Indian Army NCC Special Entry Recruitment 2021: Last Day to Apply Online

Indian Army NCC Special Entry Recruitment 2021: Last Day to Apply Online

Indian Army NCC Special Entry Recruitment 2021:  Indian Army has invited applications for NCC SPECIAL ENTRY SCHEME 50TH COURSE (OCT 2021) SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION (NT) from Unmarried Male and Unmarried Female (including Wards of Battle Casualties of Army Personnel).

Start Date of Application: 16th June 2021

Last Date to Apply: 15th July

Age Limit

  • For NCC candidates (including wards of Battle Casualties) 19 to 25 years as on 01 July 2021 (born not earlier than 02 July 1996 and not later than 01 July 2002, both dates inclusive). 
  • Candidates should note that the date of birth as recorded in the Matriculation/Secondary School Examination Certificate or an equivalent certificate on the date of submission of applications will only be accepted and no subsequent request for its change will be considered or granted.

Educational Qualification

For NCC 'C' Certificate Holders:
Graduate with an aggregate of minimum 50% marks taking into account marks of all the years. Those studying in final year are also allowed to apply provided they have secured minimum 50% aggregate marks in the first two/three years of three/four years degree course respectively. Such students will need to secure an overall aggregate of minimum 50% marks if selected in the interview, failing which their candidature will be CANCELLED.

The candidate should have served for minimum two academic years in the senior Division/Wing of NCC and should have obtained minimum of ‘B’ Grade in ‘C’ Certificate Exam of NCC.

For Wards of Battle Casualties of Army Personnel:
Degree of a recognized University or equivalent with aggregate of minimum 50% marks taking into account marks of all the years. NCC 'C' certificate NOT required for Wards of Battle Casualties


(a) NCC Men - 50 (45 for General Category and 05 for Wards of Battle Casualties of Army personnel only). 
(b) NCC Women - 05 (04 for General Category and 01 for Wards of Battle Casualties of Army personnel only).

Total Vacancies: 55

Selected candidates will be detailed for Pre-Commission training at OTA, Chennai according to their position in the final order of merit, up to the number of available vacancies, subject to meeting all eligibility criteria.

How to Apply?

  • Applications will only be accepted online on the website Click on ‘Officer Entry Appln/Login’ and then click ‘Registration’ (Registrations not required, if already registered on
  •  Fill the online registration form after reading the instructions carefully. 
  • After getting registered, click on ‘Apply Online’ under Dashboard. 
  • A page ‘Officers Selection - ‘Eligibility’ will open. Then click ‘Apply’ shown against Short Service Commission NCC Special Entry Course. 
  • A page ‘Application Form’ will open. Read the instructions carefully and click ‘Continue’ to fill details as required under various segments. 
  • Personal information, Communication details, Education details and details of previous SSB. ‘Save & Continue’ each time before you go to the next segment. 
  • After filling details on the last segment, you will move to a page ‘Summary of your information’ wherein you can check and edit the entries already made. 
  • Only after ascertaining the correctness of all your details, click on ‘Submit’. Candidates must click on ‘Submit’ each time they open the application for editing any details.
Indian Army promises a career that is totally different from any other govt or private organisation. Joining Indian Army as an officer requires a lot of Hard Work and dedication. If you are thinking of making your career in the Indian Armed forces you should be aware about the selection procedure and the lifestyle of Indian Army.

If you have made your mind to join Indian Army, then you should stick to it and follow it till the time you achieve it. You will get direct SSB Interview if you clear the minimum cutoff percentage set by Indian Army. Joining Indian Army as a career offers a golden opportunity to be a part of world’s top Army and get yourself trained to be a Officer and a Gentleman for life. 

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