UPSC CDS Notification 2020: Graduate youth have a great chance to become officers in Army, Navy, and Airforce. The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has issued a notification of the Combined Defense Services Examination (CDS) – II 2020. Applications have been sought for a total of 344 posts in Army, Navy, Airforce. The candidates to be selected will be sent to the respective academies for training. The Commission has sought applications from women and men for these posts. Eligible and interested candidates have to apply online for these posts. The last date to apply online by visiting upsconline.nic.in is 25 August (6 PM).
According to the academy, details of vacancies in
Indian Military Academy (IMA), Dehradun Posts: 100
– 13 of these posts are reserved for the youth having NCC ‘C’ Certificate (Army Wing).
– Selected candidates will be given admission in the 151st course commencing in July 2021.
Indian Naval Academy (INA), Ezhimala posts: 26
– 06 posts are reserved for youth with NCC ‘C’ certificate (Naval Wing).
– Selected candidates will be given admission in the course starting in July 2021 as Executive (General Service) / Hydro.
Air Force Academy (AFA), Hyderabad Posts: 32
– 03 posts are reserved for youth with NCC ‘C’ Certificate (Air Wing).
– Selected candidates will get admission to the training course starting in July 2021.
Officers Training Academy (OTA), Chennai (Male) Post: 169
– Short Service Commission (Men’s).
– Admission will be given in the 114th SSC course (non-technical) starting in October 2021.
Officers Training Academy (OTA, Chennai (Female) post: 17
– Admission will be given to the 28th SSC Course (Non-Technical) starting in October 2021.
: IMA: The candidate should not have been born before 02 July 1997 and after 01 July 2002.
Naval Academy – Candidate should not have been born before 02 July 1997 and after 01 July 2002.
AFA: The candidate should not have been born before 02 July 1997 and not later than 01 July 2001.
IMA – Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university.
Naval Academy – Bachelor’s degree in engineering from a recognized university or institute.
Air Force Academy- Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university. Have studied Physics and Mathematics in XII. OR Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering.
written test and interview
women except SC / ST category will have to pay a fee of Rs 200. There is no fee for women / SC / ST category. Fees can be paid through online mode or from any SBI branch.
The online application can also be withdrawn from 1 September to 07 September.
Click here to read full notification
Click here to apply online