ABOUT CDS COURSE

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The “Combined Defence Services” (CDS) Examination is conducted twice a year by the Union Public Service Commission for recruitment into the Indian Military Academy, Officers Training Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Indian Air Force Academy. The Notification for the examination is usually released in the months of October and June, and the examinations are conducted in February and November respectively. Only unmarried graduates are eligible to sit for the exam. Successful candidates are admitted into the respective Academies after an interview conducted by the Services Selection Board (SSB).

Useful Information

PAPER PATTERN

The CDS examination will be conducted in two phases:

A). For Admission In Indian Military Academy, Indian Navy Academy And Air Force Academy:
Subject Duration Maximum Marks Questions
English 2 Hrs 30 Mins 100 120
General Knowledge 120 Minutes (2 hours) 100 120
Mathematics 120 Minutes (2 hours) 100 100
Total 300
B). For Admission In Officers Training Academy:
Subject Duration Maximum Marks Questions
English 2 Hrs 30 Mins 100 120
General Knowledge 120 Minutes (2 hours) 100 120
Mathematics 120 Minutes (2 hours) 100 100
Total 300

Cut Off

Courses Minimum qualifying marks in each Subject Minimum aggregate marks of last qualified candidate Marks of last recommended candidate
IMA 20 marks (i.e. 20%) 105 marks (i.e. 35%) 227
INA 20 marks (i.e. 20%) 90 marks (i.e. 30%) 225
AFA 20 marks (i.e. 20%) 135 marks (i.e. 45%) 258
OTA (Men) 20 marks (i.e. 20%) 72 marks (i.e. 36%) 157
OTA (Women) 20 marks (i.e. 20%) 72 marks (i.e. 36%) 159

 

 

Topic Covered

PAPER-I (ENGLISH) TOPICS COVERED PAPER-II (G.K) TOPICS COVERED PAPER-III (MATHEMATICS) TOPICS  COVERED
Fill in the blanks questions Current Affairs of last 6 months Arithmetic
Sentence Correction questions Indian Economy Geometry
Reading Comprehension Indian Politics Algebra
Finding errors and omissions etc History Trigonometry
Geography Mensuration
Sports Statistics
Banking sector  
  • Awards & Honors Sports,
  • Finance Agriculture
  • Books & Their Authors
 

 

LAKSHYA

  • Every Sunday Physical Training Class is organized by Physical Trainers
  • SSB Interview & Spoken English Classes also run in this course.
Duration Course Name/Code Application Form Charge Course Fee* GST Applicable on Course Fee Total Payable Amount
1 Year Target Rs.500 + 25(GST) Rs.40,000/- Rs.7200/- Rs.47725/-
6 Months Target Rs.500 + 25(GST) Rs.30,000/- Rs.5400/- Rs.35925/-
3 Months Target Rs.500 + 25(GST) Rs.20,000/- Rs.3600/- Rs.24125/-
45 Days Target Rs.500 + 25(GST) Rs.20,000/- Rs.2700/- Rs.18225/-
Note:Included Cost Of Third Party Books

VICTORY

  • SSB Interview Classes not run in this course.
Duration Course Name/Code Application Form Charge Course Fee* GST Applicable on Course Fee Total Payable Amount
1 Year Victory/1205 Rs.500 + 25(GST) Rs.35,000/- Rs.6300/- Rs.41825/-
6 Months Victory/1206 Rs.500 + 25(GST) Rs.25,000/- Rs.4,500/- Rs.30,025/-
3 Months Victory/1207 Rs.500 + 25(GST) Rs.15,000/- Rs.2700/- Rs.18225/-
45 Days Victory/1208 Rs.500 + 25(GST) Rs.10,000/- Rs.1800/- Rs.12325/-
Note:Included Cost Of Third Party Books

 

Written Course

  • Takshila Classes offers coaching for the UPSC CDS written examination. The faculty at  Takshila Classes is tremendously ccomplished and highly qualified in successfully coaching students for CDS examination.
  • The guidelines of distinction followed by Takshila Classes assures that each student who opts for training of written examination with us,endures assurance and he would be thoroughlygroomed for the exam.
  • Not only do we cover the entire syllabus subject after subject as per UPSC guidelines, we also prepare our students with mock tests, previous year question papers practice and doubt clearing sessions which are conducted each week to counsel each student’s development.
  • Mock test/Monthly test results are also examined to summitthe weak points of the aspirants. This gives students a sense of indulgence about the possible paper pattern and the level of difficulty of questionsthat will give them the right approach towards their examination, manage time efficiently and to eventually get the best possible results.
  • Students can learn here many tricks, shortcuts and quick and accurate answers through their time in the course. Apart from this, we provide extensively researched study material which helps students to easily access, organise and systematically approach the vast syllabus.

 

Correspondence Course

  • Our original study material made by our own publication solely focuses on UPSC and other defence examinations.
  • Latest trend analysis and overall updated questions that have the maximum chance of coming in examinations are given more focus to build confidence and support among students.
  • We compile ourstudy material by analysing the question papers of last few years and by keeping in mind the present trend involving Combined Defence Services Examination (CDS).