Officers Training Academy(OTA)


Vacancies Per Course

175 (Twice a year)

Notification Published in Employment News and leading Daily news Paper

Notified by UPSC under the aegis of CDSE in Jul and Nov

Eligibility Criteria


19 to 25 yrs


Graduation from Recognised University.

Marital Status

Un Married

How to Apply

Apply Online on UPSC Website as per dates given in the Notfication in the months of Jul and Nov.

Likely SSB Date

Nov / Dec and May / Jun

Date Commencement of Training

Oct and Apr

Training Academy

OTA Chennai

Duration of Training

49 Weeks