|CDS (EXAMINATION DETAILS)|
|EXAM-CDS(I & II)||Forms :October & June |
Exam :February & November
Age Limit 19 to 25 years
|EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION|| |
|PROCEDURE OF SELECTION||Written Examination by UPSC |
|AGE LIMIT/SEX/MARTIAL STATUS||FOR IMA-Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd January 1995 and not later than 1st January 2000 only are eligible.
For INA-Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd January 1995 and not later than 1st Jan 2000 only are eligible.
For Air Force Academy-20 to 24 years as on 1st January 2021 i.e born not earlier than 2nd January 1995 and not later than 1st January 1999(Upper age limit for candidates holding valid and current commercial pilot License issued by DGCA (INDIA) is relax able up to 26 years i.e born not earlier than 2nd January 1993 and not later than 1st January (1999) only are eligible.
For officers training Academy-(SSC courses for men) Male candidates (married or unmarried) born not earlier than 2nd January 1994 and not later than 1st January 2000 only are eligible.
|Paper||Availability of Forms||Date of Examination|
|CDS-I||08-11-2017 to 04-12-2017||04-02-2021|
|CDS-II||08-08-2021 to 03-09-2017||18-11-2021|
|NEW BATCH INFORMATION|
|CDS-1 (6 Month Course)||1st MARCH 2021|
|CDS-1 (1 Year Course)||1st MARCH 2021|| |
*ALL these courses include 2 hours of free personality development sessions designed by the retd. DIPR scientist which will help the aspirant to crack the interview (SSB).As we all know that after qualifying the written of UPSC, within two months SSB will call you and in two month it is very difficult for any human being to inculcate OLQ’s (Officer like qualities) because human development is slow and rigorous process. We know that it takes a lot of hard work to crack a UPSC exam that’s why we are giving free Two hours SSB classes because JB MALL DEFENCE ACADEMY BELIVES IN MAKING OFFICERS NOT JUST GIVING COACHING .
ABOUT COMBINED DEFENCE SEVICE EXAMINATION
A candidate can take the CDS exam while he is in the final year of graduation/possess any graduate degree. After the qualifying the written exam the candidate had to face 5 days interview by service selection board and after clearing the medicals the candidate will get into IMA (INDIAN MILITARY ACADEMY). Candidates finally selected will undergo Military Training for a period of 18 Months at IMA. Candidates will be enrolled under the Army Act as Gentlemen Cadets. On successful completion of training gentlemen cadets are granted permanent commission in the rank of Lieutenant subject to being medically fit in SHAPE – I. The final allocation of Arms/Services will be made prior to passing out of Gentlemen Cadets from IMA. The Combined defence services (CDS) Examination is conducted twice a year by the Union Public Service Commission for the recruitment of the candidates into the Indian military Academy (IMA), Officers Training Academy (OTA), Indian Naval Academy (INA) and Air Force Academy.