UPSC CDS (I) 2024

Union Public Service Commission CDS (I) 2024 Online Application Link will be live on December 20, 2023.

Make Sure

Candidates ensure their eligibility criteria (Check slides 5 & 6) for the CDS Examination before they start applying.

Closing Date

Its application will be available online at, and its closing date is January 9, 2024.

Exam Centres

The commission will conduct its entrance test on 21 April 2024 at the authorised centres in 77 cities.

Age (Born between)

IMA/INA: 2 Jan 2001 to 1 Jan 2006 Airforce : 20 to 24 Years OTA: 2nd Jan 2000 to 1st Jan 2006


IMA: Degree From a Recognised University INA: Degree In Engineering Airforce: Degree with PCM or B.E Degree

Application Fee

During the form submission, you need to pay a fee of Rs 200/- (Exempted for Female and SC/ST Candidates)

Withdrawal of application

You can also withdraw your application after seven days of application closure. Selection Scheme

Selection Process

Your selection will be decided based on the written examination and interview. Exam Scheme in next slide

Exam Scheme

The written Exam will comprise three papers (two for OTA), with 100 marks each, for 2 hours (each paper).

More Details

Examination syllabus details and other information will be shared in the official notification.

Contact Details

You can contact the officials at their helpline number for any guidance or queries. 011-23385271/011-23381125/011-23098543

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