Indian Army Women Soldier Recruitment 2019 – Indian Army invites applications from eligible female candidates for recruitment of 100 Soldier General Duty (Women Military Police) in the Indian Army. The application form is in online mode and is active from April 25, 2019, to June 30, 2019. Recruitment is carried out in two stages. The first stage is a medical fitness test at the rally and the other is written test. The written test will be conducted for medically fit candidates at the nominated venue. Location, Date and time of the written test will be intimated at rally site and through Admit Cards. After the written test if the candidate is qualified they will be called for training. For more information on the application form, recruitment rallies, admit card, etc you can refer to this page.
Indian Army Women Soldier Recruitment 2019
The recruitment is done on the basis of merit based but however if the candidate has NCC ‘C’ certificate they are exempted from the written examination. The schedule for the whole recruitment process is as follows.
|Application Form (Start Date)||25 Apr 2019|
|Application Form (End Date)|
|Admit Card for Rally||To be announced|
|Medical Fitness Test||To be announced|
|Admit card for Written exam||To be announced|
|Written test||To be announced|
|Result||To be announced|
Eligibility Criteria for Indian Army Women Soldier Recruitment 2019
The eligibility criteria are clearly defined by the conducting authorities and some relaxations are also given on the basis of fulfillment of some criteria like caste, widowed, ex-servicemen daughter, etc. Check the detailed eligibility criteria mentioned below.
Age: Age of the candidate should be above 17 ½ and below 21 years of age. Upper Age limit will be relaxable up to 30 yrs of age (as on date of joining training) in respect of widows of Defence personnel who have died in harness.
Physical Requirements: Height should be a minimum of 142 cms and weight should be in proportion to the height and age as per Army medical standards.
Educational Requirements: Minimum education qualification is Matric / 10th / SSLC or equivalent with 45% marks in aggregate and minimum 33% marks in each subject studied at Matric /10th /SSLC level without mentioning any specific subjects.
- Fitness: To be deemed Fit, a candidate must be in good physical and mental health and free from any disability likely to interfere with the efficient performance of military duty in all weather and across all terrains.
- Gender: Any candidate if found to have predominantly masculine characteristics evidenced on external physical examination, will be rejected as UNFIT. Any candidate having undergone gender reassignment surgery will be declared UNFIT.
- Pregnancy: Any female candidate, if found to be pregnant shall be disqualified and her candidature rejected.
Indian Army Women Soldier Recruitment 2019 Admit Card
The admit card for the recruitment process will be released for both the stages of the exam. After the application form window is closed all the candidates who have applied will be screened and candidates having more marks in 10th class will be preferred and admit card will be released for them to come at the rally for the medical fitness test. The admit card will contain the venue location and date and time of reporting for the medical fitness test. The admit card for written examination will be released for qualified candidates as per the schedule.
Indian Army Women Soldier Recruitment 2019 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern for Indian Army Women Soldier Recruitment 2019 is different for different stages of the exam. First, the medical fitness test is conducted and candidates who are fit as per the test authorities are eligible for the written test. The application form has to be filled first but not all the candidates will be called for the rally. The screening will be done on the applications and the candidates having a higher score in class 10th will be considered first. If the 10th score is the same for more than one candidate then the candidate with higher age will be considered. For the written examination the passing marks are 32 out of 100 marks. The complete exam pattern is given below.
For the medical fitness test.
|Physical Fitness Test ( At Rally Site )||Remarks|
|1.6 Km Run||Up to 7 Min 30 Sec – Group -I|
Up to 8 Min – Group -II
|Long Jump 10 Feet||Need to Qualify|
|High Jump 3 Feet||Need to Qualify|
Written Test through Common Entrance Examination (CEE)
Common Entrance Examination Will be conducted for medically fit candidates at the nominated venue. Location, Date and time of the written test will be intimated at rally site and through Admit Cards. Negative marking would be applicable in CEE
Indian Army Women Soldier Recruitment 2019 Centers
The test venue for the written examination has not been disclosed yet. The test venue and time and date will be mentioned in the admit card of selected candidates. For the medical fitness test at the rally, the location near to the candidate address will be given. Some of the cities whose name has been disclosed for rally conduction are given as follows. The test centers can be different from those given below and will be mentioned in the admit card.
Relaxation in Physical Std
Relaxation is given in physical fitness test according to the army rules. Also upper age limit is relaxable up to 30 yrs of age in respect of widows of Defence personnel who have died in harness. The other relaxation in physical fitness is as follows.
|Category||Height (in cm)||Weight ( in Kgs)|
|Daughter of Servicemen, Daughter of Ex-Servicemen, Daughter of War Widow, Daughter of Widow of Ex-Servicemen||2||2|
|Adopted daughter/daughter-in-law of a war widow, if she has no daughter including a legally adopted daughter of serving soldier/ Ex-Servicemen||2||2|
|Widows of Def pers who have died in harness||2||2|
Bonus marks in written test (Common Entrance Examination)
|Category||Bonus Marks awarded|
|Daughter of Servicemen, Daughter of Ex-Servicemen, Daughter of War Widow, Daughter of Widow of Ex-Servicemen||20 Marks|
|Widows of Def pers who have died in harness||20 Marks|
|NCC A Certificate||5 Marks|
|NCC B Certificate||10 Marks|
|NCC C Certificate||Exempted from CEE|
- Only one relaxation can be availed
- Bonus marks will be accorded on qualifying in the written examination.
- Only one ward (daughter/son) of Service/Ex-Servicemen/War Widow/Widow of Ex-servicemen can avail bonus marks in the written examination.
- Original Certificates to be carried by all above categories at rally site.
Indian Army Women Soldier Recruitment 2019 Result
The result of the medical fitness test will be released first and after the written examination the final result will be declared. The written examination is qualifying in nature and candidates qualifying the passing marks will be called for training. The result date for the exam will be scheduled later. The candidates can check the result on the official website of the Indian army. No separate letter will be sent to the candidate. It is the responsibility of the candidate to check his result and report to ARO for documentation.
Q. Is the application available in offline mode?
A. No, the application can only be applied through the online mode.
Q. If a candidate is declared unfit in the medical fitness test then how many days will be given to rectify the fitness?
A. For minor physical problems, candidates are given a time of 14 days to prove their fitness. After the 14 days test is conducted again to check.
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