NDA Cut Off 2021: UPSC releases cut off marks for both written test and interview round for both NDA 1 and 2 separately on upsc.gov.in. Here in this article, we have provided previous year cut off marks for both written tests and final marks to help the candidates have an average of what could be the expected cut-off for upcoming UPSC NDA Exams. For the candidates who had their exam or planning for upcoming NDA Exams, then NDA Cut Off Marks is quite an important factor to strengthen up your preparations.
UPSC NDA Cut Off 2021
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has conducted NDA-2 Exam 2021 on 14th November 2021 and the interview round will tentatively from January 2022 to April 2022. The cut off marks are released after the complete recruitment process i.e. when both stages are conducted. Check the important dates for NDA-1 & 2 2021 from the below table-
|NDA Cut off 2021 Events||NDA 1 2021||NDA 2 2021|
|Written Exam||18th April 2021||14th November 2021|
|SSB Interview||July 2021 to September 2021||January 2022 to April 2022|
|Release of NDA cut off marks||December 2021||May 2022|
NDA 2 2021 Expected Cut Off
The UPSC NDA-2 cut-off marks will be released on the official website tentatively in May 2022, the candidates can check the expected cut off marks for the written exam here.
|Stages of exam||NDA 2 Expected Cut Off|
NDA Cut Off: Previous Year Cut Off Marks
The previous year’s cut-off is a helpful tool to get a direction to your preparation. The candidates can check how much they need to study more to get a safe score for the upcoming UPSC NDA Exam. Candidates can also analyze the pattern on a cutoff of yearly basis and check the written exam cut off marks from here.
NDA Previous Year Written Exam Cut Off Marks
|Year||NDA 1 Exam||NDA 2 Exam|
NDA Previous Year Final Cut Off Marks
In the below table, we have provided you with the previous year final cut off marks for UPSC NDA which will help you in identifying the level of the examination and competition.
|Year||NDA 1 Exam||NDA 2 Exam|
Steps to Check UPSC NDA Cut Off 2021
Step 1: First of all, you need to visit the official website of the UPSC at https://www.upsc.gov.in/
Step 2: Search for the link provided for the ‘UPSC NDA 2020 Cut Off’ on the home page.
Step 3: Once you locate it, click on that link.
Step 4: You will be redirected to a new page where the cut off marks will be displayed.
Step 5: You can just download the UPSC NDA cut off marks in PDF format.
How to Calculate UPSC NDA marks?
The candidates can check the marking scheme of the UPSC NDA written exam as detailed below.
- UPSC NDA Exam will be consist of Objective type questions for 900 marks.
- There will be two subjects upon which the questions will be asked – Mathematics and General Ability Test.
- There will be a negative marking of 0.33 marks for every wrong answer.
- The final cutoff list will be released on the basis of the marks scored by the candidate in the written as well as the SSB interview round.
- The marks given in the interview round will be out of 900.
|General Ability Test (Part A: General English)|
General Ability Test (Part B: General Knowledge)
Minimum Qualifying Marks for UPSC NDA 2021
UPSC will publish the Final NDA Cut off marks (out of 1800) after the interviews are completed and will call the candidates as per the Merit List prepared on the basis of written examination. The candidates have to score minimum qualifying marks set by the UPSC for the written exam and final cut off marks for the NDA exam. The candidates need to score at least the cut off marks in the written exam with 25% marks in each subject in order to qualify for the next phase. The cut-off marks for the final selection will include the score from both the written examination and the SSB Interview round.