UPSC CDS 2018: Union Public Service Commission has invited candidates to apply for its Combined Defence Services (CDS) Examination (I) 2018 at upsc.gov.in.
UPSC CDS 2018: Union Public Service Commission has invited candidates to apply for its Combined Defence Services (CDS) Examination (I) 2018 at upsc.gov.in. All interested and eligible candidates can visit the official website of the commission now to apply for the same. The official notification released on the official website of UPSC states ‘The candidates applying for the examination should ensure that they fulfil all the eligibility conditions for admission to the Examination. Their admission at all the stages of the examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions.’ The Online Applications last date is December 4, 2017 till 6:00 PM.
Further, the notification also states that ‘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. No eAdmit Card will be sent by post. All the applicants are required to provide valid & active e-mail i.d. while filling up online application form as the Commission may use electronic mode for contacting them.’
UPSC CDS 2018: Details of the vacancies are as follow-
1. Indian Military Academy, Dehradun— 100 posts [146th (DE) Course commencing in January, 2019]
2. Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala—Course 45 posts [commencing in January, 2019 Executive]
3. Air Force Academy, Hyderabad—(Pre-Flying) 32 posts [Training Course commencing in February, 2019 i.e. No. 205 F(P) Course.]
4. Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai (Madras)— 225 posts [109th SSC (Men) Course (NT) commencing in April, 2019.]
5. Officers Training Academy, Chennai—23rd -12 posts [SSC Women (Non-Technical) Course commencing in April, 2019.]
UPSC CDS 2018: Application Process-
Candidates are required to apply online by using the website www.upsconline.nic.in. Detailed instructions for filling up Online Applications are available on the website. Candidates will be required to complete the Online Application form containing two stages viz. Part I and Part II as per the instructions available in the above mentioned site through drop down menu. The candidates are required to pay a fee of Rs. 200/- (Rupees two hundred only) [except SC/ST candidates and those specified in Note-2 of Point 4 (Fee) of the Notice who are exempted from payment of fee] either by depositing the money in any branch of SBI by cash or by using net banking facility of State Bank of India/State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur/State Bank of Hyderabad/State Bank of Mysore/State Bank of Patiala/State Bank of Travancore or by using any Visa/Master/ Rupay Credit/Debit Card.
All the best!!