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Major Kalshi Classes is the best CDS coaching training class in Allahabad, India. We promise the best success rate and the most qualified candidates thanks to our experienced experts and certified specialists.

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Combined Defence Services or CDS examination is conducted to recruit candidates in the Indian Armed Forces. Aspirants willing to become a part of Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, Officers Training Academy, and Indian Air Force Academy can apply for the CDS exam and chase their dream career. Like NDA exam, Combined Defence Services examination is conducted twice a year UPSC. Candidates will be called for Service Selection Board (SSB) after qualifying CDS exam and after that, successful candidates will be appointed with their respective training academies.

In general, the notification for CDS examination is released in the month of October and June. And, the exam is conducted in the month of February and November. To qualify this exam, joining CDS written exam coaching is the best option. We at Major Kalshi Classes are providing excellent coaching for defence examinations, including CDS. Along with coaching, we provide high-quality study material and books that help students in their preparation.

MKC is the best CDS coaching institute in Allahabad . With experienced experts and qualified professionals, we guarantee for the highest success rate and maximum meritorious candidates. In addition to this, we provide basic mock test, online/offline test, and classroom assignment to help candidates in building their career. By joining CDS written exam coaching , students can not only enhance their skills and knowledge but also gain confidence.

We at Major Kalshi Classes conduct a separate class for all subjects. We are a professionally managed institute that prepares candidates for the post of CDS. Our faculty teaches short tricks and methodology to students that help them in solving even tough questions within a specific time frame. When it comes to fee, we have designed an affordable fee structure for students so that they can easily enroll in our coaching institute and prepare themselves in the best possible way. Join our CDS written exam coaching to score good marks in your written exam and qualify the SSB interview as well.

EXAM-CDS (I & II)
  • Forms- October & June
  • Exam-February & November
  • Age Limit 19 to 25 yrs
EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION i) For Indian Military Academy/Officers’ Training Academy: Degree from a recognized university or equivalent
ii) For Indian Naval Academy: Degree in Engineering from a recognized University/Institution
iii) For Air Force Academy: Degree of a recognized University with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level or Bachelor of Engineering
MODE OF SELECTION
  • Written Examination by UPSC
  • SSB Interview
Paper Availability of Forms Date of Examination
CDS-I 31-10-2018 to 26-11-2018 03-02-2019
CDS-II 12-06-2019 to 08-07-2019 08-09-2019

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
Total 300

Age Limits, Sex And Marital Status

(i) For IMA -Unmarried male candidates with age between 19 to 24 years only are eligible.

(ii) For Indian Naval Academy - Unmarried male candidates with age between 19 to 22 years only are eligible.

(iii) For Air Force Academy - 19 to 23 years (Upper age limit for candidates holding valid and current Commercial Pilot Licence issued by DGCA (India) is relaxable upto 26 years.) only are eligible.

(iv) For Officers' Training Academy-(SSC Course for men) Male candidates (married or unmarried) having age between 19 to 25 years only are eligible.

(v) For Officers' Training Academy -(SSC Women Non-Technical Course) Unmarried women, issueless widows who have not remarried and issueless divorcees (in possession of divorce documents) who have not remarried are eligible; they should have age between 19 to 25 years.

UPSC CDS Examination Centers

The CDS exam will be held across 41 cities/towns in the country

  • ALLAHABAD
  • AHMEDABAD
  • AIZWAL
  • AGARTALA
  • BANGALORE
  • BARIEILLY
  • BHOPAL
  • CHANDIGARH
  • CHENNAI
  • CUTTACK
  • DEHRADUN
  • DELHI
  • DHARWAR
  • DISPUR
  • GANGTOK
  • HYDRABAD
  • IMPHAL
  • ITA NAGAR
  • JAIUR
  • JAMMU
  • JORHAT
  • KOCHI
  • KOHIMA
  • KOLKATA
  • LUCKNOW
  • MADURAI
  • MUMBAI
  • NAGPUR
  • PANAJI (GOA)
  • CHANDIGARH
  • PORT BLAIR
  • RAIPUR
  • RANCHI
  • SAMBALPUR
  • SHILLONG
  • SHIMLA
  • SRINAGAR
  • THIRUVANPURAM
  • TIRUPATI
  • UDAIPUR
  • VISHAKHAPATNAM

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

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* Total Payable Amount
1 Year Lakshya/1201 Rs.525/- Rs.60,000/- Rs.60,525/- Pay
6 Months Lakshya/1202 Rs.525 /- Rs.45,000/- Rs.45,525/- Pay

Note: Included cost of Third Party Books

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