NDA Exam Centres 2024 [Released]: Check Complete List of Exam Centres

Latest Updates

  • National Defence Academy (1) Examination will be conducted on April 2024
  • National Defence Academy (2) will be conducted onĀ  September 2024.

NDA I 2024 exam centres have been released by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). The exam will be conducted at multiple exam centres across more than 70 cities spread throughout the country. Candidates are required to select one exam centre while filling out the application form. Each candidate is allotted exam centres on the first-apply-first-allot basis.

Hence, it is advised to apply early to get the preferred exam centre.

In this article, you will get complete details about NDA exam centres 2024.

NDA Exam Centres 2024

While filling the online NDA Application Form, all candidates must choose three preferences out of NDA examination centres.

How to Choose NDA Exam Centres 2024?

  1. Visit the Official Website of UPSC, i.e. upsc.gov.in. NDA Registration 2024 will be conducted in two parts.
  2. In the registration Part I, candidates have to fill in their personal, qualification, communication & other required details.
  3. After completing Part I, candidates will receive the registration number. In Part II of the registration, candidates have the option to select the exam centers.
  4. Select the exam center for the NDA Exam 2024 from the given list of cities.
  5. Give up to three preferences, keeping in mind the nearest cities.
  6. Allotment of the examination centers will be done on a first-apply-first-allotment basis.
  7. After selecting the exam, centers make payment and upload their recent photograph and signature.

Check: How to Prepare for NDA 2024?

List of Exam Centers for NDA 2024

The table below shows a list of the NDA exam centers in which NDA will be conducted.

S.No City State/Union Territory
1 Agartala Tripura
2 Ahmedabad Gujarat
3 Aizawl Mizoram
4 Allahabad Uttar Pradesh
5 Bangalore Karnataka
6 Bareilly Uttar Pradesh
7 Bhopal Madhya Pradesh
8 Chandigarh Chandigarh
9 Chennai Tamil Nadu
10 Cuttack Odisha
11 Dehradun Uttarakhand
12 Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi
13 Dharwad Karnataka
14 Dispur Assam
15 Gangtok Sikkim
16 Hyderabad Telangana
17 Imphal Manipur
18 Itanagar Arunachal Pradesh
19 Jaipur Rajasthan
20 Jammu Jammu and Kashmir
21 Jorhat Assam
22 Kochi Kerala
23 Kohima Nagaland
24 Kolkata West Bengal
25 Lucknow Uttar Pradesh
26 Madurai Tamil Nadu
27 Mumbai Maharashtra
28 Nagpur Maharashtra
29 Panaji Goa
30 Patna Bihar
31 Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar Islands
32 Raipur Chhattisgarh
33 Ranchi Jharkhand
34 Sambalpur Odisha
35 Shillong Meghalaya
36 Shimla Himachal Pradesh
37 Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir
38 Thiruvananthapuram Kerala
39 Tirupati Andhra Pradesh
40 Udaipur Rajasthan
41 Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh

Important Instruction While Choosing NDA Exam Centres 2024

  • Aspirants are required to choose three NDA test centres while filling the application form.
  • Allotment to each NDA test center will be on the first-apply-first-dispense premise.
  • Candidates need to remember that there is a ceiling on the number of candidates assigned to each center for NDA 2024 except Chennai, Dispur, Kolkata, and Nagpur. Thus, they should fill the application form as ahead of schedule as conceivable to get their preferred exam centre.
  • Applicants must select test cities for NDA exam centres 2024 wisely keeping in mind several factors like distance from their home, feasibility in transport, traffic jams, and climate conditions.
  • UPSC additionally claims all authority to change the candidate’s decision of NDA centres at their discretion if the situation demands.
  • Insights concerning the test centres of the NDA 2024 test will be referenced in the admit card of candidates.
  • If any candidate shows up at NDA examination centre other than the one demonstrated on the admit card, their papers won’t be assessed, and their candidature to the NDA test will be dropped.
  • Test centres of NDA 2024 once dispensed can’t be changed under any conditions.
  • Candidates should visit the UPSC NDA test centers one day before the test date to know about the course, traffic, and such important factors.
  • Aspirants should deliberately peruse and cling to all the guidelines imprinted on the admit card with respect to the NDA test cenres 2024.

UPSC NDA Exam Day Guidelines

  • Candidates must come to their allotted NDA test centres at least 1 hour ahead of time.
  • Candidates should carry a good quality print of their NDA admit card. Candidates won’t be permitted to show up in the test without their admit card.
  • Applicants also need to carry anyone’s valid photo ID in original – PAN card/driving permit/voter id/passport/aadhaar card/aadhaar enrolment receipt/ration card to the NDA test centres.
  • Telephone/ microphone/pager, calculator, camera, recording device, any metallic thing or electronic gadgets, and so on are not permitted in the examination room/ hall.


This article gives you an in-depth detail about the NDA exam centres 202.

We hope that the information helps you to gain clarity about the topic and broaden your knowledge base.

Good luck with your preparations!

People are also reading:

Leave a comment