Indian Army

Indian Army

WHAT ARMY OFFERS YOU

1. Army offers brilliant career. Every year 30-35 lakh individuals appear for recruitment in Army, which offers role of a leader, opportunities full of diverse challenges, a distinctive career to serve the nation, handsome salary, adventure, sports, altruism, sacrifice and no end to this.

2. The unique career offers the following facilities to all Junior Commissioned Officers and Other Ranks:

  • Salary in five figures
  • Free medical facilities for self and dependent.
  • Leave upto 90 days in a year.
  • Free railway warrants.
  • Free Government married accommodation.
  • Entitled Ration.
  • Free Uniform/Clothing etc.
  • CSD facilities.
  • Lucrative Terminal benefits.
  • Opportunities to learn and grow as a complete human being.

TYPES OF ENROLLMENT AND PHYSICAL STANDARD

  1. The Army offers the following types of enrollment and requires following physical standards.
Sr. No. Category Education Age (yrs) Height (Cms) Chest Weight
(a)
Soldier (General Duty) (All Arms)
Cl 10th /Matric pass with Min 45% mks in aggregate and Min 33% in each subject
17 ½ - 21
170
77
50
(b)
Soldier Technical (Technical Arms, Artillery, Army Air Defence)
(a) Sol Tech 10+2/Intermediate Exam pass in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Maths and English with min 50% marks in aggregate and min 40% marks in each subject. (b)Sol Tech (Aviation & Ammunition Examiner) 10+2/Intermediate Exam pass in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Maths and English with min 50% marks in aggregate and min 40% marks in each subject
17 ½ - 23
162
77
50
(c)
Soldier Clerk / Store Keeper Technical (All Arms)
10+2/Intermediate Examination Pass in any stream (Arts, Commerce, Science) with min 60% marks in aggregate and min 50% in each subject. Securing 50% in English and Maths/Accounts/Book keeping in Class 12th is mandatory.
17 ½ - 23
162
77
50
(d)
Soldier Nursing Assistant (Army Medical Corps)
10+2/Intermediate Exam pass in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English with min 50% marks in aggregate and min 40% in each subject.
17 ½ - 23
170
77
50
(e)
Sepoy Pharma (Army Medical Corps)
10+2/Intermediate exam pass and qualified in D Pharma with minimum 55% marks in aggregate and registered with State Pharmacy Council/Pharmacy Council of India. Individual qualified in B Pharma with minimum 50% marks and registered with State Pharmacy Council/Pharmacy Council of India will also be eligible
19 - 25
170
77
50
(f)
Soldier Nursing Assistant Veterinary (Remount Veterinary Corps)
10+2/Intermediate Exam pass in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English with min 50% marks in aggregate and min 40% in each subject.
17 ½ - 23
170
77
50
(g)
Soldier Tradesmen (All Arms except Syce, Mess Keeper and House Keeper )
i) 10th Simple Pass. ii) No stipulation in aggregate percentage but should have scored min 33% in each subject.
17 ½ - 23
170
77
50
(h)
Soldier Tradesmen (Syce, Mess Keeper and House Keeper)
i) 8th Simple Pass.(ii) No stipulation in aggregate percentage but should have scored min 33% in each subject.
17 ½ - 23
170
77
50
(i)
Survey Automated Cartographer (Engineers)
BA/BSc with Maths. Must have also passed 12th class(10+2) or equivalent with Maths and Science as main subjects.
20-25
170
77
50
(j)
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 Tech from a recognized University / Food Craft Institute. AICTE recognition is not mandatory.
21-27 Yrs
170
77
50
(k)
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
170
77
50
(l)
Soldier (General Duty) Women Military police
Minimum education qualification is Matric /10th/SSLC or equivalent with 45% marks in aggregate and minimum 33% marks in each subject studied at matric/10th/SSLC level, without mentioning any specific subjects.(Note: # Upper Age limit will be relaxable upto 30 yrs of age (as on date of joining training) in respect of widows of Defence personnel who have died in harness.)
17 ½ - 21
152/148 (For Certain Dispensation areas As given in the Notification)
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Proportionate to height and age as per Army medical standards.