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    Procedure to join as Software Engineering in Indian Army? Any need to build my physical appearance?

    i want to join as a software eng in indian army.is there any need to build my physical appearence in order to select?

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    Re: Procedure to join as Software Engineering in Indian Army? Any need to build my physical appearance?

    Hii..
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    INDIAN ARMY is a very tough, full of adventures, enjoyable profession through which we get an opportunity to serve our MOTHERLAND!
    You can sit for NDA exam,Short service commission and UPSC exam.Just regularly go through Employment news and join Indian army.
    Physical Standard : min. height 157.5 cm , better eye 6/6 and worst eye 6/18.

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    Re: Procedure to join as Software Engineering in Indian Army? Any need to build my physical appearance?

    Hi,
    you can join Indian army through CDS exam held by UPSC.
    And if you are a final year graduation student than you can also join through UES(university entry scheme).
    You must physically fit.
    minimum height 157 cms.
    your have no colour blindness.
    better eye 6/6 and worst eye 6/18.

    All the best.

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    Re: Procedure to join as Software Engineering in Indian Army? Any need to build my physical appearance?

    Hi friend,

    INDIAN ARMY is a very tough, full of adventures, enjoyable profession through which we get an opportunity to serve our MOTHERLAND!
    You can sit for NDA exam,Short service commission and UPSC exam.Just regularly go through Employment news and join Indian army.
    Physical Standard : min. height 157.5 cm , better eye 6/6 and worst eye 6/18.

    Good luck

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    Re: Procedure to join as Software Engineering in Indian Army? Any need to build my physical appearance?

    you can join Indian army through CDS exam held by UPSC.
    And if you are a final year graduation student than you can also join through UES(university entry scheme).
    You must physically fit.
    minimum height 157 cms.
    your have no colour blindness.

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    Re: Procedure to join as Software Engineering in Indian Army? Any need to build my physical appearance?

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    i want to join as a software eng in indian army.is there any need to build my physical appearence in order to select?

    Army academy for Engineering graduates
    1. Engineering graduate direct entry
    2. University entry scheme
    3. Short Service Commission { Technical }
    1) For Engineering graduate Direct entry :

    >>> you should be qualified for bachelor of engineering course from recognized university .

    >>> your age should be 20-27 years .

    >>> Note : you can directly attend the Service Selection Board interview

    2) University entry scheme

    >>> you should be finished bachelor of engineering course from recognized university

    >>> your age should be Age should be between 19-25 years for final year engineering students and 18-24 for pre-final year engineering students
    >>> Selection is Based on campus interview and Service Selection Board (SSB) interview

    3) Short service commission { Technical } :

    >>> you should be finished bachelor of engineering course from recognized university

    >>> your age should be 20 years to 27 years .

    >>> if your interested in SSB then you will be send for officer training academy .

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    Re: Procedure to join as Software Engineering in Indian Army? Any need to build my physical appearance?

    INDIAN ARMY is a very tough, full of adventures, enjoyable profession through which we get an opportunity to serve our MOTHERLAND!
    You can sit for NDA exam,Short service commission and UPSC exam.Just regularly go through Employment news and join Indian army.
    Physical Standard : min. height 157.5 cm , better eye 6/6 and worst eye 6/18.
    all the best

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    Re: Procedure to join as Software Engineering in Indian Army? Any need to build my physical appearance?

    Hello

    To join the army requires the candidate to be very courageous and open to face any difficult situations.Choosing career in Indian Army is good thing as far as concerned.These people are an important part of the Indian Defence. You can enter in army by giving various exams.Type of jobs and working of job in army is depend upon type of exam.

    You can apply Combined Defense Services (CDS) examination and Short service commission (SSC) and Technical Entry Scheme (TGC).

    CDS ( Combined Defense Services ) examination which is conducted by UPSC ( Union Public Service Commission ) twice in every year conducts the common entrance exam for the entry into CDS.
    After cracking this exam you can join one of Indian Military Academy (I.M.A). If you want to join IMA then you have degree and your age must be 18 to 23 years.

    For other information regarding CDS exam details , examination pattern , how to apply and all go through the link http://www.upscguide.com


    Important dates for CDS exam:

    CDS-I exam:

    Issuing of application form from 29th Oct 2011 to 28th Nov 2011.
    Exam will held on 12th Feb 2012.

    CDS-II exam:

    Issuing of application form from 2nd June 2012 to 2nd July 2012.
    Exam will held on 16th Sep 2012.

    For filling the forms online for CDS
    click here


    SSC(Short service commission) :- You must be graduate of any stream to apply this exam. Your age should be in between 19 years and 25 years. You must be unmarried.



    To apply Technical Entry Scheme you must be graduate in engineering and age should be 20 years and 27 years. So if you are engineer then only you can give Technical Entry Scheme exam.

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    Re: Procedure to join as Software Engineering in Indian Army? Any need to build my physical appearance?

    There are many posts in Defense stream and you dint even mention the type of entry you want to go through in Defense stream.There are many type of entries like CDS, UES, SSC,.etc.It will be better that you go through official websites so that you get an idea about the type of entries and how to apply for it.




    >> The Applicant age should be 20 years and 27 years.


    -->> University Entry Scheme :-


    >> The Applicant age should be 19 years and 25 years.


    -->> 10 + 2 Technical Entry Scheme :-


    >> The Applicant age should be 16 1/2 years and 19 1/2 years.


    -->> SSC(Technical) :-


    >> The Applicant age should be 19 years and 25 years.

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    Re: Procedure to join as Software Engineering in Indian Army? Any need to build my physical appearance?

    Friend,

    Yes Software Engineers can also apply for the Army but they have age in between 19-24 years and you can join it after the Graduation after the In order to Join Indian Army you have to clear CDS exam if you clear CDS exam then you can join Indian Army. Indian Army is one of the wing of the Indian Defence field If you clear CDS exam then you can sure join Indian Army.

    The Physical; requirement is one of the main eligible in Army selection so you have to full fill Army Physical Standards.

    Limits of Myopia Nil
    Limits of Hypermetropia +2.00 D Sph
    Color Vision CPI (MLT)
    Astigmatism +0.75 Cyl
    Near Vision N-5 each eye



    Other Physical Requirements

    Blood pressure should be normal.
    There should be no enlargement of liver or spleen.
    Any evidence of disease of internal organs of the abdomen will be a cause for rejection.
    Un-operated hernias will make a candidate unfit. In case of Hernia which has been operated, a minimum of 6 months must have passed prior to final medical examination before commencement of the course.
    There should be no hydrocele, varicose or piles


    Teeth Conditions

    The candidates should have sufficient number of natural and sound teeth.
    A minimum of 14 dental points will be acceptable.
    A candidate should not be suffering from severe pyorrhea
    Apart from this you should not have nay defects and free from the all communicable diseases and also you have to get more information in the Notification of the CDS exam.

    The candidates first have to apply for the written exam after clearing written exam you will be called for the medical Test and Interview.

    SSB Service Selection Board. If you clear written exam then selected candidates in the written exam will be short listed and then called for the Interview.

    Personal Interview
    Picture Perception test
    Group Discussion
    Intelligence test

    Thank YOu

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