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Applications Invited For Permanent Commission In The Army

Indian Army has invited application from Pre-Final Year (III year), unmarried male Engineering Degree students (BE/B.Tech) for Grant of Permanent Commission in the Army under the 27th University Entry Scheme. Below are the details regarding the vacancies.

Age limit: Candidates from 18 to 24 years of age as on 01 July 2018 (born between 02 Jul 1994 and 01 Jul 2000) can apply for the post.

Date: Candidates can submit their application online from 9 August to 8 September 2016.

Salary: Pay scale and promotion criteria would be as per the Indian Army norms.


Engineering Streams Equivalent Stream Vacancies
Civil Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering 7
Mechanical Mechanical, Mechatronics, Mechanical & Automation Engineering 3
Electrical/Electrical & Electronics Electrical, Electronics & Power, Power System, Electrical & Electronics Engineering 4
Computer Sc. & Engg/ M.Sc. Computer Sc./ Computer Technology/ Info Tech Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Science & Engineering 4
Electronics & Telecom/ Electronics & Comn./ Telecommunication/ Satellite Communication Electronics & Communication, Telecommunication, Electronics & Telecommunication, Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering 4
Electronics Power Electronics & Drives 2
Metallurgical Metallurgical, Metallurgy & Material, Metallurgy Engineering, Metallurgy & Material Technology, Material Science Metallurgy and Explosives 2
Electronics & Instrumentation/ Instrumentation Electronics & Instrumentation, Electronics & Instrumentation & Control, Instrumentation & Control, Applied Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Instrumentation Technology 2
Micro Electronics and Microwave   2
Total   30


How To Apply

Army Recruitment

Permanent Commission In Army

Candidates have to submit their application online through the official Indian Army website. In the home page click on the Officers Entry Apply/Login button and then select Registration. Read the instructions, and fill the online registration form properly. When done, check the form carefully and click on the Apply Online option.

Click on the University Entry Scheme entry in the Officers Selection – Eligibility page. Fill in the application form after reading the instructions carefully, and click on the Submit button. Print out two copies of the application form for further reference.

Selection Process

Received applications will be sent to the respective command headquarters. The Indian Army recruitment teams will shortlist the candidates from preliminary interviews. Shortlisted candidates will be further interviewed at selection centers at Bhopal (MP), Allahabad (UP), Bangalore (Karnataka), and Kapurthala (Punjab), where candidates will be tested by Interviewing Officer, Group Testing Officer, and Psychologist.

Selected candidates will be granted Short Service Commission posts on probation from the date of their joining the final year class. After completing their degree course, candidates will have to go through Pre-Commission training at Indian Military Academy (IMA), Dehradun for of 12 months.



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