Indian Army Recruitment 2024 for SSC Technical Entry

Indian Army recruitment 2024 has been announced for the 63rd SSC (Tech) for Men and the 34th SSC (Tech) for Women.

Punam Singh
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Indian Army recruitment 2024

Indian Army recruitment 2024

The Indian Army has announced the recruitment of its 63rd Short Service Commission (Tech) for Men and the 34th Short Service Commission (Tech) for Women. The course is scheduled to commence in October 2024 at the Pre-Commissioning Training Academy (PCTA).

Trade Name No. of Post for Men No. of post for Women
(i) Civil

(ii) Building Construction Technology

(iii) Architecture
75 07
(i) Plastic Tech

(ii) Remote Sensing

(iii) Ballistics

(iv) Bio Medical Engg

(v) Food Tech

(vi) Agriculture

(vii) Metallurgical

(viii) Metallurgy and Explosive

(ix) Laser Tech

(x) Bio-Tech

(xi) Rubber Tech

(xii) Chemical Engg

(xiii) Transportation Engineering

(xiv) Mining

(xv) Nuclear Technology

(xvi) Textile
17 Nil
(i) Mechanical

(ii) Production

(iii) Automobile

(iv) Industrial

(v) Industrial / Manufacturing

(vi) Industrial Engg & Mgt

(vii) Workshop Technology

(viii) Aeronautical

(ix) Aerospace

(x) Avionics
101 09
(i) Electrical

(ii) Electrical and Electronics

(iii) Electronics & Instrumentation

(iv) Instrumentation
33 03
(i) Computer Sc & Engg

(ii) Computer Technology

(iii) M. Sc. Computer Science

(iv) Information Technology
60 04
(i) Electronics

(ii) Electronics & Telecom

(iii) Electronics & Communication

(iv) Fibre Optics

(v) Telecommunication

(vi) Micro Electronics & Microwave

(vii) Opto Electronics

(viii) Satellite Communication
64 06

Candidates applying for these posts need to have a bachelor's degree in Engineering in a related trade to be eligible for this recruitment.

How to apply for Indian Army Recruitment 2024?


Aspirants willing to join the Indian Army through a short service commission and serve in the defense sector while leveraging their technical knowledge can submit their online application by following the given steps.

  • Visit the official website.
  • Click on ‘Login’ and then ‘Registration’.
  • Fill out the online registration form after reading the instructions carefully.
  • After registration, click on ‘Apply Online’ under the dashboard.
  • Select ‘Short Service Commission Technical Course’ and proceed to fill in personal, communication, and education details.
  • Save and Continue after each segment and review the summary before clicking ‘Submit’.
  • Attach the required documents.

The online application window will be open between 23rd January 2024 and 21st February 2024.


What is the selection process for Indian Army Recruitment 2024?

Candidates for this recruitment will be selected based on merit and will undergo training at the Officers Training Academy, Chennai. The final allocation of Arms/Services will be at the discretion of the Integrated headquarters of the Ministry of Defence.

Here, it is important to note that candidates must apply for only one entry or discipline. And, widows of Defense Personnel should apply offline directly to the Directorate General of Recruiting.


The recruitment drive presents a unique opportunity for eligible candidates who want to serve in the Indian Army’s Short Service Commission. Candidates are suggested to ensure that they meet all the eligibility criteria and follow the application process meticulously to join the esteemed institution.