UPSC CDS 1 Recruitment 2022 | Apply For Combined Defence Service

UPSC CDS RecruitmentUPSC CDS Recruitment 2022: The Union Public Service Commission invites online application form for the CDS 1 Exam 2022. Similarly, the UPSC CDS 1 online form will be available from 22nd December 2021. Are you also looking for a CDS job? If yes then this is a good announcement for you. Because the Commission has announced 341 posts. But before applying, you should read the CDS 1 notification carefully. For your convenience, a link to the notification is given on this page.

Latest Update: Today, the UPSC has issued a notice of CDS 1 Recruitment 2022 notification. This time the commission has announced 341 posts. Therefore, the candidates who want to apply for the CDS 1 Exam should read this page completely.

UPSC CDS 1 Recruitment 2022 – Details

UPSC CDS 1 Recruitment 2022
Authority Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Official Site
Post Name UPSC Combined Defence Service 1
Recruitment Exam 2022
Total Posts 341 Vacancies
UPSC CDS Recruitment Online Form Schedule 22nd December 2021 to 11th January 2022
Selection Process Written Test, Interview
Exam Mode Online
Job Location Across India
Post Category Govt Jobs in UPSC

UPSC CDA I Exam 2022 – Important Schedule

Event Date
Online Registration Date 22nd December 2021
Payment of Application Fees 11th January 2022
Last Date to Complete Form 11th January 2022
Exam Date 10th April 2022
Released of Admit Cards March 2022

Total Posts

Post Name Total Posts
Indian Military Academy (IMA) 100
Air Force Academy 32
Indian Naval Academy 22
Officers Training Academy (OTA) 170
OTA Women 17
Total 341

Eligibility Criteria of the UPSC CDS Exam 2022

Educational Qualifications:

Post Name Qualification Age Limits
IMA and Officers’ Training Academy (OTA) Any Degree 02.01.1998 to 01.01.2004
Indian Naval Academy Degree in Engineering 02.01.1999 to 01.01.2004
Air Force Academy Degree with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level or Bachelor of Engineering 02.01.1999 to 01.01.2004

The upper age relaxation also provided as per UPSC rules.

Application Fee for UPSC CDS 1 Recruitment 2022

The CDS application fee can be paid only online through Net Banking, by using the Visa, MasterCard, Maestro, RuPay Debit, or Credit card. The CDS 1 Recruitment application fee must be pay as:

  • General/EWS/OBC Candidates: Rs. 200/-
  • SC/ST/Female Candidates: Nil

UPSC CDS I Exam Pattern


Test Duration Maximum Marks
English 2 Hours 100
General Knowledge (GK) 2 Hours 100
Elementary Mathematics 2 Hours 100


English 2 Hours 100
General Knowledge (GK) 2 Hours 100

How to Apply for UPSC CDS 1 Recruitment 2022?

Are you having trouble filling the UPSC CDA 1 Application form? If yes then it doesn’t matter. Because we will tell you how to fill the UPSC Vacancy Application form. We are sharing some easy steps for your convenience. You can easily fill the UPSC CDS 1 Recruitment Application form by following them.

  • First of all, you have to open the official site of the department which is here –
  • Here you have to click on the CDS recruitment link.
  • Now you will view the CDS notification which has to be read carefully.
  • Now you have to click on the ‘Apply Online’ link.
  • All the details asked in this UPSC CDS Application form has to be filled carefully.
  • After filling the details, upload photos, and signatures as suggested.
  • Finally, you have to pay the application fees (as applicable).
  • That’s it, your application done, take a print for further uses.

Important Links:

Apply Online Click Here
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We hope you will find the details of the UPSC CDS Recruitment 2022 beneficial. We have been able to provide short details here only. You should apply only after reading the CDS Recruitment notification. Also, visit our site to get job news.