Indian Army-NCC 49 Special Entry Notification 2021

Updated Wed, 30 Dec 2020 05:02 PM IST

Joining the Indian Defence Forces is a revered dream for many people. While there are exams like NDA, CDS, AFCAT etc to join the forces, there are certain other entries too through which candidates can join the defence forces. NCC Special Entry is one such way. 

NCC Special Entry is for candidates who have NCC C Certificate. These candidates are eligibile for Short Service Commission and are selected for Officers Training Academy. Both male and female candidates who have NCC C Certificate can apply for this entry. 

Indian Army has released the notiification for NCC Special Entry 2021 for NCC 49 recuitment.


Defence aspirants who have NCC C certificate can apply for this from 30th December, 2020 to 28th January, 2021.

NCC Special Entry Eligibility:
NATIONALITY    A candidate should be either be :
(i) A citizen of India, or
(ii) A subject of Bhutan, or
(iii) A subject of Nepal,
(iv) A Tibetan refugee who came to India before 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently  settling  in India, or            (v) A person of Indian origin who has migrated from  Pakistan, Burma, Sri  Lanka and East African countries with the intention of permanently settling in India
NOTE: For (ii),(iii),(iv) and (v) Candidate should possess a Certificate of Eligibility issues by the Government of India.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  
AGE LIMIT 19 to 25 years of age as on 1st January, 2021.
EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS Graduate Degree from a recognised University with minimum 50% aggregate marks.
Service in NCC for three years.
Should have obtained minimum 'B' grade in NCC 'C' Certificate Examination

Eligibility Criteria for Wards of Battle Casualties of Army Personnel: (NCC C Certificate not required)
There are certain vacancies under Wards of Battle Casualties which are available to wards of Battle casualties as:
  • Killed in action
  • Died of wound or injury
  • Missing
  • Wounded or injured
  • Missing
Educational Qualification: Graduate degree from a recognised university with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks. NCC 'C' Certificate is not required (only for Wards of Battle Casualties of Army Personnel).

  • Interested and eligible candidates can apply on the official website of Indian Army between 30th December, 2020 to 28th January, 2021. 
  • Candidates first need to register themselves by clicking on 'Officer Entry Apply/Login' followed by 'Registration'.
  • After registering, click on 'Apply Online' and apply in Short Service Commission NCC Special Entry Course.
  • Fill in the required details in the Application Form and after you are sure that all the details filled by you are correct click on 'Submit Now'.

Note: Please save the copy of the Application having your roll number.

  • All the applications are shortlisted and then SSB centres are allotted to candidates, about which candidates will be informed via email.
  • After receiving their centres allotment email, candidates have to log in to the website and select their SSB dates.
  • Candidates will have to go through various stages of SSB Interview at their respective SSB Centres.
  • Those who get through the SSB Interview and are recommended will go through a Medical Examination.
  • Candidates who are recommended and who are medically fit will be issued the letter of joining and will be finally selected.

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