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    When Combined Defence Services exam is held by UPSC?

    When Combined Defence Services exam is held by UPSC?
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    Re: When Combined Defence Services exam is held by UPSC?

    Combined Defence Service examination is conducted by UPSC two times in a year and the examination will be held in the month of February or September . February application forms shall be available in the month of Oct or November and September application forms shall be available in the month of June or July .

    Combined Defence Service Examination , 2012 ::

    CDS I examination was already completed on 12 / February / 2012

    CDS II examination will be held on 16 / September / 2012


    Combined Defence Service Examination is conducted for admission into the following defence service i.e Military Academy , Naval Academy , Air force Academy , Officer Training Academy (SSC-Men ) , Officer Training Academy ( SSC-Women ) .

    Military Academy :-

    ~~ Those who have finished or pursing in the final year of graduate degree with any discipline from a reputed Institution .

    ~~ You must have a age limits of 19 - 24 years and No upper age limits .

    Naval Academy :-

    ~~ Those who have finished or pursing in the final year of B.Sc degree with Mathematics OR Physics from a reputed Institution .

    ~~ You must have a age limits of 19 - 22 years and No upper age limits .

    ~~ Engineering candidate may also eligible to apply for Naval Academy .

    Air force Academy :-

    ~~ Those who have finished or pursing in the final year of graduate degree with Mathematics and Physics from a reputed Institution OR Engineering degree .

    ~~ You must have a age limits of 19 - 23 years and No upper age limits .

    Officer Training Academy (SSC-Men) :-

    ~~ One Should have a completed minimum education qualification of graduate degree of a reputed Institution .

    ~~ Your age should be between 19 - 25 years and No upper age limits .

    Officer Training Academy (SSC-Women) :-

    ~~ One Should have a completed minimum education qualification of graduate degree of a reputed Institution .

    ~~ Your age should be between 19 - 25 years and No upper age limits .

    Height / Weight Standards of CDS Examination ::



    CDS Exam pattern ::



    Books for CDS Examination ::

    Combind Defence Services: Solved Paper
    by Lal
    Publisher: Upkar Prakashan
    Price: Rs. 199

    Combined Defence Services Examination
    by Jain, Kishore
    Publisher: Upkar Prakashan
    Price: Rs. 310

    The Pearson Guide To English For The Combined Defence Services Examination
    by Edgar Thorpe, Showick Thorpe
    Publisher: Pearson Education
    Price: Rs. 210

    Mathematics For C.D.S.Entrance Exam.
    by R S Aggarwal
    Publisher: S.Chand Publishing
    Price: Rs. 275

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    Re: When Combined Defence Services exam is held by UPSC?

    Dear

    the cds exam is held bi annually in a year.

    first time held the exam in the month July. the notification is published in he month of February.

    second time exam is held in the month of the September and notification is published in the month of the June/July.

    the qualification is required is different different each category:-

    For the indian military academy graduation in any stream form the recognized university.

    For the officer training academy graduation in any stream form the recognized university.

    For the indian air force graduation in science stream form the recognized university.

    For the naval graduation in science stream form the recognized university.

    age limit for the cds exam:-

    Indian Maltery Aecedmay age limit is: 19 to 24 Years

    For Officer Training Academy age limit: 19 to 25 years

    Naval age limit: 19 to 22 years

    Indian air force age limit: 19 to 23 years

    For further details visit the official website of UPSC

    best of luck

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    Re: When Combined Defence Services exam is held by UPSC?

    Dear Friend

    CDS is the Combined Defence Services organised by UPSC .



    >>It is organised twice every year.

    In this year

    CDS I:

    >>date of notification: 29th august,2011

    >>last date of receving application :28th november,2011

    >>>date of examination:12th february,2012


    CDS II:

    >>date of notification:2nd june ,2012

    >>last date of receiving application:2nd july,2012

    >>date of examination:16th september



    Educational qualification: Graduation in any discipline from a recognised university.

    Age limitations: 19-23 years.

    Hope the information helps you.

    all the best

    aashisranjan784


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    Re: When Combined Defence Services exam is held by UPSC?

    dear there is no fixed time for the examination of combined defense services,

    if you want to be updated from the dates of the CDS exams then you need to make a regular check of the official website of the UPSC,
    the official website of the UPSC is www.upsc.gov.in

    all the best

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    Re: When Combined Defence Services exam is held by UPSC?

    Dear,
    The UPSC has already published the advertisement for (Combined Defence Service) CDS examination. The advertisement was published on 02nd june 2012 and the last date was 02nd july, 2012. The written examination will be held on 16th September 2012. To know the details please visit www.upsc.gov.in Thanks....

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    Re: When Combined Defence Services exam is held by UPSC?

    Well dear cds exam is conducted two times in a year by upsc named as cds-1 and cds-2.
    Cds-1:this exam is conducted by upsc in the month of february.
    Cds-2:this exam is conducted generally in the month of august by upsc.
    To apply for cds exam you should have got a graduation degree from a recognised university.
    Age limit:
    indian navy-19 to 22
    indian airforce-19 to 23
    indian military academy-19 to 24 years.
    Best of luck

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    Re: When Combined Defence Services exam is held by UPSC?

    dear, if you want to know when combined defence service exam is held by UPSC then regularly visit this site www.upsc.gov.in



    Thanks
    Jeet Masih

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    Re: When Combined Defence Services exam is held by UPSC?

    Hello Dear,

    CDS Exam is conducted by UPSC twice in a year.

    Upcoming CDS exam important date

    Date of Notification - 25-05-2013

    closing Date - 24-06-2013

    Exam Date- 08-09-2013

    Eligibility Criteria
    Age Limit
    Indian Military Academic 19 to 24
    For Officer Training Academy 19 to 25
    For Naval 19 to 22
    Indian air force 19 to 23

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

    Best of luck

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    Re: When Combined Defence Services exam is held by UPSC?

    Hello

    The CDSE exam is conducted by the UPSC and the exam is conducted twice in a year.
    The notifications of the exam are released in the month of the June and the exam is conducted in the month of September.
    The second notifications are released in the month of the October and the exam is conducted in the month of February.

    The notifications are released in employment news paper and in the official website of the UPSC.
    www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: When Combined Defence Services exam is held by UPSC?

    Hello,
    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).

    C.D.S. EXAM.(II), 2013

    Date of Notification 25.05.2013
    Last Date of Form Filling 24.06.2013
    Day of Exam 08.09.2013

    The eligibility criteria for CDS Exam are as follows:
    Nationality:
    The candidate must be Indian.

    Age Limit: Male candidates (Unmarried) of age between
    (i) For IMA: 19-24 years.
    (ii) For Indian Naval Academy: 19-22 years.
    (iii) For Air Force Academy: 19-23 years.
    (iv) For OTA: Male candidates (married or unmarried) of age between 19-25 years.
    (v) For OTA: Unmarried Women of age between 19-24 years.

    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 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: When Combined Defence Services exam is held by UPSC?

    Dear

    CDS (Combined Defence Service) exam conducted by UPSC every year

    for IMA (Indian Military Academy), Naval Academy, Air force Academy, OTA( Officer Training Acadmy)

    Important Date

    CDS Exam I .
    Date of notification 10-11-2012
    Date of Closing 10-12-2012
    Date of Examination 17-02-2013

    CDS Exam-II

    Date of Notification 25-05-2013
    Date of Closing 24-06-2013
    Date of Examination 08-09-2013

    Best of Luck

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    Re: When Combined Defence Services exam is held by UPSC?

    UPSC held the Combined Defense Service exam two times in a year.

    In this exam the schedule of Combined Defense Service exam is as follows

    CDS I

    Notifcation date: 10/11/2012

    Last date of notification: 10/12/2012

    Exam date: 17/2/2013


    CDS II

    Notification date: 25/5/2013

    Last date of application form: 24/6/2013

    Exam date: 8/9/2013


    Friend now you can not apply for CDS I exam but you can apply for CDS II exam.


    For the CDS exam you should be minimum graduation qualified.

    Age should be 19 to 25 years.


    For more information visit http://upsc.gov.in

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