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    Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    hello
    sir,i have only 45% in dgree.can i apply for CDS exam?pls replay me.





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    dipti.taral@gmail.com
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    Dear friend,

    Yes you can apply for CDS exam.

    Eligibilty:

    IMA & OTA - Degree of a recognized University or equivalent
    Naval Academy - B.Sc. with Physics & Mathematics or Bachelor of Engg
    Air Force Academy - B.Sc. with Physics and/or Mathematics or Bachelor of Engg.

    thank you




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    priyankaverma
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    Dear friend,
    Yes you are eligible for CDS exam after scoring 45% in degree course because required education eligibility for CDS exam is
    1. Passed/ appeared/appearing in final year degree or equivalent examination (with physics and mathematics at 10+2 level).
    2. Passed/ appeared/appearing in final year Engineering degree examination.
    3. Passed/ appeared/appearing in final year degree or equivalent examination with other subjects (i.eother than those mentioned againts 1 & 2 above).

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    vikash kumar prajapati
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    For appearing in CDS (Combined Defense services exam), you should be:-
    >>A citizen of India/Nepal/Bhutan.
    >>You age should be between 18 to 21 years.
    Educational qualification required:-
    >>For IMA Graduation in any stream.
    >>For Navy Degree in Engineering.
    >>For Air-Force Degree in Science with Physics and Mathematics.

    Marks required:-
    >>If you comes under the general /OBC category then you will required 60% marks in order to appear in this exam.
    >>If you comes under the SC/ST category then you will required 50% in order to appear in this exam.

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    frehman
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    Dear Friend,

    Yes , you are eligible for CDS exam after 45% in degree.

    CDS exam is conducted by UPSC.

    it requires minimum graduation from recognized university.

    It doesn't require percentage criteria.

    so, you are eligible for this.

    Thank You!!!

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    vinod7
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    hai friend...

    yes you can eligible for CDS after completing your degree with 45% percentage.

    Eligibility Details of CDS Exam:-

    You Should Be Citizen of India.

    You should be unmarried.

    You Should Completed Graduation from Discipline University

    Unmarried candidates are only Eligible to Take This Examination

    Your Age Should be Between 19-24 years

    You should be free from all types of diseases and disabilities.


    The Following are the CDS Exam Syllabus:-

    General Knowledge
    General English
    Elementary Maths



    Best of luck....

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    ravikannth2027
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?



    CDS Stands Combined Defence Services

    CDS Exam Conducted By UPSC Every Year Twice

    CDS Exam conducted following Academies

    Indian Military Academy / Officers Training Academy
    Indian Navy Academy
    Indian Air Force Academy

    CDS Exam Eligibility :

    Candidates must be a Indian

    Indian Military Academy / Officers Training Academy :Any Degree from a recognized University or Equivalent
    Indian Navy Academy : Degree in Engineering for CDSE & Degree in Engineering OR B.Sc ( Physics / Mathematics )
    Indian Air Force Academy : Degree from a recognized University & in 12th stands Maths & Physics must

    Age limit :

    Indian Military Academy : 19 to 24 years
    Officers Training Academy : 19 to 25 years
    Indian Navy Academy : 19 to 22 years
    Indian Air Force Academy : 19 to 23 years

    Selection Process :

    Written Test
    SSB Interview
    Medical Test


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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    No, you are not eligible to apply for the CDS exam only after getting the 45% marks in the graduation.

    The CDS is the best way to enter in the defence services and it requires that those candidates who have got more than 60% marks in there degree are eligible to apply.

    This exam is conducted by the UPSC every year so more details can be obtained from that website. The website is www.upsc.gov.in

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    snehal24_april
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    yes, as you are graduate you are eligible for the CDS exam.
    criteria for CDS exam : any graduate
    age : 18 - 21 years.

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    vikash1311994
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    Yes,the eligibility for CDS is that you must be a graduate in any field the you can be eligible for the entrance. CDS exam is conducted by upsc and you can read all eligibility criteria and apply for the examanination at upsconline.nic.in.It is very hard to qualify for the entrance and so you must study hard for it.

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    anjali.anjall
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    Yes you are eligible to apply for CDS examination.
    CDS stands for Combined defense services examination.
    The CDSE conducted two times in one year by UPSc.
    The examination is conducted for selection of candidates to different defense services.
    Through qualifying in CDS exam you can join
    Indian Military /OTA
    Indian Airforce and
    Indian naval accademy.
    For Airforce accademy you must have following requirement:
    B.Sc degree or B.Tech.
    Age : 19 years to 23 years.

    For Naval
    B.Sc or B.Tech degree
    Age : 19 years to 22 years.

    For Military and OTA :
    Bachelor degree in any stream .
    Age 19 years to 25 : OTA
    Age 19 years to 24 : Military.

    Examination pattern:
    the examination consist of two stages :
    Preliminary
    Mains

    and than finally Interview.

    Thanks

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    kitkat
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    hai,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
    dear the union public service commission will hold the combined defence services examination 2012,
    you have various number of pots in various categories like,
    • Indian military academy , Dehradun haves 250 vacancies,
    • Indian naval academy ,ezhimala haves 40 vacancies ,
    • air force academy , Hyderabad 32 vacancies,
    • officers training academy , Chennai 175 vacancies,
    • officers training academy , Chennai 30 vacancies,
    you are eligible with 45% of marks please look at the below details.
    I.M.A and officers training academy
    you must have a degree from a recognized university or equivalent.
    Indian naval academy.
    degree in engineering for the CDSE and degree in engineering or B.SC with physics or mathematics for NCC entry.
    air force academy.
    degree of a recognized university with physics or mathematics at 10+2 level or you may have the bachelors o f engineering.
    if you are graduate holder with your first choice as army,
    navy,
    air force you have to submit proof of graduation provisional certificates on the date of commencement of the SSB interview at the SSB.
    you have to apply through the online by official website,
    age limit,sex an martial status,
    Indian military academy for male.
    you must be unmarried ,
    birth must be earlier than 2Nd January,1989,and not later than 1st January ,1994 to be eligible,
    birth must be earlier than 2Nd January,1991(2Nd January,1989 in case of NCC naval wing ('c' certificate holders) and not than 1st January ,1994 only are eligible.
    air force academy for male
    you must be unmarried,
    birth must be earlier than 2Nd January,1990 and not later than 1st January ,1994 only are eligible.
    officers training academy for male.
    you may married or unmarried you are eligible for this program .
    birth must be earlier than 2Nd January,1988 and not later than 1st January ,1994 only are eligible.
    • you must have 19-24 years of age limit for Indian military academy,
    • you must have 19-25 years of age for the air force academy,
    • you must have 19-23 years of age for the naval academy,
    • you must have 19-25 years of age for the officers training academy,
    so dear all the best

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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

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    hello
    sir,i have only 45% in dgree.can i apply for CDS exam?pls replay me.
    Hey friend,

    Yeah of Course you are eligible for applying for the CDS exam with having completed a degree

    The education qualification needed for the CDS exam states that the candidate must have completed a degree from a recognized university with a fair percentage.

    The exam is conducted for candidates to join in defence forces of India such as:
    • Indian Army
    • Indian Navy
    • Indian Air Force
    • Officer Training Academy

    There are criteria's which are needed to be satisfied in order to apply for them and they are:

    >> Nationality standard needed for the exam is that the candidate must be a citizen of India

    >> The Martial Status needed for the exam is that the candidate must be a unmarried male candidate.

    >> The age limit needed for the exam for joining in IMA is 19-25 years

    >> For Indian Navy it is 19-22 years

    >> For Indian Air Force it is 19-23 years

    >> For Officer Training Academy candidates they need to have a age limit of 19-25 years

    >> The Education qualification needed for the exam for joining in IMA and OTA is that the candidate must have completed a degree from a recognized university with a fair percentage.

    >> The candidate must have completed a Engineering Degree from a recognized university.

    >> The candidate must have completed a degree in any discipline from a recognized university with Physics and Mathematics as subjects.

    >> The candidate need to be physically fit while appearing for the CDS Exam.

    For more info regarding the CDS exam you need to check at http://www.upsc.gov.in

    ALL THE BEST

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    Anil 7893
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    Hello friends ............



    Yes,you can eligible to apply for CDS examination.

    CDS stands for Combined defense services examination.

    This exam is conducted by UPSc twice in a year.

    ELIGIBILITY for CDS ;

    You must Be Citizen of India.

    You must be unmarried.

    Your Age must in betweeen 19-24 years

    You have Completed Graduation from Discipline University.


    Here percentage is not required.

    So you can happily apply for this exam



    All the best

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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    CDS stands for Combined Defence Service . UPSC Conduct CDS Examination for twice in a year .

    If you have completed graduation degree then you are applicable for CDS exam.Because the minimum Qualification is required for CDS exam is Graduate .

    You have completed graduation degree so you are eligible for CDS Exam, There is not require any percentage criteria .

    As per your Query i have discussed about the age criteria.

    Age Criteria:-

    Indian Military Academy: - 19-24 Years
    Air Force Academy: - 19-23 Years
    Naval Academy: - 19-22 Years
    Officer's Training Academy: - 19-25 Years

    Pattern for CDS Exam:-



    Best Books for CDS Exam:-

    CDS Combined Defence Services Exam Solved Papers
    by
    GKP
    Publisher: G. K. Publications Pvt. Ltd

    CDS Combined Defence Services Examination: 10 Practice Sets (Paperback)
    by Expert Compilations
    Publisher: Arihant Publications

    Guide To C. D. S (Combined Defence Services Exam)
    by G.K.P.
    Publisher: G. K. Publications Pvt. Ltd

    For more details about CDS exam and Application process , you can visit to http://www.upsc.gov.in
    .

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    navjotsidhupamal
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    No,

    You can not apply for CDS(Combined Defense Academy) after scoring 45% in degree.For any type of degree the student must have 60% marks then they eligible for CDS.

    CDS is one the type of entrance exam for all the civil services after graduation.The civil services under CDS are:-
    1.Indian Navy
    2.Indian Air Force
    3.Indian Military



    After graduation,both males and females can apply for CDS.The age should lies between 19 to 21.5 years.They should have correct eye sight i.e.6/6.

    They should be physically fit and the first and the foremost eligibility criteria is that you should be an Indian.

    Thank u!!

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    gaurav98
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS exam after scoring 45% in Degree?

    Yes you are eligible to apply for CDS examination.

    CDS ( combined Defense Services )
    after graduation you can apply for CDS examination.
    CDS examination is conducted by UPSC every year two times.

    Through CDS qualifying you can be able to join any one of the defense services :

    Indian Army or Officers Trainning Accademy.

    Indian Navy

    Indian Airforce.

    Age limit :
    for Indian Army : 19 to 24 years
    for Indian Airforce : 19 to 23 years
    for Navy : 19 to 22 years.
    For OAT : 19 to 25 years.

    Educational qualification :
    for Indian Army and OTA :
    bachelor degree in any stream of a recognized university.

    For Airforce and navy :
    B.sc (PCM )
    or Engineering degree.

    Thanks

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