CDS Admit Card 2017

CDS Admit Card 2017CDS Admit Card 2017 – The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will release CDS 2017 admit card three weeks before the exam. CDS admit card 2017 will be available for only those candidates whose application form has been accepted by examination authority. The CDS II 2017 exam is scheduled to be conducted on November 19. Candidates can download CDS 2017 admit card with their registration id, date of birth or roll number (if received) and date of birth or name, Father’s name and date of birth.

CDS admit card 2017 includes candidate’s roll number, registration number, name, father’s name, date of birth, category, photograph, signature and examination centre with its address. Candidates are advised to check their downloaded admit card to make sure that all the entries made there in are correct. In case of any discrepancy, the candidate should immediately inform the examination authority so that they will take necessary action to make correction in official record.


CDS admit card 2017 will not be sent through post therefore candidates have to download it. No candidate will be allowed to appear for CDS 2017 unless they hold an e-admit card of CDS 2017.

Dates to download CDS 2017 admit card


The admit card of CDS 2017 can be downloaded three weeks prior to schedule date of examination. The table given below shows dates to download CDS admit card 2017.

CDS II 2017 Exam events

CDS II 2017 Exam Events

Important Dates

CDS I Exam Dates

November 19, 2017

CDS I Admit Card

October, 2017

Last date to download Admit Card

November 19, 2017

Call Letter for SSB

To be notified later


How to download CDS Admit Card 2017?


The CDS 2017 Admit Card can be downloaded by the following method.

  • Candidates will have to click the link provided by UPSC to download CDS 2017 admit card

  • Candidates must read the instructions carefully before downloading the admit card

  • To download the CDS admit card 2017, the candidates can select three options – Registration No/Roll Number/Name

  • Enter the credentials in the given fields and click the ‘Submit’ button

  • Upon clicking the submit button the admit Card will appear on the screen

  • Download the CDS 2017 Admit Card and take a print

  • Keep the admit card safely until the entire recruitment process is completed

What to do if you don’t receive CDS 2017 admit card?


If a candidate does not receive their CDS 2017 admit card or any other communication regarding candidature for the examination three weeks before the commencement of the examination then they should 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.


Technical Instructions to download CDS Admit Card 2017

  • Admit Card Application is best suitable on latest versions of Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox Browsers

  • Javascript should be enabled on your browser

  • Do not use mobile or other gadgets for downloading e-admit card. Preferably use Windows OS on desktop machine

  • If you are having problem in downloading e-Admit card using suggested browsers then clear the cache and cookies of browser using browser setting. In case if you are still unable to download the e-Admit card then please try to download the admit card using other computer machine

  • If the candidate is blocked by the server in case of repetitive downloading please contact UPSC administrator immediately through e-mail: - [email protected] to unblock the downloading

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