UPSC CDS 2018 | UPSC CDS Application Form 2018 | UPSC CDS 2018 Notification

UPSC CDS 2018 : The Union Public Service Commission is India’s central recruiting agency. It is responsible for appointments to and examinations for All India services and group A & group B of Central services.While Department of Personnel and Training is the central personnel agency in India.The commission has released UPSC CDS 2018 Exam notification online through their official website.As expected the commission has released the examination notification for these year also and the examination is conducted for twice in a year by the union public service commission (UPSC).The examination is conducted for recruiting eligible candidates into army,navy and air force services.The commission hires both male and female candidates into the combined defense services across from the country.While men can apply for Army (IMA and OTA) Navy (INA) and Air Force (AFA), women can only apply for Army (OTA).Here we are providing all details about UPSC CDS 2018 given below.So all the interested candidates can submit their UPSC Application Form 2018 online through their official website.

As per reports huge number of candidates are going to appear for the UPSC CDS 2018 Exam every year from every part of the country.The commission is expecting huge number of UPSC CDS Application Form 2018 from the job seekers who are preparing for government jobs.Job seekers begin your career with combined defense services by applying for UPSC CDS 2018 examination online through their web portal.The online registration links are going to active very soon and the candidates who matches the eligibility criteria can submit their UPSC CDS Application Form 2018 on or before end date.Before applying candidates are advised to check all details about UPSC CDS 2018 enclosed below.After verifying the all details,Candidates can submit their UPSC CDS Application Form 2018 through given below registration link.

About UPSC :- 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 UPSC CDS 2018 Exam, can go through all the relevant information mentioned below.

  • Name of the organization : Union Public Service Commission
  • Name of the examination : UPSC CDS 2018
  • Application mode : Online
  • Category : Government
  • Location : Across India
  • Official website :

For candidates convenience we are providing all detailed information about UPSC CDS 2018 such as educational qualification,eligibility criteria,age limit,application fee,selection process,pay scale..etc below.If candidates are having any queries regarding UPSC CDS 2018 can comment below.We are providing the proper assistance for the candidate or candidates can contact the helpline center of Union Public Service Commission.

UPSC CDS Application Form 2018 – UPSC CDS 2018 :-

As we all know that the UPSC CDS 2018 examination will be conducted in twice in a year.All the candidates who feels themselves as eligible for the examination can submit their UPSC CDS Application Form 2018 online through their official website.Below we are providing the step by step application process and candidates can follow the steps given below.

UPSC CDS 2018 Eligibility Criteria – Educational Qualification :-

The candidates who are going to apply for the UPSC Combined Defense Services 2018 Exam must have given below details as their academic qualifications.

  • IMA and Officer’s Training Academy : Candidate needs to have a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university.
  • Indian Naval Academy : Candidate must have done Engineering from a recognized university or institution.
  • Air Force Academy : Candidate needs to have a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university (Physics and Chemistry in 10+2) or B.Tech.

Note- Candidates who are appearing the final year, they can also apply for UPSC CDSE 2018.

UPSC CDS 2018 Age Limit – Age Relaxation :-

The candidates age should be as given below.Age relaxation for reserved candidates will be as given below.

  • For Indian Maritime Academy (IMA) candidate’s (Unmarried Male) age should be between 18 and 22 years.
  • For Indian Naval Academy (INA) candidate’s (Unmarried Male) age should be between 18 and 22 years.
  • For Indian Air force Academy (IAF) candidate’s (Unmarried Male) age should be between 18 and 22 years.
  • For Officers Training Academy (SSC Course for Men) candidate’s (Unmarried/ Married Male) age should be between 18 and 22 years.
  • For Officers Training Academy candidate’s (Unmarried/ Widows/ Divorcees) age should be between 18 and 22 years.

UPSC CDS 2018 Selection Process – Recruitment Process :-

The candidates selection will be in two phases which are written examination and SSB Interview respectively.The candidates who have performed well in the written examination and gets qualifying marks will be called for SSB Interview which is organized by the UPSC.In the SSB interview,The candidates are need to appear for Psychological Test and Intelligence Test. Both of these tests are determined to test the mental as well as the physical strength of the candidate.Final shortlisted candidates will be recruited into applied posts in combined defense services.

UPSC CDS 2018 Exam Pattern – Examination Syllabus :-

As earlier mentioned above the candidates initial selection will be made on written examination and the candidates are advised to go through complete examination pattern to know the important points such as No. of questions, type of questions, subjects, duration of the examination.Here we are providing the UPSC CDS Exam pattern given below.

SubjectsDurationMaximum marks
English2 hours100 marks
General Knowledge2 hours100 marks
Elementary Mathematics2 hours100 marks

UPSC CDS Admit Card 2018 – UPSC CDS I & II Admit Card 2018 :- 

To appear for the examination UPSC CDS Admit Card 2018 plays an important role.UPSC CDS Admit Card 2018 which carries information on the examination that is going to be conducted. The admit card will have information on Name of the examination, Name of the candidates, Date and Venue of Exam and general guidelines that are to be followed by the candidates in the examination hall and the examination conducted twice in a year.So candidates are need to download UPSC CDS 1 Admit Card 2018 & UPSC CDS 2 Admit Card 2018 from the official website.

How To Apply UPSC CDS 2018 -UPSC CDS Application Form :-



Candidates can fill their application regarding UPSC CDS 2018 by following the steps given below.

  1. Log in to the UPSC online on Official Website
  2. Download the official notification and read the requirements carefully
  3. Next click on “Apply Online”
  4. Now Fill online UPSC CDS Application Form 2018 in correct manner with relevant details.
  5. Upload relevant documents/ testimonials and upload images.
  6. Pay the application fee.
  7. Re Check your filled application form and hit on “Submit” button.
  8. Take a print out of the copy and save for further process.

Important Dates :-

  • Starting date to submit online application form : Updated Soon
  • Last date to submit online application form : Updated Soon
  • Download Admit Card/Hall Ticket/Call Letter : Updated Soon
  • Examination date : Updated Soon (Keep Checking)

Registration Link :

Updated: July 1, 2017 — 12:55 pm