Indian Army Dental Corps Short Service Commission Officer 34 Posts

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Indian Army Dental Corps has announced notification for the post of Short Service Commission Officer. Total Vacancies are 34 and the last date to apply is 31-05-2018. (भारतीय सेना ने लघु सेवा आयोग के अधिकारी के पद के लिए अधिसूचना की घोषणा की है। कुल रिक्तियां 34 हैं और आवेदन करने की अंतिम तिथि 31-05-2018 है।)

army_LogoAbout Indian Army - It is the land-based branch and the largest component of the Indian Armed Forces. The President of India is the Supreme Commander of the Indian Army. Its headquarters is in New Delhi and its motto is Service Before Self. (भारतीय सेना भूमि आधारित शाखा है और भारतीय सशस्त्र बलों का सबसे बड़ा घटक है। भारत का राष्ट्रपति भारतीय सेना का सर्वोच्च कमांडर है। इसका मुख्यालय नई दिल्ली में है और इसका आदर्श स्वयं से पहले सेवा है।)

Civilian Dental surgeons on commission in AD Corps will be granted rank of Captain.

Name of the Post Total Vacancies Age Limit Salary Details
Short Service Commissioned Officer 34 Max 45 years Rs 61,300 - Rs 1,93,900/-


Short Service Commission Officer


Rs 61,300 - Rs 1,93,900/-



Age Limit

Max 45 years (Age relaxation as per GOI)

Job Location

All India


Total - 34 Posts

Employment Type


Hiring Organization

Indian Army

Educational Qualification

Candidates must be BDS/MDS (with minimum 55% marks in final year BDS) passed out from a College/University recognized by Dental Council of India (DCI). They should have completed one-year Compulsory Rotatory Internship as mandated by DCI by 31 Mar 2018 & must be in possession of Permanent Dental Registration Certificate of State Dental Council/DCI valid at least up to 31 Dec 2018.

Note: Only those candidates (BDS/MDS) who have appeared in the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test, NEET (MDS)-2018 conducted by National Board of Examinations (NBE), New Delhi, under the aegis of Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, on 07 Jan 2018, at various examination centers of NBE, are eligible to apply. Candidates must submit the copy of Mark-sheet / Scorecard of NEET (MDS)-2018 along with the application.

Selection Process

Candidates are shortlisted for interview on the basis of the marks scored in the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test, NEET (MDS)-2018 conducted by National Board of Examinations (NBE), New Delhi, under the aegis of Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.

A merit list is prepared purely on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in the interview only. Short Service Commissions in AD Corps will be offered/granted to the candidates from the above list strictly in order of merit, subject to their being medically FIT.

All the candidates who are provisionally placed on the merit list will have to undergo a detailed medical examination for ascertaining their medical fitness.

Physical Standards - Height & Weight: The minimum acceptable height with correlated weight for men are 157.5 cms & weight should be 49.5 Kgs. The minimum acceptable height with correlated weight for women is 152 cms & weight of 42 Kgs. 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.

How to apply

Application Fees -  Rs. 200/- (Rupees Two Hundred only)

Modes of Payment - Offline Mode - Demand Draft of any Nationalized Bank in favour of “Director General Armed Forces Medical Services (APF Fund) / DGAFMS (APF Fund)” payable at New Delhi.

How to Apply - 1) Candidates need to Download the Application Form from the Official Website - or from the below given Link.

2) List of self-attested certificates/documents to be submitted by the candidates along with the application form is as under: -

(a) Matriculation (Class X)/ SSLC/ ICSE certificate/ Birth certificate issued by the municipality as a valid certificate of proof of age.

(b) Copy of the NEET (MDS)-2018 Admit Card.

(c) NEET (MDS)-2018 Scorecard.

(d) Final year BDS Mark Sheets (Part I & Part II) *. Candidates should have secured a min of 55% marks in final BDS.

(e) BDS & MDS Provisional Pass Certificate/Degree Certificate.

(f) Compulsory Rotatory Internship completion certificate.

(g) Permanent/Provisional State Dental Council registration certificate.

(h) Nationality Certificate/ valid passport/ voter I-Card issued by Election Commission of India as a Proof of Nationality

(i) Aadhaar Card of the candidate issued by UIDAI, Govt. of India (if available).

(j) In case of any change in name of the candidate after Matriculation (10th Class) necessary notification or any other authority clearly highlighting your change of name.

(k) Authority under which BDS/MDS Dental College/batch (of passed out candidate) is recognized by DCI. A certificate endorsing/certifying the same may be acquired from the college authorities.

(l) No Objection Certificate from the present employer, if any.

(m) 02 (Two) Passport size photographs to be attached along with the application form. 05 (Five) additional, passport size photographs will be required for candidates, who are shortlisted to undergo the medical examination.

(n) Enclose one self-addressed postcard for ‘Acknowledgement’ & one self-addressed envelope of size 23 cms x10 cms along-with Rs 50/- postal stamps, for return correspondence, if any, through speed post. (Applications without envelope & postal stamps of the specified amount will be rejected).

3) Applications complete in all respects, along with Application Processing Fee (APF) should be dispatched through Registered/Speed Post only to: Director General Armed Forces Medical Services (DGAFMS/DENTAL-2), Room No 25, L-Block, Ministry of Defence, New Delhi – 110001

For Detailed Notification click here - Official Notification Cum Application Form

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