Indian Army 48th Short Service Commission ( Technical ) Course ( Apr – 2017 )
Indian Army SSC 48th Men & 19th Women Technical Course Online Application last date has been extended upto 09th September, 2016 10:00 AM
Applications are invited from Married / Unmarried Male Engineering Graduates for 48th Short Service Commission ( Technical ) Course commencing in April 2017 at Officers Training Academy ( OTA ), Chennai for commission in the Indian Army in all Arms / Services.
Indian Army SSC Tech Vacancy 2016
Discipline wise Vacancies are as given below :
|Engineering Streams||Equivalent Stream ( AICTE Appd )||Vacancies|
|Civil||Civil Engg, Civil Engg ( Structural Engg ), Structural Engg||36|
|Mechanical||Mechanical Engg, Mechanical ( Mechatronics ) Engg, Mechanical & Automation Engg||10|
|Electrical / Electrical & Electronics||Electrical Engg, Electrical Engg ( Electronics & Power ), Power System Engg, Electrical & Electronics Engg||16|
|Aeronautical / Aviation / Aerospace / Ballistics / Avionics||Aeronautical Engg||10|
|Computer Science & Engg / Computer Tech / Info Tech / M.Sc ( Computer Sc )||Computer Engg, Computer Science, Computer Science Engg, Computer Science & Engg, Information Science & Engg||23|
|Electronics & Telecommunication / Telecommunication / Electronics & Communication / Satellite Communication||Electronics & Telecommunication Engg, Telecommunication Engg, Electronics & Communication Engg, |
Electronics & Electrical Communication Engg
|Electronics / Opto Electronics / Fibre Optics / Micro Electronics & Microwave||Power Electronics & Drives||11|
|Industrial||Industrial Engineering, Industrial Engg & Management, Industrial & Production Engg, Industrial Engg & Mgt, Industrial / Manufacturing||01|
|Automobile / Workshop Technology||Automobile Engg||02|
|Metallurgical||Metallurgical Engg, Metallurgy & Material Technology, Metallurgy & Material Engg, Metallurgy & Engg & Material Science, Metallurgy and Explosives||02|
|Electronics & Instrumentation / Instrumentation||Applied Electronics & Instrumentation Engg, Electronics & Instrumentation Engg, Electronics & Instrumentation Control Engg, Instrumentation & Control Engg, Instrumentation Technology||02|
|Architecture / Building Construction Technology||Architecture Engg||03|
|Food Tech / Bio Tech / Bio Medical Engg||Bio Technology, Medical Electronics||02|
Note 1 : These vacancies are tentative and may be changed depending on availability of training slots.
Note 2 : In case the engineering stream of the candidate is not listed above and candidates desire to claim equivalence, they may produce equivalence certificate of the concerned universities for the purpose. Recruiting Directorate will examine the case for acceptance based on the certificate issued by the concerned university for equivalence.
Indian Army SSC Technical Officer Pay Scale 2016
Pay Scale for Indian Army SSC Technical Officer 2016 : The candidates will be given a stipend of 21,000/- p.m. ( 15,600/- as pay in Pay Band plus Grade Pay of 5,400/- ). The stipend will be converted to pay for all purposes on successful completion of training and the allowances admissible will be paid. On completion of training they will be commissioned in the rank of Lt and entitled to pay as admissible to the rank. The promotion from Lieutenant to Lieutenant Colonel is on time scale basis and thereafter on selection basis subject to fulfillment of requisite service conditions. The pay scale and promotion criteria are as follows :
|Rank||Pay Bands / Scale||Grade Pay||MSP||Remarks|
|Captain||PB-3/15600-39100||6100||6000||On completion of 2 yrs|
|Major||PB-3/15600-39100||6600||6000||On completion of 6 yrs|
|Lt Colonel||PB-4/37400-67000||8000||6000||On completion of 13 yrs|
|Colonel||PB-4/37400-67000||8700||6000||On selection basis subject to fulfilment of requisite service conditions.|
|Lt General / HAG Scale||67000 - ( annual increment @ 3% ) - 79000||Nil||Nil|
|HAG + Scale *|
*Admissible to 1/3rd of total strength of Lt Gens
|75500 - ( annual increment @ 3% ) - 80000||Nil||Nil|
|VCOAS / Army Cdr / Lt Gen ( NFSG )||80000 ( fixed )||Nil||Nil|
|COAS||90000 ( fixed )||Nil||Nil|
Indian Army Allowances as Applicable : The rates of allowances applicable to officer are as under :
|Allowances||To Whom Applicable||Rates|
|Hard Area Allowance||Officers Posted in Hard Area||6750/- PM ( 25% of Basic Pay )|
|High Altitude||Officers Posted in High Attitude||11200/- PM|
|Uncongeniel Climate Siachen||Uncongeniel Climate Officers Posted in Siachen||14000/- PM|
|Highly active Field Area Allowance||Officer Posted at Highly Active Field Area||6780/-PM|
|Field Area Allowance||Officer Posted at Field Area||4200/-PM|
|Modified Field Area Allowance||Officer Posted at Modified Field Area||1600/-PM|
|Flying Pay||Officers Posted as Army Aviators||9000/- PM|
|Parachute Pay||Officers Posted in Active Parachute BNs / Regt||1200/- PM|
|Special Forces Allowance||Officers posted in Special Forces||9000/- PM|
|Transport Allowance||All Officers||3200/- + DA PM in A1/A cities and 1600 + DA PM at other places.|
|House Rent Allowance||To officers not provided Govt. Accommodation||10 - 30% of Basic Pay ( Pay Band + Grade Pay + MSP )|
|Kit Maint Allowance||All officers||400/- PM|
|Uniform Allowance ( Outfit Allowance )||All officers||Initial 14000/- and 3000/- every Three Years.|
|Qualification Pay / Grant for Service Courses||All officers undergoing specified courses||6000 to 20000/-|
|Instructional Allowance||All Officers Posted as Instructors||1800/-|
Note : In the case of allowances specific to Defence Forces, the rates of these allowance have been further enhanced by 50% as Dearness allowance has gone up by 100%.
Indian Army SSC Technical Course Eligibility 2016 :
a. Nationality : A candidate must either be :
- A citizen of India, or
- A subject of Bhutan, or
- A subject of Nepal, or
- A Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st of January 1962 with the intention of permanently setting in India or
- A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka and East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India. Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) and (v) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by Government of India. Certificate of eligibility will however not be necessary in the case of candidates who are Gorkha subjects of Nepal.
b. Age Limit for Indian Army SSC Technical 2016 :
48th Short Service Commission ( Technical ) Course ( SSC (T) ) : 20 to 27 years as on 01st April, 2017 candidates born between 02nd April, 1990 and 01st April, 1997 ( both dates inclusive ).
Important Note for Indian Army SSC Course 2017 :
- The Date of birth accepted by the office is that entered in the Matriculation or an equivalent examination certificate.
- No other document relating to age will be accepted and no subsequent request for its change will be considered or granted.
c. Indian Army SSC Technical Course Educational Qualification 2016 :
Candidates should have passed the Engineering Degree or studying in the final year examination of Engineering Degree course are eligible to apply. The candidates appearing in the final year examination of Degree Course should be able to produce the Engineering Degree within 12 weeks from the date of commencement of training at OTA. Such candidates will be inducted on Additional Bond Basis for recovery of the cost of training at OTA as notified from time to time as well as stipend and pay & allowances paid, in case they fail to produce the requisite degree certificate within the specified time.
Important Note : Candidates must note that the minimum educational qualification for induction into SSC (T)-48 Men is BE / B.Tech degree in the Engineering stream. Therefore, to become eligible for induction into SSC (T)-48 Men course, candidates studying in final year of engineering must complete all the formalities including practicals, projects, backlogs, viva voce etc for award of qualifying BE / B.Tech degree before 01st April, 2017 failing which their candidature is liable to be cancelled.