NDA, Naval Academy examination on 18th, admit cards issued

The Union Public Service Commission will be conducting the National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (II) 2016 at different venues located at 41 Centres throughout the country on September 18, 2016 (Sunday), said the government.

The e-Admit Cards for the candidates have been uploaded on the Commission’s website http://www.upsc.gov.in which may be downloaded.

National Defence Academy is the premier defence training institution in the country.

Letters of rejection to the candidates stating reasons for rejection have already been sent through e-mail provided by the candidates.

“If any applicant is not able to download his e-Admit Card, he may contact UPSC Facilitation Counter on Telephone Nos. 011-23385271, 011-23381125 and 011-23098543 between 10.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M. on working days. The candidate may also send Fax message on Fax No. 011-23387310,” the UPSC said.

No paper admit card will be issued. “In case the photograph is not printed or is not visible on the e-Admit Card, candidates are advised to carry two (2) identical photographs (one photograph for each session) along with proof of identity such as Identity Card (Students I Card used by School/College), Voter I Card, Aadhaar Card, Driving License, Passport etc. and printout of e-Admit Card to the venue of the Examination to secure admission in the Examination,” it added.



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