As per the official notification, the NDA Cut Off will be released along with the result by the Union Public Service Commission after the completion of the NDA Recruitment Process. Candidates have to clear the qualifying marks to get eligible for the next process of the exam. As per the official notification, the NDA Session 1 exam will be conducted in the month of April 2020 tentatively. In the article, Here is the complete NDA CutOff 2020 detail for the candidates who appeared in the UPSC NDA 2020.

 UPSC NDA Cut Off 2020

  • Candidates should know that the cutoff will release separately for both the process of the exam (Written & Interview Process).
  • As per the cut off marks for NDA. candidates will be selected for admission to the Army/Navy/Air Force wings of National Defence Academy and Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme).
  • The aspirants who cleared the written exam will be eligible for the next process of the exam, which is the Interview Process.
  • The marks will be given out of 900 marks in which sectional cut off is there for each paper of the exam. Nearby qualifying marks will be around 25%-30%, which candidates have to score for each paper.
  • The final result will be based on both the written exam and SSB interview. Each exam consists of 900 marks.

nda cut off

How to Calculate NDA CutOff 2020

The calculation for the cut off will be made on the basis of the following criteria-

  • Number of the candidates appeared in the exam
  • A total number of vacancy
  • The difficulty level of the exam

How to Check UPSC NDA Cut Off 2020

  • Go to the official website of UPSC (www.upsc.gov.in).
  • Search for the "NDA 1 Cut Off 2020" on the home page.
  • Click o the link and provide the required details- Registration Number/ Roll Number and Date of Birth/ Password.
  • The page will appear on the screen, candidates can check the sectional cut off there.

NDA 1 Expected Cut Off 2020

Go through the following table to know the expected cut off on the reference of the previous year for both the Session of the exam-

Exam NDA 1 NDA 2
Written Exam 344 331-348
Final Cut Off 702-710 -

NDA 1 Previous Year CutOff

From the below table candidates can take the reference of the NDA 1 Previous Year Cut Off (2018, 2017, 2016)-

Year NDA 1 cut off (Out of 900 marks)
2018 338 (With at least 25% marks in each subject)
2017 342 (With at least 25% marks in each subject)
2016 288 (With at least 25% marks in each Subject)

NDA 2 Previous Year Cut Off 2018

Candidates take the reference of the following table to score in the NDA 2 Exam 2020 to score well in the exam-

Year NDA 1 cut off (Out of 900 marks)
2018 325 (With at least 25% marks in each subject)
2017 258 (With at least 25% marks in each subject)
2016 229 (With at least 20% marks in each Subject)

NDA Cut Off Final Selection

The final selection will be made by merging the marks of the Written Exam and the SSB Interview Process. The marks will be given out of 1800 marks (900+900). In the following table, there is the final cutoff for both session (1 & 2) of the year of NDA Exam-

Year NDA 1 NDA 2
2018 688 705
2017 624 708
2016 602 656

Number of Qualified candidates in NDA 2019 Session 1

Here, aspirants can check out the data of the candidates who have been qualified the NDA Previous Year Written Exam in table mentioned-below-

UPSC NDA/ NA 1 2019 Result Analysis
Exam Name Number of Candidates Qualified
NDA 1 2019 written exam 7927
NDA 2 2018 written exam 6930+
NDA 1 2018 written exam 8200+
NDA 1 2018 SSB interview 379
NDA 2 2017 written exam 6500+
NDA 2 2017 SSB interview 447
NDA 1 2017 written exam 8010
NDA 1 2017 SSB interview 371