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CDS 2 2021 Syllabus

CDS 2 2021 Syllabus : This informative and special blog is dedicated to CDS Exam candidates who are eyeing on clearing the CDS 2 2021 written exam with flying colours. In this blog, you will find CDS 2 2021 Syllabus, CDS 2 2021 Exam Pattern, Exam dates and the best online course for CDS 2 2021. Do read till the end.

CDS 2 2021 Important Dates (Tentative)

CDS 2 2021 Application Start Date 04 August 2021
CDS 2 2021 Application Last Date 24 August 2021
CDS 2 2021 Exam Date 14 Nov 2021
CDS 2 2021 Admit Card Download Date Before 3 weeks of exam
CDS 2 2021 Result Date (Expected) Jan – Feb 2022

CDS 2 2021 Educational Qualification 

INDIAN NAVAL ACADEMY (INA) B.E/B.Tech (10+2 with Physics & Maths)
AIR FORCE ACADEMY (AFA) Graduation, B.E/B.Tech (10+2 with Physics &Maths)

CDS 2 2021 Selection Process

CDS 2 2021 exam involves the following three phases after which the final merit list is published: –

  • Written Test
  • SSB Interview
  • Medical Examination

CDS 2 2021 Exam Pattern  (IMA, INA, AFA)

SECTION No.of questions Marks
1.   English         120 100
2.   General Knowledge         120 100
3.   Elementary Mathematics         100 100
Total marks 300

For OTA (Officer Training Academy)

*There is no Maths paper for OTA

SECTION No. of questions Marks
1.   English        120 100
2.   General knowledge        120 100
Total marks 200

CDS 2 2021 Syllabus

  • CDS English Syllabus

The English objective type question paper is designed to examine the understanding of English language of the applicants. English question paper of CDS Exam includes passage for answering few questions related to that passage.

  • Spotting of Errors
  • Antonyms
  • Synonyms
  • Vocabulary (Idioms & Phrases)
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Sentence Completion (Fill in the blanks & Cloze Test)
  • Ordering of Words & Sentences
  • Comprehension
  • Active – Passive Voice
  • Direct – Indirect Speech or Reported Speech
  • One Word Substitution
  • Parts of Speech
  • Spelling
  • Transformation

Latest Group Discussion Topics For SSB 2021

  • CDS General Knowledge

General Knowledge question paper in CDS examination includes knowledge of current topics and of matters which are observing every day. The aspirants must be able to answer scientific aspects without any particular scientific study. They should have knowledge of History of India and Geographical issues without any specific study. The applicants must be able to answer these general knowledge questions to pass this test.

Components of CDS General Knowledge Syllabus

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Indian Polity
  • History
  • Geography
  • Economics
  • Defence Specific
  • Current Affairs & Static GK

CDS Mathematics

The objective type question paper includes various topics of elementary mathematics. Candidates should have posses knowledge about these topics. There are lots of topics to cover which are as following:

  • Arithmetic: Aspirants need to perform well in arithmetic which includes Number System, Fundamental Operations, Unitary Methods, and Elementary Number Theorems etc.
  • Algebra: The applicants should able to solve basic operations, Remainder Theorem, Quadratic Equations, Linear equations and practical problems etc.
  • Geometry: The candidates should able to answer geometric questions which contain Lines and angles, plane and plane figures and their related questions.
  • Trigonometry: The applicants need to know the values of Sine x, cosine x and tangent x.
  • Mensuration: The all candidates applying for the test should have knowledge of calculating areas of squares, rectangles, triangles, circles and parallelograms etc.
  • Statistics: Everyone needs to know the collection and tabulation of data, histograms, pie and bar charts etc.


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