If you wish to join the Second Line of Defence ( Territorial Army), you must read all details regarding Recruitment here. TA Rally, Open Bharti related dates, venues are the frequent questions aspirants wish to know. We are providing you the complete schedule/ information for 2017-2018 on this page.
Besides you will get the updated content related with Indian Army Bharti/ Recruitment. The aspirants will get to know their age and education criteria here.
Before you join TA, you must have a bit of idea about it. This is type of Army with 2 lakh troops serving in it. It also has its domestic name called Terriers. This army has shown bravery on various occasions. This is the army of the volunteers who wish to give selfless services at the second line of Defence.
It means the soldiers under TA don't go to the actual borders but serve the country withing borders. Here are people from various walks of life with professional occupations. Some celebrities like Kapil Dev, MS Dhoni, Politician Sachin Pilot have joined TA at various ranks.
Types of Territorial Army ( TA) -
Infantry Battalion, Med Regt, Coast Battery, AMC Field Ambulance, Engineers Field Park Coy etc.
Read about some of the contributions by Territorial Army.
- India -China War of 1962.
- India- Pak Wars of 1965 and 1971
- Operation Pawan in Sri Lanka etc.
- Various Natural Calamities such as earth quakes, floods etc.
Everywhere the TA demonstrated its exemplary valour. Therefore, most youngsters wish to be the part of this great Indian Voluntary Security Force.
TA Army Recruitment -
We have already stated that at present it has the strength of 2 lakh soldiers. With the tussles with our two neighbours like Pakistan and China and to cope some internal disturbances, there is more demand from TA. As a result, recruitment is a part of the day. Various recruitment for various post keep happening. Read the Table that will show up the contents of the post.
|Name of the Body||Indian Army ( TA)|
|2.||Age/ Educational Qualification|
|3.||Venue of Bharti/ Rally|
|4. Official Link||http://www.territorialarmy.in/|
Age and Educational Eligibility for Territorial Army ( TA)
For getting recruited in TA, the aspirants' age must fall between 18 and 42. As for the educational qualification, the candidates must acquire it according to the posts. Below we are mentioning post-wise educational qualification.
For the Soldier ( GD) the aspirants must be 10th pass with 45% marks. Besides they must ensure at least 33 marks in each individual subject.
If you wish to apply for the clerical posts, you should be 12th pass with 50 % marks and 40% in individual subject.
For the technical posts, the candidates must have relevant degree/diploma.
For the posts of Tradesman, 8th/10th / ITI is required.
What is the Selection Procedure for Joining TA -
Physical Efficiency Test - That is the first and foremost test that checks the candidates' physical efficiency.
Written Exam - Those who clear the first hurdle faces the Written Test.
You can download TA Written Exam Study Material from here.
Latest Schedules for Joining Territorial Army -
This recruitment is done zone-wise. There are four following Recruiting zones -
One of our readers Mr RAM KR.BISWAKARMA has sent us the information for the TA Recruitment for Assam Region -
- 166 infantry battalion (TA)
- Total number of vacancies 45
- Soldier GD-42
- Location/Venue :- Thakurbari ( ASSAM )
- FOR ANY KIND OF INFORMATION :- Visit Official Website of TA.
- Rally date :- 07th AUGUST to 10th AUGUST
- Zone 1 has the following states - Haryana, Punjab, HP, J & K, Delhi, Chandigarh
- States that fall under Zone 2 - MP, UP, Chhattisgarh, Uttarakhand, Bihar, Jharkhand, Orisha
- Zone 3 Regions - Tripura, Mizoram, WB, Assam, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, A & N Island, Meghalaya
- Zone 4 Regions - Kerala, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Lakshadweep, Rajasthan, Goa, Daman & Diu and Pondicherry
Recruitment for Zone 1 -
Check Schedule for 160 Infantry Battalion Jak RIF
Total Posts are Forty Five. The schedule of the Bharti is from 17th of July 2017 to 28th of July 2017. The place of recruitment is - Panzgam ALG
Recruitment in 162 Infantry Battalion
There are Twenty Four Posts. The rally / bharti shall take place from 21st August 2017 t0 26th August 2017. Venue of Bharti is JAK LI Regt Centre, Srinagar.
For the 2nd Zone Bharti -
Recruitment for 108 Infantry Battalion Mahar
There are total Twenty Seven Posts. Schedule shall begin on 11th of Sept 2017 and ends on 16 September 2017. The venue is Dehradun (Uttarakhand).
We shall update the post with more Recruitment / Bharti / Rally of TA soon. Keep in touch for more. If you have any query regarding TA Bharti/ Rally or Recruitment, put it down in the comment box below.