Technical Officer Recruitment in Indian Army – Short Service Commission

Indian Army has published job posting for Technical Officer. The advertisement for the job post was published on 26 Jul 2019. The minimum educational qualification for the post of Technical Officer is Graduation, B.Tech. The job application may be submitted to Indian Army latest by 22 Aug 2019

26 Jul 2019

Technical Officer

Graduation, B.Tech

Indian Army

22 Aug 2019

Indian Army has released the notification for enrolment on the grant of 54th Short Service Commission (Technical) for married/unmarried Male and 25th SSC for Female candidates (including widows of defence personnel for tech & non-tech entry) engineering graduates in the Indian Army in all Arms/Services. The enrolment is for the course commencing in April 2020 at Officers Training Academy (OTA), Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The applications for the enrolment should be received latest by 24 July 2019 to 22 August 2019.

The Indian Armed Forces are the federal military forces of the Republic of India. It consists of four professional uniformed services: the Indian Army, Indian Navy, Indian Air Force, and Indian Coast Guard. The Indian Armed Forces are under the management of the Ministry of Defence (MoD), which is led by the Union Cabinet Minister of Defence. With the strength of over 1.3 million active personnel, it is the world’s 3rd largest military force and the largest standing volunteer army in the world.

Technical Officer Recruitment in Indian Army – Short Service Commission

Total No. of Post: 191

Educational Qualification

Candidates who have passed the requisite Engineering Degree course or are in the final year of Engineering Degree course should be able to submit proof of passing by 01 April 2019 and produce the Engineering Degree Certificate.

Engineering Streams
(Listed in AI)

Equivalent Stream
(AICTE appd)



Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering), Structural Engineering 46 04


Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering (Mechatronics), Mechanical & Automation Engineering 14 02

Electrical/Electrical & Electronics

Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering (Electronics & Power), Power System Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering 22 02
Aeronautical/Aviation/Aerospace/Ballistics/ Avionics Aeronautical Engineering 12 Nil

Computer Sc & Engg/Computer Technology/Information Technology /M.Sc (Computer Sc)

Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Science Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Information Science & Engineering 44 03

Electronics & Telecom/Telecommunication/Electronics & Communication/ Satellite Communication

Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Telecommunication Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering 23 02

Electronics /Opto Electronics/Fibre Optics/Micro Electronics & Microwave

Power Electronics & Dirves 08 Nil

Architecture/Building Construction Technology

Architecture Engineering 03 01

Production Engg

03 Nil


  175 14

Note: For Widows of Defence Personnel

Entry Qualification Vacancy Remarks
SSCW(Non Tech) (Non UPSC) Graduation in any discipline 01 Non UPSC Entry
SSCW (Tech) BE/B.Tech in any Engineering Stream 01 Technical Entry

Age Limit

  • SSC (T)-54 Men and SSC (T)-25 Women: – 20 to 27 years as on 01 April 2020.
  • For Widows of Defence Personnel: – A max of 35 years of age as on 01 April 2020.

Pay Scale

The candidates will be given a pay scale of Rs.56, 100 pm (Starting pay in Level 10).

Selection Procedure

Candidates will be shortlisted and cut-off percentage of marks for each discipline will be fixed by Integrated HQ of MoD (Army). Only shortlisted eligible candidates depending on the cut-off percentage will be interviewed. Date of Interviews will be uploaded on the official website.

Candidates will put through two stage selection procedure. Those who clear Stage I will go to Stage II. Those who fail in Stage I will be returned on the same day. Duration of SSB interviews is five days excluding day of arrival.

How to Apply

Candidates are required to register themselves online through the official website No other mode of application is acceptable. The submission of online application will be accepted till 22 August 2019.

For Widows of Defence Personnel who died in harness through Offline:-

Eligible candidates may send their application in the prescribed format (attached below) to Rtg-A(WE) section, Dte Gen of Rtg, AG’s Branch, Integrated HQ, Ministry of Defence (Army), West Block-III, R K Puram, New Delhi- 110066 on or before 30 Sep 2019, Along with Following Documents:-

  • Application form (To be downloaded from
  • Self-attested copy of Class 10th Certificate and Marksheet.
  • Self-attested copy of Class 12th Certificate and Marksheet.
  • Self-attested copy of Degree Certificate and Marksheet.
  • Part II Order of marriage.
  • Part II Order of demise of husband.
  • An initial report of Battle/Physical casualty.
  • A detailed report of Battle/Physical casualty.
  • Battle/Physical casualty certificate.

Important Dates

Starting Date of Online Application: 24 July 2019

Closing Date of Online Application: 22 August 2019

Important Link

Download Original Advertisement and application form: Click Here

Application Form for Widows: Click Here

Apply Online: Click Here

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Job Posted on : 2019-07-26 00:00:00
Last Date : 2019-08-22 23:59:59
Employment Type : FULL_TIME
Qualification : Graduation, B.Tech
Hiring Organization : Indian Army
Job Location : Tamil Nadu , Tamil Nadu, India 248001
Salary : 56100.00 per month (approx)
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