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    Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    sir i am baljit singh.i have done 2 class in arts group and my numbers is 308/450.now i am join army so please tell me the procedure of how i join army.

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Dear friend,
    As you have taken arts group you can apply for army only
    You can apply for NDA exam to become an army officer
    NDA exam is conducted by UPSC twice a year
    The eligibility criteria are as follows:
    -qualification 12th pass
    -age limit is 16 1/2-19 years
    -nationality Indian
    -physically and medically fit
    -minimum height required is 152cms
    You have to clear the written exam first
    You will be called for SSB interview if you clear the exam
    This will be followed by medical board
    After these steps you will be given training to become an army officer
    Wish you good luck

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Hello,

    Yes, you can join Indian army after 10+2 whether you are from arts group. You can join in Indian army through N.D.A , Soldier Clerk and Soldier technical . For joining in Indian army your physical fitness and medical fitness must be good. If you go with the N.D.A then, you will get higher rank in Indian army. As there are many more choice for you like soldier clerical and soldier technical and general soldier also.

    N.D.A (National Defense Academy):
    >> Education qualification: You should be passed or equivalent in 10+2 from recognized school/board.
    >> Age: Your age should be between 16.5 to 19 years.

    Soldier clerk:
    >> Education qualification: You should be passed in 10+2 with 50% marks and 40% in each subject.
    >> age: Your age should be between 17.5 to 23 years.

    Soldier Technical:
    >> Education qualification: You should be passed in 10+2 with 50% marks and 40% in each subject.
    >> Age : Your age should be between 17.5 to 23 years.

    Solider general duty:
    >> Education qualification : You should have to be passed in matriculation with 50% marks. OR you have passed in 10+2 with 45% marks also.
    >> Age : Your age should be between 17.5 to 21 years.


    Best of luck..

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    hi,
    You can join indian army after 12th with arts stream by applying nda exam.
    NDA exam stands for national defence academy which is conducted by upsc twice in a year.
    You must be 12th from any stream to join indiam army.
    Age limit is 16.5 to 19 years.
    You must be indian citizen.
    Only Unmarried man can apply nda exam.
    For more:-
    www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Dear Baljit,
    to join army after class 12,
    you will have to join National defense academy
    it can be done for that you have to take NDA examination.

    this exam is conducted by UPSC two times in one year
    the exam has two papers. one is maths paper and
    other is general awareness paper.

    In general awareness, you will get questions from history civics geography Indian freedom struggle, biology etc.

    The exam is taken in month of april and august.

    your age should be 16.5 to 19 years.
    for more details. keep checking employment newspaper and website upsc.gov.in

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    Post Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Dear,

    ELIGIBILITY:


    - Candidate should complete 12th standard from a recognized university

    - Age limit for this exam is 16.5 to 19 years

    - Candidate should be citizen of india

    - Physically fit for candidate

    - Only unmarried male candidates are applicable

    SELECTION PROCEDURE:

    - Written exam

    -Interview

    - Medical test

    - For more information please visit www.upsc.gov.in

    All the Best.

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

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    sir i am baljit singh.i have done 2 class in arts group and my numbers is 308/450.now i am join army so please tell me the procedure of how i join army.
    Hey friend,

    To join in Indian Army with a qualification of completed +2 in Arts Group is possible as you can possess this by writing the entrance exam for it and the exam which you need to write is the NDA exam(National Defence Academy)

    This exam is being conducted by UPSC and by this exam you can join in defence forces of India including Indian Army.Possessing a qualification of completed +2 in Arts stream you are eligible regarding the education qualification needed.

    Qualification Needed:
    >> You need to be a citizen of India

    >> The candidate appearing must be a unmarried male candidate

    >> The age limit needed is 16 1/2-19 years

    >> Education qualification needed is that you need to have completed +2 with a fair percentage from a recognied school board of education

    >> The candidate appearing must be physically fit while appearing for the exam



    You need to satisfy all of the above in order to be eligible for applying for the exam.

    Application Procedure:

    >> Online

    >> Offline


    More Details:

    Check at www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Dear Friend.

    -Yes, you are eligible to join Indian Army.

    -You will be join Indian Army through NDA as an officer level.

    -NDA means national defense academy.

    -In this regard age limit is between 16.5 to 19 years.

    -Candidate must be citizen of Indian.

    -Candidate minimum height required for NDA is 157 cm.

    -Minimum chest requested is 80cm normal and expand 05cm means expanded chest is 85cm.

    -Candidate must be physically and mentally strong/fit.

    -Candidate must be free from any kind of disease.

    Procedure for NDA exam are appended below:-

    -Written Exam.

    -Interview.

    -Medical Test.

    -All the best.

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Yes , You can join INDIAN ARMY

    Actually , with +2 as Qualification , You can apply for the Different posts in ARMY

    1) You can apply for the LOWER DIVISION CLERK in ARMY

    2) You can apply for the post of STORE KEEPER

    ** You can apply for the National Defence Academy exam also

    This is the exam which will conducts by UPSC , two times in every year

    To apply for the exam ,
    You should have completed 12th from a Recognised College
    Your age should be between 16.5 to 19 years only
    You must be a citizen of india
    You must be an UnMarried MALE candidate



    Selection process : -

    1) Written exam
    2) SSB Interview
    3) Medical Test



    Exam Syllabus : -

    1) General Ability - 600 marks
    2) Maths - 300 marks



    ** SSB Interview is a 5 day Process

    SSB Interview is for 900 marks


    So, totally (Grand Total) 1800 marks




    All the best

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Hello dear ,
    As you are asking whether or not you are eligible to join the Indian Army after completing your 10+2 level
    Education with Arts stream of subjects . Than my answer for your question is a yes .

    Yes , my friend you can join the Indian Army after completing your 12th class with arts stream of subjects .
    And for this you can apply for the cadre post or for the jawan post in the Indian Army .
    To join the Indian Army as an jawan your age should be between 19 to 23 years at the time you apply for that post .
    And in order to join the Indian Army as an cadre your age should be between 16 to 19 years
    at the time of applying the National Defence Academy ( NDA ) Examination .

    Yes if you want to apply for the cadre post in the Indian Army after completing your 12th class with arts stream
    of subjects than you have to apply for the NDA Examination .
    This Examination is conducted only for unmarried male candidates of India or refugees .

    And after passing this Examination you have to go through the
    SSB Rounds and Medical rounds and if you pass them than only you will enter the Military Academy of
    NDA .

    So try your luck .

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Hello baljit singh definitely you can join the Indian Army.As you are telling that you have completed your +2.So dear Baljit You can appear in the NDA examination.NDA examination is conducted every year by the UPSC twice.Via this examination you can get enter in the following three forces of India:
    • Indian Air Force
    • Indian Army
    • Indian Navel Academy
    before applying in this examination you must have to remember the following things:

    => You must be citizen of India.

    => You must be unmarried male candidate.

    => You must have a +2 degree from a recognized board.

    => You age must be lie in between 16.5 years to 19 years.

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    hello friend,
    Don't worry that you have taken arts in 12th and you can't join army.

    you have a golden chance to join the indian army through NDA(national defence academy).

    what you have to do is:

    1)you have to apply for NDA written exam.

    2).also your age should be in between 16 1/2 -19 years than only you can apply.

    3) after giving the wrriten exam you have pass certain test like SSB etc.

    4) you should be physically and mentally fit.

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    friend,
    you can try for the indian air force field the indian air force field is top in the world the candidates who want to take the seat in the indian air force field have to work hard in both academy and also in the physical section you have to have the good physical and good result in the intermediate and also in the graduation


    >the minimum age range is the 19-23 years.
    >the candidates should be indian citizen
    >the candidates should have the minimum 65% in the graduation
    >the candidates should complete the graduation from the recognized university

    Apart from this some other fields other than the defence field are


    Similar Competitive Exams
    Special Class Railway Apprentices Examination
    Section Officers/ Stenographers Departmental Competitive Examination



    Selection process

    =>Written Examination

    =>Interview for intelligence

    =>Medical test

    other than the defence field you can also try for the other government jobs like the

    ->railway jobs
    ->banking jobs
    ->insurance department
    ->telecomunication etc..

    thank you...

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Hello Dear ,

    You dine 12th class with arts and join Army . It's good . You join Army after 12th class throw NDA exam , if you have a physics , chemistry ,math. subject in 12th class then you join Army throw NDA exam . You choose arts subject then you join Army throw CDS exam after Graduation .

    CDS Exam : It exam stand for COMBINED DEFENCE SERVICE exam which conducted by UNION PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION every year twice ( CDS I & CDS II ) joining for Defence services such that Army , Air Force , Navy .
    You join Army then you apply for Army scheme , Army scheme is two type which is : IMA ( Indian Military Academy ) & OTA ( Officer Training Academy ) .

    Eligibility Criteria For IMA :
    Qualification : Graduation from a recognized university in any stream .
    Age Limit : 19 to 24 year .
    Gender : Unmarried male candidate are apply for this exam .
    Syllabus : English , G.K. , Elementary math.( Arithmetic , Algebra , Trigonometry , Mensuration , Geometry , Statics ) .

    Eligibility Criteria For OTA :
    Qualification : Graduation from a recognized university in any stream .
    Age Limit : 19 to 25 year .
    Gender : Unmarried female & Unmarried/Married male candidate are apply for this exam .
    Syllabus : English , G.K. .

    Selection Process In CDS Exam :
    1. Fill online examination form ,
    2. Written exam ,
    3. SSB Interview ,
    4. Medical Test .

    Physical Criteria :
    men or women physical criteria.jpg

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    hello guest.

    As you taken Arts stream you cannot enter through the +2 T.E.S.

    you may join the Indian army through NDA.

    all you have to do is appear for the NDA exam which is held twice in an year.

    There are 300 hundred vacancies for this every exam.

    The eligibility criteria is as under:

    16-19 years of age at the time of commencement of course.

    Education upto class 12th or equivalent

    You should be unmarried.

    Your likely SSB date would be Sep to Oct and Jan to Apr.

    You have to face an SSB interview and subsequent medicals.

    thank you!!!

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Dear

    Yes You are Eligible to Join in Indian Army After Completion of 12th.
    So if You want join in Indian Army After 12Th You Should be Apply for The NDA Exam.NDA Means National Defence Academy.This NDA Examination is Conducting by The Union Public Service Commission two Times in a Every year.

    Eligibility Details for The NDA Exam:-
    The following are The Eligibility Details for The NDA Exam.
    You Should be Citizen of India.
    You Should be Male Only
    You Should be Unmarried
    You Should be Done 12Th from The Any Discipline Board
    Your age Should be between 16.5-19 Years.
    And This Exam Includes Two Papers

    Syllabus for The NDA Exam:-
    The Following are The Papers
    General Awareness
    Elementary maths
    This Exam Notification Will Published Twice In a Every year and This Exam Notification Will Publish Through The News Paper and Employment News Papers and UPSC official Website.
    These are The Details
    All The best.

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Dear aspirant,

    As you have done your 10+2 with Arts hence you are eligible for NDA exam but only for Army wing.


    So you can definitely apply for NDA . But you must satisfy some criteria before applying for NDA exam.


    You must be a Indian citizen and should be unmarried male.


    Your age must be 16 to 19 years.


    BEST OF LUCK.....

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Dear aspirant,

    As you have done your 10+2 with Arts hence you are eligible for NDA exam but only for Army wing.


    So you can definitely apply for NDA . But you must satisfy some criteria before applying for NDA exam.


    You must be a Indian citizen and should be unmarried male.


    Your age must be 16 to 19 years.


    BEST OF LUCK...

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    You completed intermediate with arts stream.So,you can apply for Army wing through NDA exam.
    NDA stands for National Defense Academy.
    NDA EXAM ELIGIBILITY-

    AGE -Should be at least 16.5 years,but not more than 19 years.

    QUALIFICATION-Candidates must have passed 12th from a recognized university.

    NATIONALITY AND MARTIAL STATUS - Candidates must be Indian citizen and martial status must be unmarried.

    MINIMUM HEIGHT -157 cms.

    MODE OF SELECTION-
    a}Written examination
    b}Interview
    c}Medical Test

    Good Luck.

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Nice to see that you are interested to Join Indian Army and you can Join Indian Army Just after completing your Intermediate examination. If you have completed your Intermediate examination in any stream then you are eligible to apply for the National Defence Academy examination(NDA). This examination is one of the most competitive examination for those who are interested to Join Indian Defence Just after completing Intermediate examination, Notification Published two times in a year and eligible candidates may eligible to fill application form online from the official website.

    NDA Examination isconducted by Union Public service commission for these 3 wings:

    => Army wings
    => Naval wings
    => Air Force Wings

    But you are from Arts stream then you are only eligible for Army wings and choose Army wings only as the Preference.

    Only Unmarried male candidates between the age of 16.5 to 19 years are eligible to apply for this examination. Your age should not be more than 19 years at the time of commencement of Training.
    For Army Wing of NDA, youhave to passed in your Intermediate examination in any discipline.

    But if you are interested to apply for this examination then first prepared well because you have to cracked the two papers in this examination and both papers is Objective. You have to cracked these two papers:

    => Mathematics (Objectivetype): 300 Marks
    => General Ability Test (Objective type): 600 Marks

    If you cracked the written test then you are eligible to appear for the SSB interview for Final selection. Marks for SSB Interviews is 900 Marks.

    So, please prepared for the written test first and if you cracked this stage you are eligible for Next stage i.e SSB.

    Notification of Next year NDA(I) Examination is going to be published soon in the month of December, you can check the date from the official website. The dates of next year UPSC Examination is already updated in the website, for more details check official website.

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Yes....after 12th you an go for Army.

    NDA stands for National Defense Academy.

    The minimum eligibility for Army NDA is Intermediate.

    So after 12th you can go for NDA examination.

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    Eligibility and Procedure to joining Indian Army : At present Indian Army provides opportunities and chance to every one and interested candidates can apply for Indian Army after passing 10+2 examination.There are total 335 positions are vacant and there are various entry scheme in Indian Army are following as :

    1) Army wings of National Defense Academy

    2) 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme

    3) Air Force and Naval Scheme

    Under this schemes 10+2 passed candidates can apply for Indian Army .In Indian Army examination 10+2 class appearing or passed candidates can apply for Indian Army .For this examination unmarried male candidates can apply .

    Your age limit should be lies in between 16.5 to 19 years and after exceed the this age you can't appearing under NDA examination.

    You have to complete a written examination within a specific time limit that is 2:30 hours and list of subjects on the basis written examination will be conducted are following as :

    >>> Mathematics

    >>> Physics

    >>> Chemistry

    >>> General Knowledge

    If you clear a barrier line of Written examination can apply for SSB examination .For Indian army you can apply online through official website .The next examination - NDA for Indian Army will be conducted and you can check the latest updates from official website are following as :

    http://www.upsconline.nic.in/

    One another entry scheme of Indian Army that your age should be lies in the range of 17 to 34 years and under this scheme you can't apply more than two times .To get entry in this scheme you have to passed Armed service Vocational Aptitude examination .

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    Re: Am I eligible to join Army? Procedure to join Army?

    HELLO MY DEAR FRIEND ...............


    >>THERE ARE MANY DIFFERENT WAYS TO JOIN INDIAN ARMY.....

    >>1) Army wings of National Defense Academy

    >>2) 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme

    >>3) OTA(officer training academy)

    >>4)IMA(indian militry academy)


    thank you and wish you all the best..................


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