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ARO Shimla Agniveer Army Rally Recruitment 2023 Invites online Applications Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan and Kinnaur Districts of Himachal Pradesh form unmarried male Candidates for selection test for Agniver intake for (Applications) invited from Domiciles for Agniveer General Duty (All Arms), Agniveer Technical (All Arms), Agniveer Clerk, Store-Keeper Technical, Agniveer Tradesman (All Arms) 10th and 8th Pass from Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan and Kinnaur Districts of Himachal Pradesh.

Invites online Applications form unmarried male Candidates for selection test for Agniver intake for Recruiting year 2023-24 under Agnipath Scheme online Registration Dates from 16 February 2023 to 15 March 2023.

ARO Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan and Kinnaur Agniveer Army Rally Bharti Recruitment 2023


Agniveer Army Rally Eligibility Criteria

1. The selection of candidates will be carried out for following categories as per qualitative requirement:-

S. NoCategoryEducationAge
(a)Agniveer (General Duty) (All Arms)Class 10th /Matric pass with 45% marks in aggregate and 33% in each subject. For boards following grading system, minimum of ‘D’ grade (33% – 40%) in individual subjects or grades with 33% in individual subjects and overall aggregate of ‘C2’ grade or equivalent corresponding to 45% in aggregate.   Note: Candidates with valid Light Motor Vehicle (LMV) Driving License will be given preference for Driver requirements17½- 21 Yrs
(b)Agniveer (Technical) (All Arms)10+2/Intermediate Exam Pass in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Maths and English with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 40% in each subject.   OR   10+2 /Intermediate exam pass in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Maths & English from any recognized State Education Board or Central Education Board to including National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) and ITI course of minimum one year in required field with National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF) level 4 or above.   OR   10th/Matric pass with 50% in aggregate and minimum 40% in English, Maths and Science with 02 years of Tech Training from ITI or two/three years Diploma in following streams only :-   (i) Mechanic Motor Vehicle (ii) Mechanic Diesel (iii) Electronic Mechanic (iv) Technician Power Electronic Systems (v) Electrician (vi) Fitter (vii) Instrument Mechanic (viii) Draughtsman (All types) (ix) Surveyor (x) Geo Informatics Assistant (xi) Information and Communication Technology System Maintenance (xii) Information Technology (xiii) Mechanic Cum Operator Electric Communication System (xiv) Vessel Navigator (xv) Mechanical Engineering (xvi) Electrical Engineering (xvii) Electronics Engineering (xviii) Auto Mobile Engineering (xix) Computer Science/Computer Engineering (xx) Instrumentation Technology17½- 21 Yrs
S. NoCategoryEducationAge
(c)Agniveer (Clerk / Store Keeper Technical) (All Arms)10+2 / Intermediate Exam Pass in any stream (Arts, Commerce, Science) with 60% marks in aggregate and minimum 50% in each subject. Securing 50% in English and Maths/Accts/Book Keeping in Cl XII is mandatory17½- 21 Yrs
(d)Agniveer Tradesmen 10th pass (All Arms) (a) Class 10th simple pass (b) No stipulation in aggregate percentage but should have scored 33% in each subject.  17½- 21 Yrs
(e)Agniveer Tradesmen 8 th pass (All Arms)(a) Class 8th simple pass (b) No stipulation in aggregate percentage but should have scored 33% in each subject.17½- 21 Yrs

Note: Candidates who have appeared in class 10th and class 12th Board Exam and are awaiting declaration of results are also eligible to apply, provided they fulfill all other QR. Such candidates, however, shall only be selected when they produce the original mark sheet during the Phase II of recruitment process (Internet copy of mark sheet not acceptable) as also such candidates should secure the minimum laid down marks in aggregate as well as in individual subjects for respective category for being eligible to participate in Phase II – Recruitment rally.

2. Date of Birth: Candidate born between 01 Oct 2002 to 01 April 2006 (both days inclusive) are eligible to apply.

3. Agniveer Army Rally Physical Standards.

(a) Height & Weight. Minimum physical QR is as under.

SNoCategoryHeight (cm)Weight (kg)Chest (cm)
(b)Agniveer (General Duty) (All Arms)163  
(c)Agniveer (Technical) (All Arms)163  
(d)Agniveer Clerk / Store Keeper Technical (All Arms)162As per Army Medical Standard given in para 3(b)77 (Plus 5 CM expansion)
(e)Agniveer Tradesmen 10th Pass (All Arms)163  
(f)Agniveer Tradesmen 8 th Pass (All Arms)163  

(b) Standard For Weight. Weight standards are based on BMI as per chart below:-

4. Relaxation In Physical Standards

S NoCategoryHeight (Cms)Chest (Cms)Weight (Kgs)
(a)For Son of Servicemen (SOS) & Exservicemen (SOEX), War Widow (SOWW) and Widow of Ex-servicemen (SOW). For adopted son/Son-in-law of a war widow, if she has no son and including a legally adopted son of serving Sol/Ex-Servicemen. Adoption should have been done during the lifetime of the Servicemen/Ex-servicemen.212
(b)Outstanding Sportsmen (National/State & those who represented District, College/School State/University /Board Championship) as per para 6(b)235
Note. An eligible candidate can be granted prescribed relaxations in all three measurements ie., height, chest and weight.

5. Special Physical Standards

S NoClass / CategoryHeight (Cms)Chest (Cms)Weight (Kgs)
(a)Indian Gorkhas (All Categories)15777 (Plus 5 Cm expansion)
(b)Tribal of Recognized Tribal Areas (All Categories)16277 (Plus 5 Cm expansion)
Note. Weight as per Para 4. (b).

6. Incentives Available for various Categories. Bonus marks as follows will be awarded to eligible candidates:-

S NoCategoryAgniveer GD (Total Max Marks 200)Agniveer Clk/SKT/ Tech (Total Max Marks 200)
(a)SOS/SOEX/SOWW/SOW, Adoption done during lifetime of a soldier (one son only)20 Marks20 Marks20 Marks
(b)Sportsmen (i) Represented India at the International level20 Marks20 Marks20 Marks
(ii) Represented State at the Senior/Junior National level and have won any medal in individual event or have reached upto eighth position in Team event  15 Marks15 Marks15 Marks
(iii) Represented College / University in Inter University Championship and have won any medal in individual event or have reached up to sixth position in the Team event10 Marks10 Marks10 Marks
(iv) Represented State at National Level in Khelo India Games and have won any medal in individual event or have reached upto sixth position in the team event10 Marks10 Marks10 Marks
(v) Represented Dist at the State Level and have won any medal in individual event or have reached upto fourth position in the Team event05 Marks05 Marks05 Marks    
(vi) Represented the State school team in the events org by All India have School Games Federation and won any medal in individual event or upto sixth position in the Team event05 Marks05 Marks05 Marks
CNCC ‘A’ Cert05 Marks05 Marks05 Marks
DNCC ‘B’ Cert10 Marks10 Marks10 Marks
ENCC ‘C’ Cert20 Marks20 Marks20 Marks
FNCC ‘C’ Cert and participated in Republic Day Parade25 Marks25 Marks25 Marks
GCandidates for Agniveer Clk/SKT cat having ‘O’ level (IT) Course Certificate issued by National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT) and having higher level IT Courses Certificate from NIELIT ie., ‘A’, ‘B’ or ‘C’ level. (‘O’ level (IT) course certificate under Deptt of Electronics and Accreditation of Computer Courses (DOEACC) scheme issued only by NIELIT on or after 01 Jan 2020.15 Marks
HBonus Marks for ITI/Skill qualified candidates is as under: – (i) 10th plus two years course at ITI (ii) 10th plus 02/03 years Diploma (iii) 12th plus one year course at ITI (iv) 12th plus two years course at ITI (v) 12th plus Diploma holder20 Marks 30 Marks 30 Marks 40 Marks 50 Marks


(i) The above marks are fixed depending upon the eligibility of a candidate and has no relation to his performance in Common Entrance Examination (CEE).

(ii) Maximum bonus marks that can be given is 25 Marks even if a candidate qualifies for more than one type of bonus marks except Agniveer (Technical).

(iii) Maximum bonus marks that can be given to Agniveer (Technical) is 50 Marks if he is qualified in ITI/Diploma {Serial 6 (h) refers}.

(iv) Only one ward (daughter/son) of Service/Ex-Servicemen/War Widow/ Widow of Ex-servicemen can avail bonus marks in written examination. (v) Original Certificates to be carried by all above categories at rally site.

(vi) Sports Certificate are valid for two years from the issue date as on first day of the recruitment rally for which the candidate is being screened.

(vii) In case a candidate is found to have made fake claims at any stage or furnished fake certificate to unfairly secure Bonus Marks, his candidature is liable to be cancelled at any stage of recruitment.

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7. AGNIVEER will be enrolled in the Indian Army under Indian army Act 1950 for a period of four years. AGNIVEER would form a distinct rank in the Indian army, different from any other existing ranks. Indian army is not obliged to retain AGNIVEER beyond the engagement period of four years.

8. On completion of four years of service, based on organization’s requirements and policies promulgated by the Indian army, AGNIVEER will be offered an opportunity to apply for permanent enrolment in the Indian Army. These applications will be considered in a centralized manner based on objective criteria including performances during their four year engagement period and upto 25% of each specific batch of AGNIVEER will be enrolled in regular cadre of Indian Army. AGNIVEER will not have any right to be selected for further enrolment into the Indian Army. Selection of the AGNIVEER for further enrolment, if any, shall be at the discretion of the Indian Army.

9. Employability. AGNIVEER enrolled under this entry are liable to be assigned any duty in organizational interest, at the discretion of the Indian army.

10. Training. On being enrolled, AGNIVEER will be imparted military training based on Indian Army requirement.

11. Leave. Grant of leave will be subject to exigencies of Indian Army. The following leave may be applicable for Agniveer during their engagement period :-

(a) Annual Leave : 30 days per year

(b) Sick Leave : Based on medical advice.

12. Medical and CSD Facilities. For the duration of their engagement period in Indian Army, AGNIVEER will be entitled for medical facility at Service Hospitals as well as CSD provisions.

13. Pay, Allowances and Allied Benefits. AGNIVEER enrolled under this scheme will be paid an AGNIVEER package with a fixed yearly increment. In addition, Risk and Hardship allowances (as applicable in Indian Army), Dress and Travel allowances will be paid.

14. Terminal Benefits – Seva Nidhi Package. AGNIVEER will be given onetime ‘ Seva Nidhi’ package comprising their monthly contribution with matching contribution by the Government on completion of their engagement period, as indicated below:-

YearCustomised Package (monthly)In Hand (70%)Contribution to Agniveers Corpus Fund (30%)Contribution to Corpus fund by GOI
1 st Year30,000/-21,000/-9,000/9,000/-
2nd Year33,000/-23,100/-9,900/9,900/-
3 Year36,500/-25,550/-10,950/10,950/
4 Year40,000/-28,000/-12,000/-12,000/-
All Figures in Rs (Monthly Contribution) (Approximately)

Total Contribution in Agniveers Corpus Fund after Four years

NOTE: 1 AGNIVEER will not be required to contribute to any Provident Fund of the Government.

NOTE: 2 There shall be no entitlement to any gratuity and any kind of pensionary benefits in case of AGNIVEER.

Agniveer Army Rally Recruitment Process

Recruitment process will be conducted in two phases. Phase I will be Online Common Entrance Exam at Computer Based Test Centres spread pan India and Phase 2 will be Recruitment Rally by AROs at Rally Venue.

PHASE-I: Online CEE .

(a) Candidates can download Admit Card after clicking the link on Join Indian Army website. Candidate has to put his user name (which is the Roll Number of candidate) and Password as received by SMS/Email.

(b) Candidates should download their Admit Card & carry a colour printout at the exam centre. All instructions given on Admit Card must be read by the candidates carefully and they should adhere to the instructions.

(c) Entry gates at exam center will be opened one and a half hour prior to scheduled time of exams and will close 30 mins prior to time of exam. No candidate will be allowed to enter once the entrance gate is closed.

(d) No electronic gadgets are permitted at the examination centres. Candidates will undergo following activities at the exam centre:-

(e) Online test will be objective Multiple Choice Question (MCQ). As per category of application the candidates would be required to answer 50 questions in one hr or 100 questions in two hrs.


Proportionate to the vacancies available candidates would be shortlisted by applying a cut off in written exam result. The Roll No of the candidates who are in merit will be published on Join Indian Army website. These candidates will receive a second admit card for balance of recruitment process as per Rally Schedule of AROs. The admit card for Phase II of recruitment process can also be downloaded online under candidate’s login (profile) on Join Indian Army web portal www.joinindianarmy.nic.in. Shortlisted candidates have to report on the stipulated date and time for phase II at the designated Recruitment Rally venue with following documents /certificates in original along with two attested photocopies with them:-


1. For Recruiting Year 2023-24, the recruitment of Agniveers will be carried out in two phases:-

(a) Phase I – Online Computer Based Written Examination (Online CEE) (b) Phase II – Recruitment Rally. 2. Procedure for Online Registration (a) All candidates to log in to joinindianarmy.nic.in, check their eligibility status and create their profile.

(b) Online Registration (submission of application) will commence from 16 February 2023 to 15 March 2023.

(c) Examination Fee. Examination fee of Rs 250/- per applicant is to be paid by the candidate for the online examination. The candidate on successfully filling the application will be directed to SBI portal through a link on the website. At the SBI portal make payment of Rs 250/- plus Bank charges as applicable. The payment can be made through any of these payment options available:-

(i) Payment Gateway Facility through Maestro, Master Card, VISA, Rupay Cards both Credit & Debit of all major banks.

(ii) Internet banking of SBI and other banks.

(iii) UPI (Bhim)

(d) Duplicate/Incomplete/Erroneously filled application will be rejected.

(e) Candidates are required to have an active email & mobile number which will be used for further communication.

(f) Candidates should apply only once in response to this notification.

(g) Candidates must indicate five choices of the exam centre. All Possible effort would be taken to allot exam centre based on first three choices. Indian Army reserves the right to allot an exam centre other than the five choices of exam centres given by the candidate in case of extreme contingencies.

(h) Request for change of exam centre or date of selection test will not be entertained.

(j) Candidates not reporting for the test on due date & time will not be accommodated on other dates.

(k) Candidate should enter AADHAR number in online application.

(l) For online registration & online application, assistance will also be provided to candidates at ARO Shimla on working days from 1000 Hours to 1400 hours.

3. Online CEE.

(a) Category wise link has been provided on JIA website to enable candidates to practice online CEE as per their category. All candidates are advised to carry out practice at least once before appearing for actual CEE.

(b) Animated videos “How to Register” and “How to Appear for online CEE” are available on www.joinindianarmy.nic.in

4. Candidates are advised to upload only recent photographs on JIA website. In case of uploaded photographs not matching with face, candidate will not be allowed to appear in the online CEE.

5. Candidates are to reach at the examination Centre with colour print out of admit card. Candidates shall be debarred from appearing in online test in case anomalies/irregularities / incorrect information are observed during initial verification at the examination venue or at any subsequent stage of selection process.

6. The candidates should carry his AADHAR Card (as displayed on the Admit Card) as proof of identity whenever they report for the Selection Test (Phase-I & II) and Medical Test.

7. Details about required educational qualification, physical/medical standards and job specification are available on www.joinindianarmy.nic.in under the candidate’s login and this information can be accessed by the candidate without signing in. 8. Candidates to take due caution against leakage of login credentials while registering from public PCs (Cyber Café).

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16 February 2023 to 15 March 2023

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202 Invites online Applications Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan and Kinnaur Districts of Himachal Pradesh to Register” and “How to online CEE” are available on www.joinindianarmy.nic.in.

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