Indian Army invites applications in the prescribed format (online) from eligible male candidates for recruitment of Officers in the Territorial Army (TA). The TA is a part of Regular Army which enables motivated young men to serve the nation in a military environment without having to sacrifice their primary professions. Territorial Army Recruitment, TA Officer Jobs 2017-2018 as online application form, eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, exam centres etc latest information is given on this page.
Territorial Army (TA) Recruitment 2017-18
Age Limit – 18 to 42 years
Qualification for TA Officer Post
Graduate from any recognized university and gainfully employed in Central Govt/ Semi Govt/ Private Sector/ Self Employed.
Embodiment for Training
1. One month basic training in the first year of commission
2. Two months annual training camp every year including the first year
3. Three months Post Commissioning training within first two years at IMA Dehradun
Candidates whose application forms are found correct will be called for written exam and interview by a Preliminary Interview Board (PIB) at the respective TA Group Headquarters. Candidates selected by PIB are required to carry essential documents with attested copies at the time of interview. Thereafter, successful candidates will further undergo a Service Selection Board (SSB) and Medical Board for final selection.
Written Exam Pattern and Syllabus
Written Exam will be conducted on OMR sheet. The written exam will consist of two papers and each paper will be of 02 hours duration. Each exam paper will comprise of two parts containing total 100 objective type questions as per the pattern below:
Part 1 (Reasoning) – 50 Questions (50 Marks)
Part 2 (Elementary Mathematics) – 50 Questions (50 Marks)
Part 1 (General Knowledge) – 50 Questions (50 Marks)
Part 2 (English) – 50 Questions (50 Marks)
For detailed information about TA Written Exam Pattern and Syllabus view official recruitment notification by downloading from the link below.
Application fee – Candidates will have to pay Rs.200/- as application fee.
How to Apply
Eligible and desirous candidates can apply for Territorial Army Officer Recruitment Online through the website www.joinindianarmy.nic.in from 01 June 2017 to 30 June 2017. After submission of online application take the print out of application form for record/reference. The printout of the application form is not required to send to the TA Group Headquarter. Candidates are advised to go through the official recruitment notice by downloading from the link provided below.
Exam Centre and Addresses
Chandigarh – PIB Cell, TA Group Headquarters, Western Command, Building No.750, Sector-8B, Chandigarh – 160 009
Lucknow & Patna – PIB Cell, TA Group Headquarters Central Command, Lucknow (UP) – 226002
Kolkata & Shillong – PIB Cell, TA Group Headquarters, Eastern Command, Fort William, Kolkata (WB) – 700021
Jaipur, Pune, Bangaluru & Hyderabad – PIB Cell, TA Group Headquarters Southern Command, Pune – 411001
Udhampur & Srinagar – PIB Cell, TA Group Headquarters Northern Command, Udhampur (J&K) – 182101
Submission of online application commences from – 01 June, 2017
Last date for submission of online application – 30 June, 2017
Written Exam date – 30 July, 2017
Application Form and Notification
Register and Submit online application form on the official website by visiting at the link provided below. For more details about TA Officer Recruitment 2017-2018 download official recruitment notification.
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