Indian Army GD Written Exam Syllabus, Topics, Books & Test Papers

Syllabus/Topics
Books
Test Papers

Indian Army – A passion for thousands and a dream for many. With such a bright future that youth feels a great attraction towards Indian Army. They desperately want to join Indian Army, the spirit of patriotism is in the blood of youngsters.

See also: Indian army important question answers pdf – download

It has been almost 69 years when Indian Army was established on 15 August 1947. Since then, the craziness never lacked down in the youth of our Country. Every year, there is a mass of volunteers getting recruited in this department.

This year too, Indian Armed force has released the general duty(GD) recruitment for all those deserving candidates who are having the dream to become a soldier.

So, if you too consider yourself a true patriot, then Join Indian army. Apply for the recruitment released and go for the Written Exam. Here, you will get all sort of help including Syllabus, Topics, Books And Test Papers of Written Exam. We are helping you to become a soldier because it’s a proud privilege for us too.

Army General Duty(GD) Written Exam Syllabus – Marking Scheme pdf

Want to fulfill your dream? Want to be the part of one of the World’s Biggest Army? Want to get recruited in Indian Army? you can do it with the right track and a good strategy, and it will be all done.

If you want tips on how to prepare for Indian army written exam, then click on the link given.

First of all, let me tell you that there will be a written exam of 100 marks comprising of 50 objective type questions from Mathematics, General Knowledge, and General Science. Have a look on the marking scheme.

  • General Knowledge – 30%
  • General Science – 40%
  • Mathematics – 30%

It’s time to check out the syllabus subject wise, which would help you to decide the preparation strategy and exam criteria.

General Knowledge – 30%

This section of written exam will contain 30% of weight age, and one among the section which has the vast syllabus. The more you read, the more you will explore.

 Topic Questions From
Awards & Prizes National awards, Gallantry awards, Nobel prizes
Terminology Geographical terms, Economic terms, Astronomical terms, Legal terms, and Misc terms.
Abbreviations National and International
History Important dates & battles in Indian and world History and Landmarks of Indian History, national movement.
Geography Solar System, Space exploration, The Earth, Principal Peaks, Deserts, Rivers, Lakes and famous Waterfalls, Geographical Tallest, Biggest and Longest etc.
Sports National and International
Other Topics  UNO, Indian Armed Forces, Indian Towns, States, and UTs, Institutions and research stations, International space stations and festivals of India and world, Indian News Agencies and Dailies, Continents and Sub Continent, Inventions and Discoveries, Environment, The Constitution of India, Religious Communities and Principal Languages, National and International Days, International Organizations, Books and Authors, The world of  plants and animals, Current Affairs and “Who`s Who”.

General Science – 40%

This section comprises of the highest percentage of questions in the written exam of Soldier general Duty, and you need to focus especially on this section of course. Have a look at the topics covered in the syllabus.

Topic Questions From
Biology General Biology(Related to day to day activities)
Scientific Terms Commonly used scientific terms in daily life also includes  Research Institutes in India
Physics General Physics(Related to day to day activities)
Chemistry General Chemistry(Related to day to day activities)

Mathematics – 30%

Mathematics is such a marks scoring subject in the written exam, and you can easily make your overall percentage by scoring well in this. Just a little effort and correct knowledge are needed and you will be all done. Check out the syllabus and start practicing.

 Topic  Questions From
Mensuration Area and perimeters of Squares, rectangles, parallelograms and circles, volume and surface area of cube, cuboids, cone, cylinders and sphere.
Geometry Lines and angles, triangles, quadrilaterals, and parallelograms and circles.
Arithmetic Unitary method, time, work and distance, simple interest, numbers, HCF, LCF, Decimal, fraction, square roots, percentage, average, ratio and proportion, partnership, profit, and loss.
Algebra Basic operations and factorization, HCF and LCM, quadratic equations.

Books For Indian Army GD written Exam

Though there are tons of reading and practicing material available on the internet, but still here are some suggested books for Indian army GD written exam. Books are the best way when it comes to smart study. You need to study smartly as the time is less and you have to cover more. So, go for the books suggested by the experts, here they are:-

  • NER – You will easily get this book from any nearby book shop, or you can also order it from some online shopping store. I would recommend this book because this is a full package of study material with lots of questions.
    Each chapter contains so many solved problems on the basis of previous year papers. You will get a mass of questions to practice the concepts covered in the chapter.
    Hints and solutions will also be there, and this will definitely help in your preparations.
  • ACC – This book is simply best for all those who are preparing for Indian Army GD Exam as well as for those who are also preparing for SSB, as this book will help you to get prepare for SSB too.
    There will be questions from previous year exams which will help you to practice at its best.
    Moreover, you will get all current affairs and General Ability questions in this book.

Indian Army GD Free Test Papers

One of the best ways to prepare for any exam is practicing the previous years papers. They not only give you the idea about the types of questions that are asked, but it also sets your mind and hands to work together, as time is an important factor in the exam. Practicing previous years paper can benefit you in many ways, let me illustrate some of the benefits of practicing them.

Download GD test paper

  • First of all, test papers make you more efficient. The more you practice, the more you will get close to the correct answers. Hard work always pays off.
  • Secondly, You come to know all the important questions, and this makes your queries a little bit easier. Once you get to know the important questions, you don’t have to put that much effort on the other once.
  • Solving test papers enhance your confidence level, for sure. Things will automatically get easy once you acquire confidence in you. The more the number of the right answers, the more confidence you will have.
  • Exam pattern, on a serious note, test papers exactly clear up the confusions of aspirants. You will easily get to know that what kind of exam you will be having in few days.

There is so much more important to discover, as test papers contain so many important questions. There is no alternative to practice, just do it as much as you can. Just practice like a champion who don’t want to quit.

Buy Best Indian Army Books

All the best to all aspirants having their Indian Army GD exam in few day. Pass with flying colors.

General Science Online Test  Maths Online Test  GK Online Test  Army Salary

189 Comments
Add a Comment
  1. Sonia Thapli Thapli

    Can i apply for gd? I have completed my 12, but I have braces on my teeth. So, are braces allowed in Indian army?

    1. Prof. Mohan Singh Rawat

      Braces are not allowed in army, you will need to get ride of them before appearing for medical test else it will cause temporary rejection.

  2. Sir army gd ke liye written exam me kitna marks chaiye 33% is enough or not?

    1. Hello Supradip,
      33% is not enough even to get qualified. To get their in the merit list, you have to score as much as possible marks in written exam. So, prepare accordingly.

  3. Hello,sir can I join as a sportsman after joining Indian Army as general duty

    1. Prof. Mohan Singh Rawat

      There are sperate sportsman bharti and open rally in which you can apply. And You may join as a sportsman after joining as army GD but we are not so sure about it.

  4. Thanks for the advice sir🙂!
    I wanted to ask you one more thing what should 12 should I take science or commerce? Please do give your advice for this

    1. Prof. Mohan Singh Rawat

      It depends on your interest and where you want to make your career. Choose your stream where you want to make your career in the future.

  5. Hello sir! I want to join Indian Army
    I completed my 10std in 2014 and after that I didn’t join any college! Now I want to join the army and be a commando. Is it possible now for me??

    1. Prof. Mohan Singh Rawat

      Hello Sudhir, you have to join the Indian Army as GD (General Duty) after that you can apply for commando. But I recommend you to complete your secondary education i.e. 12th pass.

  6. Hello sir, meri hight 170cm h. Me army gd me form lga skta hu. Tell me reply sir

    1. Prof. Mohan Singh Rawat

      Hi Dalpat, Yes your height is eligible for Army GD. You can apply for Army GD.

  7. SIR ARMY GD ME JOIN KORNE KI BAD ME KYA ARMY NURSING ASSISTANT ME CONVERT SHAKTA HU KYA

    1. Prof. Mohan Singh Rawat

      Hello Rahul, after joining Indian Army GD, you can give the exam of the Nursing assistant post.

  8. Hello sir, main biology se 12th pass hu lekin main army gd se form apply karta hu to mujhe AMC ki branch mil sakti h

    1. Prof. Mohan Singh Rawat

      Hello Rohit, You can apply for the Soldier Nursing Assistant post. It is not possible to AMC branch after joining as Army Sol GD.

  9. sir exam kis language me dena hota hai ? English or hindi ??

    1. Hello Simran, jis language me aap ache se exam kar sakien usi language me de sakte hn, aap dono me se koi bi language choose kar sakte hain.

  10. I want to know that is there any negative mark in CEE 2018 GD exam?

    1. Hello Aman, Yes there is negative marking in GD exam.

  11. Sir. Am sam am having army gd exam on next month so plz hep me. Wat is the material to study

    1. Hello Sam, here we provide Indian army GD Book as well as 10 solved sample papers, you can purchase them here. Or you can contact us for purchasing: 9557655662

  12. Hi sir. If I join army as a soldier gd can I able to become officer if yes. How?

    1. Hello Prajwal, yes you can become an officer but it depends on your qualification and your hard work. You can apply for NDA or CDS depends on your qualification and age after joining the Indian army.

  13. Hi sir main class 10 pe hu likin NIOS board hai kya main join army pe kar Sakunga?

    1. Hello Sahil, there is no problem with NIOS board. You can apply for the Indian army.

  14. Sir i want to became a para Cammando …….. first i would like to join Indian Army GD? OR CLERK? PLZ RESPONSE SIR

    1. Hello Sachin, yes, first you have to join Indian Army GD. After completing the GD training course then you can apply for the Para Commando.

  15. Sir army gd ma kitana no pa pass hota h

    1. Hello Rahul, Indian Army GD me pass aur merit me naam aane ke lie 80-90% marks lane jruri hn. ye nirbhar karta h total posts me aur total applicants(candidates jo exam de rahe hain).

  16. Sir army up mai tradesman ka time bta do maximum

    1. Hello Ram, check this link for detail information Indian Army Tradesman Racing rule.

  17. Sir there any negative marking for Army GD

    1. Hello Adhi, There is a negative marking of 0.5 in one question in the Indian Army GD.

  18. himanshu menariya

    mere 10 me grace h to kya me army ka form bhar skta hu kya

    1. Hi Himanshu, yes you apply in the Indian Army.

  19. Sir army ke liye konsi achi books ko refer kru

    1. Hello Shweta, you can choose books, subject wise such as for Mathematics, R.S. Aggarwal book is very helpful. Or you can buy complete question books for CDSE Exam available online, you can google.

  20. Hello sir gd se clerk me convert khese hote h sir

    1. Hello Surender, Once you get selected in the Army GD, you have to give the internal exam for the post of Army clerk.

  21. Dear Sir/Mam GD(Army) m negative marking hoti h kya

    Hoti h to kitni hoti h

    1. Hello Manoj, Yes, there is negative marking of 0.5(i.e., 1 marks deducted in 4 wrong answers) in the Indian Army GD written exam.

  22. Sir,
    My DOB is 21-01-2001. So, can I apply for army GD in this. Years???

    1. Hello Ganesh, to apply for Indian Army GD, Candidate should have aged more than 17 and half year.

  23. Hiii sir
    I have recently complete my graduation in bsc chemistry ….I wanna apply and join indian army but i really don’t know how to apply..and which post best for me….plzz help me

    1. Hello Ankita, after graduation you can join Indian Army through CDS exam. CDSE(Combined Defence Service Examination) is conducted every year for both men & women.

  24. Military mai mathematics subject important hai ya nahi hai sir please tell me

    1. Hi Abhishek, Yes, Mathematics is an important subject from the perspective of the Indian Army.

  25. Hi sir I complete my diploma in computer science and engineering…iam willing to join in army which post is suitable for me sir….

    1. Hello Pravin, You can apply for Indian army technical. follow this link Indian Army Technical

  26. Sir I passed my 12th with commerce with math
    Can I apply for solider post in Indian army

    1. Hello Sahil, yes, you are can apply for Indian army GD exam.

  27. Sir army gd aur tradesman ka race time same h ya alag agr alag h toh kitna

    1. Hello Rohit, Race timing for both exam is different.

  28. Sir mere pass 10 ka certificate h pr Maine iti nhi ki h kya mai army tradesman animal store ke liye apply kr skta hu

    1. Yes, you can apply for Army tradesman animal store.

  29. Sir army gd me bharti hone ki bat technical me ja sakte hai kya?pls reply

    1. Yes, you can apply for technical after joining Indian army.

  30. Sir next yea 2019 me election hai . election se 2019 me Bharti hogi Kya..Pease reply

    1. Hello Rahul, Yes, Elections will not affect the bharti whole year. But yes maybe 2-3 months it will affect

  31. Sir army tradesman aur gd paper same ha ya different hai

    1. Hi Akshay, both are different exam so paper for both exams will also be different according to their syllabus.

  32. Sir jinke father ex serviceman hai unhe army gd mai kuch profit milega

    1. Yes, Posts come to them separately which is Ex-Army bharti.

  33. Sir uttar pradesh state wale uttrakhand state mai indian army gd ka exam de skte h kya agar de skte h toh syllabus same h ya alag

    1. Hello Akshay, the candidate can apply for only open bharti rally in other state. In other rally you cannot apply in other state.

  34. Sir Army Gd ki tyari ka liye best book btaye

    1. Hello Akshay, we provide Indian army GD book as well as Indian army sample paper. You can check here.

  35. No, there is no negative marking in army GD written exam.

  36. No, there is no negative marking in Army GD exam.

  37. Sir I want to join Indian army but efore 5 yes ago my hand got fracture in that fracture doctor has fitted plate in my hand now in present there is no issue of hand so can I join or not

    1. Hello Deepesh,
      In medicals, if any problem is detected regarding your hand then it might be a problem but if you think there is no issue with your hand then you can definitely apply for the army.

  38. Sir I want to know that all State paper of GD is same or different , because I am from uttrakhand and I don’t understand which book I read because I think gk is different for UK

    1. Hello Anoop, Indian army GD paper might be different but the syllabus of exam is the same. So GK is also same for Uttarakhand. You can check here the syllabus of Indian army GD:- http://www.4ono.com/indian-army-gd-syllabus/

  39. No Negative Marking in Army GD Exam.

  40. Sir me gd Post ke 2 time written de suka hu esbar me konsa book try koru plz help Sir

    1. Mridul, you can Find best Books to prepare for Army GD Here.

  41. Respected sir…
    I have completed diplomach in civil engineering… After 10th standard so which post for apply me ? and what is process of that post..

    1. Prof. Rajeev Mehra

      Hello Kunal,
      You can apply for Clerk, SKT, GD, etc,

  42. Hi mam,
    Is any telegram channel related to army study. I am from Maharashtra.

    1. Hello Harshal,
      I do not understand your query. are you asking the study material for army gd to be sent to your address? Feel free to comment again.

  43. Hello mam,
    When will the army rally start in chhattisgarh? I am waiting for 6 months. But notification has not come till now.

    1. Hi Ayush,
      Yet there is no notification on rally, whenever the date of rally announced it will be shown on official website.

  44. Sir, me ye Janna chahta hu ki agar hum (gd) ke liye select ho gaye to hum kis post tak hum exam de kar age ja sakte hai

    1. Hi Vishal,
      As you selected for Soldier GD you will proceed sepoy to sub major. If you want to go in officers category, so you have to qualify exams like NDA or CDS then you will proceed lieutenant to lieutenant general.

  45. Hello mam or sir,
    My hight will’be 168cm. And my qualifications is matric pass in 50% can i joined indian armed forces ??

    1. Hi Samiran,
      Yes you can apply for Indian armed forces and you should read our article “Indian Army” for more information in all trades. Just type this name in search box of 4ono.com.

  46. Sir ,I have done matric with 88% marks and diploma in cse with 70% marks .
    For which post or exam I am eligible?

    1. Hello Subham,
      If you are just 10th pass and have not done 12th, then you are eligible to apply for Army tradesman and GD. Though, if you have done class 12th, then you can apply for technical and clerk as well (percentage criteria applied).

  47. Hii mam,
    Mam army mae written phele kab hoga taki hum prepration krne lge exam ki .
    Thanks

    1. Prof. Rajeev Mehra

      Hello Abhishek,
      Right now there is not confirmation if written exam will be held before physical test or not. Any updates regarding the same will be uploaded on 4ono.com. So, stay in touch.

  48. Sir mera Naam Rajendra Prasad Yadav hai aur form bhrtay samay mujhse galti ho gyi hai. Kya may dobara e-mail id bana kar phir se apply kar Sakta hu ya usi email id par dobara form bhara skta hu ?

    1. Hi Rajendra.
      As you have mentioned that you have made some mistake in your registration form so you will have to log on to the official website of Indian army and fill the feedback form. In the feedback form you can explain your query.

  49. Hello mam I am Aman Giri. My Dob is 18-01-2000 can I join Indian army? And tell me about the upcoming form of army.

    1. Hi Aman.
      As per your DOB you are 17 and half year old which is the minimum age required for Indian army. So, if you want you can apply for army but make sure for whichever post you apply for you fulfill the eligibility criteria of that post. For upcoming recruitment in army just search for ‘Upcoming Indian Army Recruitment 2017 – All States’ in the search box of our website and there you will find all the information.

  50. Hi Sir. Mera name Jawed Ansari hai. Sir mere papa ex-servicemen hai nk bombay engineer group pune mai. Sir mai 10 pass hu with 76% from cbse board, meri height 168 cm hai. Sir mai army gd ke liye apply kar sakta hu please reply.

    1. Hi Jawed.
      As per the eligibility criteria for soldier GD post you must SSLC / Matric with 45% marks in aggregate and 33% in each subject. No percentage considered in case candidate has passed with higher qualification ie 10+2 and above. Since you fulfill the above criteria so, you are eligible for this post. But make sure you also fir in the age limit criteria which is 17 and half to 21 years. And as you have mentioned that your father is ex-servicemen so make relation certificate as you will get number of benefits.

  51. Heelo sir. Maine isi saal 18 years complete kiya hai or mai ncc bhi join krna chahata hu but ncc c certificate ke liye 3 saal lg jaayenge fir mera age limit bhi ho jaayega to kya ncc join krna sahi hoga mere liye.

    1. Hi Vishwajeet.
      It is good that you want to join NCC but if are looking forward to join at soldier Gd post then you should apply now because by the time you will get NCC ‘C’ certificate you will cross the age limit criteria and you will not get another chance. But if you are preparing for CDS exam through which you can join Indian armed forces as officer but you need to be graduated then for sure you can join NCC in your college and apply for this exam.

  52. Hello mam. I’m Anil. Mera DOB 22/07/1996 hai. Can I join Indian army?

    1. Hi Anil.
      According to your DOB you have completed 21 years so now you cannot apply for soldier GD post. If you fulfill the eligibility criteria of clerk, technical or nursing assistant then you can apply for these post as the age limit criteria for these post is 17 and half to 23 years. But make sure you fulfill all the eligibility criteria before you apply.

  53. Hello sir. Mere matric mai 60% aya tha and math mai 42 marks. HS mai 63% and math mai 14 marks. My date of birth is 26/4/1999. Kya hum apply kr skte hai GD k liye?

    1. Hi.
      For the post of Soldier GD you must be SSLC / Matric with 45% marks in aggregate and 33% in each subject. No percentage considered in case candidate has passed with higher qualification ie 10+2 and above. As, you have mentioned that you are 12th pass then no percentage will be considered in that case and you are eligible for this post.

  54. Ashish kumar verma

    Sir my name is Ashish verma. Sir maine 10th pass kar liya hai usme mera 52% hai aur 12 me 64% hai. Kya mai GD post ke liye army join kar sakta hu. Meri DOB 14 / 06/ 1999 hai. Please tell me.

    1. Hi Ashish.
      If you want join Indian army at soldier GD post then you must be SSLC / Matric passed with 45% marks in aggregate and 33% in each subject. No percentage considered in case you has passed with higher qualification ie 10+2 and above. So, you are eligible for this post.

  55. Hello sir. Kya aap bata sakte hai ki Indian army GD mai exam pahle hoga ya physical hoga. Please sir reply.

    1. Hi Om Prakash.
      At present Indian army have not officially announced that the written exam will be conducted first. So, we would recommend you to prepare yourself for both physical test as well as for the written exam.

  56. Sir mera isc me 55.4% hai per English me 45 no hai. Kya mai army ka form bhr sakta hu? Please reply sir.

    1. Hi Banti.
      Yes, you can apply for Indian army. According to the marks that you have mentioned you can apply for soldier GD post. But make sure you fulfill all the eligibility criteria before you apply.

  57. Sir, maine 12th pass kar liya hai. Abhi mai Indian army mai join hona chata hu, soldier GD post mai. Lekin mere 12th mai 40% hai. Kya mai GD mai apply kar skta hu? Sir please reply.

    1. Hi Imdadul.
      The education qualification required for the post of sodlier GD is SSLC / Matric with 45% marks in aggregate and 33% in each subject. No percentage considered in case candidate has passed with higher qualification ie 10+2 and above. As, you have mentioned that you have completed 12th then no, percentage will be considered in that case. Yes, you are eligible for this post. But make sure you also fit in the age limit criteria which is 17 and half to 21 years.

  58. bhola kumar yadav

    Hello sir. Mera question hai ki army mai soldier GD k liye kitani age chahiye. Please reply.

    1. Hi.
      The education qualification required for the post of Soldier GD is SSLC / Matric with 45% marks in aggregate and 33% in each subject. No percentage considered in case candidate has passed with higher qualification ie 10+2 and above. And the age limit criteria is 17 and half to 21 years. Before you apply make sure you fulfill all the eligibility criteria.

  59. Hello sir. I’m Safraj. Mera Soldier GD ka exam h July mai, kyaa aap bta sakte hai ki written exam mai negative marking kitne ki hoti h?

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Safraj.
      In the written exam for the the post of soldier GD there is 0.5 marks of negative marking.

  60. Hello sir. I am Dhiraj. Sir mai 10th pass hu aur 10th ke bad iti bhi kiya hai aur ncc ka c certificate bhi hai kya me indian army me ya BSF mai GD post me try kr sakta hu kya? Please reply sir.

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Dhiraj.
      As you have mentioned that you have passed 10th class and also have done ITI then probably you have crossed the age limit to apply for soldier GD post. The age limit for this post is 17 and half to 21 years.
      But with your qualification you may apply for soldier technical (Aviation & Ammunition Examiner) post.

  61. Hlo sir/mam
    My name is Dhansham Sharma. My Dob is 05/01/1996 and I want to join Indian army in soldier/gd. I want to confirm that can I apply for this post? I have passed my +2 with Physics, Chemistry and Math in march 2012.

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Dhansham.
      According to the DOB that you have mentioned you have crossed the age limit criteria which is 17 and half to 21 years. So, you are not eligible to apply for this post.

  62. sir maine 12 pass Kar liya hai. Ab mujh kya karna chahiye? Mujeh army join karna hai. 12th mai biology subject tha, koi course batao sir army join karne le liye.

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Yuneet.
      As, you have mentioned that you had biology in 12th then you can apply for nursing assistant post if you fulfill all the eligibility criteria. The education qualification required for this post is 10+2 / Intermediate exam pass in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English with Minimum 50% marks in aggregate and minimum 40% in each subject. Other than this for clerk you must have secured 50% marks in each subject and 60% in aggregate in Class XII. Should have studied English and Maths / Accounts / Book Keeping in Class XII or Class X. Should have secured min 50% marks in each of these subject, whether in Class XII or Class X.

  63. Technical ki Books mai toh English nhi hai but exam mai English aati hai kya? Please tell me.

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Ankit.
      No, there is no English section in the written exam of soldier technical. The format of the exam consist of GK, Maths, Physics and Chemistry. There are 50 questions of total 100 marks.

  64. Hello sir meri DOB 28-10-1995 hai. Mai kis post ke liye apply kr skta hu? Please tell me sir. Technical ka syllabus kya hai?

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Ankit.
      Every post Indian army have different eligibility criteria. Based on your date of birth you can apply for soldier clerk, soldier technical, soldier tradesman and nursing assistant post but before you apply for any of these post make sure you fulfill all the education qualification required for that. For the syllabus of soldier technical post read’Soldier Technical Syllabus, Paper Pattern And Books’ in our website where you will find all the information.

  65. Hi sir mai class 12th biology se pass hu or maine aage bsc biology se pass ki h with 54.40%. Meri age 21years ho gayi hai, mai kis post ke liye apply kru sir ji?

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Suresh.
      With the education qualification that you have mentioned you can apply for nursing assistant post. Since you have completed your graduation with biology subject you have a advantage that your 12th class percentage will not be considered fort his post but you must have studied PCB and English in 12th class. There are other post like soldier clerk and soldier tradesman for which you can apply. But they have different education qualification criteria so, before you apply for these post make sure you fulfill all the eligibility criteria. Along with this you still have other which is to prepare for CDS exam. This exam is conducted by UPSC for graduates who want to join Indian army as officers. This exam is conducted twice a year. This is the best option as, you will become an officer directly after qualifying the exam and completing your training.

  66. Hello sir. Jai hind me sunil mishra from Delhi sir me bhi army join krna chta hu but meri date of birth 28/11/1995 h our mene 12th Sanskrit subject se pass ki thi our mujhe army join krna h me kis post ke liye apply kru

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Sunil.
      According to the date of birth that you have mentioned you have crossed the age limit for post like Soldier GD. And since you have passed 12th with Sanskrit you can apply for tradesman post. The education qualification required for tradesman post is simply 10th pass and the age limit is 17 and half to 23 years.

  67. I am graduated student ….wheather i am able to write gd exam…….
    if i got sellected…then, is there any value for my graduate certificates after i entered in indian army

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Jishan.
      The education qualification required for the post of soldier GD is 10th pass with 45% aggregate. As, you have mentioned that you have completed your graduation then there are chances that must have crossed the age limit criteria for this post. Since the age limit is 17 and half to 21 years. If you do not fit in the age limit criteria then you are not eligible for this soldier GD post.

  68. Sir. .mai physical aur medical dono me select hu . . .written ki taiyari kaise karu. .kya puchhi jati hai. .kya pattern hai. .eski jankari nahi hai. ..so please sir

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Ramjeevan.
      First of all congratulations that you have cleared the physical and medical test. But there is one more challenge that you have to tackle and that is written exam for which you have to work really hard. Practice as much as you can. Give online test which will prepare you in the best way for the exam. The written exam consist of three sections which include general science,general knowledge and maths. In the above post we have mentioned all the information regarding the exam and how you can crack it.

  69. Sir Mera exam hai GD ka 28 may ko sir me padh to rha hi hu but math me jitna padta hu utha km lgta h Gk ki teyari kaha se padh k karu or q hard ate hai kya sir .help krdo

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Ankit. First of all, stop worrying. There is always a way out. Solve previous year papers and sample papers of army soldier clerk. They will help you to know the exam in depth.

  70. Hello respected sir myself arbazul nabi from kashmir i have qualified race in exacelent position and pushups also in excalent then how much marks i have need in written examination

    It will b ur most kindsnees to tell me
    Thanks

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Arbazul. However, there is no such exact percentage consideration but, still try to score as maximum as possible marks.

  71. Sir army me physical se pahle exam HOGA sir plz

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Jaykant. It has not been officially declared that the Indian Army written exam will take place before the physical exam. You will be informed here, as soon as it will be declared.

  72. Hello mam mere pass sirf 1 month h or mujhe GD ji tyari karni h to NER vaali book se preparation ho jaugi na…… Or ye book agar nhi multi h to to konsi book luuu..mera sapna h mam plzzz sugges me….or baat or m SSC ki coaching let a hu to vha se bhi prepation ho jaugi kya

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Ashutosh. For the preparation of Army GD, there is a book which i considered the best and generally suggest my students for the quick preparation. Click on the link to buy the book: Best Books For Indian Army GD. Good luck.

  73. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

    Hi Gajendra.
    According to the marks that you have mentioned you are eligible to apply for the post of Soldier GD.

  74. Hello sir mai Sonu Kumar. Indian army me ncc certificate se kya profit hoga B air C dono se. Please reply sir

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Sonu.
      If you have NCC ‘B’ certificate then extra 10 marks are given in the written exam of soldier GD and for NCC ‘C’ certificate you are exempted from the written exam.

  75. Hlw mdm
    Mne abhi gradution complete ki h or muje aducational havaldar ki tyari krni h to plsss suggest me the best book of Indian army educational havaldar

  76. Hi sir mai army mai bharti hona chahti hu maine 2013 mai 12th sci. pass kiya hai PCMB with 50% but physics me muze 35 marks hai. Aur 2016 mai Bsc microbiology 59% pass hu.abhi mera age 21 hai. to mai kis post ke liye apply karu

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Pooja. Its good to see your passion for Indian Army. As you have completed your Graduation, you must appear in the CDS exam to get directly recruited on the officer rank in armed forces.

  77. Jai hind sir mere right hand ke wrist ke pass mere naam ka ek word likha hai kya m es ke wahaj se unpit ho jauga kya sir please sir bataye?

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Rishi. If your tatoo is small and is not abusive then you can appear in the army GD exam.

  78. Hello sir…. Mene 12th pass ki he bio se tu kiya me apply kr skta ho….or kis post pe..

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      hi Afzal. If you passed your class 12th in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English with 50% marks in aggregate and 40% in each subject, then you can apply for the post of Nursing assistant in soldier clerk.

  79. krishna kumar tiwari

    Hlw,
    Sir..
    . mera nm krishna kumar tiwari hai. Mai indian army job krna chahta hooo. Meri dob 12/12/1998 hai.maine 10+2 psd kiya 2016 me so ky mai gd post k liye apply kr skta hooo????

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi krishna. Yes, you can apply for the soldier general duty exam by appearing in the open rally of Indian army.

  80. Sir,My name is Prashant mishra i want to join indian army i am passed 10+2 in2016 and my Dob.12Feb1999 and my hight is 170 can i apply GD SOL.CLEARK in rally bharti

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Prashant. You must have secured an aggregate of 60% and 50% in each subject in class 10th and class 12th. Apart from it, you have to mention your state, only then i would be able to tell that whether you are eligible for the clerk post or not.

  81. JAI HIND SIR,
    sir i passed diploma in electrical engg,i want to join Indian Army(as a technician),i have relatiom cert as my father is ex-army,sir plz tell me the detaills of tests or exam ,,,if i fail to complete minimum requirs pull up .should i rejected?

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Anitesh. As you have did your diploma in electrical engineering, you can now appear in the written test of technical exam.
      Yes, you will be rejected if you will not be able to complete the minimum requirement of pull ups.

    2. sir my father is ex-army,but main special catagory main “no” kar dewa form main,,feedback main vi thik nehi hoga eisa unhnone reply dewa,,,kiwa rally main mujhe problem hoga ?ager main apna father ka discharge book dikho to kiwa mujhe relation ka advantage milega?

    3. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Anitesh. Yes, take your relation certificate with you at the time of rally. It may help you at that time.

  82. Hi sir main army join karna chahta hu par mera math kamjor hai kaun se post mere liye thik rahe ga

    1. Prof. Divyanshi Sharma

      Hi Sazzad. The very first, you can be a part of open rally bharti for general duty soldier as there is no subject compulsion for it but you must have secured 45% marks in aggregate and 33% in each subject.
      Secondly, if your Maths subject is weak then For Technical post, you must have a diploma degree in Engg (Mechanical /Electrical/ Automobiles/ Computer Science Mechanical Engg and Electronic & Instrumentation Engg).
      There is one special post too, where maths subject is not needed at all. Soldier Nursing Assistant. You must have passed Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English with Minimum 50% marks in aggregate and minimum 40% in each subject.

  83. Jai hind!
    Hello sir, mera gd me ground and medical nikl gya h ab mujhe exam ki preparation krni h, to pls tell me sir exam minus marking vali hogi ya nhi……

    1. Hi Mukesh. First of all, let me congratulate for the same. Yes, there will be negative marking of 0.5 marks for each wrong answer.

  84. sir m indian army gd m select hu mera medical m temprary unfit tha so mera test ab fit candidates se alag hoga so kya aap muje bta skte ho ki mera test unke jaisa aaega ki unse alag aaega?

    1. Hey Ashray, your paper will be different from others. But, the level of paper will be same, only the questions will be different.

  85. Hello sir I’m rohit. Aur mai army join karna chahta hoon, par i have an artificial teeth in upper jaw of mouth, so kya iska mere medical test par effect par sakta hai plz sir tell me.

    1. Hey Rohit, if you get the 14 dental points, then it won’t matter Also, if the artificial tooth is permanent, then i don’t think there will be any problem.

  86. Jai hind sir
    Mere kaan ka operation huaa hai ( durbin )
    Kya Mai g d join Kr skta Ho medically ok

    1. Hey Swan, normally if some goes under operation, then it has be at least 6 months old and should not cause any trouble, but since you just had a laser operation, therefore you don’t need to worry.

  87. Hello sir jay hind sir mera pahale chest kam tha to maine zim join kar liya to ab mera chest hogya hai but kandhe par stretch mark agya hai please sir bataiye isase medical me koi promble hoga?

    1. No pawan, you will have no problem in medical. Stretch marks common and most people have them somewhere in the body. So, relax and focus on your preparations.

  88. Hello sir, i have a doubt. From 2017 1st test and after physical, is it true or not?

    1. Prof. Rajeev Mehra

      Hey Ashish, so far there is no official confirmation from army for any such news. We will update it if there is any news about written exam being conducted before physical test. So, stay in touch.

  89. Hello sir,
    i have filled the application form. Should i send the form and other certificate to nearest recruitment center of indian army. If yes, it should be posted or should i take to office.

    1. Hey there, you do not have to send the documents anywhere. You just have to take the original documents with you on the day of bharti.

  90. Sir I have passed 12 class arts with economics so can you tell me which post I am eligible for?

    1. Prof. Rajeev Mehra

      Hey Ravi, you can apply for GD, tradesmen and clerk post.

  91. Sir army nursing assistant ka exam online hone wala hai west bangal me sir iski tayari kaise kare. Iske pahle kabhi online exam nhi huwa tha isme kaun subject se question aayenge please sir

    1. Prof. Rajeev Mehra

      Hi Amit, online test are no big deal, even they are better than offline test. The syllabus will be same, so just relax and focus on your preparations.

  92. Sir i am ganesh and i score 80% in 10 and 71% in 12 with pcb stream. Am I eligible to apply for army? my age is 17 and half years.

    1. Prof. Rajeev Mehra

      Yes Ganesh, you are eligible to apply for Indian army. I will advice you to apply for NDA, it will lead you directly to the officer post.

  93. Sir mera naam Rajkumar Singh hai. Mai Nashik, Maharashtra me rehta hun, and I’ve passed my 12th science by scoring 72%, and 10th with 85%. So, which post in Indian army is suitable for me?

    1. Prof. Rajeev Mehra

      Hello Rajkumar, i think you should try for NDA. It may be hard to crack, but considering your performance in 10th and 12th, I think you will crack the exam.

  94. Shekar.jayavarapu

    Hi sir, My name is Shekar. I have passed 10th but in 12th class i am backlogged with one subject(physics). So, am i eligible for soldier clerk. Please tell me.

    1. Prof. Rajeev Mehra

      Hi Shekar, you need to be 12th passed with 50% marks in aggregate and 40% in each subject. So, if you are not 12th pass, then you can not apply for soldier clerk.

  95. Sir main indian army me jana chahta hu, but abhi maine inter ka exam diya hai. Bataiye please ki main kaise army me select hounga?

    1. Prof. Rajeev Mehra

      Hi Abhishek, if you are eligible age wise, then you can apply for Indian army. I don’t see any problem.

  96. Prof. Rajeev Mehra

    Bulbul, the syllabus is given in the above article. Please read the article.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *