CDS 2 Result 2017: Union Public Service Commission has released the result of Combined Defence Services Exam in January 1, 2018. The CDS exam was held on November 19, 2017. 8692 candidates have been qualified for the interview which will be conducted on different dates in October 2018. The CDS 2 Result 2017 has been announced in a PDF format. The final result of CDS will be declared in June 2018. The candidates can check their result of CDS 2 via a direct link which has been provided below:
Latest: CDS 2 Result 2017 – Check Here
CDS 1 Final Result 2017 Declared- Check Here
UPSC announces the result of CDS II in two phases – written examination and final result. The result of CDS 2 written examination has been declared at the first stage which will be followed by declaration of final result. For more details, check CDS 2 result dates given in the table below.
|Sr. No||CDS 2 result event||Important dates|
|1||CDS 2 written examination||November 19, 2017|
|2||CDS 2 result of written exam||January 1, 2018|
|3||CDS 2 SSB Tests||February/March 2018|
|4||CDS 2 final result||June 2018|
The procedure to check CDS 2 Result 2017 is given below.
The written examination of CDS comprises three papers – English, General Knowledge and Elementary Mathematics. The total marks allotted for written examination is 300 marks (for admission to Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Air Force Academy) and 200 marks (for admission to Officers’ Training Academy). The written examination will consist of objective type questions only. The commission shall prepare a list of candidates who will secure minimum qualifying marks in the written exam. The commission will fix minimum qualifying marks in each subject. The qualifying marks of CDS 2 written examination will be based on the minimum aggregate marks of last qualified candidates.
The marking scheme of CDS 2 written exam is given below:
Total score = Marks scored in General Knowledge + English + Elementary Mathematics – Negative marks.
The cutoff of CDS 2 of written examination is given below. The course wise cutoff score of CDS II 2017 will be updated here after it is released.
marks in each Subject
|Written Examination Result Aggregate marks of last qualified candidate|
|AFA||20 Marks (20%)||138 (46%)|
|IMA||20 Marks (20%)||105 (35%)|
|INA||20 Marks (20%)||99 (33%)|
|OTA (Men)||20 Marks (20%)||84 (42%)|
|OTA (Women)||20 Marks (20%)||84 (42%)|
The SSB tests will be held for those candidates qualified in written examination. The SSB tests will comprise of intelligence and personality test. The CDS 2 result 2017 of SSB tests will be declared along with the final result. Candidates need to secure qualifying marks in SSB tests to qualify the exam and become eligible for final selection.
The final result of CDS 2 is based on the marks scored by candidates in written examination and SSB tests. The commission will prepare All India Merit list of candidates as per their marks in the written examination and SSB tests. Allocation of candidates for various courses will be done as per their ranks in the merit list, medical fitness and post preference. The CDS 2 final result is likely to be declared in June 2017. The final minimum qualifying marks to select candidates will be decided based on the marks of last recommended candidates.
The UPSC has declared the CDS 2 Result 2017 in January 2018. This will be followed by the interview which is to be conducted by the Service Selection Board of the Ministry of Defence. In Interview, candidates will be selected for (i) Indian Military Academy, Dehradun for 145th Course, commencing in July 2018, (ii) Indian Naval Academy, Ezgunakam Kerala, course starting in July 2018, (iii) Air Force Academy, Hyderabad (Pre-Flying), Chennai 108th SSC Course (NT) (For Men) starting in October 2018 and (v) Officers Training Academcy, Chennai, 22nd SSC Women (Non-Technical) Course starting in October 2018.
Besides, the successful candidates in Result of CDS 2 Exam have to register themselves online on the Indian Army Recruiting website joinindianarmy.nic.in. This must be done within 2 weeks of the declaration of the result. The Commission would allot them Selection Centres and dates of SSB Interview at their email addresses. Those who have already got registered are not required to do this. Candidates who have any query or face login problem, they need to forward an email to email@example.com
In case of any change of address, candidates should communicate to the Army Headquarters/Naval Headquarters/Air Headquarters as the case may be.
Candidates may contact the Facilitation Counter of the UPSC which is located near Examination Hall Building in its campus on any working day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., in person or over phone 011-23385271, 011-23381125 and 011-23098543 or log on to the official web portal of the UPSC.
Candidates can check below the final cutoff of CDS 2 is given below:
|Academy||CDS 2 Final Cutoff 2015|
Admission to Air Force Academy, Hyderabad, Officers’ Training Academy, Indian Military Academy and Indian Naval Academy will be made on the results of the written examination to be conducted by UPSC followed by intelligence and personality test conducted by the Services Selection Board. The table below indicates the number of candidates appeared and qualified CDS exam in last three years.
|Year||Written exam||Final Selection|