December 31, 2020: Indian Army has officially released a recruitment notification inviting unmarried applicants for the recruitment of the NCC Special Entry Scheme 49th Course (April 2021) for the Short Service Commission (NT) on its official Indian Army website. All such unmarried candidates (including the wards of battle casualties of army personnel) who are interested and satisfy the eligibility requirements can visit the official website @joinindianarmy.nic and apply online for the aforesaid posts from January 8 till February 6, 2021.
Candidates are allowed to appear for only one of the Services Selection Board (SSB) interview, i.e they can appear for either SSC (NT) (Women)-27 Course (Apr 2021)/SSC (NT)-113 Course (Apr 2021) as CDSE candidate or appear for the NCC (Special) Entry-49 Course (Apr 2021).
Indian Army has released a total of 55 vacancies for the NCC Special Entry, in which 50 vacancies are for NCC Men and the remaining 5 for NCC women.
Go through the table below to know the vacancy details for the Indian Army NCC Special Entry Recruitment 2021.
|Name of the Posts||Total vacancies|
|NCC Men||50 posts (45 for General and 5 for wards of battle casualties)|
|NCC Women||5 posts (4 for General and 1 for wards of battle casualties)|
Check the table to know the eligibility criteria for the Indian Army NCC Special Entry Recruitment 2021.
|For NCC 'C' Certificate Holders||For Ward of Battle Casualties of Army Personnel|
|Educational qualifications||Candidates must have completed graduation in any relevant stream with 50 % marks from a recognized institute/university or those who are in final year can also apply only if they've secured at least 50% marks in the previous semester exams||Must have completed graduation in any stream with 50% or equivalent marks from a recognized institute/university (NCC 'C' Certificate is not required)|
|Service||Must be experienced with at least 2 or 3 years in the division/wing of NCC||-|
|Grading||Must have obtained 'B' Grade in ‘C’ Certificate Exam of NCC (those who don't have the NCC ‘C’ Certificate aren't eligible to apply||-|
|Shortlisting of the Candidates||Integrated HQ of MoD (Army) shortlisted the candidates applications and after the process of shortlisting is done, the selected candidate will be intimated about it through the registered mobile number or email ID|
|SSB Interview (Stage-I & Stage-II)||Only the shortlisted candidates will be called for the SSB interview process that will be held at Bhopal(MP), Bangalore (Karnataka), Allahabad(UP), and Kapurthala (PB). Admit cards for the interview process will be issued by the selection center through the candidate's registered number or email ID|
|SSB interview will be conducted for five days in 2 stages and those who fail to qualify for the Stage-II will have to return on the same day|
|Medical Exam||Those who qualify the Stage-II will have to undergo medical exam|
|Merit lists||Those who qualify the medical tests will be provided with a joining letter based on the merit obtained by them|
It has been notified that candidates who are appointed as an officer will be on a probation period for 6 months from the start of the commission. If the candidate is reported on or within the completion of the probation period as unfit to retain the commission, the candidate's service will be terminated any time before or after the conclusion of the probation period.
|Lieutenant - Level 10||INR 56,100 - INR 1,77,500|
|Captain - Level 10 B||INR 61,300 - INR 1,93,900|
|Major - Level 11||INR 69,400 - INR 2,07,200|
|Lieutenant Colonel - Level 12A||INR 1,21,200 - INR 2,12,400|
|Colonel - Level 13||INR 1,30,600 - INR 2,15,900|
|Brigadier - Level 13A||INR 1,39,600 - INR 2,17,600|
|Major General - Level 14||INR 1,44,200 - INR 2,18,200|
|Rs.Lieutenant General HAG - Scale Level 15||INR 1,82,200 - INR 2,24,100|
|Lt Gen HAG+Scale - Level 16||INR 2,05,400 - INR 2,24,400|
|VCOAS/Army Cdr/ Lieutenant General (NFSG) - Level 17||INR 2,25,000/-(fixed)|
|COAS Level 18||INR 2,50,000/-(fixed)|
|Military Service Pay (MSP) - MSP to the officers from the rank of Lt to Brig||INR 15,500/- PM (fixed)|
Interested candidates who meet the requisite eligibility criteria can visit the official Indian Army website and apply online for the Indian Army NCC Special Entry Recruitment 2021 from January 8, till February 6, 2021. A direct link to apply online for the aforesaid posts of Indian Army NCC Special Entry Recruitment 2021 is provided below.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.