This is important notice for all students who want to join Indian Army as a Soldier. The Indian army is decided to change existing Education qualification criteria from April 2017.
All kind of Rally bharti Soldier General Duty and other trades will be affected from April 2017
REVISED EDUCATION QR FOR SOL CLK /SKT/IM CAT WOULD BE EFFECTIVE FROM 01 APR 2017
Soldier GD (All Arms) Class 10th with 33% marks in each subject and 45% in aggregate. No aggregate percentage is considered in case candidate has passed in higher qualification i.e 10+2 and above.
However, percentage waiver for candidates having passed in higher qualification is
applicable only for the aggregate marks in class 10 but 33% marks in individual subjects is
In case of grading system for CBSE, minimum of D grade (33-40) in individual subjects and
overall aggregate of C2 grade or 4.75 points will be considered. Other boards following grading
system will follow similar system akin to pass percentage equal to 33% marks in each subject
and 45% in aggregate
Soldier Technical Class 12 (Science) with Physics, Chemistry, Maths and English with 50% marks in aggregate and 40% marks in each subject.
Soldier Technical (Avn & Amn Examiner) Same as Soldier Technical
Three years Diploma in Engg (Mechanical/ Electrical/ Automobiles/ Computer Science/ Electronics & Instrumentation) from a recognized Polytechnic Institute/ ITI.
Soldier (Nursing Assistant) /Soldier Technical Dresser (RVC) 10+2/ Intermediate Exam pass in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English with Minimum 50% marks in aggregate and minimum 40% in each subject
In case the candidate has a BSc Degree with (Botany/ Zoology/Bio-science) and English, stipulation of percentage in Class 12th is waived off. However, the candidate should have studied all the four specified subjects in Class 12th also.
Soldier Clerk /Store keeper Technical Soldier 10+2/ Intermediate Examination Pass in any stream (Arts, Commerce or Science). Should have secured 50% marks in each subject and 60% marks in aggregate in Class 12th . Should have studied English and Maths/Accounts/Book Keeping in Class 12th or Class 10th and should have secured min 50% marks in each of these subjects, whether studied in Class 12th or Class 10th
CURRENT TIMINGS FOR 1.6 KM RUN : PHYSICAL PROFICIENCY TEST (PFT) TILL 31 MAR 2017
(c) Provisions for Extra Time for 1.6 km run in Hilly Terrain Areas.
Conduct of 1.6 km run test in the Hilly Terrain Areas will be as under :-
(i) Upto 5000 Ft as existing.
(ii) Between 5000 Ft to 9000 Ft - Add 30 Secs.
(iii) Between 9000 Ft to 12000 Ft – Add 120 Secs.
REVISED TIMINGS FOR 1.6 KM RUN : PHYSICAL PROFICIENCY TEST (PFT) BE
EFFECTIVE FROM 01 APR 2017
9. Revised timings for 1.6 Km Run for all categories. Sol GD, Sol Tdn, Sol Clk/
SKT/IM, Sol Tech, Sol NA / NA (VET), Hav Edn, Hav Svy Auto Carto, JCO Catering
and RT JCO will be conducted as per laid down timings under two gps and marks
allotted for each gp is given as under :-
EXISTING ELIGIBILITY FOR RE-ENROLMENT INTO DSC : OTHER RANKS
11. Five Years Gap. Gap should be within five years from the date of discharge
from former service till the individual reports to the recruiting agencies for physical & medical test.
REVISED ELIGIBILITY FOR RE-ENROLMENT INTO DSC : OTHER RANKS (NEEDS TO BE UPGRADED)
12. Five Years Gap. As revised polic,, gap period from date of discharge from
former service till the indl reports to the rtg agencies for physical test & medical reduced
from fiver yrs to two yrs. This policy has been implemented wef 01 Oct 2016.