UPSC Combined Defence Services Exam 2021: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will maintain the Combined Defence Services (CDS 2) Examination 2021 on14th November 2021 for admission to Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, Air Force Academy and Officers Training Academy. Eligible candidates apply on-line for UPSC CDSE Examination (II), 2021 (together with SSC Women Non Technical Course) on or earlier than twenty fourth August 2021.
UPSC COMBINED DEFENCE SERVICES EXAMINATION (II), 2021 (EXAMINATION NOTICE NO.11/2021.CDS-II)
Name of the Course
Approximate Number of Vacancies
Indian Military Academy (IMA), Dehradun 153rd (DE) Course commencing in July 2022 [including 13 vacancies reserved for NCC ‘C Certificate (Army Wing) holders]
Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala — Course commencing in July 2022 Executive (General Service) [including 06 vacancies reserved for NCC ‘C’ Certificate holders (Naval Wing)]
Air Force Academy, Hyderabad — (Pre-Flying) Training Course commencing in July 2022 i.e. No. 211 F(P) Course [03 vacancies are reserved for NCC `C’ Certificate (Air Wing) holders through NCC Spl. Entry]
Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai — 116th SSC (NT) Course commencing in October 2022
Officers Training Academy, Chennai — thirtieth SSC Women (Non-Technical) Course commencing in October 2022
✅ Age Limits, Gender and Marital Status:
✔️ For IMA: Unmarried male candidates born not sooner than 2nd July, 1998 and never later than 1st July, 2003 solely are eligible.
✔️ For Indian Naval Academy: Unmarried male candidates born not sooner than 2nd July, 1997 and never later than 1st July, 2002 solely are eligible.
✔️ For Air Force Academy: 20 to 24 years as on 1st July, 2021 i.e. born not sooner than 2nd July, 1997 and never later than 1st July, 2001.
✔️ For Officers’ Training Academy (SSC Course for males): Unmarried male candidates born not sooner than 2nd July, 1996 and never later than 1st July, 2002 solely are eligible.
✔️ For Officers’ Training Academy (SSC Women Non-Technical Course): Unmarried girls, difficulty much less widows who haven’t remarried and issueless divorcees (in possession of divorce paperwork) who haven’t remarried are eligible. They ought to have been born not sooner than 2nd July, 1996 and never later than 1st July, 2002.
✅ Educational Qualifications:
✔️ For Indian Military Academy and Officers’ Training Academy: Degree of a recognised University or equal.
✔️ For Indian Naval Academy: Degree in Engineering from a recognised University/ Institution.
✔️ For Air Force Academy: Degree of a recognised University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 degree) or Bachelor of Engineering.
✅ Application Fee:
✔️ ₹ 200/- for General and OBC Candidates.
✔️ The payment could be made both by depositing the cash in any Branch of SBI by money, or through the use of internet banking facility of SBI, State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur/ State Bank of Hyderabad/ State Bank of Mysore/ State Bank of Patiala/ State Bank of Travancore or through the use of Visa/ Master Credit/ Debit Card. No payment for SC / ST and all Female candidates.
✅ Selection Process:
✔️ Competitive Written Examination (OMR Sheet).
✔️ Interview / Personality Test.
✅ Centres of Examination: 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.
✅ How To Apply: Eligible Candidates are required to use Online by means of UPSC Online Portal. The candidates are required to fill Part I and Part II Registration. The time limit for submission of on-line registration is 24/08/2021 until 18:00 Hours. The on-line Applications could be withdrawn from thirty first August 2021 to sixth September 2021 as much as 6.00 PM.
Help Desk: In case of any steerage/ info/ clarification relating to their utility, candidature and so forth. candidates can contact UPSC’s Facilitation Counter close to Gate ‘C’ of its campus in particular person or over Telephone No.011-23385271/011-23381125/011-23098543 on working days between 10.00 hrs. to 17.00 hrs.
✅ What is UPSC CDS Exam?
Every 12 months, UPSC conducts Combined Defence Services (CDS) Examination for choice of Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, Air Force Academy and Officers Training Academy programs.
✅ How many vacancies in UPSC CDS 2021?
Total variety of UPSC CDS I Exam 2021 vacancies is 339.
Name of the Course and Approximate No. of Vacancies:-
✔️ Indian Military Academy, Dehradun — 100
✔️ Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala – 22
✔️ Air Force Academy, Hyderabad (Pre-Flying) – 32
✔️ Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai (Madras) (Men) -169
✔️ Officers Training Academy, Chennai (Madras) (Women) – 16
✅ What is the examination date for UPSC CDS II 2021 Exam?
A Combined Defence Services Examination (II), 2021 will likely be performed by the Union Public Service Commission on 14th November 2021.
✅ What is the final date for apply for UPSC CDS 2 2021?
Eligible candidates apply on-line for UPSC CDS Exam (II), 2021 by means of UPSC fee’s on-line portal @ upsconline.nic.in. The final date for submission of on-line functions is twenty fourth August 2021 as much as 6:00 PM.