Those individuals who are going to attend UPSC CDS-I (03rd February) Exam are required to download CDS Syllabus. For the easiness of contenders, we have provided the complete UPSC CDS Exam Syllabus for OTA/ IMA/ AFA on this web page.
Candidates can also download the Combined Defence Services 1 Exam Syllabus in PDF form by pressing the available link. With the help of CDS Exam Pattern and syllabus, you will come to know about the sections and marking scheme of all the topics.
Union Public Service Commission CDS 1 Syllabus:
Those applicants who will be able to clear the CDS 1 Exam go through SSB Interview (Intelligence and Personality Test) which will be held in the month of July 2019. At the end, final selection against Combined Defence Services will be done.
Complete CDS Syllabus 2019 and exam pattern is listed at below section of this web page which is well created by the team of www.recruitmentinboxx.com Take a look and get the CDS Exam Syllabus PDF by hitting the link.
UPSC CDS Exam Date 2019:
|Last date to apply against CDS 2019||26-11-2018|
|UPSC CDS 1 Exam||03-02-2019|
|UPSC CDS Result||June 2019|
|SSB Date||July 2019|
CDS Syllabus 2019
Check here latest updated Union Public Service Commission CDS Exam Syllabus!! We have well designed his page with CDS Exam Syllabus/ UPSC Combined Defence Services Syllabu have a look to get familiarized with all important topics of exam.
UPSC CDS Paper I Syllabus
|UPSC CDS Exam Syllabus – English||Syllabus of UPSC CDS- General Knowledge|
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Synonyms added in Combined Defence Services Syllabus
Error Spotting added in Combined Defence Services Exam Syllabus
History of India
Economic problems in India
Geography of India
National news (current)
Famous Places in India
Countries and Capitals
Check Marking Scheme Here: UPSC CDS Exam Pattern
CDS Exam Syllabus for Elementary Mathematics
|CDS Syllabus for Trigonometry||UPSC CDS Syllabus for Statistics|
|Sine ×, cosine ×, Tangent × when 0° < × < 90° Values of sin ×, cos × and tan ×, for × = 0°, 30°, 45°, 60° and 90°|
Simple trigonometric identities
Use of trigonometric tables
Simple cases of heights and distances.
|Tabulation of statistical data|
Graphical representation frequency polygons
|UPSC CDS Syllabus for Geometry||UPSC CDS Syllabus for Mensuration|
Lines and angles
Properties of angles at a point
|CDS Syllabus for Algebra|
Basic Operations, simple factors, Remainder Theorem, H.C.F., L.C.M , Theory of polynomials, solutions of quadratic equations, relation between its roots and coefficients (Only real roots to be considered). Simultaneous linear equations in two unknowns—analytical and graphical solutions. Simultaneous linear inequations in two variables and their solutions. Practical problems leading to two simultaneous linear equations or inequations in two variables or quadratic equations in one variable & their solutions. Set language and set notation, Rational expressions and conditional identities, Laws of indices.
|CDS Exam Syllabus for Arithmetic|
CDS 2 Syllabus: Number System Natural numbers, Integers, Rational, and Real numbers. Addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, Square roots, Decimal fractions.
Elementary Number Theory – Division algorithm. Prime and composite numbers. Tests of divisibility. Multiples and factors. Euclidean algorithm.
UPSC CDS Paper II Syllabus
UPSC CDS Syllabus for English Language
- According to CDS Exam Syllabus, Question paper is designed to analyze candidates’ understanding of English and workman like use of words.
UPSC CDS Syllabus 2019 for General Knowledge
- General Knowledge comprises questions based on knowledge of current events, matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspects.
- CDS AFA Syllabus also comprises questions on History of India and Geography of a nature
Combined Defence Service Exam Pattern 2019
Apart from CDS Syllabus 2019- 2020 and CDS Exam Pattern, contenders can check UPSC CDS Preparation Books at the beneath section.
- For each wrong answer 0.33 marks will be deducted as negative marking.
- In case, you mark more than one answer for each question than same penalty will be applicable.
- In case, question will left blanked then no extra marks will be deducted.
For admission in Indian Military Academy, Indian Navy Academy and Air Force Academy:
|Paper||Name of Subject||Duration of Exam||Total Marks|
|Paper I||English||2 hours||100|
|Paper II||General Knowledge||2 hours||100|
|Paper III||Elementary Mathematics||2 hours||100|
For Admission in Officers Training Academy:
|Paper||Name of subject||Duration of exam||Total Marks|
|Paper 1||General Knowledge||2 hours||100|
|Paper 2||English||2 hours||100|
Intelligence And Personality Test
Intelligence And Personality Test consists of two stages – stage I and stage II. Those candidates who will be able to clear the stage I get appeared in stage II. The details are:-
(a) Stage I comprises of Officer Intelligence Rating (OIR) tests are Picture Perception* Description Test (PP&DT). To get shortlisted for stage II, individuals need to perform well in OIR Test and PP&DT.
(b) In Stage II, Interview/ Group Testing Officer Tasks/ Psychology Tests and the Conference will be conducted. These tests will be last long for over 4 days.
Contenders’ personality will be assessed by three different assessors viz.
- The Interviewing Officer (IO)
- Group Testing Officer (GTO)
- The Psychologist
Individuals’ overall performance will be taken into consideration for allotted marks by assessors. Although, marks will be allotted for Conference (based on Candidates’ performance in the three techniques and decision of the Board)
The motive behind conducting the tests: IO, GTO and Psych are to bring out the presence/absence of Officer Like Qualities and applicants’ trainability.
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UPSC CDS Exam Books
|Name of Books||Author name|
|General Mental Ability Logical Reasoning & Analytical Ability MCQs 1000+Q||Portal Publications|
|Math’s 30 Days Wonder||K.J.S. Khurana|
|Kit for CDS Exam||R.S. Bajwa|
|Pathfinder CDS Examination||Arihant|
|Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency MCQs 800+Q||Editorial Board|
|Mathematics for C. D. S. Entrance Examination||R.S. Aggarwal|
|Pathfinder CDS Examination||Arihant|
|CDS Exam Guide: Combined Defence Services Exam||Datason RP|
|CDS Combined Defence Services Examination Practice Papers||Sachichida Nand Jha|
|10 Practice Sets CDS Examination||Experts Compilation|
|CDS Combined Defence Services Examination Practice Papers||Yadav|
|Pathfinder CDS||Sanjeev jain|
|CDS Examination: Solved And Practice Papers 1st Edition||Jha S.N.|
|Bhartiya Itihas||Sachchida Nand Jha|
|Bhugol Avum Paryavaran||Sachchida Nand Jha|
|CDS 10 Years Topic-wise Solved Papers||Disha Experts|
|Combined Defence Services||P. Singh|
|Bhartiya Rajvyavastha||Sachchida Nand Jha|
|Cds English Medium||Ram Singh Yadav, Yajvender Yadav|
|Study Package for CDS 1st Edition||Atul Bhardwaj|
|CDS Chapter wise – Section wise solved papers published||Arihant publication (India) limited|
|CDS Papers Set||Ram Singh Yadav, Yajvender|
|Mathematics For C.D.S.Entrance Exam||R. S. Aggarwal|
|Study Package for CDS 1st Edition||Atul Bhardwaj|
|Objective General Knowledge & Current Affairs (Level 2)||Disha Experts|
|CDS Chapter wise – Section wise Solved Papers 1st Edition||Arihant Experts|
|Chapterwise-Sectionwise Solved Paper of CDS||Experts Compilation|
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UPSC CDS Exam 2019
Union Public Service Commission conducts Combined Defence Services Examination for appointing aspirants for officers in Army, Navy, Airforce. This exam is organized twice in a year. Those who get qualified In UPSC CDS Written Examination are invited for further selection process i.e. SSB Interview.
SSB Interview consists of two tests i.e. Psychological Test and Intelligence Test. Both of these tests are organized for knowing mental as well as the physical strength of the candidate. We have listed detailed Union Public Service Commission Combined Defence Services Examination Syllabus for your convenience.
How To Download CDS Exam Syllabus 2019 ?
Applicants willing to get UPSC Combined Defence Services Exam Syllabus must go through the below stated guidelines-
- First of all, candidates are required to go through the official site that is www.upsc.gov.in
- After reaching to the home page, move cursor towards menu bar and follow examination tab
- There you need to select the “Revised Syllabus And Scheme” link
- From new window select the appropriate CDS 1 Exam Syllabus 2019 link ‘
- Now syllabus of CDS exam will be displayed in PDF format.
- After that check CDS Syllabus and start preparing according to it.
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