The Territorial Army is actively seeking qualified candidates for the position of Territorial Army Officer. Applicants must be between 18 and 42 years old at the time of application. According to the official notification, successful candidates will undergo a 6-month Pre-Commission Training as per TA Rule 20A, revised by SRO 65 dated April 29, 2023.
Vacancies and Salary Details
The recruitment drive offers six open positions for Territorial Army Officers. Shortlisted candidates can expect a monthly salary of up to Rs. 217,600. Selection involves document verification, a written test, a practical test, and an interview, as outlined in the official notification.
Application Process and Important Dates
As per the official notification, interested candidates should download the Application Form (IAF (TA)-9 Part – 1 and 2) from November 20, 2023, onwards. The completed form, along with required documents, should be sent to the Directorate General Territorial Army in New Delhi. The application window opens on November 20, 2023, and the deadline is December 19, 2023.
Eligibility and Qualifications
Candidates for Territorial Army Officer positions should possess a B.Tech in Computer Science/Computer Engineering/IT and Telecom, or B.Sc in Computer Science/IT with a minimum of 60% from a recognized university. Desirable qualifications include an M.Tech in Computer Science or Cyber Security and at least two years of work experience in the cyber field.
Age Limit and Tenure
Applicants must be between 18 to 42 years old as per the official notification. The selected candidates will be appointed for a tenure of 6 months of Pre-Commission Training, leading to commissioning in the Territorial Army upon successful completion.
Selection Process and Required Documents
The selection process, as per the official notification, includes a document check, a written test, a practical test, and an interview. Candidates need to submit various documents, including educational certificates, identity proof, domicile proof, proof of age, income proof, and a PAN card.
How to Apply
Interested and eligible candidates can download the application form from the official website starting November 20, 2023, and submit it with necessary documents to the Directorate General Territorial Army in New Delhi before the closing date of December 19, 2023.