Territorial Army Officer Recruitment 2019: Territorial Army is going to train up some gainfully employed able-bodied young male candidates to serve in a military environment without sacrificing their preliminary profession. Selected candidates will have to undergo basic training for a period of 1 month in the 1st year followed by an annual training camp for a period of 2 months in every year and post-commissioning training for a period of 3 months within the first 2 years at IMA, Dehradun.
Eligibility criteria for joining the Territorial Army as an Officer
Required qualification: Graduates in any discipline of any recognized University are eligible to apply.
Age Limit: Age should be between 18 and 42 years as on 25.06.2019.
Details about Territorial Army Recruitment 2019
Mode of Selection: Selection will be made on the basis of a written exam followed by Interviews to be conducted by the Preliminary Interview Board at Zone wise Territorial Army Group Headquarters.
Date of Written Test: 28th July 2019
Exam Centres: Kolkata, Siliguri, Patna, Guwahati, Shimla, Chandigarh, Jalandhar, Hisar, Lucknow, Dimapur, Jaipur, Pune, Bangaluru, Hyderabad, Nagpur, Udhampur, Srinagar.
Written Test Details: The test will comprise of 2 papers, 'Paper-I' and 'Paper-II'.
Paper-I will consist of questions based on-
- Reasoning- 50 marks
- Elementary Mathematics - 50 marks
Paper-II will consist of questions based on
- General Knowledge - 50 marks
- English Language - 50 marks
Each paper will be of 2 hours duration. Candidates should have to secure at least 50% marks in aggregate & 40% marks in each part to qualify in the written exam. Shortlisted candidates will be called for Interview.
Pay Scales with 7th CPC: Selected candidates will be absorbed as 'Lieutenant' in the Pay Scale of Rs. 56,100/- - 1,11,500/- & Military Service Pay of Rs. 15,500/-. Candidates may be promoted later on provisionally.
Required documents: At the time of screening by Preliminary Interview Board, candidates will have to submit the following documents in original along with self-attested photostat copy-
- All mark sheets & certificates in support of educational qualification, date of birth,
- Recent Physical Fitness Certificate issued by any Registered MBBS Doctor,
- Service Certificate authenticated by the Head office,
- Photo identity proof viz. Voter ID/ PAN Card / Passport / Driving Licence,
- Domicile / Residential proof,
- Latest income proof from the appropriate authority like Income Tax revenue Department / Magistrate / Employer.
How to Apply Territorial Army Recruitment 2019
Candidates will have to apply online through this website www.jointerritorialarmy.in within 25.06.2019. candidates are required to have a valid personal email ID, which should be kept active during this recruitment process. At first, candidates will have to visit the website & click on the 'Officers' menu button. Thereafter, candidates will have to click on the 'Apply Online' link & open the appropriate online application form to fill in all the required fields. Afterward, candidates will have to upload the photograph & signature in a specific digital format. After that, candidates will have to pay Rs. 200/- as application fee. thereafter, candidates will have to verify the data, what he put in the application form. After verification application should be submitted by clicking the 'Submit' button. Thereafter, candidates should take a printout of the system generated application form, which must be retained for future purposes.
The last date for the submission of the online application is 25th June 2019.