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    How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?

    How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?
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    aashisranjan784
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    Re: How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?

    my dear friend

    there are different ways of joining indian army which but the ways have different criteria,the various ways are as below:

    1.NDA - AGE LIMIT-16.5-19 YEARS
    QUALIFICATIONS: 12 TH STANDARD

    2. CDS - AGE LIMIT -20-23 YEARS
    QUALIFICATIONS: AFTER GRADUATION

    3.TES- AFTER PASSING 12 TH STANDARD OR 1ST YEAR OF B.TECH YOU CAN GIVE FOR OFFICERS RANK

    4.UES- IN THE 3rd year of your b.tech you can give this examination


    5. there are several other examinations whose information is given on the website
    joinindianarmy.nic.in



    so, at age of 22 you can give CDS,UES, AND SEVERAL OTHER EXAMINATIONS.

    BEST OF LUCK FOR YOUR FUTURE

    ASHISH.




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    Re: How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?

    You can join Indian Army at the age of 22 years. To join Indian Army, you need to attend UPSC CDS exam. The age required to attend this exam is 19 years and those over 23 years are not eligible to apply. Graduation is required to attend this exam. You need to take up graduation from a recognized institute. You need to qualify in written exam to join Indian Army. If you get through this exam, you need to attend Physical Test and personal interview also. You can apply for this exam via online by logging in to official site of UPSC.

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    frehman
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    Re: How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?

    Dear Friend,

    In Indian army there are various fields like:

    NDA
    CDS
    TES
    UES

    NDA:
    NDA exam it requires minimum 12th std from a recognized Board.

    Your age should be 16.5 to 19 years.
    as you are not eligible for this field.

    CDS:
    it requires minimum graduation from a recognized university.
    Your age should be 20-23 years.
    You are eligible for this level.

    TES:
    it requires 12th std from a recognized board.
    age should be 20-25 years.
    you are eligible for this level.

    UES:
    it requires 3rd year of graduation.age should be 20-25 years.
    You are age are aslo eligible for this level.

    So better TRY for CDS it will better and easy for you...

    ALL THE BEST!!!

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    kitkat
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    Re: How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?

    hai,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
    dear Indian army is the land based branch and the largest component of the Indian armed forces . the Indian army provides that"Indian army is the land component of the Indian armed forces which uphold the ideals of the constitution of india.
    Indian army preserve
    national interests and safeguards sovereignty,
    territorial integrity,
    and unity of the india .you will get good chance to protect the country from the enemies.

    the army training includes both offence and defence operations,
    Indian army eligibility
    if you are a male candidate than you have to pass 10+2 with
    physics,
    chemistry,
    maths
    and fulfill the eligibility for the grant of permanent commission in the army after 5 years of technical military training with prescribed terms and conditions,
    eligibility
    you should be unmarried and you should be Indian ,your age should be exactly 16 and half or more than that.
    education qualification
    you mus have 10+2 with 70% of aggregate marks in physics,chemistry,and maths,
    physical standards
    your height must be 137 cms with correlated weight,and your chest with minimum expansion of 5 cms,
    eyesight=6/12,6/18.
    you can enter into the Indian army through various procedures:
    nda entry
    month of commencement of course each year is January and July.
    age at the time of joining is: you age must be 16 to 19 years of age .
    education qualification:you mus have 10+2 with 70% of aggregate marks in physics,chemistry,and maths,
    selection procedure:selection is done through NDA exam which was conducted by the UPSC and SSB interview.
    direct entry
    month of commencement of course each year is January and July.
    age at the time of joining is: you age must be 19 to 24 years of age .
    education qualification:you mus have degree of recognized university.
    selection procedure:selection is done through CDSE exam conducted by the UPSC and SSB interview.

    if you are a engineering graduate than,
    month of commencement of course each year is January and July.
    age at the time of joining is: you age must be 20 to 27 years of age .
    education qualification: you must have engineering degree .
    selection procedure:selection is done through SSB interview.
    university entry scheme:
    month of commencement of course each year is July.
    age at the time of joining is: you age must be 19 to 25 years of age if yo are in final year,and 18-24 if yo are in pre final year.
    education qualification: you are eligible if you are in final and pre final year in your engineering degree course.
    selection procedure:selection is through campus interview and SSB interview,
    for the soldiers if you are non matric student than also you are eligible for this exam, your age limit must be 17-23 years.
    for surveyor auto carto eligibility is
    • you must have BA,BSC WITH MATHS and 10+2 with maths and science to eligible.
    • age limit is 20-25.
    for havildar
    • you must have BED/POST GRADUATE TO BE ELIGIBLE.
    • age limit must be 20-25 years of age.
    for JCO
    • you must have graduate from in any discipline with age 27-34 t be eligible.

    all the best

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    Re: How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?

    Hi Guest,
    These are the different categories under Indian Army.
    1. NDA - Age Limit-16.5-19 Years
    Qualifications: 12 TH Standard

    2. CDS - Age Limit -20-23 YEARS
    Qualifications: After Graduation

    3. TES- After Passing 12 Th Standard Or 1st Year Of B.Tech You Can Give For Officers Rank

    4. UES- IN THE 3rd Year Of Your B.Tech You Can Give This Examination

    Apart from these there are many other options, for details keep visting Indian army official website.

    All the Best.

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    vike
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    Re: How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?

    At this age you can join Indian Army through following entry schemes
    as per your academic qualification.

    Combined Defence Services Examination
    The CDS examination is conducted by UPSC for entry in all the wings of Defence Services.
    Academic Qualification required for Indian Army through CDSE is Graduation in any discipline
    from a recognised university.
    Age limit
    Officers Training Academy : 19-25 years
    Indian Military Academy : 19-24 years

    University Entry Scheme
    You can apply for this entry scheme if you are persently in prefinal year of B.E./B.Tech.
    Age limit for this, is : 19-25 years.

    TGC (Engineers)
    You can apply for this entry scheme after B.E./B.Tech. or during final year of the course.
    Age limit : 20-27 years.

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    Re: How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?




    Your age is now 22 years old so you are not eligible for NDA exam which is conduct for Indian Army also.The minimum Qualification for NDA exam is 12th standard.But the age criteria is 16.5 to 19 years old.

    So if you have graduation degree then you are applicable for CDS exam.This exam also conduct for Indian army.

    This exam process will be conduct by SSB.

    For this exam , The maximum age for the candidate is 24 years old.

    The written exam contain the papers of -
    • English
    • Mathematics
    • GK
    So the pattern for CDS exam is given below-





    So for more details you can visit to http://www.upsc.co.in

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    Cool Re: How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?

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    How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?
    thank u
    Hey friend,

    Indian Army is one of the defence force of India



    For joining in this force you need to respected entrance exam as regarding your qualification.

    Being 22 years the exams which you can opt for writing for joining in Indian Army are:


    Exams that Can be Written:

    >> CDS - Combined Defence Service
    >> UES - University Entry Scheme
    >> NCC Special Entry Scheme



    Eligibility for CDS:

    > Candidate must be a citizen of India.

    > Candidate must be a unmarried male candidate

    > Age limit for the CDS Exam is that the candidate must have 19-24 years of age.

    > Education qualification for the CDS Exam is that the candidate must have completed a degree from a recognized university with a fair percentage.

    > Final year candidates can also apply for this exam

    > Candidate should be physically fit according to the physical standard.


    Eligibility for NCC Special Entry Scheme:

    > Candidate should be a citizen of India.

    > Candidate appearing for the exam must be a unmarried/married man.

    > Age limit for the exam is that the candidate must have 19-25 years of age.

    > Education qualification for the exam is that the candidate must have completed a degree from a recognized university with at least 50% aggregate.Even final year candidates can apply for the exam


    Eligibility for UES :

    > Candidate appearing for the exam must be a citizen of India

    > Only unmarried male candidate are eligible for the UES Exam.

    > The age limit for the exam is that the candidate must have 19-25 years of age.

    > The education qualification for the exam is that the candidate must have completed a degree from a recognized university.Even final year candidates can apply for the exam


    If you satisfy the criteria's for the respected exam then you can apply for that exam.

    ALL THE BEST

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    Re: How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?

    Age between19 and 25 yrs as of first day of month in which course is due to commence

    Qualification
    Pre Final year students of Engineering Degree Course

    Marital Status
    Un Married

    Application to be Received byas specified in the notification.
    Likely SSB Date
    Jul/Aug during final year

    Date Commencement of Trg
    Jul at IMA Dehradun


    Soldier (Technical) 10+2/Intermediate exam pass in Science 17 - 23 Yrs
    (Technical Arms, Artillery) with Physics, Chemistry, Maths and English
    (Time being simple pass is accepted)

    Soldier Clerk/ 10+2/Intermediate exam pass in any stream 17 - 23 Yrs

    Store Keeper Technical (Arts, Commerce, Science) with 50% marks
    (All Arms) in aggregate and min 40% in each subject
    (Core subjects).No stipulation of marks for
    higher qualification.

    Soldier Nursing Assistant 10+2/Intermediate exam pass in Science 17 - 23 Yrs
    (Army Medical Corps) with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and
    English with min 50% marks in aggregate
    and min 40% in each subject.

    Sol Tradesmen Non Matric 17 - 23 Yrs




    Points To Note for Non-UPSC Entries. 10th Class Certificate, 12th Class Certificate and latest College

    education documents (final marksheet or previous semester marksheets or degree cert or provisional degree cert) are required to be attached as attested photocopies with most applications as given in the advertisement. The documents are to be attested by a gazetted officer. The photo affixed on the application is to be attested by gazetted Officer.

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    Re: How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?

    Age between19 and 25 yrs as of first day of month in which course is due to commence

    Qualification
    Pre Final year students of Engineering Degree Course

    Marital Status
    Un Married

    Application to be Received byas specified in the notification.
    Likely SSB Date
    Jul/Aug during final year

    Date Commencement of Trg
    Jul at IMA Dehradun


    Soldier (Technical) 10+2/Intermediate exam pass in Science 17 - 23 Yrs
    (Technical Arms, Artillery) with Physics, Chemistry, Maths and English
    (Time being simple pass is accepted)

    Soldier Clerk/ 10+2/Intermediate exam pass in any stream 17 - 23 Yrs

    Store Keeper Technical (Arts, Commerce, Science) with 50% marks
    (All Arms) in aggregate and min 40% in each subject
    (Core subjects).No stipulation of marks for
    higher qualification.

    Soldier Nursing Assistant 10+2/Intermediate exam pass in Science 17 - 23 Yrs
    (Army Medical Corps) with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and
    English with min 50% marks in aggregate
    and min 40% in each subject.

    Sol Tradesmen Non Matric 17 - 23 Yrs




    Points To Note for Non-UPSC Entries. 10th Class Certificate, 12th Class Certificate and latest College

    education documents (final marksheet or previous semester marksheets or degree cert or provisional degree cert) are required to be attached as attested photocopies with most applications as given in the advertisement. The documents are to be attested by a gazetted officer. The photo affixed on the application is to be attested by gazetted Officer.

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    Re: How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?

    Your age is now 22 years old so you are not eligible for NDA exam which is conduct for Indian Army also.The minimum Qualification for NDA exam is 12th standard.But the age criteria is 16.5 to 19 years old.

    Being 22 years the exams which you can opt for writing for joining in Indian Army are:


    Exams that Can be Written:

    >> CDS - Combined Defence Service
    >> UES - University Entry Scheme
    >> NCC Special Entry Scheme


    Eligibility for CDS:

    > Candidate must be a citizen of India.

    > Candidate must be a unmarried male candidate

    > Age limit for the CDS Exam is that the candidate must have 19-24 years of age.

    > Education qualification for the CDS Exam is that the candidate must have completed a degree from a recognized university with a fair percentage.

    > Final year candidates can also apply for this exam

    > Candidate should be physically fit according to the physical standard.


    Eligibility for NCC Special Entry Scheme:

    > Candidate should be a citizen of India.

    > Candidate appearing for the exam must be a unmarried/married man.

    > Age limit for the exam is that the candidate must have 19-25 years of age.

    > Education qualification for the exam is that the candidate must have completed a degree from a recognized university with at least 50% aggregate.Even final year candidates can apply for the exam


    Eligibility for UES :

    > Candidate appearing for the exam must be a citizen of India

    > Only unmarried male candidate are eligible for the UES Exam.

    > The age limit for the exam is that the candidate must have 19-25 years of age.

    > The education qualification for the exam is that the candidate must have completed a degree from a recognized university.Even final year candidates can apply for the exam


    If you satisfy the criteria's for the respected exam then you can apply for that exam.

    ALL THE BEST DEAR

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    madhurimadhu
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    Re: How can I join Indian Army at the age of 22 years?

    Hi....
    Dear
    Your age is now 22 years old so you are not eligible for NDA exam which is conduct for Indian Army also.The minimum Qualification for NDA exam is 12th standard.But the age criteria is 16.5 to 19 years old.

    Being 22 years the exams which you can opt for writing for joining in Indian Army are:


    **Exams that Can be Written:

    >> CDS - Combined Defence Service
    >> UES - University Entry Scheme
    >> NCC Special Entry Scheme


    **Eligibility for CDS:

    > Candidate must be a citizen of India.

    > Candidate must be a unmarried male candidate

    > Age limit for the CDS Exam is that the candidate must have 19-24 years of age.

    > Education qualification for the CDS Exam is that the candidate must have completed a degree from a recognized university with a fair percentage.

    > Final year candidates can also apply for this exam

    > Candidate should be physically fit according to the physical standard.


    **Eligibility for NCC Special Entry Scheme:

    > Candidate should be a citizen of India.

    > Candidate appearing for the exam must be a unmarried/married man.

    > Age limit for the exam is that the candidate must have 19-25 years of age.

    > Education qualification for the exam is that the candidate must have completed a degree from a recognized university with at least 50% aggregate.Even final year candidates can apply for the exam


    **Eligibility for UES :

    > Candidate appearing for the exam must be a citizen of India

    > Only unmarried male candidate are eligible for the UES Exam.

    > The age limit for the exam is that the candidate must have 19-25 years of age.

    > The education qualification for the exam is that the candidate must have completed a degree from a recognized university.Even final year candidates can apply for the exam


    If you satisfy the criteria's for the respected exam then you can apply for that exam.

    ALL THE BEST DEAR

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