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    Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    I would like to join in Indian army,navy or Airforce any one of this field....i need know what are all the procedure and exams for to enter into this field....

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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    You can join in defence through combined entrance exam of NDA or other specific institutes for army,navy and air-force.Most popular and known exam is of NDA.The form releases twice a year.You need to clear the written exam,if you pass that exam you will be called for an interview involving physical fitness test and group discussion.
    The qualification for the exam are: 12th with PCM as subjects. PCM aggregate and english above 60 % . Age 17.5 yrs

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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    hi..there are different procedures to enter the various wings of the Indian defense forces ,the kind of jobs that you can apply for depends on the age and the educational qualification of the aspirant.if you are an inter qualified then you can write the entrance examination of the nation defense academy ,and if you are an graduate then you are better of writing the combined defense services examination conducted by the union public service commission ,you can get all the details of the above two examinations from the attached brochures and the following link http://www.upsc.gov.in/
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    Dear Aspirant,The Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field are many. But mainly there are two exams both are conducted by upsc: national defence academy exam and combined defence service exam. For Nda exam you should old between 16.5-19 years and should have 12th standard pass in any subject for army and for other maths and physics subject. For cds exam ; army graduation in any subject and age 19-24, navy and air force science physics and maths and agr 19-22 for navy and 19-23 for airforce. You have ro apply through offline or online mode throughh official website: www.upsc.gov.in

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    I would like to join in Indian army,navy or Airforce any one of this field....i need know what are all the procedure and exams for to enter into this field....
    Hey friend,

    Every nation has then defence force and like all India also has a defence forces to protect the country and they may include:
    • Indian Army
    • Indian Navy
    • Indian Air Force
    For joining in these defence forces,you can choose the most valued entrance exams like CDS,NDA and AFCAT Exam.

    NDA(National Defence Academy) and CDS(Combined Defence Service) exam are defence service exams conducted by UPSC and these exams are conducted every year twice as NDA I and NDA II and CDS I and CDS II.

    There are certain eligibility criteria's which the candidate must possess to write the NDA and CDS Exam and they may include such as:

    Eligibility for NDA:

    Candidate applying for the NDA Exam must be a unmarried male candidate and the candidate must have a citizenship in India.

    The age limit for the exam specifies that the candidate must have a age between 16 1/2-19 years.

    The education qualification stats that the candidate must have completed +2 from a recognized board of school education with physics and mathematics as subjects.

    Eligibility for CDS:

    Candidate should have a citizenship in India and that the candidate must be a unmarried male candidate.

    The age limit for the CDS exam is that the candidate must have a age between 19-24 years for joining in Indian Army.

    The age limit for the CDS exam is that the candidate must have a age between 19-22 years for joining in Indian navy.

    The age limit for the CDS exam is that the candidate must have a age between 19-23 years for joining in Indian Air Force.

    The age limit for the CDS exam is that the candidate must have a age between 19-25 years for joining in officer Training Academy.

    For joining in Indian Army and officer training academy,the candidate must have completed a degree from a recognized university with a fair percentage.

    For joining in Indian navy the candidate must have completed a Engineering degree from a recognized university.

    Regarding the education qualification for the CDS Exam the candidate must have completed a degree with physics and mathematics as subjects for joining in Indian Air Force.

    The candidate must be physically fit while appearing for the exams as it is a important standard.

    If you satisfy the above criteria's then you can apply for the exam either Online or Offline

    For more information regarding these exams you can get them at www.upsc.gov.in


    AFCAT stands for Air Force Common Admission Test which is conducted for candidate to join in Air Force in various branches like :
    • Ground Duty Branch
    • Flying Branch
    • Technical Branch
    Ground Duty Branch:

    The candidate must be a citizen of India and must have a age limit of 20-27 years

    Candidate must have completed a UG or PG degree in any discipline with 60% aggregate.

    Flying Branch:

    The candidate must be a citizen of India and must have a age limit of 19-23 years

    Candidate have completed a degree in B.E/B.Tech with 60% aggregate.

    Technical Branch:

    The candidate must be a citizen of India and must have a age limit of 18-28 years

    Candidate must have completed a degree in Aeronautical Engineering with 60% aggregate.

    If you satisfy the above criteria's then you can apply for the AFCAT Exam

    ALL THE BEST

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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    My dear friend
    Procedure: The following are the procedure for All the 3 sectors
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    1.Written Examination
    2.Personal Interview
    3.Medical/Physical Examination.
    Written Examination: There are two exams are there
    1.NDA-National Defence Academy
    2.Personal Interview
    Eligibility Details for NDA Exam: The following are the Eligibility Details for NDA Exam.
    1.You are the citizen of India
    2.You should have completed 10+2
    3.Your age is between 16.5-19 years.
    Syllabus for NDA Exam: The following are the syllabus for NDA Exam.
    1.General Awareness
    2.Elementary Maths
    Eligibility Details for CDS Examination: The following are eligibility details for CDS Examination.
    1.You are the citizen of India.
    2.You should have completed graduation
    3.You should have completed Graduation from discipline university.
    4.Your age is between 19-24 for Air force and Navy 19-25 for Army
    Syllabus for CDS Examination: The following are the syllabus for CDS Examination.
    1.General Knowledge
    2.General English.
    3.Elementary Maths.
    Personal Interview: The personal Interview is conducting by SSB for short listed candidates in Written Examination.
    Medical Examination: This is final Round.This exam is conducted by SMB for short Listed candidates in Personal Interview
    All the best

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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    hello
    You can join in defence through combined entrance exam of NDA or other specific institutes for army,navy and air-force.Most popular and known exam is of NDA.
    The form releases twice a year.You need to clear the written exam,if you pass that exam you will be called for an interview involving physical fitness test and group discussion.
    The qualification for the exam are: 12th with PCM as subjects.
    PCM aggregate and english above 60 % . Age 17.5 yrs
    all the best

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    Dear friend,

    Army,Air force & Navy are the 3 wings for Defence Services .So UPSC Conducts Common ENtrance Test or common procedure is considered to enter into in it.
    There are 2 Exam , One is for Graduates & Other is for 12th Pass Candidates are commonly given by many students to enter in Defence.These 2 Exams are:

    1.NDA(National Defence Service Exam)

    2.CDS(Combined Defence Service Exam)

    1.NDA exam is considered for those who have just passed or appearing in 12th.The exam is conducted 2 times a year by UPSC.To be eligible for this you need to check some condition's mentioned below,please check carefully:

    For Air force & Navy
    • You should have passed 12th or appearing in 12th with physics & Maths compulsory subjects
    For Army
    • You should have passed 12th or appearing in 12th with any stream
    • Age limit is 16.5 years to 19 years
    • Must be a citizen of India
    • Only single Males are allowed
    2.CDS Exam is conducted for graduates for various jobs in different departments.CDS Exam is also conducted 2 times in one academic year.To be eligible under this you need to check the eligibility condition's mentioned below:

    For Indian Military Academy
    • You should be a graduate from a recognised university
    • Age limit is 19-24 years
    For Officer's Training Academy
    • You should be a graduate from a recognised university
    • Age limit is 19-25 years
    For Air force Academy
    • You should be a graduate with physics & mATHS at 12th level compulsory or B.tech.
    • Age limit is 19-23 years
    For Naval Academy
    • You should be a B.sc with Physics & Maths at 12th level or B.tech
    • Age limit is 19-22 years
    Best luck!!

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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    You can join in defence through CDSE or NDA or other exams for Army,Navy and Air Force.The good one is NDA.The form releases twice a year.You need to clear the written exam,if you pass that exam you will be called for an interview involving physical fitness test and group discussion.
    The qualification for the exam are: 12th with PCM (Physics,Chemistry,Maths) as subjects. PCM aggregate and english above 60%.Your age should be 19 years till 25 years.

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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    hi

    to enter into defense (either army,air force,navy etc),then you need to write common test for the entry i.e CDS exam(graduates) or NDA exam (12th passed)

    you can join as a permanent commission or short service commission in technical or non technical field.

    the only thing you need that you should reach eligibility criteria and get information in the website=www.upsc.gov.nic

    notice=

    cds II=
    date of notification=02-06-201202.06.
    2012

    last date of receipt of application form=02-07-2012(monday)

    date of commencement of exam=16-09-2012(sunday)


    NDA =

    DATE OF NOTIFICATION=31.12.2011

    Last date for Online Application :30.01.2012 (MONDAY)

    date of commencement of exam=14-04-2012(sunday)

    GOOD LUCK

    THANK YOU

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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    You can join in defence through combined entrance exam of NDA or other specific institutes for army,navy and air-force.Most popular and known exam is of NDA.The form releases twice a year.You need to clear the written exam,if you pass that exam you will be called for an interview involving physical fitness test and group discussion.
    The qualification for the exam are: 12th with PCM as subjects. PCM aggregate and english above 60 % . Age 17.5 yrs

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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    You have not mentioned your question to appear for this examination.

    To join in this defence service,you have to appear for most popular exams like N.D.A,C.D.S Examination.



    N.D.A i.e National Defence Academy

    To appear for this examination,the applicant's need to passed intermediate from a recognized board or equivalent qualification and those who are appearing in the final year of 12th examination can also apply for this examination.This examination is conducted by Union Public Service Commission twice in a year for admission to Army,Navy and Air force wings.The eligibility criteria is differ from post to post.

    Indian Army :-
    • The applicant must be unmarried male candidate at the time of appearing for this examination.
    • The applicant age limits for this examination is 16 1/2 years and 19 years and No relaxation for reserved candidates.
    • Minimum qualification for this examination is 12th from a recognized board or equivalent qualification.
    Indian Navy :-
    • The applicant must be citizen of India.
    • Unmarried male candidates are eligible to apply for this examination.
    • The applicant age limits for this examination is 16 1/2 years and 19 years and No relaxation for reserved candidates.
    • Minimum qualification for this examination is 12th from a recognized board or equivalent qualification.
    • The applicant must have a 12th examination with physics,chemistry and mathematics.
    Air force :-
    • The applicant must be completed 12th examination from a recognized board or equivalent qualification.
    • The applicant age limits for this examination is 16 1/2 years and 19 years and No relaxation for reserved candidates.
    • The applicant must have a 12th examination with physics,chemistry and mathematics.
    Syllabus for this examination :-
    • Mathematics - 200 Marks.
    • General ability - 400 Marks.


    C.D.S i.e Combined Defence Service Examination.

    To appear for this examination,the applicant need to qualified degree course or engineering degree from a recognized University and the applicants who are appearing in the final year of degree course can also apply for this examination.This examination is conducted twice in a year by Union Public Service Commission for admission to Military Academy,Air force,Naval Academy,Officer Training Academy.

    Age limits for this examination :-
    • The candidate age should between 19 years and 24 year for joining in Military Academy.
    • The candidate age should between 19 years and 23 years for Joining in Air force.
    • The candidate age should between 19 years and 22 years for joining in Naval Academy.
    • The candidate age should between 19 years and 25 years for Joining in Officer Training Academy.
    Military Academy :-

    The applicant's must hold degree in any stream from a recognized University or equivalent qualification and applicant's who are appearing in the final year of degree can also apply for this examination.Unmarried male candidates are eligible to apply for this examination and girls are not eligible to apply for this examination.There is no minimum marks required for this examination and there is no relaxation for this examination.

    Syllabus for this examination :-
    • Mathematics :- 100 marks.
    • English :- 100 marks.
    • General Knowledge :- 100 marks.
    Air force :-

    The applicant's must hold degree or engineering degree from a recognized University or equivalent qualification and applicant's who are appearing in the final year of degree can also apply for this examination.The candidate must have a 12th examination with physics,chemistry and mathematics.Unmarried male candidates are eligible to apply for this examination and girls are not eligible to apply for this examination.There is no minimum marks required for this examination and there is no relaxation for this examination.

    Syllabus for this examination :-
    • Mathematics :- 100 marks.
    • English :- 100 marks.
    • General Knowledge :- 100 marks.
    Naval Academy :-

    The applicant's must be completed bachelor's degree or engineering from a recognized University or equivalent qualification and applicant's who are appearing in the final year of degree can also apply for this examination.Unmarried male candidates are eligible to apply for this examination and girls are not eligible to apply for this examination.There is no minimum marks required for this examination and there is no relaxation for this examination.The candidate must have a 12th examination with physics,chemistry and mathematics as their subjects.

    Syllabus for this examination :-
    • Mathematics :- 100 marks.
    • English :- 100 marks.
    • General Knowledge :- 100 marks.
    Officer Training Academy examination :-

    The applicant's must be completed degree in any stream from a recognized University or equivalent qualification and applicant's who are appearing in the final year of degree can also apply for this examination.Unmarried male/female candidates are eligible to apply for this examination and girls are not eligible to apply for this examination.There is no minimum marks required for this examination and there is no relaxation for this examination.

    Syllabus for this examination :-
    • English :- 100 marks.
    • General Knowledge :- 100 marks.
    Important dates for C.D.S(I),2012 examination :-
    • Date of Notification :- 29/10/11
    • Last date for receipt of application :- 28/11/11
    • Date of Written examination :- 12/02/12
    More details,Visit the official website :- http://www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    Defence force and like all India also has a defence forces to protect the country and they may include:
    Indian Army
    Indian Navy
    Indian Air Force

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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    You can join in defence through combined entrance exam of NDA or other specific institutes for army,navy and air-force.Most popular and known exam is of NDA.
    The form releases twice a year.You need to clear the written exam,if you pass that exam you will be called for an interview involving physical fitness test and group discussion.
    The qualification for the exam are: 12th with PCM as subjects.
    PCM aggregate and english above 60 % . Age 17.5 yrs

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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    You can join in defence through combined entrance exam of NDA or other specific institutes for army,navy and air-force.Most popular and known exam is of NDA.The form releases twice a year.You need to clear the written exam,if you pass that exam you will be called for an interview involving physical fitness test and group discussion.
    The qualification for the exam are: 12th with PCM as subjects. PCM aggregate and english above 60 % . Age 17.5 yrs

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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    Hello friend,

    U can Join Defence after 12th or after graduation......

    After 12th
    N.D.A Examination :-
    The candidate age should be 16.5 years and 19 years.
    TES(10+2) Technical entry :-
    The candidate age should be 16.5 years and 19 years.

    After Graduation
    CDS(Combined defence services)Exam
    IMA(21 to 24 yrs)
    OTA(21 to 25 yrs)
    NA(19 to 22 yrs)
    AFA(19 to 24yrs)
    AFCAT(Air force common admission test)
    UES(University entry scheme) (Pre-Finalyear)
    TGC(Technical Graduate Scheme)
    SSC-NA(short service commission-naval architecture)

    min. height should be 152cm.
    Indian citizen
    unmarried


    best of luck

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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    Indian Navy :-
    • The applicant must be citizen of India.
    • Unmarried male candidates are eligible to apply for this examination.
    • The applicant age limits for this examination is 16 1/2 years and 19 years and No relaxation for reserved candidates.
    • Minimum qualification for this examination is 12th from a recognized board or equivalent qualification.
    • The applicant must have a 12th examination withphysics,chemistry and mathematics.
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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    You can join in defence through combined entrance exam of NDA or other specific institutes for army,navy and air-force.Most popular and known exam is of NDA.
    The form releases twice a year.You need to clear the written exam,if you pass that exam you will be called for an interview involving physical fitness test and group discussion.
    The qualification for the exam are: 12th with PCM as subjects.
    PCM aggregate and english above 60 % . Age 17.5 yrs



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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    Hi, there are several entries in defence if you want to join then you must be a +2 with the age of 16.5 to 19.if you want to apply foras a officer then you must have graduation degree then you can apply for the officer level.CDS minimum qualification is graduation age limit is 19 to 24OTA(ssc) minimum qualification is graduation age limit is 21 to 27 can apply.TGC minimu qualification is B.tech or BE age limit i 21 to 25these are the entries in which you can apply.best of luck

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    Re: Procedure and exams to be answered to enter in Indian Army, Navy or Air Force field?

    If you are interested in Army OR Air force examination,lets see the eligibility criteria for this examination.




    Army Academy:-
    The candidate must be Citizen of India.
    The candidate age limits for this examination is 19 years - 24 years.
    There is no upper age limits for reserved candidates.
    The candidate must be unmarried male candidate at the time of appearing for this examination.
    The candidate must hold graduate degree in any discipline from a recognized University.
    No Percentage bar required for this examination.
    Any stream like medicine,Science,engineering,commerce,computer science.




    Air force Academy :-
    The candidate must be Citizen of India.
    The candidate must be unmarried male candidate at the time of appearing for this examination.
    The candidate must hold degree or engineering from a recognized University
    The candidate must be completed 12th examination with physics and mathematics.
    The candidate age limits for this examination is 19 half years - 22 years.
    There is no relaxation for reserved candidates.
    No Percentage bar required for this examination.

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