Indian Army invites interested and eligible candidates for the NCC Special Entry Scheme 37th Course Commencing April-2015 Short Service Commission (SSC) for Male & Female. Applications are invited from unmarried/ married male and unmarried female or widow of defence candidates for for grant of Short Service Commission (SSC) in the Indian Army. Below are the key details of Indian Army NCC Special Entry 37th Course April-2015 :
SSC Vacancies : 54 posts [50 posts for male (Gen-45, Wards of Battle Casualties-5) and 04 posts for women (10% reserved for wards of Battle Casualties of Army only)]
Age Limit : Not below 19 years and not over 25 years (not born earlier than 02 Jan 1990 and not later than 01 Jan 1996)
Eligibility Criteria for NCC Special Entry
The NCC ‘C’ Certificate holders are eligible to appear directly for SSB for SSC (Non-Technical) at Officers Training Academy, Chennai :
(i) Educational Qualification : Degree of a recognised University or equivalent with aggregate of minimum 50% marks taking into account marks of all years. (ii) Service in NCC : Should have served for minimum two academic years in the senior Division of NCC (iii) Grading : Should have minimum of ‘B’ Grade in ‘C’ Certificate Exam of NCC.
Wards of Battle Casualties : Holding of NCC ‘C’ Certificate at the time of filling of applications not required. Wards of Battle Casualties send their applications direct to Addl. Dte. Gen of Recruiting, Recruiting NCC Entry, West Block-III, R.K. Puram, New Delhi-110066. A letter to the effect that the parent has been killed/ wounded/ reported missing in action issued by MP/Dte/ Respective Regimental Records and a copy of Part II Order notifying injuries and being classified as Battle Casualties in case of Service/Medically boarded out pers. Last date for receipt of application at Rtg Date 08/08/2014 for this category.
Pay Scale & Stipend : Stipend during the period of training is Rs.21000/-. On completion they will be commissioned as Lt in the pay scale of Rs.15600-39100 with Grade Pay Rs. 5400 and MSP Rs. 6000/- and other allowances.
Method of Selection for NCC Special Entry
All Applications in the prescribed format will be forwarded to Rtg. Directorate (NCC) through HQ DG NCC. The NCC Units/GP HQs will forward the applications to State Directorates who in turn will forward the same to Hq DG NCC. On arrival at the SSB, the Shortlisted candidates will be administered stage-1 of the two stage testing procedure.
Medical Examination : Candidates recommended by the SSB will go under Medical Examination by a Board of Service Medical Officers.
How to Apply: Apply on the plain paper as per the prescribed format. Applications should be posted to the Units from where the NCC ‘C’ certificate has been issued. Applications of candidates serving in the Armed Forces duly counter-signed by the commanding Officer should be sent to the OC, NCC West Block- IV , R.K. Puram, New Delhi – 110066. All NCC units will forward the application to DDG, NCC of the concerned state. DDG NCC will process all applications and forward them to Date Gen NCC.
Last date to Apply : Duly filled applications must reach at NCC Bn/GP Hq before or on August 08, 2014 .