Sunday, July 17, 2016

UPSC Recruitment through Combined Defence Services Examination-2016

UPSC Recruitment through Combined Defence Services Examination-2016 Union Public Service Commission Recruitment Notification through Combined Defence Services Examination 2016 The candidates applying for the examination should ensure that they fulfil all the eligibility conditions for admission to the Examination. Their admission at all the stages of the examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed  eligibility conditions. Mere issue of Admission Certificate to the candidate will not imply that his candidature has been finally cleared by the Commission.Verification of eligibility conditions with reference to original documents will be taken up only after the candidate has qualified for interview/Personality Test.

No of Vacancies: 413


 The Online Applications can be filled upto 12th August, 2016 till 11.59 PM after which the link will be  disabled.

Educational  Qualifications :

  1. For I.M.A. and Officers’ Training Academy— Degree of a recognised University or equivalent.
  2. For Indian Naval Academy—Degree in Engineering from a recognised University/Institution.
  3. For Air Force Academy—Degree of a recognised University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.
  4. Graduates with first choice as Army/Navy/Air Force are to submit proof of graduation provisional certificates on the date of commencement of the SSB Interview at the SSB.

1.    Indian  Military Academy, Dehradun— 143rd  Course commencing in July,  2017
[Including 19 vacancies reserved for

NCC ‘C’ Certificate (Army Wing) holders].

2. Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala—Course commencing in July, 2017 Executive
(General Service) [including 06 vacancies
reserved for NCC ‘C’ Certificate holders

(Naval Wing)].

3. Air Force Academy, Hyderabad—(Pre-Flying)
Training Course commencing in July, 2017

i.e. No. 202/16F/PC.

4. Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai—106th
SSC Course (for Men) commencing in

October, 2017.

5. Officers Training Academy, Chennai—20th SSC Women (Non-Technical) Course
commencing in October, 2017.


  1. Candidates are required to apply Online using the link Detailed instructions for filling up Online Applications are available on the above- mentioned website.
  2. The applicants are advised to submit only single application; however if due to any unavoidable situation, if he/she submits another/multiple applications, then he/she must ensure that application with the higher RID (Registration ID) is complete in all respects like applicants' details, examination centre, photograph, signature, fee etc. The applicants who are submitting multiple applications should note that only the applications with higher RID (Registration ID) shall be entertained by the Commission and fee paid against one RID shall not be adjusted against any other RID.
  3. All candidates whether already in Government Service including candidates serving in the Armed Forces, Government owned industrial undertakings or other similar organizations or in private employment should submit their applications online direct to the Commission.
  4. N.B.I: Persons already in Government Service, whether in permanent or temporary capacity or as work charged employees other than casual or daily rated employees or those serving under the Public Enterprises are, however, required to inform their Head of Office/Department in writing that they have applied for the Examination.
  5. N.B.II: Candidates serving in the Armed Forces are required to inform their Commanding Officer in writing that they have applied for this examination. They are also required to submit NOC in this regard at the time of SSB interview.
  6. Candidates should note that in case a communication is received from their employer by the Commission withholding permission to the candidates applying for/appearing at the examination, their applications will be liable to be rejected/candidatures will be liable to be cancelled.
  7. Click here to Download Detailed Notification