Combined defence service exam (CDS 2016) is a national level entrance exam conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) for the recruitment of various vacancies under Indian Military Academy (IMA), Indian Naval Academy (INA), Air Force Academy (AFA) and Officer Training Academy (OTA).
CDS (Combined defense service) written exam are conducted twice a year i.e. February and in august. Combined Defence Service (CDS) Examination I 2016 will be conducted by the Union Public Service Commission on 14.02.2016 (SUNDAY).
CDS ADMIT CARD
•Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will release admit card of CDS 2016 two weeks before the commencement of written exam.
•CDS 1 2016 Admit Card will be issued in the fourth week of January.
•Aspirants appearing in the written exam must have a valid CDS admit card, the absence of which leads to denial of their entry for CDS Exam hall.
Steps to Download the CDS Admit Card
•Click on the official UPSC link to download CDS I Admit Card 2016
•Enter your Name/Registration Id Number and Date of Birth
•Download your CDS Admit Card for the CDS 1 2016 Exam
•Take a print out of the CDS Admit Card along with the instruction page
Important Information about CDS Admit Card:
•UPSC makes available CDS admit cards of CDS Exam 2016 only in online mode and does not be dispatch via post to the addresses or registered mail.
•Candidates must take a printout of their admit card after downloading it through the website mentioned above.
•Candidates must keep safe their CDS Admit Card till the admission procedure is over.
•Aspirants are suggested to keep a second copy of their CDS admit card to use it for future references.
•UPSC will not issue a duplicate CDS admit card for any candidate.
•Candidates must carry an ID proof along with their admit card, failing to do so will not be permitted to appear for the entrance exam.
•No candidates without a valid CDS admit card of CDS exam I 2016 is allowed to appear for the entrance exam on the scheduled date.
•If a candidate does not receive his/her e-Admission Certificate or any other communication regarding his/her candidature for the examination Two weeks before the commencement of the examination, he/she should at once contact the Commission.
•In case no communication is received in the Commission’s Office from the candidate regarding non-receipt of his/ her e-Admission Certificate at least 2 weeks before the examination, he/she himself/ herself will be solely responsible for non-receipt of his/her e-admission certificate.
•Information in this regard can also be obtained from the Facilitation Counter located in the Commission’s Office either in person or over the telephone.
•On receipt of admission certificate, check it carefully and bring discrepancies/errors, if any, to the notice of UPSC immediately.
•If a candidate receives an e-admission certificate in respect of some other candidate on account of handling error, the same should be immediately brought to the notice of the Commission with a request to issue the correct e-admission certificate.
•Candidates may note that they will not be allowed to take the examination on the strength of an e-admission certificate issued in respect of another candidate.