– UPSC Recruitment 2018 Apply Online for UPSC CDS 414 Vacancies

August 14, 2018 | Last Modified: August 14, 2018 at 10:15 am | Category: Govt. Application Forms, Uttar Pradesh

Union Public Service Commission released notification for UPSC CDS-II Exam 2018 on 8th August. The notification was released for 414 vacancies and the UPSC has opened the application window on its online services portal for candidates to apply for these vacancies upto 3rd September 2018, 6 PM. Candidates can download the UPSC notification 2018 from official website or can go further in this article for detailed information.All the candidates are advised to fill application form as soon as possible on at official website

Online application form for UPSC 2018 will start on 8th August and last date to fill online application form is 3rd September. Eligibility criteria, educational qualification, age limit, pay scale, UPSC has scheduled to organize the Combined Defence Services Examination 2018 or UPSC exam tentatively on November 18, 2018 to select candidates for the below mentioned courses.

Candidates are suggested to fill UPSC online form as soon as possible because the allotment of centres is based on ‘First-Come-First-Serve’ policy, if the capacity of a particular centre is attained, it will be frozen. The ceiling on capacity does not apply to Kolkata, Chennai, Dispur, Delhi and Nagpur centres. Notification detailed the breakdown of 414 vacancies. Air Force Academy, Indian Military Academy, Dehradun has 100 vacancies, Ezhimala has 45 vacancies, Indian Naval Academy, Hyderabad 32 and Officer’s Training Academy, Chennai, 225 for men and 12 for women.

UPSC Recruitment 2018 Online Application Form

Here we will show you all the procedures to fill UPSC online application form. The Step by step procedures are given below.

  • Applicant first needs to visit official website of Union Public Service Commission or directly click on this link
  • On the official website click on “Apply Online” option on the right side of the page.
  • UPSC Recruitment 2018-19

    UPSC Recruitment 2018-19

  • If you click direct link above mentioned, you will be redirected to notification page. Here click on registration option.
  • UPSC Registration 2018

    UPSC Registration 2018

  • After clicking on Registration, new screen will appear there read all information regarding to fill application form, and click on “Yes” button at bottom of the page.
  • You will see UPSC Online Application Form 2018 as shown in this picture below.
  • CDS Apply Online

    CDS Apply Online

  • On this application form fill all details and pay application fees online, in the end applicant can download or print the confirmation page for future reference.

UPSC CDS Vacancy Details 2018-19

Total Number of vacancies are 414, these are categorize in different-2 academies.The details of UPSC CDS jobs are as follows.

Sr No. Defence Academies Posts
1. Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala 45
2. Indian Military Academy, Dehradun 100
3. Air Force Academy, Hyderabad 32
4. Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai (Madras) 225
5. Officers Training Academy, Chennai 12
Total 414

CDS Vacancy Important Dates

Candidate should remember these important dates for filling CDS Application Online.
Date of Notification: 8th August 2018
Last Date for Receipt of Applications: 03rd September 2018
Date of Commencement of Exam: 18th November 2018 (Sunday)

UPSC CDS 2 Application Fee

Candidates are required to pay a fee of Rs. 200/- Excepting Female/SC/ST candidates who are exempted from payment of fee, either by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by cash, or by using net banking facility of SBI.

Eligibility criteria,education qualification and age limit

  • Candidates for IMA and Officer’s Academy should have graduation degree from a recognized university.
  • For INA, candidate should have an engineering degree.
  • Air Force Academy (AFA) requires the candidate should be graduated with an education on physics and mathematics until class 12th or an engineering degree.
  • Age Limit

  • For IMA-Unmarried male candidates age should be 18 and 23.
  • For Indian Naval Academy-Unmarried male candidates who lies between 18 and 23 age are eligible to apply.
  • For Air Force Academy—Age should be 20 to 24 years.

Note:Upper age relaxation is applicable according to the UPSC rules.


For more details applicant can read or download the UPSC official notification. You can find all the details regarding application process, eligibility criteria, selection process etc. in detail. Click on below to download the official notification.
UPSC CDS 2 2018 Official Notification.
UPSC Helpline Number: 011-23098543 / 23385271 / 23381125 / 23098591

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