UPSC Combined Defence Service Exam II Recruitment 2024: Apply Online for 459 Posts

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced the recruitment for the Combined Defence Service Exam II (CDS II) for the year 2024. Interested candidates can apply online from May 15, 2024, to June 4, 2024. Below, you will find all the essential information, including important dates, application fees, eligibility criteria, and how to apply online.

Important Dates

Application Start Date15/05/2024
Last Date to Apply Online04/06/2024
Last Date for Part II04/06/2024
Complete Form Submission Date04/06/2024
Correction Window05-11 June 2024
Exam Date01/09/2024
Admit Card AvailabilityBefore Exam

Application Fee

General / OBC / EWS200/-
SC / ST / Female0/-
Payment MethodsDebit Card / Credit Card / Net Banking / E Challan

Eligibility Criteria

  • Indian Military Academy (IMA) & Officers Training Academy (OTA): Bachelor Degree in Any Stream.
  • Naval Academy: Bachelor Degree in Engineering.
  • Air Force Academy: Bachelor Degree in Any Stream with Physics & Math at 10+2 Level.

Age Limit (as on 01/07/2025)

Minimum Age20 Years
Maximum Age24 Years
Age RelaxationAs per Rules

Vacancy Details

Post NameTotal Posts
Indian Military Academy (IMA)100
Indian Naval Academy32
Air Force Academy32
Officers Training Academy (OTA)295
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How to Apply Online for CDS II Exam 2024

  1. Photo Instruction: The photo should not be older than 10 days with the candidate’s name and date of the photo.
  2. One Time Registration (OTR): Candidates must have OTR to apply. New candidates should register for OTR first.
  3. Documentation: Gather all necessary documents including eligibility proofs, ID, address details, and scanned documents like photo, signature, and ID proof.
  4. Form Submission: Preview and verify all details before final submission. Ensure the application fee is paid, if required, as unpaid applications will be incomplete.
  5. Print Out: Take a printout of the final submitted form for future reference.

Important Links

Apply OnlineClick Here
For OTR RegistrationUPSC OTR Registration 2024
Download SyllabusClick Here
Download NotificationClick Here
Official WebsiteUPSC Official Website
New Sarkari Result

Interested candidates should read the full notification before applying online. Ensure all steps are carefully followed to avoid any issues with the application process.

Stay updated and best of luck with your application!