UPSC conducts the Combined Defence Services Examination (I) 2018 for selection of candidates for admission to various courses.
UPSC official website: www.upsc.gov.in
UPSC online applications website: www.upsconline.nic.in
UPSC CDS (I) Exam 2018 – 414 vacancies
1. Indian Military Academy, Dehradun – 100 Posts
2. Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala – 45 posts
3. Air Force Academy, Hyderabad – 32 posts
4. Officers Training Academy, Chennai (Men)- 225 posts
5. Officers Training Academy, Chennai (women)- 12 posts
Total No. of Vacancies – 414 Posts
Combined Defence Services CDS (I) Exam 2018
Age : refer detailed notification
Education Qualifications: Degee/ Engineering
Application Fee: Candidates (excepting Female/SC/ST/PH candidates who are exempted from payment of fee) are required to pay a fee of Rs. 200/- either by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by cash, or by using net banking facility of SBI, State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur/State Bank of Hyderabad/State Bank of Mysore/State Bank of Patiala/State Bank of Travancore or by using Visa/Master Credit/ Debit Card.
How to Apply: Candidates can apply online only by using website www.upsconline.nic.in
Part-I Registration, Part-II Registration @ www.upsconline.nic.in/mainmenu2.php
Selection Process: written Examination and Interview
Negative Marking: There will be penalty for wrong answer in objective type question paper.
CENTRES OF EXAMINATION : AGARTALA, AHMEDABAD, AIZAWL, ALLAHABAD, BENGALURU, BAREILLY, BHOPAL, CHANDIGARH, CHENNAI, CUTTACK, DEHRADUN, DELHI, DHARWAD, DISPUR, GANGTOK, HYDERABAD, IMPHAL, ITANAGAR, JAIPUR, JAMMU, JORHAT, KOCHI, KOHIMA, KOLKATA, LUCKNOW, MADURAI, MUMBAI, NAGPUR, PANAJI (GOA), PATNA, PORT BLAIR, RAIPUR, RANCHI, SAMBALPUR, SHILLONG, SHIMLA, SRINAGAR, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, TIRUPATI, UDAIPUR AND VISAKHAPATNAM.
CDS (I) E-Admission Certificate: Eligible candidates shall be issued an e- admission certificate three weeks before the commencement of CDS (II) Exam. The e- admission certificate will be made available on UPSC website www.upsc.gov.in for being downloaded by the candidate. No admission certificate will be sent by post.
Opening date of online registration: 08.11.2017
Closing date of online registration: 04.12.2017
Date of written examination: 04.02.2018
Help desk: In case of any guidance/information/clarification regarding their application, candidature etc. candidates can contact UPSC’s Facilitation Counter near Gate ‘C’ of its campus in person or over Telephone No.011-23385271/011-23381125/011-23098543 on working days between 10.00 hrs. to 17.00 hrs.
NOTE : In case of any query on rules/ notification for CDS I-2018 please inform with details at e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more details regarding CDS (I) Exam refer detailed notification from the link given.