Indian Army Recruitment 2019: Notification, Vacancy, Dates, Eligibility

Indian Army is the largest constituent in the Indian Armed forces that is commanded by COAS. The main aim of the Indian Army is to protect the national interest and national security of the country.

Indian Army Recruitment 2019 brings a lot of opportunity for the young aspirants to show their love for the country and let themselves selected for a respectful job.

Indian Army invites applications for various posts like Short Service Commission (SSC), JAG for men and women, NCC Special Entry and bharti & rally posts for Soldiers, etc. Candidates who find themselves eligible and interested shall apply for the post as per their qualification.

Indian Army Recruitment Notification 2019

The Indian Army Recruitment notification 2019 has been released in the month of January. For complete details about Indian Army Recruitment Notification 2019 like recruitment summary, eligibility criteria, vacancy, application form, exam pattern, syllabus, study material, admit card, etc read the article below.

Indian Army Recruitment/Bharti Posts Wise Details

Here you can check latest recruitment/bharti in the Indian army for various posts:

Post Last Date to apply Age No. of Vacancy Salary Qualification Job location
SSC Officer 08/08/2019 19-25 years      55 Rs 56100-Rs 250000 Any graduate Anywhere in India
Soldier 20/08/2019 17.5-21 years       07 Not specified 8th, 10th, 12th Malda, Siliguri, Darjiling, etc
SSC Medical Officer 21/07/2019 Max.- 45 years       150 Rs 97000 p.m. MBBS Degree Anywhere in India
Territorial Army Officer 25/06/2019 18-42 years Not specified Rs 56100-Rs 217800 Graduate Anywhere in India
JAG 23rd Course 14/02/2019 21-27 years 14 Rs 56100-Rs 177500 LLB Degree with 55% Anywhere in India
Rally Recruitment 18/05/2019 17.5-21 years Not specified As per Rules 10th, 12th Anywhere in India
Army Dental Corps 10/06/2019 Max.- 45 years    65 As per Rules BDS/MDS with 55% marks Anywhere in India
Women Military Police 08/06/2019 17-21 years 100 As per Rules 10th with 45% marks Anywhere in India
10+2 TES course 08/06/2019 16.5-19.5 years 90 56100/- p.m. 10+2 with 70% in PCM Anywhere in India

Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Application Form

Candidates can fill the Indian Army Recruitment 2019 application form after ensuring that they fill the eligibility criteria required for the vacancy. Following are the steps to fill the application form:

  • Visit official website of
  • Go to the online application form and fill the details correctly. No manual application will be accepted.
  • Candidates shall also have to upload their scanned photo and signature
  • Submit the form and pay the fee
  • Application fee is Rs 200/- for some posts and zero for others
  • The fee shall be paid through online mode only (by net banking/credit card/debit card)
  • The e-mail and phone number entered by the candidates should remain valid for a period of at least one year as all the further correspondence is sent in it
  • Candidates should the instructions properly and take a print out of the same for further use

Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Selection process

The Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Selection process differs according to the posts. Summary of the selection procedure for each post is given below:

Post Selection Procedure
SSC Officer 1.   SSB Interview

2.    Medical Exam

Soldier 1.   Written Test

2.   Medical Test

3.   Physical Fitness Test

4.   Physical Measurement Test

SSC Medical Officer 1.     Shortlisting

2.     Personal Interview

Territorial Army Officer 1.     Written Test

2.      Interview

JAG 23rd Course 1.      PET

2.      SSB

3.      Medical Exam

Rally Recruitment 1.       Physical Fitness

2.       Medical Test

3.       Written Test

Army Dental Corps Based on NEET (MDS) Score Card
Women Military Police 1.       Physical Fitness

2.       Medical Test

3.       Written Test

10+2 TES course 1.       Shortlisting

2.       SSB

3.       Medical Exam

Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern differs with the post. Most probably, the Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Exam Pattern will be as given below for most of the exams:

Duration One hour
Total Questions 50
Total Marks 100
Types of Questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Sections General Knowledge

Other subjects

Marking 2 marks for every right answers

0.5 marks deducted for every wrong answer

No marks deducted for questions not attempted

Candidates should also meet the physical standards to get selected for the required post. Here are the details for few posts:

Post Height (Cms) Weight (Kgs) Chest (Cms)
Soldier General Duty 166 50 77 (+5 on expansion)
Soldier Technical 165 50 77 (+5 on expansion)
Soldier Clerk 162 50 77 (+5 on expansion)

Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Syllabus

The syllabus contains many topics related to the concerned subjects and according to the educational qualification required for the exams. Candidates should prepare according to the syllabus prescribed by the Indian Army for CEE (Common Entrance Examination).

In Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Syllabus, General Knowledge (GK) is considered to be very important section so candidates shall make sure that they are well aware of the important/relevant figures and facts happening around and in the world. Questions from Basic Aptitude & Reasoning will also be asked.

Candidates can check the complete syllabus in the link (Click here).

Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Books and Study Material

Candidates can prepare for the exam with good books and study material. Sample papers and previous year questions are also given in many books which prove to be very helpful for the candidates.

We have recommended some of the famous books for the candidates preparing for the Indian Army Recruitment exam. Candidates can either purchase a single guide for all the sections or single books for all the sections separately.

Recommended books for Indian Army Recruitment 2019:

  1. Indian Army Recruitment Rally by V.V.K Subburaj
  2. Indian Army NER General Duty Exam by R.D Ahluwalia
  3. Soldier Technical Exam by Vidya Editorial Board

Indian Army Recruitment Previous Year Papers

The best way to do well in exam is to solve Indian Army recruitment/ bharti previous year papers. Candidates get good knowledge about the type of questions asked in the exam and how should they manage the time in order to do the questions in time.

Candidates can also practice through the mock papers and test series which are available online either for free or after payment. Candidates are advised to solve the paper topic wise so that they make it clear in the mind that where they lack practice.

Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Admit Card

Admit card is not available for all the post of Indian Army. Following are the points to be noted for the admit card for some of the posts.

  • The Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Admit Card is available online in the official website
  • Candidates shall download the admit card by entering their registration number and password
  • Candidates are advised to carefully read and understand the instructions mentioned in the admit card
  • Candidates should keep the admit card and any other required document asked to bring along with the admit card while entering the examination center as no entry is allowed without them

Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Result

The Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Result is declared in its official website and candidates can check it by entering their roll number in the site. Answer key is also released by the board few days before the result.

After the results are declared and candidates are selected, call letter is sent to their respective email addresses in which all the details about the date, time and place of the training is mentioned.

Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Cut-Off

Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Cut-off marks are the minimum marks required to be obtained by the candidates to get qualified in the exam. Cut-off will be released by the authority in its official website soon after the declaration of the result. Following are the minimum qualifying percentage:

Post Qualifying Marks
GD (General Duty) 32%
Soldier Tradesman 32%
Soldier Technical 40%
Nursing Assistant 40%

Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Interview

The Indian Army Recruitment 2019 Interview is conducted only for the Officer’s posts in Indian Army. In interview intelligence quotient, communication skills, confidence, etc are checked. The SSB interview is conducted for five days and this is the detail about it:

Day 1 – Screening and Verbal/Non-verbal Reasoning

Day 2 – Psychology Test

Day 3 – GTO Test including 2 set GD, GT, PGT

Day 4 – GTO Test including Half GT, individual obstacles and interview

Day 5 – Conference

The result is declared on the 5th day and then the selected candidates go for medical examination.

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