On December 21, 2022, UPSC made the official announcement for the CDS 1 2023 examination. The CDS Exam is held twice a year by UPSC. Candidates who want to join the Indian Armed Forces must pass the CDS exam. United Defence Service, also known as CDS, recruits personnel for the Indian armed forces. For recruitment into the Indian Army, Air Force, and Water Force, UPSC conducts a Combined Defense Service Examination.
For CDS recruitment, UPSC conducts written tests and interviews. The successful candidates are then sent to the Indian Military Academy in Dehradun, the Indian Naval Academy in Goa, the Air Force Academy in Hyderabad, and the Officer Training Academy (Chennai). The job of UPSC is to plan the test and find applicants for the academies.
|CDS 1 2023|
|Organization||Union Public Service Commission|
|Exam Name||CDS 1 2023|
|CDS 1 2023 Notification||21st December 2022|
|CDS Online Registration||21st December 2022|
|Selection Process||Written Test- Interview- Medical Examination|
CDS 1 2023: Important Dates
|Application Start Date||21st December 2022|
|Application Last Date||10th January 2023|
|Exam Date||16th April 2023|
CDS 1 2023: Vacancy
|Name||No. of Posts|
|Indian Military Academy, Dehradun||100|
|Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala||22|
|Air Force Academy, Hyderabad||32|
|Officers Training Academy, Chennai, (SSC Men)||170|
|Officers Training Academy, Chennai, (SSC Women)||17|
CDS 2023: Educational Qualifications
|Indian Military Academy||Graduation Degree|
|Indian Naval Academy||B.E/B.Tech (10+2 with Physics & Maths)|
|Air Force Academy||Graduation, B.E/B.Tech (10+2 with Physics & Maths)|
|Officers’ Training Academy (Men)||Graduation Degree|
|Officers’ Training Academy (Women)||Graduation Degree|
CDS 2023: Age Limit
|Indian Military Academy||19-24 Years|
|Indian Naval Academy||19-24 Years|
|Air Force Academy||20-24 Years|
|Officers’ Training Academy (Men)||19-25 Years|
|Officers’ Training Academy (Women)||19-25 Years|
CDS 2023: How to apply?
- Visit the upsc.gov.in or upsconline.nic.in
- The UPSC CDS 1 2023 link can be selected.
- Enter your contact information in section I of the registration.
- Fill out part II’s payment information and exam centre selection, upload a photo, and sign the required fields.
- Save it, submit it, and print it out for future use.