There is good news for women candidates who want to join NDA. Soon she will also be able to sit in the entrance exam of NDA. Giving information to the Supreme Court, the Defense Ministry said that the notification for this will be issued by May next year. Keeping in mind the time limit, the preparation and planning is going on. So that women candidates can be given better training.
Government fully committed in the affidavit
In an affidavit to the apex court, the Defense Ministry said that the government is fully committed to this. The process of admitting women candidates to the three defense services through NDA is underway. NDA entrance exam is conducted twice in a year. The ministry said that the government is trying to make necessary arrangements till the notification is issued by UPSC in May 2022.
A study group of experts is being made in the curriculum
A study group of experts has also been formed by the defense services. This group will decide what curriculum will be applicable for women cadets in NDA. This information has also been given in the affidavit of the ministry. Along with this, a board of officers has also been called which will give information about the future training program of these cadets. In order to appear in the examination, candidates must fulfill the required qualifications. This also includes their weight and length. Medical standards are fixed for male candidates, the same is being prepared for female candidates. They have to pass it before joining the academy.