Short Service Commission (Trainee) - Indian Army


The history of Indian Army dates back almost thousand years back. The Indian Army is battle trained efficiently after fighting four major wars, as well as insurgency and other low intensity wars. The headquarters of the Indian Army was started in the Red Fort at Delhi.

The field force of the Indian Army is classified into Corps. The Corps Headquarters handles all the three to five divisions of the arms field army. The Army includes many divisions such as armored divisions, mountain divisions, infantry divisions, Order of Battle, and mechanized divisions.

Job Profile:

Indian Army invites application from eligible Indian citizens for the post of Short Service Commission (SSC) Officer in Army Medical Corps.

No. of posts: 100

Pay Scale – Rs. 15600 - 39100 + Grade pay of Rs. 6100 + MSP of Rs. 6000.


Age criteria – The maximum age limit is 45 years (Relaxable as per rules).

Educational Qualification – The candidates must have passed final year MBBS in first/ second attempt and must have completed internship. The candidates must have a permanent registration from any Medical Council. Candidates with Post graduation degree such as MD/ MS/ MCh/ DM may also apply. For more details refer the Indian Army’s website.

Selection Process:

Candidates are selected through interview.

Expected interview date – In the month of July/ August 2011.

How to apply:

Interested eligible candidates must apply through the application form as prescribed in the website link . Completely filled application form must be sent to following address along with required enclosures:

The Office of the Director General,

Armed Forces Medical Services/ DG-1A,

Ministry of Defence,

‘M’ Block,

New Delhi – 110001

Application fees:

Demand draft of Rs. 200 must be drawn from any Nationalized Bank in favor of the Director General Armed Forces Medical Services (APF Fund), payable at New Delhi.

Contact Details:

Webmaster, Indian Army

Room No B-30, ADG PI

South Block

Integrated Headquarters of MoD (Army)

New Delhi- 110011

Last date to apply: 16.05.2011

For more complete and detailed information regarding the post visit the Indian Army’s website



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7 Responses to “Short Service Commission (Trainee) - Indian Army”

  1. 7
    Anil kumar:

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  4. 4

    when ssc applications receive and how to apply that exam…and how to prepare this exam…

  5. 3
    nitin singh:

    i want to know about exam date of short service commission

  6. 2

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    Gurleen mann:

    Respected Sir/madam,
    I have done my post graduation in mba,i would like to know whether i am eligible to apply for short service comission as i am very interested in making my career in this.

    Thank you