UPSC CDS 2020 Admit Card - UPSC CDS 2020 Admit Card

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) released the UPSC CDS Notification 2020 on 5th August on the official website of upsconline.nic.in. Candidates can expect the CDS 2 Admit Card 2020, 3 weeks before the exam. You can download CDS II Hall Ticket from the direct link provided by us or from the official website. Candidates need to enter Registration/Roll Number and Date of Birth in order to download CDS 2020 Admit Card. CDS II Exam 2020 is scheduled to be conducted from November 8th, 2020.

Candidates can check below CDS 2020 dates pertaining to the release of admit card.

CDS Events Admit Card 2020

CDS Admit Card Dates 2020

CDS 1 exam 


Release of CDS 1 admit card 2020


CDS 2 exam 2020


CDS 2 admit card

October 2020

How to download CDS Admit Card 2020?

The steps to download the admit card of CDS is given below:

  • Visit the official website of UPSC
  • Click the admit card link on the home page
  • Download it either by registration number or roll number
  • CDS admit card appears on the screen
  • Download the admit card and take its printout

Technical Instructions for downloading CDS admit card

  • Candidates should use the latest versions of Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox Browsers to download CDS 2020 admit card.
  • Candidates should not use mobile phones for downloading the admit card. They should use Windows OS on the desktop computer.
  • Javascript should be enabled on the browser. 
  • Candidates should clear the cache and cookies of their browser if they find any problem in downloading CDS admit card 2020. 
  • If candidates are blocked by the server due to repetitive downloading, they should contact UPSC.

Details printed in CDS Admit Card

The admit card comprises the following details: 

Roll number

Application number

Candidate’s name

Father’s name

Scanned images of photograph

Candidate’s signature

Test center


Date and time of exam

Reporting time

Exam day instructions


Error in CDS 2020 Admit Card: What to do?

Candidates are advised to check their name, father’s name, category, date of birth, photograph and signature, etc. printed in the admit card carefully. In case, there are any discrepancies in the details, candidates should immediately contact the examination authority. Candidates should provide the following details while reporting the issue.

  • Exam name and year
  • Registration number
  • Roll number
  • Postal address (Candidates need to mention the application number)

Documents to carry along with CDS Admit Card 2020

Candidates need to carry the following documents while appearing for the exam.

  • Photo-identity proof (Passport, Driving License, Voter ID, Aadhar card, College/School ID card)
  • Printout of CDS 2020 admit card
  • Three to four passport-sized photographs

CDS 2020 Exam Day Instructions

  • Without admit card, candidates will not be allowed to enter the examination hall
  • Candidates must preserve CDS admit card till completion of the recruitment process
  • Reach the examination centre 20 minutes before the commencement of exam
  • Electronic devices such as calculators, mobile phones, pages, etc are not allowed inside the examination hall
  • Candidates will not be allowed to leave the examination centre until the completion of the test