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    Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

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    I am doing 2nd sem B.com. And am i eligible to apply for IMA after completing my graduation.

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Dear Aspirant!
    Yes, after completition of Graduation you are eligible to apply for Indian Military Academy(I.M.A) under Combined Defense Services examination.
    In Final year of Graduation also you are eligible so,
    now you are in Second year you have to be wait one more year to apply IMA.
    Good Luck

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Dear Friend


    IMA stands for the Indian Military academy.For getting entrance into IMA,you have to clear the Combined defence services examinations which is conducted twice every year by the UPSC.

    The minimum requirement for the CDS examination is bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognised university.Final year candidates can also apply for the examinations.


    Since you have done your graduation,so you are eligible to apply for the examinations.

    Your age must be between 19-24 years.

    The important dates for the CDS II are as below:

    Date of notification:25/05/2013

    Last date of receiving application:24/06/2013

    Date of examination:08/09/2013.

    You can apply online at the www.upsconline.nic.in

    The examination pattern for the CDS exam is as below:


    You must be mentally and physically fit.

    Best books for preparation:





    Hope the information helps you.

    all the best

    aashisranjan784

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Hello,
    Yes you will be eligible for IMA after completion of your graduation of your B.Com degree.
    CDS Exam is conducted by UPSC twice a year for the recruitment of candidates in the Indian Military Academy (IMA), Naval Academy (NA), Air Force Academy (AFA), Officers Training Academy (OTA). You just have to satisfy the basic eligibility criteria for CDS Exam.

    The eligibility criteria for CDS Exam are as follows:
    The candidates must be unmarried.
    The candidate must be Indian.
    The candidates of age between for IMA: 19-24 years.
    For I.M.A. : Degree of a recognized University or equivalent. Final year students can also apply.

    For further details refer the pdf attached below and for Previous Years Question Papers you can refer www.upsc.gov.in
    You can fill the online application form from the official website www.upsconline.nic.in

    Regards...
    Attached Files

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Dear candidate there are two ways to enter in defense services in IMA - Indian Military Academy sector which are as - NDA - National Defense Academy and CDS - Combined Defense Service but dear you have joined college and pursuing your 2nd semester of your degree so i think you have crossed the maximum age limit which is required for NDA exam which is - 19 years but you have a chance to enter in IMA through CDS exam and you should have following eligibility criteria to apply for UPSC IMA Examination :

    A bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognized university and final year pursuing candidates are also eligible to apply for this exam

    Age should not be less than 19 years and more than 24 years and age limit is not relaxable in any circumstances

    You are presently pursuing first year so dear you have a very good opportunity to prepare for CDS exam and i would like to say that you must join any very good coaching institute for your preparation and start to prepare now because when you would be eligible to apply for this exam after 4th semester, you would be prepared well for this exam and you can crack at once so that dear do not miss this golden opportunity and just do it.

    Dates for upcoming Combined Defense Services Exam 2013

    Start date for online application - 25-05-2013

    Last date for online application - 24-06-2013

    Dates for UPSC CDS Examination - 08-09-2013

    All the best

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    Post Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    for IMA in CDS eligibility :

    > candidates completed any degree recognized by Indian university's.

    > the age limit for IMA 19-24 years.as per caste category reservation relaxation applicable.
    sc/st-5 years obc-3 years ex-serviceman-5years

    > notification released yearly twice in month of august& march exam conducted in month February&August.

    exam pattern:
    1.gener knowledge
    2.english
    3.maths
    am attached previous paper...
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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Yes you are eligible to apply for IMA after your completion of Degree in Commerce.
    IMA means Indian Military Academy.Start your preparations for CDS Exams as you are in 2nd yr.
    Infact you can apply for CDS Exams to join the IMA as final year appeared/appearing
    candidate on provision when you are in final yr B.com.
    UPSC
    conducts the Combined Defence Services(CDS) Exam twice a year.
    Recruitments are made to the
    Indian Military Academy(IMA), Naval Academy,
    Airforce Academy,
    and Officers Training Academy(OTA).


    Eligibility For CDS Exams :

    Age Limit :
    IMA-19-24yrs
    OTA-19-25yrs

    Airforce Academy-19-23yrs

    Naval Academy-19-22yrs


    There is no relaxation of age limit for any category of candidates.
    Educational Qualification :Minimum educational qualification is graduation from a recognised University.
    FINAL YEAR APPEARING/APPEARED CANDIDATES CAN ALSO COMPETE.


    IMA & OTA -graduation in any dicipline from a recognised University/equivalent.

    Airforce Academy-B.Sc with Physics and/or Maths / B.E. in any discipline from a recognised University.

    Naval Academy-B.Sc with Maths and Physics/B.E. in any discipline from a recognised University.
    Exam Scheme :Exam pattern consists of :
    1.Written exams and 2.Interviews.


    For IMA,Airforce and Naval Academy written Exams :
    Elementary Maths(Objective type)-100 marks
    Engilish(Objective type)-100 marks

    General Knowledge(Objective type)-100 marks

    SSB Interviews
    -300 marks


    For OTA Written exams :

    Engilish(Objective type)-100 marks

    General Knowledge(Objective type)-100 marks
    SSB Interviews-200 marks


    For more details visit
    www.upsc.gov.inTo apply online visit www.upsconline.nic.in

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Yes sir, After complete the graduation you will eligible for the exam… even when you appear in the final year then also you will eligible for the exam. IMA exam under the CDS exam which is taken by the upsc twice a year. There is no limit for the exam. Under cds exam also take the exam for Air force, OTA, Navy. Eligibility criteria for the IMA exam:- Indian Military Academic age limit is: 19 to 24 Years
    For Indian military academy graduation in any stream
    For more information please update with the www.upsc.gov.in Best of luck

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Hello Dear,

    First thing you don't mention your age so we can't say about your eligibility condition that you are eligible or not.

    So we provide the eligibility criteria for IMA you check it and be sure that you are eligible or not.

    After completing graduation CDS is the best exam for you to join IMA.

    Eligibility Criteria For CDS is

    candidate should be completed graduation with subject MATHS and PHYSICS, candidate who are appearing final year exam are also eligible


    Age Limit

    For Indian Military Academic candidate should be 19 to 24 year
    For Officer Training Academy candidate should be 19 to 25 year

    Upcoming CDS exam important date

    Notification date 25-05-2013
    Last date of form 24-06-2013
    Date of examination 08-09-2013


    Good luck

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Hello,

    dear for write this exam IMA CDS you should have graduate degree from recognized university. Under graduate you can't apply for it. So, firstly complete your graduation then think about this exam.


    Thanks
    Jeet Masih

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Hi,

    Yes, you can apply for IMA after completing your graduation.


    To join Indian Military Academy ( IMA), you need to clear CDS exam.

    UPSC conducts CDS exam every year.

    Eligibility for CDS exam -


    Graduation from a recognised university.

    Age should be between 19 years - 24 years

    Syllabus of CDS exam –


    There are three papers for 100 marks each .

    General English

    General knowledge

    Elementary Maths

    Date of Examination –


    8th September 2013.

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Dear aspirant,You can apply for CDS examination but only after the completion of graduation age limits for indian millitary academy is 19 to 24 years of age and 19 to 25 years of age for officers training academy.You cannot apply for air force and navy through CDS as it requires physica and maths in graduation. But you can apply for the air force common admission test after the completion of graduation in commerce. You can apply for accounts department into the ground duty branch of air force. And also apply for navy into the logistics. age limit for air force academy is 19 to 23 years, for naval academy is 19 to 22 years of age.CDS is conducted twice in a year by union public service commission of india in order to select candidates in three different branches of defence services like indian air force navy and indian army..You should fulfil all the criteria before you applyYou must be physically and mentally fit as it is required to qualify the interview of SSB..You should also be a citizen of india, unmarried whether male or female any body can apply.Qualification for CDS candidate must be a graduate in any discipline to apply for indian army and graduate in physics,maths or engineering to apply for air force and navy.Selection procedure involves-Written test.SSB interviewMedical test.If you qualify the written test then you will be called for SSB.If you qualify the SSB then you will be called for Medical test.If you qualify the medical examination then you will be selected for the same.For more details please visit www.upsc.gov.in and www.joinindianarmy.nic.inThank you.

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Quote Originally Posted by prajwal View Post
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    I am doing 2nd sem B.com. And am i eligible to apply for IMA after completing my graduation.

    HI,

    Yes you are eligible to appear after B.com graduation.

    Educational Qualification:

    (i) For I.M.A. and OTA: Degree of a recognized University or equivalent.

    (ii) For Indian Naval Academy: Degree in Engineering.
    (iii) For Air Force Academy: Degree of a recognized University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.
    Final year students can also apply.

    For further details and Previous Years Question Papers you can refer www.upsc.gov.in
    You can fill the online application form from the official website

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Yes, you are eligible for IMA exam after completing your Graduation

    IMA means Indian Military Academy exam for this exam you would be crack CDS (Combined Defence Service) exam which is conducted by UPSC

    Age should be between 19-24 year for this exam

    Must be Graduate from any recognized university

    So dear you can apply for CDS exam without any hesitation

    Good Luck

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Hello

    YES YOU CAN APPLY FOR THE IMA AFTER GRADUATION.

    The IMA stands for the Indian Military Academy,and it is a straight entry in the army.For applying in the IMA,you will have to give a entrance named as CDSE(Combined Defence Service Examination),and through CDSE you can enter in other three academy like NA,AFA,OTA.

    The educational qualification required for applying in the IMA is graduation from any stream,as you are in the 2nd year in B.COM then you are definitely eligible for the IMA,as only the graduation is required as the educational qualification for the IMA.

    Age limit for the IMA is 19 to 24 years(at the time of commencement of the course).
    You again can apply for OTA(Officers Training Academy)-the educational qualification for OTA is also same as IMA.

    For more details you visit the website of army.
    www.joinindianarmy.nic.in

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Hello Dear Friend ...


    I.M.A ---- INDIAN MILITARY ACADEMY

    You must have a minimum of Graduation

    The minimum age must be 19 years


    Maximum age is allowed up to 24 years

    Of course there will be an Age relaxation for the reserved candidates


    So as you have completed Graduation you can Undoubtedly apply for it



    ALL THE GOOD LUCK

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Quote Originally Posted by prajwal View Post
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    I am doing 2nd sem B.com. And am i eligible to apply for IMA after completing my graduation.
    Hi,

    Educational qualification:

    For IMA and OTA: graduation in any discipline

    Age Limit:

    for INA: 19 years to 22 years
    for IAF: 19 years to 23 years
    for IMA: 19 years to 24 years
    for OTA: 19 years to 25 years

    Important dates of CDS exam in 2013:

    CDS-II:
    date of Notification:25-05-2013
    last date of receipt of application:24-06-2013
    date of exam:08-09-2013

    UPSC also provide the facility to apply for the exam online on following official link of UPSC:
    http://www.upsconline.nic.in/

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    hi,
    IMA stands for Indian Military Academy.To join IMA you must clear CDS exam which is conducted by UPSC twice in a year.

    You are eligible for CDS exam being a graduate students.

    Educational Qualifications;-

    you must be graduate from a recognized university. there is no percentage requirement.

    Age Limits;

    Age limit is 19-24 years.

    Nationality;-

    you must be Indian citizen.

    Physical Standard;-

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    Important Dates;-

    Notification date-25/05/2013

    Last date-24/06/2013

    Date of exam-08/09/2013

    Selection Procedure;-

    Written exam

    SSB Interview

    Medical test

    For more,
    http://upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    yes, you are eligible as
    you have completed your graduation which is the basic requirement
    you must be an Indian
    for IMS your age should be 19-24
    19-22 for air force academy
    19-25 for officers training academy


    The important dates for the are as below:


    Date of notification:25/05/2013

    Last date of receiving application:24/06/2013

    Date of examination:08/09/2013.
    start preparing
    all the best

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    prospect there's 2 techniques to get in in safety services in IMA -Indian Military Academy sector which might be when - NDA - National Defense Academy and CDS - Combined Defense Service however cherished you've registered school and pursuing your 2nd session of one's amount and so i imagine you've intersected the highest get older control that is meant for NDA examination that is - 19 several years nevertheless, you have a chance to get in in IMA by means of CDS examination and you will have subsequent to be eligible standards to obtain UPSC IMA Test :

    A new bachelors amount in a discipline coming from a regarded university and ultimate year pursuing applicants will also be a candidate to obtain this examination

    Grow older should not be below 19 several years and most 24 years and get older control just isn't relaxable in a instances

    You are at present pursuing novice therefore cherished you've an amazing opportunity to get prepared for CDS examination and i will express that you should sign up for just about any good instruction institute in your prep you need to to make now for the reason that any time you'd be a candidate to obtain this examination after 4th session, you'd be organized well with this examination and you can break simultaneously so that cherished don't skip this one-time only chance and do exactly it.

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    Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Dear friend,

    For Joining IMA after graduation you have to appear for Combined Defence Academy(CDS) Examination. CDS examination is conducted by UPSC twice in every year.

    As far as your academic qualification is concerned you are eligible for apply for Indian Military Academy(IMA) post in CDS.

    But for appear in IMA you have to fulfill all of the following conditions.

    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR IMA in CDS:

    -> Candidate have to complete graduation or equivalent degree from any central/state government University in any discipline.

    -> Candidate must not born earlier than 2nd July 1991 and not later than 1st July 1996.

    -> Only citizen of India can apply for IMA.

    -> Unmarried male candidates are eligible for IMA.

    -> Only Physically fit candidate are eligible for IMA.

    SELECTION PROCESS IN IMA:

    -> Written Test.

    -> SSB Interview.

    -> Fitness Test.

    Number of Vacancies Available for IMA is 250.
    Date of CDS I Exam in 2014 is 9/2/2014.

    Date of CDS II Exam is 26/10/2014.

    Wish you all the best

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    Smile Re: Am I eligible to apply for IMA after completing graduation?

    Dear Friend,

    Yes , you are eligible for Indian Military Service after graduation.

    IMA comes under CDS , that exam is conducts by Union Public Service Commission once in every year.

    For that exam you should be graduate and also can apply in last year of graduation.

    Age Limit :


    You must be under 19-24 years.

    Good Luck....

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