Updates 29th July 2016: UPSC had released a notification for CDS 2 2016 Exam Date, Application Form and few other information.
UPSC CDS 2016 Exam
- 1 UPSC CDS 2016 Exam
- 2 UPSC CDS
- 3 UPSC CDS 2 2016 Exam
- 4 UPSC Application Form for CDS 2
- 5 UPSC CDS Education Qualification
- 6 UPSC CDS Exam Pattern
- 7 UPSC CDS Exam important Dates 2016
- 8 How to Apply for UPSC CDS Exam
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conduct the Combined Defence Services (CDS) exam twice a year. This exam is conducted for recruiting candidates into the Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, Officers Training Academy, and Indian Air Force Academy. Every year the notification is released in the month of June and October, while the exams are conducted in February and November. A large number of candidates from all over the India use to fill these forms. Aspirants who have aim to be part of Indian Armed Forces have a great opportunity to qualify this exam. On successful qualification of written exam, candidates have to qualify the Interview which is being conducted by the Services Selection Board (SSB). Eligibility criteria to to apply for this exam is that candidates should be unmarried, they must have a bachelor degree from any reputed university.
Once the candidates qualify the written exam, they are sent a call letter for the next phase. The next phase is SSB Interview, candidates have to be perfect in every field to qualify this interview. During this process, applicants need to undergo several psychological and physical tests and these tests ensure that whether the candidate is an officer material or not. Those candidates who wants to join Indian Air Force, they need to qualify the PABT test. Generally the interview phase is for a week. Aspirants who get through into the SSB interview are then called for the medical test. They have to clear the medical test to get the direct ticket to Indian Military Academy or Indian Naval Academy or Officers Training Academy or Indian Air Force Academy.
UPSC CDS 2 2016 Exam
UPSC CDS application form will be available from 16th July 2016. We request to regularly visit the website to get the latest news. This will help you know about other exams also. Combined Defence Services exam will be conducted by UPSC. Application forms will be available till 12th August 2016. All the eligible and interested candidates can apply for the exam. The exam will held on 23rd October 2016. A huge number of candidates were waiting from a long time for the CDS Exam. The competition level is very high. You have to come out of the box to qualify this exam. This is a golden opportunity and you should not let it go.
UPSC Application Form for CDS 2
We are providing you a brief knowledge of the exam like eligibility criteria, syllabus, age limit, how to apply etc. For full information you can visit the official website of UPSC. The result of CDS 1 exam is already published on the website. Now the organisation will accept applications for CDS 2 exam. All the candidate have to fill the form before the ending date. The starting date of online application is 16th July 2016.
UPSC CDS Education Qualification
The education qualification is given below:
|Name of the Post||Educational Qualification|
|Indian Military Academy||Any Degree from recognized university or identical|
|Indian Naval Academy||Engineering degree from recognized university|
|Air Force Academy||Degree from recognized university with Physics and Mathematics or Bachelor’s in Engineering|
|Officer’s Training Academy 103rd SSC Course||Professional and Technical Qualification|
|Officer’s Training Academy 17th SSC Women Course||Professional and Technical Qualification|
UPSC CDS Exam Pattern
The CDS exam pattern is shown below:
|Name of Subjects||Maximum Marks||Exam Duration|
|General Knowledge||100||2 Hours|
UPSC CDS Exam important Dates 2016
|UPSC CDS II 2016 Exam Notification||16th July 2016|
|UPSC CDS II 2016 Application Form Part I||After 16th July 2016|
|UPSC CDS II 2016 Application Form Part II||After 16th July 2016|
|Notification Releasing Date||16th July 2016|
|Last Date of Application||12th August 2016|
|Date of Examination||23rd October 2016|
How to Apply for UPSC CDS Exam
- Visit the below given link.
- Find the latest update regarding UPSC CDS 2 exam
- Click on the link
- Read the notification carefully
- Fill the application form
- Upload all the required document and photo
- Pay the fee INR 200
- Take the printout for future use