02 Jun

Territorial Army Officers Recruitment 2013 Notification, Paper Pattern & How To Apply

Indian Army invites applications from the eligible male employed candidates to join territorial army as Officers. In Territorial army, you can join as officers(Lieutenant) without leaving your primary profession. That means candidates would be to serve the nation both as a civilian & as an Territorial Army.


Minimum Educational Qualification: Graduation from any recognized University in any stream.
Age Criteria: 18 to 42 years as on 30/06/2013
Candidates’ Primary Profession: Any male candidates employed in Central Government/ Semi Government/ Private Firm/ Own business or Self-employed can apply for these vacancies.

Embodiment for Training:

– One month basic training in the first year of commission.
– Two months annual training every year including the first year.
– Three months post commissioning training within first three years at IMA Dehradun.

Important Dates:

Last Date to Apply: June 30, 2013
Date of Written Exam: August 18, 2013

Paper Pattern and Syllabus:

PART 1: Short Essay
PART 2: Objective Type Questions on General Awareness: Include issued related to Political/Economic Affairs, International Situation and Sports.

Pay Scale: Rs. 15,600 – Rs. 39,100 (Pay Band 3 – With Grade Pay of Rs. 5,400). Military Service Pay – Rs. 6,000.

How To Apply:

Send the complete Application form with a Self-addressed envelope (28x12cms) affixed with postal stamp of Rs.12/- (Rs.25 for J&K) and two passport size photographs to your respective headquarter.


Download the notification here.

Download the Application Form here.

Visit http://www.indianarmy.gov.in/ for more details.