CDS (II) Written Exam Result Declared on 3RdJanuary 2019

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UPSC CDS 2 Result 2018 of written exam PDF is uploaded on official website of UPSC (www.upsc. gov. in) in pdf format, PDF file displayed merit list which includes roll numbers of qualified candidates, qualified candidates will be issued SSB call letter on prescribed date communicated through their registered email id.

CDS (II) Written Exam Result Declared

Candidates who successfully score min. qualifying marks in written examination & SSB Interview will be allocated a vacancy to one of desired training courses.

CDS 2 Result 2018

7650 candidates are shortlisted for interview by Service Selection Board (SSB) .

After Declaration of CDS Result

  • Candidates whose roll numbers are displayed in list now need to 1 register themselves online at joinindianarmy. nic. in which is Indian Army recruiting website within a time period of 2 weeks.
  • Dates & centres for SSB process will be allotted to candidates after that. Same will be communicated through registered email ID of candidate.
  • Candidates can drop a mail at dir-recruiting6-mod at the rate nic. in in case of any query.

Quick details about UPSC CDS 2 Recruitment below:

Table of Contain Shows Details About UPSC CDS 2 Recruitment
Things to know about UPSC CDS 2 Recruitment 2018
Name of ExaminationCDS
Conducting BodyUnion Public Service Commission
Name of Recruiting InstitutesIMA, INA, IAFA, OTA
Total Vacancies414 (including reserved seats)

UPSC CDS 2 2018 Result Date

Imp. dates of UPSC CDS 2 recruitment exam & result:

Table of Contain Shows UPSC CDS 2 2018 Result Date
EventsImportant Dates
UPSC CDS 2 Exam Date18th November, 2018
CDS 2 Result Date2nd January 2019
Release date: SSB Interview Call Letters

(For Navy Candidates)

January 2019
SSB Interview Call Letter Issue Date

(For IMA Candidates)

4th week of February 2019
SSB Interview Call Letter Issue Date

(For OTA Candidates)

4th week of May 2019

Procedure to Check UPSC CDS 2 Result 2018

  • Direct link to UPSC CDS II Result window: Direct link mentioned above will get activated after declaration of result.
  • View PDF file of CDS II: Link will redirect you to PDF file which contains list of roll-numbers of qualified candidates.
  • Search your Roll-Number (Use Ctrl + F) : Using shortcut key, enter your roll number in space provided. Click ‘enter’ .
  • Roll-number appears if you are qualified: If you are able to find your roll number in result list then you are shortlisted for further selection process.
  • Download PDF for future use: Do not forget to save pdf file for future use.

Negative Marking in CDS Examination

  • There will be penalty (negative marking) for wrong answers marked by applicants in objective type question papers.
  • For each wrong answer by any candidate, 1 ⁄ 3 or 0.33 of marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty.

Cut off of CDS Examination

Min. qualifying marks in each subject are 20 % marks.

  1. AFA- 138 (46 %) out of 300
  2. IMA- 105 (35 %) out of 300
  3. INA - 99 (33 %) out of 300
  4. OTA (Men) - 84 (42 %) out of 200
  5. OTA (Women) - 84 (42 %) out of 200

UPSC CDS II Selection Procedure

Round 1:

  • Written Examination: If you achieve min. qualifying marks in written examination, you will be qualified in written examination.
  • Preparation of Merit List: Merit list by UPSC will contain list of qualified candidates in UPSC CDS 2 2019. Your roll number will appear in merit list if your score exceeds min. qualifying marks in written examination.

Round 2:

  • SSB Interview 2019: Qualified candidates in written exam are sent call letters for SSB Interview round. This is 2-stage selection procedure based on:
  1. Stage- 1 (Psychological Aptitude Test) : It includes Officer Intelligence Rating (OIR) tests such as Picture Perception Description Test (PP & DT) .
  2. Stage 2 (Intelligence Test) : This stage includes Interview, Group Testing Officer Tasks, Psychology Tests & Conference.
  • Document Submission (If you get qualified in stage-I) : Once you clear first stage & second stage, you will be required to submit photocopy of following documents:
  1. Tenth Class Certificate (Proof of DoB)
  2. Bachelor՚s Degree/Provisional Degree
  3. Marksheet of Graduation
  • Final Merit List (After qualification in stage 2) : Your roll number will appear in final merit list only if you secure min. qualifying marks in written exam & SSB test. Candidates՚ roll numbers will be arranged in order of merit based on total marks secured by them in both rounds.

UPSC CDS 2: Number of Vacancies

Table of Contain Shows UPSC CDS 2: Number of Vacancies
No.Name of AcademiesVacanciesReserved Seats
1.Indian Military Academy10013
2.Indian Naval Academy456
3.Air Force Academy, Hyderabad323
4.Officers՚ Training Academy, Chennai (Men)22550
5.Officers Training Academy, Chennai (Women)12-

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