CDS Exam Pattern 2017 For (OTA/IMA/NA) | UPSC CDS Paper Pattern, Format


CDS Exam Pattern

CDS Exam Pattern 2017: Want to crack CDS Exam in one attempt!!! Prepare from the given CDS Exam Pattern to gain good marks. UPSC CDS Paper Pattern is well structured on this page in an easy Format .Union Public Service Commission conducts Combined Defence Services Exam and this year it is also going to conduct on February. Here on this page we are giving complete UPSC CDS Exam Pattern of OTA/IMA/NA for those candidates who are going to appear in this exam.

CDS Exam Pattern
UPSC CDS Exam pattern is important because you will be aware of complete format of exam. The UPSC has published the Notifications for the upcoming recruitment examination in the next year. CDS stands for Combined Defence Services and this examination is conducted by UPSC every year.

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CDS Exam Pattern

The UPSC conducts CDS exam in two phases:
Pattern for IMA, INA and AFA:

Maximum Marks
2 hours
2 hours
2 hours

For Admission in Officers Training Academy:

Name of subject
Duration of exam
Total Marks
120 Minutes for each subject
100 Marks for each subject
200 Marks

Some Important Instructions:
  • The written examination will consist of multiple choice questions and you have to answer by using only International form of Indian numerals such as 1,2,3,4 etc.
  • Candidates will not be allowed to bring Calculator in the exam hall and you have to complete this exam within given period of time.
  • After the written examination, only qualified applicants will go for the Psychological Aptitude Test and Intelligence Test.
  • Candidates have to secure the minimum marks separately in written examination & SSB test for final selection.
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If you really want to crack this exam you should do lots of practices and make a proper time management. Cracking CDS Exam will become easy for you, if you do your exam preparation in the same way. For getting more details regarding this exam, you should visit our web portal time to time.


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1 comment:

  1. anyone know when the CDSE II 2012 results would be declared?....


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