UPSC CDS 2017 Notification for CDS 2 Exam 414 posts Apply Online

By | August 30, 2017

UPSC CDS 2017: The CDS 2 application form is available at UPSC official website. Interested people can apply before 8th September 2017. There are 414 vacancies for in this recruitment. Read about the qualifications and other details before applying. Check the official notification for more details. We have provided the notice with the link to apply in this article. Visit the official website for more details.


Combined Defense Service is a direct recruitment examination conducted by UPSC. It is one of the several yearly exams conducted by this organization.

CDS is conducted twice every year. Therefore people prepare for it well before its announcement. The details of the exam and its latest notice is available here.

So check the details and apply online using the link below. We have more job similar to this on on this website. So check them also if you are interested in government jobs in India.

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Job details:

UPSC has issued notification for the second CDS exam. This is a good opportunity for the graduate people who dream to join the Indian defence force. We have provided the job description below. Also check the qualifications and other requirements of the job in the later sections.

Organization name: UPSC

Posts: Trainee

Number of posts: 414

Vacancy distribution:

IMA – 100 posts

AFA – 32 posts

OTA – 255 posts

INA – 45 posts

Pay scale: Rs. 15600 – 39100 + Rs. 5400 GP

Job location: India

Mode of application: Online

Application fee: Rs. 200 for general check the notice to see fee exemption rules.

Official website:

Dates to remember:

Application start date – 9th August 2017

Fee submission last date – 7th September

Last date for application – 8th September


Candidates need to check the qualifications first. They can apply online only if they meet the criteria. The detailed advertisement has explained the conditions further. So read it for more clarification.

Education: Applicants must have graduation degree from any recognized college/university. People with engineering degree can apply for the naval and air force academy. Read the advertisement of UPSC CDS 2017 for details.

Age: The minimum age for application is 20 years. Upper age limit is 24 years. There is no relaxation in this requirement. Check the employment news today for more details.

Selection Method:

CDS promises a respectable position in the army, air force or navy after qualification. However the road to qualification is not simple. Candidates need to qualify in the written exam and clear the SSB interview.

CDS is a yearly examination. Therefore a lot of people prepare for the exam throughout the year. This is due the fact that the written test is very tough. So we advise the applicants to start preparation as soon as possible.

Instructions to fill the application:

The candidates must have scanned photo and signature. So make sure you have those before you apply. One also need valid email and phone number for registration.

  • First go to

  • Next, search for the UPSC CDS Online Application Form 2017.

  • After that, click on registration.

  • Now fill all your details and save the registration number and password.

  • Next, pay the application fee and upload photo and signature.

  • Finally, submit your form before the above mentioned last date.

Notification Link

Application Link

CDS Notification:

All applicants must read the notice before applying. Also, the candidates must keep a printout of the application for reference in future. UPSC does not allow any modification in application after submission.

Therefore make sure all the details are correct before you submit it. If you have any question on UPSC CDS, comment below. You can also follow us on social media sites to get the latest updates on this recruitment.

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