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Territorial Army Coaching


Territorial Army is a division of the Regular Army, which is trained to replace permanent troops in times of need. TA is a temporary force which acts as a power reservoir for the Army. It provides immediate assistance at times of disturbances and insurgencies.

Eligibility Criteria of Territorial Army:

  • Age Limit: 18 to 42 Years (as on date of application submission)
  • Educational Qualification: Graduation from Recognized University
  • Employment Fields: Self Employed OR Private Business OR Employee of Central/State or Semi-Govt. Unit. (Existing Employee of Para Military, Armed Forces and Police are not eligible to apply for TA)


Dates for Territorial Army Entrance Exam 2020

Starting Date of Online Application Forms December 2019
Closing Date of Online Application Forms Last week of December 2019
Exam Date Update soon


Two Step Selection Procedure

Step 1: Preliminary Interview Board
  • Paper 1: English Language ( Essay & comprehension)
  • Paper 2: General Studies ( multiple choice reasoning ability questions)
Step 2: SSB (Service Selection Board)
  • Selected Candidates receive an SSB call-up letter within 2-4 months later Preliminary Interview Board
  • Candidates will be tested witha regular commission(Candidates) for armed forces, no amendments in testing techniques for TA commission

Vital Points

  • UPSC Level papers and candidates should go through the basics of each subject
  • 50% Qualifying Marks
  • No Negative Marking
  • Written test qualifiers are supposed to arrive for the interview, candidates must work towards communication skills, good body language, maintaining a positive attitude, giving true facts & convincing abilities for success.
  • Candidates can be asked questions about background and acceptability for officer’s qualities
  • Written test is declared within 2-3 days and selected candidates are to be appeared after two days.
  • Intimation letters will be sent after 15-20 days of final result of the selected candidates.
  • SSB selected Candidates have to wait for 3-4 months before joining an infantry battalion in different zones.
Training-  Post Commission Training Activities
  • Basic Military Training at unit for 30 days
  • Advance Military Training at TA Training center for 30 days
  • Indian Military Academy training, Dehradun for 30 days
  • Cross-military attachment in army battalion(Regular) for 90 days

Rules Of Territorial Army

  • Commission is given to the rank of lieutenant
  • As per the training & military service, allowances, privileges and pay as regular army officers
  • As per the criteria, Promotions upto Lt. Col by time scale
  • Through selection, promotion to Colonel & Brigadier
  • Annual Training Camp at every battalion with 30 daysminimum and 60 days maximum
  • Exemption of two years can be given by the authorities as per candidates choice and aptness of service
  • Military courses (with voluntary training) as per candidates’ choice & aptness of the service
  • An option to convert the TA commission into Short Service Commission(regular); in case of below 25 years of age with two years of regular service as a Territorial Army Officer.
  • Special Unattached list of Territorial army officers 6 years maximum, mandated 14 days every year as per candidates’ choice & aptness of the service.
  • Whether it is full time or part time service; Territorial Army officers’ seniority doesnot get affected .
  • One can become Captainin four years; Major in eight years; lieutenant Col. In 15 years and above as per selection. As per the books, one can reach up to Major General.
  • Being in Service, a Territorial Army Officer can even apply for civil serviceexamination, can do both the service jointly. Such opportunities are not for regular officers

Eligibility for Ex-Army Officers

Age: 18 to 45 Years
How to Apply: Through Newspaper or other advertisement
Selection Procedure: Neither exam nor SSB; selection process includes verification of military experience,  interview(at Army Headquarters), Physical Fitness Test and Medical Examination.
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