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    Terms and conditions for admission in OTA?

    what are the terms and conditions required to get addmission in OTA Chennai?

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    Re: Terms and conditions for admission in OTA?

    Hello,

    O.T.A stands for Officer Training Academy. This exam /post is conducted by U.P.S.C (Union Public Service Commission).
    If you join O.T.A then, you have to passed the C.D.S Examination. There are also another way to entry in Officer raining Academy which are

    => Direct Entry
    => Graduate
    => University Entry Scheme

    Direct Entry :
    Education qualification : you must have to complete your Graduation or equivalent in any discipline from recognized university.
    Age : your age should between 19 to 24 years.
    Mode of selection : This entry would be apply through the Combined Defense service(C.D.S) Exam through U.P.S.C

    Graduate :
    Education qualification : you must have to complete your Engineering or equivalent in an given notified discipline from recognized university.
    Age : your age should between 20 to 27 years.
    Mode of selection : This entry would be apply through the Direct S.S.B interview.

    University Entry Scheme :
    Education qualification : you must have to complete your Engineering or equivalent in an given notified discipline from recognized university.
    Age : your age should between 19 to 25 years for men and 18 to 24 for women.
    Mode of selection : This entry would be apply through the campus S.S.B interview.


    If you want more information then please visit the official website of Indian Army.

    Best of Luck..

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    Re: Terms and conditions for admission in OTA?

    OTS stands for officer training academy which is located in PUNE.It is one of the oldest traning academy of indian army.Any candidate can join OTA through various exams but the best one is CDSE exam .

    CDS stands for combine defence service exam which is organized by Union Public of Service commission two times in ayear to select candidates for all the wings of armed forces.

    This exam will be commence in sep and feb every year.You can apply for exam when the notification will released in employment news and on official website of UPSC:

    www.upsc.gov.in

    The candidates should have degree in any discipline to apply for OTA.The age limit for OTA is 19-25 years at the time of course commencement.Both males and females candidates are eligible to apply for OFFICER TRAINING ACADEMY>

    The written exam for OTA candidates will consist of two papers.the first paper will be off general knowledge and other ENGLISH.There is no need to give mathematics exam for OTA students.

    The selected candidates will be called for SSB interview at the various centres of indian army for five days where theyw ill be tested by 3 officers of indian army:

    GROUP TESTING OFFICER

    PSHYCHLOGIST

    INTERVIEWING OFFICER

    After recommended from SSB candidates will have to clear the medical exam and all india merit list made by UPSC.This list is basically made up of total amrks scored by candidates in all the above phases of selection.

    The candidate will be going for TRAINING in OTA for 49 weeks after which he/she will be commissioned as officer in short service commission of indian army.

    THANK YOU

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    Re: Terms and conditions for admission in OTA?

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    what are the terms and conditions required to get addmission in OTA Chennai?
    Hey friend,

    The condition for joining in OTA ( Officer Training Academy) is that you need to write the entrance exam which is the CDS Exam

    CDS - Combined Defence Academy

    This exam is conducted for candidates to join Officer Training Academy and you can write this exam on the condition that you need to satisfy the framed criteria needed for the exam.

    Qualification Needed:

    >> The candidate appearing must be a citizen of India

    >> The Martial status needed for the exam is Unmarried male acndidate

    >> Age Limit needed for the CDS Exam is that you need to have 16 1/2-19 years

    >> Education qualification needed for the exam for joining in Officer Training Academy is that you must have completed a degree from a recognized university with a fair percentage and it can be in any discipline.

    >> The candidate need to be physically fit while appearing for the CDS Exam as it is important



    Pattern For Exam:




    For more information regarding the CDS Exam check at the official site of UPSC at www.upsc.gov.in

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