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About CDS Written Exam Coaching

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The “Combined Defence Services” (CDS) Examination is conducted twice a year by the Union Public Service Commission for recruitment into the Indian Military Academy, Officers Training Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Indian Air Force Academy. The Notification for the examination is usually released in the months of October and June, and the examinations are conducted in February and November respectively. Only unmarried graduates are eligible to sit for the exam. Successful candidates are admitted into the respective Academies after an interview conducted by the Services Selection Board (SSB).

WHAT IS CDS?

The CDS Written Examination is conducted by UPSC twice every year for graduates to fill the vacancies of the following institutions of the Indian Armed Forces.

  • Indian Military Academy (IMA) ; Dehradun
  • Indian Naval Academy; Ezhimala
  • Air Force Academy; Hyderabad
  • Officers Training Academy (OTA); Chennai. For both Men and Women

HOW TO APPLY FOR CDS

The Notification for the CDS written exam is issued in the months of November and July. UPSC holds the exam in the months of Feb and October. Students can apply for the CDS and OTA written examination online only on UPSC website.

USEFUL INFORMATION

Examination Details

EXAM-CDS(I & II)
  • Forms- October & June
  • Exam-February & November
  • Age Limit 19 to 25 yrs
EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION
  • For Indian Military Academy/Officers’ Training Academy: Degree from a recognized university or equivalent
  • For Indian Naval Academy: Degree in Engineering from a recognized University/Institution
  • For Air Force Academy: Degree of a recognized University with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level or Bachelor of Engineering
MODE OF SELECTION
  • Written Examination by UPSC
  • SSB Interview

Age Limits, Sex And Marital Status

  1. I) For IMA – Unmarried male candidates with age between 19 to 24 years only are eligible
  2. II) For Indian Naval Academy – Unmarried male candidates with age between 19 to 22 years only are eligible
  3. III) For Air Force Academy – 19 to 23 years (Upper age limit for candidates holding valid and current Commercial Pilot Licence issued by DGCA (India) is relaxable upto 26 years.) only are eligible
  4. IV) For Officers’ Training Academy – (SSC Course for men) Male candidates (married or unmarried) having age between 19 to 25 years only are eligible
  5. V) For Officers’ Training Academy – (SSC Women Non-Technical Course) Unmarried women, issueless widows who have not remarried and issueless divorcees (in possession of divorce documents) who have not remarried are eligible; they should have age between 19 to 25 years

CDS Examination Centers

  • ALLAHABAD
  • AHMEDABAD
  • AIZWAL
  • AGARTALA
  • BANGALORE
  • BARIEILLY
  • BHOPAL
  • CHANDIGARH
  • CHENNAI
  • CUTTACK
  • DEHRADUN
  • DELHI
  • DHARWAR
  • DISPUR
  • GANGTOK
  • HYDERABAD
  • IMPHAL
  • ITA NAGAR
  • JAIPUR
  • JAMMU
  • JORHAT
  • KOCHI
  • KOHIMA
  • KOLKATA
  • LUCKNOW
  • MADURAI
  • MUMBAI
  • NAGPUR
  • PANAJI (GOA)
  • CHANDIGARH
  • PORT BLAIR
  • RAIPUR
  • RANCHI
  • SAMBALPUR
  • SHILLONG
  • SHIMLA
  • SRINAGAR
  • THIRUVANANTHAPURAM
  • TIRUPATI
  • UDAIPUR
  • VISHAKHAPATNAM

Paper Pattern

A). For Admission In Indian Military Academy, Indian Navy Academy And Air Force Academy:

Subject Duration Max. Marks Questions
Mathematics 120 Minutes (2 hours) 100 100
General Knowledge 120 Minutes (2 hours) 100 120
English 2 Hrs 30 Mins 100 120
Total --- 300 ---

B). For Admission In Officers Training Academy:

Subject Duration Max. Marks Questions
Mathematics 120 Minutes (2 hours) 100 100
General Knowledge 120 Minutes (2 hours) 100 120
English 2 Hrs 30 Mins 100 120
Total --- 300 ---

Topic Coverd

PAPER-I (ENGLISH) TOPICS COVERED PAPER-II (MATHS) TOPICS COVERED PAPER-III (GENERAL KNOWELDGE) TOPICS COVERED
  • Fill in the blanks questions
  • Sentence Correction questions
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Finding errors and omissions etc
  • Arithmetic
  • Geometry
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Mensuration
  • Statistics
  • Current Affairs of last 6 months
  • Indian Economy
  • Indian Politics
  • History
  • Geography
  • Sports
  • Banking sector
  • Awards & Honors Sports,
  • Finance Agriculture
  • Books & Their Authors

Cut Off

Courses Minimum qualifying marks in each Subject Minimum aggregate marks of last qualified candidate Marks of last recommended candidate
IMA 20 marks (i.e. 20%) 105 marks (i.e. 35%) 227
INA 20 marks (i.e. 20%) 90 marks (i.e. 30%) 225
AFA 20 marks (i.e. 20%) 135 marks (i.e. 45%) 258
OTA (Men) 20 marks (i.e. 20%) 72 marks (i.e. 36%) 157
OTA (Women) 20 marks (i.e. 20%) 72 marks (i.e. 36%) 159

AGNI

Daily Physical Training Class is organized by Physical Trainers

Regular Spoken English Classes also run in this course

Duration Course Name/Code Period
6 Month
One Attempt
Agni - I Apr. - Sep.
Sep. - Apr.
1 Year
Two Attempt
Agni - II Apr. - Apr.
Sep. - Sep.

NOTE:

For SSB Interview separate batches should be joined.

WRITTEN COURSE

  • Jhunjhunu Defence Academy offers coaching for the UPSC CDS written examination. The faculty at JDA is tremendously accomplished and highly qualified in successfully coaching students for CDS examination.
  • The guidelines of distinction followed by Jhunjhunu Defence Academy assures that each student who opts for training of written examination with us,endures assurance and he would be thoroughly groomed for the exam.
  • Not only do we cover the entire syllabus subject after subject as per UPSC guidelines, we also prepare our students with mock tests, previous year question papers practice and doubt clearing sessions which are conducted each week to counsel each student’s development.
  • Mock test/Monthly test results are also examined to submit the weak points of the aspirants. This gives students a sense of indulgence about the possible paper pattern and the level of difficulty of questions that will give them the right approach towards their examination, manage time efficiently and to eventually get the best possible results.
  • Students can learn here many tricks, shortcuts and quick and accurate answers through their time in the course. Apart from this, we provide extensively researched study material which helps students to easily access, organise and systematically approach the vast syllabus.

CORRESPONDENCE COURSE

  • Our original study material made by our own publication solely focuses on UPSC and other defence examinations.
  • Latest trend analysis and overall updated questions that have the maximum chance of coming in examinations are given more focus to build confidence and support among students.
  • We compile our study material by analyzing the question papers of last few years and by keeping in mind the present trend involving Combined Defence Services Examination (CDS).

About Us

Jhunjhunu Defence Academy specializes in imparting training for SSB interviews for Army, Navy and Air Force Selection Boards for NDA, CDS, OTA, SSC, NA, AFCAT, JAG, TES, UES, TGC.

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