Indian Army Recruitment  2020 Notification for grant of Short Service Commission (SSC) in Army Dental Corps.

Indian Army Recruitment 2020 – Indian Army invites applications from Indian citizens, both Male and female candidates, for grant of Short Service Commission (SSC) in the Army Dental Corps. The last date for receipt of applications is 30th July 2020.

Interested candidates can check details on Indian Army Recruitment 2020 from the page below.

Indian Army Dental Corps Recruitment 2020 Details

Name of the Board Indian Army
Description Dental Corps Recruitment
Status Notification Released
Job Location Army Dental Corps
No. of Vacancy 43 Posts
Indian Army Recruitment 2020 Important Dates
Availability of Information Brochure & Online Application on the Website 30th June 2020
Last Day of Submission of Online Applications (Duly Completed) 30th July 2020
Eligibility Criteria for Indian Army Recruitment 2020
  • Candidate must be a citizen of India
  • Only those candidates (BDS/MDS) who have appeared in the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test, NEET (MDS)-2020 conducted by National Board of Examinations (NBE), New Delhi, under the aegis of Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, on 20th Dec 2019, at various examination centers of NBE, are eligible to apply.
  • Candidates must submit a copy of the Mark-sheet/Score card of NEET (MDS)-2020 along with the application.
Educational Qualification
(1) Candidates must be BDS/MDS (with minimum 55% marks in final year BDS) from a College/ University recognized by Dental Council of India (DCI).
(2) He/she should have completed a one-year compulsory rotatory Internship mandated/ recognized by DCI by 31 March 2020 and must be in possession of the Permanent Dental Registration Certificate of State Dental Council/DCI valid at least upto 31 December 2020.
Age Limit
Maximum permissible age for SSC will be 45 years as on 31st December 2020
Indian Army Recruitment 2020  Application Process
  • Candidates are advised to log on to select the option ‘Army Dental Corps’ under ‘Officers Selection’ or use the following link and submit the application online (Only online applications will be accepted)
  • Candidates are advised to read the Info Brochure carefully before filling the Application Form
  • Candidates are advised to read the Info Brochure carefully before filling the application form. Accordingly, it is advised that candidates should fill in their details tallying with the online registration of NEET (MDS)-2020
  • After registration/ online submission of applications, NO amendment with regard to information filled i.e. Name/ Date of Birth/ Gender/ E-mail ID/Percentage of marks (Final BDS)/ NEET(MDS)-2020 Testing ID (Roll No.) & Score will be entertained.
Application Processing Fee (APF)
  • Candidates are required to make online payment of Rs.200/- online towards DGAFMS (APF Fund) along with the application
  • Incomplete application or applications not in accordance with instructions shall not be considered and are liable to be rejected
  • The Application Processing fee is non-refundable
Indian Army Recruitment 2020 Selection Procedure
a) Screening for Calling for Interview
b) Interview
c) Medical Examination
Physical Requirements
a) Minimum acceptable height with correlated weight for men are 157.5 cms & weight should be 49.5 Kgs
b) Minimum acceptable height with correlated weight for women is 152 cms & weight of 42 Kgs.
The Civilian Dental surgeons on commissioning in AD Corps will be granted rank of Captain in the pay scale, Level 10 B (Rs.61,300 – 1,93,900) of Defence Pay Matrix as elaborated in Army Pay Rules 2017 (7th Pay Commission).


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