The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has issued a notification for the recruitment of selection positions (Phase-X). Candidates interested in the details of the vacancy and having met all the eligibility criteria can read the notification and apply online.
The Union Cabinet took a landmark decision in approving an attractive recruitment program for young Indians to serve in the armed forces, for which a program named Agneepath was introduced. Young people selected under the Agneepath scheme will be classified as Agniveers. With the announcement of this Agnipath program, a window of opportunity has opened for young people to serve their nation for a period of 4 years.
If you want to become an Agniveer in the Indian Armed Forces, here is what you need to know about Agneepath Scheme 2022, Agniveers and other details. In this article, we explained the Agneepath program, the age limit and educational requirements for agniverers, how recruitment would be through the Agneepath program, what the salary would be, and more details.
- Minimum Age: 17.5 Years
- Maximum Age: 23 Years
- Age relaxation is applicable as per rules
The government has announced a 10% reservation for ‘Agniveers’ in central police forces & Assam Rifles with upper age relaxation.
- Candidates should possess 10th Class
Agneepath Scheme 2022
Recruitment Details: For Indian Navy, full schedule will be released on 25th June 2022, detailed notification will be released on 9th July 2022 and online registration will start on 15th July 2022.
For IAF, registration will start from June 24, 2022, online exam will start from July 24, 2022, the first batch of Agniveers will be inducted into IAF in December 2022 and training will start from 30 December from 2022.
For Indian Army, registration will start in July 2022, the first batch of Agniveers will be shortlisted for Indian Army troops in December 2022 and training will start from December 30, 2022.
Agneepath Yojana Qualification
|Soldier General Duty||SSLC/Matric with 45% marks in aggregate.No%required if higher qualification.|
|Soldier Technical||10+2/Intermediate exam Non-Matricpassed in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Maths and English. Now eight age for higher qualification.|
|SoldierClerk / StoreKeeper Technical||10+2/Intermediate exam passed in any stream(Arts, Commerce, Science)with 50% marks in aggregate and min40% in each subject. Weight age for higher qualification.|
|Soldier Nursing Assistant||10+2/Intermediate exam passed in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English with min 50% mark sin aggregate and min40% in each subject. Now eight age for higher qualification.|
|(i) GeneralDuties||Non -Matric|
|(ii) Specified Duties||Non-Matric|
Agneepath Scheme Salary
The salary for Agniveers in the 1st year will be around Rs. 4.76 lakh per annum which increases to Rs. 6.92 lakh per annum for the final year.
|Agneepath Scheme Salary – All figures in Rs (Monthly Contribution)|
|Year||Customized Package (Monthly)||In Hand
|Contribution to Agniveer Corpus Fund
|Contribution to corpus
fund by GoI
|1st Year||Rs. 30000||Rs. 21000||Rs. 9000||Rs. 9000|
|2nd Year||Rs. 33000||Rs. 23100||Rs. 9900||Rs. 9900|
|3rd Year||Rs. 36500||Rs. 25580||Rs. 10950||Rs. 10950|
|4th Year||Rs. 40000||Rs. 28000||Rs. 12000||Rs. 12000|
Total contribution to Agniveer Corpus Fund after four years- Rs 5.02 Lakh.
Exit After 4 years- Rs 11.71 Lakh as Seva Nidhi Package (Including, interest accumulated on the above amount as per the applicable interest rates would also be paid).
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