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CDS Exam Centres 2018 List of UPSC Combined Defence Services-II Exam Cities

CDS Exam Centres

Union Public Service Commission will release CDS-II Exam Centres on 08th August 2018 along with CDS Notification. CDS- II will be conducted tentatively throughout 41 CDS Exam Centres. Check the CDS Exam Centres List from this page.

Applicants are suggested to check the Combined Defence Services-II Exam Centres before applying. Contenders have to enter their choice of CDS-II Exam Centres while filling the CDS Online Application Form.

UPSC Combined Defence Services-II Exam Dates!!!

CDS Examination (II), 2018 Notification will be released on 08-08-2018. CDS 2 Exam will be conducted on 18-11-2018. CDS 2 Exam Centres 2018 will be allotted as per first apply first serve basis.

To get more details about CDS Exam Centres 2018, have a look on below of page prepared by team of www.recruitmentinboxx.com. Please have a Glance for Combined Defence Services Exam Centres or CDS Exam Cities!!!

CDS Exam Centers

Here is list of UPSC CDS 2018 Exam Centers. You may check list of UPSC CDS Exam Centers from here.

Sr. No.Examination CentreState
4.AllahabadUttar Pradesh
6.BareillyUttar Pradesh
7.BhopalMadhya Pradesh
9.ChennaiTamil Nadu
10.CuttackTamil Nadu
16.HyderabadAndhra Pradesh
18.ItanagarArunachal Pradesh
20.JammuJammu and Kashmir
24.KolkataWest Bengal
25.LucknowUttar Pradesh
26.MaduraiTamil Nadu
31.Port BlairAndaman and Nicobar
36.ShimlaHimachal Pradesh
37.SrinagarJammu  and  Kashmir
39.TirupatiArunachal Pradesh
41.VishakhapatnamArunachal Pradesh

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Important instruction while choosing UPSC CDS Exam Centres 2018:

  • Aspirants may choose UPSC Combined Defence Services Exam Location as early as possible as number of aspirants to be admitted to each center is fixed.
  • UPSC CDS Exam 2018 follows the principle of first-come first-serve that is contenders who apply first will get their Exam Centers for UPSC Combined Defence Services Exam as per choice filled.
  • In case, you become unable to get CDS Exam Centers In India, then you will have to select from the rest test centers.

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CDS Exam Pattern 2018:

Combined Defence Service Exam includes two stages as listed here.

  • Stage I: Written examination
  • Stage II: Interview for intelligence and personality test

Both the stages are of qualifying in nature.

Exam Pattern for IMA, INA or IFA:

Those who will appear in examination conducted for the admission in Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, and Air Force Academy may check latest UPSC Paper Pattern from here.

SubjectDurationTotal marks
English2 hours100
General Knowledge2 hours100
Elementary Mathematics2 hours100

Important Points about CDS Exam 2018:

  • CDS II Exam comprise of multiple type questions only.
  • Two papers that is general knowledge and elementary mathematics will be set in Hindi as well as English Language
  • There is a Negative Marking scheme in the objective type question paper.

Important Instructions about CDS Exam 2018:

  • Once applied for CDS Exam, you will not be allowed to change exam center.
  • At time of filling online application form, you have to check exam centers carefully.
  • No request in change of the centre will be accepted later on.
  • At time of filling CDS Online Application Form, you must fill the examination centre as per your choice.
  • Contenders are not permitted to choose any exam center other than the list of centers mentioned in CDS Exam Centers List.

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Pay Attention!!

It is to inform the aspirants that when you fill the CDS Application Form via online mode, it is foremost necessary to carefully make the choice for the convenient centre. In the case the aspirant is not able to reach the allotted centre and wish to appear at another nearby centre than the appearing of aspirant will not be considers and is liable to cancellation.

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