30 minutes to reach the campus from here.

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    NDA Pune Highlights

    ExamCUET (UG)
    Courses3 Degrees and 6 Courses
    Institute TypeAffiliated College
    Faculty Count33

    NDA Pune Placements

    There is a 100% placement rate for graduates at the National Defence Academy (NDA), Pune. This is because students of the academy join either the Indian Army, Air force or the Navy directly after completing their 3 year course at the institute. In case of the B.Tech programmes, the candidates complete the final year of their graduation at the respective academies. After their completion of courses, they proceed to either the Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy or the Air Force Academy. These Academies house the officer trainees who le...
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    Courses offered by NDA Pune

    The National Defence Academy (NDA), offers full time, residential undergraduate programmes. There are 3 degrees and 6 courses that are run in the institute. The 3 degrees are Bachelor of Science (B.Sc), Bachelor of Arts (BA), and Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech). The B.Tech degree is offered in 3 specialisations- Applied Electronics and Communications, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science and Information Technology. The B.Sc degree also has 2 courses viz, computer science and B.Sc in physics, chemistry and mathematics. The duration of all th...

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    NDA Pune Admission

    National Defence Academy (NDA), Pune offers admissions into its undergraduate programmes. The 6 courses are BA, B.Sc, B.Sc computer science, B.Tech computer science and information technology, B.Tech electronics and communications, B.Tech mechanical engineering. The academy accepts admission for Army,  Air Force, and Navy in the above mentioned courses. The admission process is completely based on an entrance exam followed by an interview. NDA has its own entrance examination known as the National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination. ...
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    is this for girls too?


    Yes, girls can also apply for NDA.

    The eligibility criteria for this are:

    1. Nationality

    a) A subject of Nepal or

    b) A subject of Bhutan or

    c) People of Indian origin migrated from Zaire, Ethiopia, East African Countries of Kenya, the United Republic of Tanzania, Malawi, Uganda, Burma, Pakistan, Zambia, Sri Lanka and Vietnam to settle in India or

    d) Tibetan refugees came to India, to settle in India before January 1, 1962.

    2. Age limit- upper age 18.7 years and lower age 15.7 years

    3. Educational qualification- For Army wing- 10+2 exam and for Ari force wing and naval wing is Passing certificate for class 12th

    4. physical fitness-

    Should not be suffering from any minor following problems- Deviated Nasal septum

    - Hydrocele, Phomosis

    - Overweight or underweight

    - piles, tonsillitis

    - under sized chest

    Height- 152 CM and 148 CM for girls of Gorkhas, garhwal and kumaon

    Weight- is considered according to their height.

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    hlo my self ansh r motghare and I have passed mht cet with 24 persentile can I get addmission In ur college

    You have tagged NATIONAL DEFENCE ACADEMY in your question, but NDA don't offer admission on the basis of MAHCET but for admission UPSC conducts separate examination twice a year known as NDA-I and NDA-2. I think you are asking about any other college. I would recommend you to repost the question with proper name of the college so that we can provide you the info needed.

    To know more about the admission in NDA visit the link below:

    To know more about the MHT CET visit the link below:

    I hope this answer helps. All the very best for your future endeavors!

    NDA Pune Contact Address

    National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla, Pune, Pincode 411023, Maharashtra, India


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