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    What are the details of CDS exam?

    can you tell me the cds exam details? I just wanted to know cds exam details

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    Hi dear Its good that you are interested in defence services. Cds is Combined defence services.CDS exams are conducted twice in a year and application form for the same is availible in the month of February and November.You can get the notification for these exams in the months of June and October .Patterens for CDS exams is as follows:For Indian Naval Acadmey/Indian Military Acadmey/Indian Airforce Acadmey:1. English=100 marks2.General knowledge=100 marks3. Elementary Mathematics=100 marksFor Officer Training Acadmey(OTA):1. English=100 marks2. General knowledge= 100 marksAge limit for various wings of indian defence services is :1. Indian Airforce:19-23 years2. Indian Navy:19-22 years3. Indian Military Acadmey:19-24 years4.Officers Training Acadmey:19-25 yearsFor more info about cds exams you can visit UPSC websites "WWW.UPSC.NIC.IN"

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    CDSE stands for Combined Defense Service Examination.

    The minimum eligibility for CDSE is you must complete the graduation.

    And the age is 19-23 years.

    If you fulfill those conditions you can go for CDS examination.

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    When a candidate fail's to join in indian army/air force/navy through n.d.a of upsc then the way to absorb in defence sector is cdse(combined defence service exacemination)through which can get employment in army sector.cdse is conducted by upsc twice in a year.

    1.there are cdse for air force/naval/army, a graduate or a final year candidate from recognized university in any discipline can write cdse,
    2.age limit is 19 years to 25 years.
    3.candidates' citizenship must be from india.

    After the completion of written/physical/medical/pi test a candidate can get job in defence sector.

    Thank you,

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    Hello


    CDS Means COMBINED DEFENCE SERVICE
    This CDS Exam is Conducting by The Union Public Service Commission Two Times in a Every year.For This CDS Exam The following are The Details.

    Why for The CDS:
    CDS Is Conducting for The recruit The Candidates For......
    Indian Army
    Indian Navy
    Indian Air Force

    For This CDS Exam The Following are The Eligibility Details
    Eligibility Details for The CDS Exam:
    Eligibility Details for The CDS Exam.
    Citizen: Indian
    Sex: Males and Females.
    Educational Qualifications:Any Graduation.
    Martial Status: Unmarried.
    Age:19-25 Years

    Syllabus for The CDS Exam:
    The following are The Syllabus for The CDS Exam.
    General Knowledge
    General English
    Elementary Maths.
    These are The Details


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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    COMBINED DEFENCE SERVICE
    ======================


    This is an exam which will conducts by UPSC (Union Public service commission ) to join in Defence services

    Qualification Needed for the Exam : - Graduation , from any Descipline university

    Age Requirement : -

    1. For NAVY , Age should be between 19-22 years only

    2. For ARMY , Age should be between 19-24 years only

    3. For AIRFORCE , Age should be between 19-23 years only


    Nationality : - Indian


    The exam will helds two times in every year

    CDS-1 and

    CDS-2



    Selection process : -
    -------------------------

    1) Written exam

    2) Interview

    3) Medical test




    Exam Syllabus : -
    -----------------------

    1) General knowledge - 100 marks

    2) General english - 100 marks

    3) Elementary maths - 100 marks

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    can you tell me the cds exam details? I just wanted to know cds exam details

    Details of CDS Exam



    CDS stands for Combined Defence Service. CDS Exam is organized by UPSC twice in a year namely as CDSI & CDSII.

    UPSC stands for Union Public Service Commission of India. UPSC conducted CDS exam to recruit candidate Into

    following defence wings as listed below...

    IMA~Indian Military Academy
    INA~Indian Naval Academy
    AFA~Air Force Academy
    OTA~Officer Training Academy.


    Eligibility criteria for IMA:-

    candidate should be Graduate in any stream from recognized college.

    Candidate appearing in the final year are also eligible to apply for CDS.

    Candidate's age should be in between 19 to 24 years.

    Candidate must have an Indian citizenship.

    Candidate should be unmarried & Male.



    Eligibility criteria for INA:-

    candidate should be Graduate in Engineering stream from recognized college.

    Candidate appearing in the final year are also eligible to apply for CDS.

    Candidate's age should be in between 19 to 22 years.

    Candidate must have an Indian citizenship.

    Candidate should be unmarried & Male.



    Eligibility criteria for AFA:-

    candidate should be Graduate in Engineering stream from recognized college.

    Candidate appearing in the final year are also eligible to apply for CDS.

    Candidate's age should be in between 19 to 23 years.

    Candidate must have an Indian citizenship.

    Candidate should be unmarried & Male.


    Eligibility criteria for OTA:-

    candidate should be Graduate in any stream from recognized college.

    Candidate appearing in the final year are also eligible to apply for CDS.

    Candidate's age should be in between 19 to 25 years.

    Candidate must have an Indian citizenship.

    Candidate should be female.


    CDS Exam has three stages:

    • Written Exam
    • SSB Interview
    • Medical Test








    For more detail regarding CDS Exam visit UPSC official website:



    http://upsc.gov.in

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    Hi Friend.........

    CDS stands for Combined Defence Service

    This Examination is conducted by Union Public Service Commission

    CDS have total 4 Wings

    ** Indian Military Academy

    ** Indian Naval Academy

    ** Indian Air Force Academy

    ** Officers Training Academy

    Required Eligibility Criteria for CDS Examination

    >> Candidates must have a bachelor of degree from any recognized university

    >> Candidates age should between 19 years to 25 years

    >> Candidates should be a citizen of India

    all the best............

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    CDS is common defence Services exam.

    - The CDS is conducted by UPSC twice every year.

    - The exam is for recruiting officers in Defence of India.

    - The exam is for 4 wings(With age limit):

    1. Airforce: 19-23 years.

    2. Navy of India: 19-22 years.

    3. Indian Army: 19-24 years.

    4. OTA: 19-25 years.

    - Candidate should be any graduate for IA and OTA and for AF and IN should be PCM graduate.

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    Hi

    CDS Exam = Combined Defence Service Exam

    Eligibility for CDS Exam

    1) Should be graduate.
    2) Should be unmarried.
    3) Apply male & femal

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    Hi friend,

    cds-combined defense services

    CDS.jpg


    CDS-2.jpg


    cds exam is conducted by upsc

    upsc-union public service commission

    it is conducted yearly 2 times.

    Minimum age is 19 years

    maximum age is 25 years

    marital status:unmarried

    the official website required is

    www.upsc.nic.in

    the things you should prepare is

    general knowledge

    general english

    elementary maths


    wishing you a bright future
    regards srilekha

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    hello friend
    CDS was the exam conducted by UPSC twice in a calendar year.
    CDS-1 in august and CDS-2 in February.
    for CDS the applicant must have a degree from the recognised university in any discipline.
    and the age limit is 19-22.
    The exam pattern is it contains 3 papers English, Elementary mathematics, and general awareness.
    Each paper carries 100 marks and the time duration is 2 hours.

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    Hi, I am straight away giving you the eligibility criteria, syllabus and selection procedure followed in CDS:

    Eligibility Details for The CDS Exam:
    1.Citizenship: Indian
    2.Sex: Males and Females both are eligible.
    3.Educational Qualifications: Graduation in any discipline.
    4.Marital Status: Unmarried.
    5.Age:19-25 Years

    Syllabus:

    1.General Knowledge
    2.General English
    3.Elementary Maths.

    Selection process :

    1. Written exam

    2. Interview

    3. Medical test


    All the best

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    CDSE: Combined Defense Service Exam.......

    UPSC will hold teh CDSE exam every year.

    The minimum eligibility for CDSE is you must complete the Graduation from any recognized university.

    And your age should in between 19-25 years...

    There will be the number of exams in CDSE like

    IMA

    OTA

    Airforce Academy

    Navel academy.



    So after graduation you can go for CDSE exam.........

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    Hi....

    CDS was the exam conducted by UPSC twice in a calender yrs.
    CDS-1 in august and CDS-2 in febuary.
    For CDS the applicant must have a dgeree from the recognsised university in any discipline.
    and the age limit is 19-22.

    The exam pattern is it contains 3 papers english,elementary mathemtics,ahd generla awerness.
    Each paper carries 100 marks and the time duration is 2 hours....

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    Hello

    CDSE-Combined Defense Civil Services as the name suggests it is a combined entrance exam for joining all the three wings of Indian defense.But the very important criteria for applying in the CDSE that you must be graduate,under graduate candidates are not applicable for CDSE.

    The different details of CDSE is follows;

    The CDSE hold the key to entry in to four different branches of defense.

    ~IMA-Indian Military Academy.
    The education qualification is graduation from any stream.
    Age limit-19 to 24 years.
    Only unmarried male candidates are applicable.
    This academy is for entry in the army.

    ~OTA-Officers Training Academy.
    The educational qualification is same as IMA.
    Age limit-19 to 25 years.
    Both unmarried male and female are applicable.
    This academy is also for entry in to army.

    ~NA-Naval Academy.
    The education qualification is B.SC(physics and maths) or B.E degree.
    The age limit-19 to 22 years.
    Only Unmarried male candidate are applicable.
    This academy is for entry in to navy.

    ~AFA-Air Force Academy.
    The educational qualification is graduation from any stream but must have physics and maths in 10+2 or B.E degree.
    The age limit-19 to 23 years.
    Only male candidates are applicable.
    This academy is a entry in to the air force.

    The CDSE exam is conducted twice in a year by UPSC.

    The notifications are generally released in the month of June and October in the employment news paper and in the daily leading newspaper.

    For more information visit the websites of UPSC(There you will get the previous year question paper of CDSE and many other information)

    www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    Friend,Every detail information about CDS Examination is mentioned below:-- Held twice in a year-- Application form available in November and February-- CDS Examination is held to make recruitment in following: * Indian Military Academy * Officer Training Academy * Airforce Academy * Naval Academy-- Educational Qualification: * Degree in any discipline for IMA and OTA * Any engineering degree for airforce academy and navy academy -- 19-24 years of age limit for Indian Military Academy-- 19-23 years of age limit for Airforce academy-- 19-22 years of age limit for Naval academy-- Selection process followed in CDS Examination: * Written Examination * SSB Interview * Medical TestWISH YOUR BRIGHT FUTURE

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    Hello friend,
    CDS stands for combined defence services exam which is held twice a year.The notification for this entry are out in the month of april and september every year.
    Eligibility criteria for CDS exam-
    Educatinal qualification-graduate with a aggregate of 50% from a recogonized university.
    Age-19 to 24 years.
    The written exam is followed by a ssb and on clearing both the exams you are sent to IMA for training.
    GOOD LUCK......

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    Hello Dear Dude


    C.D.S --- COMBINED DEFENSE SERVICES

    Through CDS exam you can apply for

    Navy

    Army

    Air force ....etc.,


    You must have a Minimum qualification of Degree from a Recognized university

    The minimum age must be 21 years

    Maximum age is allowed up to 30 years

    You must be an INDIAN CITITZEN




    GOOD LUCK

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    HELLO MY DEAR FRIEND.....
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    THE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR C.D.S. ARE:
    1.INDIAN CITIZENSHIP
    2.EYESIGHT 6/6
    3.65% MARKS IN GRADUATION
    4.NO PHYSICAL DISABILITY
    5.MALE ONLY
    6.UNMARRIED
    7.HEIGHT 160 cm.
    8.NO MEDICAL PROBLEM


    FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE REFER THIS FILE:


    BEST OF LUCK MY DEAR FRIEND.....
    HAPPY TO HELP YOU.................

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    Eligibility to do registration for CDS

    1.Minimum a graduate or a final year candidate from a recognized university in any discipline can write CDS examination to join in Indian Defence.

    2.CDS(combined defence services)examination conducted by UPSC twice in a year.

    3.The age must be within 19 years to 25 years.

    4.Must be the Indian unmarried citizen.mALE /MALE BOTH CAN WRITE CDSE.

    To clear the CDS you are to qualify written/physical/medical test after that you are to attend for SSB training where you will be eligible to get offcr's ob in defence.

    To know more please visit http://www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    Dear aspirant, CDS stands for COMBINED DEFENCE SERVICES, this exam is conducted by UPSC every year 2 times, notification for the same always published in employment news and official site www.upsc.gov.in. It is conducted to recruit individuals for INDIAN ARMY, AIR FORCE AND NAVY for officers position. Qualification:: graduate in any discipline(indian army) graduate in engineering, physics and maths(air force and navy). For OTA 19 to 25 years. For IMA 19 to 24 years. For air force academy 19 to 23 years. For naval academy 19 to 22 years. Objective type written exam followed by an ssb interview and medical examination for final selection. For more log on to www.upsc.gov.in. Thank you Have a great future ahead.

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    friend cds is combined defence services.CDS EXAM IS CONDUCTED TWICE A YEAR.
    1.u need to have a graduation degree for this exam.final year student can also apply for this.
    2.there are four option for you after clearing cds exam .a)army,b)navy,c)airforce,d)ota i.e officer training academy.
    3.for cds exam u need to clear following subjects.
    a)english -100 marks
    b)maths-100 marks
    c)general knowledge-100 marks
    4.age limit -19-23 years.

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?

    Dear friend...

    CDS stands for Combined Defence Service

    this exam is held under UPSC....

    1. Tentative Schedule:

    Notification of exam: August and March
    Conduct of Exam: February and August

    2. Age limit:

    For IMA: 19-24 years
    For NA: 19-22 years
    For AFA: 19-23 years
    For OTA: 19-25 years

    3. EXAM:

    For IMA, NA, AFA:

    English: 100 marks
    General Knowledge: 100 marks
    Elementary Mathematics: 100 marks

    Total: 300 marks

    For OTA:

    English: 100 marks
    General Knowledge: 100 marks

    Total: 200 marks

    HERE, IMA: Indian Military Academy
    NA: Naval Academy
    AFA: Air Force Academy
    OTA: Officers' Training Academy

    hope this will help you

    For more information I attached one pdf file...

    All the best
    Attached Files

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    Re: What are the details of CDS exam?
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    Hi friend,
    Hope you are in good health and good state of mind!
    It's always a treat and fun to answer your queries.
    I also appreciate the confidence that you have shown in us!


    Let me tell you something what CDS is all about.

    CDS Entrance stands for Combined Defense Services Examination.
    The entrance exam is conducted by Union Public Service Commission for recruitment to the Indian Military Academy, Officers Training Academy, Naval Academy and Air Force Academy.
    CDS Exam is usually conducted in February and September every year.


    CDS Entrance 2013 Eligiblity:-

    The age limit for UPSC CDS (September) 2013 examination is between 17 to 22 years.


    * Eligibility Criteria for Indian Military Academy and Officer's Training Academy: The Student should be a
    graduate from a recognized university or its equivalent can apply for this exam.


    * Eligibility Criteria for Naval Academy: The Students should be a science graduate B.Sc with physics and
    mathematics or a B.E graduate can apply.


    * Eligibility Criteria for Air Force Academy: The Student should be a graduate from a recognized university
    with physics and mathematics at 10 +2 level or should be an engineering graduate.


    * The Students who are at their final year are also eligible to apply and they need to submit the proof of
    passing the degree examination by the specified dates.


    I hope I have answered all your doubts.
    It was a pleasure answering your queries.
    Hope that you'll come up with some more challenging queries!
    Till then,take care.
    Bye!




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