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How To Join Indian Army 2018 After Arts/Commerce/Engineering As Special Forces/Officer

How To Join Indian Army

Being placed in the Indian Army and serving the nation is considered to be one of the most admirable jobs.  A question that How To Join Indian Army always hits someone when he/she gets a vision of joining Army as Special Forces/Officer even after qualification like Arts/ Commerce/ Engineering. Indian Army is one of the most privileged forces in this world wide and also known as for its elevated principles of employment and training.

Indian Army has different principles of selecting eligible aspirants for the vacant posts of soldiers, officers, engineers, lawyers, nurses, judges and others. All the posts provided by the Indian army can be classified into two different commissions that are permanent and temporary.

Here we will discuss about how to join Indian army as an officer After Arts/Commerce/Engineering. Aspirants may get detailed information about How To Join Indian Army 2018 on the below section of this page which is well stated by the team of www.recruitmentinboxx.com

Indian Army and Types Of Commission:

For all the Indians, it is one of the most commendable and highly regarded achievements to get Jobs in the Indian Armed Forces. Indian army sector offers luxurious, highly payable and of course, self pleasing jobs in the country, which makes the same one of the highly preferred jobs around the nation. Indian Army offers 2 types of service commission that are permanent and short service commission

  • Indian Military Academy (IMA) Dehradun grants Permanent commission (PC)
  • Officers Training Academy (OTA) Chennai grants Short Service Commission (SSC)

Permanent Regular Commission:

Type of Commission Required Qualification Training Remarks
NDA Entry 10+2 Four Years (Three years at NDA, one year at IMA) Awarded Graduate Degree from NDA
Direct Entry Graduate One years and six months
ACC Entry 10+2 Four Years (Three years in ACC Wing and one years at IMA) Graduate Degree from ACC Wing

Technical Graduate Course and Post Graduate Entries (AEC & MF)

Technical Graduate and Postgraduate (AEC & MF) One Years Awarded 1 years ante date seniority only to Tech Graduate
University Entry Scheme Engineering Degree One Years at IMA Awarded 1 years ante date seniority only to Tech Graduate
PC (SL) Higher Secondary (11th Pass) Student Four Weeks at OTA

SCO Class XI CBSE pattern One years at IMA
10+2 Entry TES 10+2(PCM)

Pre-Commission Training four years and Post Commission Training one years

Get Here: Indian Army Syllabus

Short Service Commission:

Type of Commission Required Qualification Training Remarks

Technical

Engineering Degree/Equivalent/M.Sc (Computer Science) as applicable to different corps 49 weeks Awarded one year ante date Seniority
Non-Tech Graduate
SSC (Women) Tech Graduate/PG Diploma PG Degree /Engineering

Degree

Awarded one year ante date seniority for Tech Graduate
SSC (Women) Non Tech

Graduate

Designations, Offered by Indian Army:

Indian Army offers various designations as:

  • Lieutenant Colonel
  • Brigadier
  • Soldier/Jawaan
  • Major General
  • General
  • Captain
  • Major
  • Lieutenant General
  • Officer
  • Junior Commissioned Officer

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How To Join Indian Army?

How to join Indian army after 10th?

  • For NDA (National Defence Academy): Youngsters acquired 16 ½ to 19 years of age.
  • 10+2 Technical Entry Scheme: age limits 16 ½ to 191/2 years
  • Candidates who are high school passed can join Indian Army as a Solder General Duty and for this they should have scored 45% in 10th class age limit between 17.5 -21 years.
  • The selection will be based on the physical fitness test, written examination and medical test conducted by Indian Army.

Check Here: Indian Army Recruitment Rally Notification

How to join Indian army after 12th?

For Soldier:

  • Aspirants who are 12th passed can apply for Soldier Technical / Clerk/Storekeeper Technical/ Nursing Assistant if their age is between 17.5 -23 years.
  • Recruitment will be based on the physical fitness/written /medical examination.

For Officer:

  • Candidate who want to join as an officer have to apply for NDA Entrance Exam conducted by UPSC twice in a year in the month of April/October.
  • Applicant age must be 16.5 to 19 years.
  • Selection process includes objective type test, SSB interview and medical examination

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How to join Indian air force after 12th Commerce?

  • Students who have completed their 10+2 from commerce side, can’t appear for NDA entrance exam
  • After 12th, aspirants can’t become a Commissioned Officer in IAF or Indian Navy.
  • Through NDA Entry, right after 12th Candidates may become Indian Army Officer

How to join Indian army after Engineering?

  • For UES (University Entry Scheme): Applicants must be in between 19-25 yrs and in pre-final years of Engineering Degree Course.
  • For TGC (Engineers): B. Tech/B. E. final appearing and degree holders (20 to 27 years of age) can apply.
  • For SS (Short Service Commission Technical Men): Engineering degree in notified discipline (20-27 yrs. In age) holders can apply.

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How to join Indian army after graduation?

  • For IMA (Indian Military Academy Direct Entry):- age must be between 19 to 24 years
  • For OTA SSC (Officers Training Academy): age must be between 19 to 25 years.
  • Candidates should have accomplished the Graduation for both posts.
  • Graduates who are in the age group of 19 – 24 years can join Indian Army through UPSC CDS Exam. This examination is held two times in the month of March/October every year.
  • The examination includes written test, SSB interview and medical test. After clearing CDS, candidate will be selected in Indian Military Academy (IMA).
  • Aspirants can also join Short Service Commission (Technical/Non Technical) for which they need to clear CDS. After selection they will trained for few months in Officers Training Academy (OTA).

Get More: Jobs After Graduation

Eligibility Criteria for Indian Army Jobs:

Eligibility Criteria (As obtained from official recruitment website of the Indian Army)
Age Criteria As per  UPSC notification
Required Qualification 12th Class of 10+2 System of Education/Equivalent for Army and with Physics and Maths for AF & Navy
Marital Status Unmarried
Application to be Received by As per  UPSC notification
Likely SSB Date Sep to Oct and Jan to Apr
Date Commencement of Training Jan and Jul
Training Academy NDA, Khadakwasla, Pune
Duration of Training
  • 3 Yrs at NDA and 1 Yr at IMA(For Army cadets)/
  • 3 Yrs at NDA and 1 Yr at Naval Academy(For Naval cadets)/
  • 3 Yrs at NDA and 1 & 1/2 Yrs at AFA Hyderabad (For AF cadets)

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97 comments

  1. Hi sir
    My Name is Ravi Parekh . I am complate 12th in 2011 and my age is 25 running…and i m intrested in indian army….so plz help sir how can i apply?

  2. Heloo Sir,
    My name is Akavi N Sema , i’m from Nagaland. I had passed out 12th from Arts stream with 45.20 %. My date of birth is 1995-11- 27 . I want to joint Indian Army. Please help me how can i Joint.

  3. Sir,I am Hemant C. Masurkar i have passed 10th with 68%, so am i eligible to be admitted in Indian Army.

    • Hii Hemant Masurkar,
      After passing 10th, you are not eligible to join indian army. You need to clear 12th with PCM stream to appear for NDA Examination.

  4. MY Son is 6ft & 70 kilos, born & brought up in the Gulf, now in 11th grade very soon shall complete his education here & shall be back to our home Country India, would like to know if he is also eligible to join the Indian Army ?

  5. Sir mai mithun kumar army mai jaana chahta hue. Mera matric mai english mai 33%mark kam hai kya mai inter se apply kar sakte hai gd ke liye

  6. I DOING THE(BE – MECHANICAL) I WANT TO JOIN THE INDIAN ARMY PLEASE HELP SIR. ..

    • Hii Jagapriyan,
      If you are in the final year of engineering, then you can apply for UES (University Entry Scheme). But you doesn’t have any backlog.
      For selection Process, there is no written Exam, Firstly you have an University Interview, then army interview and after that medical examination.

  7. Hai sir my name is B.veerababu i had completed in 10th with 77% so I requested to you please accept to indian army my height -5.11 my weight – 65kgs sir

    • Hii Bandi veerababu,
      For Joining Indian Army, you need to clear out the entrance exam. Firstly, you must have pass out 10+2 class. After that you can apply for NDA entrance Test.
      Instead of regular 12th class, you can go to NIOS’s and side by side you prepare for the examination.

  8. Hi Sir,

    My name is Swmkhwr Boro (From Assam), i had passed out 12th from since stream with 59.63%. My date of birth is 1994-01- 07 . I want to joint Indian Army. Please help me how can i Joint.

  9. I mohd zakki from poonch j&k my father mohd din who retired from bsf and i am only one son of my father then i passed 10th class so i want to joined the indian army then how can i joined sir please any one help me to join so call me on phone given below
    thanks

    • Hii MOHD ZAKKI,
      Only just 10th class passed is not sufficient for Indian Army.
      You may go for NIOS’s instead of doing regular 10+2. After completing or pursuing the 10+2 program, you can apply for NDA Examination.

  10. I want to join army my date of birth 20-04-2000 hai please send me information

    • Hii Pradeep,
      As per your age limit. you can apply for GD (General Duty) Soldier, if you had completed your 10th class. As this post required age limit of 17 ½ – 21 Yrs
      You can also apply for Soldier (Technical Department), Clerk, Store Keeper technical, Soldier Nursing assistant (Army Medical Corps), Soldier Tradesman posts if you had completed your 12th Class. Age limit of 17 ½ – 21 Yrs is required.

  11. Hlo sir my name Sakthivel i am was 18 years old studyin engineering second year pls help me sir how to join indian army..height 175 weight 65

  12. Respected sir : i am Sakthivel from salem district
    I would like to apply for the indian army sir,but i don’t know how to apply for the job pls help to me sir i honestly told you sir my ambition is future army man pls hel pme sir..

    • Hii N.Sakthivel,
      You can apply by giving entrance exam or direct recruitments are also available in Indian Army.
      Indian Army Recruitment Rally is also going on till August month. You can apply for that and fulfill your dreams.

  13. Sir. 10th base 16 age k liye job batao 89% no. H

  14. I have interested to join army

  15. Hlo sir .married females applicable h Indian army me …m married nd 24 years old

    • Hii Munesh kumari,
      No married females are not eligible to join Indian Army but they can join as Teachers in army schools

  16. Prajwal gowda N SIR

    JAI HIND SIR… iam prajwal Gowda N from karnataka… I want to join in indian army at any cost sir… Plz help me with this…. I guarantee u… Ill go my best to my nation… Thank u

  17. Sir, I am a engineering student ( running 3 rd year ).
    How can I join Indian Army..??

    • Hii yash,
      Whenever their is recruitment’s going on Indian Army, you need to fill up the application form and after that competitive exam will be taken for selection of eligible candidates.

  18. Hai sir:-my name is subhani iam from Andrapradesh
    I want got a Indian ARMY placement then I have ready to sacred my life ….! My goal my Ambition one man of the ARMY PLEASE help me sir

  19. I m 17 years old scored 75% in 12th boards..this year…..desperately want to join Indian army as a officer….Please Help me……..

  20. Sir, I am from mizoram and i passed 10th in MBSE in 2nd division andiam studying class 11th and i want to join an Indian Army, please help me sir.

  21. respected sir my name is mahesh I’m from andhra Pradesh I completed my Betech with 60% I want to join in Indian army what are the tests are held to become a officer in Indian army pls rpy me sir thanking u

  22. inderjeet singh

    plzzzz sir help me ma army ki job karna chahata hu

  23. Sir,
    I want to join Indian Army I am passed 9.4 CGPA I trust you please select in Indian Army

  24. Dear,
    Sir, I want to be join in INDIAN ARMY . But I m 10 th pass with 46.2% mark . So I requested to you please accept me in INDIAN ARMY my age is 18. 5

  25. Sameer chougala

    Sir
    I have passed 10th at 89% and completed the 1st year science I want to join so please Help me and find out the. Process soon plz grant to it
    Thanking you Sir

  26. Respected sir….. I’m ompriya. K. J I passed in 12th with 83%in biology stream… I’m very much interested to join in army… So Plzzzzzzzzzzz help me.. And give guidance to join in army in any sector… And now I’m am 18yrs old. My height 155cms.. Help me sir

  27. Amit Pramod Yadav

    join Indian army

  28. sir I am now studying in 11th standard I have completed my 10th with 75% marks in CBSE board exam sir can I have any ability to join Indian army now sir please say about this i want to join in army

    • Hii achu jr,
      You can join Indian Army after passing Class 12th. After that you can fill NDA Application Form for Officers post.
      Selection procedure will have an Objective Type Paper, SSB Interview and Medical Examination.

  29. M.suryapradeep

    Sir i love Indian army pls my age is 18 i want to join army and iam study degree 1 st year

  30. Arshpreet singh

    Sir
    i have passed 12th with 69% marks in commerce stream. i want to join indian navy what i have to do.
    my haight is 189 cm
    and wieght is 69.
    so please help me.
    thanks

    • Hii Arshpreet singh,
      Time to time Recruitments are conducted in India Army. You have to clear out the recruitment entrance examination. You can subscribe to our free email service, we will send all updates of Indian Army directly into your inbox.

  31. sir…
    l Wanted to join in Indian army
    this is my life
    tell me how to join Indian army.

    • Hii Deepak.D,
      It’s good you want to join Indian Army. You can fill up the recruitment forms whenever any vacancy announcement in Indian Army is done.

  32. I wanna join indian army since I was 13 years and now Iam 19 years old and now I’ve completed my dipolma in mechanical engineering and I’ve finished my secondary education in CBSE please let me know which post Iam sutiable for in indianarmy
    PLEASE CONTACT ME

    • Hii sohil..
      You can fill up the application form, when their is any recruitment in Indian Army. To remain updates, you must subscribe our free email service, we will regularly provide updates of Indian Army directly into your inbox.

  33. Sir I want to join INDIAN ARMY.lam pass 10th 73%.sir please tell me how to join INDIAN ARMY

  34. Riteshkumar S. Ambule

    Sir
    I am riteshkumar S. Ambule
    I am 12th pass
    Can i eligible for CDS exam
    please sir.give me information…….☺☺

  35. l want to join indian army

  36. ankit upadhaya

    sir I want to join Indian army plz help me …I passed 12th ..

  37. Sr i want to joind indian army but there is some problem about qualifications i passed 10th in 2013 but i have d+in math but. i have plus two but there is a problem again that ia have a d+in ecnomics so what u think about my qualifications to joind Indian army .

  38. I have passed 12th in 2016 with science stream obtaining 67% marks. I want to join Indian Army. Please give me information how can i join?

  39. Dear sir my name is Rutuja n I want to join Indian army so please sir guide me what I can do for join Indian army

  40. suraj kumar prasad

    Sir, i am passed class 10th (6.4 cgpa) and i still studies in class 12th and i my expected result in (65%)in 12th at commerce sector ,my hight is 6.2 F,and my weight is 77kg ,i am 18 yera old i want to join indian army ,please reply me how to i join indian army .
    Thank you

  41. Sir I have passed 12th class with 54.8%marks in science.how can I join Indian army?

  42. I am a NCC Cadet I want to join INDIAN ARMY

  43. sir l am join indian army any post l have done 12 class in non medical My age 24

  44. Dear sir
    I am pratham from Bangalore i want to join Indian army after 10th can i join sir i can get nearly 60% to 70% in my board exam of 10

  45. Sir I’m sudhakaran im from tamilnadu I’m completed diplomo and I’m studying engineering 2nd year (I don’t like engineering my ambition is to become soldier in Indian army so can I eligible to apply for 2017 rally) my age 21 and my height 165 and weight 50kg, please help me sir

  46. Dear sir,
    I am Satyajit panda from odisha
    I am 17years old and my height is 5f.6inch and my weight 48kg
    and I am passed in 10th(76%)
    I am very interested in Indian army
    I want to join Indian army

  47. Sir I’m completed diplomo in computer science 2014
    My age is 21 my height is 167 weight 50kg am I eligible to apply soldier

  48. My age is 17.4 and I want to join army ..plz send me information abt this

  49. Dear,
    Sir, I want to be join in INDIAN ARMY . But I m 10 th pass with 57.33% mark . So I requested to you please accept me in INDIAN ARMY ………. JAY HIND….… BHARAT

  50. Sir i am in studying in class 10 i am 14 years of old. Can i give nda exam in class 11?

  51. Sir i wantto join indian army 10th passed with
    75% pls tell me sir i want join indian army and serve the nation

  52. Sir I Want To Join Indian army 10 pass With 55% please tell me sir please help me.my no is 7487854981

  53. Korhale Rohit Baban

    Sir I want to join indian army 12th pass with 45% please tell me sir please help me

  54. Sir I want to join infian army 12th pass with 61% please tell me sir please help meme….!

  55. Sir…..kindly help me out
    Nw I am diploma in mechanical final year is it prosible to join Indian army……

  56. SIR i am now studying in class 10 and i want to join INDIAN ARMY as soon as possible, so that i wont loose my age easily without doing anything.. SIR i also wear spectacles so please provide me with your support on how to join and from where.please SIR
    THANK YOU

  57. I want to join Indian army Pls help to join army

  58. I want to join Indian army pls tell me how to join my mob no is… 8601699946

  59. I want to join Indian army…!!!

  60. Sir my name is Dhiman Ghosh ma army me job karna chat hu my 12th pass hu place sir mujhe 1moka do Ku ke mai apne desh ka lia apna Jan bhi da fungi….

  61. Dear Sir,
    I’m 18 yrs old i want to join in Indian Army. So could you please help me
    I hope you will help me
    Thanking you sir

    • Hi sir I am requesting you sir I have to join the army force sir please help me to join the army I have competed 10th sir thankyou sir

  62. Sir i m 17.5 years old tell me where is the next bharti and i m +2 pass out this year what is the renk i got when i join thf army

  63. Respected sir,
    i am Ashish thapa… 12th pass out student in 68. 17% can i join indian army any rank
    if i can so plz help us sir plzz
    thanking you sir

  64. i am 12th passd from lords universal and i want to join indian army.
    u can reach me on this number 8268403206

  65. sir I passed class 12 I wana try for clerk so m I eligible.. plis call me 9862771917

  66. I have passed 12th with commerce stream obtaining 84% marks. I want to join Indian Army. Please give me information how can i join? my mobile no is 9582554821.

  67. I want to join in Indian army

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