Male and female defence aspirants who were waiting to join the Officers Training Academy (OTA) Chennai can now apply for the CDS 2 2021 to join the OTA Chennai for the 116th SSC (Men) (NT) and 30th SSC Women (NT) course commencing in July 2022. CDS 2 2021 Notification is going to be published by Union Public Service Commission on 04 August 2021 as per the UPSC Examination Calendar 2021 and UPSC will conduct CDS 2 2021 Exam Date on 14th Nov 2021 as released officially by UPSC. If you are planning to write the CDS 2 2021 Exam, you can read the following details below. Aspirants can find the detailed CDS 2 2021 notification below like age limits, educational qualification, important dates, syllabus, cut off marks etc.
CDS 2 2021 Important Dates: UPSC has published the CDS 2 2021 notification and important dates. Let’s have a look at the detailed schedule for CDS 2 2021 exam.
|CDS 2 2021 EVENTS||DATES|
|CDS 2 2021 Application Start Date||04 August 2021|
|CDS 2 2021 Application Last Date||24 August 2021|
|CDS 2 2021 Exam Date||14 Nov 2021|
|CDS 2 2021 Admit Card Download Date||Before 3 weeks of exam|
|CDS 2 2021 Result Date (Expected)||Jan – Feb 2022|
|ACADEMY||AGE LIMIT||BORN BETWEEN|
|INDIAN MILITARY ACADEMY||19-24||02 July 1998 to 01 July 2003|
|INDIAN NAVAL ACADEMY||19-24||02 July 1998 to 01 July 2003|
|AIR FORCE ACADEMY||20-24||02 July 1998 to 01 July 2002|
|OFFICERS’ TRAINING ACADEMY (MEN)||19-25||02 July 1997 to 01 July 2003|
|OFFICERS’ TRAINING ACADEMY (WOMEN)||19-25||02 July 1997 to 01 July 2003|
|INDIAN MILITARY ACADEMY||Graduation Degree|
|INDIAN NAVAL ACADEMY||B.E/B.Tech (10+2 with Physics & Maths)|
|AIR FORCE ACADEMY||Graduation, B.E/B.Tech (10+2 with Physics &Maths)|
|OFFICERS’ TRAINING ACADEMY (MEN)||Graduation Degree|
|OFFICERS’ TRAINING ACADEMY (WOMEN)||Graduation Degree|
|Indian Military Academy, Dehradun 153 (DE) Course commencing in July, 2022 [including vacancies reserved for NCC `C’ Certificate (Army Wing) holders]||To Be Notified|
|Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala Course commencing in July 2022 Executive (General Service)/Hydro [including vacancies for NCC ‘C’ Certificate (Naval Wing through NCC Special entry ) holders ].||To Be Notified|
|Air Force Academy, Hyderabad (Pre-Flying) Training Course commencing in July, 2022 i.e. No. 212 F(P) Course. [including vacancies are reserved for NCC `C’ Certificate (Air Wing) holders through NCC Spl. Entry]||To Be Notified|
|Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai (Madras) 116th SSC (Men) (NT) (UPSC) Course commencing in April, 2022||To Be Notified|
|Officers Training Academy, Chennai (Madras) 30th SSC Women (NT) (UPSC) Course commencing in April, 2022.||To Be Notified|
|Total||To Be Notified|
For Admission to Officers’ Training Academy:
|ENGLISH||2 HOURS||100 M|
|GENERAL KNOWLEDGE||2 HOURS||100 M|
Cut Off: Students who score more than the cut-off are considered for SSB interview. Cut Off will be declared by the board based on the applications received and candidates qualified in the first stage of the recruitment process. Now we will look into the expected cut off marks for all the academies.
|S.No||ACADEMY||EXPECTED CUT OFF|
|1||IMA||115 – 125|
|2||INA||110 – 125|
|3||AFA||130 – 140|
|4||OTA (MEN)||75 -85|
|5||OTA (WOMEN)||75- 85|
A. No, you need to clear all backlogs.
A. Yes, final year candidates can apply for CDS, but make sure you are completing your degree before the date of joining.
A. No, you will get only one SSB call for the first preference you have cleared.
A. No, women can only apply for OTA Chennai through CDS exam.
A. It will be conducted on 14 Nov 2021.
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