Applications are invited from unmarried Male and 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 Oct 2019 at the Officers Training Academy (OTA) in Chennai.
A candidate should be a citizen of India or a citizen of the countries specified in the official notification.
- 20-27 years
- Max 35 years for Widows of Defence Personnel.
Candidates who have passed or are in the final year of Engineering Degree Course.
Selected candidates will undergo training at Officers Training Academy (OTA) in Chennai for 49 weeks.
All candidates who successfully complete the training will be awarded “Post Graduate Diploma in Defence Management and Strategic Studies” by University of Madras.
A Stipend of Rs. 56,100 per month will be paid to the cadets during the training.
How to apply
Apply online at this page.
Click on Officers Entry Apply/Login and then click on Registration.
The last date to apply is February 21, 12:00 PM.
For all queries, use the Feedback/Queries option available on the official website. Queries received up to 3 days prior to closing date of recruitment will only be replied to.
For full details, view the official notification given here.