UPSC CDS 2 Exam 2019 Notification-Check Exam Date & Eligibility

UPSC CDS 2 Exam 2019 Notification Details (CDS 2 2019):-

UPSC CDS 2 Exam 2019 notification has been issued by the UPSC on June 12, 2019. According to the UPSC CDS 2 2019 Notification, the CDS exam application form has also been started from June 12, 2019. UPSC CDS 2 2019 Recruitment  for total 417 vacancies are invited for the in Indian Naval Academy, Air Force Academy, Officers Training Academy and Indian Military Academy.

In this article of UPSC Recruitment 2019 – CDS Exam II, here you read about -

i. UPSC CDS 2 Notification Details 2019,

ii. UPSC Online CDS Exam Date,

iii. CDS Exam Eligbility & Vacancies,

iv. CDS Exam Pattern,

v. UPSC CDS Syllabus.

CDS Exam ii 2019

UPSC Notification Details -UPSC CDS Exam II 2019

UPSC invited online application for Combined Defence Services Examination (II), 2019 Including Ssc Women (Non-Technical) Course.UPSC CDS Exam 2 2019 online application has started from 12 June 2019.Candidates who wants to applying for the CDS 2 2019 examination should ensure that they fulfil all the eligibility conditions for admission to the Examination.

Candidates are required to UPSC CDS 2 2019 apply online by using the website or by the direct link for UPSC CDS Exam application from which is given below.

The Online Applications for UPSC CDS 2 2019 Exam can be filled upto 8th July, 2019 till 6:00 PM. Also UPSC CDS Exam II 2019 online Applications can be withdrawn from 15.07.2019 to 22.07.2019 till 6.00 PM.

UPSC Recruitment 2019 – UPSC CDS 2 Exam Dates

CDS Exam Application Starts Form 12 June 2019
Application Last Date 08 July 2019
Last date to Pay CDS 2 Exam Fee 08 Junly 2019
CDS 2 Exam Date Available Soon
CDS 2 Admit Card 2019 Notified Soon

UPSC CDS Exam 2019 Online Fee

i. For General/OBC Candidates:Rs.200/-

ii. For SC/ST/Female:Rs.0/-

iii. Payment through Challan or Net banking, Debit Card, Credit Card.

UPSC Recruitment - CDS Exam 2019 Elgibility Criteria & Vacancies

Post Name

No. of  Vacancies

Age Limit


Indian Military Academy (IMA)


Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd July, 1996 and not later than 1st July, 2001

Degree of a recognised University or equivalent.

Indian Naval Academy (INA)


Degree in Engineering from a recognised University/Institution.

Air Force Academy


20 to 24 years as on 1st July, 2020 i.e. born not earlier than 2nd July, 1996 and not later than 1st July, 2000

Gradudation (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.

Officers’ Training Academy (Male)


Candidates born not earlier than 2nd July, 1995 and not later than 1st July, 2001

Passed or Appearing in Final year of Gradudation in any stream at any recognized university

Officers’ Training Academy (Women)


UPSC Online Application -UPSC CDS 2 2019

CDS Exam ii 2019 Application Form (Registration Here)
CDS Exam 2 2019 Fee Payment Here
Print UPSC CDS 2 Exam Form 2019
UPSC Notification 2019 - CDS 2 2019 Click Here
UPSC Online Click Here

UPSC Official Website Click Here

UPSC CDS 2 2019 Exam Pattern

Here you can check UPSC CDS 2 2019 Exam Pattern .According to the UPSC CDS Exam Pattern the maximum marks allotted to the written examination and to the interviews will be 300, 300, 300 and 200 each for admission to the IMA, INA, Air Force Academy and Officers’ Training Academy respectively.To check more details about CDS Exam Pattern.

(a) Written examination as shown below.

(b) Interview for intelligence and personality test (vide Part ‘B’ of this Appendix) of such candidates as may be called for interview at one of the Services Selection Centres.

CDS Exam Pattern for IMA, INA and Air Force Academy
Subject Duration Maximum Marks
English 2 Hours 100
General Knowledge 2 Hours 100
Elementary Mathematics 2 Hours 100
CDS Exam Pattern for Officers’ Training Academy
English 2 Hours 100
General Knowledge 2 hours 100

UPSC CDS Syllabus 2019

Standard of CDS Exam Syllabus 2019

The standard of the CDS Syllabus 2019 in Elementary Mathematics will be of Matriculation level. The standard of UPSC CDS Syllabus 2019 in other subjects will approximately be such as may be expected of a graduate of an Indian University.

UPSC CDS Syllabus ENGLISH (Code No. 01)

The question paper will be designed to test the candidates’ understanding of English and workmanlike use of words.

UPSC CDS Syllabus 2019 GENERAL KNOWLEDGE (Code No. 02)

General Knowledge including knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific subject.

The paper will also include questions on History of India and Geography of a nature which candidate should be able to answer without special study.

CDS Exam Syllabus 2019 ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS (Code No. 03)


Number System— Natural numbers, Integers, Rational and Real numbers. Fundamental operations, addition, substraction, multiplication, division, Square roots, Decimal fractions. Unitary method, time and distance, time and work, percentages, applications to simple and compound interest, profit and loss, ratio and proportion, variation.

Elementary Number Theory— Division algorithm. Prime and composite numbers. Tests of divisibility by 2, 3, 4, 5, 9 and 11. Multiples and factors. Factorisation Theorem. H.C.F. and L.C.M. Euclidean algorithm. Logarithms to base 10, laws of logarithms, use of logarithmic tables.


Basic Operations, simple factors, Remainder Theorem, H.C.F., L.C.M., Theory of polynomials, solutions of quadratic equations, relation between its roots and coefficients (Only real roots to be considered).

Simultaneous linear equations in two unknowns—analytical and graphical solutions. Simultaneous linear inequations in two variables and their solutions. Practical problems leading to two simultaneous linear equations or inequations in two variables or quadratic equations in one 21  variable & their solutions.

Set language and set notation, Rational expressions and conditional identities, Laws of indices.


Sine ×, cosine ×, Tangent × when 0° < × < 90° Values of sin ×, cos × and tan ×, for × = 0°, 30°, 45°, 60° and 90° .

Simple trigonometric identities.

Use of trigonometric tables.

Simple cases of heights and distances.


Lines and angles, Plane and plane figures,Theorems on

(i) Properties of angles at a point,

(ii) Parallel lines,

(iii) Sides and angles of a triangle,

(iv) Congruency of triangles,

(v) Similar triangles,

(vi) Concurrence of medians and altitudes,

(vii) Properties of angles, sides and diagonals of a parallelogram, rectangle and square,

(viii) Circles and its properties including tangents and normals,

(ix) Loci.


Areas of squares, rectangles, parallelograms, triangle and circle. Areas of figures which can be split up into these figures (Field Book), Surface area and volume of cuboids, lateral surface and volume of right circular cones and cylinders, surface area and volume of spheres.


Collection and tabulation of statistical data, Graphical representation frequency polygons, histograms, bar charts, pie charts etc. Measures of central tendency.

UPSC CDS Exam Intelligence and Personality Test

The SSB procedure consists of two stage Selection process for CDS Exam 2019 - stage I and stage II. Only those candidates who clear the stage I are permitted to appear for stage II.

The personality of a candidate is assessed by three different assessors viz. The Interviewing Officer (IO), Group Testing Officer (GTO) and the Psychologist. The details are:

(a) CDS Exam Stage I comprises of Officer Intelligence Rating (OIR) tests are Picture Perception* Description Test (PP&DT). The candidates will be shortlisted based on combination of performance in OIR Test and PP&DT.

(b) CDS Exam Stage II Comprises of Interview, Group Testing Officer Tasks, Psychology Tests and the Conference. These tests are conducted over 4 days. The details of these tests are given on the website


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