Recruitment in the Army is broad based. Every male citizen, irrespective of caste, class, religion and domicile, is eligible for recruitment in the Army, provided he meets the age, educational, physical and medical standards.
Recruitment in the Army is carried out through the year through an open rally system. The recruitment programme is published in local newspapers, two weeks prior to the conduct of the rally by the concerned ZROs. The process of screening and enrolment is as follows: -
(a) Checking of documents. (b) Physical measurements. (c) Physical fitness test. (d) Medical examination. (e) Written examination. (f) Preparation of merit list. (g) Enrolment and Dispatch of selected candidates in order of merit to Centres.
Do Not be Misled By Touts. If You Wish to Join the Army, Attend Rect Rally Organized By Nearest ZRO/BRO
Bring following original documents along with three Photostat copies of each, duly attested: -
X th Class date of birth certificate.
X th/XII th Class marks sheet.
Character Certificate to be signed by village Sarpanch (not more than six months old).
Dependent Certificate (in case of son of Ex-servicemen/ War Widow/Widow) signed by record office.