Combined Defence Services, UPSC CDS ICombined Defence Services,UPSC CDS I
Advertisement No: 02/2018

Post Date: 08-Nov-2017

No. of Vacancies: 414


Apply from: 08-Nov-2017 to 04-Dec-2017

Qualification: Any Graduate

Education: 12th Pass,Any Graduate,

UPSC Recruitment 2017 – Apply Online for CDS I Exam: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has advertised a notification for the recruitment of 414 vacancies for Combined Defence Services Examination (I), 2018 [Including SSC Women (Non-Technical) Course] various courses in Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala, Air Force academy. Eligible candidates can apply Online on or before 04-12-2017 till 1800 hrs/ 1800 hrs. Other details like age limit, educational qualification, application fee, selection process and how to apply are given below…

Name of the Course:

  • Indian Military Academy, Dehradun 146th (DE) Course commencing in January, 2019 [including 13 vacancies reserved for NCC `C’ Certificate (Army Wing) holders]: 100 Posts
  • Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala—Course commencing in January, 2019 Executive(General Service) [including 06 vacancies reserved for NCC ‘C’ Certificate holders (Naval Wing)]: 45 Posts
  • Air Force Academy, Hyderabad—(Pre-Flying) Training Course commencing in February, 2019 i.e. No. 205 F(P) Course: 32 Posts
  • Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai (Madras)—109th SSC (Men) Course (NT) commencing inApril, 2019. (including 50 vacancies for NCC ‘C’certificate holders for NCC Spl. Entry): 225 Posts
  • Officers Training Academy, Chennai—23rd SSC Women (Non-Technical) Course commencing in April, 2019: 12 Posts

S.No Name of the Academy  Age Limit
1. IMA Born not earlier than  02-01-1995 and not later than 01-01-2000.(Unmarried male candidates)
2. Indian Naval Academy Born not earlier than 02-01-1995 and not later than 01-01-2000.(Unmarried male candidates)
3. Air Force Academy age between 20-24 years as on 01-01-2019 (born not earlier than 02-01-1995 and not later than 01-01-1999). (Unmarried male candidates)
4. Officers Training Academy (SSC Course for Men) Born not earlier than 02-01-1994 and not later than 01-01-2000 (Male Candidates (Married or Unmarried))
5. Officers Training Academy (SSC Women Non-Technical Course) Born not earlier than 02-01-1994 and not later than 01-01-2000

Selection Process: Candidates will be selected based on SSB (Stage I & II). Officer Intelligence Rating (OIR) tests are Picture Perception, Description Test (PP&DT) (Stage I) & Interview, Group Testing Officer Tasks, Psychology Tests and the Conference (Stage II).

Application Fee: Appplicants required to pay Rs.200/- through the following modes and Female/ SC/ ST/ PH candidates are exempted from payment of fee.

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Exam Dates:04 to 04-Feb-2018