Saturday, 11 November 2017

UPSC Combined Defence Services Examination (I), 2018

The Union Public Service Commission will hold the Combined Defence Service Examination (I) 2018 for admission to Indian Military Academy, Naval Academy, Air Force Academy and Officer Training Academy.

Indian Military Academy: 100 posts
Officers Training Academy, Chennai (Madras)—109th SSC Course (NT) commencing in April, 2019: 225 Posts
Officers Training Academy, Chennai—23rd SSC Women (Non-Technical) Course commencing in April, 2019: 12 Posts
Qualification: Degree of a recognised University or equivalent.



Indian Naval Academy: 45 Posts
Qualification: Degree in Engineering from a recognised University/Institution.

Air Force Academy: 32 Posts
Qualification: Degree of a recognised University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.
Age (As on 01/01/19): 20 - 24 years

Fee: Rs.200/- either by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by cash, or by using net banking. Female/ SC/ ST candidates are exempted from payment of fee.

Scheme of Examination: 

For Admission to Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Air Force Academy

Sl. No.
Subject
Duration
Max. Marks
1
English
2 Hours
100
2
General Knowledge
2 Hours
100
3
Elementary Mathematics
2 Hours
100

For Admission to Officers Training Academy
Sl. No.
Subject
Duration
Max. Marks
1
English
2 Hours
100
2
General Knowledge
2 Hours
100


Penalty for Wrong Answers: Candidates should note that there will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers.

How to Apply: Candidates can apply online only. 

Important Dates:
Closing date for receipt of online application form: December 04, 2017
Date of examination: February 04, 2018