Indian Army Soldier Clerk Recruitment Vacancy Details 2021

For all those candidates who are looking to join the Indian Army as Soldier Clerk (general duty/ store keeper technical).

In this article we have shared complete details about army clerk recruitment 2021 and share all the relevant eligibility details like no. of vacancy, education eligibility criteria, physical eligibility, medical examination criteria, important dates, post details, complete selection procedure of soldier clerk has been mentioned here and all other important details.

  • Organization:-Join Indian Army
  • Job Location: All Over India
  • Post Name:- Clerk/ SKT 
  • Number Of Vacancies:- Update soon
  • Apply Mode:- Online
  • Apply Online:- (To be updated)
  • Admit Card:- (To be updated)
  • Result:- (To be updated)
  • Official website:-

There are many trades in the Indian Army that any eligible candidate can apply for. The most famous of all trades is soldier clerk or SKT (Store Keeper Technical).

Indian Army clerk work details are not like Soldier GD (General Duty), Indian army clerk qualification is more about paperwork than physical work, and requires greater educational qualifications than GD Soldier.

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Table of content

  1. Duty of Indian Army Clerk
  2. Registration Form
  3. Important Dates
  4. Eligibility Criteria
  5. Education Qualification
  6. Physical Eligibility Standards
  7. Selection Process
  8. Written Exam Pattern

#Indian Army clerk work details – What Work An Army Clerk Does on a Daily Basis

Army Soldier Clerks/Store Keepers (SKT) are tasked with responsibilities such as inventory, personnel, and resource management.

Some of the main tasks performed by Soldier Clerks/Store Keepers (SKT) include –

  • Bookkeeping
  • Inventory management
  • Personnel documentation
  • Office documentation
  • Other office duties

In order to perform the above-mentioned tasks, Soldier Clerks or SKTs are trained in areas such as

  • Computer Application
  • Mathematics
  • Bookkeeping
  • English
  • Accounting

#Indian Army Clerk Online Registration Form 2021

All the Indian Army Clerk Registration recruitment processes are done through only recruitment rallies conducted at various places in India throughout. Please contact your nearby Recruiting Branch Office/Zonal Recruiting Office for more details.

Clerk Recruitment Rallies 2021 whenever are scheduled is also published in leading vernacular newspapers/Employment News so keep yourself updated with official news as well.

For registering for army clerk recruitment you have to apply through the official website. This is the direct link to the official website for filling the online application form for the army clerk recruitment vacancy in 2021 

Salary of Indian Army Clerks:

The Salary of an Indian army clerk depends on many factors. Indian army clerk salary depends on the nature of the service works and area of posting and various other factors also. A clerk has to work in different areas and departments, they get salary on the basis of that.

Usually, they get a salary of around ₹30,000 per month on the initial days. after a year or 2 years, they get a salary of around 45,000/- per month.

The Salary of clerks depends on the area of their experience in the field and their educational qualification etc. Candidates who have a graduation degree. They generally get quick chance of promotions and get more salary and allowances etc.

#Indian Army Soldier Clerk Important Dates 2021

Indian Army conducts Open Rally across all the States and UTs across India and the Recruitment date and all other important dates for Indian army Clerk vary according to each state recruitment driver or army Bharti drive throughout the year 2021.

All the details about the Open Rally schedule are published on the official website  as well as on employment newspapers or respective vernacular newspapers.

#Indian Army Clerk Eligibility Criteria 2021

Below we have mentioned detail qualification for Indian army clerk age, we request you to read all details carefully.

NationalityCitizens of India also (including those of Nepal) are eligible.
Age Minimum 17 ½ and maximum 23 Years.
Marital StatusUnmarried Male

#Indian Army Clerk Qualification Education Eligibility Criteria 2021

Check all these education eligibility criteria before applying for army clerk job 2021.

  1. Candidate applying must have passed 10+2/10+2 / Intermediate Exam pass in any of the streams (Arts, Commerce, Science) 
  1. Only those candidates are eligible to apply for who had English and Mathematics / Accounts / Bookkeeping Subjects in Class X or Class XII 
  1. Should have scored at least 60% on average of all subjects and a minimum of 50% in each subject in class 12th.

#Indian Army Clerk Physical Eligibility Standards Criteria 2021

Please Check the complete details about required height for Indian army clerk and other required parameters also.

RegionStatesHeight in (Cms)Weight in (Kgs)Chest in (Cms)
Western Himalayan RegionJ&K, HP, Punjab Hills (Area South & West of the Interstate Border between HP & Punjab and North and East of road of Mukerian, Hoshiarpur, Garhshankar, Ropar ) Garhwal & Kumaon regions of Uttranchal.1624877+5 (after expansion)
Eastern Himalayan RegionNagaland, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim, and Hill Region of West Bengal (Darjeeling and Kalimpong Districts)1604877+5 (after expansion)
Western Plains RegionPunjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, Rajasthan, and Western UP ( Meerut and Agra Division)1625077+5 (after expansion)
Eastern Plains RegionEastern UP, Bihar, West Bengal, and Orissa1625077+5 (after expansion)
Central RegionMadhya Pradesh, Chattisgarh, Gujarat Maharashtra, Dadar, Nagar-Haveli, Daman and Diu1625077+5 (after expansion)
Southern RegionAndhra Pradesh, Karnataka Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Goa, And Pondicherry1625077+5 (after expansion)s

#Special Physical Standards

Region- States – categoryHeight (Cms)Weight (kgs)Chest (Cms)
Ladakhi1575077+5 (after expansion)
Gorkhas both Nepalese and Indians1604877+5 (after expansion)
Andaman, Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep Group including Minicoy
Settlers1655077+5 (after expansion)
Locals1555077+5 (after expansion)
Tribals of recognized  areas1624877+5 (after expansion)
Brigade of the Guards1735077+5 (after expansion)
Med Arty1705077+5 (after expansion)
Corps Military Police1735077+5 (after expansion)
*Clerks GD/SKT1625077+5 (after expansion)

#Indian Army Soldier Clerk Selection Process for Bharti 2021

After you have registered for Indian Army Clerk recruitment Rally 2021, to get on the job you have to go through a certain selection process designed for army clerks selection process.

To get selected and have your name on merit list you need to qualify each step with at least a minimum of set standard and perform your best.

After you reach Rally Recruitment ground first your important documentation verification will be done, after that the following test or examination for army clerk selection 2021 will be conducted.

Unlike GD all these (running, pull-ups, balancing, and 9 feet ditch) tests need to be qualified by you, but no marking will be awarded for it to you just need to qualify for the army clerk recruitment process.

#PFT (Physical Fitness Test)

(a) Running; 1 Mile –

Here your real test starts, running is considered as one of the most difficult parts of army clerk Bharti 2021. Only 47%* candidates running get through this test. So, prepare well for the running test.

You will be required to complete running of  1 mile/1600 meters within the least possible time. The faster you can complete the race, the better it is for you.

As per general standards, the participants need to complete the race within 5.45 minutes.

(b) Pull Ups – A minimum of 6 pull-ups

you need to do, you must be thinking is it a joke? No,  don’t even have this thought in your mind that getting Indian army is easy, it is not easy and you should as well not take it lightly. You will need to train yourself hard for this because after completing 1 mile of running it will be very difficult for you to do three push-ups, so train accordingly.

(c) Balance and 9 Feet Ditch 

In the balancing test, you have to walk over a narrow zig-zag wooden stand then climb and walk on ropes, etc., and remember also you will need to walk through them without falling to qualify this round.

Basically, the 9 feet ditch is a test to see how much long jump you can do. To qualify for this test you will have to jump a ditch or pit whose length is 9 feet.

#Medical Standards for Indian Army Clerk 2021

  1. The candidate preparing for army clerk job 2021 should have tough ability to withstand or overcome adverse conditions physique and good mental health. 
  1. The chest should be well developed having a minimum of 5 Cms expansion.
  1.  Should have normal hearing with both ears in good condition.
  1. Also must have good binocular vision in both eyes.
  1.  He should be able to read 6/6 in the distant vision chart with each eye.
  1. Colour vision should be CP-III. to recognize white, red, and green signal colors correctly as shown by Martin’s Lantern at 1.5 meters 
  1. Have a sufficient number of natural healthy gum and teeth that is a minimum of 14 dental points. 
  1. Should not have diseases like deformity of bones, hydrocele and varicocele or piles

#Indian Army Clerk Syllabus 2021

Generally, the Indian Army Clerk Written Exams are conducted after 20 to 30 days after physical tests.

The test syllabus is divided it into two parts of a total of 50 Questions and a total of 200 marks.

Candidates need to have at least 32 marks in each part and a total of 80 marks in both parts to qualify for the written exam.

Total Duration of Written Exam is 1 Hour.

Marking for each right answer you will be given 4 marks

And Negative marking of 0.5 marks will be done for each wrong answer, but no marks will be deducted for not answered questions.

Advice: don’t attempt those questions whose answer you are not sure of will keep your chances of passing the test, do smart work with hard work.

General Knowledge0520
General Science0520
Computer Science0520
General English25100

#Relaxation In Indian Army Clerk Written Exam for Special Certificate Holders 2021

NCC “C”15 marks
NCC “B”10 marks
NCC “A”05 marks
Relationship (for wards of army personnel)20 marks
O+ Level Certificate15 marks
Sports (National/State Level)20 marks

Important Note: All the certificates have an advantage in the selection process but keep this in mind if you hold multiple certificates of the above-mentioned certificate only one will be taken into consideration during the process not all.


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