As we know, the notification for Territorial Army Examination 2019 is out. For the details of the notification, click here.


28th July 2019. The date of the written examination is subject to be changed at the discretion of the competent authority.


The starting date of Online Registration and Application Submission is 26th May 2019.

The last date of Online Registration and Application Submission is 25th June 2019 till 11:59 PM. After that, the link will be disabled.

Now, coming to the procedure.

On the basis of written exam:

Civilians who get selected during the recruitment shall appear for the written examination conducted during the process of selection. The written examination has the total marks for every subject which follows the paper pattern of the TA Officer Exam. So, the candidates are chosen on their score. It has to be noted that the candidate has to complete the syllabus in order to remain prepped for the exam.

An interview round:

Candidates who successfully pass the written exam shall be called for the interview round, which shall be conducted with accordance to the psychological evaluation and personal evaluation of the selected candidates by the Preliminary Interview board.

Services Selection Board Round:

All the candidates who manage to qualify the interview round shall proceed for the selection round conducted by the SSB officials and shall consist of conferences, group discussion, perception assessment. The candidate should qualify this round in order to move ahead for the medical test.

Medical training:

The candidates who qualify the SSB round, the candidates would have to go through strict medical evaluations by determined by the medical standards given. Candidates have to note that the medical test shall be conducted in the most sensitive way and the candidate shall only qualify for the training period if they are deemed to be medically fit.


The candidates who manage to qualify from the medical test shall undergo a month of basic training, during the first year of the candidate’s commission and furthermore two months of annual training camp which includes during the first year period of commission. The final training shall be conducted at the Indian Military Academy located at Dehradun for a period of three months and that shall come under the first two years of the training at Dehradun.

Application form submission details:

Interested applicants would have to fill their application form and would have to submit it to the respective zonal headquarters. Alongside, the candidate shall have to fill the necessary details and send the application form with a self-addressed stamped envelope, two (no’s) of passport size photo and a postal stamp of INR 12/- (INR 25/- in case of candidates from J & K) included in the envelope.

TA Examination Admit Card:

Each candidate selected for the examination shall download the admit card from the official website of the recruiting board and these cards shall be available for download 10 to 15 days prior to the examination.

All candidates should verify the details of the examination and the dates, subjects and the number and only after producing the admit card shall the candidate proceed to write the examination.

TA Examination Results:

The candidate is advised to wait for the official announcement for results from the recruiting board. The results are declared by the board online and the candidates are ranked according to their respective merit rankings.