Name: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)

Post Name: Combined Defence Services Examination CDS (II), 2020

No.of Vacancies: 344

Name of the Course and Approximate No. of Vacancies: 



Qualification: Applicants should complete Degree to apply Combined Defence Services Examination CDS (II), 2020 positions in UPSC


  • For I.M.A. and OTA - Applicants should complete Degree
  • For Indian Naval Academy - Applicants should complete Degree in Engineering
  • For Air Force Academy - Applicants should complete Degree (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) (or) Bachelors of Engineering


Job Location: All Over India

Selection Process: Written Test and SSB Test/Interview

Application Fee:

  • GEN/OBC Applicants: Rs.200/-
  • Female/SC/ST Applicants: No fee

All applicants need to pay this exam fee through Debit/ credit card/ Net Banking/ challan in any branch of State Bank Of India

Apply Process: All interested and eligible applicants need to apply through online from www.upsconline.nic.in from 05th Aug 2020 to 25th Aug 2020

Last Date: 25th Aug 2020

Official Notification: https://upsconline.nic.in/download1.php?type=ne&file=CDSII2020-E.pdf

Apply Online 1: https://upsconline.nic.in/guideline.php?exam_code=CDSII&year=2020&notice_no=10/2020-CDS-II&notice_date=05-08-2020

Apply Online 2: https://upsconline.nic.in/upsc/upload1.php?ex=CDSII

Centers Of Exam:
The Examination will be held at the following Centres: AHMEDABAD, AGARTALA, AIZAWL, BAREILLY, BENGALURU, BHOPAL, CHENNAI, CHANDIGARH, CUTTACK, DELHI,  DEHRADUN, DHARWAD, DISPUR, HYDERABAD, GANGTOK, ITANAGAR, IMPHAL, JAMMU, JAIPUR, JORHAT, KOHIMA, KOCHI, KOLKATA, LUCKNOW, MUMBAI, MADURAI, NAGPUR, PRAYAGRAJ (ALLAHABAD), PATNA, PANAJI (GOA), PORT BLAIR, RANCHI, RAIPUR, SAMBALPUR, SHIMLA, SHILLONG, SRINAGAR, TIRUPATI, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, UDAIPUR, AND VISAKHAPATNAM.

Negative Marks: Applicants should remember that there will be Negative Marking for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers.

Pen: For both marking & writing answers in the Answer Sheet (OMR sheet) applicants must use a black ball pen only.

Conditions Of Eligibility:

  •  Applicants should be a Citizen of India, or
  •  Applicants should be a subject of Nepal, or
  •  Applicants should be a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Burma, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and East African Countries of Uganda, Kenya, the United Republic of Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Zaire, and Ethiopia or Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India. 
For more info must read the official notification carefully.