Combined Defence Services Examination I – UPSC CDS Exam I 2018 Acknowledgement of Application
Correspondence with the Commission / Army / Naval / Air Head Quarters.
The Union Public Service Commission will not enter into any correspondence with the candidates about their candidature except in the following cases :
The eligible candidates shall be issued an e-Admit Card three weeks before the commencement of the examination. The e-Admit Card will be made available in the UPSC website [ www.upsc.gov.in ] for downloading by candidates. No Admit Card will be sent by post. For downloading the eAdmit Card the candidate must have his / her vital parameters like RID & Date of Birth or Roll No. ( if received ) & date of birth or name, Father’s name & Date of Birth available with him / her.
If a candidate does not receive his / her e-Admit Card or any other communication regarding his / her candidature for the examination three weeks before the commencement of the examination, he / she should at once contact the Commission. Information in this regard can also be obtained from the Facilitation Counter located in the Commission’s Office either in person or over phone Nos. 011-23381125 / 011-23385271 / 011-23098543. In case no communication is received in the Commission’s Office from the candidate regarding non-receipt of his / her e-Admit Card at least 3 weeks before the examination, he / she himself / herself will be solely responsible for non-receipt of his / her e-Admit Card.
The courses to which the candidates are admitted will be according to their eligibility as per age and educational qualifications for different courses and the preferences given by the candidates. No candidate will ordinarily be allowed to take the examination unless he/she holds an e-Admit Card for the examination. On downloading of Admit Card, check it carefully and bring discrepancies / errors, if any, to the notice of UPSC immediately.
The candidates should note that their admission to the examination will be purely provisional based on the information given by them in the Application Form. This will be subject to verification of all the eligibility conditions.
The decision of the Commission as to the acceptance of the application of a candidate and his / her eligibility or otherwise for admission to the Examination shall be final
Candidates should note that the name in the e-Admit Card in some cases, may be abbreviated due to technical reasons.
Candidates must ensure that their e-mail IDs given in their applications are valid and active.