UPSC CDS II 2022 Notification (OUT): 339 Vacancies on Offer, Exam Likely on September 04
UPSC CDS 2 2022 Notification OUT - PC : My Result Plus
UPSC CDS 2 2022 Notification: Union Public Service Commission, UPSC has issued the notification for the CDS II Exam 2022 today (May 18). All desirous and eligible candidates can apply online for the Combined Defence Services (II) 2022 exam through the official website at The candidates can fill the online application form by 07th June  2022 till 6:00 PM.

The UPSC has scheduled to conduct the CDS 2 examination on 04th September 2022. The UPSC CDS 2 exam will be held in the offline pen and paper based mode. The UPSC CDS 2 Exam 2022 is conducted for recruitment to the Indian Military Academy IMA, Officers Training Academy, Indian Naval Academy INA and Indian Air Force (IAF) Academy. UPSC CDS exam is conducted twice every year and the notification for the second exam will be released later. 

UPSC CDS II Exam 2022 Important Dates

  • Starting Date of Online Application Submission: 18th May 2022
  • Last Date of Online Application Submission: 11th June 2022
  • CDS 2 application form 2022 withdrawal dates - 14th June to 20th June 2022
  • UPSC CDS 2 Admit Card Date: Notified Later
  • Date of UPSC CDS 2 Written Exam: 04th September 2022

UPSC CDS II Exam 2022 Vacancy Details

  • 155th (DE) Course commencing in July 2023, Indian Military Academy, Dehradun - 100 posts
  • Course commencing in July 2023 Executive Branch (General Service)/ Hydro Course, Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala - 22 posts
  • Pre-Flying Training Course commencing in July 2023, Air Force Academy, Hyderabad - 32 posts
  • 118th SSC (Men) Course (NT) (UPSC) Course commencing in October 2023, Officers' Training Academy, Chennai (Madras) - 169 posts
  • 32nd SSC Women (Non-Technical) Course commencing in April 2023, Officers Training Academy, Chennai - 16 posts
UPSC CDS II 2022 Exam Eligibility Criteria:
  • IMA and OTA: The candidate must have a Degree of a recognised University or equivalent.
  • For Indian Naval Academy: Degree in Engineering from a recognised University/ Institution.
  • For Air Force Academy: The candidate must have a Degree of a recognised University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.
UPSC CDS II 2022 Exam Application Fee: Candidates (excepting Female/SC/ST candidates who are exempted from payment of fee) are required to pay a fee of Rs. 200/.

UPSC CDS II 2022 Exam: How to Apply
  • Candidates would be required to apply online from the official website of UPSC at
  • Find and click on the CDS II Exam 2022 notification link and read the application details and instructions mentioned therein
  • Now proceed to generate user id, password and fill up the application form
  • Enter the required details carefully and upload the necessary documents in the appropriate size and format
  • Pay the application fee and cross check the application details
  • Take a print of the confirmation page for further references.
UPSC CDS 2 2022 Exam Selection Process: Selection will be based on Written Test & SSB Test/ Interview.

UPSC CDS 2 Notification: