Indian Army Short Service Commission (SSC) Technical Officers Entry Course Online Form-2021

Indian Army Short Service Commission (SSC) Technical Officers Entry Course at Officers Training Academy, Chennai,Tamilnadu invites applications for Short Service Commission (SSC) Technical Officers Entry course in Indian Army thorough online Examination Indian Army requires a very dedicated and capable individual who is Physically Fit, flexible,problem solver and able to adapt to work environment.

Total No. of Vacancy is 189 in official notification of Indian Army. Applications are invited for Course/Training in Short Service Commission (SSC)Technical Officers Entry Course for Men and Women.

All Candidates can Apply Online before 23-06-2021 for the above course who fulfil all the Requirement and Eligibility. Candidates should read complete Indian Army Official Notification before apply online.

SSC Technical Officers Entry Course – 2021 in short

  • Notification Published On25-05-2021.
  • Eng. Stream NameVarious Technical Course.
  • No. of Posts189.
  • Recruitment Organisation – Indian Army.
  • Education QualificationsB-Tech/ Bachelors of Engineering.
  • Date of Released Admit CardNotified Soon.
  • Date of ExaminationNotified Soon.
  • Minimum Age 20 Years.
  • Maximum Age27 Years. (Age Relaxation as per Govt. Rule.)
  • Date of Start Apply Online25-05-2021.
  • Last Date to Apply Online23-06-2021.

Vacancy Detail

S. No.

Name of Trade

No. of Post (SSC Tech. 57 Men + SSCW Tech. 28)

01 Civil Engineering/Bldg. Construction Technology 60+05
02 Architecture 01
03 Mechanical 05+01
04 Electrical/Electronics 08+01
05 Computer Science & Technology/ M.Sc Computer Science 31+04
06 Information & Technology 12+02
07 Electronics & Telecommunications 05
08 Electronics 02
09 Telecommunications 04
10 Electrician 100
11 Electronics & Communication 05
12 Micro Electronics & Microwave 03
13 Satellite Communication 03
14 Aeronautical/ Avionics/ Aerospace 06+01
15 Electronics & Instrumentation 04
16 Automobile Engineering 03
17 Production 03
18 Industrial/Manufacturing/Industrial Engineering & Management 06
19 Opto Electronics 03
20 Fibre Optics 02
21 Bio-Technology 01
22 Ballistics Engineering 01
23 Rubber Technology 01
24 Chemical Engineering 01
25 Workshop Technology 03
26 Laser Technology 02

Total Vacancy


Education Qualifications

  1. Candidates who have passed the requisite Engineering Degree course or are in the final year of Engineering Degree course are eligible to apply.

2.      Educational Qualification for Widows of Defence Personnel who Died in Harness

SSCW (Non Tech) (Non UPSC) – Graduation in any Discipline.

SSCW (Tech) – B.E./ B. Tech in any Engineering stream.

Mode of Selection

  • The Course will commence from October, 2021 at Officers Training Academy (OTA) Chennai, Tamilnadu.
  • Selected candidates will be granted Short Service Commission (OTA) on probation in the rank of Lt from the date of commencement of the course or the date of reporting at Officers Training Academy (OTA), Chennai, Tamil Nadu, whichever is later and will be entitled to full pay and allowances admissible to Lt during training period. Pay & allowances will be paid after successful completion of training.
  • On successful completion of Pre Commission training at OTA, Officer will be confirmed Short Service Commission (Technical) in the rank of Lt.


  •  Selected candidates will be detailed for training at Officers Training Academy, Chennai according to their position in the final order of merit (engineering stream-wise) upto the number of available vacancies and subject to meeting all eligibility criteria.
  • Duration of Training- 49 weeks

Pay & Allowances

Rank Level & Basic Pay
Lieutenant L-10, B.Pay Rs. 56100 – 177500.

 How to Apply

Candidates are required to apply online using the website Detailed instructions for filling up online applications are available on the above-mentioned website.


Link of this website mentioned above is available in section of Important Links for apply online on

Important instructions for candidates

  • Candidates are advised to satisfy themselves before applying that they possess the minimum essential qualifications and experience, if any, laid down in the advertisement. Candidature/ appointment is liable to be terminated at any stage if it is noticed that minimum essential qualification is not possessed by the candidate.
  • Candidates are advised to take a printout of their system generated online application form after submitting the application.
  • Candidates should satisfy themselves about their eligibility for the post applied for.
  • Candidates are advised in their own interest.

Important Links for Apply Online

Particulars Important Links
Download Indian Army Official Notification Click Here
Apply Online Click Here