Indian army to hold recruitment drive for Agniveers
DIMAPUR — Indian army on Saturday informed that online registration from unmarried male candidates for selection as Agniveers for recruiting year 2024-25 under Agnipath scheme will commence from first week of February 2024.
Applications are invited from domiciles of all districts of Nagaland and Manipur and the recruitment of Agniveers would be carried out in two phases, informed a defence release.
In phase-I, online computer based, common entrance examination (CEE) would be conducted at selected centres in the state, while in phase-II, recruitment rally would be conducted for shortlisted candidates, who would appear in the merit list after online common entrance examination.
Candidates are asked to log into www.joinindianarmy.nic.in to check their eligibility status and create a personal profile. It stated that candidates, on successful filling the application, would be directed to SBI portal through a link on the website.
At the SBI portal, candidates need to make payment of INR 250 with bank charges, as applicable. The payment could be made through various payment options like debit/ credit cards, online banking or UPI.
It added that candidates would be required to have an active email and mobile number, which would be used for further communication by Indian army.
It informed that candidates have to select five choices for the exam centre. Candidates also need to enter Aadhaar number in online application and are advised to link Aadhaar to mobile number.
To provide candidates practice on online CEE as per their category, it informed that a category wise link has been provided on “Join Indian Army” website. Candidates are advised to carry out practice at least once before appearing for actual CEE.
It added that animated videos on “How to register” and “How to appear for online CEE” are also available on www.joinindianarmy.nic.in. Information on educational qualification, physical/ medical standards and job specification are also available on www.joinindianarmy.nic.in. It stated that candidates can apply in only one category for online registration.
The helpline numbers of Army Recruitment Office, Rangapahar, are 03862-249012 and 8974958673, email address at firstname.lastname@example.org. It further informed that candidates could also raise any kind of query on www.joinindianarmy.nic.in for necessary clarifications.