Entry Scheme for Men (Officers)

Intermediate (10+2)

National Defence Academy (NDA)

Vacancies Per Course

320 (Twice a year)


Army - 208


Air Force - 70


Navy - 42

Notification Published in Employment News and leading Daily
news Paper

Jun and Dec, Notified by UPSC

Eligibility Criteria

Age

16 ½ to 19½ yrs as on first day of the month in which
course is due to commence

Qualification

12th Class of 10+2 System of Education of
Equivalent for Army and with Physics and Maths for AF/Navy

Marital Status

Un Married

How to Apply

Apply Online on UPSC Website as per dates given in the
Notfication in the months of Jun and Dec.

Likely SSB Date

Sep to Oct for Jan Course and Jan to Apr for Jul Course

Date Commencement of Training

Jan and Jul

Training Academy

NDA ,Khadakwasla, Pune

Duration of Training

3 Yrs at NDA and 1 Yr at IMA

TES (10+2)

10+2 Technical Entry Scheme

Vacancies Per Course

90 (Twice a year)

Notification Published in Employment News and leading Daily
news Paper

Notified by DG Rtg AG’s branch IHQ of MOD(Army) in May/Jun
& Oct/Nov

Eligibility Criteria

Age

16 ½ to 19½ yrs as on first day of the month in which
course is due to commence

Qualification

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

Marital Status

Un Married

How to Apply

Apply online on Official website of DG Rtg
www.joinindianarmy.nic.in as Notified in the Notification.

Likely SSB Date

Aug to Oct and Feb to Apr

Date Commencement of Training

Jan and Jul

Training Academy

OTA Gaya

Duration of Training

5 Yrs (1 Yrs OTA GAYA & 4 Yrs CTWS) Permanent
Commission after 4 Yrs.


Phase-I
- 01 Year Pre-commissioning Training at OTA Gaya & 03
Years at CME Pune/MCTE Mhow/MCEME Secunderabad


Phase-II
- 01 Year Post commission training at CME Pune/MCTE
Mhow/MCEME Secunderabad

Entry Schemes Men - Graduate UPSC

Indian Military Academy Direct (IMA)

Vacancies Per Course

200 (Twice a year).

Notification Published in Employment News and leading Daily
news Paper

Notified by UPSC under the aegis of CDSE in Jul and Nov

Eligibility Criteria

Age

19 to 24 years

Qualification

Graduation from Recognised University.

Marital Status

Un Married

How to Apply

Apply Online on UPSC Website as per dates given in the
Notfication in the months of Jul and Nov.

Likely SSB Date

Aug / Sep and Feb / Mar

Date Commencement of Training

Jan and Jul

Training Academy

IMA, Dehradun

Duration of Training

1 ½ Years

Officers Training Academy ( Non Technical Men )

Vacancies Per Course

175 (Twice a year)

Notification Published in Employment News and leading Daily
news Paper

Notified by UPSC under the aegis of CDSE in Jul and Nov

Eligibility Criteria

Age

19 to 25 yrs

Qualification

Graduation from Recognised University.

Marital Status

Un Married

How to Apply

Apply Online on UPSC Website as per dates given in the
Notfication in the months of Jul and Nov.



Likely SSB Date

Nov / Dec and May / Jun

Date Commencement of Training

Oct and Apr

Training Academy

OTA Chennai

Duration of Training

49 Weeks

Entry Schemes Men - Graduate Non UPSC

SSC (JAG)

JAG Men

Vacancies Per Course

10(As Notified)(Twice a year)

Notification Published in Employment News and leading Daily
news Paper

Notified by Directorate General Recruiting / AG Branch in
Jul/Aug and Jan/Feb

Eligibility Criteria

Age

21 to 27 years

Qualification

Graduate with LLB with 55% marks. Eligible for Registration
with Bar Council of India / State.

Marital Status

Un Married

How to Apply

Apply online on Official website of DG Rtg
www.joinindianarmy.nic.in as Notified in the Notification.

Likely SSB Date

Dec / Jan and Jul / Aug

Date Commencement of Training

Apr and Oct

Training Academy

OTA, Chennai

Duration of Training

49 Weeks

SSC (NCC)

NCC (SPL) Entry Men

Vacancies Per Course

50 (Twice a Year)

Notification Published in Employment News and leading Daily
news Paper

Notified by Directorate General Recruiting / AG Branch in
Jun and Dec

Eligibility Criteria

Age

19 to 25 years

Qualification

Graduate with 50% Aggregate marks, Two Years service in NCC
Senior Div Army with minimum 'B' Grade in 'C' Certificate
Exam.

Marital Status

Un Married

How to Apply

Apply offline as Notified in the Notification through NCC
Dte

Likely SSB Date

Dec / Jan and Jun / July

Date Commencement of Training

Apr and Oct

Training Academy

OTA, Chennai

Duration of Training

49 Weeks

Entry Schemes Men - Graduate Technical Entries

University Entry Scheme

Vacancies Per Course

60 (As Notified) (Once a Year)

Notification Published in Employment News and leading Daily
news Paper

Notified by Directorate General Recruiting / AG Branch in
Jun/Jul

Eligibility Criteria

Age

18 to 24 years

Qualification

Pre Final year students of Notified Engineering Streams

Marital Status

Un Married

How to Apply

Apply online on Official website of DG Rtg
www.joinindianarmy.nic.in as Notified in the Notification.

Likely SSB Date

Nov to Feb

Date Commencement of Training

Jul

Training Academy

IMA, Dehradun

Duration of Training

One Year

TGC (Engineers)

Vacancies Per Course

60 (As Notified) (Twice a Year)

Notification Published in Employment News and leading Daily
news Paper

Notified by Directorate General Recruiting / AG Branch in
Mar/Apr and Sep/Oct.

Eligibility Criteria

Age

20 to 27 years

Qualification

BE / B Tech in notified streams of Engineering

Marital Status

Un Married

How to Apply

Apply online on Official website of DG Rtg
www.joinindianarmy.nic.in as Notified in the Notification.

Likely SSB Date

Mar / Apr and Sep / Oct

Date Commencement of Training

Jan and Jul

Training Academy

IMA, Dehradun

Duration of Training

One Year

Short Service Commission Tech (Men)

Vacancies Per Course

100 (As Notified) (Twice a year)

Notification Published in Employment News and leading Daily
news Paper

Notified by Directorate General Recruiting / AG Branch in
Jun / Jul and Dec/Jan

Eligibility Criteria

Age between

20 to 27 years

Qualification

Engineering Degree in notified stream

Marital Status

Un Married

How to Apply

Apply online on Official website of DG Rtg
www.joinindianarmy.nic.in as Notified in the Notification.

Likely SSB Date

Dec-Jan and Jun-Jul

Date Commencement of Training

Apr and Oct

Training Academy

OTA, Chennai

Duration of Training

49 Weeks

AEC (Men)

Vacancies Per Course

20 (As Notified) (Twice a Year)

Notification Published in Employment News and leading Daily
news Paper

Notified by Directorate General Recruiting / AG Branch in
Mar/Apr and Sep/Oct

Eligibility Criteria

Age

23 to 27 years

Qualification

MA / MSc in 1st or 2nd division in notified subjects from
recognised university.

Marital Status

Un Married

How to Apply

Apply online on Official website of DG Rtg
www.joinindianarmy.nic.in as Notified in the Notification.

Likely SSB Date

Mar / Apr and Sep / Oct

Date Commencement of Training

Jan and Jul

Training Academy

IMA, Dehradun

Duration of Training

One Year

Entry Schemes Men - Service Entry

ACC

Vacancies Per Course

75 (Twice in a Year)

Tentative Month of Publication of Notification

Notified by MP Directorate / AGs Br through Units in Mar
and Aug

Eligibility Criteria

Age

20 to 27 years , minimum service two years can apply

Qualification

10+2 Pattern Class 12th pass or Equivalent. Should have
qualified ACC written test

Marital Status

Unmarried / Married

Likely Date of SSB

Sep to Nov for Jan Course Mar to May for Jul Course

Training Academy

ACC Wing at IMA, Dehradun

Duration of Training

Four Years (Three Years in ACC Wing & One Year at IMA)

PC(SL)

Vacancies Per Course

100 (Once in a Year)

Tentative Month of Publication of Notification

Notified by MP Dte / AGs Br through Units in Apr and Jul

Eligibility Criteria

Age

Maximum age 42 years, 45 years for Engineers & 45 years
for IOB Minimum service 10 years

Qualification

Matric & Above

Marital Status

Unmarried / Married Serving JCOs / NCOs excluding Sepoys

Likely Date of SSB

Sep and Oct for Jul Course

Training Academy

AEC Centre & College, Pachmarhi& IMA, Dehradun

Duration of Training

Eight Weeks at AEC Centre & College, Pachmarhi&
Four Weeks at IMA

SCO

Vacancies Per Course

100 (Twice in a Year)

Tentative Month of Publication of Notification

Notified by MP Directorate / AGs Br through Units in Apr
and Jul

Eligibility Criteria

Age

Between 30 to 35 years. minimum service of five years can
apply

Qualification

Matric with One Year Diploma or Above

Marital Status

Unmarried / Married

Likely Date of SSB

Jul/Aug for Jan Course & Nov/Dec for Jul Course

Training Academy

OTA, Gaya

Duration of Training

Eight Weeks at AEC Centre & College, Pachmarhi& One
Year at OTA, Gaya

Entry Schemes Men - Miscellaneous Entries

Territorial Army (TA)

Vacancies Per Course

Notified by Line Directorate (Twice in a Year)

Tentative Month of Publication of Notification

Notified by TA Directorate

Eligibility Criteria

Age

18 to 42 years

Qualification

Graduate from a recognised university

Marital Status

Unmarried / Married

Likely Date of SSB

Aug / Sep & May / Jun

Training

  • Recruit Training
    .
    30 days under TA Battalion.
  • Annual Training Camp.
    Two calendar month in each training year.
  • Post Commission Training.
    Three month in IMA within two years of commissioning.

RVC

Vacancies Per Course

Notified by Line Directorate

Tentative Month of Publication of Notification

Nov / Dec , Notified by RVC Directorate

Eligibility Criteria

Age

21- 32 years

Qualification

BVSc & AH

Marital Status

Unmarried / Married

Likely Date of SSB

Sep / Oct

Training Academy

RVC, Meerut

Duration of Training

Three months

AMC (NT)

Vacancies Per Course

Notified by Line Directorate

Tentative Month of Publication of Notification

Notified by AMC Directorate

Eligibility Criteria

Age

Max 42 years

Qualification

Minimum Matric

Marital Status

Unmarried / Married

Likely Date of SSB

Nov / Dec

Training Academy

AMC Centre & College.

Duration of Training

Three months

APS

Vacancies Per Course

Notified by Line Directorate

Tentative Month of Publication of Notification

Notified by APS Directorate

Eligibility Criteria

Age

Max 45 years

Qualification

Minimum Matric

Marital Status

Unmarried / Married

Likely Date of SSB

Sep /Oct