Indian Army Recruitment 2020 – Apply for 300 SSC Officer vacancies in Armed Forces Medical Services

Indian Army SSC Officer Recruitment 2020 – Online applications are invited from Indian citizens both male and female, who have passed their final MBBS examination in first or second attempt only, for grant of Short Service Commission in the Armed Forces Medical Services.. The eligible applicants can apply for the post till 16th August 2020 through online mode

Interested candidates can check details such as eligibility criteria, salary, age limit, application fee, application process and more for Indian Army SSC Officer Recruitment 2020 

Indian Army Recruitment 2020 Details
Recruiting Body Armed Forces Medical Services
Job Type Defence Jobs
Post Short Service Commissioned Officer (SSC)
Total Vacancy 300 Posts
Indian Army SSC Officer Recruitment 2020 Vacancy Details
The Indian Army has announced a total of 300 Vacancies which is given below:
1. Male 270 Posts
2. Female 30 Posts
Indian Army Recruitment 2020 Important Dates
Starting Date to Apply 18th July 2020
Last Date to Apply 16th August 2020
Eligibility Criteria for Indian Army SSC Officer Recruitment 2020
Educational Qualification
a) Applicants must possess medical qualification included in First/Second Schedule or Part II of the Third Schedule of IMC Act 1956.
b) Applicants must have permanent registration from any State Medical Council/MCI. Post graduate degree/diploma holders recognized by the State Medical Council/MCI/NBE can also apply.
c) He/she should have passed their final MBBS examination in first or second attempt only, for grant of SSC in the AFMC.
Note Only those candidates who have completed/completing their internship on or before 30 Jun 2020 can apply.
Age Limit
The candidate must not have attained 45 years of age as on 31 Dec 2020.
Indian Army SSC Officer Recruitment 2020 Application Process
Application will be accepted online only. To do so the candidate needs to click on the “NEW REGISTRATION” button and follow the steps on the website.
1. Go to official Indian Army website
2. Important Instructions for Strict Compliance
Document Required
a) The following Essential Certificates/ documents should be scanned and uploaded
b) Passport Size Photograph (.jpeg, Size-upto 100kb)
c) Scanned copy of class X (Matriculation) Certificate/Birth Certificate issued by Municipal Corporation as a proof of date of birth (.pdf, size-upto 200kb)
d) Aadhar Card
e) Following documents are essentially required to be produced for verification at the time of interview
Application Processing Fee (APF)
Application Fee A Fee of Rs.200/- will be charged from the applicants towards application processing.
Payment Mode The requisite amount is required to be paid at the end of the application submission through online payment (internet banking/Credit Card/Debit Card). No other mode of payment is accepted.
Method of Selection
  • Eligible candidates will be called for interview by a Board of Officers in the month of Sep 2020 at Army Hospital (R&R), Delhi Cantt to assess their suitability and merit for grant of SSC in the AFMC.
Physical & Medical Standard
a) Every candidate on being qualified in interview will have to attend the Special Medical Exam Board (SMB) constituted by DGAFMS for examining his or her medical fitness as per laid down standards.
b) However, candidates declared ‘UNFIT’ by the Initial Medical Examination (IME) may apply for the Appeal Medical Board (AMB)
c) The procedure for AMB will be explained by the President of Initial Medical Examination
Merit List
  • It is to be noted that mere qualifying at the interview does not confirm final selection. Separate merit list of both male and female will be prepared purely on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in interview.
  • Candidates with NCC Certificate will be given due weightage as under:
NCC Certificate Marks
NCC ‘A’ Certificate 02
NCC ‘B’ Certificate 03
NCC ‘C’ Certificate 05
From the prepared Merit list the candidates declared Medically FIT shall be issued joining instruction for commissioning as SSC Officers upto the number of vacancies available for each of merit list
Salary Details
  • BP Rs. 61300 + MSP Rs. 15500 + HRA (if applicable) as per category of the city, (i.e X, Y, Z, where the officer is posted) + NPA at prevalent rates + Transport Allowance Rs. 3600-7200 as per the category of the city, (i.e X, Y, Z where the officer is posted) + Dress Allowance Rs. 20,000
  • (Annually) and Dearness Allowance as per prevalent rate (total emolument at minimum of Pay Scale at the time of joining will be approximately Rs. 97000/- pm)


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website