UPSC CDS (1) 2024 Notification Out, Apply Online, Syllabus, Exam Date, Eligibility, Etc.


UPSC CDS 1 2024 Notification: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the Combined Defence Services Examination 1 2024 Notification and invited online applications for the UPSC CDS 1/2024 [Including SSC Women (Non-Technical) Course] (CDSE 1/2024). Eligible candidates can apply online for the UPSC CDS 1 2024 from the website upsc.gov.in starting from 20 December 2023. All the details related to the UPSC CDS 1 2024 are given here.

UPSC CDS 1 2024 Overview

Recruitment Authority Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Post Name Lieutenant
Vacancy Around 350
Pay Scale/ Salary Level-10 (Rs. 56100-177500/-)
Last Date to Apply 9 January 2024 up to 06:00 pm
Job Location All India
Category UPSC CDS 1 2024 Notification PDF
Official Website upsc. gov.in

Important Dates for UPSC CDS 1 2024

UPSC NDA 1 2024 Apply Start 20 December 2023
Last Date to Apply 9 January 2024, up to 06:00 pm
Exam Date 21 April 2024

Application Fees for UPSC CDS 1/2024

  • Gen/ OBC/ EWS: Rs. 200/-
  • SC/ST/ Sons of JCOs/ ORs/ Female: Rs. 0/-
  • Payment Mode: Online/ Cash Payment

Eligibility Criteria for UPSC CDS 1/2024

Post Educational Qualification
Indian Military Academy (IMA), Dehradun Graduation
Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala B.Tech
Air Force Academy, Hyderabad B.Tech OR Physics + Maths till 12th 
Officers’ Training Academy (OTA), Chennai (Men) Graduation
Officers’ Training Academy (OTA), Chennai (Women) Graduation

Selection Process of UPSC CDS 1/2024

The Selection Process for the UPSC CDS 1/2024 includes the following stages:

  • Written Exam
  • SSB/ Personality Test/ Interview/ Medical Examination/ DV
  • Merit

Exam Pattern of UPSC CDS 1/2024 for IMA, INA, IFA

  • Negative Marking: Yes
  • Time Duration: 2 Hours
Subject Marks
English  100
General Knowledge  100
Elementary Mathematics   100
Total  300

Exam Pattern of UPSC CDS for Officer’s Training Academy 

  • Time Duration: 2 Hours
  • Negative Marking: Yes
Subject Marks
English  100
General Knowledge  100
Total  200

UPSC CDS 1/2024 SSB/ Interview Marks

Academy SSB Marks
Indian Military Academy 300
Indian Naval Academy 300
Indian Air Force Academy 300
Officers’ Training Academy 200

How to Apply for UPSC CDS 1/2024

Follow these Steps to Apply Online for UPSC CDS 1/2024

  • Check the eligibility from the UPSC CDS 1 2024 Notification
  • Click on the UPSC CDS 2024 Apply Online link given below or visit the website upsc.gov.in
  • Duly fill up the Application Form and upload the required documents
  • Pay the Application Fee if required
  • Take a printout of the application form for future reference

Important Links

FAQs

How to apply for UPSC CDS 1/2024?

Apply Online from the website upsc.gov.in

What is the last date to apply for UPSC CDS 1 2024?

9 January 2024, up to 06:00 pm