UPSC released notification for CDS I exam 2021, Exam to be held on 7th February 2021

UPSC CDS I Exam 2021 Apply Now

UPSC CDS(I) Examinations 2021 Union Public Service Commission has released notification for Combined Defence Service(I) Exam 2021. Interest and eligible candidate can make online application through official website of the commission i.e. or a direct link given below. For the year 2021, the examination authority has declared as many as 345 vacancies for CDS 1 for the recruitment of Commissioned Officers in three defence services - Navy, Air Force, Army and Officers Training Academy.

UPSC CDS(I) Examinations 2021 - Important dates, Fee, Age, Qualification, Notification and Application

Exam Name UPSC CDS(I) Examinations 2021
Important Dates
Online Applications & Fee Payment Start From 28-10-2020
Last Date for Online Application 17-11-2020(1800hrs)
Last Date of Fee payment
Exam Date 07-02-2021
Educational Qualification Graduation
Indian Military Academy 100
Indian Naval Academy, 26
Air Force Academy 32
Officers’ Training Academy, 170
Officers’ Training Academy (SSC Women) 17
Total 345
Age Limit as on 1st January, 2021
Minimum Age 20 years
Maximum 24 years
For Sex and Marital Status please read notification pdf
General/OBC ₹200/-
SC/ST/female No fee
Important Links
Notification Official Notice pdf
Online Application Apply Now
Admit Card 3 weeks before exam

UPSC will release the facility to withdraw the application form for the candidates who have successfully filled the application form. The online Applications can be withdrawn from 24.11.2020 to 30.11.2020 till 6.00 PM.

Download UPSC CDS previous year questions.