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    Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    hi,

    i would like to know the exam dates and about the procedure how to apply for defence service exam in INDIA.
    i am much intrested in this could you let me know.

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    hi,
    every one of citizen who completed graduation or 10+2 can join in defence by appearing for
    1)NDA (national defence academy)exam
    2)CDS(combined defecne service)

    the people who completed 10+2 with minimum of 60% can appear for NDA exam
    which will be conducted twice every year
    if they qualify in NDA they call for an SSB interview

    the people who completed their graduation with minimum of 60%
    can appear for CDS exam
    if they qualify in CDS they call for an SSB interview

    the SSB interview are generally conducted for 5 days


    GOOD LUCK

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    hi..the two of the most famous examinations for the defense services in the country are conducted by the union public service commission,they are conducted twice an year and are as follows :
    1.COMBINED DEFENSE SERVICES EXAMINATION:this you ca write after completion of your graduation
    2.NATIONAL DEFENSE ACADEMY EXAMINATION :This you can write after completion of your 12th class
    you can get all the details about these examinations at the following website http://www.upsc.gov.in/


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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    The following exam are conducted by Indian Defence services.

    Combined defence services under the Union public service exam and the same was conducted by two times of the year in he month of Feb & Sep and the successful candidates are sent to training like IMA - Indian Military Academy , Naval Academy ,

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    Hello Dear.,


    -->Every one of the Citizen who completed graduation or 10+2 can join in defence by appearing for


    >>NDA (national defence academy)exam

    >>CDS(combined defecne service)


    -->The people who completed 10+2 with minimum of 60% can appear for NDA exam

    -->Which will be conducted twice every year

    -->If they qualify in NDA they call for an SSB interview

    -->The people who completed their graduation with minimum of 60%

    can appear for CDS exam


    -->If they qualify in CDS they call for an SSB interview

    the SSB interview are generally conducted for 5 days.



    ...BEST OF LUCK DEAR...

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    my dear friend
    if you want join in defence need to write NDA exam which is conducted by upsc twice in a year.so here if have 12/graduation is necessary to apply this job
    for more details please log in following website
    www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    Hi you can enter in defence as an officers rank mainly by appearing and them qualifying NDA(national defenceacademy),CDS (combine defense service) examsif you qualify in 10+2 with science stream with 60% marks in pcmyou can appear for NDA exam.if you have completed your graduation with minimum of 60% marks you can appear for CDS exam. BOTHexams conduct twice in every yearif u qualify written you will be acall for an SSB for 5 days which u have to qualify for ur final selection in defence .GOOD LUCK

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    Hello.,

    -->>Every one of citizen who completed graduation or 10+2 can join in defence by appearing for

    1)NDA (national defence academy)exam

    2)CDS(combined defecne service)

    the people who completed 10+2 with minimum of 60% can appear for NDA exam
    which will be conducted twice every year
    if they qualify in NDA they call for an SSB interview

    the people who completed their graduation with minimum of 60%
    can appear for CDS exam
    if they qualify in CDS they call for an SSB interview

    the SSB interview are generally conducted for 5 days



    ALL THE BEST DEAR....

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    Hello,

    -->Every one of the Citizen who completed graduation or 10+2 can join in defence by appearing for


    >>NDA (national defence academy)exam

    >>CDS(combined defecne service)


    -->The people who completed 10+2 with minimum of 60% can appear for NDA exam

    -->Which will be conducted twice every year

    -->If they qualify in NDA they call for an SSB interview

    -->The people who completed their graduation with minimum of 60%

    can appear for CDS exam


    -->If they qualify in CDS they call for an SSB interview

    the SSB interview are generally conducted for 5 days.

    Best of Luck...

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    every one of citizen who completed graduation or 10+2 can join in defence by appearing for
    1)NDA (national defence academy)exam
    2)CDS(combined defecne service)

    the people who completed 10+2 with minimum of 60% can appear for NDA exam
    which will be conducted twice every year
    if they qualify in NDA they call for an SSB interview

    the people who completed their graduation with minimum of 60%
    can appear for CDS exam
    if they qualify in CDS they call for an SSB interview

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    for the preparation of written test ,you should read the mechanics,

    math,physics that you have read in 1st year.

    Career in defense services is full of adventure and life.There you will get

    respect in the society as well as money and security of yourself and your belongings.

    So, go for it and enjoy the life.

    Physical fitness

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    Nice decision to join Defence, If you are Interested to save our country and Join Defence to Protect our Country then for this you have lots of Examinations. There are many ways to enter into Defence Services like :

    >> National Defence Academy (NDA)
    >> CDS (Combined Defence Services)
    >> Technical Entry Scheme
    >> University Entry Scheme
    >> Direct Entry Scheme
    >> AFCAT.

    So, You can apply for these examination according to your Eligibility Crietria.

    If you have completed your 12Th examination with Maths and Physics as a compulsory subjects then you are eligible to apply for NDA Examination and Join Navy and Air Force wings, If you have not study Maths and Physics as a compulsory subjects in your 12Th examination then you are only apply for Army wings of NDA.

    If you have scored minimum 70% Marks in your 12Th examination in Maths, Physics and Chemistry, then you are eligible to apply for Technical Entry Scheme (TES).

    To apply for NDA Examination your age should between 16.5 to 19 years, But for Technical Entry Scheme, your age should between 17 to 19.5 Years.

    If you have completed your Graduate degree course in B.sc or Engineering With Maths and Physics as a compulsory subjects then you are eligible to apply for CDS Examination for all these 4 Academy :

    >> Indian Military Academy (IMA)
    >> Officer Training Academy (OTA)
    >> Naval Academy
    >> Air Force Academy

    To apply for CDS Examination, your age should between 19 to 25 Years. No upper age relaxation is applicable for any candidates in Defence Services.

    If you have scored minimum 60% marks in your Graduation or Engineering course with Maths and Physics as a compulsory subjects, then you are eligible to apply for AFCAT Examination of Flying Branch, Technical Branch or Ground Duty Branch.

    So, You can Enter into Defence by all these entrance Examination and for more information check official website :





    http://upsc.gov.in

    http://careerairforce.nic.in



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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    Nice to see that to join defences course,you have a lots options and various entrance examination for defence service examination.There are many exams conducted for defences service India.I am list out the some of the examinations of defence services India and these course are very popular in now a days.

    Popular Defence Services :- NDA examination,CDS examination,10+2 examination,University examination,AFCAT examination,NCC Entry Scheme,Engineering examination and JAG examinations.
    You can apply for these examinations and every examination consist of there own eligibility criteria and there own requirements for examination.To apply for these examination,you must fulfill the following eligibility criteria :-

    If you have to passed intermediate(12th) examination,then you can apply for NDA examination and your age should be between 16.5 years and 19 years,Final year of 12th examination may also eligible to apply for NDA examination.NDA examination is conducted for admission to the Army,Navy,Air force wings.

    If you have to completed graduate degree(three year course) or Engineering(four year course),then you can apply for CDS examination and your age limits for CDS examination is 19 years and 25 years,Final year of degree course may also eligible to apply for CDS examination.CDS examination is conducted for admission to Army,Naval,Air force and Officer Training Academy course.

    If you want to join Air force examination,then you need to complete your degree(Three years course) or Engineering(four year course) from a recognized university or college and Those in the final year of degree course may also eligible to apply for AFCAT examination.AFCAT examination is conducted for Flying,Ground Duty,Technical examination.

    Recently AFCAT notification was released and it is available in the official website of Air force and employment news paper.

    Notification :- http://careerairforce.nic.in/applicaton_forms/AFCAT01-12/index.htm

    More details,Check out these links :-


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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    you can enter in defence as an officers rank mainly by appearing and them qualifying NDA(national defenceacademy),CDS (combine defense service) examsif you qualify in 10+2 with science stream with 60% marks in pcmyou can appear for NDA exam.
    if you have completed your graduation with minimum of 60% marks you can appear for CDS exam. BOTHexams conduct twice in every yearif u qualify written you will be acall for an SSB for 5 days which u have to qualify for ur final selection in defence..
    for the preparation of written test ,you should read the mechanics,
    math,physics that you have read in 1st year.
    Career in defense services is full of adventure and life.There you will get
    respect in the society as well as money and security of yourself and your belongings.
    So, go for it and enjoy the life.
    goodluck


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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    HEllo,
    IF you are 12th pass then you can enter defence via following;
    A)10 + 2 TECHNICAL ENTRY SCHEME
    Eligibility:
    Candidates with 10+2 qualification.
    SELECTION PROCEDURE:
    SSB interview followed by military and engineering training at IMA and the College of Military Engineering, Pune. Later initial six months military training is followed by Degree Engineering training of 4 years.
    You will be inducted as officers in technical Arms/Services.

    B)RECRUITMENT OF AIRMEN TO THE AIR FORCE

    10+ 2 pass outs are eligible
    Done through the Central Airmen Selection Board, located at the Air Force Station, New Delhi . There are 13 selection centers under this Board.


    C) NDA EXAMINATION
    Eligibility
    • 10+2 from recognized board.
    • Unmarried male candidates only
    • Age between 16 1/2 to 19 years
    • Nationality – Indian

    IF you are a graduate you can enter through CDS exam:
    A) CDS EXAMINATION
    Eligibility Criteria
    • For Indian Military Academy / Officers' Training Academy: Degree from a recognized university or equivalent
    • For Naval Academy: B.Sc. with Physics & Mathematics or Bachelor of Engineering
    • For Air Force Academy: Degree of a Recognized University with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level or Bachelor of Engineering
    Age Limit:
    For IMA 19-23 Years
    For Air Force Academy 19- 23 Years
    For Naval Academy 19- 22 Years
    For Officer’s Training Academy 19- 25 Years

    B) AFCAT (AIR FORCE COMMON ADMISSION TEST)
    ELIGIBILITY:
    Age Limit/ Educational Qualification:
    Flying Branch 19-23 Years
    Technical Branch 18-28 Years
    Ground Duty Branches (Graduates Degree) 20 to 23 Years
    Post Graduate /LLB (Five yrs integrated course) 20-25 Years
    LLB Three yrs course after Graduation 20-26
    M.Ed/PhD/CA/ICWA 20-27 yrs
    12 pass (with PCM subjects), Graduate/enng./Master degree, Indian Citizen, unmarried.

    C)
    UNIVERSITY ENTRY SCHEME
    Eligibility:
    Final/ Pre final year students of Engineering discipline.
    You will be inducted into the technical branches/services of the Army, as Commissioned Officers.


    D) SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION (TECHNICAL) ENTRY SCHEME

    Eligibility/ Educational Qualifications:
    Technical Graduates
    SELECTION PROCEDURE:
    SSB Interview followed medical tests and later by 10 months course at Officers Training Academy (OTA), Chennai.
    You will be inducted as Short Service Commissioned Officers in the technical branches of the Army after successful completion of training.

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    HEllo




    --->Every one of citizen who completed graduation or 10+2 can join in defence by appearing for

    1)NDA (national defence academy)exam

    2)CDS(combined defecne service)

    the people who completed 10+2 with minimum of 60% can appear for NDA exam
    which will be conducted twice every year
    if they qualify in NDA they call for an SSB interview

    the people who completed their graduation with minimum of 60%
    can appear for CDS exam
    if they qualify in CDS they call for an SSB interview

    the SSB interview are generally conducted for 5 days




    best of luck

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    Hello Dear.,


    -->Every one of the Citizen who completed graduation or 10+2 can join in defence by appearing for


    >>NDA (national defence academy)exam

    >>CDS(combined defecne service)


    -->The people who completed 10+2 with minimum of 60% can appear for NDA exam

    -->Which will be conducted twice every year

    -->If they qualify in NDA they call for an SSB interview

    -->The people who completed their graduation with minimum of 60%

    can appear for CDS exam


    -->If they qualify in CDS they call for an SSB interview

    the SSB interview are generally conducted for 5 days.



    ...BEST OF LUCK DEAR...

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    If you want to join Indian Air Force then required to clear PABT and it stands for Pilot Aptitude Batter Test.Under this aptitude test you will be trained as a pilot .After qualify this test you are eligible for further round examination that is Intelligence test and Discussion Test .After successfully completing this round you are eligible for document and age limit round.Eligibility criteria : 1) Your age limit should be in between19 to 23 years.Relaxation will be provided for Upper caste candidates.2) You must graduate in any discipline with minimum 60% marks in qualifying examination.3) You must not have any present backlogs.You required to fill complete application forms and to following address :Post Bag No. 001,Nirman Bhawan Post Office,New Delhi - 110 106

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    Procedure and Examination related query for Defence service exam in India :

    If you want to information or you have query related to Procedure and Examination for Defence Service Examination then I am here for providing information related to the Defence sector so,please listen carefully.

    If you appear or passed 10+2 examination then one to enter into defence service field that is National Defence Academy or say NDA.

    It is path of Enter in Army ,Navy and Air Force Field.If you gaining experience in this field you are eligible for all type of vacancies in this field.But I you want to join Combined Defence Service examination then after 12 th you should have have graduation degree in any stream.

    If you completed Bachelor degree in engineering field then you are successfully register for Technical Branch.Or through CDS EXAMINATION you are eligible for all four wings of Defence sector.

    If you are thinking to join Air Force Common Admission Test after graduation then surely you are eligible for Air Force Department.

    And Under Air Force department there are many category and under this category you have to choose only single branch out of three branches are following as :

    >>> Technical Branch : This branch specially for Mechanical engineering and Other engineering branch candidates except Aeronutical field candidates.

    >>> Ground Duty Branch : This branch is designed for Commerce graduate degree holders.

    >>> Air Flying Branch : For this branch Aeronautical field candidates are eligible and your age should be in between 19 to 25 years can join Air Flying branches.As well as you should have engineering degree in Aeronautical field with minimum 60% marks in aggregate subjects then you are eligible under this category.

    Through Combined Defence Service examination you can also apply for Officer Training Academy,Naval Academy,Air Force Academy but you should to satisfied Bachelor degree in any stream can apply for Defence Service examination in India.

    For more information related to Examination procedure so,please visit to the following website :


    http://www.careerairforce.nic.in/

    Regards
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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    You must be an indian and you can apply for upsc or cds or nda gtsc being conducted in month of april and august every year with atleast 60% in mpc and age should be 19 to 24 and good health and eye visible 6/6 and weight according to height and height should be 157.5 for male and 152 for female

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    Hello my dear friend..........

    There are two option for you to join indian forces
    1)n.d.a.
    2)c.d.s

    N.D.A.
    Nda.jpg
    This exam is held when you are in class 12 or class 12 pass out
    >>>age:16.5 to 19 yrs
    >>>75%marks in class 12(p.c.m.)

    eligibility for that is:
    NDA.pdf



    C.D.S
    321525_273182112692739_195391573805127_1252664_3074697_n.jpg
    This exam is held when you are graduated or in final year
    >>>age 19 to 25 yrs
    >>>60% marks in graduation

    eligibility for that is:
    cds_exam.pdf



    Best of luck ...............

    Happy to help you.......................

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

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    hi,

    i would like to know the exam dates and about the procedure how to apply for defence service exam in INDIA.
    i am much intrested in this could you let me know.
    HELLO DEAR,

    Dear if you want to join Indian defense services then dear it depends upon your educational qualification.
    >> After 12th you can apply for the NDA exam which is carried out by UPSC twice a year.

    National_Defence_Academy_Exams,_NDA_Entrance_Exams,_NDA_Eligibility,_NDA_Preparation,_NDA_Syllab.jpg

    Eligibilities for NDA after 12th:-

    >> Minimum qualification required is 12th from govt. recognized university.
    >> For NDA the candidate age must be in between 16.5 to 19 years.
    >> Only male candidates are allowed to apply after 12th.
    >> Minimum height required is 157cm.
    >> Candidate must be unmarried.
    >> Candidate must be Indian.
    >> Candidate must have 6/6 eye sight.

    For got selected in NDA dear you must have to crack the written exam which is based on the subjects >> Elementary math’s.>> General English.>>General knowledge.and dear this written exam carries 900 marks.

    >> After graduation you can apply for the CDS exam for which candidate age is between 19 to 25 years.
    >> Dear both male and female candidate are allowed to apply.

    9788186651674.jpg

    FOR MORE DETAILS VISIT THE GIVEN LINK WWW.UPSC.GOV.IN.

    GOOD LUCK,

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    hi,
    dear friend,
    for joining indian services their are many options available to you :
    1. direct entry : for those who want to indian defence as a low category rank means , havaldar,subedar, subedar major etc.
    2.by applying for the NDA exam : those students who passed class 12th and scored marks above 60% and whose age lie in between 16.5-19 yrs can give this exam , and also only unmarried male candidate apply for this exam.
    3. by applying for CDS exam: those student who have graduation degree in any stream can give this exam , regarding the age , the candidate age must lie in between 21-24 yrs.

    the 2nd & 3rd category is the entry for the officer category in different wings like indian army, indian air force, indian navy .

    for more updates regarding the exams read employment newspaper....

    so, all the best.............

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    Hi, you have two options:

    1)NDA (national defence academy)exam
    2)CDS(combined defecne service)

    the people who completed 10+2 with minimum of 60% can appear for NDA exam
    which will be conducted twice every year
    if they qualify in NDA they call for an SSB interview

    for CDS exam
    if they qualify in CDS they call for an SSB interview

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    DEAR FRIEND..

    There are two best way to apply for defence service exam
    1-NDA(National Defence Services)
    2-CDS(Combined Defence Services)

    Both exams are conducted by UPSC.

    ELLIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR NDA

    1-You should complete the 12th in physics,maths stream.


    2- You should be physically and mentally fit


    3- You should be the citizen of India.


    4- Your age should be between 16.5 to 19.



    ELLIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR CDS

    1-You should complete graduation in any stream.


    2- You should score 55% mark.


    3- You should be the citizen of India.


    4- Your age should be in between 19 to 22 years for Navy,19 to 23 years
    for Air Force,19 to 24 years for Army.


    5- You should be physically and mentaly fit.

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    Re: Exam and procedure to apply for defence service exam in India?

    The exam for which you can apply are NDA exam and CDS exam.
    After 12th you can apply for NDA exam.
    It is conducted by UPSC.
    For this,only male and unmarried candidates are eligible.
    You can apply for it either online through website or offline through filling of forms.

    After graduation, you can apply for CDS exam.
    It is also conducted by UPSC.
    For this,both male and female but unmarried candidates are eligible.
    You can apply for it either online or offline.

    Through these two exams you will be recruited in defence in India.

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