Indian Army is going to start recruitment process for Officer and Havildar (Education) posts. Army job aspirants can submit their applications for the suitable posts at official portal (joinindianarmy.nic.in).
Indian Army has officially announced of its forthcoming recruitment process for Officer entries and Havildar (education) posts.
Online applications for Havildar (Education) in Army Educational Corps will be open from 30 October. For Officer entries candidates can start submitting their application from 08 November 2016.
Candidates interested to apply for Officer entries can apply for any of the three courses given here: Technical Graduate Course, Army Educational Corps course and 10+2 Technical Entry Scheme course.
Application procedure will be online. Therefore candidates are suggested to follow the instructions properly before applying. All the documents are to be kept in scanned copies before starting the registration.
Only those candidates who satisfy all the eligibility criteria set by Indian Army will be eligible to apply for the posts/ courses.
Details of the eligibility criteria can be found from the table below:
JCO/ Other Rank Selection
|Soldier General Duty (All Arms)||10th Pass||17.5-21 years|
|Soldier (Technical, Technical Arms, Artillery, Army Air Defence)||(a) Sol Tech: Intermediate pass in Science
(b) Sol Tech (Aviation & Ammunition Examiner): Intermediate pass in Science & Diploma in Engg
|Soldier Clerk/ Store Keeper Technical (All Arms)||Intermediate Exam Pass in any stream (Arts, Commerce, Science)||17.5-23 years|
|Soldier Nursing Assistant (Army Medical Corps)||Intermediate Pass in Science or graduate||17.5-23 years|
|Solider Tradesman||10th pass/ ITI (except Syce, Mess Keeper and House Keeper for which it is 8th pass)||17.5-23 years|
|Survey Automated Cartographer (Engineers)||BA/BSc with Maths.||20-25 years|
|Junior Commissioned Officer Religious Teacher (All Arms)||Graduate||27-34 years
|Junior Commissioned Officer Catering (Army Service Corps)||10+2 or equivalent exam and Diploma / Certificate Course of a duration of one year or more in Cookery Hotel Management and Catering Technology||21-27 years|
|Havildar Education (Army Education Corps)||Group X – MA / MSc / MCA or BA / BSc / BCA / BSc (IT) with B Ed Group Y – BSc/BA/BCA/B Sc (IT) (w/o B Ed.)||20-25 years
|Entry Scheme for Men (NDA)||12th Class of 10+2 System of Education of Equivalent for Army and with Physics and Maths for AF/Navy||16 ½ to 19½ yrs as on first day of the month in which course is due to commence|
|Entry Scheme for Men (10+2 Technical Entry Scheme)||10+2 Physics, Chemistry & Maths (aggregate 70% and above to apply)||16 ½ to 19½ yrs as on first day of the month in which course is due to commence|
|Entry Scheme for Men Indian Military Academy Direct (IMA)||Graduation||19-24 years|
|Entry Scheme for Men Officers Training Academy ( Non Technical Men )||Graduation||19-25 years|
|Entry Scheme for Men (SSC (JAG)||Graduate with LLB with 55% marks. Eligible for Registration with Bar Council of India / State.||21-27 years|
|Entry Scheme for Men SSC (NCC)||Graduate with 50% Aggregate marks, 2 Yrs service in NCC Senior Div Army with minimum ‘B’ Grade in ‘C’ Certificate Exam.||19-25 years|
|Entry Scheme for Men University Entry Scheme||Pre Final year students of Notified Engineering Streams||18-24 years|
|Entry Scheme for Men TGC (Engineers)||BE / B Tech in notified streams of Engineering||20-27 years|
|Entry Scheme for Men Short Service Commission Tech (Men)||Engineering Degree in notified stream||20-27 years|
|Entry Scheme for Men AEC (Men)||MA / MSc in 1st or 2nd division in notified subjects.||23-27 years|
|Entry Scheme for Men ACC||10+2 Pattern Class 12th pass or Equivalent. Should have qualified ACC written test||20-27 years|
|Entry Scheme for Men PC(SL)||Matric & Above||Maximum age 40 yrs, 45 yrs for Engineers & 45 yrs for IOB Minimum service 10 yrs|
|Entry Scheme for Men SCO||Matric with One Year Diploma or Above||28 to 35 yrs. Minimum Service of 5 Yrs can Apply|
|Entry Scheme for Men Territorial Army (TA)||Graduate||18-42 years|
|Entry Scheme for Men RVC||BVSc & AH||21- 32 yrs|
|Entry Scheme for Men AMC (NT)||Minimum Matric||Max 42 yrs|
|Entry Scheme for Men APS||Minimum Matric||Max 45 years|
|Entry Scheme for Women SSCW(Non Tech)||Graduation||19-25 years|
|Entry Scheme for Women SSCW(NCC)||Graduate with 50% Aggregate marks, 2 Yrs service in NCC Senior Div Army with minimum ‘B’ Grade in ‘C’ Certificate Exam.||19-25 years|
|Entry Scheme for Women SSCW(JAG)||Graduate with LLB with 55% marks. Eligible for Registration with Bar Council of India / State||21-27 years|
|Entry Scheme for Women Short Service Commission (Technical) Women||Engineering Degree in notified stream||20-27 years|
Important Note: Candidates are suggested to follow the official website of Indian Army for recruitment notification. In every case candidates are advised to remain away from spam links and malicious websites.
About Indian Army Recruitment: Indian Army, one of the largest components of Indian Armed Force recruits candidates round the year against all the vacancies. It offers opportunity to all army job aspirants of the country to participate in the selection process. Indian Army recruits candidates through entrance examinations or recruitment rallies or both. Every year official notifications are released by Indian Army which receives an overwhelming response from candidates all over the country.