National Defence Academy Examination (II) – NDA Application Fee 2010
(i) A candidate seeking admission to examination must pay to the Commission a fee of Rs. 50/- (Rupees Fifty only) through a single Central Recruitment Fee Stamp.
Central Recruitment Fee Stamp (NOT postage stamp) of the requisite denomination may be obtained from the post office and affixed on the application form in the space provided therein.
The stamp must be got cancelled from the issuing Post Office with the date stamp of the post office in such a manner that the impression of the cancellation mark partially overflows on the application form itself but within the space provided on the Application form itself.
The impression of the cancellation mark should be clear and distinct to facilitate the identification of date and the Post Office of issue.
(i) Candidates residing abroad should deposit the prescribed fee in the office of India’s High Commissioner, Ambassador or representative abroad as the case may be for credit to account head ‘051-Public Service Commission-Examination Fees’ and attach the receipt with the application.
Application not complying with this requirement will be Summa-Rily Rejected. This does not apply to the Candidates who are Seeking Remission of the Prescribed Fee under the Following Paragraph.
Candidates Belonging to Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribes Are not required to pay any Fee. No Fee Exemption is, However Available to OBC candidates and they are required to pay the full prescribed fee.
‘Postage Stamp’ will in no case be accepted in lieu of Central Recruitment Fee Stamp.
Candidates should note that the Fee sent through Indian Postal Orders, Bank Draft, Money Orders, Crossed Cheque, Currency Notes or Treasury Challan etc. will not be accepted by the Commission and such applications will be treated as without fee and will be summarily rejected.
(ii) The children of Junior Commissioned Officers, Non-commissioned Officers and Other Ranks of the Army and equivalent ranks in the Indian Navy and the Indian Air Force and children of Ex-Junior Commissioned Officers, Ex-Non-Commissioned Officers and Ex-Other Ranks of the Army and equivalent ranks in the Indian Navy and the Indian Air Force are not required to pay the prescribed fee if they satisfy the following conditions, viz.
- they are studying in the Military Schools (formerly known as King George’s Schools), Sainik Schools run by the Sainik Schools Society, and
- their applications are forwarded by the Principal of the concerned School.
Children of JCOs/NCOs/ORs etc specified in (ii) above who wish to claim fee exemption must apply through Common Application Form only and not Online.
Note: Applications of candidates from the Military Schools/Sainik Schools forwarded by the Principals of the concerned schools will be scrutinised in the Commission’s Office to determine whether such candidates are entitled to remission of fee in terms of para 4(ii) of the Notice above. The Principals of the Military Schools/Sainik Schools should however, satisfy themselves that students of their schools fulfil the requirements of the aforesaid provision of the Notice.
While forwarding the application, the name of the applicant and his application form No. (8 digit) should be indicated in the forwarding letter. The forwarding letter should not be tagged or pinned with the application form. The Commission will not take any responsibility for any acts of omission or commission committed by the Principals.
b) Candidates applying Online (exempting SC/ST Candidates who are exempted from payment of fee) are required to pay a reduced fee of Rs. 25/- (Rupees Twenty Five only) either by remitting the money in any Branch of SBI by Cash, or by using net banking facility of SBI or by using Visa/Master Credit/Debit Card.
No claim for a refund of fee once paid to the Commission will be entertained nor can the fee be held in reserve for any other examination or selection.