Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released notification of Combined Defence Services examination I 2014. Through CDS I 2014, UPSC will recruit eligible candidates from India for various officer rank posts in Indian Armed Forces.
Courses offered through CDS Exam I 2014 and available vacancies
There are total five courses being offered through CDS examination I 2014 by UPSC. Following are the details of vacancies and courses. Indian Military Academy 138th course is offered and total number vacancies available is 250. Out of 250 seats, 32 vacancieans are reserved for Army wing NCC C certificate holders. Second course offered through CDS exam is Indian Naval Academy Ezhimala course with 40 vacancies. Third course is Air Force Academy 197th Fighter Pilot course with 32 vacancies. Fourth course is Officers Training Academy 101st SSC course for men with 175 vacancies. Fifth course is 15th SSC women non technical course of Officers Training Academy. IMA, INAC, AFA courses will commence in January 2015 whereas, OTA courses will commence in April 2015.
Important dates related to CDS exam I 2014
Date of notification - 02 November 2013
Start of online application - 02 November 2013
Last date to apply -02 December 2013
Examination date of CDSE I 2014 - 09 February 2014