The following table illustrates the examination pattern of Nation Defence Academy (NDA) −
|Exam||Subject||Time Duration||No. of Question||Marks|
|General Ability||150 minutes||120||600|
|Intelligence and Personality Test||900|
All questions are objective type and each question carries four choices (3 wrong and 1 correct) and candidates have to select the correct answer.
There will be penalty (negative marking) for wrong answers.
For each wrong answer (given by the candidate), one third (0.33) of the marks (assigned to that question) will be deducted as penalty.
If a candidate gives more than one answer, it will be treated as a wrong answer even if one of the given answers happens to be correct.
If a question is left (unattempted) i.e. no answer is given by the candidate, there will be no penalty for such question.
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