3 Best ways to join Indian Army after 12th

If you are a 12th pass or appearing student and you like the defense sector then maybe the chances are that you’d like the Indian Army most.

Even, Some students have been decided very earlier that after the 10th or 12th I will join the Indian Army.

Are you one of them who decided very earlier?

Well, To join the Indian Army as an officer or as any rank and serve your life for your country is a very proud and responsible job. Isn’t it?

So, If you want this opportunity and want to join the Indian Army after the 12th then be with me till the end.

Because here, I am gonna share with you the best 3 ways to join the Indian Army after the 12th along with their Eligibility, Training, and others.

So, Are you ready?

1. NDA Entry : 

Maybe, You have heard about NDA (National Defence Academy) before. But, Do you know NDA is a Tri-force Academy?

It means, After qualifying for NDA you can join the Indian Army, Navy, and Air force as an officer.

NDA Exam is conducted by UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) twice a year. This Exam is taken in two-phase – One is a written Exam (Online Exam) and another one is SSB Interview.

Eligibility :

The first eligibility is Only Unmarried Male candidate can apply for this Officer rank entry.

The Age limit of Students for applying form should be 16.5 years to 18.5 years.

And If you are 12th Pass student with PCM stream (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) or 12th appearing student with PCM then only you can apply.

Training :

After qualifying NDA, Students are trained in the Academy for three years culminating in graduation with B.A or B.Sc or B.Cs (Computer Science) degree of Jawaharlal Nehru University. And one more year training at Military Academy.

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2. (10+2) Technical Entry Scheme :

This is a Technical Entry and through this entry Indian Army gives an opportunity to those students who want to studying engineering and want to join Indian Army as an Engineer.

There is no written exam for this entry, Candidates will select on the basis of merit list and through SSB interview.

The notifications for this entry comes twice (May-Jun & Oct-Nov) in a year.

Eligibility :

Only Unmarried Male candidate can apply for this entry.

Student’s should passed 12th with at least 70% marks through PCM (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics) stream with a valuable board.

The Age limit of candidates for applying form should be in 16.5 to 19.5 years.

Training period : 

As I said, If you join Indian Army through this entry then first 4 years you will complete your Engineering ( B.tech) under a valuable college. And after 4 years B.tech, one more year additional training at military academy.

3. Soldier Entry Scheme :

This is the last but not least ways in my list. Through this entry, Every year Indian Army organize rallies at different different places in India.

Well this is basically a matric level entry but Intermediate student can also apply for this entry.

Through this entry students can also in join Soldier General Duty, Soldier Clark and other posts.

In this entry student are selected after passing Written exam, Medical test and Physical test.

Eligibility : 

Only Man candidate who have minimum qualification 10th pass with at least 45% marks and in each subject at least 33% marks is required.

The Age limit of candidate for applying form should be 17.5 years to 21 years.

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Conclusion : 

So here, I have explained 3 best ways to join Indian Army as an officer and other ranks after 12th. So if you are interested in Indian Army then find a best way through which you can pursue your career.

If you have any query left then you can ask me in comment section or either through ‘contact us‘ page.

And if you want to get notified related this vacancies in Indian Army then you can visit official website of Indian Army. 

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