UPSC CDS-II Recruitment 2021: 339 Posts – Check Exam Date, Vacancy, Eligibility

Union Public Service Commission has released the UPSC CDS-II Recruitment 2021 notification on 04/08/2021. Notification is out for 339 Vacancies for Combined Defence Services-II Examination. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online from 04/08/2021 to 24/08/2021. Candidates can view the post details, vacancy details, eligibility criteria, selection process, applying method, fee structure and important dates on this page.

Name of the Post: Combined Defence Services Examination – II

Post Date: 04/08/2021

No of Vacancies: 339

Place: Across India

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Important Dates for UPSC CDS-II Recruitment:

Start Date of Online Application 04/08/2021
Last Date of Online Application 24/08/2021 till 6:00 PM
Online Applications can be withdrawn 31/08/2021 to 06/09/2021 till 6:00 PM
Last Date for Online Fee Payment 24/08/2021 (6:00 PM)
Last Date for Fee Payment by Cash 23/08/2021 (11:59 PM)
Exam Date 14/11/2021

Vacancy Details of UPSC CDS-II Recruitment:

S. No Name of the Course No. of Posts
1 Indian Military Academy, Dehradun -153rd (DE) Course commencing in July, 2022[including 13 vacancies reserved for NCC `C’ Certificate (Army Wing) holders] 100
2 Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala – Course commencing in July, 2022 Executive Branch (General Service)/Hydro [including 03 vacancies for NCC ‘C’ Certificate (Naval Wing through NCC Special Entry ) holders ] 22
3 Air Force Academy, Hyderabad – (Pre-Flying) Training Course commencing in July, 2022 i.e. No. 212 F(P) Course [including 03 vacancies are reserved for NCC `C’ Certificate (Air Wing) holders through NCC Spl. Entry] 32
4 Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai (Madras)116th SSC (Men) (NT) (UPSC) Course commencing in October, 2022 169
5 Officers Training Academy, Chennai (Madras) 30th SSC Women (NT) (UPSC) Course commencing in October, 2022 16
6 Total 339

Pay Scale:

S. No Rank Pay Scale
1 Lieutenant 56,100 -1,77,500
2 Captain 61,300- 1,93,900
3 Major 69,400 – 2,07,200
4 Lieutenant Colonel 1,21,200 – 2,12,400
5 Colonel 1,30,600-2, 15,900
6 Brigadier 1,39,600-2,17,600
7 Major General 1,44,200-2,18,200
8 Lieutenant General HAG Scale 182200 – 224100
9 HAG+Scale 2,05,400 – 2,24,400
10 VCOAS / Army Cdr / Lieutenant General (NFSG) 2,25,000
11 COAS 2,50,000
12 Military Service Pay (MSP) to the officers from the rank of
Lieutenant to Brigadier
13 Stipend to Gentlemen or Lady Cadets during the entire duration of training in Service academies i.e. during training period at IMA and OTA. 56,100

Age limit (as on 01/07/2022):

  • IMA & Indian Naval Academy: Candidates born not earlier than 2nd July, 1998 and not later than 1st July, 2003.
  • Air Force Academy: 20 to 24 Years (Candidates born not earlier than 02/07/1998 and not later than 01/07/2002.

S. No Minimum Age Limit
Maximum Age Limit
1 20 Years 24 years

Age Relaxation:

  • Age relaxation is applicable as per rules.

Educational Qualification:

  • I.M.A. and Officers Training Academy, Chennai: Candidates should have completed a Degree from a recognized University or equivalent.
  • Indian Naval Academy: Candidates should hold a Degree in Engineering from a recognized University / Institution.
  • Air Force Academy: Candidates should hold a Degree from a recognized University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.

Selection Process:

The selection will be based on

  1. Written Exam
  2. Interview

Application Fee:

Candidates should pay using net banking or in any Branch of SBI by cash.

S. No Category Application Fees
1 UR / OBC / Other 200/-
2 SC / ST / Female Nil

How to Apply for UPSC CDS Recruitment:

  • Candidates should apply online by visiting the official website of UPSC
  • Candidates should have a valid email-id and mobile number for registration.
  • Complete the part-I and Part-II registration.
  • Candidates must upload all the required documents.
  • The Online Applications can be filled up from 04/08/2021 to 24/08/2021 till 6:00 PM.
  • Candidates can pay either by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by cash or by using net banking facility of SBI.
  • After submitting the Online Application, the candidates are required to take out a print out of the finally submitted application.
  • The online Applications can be withdrawn from 24/11/2020 to 30/11/2020 till 6:00 PM.

Important Links for UPSC CDS Recruitment:

To Apply Online Click here
For Official Website Click here
For Official Notification Click here

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