UPSC Combined Defence Services (C.D.S) 2018 Important Dates Announced

Published on : 7th June 2017    Author : Tanvi Mittal
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The Union Public Service Commission has published the official notification for the Combined Defence Services (C.D.S.) Exam both I and II. The exam is conducted for recruitment for various posts in the Indian Military Academy, Air Force Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Officers Training Academy.

UPSC C.D.S. 2018 Important Dates

Exam Events

Important Dates

Notification of C.D.S. Examination (I)

08 November, 2017

Last date for receipt of Applications

04 December, 2017

Date of commencement of C.D.S. (I) Examination

04 February, 2018 (Sunday)

Notification of C.D.S. Examination (II)

08 August, 2018

Last date for receipt of Applications

03 September, 2018

Date of commencement of C.D.S. (II) Examination

18 November, 2018 (Sunday)

The exam is conducted twice a year and those who qualify the written exam have to appear in the SSB (Services Selection Board) interview process for the final selection.

Read complete details about the UPSC C.D.S. exam here -

About the Author: Tanvi Mittal

Former content manager at one of the country’s leading dailies, Tanvi Mittal specialises in academic writing. With two decades of experience and expertise in writing, she is the spearhead of Exams Planner’s content team. Commitment to brilliance and dedication to writing, strategizing and doing extensive research are her biggest passions. With only objective to provide high quality and researched based content, Tanvi constantly thrives to make a difference with her knowledge.

When not working for the betterment of students, she loves to cook and dance. Also, a great orator, Tanvi has participated in several international conferences. She has got her writings published in many journals and penned numerous short stories for kids.

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