New Delhi: The Indian Army invites applications from gainfully employed young men for an opportunity of donning the uniform and serving the nation as Territorial Army Officers. These posts are primarily based on the concept of enabling motivated young men to serve in a military environment without sacrificing their primary professions. Here one can serve the nation in two capacities – as a civilian and as a soldier.
Nationality: Only male Indian citizen
Age Limit: 18 to 42 years on the date of application
Educational Qualification: Graduate from a recognized university
Physical Standards: The Candidate must be physically and mentally fit in all respects.
As per the job announcement by the Indian army, Serving member of the Regular Army/ Navy/ Air Force/ Police/ GREF/ Para Military and like forces are not eligible.
Important Dates: Completed applications should reach by 30 June 2016 (Thursday) at respective Territorial Army Headquarters. Date of Written Examination is 31 July 2016 (Sunday).
How to apply: Interested civil candidates can obtain Application Form from Employment News or download from www.indianarmy.nic.in and send the completed application forms to the respective Territorial Army Headquarters as per the choice of examination centres.
Selection Procedure: Stage 1- Candidates whose applications are found correct will be called for written test and followed by interview if passed in written examination (By Preliminary Interview Board).
Stage 2- Successful candidates will further undergo tests at a Service Selection Board (SSB) and Medical Board for final selection.
For more details on the Job advertisement, desirous candidates should visit the Indian Army’s portal www.indianarmy.nic.in .
The link for the job advertisement is given below: http://www.indianarmy.nic.in/writereaddata/documents/TAadvt250516.pdf