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    Required eligibility criterion to attempt UPSC CDSE.

    hey
    whar are the details eligibility criteria to attempt upsc cds exams?

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    Re: Required eligibility criterion to attempt UPSC CDSE.

    Dear

    there is no limit for the attempt the cds exam,

    but age limit criteria is there:-age b/w 21 to 24 years.

    there are four option in indian army. indian navy, indian air force and officer training academy.

    no age relaxation for the reserve category.

    best wishes for the future.

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    Re: Required eligibility criterion to attempt UPSC CDSE.

    Dear Applicant,
    -The Combined Defence Service (CDS) exams are conducted bi-annually by the UPSC.
    -The exams are conducted for the enrollment of candidates into the Indian Military Academy(IMA),Officers Training Academy(OTA),Naval Academy and Air Force.
    -The exams are conducted in two phases,namely the Written Exams and The SSB Interviews.Only the candidates who clear the written exams proceed to the SSB interview where they are tested all physically,medically and psychologically,to see whether they will be able to serve the nation at the highest level or not.
    -The complete eligibility requirements of the
    UPSC CDS exams are mentioned below-
    # NATIONALITY-You must be a citizen of
    India,
    or,You must be a subject of Nepal or
    Bhutan,
    or,You must be a Tibetan refugee settled
    permanently in India,before 1962.
    # AGE LIMIT-
    (1) For IMA Exams : 19 to 24 years.
    (2) For OTA Exams : 19 to 25 years.
    (3) For Navy : 19 to 22 Years.
    (4) For Air Force : 19 to 23 years.
    # EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS-
    (1) For OTA and IMA-You must have
    completed your Graduation or Equivalent
    from a recognized university,with any
    subject or stream.
    Final year students are also applicable.
    (2) For Navy and Air Wing-You must have
    completed your Engineering or BSc(in
    Physics or Maths) from a recognized
    university.
    Final year students are also applicable.
    #If you fulfil the eligibility
    requirements,then you can appear for the
    CDS exams as many number of times.
    #For further details and notifications,visit
    the official website of UPSC-
    www.upsc.gov.in
    All The Best !!

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    Re: Required eligibility criterion to attempt UPSC CDSE.

    Hiii friend....There is not perticular requirement on eligibility ....any UPSC CDS exam needs any graduation in any stream from any university with any percentage.....it states that a complete graduate is able to appear or attempt UPSC CDS exam otherwise you will not be able to write those exams....and if you are graduate then your age will be above 21 years ols so you can eligible...any way all the best my friend...

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    Re: Required eligibility criterion to attempt UPSC CDSE.

    Dearthere is no limit for the attempt the cds exam,but age limit criteria is there:-age b/w 21 to 24 years.there are four option in indian army. indian navy, indian air force and officer training academy.no age relaxation for the reserve category.All the best

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    Re: Required eligibility criterion to attempt UPSC CDSE.

    CDSE (for recruitment's in three armed forces of Indian union)

    exam conducted bi-annually

    in which age should be within 18-25 yrs.
    & one must be university graduate from recognised university

    there is no age relaxation for any cateogory

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    Re: Required eligibility criterion to attempt UPSC CDSE.

    C.D.S Stands for Combined Defence Service Examination is conducted by Union Public Service Commission twice in a year.

    You can join any of the following Defence Service by Cracking CDS examination:-

    • Indian Military Academy (IMA)
    • Naval Academy (NA)
    • Air force Academy (AFA)
    • Officer Training Academy (OTA)

    Eligibility Criteria for I.M.A :-

    Age should be between 19 years and 24 years and only unmarried male candidates are eligible.
    Graduation in any desire subject from any recognized university or equivalent qualification.
    Candidates who are appearing in the final year of degree course can also apply for this examination.

    Eligibility Criteria for India Navy :-

    The candidate age should be between 19 years and 22 years and only unmarried male candidates are eligible.
    Graduation in engineering from any recognized university or equivalent qualification.
    Candidates who are appearing in the final year of degree course can also apply for this examination.

    Eligibility Criteria for Air force :-

    The candidates should have a 19 years to 23 years and only unmarried male candidates are eligible.
    Graduate or Engineering degree from any recognized university or equivalent qualification with Physics and Mathematics in 12th level.
    Candidates who are appearing in the final year of degree course can also apply for this examination.

    Eligibility Criteria for O.T.A:-

    The age should be between 19 years and 25 years and only unmarried male or only unmarried females’ candidates are eligible.
    The candidate should have a graduate degree from any recognized university or equivalent qualification.
    Candidates who are appearing in the final year of degree course can also apply for this examination.

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    Conditions of eligibility

    Age limits, sex and marital status

    IMA: Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 02nd July, 1989 and not later than 01st July, 1994 only are eligible
    Indian Naval Academy: Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 02nd July, 1991 (02nd July, 1989 in case of NCC Naval Wing ‘C’ Certificate holders) and not later than 01st July, 1994 only are eligible
    Air Force Academy: Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 02nd July, 1990 and not later than 01st July, 1994 only are eligible
    Officer’s Training Academy (SSC course for Men): Male candidates (married or unmarried) born not earlier than 02nd July, 1988 and not later than 01st July, 1994 only are eligible
    Officers Training Academy (SSC Women Non-Technical Course): Unmarried Women, issueless widows who have not remarried and issueless divorcees (in possession of divorce documents) who have not remarried are eligible
    They should have been born not earlier than 02nd July, 1988 and not later than 01st July, 1994
    Educational qualifications

    EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICTION
    IMA, Officer’s Training Academy: Degree of a recognised University or equivalent
    Indian Naval Academy: Degree in Engineering for CDSE and Degree in Engineering or B.Sc (with Physics or Mathematics) for NCC entry
    Air Force Academy: Degree of a recognised University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering
    Graduates with first choice as Army/Navy/ Air Force are to submit proof of graduation provisional certificates on the date of commencement of the SSB Interview at the SSB
    Candidates who are studying in the final year degree course and have yet to pass the final year degree examination can also apply but they will be required to submit proof of passing the degree examination to reach the Army HQ/Rtg CDSE Entry, West Block III, RK Puram, New Delhi-110066 in case of IMA/SSC first choice candidates and Naval HQ DMPR, (OI & R Section) Room No-204, ‘C’ Wing, Sena Bhawan, New Delhi-110011 in case of Navy first choice candidates and PO3(A)/Air Headquarters, ‘J’ Block, Room No 17, Opp Vayu Bhawan, Motilal Nehru Marg, New Delhi-110011 in case of Air Force first choice candidates by the following dates failing which their candidature will stand cancelled
    For admission to IMA, Indian Naval Academy and Air Force Academy on or before 13th May, 2013
    For admission to Officer’s Training Academy, Chennai on or before 01st August, 2013
    Candidates possessing professional and technical qualifications which are recognised by Govt as equivalent to professional and technical degrees would also be eligible for admission to the examination
    In exceptional cases the Commission may treat a candidate, who does not possess any of the qualifications prescribed in this rule as educationally qualified provided that he/she possesses qualifications, the standard of which in the opinion of the Commission, justifies his/her admission to the examination

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    Re: Required eligibility criterion to attempt UPSC CDSE.

    Eligibility criteria for CDS:

    1.graduation or engineering from a recognized university.
    2.final year students can also eligible to apply for this exam.
    3.age limit 21 to 25 years.
    4.OBC and SC/ST category gets age relaxation of 3 years and 5 years respectively.


    Also,
    1. For IMA(Indian Military Academy) And OTA(Officer's Training Academy) student should have passed Graduation from a recognized university . And for the Indian Air Force Exam the candidate should be pass in Graduation( B.SC With Physics or Maths )
    2.for IMA age should be between 19-24 years
    3.for OTA age should be between 19-25 years
    4.for IAF age should be between 19-22 years for IAF

    To know more about CDS you can log on to www.upsc.gov.in

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