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NDA vs CDS Officers: Know all the similarities & differences

22 hrs ago
Though both the NDA & CDS Exams are conducted by the Union Public Service Commission i.e. UPSC, there are many similarities and differences in the recruitment, training, salary, perks, promotion opportunities, etc. Besides the promotional avenues, salary is considered as the major differentiator between officers selected through NDA & CDS Exams.

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Best Books for CDS Exam

1 day ago
The UPSC is the body to conduct the CDS exam in India twice a year. A large number of aspirants appear in the CDS exam to enter the field of defence services in India. The CDS exam is a difficult one to crack if the candidate is unaware of the standard study material. The Papers in the CDS exam will be of graduation level except that of the elementary mathematics. The exam has the provision of negative marking and this makes the case difficult for the students to pass the exam with good marks. If preparation is done with dedication then the exam will be easy to crack.

CDS Exam (I) 2019 Eligibility, Exam Pattern and Detailed Syllabus

2 days ago
The UPSC is to conduct the CDS Exam (I) 2019 and many aspirants will appear in this exam to get selected for the defence services of India. The CDS Exam (I) 2019 consists of a written test and a personality cum intelligence test. The successful candidates are recommended for the selection. The syllabus of mathematics is of secondary level while that of GK and English will be of Graduation level. The exam has the provision of negative marking also.

UPSC CDS 1 Exam 2018 Final Result Declared, Check List 100 Candidates Selected

Nov 12, 2018
UPSC CDS 1 Exam 2018 Final Result: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declared the final result of Combined Defence Services Exam I 2018. As per the result notification, total 100 candidates have been selected for admission to the 146th Course of Indian Military Academy, Dehradun; Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala, Kerala and Air Force Academy, Hyderabad (Pre-Flying) Training Course i.e. No. 205 F (P) Course.

UPSC CDS 1 Exam 2019 Notification released, Online Applicaiton Started

Oct 31, 2018
UPSC CDS 1 Exam 2019 Notification & Online Application: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the official notification of Combined Defence Service (CDS) I 2019 on 31 October 2018. The candidates willing to apply for CDS Exam 2019 can now apply for the post through the official site of UPSC at upsc.gov.in.

UPSC CDS 2 Admit Card 2018 Released, Exam on 18 November at 41 Centres

Oct 26, 2018
UPSC CDS 2 Admit Card 2018: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has issued the admit card for Combined Defence Services Examination II 2018. Candidates can download their admit card through the official website, i.e. upsconline.nic.in, from 25 October to 18 November 2018.

CDS (II) 2017 SSB Interview: Important Topics for Group Discussion

Feb 1, 2018
For the benefit of the candidates who are going to appear for the SSB Interview, Jagran Josh is providing a list of important topics for the Group Discussion. The topics cover important issues of economy, society, India-world relations, defence and security, government policies, etc.

CDS (II) 2017 Recruitment: Interesting Facts about SSB Selection Centres

Jan 24, 2018
As the candidates are gearing up for the SSB Interview, Jagran Josh is providing interesting details about the four selections centres viz., Bhopal, Allahabad, Bengaluru and Kapurthala.

Difference between salary of NDA & CDS Officers

Jan 17, 2018
Though both the NDA & CDS exams are conducted by the UPSC, the pay and allowances offered to the officers differ significantly. For the benefit of aspirants, Jagran Josh is providing a comparative analysis of pay and allowances of officers selected through NDA & CDS Exams.

CDS (I) 2018 Exam: Preparation strategy for last 20 days

Jan 11, 2018
For the benefit of CDS (I) 2018 Exam aspirants, Jagran Josh is providing some useful tips and strategies that will help in managing the examination pressure in the coming twenty days and utilize the remaining time in an efficient manner.

CDS (II) 2017 SSB Interview: List of items to be carried by candidates

Jan 10, 2018
For the benefit of the candidates who are going to appear for the SSB Interview, the Indian Army has provided a check-list for the candidates. The list consists of necessary items that must be carried along while reporting for the SSB interview at the designated selection centres.

CDS (II) 2017 Exam Results Declared; Answers to SSB Interview FAQs

Jan 8, 2018
The answers to the frequently asked questions will help the CDS aspirants to prepare for the SSB Interview. The questions are related to travelling allowance, candidate’s stay, mobile phones, postponing the SSB interview, Aadhaar enrollment, etc.

UPSC CDS-II Exam 2017: Written Result Declared; Check @upsc.gov.in

Jan 2, 2018
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declared the written result of Combined Defence Services Examination-II. The candidates can check their result on the official site.

IMA Passing Out Parade 2017: Sword of Honour for Lt. Chandrakant Acharya

Dec 11, 2017
On 9 December 2017, the historic Chetwode Drill Square at the Indian Military Academy (IMA) in Dehradun witnessed the passing out parade of 487 Gentleman Cadets, including 78 Foreign Gentleman Cadets from seven friendly foreign countries.

Training & Commissioning Procedure of Officers selected through CDS Exam

Dec 1, 2017
Here, we provide complete details related to the training and commissioning of officers selected through the CDS Exam.

NDA & NA (II) 2017 SSB Interview: Important Topics for Group Discussion

Nov 13, 2017
As part of the Group Discussion, the candidates are given two topics to discuss. The topics cover important social issue and current event and 20 minutes allotted to each topic.

UPSC CDS II 2017 Admit Card Available; Download @upsc.gov.in

Oct 31, 2017
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the e-admit card for Combined Defence Services Examination (II), 2017. The candidates who will appear in the written examination can download the e-admit card from the official site of UPSC.

UPSC CDS II Examination 2017 Application Process Ends Today; Apply before 6 PM

Sep 8, 2017
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will close down the application form of Combined Defence Service (II) Examination today at 6 pm (evening). Candidates who want to be a part of the Defence Services of the country need to apply before the time is out by visiting the official site of UPSC.

CDS (II) 2017 Exam: Preparation Tips & Strategies

Sep 4, 2017
The notification for the CDS (II) 2017 Exam was released. The tips given here will help candidates in clearing the written exam.

UPSC CDS (II) Exam 2016: Final Result Declared; Check @upsc.gov.in

Aug 28, 2017
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declared the final result of Combined Defence Service (II) (Officers Training Academy Course) 2016. The appeared candidates can check the details and their result by visiting the official site of UPSC at upsc.gov.in.

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