Combined Defence Service Exam ( CDS )

This is is a career opportunity for the students who nurture a strong feeling of patriotism. Combined Defence Service Exam ( CDS ) is conducted by UPSC twice a year for the posts of Indian Naval Academy (INA), Military Academy (IMA), Air Force Academy (AFA) and Officers Training Academy (OTA).

CDS Exam Pattern


S.No. Paper / Subject Questions Duration Marks
1. English 120 2 Hours 100
2. General Knowledge 120 2 Hours 100
3. Elementary Mathematics 100 2 Hours 100

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