Topic wise syllabus for CDS Examination

All the important topic wise syllabus of Combined Defense Service Examination.

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Here in this post we are giving you complete details of the syllabus of upcoming CDS examination with the help of UPSC guideline for the exam and with the analysis of previous year papers.
Friends as you know that CDS is one of the most desirable exam for indian youth and yes it gives great opportunity to enter Indian Army, Navy or Air force as officer. CDS Exam conducts for admission in various courses such as Indian military academy (IMA), Indian naval academy (INA), Air force academy (AFA) & Officers training academy (OTA).

UPSC conducts the exam of CDS in two stages- Written and Interview. And with the help of these selection procedure candidates selected in Indian armed forces as a officer. As per the CDS 1 exam pattern the written exam conducts on three subject basis – 1. Elementary Mathematics, 2. English and 3. General  Knowledge. The time for the each paper will be 2 hrs.

  • Written exam detail for the CDS (Indian Military Academy, Naval Academy and Air Force Academy)
Subject Duration Total marks Total Question
English 2 hours 100 120
General Knowledge 2 hours 100 120
Elementary mathematics 2 hours 100 100
Total 6 hours 300 340
  • Written exam detail for the OTA (Officers Training Academy)
Subject Duration Total marks Total Question
English 2 hours 100 120
General Knowledge 2 hours 100 120
Total 4 hours 200 240

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts CDS examination two times every year and offers this opportunity twice in a year to all, who preparing for this exam. so eligible candidates who preparing for UPSC combined defence service exam (CDS) they should have aware of latest CDS exam syllabus and CDS Paper pattern.

  • An introduction to syllabus of CDS examination and how to prepare for your CDS examination:

Elementary Arithmetics

1. Number system
2. HCF & LCM
3. Decimal fraction
4. Square root & Cube root
5. Unitary Method
6. Time & distance
7. Time & work
8. Percentage
9. Simple interest
10. Compound Interest
11. Ratio & proportion
12. Average
13. Profit & loss
14. Partnership
15. Problem Based on Age
16. Logarithm
17. Basic operation & factorization
18. HCF & LCM of polynomials
19. Linear equation in one variable
20. Linear equation in two variable
21. Quadratic equations
22. In equations
23. Rational expressions
24. Set theory
25. Measurement of angles
26. Trigonometrical ratios and identities
27. Height and distance
28. Area
29. Volume and surface area
30. Line and angles
31. Triangles
32. Quadrilaterals and parallelogram
33. Polygons
34. Circles
35. Loci and concurrency theorem
36. Coordinate geometry
37. Statistics
38. Miscellaneous



English

1. Comprehension
2. Sentence rearrangement
3. Synonyms & antonyms
4. Spotting the errors
5. Fill in the blanks
6. Phrases
7. Ordering word in a sentences



General science

1. Physics
2. Chemistry
3. Biology



General studies

1. History
2. Geography
3. Polity
4. Economics
5. Computer

The Written Examination for CDS:

  • Mode of the CDS exam is offline type.
  • The examination papers pattern is objective.
  • There will be 120 total question in the English and G.K. portion but only 100 question will be in the Elementary mathematics.
  • Each paper will be held for 2 hours’ duration.
  • For every correct answer in English and General Knowledge there is 0.83 marks.
  • In Elementary Mathematics 1 marks given for a correct answer.
  • There is also negative marking for incorrect answers and that is 1/3 mark.
  • For the candidates, appearing for OTA (Officers Training Academy), the written exam will conduct for 200 marks because there will be no Elementary Mathematics paper for them.
  • Getting qualify in each and every paper is compulsory for next stage call.

Important Links for CDS :

Click here for admit card download.

Click here for CDS online Application Form.

Click here for CDS  Written Result.

Click here to go Official Page of UPSC.

Best Books for Best CDS prepration.



So friends … best of luck for your …. CDS exam….

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Eligibility Criteria for CDS (Combined Defense Services Examination)

Find all the query about CDS exam like eligybility cryteria, paper patern and the exam procedure with the help of this post.

The Combined Defense Services Examination (CDS) is conducted twice a year by the Union Public Service Commission for recruitment into the Indian Military Academy, Officers Training Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Indian Air Force Academy. The Notification for the examination is usually released in the months of October and June, and the examinations are conducted in February and November respectively.

The pattern for the exam is fixed and syllabus is also same by UPSC. That’s why it is achievable with the help of proper preparation for all the candidates. UPSC conducts the exam of CDS in two stages- Written and Interview. And with the help of these selection procedure candidates selected in Indian armed forces as a officer. As per the CDS 1 exam pattern the written exam conducts on three subject basis – 1. Elementary Mathematics, 2. English and 3. General  Knowledge. The time for the each paper will be 2 hrs.

  • Written exam detail for the CDS (Indian Military Academy, Naval Academy and Air Force Academy)
Subject Duration Total marks Total Question
English 2 hours 100 120
General Knowledge 2 hours 100 120
Elementary mathematics 2 hours 100 100
  • Written exam detail for the OTA (Officers Training Academy)
Subject Duration Total marks Total Question
English 2 hours 100 120
General Knowledge 2 hours 100 120
  • CDS Exams has two stages:
  1. Written exam.
  2. Interview (SSB).

The Written Examination for CDS:

  • Mode of the CDS exam is offline type.
  • The examination papers pattern is objective.
  • There will be 120 total question in the English and G.K. portion but only 100 question will be in the Elementary mathematics.
  • Each paper will be held for 2 hours’ duration.
  • For every correct answer in English and General Knowledge there is 0.83 marks.
  • In Elementary Mathematics 1 marks given for a correct answer.
  • There is also negative marking for incorrect answers and that is 1/3 mark.
  • For the candidates, appearing for OTA (Officers Training Academy), the written exam will conduct for 200 marks because there will be no Elementary Mathematics paper for them.
  • Getting qualify in each and every paper is compulsory for next stage call.


 

CDS Age Limit 2016

  •  19 to 22 years – Naval Academy.
  • 19 to 23 years – Air Force Academy.
  • 19 to 24 years – Indian Military Academy.
  • 19 to 25 years- Officers Training Academy.


The Interview for CDS:

Candidates who have cleared the CDS written exam conducted by UPSC will need to go through an interview.  After clearing the first stage written exam candidate receives a call letter for interview. The interview will be conducted to test the intelligence and personality of qualified candidate.

The interview processes will be held in one of the SSB (Service Selection Board) centers in India and also conducted by them. The candidate will be measured by the selection staff after a deep and long testing process and with the help of so many tasks and skill tests.

The SSB Interview procedure comprises of two stages-

  1. OIR ( Officers Intelligence Rating) test.
  2. Interview ( Psychology test, conference, group discussion)


Important Links for CDS :

Click here for admit card download.

Click here for CDS online Application Form.

Click here for CDS  Written Result.

Click here to go Official Page of UPSC.

Best Books for Best CDS prepration.



So friends … best of luck for your …. CDS exam….

Get-set-go…………………..for your job..

 

Best Books For CDS (Combined Defense Serveses) Preparation

 

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The pattern for the CDS exam is fixed and syllabus is also same by UPSC. That’s why it is achievable with the help of proper preparation for all the candidates. UPSC conducts the exam of CDS in two stages- Written and Interview. And with the help of these selection procedure candidates selected in Indian armed forces as a officer. As per the CDS 1 exam pattern the written exam conducts on three subject basis – 1. Elementary Mathematics, 2. English and 3. General  Knowledge. The time for the each paper will be 2 hrs.

  • Written exam detail for the CDS (Indian Military Academy, Naval Academy and Air Force Academy)
Subject Duration Total marks Total Question
English 2 hours 100 120
General Knowledge 2 hours 100 120
Elementary mathematics 2 hours 100 100
Total 6 hours 300 340
  • Written exam detail for the OTA (Officers Training Academy)

 

Subject Duration Total marks Total Question
English 2 hours 100 120
General Knowledge 2 hours 100 120
Total 4 hours 200 240

 

The Written Examination for CDS:

  • Mode of the CDS exam is offline type.
  • The examination papers pattern is objective.
  • There will be 120 total question in the English and G.K. portion but only 100 question will be in the Elementary mathematics.
  • Each paper will be held for 2 hours’ duration.
  • For every correct answer in English and General Knowledge there is 0.83 marks.
  • In Elementary Mathematics 1 marks given for a correct answer.
  • There is also negative marking for incorrect answers and that is 1/3 mark.
  • For the candidates, appearing for OTA (Officers Training Academy), the written exam will conduct for 200 marks because there will be no Elementary Mathematics paper for them.
  • Getting qualify in each and every paper is compulsory for next stage call.

 

There are so many books in the market or you can find so many books online too. Here are some books from which you guys prepare for your CDS cracking target and believe us there are so many people there in the academy who prepared only with the help of these books. Maximum books  are in English and some are hindi language but all are the most helpful to you. And these books cover the whole syllabus in easy way. Here we also providing you the link of these books for online puchasing but friends you can easily find all these books at your nearest book seller.

  1. Pathfinder CDS entrance Examination By Arihant.

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2. Chapter wise- Section wise Solved Papers For CDS

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3. Asian Combined Defense Services Exam Guide By R.P.Verma.

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4. CDS Exam Guide written by Datason Rp.

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5. CDS Combined Defense Services Examination Practice Papers (English) By-Sachchida Nand Jha.

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  • Books For Mathematics:

  1. Mathematics for C. D. S. Entrance Examination (English) 1st Edition Published by R. S. Aggarwal

2. Quantitative aptitude for competitive examinations paperback – 2017 By R.S. Aggarwal

3. Numerical Ability by Dilhan Publication.

4. Quiker Mathematics By M.Tyra.

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  • Books for Reasoning:

  1. A Modern Approach For Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning by Dr. R.S. Aggrawal

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2. Analytical Reasoning By M.K.Panday.

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  • Books For English:

  1. OBJECTIVE GENERAL ENGLISH (English) 01 Edition Author: R. S. Aggarwal.

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2. Word Power Made Easy New Revised & Expanded Edition (English) 1st Edition By Norman Lewis.

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3. English For Competitive Examination by A.K.Kapoor.



 

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