UPSC NDA & NA 2 Registration 2023 begins at upsc.gov.in; eligibility, application link here
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) issued the official notification on May 17, announcing the commencement of the registration process for the Combined Defence Services (CDS) II and National Defence Academy (NDA) II exams. Interested candidates can now apply for the UPSC CDS/NDA 2023 exam by visiting the official website at upsc.gov.in. The online application form will remain open until June 6 at 6 pm, allowing aspiring candidates a window of opportunity to pursue a career in the defence services. The application correction facility will be available from June 7 to June 13. The UPSC CDS/NDA 2023 exam is scheduled to take place on September 3.
To complete the UPSC CDS/NDA 2023 application form, candidates need to provide several scanned documents, including a valid photo ID proof (such as Aadhaar card, PAN card, passport, voter card, or driving license), a photograph, a signature, and certificates for class 10, 12, and degree qualifications. Additionally, they will be required to provide banking details for the online application fee payment.
To be eligible for the UPSC CDS/NDA 2023 exam, candidates must be between 20 and 24 years old as of the specified date in the examination year, and they must be unmarried. Married individuals are not eligible to apply for these exams.
Here are the steps to apply for UPSC CDS/NDA 2023:
Step 1: Visit the official website of UPSC.
Step 2: On the homepage, click on the UPSC CDS 2023 or UPSC NDA 2023 link, and then select "Apply Online."
Step 3: Log in using your credentials, such as email address and password or mobile number.
Step 4: Fill out the UPSC CDS/NDA 2023 application form with the required information on the new window.
Step 5: Pay the prescribed fee, upload the necessary scanned documents, and select your preferred exam center. Once all the details are completed, submit the form.
Step 6: Download the confirmation page and keep a copy for future reference.
For the UPSC CDS/NDA 2023 exam, applicants need to pay an application fee of Rs 200, except for SC, ST, and female candidates who are exempted from the fee. The official notice states that candidates can make changes to their OTR profile by logging into the OTR platform during the specified period.