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Recruitment in CDS 2016 by UPSC

Recruitment in CDS 2016 by UPSC :
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) published notification for various posts in Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, Air Force Academy and Officers Training Academy through Combined Defence Service (CDS) 2016. Eligible candidates can apply online through www.upsconline.nic.in. Others relevant details are mentioned below:


Dates :

Date of online application starts from:    07/11/2015

Last date of online application:        04/12/2015 (till 11:59 pm)

Date of examination:            14/02/2016

Fee:

Candidates will have to pay Rs. 200/- and payment can be made through the following modes:-

  1. Payment through cash mode: Candidates will have to pay the fee by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by 03/12/2015
  2. Payment through Net Banking: Candidates will have to pay the fee by using net banking facility of SBI (at relevant states).
  3. Online Mode: Candidates can make online payment using Visa/Master Card/ Debit card/ Credit Card by 04/12/2015.
    [SC/ST and Women candidates are exempted from of the examination fee]

Educational Qualification:

Candidates must possess a degree from recognized University or its equivalent for IMA and Officers Training Academy, Degree in Engineering and Degree from recognized university/institution for Indian Naval Academy, Degree of a recognized university (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering for Air Force Academy.

The details of the post for Recruitment in CDS 2016 by UPSC are as under:

Sl. No. Name of the post No. of Posts
(a)Indian Military Academy200
(b)Indian Naval Academy45
(c)Air Force Academy32
(d)Officers Training Academy (men)175
(e)Officers Training Academy (women, Non-technical)05
Total Number of Posts457

Eligibility:

A candidate must be a citizen of India or

·        A subject of Nepal, or

·        A subject of Bhutan, or

·        A Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or

·        A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka or East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia or from Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

PHYSICAL STANDARDS:

  Candidates must be physically fit in accordance with the physical standards for admission to the Combined Defence Service Examination.

Age:

The age limits shall vary for different academies. The details of the age are as under

Sl. No. Name of the AcademyAge limit
IMAMust have born between 02/01/1993 and 01/01/1998

(For Unmarried Male Candidates)

Indian Naval AcademyMust have born between 02/01/1993 and 01/01/1998

(For unmarried male candidates)

Air Force AcademyMust have born between 02/01/1993 and 01/01/1998.

i.e. 20-24 years age as on 01/01/2017 (unmarried candidates)

OTA

(SSC Course for men)

Must have born between 02/01/1992 and 01/01/1998.

(Male candidates) (Marriedor Unmarried)

OTA

(SSC Women Non-Technical Course)

Must have born between 02/01/1992 and 01/01/1998.

Mode of Selection:

Candidates will be selected on the basis of written examination, intelligence test, personality test followed by interview.

For more details click here.

Online application

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