NDA Cut Off 2023: Previous Year, NDA 2 Cut Off for Maths and GAT

NDA Cut Off 2023: Previous Year, NDA 2 Cut Off for Maths and GAT

ByNaveen Singh  |  Updated on: Sep 4, 2023
NDA Expected Cut Off 2023 was released on the 3 September. Check the NDA Cut Off 2023 here for the written exam and the final marks, minimum marks to qualify written exam, etc.

The NDA Cut Off 2023 will be released by UPSC for chosen candidates. The NDA 3 expected cut off was released on 3 September 2023 by our experts based on the feedback received from the exam takers and the latest trends. As the minimum qualifying marks determine the chances of many aspiring candidates living their dream job, it becomes important for the candidates to go through the previous year's trends which are illustrated in this post.

Having complete knowledge of the NDA cut off will help the aspirants in strategizing their preparation for the upcoming exam. Get the complete details of the NDA cut off marks for the written and final exam, previous year marks, minimum marks to qualify the written exam, and a lot more here.


NDA Cut Off 2023

Candidates who appeared for the written examination on 3 September 2023 will be able to access the NDA cut off a few weeks after the exam. The UPSC shares the link to the merit list on the official website. Only those candidates whose roll numbers are mentioned in the list will be directed to appear for training.

The NDA Cut Off 2023 indicates the minimum marks to qualify written exam, and so, every candidate must go through its details. Below, we will discuss all about the expected, previous year, and sectional marks for the NDA Exam.

NDA 2 Cut Off 2023

Those who will appear for the written exam on 03 September 2023 can check the NDA expected cut off here which will be updated for Maths and GAT papers right after the exam is over. It will help you in analyzing your performance and knowing your chances of clearing the exam.


Total Questions

NDA 2 Expected Cut Off 2023



340 - 350

General Ability Test




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NDA 1 Expected Cut Off 2023

The NDA cut off is the minimum passing marks that candidates need to qualify for the test and become eligible for the next selection rounds. The applicants are shortlisted for admission to the Indian Army/Navy/Air Force wings of the National Defence Academy and Naval Academy based on the NDA cut off marks. On its official website, UPSC will publish the NDA 1 cut off marks 2023 for selected applicants.

NDA 1 Cut Off is tabulated below which was disclosed after the successful completion of the examination on 16 April 2023. Candidates can check here the passing marks, curated based on the difficulty level of the examination.


NDA Expected Cut Off Marks


Mathematics and General Ability Test



Note: If two candidates receive the same total score, the candidate who is older has been given a higher rank.

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NDA Previous Year Cut Off

Here, we have discussed what the NDA written cut off last 10 years has been like along with the final qualifying marks. So, if you are appearing or preparing for the forthcoming examination, then get an idea about the minimum marks required to clear the entire selection process. Know about the NDA previous year cut off here.

NDA Previous Year Cut Off


Written Exam

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NDA 2 Cut Off Marks 2022



NDA 1 Cut Off Marks 2022



NDA & NA (II) Cut off Marks 2022






2020 (2)



2020 (1)



2019 (2)



2019 (1)



2018 (2)



2018 (1)



2017 (2)



2017 (1)



2016 (2)



2016 (1)



2015 (2)



2015 (1)



2014 (2)



2014 (1)



2013 (2)



2013 (1)



2012 (2)



Factors Affecting the NDA Cut Off

There can be numerous factors that may affect the NDA cut off. Keeping these factors in mind will help the aspirant strategize their preparation for the exam accordingly. Here, we have mentioned some of the primary factors that affect the NDA cut off marks:

  • Number of applicants for the exam.
  • Level of competition.
  • Difficulty of the exam.
  • Average maximum and minimum marks scored by the candidates.

How to Check NDA Cut Off?

To download the NDA cut off 2023, candidates will have to go through an elaborate process, starting with logging on to the official website. Find the process of downloading the NDA cut off given in detail below:

  • Visit the official website of the UPSC.
  • Follow the ‘Cut Off’ link or log in to the web portal using your credentials.
  • Find the scoreboard and official NDA cut off PDF on your screen.
  • Download the PDF on your device and take a few printouts.

Minimum Marks to Qualify NDA Written Exam

Candidates need to score 25% on each paper as it is the minimum marks to qualify NDA written exam prescribed by UPSC. Those who will score more than the NDA cut off and the minimum marks will be called for the next round of selection which is the SSB Interview process. Then the final NDA cut off marks will be published out of 1800 which will be based on the accumulated scores of the written test and the interview.

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FAQs on NDA Cut Off

  • NDA cut off marks are the minimum score to be obtained by the candidates in order to get shortlisted for the SSB interview process. Only the candidates securing minimum qualifying marks on the written exam will be eligible to appear for the next stage of selection.

  • The NDA expected cut off 2023 is 330 to 350 marks in both Maths and GAT papers. There are a total of 120 questions in the written exam in the Mathematics section and 150 questions in the General Ability Test.

  • NDA 1 cut off 2023 will be officially released later along with the final result. Meanwhile, candidates can check the NDA expected cut off 2022 which was updated here right after the exam on 16 April 2023. Also, check the previous year NDA cut off to set your goals accordingly.

  • Factors such as the number of candidates appearing for the exam, average marks obtained by the candidates, and difficulty level of the exam affect the NDA cut off 2023. Candidates must be familiar with all the aspects that affect the marks to prepare for the exam accordingly.

  • Candidates who appeared for the written examination can check the NDA cut off marks on the official website of the Union Public Service Commission. However, for your convenience, we will also share the direct link to check the latest NDA cut off 2023 as soon as it is officially available.

  • NDA cut off 2023 for Maths and GAT is decided out of the total marks attained by the candidates. The sectional cut off is not disclosed officially, thus candidates can easily check and compare as disclosed with the result status here.

  • The steps to check the NDA cut off 2023 are simple and every candidate must be thorough with them. The steps are as follows:

    • Visit the UPSC website.
    • Log in to your portal and view the cut off.
    • Download the cut off on your device.
  • The NDA previous year cut off for the written exam is 355 and final cut off is 726 Marks. The officials of UPSC hold the authority to release the NDA cut off marks on the basis of the difficulty level of the exam, number of candidates appearing for the exam, previous year cut off, etc.

  • The minimum qualifying marks for the NDA written exam is 25% in each subject and in total. Only those who will attain the minimum marks and more than the cut off marks will be able to make it to the merit list.


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