Union Public Service Commission(UPSC) is conducting its Combined Defense Services(CDS) (II) 2014 & inviting candidates to fill in as many as 464 vacancies under : –
Indian Military Academy
-Indian Naval Academy
-Air Force Academy &
-Officer’s training Academy Post.
Interested candidates can apply online.
Website : upsc.gov.in/, upsconline.nic.in/
Eligibility Criteria for CDS (II):
* Male candidates appearing for Indian Military Academy & Naval Military Academy must be unmarried.
* Male candidates appearing for Indian Air Force Academy can be either married or unmarried.
* Male candidates appearing for Officer’s Training Academy must be unmarried.
* Female candidates appearing for Officer’s Training Academy must be unmarried or issue-less widow.
Important dates for CDS (II):
Opening date for online registration :19/7/2014
Closing date for online registration :18/8/2014
Online payment of fees
through “Pay By Cash” mode date :17/8/2014
Net Banking mode closing date :18/8/2014
Date of examination :26/10/2014
Declaration of result status
of the exam : December 2014
Admission of Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy & Air Force Academy : 13/5/2015
Admissions of Officer’s Training Academy : 1/8/2014
Application fees for CDS(II) :
General & OBC candidates : Rs.200/-
SC/ST/Female candidates are exempted from application fees payment. Fees can be paid in cash at SBI & other allied branches. Visa/Master credit/debit card of SBI or allied branches can also be used for payment purpose.
Exam Pattern for CDS(II):
I. Written exam
For IMA, Naval Academy, Air Force Academy the subjects comprised are English, General Knowledge & Elementary Maths each for 100 marks with time duration 2 hours.
For Officer’s Training Post, the subjects included are English & General Knowledge, 100 marks each for 2 hours.
Written exam is followed by the interview(i.e. Intelligence & Personality test)
We shall be more than grateful if the above provided information is of utmost use to you in order to serve country for better. Please be careful with the application dates. Feel free to post your valuable comments & suggestions!!