This blog post of mine follows from a recently published blog article titled: NDA 2013 Exam Notification, Forms & Eligibility
and focuses on providing you the preparation/study material for NDA exam. It gives you the list of books which you can use to prepare for NDA exam. It than enables you to download the previous years exam papers of NDA.
This blog post should be read in association with following two blog articles to have a complete picture about the exam:
NDA exam Syllabus:
Please go through my exclusive blog article titled: Syllabus of NDA Examination
, to know about the NDA exam syllabus.
NDA Exam pattern/question pattern:
Please go through the blog article titled: Exam pattern/question pattern of NDA examination
, which tells you what is the scheme/format of examination - that is what are the test subjects and how many questions are asked and for what mark. You can than also find sample questions to know the type of questions that are asked in NDA exam.
Both of above blog article gives you a solid understanding about the NDA exam. Now download the exam papers given below - test them one by one. Find in which test section you are weak at - than buy the books to improve that.
NDA exam Previous years papers:
Download following actual exam papers of last three years NDA exam (i.e. NDA Exam 2009 to NDA Exam 2012 papers) from UPSC website which gives you the idea of questions being asked:
Click here to download NDA -2012 exam paper General Ability Test.
On-line model papers for NDA exam:
Following are some websites from which you can get model papers of NDA exam:
: This site enables you to take the test on-line for 100 General Ability Questions. But you need to register (its free) in the web-site to take the test.
You can find some NDA Sample Questions Papers, although the quality is not very good.
Prep Books for NDA exam:
I found following books good for preparation for NDA (National Defence Academy) Exam. These books are available in most of the bookstores, but you can also order them online by clicking the links below, from Flipkart.com which offers huge discounts upto 25%, apart from free shipping/postage in India if the order exceeds Rs. 200/=. You can choose to pay through Credit Card/Debit Card/Internet Banking. You can also choose to pay through “Cash-on-Delivery” i.e. you pay in cash only when the same is delivered at your doorstep:.
Prep Books for NDA Previous years solved papers:
NDA (Previous Years Papers)
Publisher: New light
Price: Rs. 260
NDA Solved Papers by G.K.Publishers
Price: Rs. 265
National Defence Academy (NDA) Solved & Practice Papers by Sachchida Nand Jha
Publisher: UPSC Portal
Cover Price: Rs.325, Offer Price: Rs.309, Discount: Rs.16 (5%)
Prep Books for NDA in Hindi Language:
NDA-NA Rashtriya Raksha Academy Evam Nausena Academy Pariksha Ganit Exam (Hindi) by RPH
Cover Price: Rs.195.
In addition to above books, subscribe to monthly career magazine Competition Refresher, which keeps on publishing model papers for NDA exam in its various issues.
NDA exam Interview Prep material:
In my next blog article titled: SSB Interview for NDA and how to prepare
, you would know how SSB Interview is conducted and how to prepare for the same.
Hope above prep/study materials for the NDA exam, you would be able to crack the same easily. Please keep visiting me again as I would post more materials for NDA exam.