UPSC CDS 2019 | UPSC Combined Defence Services CDS (I) 2019 Examination

UPSC CDS 2019 |Combined Defence Services CSS (I) 2019 Examination:

Start of Online Application: 31 October 2018

Last Date to Apply Online: 26 November 2018 11.59 pm

Total Posts: 417

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released official notification for Combined Defence Services CDS (I) 2019 examination to be held on 3rd February 2019 for admission to Indian Military Academy, Naval Academy and Air force Academy and Officers Training Academy, Chennai for the courses (Men and Women).

1. Indian Military Academy, Dehradun 

Total Posts: 100

Age Limits, Sex, and Marital Status : Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd January, 1996 and not later than 1st January 2001 only are eligible.

Educational Qualification: Degree of a recognized university or equivalent. 

2. Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala

Total Posts: 45

Age Limits, Sex, and Marital Status : Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd January, 1996 and not later than 1st January 2001 only are eligible.

Educational Qualification:B.Sc. (with Physics & Mathematics ) or Bachelor of Engineering.

3. Air Force Academy, Hyderabad

Total Posts: 32

Age Limits, Sex, and Marital Status : Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd January, 1996 and not later than 1st January 2001 only are eligible.

Educational Qualification: Degree of a recognized university (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering

4. Officers Training Academy , Chennai (Men)

Total Posts: 225

Age Limits, Sex, and Marital Status : Male candidates (Unmarried or Married) born not earlier than 2nd January, 1995 and not later than 1st January 2001 only are eligible.

Educational Qualification: Degree of a recognized university or equivalent.

5. Officers Training Academy, Chennai (Women)

Total Posts: 15

Age Limits, Sex, and Marital Status : Unmarried Women, issue less widows who have not remarried, and issue less divorcees (in possession of divorcee documents) who have not remarried are eligible. They should have been not earlier than 2nd January, 1995 and not later than 1st January, 2001.

Educational Qualification: Degree of a recognized university or equivalent.

Please Note: Candidates who are studying in final year Degree Course and yet to pass final year degree examination or equivalent examination can also apply for the Examination, but they will be required to submit proof of passing the Degree Examination or equivalent examination by the specified dates.

How to Apply

Things to Know Before Applying Online

  • Application Fee: Rs. 200/- (SC/ST/Women candidates are exempted from fee payment)
  • Payment Mode: Cash Deposit/Online/Net Banking/Debit Card/Credit Card
  • Start of Online Application: 31 October 2018
  • Last Date to Apply Online: 26 November 2018

Steps to Apply Online

Date of Examination

UPSC CDS 2019 (I) Examination is scheduled to be held on 3rd February 2019.

Study Material

You may study the following list of recommended books for UPSC CDS 2019 Examination (I).

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