UPSC CDS invites applications from the eligible aspirants of Indian army to join the armed forces. A Combined Defence Services Examination will be conducted by Union Public Service Commission on September 8, 2013. Find all the details such as admit card, notification, paper pattern, age limit, application form, application status, answer key, result and other details as below:
Total Number of Vacancies:
IMA, Dehradun – 250 vacancies
Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala – 40 vacancies
Air Force Academy, Hyderabad – 32 vacancies
Officers Training Academy, 100th SSC Course – 175 vacancies
Officers Training Academy, 14th SSC Course – 12 vacancies
Last Date To Apply: June 24, 2013
Date of Exam: Sept. 8, 2013
Minimum Eligibility Criteria:
There is different educational qualification for each post, visit the notification(link given below) for details.
Application Fees and How To Apply:
Rs. 200 for General candidates. SC/ST are exempted from paying fees. To apply online, visit – www.upsconline.nic.in.
Syllabus of Examination:
1) English Language
2) General Knowledge(Current Affairs, History, Geography, etc.)
3) Elementary Mathematics(Upto Class 10th level)
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There will be three tests of 100 marks of 2 hours. There is also a negative marking of 0.33 marks. More details can be read in the notification.
Download the CDS notification here.