Army Jammu
03 NOV 2019 TO 14 NOV 2019
04 SEP 2019 TO 18 OCT 2019
1. Army Recruitment Rally will be held for eligible candidates of districts Jammu, Kathua and Samba from 03 Nov 2019 to 14 Nov 2019 at Sher Bachcha Stadium, Samba (J&K). Gates will be open from 0230hrs to 0700hrs each day. Online registration is mandatory and will be open from 04 Sep 2019 to 18 Oct 2019. Admit Cards for the rally will be sent through registered e-mail. Candidates should reach the venue on given date and time as mentioned in the Admit Card.
2. Candidates will be screened for following Categories and as per Qualitative Requirements mentioned below:-
Category Age (Years) Born 
Between (Both dates inclusive) Minimum Physical Qualification Education Qualification
Height (cm) Weight (kg) Chest (cm)
General Duty 
(All Arms) 17 ½ - 21 01 Oct 1998
01 Apr 2002 163 48 77  (+ 5 cm expansion) Class 10th / Matric pass with 45% marks in aggregate and 33% in each subject. For Boards following grading system, minimum D Grade (33-40) in each subjects or grade which contains 33% and overall aggregate of C2 Grade.
Soldier Technical 17 ½ - 23 01 Oct 1996
01 Apr 2002 163 48 77 (+ 5 cm expansion) 10+2 / Intermediate Exam Pass in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Maths and English with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and minimum 40% in each subject.
Veterinary 17 ½ - 23 01 Oct 1996 
01 Apr 2002 163 48 77 (+ 5 cm expansion) 10+2 / Intermediate pass in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and minimum 40% in each subject.
Sepoy Pharma 19 - 25 01 Oct 1994 to
30 Sep 2000   
163 48 77
( + 5 CM expansion) 10+2 or equivalent exam pass in Science with 
Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English. Qualified in D 
Pharma with Min 55% marks in aggregate and registered with State Pharmaceutical Council / Pharmacy council of India. Individuals qualified in B 
Pharma with Min 50% marks and registered with State Pharmaceutical Council / Pharmacy council of India are also eligible.
Category Age (Years) Born 
(Both dates inclusive) Minimum Physical QR Education Qualification
Height (cm) Weight (kg) Chest (cm)
(All Arms) 17 ½ - 23 01 Oct 1996 to
01 Apr 2002 162 48 77 (+ 5 cm expansion) 10+2/Intermediate Exam pass in any stream (Arts, Commerce and Science) with 60% marks in aggregate and minimum 50% in each subject. Securing 50% in English and Maths / Accounts / Book Keeping in Class 12th is mandatory.
Soldier Tdn  (All Arms)10th 
pass 17 ½ - 23 01 Oct 1996 
01 Apr 2002 163 48 77  (+ 5 cm expansion) Class 10th simple pass. No stipulation in aggregate percentage but should have scored minimum 33% in each subject.
Soldier Tdn  (All Arms)8th pass 17 ½ - 23 01 Oct 1996 
01 Apr 2002 163 48 77 (+ 5 cm expansion) Class 8th Simple pass (for Syce, House Keeper and 
Mess Keeper). No stipulation in aggregate percentage but should have scored minimum 33% in each subject.
Note.  Education Certificates issued by Education Boards affiliated to / listed by COBSE, AICTE, CBSE and NIOS only will be considered.
Special Instructions (As applicable)
Class / Category Height (Cms) Chest (Cms) Weight (Kgs)
Ladakhi 157 77 50
Gorkhas both Nepalese and Indian 157 77 48
@ Relaxation in Physical Standards
Category Height (Cms) Chest (Cms) Weight (Kgs)
Sons of Servicemen (SOS) / Ex - Servicemen (SOEX) / War Widows (SOWW) / Widows of     Ex - Servicemen. 2 1 2
Adopted Son / son - in - law of a War Widow, if she has no son including a legally adopted son of Serving Soldier / Ex - Servicemen. 2 1 2
Outstanding Sportsmen (International / National / State / District level having secured 1st/ 2nd Position in last two years) 2 3 5
@ Note -  Relaxation in Physical Standards is either for wards of servicemen/ex-servicemen or sportsmen (not both) and is in addition to the Special Physical Standards
3 3. Candidates will be tested as stated below:-
Physical Fitness Test (At Rally Site) Remarks
1.6  Km Run Beam
(Pull Ups) 9 Feet 
Ditch Zig-Zag Balance
Group Marks Pull 
Ups Marks Need to Qualify Need to Qualify
Group I  - Up till 5 Min 30 Sec 60 10 40
Group II - 5 Min 31 Sec to 
5 Min 45 Sec 48 9 33
8 27
7 21
6 16
Physical Measurement (At Rally Site)
Physical measurements will be carried out as per the Physical Standards listed at Para 2 above.
Medical Test
(a) As per laid down medical standards at the Rally Site.
(b) Unfit candidates will be referred to MH/ CH/ BH/ GH for specialist review. Candidates referred for specialist review should present themselves to the nominated MH/ CH/ BH on 5th day from date of generation of medical review barring Sunday / Closed Holiday and report back to ARO for issue of Admit Card for CEE, in case declared FIT.
Written Test Through Common Entrance Examination (CEE)
(a) Will be conducted for medically fit candidates at nominated venue. Location, date and time of written test will be intimated at rally site and through Admit Cards.
(b) Admit Card for the CEE for the rally fit candidates will be issued at Rally Site itself.
(c) Admit Card for the CEE for the review fit cases will be issued after getting medically fit by concerned specialist/specialists at MH/CH/BH.
4. Candidates are required to bring following documents/certificates in original with two attested photocopies with them to the rally site:-
(a) Admit Card.    Printed on Laser Printer on good quality paper (Do not shrink the size).
(b) Photograph.Twenty copies of unattested Passport size colour photographs developed on good quality photographic paper in white background not more than three month old. Computer printouts / photoshopped photographs will NOT be accepted.
(c) Education Certificates.
(i) Education Certificates with marks sheet in original of all educational qualifications achieved by candidate i.e. Matric / Intermediate / Graduation etc from recognised School / College / Board / University.
(ii) Provisional / online education certificate should be certified ink signed by the head of the educational institution of concerned Board / University.
(iii) Candidates with matric certificate from Open School should bring School Leaving Certificate countersigned by BEO / DEO.
(d) State Subject Certificate (Permanent Resident Certificate).State Subject Certificate (Permanent Residential Certificate)issued by district administration.
(e) Caste Certificate. Caste Certificate with community and religion affixed with photograph of the candidate issued by the Tehsildar/District Magistrate, e.g. Dogra / Hindu.
(f) Religion Certificate. Religion Certificate issued by the Tehsildar/SDM.(If religion as “SIKH/HINDU/MUSLIM/CHRISTIAN” is not mentioned in caste certificate).
(g) School Character Certificate. School Character Certificate issued by the School/College Principal/Headmaster, where the candidate last studied / is presently studying.
(h) Character Certificate.    Character Certificate with photograph issued by Village Sarpanch/Municipal Corporation within last six months.
(j) Unmarried Certificate.    Unmarried Certificate for candidates less than 21 years of age with photograph issued by Village Sarpanch/Municipal Corporation within last six months.
(k) Relationship Certificate.  SOS/SOEX/SOW/SOWW Candidates are required to produce the following documents :-
(i) Relationship certificate issued from respective Record Office only duly signed by Record Officer with Personal number, Rank, Name and particulars of the Record Officer issuing the Relationship Certificate with office seal/stamp is endorsed. In addition the candidate will also submit an affidavit duly affixed with joint photograph stating the relationship affirmed before a 1st Class Judicial Magistrate or notary. Format of affidavit attached as per Appendix ‘A’.
(ii) A declaration to the affect as mentioned in the Affidavit on Ten Rupees Non-Judicial Stamp paper prepared by the ESM duly signed by1st class/Executive/Judicial Magistrate is required to be submitted by the candidate at rally site. Format of affidavit attached as per Appendix ‘B’.
(iii) Original Discharge Book of Ex-Serviceman also to be produced. Name and date of birth of the candidate must have been recorded in it.
(l) NCC Certificate.   NCC A/B/C certificates and Republic Day Parade certificate should have photograph of the candidate duly attested by issuing authority. Provisional NCC A/B/C pass certificates will only be accepted if authenticated by concerned NCC Group Commanders.
(m) Sports Certificate.
(i) Sportsmen who have represented India at International level and State at National level within the last two years. For list of sports under which, relaxation in physical standards is admissible, attention is invited to www.joinindianarmy.nic.inwebsite.
(ii) Sportsmen who have represented District at State level and University team or regional team at District level with 1st/2nd position within last two years. Sports certificates should be with registration number and from govt recognized sports institutes / bodies as under :-
(aa) All Sr / Jr National Championship certificates - Respective 
(ab) All State &Distt level certificates - Respective State
(ac) All University level certificates - Inter University
Sports Board.
(ad) All School level certificates - All India School 
(n) Affidavit.   Duly signed by candidate on Rs 10/- Non-judicial Stamp Paper as per specimen attached to this notification duly attested by notary will be submitted by candidate. Format of affidavit attached as per Appendix B.
(o) Single Bank A/C, PAN Card & Aadhar Card.  Single Bank A/C, PAN Card & Aadhar Card are mandatory documents for final enrolment for purpose of Pay & allowances and other social benefits scheme.
Important Instructions
5. Administration.   Candidates are advised to bring sufficient eatables and drinking water with them since recruitment is a time consuming process.
6. Candidates will be permitted entry into the rally site only on production of Admit Card in duplicate generated online through the official website Anyone found with fake admit card will be handed over to Civil Police.
7. Recruitment into the army is a free service. Candidates are advised not to pay bribe to anyone for recruitment as it is based purely on merit. Selection process during recruitment at all stages is computerised and transparent. Therefore, candidates are advised to be beware of touts as they cannot help them at any stage.
8. Candidates are advised to check their age & education criteria before participating in the rally. Candidates found under age/overage and not meeting education criteria will be disqualified.
9. Giving/taking bribe, production of bogus/fake certificates and indulging in unfair means is a criminal offence and liable for punishment under law.
10. Certificates with overwriting, tampering of seals or erasing/alteration of any type will not be accepted.
11. All documents submitted by the candidates are verified by government agencies before enrolment into Army. Strong legal action will be taken against individuals submitting fake documents. Even after recruitment, the service will be terminated if candidates are found to have produced fake documents or gave wrong information at the time of recruitment, despite the number of years of service individual may have rendered.
12. No compensation for death/injury/loss etc during the rally and no travelling allowance/dearness allowance for journey is admissible. Candidates will participate in the rally at their own risk and the participation is totally and entirely voluntary. The signing of Indemnity Bond is a mandatory requirement.
13. Use of Performance Enhancing Drugs.  Use of any kind of performance enhancing drugs is strictly banned. Candidates having been found to have used the same will be debarred from further screening.
14. Tattoo.   Permanent body tattoos are only permitted on inner face of forearms i.e. from inside of elbow to the wrist and on the reverse side of palm/back (dorsal) side of hand. Permanent body tattoos on any other part of the body are not acceptable and candidates will be barred from further selection. 
15. If 180 days or more lapse between screening medical at the rally and despatch, medical will be done again and unfit candidates in this review will not be recruited.
16. Selection is provisional till Rahdari Certificate is issued and candidates are despatched for training.
17. Mobile phones are not permitted in the rally site and at the time of CEE.
18. Candidates are advised in their own interest to undergo medical exam before coming for selection especially with respect to flat foot, poor vision, deformities and physical measurements. All are advised to ensure that their ears are free of wax by getting it cleaned by a doctor prior to the rally.
19. Candidates may have to present themselves at rally site for three to four days. Candidates should make arrangements for stay under their own arrangements.
20. Negative marking would be applicable in CEE.
21. Result of written examination will be declared on the official website No separate letter will be sent to the candidate. It is responsibility of candidate to check his result and report to ARO for documentation.
22. For more details, contact on telephone number  -  01912586837.
Disclaimer    The terms and conditions, given in the notification and on the website are subject to change and should, therefore, be treated as guidelines only. In case of any ambiguity, the existing policies, rules and regulations of Indian Army/Government of India will be final. Details are also available on website
Sd/-xxxxxxxx (Prashant Sharma)
Station : C/O 56 APO Col
Dated    :  31 Aug 2019 ARO Jammu
Appendix ‘A’
Joint Photograph of Candidate with Father / Mother / Brother Self attested by Father / Mother / Brother (as the case may be)
1. I, No ____________ Rank ________Name____________________of  _________(Unit) hereby declare that __________________(Candidates Name) s/o ___________________(Father’s Name) and __________________(Mother’s Name ) whose photograph is affixed above is my son / real brother.
2. Date of Birth of ______________________________(Candidate’s Name) is _______________ as per the Birth Certificate No _________________ issued by____________________ (Issuing Authority) and as recorded in the Matriculation Certificate No ___________________ issued by____________________ Education Board.
3. I undertake that I am liable to be punished under Army Act if the declaration made by me at paragraph 1 and 2 above are found to be incorrect / false at any stage besides candidature of my son / brother will be cancelled by the Military Authority.
Date : (Signature of Serving Soldier / Ex-Servicemen)
(Army No, Rank, Name & Unit)
Appendix ‘B’ AFFIDAVIT 
Passport size photo of candidate 
3.5 x 4.5 cm
1. I, Name __________________ Son of ______________________                                                  while applying for enrolment in Army solemnly affirm & state the following                                                  in my respect :-
(a) I belong to the following Caste / Religion :-
Caste _______ Sub Caste _________ Religion __________
(b) My Residential Addresses are as under :-
(i) Permanent Address (Address as per Native/ Permanent Resident  Certificate) :-
Father’s Name ________________ House No _______________
Vill/Mohalla ___________________ Tehsil __________________
Dist _________________ State ____________ PIN Code _______
(ii) Postal Address
Father’s Name ________________ House No _______________
Vill/Mohalla ___________________ Tehsil __________________
Dist _________________ State ____________ PIN Code _______
(iii) I fully understand that if enrolled, a detailed verification of my character and antecedents will be carried out by police and civil administration from my permanent address submitted above and also places where I have resided in the last five years.
(iv) My places of residence in the last five years are as stated under :-
S/No From To Residential address in full i.e., House Number,  Lane/Street/Road, Village/ Town/Mohalla, Thana, Post Office, 
Tehsil and District 
(c) I am married / unmarried.
(d) I hereby certify that I am not involved in any civil/criminal case.
I was involved in following cases but was acquitted.
(i) _________________
(ii) _________________
Following court cases / FIR are pending against me :-
(i) _________________
(ii) _________________
(e) Consent Certificate. I am below 18 years and my parents give their consent, for attending the Army Recruitment Rally. (if applicable)
Signature of Father ___________
(f) I am authorized to attend UHQ rally because I am son / brother of No ____________ Name ______________  Regt _______________.
(g) I hereby certify that I, son/brother of No ____________ Name _____________ Regt ________ am eligible for claiming bonus marks as none of my brothers have been enrolled in Army earlier/ I am not eligible to claim bonus marks (Cut whichever is not applicable).
2. I am aware that there is only one recruitment rally conducted in a recruiting year (01 April to 31 March) for every district and therefore I am entitled to attend only once every recruiting year from my home town district based on my nativity/domicile certificate. I fully understand that if I attend another recruitment rally in the same recruiting year, based on a different district Nativity/ Domicile certificate, my candidature will be cancelled and if enrolled, I will be dismissed from service. 
3. I am attending this recruitment rally based on the Nativity /Domicile certificate issued by 
________________ (mention the state government), details of which are as stated below :-
S/No Cert No Date of Issue Validity Issuing authority 
4. Details of nativity/domicile certificate held by me in past (if any) are as stated below :-
S/No District Issued by Issuing date Present status 
5. I hereby certify that till date I have attended the following Army Recruitment Rallies :-
S/No Recruitment Rally Venue Army 
Office Month Year and Category Applied For Nativity / Certificate used Domicile Address 
6. I give an undertaking that all documents submitted by me are correct. All documents issued by govt org / offices have been signed by authorized designated and govt officials. If any document at any stage is found fake or wrong info is furnished by me, I am aware that I will be dismissed from service and FIR will be lodged against me.
Signature of Notary Signature of Candidate