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CDS Syllabus 2014-15 Exam Pattern Eligibility Criteria Study Material PDF Online

Combined Defence Services Examination-2014 notification is out and the exam is scheduled to organize on 09th of February, 2014. Most of the candidates who have applied for the exam will be searching for the topics of the subjects concerned with the exam. Get more update on .Here your search ends as in the coming paragraph; we are going to mention the completed syllabus of CDS Exam- 2014.

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Written Test Syllabus:

1. English: Basic rules of English and complete knowledge of English language.

2. General Knowledge: History, Civics, Geography, Political Science, Current Events and Awareness Etc.
3. Elementary Mathematics:

The various sub topics include in this section are:

Arithmetic:  Operations on Number, Square Root, Ration and Proportion, Decimal, Time and Distance, Fractions, Profit and Loss, Variation, Simple Interest, Compound Interest Etc.

Algebra: Simple Factors, Basic Operation, H.CF. , L.C.M., Remainder Theorem, Theories of Polynomials, Solution of Quadratic Equation, Relation between its roots and Coefficient , Linear Equations, Linear In-equations, rational Number  Etc.

Trigonometry: Sine x, Cosine x, Height and Distance, Simple Trigonometric Identities, Use of Trigonometric Tables. 

Geometry: Lines and Angles, Sides and Angle of a Triangle, Parallel Lines, Similar Triangle, Loci, Property of Angles Etc.

Mensuration:  Area of Squares, Rectangle, Parallelogram, Surface Area and Volume of Cuboids, Triangle and Circle, Cylinders and Cones Etc.

Statistics:  Collection and Tabulation of Statistical Data, Graphical Representation, Frequency Polygon, Histograms , Bar chart, Pie chart  Etc. Measure of Central Tendency.

Personal Interview/ Intelligence Test:

In this phase, candidates are required to go through Group Test and Intelligence Test where they have to proof their intelligence in verbal and non verbal type questions. There, they have to be tested in terms of their awareness to the outside world and social attributes.

NOTE: The Elementary Mathematics paper includes the questions up to class 10th while for other sections; candidate should have knowledge up to the Graduate level.

The Examination Pattern of CDS is as per the following manner:

For admission to IMA (Indian Military Academy), INA (Indian Naval Academy), Air Force

English: 100 Marks

General Knowledge: 100 Marks

Elementary Mathematics: 100 Marks

For admission to Officers’ Training Academy:

English: 100 Marks

General Knowledge: 100 Marks

The duration of each paper is 2 hrs.

The next phase of the CDS is Personal Interview/ Intelligence Test.

Eligibility Criteria for CDS Exam 2014-15

Date of Birth:

Unmarried Male Candidate must be citizen of India and his Date of Birth for admission IMA, INA should fall between 2nd Jan, 1991 and 1st Jan, 1996 and for Air Force, it should be 2nd Jan, 1992 and 1st Jan, 1996.

For Officers’ Training Academy (SSC Course for Men), Date of Birth should fall between 2nd Jan, 1990 and 1st Jan, 1996 and they can be married or unmarried.

For Officers’ Training Academy (SSC Women Non- Technical Course), Date of Birth should fall between 2nd Jan, 1990 and 1st Jan, 1996.

Academic Requirements:

For IMA & OTA, candidate should have Graduation degree from the recognized college.
For INA, candidate should have the B.Tech/B.E course. 

For Air Force, candidate should complete Graduation but studied Physics & Mathematics at Intermediate level OR done B.Tech/ B.E qualification.

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