Indian Army 49th Men-20th Women-SSC-Tech Oct 2017-Defence Recruitment 2017

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Indian Army 49th Men-20th Women-SSC-Tech Oct 2017-Defence Recruitment 2017

Indian Army invites online application from eligible and interested candidates for the course at the Officer Training Camp, Chennai  :-

Department: SSC Indian Army

Mode of Application: Online

Recruitment type: Tentative

Nationality: (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


Age Limit for Defence Recruitment 2017

 :    (i) SSC(T)-49 Men and SSC(T)-20 Women:- 20 to 27 years as on 01 Oct 2017 (Candidates born between 02 Oct 90 and 01 Oct 97) (both dates inclusive).(ii) SSCW(Non Tech)(Non UPSC)- For Widows of Defence Personnel only (with four years age relaxation). 19 to 29 years (Candidates born between 02 Jul 88 and 01 Jul 98) (both dates inclusive).


Qualification /Eligibility Defence Recruitment 2017 :  

  Engineering Degree course or are in the final year of Engineering.


Job Title :  Married/unmarried MALE and unmarried FEMALE Widows of Defence Arms/Services


Eligibility  for SSC(T)-49 Men and SSC(T)-20 Women  Defence Recruitment 2017  :

 1.Note that the minimum educational qualification for induction into SSC(T)-49 Men and SSC(T)-20 Women is BE/B.Tech degree in the Engineering stream notified below.

Candidates studying in final year of engineering must complete all the formalities including written, practicals,projects, backlogs, viva voce, etc, for award of qualifying BE/B.Tech degree before 01 Oct 2017.

  1. These vacancies are tentative and may be changed depending on availability of training slots.
  2.  In case the engineering stream of the candidate is not listed above and candidates desire to claim equivalence, they may produce equivalence certificate of the concerned universities signed by Registrar/ Vice Chancellor/Dean/Controller of Examination of the university.


 Defence Recruitment 2017 Vacancies : 


  1. For SSC(T)-49 Men & SSC(T)-20 Women:-

Civil  – 42-  (SSC(T-49 Men) 05 – SSC(T)-20 Women

Mechanical 12 04

Electrical/Electronics 18 04

Aeronautical/Aviation 13

Computer Sc. 27 4

Electronics/telecomm 26 03

Opto/mircro Electronics 13

Industrial 02

Automobile 02

Metallurgical 03

Elec/Enstrumental 03

Architecture 04

Chemical Engg. 02

Production Engg. 02

Remote Sensing 02

Transportation Engg. 02

Laser Tech 02


  1. For Widows of Defence Personnel  – SSCW (Non-Tech-20)

Nos. of Vacancy – 01


Pay Scale/Remuneration: As per Govt. norms



Important dates:


Download Defence Recruitment 2017 Notification

HOW TO APPLY Defence Recruitment 2017 :

(a) Applications will only be accepted online on website as mention above.

Click on ‘Officers Entry Apply/Login’ and then click ‘Registration’. Fill the online registration form after reading the instructions carefully. After getting registered, click on ‘Apply Online’. A page ‘Officers Selection – Eligibility’ will open. Then click ‘Apply’ shown against Technical Graduate Course. A page ‘Application Form’ will open. Read the instructions carefully and click ‘Continue’ to fill details as required under various segments. Personal information, Communication details, Education details and details of previous SSB. ‘Save & Continue’ each time before you go to the next segment. After filling details on the last segment, you will move to a page ‘Summary of your information’ wherein you can check and edit the entries already made. Then click on ‘Submit now’ only after carefully ascertaining that the correct details have been filled in. After submitting, click on “PDF” and take two copies of the application form having Roll No and other details generated by the system.

NOTE: Details once submitted will NOT be changed under any circumstances and NO representation in this regard shall be entertained.

(b) Documents to be carried to the Selection Centre by the candidate:-

(i) One copy of the Print out of application duly signed and affixed with self attested photograph

(ii) Self attested copy of Matriculation or equivalent certificate issued by the Board concerned (CBSE/State Boards/ICSCE) in which date of birth is reflected for proof of date of birth (Admit card/Marksheet/Transfer/Leaving Certificate etc. are not acceptable for proof of date of birth).

(iii) Self attested copy of 12th Class Certificate & Marksheet.

(iv) Self attested copy of Engineering Degree/Provisional Degree

(v) Self attested copy of Mark sheets of all Semesters. Revised mark sheets issued by a Board/ University after last date of receipt/application will not be accepted for this course. However, the same may be accepted for the subsequent course.

(vi) Certificate from the Principal/Head of the Institution stating that the candidate is in final year and all exams in respect of the candidate will be over by 01 Oct 2017 (for final year appearing candidates).

(vii) Equivalence certificate of the concerned university to claim equivalence of Engineering degree.

(viii) All certificates in original. Originals will be returned after verification at the Service Selection Board itself.

(c) Any candidate who does not carry these entire documents for the SSB interview, his candidature will be cancelled.

(d) The second copy of the printout of online application is to be retained by the candidate for his reference. No need to send any hard copy to DG Recruiting.

(e) Candidates must submit only one online application. Receipt of multiple applications from the same candidate will result in cancellation of candidature, and no representation will be entertained in this regard.


Address  details : Rtg-A(WE) section, Integrated HQ of Ministry of Defence (Army), AG’s Branch, DG Recruiting / West Block-III, R K Puram, New Delhi- 110066

  1. SELECTION PROCEDURE: The selection procedure is as follows:-

(a) Short listing of Applications. Integrated HQ of MoD(Army) reserves the right to shortlist applications and to fix cutoff percentage of marks for each engineering discipline without assigning any reason.

(b) Only shortlisted eligible candidates depending on the cutoff percentage will be interviewed at Selection Centres, Allahabad (UP), Bhopal (MP), Bangalore (Karnataka) and Kapurthala (Punjab) by Psychologist, Group Testing Officer and Interviewing Officer.

Call Up letter for SSB interview will be issued only through candidate’s registered e-mail id and through SMS.

Candidates will not be interviewed locally. Allotment of Selection Centre is at the discretion of Dte Gen of Rtg, IHQ MoD (Army) and NO request for changes are entertained in this regard.

(c) Shortlisted candidates will have to log in on the website using their username and password and select the SSB dates as available on the website.

(d) Interviews will be held from Apr/May 2017 onwards.

(e) Candidates will put through two stage selection procedure. Those who clear Stage I will go to Stage II.

Those who fail in Stage I will be returned on the same day. Duration of SSB interviews is five days excluding day of arrival and details of the same are available at official website of Rtg Dte

  1. PHYSICAL STANDARD for Defence Recruitment 2017 :

(a) Height & Weight: The minimum acceptable height and weight for men is 157.5 cms with correlated weight and for women candidate is 152 cm and 42kg. In case of candidates belonging to the North East and hilly areas like Gorkhas, Nepalese, Assamese and Garhwalis, the height will be relaxed by 5 cms and weight commensurate with reduced height. In case of candidates from Lakshadweep, the minimum acceptable height can be reduced by 2 cms.

(b) Visual Standards; Distance Vision (corrected): Better Eye-6/6; Worse Eye-6/18. “Myopia should not be more than -3.5D including astigmation and hypermetropia not more than +3.5D including astigmation”. Internal examination of the eye will be done my means of opthalmoscope to rule out any disease of the eye. A candidate must have good binocular vision. The colour vision standard will be CP-III (Defective safe). A candidate should be able to recognize red and green colours. Candidates who have undergone or have evidence for having undergone Radial Karatotomy to improve the visual acuity will be permanently rejected. In order to detect PRK/LASIK all the candidates at SMB will be subjected to the measurement of Axial length by A-Scan biometer. Candidates who have undergone LASER Surgery for correction of refractive error will be considered for commission in Army if they fulfill following criteria :- (i) Age more than 20 years. (ii) Uncomplicated stable LASIK/Excimer (PRK) laser procedure done for Myopia or Hypermetropia, with stable refraction for a period of six months after the procedure. (iii) A healthy retina. (iv) Corrected vision should be 6/6 in better eye and 6/9 in worse eye, with maximum residual refraction of + 1.50 in any meridian for myopia or hypermetropia. (v) Axial length within permissible limits.

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(d) To pass fit, a candidate must be in good physical and mental health free from any disability.

(e) Prospective candidates are advised to exercise and keep themselves physically fit, in order to avoid any injury due to the rigorous physical training at Officers’ Training Academy.

In order to be able to adjust to the regime at Training Academy the candidates are advised to achieve following standards before joining the OTA, if finally selected:- (a) Running 2.4Km in 15 minutes (b) Push ups – 13 Nos (c) Sit ups – 25 Nos (d) Chin ups – 6 Nos (e) Rope climbing – 3-4 metres.

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