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    Procedure to join Territorial Army? Who can apply for it?

    Hi,
    I am Pradip Rasning Pursuing my final year MCA.basically i am aspiration of Indian army from my childhood but some of the reason i couldn't join the indian army.
    now a days i feel that we should join indian army so i want to join territorial army and what is the process. who can apply.

    basically my future profession is in IT so i want to do both profession simultaneously.please tell me is it possible or not?


    i kindly waiting of ur answer.

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    Ashirwad is offline Senior Member Ashirwad is on a distinguished road
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    Re: Procedure to join Territorial Army? Who can apply for it?

    same procedure like other army, depend on your education , if you want to join as an officer then you must 12th or graduation , after 12 th you can apply for NDA exam and after graduation you can apply for CDS , if you want to apply for GD soldier then after 10th you can apply. dates you can find on army site or employment news or recruiting office.

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    Re: Procedure to join Territorial Army? Who can apply for it?

    Hi,
    I am Pradip Rasning Pursuing my final year MCA.basically i am aspiration of Indian army from my childhood but some of the reason i couldn't join the indian army.
    now a days i feel that we should join indian army so i want to join territorial army and what is the process. who can apply.

    basically my future profession is in IT so i want to do both profession simultaneously.please tell me is it possible or not?

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    malleswararao is offline Senior Member malleswararao is on a distinguished road
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    Re: Procedure to join Territorial Army? Who can apply for it?

    My dear friend
    Yes you are eligible to join in Indian Army
    Joining Procedure: The following are the Joining Procedure
    1.Written Examination
    2.Personal Interview
    3.Medical Examination
    Written Examination: So you should have to given an entrance examination of CDS(combined defence service).This examination is conducting by Union Public Service Commission two times in a every year.The age is 19-25 years
    Syllabus for CDS examination: The following are the syllabus
    1.General Knowledge
    2.General English
    3.Elementary Maths
    Personal Interview: The personal Interview is conducting by Staff Selection Board for shortlisted candidates in Written Examination
    Medical Examination: The medical Examination is conducting by Staff Medical Board for shortlisted candidates in Personal Interview
    Good Luck

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    Re: Procedure to join Territorial Army? Who can apply for it?

    procedure like other army, depend on your education , if you want to join as an officer then you must 12th or graduation , after 12 th you can apply for NDA exam and after graduation

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    Re: Procedure to join Territorial Army? Who can apply for it?

    Hi ,

    You are eligible to join army.
    You can enter in army by giving various exams.Type of jobs and working of job in army is depend upon type of exam.
    If you crack these exams you will be selected as officer.

    1)CDS ( Combined Defense Services ) examination :-


    If you wanted to go for Defense Services to serve for the Nation as a courageous young aspirant you can go with CDS ( Combined Defense Services ) examination for the entry into 3 wings of the Indian Armed Forces
    1. Indian Army - Dheradun

    Eligibility :


    Educational qualification :


    - for I.M.A & O.T.A : Degree from a recognized university.

    Age Criteria :

    - For IMA-18 to 23 years


    2)TGC(Technical Entry Scheme) :-


    The candidate age should be 20years and 27 years.
    Graduate(Engg.)
    Indian Citizen
    unmarried


    3)SSC(Short service commission) :-

    If you cleared this exam you would be given a certain post for a certain number of years after that you would be required to clear a exam after which your service period would be extended.
    The procedure adopted is more or less same which is in the CDS examination.

    The candidate age should be 19 years and 25 years.
    Graduate
    Indian Citizen
    unmarried
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    My dear friend
    Yes you are eligible to join in Indian Army
    Joining Procedure: The following are the Joining Procedure
    1.Written Examination
    2.Personal Interview
    3.Medical Examination
    Written Examination: So you should have to given an entrance examination of CDS(combined defence service).This examination is conducting by Union Public Service Commission two times in a every year.The age is 19-25 years
    Syllabus for CDS examination: The following are the syllabus
    1.General Knowledge
    2.General English
    3.Elementary Maths
    Personal Interview: The personal Interview is conducting by Staff Selection Board for shortlisted candidates in Written Examination
    Medical Examination: The medical Examination is conducting by Staff Medical Board for shortlisted candidates in Personal Interview
    Good Luck

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    Re: Procedure to join Territorial Army? Who can apply for it?

    There is not much difference in territorial army procedure if compared to army procedure.You must 10+2 or graduate.After this, you can apply for NDA exam and for CDSE.

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    Re: Procedure to join Territorial Army? Who can apply for it?

    Hi friend.....


    You are eligible to join army.
    You can enter in army by giving various exams.Type of jobs and working of job in army is depend upon type of exam.
    If you crack these exams you will be selected as officer.

    1)CDS ( Combined Defense Services ) examination :-


    If you wanted to go for Defense Services to serve for the Nation as a courageous young aspirant you can go with CDS ( Combined Defense Services ) examination for the entry into 3 wings of the Indian Armed Forces
    1. Indian Army - Dheradun

    Eligibility :


    Educational qualification :


    - for I.M.A & O.T.A : Degree from a recognized university.

    Age Criteria :

    - For IMA-18 to 23 years


    2)TGC(Technical Entry Scheme) :-


    The candidate age should be 20years and 27 years.
    Graduate(Engg.)
    Indian Citizen
    unmarried


    3)SSC(Short service commission) :-

    If you cleared this exam you would be given a certain post for a certain number of years after that you would be required to clear a exam after which your service period would be extended.
    The procedure adopted is more or less same which is in the CDS examination.

    The candidate age should be 19 years and 25 years.
    Graduate
    Indian Citizen
    unmarried



    good luck dear....

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    Re: Procedure to join Territorial Army? Who can apply for it?

    if you want to join as an officer then you must 12th or graduation ,
    after 12 th you can apply for NDA exam and after graduation you can apply for CDS ,
    if you want to apply for GD soldier then after 10th you can apply.
    dates you can find on army site or employment news or recruiting office.
    Joining Procedure: The following are the Joining Procedure
    1.Written Examination
    2.Personal Interview
    3.Medical Examination
    Written Examination: So you should have to given an entrance examination of CDS(combined defence service).This examination is conducting by Union Public Service Commission two times in a every year.The age is 19-25 years
    Syllabus for CDS examination: The following are the syllabus
    1.General Knowledge
    2.General English
    3.Elementary Maths

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    Re: Procedure to join Territorial Army? Who can apply for it?

    CDS ( Combined Defense Services ) examination :-
    If you wanted to go for Defense Services to serve for the Nation as a courageous young aspirant you can go with CDS ( Combined Defense Services ) examination for the entry into 3 wings of the Indian Armed Forces
    1. Indian Army - Dheradun
    Eligibility :
    Educational qualification :
    for I.M.A & O.T.A : Degree from a recognized university.
    Age Criteria :
    For IMA-18 to 23 years

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    Re: Procedure to join Territorial Army? Who can apply for it?

    i am dilip singh ,i am a govt.teacher,i wear glasses, i want to join tArritorial army .... Can i do it ???

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    Re: Procedure to join Territorial Army? Who can apply for it?

    Dear aspirant,

    - After your engineering you can join for officer post in Indian army.

    - For this you have to complete your degree.

    - Then after you have to apply for CDS exam.

    - CDS is Combined Defence Service exam.

    - Cds is conducted by Union Public Service Commission.

    - Age limit for army: 19-25 years.

    Selection process has:

    1. Written Exam.

    2. Medical Test.

    3. Interview.

    UPSC website:

    www,upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Procedure to join Territorial Army? Who can apply for it?

    Dear Candidate,

    Here with i am attaaching one pdf file.

    From where you wil get all information related to Territorial Army.

    Hope this will help you.

    Pranav.
    Attached Files

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    Re: Procedure to join Territorial Army? Who can apply for it?

    Friend, If your age is between 19-24 years, then you may apply for CDS Examination, Required qualification: Degree in any disciplineAge limit: 19-24 yearsMarital Status: UnmarriedNationality: IndianPhysical fitnessIf you have crossed the age of 24 years, then you are eligible for territorial army. In territorial army, graduate candidate are directly commissioned to the rank of Leiutenant. Candidate may be unmarried or married. It is required that candidate either working in any govt./semi-govt./private/NGO and he has to have NOC from concerned department or running any profitable business & regularly filing advance tax returns.WISH YOUR BRIGHT FUTURE

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