UPSC CDS Exam Date 2023 Test Centers, Paper 1 Schedule and Time


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UPSC CDS Exam Date 2023

Union Public Service Commission has commenced the information for the candidates on Combined Defence Service Exam. Registrations to CDS has been closed on 10th January 2023.

UPSC CDS Exam Date

The tentative date for the UPSC CDS Exam is 16th April 2023. However, the candidates must wait for a while to know the exam date officially. They can read this article to know about the UPSC CDS Exam Date 2023, exam centers, time and exam schedule.

What is UPSC CDS Exam?

To hire the Commissioned Officers, Union Public Service Commission authorities take help from a written exam that bifurcates the skilled candidates from many. The CDS exam is conducted in two tiers for the candidates. There are overall 341 vacancies available for which the candidates have already filled the form and now they are preparing for the upcoming exam.

The application correction window will remain open from 18th to 24th January 2023

The candidates who want to modify the application must do it before the due date. On the same dates, the application can be withdrawn by the candidates. Aspirants can check the   CDS 2023 Exam Notification from here.

UPSC CDS Test Centers 2023

the exam will be conducted in approximately 70 cities. These are discussed in the table below :

Agartala Delhi Ludhiana Jorhat Raipur
Agra Dharwad Madurai Kochi Rajkot
Ajmer Dispur Mumbai Kohima Ranchi
Ahmedabad Faridabad Mysore Kolkata Sambalpur
Aizawl Gangtok Nagpur Kozhikode (Calicut) Shillong
Gwalior Jaipur Siliguri Bilaspur Gurgaon
Indore Dehradun Cuttack Gautam Buddh Nagar Anantapur (Andhra Pradesh)
Aligarh Gaya Panaji (Goa) Leh Jabalpur
Bareilly Ghaziabad Patna Lucknow Varanasi
Bhopal Gorakhpur Port Blair Srinagar (Uttarakhand) Jammu
Tiruchirapalli Chandigarh Prayagraj (Allahabad) Thane Jodhpur
Tirupati Hyderabad Udaipur Thiruvananthapuram Navi Mumbai
Itanagar Visakhapatnam Vijayawada Srinagar Vellore
Shimla Imphal Bengaluru Aurangabad Chennai
Pune Warangal Coimbatore Puducherry

The exam centers are tabulated above. However, the candidates can confirm their respective exam center from the admit card.

UPSC CDS Exam Syllabus 2023

The candidates will have to prepare for Maths, English and General Ability Test (GAT) well in order to qualify for the paper.

  • English: Synonyms, Antonyms, Sentence, Comprehension, Errors, and more
  • Maths: Mensuration, Arithmetic, Algebra,  Geometry, Statistics, Trigonometry, and more
  • General Ability Test: Chemistry, Economics, Biology, Current Awareness, Defence, Physics, and more

We have shared generalised ideas of the syllabus over here. However, the candidates have to confirm the syllabus details from the leading portal.

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UPSC CDS Exam Paper 1 Schedule and Time

Knowing the duration and schedule for the exam is helpful for the candidates to prepare well. They get proper time to analyse their mistakes and rectify them before the exam day.

Exams/Interview IMA, INA, AFA OTA
Written Exam English, General Knowledge, Maths English, GK
Written Exam 300 200
Interview 300 200

There will be objective-type questions for which the candidates will be given 2 hours. It is advisable to the aspirants that they must check the negative marking and other marking criteria to score well in the exam.

UPSC CDS Exam Instructions

  • Only stationery items are allowed
  • Use and carry of mobile devices is prohibited during the examination
  • The candidates can carry sanitiser, makes and a water bottle with them
  • Applicants have to reach the exam premises 30 minutes prior to the reporting time
  • They must carry the admit card along with a photo ID proof to show their valid candidature

How to Check UPSC CDS Exam Date 2023?

If you are baffled to know the ways to get the exam date from the main website then follow the steps as shared below :

Step 1 Go to the official website of UPSC

Step 2 Now, login to the portal using the valid credentials

Step 3 Search for UPSC CDS Exam Date 2023

Step 4 Enter date of birth and other details

Step 5 Click on the submit button

These steps will give you the details of the UPSC CDS Exam Date 2023. Kindly note that the admit cards will be available 3 weeks prior to the exam day as per the official notification of UPSC CDS 2023.


When I Correct the UPSC CDS Exam Form 2023?

18th to 24th January 2023

What is UPSC CDS Exam Date 2023?


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