RECRUITMENT NOTIFICATION OF HAVILDAR EDUCATION IN THE ARMY EDUCATIONAL CORPS IN SCIENCE AND ARTS STREAM
1. Applications are invited from eligible male candidates for recruitment as Havildar Education in Science and Arts streams in the Army Educational Corps of Indian Army.
2. Vacancies. Vacancies will be released at the end of recruiting process by the concerned Army authorities.
(a) Age Limit.
(i) Civilian Candidates. 20 to 25 years of age as on 01 Oct 2017 (i.e. Candidates born between 01 Oct 1992 and 30 Sep 1997 inclusive of both dates).
(ii) Serving Combatants on Remusteration. 20 to 28 years of age as on 01 Oct 2017 (i.e. Candidates born between 01 Oct 1989 and 30 Sep 1997 inclusive of both dates).
(b) Educational Qualification. The candidate must have working knowledge of either English or Hindi or both. Candidate should have graduation / post graduation degree from a recognised university.
(i) Science Stream. B Sc / B Sc(IT) / BCA / BE / B Tech / M Sc / M Sc(IT) / MCA / M Tech (with or without B Ed) with any of the following subjects:-
(aa) Physics (ae) Botany
(ab) Chemistry (af) Zoology
(ac) Mathematics (ag) Electronics
(ad) Biology (ah) Computer Science
(ii) Arts Stream. BA / MA (with or without B Ed) with any of the following subjects:-
(aa) English Literature (af) Political Science
(ab) Hindi Literature (ag) Economics
(ac) Urdu Literature (ah) Psychology
(ad) History (aj) Mathematics
(ae) Geography (ak) Sociology
4. Medical Standard.
(a) A candidate should have robust physique and mental health, chest should be well developed having minimum 5 cm expansion, should have normal hearing with each ear, should have sufficient number of natural teeth, i.e. 14 dental points with healthy gums. Candidate should not have diseases like deformity of bones, hydrocele, varicose veins or piles. (b) Serving combatants on Remusteration candidates must be in medical category SHAPE-1A. Remusteration candidates will be exempted from recruiting medical examination at the time of recruiting rally. A certificate indicating medical category duly signed by Army Medical Authority where individual is serving and countersigned by the Commanding Officer of the unit will be submitted by the candidate.
5. Minimum Physical Standards. Country has been divided into regions. Region wise minimum physical standards are as follows:- S No Region Height (cm) Chest (cm) Weight (kg) (a) Western Himalayan1 162 77 48 (b) Eastern Himalayan2 160 77 48 (c) Rest of the Country 162 77 50
Note:- Western Himalayan1 region comprises states of Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab Hills (Area South and West of the Inter State Border between Himachal Pradesh and Punjab and North and East of Road Mukerian, Hoshiarpur, Garh Shankar and Ropar), Garhwal and Kumaon (Uttarakhand).
Eastern Himalayan2 region comprises states of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam and Hill Region of West Bengal (Darjeeling Districts).
(a) Initial Screening. Screening of the candidates will be carried out by all the Headquarters Recruiting Zones, Independent Recruiting Office (Delhi Cantt). Candidates must obtain details from the concerned Headquarter Recruiting Zone / Independent Recruiting Office Delhi Cantt of which the individual is a permanent native/resident. Postal addresses of all Recruiting Offices are given at Para 10.
(b) Physical Fitness Tests (PFT). As part of screening process the candidate will be subjected to PFT. Candidates are required to qualify in all physical fitness tests. Marks obtained in PFT will not be considered while finalizing the final merit. The following tests will be conducted in accordance with the laid down standards in vogue :-
S No Physical Fitness Test
(i) 1.6 Km run
(ii) Pull up (Beam)
(iv) 9 feet ditch
7. Recruitment Procedure.
(a) Written Examination. Only those candidates selected in the screening and declared medically fit will be permitted to appear in the written examination. Written examination will be conducted on 30 Apr 2017 and will comprise of two papers as follows:-
(i) PAPER- I. Paper-I will be common and compulsory for all candidates. This paper will consist of 50 objective type questions on general awareness and general English.
(ii) PAPER-II (Science Stream) (Maximum Marks - 50). This paper will be compulsory for science stream candidates. It will consist of 50 objective type questions from Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Biology and Mathematics.
(iii) PAPER-II (Arts Stream) (Maximum Marks - 50). This paper will be compulsory for Arts stream candidates. It will consist of 50 objective type questions from History, Geography, Political Science, Economics and Mathematics.
9. How to Apply.
(a) The recruitment will be carried out through all the Headquarters Recruiting Zones and Independent Recruiting Office (Delhi Cantt). (b) Civil Candidates can appear for screening and written exam only in the Headquarter Recruiting Zone or Independent Recruiting Office (Delhi Cantt) covering their place of domicile. Service candidates will appear in the Recruiting Zones or Independent Recruiting Office (Delhi Cantt) nearest to their place of posting.
(c) Application submitted to a different organization of which the candidate is not domicile of, will be rejected.
(d) Submission of Application by Civil Candidates. Applications from civil candidates applying for Havildar Education will only be accepted online on website www.joinindanarmy.nic.in. [Detailed instructions given in „INSTRUCTIONS FOR ONLINE APPLICATION‟]
(e) Submission of Application by Remusteration Candidates.
(i) Application filled strictly as per Pro-forma given in the notification and duly approved by the CO /OC Unit be forwarded by the Unit of the candidate along with the required documents to respective Record Offices who will then forward the same to concerned Headquarter Recruiting Zones or Independent Recruiting Office (Delhi Cantt) nearest to the place of posting of the candidate. Top outer cover of envelope should read “APPLICATION FOR HAVILDAR EDUCATION 2017” inscribed in red ink.
(ii) Advance copy of the application along with required documents be forwarded to the concerned Headquarter Recruiting Zones or Independent Recruiting Office, Delhi Cantt (Nearest to the place of posting).
(iii) Affix your recent passport size photograph without sun glasses at the space provided in the application form. Photograph taken with Polaroid camera or computer print will not be accepted. An additional self attested photograph also be submitted along with application form.
(iv) Candidate whose application has been rejected earlier may apply if eligible/age permits.
(v) Incomplete application will be rejected.
(f) All the above terms and conditions, vacancies and selection procedures are subject to change from time to time. Only male candidates are eligible to apply.
(g) List of recognised universities to be verified from the official website of UGC/AICTE or the nearest Headquarter Recruiting Zone / Army Recruiting Office/ Independent Recruiting Office, Delhi Cantt.
(h) Candidates who are serving with any organization and are selected for the interview will produce “No Objection Certificate” from their employer at Zonal Recruiting Office before dispatch.
(j) Touts and agents have no role to play and candidates are advised not to be lured by such agents/agencies.
(k) The candidates are required to produce the following original documents, when called for screening:-
(i) Character certificate by Sarpanch of the Village or authorized signatory of the State Government.
(ii) Domicile/Resident/Nativity certificate from the authorized signatory of the State Government.
(iii) Original Certificate from matriculation onward and detailed Mark sheet of each year separately pertaining to Educational qualification.
(iv) NCC Certificate in original, if applicable.
(v) Son of servicemen/Ex-servicemen, son of war widow/son of widow, certificate in original, if applicable.
(l) Permanent body tattoos are only permitted on inner face of forearms i.e., from inside of elbow to the wrist and on the reverse side of palm/back (dorsal) side of hand. Permanent body tattoos on any other part of the body are not acceptable and candidates will be barred from further selection. Tribes with tattoo marks on the face or body as per their existing custom and traditions will be permitted on a case to case basis
11. Online Registration. Online Registration will open on 30 Oct 2016 at 1000 Hrs. Online registration will be closed on 29 Nov 2016 at 1700 hrs.