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UPSC CDS 1 2024: Notifications, Exam Date, Eligibility, Age limit, Result Date released on official website of UPSC

Pub:20-12-2023 | By:R.K Navrang

CDS 1 2024 notification updates

CDS 1 2024 notification released on 20 Dec 2023 on the official website of UPSC. UPSC conducts CDS examination every year two times to fulfill the availability of seats for two terms- summer term and winter term.This examination will be conducted by Union Public Service Commission on 21 April, 2024 for the admission to IMA(Indian Militaary Academy), OTA(Officers Training Academy), INA(Indian Naval Academy), AFA(Air Force Academy) starting from 2 Jan 2025 including female cadets.There are 457 vacancies for this term. This is one of the Grade-A job with pay of 56,100 at the time of commission. Candidates are required to apply online on the and they can readnotification thoroughly before apply

CDS 1 2024 Application form date:

CDS 1 2024 form date starts from 20 Dec 2023 to 9 jan 2024. Candidates can apply from Apply Online link.

CDS 1 2024 age limit:

For IMA —Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd January, 2001 and not later than 1st January, 2006 only are eligible.
For Indian Naval Academy —Unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd January, 2001 and not later than 1st January, 2006 only are eligible.
For Air Force Academy — Age: 20 to 24 years as on 1st January, 2025 i.e. born not earlier than 2nd January, 2001 and not later than 1st January, 2005. Upper age limit for candidates holding valid and current Commercial Pilot Licence issued by DGCA (India) is relaxable upto 26 yrs. i.e. born not earlier than 2nd January, 1999 and not later than 1st January, 2005 only are eligible.

CDS 1 2024 exam date:

UPSC conducts CDS 1 2024 examination on 21 April 2024 on 77 different centres across India. No exam centres outside India is given by UPSC.

CDS 1 2024 Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility Criteria for cds is:

  1. Nationality: A candidate must be unmarried male/female and must be
    • a citizen of India
    • a subject of Nepal
    • a person of Indian Origin
  2. Educational Qualification:
    • For I.M.A. and Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai — Degree of a recognised University or equivalent.
    • For Indian Naval Academy— Degree in Engineering from a recognised University/Institution
    • For Air Force Academy—Degree of a recognised University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.
  3. Physical Standards: Candidates must be physically fit according to physical standards.

Candidates must fulfill all the eligibility conditions for admission to the examination. Their admission at all stages of the examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions.Verification of eligibility conditions with reference to original documents is taken up only after the candidate has qualified for interview/Personality test.

CDS 1 2024 Registration date:

Candidates must register themselves before 9 Jan 2024 on by OTR reistration process. Every candidate have to be registered before filling online application for CDS Examination.

CDS 1 2024 Syllabus:

Syllabus is one of the most important aspect for clearing the examination with decent marks. As SSB interview plays an important role in the selection process. It would be necessary to acquire more marks in the written examination.

cds 1 2024 admit card:

The eligible candidates shall be issued an e-Admit Card three weeks before the commencement of the examination. The e-Admit Card will be made available on the UPSC website ( for being downloaded by candidates. All the applicants are required to provide valid & active e-mail id while filling up online application form as the Commission may use electronic mode for contacting them.


  1. What is last date for CDS application form 2024?
    Ans: 9 Jan is the last date for CDS 2024 application form.
  2. What is notification date for CDS 2024?
    Ans: 20 December is the notification date for CDS 1 2024.
  3. What is cds 1 2024 registration date? Ans: Registration will be done by OTR (One Time Regisration) process on the UPSC website. OTR has to be registered only once in life time. Candidates can register themselves at any time before online application process. Online application is started from 20 December 2023 and ends on 9 Jan 2024.
  4. What is cds form 2024 last date?
    Ans:CDS 1 2024 form fill up last date is 9 Jan 2024 till 6:00 PM. Candidates should apply before this given date and time. No further extension will be given to any candidate.
  5. What is the last day of modification of OTR in CDS 1 2024?
    Ans:Modification of OTR is started from 10 Jan to 16 Jan 2024 for CDS 2024 Examination.
  6. What are the necessary steps need to be taken while writing OMR sheet in CDS Examination?
    Ans:Candidates must use black ball pen only. Pencil, ink pen or pens with any other colour are prohibited.
  7. When will be SSB Interview will be held for CDS 1 2024 ?
    Ans: SSB interview will be held for the candidates qualified in the written examination during the months of July,2024 to September,2024 tentatively.

nda 1 2024 form date

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