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CDS 1 Admit Card 2021 (out): Download from upsc.gov.in

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Mar 19, 2021

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The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the CDS (I) 2021 admit card on January 07, 2021, for the written exam. By providing the roll number and registration number, the registered aspirants can download their CDS (I) admit card 2021 before they appear for the written test. Check CDS Exam Dates

Candidates can visit UPSC’s website (upsc.gov.in) to download it. CDS (I) 2021 written test will be conducted on February 07, 2021. The aspirants will have the flexibility to download the admit card till the date of the CDS(I) 2021 exam. 

  • CDS (I) 2021 admit card is released. Read more here
  • The e-admit card will not be sent via post. Enter the issued registration no. and date of birth to download the CDS Admit Card.
  • UPSC has released the official list of 41 CDS I Exam Centers. The allocated test center will be mentioned on the admit card.
  • Candidates who do not receive their CDS Hall ticket three weeks before the exam should immediately contact the exam authority. 
  • Candidates must keep the CDS admit card till completion of the recruitment process, as it is an important document throughout the process.
    The shortlisted candidates will then appear for the last stage i.e. interview round which is tentatively scheduled in August 2021. Check CDS 2021 Exam Date

Latest: Direct Link to Download CDS I 2021 Admit Card

Steps to download Admit Card

Steps to Download CDS Admit Card 2021

Step 1: Visit the UPSC official website- upsc.gov.in

Step 2: On the homepage, check the ‘What’s New’ Section and click on the “e-Admit Card-CDS Examination (II) 2021” link.

Step 3: A new page will open, click on the ‘Download’ link.

Step 4: Read all the instructions carefully. (Take a print out of the instructions, if needed)

Step 5: Click on yes and a new page will open

Step 6: Enter the following details in the fields provided.

  • Registration number and date of birth OR
  • Roll number and date of birth OR
  • Name, Father’s Name, and date of birth

Step 7: After filling in the details, click on the ‘submit’ tab.

Step 8: The online Admit card for CDS 2021 will appear on the screen.

Step 9: Download and print copies of the same. Admit cards should be preserved for future correspondence.

CDS 2021 Admit Card

Note: Candidates should note that admit cards will not be sent by post. CDS Admit Card 2021 will be available only through online mode.

CDS Admit Card 2021 Technical Instructions

There are certain technical guidelines set by UPSC which must be followed by the candidates.

  • Use the latest versions of Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox Browsers to download admit card
  • JavaScript should be enabled on the browser
  • Do not use mobile or similar gadgets for downloading admit card. Preferably use Windows OS on the desktop computer
  • In case of any problem in downloading admit card using the above-mentioned browsers, clear the cache and cookies using browser settings.
  • If the problem still persists, please try to download the admit card using another computer.
  • If you are blocked by the server due to repetitive downloading, contact UPSC administrator immediately via e-mail: - web-upsc@nic.in to unblock the downloading.

Check UPSC CDS Syllabus


Details on Admit Card

Details on CDS Admit Card 2021

Here is a list of important information that will be visible on the CDS 2021 Admit Card:

Roll number of candidate Application number of candidate
Candidate’s name Father’s Name
Candidate’s photograph Candidate’s signature
Test venue/ center Category of the candidate
Date and time of the CDS 2021 examination Reporting time at the CDS Exam Center
List of documents to be carried on the exam day Instructions to be followed on the exam day
Note: No request to change the exam venue or exam timings will be entertained by UPSC.

CDS Admit Card Details 2021


Discrepancy in CDS Admit Card 2021

Candidates are required to carefully check all the details mentioned in the CDS Admit Card 2021. If they found any discrepancy, it should immediately be brought to the notice of UPSC. Candidates can also contact the authorities if they face any problem in downloading the admit card. E-Mail to contact the UPSC is given below:

E-Mail ID: uscds-upsc@nic.in

All communications related to CDS Admit Card 2021 should contain the following details:

  • Name and year of examination
  • Registration Number
  • Name of the candidate
  • Roll number
  • Complete postal address including the contact number as mentioned in the application form

Check CDS 2021 Important Dates


Documents Required

Documents Required with CDS Admit Card 2021

Along with CDS Admit Card 2021, candidates must carry the following documents to CDS 2021 Exam Centers:

  • Identity Proof (original and photocopy both)
  • 3-4 Passport size photographs

Candidates need to carry the above-mentioned documents without fail to the examination center as entry without these documents is strictly prohibited.


Exam Day Instructions

CDS 2021 Exam Day Instructions

Candidates are required to follow certain instructions on the day of CDS 2021 to avoid any kind of problem during the test. CDS 2021 Admit Card will contain the set of instructions to be followed by candidates.

  • Candidates without CDS Admit Card 2021 will not be permitted to take the entrance test under any circumstances.
  • Preserve the admit card safely during the entire duration of the test. The invigilator may ask for it anytime during the examination.
  • Reach the exam center 20 minutes before the commencement of the exam.
  • Appearing candidates will not be allowed to bring electronic gadgets such as calculators, calculating devices like mobile phones, pager, etc. to the examination hall.
  • Candidates will not be given permission to leave the examination hall before the completion of the test.
  • Candidates should not bring log tables, slide rules, electronic watches, laptops, mobile phones, or any such device in the exam hall.
  • Use or possession of such devices is strictly prohibited during the CDS 2021 and the candidate will be expelled if found using or possessing these devices.

Download Free CDS Practice Paper

CDS 2021 Admit Card FAQs

Ques.  Can I give the exam on my personal laptop?

Ans. No, candidates are not allowed to carry their laptops, mobiles, electronic watches, log tables, and slide rules.

Ques.  I have lost the CDS admit card. Will I be permitted for the CDS Exam through application form print out?

Ans. Admit Card is a mandatory document for giving the exam. You can visit the official website and log in through your credentials. Download and take a printout of the new Admit Card. Make sure all the details are mentioned on the admit card.

Ques. Along with the admit card what else needs to be carried on exam day?

Ans. Along with the admit card, carry the below-mentioned documents:

  • Identity proof (photocopy and original both)
  • 3 passport sized photographs

Ques.  I am not able to download my admit card. Whom should I reach?

Ans. If you face any issue regarding admit card, you can contact UPSC at their official email id- uscds-upsc@nic.in. Mention all the information like your application no., name, etc so that UPSC could understand and help you best.

Ques. I am not able to download my admit card. It shows me blocked. What should I do?

Ans. Due to repetitive downloading, you might have been blocked by the server. Send a mail to the UPSC administrator at web-upsc@nic.in to unblock the downloading.

Ques.  What are the details mentioned on admit card?

Ans. Details mentioned on admit card are :

  • Candidate’s name
  • Father’s Name
  • Candidate’s photograph
  • Candidate’s signature
  • Roll number 
  • Application number
  • Test venue/ center
  • Date and time of the CDS 2021 examination
  • Category
  • Instructions to be followed on the exam day

Ques. What kind of browser should I use for downloading the CDS admit card?

Ans. The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox is best to be used for downloading CDS 2021 admit card.

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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.

Comments


27 Comments
S
sunny pandey
Can I use my smartphone to download my admit card?
J
jaya garg

Hi. Candidates are suggested not to use their mobile or similar gadgets to download their admit card. Preferably use Windows OS on the desktop computer In case of any problem while downloading admit card using the mentioned browsers, clear the cache and cookies using browser settings.

A
ammar zaheer ahmed
I am not able to download my CDS admit card despite so many tries, what should I do?
J
jaya garg

Hi. If you are blocked by the server due to repetitive downloading, you are suggested to get in touch with UPSC administrator immediately by sending an e-mail at web-upsc@nic.in to unblock the downloading.

T
tanishka shah
How can I download my CDS admit card?
J
jaya garg

Hi. By mentioning your roll number and registration number, the registered aspirants can easily download their CDS (I) admit card 2021 before appearing for the written exam. Get more details on CDS 1 Admit Card 2021 here.

D
divakar sharma
To whom should I address the issues related to downloading the admit card?
J
jaya garg

Candidates can drop all queries and concern at uscds-upsc@nic.in. All the communications related to CDS Admit Card 2021 must include details like Name and year of examination, Registration Number, Name of the candidate, Roll number, Complete postal address, etc. Further details are here.

N
nishu
Whom should I get in touch with in case I get blocked for repetitive downloading?
J
jaya garg

In case you are blocked by the server due to repetitive downloading, contact UPSC administrator immediately via e-mail: - web-upsc@nic.in to unblock the downloading.

J
jaya garg

Hi Nihu. The interview will be conducted by nodal banks in each State/UT with the help of IBPS. Interviews will be conducted at different centers. Further information will be mentioned in the call letter issued for IBPS PO Interview.

K
koyena biswas
What if someone is caught using a mobile?
J
jaya garg

Hi Koyena. Candidates must not bring log tables, slide rules, electronic watches, laptops, mobile phones, or any such device in the exam hall. Using these devices is strictly prohibited during the CDS 2021 and the candidate will be expelled if found using or possessing these devices.

D
devisingh
Which latest version internet should I use to download CDS admit card?
J
jaya garg

Use the latest versions of Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox Browsers to download admit card; JavaScript should be enabled on the browser. Candidates are advised not to use mobile or similar gadgets for downloading admit card. Preferably use Windows OS on the desktop computer.

G
gouri kumari
Can I enter my registration number to download the CDS admit card?
J
jaya garg

Yes you can either submit registration number and date of birth OR Roll number and date of birth OR Name, Father’s Name, and date of birth. Further details are mentioned here.

P
puja sao
When the interview process is scheduled to be held?
J
jaya garg

Hi Puja. The shortlisted candidates will then appear for the last stage i.e. interview round which is tentatively scheduled in August 2021.

L
lakshay kakkar
Till what time should I keep the CDS admit card?
J
jaya garg

Candidates must keep the CDS admit card till completion of the recruitment process, as it is an important document throughout the process.

M
mizna harmain
How can I get CDS 2021 Marksheet?
J
jaya garg

Hi Mizna. The mark sheet for CDS 2021 will be made available on the official website of UPSC i.e. upsc.gov.in once the results are announced. CDS I 2021 Marksheet will be available for a limited period of time (almost 1 month). Further details are here.

B
b durga
I COULDNT FIND MY REGISTRATION ID AND ROLL NUMBER ON MY OTA APPLICATION IF I GAVE FORGOT RID IT SHOWS SOME DETAILS IF I FILL THAT DETAILS ALSO IT IS SHOWING WRONG DETAILS WHAT CAN I DO? I COULDN'T DOWNLOAD MY E-ADMIT CARD NOW. WHERE CAN I FIND MY OTA ROLL NUMBER IN MY OTA APPLICATION THEIR IS ONLY 6 DIGIT ROLL NUMBER BUT IN E-ADMIT CARD DETAILS IT SHOWS 7 DIGIT FOR ROLL NUMBER. WHAT CAN I DO NOW?
M
manika gupta

Hi, Aspirants are required to check CTET 2020 Eligibility before applying for the exam. Candidates belonging to the reserved categories will be provided with a relaxation of 5% in the qualifying marks in the academic eligibility of CTET. The eligibility criteria for the Primary stage and Elementary stage are different. For more information, please refer, CTET Eligibility.

V
vishal konwar
Date of entrance CDs exam in 2021
A
aditi arun

Hello Vishal,

The date of CDS-I 2021 is 7th of February 2021. For more details on the exam, visit – CDS-I 2021

K
koyena biswas
What should I do, I have lost the application for the CDS exam, and I am going to attend SSB? It is not available on their site. Any other way to apply?
J
jaya garg

Hi Koyena. In case you have a call up letter, then you might not be asked for your application form. But make sure you are carrying all other important documents while going for document verification.

D
dharshini rajendran
What will be the schedule of the NDA, CDS, and the AFCAT for 2021?
J
jaya garg

Hi Dharhini. NDA exam will be held on April 18. 2021. CDS (I) 2021 exam will be held on February 7 while CDS (II) is scheduled to be conducted on November 14, 2021. AFCAT exam date is February 2021. For more details, refer here.
 

S
sunny pandey
I don't have the copy of my application form of my CDS exam. I have to appear for my SSB in which I have to carry it. What shall I do?
J
jaya garg

Hi sunny. While going for the SSB interview, you need to carry your application form as well, which is a mandatory document. But in case you don’t have a copy of your application, you can log in at your mail as the authorities send an application copy as well when the application process gets finished.

V
vishal sharma
I am in class 12 now and I have taken the CDS exam for experience. If I clear the exam, will I be able to go for SSB too?
J
jaya garg

Hi Vishal. If you are in class 12, you are not allowed to apply for the CDS exam. CDS is exclusively for those who have completed their graduation or at least in the final year of their graduation course. You can check the detailed eligibility criteria here.
 

P
pradeepraje
In my CDS admit card, my name is replaced by my mother's name. After that, I already take the exam, but can I solve this?
J
jaya garg

Hi pradeepraj. In this case, you must immediately call at the official contact number and get it rectified. Also, I the time of document verifications, carry the originals revealing your identity.

K
karan rathod
Can I appear for the CDS exam if my father's name is wrong in the admit card?
S
swati srivastava

Hi Karan, please contact the UPSC authorities for correction in your admit card.

S
sourajit mukherjee
What is the value of an NCC C certificate in the CDS exam?
J
jaya garg

HI Sourajit. Since CDS Exam is an open UPSC exam and you must be a graduate to give this exam. Your NCC ‘C’ certificate don’t have any value.