Army Jawan/Soldier Entry

Indian Army defends our land borders and serves from – 60 degree Celsius in Siyachin glaciers to + 55 degree Celsius in deserts of Rajasthan. Indian Army is pride of our nation and its strength depends upon its soldiers called “Jawan” who are epitome of bravery and courage with complete dedication to Indian Nation. They are selected through multiple entries with varied qualification depending upon job profile.

भारतीय सेना हमारी जमीन की सीमाओं की रक्षा करती है और सिआचिन ग्लेशियर में 60 डिग्री सेल्सियस से राजस्थान के रेगिस्तान में 55 डिग्री सेल्सियस तक काम करती है। भारतीय सेना हमारे देश का गौरव है और इसकी शक्ति “जवान” नामक सैनिकों पर निर्भर करती है जो भारतीय राष्ट्र के प्रति पूर्ण समर्पण के साथ बहादुरी और साहस का प्रतीक हैं। नौकरी प्रोफ़ाइल के आधार पर उन्हें विभिन्न योग्यताओं के साथ कई प्रविष्टियों के माध्यम से चुना जाता है

CPFcrack has listed eligibility criteria for both entries here

Army Jawan/Soldier Entry




AGE (in years)



SOLDIER (G.D.) all arms

सैनिक (जी.डी.) सभी हथियार

17⅟2 To 21

10th Pass with 45% Aggregate, Min.33% in each Subject

प्रत्येक विषय में 45% सकल, न्यूनतम.33% के साथ 10 वीं पास


Soldier Technical (Tech. Arms)

17⅟2 To 23

10+2 (Physics, Chemistry, Math and English) with 50% Aggregate and min 40% in each paper


Soldier (Clerk/Store Keeper) All Arms

17⅟2 To 23

10+2 (English & Math/Accounts) with Min. 50%


Soldier (Nursing Assistant)

17⅟2 To 23

10+2 (Physics, Chemistry, Biology & English) with Min. 50%

5.Soldier Trades man (All Arms)

17⅟2 To 23

10th or I.T.I. except for Mess keeper & House keeper.


Surveyor Auto (Engineers)

20 To 25

B.A./B.Sc. with Mathematics. 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Math essential.


J.C.O.(Religious Teacher) All Arms

27 To 34


Must satisfy the requisite qualification in their respective religious denomination.


J.C.O. Catering Army Service Corps

21 To 27

10+2 with one year Diploma/certificate course in catering Technology recognized by AICTE


Education Havaldar (Grade X) – Army Education Corps

20 To 25

M.C.A./ M.Sc./M.A. with B.Ed.


Education Havaldar     (Grade Y) – Army Education Corps

20 to 25

B.C.A./ B.A./ B.Sc. with B.Ed.