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    Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    what is the age limitation to join Indian army.
    please mention to me the age limit

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    There is different age limit for different post in Indian army you can join indian army after 12th class for which age limit is 18-21.If you want to join as an officer then you can join after graduation for which age limit is 21-24, and you will have to give CDSE exam conducted by u.p.s.c .

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    hi dear friend
    age limitation for Indian Army
    depends on job age limit will changes
    naval wing
    air force wing
    military branch
    the age limit for this examination 16.5 to 19 years
    this exams conducted by (national defense academy)
    age limit for Indian military academy 19 to 25 years
    all the best

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    Hello, dear friends, in the indian army the candidate should be passed intermediate and age should be 17 to 22
    good luck. Best of luck.

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    Hello,
    National Defense Academy (NDA) exam after Intermediate. these are wings name of Indian force where you can join Naval Wing, Military and Air Force, age limit is for these exam is 16.5 to 19 years.
    Combined Defense Service (CDS) which you can apply after Graduation, age limit 19 to 25 years.

    Thanks

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    For 10 2 (entry through NDA) ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 16 yrs - 19.5 yrs
    For Graduates (Combined Defence Services Examination CDSE) -------------------------------------------------------- 19 yrs - 24 yrs
    For Engineering Graduates -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 20 yrs - 27 yrs
    For University Entry Scheme ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 18 yrs - 25 yrs
    (Students who are in the final and pre-final years of engineering degree course can also apply)
    For 10 2 PCM (Tech.) Scheme -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 16.5 yrs - 19.5 yrs

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?


    The age limit for Indian army on the post of Territorial Army (TA) as an Officer is as follows,
    Age- 18 to 42 years as on 31 Dec 2011
    Qualification - Graduate from any recognized university.

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    Service to the nation is a pride in itself. Its good that you are intrested in joining the Indian Army.
    For Joining the Indian army you need to have age limit:

    1)10 + 2 (PCM): Sixteen and a half to Nineteen and a half year.

    2)Engineering Graduate: An Engineering graduate can directly join the IMA after qualifying a SSB interview. The age at the time of joining under this scheme should be between twenty to twenty seven years.

    3)Graduate: The UPSC also holds an all-India competitive examination, known as the Combined Defence Services Examination (CDSE), twice a year for University graduates or equivalent. Successful candidates can join Indian Military Academy for their pre-commission training after they clear an interview conducted by the SSB and if finally selected, depending on their merit list ranking, are sent to Indian Military Academy. The age limit for this is between nineteen to twenty four years. The advertisement under this scheme is also given in all leading newspapers.

    4)Students who are in the final and pre-final years of engineering degree course can also apply to Indian army as an officer as they eligible for induction into technical branches/services of the army as commissioned officers under the University Entry Scheme. The age limit under this scheme is between eighteen to twenty five years. The selection process is based on campus interview and a SSB interview.

    All the very best...

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    Technical Entry Scheme ( TES ) for male 10+2 ( PCM ) candidates. 10+2 Pass unmarried make candidates with Physic, Chemistry & Maths ( PCM ) with a minimum of 70% marks and between the age of 16 and 19 Years are eligible for the grant of permanent commission in the Army after 4 Years of technical military training with prescribed terms eligible candidates are invited through advertisement in the Employment News and other prominent dailies.

    The candidates must have a 6/6 eyesight in each eye with or without glasses and a minimum height of 157.5 cm with chest expansion of 5 cm. Candidates have to clear total training period of 5 Years including 1 Year of Basic Military training at Indian Military Academy, Dehradun and 4 Years of Technical training at Pune Secunderabad. On successful completion of course, cadets are granted Permanent Commission in the rank of Lieutenant as also an Engineering degree.

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    Dear Candidate
    Here you did not mention your Educational Qualification
    So here there is a two exams are there
    1.NDA-National Defence Academy
    2.CDS-Combined Defence Service
    The age limit for NDA exam is 16.5-19 years
    And for CDS exam 19-24 years
    Totally the age limit for the Indian Army is 16.5-19 years
    Educational Qualifications: Sjpuld have completed minimum 12th
    Good Luck

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    Dear Aspirant,

    There are several examination for the entry in Indian Army.
    I am providing you some Age Criteria for various exams for Army post given below:


    for NDA (10+2) is 16-19.5 years.

    For CDS (graduate) is 19-24 years.

    For SSC constable (10) is 18-23 years.

    For graduate in Engineering stream is 20-27 years.

    For University Entry Scheme(student of final and pre-final years of engineering degree course) is 18-25 years.

    Official website;- www.indianarmy.nic.in

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    You Can Join National Defense Academy

    Eligibility Criteria::

    * You must be an Indian

    * Your age must lies in between 16.5 to 19 yr.

    * your qualification must be 12 with PCM stream...

    ** You must be physically Fit....


    Additional Information ::::

    CDS ::

    Qualification: Graduate
    Age: 19-24 yr

    University Entry Scheme ::

    Qualification: Final & pre final year student can attempt
    Age: 18-25 yr

    Good Luck ``

    Regards ::

    Koushal Singh Kiroula

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    i m 30 years old boy can i join

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    The notification for ssc-technical post in indian army is released .

    The candidtes form b.tech and m.sc (cs) are eligible for the post

    the age shouldbe below 27 years notlessthan 20 years
    the location is delhi

    so, if you have these feautures , you can apply for this post

    all the best

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    1.jpgDear candidate
    Their are various examination through which you can join Indian army.

    NDA (National defence academy)
    CDS (Combined defence service)
    UNIVERSITY ENTRY SCHEME

    EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION-

    NDA- Intermediate inScience stream
    CDS- Graduation
    UNIVERSITY ENTRY SCHEME- Final year candidates can apply.

    AGE LIMIT-

    NDA- 16.5-19 years
    CDS- 19-24 years
    UNIVERSITY ENTRY SCHEME- 18-25 Years

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    The age limit to join Indian Army as an officer are as follows:

    Non-Technical (graduate)- 19-25 years
    Engineer- 20-27 years
    Law Graduates- 21-27 years
    Post Graduates- 23-27 years

    if you are within limits then these are the details
    a) NDA EXAMINATION
    Eligibility
    10+2 from recognized board.
    Unmarried male candidates only
    Age between 16 1/2 to 19 years
    Nationality Indian
    b) 10 + 2 TECHNICAL ENTRY SCHEME
    Eligibility:
    Candidates with 10+2 qualification.
    SELECTION PROCEDURE:
    SSB interview followed by military and engineering training at IMA and the College of Military Engineering, Pune. Later initial six months military training is followed by Degree Engineering training of 4 years.
    You will be inducted as officers in technical Arms/Services.
    c) RECRUITMENT OF AIRMEN TO THE AIR FORCE
    10+ 2 pass outs are eligible
    Done through the Central Airmen Selection Board, located at the Air Force Station, New Delhi . There are 13 selection centers under this Board

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    hi

    after 10+2 your age should be 16.5 to 19 years for indian army examination which is conducted
    by UPSC twice in a year and known as NDA examination

    after your graduation your age should be 19 to 24 years for CDS examination and it is also
    conducted by UPSC twice in a year.

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    Quote Originally Posted by vaseem_v24 View Post
    what is the age limitation to join Indian army.
    please mention to me the age limit
    well,friend;..

    Indian Army :

    Indian Army is inviting the applications many various posts for different qualifications and different entry levels;..

    Indian Army is providing the good scope after completion of this course and if you want join in indian army then you can apply through following entry schemes and these are conducted by the UPSC govt for every year.

    List of Entry Schemes :
    • NDA
    • CDS
    • SSC
    • University Entry Scheme
    Required Requirements for NDA :

    NDA stand for National Defense Academy and this is conducted by the union public service commission conducted every year 2 times.

    For this required educational qualifications are you must completed the 10+2 and not required any percentage.

    And age limit should be 16 1/2 years to 19 years only.

    Required Requirements for CDS :

    For this entry scheme the required educational qualifications are you must completed the graduation degree in any field.

    And required age limit must be minimum 19 years and maximum age should be 24 years.

    Required Requirements for UES :

    UES i.e University Entry Scheme for this entry level the required educational qualifications are you must completed the B.Tech/B.E graduation in any one of the filed.

    And required age limit must be minimum 18 years and maximum age should be 24 years.

    Required Requirements For SSC:

    SSC i.e Staff Selection Commission and this is conducted by the union public service commission and for this entry scheme required educational qualifications are you must completed the 10th class from recognized state board.

    And required age limit must be minimum 18 years and maximum age should be 27 years.

    Selection Processor :

    For this exams the selection processor is based on the written test physical test after qualifying these tests called for personal interview conducted by the respective entry scheme.

    The applications are available at post offices or following official website : www.upsc.gov.in/



    all the best;..

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    Hi,

    The age limit to join Indian army Indian-Army-Logo.gif is 25 to 28 years

    All the best

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    the age limit in india is 20-27 years

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    You can Join Indian Army by Various modes, So, if your aim is to join Indian Army, then you have lots of Options like NDA, CDS, Technical Entry Scheme, Short Service commission (Technical) or Short Service Commission (NCC special Entry Scheme).

    - NDA Examination : You have to complete your 12Th examination form a recognised board and your age should between 16.5 to 19 years. The examination was Conducted by twice in a year.

    - CDS Examination : You have To complete your Graduation degree course in any discipline and your age should between 19 to 24 years.

    - Technical Entry Scheme : You have to complete your 12Th examination with Physics, Chemistry and Maths with Aggregate 70% marks and your age should between 16.5 to 19.5 years.

    - Short Service commission (Technical) : You have to complete your Engineering degree course and your age should between 20 to 27 years.

    - Short Service Commission (NCC special Entry Scheme) :
    You must have completing your Graduate degree course with 50% aggregate marks, two years service in NCC Senior Div Army with minimum 'B' Grade in 'C' Certificate Exam and your age should between 19 to 25 years.

    You can Join Indian Army by all these Modes, the Notification of all these examination was Published in the employment Newspaper, So please check the employment website for Complete Information.

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    Dear,Candidates who wish to join army should not be less than17 years and not more than 21 years10 2 Pass unmarried male candidates with Physic, Chemistry & Maths (PCM) with a minimum of 70% marks and between the age of 1605and 1905 Years are eligible for the grant of permanent commission in the Army after 4 Years of technical military training.
    # Soldiers (General Duty) : High School within Age - Limitor 16 - 32.
    # Technical : High School within Age - Limit of 16 - 32 Years.
    # Nursing Assistant : High School with Biology within Age limit of 16 - 25.
    # Mahila Constable : Matriculation (18 - 23 Years of age).
    # Soldiers Tradesman : Non - Matric 16 - 20 Years.
    Good Luck

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    To get into the Indian army you should have the following eligibility

    If you want to join NDA or NA
    Qualification : Intermediate
    Age limit : 18 - 21 years

    If you want join army in non technical
    Qualification : Any graduation
    Age limit : 21-24 years

    If you want to join in Technical posts
    Qualification : BE/B.Tech/ME/M.Tech
    Age limit : 21-27 years

    And Physical fitness abilities as
    Height :157.5 cm




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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    Hi friend,
    The age limit to join Indian Army is varies with the type of entries. Some of the age limits with the entries is given below:

    1. NDA ( 10+2 ) : 16 to 19.5 years.
    2. CDS ( Graduate ) : 19 to 24 years.
    3. SSC SPL Entry : 18 to 23 years.
    4. TCS ( Engineering ) : 20 to 27 years.
    5.UES ( final and pre-final year student of Engineering degree ) : 18 to 25 years.

    BEST OF LUCK

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    You can join in Indian ARMY through CDSE , NDA ,UES scheme .The age criteria of those exam is given below.

    There is age relaxation for SC|ST|OBC category but in the case of NDA exam there is no relaxation for age.

    Maximum no of these exam is conducted by UPSC.

    COMBINED DEFENCE SERVICE EXAM(CDSE)

    AGE CRITERIA

    Your age should be in between 19 to 23 years

    UNIVERSITY ENTRY SCHEME ( UES)

    AGE CRITERIA

    Your age should be in between 18 to 28 years.

    NATIONAL DEFENCE ACADEMY (NDA)

    AGE CRITERIA

    Your age should be in between 16.5 to 19 years.

    NCC ENTRY (TROUGH SSC)


    AGE CRITERIA

    Your age should be in between 19 to 25 years

    So more details about these exam you can visit to UPSC website.

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    The age limit for Indian Army depends upon the mode of entry. Since there are various modes of entry in Indian Army, the age limit varies as follows:
    For candidates joining Indian Army by qualifying Combined Defense Services Examination
    Indian Military Academy:19-24 years
    Officers Training Academy:19-25 years
    For candidates joining through NCC Entry (Men): 19-25 years
    For Law Graduates: 21-27 years
    For Technical Graduate Course: 20-27 years
    Soldier: 17 1/2 - 23 years
    Junior Commissioned Officer Religious Teacher:27-34 years

    For further information, refer to the official website of Indian Army.

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    It's good that you want to enter in Indian army. There are various way to enter into it. The age limit for different exams for entering Indian army are as follows-
    • National defence academy (NDA) examination - 16.5 years to 19 years.
    • Combined defence services (CDS) examination - 19 years to 24 years.
    • Direct Entry scheme For Engineering Graduates - 20 years to 27 years.
    • Entry Scheme at University Level- 18 years to 24 years.
    • PCM Group for Tech- 16.5 years to 19.5 years.


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    Quote Originally Posted by vaseem_v24 View Post
    what is the age limitation to join Indian army.
    please mention to me the age limit


    Hello friend,



    Age limit for Indian Army




    Indian Army has many fields where a candidate can pursue a job and the age criteria is different for each different post.

    But usually the age limit is not shorter than 17 and half years and maximum 21 years for an open category candidate.

    There is age relaxation for OBC/SC/ST candidates.

    For a graduate in engineering stream age limit is 27 years max.

    For CDS exam passed out its 24 years max.

    Hope the information helps you buddy.


    Goodluck!!

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    Dear Aspirants,

    You can join Indian Army by two different ways :

    1.Through NDA exam.

    2.Through CDS exam.

    >>>The unmarried male candidate who completed their 12th and age is between 16.5-19 years is eligible for NDA exam.There is no upper age relaxation for reserved category students.

    >>>The unmarried male candidate who completed their graduation from a recognized university is and age is
    between 19-24 Years is eligible to write this exam.

    Hope this will help you.

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    Age limitation to join in Indian Army:-

    1.A 12th standard from the recognized board in any discipline can write NDA(National Defence Academy)and can join in Indian Army.

    2.NDA entrance examination is conducted by UPSC twice in a year.

    3.An unmarried Indian male can write NDA entrance examination to join in Army.

    4.The age limititation of the NDA candidate 16 1/2 years, 19 years.

    If a candidate either male or female intend's to join in Indian Army they can join after the completion of Graduation from the recognized University through CDS.

    CDS combined defence Service is conducted by UPSC 2 times in a year.

    **Age for CDS ARMY candidate must be within 19 years to 24 years. To appear a candidate must be the citizen of India, Candidate's marital status must be single.

    To know more log on http://www.upsc.gov.in

    Thank You,

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    Hello

    National Defense Academy.
    Age limit-16.5 years to 19 years.

    Technical Entry Scheme
    Age limit-16.5 years to 19.5 years.

    CDSE(Indian Military Academy)
    Age limit-19 to 24 years.

    CDSE(Officer Training Academy).
    Age limit-19 to 25 years.

    Technical Graduate Course.
    Age limit-20 to 27 years.

    Technical Graduate Course(AEC).
    Age limit-23 to 27 years.

    University Entry Scheme
    Age limit-19 to 25 years.

    JAG Men.
    Age limit-21 to 27 years.

    SSC(TECH)-Short Service Commission(Technical).
    Age limit-20 to 27 years.

    All ages at the time of commencement of the course.

    www.joinindianarmy.nic.in

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    my age is 22 years nd 5 monts how can i jion indian army

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    HELLO DEAR





    National Defense Academy (NDA) ======>

    Age limit is for these exam is 16.5 to 19 years.

    Combined Defense Service (CDS) which you can apply after Graduation, age limit 19 to 25 years



    ALL THE BEST !!!!!!!!!!!

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    friend,


    To join Indian Army after completing, [U] Plus two[ /U] , you should write NDA Exam Eligibility: Minimum age limit is 16.5 years and maximum is that of 19 years. Direct Entry for Graduates by writing CDS Exam. Eligibility: Age limit range between 19 to 24 years having graduation degree at university level.

    Direct Entry For Engineerin Graduates Eligibility: For engineering graduates, minimum and maximum age is 20 and 27 years respectively.


    Entry Scheme at University Level Eligibility: Age of the applicant should be less than 18 years and should not be greater than 24 years. PCM Group for Tech

    Eligibility: minimum age requirement is 16.5 years and maximum age should be 19.5 years.. Hope this information is useful to you.


    All the best.

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    Hi Friend...

    Indian Army recruitment is also involved in the defense sectors recruitments and this Indian Army recruitment is generally done for the candidates with the two kinds of recruitments mainly and they are of NDA and CDS these are the main two recruitments which are being conducted for the recruitment of different defense sectors recruitments and the different defense sectors which are being recruited for defense sectors recruitments are of...
    *Indian Army
    *Indian Navy
    *Indian Air force
    these are the three types of recruitments which are available for recruitment and you can appear for these recruitments according to the eligibility required for the particular post of defense sectors...

    The Indian Army recruitment is done by following some of the different eligibility required and some of them are..
    >>should have attained the age of 16 1/2 years and must not exceed the age of 19 years of age for appearing to the NDA examination.
    for appearing to the CDS recruitments you need to have attained the age of 19 years and must not exceed the age of 23 years of age..
    >>should have completed the 12th for appearing to the NDA recruitments and for appearing to the CDS recruitments you need to have completed the graduation or bachelor degree course of study.
    these are the different recruitments which are available for appearing to the Indian army..

    REGARDS:

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    Hello guest

    Age limit to join army is different under different schemes

    Various entry schemes ate as follows with their age limit:

    # NDA
    * test is being conducted by the upsc and the age limit is from 16.5 to 19 years with sr secondary as education qualification .

    # could get recruited in defence forces after sr secondary as education and with maximum age of 21 years.

    # CDS

    * test is being conducted by upsc and age limit is 19 to 24 years with graduation as educational qualification

    # AFCAT

    Eliigibility
    *
    12th with pcm
    * graduation with physics and math as subjects.
    * age lmit is from 19 to 24 years

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    Hello.
    Age limitation to join indian army are as follows:-

    :you passed +2 standard in any stream and any board of school.

    : you are a indian citizen.

    :your Age in between 16 to 19 years.

    :you are unmarried person.

    :you are physically and mentally fit.

    : your eye sight are normal.
    Thanks.

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    Dear friend,

    If you want to join Indian Army then you have two ways for this.
    One is NDA & other is CDS.

    NDA:-

    NDA stands for National Defence Academy.
    The exam is conducted by UPSC twice in a year.

    You must be a 12th passed candidate to appear for the exam.
    12th class appearing students can also apply for the exam.

    Maths & Physics are the compulsory subjects to be taken in class 12th.

    Only unmarried male candidates are eligible for this exam.

    You must be an India Citizen.
    Age limit should be between 16.5 to 19 yrs.

    CDS:-

    CDS stands for Combined Defence Services.
    This exam is alos conducted by UPSC twice in a year.

    To give CDS exam you must be a Graduate with any stream.

    Your age limit must be between 19 to 25 yrs.

    SELECTION PROCEDURE FOR BOTH THESE EXAMS:-

    Written Exam
    Service selection Board
    Medical Fitness Test

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    Friend, there is different age limits for different entries for Indian Army.

    AGE LIMIT FOR OPEN RECRUITMENT RALLY FOR SOLDIERS:

    # 17.5-21 years Soldier General Duty (GD)
    # 17.5-21 years for Soldier Clerk
    # 17.5-23 years for Soldier Tradesmen

    AGE LIMIT FOR NDA EXAMINATION:

    # Minimum age must be 16.5 years
    # Must be below the age of 19 years

    AGE LIMIT FOR TECHNICAL ENTRY SCHEME (TES):

    # Minimum age: 16.5 years
    # Maximum age: 19 years

    AGE LIMIT FOR CDS EXAMINATION:

    # 19-25 years for Officer Training Academy (OTA)
    # 19-24 years for Indian Military Academy (IMA)

    AGE LIMIT FOR UNIVERSITY ENTRY SCHEME (UES):

    # Minimum age: 19 years
    # Maximum age: 24 years

    # AGE LIMIT FOR TECHNICAL GRADUATE COURSE:

    # Minimum age: 20 years
    # Maximum age: 28 years

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    Rimmy is offline Junior Member
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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    Dear Friend,
    To join the Indian Army To have to appear the NDA exam which is stands for National Defense Academy...That exam is conducted for the +2 Passed students ..The graduate level students can also apply for this exam but the CDS exam is conduct for the undergraduate students..
    Age Required to Join the Indian Army
    The age should be required for the NDA exam between 17 to 19 years Minimum
    The age should be required for the CDS exam is 24 to 27 years minimum...
    Qualification required
    The qualification is required for the NDA exam is +2 in any stream from the Recognized University..There are no restrictions of Marks..

    Thanks

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    DEAR FRIEND,


    The Indian Army is the land-based branch and the largest component of the Indian Armed Forces. The President of India is the Commander-in-Chief of the army, and it is commanded by the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), who is a four-star general.


    The primary mission of the Indian Army is to ensure national security and unity, defending the nation from external aggression and threats, and maintaining peace and security within its borders.


    It conducts humanitarian rescue operations during natural calamities and other disturbances, like Operation Surya Hope, and can also be requisitioned by the government to cope with internal threats.

    It is a major component of national power alongside the Indian Navy and the Indian Air Force


    There are a number of different ways to join in indian army as follows :

    --after 12th

    --after graduation


    (i) After 12th :

    The way after 12th,you can join indian army is through an entrance exam named NDA or National Defence Academy.It is a popular commission of india conducts exam for recruitment of students into defense services of India.


    the eligibility criteria for this is :

    --you must have passed 12th with science stream.

    --you must be within 16.5 to 19 years of age.

    --you must be male.

    --you must be unmarried.

    --you must be physically and mentally fit.



    (ii) AFTER GRADUATION :

    After graduation too there is a popular way to join indian army as through an exam conducted by UPSC COMMISSION.The exam is named CDS or Combined Defense services.


    It is a popular exam,you must be eligible to appear for this as eligibility is :

    --you must be graduate.

    --you must be within 219-24 years.

    --you must be physically fit.



    thanxxx...

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    Q : Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    ANS : Candidate can join the Indian Army either by NDA or through CDS.

    --For National Defence Academy , NDA:-
    Age limit is that candidate should be between 16.5 to 19 years.

    --For Combined Defence Service , CDS:-
    Age limit is that candidate should be between 19 to 25 years.

    Both these exams are conducted by Union Public Service Commission.

    --Even you can join the Indian Army through the NCC(SPL) entry and for it the Age limitation is from 21 years to 25 years .

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    Age limit Eligibility Criteria for Army :-

    1. NDA age limit is 16.5 to 19 Years

    2. CDS age limit is 19 to 24 Years

    3. Graduate Engineer age limit is 20 to 27 Years

    Thanks ..........

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    Below are the ways
    and the age limit for joining the
    Indian army-
    • National defence
      academy i.e NDA - minimum age limit
      is 16.5 years and maximum age limit
      is 19 years.
    • Combined defence
      services (CDS) examination- minimum
      age limit is 19 years and maximum
      age limit is 24 years.
    • University
      entry scheme - Minimum age limit is
      18 years and maximum age limit is 25
      years.
    • Graduate in engineering
      Entry- minimum age limit is 20 years
      and maximum age limit is 27 years.
    • Technical entry scheme- minimum
      age limit is 16.5 years and maximum
      age limit is 19.5 years.


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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    different age limit for different post in Indian army you can join indian army after 12th class for which age limit is 18-21.If you want to join as an officer then you can join after graduation for which age limit is 21-24, and you will have to give CDSE exam conducted by u.p.s.c .

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    Age limit Eligibility Criteria for Army :-

    1. NDA age limit is 16.5 to 19 Years

    2. CDS age limit is 19 to 24 Years

    3. Graduate Engineer age limit is 20 to 27 Years

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    Re: Age limitation to join in Indian Army?

    Hello Friend,
    After 12th ,there will be a NDA (national defense academy) examination through this exam you can apply for three wings of the Indian force ,the age limit for this exam is 19 years
    1.Naval Wing
    2.air Force Wing
    3.Military Branch
    And after graduation you have CDS (combined defences service),Graduate degree form any recognised college can apply for this .
    The age limit for this is 19-25 years
    Permenant Commission- The maximum age limit is 30-32 years for MBBS graduates
    Short Services Commission -The Maximum age limit is 45 years

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