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UPSC CDS Exam Pattern 2018-19 (CDS I & II) Subject-Wise Marking Scheme

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UPSC CDS Exam Pattern   

Check Subject Wise UPSC CDS Exam Pattern here!! Union Public Service Commission conducts CDS examination twice in year to recruit officers in Army, Navy, Airforce. Applying contenders for UPSC CDS II can download Subject-Wise CDS Marking Scheme here easily.

Apart from it, you may avail complete information about UPSC CDS I Exam Pattern and UPSC CDS II Exam Pattern separately by moving their cursor downwards. In order to guide contenders we have provided topics wise distribution of marks also.

Latest Updates Regarding UPSC CDS II and Important Dates:

Name of the Organization
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Name of the Exam
UPSC CDS II 2018
Exam Mode
Online
Number of Vacancies
414
UPSC CDS II Apply Online Starting Date
08-08-2018
UPSC CDS II Form 2018 Last Date
03-09-2018
Last Date to Pay Fee
September 2018
UPSC CDS II Admit Card 2018 Release Date
November 2018
UPSC CDS II Exam Date
18-11-2018
UPSC CDS II Result Date
December 2018

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UPSC CDS Exam Pattern

CDS Paper Pattern 2018 Highlights

Mode of Exam
Offline only (Pen and paper mode)
Number of Questions asked
300 MCQ Type
Number of questions in OTA
200 MCQ Type
Maximum Marks
300 and 200 (OTA)
Duration of Exam
2 hours (120 minutes) for each paper
Medium
Hindi or English
Sections in Paper
English, GK and Mathematics, English and GK for OTA
Negative marking
One third mark deducted for every incorrect response

CDS Exam Pattern 2018
  • The UPSC CDS Exam 2018 will be held through offline mode.
  • The applicants will get OMR sheets to mark their answers.
  • There will be 4 different sets of question papers.
  • The question paper will have 3 sections- English, Elementary math & General knowledge
  • The question will be of MCQ type
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UPSC CDS Test Pattern 2018 For IMA, Indian Naval Academy & Air Force:

Subjects
Duration
Maximum marks
English
2 hours
100 marks
General Knowledge
2 hours
100 marks
Elementary Mathematics
2 hours
100 marks

CDS 2018 Exam pattern For Officer’s Training Academy:

Subjects
Duration
Maximum marks
English
2 hours
100 marks
General Knowledge
2 hours
100 marks

CDS 2018 Intelligence and Personality Test Pattern

SSB interview will be the 2nd part of the selection procedure that contain two stages i.e. Stage 1 and Stage 2. 

Stage 1: Officer Intelligence Rating Test carrying Picture Perception and Description Test (PP & DT).

Stage 2: Group Testing Officer Tasks, Interview, Conference and Psychology Test.


UPSC CDS Marking Scheme 2018:
  • Only blue/black ball point pen will be allowed in the examination to mark the answers.
  • Partially filled or cross filled answers will not be entertained for evaluation.
  • The question paper will be of 100 marks & the duration of the exam will be of 2 hours
  • The applicants will get 1 mark for each correct answer.
  • There will be a penalty of 1/4th marks for each wrong answer.
  • If you left any questions unanswered then that will not be taken into consideration for the penalty of the wrong answer.
  • The questions will be asked from 11th & 12th standard level
  • The following table explains the detailed marking scheme of the exam according to the UPSC CDS Exam Pattern.
CDS 2018 Paper
English
GK
Mathematics
Maximum Marks
100
100
100
Marks for Correct answer
+1 marks for each correct option
+1 marks for each correct option
+1 marks for each correct option
-0.33 marks for each wrong answer
-0.33 marks for each wrong answer
-0.33 marks for each wrong answer

The following table shows Marking scheme for 2018 OTA (Officers Training Academy):

CDS 2018 Paper
English
GK
Maximum Marks
100
100
Marks for Correct answer
+1 marks for each correct option
+1 marks for each correct option
Negative marking
-0.33 marks for each wrong answer
-0.33 marks for each wrong answer

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Distribution of Questions

Equal weightage is given to all the sections - GK, Mathematics and English as per UPSC CDS I Exam Pattern.

Paper
Number of questions
English
100
100
GK
100


UPSC CDS Exam Pattern: Question Distribution and Level Difficulty

CDS 2 Pattern of English

Topic
Number of Questions
Level of Difficulty
Sentence Improvement
20
Easy
Reading Comprehension
23 (5 passages)
Easy to Moderate
8
Moderate
Antonyms
7
Easy
5
Moderate
Para-Jumble
10
Easy to Moderate
Sentence-Jumble
7
Moderate
Spot the Error
20
Easy
Cloze Test
20
Easy

CDS Paper Pattern of General Knowledge

Topic
Number of Questions
Level of Difficulty
19
Difficult
27
Easy (Concept based questions)
22
Moderate (Analytical based questions)
Ecology
06
Moderate (Fact based questions)
Polity
20
Easy to Moderate
Economy/Trade
11
Moderate (Fact based questions)
Miscellaneous /Armed Forces
15
Moderate (Fact based questions)


CDS Paper Pattern of Mathematics

Topic
Number of Questions
Level of Difficulty
Mensuration
14
Easy
Algebra
7
Easy to Moderate
Mean-Median-Mode (Frequency Distribution Table)
4
Easy
6
Easy
Number System
20
Easy to Moderate
5
Easy
2
Easy
1
Easy
Mixture
1
Easy
3
Easy
Trigonometry
14
Moderate to Difficult
Set Theory
1
Easy
Clock
2
Easy
Geometry
20
Easy to Moderate

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