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UPSC CDS (I) 2016 Final Merit List Released at

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Jun 8, 2017

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Simran Nigam

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Union Public Service Commission released the final merit list of candidates qualified in the (Combined Defence Services) CDS at The exam was conducted by the commission and interviews held by the Services Selection Board of the Ministry of Defence for admission to the

  1. Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai for 105th Short Service Commission Course (for Men);
  2. 19th Short Service Commission Women (Non-Technical) Course, commencing in April, 2017.

The list of 105th Short Service Commission Course (for Men) also includes the names of the candidates who were recommended earlier. The Recommendations were done on the basis of the result of the same examination for admission to

  1. Indian Military Academy, Dehradun
  2. Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala and
  3. Air Force Academy, Hyderabad (Pre-Flying ) Training Course(s).

The number of vacancies as intimated by the Government, for 105th Short Service Commission Course (for Men) is 175 and for 19th Short Service Commission Women (Non-Technical) Course is 05. The result of Medical Examination of candidates has not been taken into account in preparing the merit list. The candidature of all the candidates is Provisional. Verification of Date of Birth and Educational Qualification of these candidates will be done by AHQ.

Candidates can also obtain information regarding results by accessing to UPSC web-site However, marks of the candidates will be available within 15 days from the date of declaration of final result on Commission’s web-site for 60 days.

Union Public Service Commission has provided a Facilitation Counter near Examination Hall Building in its Campus. Candidates may obtain any information/clarification regarding their examination on working days between 10.00 AM to 5.00 PM, in person or over telephone No. 011-23385271, 011-23381125 and 011-23098543. Candidates can also obtain information regarding results by accessing to UPSC web-site

Check Final Merit List of CDS (I) 2016

CDS 2017 Latest Updates

The CDS exam is conducted by UPSC twice a year. The first iteration of CDS Exam will be conducted on February 05, 2017. Admit Card of the exam will be released at the UPSC official website and the candidates will be intimated through email and text message.

The information about Test Venue and test timings will be provided to candidates through email-ID. The Admit Card of CDS is a mandatory document and should be present at the test centre for verification purposes.

The registration for CDS (II) 2017 will commence from August 09, 2017. Applications will be accepted from eligible graduates. The candidates will be shortlisted for SSB on the basis of their scores in CDS Exam. The final merit list will be uploaded at post the SSB Interviews.

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