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    How and when to join Indian Army ? Where is the venue ?

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    vermabk is offline Senior Member vermabk is on a distinguished road
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    Re: How and when to join Indian Army ? Where is the venue ?

    you can join army through different exams given below.

    nda enterence exam - age limit -16.5 -19.5 yrs

    qualification - 12th with science steam from a recognised board..

    Application form - the application form will be available at your nearest head post office

    exam - this exam helds twice a year in the month of april and august.


    tes entry - in this scheme you will be directly called for the ssb interviews if you get more than 70% in your pcm marks.

    for cds enterence exam - age limit -19-25 yrs

    qualification - any degree from a recognised university or college..

    application form - the application form will be available at your nearest head post office

    forms are available in the month of jan-feb and
    may-june.

    exam - this exam helds twice a year in the month of march and july.

    afetr passing the exam you will be called for ssb interviews.


    you can also join army through mer exam.

    All the best...

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    Re: How and when to join Indian Army ? Where is the venue ?

    Hello,
    If you want to join army then you will be a graduate with min 50% marks from a recognised university.

    1. CDS ENTRY : You must be graduate with min. 50 % marks.
    Age Limit- 23 Years.
    Form available from the UPSC website in June/ Dec.

    2. Short Service Commission( Non-Technical ) : Form available from the fresherworld.com.
    Eligibility Criteria
    Age 19 to 25 yrs
    Born Between 2nd Jan to 1st Jan for Apr Course.
    2nd Jul to 1st Jul for Oct Course.
    Qualification Graduation from Recognised University.
    Marital Status Un Married / Married
    Application to be Received by May and Oct
    Likely SSB Date Oct / Nov and July / Aug
    Date Commencement of Trg Apr and Oct
    Training Academy OTA Chennai
    Duration of Trg 49 Weeks

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    malleswararao is offline Senior Member malleswararao is on a distinguished road
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    Re: How and when to join Indian Army ? Where is the venue ?

    My dear friend
    There is a two exams are there
    1.NDA-National Defence academy
    2.CDS-Combined defence service
    NDA Exam:you should have completed 10+2 and age is between 16.5-19 years.
    CDS Exam:You should have completed graduation from discipline university with 60% marks and age limit is 19-25 years.
    These two application forms are available at your nearest post officie.
    All the best

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    maverick 07 is offline Senior Member maverick 07 is on a distinguished road
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    Re: How and when to join Indian Army ? Where is the venue ?

    Hello,

    In order to get into Indian army, you need to give-

    1) NDA (National defence academy)- If you are in 12 class or just passed it.

    You need to have an age between16 1/2 to 19 years.

    2) CDS exam ( combined defence service examination)- if you are in final year of graduation or passed it.

    You will have your training at IMA (Indian Military academy) at Dehradun. Where after training, you will be appointed as a lieutenant.

    Thank you

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    Re: How and when to join Indian Army ? Where is the venue ?

    Yes you can join in Indian Air force
    So if you want join In Indian Air force you should have given an entrance examination of CDS(combined defence service) .This examination is conducting by Union Public Service Commission two times in a year.Your age is between 19-24 years.And 5 years age relaxation for Sc/St candidates and 3 years for OBC candidates.
    Syllabus for CDS Examination: The following are the syllabus.
    1.General Knowledge
    2.General English
    3.Elementary Maths

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    Re: How and when to join Indian Army ? Where is the venue ?

    If you want to join army then you will be a graduate with min 50% marks from a recognised university.

    1.
    CDS ENTRY : You must be graduate with min. 50 % marks.
    Age Limit- 23 Years.
    Form available from the UPSC website in June/ Dec.

    2.
    Short Service Commission( Non-Technical ) : Form available from the fresherworld.com.
    Eligibility Criteria
    Age 19 to 25 yrs
    Born Between 2nd Jan to 1st Jan for Apr Course.
    2nd Jul to 1st Jul for Oct Course.
    Qualification Graduation from Recognised University.
    Marital Status Un Married / Married
    Application to be Received by May and Oct
    Likely SSB Date Oct / Nov and July / Aug



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    Re: How and when to join Indian Army ? Where is the venue ?

    HI,
    IF YOU WANT TO JOIN ARMY..THEN YOU CAN GIVE THE EXAMINATIONS OF...

    EXAMINATIONS
    NATIONAL DEFENSE ACADEMY..
    ..YOU HAVE TO BE BETWEEN 16.5 TO 19 YEARS OF AGE.
    ..YOU MUST BE PHYSICALLY FIT.
    ..YOUR CLASS 12TH PERCENTAGE MUST BE 60% .


    COMBINED DEFENSE SERVICES..
    ..This exam will held twice in a year which is conducted by U.P.S.C
    ..Your age should be 19 to 25 years.
    ..You must be GRADUATE from any recognized university.


    SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION
    ..Your age should be 20 to 27 Years.
    ..You should be Engineering from a recognize university.

    SERVICE SELECTION BOARD..
    YOU ARE CALLED FOR THIS ONLY IF YOU QUALIFY THE WRITTEN EXAM.
    YOU WILL BE CALLED FOR SSB AT EITHER OF...
    ALLAHABAD
    BHOPAL
    BANGALORE
    VARANASI
    MYSORE
    DEHRADUN

    EXAM WILL BE CONDUCTED FOR 5 DAYS
    1ST DAY YOU WILL HAVE YOUR SCREENING AND PICTURE PERCEPTION AND DESCRIPTION TEST.

    2ND DAY YOU WILL GO THROUGH
    GROUP TESTS
    PSYCHPLOGY

    3RD DAY..PERSONAL INTERVIEW.

    AT LAST YOU WILL HAVE CONFERENCE.

    BEST OF LUCK...

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    Re: How and when to join Indian Army ? Where is the venue ?

    hi


    you can join army through different exams given below.

    nda enterence exam - age limit -16.5 -19.5 yrs

    qualification - 12th with science steam from a recognised board..

    Application form - the application form will be available at your nearest head post office

    exam - this exam helds twice a year in the month of april and august.


    tes entry - in this scheme you will be directly called for the ssb interviews if you get more than 70% in your pcm marks.

    for cds enterence exam - age limit -19-25 yrs

    qualification - any degree from a recognised university or college..

    application form - the application form will be available at your nearest head post office

    forms are available in the month of jan-feb and
    may-june.

    exam - this exam helds twice a year in the month of march and july.

    afetr passing the exam you will be called for ssb interviews.


    you can also join army through mer exam.




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    siromani is offline Senior Member siromani is on a distinguished road
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    Re: How and when to join Indian Army ? Where is the venue ?

    HI,
    IF YOU WANT TO JOIN ARMY..THEN YOU CAN GIVE THE EXAMINATIONS OF...

    EXAMINATIONS

    NATIONAL DEFENSE ACADEMY..

    ..YOU HAVE TO BE BETWEEN 16.5 TO 19 YEARS OF AGE.
    ..YOU MUST BE PHYSICALLY FIT.
    ..YOUR CLASS 12TH PERCENTAGE MUST BE 60% .


    COMBINED DEFENSE SERVICES..

    ..This exam will held twice in a year which is conducted by U.P.S.C
    ..Your age should be 19 to 25 years.
    ..You must be GRADUATE from any recognized university.


    SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION

    ..Your age should be 20 to 27 Years.
    ..You should be Engineering from a recognize university.

    SERVICE SELECTION BOARD..
    YOU ARE CALLED FOR THIS ONLY IF YOU QUALIFY THE WRITTEN EXAM.
    YOU WILL BE CALLED FOR SSB AT EITHER OF...
    ALLAHABAD
    BHOPAL
    BANGALORE
    VARANASI
    MYSORE
    DEHRADUN

    EXAM WILL BE CONDUCTED FOR 5 DAYS
    1ST DAY YOU WILL HAVE YOUR SCREENING AND
    PICTURE PERCEPTION AND DESCRIPTION TEST.

    2ND DAY YOU WILL GO THROUGH
    GROUP TESTS
    PSYCHPLOGY
    3RD DAY..PERSONAL INTERVIEW.

    AT LAST YOU WILL HAVE CONFERENCE.

    BEST OF LUCK...



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    Re: How and when to join Indian Army ? Where is the venue ?

    YOU CAN JOIN INDIAN MILITARY ACADEMY(IMA).
    FOR THIS YOU NEED TO GIVE CDS EXAM(COMBINED DEFENSE SERVICE)

    IT IS USED TO HELD TWICE IN A A YEAR.IT CONSISTS OF TWO PARTS i.e CDS I AND CDS II

    THIS EXAM CONSISTS OF TWO STAGES

    1)WRITTEN EXAM( 1DAY EXAM)

    2)SSB INTERVIEW OR INTELLIGENCE TEST(3-5 DAY)

    AFTER THAT THERE WOULD BE AN PHYSICAL FITNESS TEST

    SYLLABUS
    =ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS,PHYSICS,GENERAL KNOWLEDGE,CURRENT EVENTS,HISTORY,ENGLISH VOCABULARY

    YOU CAN GET THE APPLICATION ONLINE AND OFFLINE

    HERE IS THE WEBSITE FOR MORE DETAILS=
    www.upsc.gov.in

    for downloading form=
    www.upscexam.com


    -SHOULD POSSES GRADUATION PASSED CERTIFICATE WITH MINIMUM 60% IN ANY DISCIPLE OR EVEN FINAL YEAR CANDIDATE CAN APPLY FOR THIS EXAM.

    -PHYSICAL STANDARDS=

    -SHOULD BE PHYSICALLY AND MENTALLY STRONG.

    -FREE FROM ANY ILL HEALTH

    -HEIGHT=153CM(WOMEN)


    -AGE LIMIT=19-24YEARS

    -SHOULD NOT HAVE COLOR AND NIGHT BLINDNESS

    -FREE FROM DISABILITIES

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    pandu siri is offline Senior Member pandu siri is on a distinguished road
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    Re: How and when to join Indian Army ? Where is the venue ?

    you can join army through different exams given below.

    nda enterence exam - age limit -16.5 -19.5 yrs

    qualification - 12th with science steam from a recognised board..

    Application form - the application form will be available at your nearest head post office

    exam - this exam helds twice a year in the month of april and august.


    tes entry - in this scheme you will be directly called for the ssb interviews if you get more than 70% in your pcm marks.

    for cds enterence exam - age limit -19-25 yrs

    qualification - any degree from a recognised university or college..

    application form - the application form will be available at your nearest head post office

    forms are available in the month of jan-feb and
    may-june.

    exam - this exam helds twice a year in the month of march and july.

    afetr passing the exam you will be called for ssb interviews.


    you can also join army through mer exam.

    All the best...



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    Re: How and when to join Indian Army ? Where is the venue ?

    Hi Dude,

    Not you cannot appear for the NDA Entrance Exam after your 10 Standard. To appear for the Exam you need to first complete your 10+2 from a recognized board. The notifications about the exam are published in the employment newspapers or it is updated in website.



    To appear for the exam the age limit is from 16.5 to 19 years. If you are willing to opt for Army wing then you need to complete your 10+2 with any discipline from a recognized university. If you are planning to opt for Air force or Naval wings then you need to complete your 10+2 with science and Maths as your discipline from a recognized board.


    Only Male Candidates are allowed to appear for the examination , female candidates are not allowed to appear. You must be Unmarried.

    You must be a citizen of India (or) a Subject of Bhutan (or) a Subject of Nepal (or) a Tibetian Refugee.

    You need to have a Good Eye sight and must be Physically fit .

    The Selection of the candidate is based on Written, Medical test and personal Interviews. The main exam is divided into General Ability and Mathematics and the Duration of the Exam is 150 Minutes

    The General Ability is divided into 6 parts:

    >> Chemistry
    >> current events
    >> General Science
    >> Geography
    >> History
    >> Physics


    Paper I will carry 200 marks and Paper II will carry 600 Marks. Negative Marks will be given to all the Wrong answers so be careful in marking the answers.

    You can apply for the NDA online and the application form will be available online only.

    Physical Standards:
    • Minimum height-157cms for men & 152 cms for women with correlated weight.
    • Your Chest Must be well Developed
    • Your Abdomen must be well developed without any enlargements in the liver and spleen.
    • There should not be any past history of mental breakdown or fits.
    • Your blood pressure must be normal.
    • There should not be any sign of functional or organic disorders in the heart or blood vessels.
    • There should not be any disease in bones or joints of the body.
    • Eye Sight. 6/24, 6/24 correctable to 6/6 in each eye with glasses for tech branch & Submarine Cadre and 6/60, 6/60 correctable to 6/6, 6/12 with glasses for the Naval Architecture Cadre.



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    Re: How and when to join Indian Army ? Where is the venue ?

    you can join army through different exams given below.

    nda enterence exam - age limit -16.5 -19.5 yrs


    qualification - 12th with science steam from a recognised board..

    Application form - the application form will be available at your nearest head post office

    exam - this exam helds twice a year in the month of april and august.


    tes entry - in this scheme you will be directly called for the ssb interviews if you get more than 70% in your pcm marks.

    for cds enterence exam - age limit -19-25 yrs

    qualification - any degree from a recognised university or college..

    application form - the application form will be available at your nearest head post office

    forms are available in the month of jan-feb and
    may-june.

    exam - this exam helds twice a year in the month of march and july.

    afetr passing the exam you will be called for ssb interviews.

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