UPSC CDS Exam Pattern 2014- Paper Scheme and Format for Combined Defence Services
UPSC CDS Examination 2014
UPSC CDS Examination has a specific course syllabus which must be completed accordingly by the applicants to score good marks in the examination and get food recruitment. The CDS examination conducted by UPSC comprises a written based exam procedure and if the applicant is successful in clearing the examination with good results then he has to sit for a SSB Interview which basically checks the personality and brilliance of the chosen or qualified candidates.
UPSC CDS Examination procedure and pattern
- There will be three sections of questions in the written examination of CDS. The sections are Basic or elementary mathematics, English, and General Knowledge. The questions of the CDS written examination are going to be of multiple choice types (objective type).
- In CDS written exam full marks is 100 for each paper and there will be 2 hours of time duration allotted to the candidate to complete the entire paper. The applicants have to write a 2 hours paper of which questions are based on general awareness and English for Officers Training Academy, and the full marks of the question paper is 200.
- The highest scores that is being given in the written based examination and SSB interview is going to be equal for every course i.e. the utmost marks given in the written exam and SSB interviews is 300 each for AFA, IMA, and INA. There will be maximum 200 marks for OTA as stated above.