So here the UPSC has rung up the alarms for all young armed forces aspirants. UPSC has released the admit cards of the NDA 1 2018 examination and the exam would be conducted at mentioned centers on 22nd April 2018. The candidates who have passed the 12th class or have appeared in the 12th board exams would be eligible for the exam. The examination is majorly based on the syllabus of the 11th and 12th standard. But it needs a strategic approach to go up to the level of selection.
Syllabus for NDA 1 2018 Written Exam
The NDA 1 2018 written exam will contain 2 papers; paper 1 consist of mathematics paper and paper 2 has English and general studies. So, let’s have a look at these sections.
Mathematics: Mathematics constitutes around half of the paper and is the part that judges the selections. It is the first paper and is a big hurdle for the students who don’t have mathematics as a subject in the 11th and 12th standard.
English: 50 questions of English are compiled in the second paper of the exam. The section contains passages, antonyms, synonyms, error detection and sentence rearrangement questions. These questions are just to check the basics of the student in the English language. For appearing in this section, the candidate needs to start reading the newspaper and thoroughly go through the grammar and get a good hold over vocabulary that is generally used in the Hindu newspaper.
General Studies: This section of the exam is the widest and complex part. It is compiled in such a way that candidate from every field i.e. Arts, Commerce and Science would get sufficient questions from their subjects. But it is advised to the candidates to extend their knowledge from their respective subjects to get more marks.
Non-medical students studying in English medium would get a better chance in the exam. While other needs to axel them in the section they are lacking in i.e. Mathematics and English. Those who are preparing for engineering competitive exams would be benefited more in the exam. But perseverance and consistency is the ultimate plan to achieve your target.
What Are the Recommend Books for NDA 1 2018 Preparation
Some books that would help the candidates in preparing for the exam are
Recommended English Books– Plinth to paramount, Upkar English, S.P. Bakshi
Recommended General studies Books– Lucent general knowledge, Upkar General Knowledge
Recommended Mathematics Books– R.D. Sharma, Elements (11th and 12th)
A combined capsule for NDA exam from Arihant and Upkar publication like Pathfinder, are also available in the market and would help the candidates in getting the direction to approach the exam.
What After The Exam?
Those who get their name in NDA 1 2018 Result List, would be called for the SSB which contains 2 stages, stage 1 – (screening) and sage 2 (psychology, GTO, and PI) and those who get recommended would further undergo a medical examination and them final merit would declare the final selection.
The exam is just a few weeks ahead and the candidates would have involved themselves in preparations for the exam. The competition is going tough with every passing moment and needs dedicated efforts from the aspirants. Make a strong move to step into the glorious life and flourish your career in the most adventurous and exciting job. The time is limited and it requires smart moves to get the opportunity. Start with the weak section and go to the part on which you have a loose hold. Make a plan and move as per it.
A planned approach is always the root to achieve big success.
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