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Join the Indian Army Recruitment 2024: The Join Indian Army has announced notification for Agniveer General Duty, Agniveer Technical, Agniveer Office Asst/ Store Keeper Technical, Agniveer Tradesman and SSC Officers. There are 436 vacancies available for the posts. Candidates with B.E/B.Tech/Any degree/10th/12th/ITI/Diploma/8th qualifications can apply for the Indian Army Careers. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online before the last date. The detailed eligibility and selection process for Indian Army Careers are explained below. Interested and eligible candidates can apply to join Indian Coast Guard Recruitment and DSSSB Recruitment.



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Join Indian Army Job Summary 2024:

Indian Army Invites Online Applications From Unmarried Male Candidates For Selection Test For Agniveer Intake For Recruiting Year 2024-2025 Under Agnipath Scheme. Online registration starts from 13 February 2024 to 22 March 2024. Applications are invited from the domiciles of Tiruchirappalli, Karur, Perambalur, Ariyalur, Thanjavur, Pudukkottai, Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam, Sivaganga, Ramanathapuram, Virudhunagar, Tirunelveli, Tenkasi, Thoothukudi, Kanniyakumari & Mayiladuthurai.

Latest Indian Army Notification 2024: 

Indian Army Recruitment- Applications are invited from unmarried males and unmarried females (including Wards of Battle Casualties of Indian Army Personnel/Widows of Indian Armed Forces Defence Personnel who died in harness) for the grant of the Short Service Commission in the Indian Army. There are 436 vacancies to be filled for these posts. The course will commence in Oct 2024 at the Pre-Commissioning Training Academy (PCTA). Interested candidates are invited to submit their Indian Army Recruitment 2024 applications online. The deadline for online submissions is February 21, 2024. The details of the positions for Indian Army Careers are as mentioned below.

Indian Army 2024 Notification Out:

The Indian Army Recruitment Notification provides comprehensive information about the advertisement, including the number of vacancies, educational qualifications, and more. The selection of candidates against the above post depends upon the qualifications, experience and performance in the interview. Please continue reading for additional insights into the Indian Army Recruitment 2024 Notification. Interested candidates can apply for Government of India Press Recruitment.

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The motto of the Indian Army:

The main motto of the Indian Army is “Service Before Self” i.e., it provides national security and maintains unity, protects India from external and internal threats, maintains peace and security within Indian borders, and conducts rescue operations during natural calamities and disasters.

Join Indian Army Recruitment 2024:

Join Indian Army Recruitment 2024 for Agniveer General Duty/Agniveer Technical:

Job Role Agniveer General Duty, Agniveer Technical, Agniveer Office Asst/ Store Keeper Technical, Agniveer Tradesman
Job Type Govt Jobs
Qualification 10th/12th/ITI/Diploma/8th
Experience Freshers
Total Vacancies Not disclosed
Salary Rs. 30,000 – 40,000/-
Job Location Across India
Last Date 22 March 2024

Detailed Eligibility for Indian Army Careers:

Educational Qualification:

Agniveer General Duty (All Arms):

  • Class 10th Matric pass with 45% marks in aggregate and 33% in each subject. For boards following grading system minimum of ‘D’ Grade (33%-40%) in individual subjects of grades with 33% in individual subjects and overall aggregate of ‘C2 grade or equivalent corresponding to 45% in aggregate.
  • Candidates with valid Light Motor Vehicle (LMV) Driving License will be given preference for Driver requirements.

Agniveer Technical (All Arms):

  • 10+2/Intermediate Exam pass in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Maths and English with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 40% marks in each subject. OR
  • 10+2 / intermediate exam pass in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Maths & English from any recognized State Edn Bd or Central Edn Bd to include NIOS and ITI course of min one year in required field with NSQF level 4 or above. OR
  • 10th/Matric pass with 50% in aggregate and min 40% in English, Maths and Science with 02 yrs of Tech Training from ITI or two/three yrs Diploma from recognised educational institutions including polytechnics in following streams only :-
    • Mechanic Motor Vehicle
    • Mechanic Diesel
    • Electronic Mechanic
    • Technician Power Electronic Systems
    • Electrician
    • Fitter
    • Instrument Mechanic
    • Draughtsman (All types)
    • Surveyor
    • Geo Informatics Assistant
    • Information and Communication Technology System Maintenance
    • Information Technology
    • Mechanic Cum Operator Electric Communication System
    • Vessel Navigator
    • Mechanical Engineering
    •  Electrical Engineering
    •  Electronics Engineering
    •   Auto Mobile Engineering
    • Computer Science/ Computer Engineering
    • Instrumentation Technology

Agniveer Office Asst/ Store Keeper Technical (All Arms):

  • 10+2/Intermediate Exam pass in any stream (Arts, Commerce, Science) with 60% marks in aggregate and minimum 50% in each subject. Securing 50% in English and Maths/ Accounts/ Book Keeping in class XII is mandatory.

Agniveer Tradesman 10th pass (All Arms):

  • Class 10th Simple Pass.
  • No stipulation in aggregate percentage but should have scored minimum 33% in each subject.

Agniveer Tradesman 8th pass (All Arms):

  • Class 8th simple pass.
  • No stipulation in aggregate percentage but should have scored minimum 33% in each subject.

These vacancies are for domicles of : Tiruchirappalli, Karur, Perambalur, Ariyalur, Thanjavur, Pudukkottai, Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam, Sivaganga, Ramanathapuram, Virudhunagar, Tirunelveli, Tenkasi, Thoothukudi, Kanniyakumari & Mayiladuthurai

DurationFour Years

Age Limit(As on 01 October 2024): Applicants born between 01 Oct 2003 to 01 April 2007 (both days inclusive) are eligible to apply.

  • Agniveer General Duty (All Arms) – 17 ½ -21 Years
  • Agniveer Technical (All Arms) – 17 ½ -21 Years
  • Agniveer Office Asst/ Store Keeper Technical (All Arms) – 17 ½ -21 Years
  • Agniveer Tradesman 10th pass (All Arms) – 17 ½ -21 Years
  • Agniveer Tradesman 8th pass (All Arms) – 17 ½ -21 Years

Salary details of Indian Army Careers: 

AGNIVEER will be given one-time ‘Seva Nidhi’ package comprising their monthly contribution with matching contribution by the Government on completion of their engagement period, as indicated below:-

Year Customised Package (Monthly) ln Hand (70%) Contribution to
Aoniveers Corpus Fund (30%)
Contribution to
Corpus fund by GOI
All Figures in Rs (Monthly Contribution) (Approximately)
1st year 30,000/- 21,000/- 9,000/- 9,000/-
2nd year 33,000/- 23,100/- 9,900/- 9,900/-
3rd year 36,500/- 25,550/- 10,950/- 10,900/-
4th year 40,000/- 28,000/- 12,000/- 12,000/-
All Figures in Rs (Monthly Contribution) (Approximately)
Total Contribution to Agniveers Corpus Fund after Four Years Rs. 5.02 Lakh Rs. 5.02 Lakh
Exit after 4 Year Approximately Rs. 10.04 Lakh as Seva Nidhi Package (Absolute amount excluding interest)

Selection Process:

  • The selection process will be based on Two Phases.
    • Phase I will be Online Common Entrance Exam at Computer Based Test Centres spread Pan India
    • Phase II will be Physical Fitness Test (At Rally Site), Physical Measurement Test (At Rally Site), Adaptability Test, Medical Examination.

Phase I – Online CEE:

  • The online test will be objective Multiple Choice Question (MCQ). As per the category of application the candidates would be required to answer 50 questions in one hr or 100 questions in two hrs.

Marking pattern for online test:-

  • Full marks for every correct answer.
  • Nil marks for unattempted question.
  • 25% marks shall be deducted for every attempted wrong answer (Negative marks).
  • All questions, if attempted, will be considered for evaluation, even if marked for review.

Typing Test for Agniveer Office Asst/SSKT:

  • Typing test for candidates appearing for Agniveer Office Asst/SSKT will be carried out during the online CEE wherein 30 words per min (wpm) in English during the test is desirable.
  • Only those candidates who qualify the typing test will be eligible for call up for phase-ll of recruitment process.
  • Marks scored by the candidates in Online CEE will be normalised to take into account variation in difficulty levels of the question paper across different sessions.

Phase – II

  • Proportionate to the vacancies available candidates would be shortlisted by applying a cut off in written exam result.
  • The Roll No of the candidates who are in merit will be published on Join Indian Army website.
  • These candidates will receive a second admit card for balance of recruitment process as per Rally Schedule of AROs.
  • Candidates appearing for Agniveer Tech and Agniveer Office AssU SKT only need to qualify in all tests.

Physical Measurement Test (At Rally Site): Physical measurement will be carried out as per the laid down Physical standards.

Adaptability Test: All candidates who qualify the Physical Fitness Test (PFT) & Physical Measurement Test (PMT) will have to undertake the Adaptability Test as per policy in vogue

Medical Examination: Medical examination of candidates who qualify in physical Fitness Test, physical Measurement rest and Adaptability Test will be conducted by Army Medical ream at the Rally site as per Army Medical standards and policy in vogue on the subject issue.

Application Fees: Rs. 250/-

Application Fees mode: Maestro, Master Card, VISA, Rupay Cards, both Credit & Debit of all major banks, Internet banking of SBI and other banks, UPI (Bhim)

How to apply for Join Indian Army Recruitment 2024?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the job online on or before 22 March 2024.

For more details: Click here.

To Apply: Click here.

Important dates:

  • Registration Dates From 13 February 2024 To 22 March 2024
  • Online Exam Dates: 22 April 2024 Onwards

Join Indian Army Recruitment 2024 for SSC Officers:

Job Role Short Service Commission Officers
Job Type Govt Jobs
Qualification B.E/B.Tech
Experience Freshers
Total Vacancies 381 Posts
Salary Rs. 56,100 – 2,50,000/-
Job Location Across India
Last Date 21 February 2024

Detailed Eligibility for Indian Army Careers:

Educational Qualification:

Short Service Commission:

  • Candidates must have passed the requisite Engineering Degree course or are in the final year of the Engineering Degree course .

Note:

  • Candidates studying in the final year of the Engineering degree course should be able to submit proof of passing the Engineering Degree Examination along with marksheets of all semesters/years by 01 OCT 2024 and produce the Engineering Degree Certificate within 12 weeks from the date of commencement of training at PreCommissioning Training Academy (PCTA).
  • Such candidates will be inducted on an Additional Bond Basis to recover the cost of training at Pre-Commissioning Training Academy (PCTA) as notified from time to time as well as stipend and pay & allowances paid, in case they fail to produce the requisite degree certificate.

Educational Qualification for Widows of Indian Armed Forces Defence Personnel who Died in Harness.

  • SSCW (Non-Tech) (Non-UPSC) – Graduation in any Discipline.
  • SSCW (Tech) – B.E. / B. Tech in any Engineering stream.

Training: Selected candidates will be detailed for training at Officers Training Academy, Chennai according to their position in the final order of merit (engineering stream-wise) upto the number of available vacancies and subject to meeting all eligibility criteria.

Duration of Training: 49 weeks

Tenure of Engagement: Officers (Male and Female) shall be liable to serve for ten years. The said tenure, however, may be extendable by a further four years subject to their opting for the same and found eligible and suitable for extension of service as per terms of engagement issued from time to time.

Age Limit(As on 21 February 2024): 

  • For SSC(Tech): 63 Men & 34 Women. 20 to 27 years as on 01 Oct 2024 (Candidates born between 02 Oct 1997 and 01 Oct 2004, both days inclusive).
  • For Widows of Indian Armed Forces Defence Personnel who Died in Harness Only: SSCW (Non Tech) [Non UPSC] and SSCW(Tech)- A maximum of 35 years of age as on 01 Oct 2024.

Salary details of Indian Army Careers: 

  • Lieutenan: Rs. 56,100 – 1,77,500/-
  • Captain: Rs. 61,300-1,93,900/-
  • Major: Rs. 69,400-2,07,200/-
  • Lieutenant Colonel: Rs.1,21,200-2,12,400/-
  • Colonel: Rs. 1,30,600-2,15,900/-
  • Brigadier: Rs.1,39,600-2,17,600/-
  • Major General: Rs.1,44,200 – 2,18,200/-
  • Lieutenant General HAG Scale: Rs.1,82,200 – 2,24,100/-
  • Lieutenant Gen HAG+Scale: Rs.2,05,400 – 2,24,400/-
  • VCOAS/Army Commander/ Lieutenant General (NFSG): Rs.2,25,000/-(fixed)
  • COAS: Rs.2,50,000/-(fixed)
  • Military Service Pay (MSP) to the Officers from the rank of Lieutenant to Brig: Rs. 15,500/- Per month fixed.
  • Stipend to Gentlemen or Lady Cadets during the entire duration of training in Service academy i.e. during training period at PCTA: Rs. 56,100/- Per month

No.of.Vacancies:  381 Posts

SSC (Tech)
Civil 75
Computer Science 60
Electrical 33
Electronics 64
Mechanical 101
350
For SSC (Tech) Women
Civil 07
Computer Science 04
Electrical 03
Electronics 06
Mechanical 09
29
For Widows of Defence Personnel  
SSC(W) Tech
01
SSC(W)(Non Tech)(Non UPSC) 01
02

Selection Process:

Shortlisting of Applications:

  • Integrated HQ of MoD (Army) reserves the right to shortlist applications and to fix cutoff percentage of marks for each Engineering discipline/stream without assigning any reason.
  • The cut-off will be applied in each stream on the cumulative percentage of marks obtained by the candidates upto the final semester/year.
  • Final semester/year studying candidates will be provisionally allowed to appear in SSB; subject to following conditions:-
    • Their cumulative percentage of marks upto 6th semester/3rd year of Engineering degree, upto 8th semester/4th year of B. Architecture (B. Arch) and upto 2nd semester/1st year of M.Sc in notified equivalent stream/ discipline is not below the approved cut off percentage in their respective streams.
    • After declaration of final results, the cumulative percentage of marks upto final semester/ year of degree course will also be not less than the approved cut off percentage, failing which the candidature will be cancelled.

Centre Allotment:

  • Only shortlisted eligible candidates depending on the cut off percentage will be interviewed at one of the Selection Centres viz. Allahabad (UP), Bhopal (MP), Bengaluru (Karnataka) and Jalandhar Cantt (Punjab) by Psychologist, Group Testing Officer and Interviewing Officer.
  • Call Up letter for SSB interview will be issued by respective Selection Centres through candidate’s registered e-mail id and SMS only.
  • Candidates will be put through a stage selection procedure.
  • Candidates will be put through two stage selection procedure. Those who clear Stage-1 will go to Stage-2.
  • Those who fail in Stage-1 will be returned on the same day.
  • Duration of SSB interviews is five days, and details of the same are available on official website of Directorate General of Recruiting i.e. www.joinindianarmy.nic.in

Merit List: Merit list will be prepared engineering stream/subject-wise based on the marks obtained by the candidate at SSB interview.

How to apply for Join Indian Army Recruitment 2024?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply online on or before 21 February 2024 (15 hrs)

For more details: Click here.

To Apply: Click here.


Join Indian Army Recruitment 2024 for SSC Officers: (Expired)

Job Role Short Service Commission Officers
Job Type Govt Jobs
Qualification Any Degree
Experience Freshers
Total Vacancies 55 Posts
Stipend Rs. 56,100 – 2,50,000/-
Job Location Across India
Last Date 06 February 2024

Detailed Eligibility for Indian Army Careers:

Educational Qualification:

Short Service Commission:

For NCC ‘C’ Certificate Holders:

  • Degree of a recognized University or equivalent with an aggregate of a minimum of 50% marks considering marks of all the years.
  • Those studying in the final year are also allowed to apply provided they have secured a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in the first two/three years of three/four years degree courses, respectively.
  • Such students will need to secure a minimum of 50% marks in the degree course if selected in an interview, failing which their candidature will be CANCELLED.
  • Service in NCC: Should have served for at least two/three years (as applicable) in Senior Division/Wg of NCC.

For Wards of Battle Casualties of Indian Army Personnel:

Degree of a recognized university or equivalent with an aggregate of a minimum of 50% marks considering marks of all the years.

Period of Probation: An officer will be on probation for six months from the date he/she receives his/her commission

Age Limit(As on 06 February 2024): 

For National Cadet Corps (NCC) candidates (including wards of Battle Casualties) 19 to 25 years as of 01 July 2024 (born not earlier than 02 July 1999 and not later than 01 July 2005; both dates inclusive).

Salary: 

  • Lieutenan: Rs. 56,100 – 1,77,500/-
  • Captain: Rs. 61,300-1,93,900/-
  • Major: Rs. 69,400-2,07,200/-
  • Lieutenant Colonel: Rs.1,21,200-2,12,400/-
  • Colonel: Rs. 1,30,600-2,15,900/-
  • Brigadier: Rs.1,39,600-2,17,600/-
  • Major General: Rs.1,44,200 – 2,18,200/-
  • Lieutenant General HAG Scale: Rs.1,82,200 – 2,24,100/-
  • Lieutenant Gen HAG+Scale: Rs.2,05,400 – 2,24,400/-
  • VCOAS/Army Commander/ Lieutenant General (NFSG): Rs.2,25,000/-(fixed)
  • COAS: Rs.2,50,000/-(fixed)

No.of.Vacancies:  55 Posts

NCC Men 50 45 for General Category and 05 for Wards of Battle Casualties of Indian Army personnel only
NCC Women 05 04 for General Category and 01 for Wards of Battle Casualties of Indian Army personnel only

Selection Process:

Short listing of Applications:

  • After the shortlisting of candidates, the Centre allotment will be intimated to the candidates via email.
  • After the allotment of the Selection Centre, firm SSB dates will be allotted to the candidates.
  • Only shortlisted eligible candidates will undergo SSB at Selection Centres, Allahabad(UP), Bhopal(MP), Bangalore (Karnataka) and Jalandhar (PB)
  • Select selection centres will issue call-up letters for SSB interviews on the candidates’ registered e-mail ID and SMS only.
  • Candidates will be put through a stage selection procedure.
  • Those who clear Stage I will go to Stage II.
  • This will be followed by a medical examination for candidates recommended after Stage II.
  • Candidates recommended by the SSB and declared medically fit will be issued a joining letter for training in the order of merit.
  • An SSB interview lasts five days, and details of the same are available on the official website of the Directorate General of Recruiting.
  • Merit List: The merit list will be prepared based on the marks obtained by the candidate at the SSB interview

How to apply for Join Indian Army Recruitment 2024?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply online on or before 06 February 2024.

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To Apply: Click here.


Join Indian Army Recruitment 2023 for Territorial Army Officers (Expired)

Job Role Territorial Army Officers
Qualification Any Graduate
Experience Freshers
Total Vacancies 19 Posts
Salary Rs. 56,100 – 2,17,600/-  per month
Job Location Across India
Last Date 21 November 2023

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

Territorial Army Officers:

  • Graduate from any recognized university.
  • Physical Standards:  A candidate must be physically and medically fit in all respects.
  • Employment: Gainfully Employed.
  • Note: Serving members of the Regular Army/ Navy/ Air Force/ Police/GREF/ Para Military and like forces are not eligible

Training: Six months Pre-Commission Training as provided in TA Rule 20A amended vide SRO 65 dt 29 Apr 2023. (Candidates shall be commissioned in TA only on successful completion of the said PreCommission Training

Age Limit(As on 21 November 2023):

The limit is set for 18 to 42 years

Salary: 

  • Lieutenan: Rs. 56,100 – 1,77,500/-
  • Captain: Rs. 61,300-1,93,900/-
  • Major: Rs. 69,400-2,07,200/-
  • Lieutenant Colonel: Rs.1,21,200-2,12,400/-
  • Colonel: Rs. 1,30,600-2,15,900/-
  • Brigadier: Rs.1,39,600-2,17,600/-

No.of.Vacancies:  19 Posts

  • Men – 18 posts
  • Women – 01 posts

Selection Process for Indian Army Careers:

  • The selection process will be based on the Online Entrance Exam
  • The duration of the exam is Maximum time is 02 hours and it is a Computer based test (CBT)
  • The standard of the papers in Elementary Mathematics will be of Matriculation level. The standard of papers in other subjects will
    approximately be such as maybe expected of a graduate of an Indian university.
  • For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate,one third (0.33%) marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty
  • Candidates whose application forms are found correct and declared successful in the online entrance exam will be detailed for intelligence and personality test at the Service Selection Board
  • Two-stage selection procedure based on Psychological Aptitude Test and Intelligence Test has been introduced at Service Selection Boards
  • All the candidates will be put to stage one test on first day of reporting at Selection Centres.
  • Only those candidates who qualify at stage one will be admitted to these soundstage/remaining tests and all those who fail to pass stage one, will be returned
  • The male and female candidates will be placed in separate order of merit on the basis of the total marks secured by them in the online entrance examination and in the SSB tests.
  • The admit card will be made available online for being downloaded by the candidate.
  • The date/time of examination and also the name and address of examination centre will be sent to the candidates through email & SMS alert

Standard and Syllabus of the Examination:

Subjects Numbers of Questions Marks
Part – 1 Reasoning 25 25
Part – 2 Elementary Mathematics 25 25
Part – 3 General Knowledge 25 25
Part – 4 English 25 25
Total 100 100

Application fees: Rs. 500/-

How to apply for Join Indian Army Recruitment 2023?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the job online on or before 21 November 2023 (2300 hrs)

For more details: Click here.

To Apply: Click here.

Important dates:

  • Date of Online Entrance Examination: 3rd / 4th week of December 2023 tentatively

Join Indian Army Recruitment Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs) :

What are the vacancies available in Indian Army?

At present, Indian Army has vacancies for SSC Officer/Agniveer under Agnipath Scheme

How to apply Indian Army vacancies?

Candidates can apply online on Official Website.

What are the qualification required ?

Candidates should possess B.E/B.Tech/Any degree/10th/12th/ITI/Diploma/8th.

What is the last date to apply for Indian Army Vacancies?

Candidates should apply online on or before the last date.


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