Exam Date: The exam of CDS 1 2014 will be conducted on 9th February 2014.
Eligibility: Male candidates can apply for IMA, AFA, NA and OTA and female candidates can apply only for OTA. The education qualification for applying in CDS is as follows:
- AFA: Candidates willing to apply for Air force academy should have studied Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level along with a degree from recognized university or bachelor degree in engineering /technology. Women candidates can not apply for Air force academy.
- IMA: Aspirants willing to apply of Indian military academy through CDS 1 2014 examination should have a degree from recognized university.
- NA: Aspirants applying for Indian naval academy should have engineering degree from any recognized university or institute
- OTA: All other men candidates as well as women candidates applying for Officers training academy should have a degree to qualify for minimum educational qualification required by UPSC to fill application form of CDS 1 2014
Age Limit: The age limit is as follows:
- For IMA- Unmarried male candidates, born between 2nd January 1991 to 1st January 1996.
- For INA – Unmarried male candidates, born between 2nd January 1991 to 1st January 1996.
- For AFA – Unmarried male candidates, born between 2nd January 1992 to 1st January 1996
- For OTA SSC course Men – Male candidates (Married / unmarried) born between 2nd January 1990 to 1st January 1996
- For OTA (SSC Women Non-technical course ) – Unmarried women and issueless widow born between 2nd January 1990 to 1st January 1996