CDS 2 2021 Result Out: UPSC CDS offer one of the most sought-after jobs in defence for which the candidates had appeared in a great number. CDS-II Result 2021 for the written examination held for CDS-2 has been released on 22nd December 2021. The candidates who had appeared for the CDS II written exam held can now check their roll number in the CDS 2 Result PDF for which the direct link is provided below. As per CDS-2 Result 2021, 6845 candidates have been shortlisted for SSB Interview Round which will be carried by the Service Selection Board (SSB) of the Ministry of Defence. 

CDS 2 2021 Result

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Combined Defence Services (CDS) Result for the 2021 CDS 2 exam is released on 22nd December 2021 at the official website of UPSC in PDF format only. The shortlisted candidates will be called for SSB Interviews for admission to Indian Military Academy (IMA), Indian Naval Academy (INA), Air Force Academy (AFA) and Officers' Training Academy (OTA). In this article, we are providing you with the steps to check UPSC CDS Result 2021. 

CDS Result 2021

UPSC has announced the roll numbers of the candidates who have qualified in the Combined Defence Services Examination-II, 2021 conducted on 14th November 2021 for 339 vacancies Candidates can check the UPSC CDS Result highlighted in the table given below.

CDS 2 Result 2021: Overview
OrganisationUnion Public Service Commission
Name of ExamCDS (II) Exam 2021
CategorySarkari Result
CDS 2 Exam Date14th November 2021 (Sunday)
UPSC CDS 2 Result 202122nd December 2021
Candidates Qualified6845
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CDS 2 Result 2021 PDF

The direct link to download the CDS II 2021 Result PDF is given below. The CDS Result 2021 out for the CDS 2 Exam on 22nd December 2021 for the candidates who appeared in the CDS-II written test. It has been announced in an online mode only in PDF format. All the candidates can check their CDS Result by downloading the following CDS 2 Result PDFs link. 

Link to Download CDS 2 Result 2021 PDF [Active]

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How To Check CDS Result 2021?

Candidates can use the given steps to check their CDS-II Result 2021. Follow these steps to correctly check the CDS Result 2021.

1. Go to the official website of UPSC i.e. of Click on the link that is given above.

2. Scroll down the page and click on “Written Results>> Examination Written Results”.

3. Click under the Download section opposite to “Combined Defence Services Examination (II), 2021” 

4. CDS 2 Result 2021 is given in PDF Format, download the CDS Result PDF.

5. Search for your name and roll no. Alternatively,  or press Ctrl+F and type your name or roll no.

6. If your name is highlighted, you have qualified the CDS Exam 2021.

7. Save the CDS Result PDF for future reference.

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What After CDS 2 Result 2021?

The candidates whose roll numbers are mentioned in the CDS 2 Result PDF are required to submit the original certificates in support of age (Date of Birth), educational qualifications, NCC (C) (Army Wing/Senior Division Air Wing/Naval Wing) etc. claimed by them to IHQ of MoD (Army) / Dte Gen of Rtg (Rtg A) CDSE to the addresses as mentioned below-

1. Entry for SSC male candidates and SSC women entry for female candidates West Block III, R. K. Puram, New Delhi-110066 

2. In the case of IMA/SSC first choice candidates and Naval HQ “DMPR” (OI & R Section), Room No. 204,‘C’ Wing, Sena Bhawan, New Delhi-110011 

3. In the case of Navy first choice candidates and PO3 (A)/Air Headquarters ‘J’ Block, Room No. 17, Opp. Vayu Bhawan, Motilal Nehru Marg, New Delhi-110106

The original Certificates are to be submitted before 01st July 2022 for IMA & NA, not later than 13th May 2022 for AFA and not later than 1st October 2022 in case of SSC course only

Selection Process of CDS Exam

The selection procedure comprises 2 parts i.e. written exam and a personal interview. The candidates who qualify for the written exam will be called for a personal interview. The personal interview is conducted by the Service Selection Board (SSB). Below is the process of selection of personnel through the CDS exam.

Written exam: For the first stage, the candidates have to appear in the written exam of CDS which have three subjects namely English, GK and Maths. The duration of the exam is 2 hours. To qualify for the exam, the candidates must clear the minimum marks criteria decided by the commission.

Document Verification: The candidates who will appear for the personal interview can only proceed further if they have all the documents required for verification with them. The candidates who do not produce all the documents will not be allowed for the personal interview.

Personal Interview: The candidates who qualify for the written exam appear for the personal interview conducted by the Service Selection Board (SSB). The personal interview will consist of a Personality test and an Intelligence test.

Medical Test: The candidate recommended by the SSB will be allotted for a medical check-up. The candidates will be checked for his medical fitness in context with vision, hearing ability and presence of any other ailment. The candidate who clears this test will be considered for recruitment after due training.

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CDS Result 2021: FAQs

Ans. Yes, CDS 2 2021 Result has been released on 22nd December 2021.

Candidates must score 20 marks in individual section and also the overall cut off.

CDS marksheet contains the details of candidate roll number, date of birth, name, total marks obtained in written exam and SSB Interview.

After clearing the written examination of CDS, candidates have to register for the SSB interview. Candidates have to appear for the SSB Interview with the required documents.

The CDS 2 2021 result can be checked by clicking on the above link or visiting the official website,

Yes, the cut off marks are different for written exam and SSB Interview.

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