Territorial Army Notification 2019 – For Male and Female

By Naveen Singh|Updated : May 13th, 2019

Indian army has released the notification of Territorial Army - 2019. This is for the first time that women can also apply for the Territorial army along with male candidates. The candidate who was looking for TA notification 2019 can find more detailed regarding territorial army exam and notification below.

Territorial Army Notification 2019 – For Male & Female

The applications are invited from gainfully employed citizens for an opportunity of serving the nation as Officers (Non Departmental) in the Territorial Army, which is based on the concept of enabling citizens to serve in the military without sacrificing their primary profession. One can serve the nation – as a civilian and as a soldier. 

  • Nationality: Both Male and female Citizens of India
  • Age Limit: 18 to 42 years
  • Educational Qualification: Graduate from any recognized University.
  • Physical Standards: Should be physically & medically fit in all respects.
  • Employment: Already be Employed.

Note: Members of the Regular Army/ Navy/ Air Force/ Police/ GREF/ Para Military and like forces are not eligible.



Start of Online Application26 May 2019
Stop of Online Application25 June 2019
Date of Examination28 July 2019

Read Detailed Notification here:

Territorial Army Notification 2019

Territorial Army Online Application

Standard & Syllabus of the Examination:



Time Allotted

Number of Questions


IPart - 1: Reasoning2 hrs5050
Part - 2: Elementary Mathematics5050
IIPart - 1: General Knowledge2 hrs5050
Part - 1: English5050

Standard: A Matriculation level will be the norm of the articles in Elementary Mathematics. Approximately the standard of articles in other topics will be as anticipated from an Indian university graduate.

Candidates to Ensure Their Eligibility for the Examination:

The applicants applying for the exam should ensure that they meet all eligibility criteria for admission into the exam. The mere issue of the candidate's admission certificate will not indicate that the competent authority has eventually cleared his candidacy.

TIME: The time allotted for each paper is 02 hours, which will be conducted in two sessions.

  • Type of Exam: Multiple Choice Questions (OMR Answer Sheet will be used).
  • Qualifying Marks: The Minimum marks in each part of the paper should be 40% and an overall average of 50% should be scored by the candidate.
  • Fee Details: Each Candidate is required to pay a fee of Rs 200/-Candidates should note that only the methods specified on the website can be used to pay the examination fee. It is neither valid nor appropriate to pay the fee through any other mode. Applications presented without the fee/mode prescribed shall be dismissed in summary.

How to Apply:

  1. Applicants must apply online through the www.jointerritorialarmy.gov.in website.
  2. Go to Careers section and Click on Join As an Officer
  3. Register with your email ID and fill other details
  4. Re-login and Fill the form with all details
  5. Make Payment

Embodiment for Training:

(a) One month of basic training in the first year of commissioning.

(b) Two months of annual training camp every year including the duration of the first year.

(c) Three months of Post-commissioning training within the first two years at IMA, Dehradun.

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Naveen SinghNaveen SinghMember since Jan 2019
Recommended twice for Indian Army in 2011 & 2017. Cleared NDA, CDSE, AFCAT, CAPF Exams.
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Abhishek Sharma
Sir, TA exam pattern is same as CDS, if not plz suggest me the book for this exam
Naveen Singh

Naveen SinghMay 17, 2019

@Abhishek Sharma The pattern is more or less same as compared to CDS exam but here you need to study reasoning also which is of 50 Marks. I would suggest you to go through A MODERN APPROACH TO VERBAL AND NON-VERBAL REASONING” by R.S. Agrawal
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Abhishek Sharma
Thank sir. Plz recommend some book for this exam
Piyush Upadhyay
Sir iska last date kab tak hai for submission ka
Ankita Mehta

Ankita MehtaMay 19, 2019

Sir  plz elaborate the concept of gain full employed fir TA
Dipanshu Upadhya
Ssb hai kya isme ?
Annu Mor

Annu MorMay 21, 2019

sir should be already employed..m govt. job m hi employee hona chahiye ya kuch bhi..ab students employ kse ho ske
sandeep kumar
Graduation final year appearing wale apply KR slte h kiya
The Talkative Cache
Sir , final year graduation student bhi apply kar sakte hai ?????
Ramneek Shivam Kasaudhan
Suppose I give tuitions to small children and have the income certificate .. but I had never filed the INCOME TAX RETURN . Will it be ok ? Will I be eligible ? Because I'll not be able to present the ITR DOCUMENTs before them.  @Naveen
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