NDA Answer Key 2021: Download NDA 1 and 2 Answer Keys Pdf

Result Date

May 10, 2021

May 31, 2021


UPSC NDA 2021 exam will been conducted on Apr 18, 2021. The answer key for UPSC NDA will be released on the official website. Candidates can download the previous years’ answer keys for 2019 and 2018.

How to Download the UPSC NDA Answer Key?

Candidates can follow the below guideline to download the UPSC NDA Answer Key:

  • Step 1: Visit the official UPSC website.
  • Step 2: On the homepage, click on the ‘ Examination’ tab
  • Step 3: Click on the answer key tab from the drop-down list
  • Step 4: Search for the respective answer key.
  • Step 5: A page will appear on the screen in a PDF format.
  • Step 6: Download and print out the PDF for further use.

How to Calculate NDA Score by Using Answer Key?

With the help of the exam pattern and marking scheme, candidates can calculate the scores by using the UPSC NDA Answer Key. Candidates can refer the below-marking scheme for Mathematics and GAT :

NDA Marks Calculation
Type of Answers Marks Per Question
Correct Answer (Mathematics) +2.5
Correct Anser (GAT) +4
Wrong Answer for Mathematics and GAT -0.33%
No Answer -
More than one answer -0.33%

To calculate the estimated score, use the below formula:

Total score = Total Number of Answers Marked Correctly - Total Number of Incorrect Answers

How To Raise Objections Against NDA Answer Key?

Candidates who have appears in the NDA 2021 exams have the option to raise objections against the answer keys if they are not satisfied with it. Candidates are entitled to raise objections against any question provided they can submit valid proof to back their objections.

To raise objections, candidates are allotted only a specific number of days, the link for which will be activated on the official UPSC NDA website. After evaluations and revisions, the officials will release the final answer.

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