UPSC To Release NDA And NA Exam 2018 Notification On 15 January

NEW DELHI:  'The notification for NDA & NA Exam (I) 2018 scheduled to be released on 10 January 2018 has rescheduled to 15 January 2018,' reads the latest update from the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). UPSC was supposed to release the official notification for National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (I), 2018 on 10 January 2018; however aspirants shall have to wait till next week for the notification to be available. Official notification for NDA & NA (I) 2018 will be available online at

UPSC NDA & NA Exam (I) will be held on 22 April 2018. The exam will be held for admission to Army, Navy and Air Force Wings of NDA for 141st Course and for the 103rd Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC) commencing from 2nd January, 2019.

Final result for UPSC NDA & NA (I) 2017 was released in November. 371 candidates had qualified the exam. Few days before the declaration of NDA result, Uttarakhand government was in news for deciding to set up two centres to train youths to make them prepare for the Combined Defence Services (CDS) and National Defence Academy (NDA) exams. The government will set up one centre in Kumaon and another one in Garhwal regions to train youths aspiring to join the armed forces.
 Uttarakhand boy Shivansh Joshi had topped the UPSC NDA/ NA (I) Exam 2017. He has scored 1026 out of 1800 marks in the exam.

JEE Main 2018: Correction Facility For Application Forms Available; Last Date January 22
NEW DELHI:  Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has begun the data correction process for applicants who have applied for the JEE Main 2018 exam to be held in April. The link for data correction will be available from January 9 to January 22, 2018. Candidates who have entered any particular wrong or incomplete or flawed can login now and correct the same. Candidates can also correct any discrepancy in the uploaded image. Application forms with unclear images or images which do not follow the prescribed format will be summarily rejected. 

The candidates must keep in mind to make the corrections by January 22, as any request of correction after January 22 will not be entertained. Candidates would be required to pay an additional fee for the corrections. The additional fee can be paid by the candidates either through credit/debit card/Ewallet (SBI buddy/Paytm) or through e-challan generated during the online correction by cash in the Syndicate/Canara/ICICI Bank between January 9 and January 23, 2018.

Candidates will not be allowed to change the mode of examination computer based examination to pen and paper based examination. 

Since the correction facility is only one time facility, candidates should make the corrections very carefully and follow all the rules so as to avoid rejection of their application.