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    Is there any age relaxation for women aspirants in CDS exam?

    Sir/Madam
    what is the age limits for women to enter in cds exam and is there any relaxation given to them?reply




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    Rahul k
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    Re: Is there any age relaxation for women aspirants in CDS exam?

    CDS stands for Combined Defence services examination and this examination is conducted by UPSC Every year and to apply for this examination you have to complete your Graduate degree course from a recognised University, Final year appearing candidates are also apply for CDS Examination.

    UPSC is very Strict about their rules and there is no age relaxation is applicable for any candidates.

    This examination is Conducted by UPSC, Twice in a year and to apply for this examination you have to complete your Graduate degree course from a recognised University.

    This examination is Conducted for the Recruitment of these 4 Academy and those who cracked this examination are eligible to go for Training in these Institutes.

    >> Indian Military Academy (IMA)
    >> Officers Training Academy
    >> Naval Academy
    >> Air force Academy

    If you are Girl, then you are eligible to apply for Officer Training Academy of CDS.

    To apply for this post your age should between 19 to 25 years, No upper age relaxation is applicable for any candidates.

    You must be in good physical and mental health and free from any disease.

    The minimum acceptable height for male candidates is 157.5 cms. (157 cms for Navy and 162.5 cms for Air Force). For Women candidates minimum acceptable height is 152 cms.

    The selection is based on written test, medical test and Personal Interview.

    But firstly you have to cracked the Written examination, The Written examination is Descriptive and you have to cracked these papers, only then you are eligible to apply for SSB Interview.

    For Officers' Training Academy:
    --------------------------------

    You have to cracked these 2 papers in OTA Examination and each paper will be of 100 Marks marks Each and 2 Hours Duration.

    >> English
    >> General Knowledge

    Those who cracked this examination, then after UPSC will declare a qualified list of candidates based on the written exam, The selected candidates will appear before a Services Selection Board for Intelligence and Personality Test. The total maximum marks for the interview will be 200 for OTA.

    The final selection for admission will be made in order of merit depending on the number of vacancies in each Academy.

    So, This year CDS (I) Examination Notification was already declared and the last date of apply for CDS Examination was already Over.

    If you are Interested then please wait for CDS (II) Examination Notification and then fill the application form Online, There is no offline Application form Facility to apply for CDS Examination. So Please wait and then fill the application form Online and for more information check official website :






    http://upsc.gov.in




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    Re: Is there any age relaxation for women aspirants in CDS exam?




    Hi dude,

    CDS stands for Combine Defence Service examination.The exam is conducted by UPSC and it is done twice in a year.

    The education criteria for CDS exam is mentioned below:

    For Military and Officers training academy:A degree from a recognized university is needed.

    For Indian Naval Academy: A degree in the field of engineering is needed.

    For Air force academy: A degree from a recognized university with physics and maths at 10 and 12 level or a B.E degree is needed.

    Eligibility criteria:

    For Indian Military academy: Only male unmarried candidates with 19-24 years of age are eligible.

    For Naval academy: Only male unmarried candidates with 19-22 years of age are eligible.

    For Air force academy: Only male unmarried candidates with 19-23 years of age are eligible.

    For Officer's training academy: Unmarried or married male candidates with 19-25 years of age are eligible.

    As you have asked about Girls in CDS exam:-

    Girls are Eligible for CDS Exam ,But You will be Eligible for Only Officers Training Academy.

    For Officer Training Academy : Unmarried women,Issue less widow who not Remarried are Eligible and You must have born not earlier than 2nd July,1987 and not later than 1st July,1993.
    The candidate should have a graduate degree from a Recognized University.

    ALL THE BEST !!!

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    Re: Is there any age relaxation for women aspirants in CDS exam?

    hi,
    CDS exams are conducted by UPSC and that too twice in a year.

    1] First notification can be between August-March
    2] Second notification can be between February and August

    The Age Limit are as follows

    For Indian Military Academy - > 19-24 Years

    For Air Force Academy - > 19-23 Years

    For Naval Academy -> 19-22 Years

    For Officers Training Academy 19-25 Years

    best of luck!

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    pradeepdeshwal3626
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    Re: Is there any age relaxation for women aspirants in CDS exam?

    FRIEND,



    CDS stands for COMBINED DEFENCE SERVICES EXAMINATION and this exam is conducted for the selection of candidates for the Different Military academies of country and they are:

    The Academies for which the exam is conducted is:


    * Indian Military Academy (IMA), Dehradun
    * Naval Academy, Goa
    * Air Force Academy, Begumpet, Hyderabad
    * Officers Training Academy (OTA), Chennai

    Girls can join OTA,AFA,NA academies but they cannot join INDIAN MILITARY ACADEMY.

    Both Girls and Men are eligible to apply for the CDSE examinations.


    THE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR THE EXAM IS:

    1)You must be a citizen of INDIA.

    2)You must be a graduate or in the Final year of graduation from any recognized University.

    3)Your age must be between:

    * For Naval Academy: Unmarried male candidates between 19-22 years on 1st January or 1st July of the examination year.

    * For Air Force Academy: Unmarried male candidates between 19-23 years on 1st January or 1st July of the examination year.

    * For Officers Training Academy(OTA): Male candidates (married or unmarried) between 19-25 years on 1st January or 1st July examination year.

    4)You must be physically fit.

    THE SCHEME OF EXAMINATION:
    • English 100 marks
    • General Knowledge 100 Marks
    • Elementary Mathematics 100 Marks

    ->Elementary mathematics is not for the OTA students.

    The IMPORTANT DATES OF THE EXAM ARE:

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

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

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

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

    There is no relaxation in age for the women aspirants in the CDSE.

    GOOD LUCK.

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    Re: Is there any age relaxation for women aspirants in CDS exam?

    The eligibility for CDS is as follows:

    EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
    -For Indian Military Academy/Officers Training Academy: Degree from a recognized university.
    -For Indian Naval Academy : Degree in Engineering.
    -For Air Force Academy: Degree from a recognized university with physics and maths/B.E

    AGE LIMIT
    -Indian Military Academy: 19-24yrs.
    -Naval Academy: 19-22yrs.
    -Air Force Academy: 19-23yrs.
    -Officers Training Academy: 19-25yrs.

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    Thumbs up No.There is no such relaxation....

    Dear friend.

    Combined Defence services exam is a national level exam conducted for the Indian natonals to enter in to the Indian defence services.
    Sorry to tell you but there is no age relaxation for the women to enter the ssc non technical entry in to the Indian military Academy.


    To be eligible for the Officers Training Academy non technical entry for women you have to be an unmarried or non remarried widow/divorcee with relevant documents inhand. lso you have to be 19 to 23 years of age. There is no age relaxation even for the reserved category candidates. You have to be an Indian national or a refugee from bhutan/nepal/bangladesh/pakistan with an intension of permanantly settling in India. you have to be a graduate in any discipline of education with minimum percentage of passing.
    You being female cant go for the Indian army, naval or the air force wing as only the men can enter in to these wings through the CDS exam...

    The exam pattern is as follows:




    Good luck
    ::Haider khan::

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    Re: Is there any age relaxation for women aspirants in CDS exam?

    Yes, you can apply for OTA if you are a girl candidate.

    OTA is a part of CDS exams and can be written by male or female.

    CDSE - Combined Defense Service Exam

    The CDSE is held 2times in every year
    CDS I
    CDS II

    Officer Training Academy(OTA) Exam:

    >> Your age should be in between 19 to 25 years
    >> You should have a bachelor's degree from a recognized university
    >> You should be unmarried male Or female

    Selection process :

    Written Test
    Intelligence & Personality test
    Medical test

    For OTA :

    All the two papers are of objective type containing;
    >> English
    >> General Knowledge

    Totally for 200 marks,each paper is of 100 marks.

    ii)Intelligence & Personality test :Generally here checks the Personality of the candidate,GD,group planning, physical fitness test, interview, small lectures on general issues & psychological tests. etc...

    iii)Medical test.
    After getting selected in interview ,the candidates are called for medical examination which is conducted by Military Hospitals.

    Pre-Commission training After getting final selected the candidates are called for Training.

    Exam pattern:



    CDS II Exam dates:

    The Date of exam: 18th sept'2012

    The Date of Notification: 30th April'2012

    The Last date of Applications: 30th May'2012

    How to apply for OTA?

    Application form details:

    Through ONLINE only

    1.Online Application form consists of 2 parts that have to filled in seperately.
    It can be filled at http://upsconline.nic.in/mainmenu2.php

    2.You are required to pay a fee of Rs. 100/-

    (Except Female/SC/ST candidates who are exempted from payment of fee)

    either by remitting the money in any branch of SBI by cash, or by using net banking
    facility of SBI or by using any Visa/Master Credit/Debit Card

    All the best

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    Re: Is there any age relaxation for women aspirants in CDS exam?

    hai dear...........
    CDS stands for Combine Defence Service examination.The exam is conducted by UPSC and it is done twice in a year.it is conducted every year two times......that is
    1] First notification can be between August-March
    2] Second notification can be between February and August

    The Age Limit are as follows

    For Indian Military Academy - > 19-24 Years

    For Air Force Academy - > 19-23 Years

    For Naval Academy -> 19-22 Years

    For Officers Training Academy 19-25 Years

    best of luck.........

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    Re: Is there any age relaxation for women aspirants in CDS exam?

    hii..

    CDS i.e. Combined Defence Servicavy. CDS if an defence service through this you can go into various defence wings & for this you will have to appear in CDS recruitment Exam conducted by UPSC every year by twice as CDS I & CDS II.

    ~CDS offers following following defence services->

    -Indian Military Academy(IMA)

    -Indian Naval Academy(INA)

    -Air Force Academy(AFA)

    -Officers Training Academy, OTA(only for women)

    AGE Limitation:

    -For Indian Military Academy - 19 to 24 Years.

    -For Indian Naval Academy - 19 to 22 Years.

    -For Air Force Academy - 19 to 23 Years.

    -For Officers Training Academy - 19 to 25 Years.

    and.....

    CDS II-Date

    -Date of Notification : 02/06/2012

    -Last Date of Submission of Application form : 02/07/2012

    -Commencement of Examination : 16/09/2012

    all the best....

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    Re: Is there any age relaxation for women aspirants in CDS exam?

    Hello Friend,



    CDS- Combined Defense Service

    CDS exam is conducted by the UPSC Twice a year.

    There Are 4 Academics As Fallows:

    >> Indian Military Academy (IMA)
    >> Naval Academy
    >> Air Force Academy
    >> Officers Training Academy (OTA)


    Required Eligibility Criteria:
    >>Only Um married male candidates are allowed to apply for Military Academy,Naval Academy,Air Force Academy.

    >>Minimum qualification required is graduation form a recognized university.

    Age Requirements:

    >>The Age should be between 19-25 years.


    Selection Procedure:

    Selection Procedure is based on

    *Written Test.

    *Interview


    >>You have to write written test to qualify.After qualifying in written test you have to attend for Interview.

    For More Information Regarding This Log On To Official Website
    http://www.upsc.gov.in/


    All The Best...

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    Re: Is there any age relaxation for women aspirants in CDS exam?

    cds exam are conducate by UPSC and Two time in a year

    the age limit as fellows


    for indian militry academy : 19-24 year

    for air force academy : 19-23 year

    for NAVAL academy 19-22 year

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    Re: Is there any age relaxation for women aspirants in CDS exam?



    To apply for this examination you have to complete your Graduate degree course from a recognized University, Final year appearing candidates are also apply for CDS Examination.

    This examination is Conducted by UPSC, Twice in a year. For this year CDS (I) Examination Notification was already declared and the last date of apply for this examination was already over.

    The Recruitment of examination will be based on these Academy :

    * IMA (Indian Military Academy) : You have to complete your Graduate degree course in any discipline from a recognized University and your age should between 19 to 24 Years.

    * For Naval Academy : You have to complete your Graduate degree course with Maths and Physics as a compulsory Subjects and your age should between 19 to 22 Years.

    * For Air Force Academy : You must have to complete your Graduate degree course with Maths and Physics as a compulsory subjects and your age should between 19 to 23 Years.

    * For OTA (Officers Training Academy) : You have to complete your Graduate degree course in any discipline from a recognized University and your age should between 19 to 25 years.

    Please apply for CDS Examination as per your Eligibility Criteria.

    The Notification of CDS (I) 2012 Notification was already Published and the last date of apply for this examination was already Over. So You cant fill the CDS Application form Online.

    So, Please wait for the CDS (II) Examination Notification and then fill the application form Online. But Before fill the Online application form You have to Remit The fees Online by any one of the Modes.

    How to Pay the CDS Examination Fees :

    The application fees of CDS Examination is Rs 100 and you have to pay the fees through :

    * Pay the fees by SBI Debit/Credit Card Online

    * Pay the fees through SBI Net Banking

    * Or Direct Submit fees in SBI Branches near by your area.

    After Pay the fees, You are eligible to fill Online application form of CDS, So, please wait for the Notification and then fill the application form Online.

    There is No Offline Facility from this year, So please fill the application form Online and if you need more Information then check official website : http://upsc.gov.in

    Good Luck . .

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    Re: Is there any age relaxation for women aspirants in CDS exam?



    There is no different age criteria for women in CDS exam.

    CDS means Combined Defence Service exam which is conduct twice time in a year through SSB.

    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.

    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

    PATTERN FOR CDS EXAM:





    BEST BOOKS FOR CDS EXAM





    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
    For more details about CDS exam please CLICK HERE

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