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The Indian Army is looking for a few good men and women. For the best and the brightest amongst them. Men/women with intellect, idealism and courage. Men/Women who can lead and inspire others. Think about it, Itâ€™s a challenge thatâ€™ll change your life forever. And that`s a soldierâ€™s word.
(a) Nationality: A candidate must either be : (i) A citizen of India, or (ii) A subject of Bhutan, or (iii) A subject of Nepal, or (iv) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st of January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or (v) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka and East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India. Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) and (v) above shall be a person in whose favour acertificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India. Certificate of eligibilitywill, however, not be necessary in the case of candidates who are Gorkha subjects of Nepal.
(b) AGE LIMIT: 19 to 25 years (not born earlier than 02 Jan 85 and not later than 01 Jan, 91.
c) The criteria of NCC â€˜Câ€™ Certificate holders to appear directly for SSB for Short Service curse (Non Technical) at Officers Training Academy, Chennai:
(i) Educational Qualification: Degree of a recognised University or equivalent with aggregate of minimum 50% marks taking into account marks of all the years.
ii) Service In NCC : Should have served for minimum two academic years in the senior Division/Wing of N.C.C.
(iii) Grading: Should have obtained minimum of B Grade in C Certificate Exam of NCC.
The Indian Army Jobs METHOD OF SELECTION: (at) All applications as per format given are to be forwarded to Rtg. Directorate (NCC Entry) rough HQ DG NCC. The NCC Units/Gp HQs will forward the applications to State Directorates who in turn will forward the same to HQ DG NCC.
(b) Thorough screening/Shortlisting of applications based on qualifications of the candidates will be carried out by the NCC Directorates and HQ DG NCC.
(c) Candidates not in receipt of call letter from any of the Selection Centres for SSB interview should presume that either their applications have been received after due date or have been found ineligible or rejected during short- listing. No correspondence in this regard will be entertained.
Candidates after shortlisting will be detailed for SSB interview by Additional Directorate General of Recruiting. The decision of Headquarter DG NCC and Addl. Dte Gen Rtg in Army HQ, in the matter of Short listing and forwarding of applications to SSBs will be final
(d) On arrival at the Selection Centre the candidates will be administered stage-l of the two stage testing procedure. Candidates failing in stage-l will be Sent back on the same day and those who qualify will be detained to undergo Group Tests. Psychological Tests and Interview which will extend for a duration of 5 days.
(e) Candidates recommended by SSBs will be required to go through Medical Exam. Candidates who are found medically fit will be placed in order of merit as per the marks obtained in SSB interview amongst the recommended candidates. Boarding and lodging during interviews at SSBs are free.
Recommendation by SSB confers no right of admission to the Officers Training Academy. The final selection will be made as per the order of merit subject to medical fitness and suitability in all other respects and number of vacancies available.
(a) Apply on plain paper as per the format given in the advertisement, duly typed. (b) Applications should be posted to the nearest C, NCC Unit from where NCC â€˜ certificate has been issued. (c) Applications of Candidates serving in the Armed Forces duly counter-signed by Commanding Officer should be sent to the OC, NCC Unit from where NCC` â€˜Câ€™ certificate has been issued and advance copy be sent direct to DG NCC West Block- IV, RK Puram, New Delhi-11 0066. (d) All NCC Units will forward the applications to DDG, NCC of the concerned State, (e) Additional Directorate General of Recruiting (Rtg. 6), Integrated Headquarters of Ministry of Defence (Army), reserves the right to shortlist applications on the basis of grade obtained by the candidates in NCC â€˜Câ€™ certificate examination/percentage of marks in degree examinations. (f) DDG, NCC, States will process all applications and forward them to Dte Gen NCC. Special emphasis will be laid on the following points:
(I) Check date of birth from class X Certificate, (ii) Check Degree/Provisional degree is from a University recognised by AIU. (iii) Check marks sheets o all years and ensure that candidate has minimum 50% marks in the aggregate for all three years (iv) Check NCC Câ€™ Certificate with minimum â€˜Bâ€™ Grading.
i) Last date for receipt of application at NCC Bn/Gp HQ: 10 Aug. 2010
ii) Last date for receipt of application at Rtg Dte from Dte Gen NCC: 01 Oct 2010.
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