Indian Army 127 TGC Jul 2018 Recruitment has been announced. Candidates from engineering background may apply for the Technical Graduate Course from October 24 to November 22, 2017. The application form for TGC is only available online. The candidates should note that TGC only the unmarried male candidates are invited to apply. The selected candidates will be added to 127th TGC, commencing in  Indian Military Academy (IMA), Dehradun. Interested candidates may check the detailed selection process, application process, eligibility criteria, vacancy details, pay grade and more information on Indian Army TGC 2018 July Recruitment from this page.

Latest: The Shortlisted candidates of TGC-127 (Jul 2018 course) can log in and select dates for SSB interview till 05:00 PM on 15 Dec 2017, check it from the “Interview Call Letter” page given in quick links.

Indian Army 127 TGC Jul 2018

The selection of the candidates in TGC will be done on the basis of candidates performance in Engineering. The shortlisted candidates will be allocated a Selection Center, after which they will be required to book a date for SSB. The detailed selection process is mentioned below. The dates for 127 TGC have also been announced and are as mentioned below:

Events Imporatnt Dates 
Start of Online Registration 24 Oct 2017
Last date of Online Registration 22 Nov 2017

Pay Scale of TGC 2018 Recruitment

Rank Pay Scale/Level of Pay
LIEUTENANT Level 10 (56,100 – 1,77,500)
CAPTAIN Level 10B (61,300 – 1,93,900)
MAJOR Level 11 (69,400 – 2,07,200)
LT COLONEL Level 12A (1,21,200 – 2,12,400)
COLONEL (TS) Level 13 (1,30,800 – 2,15,900)
COLONEL Level 13 (1,30,800 – 2,15,900)
BRIGADIER Level 13A (1,39,600 – 2,17,600)
MAJOR GENERAL Level 14 (1,44,200 – 2,18,200)
LT GENERAL Level 15 (1,82,200 – 2,24,500)
VCOAS Level 17 (2,25,000) (Fixed)
COAS Level 18 (2,50,000) (Fixed)

Eligibility Criteria of TGC Jul 2018

The candidates will only be recruited if they will fulfill the eligibility criteria of Indian Army TGC 2018. The criteria are as below:

Age Limit: The applicant must fall within the age bracket of 20 to 27 years, as on July 01, 2018.

  • This means that the candidate should have been born between July 02, 1991 to July 01, 1998 (both the dates inclusive).
  • Only Matriculation Certificate or equivalent certificate will be accepted as the proof of birth.

Marital Status: Candidates must be an unmarried male.

Nationality: The candidates should be the citizen of India.

  • However, the candidates from Nepal, Bhutan, Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East Africa, Kenya, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Tibetian refugee may also apply.
  • The candidates from above nations must have the intention to permanently settle in India and must possess the certificate of eligibility, issued by the Government of India.

Education Qualification: Candidates should have done Engineering degree course.

  • The candidates in final year may also apply. However, they need to produce proof of passing engineering course by July 01, 2018.
  • They will also be required to submit the degree certificate within 12 days from the start of training at IMA.

Physical Standard to be Fulfilled: The following standards will be ensured during SSB but the candidates should know these in advance.

Height & Weight: The minimum limit for the height is 157.5 cms. However, the following is applicable:

  • For candidates belonging to the North East and hilly areas like Gorkhas, Nepalese, Assamese and Garhwalis, the height will be relaxed by 5 cms.
  • candidates from Lakshadweep, the minimum acceptable height can be reduced by 2 cms
  • The height has to be in-corelation with the weight.
  • Overall, candidates must be physically health and in good shape.

Permanent Body Tattoos: Tattoos are not allowed but for detailed Tattoos policy visit website

Apply for Indian Army TGC 2018 July Recruitment

The application form of TGC has been released online. The candidates can apply the loin from the link below.

Apply Online Here: The candidates can apply for TGC recruitment 2018 – From Here

In order to apply for the recruitment, the candidates need to click on the link above and then register by following the steps below:

  • Click on “Register” button.
  • Read all the given instructions.
  • Clik on “Continue” button.
  • Enter Personal Details like Aadhaar Number, Candidates Name, Father’s/Guardian’s Name, Mother’s Name, Date of Birth, E-mail Address, and Mobile Number.

Once, the candidate is registered they will get a Username and Password. With the help of it, they will be able to login and fill details in the application form of Indian Army TGC July 2018 Recruitment.

Indian Army TGC Vacancies Details

In all, 40 vacancies has been announced by the Indian Army. The discipline wise distribution of the vacancies is as mentioned below:

Engineering Streams (Listen in AI) Engineering Streams (AICET Appd) Vacancies
Civil Civil Engg, Civil Engg (Structural Engg), Structural Engg 10
Architecture Architecture Engineering 01
Mechanical Mechanical Engg, Mechanical (Mechatronics) Engg., Mechanical and Automation Engg 04
Electrical / Electrical and Electronics Electrical Engg, Electrical Engg (Electronics and Power), Power System Engg, Electrical and Electronics Engg 05
Computer SC & Engg / Computer Technology / Info Tech / M.Sc (Computer Sc) Computer Engg, Computer Science, Computer Science Engg, Computer Science & Engg, Information Science and Engg 06
Electronics and Telecommunication / Electronics and Communication / Satellite Communication Electronics & Telecommunication  Engg, Telecommunication Engg, Electronics and Communication Engg, Electronics and Electrical Communication Engg 07
Mettallurgical Power Electronics and Drives 02
Electronics and Instrumentation / Instrumentation Metallurgical Engg, Metallurgy and Material Technology, Metallurgy and Material Engg, Metallurgy & Engg & Material Science, Metallurgy and Explosives 02
Micro Electronics and Microwave Applied Electronics & Instrumentation Engg, Electronics & Instrumentation Engg, Electronics & Instrumentation & Control Engg, Instrumentation & Control Engg, Instrumentation Technology 01
Total 40

Selection Procedure for Indian Army TGC July Recruitment 2018

To select the applicants for SSB, the Indian Army determines a cutoff percentage. Engineering aspirants who surpass it are called for the at Selection Center and then for SSB interview round.

Cutoff for Indian Army TGC 127: The cutoff for shortlisting the candidates has been announced.

The candidates can check the Previous Year cutoff for Indian Army TGC 126 to get an idea about the minimum percentage as per which candidates will be shortlisted for SSB.

Engineering Streams Cutoff Percentage
Civil 63%
Mechanical 76%
Electrical / Electrical and Electronics 68%
Computer Sc and Engg / Computer Technology / Info Tech / M.Sc. (Computer Sc) 67%
Electronics and Telecommunication / Telecommunication / Electronics and Communication / Satellite Communication 68%
Electronics 60%
Metallurgical 60%
Electronics and Instrumentation / Instrumentation 60%
Micro Electronics and Microwave 67%

Selection Center: The selection centers are allocated in Allahabad, Bhopal, Bangalore, Karnataka, Kapurthala where candidates are interviewed by the Psychologist, Group Testing Officer, and Interviewing Officer.

  • After the interview, the selected candidates are sent call letter by the selection center.
  • It is sent to the registered e-mail/mobile number.

SSB Interview: Candidates selected at the center then have to appear for Service Selection Board (SSB) interview. It is a five-day task. The candidates who will clear SSB will be called for the Medical Examination. The qualifying candidates of medical examination will be finally recruited.

Medical Examination

A candidate recommended by the Services Selection Board will undergo a medical examination by a Board of Service Medical officers. Only those candidates will be admitted to the academy who are declared fit by the Medical board. The proceedings of the Medical Board are confidential and will not be divulged to anyone. However, candidates declared unfit by the Special Medical Board (SMB) will be intimated by the President of the Medical Board.

The procedure for request for Appeal Medical Board (AMB) will also be intimated to the candidates. Unfit candidates should report for AMB within a maximum period of 42 days from the date of SMB. Candidates declared unfit by AMB will be intimated by the President, AMB about procedure to challenge decision of AMB. Candidates must also note that Review Medical Board (RMB) will be granted at the discretion of DGAFMS based on the merits of the case and that RMB is NOT a right. Candidates will be considered medically fit only on receipt of the approved Medical documents from Directorate General Medical Services.

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