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    Can I apply for CDS (OTA) exam after completing B.Com with 45%?

    respt sir,
    i have complted my b.com with 45% maks can i apply for cds (OTA) exam or not please rply





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    anjali.anjall
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS (OTA) exam after completing B.Com with 45%?

    Yes you can apply for OTA post.

    CDS examination is conducted by UPSC every year for joining defense accademy.

    Eligibilty for CDS:

    Graduation degree in any stream from a recognized university in any stream .
    There is no restriction for percentage .

    So you can definetly apply for OTA post.

    Defense Accademy has three wings and CDS examination is conducted for joining :
    Indian Military Accademy and OTA:
    eligibility :
    graduation in any stream from a recognized university in any stream.

    Age :
    19 years to 25 years.

    For Indian Naval and Airforce academy :
    graduation degree in science( PCM)/B.Tech

    age :
    19 to 23 years for Airforce
    and 19 to 22 for Naval accademy.

    Thanks




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    BISWARUP
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS (OTA) exam after completing B.Com with 45%?

    CDS Stands for Combined Defence Service examination conducted by Union Public Service Examination .

    This exam is conducted twice in a year by UPSC for recruitment of military Academy , Naval Academy , Air force , Officer Training Academy .

    To join Officer's Training Academy you need to have a bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognized university.Not require any kind of percentage marks in graduation degree.

    So after completion of B.Com degree you are applicable for CDS OTA Exam.

    But Your age should be between 19 and 25 years

    Pattern for OTA Exam:-



    Books for CDS Examination :-

    CDS Exam Guide: Combined Defence Services Exam
    by Datason Rp
    Publisher: New Light Publishers

    CDS: Combined Defence Services Examination Guide
    by R. Gupta
    Publisher: Ramesh Publishing House

    Mathematics For C.D.S.Entrance Exam
    by R S Aggarwal
    Publisher: S.Chand Publishing

    For more details you can visit to http://www.upsc.gov.in
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    jxsab
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS (OTA) exam after completing B.Com with 45%?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    respt sir,
    i have complted my b.com with 45% maks can i apply for cds (OTA) exam or not please rply
    Hey friend,

    Yeah you can apply for the CDS Exam which stands for Combined Defence Service and this exam is conducted by UPSC and is held every year and is held twice as CDS I and CDS II.

    This exam is conducted fro candidates to join in defnece forces of India and it includes OTA(Officer Training Academy) which is a defence force.

    There are certain framed criteria's for the exam which are to be satisfied in order to apply for the CDS exam and they are:

    • Nationality
    • Martial Status
    • Age Limit
    • Education Qualification
    • Physical Standard



    To be descriptive on these standards refer below for information:

    - The Candidate appearing for the exam must have a Citizenship in India

    - The candidate should be a Married/Unmarried male candidate or a Widow or Divorsed women to be eligible for applying for the exam

    - The age limit needed for the CDS Exam is that the candidate must have 19-25 years of age for joining in OTA

    - The education qualification needed for joining in OTA through CDS is that the candidate must have completed a degree from a recognized university and it can be from any discipline

    - Apart from all these above criteria's the candidate need to be Physically fit.


    The candidate who tend to satisfy these framed criteria for the exam is eligible fro applying for the exam


    You can apply for the exam in 2 modes:
    1. ONLINE
    2. OFFLINE


    For more info check at the official site of UPSC At http://www.upsc.gov.in


    ALL THE BEST

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    watermelon
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS (OTA) exam after completing B.Com with 45%?

    Hello Dude


    YES Of course ...

    You are definitely eligible to apply for the exam


    O.T.A --- OFFICERS TRAINING ACADEMY

    And the minimum age must be 19 years

    And you must have a minimum of Graduation from a recognized university

    And the maximum age is allowed up to 23 years

    You must be an Indian Citizen

    C.D.S --- COMBINED DEFENSE SERVICES ..



    ALL THE VERY GOOD LUCK

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    aashish582
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS (OTA) exam after completing B.Com with 45%?

    HI BUDDY,

    OTA stands for Officer Training Academy which comes under the defence field.

    Below is the eligibility criteria for the exam:

    1. You must be a graduate from a recognised university in any stream.

    2. Your age must be between 19-23 years.

    3. You must be a citizen of India.

    4. Percentage is not as much needed.


    Therefore, you are eligible for the exam.

    Best of luck.

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