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    Can I apply for CDS while in second year engineering of computer science stream?

    now i am in second year.......doing enggineering(computer science)............can i apply for cds





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    Rahul k
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS while in second year engineering of computer science stream?

    No, You are Not Eligible to apply for CDS Examination because you are Pursuing your 2nd Year Graduate degree course !!

    And To apply for CDS Examination, you have to complete your Gradate degree course in any discipline OR You have Pursuing your Final year Graduate degree course. So, Please complete your Graduate degree course and then apply for CDS Examination, This examination is conducted by UPSC Twice in a year, for this year both CDS Examination was already completed and Next year CDS (I) Examination was already declared and Updated in the UPSC website. But Now you are Not eligible to apply for CDS Examination. Please apply for this examination only when you are Pursuing your Final year Degree course.

    Eligible candidates may apply for These Academy :

    >> IMA
    >> OTA
    >> Naval Academy
    >> Air-Force Academy

    For IMA/OTA : You have to complete your Graduate degree course in any discipline form a recognised university, Final year Graduate candidates are also apply for CDS Examination.

    For Naval and Air Force Academy : You have to complete your Engineering graduate degree course or B.sc Course and Study Maths and Physics in your 12Th examination as well as in Graduation.

    Age Eligiblity Criteria :

    >> For IMA : Age should between 19 To 24 Years
    >> For OTA : Age should between 19 To 25 Years
    >> For Naval Academy : Age should between 19 To 22 Years
    >> For Air-Force Academy : Age should between 19 To 23 Years.

    About Notification :

    The Notification of CDS Examination will be Published in the employment Newspaper or in the UPSC Website twice in a year.

    Eligible candidates may apply for CDS Examination Online because No Other mode of application should be Accepted. So please fill the application form of CDS Online and Pay the Fees through Net Banking or Credit Card.

    The selection are based on Written test, Physical Test and Personal Interview (Conducted by SSB).

    So, please complete your Graduate degree course and then apply for CDS Examination and for More Information please check official website :




    http://upsc.gov.in




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    vikas2808
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS while in second year engineering of computer science stream?

    Aspirant

    >>You can apply for this exam when you will be in the final year at the time of giving the exam.
    >>As if you are in the prefinal year in the session 2011-2012 than you can apply for the exam 2012. but not for the feb 2012.

    >>According your question you can not give the CDS exam in Second year of your engineering degree.
    >>You should be atleast in the prefinal year.so wait for the next year.

    All the best

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    Rahul kuntala
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS while in second year engineering of computer science stream?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    now i am in second year.......doing enggineering(computer science)............can i apply for cds
    Hi Friend


    Good decision..! But, you are not eligible being a second year student - you can write CDS in the final year of your B.Tech..! You have a lot of way to go.. Till then prepare for CDSE well and capture the post !

    Here you will see the details of CDSE.

    CDSE - Combined Defense Service Exam


    UPSC Conducts CDSE every year for recruiting the candidates through following wings
    1.Indian Militar Academy(IMA)
    2.Indian Navy
    3.Air Force Academy(AFA)
    4.Officers Training Academy(OTA)

    There are 2exams in CDSE:
    CDS I
    CDS II

    Educational Eligibility for CDS:

    - For IMA and OTA, you must have any degree from any recognized University.

    - For Navy, you should have B.Sc in Physics or Mathematics or Bachelor of Engineering(BE).

    - For AFA, you should have the degree from a recognized University with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level or Bachelor of Engineering(BE)


    Age eligibility:

    # For IMA - You should be Unmarried male and your age should be between 19-24 years.

    # For Naval Academy - You should be Unmarried male and your age should be between 19-22 years.

    # For Air Force Academy - You should be Unmarried male and your age should be between 19-23 years.

    # For Officers Training Academy - Male/ Female candidates (married or unmarried) between 19-25 years.

    CDSE selection process is of 3 stages:
    1. Written Exam
    2. SSB(Services Selection Board) Interview
    3. Medical Test


    Vacancies :



    CDSE Exam pattern:



    CDSE candidate Analysis:



    CDS I Exam:

    Notification release Date: 29th Oct'2011
    Last date to apply: 28th Nov'2011
    Examination Date: 12thFeb'2012

    CDS II Exam:

    The Date of exam: 18th sept'2012
    The Date of Notification: 30th April'2012
    The Last date of Applications: 30th May'2012

    Application form details:

    # Through
    -OFFLINE OR
    -ORLINE

    For more info,
    www.upsc.gov.in

    All the best

    Regards
    EducationCareer.in Member

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    Re: Can I apply for CDS while in second year engineering of computer science stream?

    am i eligible for cds. I got above 60% in bsc but below60% in 12th?

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    vikasjha39
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS while in second year engineering of computer science stream?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    now i am in second year.......doing enggineering(computer science)............can i apply for cds
    HI,
    No, you can not apply in Second year of engineering.
    If you want you can apply after Completion of your course.
    C.D.S exam is conducted by U.P.S.C twice in the year.

    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:-
    > Pass graduation from recognized university.
    > Age limit:-19-24 year.
    > Must be citizen of India
    > Medically fit

    GOOD LUCK!

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    Ritwiz Bhanu
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS while in second year engineering of computer science stream?

    No,you can not apply for CDS before your graduation.A candidate must have completed his/her graduation from a recognized university.
    Age criteria
    For IMA-Age should be between 19 to 24 years-Graduate in any stream
    For Naval Academy-19 to 22 years-Graduate in B.Tech or BE.
    For Air force-19 to 23 years-10+2 with PCM with at least 60% & graduate in any discipline

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    BISWARUP
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS while in second year engineering of computer science stream?

    CDS stand for Combined Defence Service exam .This exam is conduct twice time ina year.UPSC conduct this exam.Details of this exam is given below.

    CDS Educational Qualifications :

    1. For I.M.A. and Officers’ Training Academy : Degree of a recognized University or equivalent.

    2. For Indian Naval Academy : Degree in Engineering for CDSE and Degree in Engineering or B.Sc. ( with Physics or Mathematics ) for NCC entry.

    3. For Air Force Academy : Degree of recognized University ( with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level ) or Bachelor of Engineering.

    (B) Age-limits:


    19-24 Years Indian Military Academy
    19-22 Years Naval Academy
    19-23 Years Air Force Academy
    19-25 Years Officers’ Training Academy

    Scheme of Examination:

    Written Examination
    (a) For Indian Military Academy , Naval Academy and Air Force Academy

    1. English (Objective type) 100 Marks
    2. General Knowledge (Objective type) 100 Marks
    3. Elementary Mathematics (Objective type) 100 Marks

    Total 300 Marks

    (b) For Officers’ Training Academy

    1. English (Objective type) 100 Marks
    2. General Knowledge (Objective type) 100 Marks

    Total 200 Marks

    Marks for SSB Interviews
    IMA, NA and AFA 300 marks
    OTA 200 Marks

    C.D.S. EXAM.(II), 2012

    Date of Notification/Last date for receipt of applications: 02.06.2012/02.07.2012
    Date of Commencement of examination and its duration: 16.09.2012

    C.D.S. EXAM.(I), 2012

    Date of Notification/Last date for receipt of applications: 29.10.2011/28.11.2011
    Date of Commencement of examination and its duration: 12.02.2012


    I have attached the syllabus for CDS exam so please check it out.
    Attached Files

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    sujukisamurainew
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS while in second year engineering of computer science stream?

    You have to complete your Graduate degree course in any discipline form a recognised university, Final year Graduate candidates are also apply for CDS Examination.For Naval and Air Force Academy : You have to complete your Engineering graduate degree course or B.sc Course and Study Maths and Physics in your 12Th examination as well as in Graduation.
    Age Eligiblity Criteria :
    For IMA : Age should between 19 To 24 Years
    For OTA : Age should between 19 To 25 Years
    For Naval Academy : Age should between 19 To 22 Years For Air-Force Academy : Age should between 19 To 23 Years.

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    ashok.ch
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    Re: Can I apply for CDS while in second year engineering of computer science stream?

    Now,you are not eligible for CDS exam.To eligible for CDS exam,you should have completed or appearing for final exam of graduation degree in engineering or any other stream from a recognized university and your age should be 19 to 22 years.

    CDS exam is conducted by Union Public Service Commission every year twice to take qualified students into different defense service.

    CDS exam notification will release in the month of October and June every year and exam will held on February and September month every year respectively.

    See this attachment for more details.
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