Indian Army SSC Tech (Men) & SSC Tech (Women) Course Apr 2019 191 Posts

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Indian Army has announced notification for the post of SSC Tech (Men) & SSC Tech (Women) Course Apr 2019. The total number of vacancies are 191 and the Last date to apply is 09-08-2018. (भारतीय सेना ने एसएससी टेक (पुरुष) और एसएससी टेक (महिला) पाठ्यक्रम अप्रैल 201 9 के पद के लिए अधिसूचना की घोषणा की है। रिक्तियों की कुल संख्या 1 9 1 है और आवेदन करने की अंतिम तिथि 09-08-2018 है।)

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Engineering Streams Vacancy Vacancy
For SSC ITI-52 and SSCW ITI-23 Men Women
Civil 48 04
Mechanical 16 03
Electrical/ Electrical & Electronics 22 02
Aeronautical/ Aviation/ Ballistics/ Avionics 12 Nil
Computer Sc & Engineering/ Computer Technology/ Information Tech/ M Sc Computer Sc 31 03
Electronics & Telecom/ Telecommunication/ Electronics & Communication/ Satellite Communication 28 02
Electronics / Opto Electronics/ Fibre Optics/ Micro Electronics & Microwave 11 Nil
Production Engineering 03 Nil
Architecture/ Building Construction Technology 04 Nil
Sub Total 174 14
Total 189  
For Widows of Defence Personnel only Vacancy  
SSC(W) (Non Tech) (Non UPSC) 01  
SSC (W) (Tech) 01  
Total 02  
Grand Total 191  


(a) Selected candidates will be detailed for training at Officers' Training Academy, Chennai according to their position in the final order of merit, engineering stream-wise upto the number of vacancies available at the time.

(b) Duration of Training- 49 weeks.

Tenure of Engagement - Short Service Commission to Officers (Male and Female) in the regular Army will be granted for 14 years i.e. for an initial period of 10 years extendable by a further period of 04 years.

Salary Details -

Rank Level Pay in Rs.
Lieutenant Level 10 56,100-1,77,500
Captain Level 10B 61 ,300-1 ,93,900
Major Level 11 69,400-2 07,200
Lieutenant Colonel Level 12A 1,21,200-2 12,400
Colonel Level 13 1,30,600-2 15,900
Brigadier Level 13A 1,39,600-2, 17,600
Major General Level 14 1,44,200-2 18,200
Lieutenant General HAG Scale Level 15 1,82 200-2,24 100
Lieutenant General HAG +Scale Level 16 2,05,400-2,24,400
VCOAS/Army Cdr/Lieutenant General (NFSG) Level 17 2,25,000/-(fixed)
COAS Level 18 2,50,000/-(fixed)

Military Service Pay MSP - MSP to the Officers from the rank of Lt to Brig Rs. 15,500/- p.m fixed.

Fixed Stipend for Cadet Training - 

Stipend to Gentlemen or Lady Cadets during the entire duration of training in Service academy i.e. during training period at OTA - Rs 56, 100/-p.m: (Starting pay in Level 10)


SSC Tech (Men) & SSC Tech (Women) Course


Rs. 56,100 Per month



Age Limit

20-27 years (Age Relaxation as per GOI)

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Total - 191 Posts

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Indian Army

Educational Qualification

Engineering Streams Equivalent Stream (AICTE appd)
For SSC ITI-52 and SSCW ITI-23  
Civil Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering (Structural
Mechanical Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical (Mechatronics) Engineering, Mechanical & Automation Engineering
Electrical/ Electrical & Electronics Electrical Engineering , Electrical Engineering (Electronics & Power), Power System Engineering , Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Aeronautical/ Aviation/ Ballistics/ Avionics Aeronautical Engineering
Computer Sc & Engineering/ Computer Technology/ Information Tech/ M Sc Computer Sc Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Science Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Information Science & Engineering.
Electronics & Telecom/ Telecommunication/ Electronics & Communication/ Satellite Communication Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering , Telecommunication Engineering , Electronics & Communication Engineering , Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering
Electronics / Opto Electronics/ Fibre Optics/ Micro Electronics & Microwave Power Electronics & Drives
Production Engineering -
Architecture/ Building Construction Technology Architecture Engineering

Selection Process

The selection procedure is as follows:-

(a) Shortlisting of Applications- Integrated HQ of MoD(Army) reserves the right to shortlist applications and to fix the cutoff percentage of marks for each Engineering discipline/stream without assigning any reason. After shortlisting of applications, the centre allotment will be intimated to the candidate via their email. After allotment of Selection Centre, candidates will have to log in to the website and select their SSB dates which are available on a first come first served basis, upto a specified date as will be Intimated on the website

(b) Only shortlisted eligible candidates depending on the cutoff percentage will be interviewed at one of the Selection Centres viz. 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 by respective Selection Centres through candidate's registered e-mail id and SMS only. Allotment of Selection Centre is at the discretion of DG Rig, IHQ of MoD (Army) and NO request for changes are entertained in this regard.

(c) Candidates will be put through two-stage selection procedure at the SSB. 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, and details of the same are available on official website of Die Gen of Rig This will be followed by a medical examination of the candidates who get recommended after Stage II.

(d) Candidates recommended by the SSB and declared medically fit, will be issued joining letter for training in the order of merit, depending on the number of vacancies available, subject to meeting all eligibility criteria.

Physical Standards-

(a) Height and Weight- The minimum acceptable height and weight for men are 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 ems and weight commensurate with reduced height. In case of candidates from Lakshadweep, the minimum acceptable height can be reduced by 2 cms.

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

(c) Permanent Body Tattoos- For tattoo policy, please visit our website

(d) 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 the Training Academy, the candidates are advised to achieve following standards before joining 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 meters.

Medical Examination- A candidate recommended by the Services Selection Board will undergo a medical examination by a Board of Service Medical officers.

How to apply

1) Applications will only be accepted online on the website "".

2) Click on 'Officer Entry Appln/Login' and then click 'Registration'.

3) Fill the online registration form after reading the instructions carefully. After getting registered, click on 'Apply Online' under Dashboard.

4) A page 'Officers Selection - 'Eligibility' will open. Then click 'Apply' shown against Short Service Commission Technical Course.

5) 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.

6) 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.

7) Then click on 'Submit Now' only after carefully ascertaining that the correct details have been filled in. Candidates must click 'Submit Now' each time they open the application for editing. The candidates are required to take out two copies of their application having Roll Number, 30 minutes after final closure of online application.

8) Following documents are to be carried to the Selection Centre by the candidate:-

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

(ii) Self-attested copy of Matriculation/Secondary School Examination certificate or equivalent certificate issued by the concerned Board of education, 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 submission of online application by the candidate will not be accepted for shortlisting for this course.]

(vi) Certificate issued by the Controller of Examination/Registrar of the concerned University regarding the formula for conversion of CGPA/ Grades into marks followed by the University.

(vii) A certificate issued by the controller of Exam/Registrar/Dean of the concerned university or Principal of the college regarding the cumulative percentage of marks upto 6th semester of Engineering Degree course.

(viii) Certificate from the Principal/Head of the Institution stating that the candidate is in final year and his result will be declared by 15th of the month of commencement of course (for final year appearing candidates).

(ix) Declaration by the candidate of final year Engineering degree course that he will submit the proof of passing by 1st of the month of commencement of course to Dte Gen of Rtg. failing which his/her candidature will be cancelled.

(x) All certificates as above In original. Originals will be returned after verification at the Services Selection Board itself.

For Detailed Notification, Click here - Official Notification


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