New Delhi: More than 8,500 candidates who had appeared for the Combined Defence Services Examination (II) held on October 23, 2016 have been declared qualified for the personal interview, according to the results declared on Monday by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
The results of all successful candidates who cracjed the UPSC Combined Defence Services Written Examination (ii) 2016 are available on the official website: upsc.gov.in.
"On the basis of the results of the Combined Defence Services Examination (II), 2016 held by the Union Public Service Commission on 23rd October, 2016, 8,563 candidates have qualified for being interviewed by the Service Selection Board of the Ministry of Defence", the UPSC said.
If cleared in personal interviews, the candidates will be eligible for admission to (i) Indian Military Academy, Dehradun 143rd Course commencing in July, 2017 (ii) Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala, Kerala, Course commencing in July, 2017 (iii) Air Force Academy, Hyderabad (Pre-Flying) Training Course (202/16F/PC) commencing in July, 2017 (iv) Officers Training Academy, Chennai 106th SSC Course (for Men) commencing in October, 2017 and (v) Officers Training Academy, Chennai, 20th SSC Women (Non-Technical) Course commencing in October, 2017.
"The candidature of all the candidates, whose Roll Numbers are in the released lists, is provisional", the UPSC added.
"In accordance with the conditions of the admission to the examination, they 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", the UPSC said.
All the candidates who have successfully qualified in the written exam are required to register themselves online on the Indian Army Recruiting website joinindianarmy.nic.in within two weeks of announcement of written result.
"The successful candidates would then be allotted Selection Centres and dates, of SSB interview which shall be communicated on the registered e-mail ID", the UPSC said.
"Any candidate who has already registered earlier on the site will not be required to do so. In case of any query/Login problem, e-mail be forwarded to email@example.com", it added.
"The marks-sheet of candidates who have not qualified, will be put on the Commission’s website within 15 days from the date of publication of the final result of OTA (after conducting SSB Interview) and will remain available on the website for a period of 60 days", the UPSC said.