The NDA/NA Exam (National Defence Academy/ Naval Academy) is a competitive exam conducted by the UPSC to recruit candidates as officers in the three branches of the Indian Armed Forces.
Although a competitive exam, it can be cracked with the right type of books. These books will help the candidates ace the exam with relative ease. To pass the exam, it is essential to select the right set of NDA books. Because there are so many study resources in stores and online, candidates typically struggle to decide which study source to use. Hence, our experts have provided a selection of the best NDA books for all disciplines to make the preparation process simpler.
Keeping this in mind the article will give a list of books for the NDA Exam.
|Candidates preparing for the other Defence Exams can find the following like useful|
List of Books for NDA 2023
Before we go list out the details of the booklist needed for the NDA exam it is important to know the exam pattern.
The exam pattern consists of a written Test and an interview conducted by the Service Selection Board (SSB) . The written test is further divided into Mathematics and General Ability Test (GAT)
The GAT consists of the following subjects:
- General Knowledge
- General Science
- History, Freedom Movement etc
- Current Affairs
|Code||Exam Name||Duration||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks|
|01||Mathematics||2 hours 30 minutes||120||300|
|02||General Ability Test||2 hours 30 minutes||50||200|
Aspirants can check the detailed topic-wise NDA syllabus and exam pattern on the link provided.
Based on the above exam pattern the list of books for the subjects are as follows:
Booklist for NDA Exam 2023
|Physics||NCERT 11th and 12th std Books|
|Chemistry||NCERT 11th and 12th std Books|
|General Science||Objective GK|
|Current Affairs||Pratoyogita Darpan/ Competition Success Review|
With proper plans and strategies, it is not as difficult to outshine the competition in the NDA/NA exam.
Candidates can go through preparation strategies for competitive exams to do diligent preparation for the examination.
For further assistance on preparation, strategy and tips, important books etc. look no further than BYJU’s.
Frequently asked questions about NDA Books
Q1. Which are the best books for NDA English?
Q2. Are NCERT books enough for NDA?
Q3. Which is the best book for UPSC NDA General Ability Test subject?
Q4. How many mock tests should I attempt for NDA preparation?
Q5. What are the top NDA Current Affairs books?
Find more links related to the NDA and other Defence Exams in the links given below:
|NDA Final Result||NDA Salary|
|NDA eligibility criteria||NDA admit card|
|UPSC CAPF Eligibility||CAPF preparation|
|CAPF recruitment||AFCAT Exam Dates|