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CDS Examination 2018

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will conduct Combined Defence Services (CDS-I 2018) examination for providing admission to candidates in Indian Naval Academy, Officers’ Training Academy, Air Force Academy and Indian Military Academy. The CDS 1 2018 Online Application will be started from 8th November 2017. All the interested and eligible candidates must go through the important details regarding CDS 2018 and start applying for the same.

Vacancy Details : 414 post of Multiple posts


Age Limit for Multiple posts

  • For IMA: Unmarried male aspirants, who are not born before than 2nd January 1995 and after than 1st January 2000, are permitted to apply;
  • For Indian Naval Academy: Unmarried male aspirants, who are not born before than 2nd January 1995 and after than 1st January 2000, are permitted to apply.
  • For Air Force Academy: Candidates should be aged in between 20 to 24 years as on 1stJanuary 2019. It means candidates who are born not before than 2nd January 1995 and after than 1st January 1999 are eligible. If you have a valid and current Commercial Pilot Licence issued by DGCA (India) then you are eligible to apply till 26 years of the age.
  • For Officers’ Training Academy—(SSC Course for men): Married or unmarried candidates, who are born not before than 2nd January 1994 and after than 1st January 2000, are permitted to apply.
  • For Officers’ Training Academy- (SSC Women Non-Technical Course): Candidates should be born not before than 2nd January 1994 and after than 1st January 2000 to become eligible under this category.

Pay Scale for Multiple posts

All the Selected will get Rs.56,100/- Per Month as the Pay scale during the Training Course. For further details regarding this check the advertisement attached at the bottom of this article.

Qualification/ Eligibility for Multiple posts

1) For Indian Military Academy and Officers' Training Academy -> Degree of a recognised University or equivalent. 
(2) For Indian Naval Academy -> Degree in Engineering from a recognised University/ Institution. 
(3) For Air Force Academy -> Degree of a recognised University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.


Application Fees for Multiple posts

Candidates are needed to pay Rs 200/ (General/OBC Candidates) as necessary CDS 2018 Application Fees either through net banking or via Cash mode. Female/SC/ST category candidates are exempted from paying the application fee.

Selection Process for Multiple posts

Selection process for UPSC Recruitment is as follows,

  • Written Exam
  • Intelligence and Personality Test
  • PFT
  • SSB Interview

How to Apply : Online : Candidate can apply online

  • Log on to UPSC careers page at official website www.upsc.gov.in
  • Eligible candidates are advised to open Notification & application form
  • Fill your academic qualification, skill, experience and other related information as per the instructions
  • Attach self-attested copies of all relevant documents in prescribed format and size
  • Pay the application fee as per the category
  • Complete the UPSC Application Form with the essential data.
  • Check the Details before Submitting.
  • Take a print out of UPSC Recruitment 2017 application form

Important Date for Multiple posts

Application Begin 08 Nov,2017
Last Date of Application 04 Dec,2017
Last date of Online Fee Submisstion 04 Dec,2017
Last Date of Offline Fee Submisstion 04 Dec,2017

Important Links for Multiple posts

Offical Website Click Here
Apply Online Click Here
Notification Click Here
Note: Before applying for the job, kindly verify all the information with the official website of the employer or employment news.
Job ID: SJ060016544309