An Indian Army recruitment rally will be held at Tezpur’s Solmara Military Stadium from October 29 to November 03, 2018. This is applicable for eligible candidates from Assam districts Hojai, Nagaon, Biswanath, Sonitpur and Morigaon. Online applications for Soldier posts have already started, so if you are interested to participate in the Army recruitment rally, you must register and apply through the official website of the Indian Army on or before October 13, 2018.
You will receive an admit card after the last date of application and prior to the rally date on your registered e-mail. The official site of the Army released a recruitment notification stating available posts and eligibility criteria for each one.
The minimum weight stipulated by the army for all soldier posts is 48 kilograms. The minimum stipulated height for candidates applying for all posts, except Soldier Technical and Soldier Nursing Assistant, is 160 centimeters. For those two posts, a candidate should at least be 157 centimeters tall. On the other hand, the Army stipulates a minimum chest size of 77 centimeters with 05 centimeters chest expansion for all posts.
Age Criteria Applicable as on October 01, 2018
Aspirants who want to join Army as Soldier General Duty should be aged between 17½ years to 21 years. For all the other posts, candidates should be between 17½ years to 23 years of age.
- Soldier General Duty
You are required to have cleared Class 10 or matriculation with 45 percent aggregate marks and 33 percent marks in each subject. If you have Class 12 or above, the intermediate qualification will suffice to apply for the post, provided you have 33 percent in each subject.
- Soldier Store Keeper Technical or Soldier Clerk
You should have passed intermediate with 60 percent total marks and 50 percent marks in individual subjects.
- Soldier Technical
You should have cleared Class 12 in science stream with subjects Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, and English with 50 percent total marks and 40 percent marks in each subject.
- Soldier Tradesman
Class 8 is required for those who are applying for posts House Keeper, Mess Keeper and Syce. Class 10 is required for Chef, Steward, Washerman, Dresser, Tailor, Artisan (Woodwork, Metallurgy, or Construction), and Support Staff (ER).
- Soldier Nursing Assistant
You should have passed intermediate in Science with Chemistry, Biology, Physics, and English with minimum 50 percent total marks and 40 percent marks in each one.