What is Territorial Army?
A nation as huge as India always falls short of deserving candidates who can give their life to it. The Indian Army has lakhs of soldiers looking after each one of us, but they also need help and support from the civilians. Hence, the army has a second line of defence known as the Territorial Army commonly known as TA. The TA recruits civilians who have other mainstream professions and can dedicate 2-3 months of a year to the country. The army has released Territorial Army Notification 2021.
The notification will come as great news amidst the pandemic. The TA exam will be held on 26 September 2021. The filling of the online applications has started from 20th July 2021 to 189 August 2021.
The TA 2020 got cancelled due to the covid-19 pandemic. Many aspirants had to wait for a year to take this exam. The Territorial Army 2021 notification will come as a ray of hope for the aspirants. The official website of the Territorial Army is www.jointerritorialarmy.gov.in
As per the Territorial Army notification 2021, the TA admit card will be made available online after submission of applications. The written exam will be on 26th September 2021. The timing of the exam will be 1000 to 1200 hours and 1400 to 1600 hours. Candidates who pass the written exam will go through the Preliminary Interview Board (PIB) interview
The candidates who clear the PIB interview are called for the SSB interview. The civilians who apply for the TA exam will go through screening, comprising of written exam and interview, SSB and finally Medical Board for final selection. Ex-Servicemen applying for the TA exam will only have to sit in the Interview.
Pattern of Examination
The exam will be conducted in two sessions and the maximum time for each paper will be 02 hours. The exam will be of Objective type. To qualify for the written exam a minimum of 40% marks in each part of the paper separately and an overall average of 50% is a must. Candidates have to pay a fee of Rs 200/-. One month of basic training is given to the TA soldiers in the first year of commission. They have to take two months of annual training camp every year including the first year. Three months Post Commissioning training takes place within the first two years at Indian Military Academy, Dehradun. To know more visit: https://www.jointerritorialarmy.gov.in
Sure Shot Way to Success
The Territorial Army notification 2021 is a great opportunity for those who have a zeal to do something for the nation. To clear the TA exam the e-notes and video lectures from the Shaurya Bharat app can help you the most. The team of experienced teachers working for the app prepare the best lectures and make officers out of young men and women.