Indian Army Agnipath Recruitment Eligibility Criteria 2022: Physical, Selection Process, How to Apply

Indian Army Agnipath Recruitment 2022: Indian Army is inviting applications from eligible Indian citizens for the recruitment of Agniveers through the Indian Army Agnipath Recruitment 2022. Online registration is mandatory for Indian Army Agnipath Recruitment 2022.

What is Agnipath Scheme?

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 14th June 2022 approved the transformative Agnipath scheme for the recruitment of youth in the Indian Armed Forces who after induction will be referred to as Agniveers. The Agnipath Scheme is a major defence policy reform in the Human Resource Policy of the Army, Navy, and Air Force.

Indian Army Agnipath Recruitment 2022 Calendar

Indian Army Agniveer Recruitment Rally EventsImportant Dates
Online Registration for Rallies Start Date5th July 2022
Online Registration for Rallies End Date3rd August 2022
Recruitment Rally DateAugust & September 2022
Combined Entrance Exam Date📍 1st Batch – 16 October & 13 November 2022
📍 2nd Batch – January 2023
Reporting to Training Centre Date📍 1st Batch – December 2022
📍 2nd Batch – February 2023

Indian Army Agnipath Recruitment Eligibility 2022

Candidates will be enrolled under Army Act 1950 for a service duration of four (04) years including the training period. Agniveers so enrolled will be subject to Army Act, 1950 and will be liable to go wherever ordered, by land, sea, or air. Agniveers enrolled under the scheme, will not be eligible for any kind of Pension or Gratuity.


S.NoPostsAge(in Years)
(i)Agniveer (General Duty) (All Arms)17 ½ – 23
(ii)Agniveer (Tech)17 ½ – 23
(iii)Agniveer Tech (Aviation & Ammunition Examiner)17 ½ – 23
(iv)Agniveer Clerk / Store Keeper Technical (All Arms)17 ½ – 23
(v)Agniveer Tradesmen (All Arms)10th pass17 ½ – 23
(vi)Agniveer Tradesmen (All Arms) 8th pass17 ½ – 23

Note: 01 October 2022 will be taken as effective date of determining age eligible for candidate. The upper age limit has been relaxed from 21 years to 23 years as a onetime measure for the Recruiting Year 2022-23.

Educational Qualifications

(i)Agniveer (General Duty) (All Arms)📍 Class 10th /Matric with 45% marks in aggregate and 33% in each subject. For boards following grading system minimum of D grade (33% – 40%) in individual subjects or equivalent of grade which contains 33% and overall aggregate in C2 grade or equivalent corresponding to 45% in aggregate
(ii)Agniveer (Tech)10+2/Intermediate Exam Pass in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Maths and English with 50% marks in aggregate and 40% in each subject.
(iii)Agniveer Tech (Aviation & Ammunition Examiner)//
(iv)Agniveer Clerk / Store Keeper Technical (All Arms)📍 10+2 / Intermediate Exam Pass in any stream (Arts, Commerce, Science) with 60% marks in aggregate and minimum 50% in each subject.

Securing 50% in English and Maths/Accts/Book Keeping in Cl XII is mandatory.
(v)Agniveer Tradesmen (All Arms)10th pass(a) Class 10th simple pass
(b) No stipulation in aggregate percentage but should have scored in 33% in each subject.
(vi)Agniveer Tradesmen (All Arms) 8th pass(a) Class 8th simple pass
(b) No stipulation in aggregate percentage but should have scored in 33% in each subject.

Indian Army Agnipath Application Process 2022: How to Apply

📍 (a) All candidates to log in to, check their eligibility status and create their profile. Online Registration (submission of application) will commence from July 2022 onwards.

📍 (b) Candidate can apply in only one category. If anyone is found registered for multiple trade/category, he will be disqualified and will not be considered for any trade/category.

📍 (c) Personnel e-mail ID and Mobile Number is MUST. All important messages will be sent to this e-mail ID/Mobile Number like short listed/call letter/joining instruction/result etc. Sharing of e-mail ID and Mobile Number is not permitted. Remember the User Name and Password for future use. (ARO will not be responsible for not getting required information if e-mail / Mobile Number of candidates given is wrong/ changed).

📍 (d) Fill in the Candidate’s Name, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name and DOB must be entered exactly as per Matriculation/10th Class Board Certificate.

NOTE: Recruitment into the army is a free service. Candidates are advised not to pay bribe to anyone for recruitment as it is based purely on merit. Selection process during recruitment at all stages is computerised and transparent. Therefore, candidates are advised to be beware of touts as they cannot help them at any stage.

📋 Indian Army Agnipath Recruitment Apply Online 2022

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