NDA Syllabus 2020 – Download Mathematics & (GAT) Syllabus

NDA Syllabus 2020
NDA Syllabus 2020

NDA Syllabus 2020, The NDA Known as National defence academy for the Candidate Selection in NDA, Applicant have to pass the two phases entrance exam  comprises of Mathematics & (GAT) General Ability Test sections.

The National Defence Academy is the military training academy for the Indian Armed Forces. The NDA Exam conducted by the UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) a national level exam conducted by the Union Public Service Commission.

The NDA national level entrance exam held for the Aspirant who want to join Indian Defence Forces like (Army Navy, Air Force).

This exam held two Times in every year.in month of April and November. many of the aspirants come forward and participate in entrance exam.

The Fresher’s aspirant who appeared in Examination for the first time. Below, we have mentioned the complete information about NDA Syllabus 2020.

National defence academy exam 2020 is scheduled for April 19, 2020 but this time due to Covid-19 date will be extended.

It is an offline examination, aspirant have to use pen and paper based test with MCQ and objective and type questions.

The National level entrance Exam Pattern is different in both phases paper. It is necessary to qualify Aspirant in order to ensure admission in the National Defence Academy. National defence exam pattern for both the papers is given below:

NDA Syllabus 2020
NDA Syllabus 2020

NDA Syllabus 2020

Those Candidate who appeared in NDA Entrances exam Aspirant must check the syllabus of exam important chapters topics Before starting their preparation.

By knowing the syllabus, Aspirant will be able to figure out the most important topics and less important topics and manage their study plan accordingly.

So, Before start Exam Preparation, must important to introduce yourself with the full syllabus from which topic the questions will be raised.

Generaly, NDA Syllabus 2020 is divided into two phase first phase is Mathematics and second phase is General Ability Test (GAT).  NDA syllabus 2020 standard based on level of class 10, 11 and 12 level.

National defence academy exam pattern fully comprise of Mathematics and General Ability. We mentioned Below full detailed UPSC NDA Syllabus 2020.

NDA Exam Pattern

National defence exam is scheduled for April 19, 2020 but this time as we know all the exam date will be extended.

NDA test based on objective type question in offline mode.

National defence exam for both of the papers is different. First is applied base second is remembered based.

For the appearing aspirant it is necessary to qualify them in both of paper to ensure their admission Selection in the National Defence Academy.

Now check below both paper exam syllabus is given below.


Phase I- Mathematics exam overview
Total No. of Questions 120
Correct answer mark 2.5
 wrong answer mark -0.85
Exam Duration 2.5 Hours
Total marks  300

General Ability

Phase II- General Ability Test overview
Total No. of Questions 150
 General knowledge Section total questions 100
Question in English Section 50
Maximum Marks for English 200
G.K maximum marks 400
Total Marks 600
 Correct Answer mark 4
 Incorrect Answer – 1.33 marks
Exam Duration 2.5 Hours

NDA Syllabus 2020 for Mathematics

NDA exam phase – 1 is purely based on Mathematics. There is no changes in NDA exam Syllabus from the previous year.

NDA exam questions will be asked based 10+2 level only. sub-sections paper in this part are also based on basic-level of math.

According UPSC NDA entrance exam pattern their are total 120 questions For 300 marks. On every right answer you will be allotted 2.5 marks and for every wrong answer you will loss 0.85 marks

Mathematics entrance paper section full of 11 and 12  level. For those Candidates there 10+2 concept is clear can easily crack the phase -1.

Concept of mathematics fully based on  NCERT books of Class 11 and 12.

Math syllabus 2020 is given below –

Algebra Matrices and Determinants
Vector Algebra Statics and probability
Differential Calculus Integral Calculus and Differential Equations
Trigonometry  Two and Three Dimensions geometry

Topic-wise chapters questions in Maths

CHAPTER Questions
Calculus 20-25
Quadratic equation 20-15
Matrices & Determinants 30
Probability 10
Complex number 10-15
Trignometry 30

NDA 2020 Syllabus for General Ability Test

NDA exam phase – II based on General Ability Test. Full of remember and Think based questions and basic awareness and English proficiency.

The Phase-II GAT section is divided into two parts, General knowledge and English

  • Total Time duration for paper- II is 2.5 hours
  • Total number of paper- II marks is 600.

Part A- English 

  • Phase-2 Entrance exam English test is designed in a way to judge a Aspirant knowledge of the basic grammar and vocabulary.
  • Aspirant ability to form correct sentences and use of words.
  • English paper Syllabus designated various aspects like the knowledge and usage of grammar, vocabulary, comprehension, and his mental ability to remember and place the meaning of words in their proper places.
  • 200 Mark’s allotted for English section.

Part B- General Knowledge

General Knowledge questions paper section will cover different topics like current affairs, questions from Physics, Chemistry, General Science, Social Studies, Geography and Current Events.

Check Below every subject topic is given below.The paper aims to check knowledge and intelligent understanding of the subject.

Physics Section

Check the table below includes the important topics asked in Physics section in General Ability Test

NDA Syllabus for Physics
UNIT Topic
States of Matter Light and Sound (properties)
Principle of Archimedes Spherical mirrors and Lenses
Motion & Laws of Motion Magnet and its properties
Pressure Barometer Human Eye
Work, Energy and Power Current and Electricity
Heat transfer and their effect  Principles of Working of Simple Pendulum, Pulleys, Siphon, Levers, Balloon, Pumps, Hydrometer, Pressure Cooker, Thermos Flask, Gramophone, Telegraphs, Telephone, Periscope, Telescope, Microscope, Mariner’s Compass; Lightening Conductors, Safety Fuses

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Chemistry Section

Chemistry section imported topics related  to be considered for preparation are given below:

NDA Syllabus for Chemistry
UNIT Topic
Chemical and physical Properties of Oxygen, Hydrogen etc. with Oxidation and Reduction
Properties of Air and water Carbon and its forms
Law of chemical combination and equation Atom and its structure (details)
Artificial and natural fertilizer Elements
Compound and Elements Fertilizers
Base, acid and Salts Use of materials for preparation of different chemicals

Current Affairs

Aspirant must follow the latest newspapers, daily article, important events and magazines with information about the important dates across the nation or world

Cover the below topic to Score good marks in current affairs below:-

NDA Syllabus for Current Affairs
Important and current Events in India recent and Important World Events
Important Indian or Non-Indian Personalities related to Cultural Activities and Sports follow the previous year question to figure out

General Science

For gaining better marks check the previous year Genral science questions.

Check the below detail according to important topic given below :-

NDA Syllabus for General Sciences
 Life cell UNIT Reproduction in Plants and Animals
Common Epidemics causes and prevention difference between living and non-living
Living or Non-Living Things Human Body and Life processes
Causes and prevention of epidemic Food and Balanced Diet
Solar System Achievement of Eminent Scientists

History Section

Check the table below to know about important topic realted to history section

NDA Syllabus for History
UNIT Topic
Indian culture and Civilisation Constitution and Administration of India
Indian nationalism Government of India at various levels
India five year plan Renaissance and Discovery
Russian and French Revolution United nations and Concept of one world
Indian democracy Teachings of Mahatma Gandhi

Geography Section

Aspirant must prepare the following topics thoroughly for Geography  section to gain High marks in NDA exam 2020:

NDA Syllabus for Geography
UNIT Topic
Origin of Earth and their movement Tides and Oceanic Currents
Classification of Rocks Atmosphere and Atmospheric Pressure
 Climate Types Regional Geography of India
Industries and agriculture Transportation and Trading routes of India


Here, we provided all the detail related NDA Syllabus 2020, for Gaining good marks or Qualify the entrance exam Must cover these topics, if you have any query realted this comment it below.

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