Combined Defence Services (CDS) Examination 2014: Selection, application, important dates

Prerna Prasad474|5Last Updated:12:37 am, October 29, 2013

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Combined Defence Services (CDS) Examination 2014: Selection, application, important dates

The Combined Defence Services (CDS) Examination 2014 will be conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

- CDS exam will be conducted to fill up various vacancies under Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, Air Force Academy and officers Training Academy.

- Eligible candidates who are interested may apply online on or before 2nd December 2014.

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Eligibility
:

- Age: Candidate's age should be between 17 years and 22 years.

Educational Qualification:

- For IMA, Officer and Training Academy posts: Candidates should possess the qualification of Degree from a recognized University.

- For Air Force Academy: Candidates must possess Degree from a recognized University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.

- For Indian Naval Academy: Candidates must possess Degree in Engineering.

Application Fee:

- General and OBC category candidates need to pay Rs. 200

- SC/ST/Female category candidates are exempted from paying application fee.

- Fees should be paid in the form of cash at any State Bank of India branch.

- Fees also can be paid through online mode using SBI Visa/Master credit or debit card.

Selection Procedure:

- Eligible candidates will be selected based on their performance in written examination, Interview, Personality Test, Document Verification and Medical test.

How to Apply:

- Eligible candidates can apply through online mode from official website at ww.upsconline.nic.in.

- Application must be submitted on or before December 2, 2013.

Important Dates:

- Date of notification: November 2, 2013

- Last date for receipt of application: December 2, 2013

- Date of examination: February 9, 2014

For more information, you can log on to www.upsc.gov.in

First Published:12:37 am, October 29, 2013

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Comments:

nelsonnelson (Posted 5 Months Ago)

I have already submit my online registration for cds. after submitting it i got to learn that the size of my photo is not 140*110 will these make me ineligible. Please reply it to me asap.

nelsonnelson (Posted 5 Months Ago)

I have already submit my online registration for cds. after submitting it i got to learn that the size of my photo is not 140*110 will these make me ineligible. Please reply it to me asap.

nelsonnelson (Posted 5 Months Ago)

I have already submit my online registration for cds. after submitting it i got to learn that the size of my photo is not 140*110 will these make me ineligible. Please reply it to me asap.

UDAYUDAY R(Posted 6 Months Ago)

Thank you for giving updates... I would like to use this occasion for saluting the real heroes of our nation... i have a great intrest to be a part of Indian defence force. JAI HIND

shashishashi kant(Posted 6 Months Ago)

wht is the qualification for cds exam

UDAY
UDAY R(6 Months Ago)
The minimum qualification for cds exams is Engineering degree which is taken from a recognized university... the required marks also must scored in the 12th examinations for physics, maths chemistry....<br /> you can check more about the same in its site.... thank you....
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