Indian Army Recruitment

Army Recruitment Rally Slated for February at Bihar

An Army recruitment drive will be conducted for eligible candidates from Bihar districts, namely Aurangabad, Arwal, Gaya, Jehanabad, Jamui, Kaimur, Lakhisarai, Nawada, Nalanda, Rohtas, and Sheikhpura, from February 01 to 14, 2019. The recruitment rally will be conducted at Bodhgaya’s Bihar Military Police-3 Ground.

Registration on the Indian Army website is compulsory, and is open until December 31, 2018. Admit card for the recruitment drive will be sent to your registered email from January 03 onward. You have to reach the rally venue on date and time mentioned in it. You will be screened for the categories and according to qualitative requirements as follows.

Soldier General Duty

You should be 17½ to 21 years of age, or be born on or amid October 01, 1997, to April 01, 2001. You should have cleared Class 10 with 45 percent total marks and 33 percent marks in each subject. Else, if you have passed matriculation in the grading system, D grade in each subject and minimum 45 percent or C-2 grade or 4.75 aggregate points is required.

In case you have passed Class 12 and above, aggregate marks percentage is not required, provided that you have achieved 33 percent minimum marks in each subject.

Soldier Technical

You should have passed Class 12 in Science with Chemistry, Physics, English and Mathematics with 50 percent total marks and 40 percent marks in each subject. In addition, you should be aged between 17½ to 23 years, meaning you should be born on or amid October 01, 1995, to April 01, 2001.

Soldier Technical (Ammunition Examiner/ Aviation)

You are required to have the same qualification as the one for Soldier Technical. Else, you can apply if you have 3 years Engineering Diploma in (Mechanical/ Automobile/ Electrical/ Electronic and Instrumentation/ Computer Science) from a recognized and AICTE-approved Polytechnic Institute or ITI. The age criterion is the same as above.

Soldier Nursing Assistant/ Nursing Assistant Veterinary

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Army Recruitment Rally

You should have cleared Class 12 in Science stream with Chemistry, Physics, Biology, and English with at least 50 percent aggregate marks and 40 percent marks in each subject. Else, if you have B.Sc. Degree in Zoology/ Bio-Science/ Botany with English, the mentioned Class 12 subjects have to be studied by you but the marks percentage is waived off. The age criteria remain the same as that of Soldier Technical.

Soldier Store Keeper Technical or Clerk or Inventory Management

You should have cleared Class 12 in any stream (Science, Commerce, or Arts) with 60 percent total marks and 50 percent minimum marks in each subject. You should have studied and cleared Mathematics and English/ Book Keeping/ Accounts in Class 10 or 12 with 50 percent marks in each subject.

Note that even if you are a graduate or have a higher education, your Class 12 percentage marks would be applicable. Moreover, you should be aged between 17½ to 23 years to apply for the post.

Minimum Physical Requirements

For all the posts save Soldier Clerk/ Inventory Management/ Store Keeper Technical, you are required to have at least 169 centimeters height. Candidates applying for the said post should have a height of 162 centimeters. For all the posts, the required weight is 50 kilograms, and the required chest is 77 centimeters with 5 centimeters expansion.

Note that for Adivasi candidates, the required height is 162 centimeters for all posts, as well as the minimum weight requirement is reduced to 48 kilograms. However, they have to bring their caste certificates duly signed by the District Magistrate.

Besides, there are relaxations in physical requirements for select group of people. You can refer to the original recruitment notification on the official Join Army website to know more.



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