How to join Indian Military Academy

The Indian Military Academy, IMA Dehradun is the most premier training Academy of Indian Army which was established in 1932. Basically IMA is meant for the training of male candidates for permanent commission in Indian Army. In the foot hills of Himalayan mountains and within the beauty of Dehradun you can easily find Gentlemen cadets learning and performing drills, exercises, weapon training, and Physical training along with camaraderie of Defence forces. Academy is located in intense peaceful location. IMA offers outstanding career opportunities to courageous young cadres.

How to join Indian Military Academy

The campus is about 8 km west of Dehradun in the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand. It lies on National Highway 72, which separates the North and South Campus. The trainees of IMA are referred as Gentleman cadets because in graduation they also learn to hold the highest value of morality and ethics.

Each candidate have to follow the selection procedure to be a part of IMA, there are various levels for which candidate have to get prepared to join IMA inside IMA Cadets undergo training for one year. Exceptions are trainees selected via the Combined Defence Services Exam of UPSC. These cadets who are graduates of a non-military college undergo training for one and a half years.

Selection procedure is followed by 3 major steps:

  1. Written exam
  2. SSB interview
  3. Medical examination

How to join Indian Military Academy

There are some entries through which courageous men can join IMA:

  • NATIONAL DEFENCE ACADEMY (NDA)
  • CPMBINED DEFENCE SERVICES (CDS)
  • TECHNICAL GRADUATE COURSE (TGC)
  • UNIVERSITY ENTRY SCHEME (UES)
  • ARMY EDUCATIONAL CORPS (AEC)
NDA (National Defence Academy)

National Defence Academy examination is organized by UPCS twice a year through this only male candidates who have passed or appearing in class 12th can make their career in Armed Forces. When candidate gets selected in NDA and chooses Army as a first preference then he undergoes 3 yeareducational training at NDA Khadakwasla and then 1 year military training at IMA.

  • Agecriterion – 16 ½ – 19 ½ years
    for upcoming notifications of this coming year 2018 DOB is given below:
    NDA-I 2018 –
    Date of birth must fall between 02 July, 1999 and 01 July, 2002 (Both Dates Inclusive).
    NDA-II 2018 –
    Date of birth must fall between 02 January, 2000 and 01 January, 2003 (Both Dates Inclusive).
  • Educational Qualification The aspirants must have passed or must be appearing in 12th standard or equivalent.
  • Important Dates –
    NDA-I 2018 – Date of notification– 15 January, 2018 to 05 February2018
    Exam Date – 22 April, 2018
    2. NDA-II 2018 – Date of notification – 06 June, 2018 to 02 July, 2018
    Exam Date – 9 September, 2018
Combined Defence service (CDS)

How to join Indian Military Academy

Combined Defence Examination is organized by UPCS twice a year through this male and female both candidates who have passed their graduation or appearing can make their career in armed forces. But only male candidate can join IMA, when they choose Army as preference. While female candidate gets training at OTA Chennai.

  • Age for IMA – 19 – 24 years (Male)
    For upcoming notifications of this coming year 2018 DOB is given below:
    CDS-I 2018 – For IMA, Date of birth must fall between 2nd January, 1995 and 1st January, 2000 (Both Dates Inclusive).
    CDS-II 2018 – for IMA Date of birth must fall between 2nd June, 1995 and 1st June, 2000 (Both Dates Inclusive).
  • Educational Qualification The candidate must have a graduation degree or equivalent. (For both IMA and OTA)
  • Important Dates
  1. CDS-I 2018 – Date of notification – 08 November, 2017 to 04 December, 2017
    Exam Date – 4 February, 2018
  2. CDS-II 2018 – Date of notification– 08 august, 2018 to 03 November, 2018;
    Exam Date – 18 November, 2018
TGC Technical Graduate Course (Direct Entry)

Those who are studying in final year/ have completed BE/B.Tech in stream like mechanical, electrical, civil, electronics and Computer science, can also join IMA through Technical Graduate Course.  The duration of training is of 1 year

  • Age 20 -27 years
    For upcoming notifications of this coming year 2018 DOB is given below:
    TGC 127 – Candidates whose date of birth is falling between 02 July 1991 and 01 July 1998 (Both Dates Inclusive) are eligible.
    TGC 128 – Candidates having their date of birth falling between 02 January 1992 and 01 January 1999 (Both Dates Inclusive) are eligible.
  • Educational Qualification  The candidates having an engineering degree in notifying discipline are eligible for the entry. Keep checking on joinindianarmy.co.in
  • Important Dates
    Notification may release nearby given dates below
    TGC 127 – October 2017 – November 2017
    TGC 128 – May 2018 – June 2018
UES University Entry Scheme:

This entry is for those of you who are willing to apply for Army in Pre-Final Year of Engineering.  Look out for the advertisement published in leading newspapers/employment news in month of May/ June every year. And keep checking www.joinindianarmy.co.in

How to join Indian Military Academy

AEC Army education Corp (Direct Entry)

You can join this Education branch of army after Post Graduation. Notification is made by Additional Directorate General Recruiting / AG Branch twice a year in May/Jun and Nov/Dec. The qualification to join this branch is MA / MSC in 1st or 2nd division in notified subjects from recognized university.

  • Age  23 – 27 years
    For upcoming notifications of this coming year 2018 DOB is given below:
    AEC 127 – Date of birth of candidate must between 2 July 1991-1 July 1995 (Both Dates Inclusive).
    AEC 128 – Date of birth of candidate must fall between 2 January 1992 and 1 January 1996 (Both Dates Inclusive).
  • Educational Qualification candidates who have passed M.A and M.Sc. in notified disciplines as mentioned in the official notification are eligible for the entry.
  • Important Dates-
    Notification may release nearby given dates below

    AEC 127 – notification will be released by November – December 2017
    AEC 128 – Notification will be release by May – June 2018

After all this entry the final list is prepared after SSB interview and medical examination SSBinterview is organised by Service selection Board that is 5 days long process in which aspirants are assessed completely on three platforms:

  1. Karmana- it means physical stamina and courage.
  2. Mansa- it means psychological testing.
  3. Vachaa- it means social interaction and communication skills.

Those who qualified SSB will further go for physical medical checkup:

  1. Candidate must be free from any disease and disability
  2. Should not have any disease of joints and bones.
  3. Urine and blood examination is done to check infection free body
  4. Eye sight is properly tested as per the standards
  5. Height and weight ratio should be optimal.

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