CDS Result 2023: PDF Download, Release Date, Qualifying Marks

CDS Result 2023: PDF Download, Release Date, Qualifying Marks

ByNaveen Singh  |  Updated on: Apr 21, 2023
CDS 1 Result 2023 will be released on its official website. Get all information regarding the CDS 1 2023 Result, such as downloading the result PDF and what information is necessary to access the result.

The CDS Result 2023 will be made public on soon by the Union Public Service Commission on the official website. The CDS 1 result 2023 will be available in PDF format and lists the roll numbers of successful applicants. A direct link to the CDS result PDF will also be provided on this page. The shortlisted candidates will be called for an SSB interview with the Ministry of Defense's Service Selection Board.

CDS Result 2023

The UPSC will announce the CDS result 2023 on the official website. All candidates are given provisional status for consideration and must provide authentic documents about their age, education, and qualifications. The CDS Exam took place on 16 April 2023. Candidates will be admitted to the courses based on their combined SSB interview and CDS results.

Candidates will get admission to the esteemed Indian Military Academy (IMA), Indian Naval Academy (INA), Air Force Academy, and Officers' Training Academy after passing the written exam and SSB interview. Candidates are advised to go through the entire post to get all information regarding the CDS 1 result 2023.

CDS 1 Result 2023 PDF

As the exam is successfully concluded, the CDS result 2023 will be released soon on the official website. Please be aware that the exam candidates can only view the CDS result status. The names and roll numbers of the candidates who made the commission in PDF format have been disclosed in the final cut. For your convenience, a direct link to the PDF of the CDS result is provided below:

CDS 1 Result 2023 - To be Announced

The list of selected applicants for the SSB Interview round and the cut-off scores are directly released by the Union Public Service Commission's official authority in a CDS result PDF that can be accessed by entering login information such as your registration number and birthdate.

CDS Final Result

The list of shortlisted applicants for the CDS Final Result 2023 will be based on their performance in both the written test and the SSB interview phase. Candidates can therefore use their login information to check the CDS result 2023 online once it is made public. The candidates' roll numbers who completed all recruitment stages are announced in the CDS result PDF. Before they begin serving in the Indian defence forces as recruits, these individuals will be invited for training.

Important Dates for CDS Result 2023

The CDS result 2023 will be released soon on the official website as the exam is completed. The unofficial CDS Answer Key has been made public by our subject matter expert as the exam is successfully completed. The official authority releases the full timetable, including the CDS result date, which will be listed in the table below.

CDS 1 Result Dates

The important dates for the CDS 1 result are as follows:



CDS 1 Written Exam 

16 April 2023

CDS 1 Result 2023 Declaration 

To be Announced

CDS 1 Final Result 2023

To be Announced

CDS 2 Result 2023 Dates 

The following dates are essential for the CDS 2 results:



CDS 2 Written Exam 

03 September 2023

CDS 2 Result 2023 Declaration 

To be Announced

CDS 2 Final Result 2023

To be Announced

How to Check CDS Result?

The CDS result is only available online by UPSC in PDF format. Candidates who took the exam can visit the official website and follow these essential procedures to check their CDS results:

  • Step 1: Go to the UPSC website.
  • Step 2: On the home page, click the CDS result link.
  • Step 3: The CDS Result PDF will be seen on a new page.
  • Step 4: Candidates can search through the CDS result 2023 PDF by pressing Ctrl+F and entering their roll number.
  • Step 5: You have qualified for the exam if your roll number is highlighted in the PDF.

Details Mentioned on CDS Result

The CDS result PDF will be released on the official website of the UPSC. There are various details mentioned in the result. Below are the details mentioned in the CDS result:

  • Date of commencement of courses in IMA, INA, OTA and AFA. 
  • Candidate’s roll number.
  • "Contact us" details by the UPSC.

CDS Scorecard 2023

On the official website, candidates can verify their CDS result once it is released officially. The combined scores earned in the written exam and the SSB interview make up the CDS scorecard. The CDS scorecard includes the following information for candidates:

  • Candidate’s roll number.
  • Date of birth.
  • Candidate’s Name.
  • Total marks obtained in written exam.
  • SSB Interview and final total marks.

Soon, the UPSC will post the CDS result of the recommended applicants for the exam on its official website. It is possible to access the PDF of the scores of the suggested applicants from the website without logging in. The table below shows the final recommended candidates for all Defence courses according to their CDS scorecards:


Marks of the Last Recommended Candidate


To be Announced


To be Announced

OTA (Men)

To be Announced

OTA (Women)

To be Announced


To be Announced

Score Calculation Process for CDS Result

The scores of candidates secured in the CDS result are calculated by UPSC. In each test section, candidates receive one mark for each accurate response. An incorrect response results in a 1/3 reduction in marks. A reply is deemed inaccurate if it gets multiple markings. The total score is based on how many answers were right and wrong.

CDS Merit List Process

The UPSC compiles a list of applicants who achieved the minimum CDS Cut Off in the written examination. Candidates who pass the written exam are subjected to an intelligence and personality test. Candidates must achieve separate qualifying marks in the written exam and the SSB interview. The final merit list is determined by the combined scores in the written exam and SSB interview.

What to do After UPSC CDS Result?

After the release of the CDS result, the candidates who achieved the specified minimum cutoff score in the written exam will be shortlisted for the subsequent round. The following stage of the exam is the SBB Interview/Personality Test.

  • All the candidates who have qualified for the exam and have their roll number in the CDS 1 result PDF must register on the official website of the Indian Army.
  • Any candidate who has already registered earlier on the site will not be required to do so
  • Now, you have to select the date & time for your SSB Interview. The date & time selection will be made through the same portal.
  • Select the SSB center of your choice as the selection link gets activated.
  • After selection, download the SSB interview call and instructions pdf for your future reference.
  • In case of any issue in the registration process, candidates can also drop an email at or call at 011-26173215 and 011-26175473 (9.30 AM to 5 PM on every working day).

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CDS Result FAQs

  • The CDS result 2023 will be announced soon on the official website as the exam is completed. The CDS result PDF for the written exam will be made public on the official website, and the direct link will also be provided here in this post.

  • After properly submitting the application form, candidates receive their roll number or registration number. To find the roll number, you should check your mail.

  • Yes, you must achieve the minimum required marks in each of the CDS written test subjects. Aspiring students can better comprehend the exam's pattern by reviewing the CDS Exam Pattern.

  • To view the CDS result, candidates who took the exam can go to the UPSC website. Enter your login information to get the PDF of your CDS results, and look up your roll number.

  • No, candidates can only check the CDS scorecard online at the official website of UPSC. CDS 1 result 2023 for recommended candidates will be released soon on the official website as the exam completion.

  • The merit list will be announced soon for the candidates who are chosen for various academies under CDS 1 result 2023. All the candidates will have to appear for SSB Interview to see their names on the final merit list and get the job.

  • You must log in to the UPSC website using your registered email address and password to view the CDS result. To verify your roll number and determine whether you passed the exam or not, you can also download the CDS 1 result 2023 PDF.

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