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Old April 23rd, 2013, 11:26 AM
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As you are looking for CDS Notification but it seems you have missed the opportunity CDS Examination is already over. Here I am giving you detail about earlier notification.

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) had issued notification against recruitment of 509 Various Vacancies under

Indian Military Academy,
Indian Naval Academy,
Air Force Academy and
Officers Training Academy

UPSC Combined Defence Services Examination I:

Indian Military Academy: 250 posts
Officers Training Academy (Women): 12 posts
Indian Naval Academy: 40 posts
Air Force Academy: 32 posts
Officers Training Academy (Men): 175 posts

Educational Qualification:
You must possess Degree from a recognized University for IMA, Officers’ Training Academy posts

You must hold Degree from a recognized University with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level or Bachelor of Engineering for Air Force Academy post and for Indian Naval Academy

Selection Process:
Candidates will be selected on the basis of performance in Written Exam, Interview/Personality Test, Document Verification and Medical Exam.

Important Dates:
Date of Issue: 10-11-2012
Starting Date for Online Registration: 10-11-2012
Last Date for Online Application: 10-12-2012
Date of Examination: 17-02-2013
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Old December 20th, 2014, 09:39 AM
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Combined Defense Service Examination conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) twice in year.

Number of Vacancies

Indian Military Academy, Dehradun 140th Course commencing in January 2016 - 200 vacancies
Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala course commencing in January 2016 Executive (General Service) - 45 vacancies
Air Force Academy, Hyderabad (Pre-Flying) Training Course commencing in January 2016 i.e. No 199/16F/PC Course - 32 vacancies
Officers Training Academy, Chennai 103rd SSC Course (for Men) communing in April 2016 - 175 vacancies
Officers Training Academy, Chennai 17th SSC Women (Non-Technical) Course commencing in April 2016 - 12 vacancies

Must be Indian Citizen or a subject of Bhutan, or a subject of Nepal,or a Tibetan refugee.


Indian Military Academy / Officers’ Training Academy
Gradation degree from recognized university.

Indian Naval Academy
Bachelor of Engineering/ bachelors of technology form recognized university

Air Force Academy:
10+2 with physics and mathematics and engineering degree from recognized university

Application Fee; 200 Female /SC/ST candidates are exempted from application fee

Fee payment; you can make payment by either bank challan or online by using Visa/Master Credit/Debit Card.

Examination date; 15 February 2015

Exam pattern
For Admission to Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Air Force Academy:
English 2 Hours 100
General Knowledge 2 Hours 100
Elementary Mathematics 2 Hours 100

Admission to Officers’ Training Academy:
English 2 Hours 100
General Knowledge 2 Hours 100

CDC Syllabus
CDS Syllabus Details: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is going to conducts Combined Defence Services (CDS) Examination for recruitment of various vacancies under Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, Air Force Academy and Officers Training Academy. The CDS syllabus details is given below.

The question paper will be designed to test the candidates’ understanding of English and workmanlike use of words.

General Knowledge including knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific subject. The Paper will also include questions on History of India and Geography of a nature which Candidate should be able to answer without special study.

Arithmetic:Number System-Natural numbers, Integers, Rational and Real numbers. Fundamental Operations addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, Square roots, Decimal, fractions. Unitary method, time and distance, time and work, percentages, applications to simple and compound interest, profit and loss, ratio and proportion, variation.
Elementary Number Theory- Division algorithm. Prime and composite numbers. Tests of divisibility by 2, 3,4,5,9 and 11. Multiples and factors. Factorisation Theorem. H.C.F. and L.C.M. Euclidean algorithm, Logarithms to base 10, laws of logarithms, use of logarithmic tables.

Basic Operations, simple factors, Remainder Theorem, H.C.F., L.C.M. Theory of polynomials, Solutions of quadratic equations, relation between its roots and coefficients (Only real roots to be considered). Simultaneous linear equations in two unknowns-analytical and graphical solutions. Simultaneous linear in equations in two variables and their solutions. Practical problems leading to two simultaneous linear equations or in equations in two Variables or quadratic equations in one variable & their solutions. Set language and set notation, rational expressions and conditional identities, Laws of indices.

Sine x, cosine x, Tangent x when 0 Simple trigonometric identities.
Use of trigonometric tables.
Simple cases of heights and distances.

Lines and angles, Plane and plane figures, Theorems on (i) Properties of angles at a Point(ii) Parallel lines, (iii) Sides and angles of a triangle, (iv) Congruency of triangles, (v) Similar triangles, (vi) Concurrence of medians and altitudes, (vii) Properties of angles, sides and diagonals of a parallelogram, rectangle and square (viii) Circles and its properties including tangents and normal, (ix) Loci.

Areas of squares, rectangles, parallelograms, triangle and circle. Areas of figures which Can be split up into these figures (Field Book), Surface area and volume of cuboids, lateral surface and volume of right circular cones and cylinders, surface area and Volume of spheres.

Collection and tabulation of statistical data, Graphical representation, frequency Polygons, histograms, bar charts, pie charts etc. Measures of central tendency.

UPSC CDC 2015 Notification


For more detail

UPSC, Man Singh Road Area
New Delhi, Delhi ‎

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