Join Indian Army | Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) Recruitment 2021 | Religious Teacher (RT) Notification 2021 | RT JCO Vacancy | Application Online for Officer | Army Recruitment Rally 2021

Army  has announced latest jobs notification. This article is all about ” Join Indian Army Recruitment 2021″ for 194 vacancies  as Junior Commissioned Officer. Different posts under this notification includes religious teacher vacancies for PRT 91, 92, 93, 94 and 95 courses. Religious Teachers preach religious scriptures to troops and conduct various rituals at Regimental / Unit religious institutions. The advertisement for this recruitment drive is dated on 11 January 2021. Read the full article about JCO Recruitment 2021 to know more about further details. Online Application link is available between 11 January 2021 and 09 February 2021. So, Make sure you apply online before 09 February 2021. Civil as well as In Service Candidates can apply for this latest recruitment. Application procedure for both of the category is different and is described below. ONLY MALE Applicants are eligible to Apply.

# Join Indian Army Recruitment 2021 Overview in Points:

Army Rally Notification 2021 :-

1. Recruitment conducting Agency : Indian Army.

2. Vacancies Level : Junior Commissioned Officer.

3. Total Count of Posts : 194.

4. Advertisement Category : 1. For Civil Candidates. , 2. For In Service Candidates.

5. Online Application Start Date : 11 January 2021 (Online Application Period is Running Now).

6. Online Application Last Date : 09 February 2021.

7. Examination Date for latest  Recruitment Drive : Will be Announced Later.

8. Method of Application : Both ONLINE and Pro-Forma Based.

9. Is it Govt. or Private Job : This Job Category Belongs to Government jobs only.

10. Method of Selection : Selection is based on total marks obtained in Paper-II and Interview.

11. Official website? :

# Important Dates to Remember :

1. Advertisement Announcement Date : 11 January 2021.

2. Application Start Date : 11 January 2021 up till 10:00 Hrs.

3. Online Application Last Date (For Civilian as Pandit, Granthi, Padri and Maulvi – Sunni) : 09 January 2021 Up till 17:00 Hrs.

4.  Pro-Forma Application Receipt Last Date (For Civil Gorkha, Maulvi – Shia of Ladakh region, Buddhist – Mahayana of other than Sikkim Region and In-Service Applicants) : 01 March 2021.

4. Call Letter Download Date : Will be released later.

5. Date of Written Examination : 27 June 2021.

6. Army Sarkari Result : Will be Announced later.

# Army Rally Notification 2021 Vacancy Details :

Regiment wise Junior Commissioned Officer Vacancy Distribution : (Total Posts : 194)

1. Pandit : 171 posts

2. Pandit (Gorkha) for Gorkha Regiments [Hindu (Gorkha) candidates only] : 09 posts.

3. Granthi : 05 posts.

4. Maulvi (Sunni) : 05 posts.

5. Maulvi (Shia) for Ladakh Scouts [Ladakhi Muslim Shia candidates only] : 01 post.

6. Padre : 02 posts.

7. Bodh Monk (Mahayana) for Ladakh Scouts : 01 post.

# Eligibility Criteria :

(A). Educational Qualification :

Various posts described under RT Army Recruitment 2021 above has different qualification criteria according to different  qualification required. However, as a general overview the following qualification standards are required : Graduate in any subject stream from a recognized institute / University. For religious denomination the following additional qualification is required :

(i). For Pandit and Pandit (Gorkha) for Gorkha Regiment :  Hindu applicants with Acharya in Sanskrit OR Shastri Degree in Sanskrit with one year Diploma in ‘Karma Kand’

(ii). For Granthi : Sikh applicants with ‘Gyani in Punjabi’.

(iii). Maulvi and Maulvi (Shia) for Ladakh Scouts : Muslim applicants with Maulvi Alim in Arabic or Adib Alim in Urdu.

(iv). Padre : One who have been ordained priesthood by the ecclesiastical authority and still on the approved list of the local Bishop.

(v). Mahayana (Bodh Monk) : One who have been ordained Monk / Buddhist Priest  by Head Priest of the Monastery or Appropriate Authority.

(B). Different Medical Test Requirements :

Applicants must have :

(i). Robust mental and Physical health.

(ii). 5cm Expendable Chest.

(iii). Normal hearing (Each ear).

(iv). Natural teeth sufficient number.

(v). No disease like varicose veins or piles, bones deformity, hydrocele, gum decay etc.

(C). Physical Requirement and Fitness :

(a). Heights in centimeters :

(i). For General Applicants – 160 cm.

(ii). For Gorkhas and Ladakhi region applicants : 157 cm.

(iii). For Andaman and Nicobar Island, Lakshadweep Gp Incl Minicoys : 155 cm.

(b). Chest in centimeters (For all) : 77 cm.

(c). Weight in Kilograms : 

(i). For General Applicants : 50 cm.

(ii). For Gorkhas and Ladakhi region Applicants :  48 cm.

(d). Fitness Test : Running for 1.6 KiloMeters in 08 minutes.

Extra time for Hilly Terrain Areas Applicants ->

(d1). Between 5000 to 9000 ft : 30 sec. extra.

(d2). Between 9000 to 12000 ft : 120 sec. extra.

(D). Age Limits Calculated on Date 01 October 2021 :

Age Bars for In-service as well as Civilian applicants :

(i). Minimum Age Limit to Army PRT Teacher Recruitment : 25 Years.

(ii). Maximum Age Limit to  Army PRT Teacher Recruitment : 34 Years.

# Examination Pattern  :

Written examination will be conducted on 27 June 2021 and will contain two papers (Paper-1 and Paper-2) based on MCQs. Paper – 1 is of qualifying nature only. Marks obtained in Paper -1 will not be included in merit making. Marti list will be prepared based on the marks obtained in paper-2. But only those candidates will be evaluated for Paper-2 who will gain minimum qualifying marks in Paper-1.

1. (General Awareness) Paper -1 : 

(i). Passing Marks / Maximum Marks : 40 / 100.

(ii). Total Number of Questions : 50.

(iii). Per Question Marks Weightage : 02 Marks.

(iv). Negative Marking : -0.5 or -1/2 marks for each wrong answer.

2. (Related to religious denominations applied) Paper -2 :

(i). Passing Marks / Maximum Marks : 40 / 100.

(ii). Total Number of Questions : 50.

(iii). Per Question Marks Weightage : 02 Marks.

(iv). Negative Marking : -0.5 or -1/2 marks for each wrong answer.

# Interview Criteria  :

Shortlisted applicants (Names will be updated on official website) will be called for interview at 1 ASC Trg Center, Bangalore and 39 GTC, Varanasi accordingly. Only those applicants who score 50% marks (50 out of 100 marks) will be considered as qualified  in interview.

# Final Selection Procedure  :

The final Selection of the Applicants is based on the merit list prepared by total marks gained in Paper-2 and Interview. Finally selected applicants will be known as JCO (RT). These candidates will now go for 6  weeks basic training at BEG and Centre, Kirkee followed by 11 weeks religious specific training at INI (Institute of National Integration), Pune. After successful completion of training candidates will be commissioned as Religious Teacher in Naib Subedar Rank.

# Application Fees :

No Application Fees is set by recruitment authority.

# How to Apply Online For Indian Army Recruitment 2021 ?

(A). Registration : 

All the applicants who wants to apply for above mentioned posts should follow the below mentioned procedure for successful online application :

(i).  First of all,  Applicants need to browse the official website of Indian Army that is given above.

(ii). Now you need to Register on the website portal by clicking on “Check Eligibility”.

(iii). Further for a successful registration you need to  have Following :

-> A valid E-mail ID and an active mobile number.

-> Domicile / Verification Certificates.

-> Permanent Address with PIN

-> Personal Details.

-> Educational certificates ( Including Matric certificate).

(B). How to Apply Online Procedure :

(i). Browse the  official website and click on “Apply Online” in JCO / OR enrolment row.

(ii).  Now , according to your eligibility registration details will come as prefilled. You need to enter all remaining information like educational and contact details.

(iii). In this step , You need click on preview and check button , please make sure that all details entered by are correct as you will not be able to make any change ager saving the application form.

(iv). Applicants can access their profile  by log in using e-mail ID and Password. Form here you can take the print out of application any time.

(v). On the last date of application Roll numbers will auto generated by the system for eligible applicants.

# Application Pro-Forma :

Application pro-forma for Pandit (Gorkha), Maulvi (Shia) and Bodh Monk (Mahayana) and In-Service Applicants can be found in Army Recruitment 2021 PDF. This application acceptance will be live till 01 March 2021 starting from 11 January 2021. So, Make sure to apply before  01 March 2021 to get hassle free application experience. The application envelop should have “APPLICATION FOR JCO (RT) COURSE NO.91,92,93,94, & 95” written in red ink. These Applications will be processed through proper official channel. Postal Addresses to send filled application form are given in recruitment PDF.

# Current Recruitment Selection Process :

Selection of the applicants  in this Army Religious Teacher recruitment drive is purely based on total marks obtained in written examination (Paper-2) and Interview.

# Admit Card 2021 :

All the Applicants who full fill the eligibility criteria according to the  Army notification will be issued Admit Cards / Roll Number Slips / Call Letters. You need to check the profile on official website for admit card. This Admit Card will work as a mandatory document for Indian army rally. Following Documents (Original as well as Photocopies), along with Admit Card, are also compulsory to carried out while appearing to the examination :

1. Character Certificate by village Sarpanch or State Govt. Authority.

2. Domicile Certificate by State Govt. Authority.

3. All Educational Qualification Certificates (10th Onwards).

4. Relationship certificate (If Applicable) issued by concerned Officer for Son of Serviceman / Ex-Servicemen, Son of War Widow / Son of Widow.

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FAQs About Current  Religious Teacher Vacancies :

FAQ1 :  What posts are advertised for this recruitment ?

Answer : The posts advertised under this recruitment drive is known as Religious Teacher which are Junior Commissioned Officer.

FAQ2 : When will the Online Application  for Religious Teacher Recruitment 2021 ?

Answer : The Online Application for Army Recruitment 2021 will start on 11 January 2021.

FAQ3 : What is the last date to Apply for Religious Teacher Recruitment 2021 ? 

Answer : For Online Application  it is 11 January 2021 and and for pro-forma application it is 01 March 2021..

FAQ4 : How can I Apply for Religious Teacher Recruitment 2021 ?

Answer : You can apply for the latest recruitment Army through official website and for some posts in application pro-forma.

FAQ5 : How many vacancies have been released for Religious Teacher Recruitment 2021 ? 

Answer : As per the advertisement notification the total sum of released vacancies is 194.

FAQ6 : What is the application fee for online registration for Religious Teacher Recruitment 2021 ? 

Answer : There is no Application fees.

FAQ7 : What is the age limit required for Religious Teacher Recruitment 2021?
Answer : Age limits for latest Army RT Recruitment 2021 should not be below than 25 Years and not more than 34 Years.

Disclaimer :  Dear Job Aspirants, we took utmost care while posting Religious Teacher Recruitment 2021 vacancies, however we suggest you to go through the official website and read the full official advertisement notification carefully before applying online. This will provide you a hassle free experience to apply online application.

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