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    What are the required educational qualifications to apply for Indian army?

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    what are the certificates required to send army along with application form?





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    topper
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    Re: What are the required educational qualifications to apply for Indian army?

    Hi ,

    To join in Indian Army,you should have either complete 12th class or Graduation Degree.

    NDA Exam Details:

    If you have complete 12th class recently,then you can appear for NDA exam.Through this exam,you can join Indian Army.Actually this exam take three different wings that Indian Air Force wings,Indian Navy wings and Indian Army wings.As you want to join in Indian Army,so here is eligibility criteria for NDA (Indian Army).

    Eligibility criteria for NDA(Indian Army):
    You should have complete 12th class with any stream from a recognized university.
    And your age should be between 16 1/2 to 19 years.

    If you fulfill with this criteria,then you can appear for NDA exam of this year.
    Issuing of application form from 31st Dec 2011 to 30th Jan 2012.
    And exam will held on 15th April 2012.

    CDS Exam Details:
    If you have complete graduation degree,then you can appear fro CDS exam.This exam is also conducted by UPSC.This exam is conducted to take qualified students into different defense service like Indian Air Force,Indian Navy wings and Indian Army.As you are interest in Indian Army,here is the eligibility criteria for CDS(Indian Army).

    Eligibility criteria for CDS(Indian Army) exam:
    You should have complete graduation degree with any stream from recognized university.
    And your age should be between 19 to 24 years.

    If you fulfill with this criteria,then you can appear this year CDS exam.CDS exam is conducted twice in year.First CDS exam notification was closed on 28th Nov 2011.So you can apply for second notification i.e
    Issuing of application form from 2nd June 2012 to 2nd July 2012.
    And exam will held on 16th Sep 2012.

    Selection Procedure:
    Selection Procedure for this two exam is same.First you should clear Written exam.After that their will be SSB interview for 5 day.If you clear SSB interview also.Then you can get offer letter to join Indian Army.

    You can fill the application form online,by clicking on below link between the dates as mentioned in both exam notification.

    http://upsconline.nic.in/mainmenu2.php

    Visit official website for more details.

    http://www.upsc.gov.in
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    navjotsidhupamal
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    Re: What are the required educational qualifications to apply for Indian army?

    hello friend !!..

    ->To join Indian Army ,you have to give the two entrance exams that are:-
    1.CDS(combined defense service)
    2.NDA(national defense academy)

    NDA
    ->NDA stands for national defense academy.
    ->the eligibility criteria for it is that you should have at least 60% marks in your 12th with any stream.
    ->your age should lies between 16.5 to 19 years.
    ->you should be an Indian.
    ->girls are not allowed for NDA.
    ->only unmarried males are eligible for it.

    CDS
    ->CDS stands for combined defense services.
    ->the eligibility criteria for CDS is that you should have at least 60% marks in graduation with any field.
    ->your age should be 19 to 25 years.
    ->both males and females are eligible for it.
    ->it should be after graduation.
    ->there will be the two rounds for it:-
    1.Preliminary test or written test.
    2.main test or an interview.

    thank u!!

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    Re: What are the required educational qualifications to apply for Indian army?

    To Join Indian Army you have to options if you are applying on the basis of Class 12th qualification than through qualifying in NDA examination you are eligible to join Indian Army.

    And if you have completed graduation than Through qualifying in CDS examination you can Join Indian Army.

    Eligibility for NDA:
    for Indian Army:
    class 12 th passed or appearing students can also apply for NDA examination.

    Age : 16 1/2 to 19 years,

    for CDS:
    Graduation completed with any stream from a recognized university.
    Age limit:
    19 years to 24 years.


    UPSC every year two times conducts NDA and CDS examination for the recruitment of candidates.

    Thanks

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    gaurav98
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    Re: What are the required educational qualifications to apply for Indian army?

    Dear friend you can join Indian Army after qualifying the following examination.

    For Class 12th passed candidates : NDA examination.

    Educational qualification:
    class 12th passed from a recognized board in any stream.

    Age limit : 16.5 years to 19 years.

    No age relaxation is provided by government to any cast category.

    Nationality : Citizen of India.

    Marital status : Unmarried.

    No Female are allowed.

    For graduates: CDS examination.

    Education qualification:

    must have Bachelor degree in any stream from a recognized university.

    Age limit for Indian Army :19 years to 24 years.

    Both the examinations NDA and CDS are conducted by Union Public service commission.
    UPSC every year two times conduct the both the examination.

    Selection Procedure:
    The selection procedure for both the examination is same.
    First every candidates have to clear the written examination.
    The written qualified a called for SSB interview and the selection to Indian Army is based on SSB interview .

    Thanks

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