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UPSC CDS (II) 2014: Eligibility Criteria and Educational Qualification

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UPSC CDS (II) 2014: Eligibility Criteria

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is all set to conduct Combined Defence Services Examination (II) 2014 on Oct 26.

Eligibility Criteria to apply:
1. Nationality: A candidate must either be :

  • A Citizen of India
  • A subject of Bhutan
  • A subject of Nepal

2. A Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India.
3. A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka and East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia or Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
4. A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary, may be admitted to the examination provisionally subject to the necessary certificate being given to him/ her by the Govt. before declaration of result by UPSC.

How to apply for UPSC CDS (II) Exam 2014, click here.

Age Limits, Sex and Marital Status :
For IMA:
Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd July, 1991 and not later than 1st July, 1996 only are eligible.

For Indian Naval Academy:
Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd July, 1991 and not later than 1st July, 1996 only are eligible.

For Air Force Academy:
Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd July, 1992 and not later than 1st July, 1996 only are eligible.

For Officers' Training Academy (SSC Course for Men):
Male candidates (married or unmarried) born not earlier than 2nd July, 1990 and not later than 1st July, 1996 only are eligible.

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 been born not earlier than 2nd July, 1990 and not later than 1st July, 1996.

Educational Qualifications:
For I.M.A. and Officers' Training Academy - Degree of a recognised University or equivalent.

For Indian Naval Academy - Degree in Engineering.

For Air Force Academy - Degree of a recognised University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering. Graduates with first choice as Army/Navy/Air Force are to submit proof of graduation provisional certificates on the date of commencement of the SSB Interview at the SSB. Candidates who are studying in the final year Degree course and have yet to pass the final year degree examination can also apply but they will be required to submit proof of passing the degree examination to reach the Army HQ/Rtg. CDSE Entry, West Block III, R.K. Puram, New Delhi-110066 in case of IMA/SSC first choice candidates and Naval HQ "DMPR", (OI & R Section) Room No. 204, ‘C' Wing, Sena Bhawan, New Delhi-110011 in case of Navy first choice candidates and PO3(A)/Air Headquarters,‘J' Block, Room No. 17, Opp. Vayu Bhawan, Motilal Nehru Marg, New Delhi-110011 in case of Air Force first choice candidates by the following dates failing which their candidature will stand cancelled:
For admission to IMA, Indian Naval Academy and Air Force Academy on or before May 13, 2015.
For admission to Officer's Training Academy, Chennai on or before August 01, 2015.

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