Combined Defence Services Examination I 2013 Application Fee – UPSC CDS Exam I 2013 Application Fee
Candidates ( excepting Female / SC / ST candidates who are exempted from payment of fee ) are required to pay a fee of 200/- ( Rupees Two Hundred only ) either by depositing the money in any branch of SBI by Cash or by using Net Banking Facility of SBI, State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur / State Bank of Hyderabad / State Bank of Travancore or by using Visa / Master Credit / Debit Card.
Note 1 : Candidates should note that payment of UPSC CDS Exam I 2013 examination fee can be made only through the modes prescribed above. Payment of fee through any other mode is neither valid nor acceptable. UPSC CDS Exam I 2013 Applications submitted without the prescribed fee / mode ( unless remission of fee is claimed ) shall be summarily rejected.
Note 2 : Fee once paid shall not be refunded under any circumstances nor can the fee be held in reserve for any other examination or selection.
Note 3 : For the applicants in whose case payments details have not been received from the bank, they will be treated as fictitious payment cases and their applications will be rejected in the first instance. A list of all such applicants shall be made available on the Union Public Service Commission website within two weeks after the last day of submission of online UPSC Combined Defence Services Exam I 2013 application. The applicants shall be required to submit the proof of their fee payment within 10 days from the date of such communication either by hand or by speed post to the Union Public Service Commission.
On receipt of documentary proof, genuine fee payment cases will be considered and their applications will be revived, if they are otherwise eligible alll female candidates and candidates belonging to scheduled castes / scheduled castes / schedule tribes are not required to pay any fee. No fee exemption is, however, available to obc candidates and they are required to pay the full prescribed to pay the full prescribed fee.