UPSC CDS 2 Result 2016, Merit List [Expected Date]

UPSC CDS 2 Result 2016: UPSC CDS 2 Result 2016 will be declared soon with UPSC CDS 2 Cut Off Marks and merit list. The Combined Defence Service (CDS) employment notification was recently announced by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).Successful commencement of the written examination was held on 23rd October/2016 by the UPSC for the selection of suitable candidates for admission into the Indian Military Academy (IMA), Air Force Academy (AFA), Indian Naval Academy (INA), and Officers Training Academy (OTA) all over the India. A huge number of the candidates applied and appeared for the same. Every year lakhs of students appear for the same.

Now, the candidates are looking forward to the release of the CDS 2016 Result, UPSC CDS Cut off Marks 2016, CDS 2 Merit List 2016.

 UPSC CDS 2 Result 2016 Declaration:

The candidates are notified that  the UPSC CDS 2 Result 2016 will going to be declared by the officials in the fourth week of December 2016, tentatively, or may be before that. The candidates must know that their final selection will be based on the All India Merit List which is expected to be released in the month of December 2016 by the official authority. The appeared candidates can check the UPSC CDS 2 Result 2016 and CDS 2 Merit List 2016 online at the official website of the UPSC i.e.  The result will include the roll number of short-listed students.

The UPSC CDS 2 Result 2016 and Merit List- Releases Soon:

  • Name of the conducting authority: The Union Public Service Commission
  • Name of the Examination: Combined Defence Services Examination (II), 2016
  • Exam Date: October 23, 2016
  • Result Date: last week of December 2016[tentative]
  • Answer Key Status: Available
  • Official website:

UPSC CDS Cut Off Marks 2016:

All the selected candidates who have cleared the UPSC CDS 2 Cut off Marks 2016 will now be called for the next round conducted by the Service Selection Board (SSB). The UPSC CDS 2 Cut-off marks are the minimum marks needed by the candidates to score in each section separately in order to qualify for the next stage. Knowing the cut-off marks helps the candidates to plan their studies in a better manner.

Here, we are providing the previous two year’s cut-off based on which the expected cut-off marks for CDS 2 2016 for the year 2016 has been determined.

Course Name Cut-off for 2014 Cut-off for 2015 Cut-off for 2015[expected]
IMA 237 231 235
INA 231 231 229
AFA 266 266 272
OTA (Men) 158 158 160
OTA (Women) 159 160 158

Thus, the candidates can able to check the Cut off for the UPSC CDS 2 exam 2016 from the official website. Visit the website for more details.

Steps to check the UPSC CDS 2 RESULT 2016:

  • First of all , the candidates need to visit the official web portal at
  • Search for the specific link of “UPSC CDS 2 Result 2016” and click on it.
  • Now enter your details such as Date of Birth and Roll Number.
  • And click on the submit button.
  • The UPSC CDS 2 exam Result 2016 will appear on the screen.
  • Download the result and take the print out for future use.

All the candidates are advised to stay connected to our official portal for the regular updates and more information.