Read this article to get the clear idea about the privileges of Disability persons.

Under Section 33 of the Persons with Disabilities Act 1995, only such persons would be eligible for reservation who suffer from not less than 40% of related disability.

As per official notification by IBPS, a certificate regarding disabilities of the candidate should be produced by a Medical Board constituted by the Central/State Govt.

Candidates with Disabilities claiming such benefits should produce certificate in original in support of their claim at the time of Interview or any stage of the selection process.

Otherwise, they will not be defined as the persons with disabilities, and the will not be eligible for reservation for IBPS Bank Exam.

The certificate of disabilities must be issued by the Competent Authority on or before the last date of online submission of application in the prescribed format.

The prescribed format for availing the benefit of disability reservation quota is available with the advertisement.

Candidates with the following disabilities are eligible to apply for IBPS Common Recruitment Process.

Visually Impaired (VI) or Blindness refers to the below conditions-

(i) Total absence of sight,

(ii) Visual acuity is not exceeding 6/60 or 20/200 (Snellen) in the better eye with correcting lenses.

(iii) Limitation of the field of vision subtending in angle of 20 degrees or worse.

Low vision means a person with impairment of visual functioning even after treatment or standard refractive correction but who uses or is capable of using vision for the planning or execution of a task with appropriate assistive device.

According to Persons with Disabilities Act, the deaf is those persons in whom the sense of hearing is non-functional for ordinary purposes of life i.e. total loss of hearing in both ears.

Deaf & Hearing Impaired (HI) persons do not hear, understand sounds at all even with amplified speech.

Individuals with disabilities for hearing impairment means loss of sixty decibels or more in the better ear in the conversational range of frequencies.

Only those Orthopaedically Challenged candidates who have locomotor disability or cerebral palsy with locomotor impairment of minimum of 40%, and only those who fall in the following categories are eligible to apply for IBPS PO and MT-VI Posts.

BL – Both legs affected but not arms Challenged Person.

OA – One arm affected (R or L) Challenged Person-

- Impaired reach
- the weakness of grip
- ataxia

OL – Orthopaedically Challenged Person who have One leg affected (R or L)

MW – Orthopaedically Challenged Person who have Muscular weakness and limited physical endurance.

The visually impaired candidates and candidates whose writing speed are adversely affected permanently for any reason can use their scribe at their cost during the online examination. These Definition and Guidelines for Persons with Disabilities

In all such cases where a scribe is used for a Persons with Disabilities, the following rules will apply:

- The candidate will have to arrange his / her scribe at his/her cost.

- The scribe may be from any academic stream.

- Both the physically challenged candidate, as well as a scribe, will have to give a suitable undertaking confirming that the scribe fulfills all the stipulated eligibility criteria for a scribe mentioned above.

- If in later transpires that the candidate did not fulfill any laid down eligibility criteria or suppressed material facts, the candidature of the applicant will stand canceled, irrespective of the result of the CWE.

- Those physically challenged candidates who want to use a scribe shall be eligible for the compensatory time of 20 minutes or otherwise advised for every hour of the examination.

- The scribe arranged by the candidate with a physical disability should not be a candidate for the examination of CWE PO/MT-VI.

- If a violation of the above is detected at any stage of the selection process, candidature for CWE of both the candidate and the scribe will be canceled.

- Candidates eligible for and who wish to use the services of a scribe in the examination should invariably carefully indicate the same in the online application form. Any subsequent request may not be favorably entertained.

- Only candidates registered for compensatory time will be allowed such concessions since compensatory time given to candidates shall be a system based; it shall not be possible for the test conducting agency to allow such time if he/she is not registered for the same.

- Candidates not registered for the compensatory time shall not be allowed such concessions.

Compensatory time of twenty minutes per hour or otherwise advised shall be permitted for the candidates with locomotor disability and cerebral palsy where dominant (writing) extremity is affected to the extent of slowing the performance of function (minimum of 40% impairment).

These Definition and Guidelines for Persons with Disabilities are for the Blind candidates (who suffer from not less than 40% of disability). These persons may opt to view the contents of the test in the magnified font, and all such candidates will be eligible for the compensatory time of 20 minutes for every hour or otherwise advised of examination.

The facility of viewing the contents of the test in the magnifying font will not be available to Visually Impaired candidates who use the services of a Scribe for the examination.

Conclusion:

These definition and guidelines for persons with disabilities are subject to change regarding GOI guidelines/ clarifications, if any, from time to time.

Persons with Disabilities will have to work in Branches/ Offices as identified by the respective Participating Organisation.

]]>Here is the good news for you. You need not to worry about the study materials for CDS Exam. Our experts have created a list of the Best Books for CDS Exam.

Through CDS Exam you can join Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, Air Force Academy or Officers Training Academy.

Thousands of candidates have applied for the upcoming UPSC Combined Defence Service Exam 2017 and preparation is also going on.

So. if you want to see your name in the list of successful candidates you have to study according to the latest syllabus of CDS Exam. Learn the pattern of the exam and solve previous years questions and test papers regularly.

Most important thing for perfect preparation for this exam is to collect the best study materials. Here we will tell about the best books as recommended by the toppers. You can easily collect these books from online bookstores.These books are prepared by the experts following the latest syllabus and exam pattern of CDS 2017.

This is a wonderful book by Arihant Experts. They have thoroughly discussed all the chapters along with some shortcut methods.

Moreover, the practice sets and previous papers of CDS which are fully solved, will surely help you to understand the total syllabus and pattern of the expected questions. Learn More.

** Section 1:** If you are appearing this exam to join Indian Military Academy, Naval Academy, Air force Academy written test will be of Objective Type questions in 03 subjects- English, General Knowledge, and Elementary mathematics. Duration for each subject is 2hrs and the maximum mark is 100 for each subject.

Subject | Duration | Maximum Marks |
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English | 2 Hours | 100 |

General Knowledge | 2 Hours | 100 |

Elementary Mathematics | 2 Hours | 100 |

** Section 2:** If you are appearing in CDS for officers training academy the written test will be of only 02 subjects- English and General Knowledge. Duration for each subject is 2hrs and the maximum mark is 100 for each subject.

Subject | Duration | Maximum Marks |
---|---|---|

English | 2 Hours | 100 |

General Knowledge | 2 Hours | 100 |

All the papers will be consists of objective type multiple choice questions. Except for the “English” subject, the question papers of General Knowledge and Elementary Mathematics will be set bilingually in Hindi as well as English.

Before we tell about the best books for CDS Exam, here is an overview of the syllabus of CDS Exam 2017.

*English Language-*

The question paper is designed to test your understanding of English and workmanlike use of words.

- Synonyms
- Antonyms
- Reading Comprehension
- Para Jumbles
- Error Spotting
- Jumbled Sentences
- Sentence Correction
- Fill in the Blanks

*General Knowledge Syllabus*

- General Knowledge
- Knowledge of current events
- Matters of everyday observation
- Experience in scientific aspects
- History of India and
- Geography.

*Elementary Mathematics Syllabus*

- Natural numbers, Integers, Rational and Real numbers. Fundamental operations addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, Square roots, Decimal fractions.
- Time and distance, time and work, percentages, applications to simple and compound interest, profit and loss, ratio and proportion, variation.
- Division algorithm. Prime and composite numbers. Tests of divisibility by 2, 3, 4, 5, 9 and 11. Multiples and factors. Factorisation Theorem. H.C.F. and L.C.M. Euclidean algorithm, Logarithms to base 10, laws of logarithms, use of logarithmic tables.
- Basic Operations, simple factors, Remainder Theorem, H.C.F., L.C.M. Theory of polynomials, solutions of quadratic equations, The relation between its roots and coefficients (Only real roots to be considered). Simultaneous linear equations in two unknowns-analytical and graphical solutions. Simultaneous linear equations in two variables and their solutions. Practical problems leading to two simultaneous linear equations or inequations in two variables or quadratic equations in one variable & their solutions. Set language and set notation, Rational expressions and conditional identities, Laws of indices.
- Sine x, cosine x, Tangent x when 0 < x < 90 degrees, Values of sin x, cos x and tan x, for x = 0, 30, 45, 60 and 90 degrees, Simple trigonometric identities, Use of trigonometric tables, simple cases of heights and distances.
- Lines and angles, Plane and plane figures, Theorems on (i) Properties of angles at a point (ii) Parallel lines, (iii) Sides and angles of a triangle, (iv) Congruency of triangles, (v) Similar triangles, (vi) Concurrence of medians and altitudes, (vii) Properties of angles, sides and diagonals of a parallelogram, rectangle and square (viii) Circles and its properties including tangents and normals, (ix) Loci.
- Areas of squares, rectangles, parallelograms, triangle and circle. Areas of figures which can be split up into these figures (Field Book), Surface area and volume of cuboids, lateral surface and volume of right circular cones and cylinders, surface area and volume of spheres.
- Collection and tabulation of statistical data, Graphical representation frequency polygons, histograms, bar charts, pie charts, etc. Measures of central tendency.

We have studied most of the Best Books for CDS Exam. Some of them give special attention to shortcut methods, some on the syllabus, others on the practice sets and previous years papers.

You may not able to buy all the books. So, here are the top selected books as preferred by the toppers in previous exams.

Lets have an overview of the Best Books for CDS Exam-

We all know about Arihant Experts. This book is prepared by them and specially devised for the upcoming CDS examination. The book has been segregated into 3 Sections and further sub-categorized into various other topics.

The contents of the book are as under:

Number System, Time and Distance, Percentage, Profit and Loss, Logarithm, Rational Expressions, Linear Equations, Set Theory, Height and Distance, Triangles, Circle, Locus, Statistics, etc.*Mathematics:*Spotting the Errors, Vocabulary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Idioms and Phrases, Comprehension, Fill in the blanks and Close Test, Sentence Improvement, Ordering of Words/Sentences*English:*Physics, Chemistry, Biology, History, Geography, Indian Polity, Economy, General Knowledge*General Awareness:*

All these topics are discussed thoroughly. Further this topics are sub-divided into a number of chapters.

Here you will get a large number of practice-based questions which are in the same pattern as that of previous years’ papers of CDS Entrance Examination.

Some practical problems have been given at the end of each chapter. These problems will help you to keep on practicing these topics.

Another preferable book for CDS Exam, “Comprehensive Guide to CDS Exam” has been designed especially for the CDS exam 2017. The book is based on the latest pattern of the examination as conducted by the UPSC.

This book is covering all the sections that are asked in the exam –

- Mathematics distributed into 25 topics
- English divided into 10 topics
- General Knowledge divided into 7 topics

Each chapter provides a well-illustrated theory with exhaustive fully solved examples which have been designed on the lines of questions asked in the previous CDS Entrance Examination.

This is followed by an exhaustive collection of solved practice questions in the form of Exercise(s). Exercises also incorporate selective past question papers with solutions. Practicing these questions, you will come to know about the pattern and toughness of the questions asked in the examination.

The Mathematics and English sections cover 1 exercise each whereas the General Knowledge section has 2 exercises.

The answer keys/detailed solutions are provided for all the exercises in the book.

The book covers latest Current Affairs Question Bank.

This book consists of last 10 years (both Feb and November papers) solved papers of Elementary Mathematics, English, and General Knowledge distributed into 42 topics.

In all, there are 19 Question papers from 2007 to 2016 which have been divided into different 42 topics.

Practicing these questions, aspirants will come to know about the pattern and toughness of the questions asked in the examination. In the end, this book will make the aspirants competent enough to crack the uncertainty of success in the Entrance Examination.

All the papers are divided into following sections:

- Mathematics which is distributed into 25 topics
- English is divided into 8 topics
- General Knowledge is divided into 9 topics

The book contains 6460+ MILESTONE MCQ’s from the above 17 Question papers. The strength of the book lies in the originality of its question papers and Error-less Solutions. The solution of each and every question is provided in detail (step-by-step) so as to provide 100% concept clarity to the students.

The book comes with 2 FREE GK eBooks which can be accessed online through voucher code provided in the book.

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We hope these books will help you surely to qualify for the next level of selection procedure. These are the best books for CDS Exam 2017 as preferred by the toppers.

Collect these Best Books for CDS Exam and study regularly. Solve practice sets and previous years papers. You will be the winner!!

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