NDA 02 2021 QUESTION PAPER Download Updated


NDA Question Paper 02 2021: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is conducting NDA Recruitment for the post of Indian Army, Navy and Air Force Officers. According to UPSC Exam Calendar, NDA II exam conducted today (on November 14, 2021 ). Besides this, candidates can download NDA Previous Year Question Papers in order to improve time management skills, speed, accuracy and attempt strategy.

UPSC conducts NDA exam twice a year. Due to high level of competition, candidates must prepare an strategy to complete the NDA Syllabus well before the exam. After completing the syllabus candidates can take up previous years questions, which will not only improve their subject knowledge but also improve test taking skills. Solving NDA Previous Year Question Papers will help candidates to understand the difficulty level of the exam and types of questions asked in the exam. We have provided detailed information on NDA Question Papers in this article.

NDA Question Paper 02 2021: Overview

Before getting into the details of NDA Previous Year Question Papers, let us have overview of NDA exam mentioned below:

Conducted BodyUnion Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Name of the ExamNational Defence Academy (NDA)
Level of ExamNational
Frequency of ExamTwice in a year (NDA 1 and II)
Number of PapersGeneral Ability Test (GAT) and Mathematics
Mode of ExamOffline
Duration of ExamGAT: 2 hour 30 minutes
Mathematics: 2 hour 30 minutes
Number of QuestionsMathematics: 120
GAT: 150
Selection ProcessWritten Test and SSB Interview
Official Websiteupsc.gov.in

NDA exam comprises of two stages namely; Written test and SSB interview as given below:

  1. Written ExamPaper I: Mathematics and Paper II: General Ability Test ( Part A: English & Part B: General Knowledge)
  2. SSB Interview

NDA Exam Pattern for Written Exam

Subject (Code)DurationMaximum Marks
Mathematics (01)2 hour 30 minutes300
General Ability Test (02)2 hour 30 minutes600
Total5 hours900
 SSB Test/Interview5 days900

Topic Wise Marks Distribution for GAT

SectionsMaximum Marks
General Knowledge1. Physics – 100
2. Chemistry – 60
3. General Science-40
4. History Freedom Movement-80
5. Geography-80
6. Current Events -40

Benefits Of Solving NDA Previous Year Question Papers

The advantages of solving these papers are as under:

  1. Going through NDA Previous Year Papers will make you understand the changes this exam has undergone in the past. This will help you prepare for the challenges better.
  2. Solving NDA Previous Year Papers will help you understand the exact nature of the question being asked in the exam.
  3. Attempting all the Previous Question Year Papers will help you track the time spent in solving the paper and level of efficiency. This will be of huge advantage for the actual exam.
  4. Solving NDA question papers will help candidates to understand the topics which they need to cover for the exam.
  5. Candidates will identify their weak and strong areas. And, prepare study plan accordingly.

NDA Question Paper 02 2021 Download PDF

Candidates can download NDA Original question papers tabulated below:

NDA II Mathematics 2021Download PDF (SET D)
NDA II General Ability Test 2021Download PDF