Entries to the Indian Army

Ser. No

Entry

Frequency


Notification in Employment News and leading daily new
papers

Age in years

Vacancy per course (2011)

Eligibility Criteria (Born between)

Criteria for SSB

Date of Commencement of training

1

NDA

Twice a year

Mar & Oct Notified by UPSC

16 1/2 to 19

300 (Army - 195, Air Force - 66, Navy - 39)

02 Jan to 01 Jul for Dec Course and 02 Jul to 01 Jan for
Jul course

12th Class of 10+2 System of Education or equivalent for
Army and with Physics and Maths for Air Force/Navy

Jan and Jul

2

IMA (DE)

Twice a year

Apr & Sep Notified by UPSC

19 to 24

250

02 Jan to 01 Jan for Jan course and 02 Jul to 01 Jul for
Jul course.

Graduation from recognized university.

Jan and Jul

3

SSC(NT)

Twice a year

Apr & Sep Notified by UPSC

19 to 25

175

02 Jan to 01 Jan for Apr course and 02 Jul to 01 Jul for
Oct course

Graduation from recognized university.

Apr and Oct

4

SSC (NT) Women

Twice a year


19 to 25

Approx 18 or as notified

02 Jan to 01 Jan for Apr course and 02 Jul to 01 Jul for
Oct course

Graduation/PG/Degree with Diploma/BA/B.Com/B.Sc (Non PCM)

Apr and Oct

5

TES

Twice a year

May & Sep Notified by ADG Rtg/ AG's Branch

16 1/2 to 19 1/2

85

01 Jul to 01 Jul for Jan course and 01 Jan to 01 Jan for
Jul course

10+2 Physics, Chem& Maths (aggregate 70% and above to
apply)

Jan and Jul

6

NCC (Spl) Men

Twice a year

Jun & Dec Notified by ADG Rtg/ AG's Branch

19 to 25

50

02 Jan to 01 Jan for Apr Course and 02 Jul to 01 Jul for
Oct course

Graduate 50% aggregate marks. 2 years service in NCC Senior
Div Army with min `B' Grade in `C' Cert Exam

Apr and Oct

7

NCC(Spl) Women

Twice a year

Jun & Dec Notified by ADG Rtg/ AG's Branch

19 to 25

Approx 08 or as notified

02 Jan to 01 Jan for Apr Course and 02 Jul to 01 Jul for
Oct course

Graduate 50% aggregate marks. 2 years service in NCC Senior
Div Army with min `B' Grade in `C' Cert Exam

Apr and Oct

8

JAG (Men)

Once a year

Dec Notified by ADG Rtg/ AG's Branch

21 to 27

Approx 10 or as notified

02 Oct to 01 Oct for Oct course

Graduate with LLB/LLM with 55% marks, Registered with Bar
Council of India/State

Oct

9

SSCW (JAG)

Twice a year

Dec Notified by ADG Rtg/ AG's Branch

21 to 27

Approx 10 or as notified

02 Jan to 01 Jan for Apr course and 02 Jul to 01 Jul for
Oct course

Graduate with LLB/LLM with 55% marks, Registered with Bar
Council of India/State

Apr and Oct

10

UES

Twice a year

Jun Notified by ADG Rtg/ AG's Branch

19 to 25 for FY and 18 to 24 for PFY

Approx 60 or as notified

02 Jul to 01 Jul for Jul course

Final and Pre Final years students of Engineering Degree
Course

Jul

11

TGC (Engrs)

Twice a year

Apr & Oct Notified by ADG Rtg/ AG's Branch

20 to 27

Approx 58 or as notified

02 Jan to 01 Jan for Jan course and 02 Jul to 01 Jul for
Jul course.

BE/B Tech in notified streams of Engineering

Jan and Jul

12

TGC (Edn) (AEC)

Twice a year

Apr & Oct Notified by ADG Rtg/ AG's Branch

23 to 27

Approx 02 or as notified

03 Jan to 01 Jan for Jan course and 02 Jul to 01 Jul for
Jul course.

MA/M.Sc in 1st or 2nd Div in notified subjects from
recognised university.

Jan and Jul

13

SSC (T) (Men)

Twice a year

Apr & Oct Notified by ADG Rtg/ AG's Branch

20 to 27

Approx 50 or as notified

02 Apr to 01 Apr for Apr course and 02 Oct to 01 Oct for
Oct course.

Engineering Degree in notified discipline

Apr and Oct

14

SSC (T) (Women)

Twice a year

Apr & Oct Notified by ADG Rtg/ AG's Branch

20 to 27

Approx 40 or as notified

02 Apr to 01 Apr for Apr course and 02 Oct to 01 Oct for
Oct course.

Engineering Degree in notified discipline

Oct and Apr

15

RVC

Once a year


21 to 32

5

30 Sep to 30 Sep

BV.Sc., BVSc with AH


16

TA

Once a year


18 to 42

8

15 Mar to 15 Mar

Graduate


17

ACC

Twice a year


20 to 27

40

02 Jul to 01 Jul for Jul course and 02 Jan to 01 Jan for
Jan course

10 + 2 or equivalent, Min 2 years of service, not more than
one red ink entry

Jan and Jul

18

PC (SL)

Once a year


27 to 42

50

01 Jan to 01 Jan

10 + 2 or equivalent, Min 10 years of service, not more
than one red ink entry


19

SCO

Twice a year


28 to 35

50

01 Jan to 01 Jan for Jul course and 01 Jul to 01 Jul for
Jan course.

10 + 2 or equivalent, Min 05 years of service, NO red ink
entry


20

APS

Once a year


27 to 42

8

01 Jul to 01 Jul

Matric and 10 years of service


21

AMC (NT)

Once a year


28 to 42

20

01 Jan to 01 Jan

Matric and 10 years of service