UPSC Union Public Service Commission Combined Defence Services CDS II 414 Posts

Start date

08-Aug-18

Last date

03-Sep-18

UPSC or Union Public Service Commission has announced notification for the post of Combined Defence Services Examination. Total Vacancies are 414 and the last date to apply is 03-09-2018. (यूपीएससी या संघ लोक सेवा आयोग ने संयुक्त रक्षा सेवा परीक्षा के पद के लिए अधिसूचना की घोषणा की है। कुल रिक्तियां 414 हैं और आवेदन करने की अंतिम तिथि 03-09-2018 है।)

The Examination will be held at the following Centres : AGARTALA, AHMEDABAD, AIZAWL, ALLAHABAD, BENGALURU, BAREILLY, BHOPAL, CHANDIGARH, CHENNAI, CUTTACK, DEHRADUN, DELHI, DHARWAD, DISPUR, GANGTOK, HYDERABAD, IMPHAL, ITANAGAR, JAIPUR, JAMMU, JORHAT, KOCHI, KOHIMA, KOLKATA, LUCKNOW, MADURAI, MUMBAI, NAGPUR, PANAJI (GOA), PATNA, PORT BLAIR, RAIPUR, RANCHI, SAMBALPUR, SHILLONG, SHIMLA, SRINAGAR, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, TIRUPATI, UDAIPUR AND VISAKHAPATNAM.

Applicants should note that there will be a ceiling on the number of candidates allotted to each of the centres except Chennai, Delhi, Dispur, Kolkata and Nagpur. Allotment of Centres will be on the first-apply-first-allot basis and once the capacity of a particular centre is attained.

UPSC-LogoAbout UPSC - The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is India's central recruiting agency. It is responsible for appointments to and examinations for All India services and group A & group B of Central services. The commission is headquartered at Dholpur House, in New Delhi and functions through its own secretariat. Vinay Mittal is its current Chairman of UPSC.

Post Details - 

Name of Course No. of Vacancies Age Limit
Indian Military Academy, Dehradun— 147th (DE) Course commencing in July 2019 [including 13 vacancies reserved for NCC `C’ Certificate (Army Wing) holders] 100 Born not earlier than 2nd July 1995 and not later than 1st July 2000
Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala—Course commencing in July 2019 Executive (General Service)/Hydro [including 06 vacancies reserved for NCC ‘C’ Certificate holders (Naval Wing)]. 45 Born not earlier than 2nd July 1995 and not later than 1st July 2000
Air Force Academy, Hyderabad—(Pre-Flying) Training Course commencing in July 2019 i.e. No. 206 F(P) Course. [03 vacancies are reserved for NCC `C’ Certificate (Air Wing) holders through NCC Spl. Entry] 32 20 to 24 years as on 1st July 2019 i.e. born not earlier than 2nd July 1995 and not later than 1st July 1999
Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai (Madras)— 110th SSC (Men) Course (NT) commencing in October 2019. (including 50 vacancies for NCC ‘C’ certificate holders for NCC Spl. Entry) 225 Born not earlier than 2nd July 1994 and not later than 1st July 2000
Officers Training Academy, Chennai—24th SSC Women (Non-Technical) Course commencing in October 2019. 12 Born not earlier than 2nd July 1994 and not later than 1st July 2000

Pay Scale -

Rank Pay Scale
Lieutenant Rs 56,100 - Rs 1,77,500/-
Captain Rs 6,13,00 - Rs 1,93,900/-
Major Rs 6,94,00 - Rs 2,07,200/-
Lieutenant Colonel Rs 1,21,200 – Rs 2,12400/-
Colonel Rs 1,30,600- Rs 2,15,900/-
Brigadier Rs 1,39,600- Rs 2,17,600
Major General Rs 1,44,200- Rs 2,18,200/-
Lieutenant General HAG Scale Rs 1,82,200- Rs 2,24,100/-
HAG+Scale Rs 2,05,400 – Rs 2,24,400/-
VCOAS/ Army Cdr/ Lieutenant General (NFSG) Rs 2,25,000/- (fixed)
COAS Rs 2,50,000/- (fixed)

Important Dates - 

Starting Date to Apply Online 08 Aug 2018
Closing Date to Apply Online 03 Sep 2018 til 06:00 PM
Last date for submission of Application Fee Online 03 Sep 2018 til 06:00 PM
Last date for submission of Application Fee Cash 02 Sep 2018 til 06:00 PM
Date for Exam 18 Nov 2018
Date for Declaration of Exam Results December 2018

Role

Combined Defence Services

Salary

Rs 56,100 - Rs 2,50,000/-

Degree/Education

Graduation

Age Limit

18-23 years (Age Relaxation as per GOI)

Job Location

All India

Vacancies

Total - 414 Posts

Employment Type

FULL-TIME

Hiring Organization

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)

Educational Qualification

Category Qualification
For I.M.A. and Officers’ Training Academy A degree of a recognized University or equivalent.
For Indian Naval Academy Degree in Engineering from a recognized University/ Institution.
For Air Force Academy A degree of a recognized University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.

Selection Process

Selection will be done on the basis of Written Examination and interview/Personality Test.

Selection will be done after qualifying the following Examination Successfully.

1. The Competitive examination comprises:

(a) Written examination as shown in para 2 below.

(b) Interview for intelligence and personality test of such candidates as may be called for the interview at one of the Services Selection Centres.

2. The subjects of the written examination, the time allowed and the maximum marks allotted to each subject will be as follows:

(a) For Admission to Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Air Force Academy:—

Subject Duration Maximum Marks
English 2 Hours 100
General Knowledge 2 Hours 100
Elementary Mathematics 2 Hours 100

(b) For Admission to Officers’ Training Academy:—

Subject Duration Maximum Marks
English 2 Hours 100
General Knowledge 2 Hours 100

The maximum marks allotted to the written examination and to the interviews will be equal for each course i.e. the maximum marks allotted to the written examination and to the interviews will be 300, 300, 300 and 200 each for admission to the Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, Air Force Academy and Officers’ Training Academy respectively.

3. The papers in all the subjects will consist of objective type questions only. The question papers (Test Booklets) of General Knowledge and Elementary Mathematics will be set bilingually in Hindi as well as English.

4. In the question papers, wherever necessary, questions involving the metric system of Weights and Measures only will be set.

Part-II Personality Test: (100 Marks): Personality test carrying 100 marks of such of the candidates who qualify on the results of the Computer-based examination.

The eligible candidates shall be issued an e-Admit Card three weeks before the commencement of the examination. The e-Admit Card will be made available on the UPSC website (www.upsc.gov.in) for downloading by candidates.

Medical Standards for Air Force -

Item Description
Height 162.5 cms.
Leg Length Min. 99 cms. & Max. 120 cms.
Thigh Length Max. 64 cms.
Sitting Height Min. 81.5 cms. & Max. 96 cms.

Hearing Standards -

Item Description
Speech test Whispered hearing 610 cms. each ear.
Audiometric Test Audiometric loss should not exceed +20 db in frequencies between 250 Hz and 8000 Hz.

How to apply

Application Fees - For General, Application Fees is Rs. 200/- and For SC/ ST/ Female, there is no application fees.

Modes Of Payment: a) Online Mode: Application Fees can be paid through Online mode - Debit card, Credit Card, Netbanking, Wallets or UPI.

b) Offline Mode: Visit any SBI Bank Branch for Challan Payment mode.

How to Apply - 1) Candidates need to visit the official Website of UPSC- https://upsconline.nic.in/  or Candidates can apply from here - https://upsconline.nic.in/mainmenu2.php or https://upsconline.nic.in/ora/VacancyNoticePub.php

2) Candidates need to select the post for they want to apply and click on Apply button if Already Registered.

3) Upon registration, Candidates need to fill the personal information and upload the sign and photo.

4) After successful Registration, Candidate can apply for the post.

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