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CDS Previous year Paper: Combined Defence Services UPSC

CDS Previous year Paper Combined Defence Services UPSC

UPSC conducts Combined Defence Services (CDS) exam twice a year for the recruitment of Officers in the three wings of Indian Defence forces i.e. Indian Air Force, Indian Navy and Indian Army. Every year thousands of graduates appear in this exam to serve the nation on the borders to prevent foreign attacks. It is dream jobs for most of the Indian youth. Here in this article, we are providing CDS Previous year paper. Candidates can download CDS Last 5-year question paper in pdf format for better practice and preparation of their exam.

Paper Format of UPSC CDS

There is three papers in this exam. Candidates need to appear in all three papers and qualify all to get call from the Service selection board (SSB). List of papers are

  1. General Knowledge
  2. English
  3. Elementary Mathematics

There is a negative marking of 1/3 mark per wrong question. No mark will be given for unanswered question.

CDS Previous year Paper

Below we have provided Last 10 year question paper of CDS Exam conducted by UPSC. Candidates can download the papers in pdf format and save on your computer.

S. No.YearSubjectDownload
12017 (I)General Knowledge Download
2English Download
3Elementary Mathematics Download
4 2016 (II)General Knowledge Download
5English Download
6Elementary Mathematics Download
72016 (I)General Knowledge Download
8English Download
9Elementary Mathematics Download
102015 (II)General Knowledge Download
11English Download
12Elementary Mathematics Download
132015 (I)General Knowledge Download
14English Download
15Elementary Mathematics Download
162014 (II)General Knowledge Download
17English Download
18Elementary Mathematics Download

After clearing the CDS Written exam, candidates will get a call from, Indian Air Force, Indian Army and Indian Navy Depending upon their score in their written exam. Candidates need to clear the SSB to become an officer in the Indian Armed Forces.

UPSC CDS Last year Question papers

These question papers will help the candidates to understand the CDS Exam pattern and will come to know what type of questions they ask.

CDS Paper 2 2015 MATHDownload
CDS Paper 2 2015 GKDownload
CDS Paper 1 2015 GKDownload
CDS II 2014 General KnowledgeDownload
CDS II 2013 MathsDownload
CDS II 2013 GKDownload
CDS II 2013 EnglishDownload
CDS II 2012 GKDownload
CDS II 2011 GKDownload
CDS I 2014 GKDownload
CDS I 2012 GKDownload
CDS I 2011 GKDownload
CDS II 2012 MathsDownload
CDS II 2014 EnglishDownload
CDS II 2011 MathsDownload
CDS Paper 1 2015 ENGLISHDownload
CDS I 2014 MathsDownload
CDS Paper 2 2015 ENGLISHDownload
CDS Paper 1 2015 MATHDownload
CDS II 2012 EnglishDownload
CDS II 2011 EnglishDownload
CDS I 2012 MathsDownload
CDS I 2014 EnglishDownload
CDS I 2011 EnglishDownload
CDS I 2012 EnglishDownload
CDS I 2011 MathsDownload


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