upsc cds recruitment 2013 | UPSC Combined Defence Services Examination A Combined Defence services examination will be conducted by the UPSC on 8th September 2013 | The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will hold the Combined Defence Services Examination (CDS) (I), 2013 on 8th September, 2013 for admission to Indian Military Academy, Naval Academy amd Air force Academy for the Courses commencing in July, 2014 and Officers Training Academy, Chennai for the courses (Men and Women) commencing in October, 2014. :Starting Date : 25-05-2013 | Closing Date : 24-06-2013
Name of Course and Approximate No of Vacancies
1. Indian Military Academy 250
2. Indian Naval Academy, 40
3. Air Force Academy Hyderabad, 32
4. Officers Training Academy Chennai for men, 1175
5. Officers Training Avademy, chennai for women, 12
Age Limits, Sex and Marital Status:
For Indian Military Academy : Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd July, 1990 and not later than 1st July 1995 only are eligible.
For Naval Academy : Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd July, 1990 and not later than 1st July 1995 only are eligible.
For Air Force Academy : Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd July, 1991 and not later than 1st July 1995 only are eligible.
For Officers’ Training Academy – (SSC Course for Men) : Male candidates (Unmarried or Married) born not earlier than 2nd July, 1989 and not later than 1st July 1995 only are eligible.
For Officers Training Academy – SSC (Women Non- Technical) Course : (a) Unmarried Women, issue less widows who have not remarried, and issue less divorcees (in possession of divorcee documents) who have not remarried are eligible. They should have been not earlier than 2nd July, 1989 and not later than 1st July, 1995.
For Indian Military Academy and Officers’ Training Academy : Degree of a recognised university or equivalent.
For Naval Academy : B.Sc. (with Physics & Mathematics ) or Bachelor of Engineering.
For Air Force Academy: Degree of a recognised university (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering
Candidates who are studying in final year Degree Course and yet to pass final year degree examination or equivalent examination can also apply for the Examination, but they will be required to submit proof of passing the Degree Examination or equivalent examination by the specified dates.
Physical Standards: candidates must be physically fit according to the physical standards for admission to combined Defence Services Examination (CDS) (II), 2012 as prescribed in the detailed advertisement.
Fee : Pay Rs.200/- either in any branch of SBI by cash or by using net banking of SBI or by using Credit/ Debit card. Female/SC/ST candidates are exempted.
How to Apply
Candidates are required to apply online, by using the website.