Cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks approved at the written stage and marks secured by the last recommended candidate at final stage of the examination.

NDA (I) 2016 Cutoff

Minimum qualifying standard approved at the written stage (Out of 900 marks): 288 (with at least 25% marks in each Subject)

Marks secured by the last finally recommended candidate (Out of 1800 marks): 656

NDA (II) 2016 Cutoff

Minimum qualifying marks at the written stage (out of 900 marks): 229 (with at least 20% marks in each subject)

Marks secured by the last candidate in the merit order (out of 1800 marks): 602