49 SSC Tech Men and 20 SSCW Tech Notification and Eligibility Criteria

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Check out 49 SSC Tech men and 20 SSC Tech women notification of Indian Army and eligibility criteria. SSC Tech is for engineers who want to become officers in Army. Read to know about salary and last date to apply for Indian Army SSC Tech course.

Eligibility Criteria

Who can Apply? Both Men and Women
No of Vacancies : 195
Minimum Age Limit : 20 Yrs
Maximum Age Limit : 27 Yrs
State :
Country : India
Qualification : 10+2 with PCM    B Tech    
Last Date To Apply : 28 Feb 2017
Other Qualifications Required :

SSC Tech Course Notification of Indian Army

SSC Tech course is exclusive for engineering graduates who want to serve in the Indian Army as an engineering officer. Engineering graduates of India can apply for SSC Tech courses to aspire their dream of becoming technical officer in the Indian Army. SSC Tech course is for men and women engineers. Here is the complete eligibility criteria and procedure of applying for the Indian Army SSC Tech course.

Important dates for applying SSC Tech course of Indian Army

Event Date
 Start of SSC Tech Course Online applications  23 Jan 2017
Last date to apply for SSC Tech courses 22 Feb 2017
SSC Tech SSB interview dates April / May 2017
SSC Tech course commencement date October 2017

SSC Tech Courses Offered by Army

Presently Indian Army has offered two courses of SSC Tech for which applications are invited from eligible and interested candidates. Following courses are being offered.

  1. 49th SSC Tech Men Course
  2. 20th SSC Tech Women Course

SSC Tech Men course is exclusive for male candidates and SSC Tech Women course of Indian Army is exclusive for women engineering graduates. But there is no much difference apart from number of vacancies. Both are Short Service Commissioning batches.

Eligibility Criteria for applying SSC Tech courses

Eligibility criteria needed to apply for SSC Tech courses of Indian Army is as follows.

Educational Qualification

Applicants who want to apply for Army SSC Technical course should have passed engineering degree or should be studying in the final year of engineering. 

Indian Army SSC Tech Age limit

Age limit for bboth SSC T 49 Men and SSC T 20 Women courses is 20 to 27 years as on 01 October 2017. To be precise date of birth of applicants of SSC Tech courses of Indian Army should fall between 02 Oct 1990 and 01 Oct 1997.

Nationality of the applicants

A candidate must either be : (i) A citizen of India, or (ii) A subject of Bhutan, or (iii) A subject of Nepal, or (iv) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st of January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or (v) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka and East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India. Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) and (v) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by Government of India. Certificate of eligibility will however not be necessary in the case of candidates who are Gorkha subjects of Nepal.

Stream wise vacancies of SSC Tech courses

Engineering Stream Equivalent Stream Vacancies
SSC(T)-49 Men
Civil Civil Engg, Civil Engg(Structural Engg), Structural Engg 42 5
Mechanical Mechanical Engg, Mechanical (Mechatronics) Engg, Mechanical & Automation Engg 12 4
Electrical/Electrical & Electronics Electrical Engg, Electrical Engg (Electronics & Power), Power System Engg, Electrical & Electronics Engg 18 4
Aeronautical/Aviation/Aerospace/Ballistics/ Avionics Aeronautical Engg 13 -
Computer Sc & Engg/Computer
Technology/Info Tech/M.Sc (Computer Sc)
Computer Engg, Computer Science, Computer Science Engg, Computer Science & Engg, Information Science & Engg 27 4
Electronics & Telecom/Telecommunication/Electronics & Communication/ Satellite Communication Electronics & Telecommunication Engg, Telecommunication Engg, Electronics & Communication Engg, Electronics & Electrical Communication Engg 26 3
Electronics /Opto Electronics/Fibre
Optics/Micro Electronics & Microwave
Power Electronics & Drives 13 -
Industrial Industrial Engg
Industrial Engg & Management Industrial & Production Engg Industrial Engg & Mgt Industrial/Manufacturing
2 -
Automobile /Workshop Technology Automobile Engg 2 -
Metallurgical Metallurgical Engg
Metallurgy & Material Technology
Metallurgy & Material Engg
Metallurgy & Engg & Material Science
Metallurgy and Explosives
3 -
Electronics & Instrumentation/Instrumentation Applied Electronics & Instrumentation Engg, Electronics
& Instrumentation Engg, Electronics & Instrumentation & Control Engg, Instrumentation & Control Engg, Instrumentation Technology
3 -
Construction Technology
Architecture Engg 4 -
Chemical Engg - 2 -
Production Engg - 2 -
Remote sensing - 2 -
Transportation Engg - 2 -
Laser Tech - 2 -
Total   175 20

How to apply for Indian Army SSC Tech courses

In order to apply for Army Short Service Commission Tech courses, candidates need to log on to official website of Indian Army officers recruitment. There you will find a link to the SSC Tech online application. If you are not a registered user of Indian Army officers recruitment portal, you must register first. After successful registration, fill up SSC tech course application form. Please keep your original documents with you while filling up the application form and fill up carefully as a silly mistake can be a reason for rejection of candidature at a later stage.

Selection process of SSC Tech courses of Indian Army

Indian Army will shortlist the candidates based on their percentage of Engineering.

All candidates will be called for attending 5 day SSB interview at various SSB boards of Indian Army.

Indian Army SSB interview is the only test required to get selected for the SSC Tech courses and becoming an officer in the Army's technical branch.


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