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UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) organizes CDS exam to recruit officers in Indian Air Force Academy, Officer Training Academy, India Military Academy(IMA) & Indian Naval Academy(INA). UPSC Conducts CDS exam twice in a year.

  • CDS I - in the month of February
  • CDS II - in the month of September

 

CDS Exam Pattern 2019

CDS Exam comprises of 2 stages

  1. Written examination
  2. Interview for Intelligence and Personality Test

Pattern for Written Exam

For Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Air Force Academy :

Papers Subject Duration Max Marks
I English 2 Hours 100
II General Knowledge 2 Hours 100
III Elementary Maths 2 Hours 100

For Officers’ Training Academy :

Papers Subject Duration Max Marks
I English 2 Hours 100
II General Knowledge 2 Hours 100

Pattern for SSB Exam

The SSB Interview is divided into two stages. Candidates qualifying the Stage 1 are called for Stage 2 exam.

  • The stage 1 of SSB Interview comprises Officer Intelligence Rating (OIR) tests and Picture Perception and Description Test (PP&DT).
  • The stage 2 comprises Group Testing Officer Tasks, Psychology Tests and the Conference.

 

CDS Exam Syllabus 2019

English General Knowledge Elementary Math
  • Basic Grammar
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Comprehension Solving
  • Error Spotting
  • Para Jumbles
  • Current Affairs
  • Economics
  • History
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Geography
  • Politics
  • Natural numbers
  • Integers
  • Percentages
  • Rational and Real numbers
  • Time & work
  • Time & distance
  • Profit & loss
  • Ratio & proportion
  • Prime and composite numbers
  • Simple and compound interest
  • HCF and LCM
  • Euclidean algorithm
  • Geometry
  • Logarithms
  • Trigonometry
  • Statistics
  • Mensuration

 

CDS Exam Dates 2019

S.No Important Events Dates
1 CDS I Exam Date February 3, 2019
2 CDS II Exam Online Registration 12.06.2019 to 08.07.2019
3 CDS II Admit Card August 2019
4 CDS II Exam Date September 8, 2019

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