UPSC Combined Defence Services (CDS) 2012 Examination (I) Application Form and Online Registration

Looking for information on UPSC CDS 2012 Examination? UPSC Conducts Entrance test for admissions to Indian Military Academy, Naval Academy, Air Force Academy and Officers Training Academies. Here you will get details on CDS 2012 Online application, online registration and eligibility criteria and many more.

UPSC Combined Defence Services Examination invites application from eligible candidates for 2012 admissions to various courses in Indian Military Academy Dehradun, Naval Academy Goa, Air force Academy Hyderabad and Officers Training Academy Chennai. CDSE 2012 Exam date is on February 12th, 2012.

CDS (I) 2012 Examination Vacancy Details

  • Indian Military Academy, Dehradun: 250 posts
  • Naval Academy, Goa: 40 posts
  • Air Force Academy, Hyderabad: 32 posts
  • Officers Training Academy, Chennai: 175 posts
  • Officers Training Academy, Chennai (Women): 30 posts

  • UPSC CDSE 2012 examination eligibility criteria

    1. The age limit for UPSC CDS (I) 2012 examination is between 17 to 22 years. (i.e the candidates who are born after January 2nd 1989 and before January 1st, 1994) are eligible to apply.

    2. Eligibility Criteria for Indian Military Academy and Officer's Training Academy: The candidate should be a Graduate from a recognized university or its equivalent can apply for this exam.

    3. Eligibility Criteria for Naval Academy: The candidates should be a Science graduate B.Sc with Physics and Mathematics or a B.E graduate can apply.

    4. Eligibility Criteria for Air Force Academy: The candidate should be a Graduate from a recognized university with Physics and Mathematics at 10 +2 level or should be a Engineering graduate.

    5. The candidates who are at their final year are also eligible to apply and they need to submit the proof of passing the degree examination by the specified dates.

    6. The candidates should be physically fit according to the standards mentioned for admission to CDS(I) Exam 2012.

    UPSC CDS 2012 Exam Syllabus and Standard

    CDS Exam consists of three papers - English, General Knowledge and Maths. Read here for more information on UPSC CDS 2012 Exam Syllabus and read here for CDS Exam 2012 Book and Study Materials.

    How to Apply for Combined Defence Services 2012 Examination?

    The candiates who are interested and found eligible have to pay a fee of100/- . They can remit the money in any branch of SBI by cash or they can use net banking facility of SBI or by using Visa/Master Credit/Debit Card. Female candidates belonging to SC/ST need not pay any fees for the exam. Students can register for Online application for CDS Exam 2012 through the below mentioned link up to 28/11/2011 till 11.59 pm which is the last date for application submission after which the submission link will be disabled.

    Apply Online for UPSC CDS 2012 Examination

    How to get Admit Card for CDS 2012 examination

    You can get CDS 2012 admit card Online from the official website of UPSC. If your photograph is not printed on the e-admit card, you need not worry. Just carry three photographs (one identical photograph for each session) along with any of the identity card like Voters ID or passort or your driving licence and take the printout of e-Admit Card to the venue of the examination.

    Important Dates for UPSC CDS 2012 Examination

  • Last date to apply for UPSC CDS 2012 Examination: 28.11.2011
  • Date of CDS 2012 Examination: 12-02-2012
  • CDS 2012 Examination Result Date: May, 2012

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