7th Pay Commission Latest News: See pay scale - starting Rs 56,100 - important dates, scheme, process in UPSC CDS 2020 drive here

7th Pay Commission Latest News: Any employment that promises high pay scale and job security will be most welcome for all during these extremely troubled times due to teh coronavirus pandemic. Things have been made worse because many people have lost their jobs over last few months

ZeeBiz WebTeam | Aug 17, 2020, 03:30 PM IST

7th Pay Commission Latest News: Any employment that promises high pay scale and job security will be most welcome for all during these extremely troubled times due to teh coronavirus pandemic. Things have been made worse because many people have lost their jobs over last few months. Yes, jobs are very hard to come by in times of coronavirus and that is why, everyone should have a look at these government jobs that bundle both high pay and job security in the offer. Pic Credit: PTI

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UPSC CDS 2 2020

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is inviting applications for admission of candidates to Indian Army, Navy, Air Force and Officers’ Training Academy (OTA) and has released a notification – UPSC CDS 2 2020 Notification with regards to this. In all 344, vacancies have been advertised for this. Know all the important dates for these vacancies, format of examination and application process here. Pic Credit: PTI  

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7th Pay Commission Pay Scale: 

All the positions being advertised offer attractive pay scale as per the 7th Pay Commission (7th CPC) guidelines. The candidates who clear the UPSC CDS exam will be required to undergo cadet training. During the training period a fixed stipend of Rs 56,100 per month, which the starting pay in Level 10 will be given. The training period is not treated as the commissioned service. Pic Credit: PTI 

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UPSC CDS 2 2020: List of important dates:   

The last date to fill the online application form is 25 August, 2020 till 6 PM.  
The online applications can be withdrawn from 1 September 2020 to 7 September 2020 till 6 pm. Applicants can find the detailed instructions regarding withdrawal of applications in the advertisement.  
The UPSC CDS 2020 examination will be conducted by the Union Public Service Commission on 8 November 2020. Pic Credit: PTI

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UPSC CDS 2 2020: Examination Scheme: For Admission to Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Air Force Academy  

Written examination - English, General Knowledge, Elementary Mathematics  

All exams will carry 100 marks each and will be for 2 hrs. Pic Credit: PTI

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For Admission to Officers’ Training Academy  

Written examination - English, General Knowledge  

Both exams will carry 100 marks each and will be for 2 hrs.

Note that the paper will be bilingual – Hindi and English. 

Wrong answers will be awarded negative marks. Pic Credit: Reuters

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UPSC CDS 2 2020: How to apply
Candidates are required to apply online by using the website http://upsconline.nic.in. Detailed instructions are available on the above mentioned website. Applicants need to provide details of government issued Photo ID Card while filling up the online application form along with a scanned copy of the Photo ID. Pic Credit: PTI