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    MECH ALPHA is offline Junior Member MECH ALPHA is on a distinguished road
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    Availability of jobs and steps to be taken by Mechanical Engineering student for joining Defence Forces?

    SIR,
    Iam a student studying B.E MECHANICAL ENGG. and I am interested in joining the defence forces and serve the nation . so it would be better if i could join something related to my field (mech engg. ) .so I want to know that some weve sides name who can help to know more information about defence.
    thank you,

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    Re: Availability of jobs and steps to be taken by Mechanical Engineering student for joining Defence Forces?

    Hello friend,

    Yes there are lot of opportunities for a Mechanical engineer in Defense forces.You can join in any of the three services for Indian defense force namely,Indian air force ,Indian navy and Indian territorial army.Once you complete your graduation you should write the officers training exam which is conducted for 200 marks through Combined defense service academy done by Union public service commission twice in a year once in mid February and in mid September.Also you can join through University entry scheme in your pre final year.The opportunities are you will be placed as cadre engineer for servicing and maintenance of various weapons in the inventory.In air force you are responsible for conditioning of different aircraft's and equipment's.In Indian navy you will be placed as an dock engineer where you have criticulate all the required engineering helpings to the service may it be a warship or a small patrol ship.According to me there are lot of options for you.If you are selected you will be trained in Officers training academy,Chennai and given a suitable position.You must have minimum aggregate of 60% in engineering from any recognized university.Must be a Indian citizen,must be unmarried and should match all the medical and physical standards setup by the organization respectively.

    PROCEDURE:

    *WRITTEN EXAM
    *SSB interview or AFSB interview
    *Medical and Fitness test.


    ALL THE BEST!!

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    Re: Availability of jobs and steps to be taken by Mechanical Engineering student for joining Defence Forces?

    Hi friend,

    if your age is between 20-27 yrs ,
    you can apply for
    technical gradute entry scheme.
    In this scheme you will be directly call for ssb interviews.
    You will be notified in the official website of upsc or defence
    or in the weekly employement news paper.

    Best of luck.

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    Re: Availability of jobs and steps to be taken by Mechanical Engineering student for joining Defence Forces?

    Hi friend,
    you have a great opportunity to join defence through CDS exam conduct by UPSC twice in a year.
    You can also join through UES(university entry scheme).
    In which yo are directly call for ssb interview.
    EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION
    he candidate must be currently studying in Pre-final year of BE / B Tech degree course in the relevant streams of engineering as mentioned above and must have secured minimum of 60% marks in aggregate .
    But you have not any Pending Backlog.


    AGE CRITERIA
    Your age should be in between 18 to 28 years.

    CDS stands for combined defecne service the examination is conducted by the upsc . the examination is held twice in a year .
    you should be qualified for bachelor degree in science stream like , bsc physics , chemistry or mathematics or bachelor of engineering , from recognized university . Your age should be age should be 19 years to 22 years . You should also satisfy the physical standards like eyesight , weight , height etc..... you should also qualified mentally fit for join in defence training . you should not affected by any diseases .

    All the best...

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    Re: Availability of jobs and steps to be taken by Mechanical Engineering student for joining Defence Forces?

    hello friend,
    there are ample oppurtunities in defence for a graduate having 60% agg. in your degree from a certified university
    .citizen of india
    .unmarried
    .you can give the exam of CDS(combined defence services)
    .this gives you oppurtunity to join territorial army,navy,airforce as a cadre engineer
    .this exam consists of written exam conducted by UPSC, after this you are called for SSB interview if you clear the exam
    .medical,and finally merit formation

    OR you can apply through UES(university entry scheme)
    for more info log on tohttp://www.upsc.gov.in.com

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    Re: Availability of jobs and steps to be taken by Mechanical Engineering student for joining Defence Forces?

    you can join defence definitely by giving the exam of CDSE(combined defence services examination)
    .it is conducted by the UPSC twice in a year
    .age criteria is 19-25years
    .martial status is unmarried
    .nationality indian
    .you must have a graduate degree from a recognized university with 60% of marks..
    .after giving this exam you will be called for SSB interview if clear the exam
    .if you clear the SSB interview then medical examination followed by merit formation
    .this opens your ways to
    .AIR FORCE

    .NAVY
    .IMA(INDIAN MILITARY ACADEMY)
    .OTA(OFFICERS TRAINING ACADEMY)


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