CDS Exam Notification 2019: Combined Defence Services examination is conducted to recruit candidates for serving in the prestigious defense organization of India. This exam is conducted for recruiting potential candidates to transform them into the officer. These officers will be serving under Army, Navy, and Air force of this nation. CDS Exam is conducted twice a year: one in the month of February and another in November. CDS 2 examination is scheduled to be conducted on September 8, 2019. CDS Examination will be conducted in the offline mode and the allocated exam centers can be found from the CDS Admit card. A candidate will be given four-year training in the Indian Military Academy (IMA), Officers Training Academy (OTA), Indian Naval Academy (INA), and Air Force Academy (AFA). UPSC or Union Public Service Commission is responsible for conducting this exam.
CDS Exam Notification 2019
If you want to become an officer serving under the Army/Navy/Air Force then this is one of the exams that can lead to your dream. A candidate first needs to appear for the written exam that is nothing but CDS exam. After the written test, if the candidate receives an SSB call letter from the Service Selection Board then he/she needs to report to the board on the reporting date. SSB is responsible for conducting various tests in order to read the psychology of candidates and find out who are the potential candidates fit for becoming an officer.
CDS Exam Notification: Date
|CDS Notification Date||June 12, 2019|
|Last Date for Receipt of Applications||July 8, 2019 (till 6 PM)|
|CDS Admit Card Release Date||Three Weeks before the exam|
|Exam Date||September 8, 2019|
CDS Exam Notification: Vacancy
This time, there are a total of 417 vacancies available through CDS Examination 2019. The 417 vacancies are divided among all the four academies IMA, INA, OTA, and AFA respectively.
CDS Exam Notification 2019: Exam Pattern
Please note that the exam pattern will be different for those who want admission in OTA and those who want in other academies.
- • For every correct attempt, the candidate will be getting 1 mark.
- • There will be negative marking for every wrong attempt. A total of one-third marks i.e. 0.33 marks will be deducted.
CDS Exam Notification: Eligibility
If a candidate is not found to be eligible, he/she can be rejected at any moment irrespective of the fact that he/she has cleared the CDS examination or not.
- Nationality: Unmarried and must either be a citizen of India/ Bhutan/ Nepal/ Tibetan refugee/ person of Indian origin.
- Age: 17 to 24 years.
- Educational Qualification: Degree of a recognized University or equivalent OR Degree in Engineering from a recognized University/Institution OR Degree of a recognized University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.
CDS Exam Notification 2019: How To Apply
Candidates can follow the below steps to successfully register.
- Visit the official website of the UPSC i.e. upsconline.nic.in.
- Details of the photo ID Card has to be filled.
- Upload the scanned copy of Photo ID which details have been provided.
- Note that the same Photo ID that you have provided in the application form has to be brought on the Exam day and SSB interview.
CDS Application Fees: Rs. 200/- except for Female/SC/ST. The Application Fees can be paid through online or offline mode.
CDS Exam Notification 2019: Admit Card
Candidates can download the CDS 2019 admit card from the official website of UPSC. Aspirants will be notified about the availability of the admit card once it is available. The candidates will receive an SMS on the registered mobile phone then they can check their mail for CDS admit card pdf. Please check the details and take the print out.
CDS Exam Notification 2019: Result
Candidates can check the result after 3 months from the conclusion of the exam. A merit list will be declared where the name of the candidates who have qualified the written exam will be mentioned. Read the below article to find out more about the CDS Result.
CDS Exam Notification 2019: Selection Process
After the exam, the candidates whose name is present in the merit list will be receiving an SSB call letter where the reporting date and time will be mentioned. The aspirants then need to report at the SSB center and pass all the tests. Once the candidate has cleared the SSB interview then they will be called for a medical check and upon successful clearance, the candidates will be sent to the respective academy.
CDS 2019 Notification
Candidates can check the CDS Notification from below. You can download the pdf from official CDS Notification from below.
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