UPSC CDS 2019 registration: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will be accepting online applications for the Combined Defence Services, CDS 2019, examination till 26 November.

Interested candidates can apply online at the

The exams will be conducted on 3 February 2019 across India. A total of 417 seats across the three wings of the armed forces would be filled by the UPSC CDS-2019 examination.

Candidates who apply will have to go through a two-step admission process including a preliminary and a mains examination followed by the interview selection process for various academies and a medical examination.

There are 100 seats in the Indian Military Academy, Dehradun, for the 148th (DE) Course commencing in January 2020.

There are 45 seats at the Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala for the course commencing in January 2020 Executive (General Service)/Hydro.

At Air Force Academy Hyderabad-(Pre-Flying) Training Course there are 32 seats for No. 207 F(P) Course while there are 225 seats at Officers’ Training Academy, Chennai for 111th SSC (Men) Course (NT).

A total of 15 seats are available at Officers Training Academy, Chennai for the 25th SSC Women (Non-Technical) Course.

Any application after 26 November will stand rejected.

Interested candidates must read the official notification carefully here.