Friday, 5 February 2016

How to Join Indian Army as an Officer

Indian Army is 3rd largest army in the world. President of India is the Commander-in chief of Indian Army. The main role of Indian army is to secure the nation from outside threats and terrorism. In India lots of regiment are serving nation since 1950. The main regiments of Indian Army are Sikh Regiment, Gorkha Rifles, Jat Regiment, Assam Regiment, Rajputana Rifles, Punjab Regiment and many more. Our solider always feel us proud. Many Solider sacrifice the souls for the country. Many soldiers shed their blood and died for the country.

Indian people are very patriotic and always ready to die for the country. Many of younger want to join Indian Army as officer and Indian govt. also give them chance to join Army as officer. There is lots way to join Indian Army as officer but today we discuss two major platforms to enter in the Indian Army on officer level. The two major platform are NDA and CDS.


N.D.A. is stand for National Defence Academy. When any cadet completes NDA training he join Indian army as a Second Lieutenant Officer. Minimum age for NDA is 16.5 and maximum is 19 years. For join National Defense Academy you have to clear NDA written exam as well as Interview.  Now question arise in your mind what is the qualification for NDA written exam. So here is the answer of your all doubt. The Minimum qualification for NDA written exam is 10+2 in any stream (Medical, Non Medical and Arts) or appearing in 10+2 class. In addition, they must be physically fit and healthy. NDA Exam is held twice a year in the month of April and September month.

Note:  Girls are not eligible for NDA .


Second option is join Indian army as officer is CDS. C.D.S. is stand for Combined Defence Services. When any student clears CDS exam and interview he or she join army as Caption level. Minimum age for CDS  is 20 and maximum is 24 years. Now qualification,Graduate candidate from a recognized university. In addition, he or she must be physically fit and healthy according to Indian army physical standard norms. Girls can also apply for CDS.

If you dream of being in the Indian Army and would like to join the army so these two options is very big opportunity for you. Many institutes also offer CDS and NDA Exam Coaching these days to crack the exam.  So work hard and your dreams will definitely come true.