Features of NAD
Easy Registration
  • Easily register online on NAD using your Aadhaar details (time needed 5 - 6 minutes).
    • Step 1: Visit UIDAI Website and download a gist of your Aadhaar details. You need to keep your Aadhaar number ready, UIDAI will send you an OTP to verify you before providing you gist of Aadhaar details.
    • Step 2: Upload the Zip File downloaded from UIDAI on NAD website. NAD will use your Aadhaar details to create your verified NAD Account.
    • Step 3: Your Aadhaar details are presented on the screen, create your User ID, Password and it's done.
    • For your convenience a Demo of the process is available here:
  • If Aadhaar is not available, register all your details on the system, upload your photo and signature image and create your preferred user ID and password. NDML NAD will issue NAD ID. In this case, present the details to the Academic Institution to verify the details.
  • Registration & Publication of Important Information
    • List of Academic Institutions - Eligible & Participating
    • List of Affiliated Colleges / Institutes / Schools
    • List of Courses Conducted
    • This will provide a single point of all important information about Participating Academic Institutions and their Course and Awards details.
  • Facilitate Universities / Boards / Academic Institutions to Lodge Awards on NAD System and Issue Certificates to the Students
  • NAD will issue Unique Identity Number to each Certificate, this is called NAD Certificate ID.
  • Certificates will automatically be available in the Student account based on Student’s Identity (Aadhaar / NAD ID) provided in the certificate data lodged in NAD by the Institution. Do ensure to provide your Aadhaar / NAD ID to your Academic Institution.
Online Access to Academic Awards
  • 24 Seven anytime, anywhere access to academic certificates through the NAD account.
  • Make certificates available to Academic institutions, employers, government organisations etc. for verification and processing admission application, job application etc.
  • The NAD system has the necessary Security Features to ensure that only authorized users have access to authorized functions. System will maintain Audit Trail for all activities.
  • The NAD system will provide for Integration with the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) to facilitate online registration of Students with e-KYC.
  • Online payment facility for payment of applicable fee and charges.
  • SMS and Emails for communication of various information and events.