UPSC Union Public Service Commission conducts CDS (Combine Defence Service) a written exam that is conducted twice every year. It is meant to select officers for Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force.UPSC invites candidature from male and female candidate while male candidates can apply for Army (IMA and OTA) that in Navy (INA) and Air Force (AFA), women can only apply for Army (OTA). Candidates can fill up the forms online on the official website of UPSC i.e. www.upsc.gov.in. The candidates can read the details of eligibility and age criteria, details about the exam, and other things in the officail notification released by UPSC. Be in touch with our website or you can regularly contact with us through phone @ 1800-313-2004 to keep yourself updated:
Important Dates: Please note that all the dates are tentative.
Start of form submission: 09.08.2017
Last Date for submission: 08.09.2017
Date of Exam: 19.11.2017
Date of Result: Expected till end of January 2018
IMA & OTA: Candidate must hold a degree from recognized University or equivalent for Indian Military Academy and Officers’ Training Academy needed to have a degree of a recognised University or equivalent.
Naval Academy: Candidate must hold B.Sc. with Physics & Mathematics or Bachelor of Engineering for Indian Naval Academyit is needed to have Degree in Engineering from a recognised University/ Institution.
Air Force Academy: Candidate must hold B.Sc. with Physics or Mathematics or Bachelor of Engineering for Air Force Academy it is needed to have Degree of a recognised University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.
Selection Process: Selection is two step process with Written Examination and Interview candidate need to first qualify written exam and then after declaration of written exam selected candidates will be called for SSB interview procedure. Then medical fitness is tested on various parameters.
How To Apply: Eligible Candidates are required to Apply Online through UPSC Online Portal. Check on www.upsc.gov.in and follow listed various steps to apply.
Application fee: For General and OBC Category Candidates the cost of application fee is 200/-. There is No fee for SC / ST / Female Candidates. for more details regarding payments and drafts visit officical website.
Examination pattern- CDS examination is divided in two sections that are listed below with their clasification:
- Indian Military Academy, Naval Academy and Air Force Academy
- General Knowledge
- Elementary Mathematics
- Officers’ Training Academy
- General Knowledge
Indian Military Academy: 19-24 Years
Naval Academy: 19-22 Years
Air Force Academy: 19-23 Years
Officers’ Training Academy: 19-25 Years
Eligible candidates can apply for upcoming exam in November for have clam attitude focus in your studies in the first week of September official notification will be announced. you can join major kalshi classes pvt. ltd. for regular class room program and SSB interview training.