UPSC CDS II 2017 Important Dates :

Till now, we’ve come across all the information dealing with the eligibility criteria and application procedure of CDS II 2017 Exam, but now let us have a look at the important dates. The application form will be out on its official website, and it should be filled with the 21 days of declaring. The payment should be made on time otherwise. All other latest notification you will get to know on their official website. Let us check out dates of important events.

Events CDS II 2017 Exam
CDS II Online Registration Starts From 9th August 2017
Last Date to Fill CDS 2 Application Form 8th September 2017
CDS 2 Exam Date 19th November 2017
CDS 2 Result 2017 declaration date Update Soon
SSB Interview Update Soon
Final Result Update Soon

So. these were the UPSC CDS II 2017 Exam date. Other information will be updated soon on the official website.

UPSC CDS II 2017 Eligibility Criteria :

Want to apply for CDS 2017? But first, you have to check out if you set the eligibility criteria of the recruitment process or not. The eligibility criterion is needed for any competitive examination for making it fair. Before going directly towards the application form, you should read the eligibility criteria for UPSC CDS 2017 online registration. There is a different standard for all the defense academy. We have mentioned here the age groups which are eligible to give the examination. So Let’s checks it out.

Academy Educational Qualification Age Group
Indian Military Academy Graduation or Equivalent Degree 20-25 years
Indian Naval Academy Degree in Engineering 20-24 years
Indian Airforce Academy Degree in B.E or with 10+2 Certificate 20-25 years
Officer’s Training Academy(Women) Graduation in any discipline from recognised University Unmarried Candidates (20-25 years)
Officer’s Training Academy (Men) Graduation in any discipline from a recognised university Unmarried Candidates (20-25 years)

UPSC CDS II 2017 Exam Overview :

UPSC CDS (II) 2017 Exam Notification is going to be released on 9th August 2017. This examination is said to be conducted on 19th November 2017. All the aspiring candidates can apply from 9th August onwards and the UPSC CDS II Application Form can be availed from the official website of UPSC. This examination is conducted to recruit officers in Army, Navy, Airforce. It is primarily organized by UPSC for the recruitment of officers. This exam is conducted twice in a year. This dream job in defense is aspired by many across the country. The students who qualify the written examination will be further called for the selection process. The selection process is a two stage process i.e., Written test and the SSB Interview. The SSB Interview consists of two tests i.e. Psychological Test and Intelligence Test. Both of these tests are determined to test the mental as well as the physical strength of the candidate.

Latest Updates - The CDS II Notification 2017 will release on 9th August and UPSC CDS II Registration will also start from 9th August and examination will be held on 19th November 2017.

About UPSC CDS: Union Public Service Commission is a National Platform which conducts various examinations like the Civil Services Examination, Engineering Service Examination, CDS Exam, etc. Its official website is The headquarters of the UPSC is situated in New Delhi, India. All the candidates who aspire to join defense services and wants to apply for CDS (II) 2017 Exam, can go through all the relevant information mentioned below.

Every year a significant number of candidates appears in the CDS exam, but there are only limited seats. These seats are reserved for the students who will qualify all the stages involved in the selection process. Though the numbers of vacancy are for CDS (II) 2017 has not been mentioned yet, but all of these vacancies are distributed in different departments like IMA, INA, IAA, OTA. We have also mentioned here the units in which the qualified students will be divided as per their preferences.

  • Indian Military Academy, Dehradun
  • Officers Training Academy, Chennai (For Women)
  • Air Force Academy, Hyderabad
  • Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala
  • Officers Training Academy, Chennai

UPSC CDS II Application Form 2017 :

Now we know after being eligible you are searching for the Procedure to apply for CDS II 2017 Exam. We are here to give you complete details, regarding the application procedure on this page. The UPSC upgrades all the new exam notification from time to time, so all the aspiring candidates can go through UPSC website to Online. As we already know that CDS (I) Exam 2017 Result has been declared on 17th March, so students can even check their result from the official website. All the candidates who didn’t make it, should not lose hope as CDS II 2017 Exam is approaching fast and thus you still have a chance. To apply for the examination, first you need to click on the link, and then the application form will be displayed on the screen. Fill the form carefully, avoid errors while filling the form else your form will be exempted. Fill in all the details carefully and read them thoroughly before submitting to prevent mistakes. After filling in the form click on submit button. Scanned copy of your photograph and signature will be required while filling the form. Firstly, visit the official website and then go to the notice Examination Notice CDS-II 2017.

Note: The NDA Exam will be conducted by the UPSC on 10th September 2017 for admission to the Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA for the 140th Course, and for the 102nd Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC) commencing from 2nd July 2018. HOW TO APPLY for CDS II Exam 2017? 1. Visit the official website of UPSC i.e. 2. You will land on to the homepage, then select career section. 3. Now click on the notification of recruitment process CDS-II 2017 Exam Notification 4. When you click on that notification, the form will be displayed along with the instruction set. 5. Read all the stated instructions carefully into it. 6. After reading all the instructions, fill in all the application form. 7. Fill in all the credentials mentioned in the form correctly. 8. Upload your scanned photograph and signature, in the required column. 9. If you're filled information is correct, then click on the submit button. 10. Make the Application Fee Payment for the CDS II 2017 Application Form. 11. Now, they will take you to the page where your full application will be displayed. 12. Take a printout of that application form for future reference 13. Your recruitment form is submitted now. You will get an update in your mail account.

UPSC CDS 2017 Exam Pattern :

To start the preparation for CDS II 2017 Exam, you should be aware of the examination pattern. The marking scheme and the distribution of subjects plays a major role in development. Here we will endow you with the brief idea about the structure and pattern of the examination CDS 2017. To attempt all the questions on time you the candidate should be aware of the total duration and the number of questions asked in the recruitment of CDS 2017 Exam 1 & 2. To explain the examination, the applicant should know the detailed syllabus of English and Elementary Mathematics.

CDS 2017 Exam Pattern for INA, IMA, IAA


For the three above mentioned academy we have three sections in the written examination which is of total 300 marks.

CDS 2017 Exam Pattern For OTA


CDS 2017 Application Fee :

Make sure you have Debit / Credit Card / Net banking while filing the application form for CDS (II) 2017 Exam. The fee charges for the general aspirants are Rs.200/- and for those applicants who come under the reserved category and female candidates are exempted from application fee. You can also make the payment by depositing the application fee amount in the nearest SBI bank branch.

UPSC CDS 2017 Syllabus :

ELEMENTARY MATHS Number System, Unitary method compound interest, profit and loss, ratio and proportion, variation, Elementary Number Theory. H.C.F. and L.C.M, Euclidean algorithm, Logarithms , Algebra, trigonometry, geometry, areas , menstruation and statistics
General knowledge Current events, daily news paper headlines, chemistry, history, geography etc.
English Basic grammar topics, comprehension, synonyms, antonyms, Para jumbles and error spotting.

UPSC CDS 2017 Selection Procedure :

A huge number of benefits and allowances are given to the army personnel. The pay scale of the military men starts from 15000/- rupees per month with many extra benefits. The officer is also provided with a house and a personal car. It is a national level examination conducted by the UPSC and also considered among the toughest exams of India. CDS-II 2017 online exam has following three stages:

  • After the submission of the application form CDS-II 2017. The online exam date will be given on the official website.
  • The online exam will be conducted across the country.
  • After the selection in the online written test, you will get selected for SSB Interview.
  • Selected Candidates will be called for the last step that is document verification followed by personal interview.
  • SSB Selection Process will test the physical and mental ability of the candidate.

So these were the three stages of the selection procedure of the CDS Recruitment 2017. To be successful in this examination, there has to be consistency and precision. You have to practice more. The test level of CDS Examination is very high. The three topics i.e. general knowledge, English, and maths should be learned thoroughly. To prepare for this examination, self-study is a must, beyond that, you can also take online mock drills and buy online study materials. It will help you in the better understanding of the main paper. The SSB test will be aimed to test the mental and physical ability required to be an officer. Afterward, your documents will be verified.

UPSC CDS Admit Card 2017 :

All the applicants who will successfully submit their CDS II Application Form can avail the CDS II Admit Card 2017 from the official website of UPSC. Union Public Service Commission will soon release the notification regarding recruitment process and Admit Card of CDS II will also be released soon.

UPSC CDS Cut Off 2017 :

Cut-off Marks are the minimum marks required to qualify one examination. UPSC CDS Cut-Off Marks 2017 will be released soon after the publication of result. And every department will be assigned a cut-off. These cut-off marks will be based on two factors difficulty level of the paper, Number of vacancies, Number of Students Appeared in the examination.

UPSC CDS II Result 2017 :

After the completion of the Pre-written examination, UPSC CDS I Result 2017 has already been declared on 17th March. CDS (II) Exam will be conducted in the month of October, and the result will be displayed after a gap of two to three months. And the students who’ll qualify the written examination will be called for the Stage II or Interview process, and thus CDS (II) Result 2017 will be displayed after the release of the list of candidates who passed SSB Round.

CDS Previous Year Papers :

We have also come up with Previous Year Papers to give you an enlarged view of the type of questions asked in the examinations. These exam papers will surely help you in keeping a hold on all the subjects and articles. So, here we have listed CDS Exam Previous Year Papers which will surely be of great help in qualifying the examination. To avail these exam papers, you can refer to our official website.

UPSC CDS Preparation :

We have listed here some Preparation Tips To Crack CDS II 2017 Exam. So have a glance at the given below points.

  • Work hard sincerely to pass the examination.
  • Be consistent in your learning process
  • Be focused and less diverted from all the happenings in the surrounding.
  • Take your time to solve the question paper
  • Judge carefully before answering the question
  • In the end, we just wish you a Good Luck For the Exam

The UPSC NDA Application Form 2017 has released for the NDA NA Online Registration. candidates are advised to apply online for NDA 2017 Exam before the last date (30th June till 6:00 PM). After closing the Online registration, on one will be applicable to apply online.