UPSC CDS II Online Form 2024

General Details

  • Job ID:
    UPSC CDS Exam II 2024 - Apply Online for 459 Posts!
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  • Last Date To Apply:

About Job

Union Public Service Commission UPSC has announced the Combined Defence Services Examination (CDS) II Second Recruitment for 2024. Individuals interested in applying for the UPSC CDS Second 2024 Examination can submit their applications online from May 15, 2024, to June 4, 2024. To ensure eligibility and understand details regarding posts, selection procedures, age limits, pay scales, and other relevant information, candidates should carefully read the official notification provided by UPSC. This examination offers a pathway for candidates to join various branches of the Indian Armed Forces and serve the nation.

Important Dates

  • Application Begin :  15/05/2024
  • Last Date for Apply Online :  04/06/2024
  • Last Date for Part II : 04/06/2024
  • Complete Form Last Date : 04/06/2024
  • Correction Date : 05-11 June 2024
  • Exam Date : 01/09/2024
  • Admit Card Available : Before Exam

Application Fee

  • General / OBC / EWS : 200/-
  • SC / ST / Female : 0/-
  • Pay the Examination Fee Through Debit Card / Credit Card / Net Banking or Pay the Exam Fee Through E Challan

Vacancy Details

UPSC CDS II Eligibility 2024

  • For IMA & OTA : Bachelor Degree in Any Stream.
  • For  Naval Academy : Bachelor Degree in Engineering .
  • For Airforce : Bachelor Degree in Any Stream with Physics & Math in 10+2 Level

CDS 2 Age Limit as on 01/07/2025

  • Minimum Age : 20 Years
  • Maximum Age : 24 Years
  • for Post Wise Details Read Notification.
  • Age Relaxation Extra as per Rules

UPSC CDS II Recruitment 2024 : Vacancy Details Total : 459 Post

Post Name

Total  Post

Post Name

Total Post

Indian Military Academy IMA


Indian Naval Academy


Air Force Academy


Officers Training Academy OTA


How to Fill CDS II Exam Notification 2024 Online Form

  • One-Time Registration (OTR): If you haven't already registered on the UPSC website, you need to complete the one-time registration process. Visit the UPSC official website and complete the registration by providing the required details.
  • Read the Notification: Before proceeding with the application, carefully read the CDS II Exam Notification 2024 to understand the eligibility criteria, important dates, and other instructions.
  • Prepare Documents: Gather all necessary documents such as your photograph (not more than 10 days old), ID proof, address details, educational certificates, and any other required documents.
  • Fill Online Application Form: Log in to the UPSC website using your registration credentials. Navigate to the "Apply Online" section for the CDS II Exam 2024 and fill out the online application form with accurate details.
  • Upload Documents: Upload scanned copies of the required documents, including your photograph, signature, and ID proof, as per the specifications mentioned in the notification.
  • Preview and Verify: Before final submission, carefully review all the information provided in the application form. Ensure that all details are accurate and complete.
  • Pay Application Fee: If applicable, make the payment of the application fee through the available online payment modes. Note that failing to pay the required fee may lead to the rejection of your application.
  • Submit Application: After verifying all details and making the payment (if applicable), submit the online application form.
  • Print Application Form: Once your application is successfully submitted, take a printout of the final submitted form for your records. This will serve as proof of your application.
  • Track Application Status: Keep track of your application status by regularly visiting the UPSC website or using any provided tracking mechanism.