CDS 2 2019

14 Dec, 2018

UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) is the apex body who is responsible for organizing CDS 2 2019 that stands for Combined Defence Services which is a gateway through which eligible candidate can join Indian Armed forces or three wings Indian Army, Indian Navy, and Indian Airforce. UPSC conducts CDS twice in a year, once in the month February and once in the month of September. CDS 2 2019 will be conducted on 8th September 2019; application form for the same will be released on 12th June 2019. The official notification for CDS 2 2019 will be released on 12th June 2019. Graduate candidates in the equivalent discipline as per the wing are eligible to apply for the examination. It will be a great opportunity for all those who have the motivation to serve the Nation. Candidates wishing to nurture their career with any wing should definitely try to crack the exam.

This article will discuss important dates, application form, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, syllabus, selection procedure, admit card and result.

CDS 2 2019: Overview

    Below we are furnishing the overview of CDS 2 2019:

    Overview

    Specifications

    Name of examination

    CDS 2 2019

    Conducted by

    UPSC (Union Public Service Commission)

    Gateway For

    Indian Armed forces (Indian Navy, Indian Airforce, Indian Army)

    Level of Exam

    National Level

    Number of times conducted

    Twice in a year

    Stages of Selection

    Written Examination

    Interview

    Medical Test

    CDS 2 2019: Important Dates

    Candidates can check the important dates for CDS 2 2019 below:

    Events

    Important Dates

    Release of official notification for CDS 2 2019

    12 June 2019

    Availability of CDS 2 Application form 2019

    12 June 2019

    Last Date to fill the CDS 2 Application form 2019

    08 July 2019

    Availability of CDS 2 Admit card

    3 week prior to the commencement of the examination

    Date of CDS 2 2019 Examination

    08 September 2019

    Declaration of CDS 2 2019 Result

    December 2019

    SSB Date for CDS 2 2019

    February 2020

    CDS 2 Eligibility Criteria 2019

    Candidates will not be able to submit CDS 2 Application form 2019 if they will not fulfill the eligibility criteria framed by UPSC to recruit the candidates. An eligibility criterion is the rules framed by UPSC in terms of Age limit, educational qualification and Nationality which are implemented on the candidates and candidates need to satisfy each and every rule. Below we are furnishing the eligibility criteria; it is advisable to candidates to check the CDS 2 Eligibility Criteria in order to submit the CDS 2 Application form 2019 successfully.

    CDS 2 Application Form 2019

    • Candidates can fill the CDS 2 Application form 2019 via online mode on the official website of the exam conducting body.
    • Application form will be available from 12 June 2019.
    • Last date to fill the online application form of CDS 2 2019 is 8 July 2019.
    • Candidates fill the application form before the last date to avoid any last minute rush.
    • Candidates are also required to pay the application fee as per their category as directed by the official authority.
    • Candidates who fulfill the CDS 2 Eligibility Criteria 2019 will be able to fill the application form successfully.

    CDS 2 2019: Application fee

    • Option for Payment of Application will appear while submitting the application form.
    • Candidates can pay the application fee for CDS 2 2019 via online as well as offline mode.
    • For online mode, candidates can pay through SBI Net banking, Debit card/credit card.
    • For offline mode, candidates can pay through cash in SBI bank.
    • It should be noted by the candidates that fee paid is non-refundable.

    Category

    CDS Application fee

    Unreserved category

    Rs. 200/-

    Reserved Category and female candidates

    Exempted

    CDS 2 Exam Pattern 2019

    It is advisable to the candidates to check the exam pattern framed by the official authority or the examination in order to know the layout and structure of the examination. Important points of the exam pattern are as follows:

    Parameters for CDS 2 2019

    CDS 2 Eligibility Criteria 2019

    Nationality

    Candidate applying for CDS 2 2019 should be a citizen of India.

    Candidates migrated from Nepal, Bhutan, and Tibet before 1962 are also eligible to apply.

    Candidates of Indian origin who were migrated from Sri Lanka, Burma, Pakistan, and East African countries are also eligible to apply for CDS 2 2019.

    Educational Qualification

    For IMA (Indian Military Academy) and OTA (Officers Training Academy) candidate should have graduation degree from a recognized institution/university.

    For Airforce Academy (AFA) – Candidates should have graduation degree with qualifies class 12th with physics and mathematics as core subjects or degree of B.Tech is also applicable.

    For Indian Naval Academy (INA) – Candidates should have engineering degree from a recognized university.

    Candidates who are in final year of their graduation and wish to apply for CDS 2 2019 are also applicable.

    Age Limit

    For Indian Military Academy (IMA) and Indian Naval Academy (INA) candidate should not be born earlier than 2nd July 1996 and not later than 1st July 2001.

    For Airforce Academy (AFA) candidate should not be born earlier than 2nd July 1996 and not later than 1st July 2000.

    For OTA (Officers Training Academy) candidate should not be born earlier than 2nd July 1995 and not later than 1st July 2001.

    • Written examination will be conducted via offline mode.
    • There will be objective type questions in the question booklet.
    • There will be three sections in the examination that are: English, Elementary Mathematics and general knowledge section.
    • Negative marking of 1/3rd marks will be done in case of an incorrect answer.

    Exam Pattern for Indian Military Academy, Airforce Academy, and Indian Naval Academy:

    S. No.

    Section

    Time Duration

    Time of Examination

    Maximum Marks

    1

    English

    2 hours

    9 AM – 11 AM

    100

    2

    Elementary Mathematics

    2 hours

    3 PM – 5 PM

    100

    3

    General Knowledge

    2 hours

    12 PM – 2 PM

    100

     

    Total

     

    300

     

    Exam Pattern for Officers ‘Training Academy:

    S. No.

    Section

    Time Duration

    Maximum Marks

    1

    English

    2 hours

    100

    2

    General Knowledge

    2 hours

    100

     

    Total

    200

    CDS 2 Syllabus 2019

    English

    ·         Synonyms & Antonyms,

    ·         Spotting Errors Questions

    ·         Sentence Arrangement.

    ·         Selecting Words,

    ·         Ordering of Sentence,

    ·         Fill in the blanks questions,

    ·         Comprehension Questions,

    Mathematics

    ·         Arithmetic: Fundamental operations, number system, percentages, unitary method, time and work, simple and compound interest, law of algorithm, factors, and multiples, divisibility test, profit and loss, time and distance, composite & prime numbers, theorem of factorization, Euclidean algorithm etc.

    ·         Algebra: Remainder theorem, LCM & HCF, polynomial theories, quadratic equations, basic operations, linear equations, law of indices, set language and set notation, conditional identities, and Rational expresses.

    ·         Trigonometry

    ·         Geometry: Lines and angles, theorems and plane and plane figures. 

    ·         Mensuration: Triangles, area of circle, squares, parallelogram, rectangles etc. Volumes of cones, cylinder, spheres, cuboids.

    ·         Statistic: graphical representations of frequency polygons, bar graphs, histograms, pie charts, tabulation of statistical data, measures of central tendency.

     General Knowledge

    ·         Taxation, Banking Sector

    ·         Sports

    ·         Latest Current Affairs

    ·         Indian Politics

    ·         Indian Navy & Military

    ·         Indian History

    ·         Indian Geography

    ·         Indian Economy

    ·         Indian Constitution

    ·         Books & Authors

    ·         Awards

    CDS 2 Admit Card 2019

    • Admit card will be available to the candidates before the commencement of the examination so that candidates can take print out of them and carry them to the examination centre.
    • CDS 2 Admit card 2019 will be available to the candidates via online mode only on the official website of the conducting body.
    • Like every year, e-admit card will be available 3 weeks prior to the commencement of examination.
    • Candidates will not be allowed inside the examination hall if they fail to carry the admit card with them.
    • Invigilator present at the center will check the availability of admit card and if candidate will fail to do his/her candidature will be cancelled right away.

    Steps to Download Admit Card

    Candidates follow the below given simple steps in order to download the admit card for CDS 2 2019 successfully:

    1. Candidates firstly visit the official website of the conducting body as admit card will be available on the official website of UPSC.
    2. On the homescreen, there will be link with name “CDS e-admit card”.
    3. Candidate will now require providing with the credentials like registration number and password for the same.
    4. Admit card will now available on the screen, download it.
    5. Now, take print out of your admit card and preserve till the final selection.

    CDS 2 Result 2019

    • CDS Result II 2019 will be released by the official authority UPSC via online mode only on the official website.
    • Result of written examination will be available to the candidates after one month of the commencement of the examination.
    • Final Result will be declared after the commencement of SSB Interview round.

    CDS 2 Selection Procedure 2019

    Candidates are required to qualify three stages in order to qualify CDS 2019 successfully and to get recruited in Indian Armed forces.

    1. Written Examination
    2. Interview Board: SSB that stands for services selection board is the apex body that is responsible for organizing interview round for the candidates who will successfully qualify written examination. There will be two stages in the interview round.
    3. Medical Fitness Test

    This is all about CDS 2 2019, to know updates of CDS 2 2019 keep visiting our page and in case of any doubt write us through the comment section below.

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