UPSC release the notification for combined defense services examination (CDS) (II) 2020. In this article we discuss the important things about this exam and How you can apply for this exam. What are the eligibility required for this exam like age criteria, Education Qualification. All other type of information will also be shared with you. So let’s get started.
Age Limits, Sex and Marital Status :
(i) For IMA—Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd July, 1997 and not later than 1st July, 2002 only are eligible.
(ii) For Indian Naval Academy—Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd July, 1997 and not later than 1st July, 2002 only are eligible.
(iii) For Air Force Academy— 20 to 24 years as on 1st July, 2021 i.e. born not earlier than 2nd July, 1997 and not later than 1st July, 2001
(iv) For Officers’ Training Academy—(SSC Course for men) unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd July, 1996 and not later than 1st July, 2002 only are eligible.
(v) For Officers’ Training Academy—(SSC Women Non-Technical Course) Unmarried women, issue less widows who have not remarried and issue less divorcees (in possession of divorce documents) who have not remarried are eligible.
They should have been born not earlier than 2nd July, 1996 and not later than 1st July, 2002.
(i) For I.M.A. and Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai — Degree of a recognized University or equivalent.
(ii) For Indian Naval Academy—Degree in Engineering from a recognized University/Institution.
(iii)For Air Force Academy—Degree of a recognized University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.
Note : Candidates who are studying in the final year/semester Degree course and have yet to pass the final year degree examination can also apply provided candidate should not have any present backlog up to the last semester / year for which results have been declared up to the time of submission of application.
Candidates must be physically fit according to physical standards for admission to Combined Defense Services Examination (II), 2020 as per guidelines.
CENTERS OF EXAMINATION:
The Examination will be held at the following Centres :
AGARTALA, AHMEDABAD, AIZAWL, 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, PRAYAGRAJ (ALLAHABAD), RAIPUR, RANCHI, SAMBALPUR, SHILLONG, SHIMLA, SRINAGAR, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, TIRUPATI, UDAIPUR AND VISAKHAPATNAM.
UPSC CDS -II Examination – Total 344 vacancies.
|Name of the Course||Vacancies|
|1. Indian Military Academy, Dehradun||100|
|2. Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala||26|
|3. Air Force Academy, Hyderabad||32|
|4. Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai (Madras) – Men||169|
|5.Officers Training Academy, Chennai (Madras) – Women||17|
|Apply Online here||Click here|
|Examination fee||200/- Only (Female candidates, SC/ST are exempted from fee)|
|Last Date||25 Aug 2020|
|Application can be withdrawn||1 Sept. 2020 to 7 Sept. 2020|
|Date of Exam||8 Nov. 2020|
|Detailed Notification||Click here|
The eligible candidates shall be issued an e-Admit Card three weeks before the commencement of the examination.