Combined Defence Service Examination,2017 (II) [ APPLY ONLINE]
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will hold the Combined Defence Services (CDS) Examination (II), 2017 on 19th November, 2017 for admission to Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy for the Courses commencing in July, 2018, Air Force Academy for the Course commencing in August, 2018 and Officers Training Academy, Chennai for the Courses (Men and Women) commencing in October, 2018. The UPSC CDS II Recruitment notification will be available from 9th August 2017
Post Name- Combined Defence Service Examination,2017 (II)
Number of Posts- 414 posts (IMA- 100, Indian Naval Academy-45, Air Force Academy- 32, OTA Men-225, OTA Women-12)
LOCATION – All India
Pay Scale- As per rules
Indian Military Academy– Should born between 02-07-1994 to 01-07-1999 (Unmarried male candidates)
Indian Naval Academy– Should born between 02-07-1994 to 01-07-1999
(Unmarried male candidates)
Air Force Academy– 20 to 24 years as on 1st July 2018 i.e. born not earlier than 2nd July, 1994 and not
later than 1st July, 1998 (Upper age limit for candidates holding valid and current Commercial Pilot Licence issued by DGCA (India) is relaxable upto 26 yrs. i.e. born
not earlier than 2nd July, 1992 and not later than 1st July, 1998) only are eligible.
Note: Candidate below 25 years of age must be unmarried. Marriage is not permitted during training. Married candidates above 25 years of age are eligible to apply but during training period they will neither be provided married
accommodation nor can they live with family out of the premises.
Officers Training Academy – Should born between 02-07-1993 to 01-07-1999
(Unmarried/married male and female candidates)
Indian Military Academy- The candidate should possess a Degree of a recognized university or equivalent.
Officers Training Academy- The candidate should possess a Degree of a recognized university or equivalent.
Indian Naval Academy- The candidate should possess Degree in Engineering from a recognized university/Institution
Air Force Academy- The candidate should possess a Degree from a recognized university (with Physics and Mathematics in 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.
How to Apply – Candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria may apply online through the official website of UPSC from 09-08-2017 onwards. The last date for submission of application is 08-09-2017. Candidates are advised to do the essential before the last date.
UR, OBC- Rs.200/-
SC/ST – No Fee
Female Candidates- No Fee
The application fee can be paid through online by using net banking/debit card/credit card or through E challan at SBI.
Mode of Selection- The selection process will be completed by two phase’s i.e. written exam and SSB Interview.
Centres of Examination: Agartala, Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Allahabad, Bengaluru, Bareilly, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cuttack, Dehradun, Delhi, Dharwad, Dispur, Gangtok, Hyderabad, Imphal, Itanagar, Jaipur, Jammu, Jorhat, Kochi, Kohima, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Mumbai, Nagpur, Panaji (Goa), Patna, Port Blair, Raipur, Ranchi, Sambalpur, Shillong, Shimla, Srinagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Tirupati, Udaipur and Visakhapatnam.
Starting Date of Online Application- 09-08-2017
Last Date for Online Application- 08-09-2017
Last Date for Fee Payment (Pay by Cash mode)- 07/09/2017
Last Date for Fee Payment (Pay by Online mode)- 08.09.2017.
Date of Examination- 19-11-2017