Army Clerk is a very good and reputed post in the Indian Army. This article is exactly for you if you too want to be an army clerk. We are sharing all information about army clerks here.
Army Clerk is a post in the Indian army. The one appointed as army clerk deals with the work related to office, documents, bookkeeping, etc. This is a considerably good position and thousands of soldiers work on the post of army clerk in the Indian army.
How to become a clerk in Indian Army
The first step to becoming a clerk in the Indian army is to apply for this post. Candidates who aspire for it should have the following qualifications.
1. Education Qualification
To become an Army Clerk, the candidate should have passed 12th.In addition, he/she must have 60% marks in 12th and 50% marks in each subject
2. Physical Standards (Height, Weight, Chest)
|Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab Hills, Uttarakhand||162||48||77|
|Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam and Hill Region of West Bengal (Gangtok, Darjeeling, and Kalimpong Districts)||160||48||77|
|Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, Rajasthan and Western Uttar Pradesh (Meerut and Agra Division)||162||50||77|
|Eastern Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Jharkhand and Orissa||162||50||77|
|Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Dadar, Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu||162||50||77|
|Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Goa and Puducherry||162||50||77|
3. Age Limit
|Minimum age||17.5 years|
|Maximum age||23 years|
If you have all these qualifications then you can apply for the post of Army Clerk in Indian Army.
The process of selecting candidates for Army clerk is completed into three steps
This is the first phase of the whole process. Physical round is an important step for the candidate. This round needs lots of hard work and practice to be done. Following activities are done under the physical test of army clerk.
First of all candidate has to run 1600 meters. Aspirant has to take four rounds around the ground of 400 meters, in the time of 5 minutes 45 seconds. According to the time in which you complete this race, you are given numbers.
|5 minutes 30 seconds||Group I||60 Marks|
|5 min 31 sec to 5 min 45-sec||Group II||48 Marks|
|Number Of Pull-ups||Numbers Allotted|
|10 and above||40|
|less than 6||Fail|
Then it will be a jump test. In which the candidate has to jump a pit of 9 feet. There is no marks allotment for this round but it is mandatory to pass this test.
4. Balancing Vim
Balancing Vim is the last physical test, in which candidates have to walk on a thin band. This path to keep balance is zig-zag, so you have to maintain your balance on it.
Medical test is done after the physical test, if a candidate passes the physical test, then he can be called for the medical test at any time.
Under the medical test, the medical condition of the candidate is checked, and all his body parts are tested.
Written test is the last stage of this Army Clerk exam, in which questions are asked from Army Clerk syllabus.
The written test of Army Clerk is conducted in two stages:
|Subjects||Number of Questions||Marks Allotted|
|Subjects||Number Of Questions||Marks Allotted|
After the written test, the final list is issued, if a candidate have his/her name in it then he/she is called for training. After the completion of training, candidate is sent to join the post of Army Clerk
Army Clerk Syllabus for written exam:
Q. 1 What is Army Clerk Age Limit?
Answer: Age limit for a clerk in Indian Army should be between 17.5 years to 23 years.
Q. 2. What is the difference between Army GD and Army Clerk?
Answer: In the Indian Army GD, apart from the office, border posts can also be found, whereas Army Clerk gets only office posts.
Q. 3 In how many stages does the Army Clerk exam take place?
Answer: This exam is conducted in total 3 phases.
4. Which is the best institute for the preparation of the Indian Army Clerk?
Answer: Navjeevan Defense Academy, Sikar is the best institute to prepare for Army Clerk, which is a unit of Navjeean Science Group, Sikar
So here we have shared complete information about Army Clerk with you, hope you will like this and find useful for you.