UPSC NDA Answer Key 2016 for 17th April NDA 1 Exam | NA 1 Paper Solutions

UPSC NDA Answer Key 2016- The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) successfully conducted the National Defense Academy (NDA) and Naval Academy (NA) on 17 April 2016, for the admission to the Army, Navy and Air Force wings for the 137th course and the 99th Indian Naval Academy Course beginning from 2 January 2017. There are a large number of candidates who are in search for UPSC NDA 1 Answer Key 2016, UPSC NA 1 Answer Key 2016, UPSC NDA 2016 Answer Key 2016, UPSC NDA Answer Key 2016, UPSC NDA 1 Answer Sheet 2016 or solved question papers.

UPSC conducts this two-tier exam each year, with a large number of candidates appearing for it, after filling the exam form online. After the successful passing of the UPSC NDA (I) and NA (I) written examination, the shortlisted candidates are called for the second tier, that is, the Service Selection Board (SSB) interview. Clearance of both the rounds makes an aspirant eligible for admission the four-year B.Tech program in Indian Naval Academy.

UPSC NDA Answer Key 2016

The UPSC NDA (I) and NA (I) exam was conducted on 17 April 2016. The official  UPSC NDA 2016 Answer Key is expected to be released soon by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), although no confirmed dates are out yet. It is expected anytime after 24 hours of the tier 1 exam. The scoring of the candidates’ written examinations is according to the official  UPSC NDA 2016 Answer Key.

Download UPSC NDA 1 Answer Key 2016:

Many coaching centers declare the unofficial, tentative UPSC NDA 1 Answer Key 2016 and UPSC NA 1 Answer Key 2016 a few hours after the question paper becomes available to them. Students can check the websites of various coaching institutes who give out the unofficial NDA Answer Key 17 April 2016.


Though there is still time for the official UPSC NDA Answer Key 2016 to be released, the candidates can check it here as soon as it comes out. Previous years’ answer keys can also be checked here.


The total of the first exam is 900 marks, which could be bifurcated into two sections (Test subjects) namely Maths (300 Marks) and General Ability(600 Marks). The UPSC NDA (I) and NA (I) Answer Key 2016 is published for these two test subjects.

The Maths section has a total of 120 questions concerning algebra, differential calculus, trigonometry, geometry, probability, statistics, and so on. The General Ability section consists of 150 questions testing candidates on their English and General Knowledge skills.

It is advisable for students to double cross-check the set of the question paper and the answer key to ensure a fair evaluation. Also, it may be noted that the unofficial answer keys are for a prelim reference purpose only, and shall be treated likewise, in case of any discrepancy between the official and unofficial answer keys. For students who seek to appear for the test in the near future, it is advisable to keep track of previous years’ question papers and answer keys to help maintain a healthy momentum of preparation.

The UPSC NDA and NA Answer Key 2016 would be released very soon by the UPSC for the exam conducted on 17 April 2016 at various centers across the country.

Students are advised to keep checking the UPSC website for more updates pertaining to this examination.