UPSC CDS I Final Result 2022 Out: List of Toppers, How to Download, and What To Do Next

UPSC has declared the final result of the CDS Exam (I) 2022, on its official website at As per the result, 164 candidates (104 + 46 + 14) have been shortlisted for 154 vacancies (100 + 22 + 32) in the 3 wings of the Indian Armed Forces namely the Indian Army, Indian Navy, and Indian Air Force.


The CDS 2022 Result has come in the form of a list of Roll Numbers of shortlisted candidates. We will provide you with the list of toppers along with the direct link to download the CDS 2022 Result.

UPSC CDS I Final Result 2022 Out

If all goes well for these shortlisted candidates, they will head for mandatory training in respective academies of armed forces: Indian Military Academy (Dehradun), Indian Naval Academy (Ezhimala, Kerala), and Air Force Academy (Hyderabad).

It's only after the successful completion of training that these candidates can be commissioned into the armed wing of their choosing.

For those wondering about the mismatch in the seat matrix, know that some candidates' names appear more than once in the list of selected candidates. Be very mindful that the given list is still provisional and subject to Medical and Document Verification.

If the shortlisted candidates fail to clear the Medical and Document Verification rounds, their candidature will be cancelled.

The CDS Exam (I) 2022 was conducted by the UPSC in April 2022 followed by SSB Interview. The result has been prepared based on the merit list after both these rounds.

Just so you know, 2612, 933 and 616 candidates had cleared the written test for admission to the 154th (DE) batch of the Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Indian Air Force Academy, respectively.

My Name is on the list, what should I do now?

Candidates are requested to forward their certificates, in original, in support of Date of Birth/Educational qualification etc. claimed by them, along with attested photocopies to
Army Headquarters /Naval Headquarters /Air Headquarters, as per their first choice.

Break up of 154 Vacancies through CDS 2022 (I) Result

The number of vacancies is 100 for the Indian Military Academy which includes 13 vacancies reserved for NCC 'C' Certificates (Army Wing) holders

22 vacancies for the Indian Naval Academy (Ezhimala, Kerala) Executive Branch (General Service/Hydro) which includes

3 vacancies for NCC 'C' Certificate (Naval Wing through NCC Special Entry) holders.

32 vacancies for Indian Air Force Academy (Hyderabad) that includes 3 vacancies reserved for NCC 'C' Certificate (Air Wing)

holders through NCC Special Entry.

UPSC CDS I Final Result 2022 Out

List Of Toppers of UPSC CDS 2022 (I) Exam

Indian Military Academy

1. Tushar

2. Yash Malhan

3. Amit Prakash

4. Neeraj Kapri

5. Abhishek Agarwal

Indian Naval Academy

1. Aryan Vinayak Awasthi

2. Kshitij Sharma

3. Shaswat Tiwari

4. Aditya Ranjan Yadav

5. Tarun

Air Force Academy

1. Rajendra Singh Mahar

2. Ayush Saini

3. Shubham Kumar

4. Happy Singh

5. Pranav Kulkarni

How to download the UPSC CDS I Final Result 2022

Click on the official website link:

You will find the relevant result link on the homepage itself that reads, "Final Result: Combined Defence Services Examination (I), 2022."

Click on the result link and a UPSC CDS I Final Result 2022 will show up on the screen
Download, and take a printout of it for future reference.

Direct Link to Download UPSC CDS I Final Result 2022:

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