Join Indian Army After Btech/BE:19th University Entrance Scheme (UES)

July- August 2009. Government job after Btech/ BE


Indian Army


Only unmarried candidates can join Indian Army. Both male and female candidates can apply for UES after completing their engineering degree (Btech or B.E. ), whichever applies. 


Mainly UES or University Entrance Scheme has two modes of selection which we call as commissions. These two modes are

Firstly, The Short Service Commission or SSC. in which the candidates have the option of joining Indian Army and serving as a Commissioned Officer for 10 years. After 10years, the wish is of the candidate if he wants to continue or discontinue his services to the Army.

Secondly, The Permanent Commission which means a career in the Army till retirement. For a Permanent commission you have to join the National Defense Academy or the Indian Military Academy .

This present post considers the 19th University Entry Scheme (19 UES) for Permanent Commission in Indian Army July 2010-2011.

Unmarried female candidates in final year of engineering degree can also apply by putting her option for SSC (T) W -6 only commencing in October-2010.

Students in Final year and 3rd year can also

apply for the above job.

Eligibility criteria for joining the Indian Army:

Age :

Final Year Degree applicant- 19 years to 25 years

Pre-Final Year Degree applicant - 18 years to 24 years,

TGC-111 - 20 to 27 years, TGC-113 - 20 to 27 years, SSC (Technical) Men -35 : 20-27 years, SSC (Technical) Men-37 : 20 - 27 year,

SSC (Technical) Women -6 : 20 - 27 years.

Pay Scale: You need not to worry about payscale. Its decent 🙂 Thanks to 6th pay commission. (Rs. 8250-300-10050) …DA etc are excluded from this.

Branches which can apply:

Electronics,Tele-communication, Electrical, Electrical Communication, Electronics & Communication, Instrumentation, Computer Science & Engineering

Vacancies : 60 posts (for UES) (Civil-8, Electrical-8, Mechanical-6, Computer Science-7, Telecom-8, Electronics-7, IT-3, Architecture-3, Public Health Engineering -2, Construction Engineering -3, Industrial Engg. & Management -3, Mining-2)

Last date of receipt of application : 13th August, 2009.

Physical Standards:

Height-157.5 cm, For Gorkhas and individuals belongings to hills of North Easter region of India, Garhwal and Kumaon, the minimum height will be 5 cm less. For candidates from Lakshadweep the height will be reduced by 2 cms.

Application procedure:

Application should be on a plain paper as per the prescribed format.

A white envelope containing the application should be Super scribed in Red ink indicating clearly the branch of BE/ Btech applied for i.e ' Application for 19 UES Entry : ......... Engineering.

  Two unstamped self addressed envelop to receive an interview call letter should also be enclosed with the application.

Send your application so as to reach respective Command HeadQuarters pertaining to your city/ state as given below.

HQ Northern Command (A Branch), C/o 56 APO - for students studying in the State of J&K
HQ Western Command (A Branch), Chandimandir, Pin-134107. For students studying in states of Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Delhi and Chandigarh.
HQ South Western Command (A Branch), Jaipur (Rajasthan), Pin-302012. For students studying in the state of Rajasthan.
HQ Southern Command (A Branch), Pune (Maharasthra), Pin-411001. For studying in the states of Gujarat, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Goa, Tamil Nadu, Daman, Diu, Dadra, Nagar Haveli, Pondicherry, Lakshadweep and Kerala.
HQ Eastern Command (A Branch), Kolkata (West Bengal), Pin-700021. For students studying in the states of West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Tripura, Meghalaya, Mizoram and Andaman and Nicobar.
HQ Central Command (A Branch), Lucknow (UP), Pin-226002. For students studying in the states of Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Orissa, Uttarakhand, Jharkhand and Chhatisgarh .

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45 thoughts on “Join Indian Army After Btech/BE:19th University Entrance Scheme (UES)

  1. kunal chaniyal

    hello sir,
    i am a final year student of B.Tech in IT.i am a bit confused on a matter that how can i apply for the UES entry now as the last date has passed.
    i need your guidence on this matter as iam very serious and eager to join indian army.
    please help me.
    kunal chaniyal

  2. abhishek

    i am a btech 3 yr student and i want to join indian can i apply ues form now as the last date has passed.
    plz help me

  3. lalit bains

    i am a b-tech 3yr student, my trade is electrical $ electronics engg.(E.E.E.) and i want to join the indian can i apply for the test. what is the procedure give in detail. plz

  4. deepak

    if one should join the army, one should must prefer the infantry in army and in infantry one should must prefer the gorkha regiment

  5. priyadarshini

    SIR,iam priyadarshini doing my third year ,my course is COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGG[cse]i want to join in NCC camps or in ARMY.can u please say about this UES?


    As every one know that there is shortage of officers in indian army then why selection procedure is so
    hard that a person after clearing medical is not sure to get into final merit list.

  7. pradeep manore

    i m in s.e n doing mechanical engg. in i want d details of ues n dates on which i can apply for d ues....

  8. chetan

    i am doing instrument engg.scond year
    i want to know further dats of UES entry.

  9. Hellow sir,
    SIR,iam Pravin Mishra doing my third year ,my course is COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGG[cse]i want to join Indian ARMY.can u please say about this UES?

  10. radhika

    SIR,iam Radhika doing my final year B.TECH,my course is COMPUTER SCINCE&ENGINEERING[CSE]i want to join in NCC campus or in ARMY.can U please say about this UES, how can i apply for test,what is the procedure give in detail.plz

  11. sunny dharwal

    hello sir,
    i am the student of want to know that how i can join the Indian army by UES form. After entrance what will happend means which type of test they will take from us?
    and one thing what will be the percentage they want in our degree of
    i shall be highly thankful to you for this kind of act.

  12. Gagan Preet Singh

    I have applied for tgc-113 online......but at that time when i got the roll number, i forgot to take the hard copy of the application that i have got ssb letter the hard copy is needed.....Is there anything that can be done......??? I didnt get the mail also....

  13. kunal karthik

    hello sir,
    I'm Kunal studying my final (electrical). I don't have any idea about how to join in Indian army, but i want to join in Army.Would you please help me sir.

  14. Ankittomarhcst

    hello sir , i have cleared AFCAT-2011 (Airforce) . and now i m very confuse about ssb of airforce . please provide me information regarding this .


    RESPECTED SIR , WITH DUE RESPECT I WANNA TO ASK THAT  I M PURSUING B.TECH FROM , MECHANICAL  N M IN 2 nd year of aggregate of 70%age , sir can i apply for IMA  

  16. Bluephildexter

    Hello Sir,
    I am in 3rd year, electronics and telecommunication engineering. I want to make up my career into Indian Army. I am unable to get the best information. How to proceed ahead please let me know.

  17. Rs73146

    this is ravin sharma studing in my third year computer science engg. sir i want to know that if i have mild myopic disorder will it do the cause for the army i want to know can i do it with myopia(mild).reply

  18. manish kumar ojha

    sir i m doin my from autonomous college can i apply for the indian army??????

  19. hello sir
    i am in 3rd year information technology engineering.i want to make up my career in to indian army.i am unable to get the best to proceed ahead please let me know

  20. Bhanu_khurmi

    i am doing btech sir please tell me how to ge full information about this ima sir please please it was the most important aim for me in my life


    respected sir I am in third semester (ME). SO what are the ways for me to join indian armed forces now or later or after

  22. Sathifor1nce

    sir i am intrested join in indain army please sir tell about how to joining in army,i am studied 3rd year in computer science

  23. Tejaswini

    hello sir am doing 3rd year...i wold like to seek good future in army how can i enter in to which test i will appeare in to can i prepare for army.....give me detailed solution for my carrier thanking you

  24. Parveen6888

    hello radhika r u applying  online login on this site ........cds ke form  year  two time nkalte wo aap bhar sakte ho...............