UPSC Recruitment : CDS Exam 2015 Notification : Nov 2014 : Across India

About UPSC CDS Examination 2015:

Combined Defence Services (CDS) Examination (I) is the recruitment process of induction into all three wings of defence services in India. It is compulsory to have graduation degree for this post. It has two types of commissions: Permanent and Short Service. Short Service Commission Training held at Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai. IMA training at Dehradun, Indian Naval Academy at Ezhimala, Kerala and Air Force Academy at Hyderabad

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Recruitment 2015 for the CDS (I) Written Examination – 2015 for 464 various vacancies: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has invited application recruit and appoint the applicants under the Combined Defense Services (CDS) Examination (I) – 2015. The last date to apply for CDS 2015 exam is 5th December 2014. Candidates must be physically fit and mentally strong to be the part of Indian Defence Force.

Location: Across India

No. of Vacancies: 464 Posts

Indian Military Academy : 200 posts

Indian Naval Academy : 45 posts

Air Force Academy : 32 posts

Officers training Academy (Men) : 175 posts

Officers training Academy (Women) : 12 posts

Eligibility Criteria:

The CDS is meant only to be registered by the graduates, for these the eligibility criteria is as under:-

For Naval Academy:

  • Qualification: Degree in Engineering from a recognized university/ institute.
  • Age limit: The age should be between 19 to 24 years.

For Air Force Academy:

  • Qualification: Degree of recognized university (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 Level) or Bachelor’s of Engineering.
  • Age: The candidates should have the age between 19 to 24 years.

For Indian Military Academy/ Officers Training Academy

  • Qualification: To apply for this course, the candidates required a graduation degree/bachelor degree in any subject.
  • Age: The age should be between 19 to 25 years.

Note: Candidates who are studying in the final year/ semester Degree course and have yet to pass the final year degree examination can also apply provided candidate should not have any present backlog upto the last semester/year for which results have been declared upto the time of submission of application and they will be required to submit proof of passing the degree examination at the time of SSB to reach the Army HQ/Rtg. CDSE Entry, West Block III, R.K. Puram, New

Physical Standard: The candidates should also fit according to the norms fixed by the commission. The admission is only possible if the candidates physically fit.

Important Dates:

Online Registration Starts From: 08 November 2014

Online Registration Accomplishes On: 05 December 2014

Examination Date: 15 February 2015 (Sunday)

Application Fee:

The application fee is Rs 200 Only for General and OBC candidates whereas SC/ST/Female candidates need not to pay any application fee. Eligible candidates can submit the application fee through the net-banking or through cash.

Selection Procedure:

Eligible candidates will selected on evaluating candidate’s performance in the written examination and Interview/Personality Test. Candidates who qualify the written exam will be called for the next round of recruitment process, i.e. Interview/ Personality Test.

How To Apply For CDS-I Exam:

The interested eligible applicants will have to visit the UPSC website to fill and submit their online application form on or before the last date of the Receipt of Applications, which is 5th December, 2014 (Friday).

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Official Notification: Click Here



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