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24th September 2016, 04:06 PM
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Can I join in Indian Army after my Diploma in Civil or should I do a quick 2 years degree course?


Hi sir ! I'm currently studying in diploma civil engineering course final year and my age is 20 now. My course gets completed in 2017, probably my age will be 21. I really want to join in Indian army. I want to serve as paratroopers. Is that possible to join ? Or should I do any degree course quickly for 2yrs to write CDs? If so ..which would be good to me? I'm confused ..pls help me




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25th September 2016, 11:59 AM
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Default Re: Can I join in Indian Army after my Diploma in Civil or should I do a quick 2 years degree course?

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Hi sir ! I'm currently studying in diploma civil engineering course final year and my age is 20 now. My course gets completed in 2017, probably my age will be 21. I really want to join in Indian army. I want to serve as paratroopers. Is that possible to join ? Or should I do any degree course quickly for 2yrs to write CDs? If so ..which would be good to me? I'm confused ..pls help me
You can directly join Indian army after completing diploma course in Civil Engineering.

You must take admission in Bachelor course through lateral entry and complete your graduation first.

Then, you will be eligible for CDS exam which is conducted by UPSC every year.

Upcoming CDS Exam will be conducted on 23 October, 2016.

After completing your graduation, you can apply for CDS Exam and serve your nation.

Some of the descent books for CDS exam preparation are:

General Knowledge Manual (English) (Paperback)
Author: Jha S N
Released: 2015
Publisher: Kalinjar Publication
Price: Rs.94


Chapterwise - Sectionwise Solved Papers of CDS Mathematics / English / General Ability (English) 5th Edition (Paperback)
Author: Arihant Experts
Released: 2014
Publisher: Arihant
Price: Rs.230


CDS Combined Defence Services Examination Practice Papers (English) (Paperback)
Author: Sachchida Nand Jha
Released: 2013
Publisher: Neha Publishers & Distributors
Price: Rs.160


General Mental Ability Logical Reasoning & Analytical Ability MCQs 1000+Q: Useful for IAS | PCS | NDA | SSC & all other examinations (English) (Paperback)
Author: portal Publications
Released: 2012
Publisher: Kalinjar Publication
Price: Rs.104
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25th September 2016, 05:49 PM
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Default Re: Can I join in Indian Army after my Diploma in Civil or should I do a quick 2 years degree course?

Yes, it is needed to have bachelor's degree to write CDS exam. So, you must have to do bachelor's degree to join Indian Army.

UPSC conducts CDS (Combined Defense Services) Exam twice a year for recruitment of officers in Indian Army.

Eligibility criteria for CDS exam are as under:-

- Nationality : Indian.

- Educational Qualification:

IMA/OTA - Bachelors degree in any stream.

Indian Naval Academy -B.E./B.Tech.

Indian Air Force Academy - 10+2 with Physics and Mathematics or B.E./ B.Tech.

-Age limit:

IMA - 19 years to 24 years

Indian Naval Academy -19 years to 22 years

Indian Air Force Academy -19 years to 23 years

OTA - 19 years to 25 years

-Selection Criteria :

*Written Exam

*Interview by Services Selection Board.

-Written Exam Pattern:

English 100 marks

General Knowledge 100 marks

Elementary mathematics 100 marks
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