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    Eligibility for CDS after Hotel Management?

    Sir
    I want to know that , am i eligible for CDS Examination? I am doing hotel management course in kolkata in International Institute of Hotel Management.

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    Re: Eligibility for CDS after Hotel Management?

    Hello Friend ,

    ABOUT CDS EXAM :


    Combined Defence Service Exam is conducted twice a year by the UPSC for recruitment into the Indian Military Academy , Officer Training Academy , Naval

    Academy
    ,and Air Force Academy . The notification of CDS exam usually published in the month of August and March , and the exam are conducted in the month of

    February and Augus
    t respectively .

    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA :

    NATIONALITY : must be an Indian Citizenship .

    Educational Qualifications: For IMA & OTA : Degree of a recognized University or equivalent.


    For Naval Academy : B.Sc. with Physics & Mathematics or Bachelor of Engineering .


    For Air Force Academy : B.Sc. with Physics and/or Mathematics or Bachelor of Engineering .



    Age-limits:


    For Indian Military Academy : 19 -24 Years


    For Naval Academy : 19 -22 Years


    For Air Force Academy : 19 -23 Years


    For Officers’ Training Academy : 19 -25 Years

    Note : Candidates must be unmarried .

    SCHEME OF EXAMINATION :

    Written Examination For Indian Military Academy ,Naval Academy, and Air Force Academy .


    1. English (Objective type) : 100 Marks


    2. General Knowledge (Objective type) : 100 Marks


    3. Elementary Mathematics (Objective type) : 100 Marks


    Total : 300 Marks

    b) For Officers’ Training Academy


    1. English (Objective type) : 100 Marks


    2. General Knowledge (Objective type) : 100 Marks


    Total : 200 Marks

    Marks for SSB Interviews


    IMA, NA and AFA : 300 marks


    OTA: 200 Marks

    Official website : http://www.upsc.gov.in/

    Well as you have said that you have completed your MBA in Hotel Management , friend , you are not applicable for CDs exam , because of your age factor and also because

    of your educational Qualification . Hence , i would advice you to continue your work , you can do better in your own field only .


    Hope IT Helps .
    Good luck ~ ~



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    Re: Eligibility for CDS after Hotel Management?

    Dear candidate you are doing Hotel Management well .It is a Graduate course so you will get eligibility to do CDS.

    CDS(combined defence service)entrance examination is conducted by UPSC.

    CDS ELIGIBILITY:

    1.A Graduate or a final year candidate from the recognized University in any discipline can write upsc cds exam.

    2.The age of the CDS Army is 19-25 years,age criteria is variable wing to wing.

    3.Must be the Citizen of India.

    4.Male/Female both can write CDS exam.

    5.Candidates marital status must be single.

    Following above procedures you can write / apply for UPSC CDS entrance examinations.

    For details visit http://www.upsc.gov.in

    Thank you,

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    Re: Eligibility for CDS after Hotel Management?

    CDS examination is conducted by the UPSC twice in a year. This exam is conducted for the selection of candidate as an officer in Air force, Army and Navy.

    Educational Qualification :-

    For IMA /OTA : A degree from a recognized University or equivalent.
    For Naval Academy: B.Sc. with Physics and/or Mathematics or Bachelor of Engineering.
    For Air Force Academy: B.Sc. of a recognized University or equivalent with Physics and/or Mathematics as subjects or Bachelor of Engineering.

    Yes , Hotel Management student are applicable for CDS exam .If Your degree is equivalent graduation degree then you are applicable for CDS Exam.

    Age Criteria :-

    For IMA: 19-24 years
    For Naval Academy: 19-22 years
    For Air Force Academy: 19-23 years
    For Officers Training Academy: 19-25 years

    Best Books for CDS Exam :-

    CDS Exam Guide: Combined Defence Services Exam
    by Datason Rp
    Publisher: New Light Publishers

    CDS Exam Guide
    by
    Rph Editorial Board
    Publisher: Ramesh Publication

    Mathematics For C.D.S.Entrance Exam
    by R S Aggarwal
    Publisher: S.Chand Publishing

    CDS Previous Years Papers (Solved)
    by
    Rph Editorial Board
    Publisher: Ramesh Publication
    .

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    Re: Eligibility for CDS after Hotel Management?

    CDS Combined Defence Service Exam is conducted every year by the UPSC for recruitment into the


    => Indian Military Academy ,
    => Officer Training Academy ,
    => Naval Academy ,
    => Air Force Academy .



    As you are telling that you have completed your course as Hotel management as bachelor course ,so by this you fulfill the education qualification for this exam.




    Education Qualification for various academies:




    I.M.A & Training Academy :

    You must have a degree from a recognized university.

    Indian Naval Academy :
    You must have a Degree in Engineering for or degree in Engineering or B.Sc in physics or maths.


    Air Force Academy :
    You must have a Degree of recognized university.


    Eligibility criteria for the CDS examinations:-



    =>> The Aspirant's must be a citizen of india

    =>> The Aspirant's should have completed graduation from a recognised university .

    =>> The Aspirant's age should be between 19-22 years , for NAVY

    =>> The Aspirant's age should be between 19-23 years for AIRFORCE

    =>> The Aspirant's age should be between 19-24 years ,for ARMY







    !! All The best !!


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    Re: Eligibility for CDS after Hotel Management?

    The CDS exam is conducted under the UPSC .
    This exam is entry exam into the Indian defence services.one can join the army , navy and the airforce through this exam.
    for this exam , one should have completed graduation in any discipline from a recognized university.
    the age limit for the exam varies as per the wing of defence you wish to join.
    for army the age limit is 19-24 years.And for navy and air-force it is 19-23 yeras.

    as you have mentioned that you have completed in MBA in Hotel management , then you are surely eligible for the exam in the educational front.
    but do see that you are within the age limit constrains of the exam.
    if you have exceeded the age limit of the exam , then you are not eligible for the exam.


    The pattern of the CDS exam is-

    CDS EXAM PATTERN FOR IMA NA AFA.png


    some books you can use to prepare for the exam are-

    9788178124377.jpgCDS-3.jpgCDS-7.jpgCDS EXAM GUIDE.jpg


    for more details visit www.upsc.gov.in

    good luck
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    Re: Eligibility for CDS after Hotel Management?

    • CDS refers to combined defence services examination which is conducted by UPSC.
    • For Indian army and officer training academy, you must have completed the graduation in any stream from recognised university.
    • For joining Indian navy, you must have bachelor degree in engineering.
    • For joining Indian air force, you must have degree with having physics and maths subjects in class 12th or degree in engineering.
    • Minimum age limit stated here is 19 years.
    • The maximum age limit here is Navy-22 years, airforce-23 years , Army-24 years and OTA-25 years.

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    Re: Eligibility for CDS after Hotel Management?

    Hi,,

    You should try the Following information are more useful


    The CDS exam is conducted under the UPSC .

    This exam is entry exam into the Indian defence services.one can join the army , navy and the airforce through this exam.

    for this exam , one should have completed graduation in any discipline from a recognized university.

    the age limit for the exam varies as per the wing of defence you wish to join.

    for army the age limit is 19-24 years.And for navy and air-force it is 19-23 yeras.

    CDS ELIGIBILITY:

    1.A Graduate or a final year candidate from the recognized University in any discipline can write upsc cds exam.

    2.The age of the CDS Army is 19-25 years,age criteria is variable wing to wing.

    3.Must be the Citizen of India.

    4.Male/Female both can write CDS exam.

    5.Candidates marital status must be single.

    that's it

    ALL THE VERY BEST GUYS

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    Re: Eligibility for CDS after Hotel Management?

    CDS exams are conducted by UPSC
    Candidates who have passed Graduation can apply

    Below is the eligibilty conditions to apply for the CDS exams:

    Education:Indian Military Academy (IMA) - Graduation Pass in any Stream
    Officers Training Academy (OTA) - Graduation Pass in any Stream
    Indian Airforce- Graduation Pass with Physics and Mathematics as subjects in class 12th or BE/BTECH
    Indian Navy - BE/BTECH


    AGE LIMITS-IMA- Between 19- 24 years
    OTA Between 19- 25 years
    NAVY - Between 19- 22 years
    AIR FORCE - Between 19- 23 years

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