HOW TO KICK-START CDS PREPARATION



Introduction



UPSC conducts recruitment examination twice a year for recruitment to Army, Navy, Airforce and Officer training academy. The notifications are released in October and June.






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CDS syllabus includes:

Subject
General Aptitude
History of India
Geography
Current events and Scientific facts





Most of the services require degree from a recognized university. Below exam is for Army, Navy and Airforce academy. All questions are objective.




Subject Marks
English 100
General knowledge 100
Engineering mathematics 100
Total 300

Exam for Officers training academy is also objective type.




Subject Marks
English 100
General knowledge 100
Total 200

An interview is conducted for the successful candidates.





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Examination Syllabus

STANDARD AND SYLLABUS OF THE EXAMINATION STANDARD

The standard of the papers in Elementary Mathematics will be of Matriculation level. The standard of papers in other subjects will approximately be such as may be expected of a graduate of an Indian University.

SYLLABUS ENGLISH (Code No. 01)

The question paper will be designed to test the candidates’ understanding of English and workmanlike use of words.



GENERAL KNOWLEDGE (Code No. 02)

General Knowledge including knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific subject. The paper will also include questions on History of India and Geography of a nature which candidate should be able to answer without special study.



ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS (Code No. 03) ARITHMETIC




ALGEBRA






TRIGONOMETRY







MENSURATION







INTELLIGENCE AND PERSONALITY TEST



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