Applications are invited from unmarried Male and unmarried Female Engineering Graduates and also from Widows of Defence Personnel for grant of Short Service Commission (SSC) in the Indian Army in all Arms / Services. Course will commence in Apr 2019 at Officers Training Academy (OTA), Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
Name of Exam: 52nd Short Service Commission (Tech) Men Course (April 2019) & 23rd Short Service Commission (Tech) Women Course (April 2019)
Name of Organization: Indian Army
Post Name: On successful completion of Pre Commission training at OTA, officer will be confirmed Short Service Commission (Technical) in the rank of Lieutenant.
Salary / Pay Scale: Basic Pay Rs. 56,100-1,77,500/- Plus Other Allowances.
Total Vacancy: Candidates must note that only the Engineering streams and their acceptable equivalent streams, strictly as notified in the table below, will be accepted. Candidates with degrees in any other engineering stream(s) are not eligible to apply. Variation between the nomenclature of Engineering stream as given on the degree parchment / marksheet and that submitted by the candidate in his online application will result in cancellation of candidature.
Educational Qualification for SSC (Tech) (Men and Women) in Indian Army 2018-19: Candidates who have passed the requisite Engineering Degree course or are in the final year of Engineering Degree course are eligible to apply. Candidates studying in the final year of Engineering degree course should be able to submit proof of passing by 01 Apr 2019 and produce the Engineering Degree Certificate within 12 weeks from the date of commencement of training at Officers Training Academy (OTA), Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Such candidates will be inducted on Additional Bond Basis for recovery of the cost of training at Officers Training Academy (OTA) as notified from time to time as well as stipend and pay & allowances paid.
Age Limit for Indian Army SSC Technical Entry for Officers 2018-19:
- For SSC (T)-52 Men and SSCW(T) 23 Women. 20 to 27 years as on 01 Apr 2019 (Candidates born between 02 Apr 92 and 01 Apr 99, both days inclusive).
- For widows of Defence Personnel who Died In Harness Only. SSCW (Non Tech) [Non UPSC] and SSCW (Tech) – A maximum of 35 years of age as on 01 Apr 2019,
Selection Process: SSB Interview With Physical & Medical Exams of Shortlisted Candidates.
Last Date of Online Application: 09.08.2018