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Combined Defence Services Examination (CDSE)

Combined Defence Services Examination is conducted for recruitment of officer cadre in Indian Army, Air Force and Navy. Muppadai Training Academy offers NDA Coaching for 6 months & Physical Training Program.

1. Selection Process for CDS

The Selection Process for CDS are :-

  1. Written Examination
  2. SSB Interview

2. Educational Qualification for CDS

Indian Military Academy (IMA) and Officers’ Training Academy (OTA)Bachelor’s Degree From a recognised university
Indian Naval Academy (INA)Bachelors in Engineering from a recognised University
Air Force Academy (AFA)Graduation (with Physics and Mathematics at Class 12 or Bachelor of Engineering

3. Age Limit for CDS

Eligibility – CDS Age LimitAge Limit (In years)
Indian Naval Academy (INA)19 years to 22 years
Air Force Academy19 years to 23 years
Indian Military Academy (IMA)19 years to 24 years
Officers’ Training Academy (SSC Women Non-Technical Course)19 years to 25 years
Officers’ Training Academy (SSC Course for Men)19 years to 25 years

4. Physical Efficiency Test for CDS

In CDS physical test, the eligibility of candidates is measured as per height, weight and medical standards.

Physical Measurement Test

Courses Heights ( in cm)
Male Female
IMA 157.5 cm 152 cm
INA 157 cm 152 cm
AFA 162.5 cm 152 cm
OTA - Men 157.5 cm 152 cm

Written Examination Pattern (IMA, INA, IAFA)

Subject Questions Mark -ve Marks
General knowledge 100 100 1/3rd
English 100 100 1/3rd
Elementary Mathematics 100 100
Total 300 300
Duration 120 Mins

Written Examination Pattern (OTA)

Subject Questions Mark -ve Marks
General knowledge 100 100 1/3rd
English 100 100 1/3rd
Total 200 200
Duration 120 Mins

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