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    Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    This is Priyanka..May i know what are the qualifications needed to join in and when will be the entrance exam. Please specify the details completely.

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    Ashirwad is offline Senior Member Ashirwad is on a distinguished road
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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    you can join defence either on 12th basis or graduation basis
    for 12th basis your subject must be
    ****physics
    ****Chemistry
    ****Math
    and at least 60%(agr)
    on graduation basis you can go through
    CDS(Combined defence service) exam
    AFCAT(Air force common admission test)
    UES(University entry scheme)
    here also your % must me at least 60%(agr)

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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    Dear,you can join defence either on 12th basis or graduation basis
    for 12th basis your subject must be
    physics
    Chemistry
    Math
    and at least 60%(agr)
    on graduation basis you can go through
    CDS(Combined defence service) exam
    AFCAT(Air force common admission test)
    UES(University entry scheme)
    here also your % must me at least 60%(agr)

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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    My dear
    Qualifications Required to join in Defence: The following are the minimum Qualifications required to join in Defence
    1.You are the citizen of India
    2.You should have minimum completed 10+2
    3.Your age is between 16.5-19 years
    4.Your height must 152 cms
    5.Your weight need correlated to height
    So if you have completed 10+2 should have given NDA Exam
    if you have completed graduation should have given CDS Entrance examination
    Good Luck

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    An Individual Can Join Defense After 12th And Also After Graduation i.e B-Tech , B.E. or Bsc . After 12th You Can Appear In The NDA Exam . After Graduation You Can Appear In The CDS Exam , AFCAT Exam and Through Direct SSB You Can Join Defense Sector . The Latest CDS Exam Is Going To Be Held on 12th February .The AFCAT Exam Notification Will Be Published In The Month Of December, 2011 .Direct SSB Advertisements Are Published In The Month Of September/October.You Can Visit These Sites For Details - ' www.upsc.gov.in ' , ' www.upscexam.com' , ' www.careerairforce.nic.in ' , ' www.joinindianarmy.nic.in ' .

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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    Hai Friend.......






    No your not eligible for both the CDS as well we NDA examination .

    NDA stands for national defence academy . NDA examination is conducted by the upsc union public service commission of india .




    .....GOOD LUCK...........

    Eligibility Criteria for NDA Examination :

    you interested in army academy , then You should be qualified for 12th in any stream from recognized university . your interested in navy or airforce academy then you should be qualified for 12th in science stream from recognized university . your age should be 16 1/2 years to 19 years . you should also satisfy the physical standard like eyesight , weight , height etc.......

    Eligibility Criteria for CDS Examination :

    >> your interested in army academy then you should be qualified for bachelor degree in any stream from recognized university . your age should be 19 years to 24 years .

    >> your interested in navy academy then you should be qualified for bachelor in science stream from recognized university . your age should be 19 years to 22 years .

    >> your interested in airforce academy then you should be qualified for bachelor degree in science stream or bachelor in engineering from recognized university . your age should be 19 years to 23 years .

    >> your interested in officer training academy then you should be qualified for bachelor degree in any stream from recognized university . your age should be 19 years to 25 years .

    you should also physically as well mentally fit for the CDS training academy like, weight , height , eyesight etc.... you should be free from diseases .

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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    Hi friend,

    you can join defence either on 12th basis or graduation basis
    for 12th basis your subject must be
    physics
    Chemistry
    Math
    and at least 60%(agr)
    on graduation basis you can go through
    CDS(Combined defence service) exam
    AFCAT(Air force common admission test)
    UES(University entry scheme)
    here also your % must me at least 60%(agr)

    Regards

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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    you can join defence either on 12th basis or graduation basis
    for 12th basis your subject must be
    physics
    Chemistry
    Math
    and at least 60%(agr)
    on graduation basis you can go through
    CDS(Combined defence service) exam
    AFCAT(Air force common admission test)
    UES(University entry scheme)
    here also your % must me at least 60%(agr)

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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    Hello Dear...,





    --->>> You can apply in Indian Army, Indian Air Force and Indian Navy through these ways:-

    1) UES Entry:- for this entry only final year btech candidates can apply.

    2) CDS Entry:- this exam is conducted by UPSC twice a year one can appear after graduation course and it is combined level exam for all the three defence forces.

    3) TES Entry:- this is technical entry scheme only B-Tech candidates can apply for it.

    4) GDOC Entry:- this entry scheme is for admin department in Indian Airforce for all graduates

    5) Flying Entry:- this is for flying pilots. one can apply directly for it after graduation if
    having a height of 162.5 cm.

    --->> Age limits:

    For Indian Military academy:

    Only male unmarried candidates with 19-24 years of age are eligible.

    For Naval academy:

    Only male unmarried candidates with 19-22 years of age are eligible.

    For Air force academy:

    Only male unmarried candidates with 19-23 years of age are eligible.

    For Officer's training academy:

    Unmarried or married male candidates with 19-25 years of age are eligible.

    Education Qualification:

    For Military and Officers training academy:

    A degree from a recognized university is needed.

    For Indian Naval Academy:

    A degree in the field of engineering is needed.

    For Air force academy:

    A degree from a recognized university with physics and maths at 10 and 12 level or a B.E degree is needed.





    .......BEST OF LUCK......

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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    Qualifications Required to join in Defence: The following are the minimum Qualifications required to join in Defence

    1.You are the citizen of India

    2.You should have minimum completed 10+2

    3.Your age is between 16.5-19 years

    4.Your height must 152 cms

    5.Your weight need correlated to height

    So if you have completed 10+2 should have given NDA Exam

    if you have completed graduation should have given CDS Entrance examination

    Good Luck

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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    FRIEND,



    Yes friend you can Join NDA after passing the 12th class with commerce but you have to prepare for the NDA exam because it involves Mathematics and Physics and some chemistry.

    But you can Join Only in the Branch INDIAN ARMY and you cannot join INDIAN AIR FORCE and INDIAN NAVY.

    To apply for the INDIAN AIR FORCE and INDIAN NAVY you would have taken SCIENCE STREAM with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.

    THE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR THE NDA EXAM IS:

    1)You should be a citizen of INDIA.

    2)You should have done your 12th class from a recognized board.

    3)A student appearing for the 12th class exams is also eligible to appear for the exams.

    4)Your age should be between 16.5 years to 19 years.

    5)You should be physically fit.

    6)You must be a male and unmarried candidate.

    7)Those who had taken Physics & Mathematics in Class 12th can apply for navy and air force.

    ->You can apply for the exam on the official website called www.upsconline.nic.in and

    ->You have to submit a fee of Rs 25 for the Application form online.

    THE SCHEME OF EXAMINATION:

    1)GENERAL ABILITY which includes the English and General knowledge.
    2)MATHEMATICS

    There are two papers conducted PAPER 1 and PAPER 2.

    Coaching Centers for NDA Examination

    * A.C. Vidyasagar Classes
    * Akshardham the Competitive Exams Academy
    * Baalnoi Academy
    * Bolster Academea
    * C.M.I.
    * Cavalier India
    * Cavalier pvt Ltd.
    * Impact Coaching & Educational Services Pvt. Ltd.
    * New Careers Academy
    * O.P.Singh’s IAS Academy
    * Olive Greens
    * Tara Institute
    * Test Bag Academy
    * Disha Academy

    For more information contact the website www.upsc.gov.in

    GOOD LUCK.



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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    Dear

    If you have completed +2 or graduation with 60% mark you can join in defence sector by appearing the NDA or CDS exams respectively.

    The age limit to appear for this exams are;

    16 1/2 for NDA candidates and 19 to 23 for CDS candidates to join in the air force. And 19 to 24 for navy and 19 to 25 for army.

    If you have taken maths and physics for your +2, you can join in the air force or in the navy.

    Thank you dear.

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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    hi,

    in most of the entries you have to be...

    science graduate

    10+2 with PCM

    10+2 WITH MATHS

    GRADUATION WITHOUT SCIENCES

    BSC
    BCOM
    BARCH
    BPHARMA


    ENGINEERS(any branch)
    BE
    BTECH


    FOR ENGINEERS YOU HAVE TO ATTAIN 60 % OF MARKS.

    YOU MUST BE PHYSICALLY FIT

    WITHOUT KNOCK KNEES
    FOR MORE MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS.......http://WWW.careerairforce.nic.in

    best of luck

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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    Dear
    here are your options:

    AFCAT(MEN and Women)
    Age :- Your age should be 20 to 27 Years
    Educational qualification : You should be Engineering in notified Discipline from a recognized university.

    NCC entry For Women:
    Your age should be between 19 to 25 years
    Educational qualification : You must be Graduate in any Discipline with 50% marks and 2 years Service in N.C.C Senior Div Army with Minimum 'B' grade in 'C' Certificate Exam.

    CDSE
    This exam will held twice in a year which is conducted by U.P.S.C (Union Public Service Commission). You can join Indian army through the O.T.A (Officer training academy). for female entry.
    Age : Your age should be 19 to 25 years.
    Educational qualification :you should be graduate form a recognized university.

    Regards

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    yes,
    you can join defence either on 12th basis or graduation basis

    for 12th basis your subject must be
    --physics
    --Chemistry
    --Math

    and at least 60%
    on graduation basis you can go through
    CDS(Combined defence service) exam
    AFCAT(Air force common admission test)
    UES(University entry scheme)
    here also your % must be at least 60%

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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    FRIEND,



    Yes friend you can Join NDA after passing the 12th class with commerce but you have to prepare for the NDA exam because it involves Mathematics and Physics and some chemistry.

    But you can Join Only in the Branch INDIAN ARMY and you cannot join INDIAN AIR FORCE and INDIAN NAVY.

    To apply for the INDIAN AIR FORCE and INDIAN NAVY you would have taken SCIENCE STREAM with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.

    THE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR THE NDA EXAM IS:

    1)You should be a citizen of INDIA.

    2)You should have done your 12th class from a recognized board.

    3)A student appearing for the 12th class exams is also eligible to appear for the exams.

    4)Your age should be between 16.5 years to 19 years.

    5)You should be physically fit.

    6)You must be a male and unmarried candidate.

    7)Those who had taken Physics & Mathematics in Class 12th can apply for navy and air force.

    ->You can apply for the exam on the official website called www.upsconline.nic.in and

    ->You have to submit a fee of Rs 25 for the Application form online.

    THE SCHEME OF EXAMINATION:

    1)GENERAL ABILITY which includes the English and General knowledge.
    2)MATHEMATICS

    There are two papers conducted PAPER 1 and PAPER 2.

    Coaching Centers for NDA Examination

    * A.C. Vidyasagar Classes
    * Akshardham the Competitive Exams Academy
    * Baalnoi Academy
    * Bolster Academea
    * C.M.I.
    * Cavalier India
    * Cavalier pvt Ltd.
    * Impact Coaching & Educational Services Pvt. Ltd.
    * New Careers Academy
    * O.P.Singh’s IAS Academy
    * Olive Greens
    * Tara Institute
    * Test Bag Academy
    * Disha Academy

    For more information contact the website www.upsc.gov.in

    GOOD LUCK.





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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    Hi,
    If you go in defence at an Officer rank then your minimum Qualification Graduation . Then you apply for various exam like as :
    1. CDS exam : It is combined defence service exam which conducted by union public service commission . It is non-technical line . In this exam you apply for Army , Air force , Navy .
    2. AFCAT exam : Air force common admission test exam which conducted by Indian air force .
    3. SSC army : It is Sort service commission exam for army . It is technical line .
    4. TGS : It is Technical graduate scheme . It is also technical line .
    5. SSC navy : It is sort service commission exam which conducted by Indian Navy . It exam conducted at various post or ranks .

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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    Dear Priyanka,

    Girls are allowed to Join Defence Services i.e ARMY--//--NAVY--//--AIR FORCE Only after completing Graduation.After 12th Girls are not allowed to appear for NDA (National Defence Academy) as only unmarried males are eligible.

    After Graduation you can apply in CDS (Combined Defence Service Exam) Which is conducted twice a year by UPSC(Union Public Service Commission).

    In CDS(Combined Defence Service ) Exam you have to appear for OTA(Officers Training Academy) Section which is meant for Women's & Men's Both.
    Details Regarding OTA Is mentioned below:

    You should be a Graduate in any disciple from a Recognized University & your age should not be more than 25 years & must not be less than 19 Years.
    Selection Procedure in CDS Comprises of Written Exam followed by SSB Interview & Finally Medical & Fitness Test.

    Exam Pattern comprises of 2 Section of 200 Marks Each i.e 1.English & 2.General Knowledge .Duration of Exam is 2 Hours for each Section contains 120 Questions.

    For Air force You can Apply in through AFCAT(Air force Common Admission Test) which is also conducted twice by AIR FORCE in one Academic Year.
    Through AFCAT You can apply in through 3 Departments i.e 1.Technical 2.Flying 3.Ground Duty.

    For Navy you can apply in various schemes i.e ATC,Observer,UES,Education,Logistics & Law.

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    Best Luck!!!!

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    Re: Qualifications needed to join in Defence sector? When will be the entrance exam?

    hello
    from 10+2 on words can join in defece services*
    if you completed you 10+2 can attend the N.D.A test to *join in services*
    if your graduated your eligible to C.D.S ,A.F.C.A.T,U.E.S,and S.S.C

    QUALIFICATION;
    you should get 60% in studies*
    the age limit for N.D.A Is below or 19 years
    age limit for graduations is below or 24 years
    nationality is Indian and unmarried state
    *GOOD LUCK*

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