Applications are invited from Male Married/Unmarried Engineering Graduates from recognized University including temporary Central/State Govt. servants, serving personnel of the regular Army and Territorial Army (including officers of Territorial Army) and serving personnel of Navy and Air Force for grant of permanent commission in the Indian Army.
Total No of posts in INDIAN ARMY 117THTECHNICAL GRADUATE COURSE (TGC-117) (JUL 2013): 84
1. Civil – 19 vacancies
2. Electrical – 11 vacancies
3. Mechanical – 07 vacancies
4. Production – 02 vacancies
5. Electronics – 08 vacancies
6. Communication/Telecommunication – 06 vacancies
9. Architecture/Building Constar Technology – 03 vacancies
10. Computer Science & Engg/ Computer Science/M.Sc. (Computer) – 02 vacancies
11. Bio – Tech/Food Tech / Bio – Medical Engg / Chemical Engg: 02 vacancies
(I) For Engineering Graduates -20 to 27 yrs. (Born between 02 Jul 86 and 01 Jul 93).
(ii) For AEC – 23 to 27 yrs. (Born between 02 Jul 86 and 01 Jul 90).
(iii) For Military Farms – 20 to 27 yrs. (Born not earlier than 02 Jul 86 and not after
01 Jul 93).
(I) For Engineers. Candidates studying in the Final Year of Engineering Degree and who are qualified graduates of the Degree Course in Engineering will be eligible to apply.
(ii) For Army Education Corps. MA/M.Sc. Degree in 1st or 2nd division from a university recognized by AIU in English/Economics/History/Music/ Geography/ Political Science / Physics & Math.
(iii) For Military Farm. A degree in dairying or a degree in Agriculture from a recognized university with dairying as one of the subjects or an equivalent foreign
qualification in Agriculture.
(I) Height & Weight: The minimum acceptable height and weight for men is 157.5
cms with correlated weight. 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 2cms.
(ii) Visual Standards: The minimum acceptable visual acuity are: Distant vision
(corrected) better eye 6/6, worse 6/18, Myopia of not more than minus 3.5 including Astigmation. Candidates who have undergone or have evidence for having undergone Radial Karatotomy to improve the visual acuity will be permanently rejected. Candidates who have undergone Lasik Surgery for Correction of reflective error are NOT acceptable.
Method of Selection:
(a) Shortlisting of Applications and SSB Interviews: This will be done on the basis of the percentage.
(b) Two Stage Selection Procedure:
Two stage selection procedure based on Psychological Aptitude Test is held at Selection Centers. All the candidates will face stage one test on first day of reporting at Selection Centers. The candidates who qualify in stage one will be admitted to the second stage/remaining tests. Those who fail to pass stage one will be returned on the same date.
After submitting online application, candidates are required to obtain two copies of the application printout. One copy of the print out application duly signed and affixed photograph attested by Gazzetted Officer there on and attested copies of 10th Class Certificate, 12th Class certificate along with Degree/Provisional Degree of B.E/B.Tech or mark sheets of eight semesters of B. E/B.Tech are to be sent by Regd Post to “Directorate General of Recruiting (Rtg-6), TGC, Section, West Block-III, R.K. Puram, New Delhi-110066″. The last date of receipt of such printouts of online applications is 31 Dec 2012 while forwarding these applications the words ”Online application for TGC – 117 and the Roll No must be written boldly outside the envelope. The second copy of the printout of online applicationform and all the above certificates in original along with two attested photocopies are to be carried to the selection Centre by the candidate. Original will be returned after verification by the selection centers.
Note: Candidates must submit· only one application. Receipt of multiple applications from the same candidate will result in cancellation of candidature.
(a) Matriculation Certificate issued by the Board concerned (CBSE/State Boards/
(CSCE) in which date of birth is reflected and no subsequent request for change
in Date of Birth will be considered or granted. (Admit Card/ Mark sheet/ Transfer/
Leaving Certificate etc. are not acceptable) (b) Either the original Degree certificate
for BE/B Tech or independent mark sheet of all years/semesters/parts of Engineering Degree for those candidates who have already passed. (c) For those who are in final year/semester/certificate from the principal/Head of the Institution stating that the candidate is in final year and final exams will be over before 01 Jul 2013 (for TGC Engineering candidates).
Note: Application must be sent in the format given in Army Website
Opening and Last Date: REGISTRATION FOR ONLINE APPLICATION WILL OPEN ON 15 Nov 2012 AND WILL CLOSE ON 14 DEC 2012.
Official Site: www.joinindianarmy.nic.in
Apply Online: www.joinindianarmy.nic.in