The final results of the Combined Defence Services Examination (I), 2017 have been released by the UPSC in order of merit. The exam was held in February while the interviews were conducted by the Services Selection Board (SSB) under the Ministry of Defence.
In a notification, the Union Public Service Commission has said, “The results of the medical examination have not been taken into account in preparing these lists.” Of the many candidates who appeared for the paper, 8548 have qualified. The roll numbers for the qualified candidates have been provided in a PDF list
UPSC CDS results 2017, here’s how to download:
Step 1: Go to the official UPSC website (upsc.nic.in).
Step 2: Click on the link to the notification “Written Result: Combined Defence Services Examination (I), 2017”.
Step 3: Click on the link to the PDF provided.
Step 4: Download the results sheet and take a print out of the same for further reference.
The number of vacancies, as intimated by the Government is 150 for Indian Military Academy [including 19 vacancies reserved for NCC ‘C’ certificates (Army Wing) holders], 45 for Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala, Kerala Executive (General Service) including 6 vacancies reserved for NCC ‘C’ Certificate holders (Naval Wing)] and 32 for Air Force Academy, Hyderabad.
Therefore, the commission had recommended 3611, 2154 and 650 as qualified in the written test for admission to the Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Air Force Academy respectively.