Agniveer Scheme: Jobs for ITI and Diploma passouts in the Indian Army

Agniveer Scheme: Jobs for ITI and Diploma passouts in the Indian Army

Date: 22/09/2022

The ‘Agneepath’ scheme is in the news a lot for a few days, but do you know that this scheme is a big step towards success even for ITI or Diploma pass outs? If you are ITI or Diploma pass out and want to become an ‘Agniveer’ of the Indian Army, then this information will be very useful for you.

Under the Agniveer Scheme, about 46000 vacancies have been announced so far in 2022, and not only army personnel but technical staff are also being appointed in this. Recently, the Indian Air Force has released the recruitment of Agniveer, in which more than 2 lakh applications have come in just 4 days. Similarly, Agniveers will be appointed in the Navy and the Army soon. Let us now understand this topic in detail.

Today we will talk about the Agneepath scheme announced by the central government. Under this, youth will be recruited in all three wings of the Indian Army i.e. Navy, Army, and Air Force, so that the number of youth in the army can be increased and the average age of the Indian Army can be reduced. The youth recruited under the “Agneepath” scheme will be named “Agniveer” as well as another category “Agneeveer Technical” which is specially designed keeping in mind the youth who have studied ITI and Diploma. This time the Indian Army is recruiting youth doing ITI specialized courses, so that new technical staff can be trained quickly.

Under the Agniveer scheme, Agniveers will be recruited into the army for a fixed period of 4 years, in which they will also be given 6 months of training. But the youth who are looking for job and training opportunities after ITI or diploma or want to do an apprenticeship, then you can not get a better opportunity than this at the beginning of your career. In this scheme, you will get an opportunity to work in the Indian Army for 4 years. Here you will get a monthly salary of 30 thousand to 40 thousand as well as a “service fund” of Rs 11 lakh which will be given on completion of 4 years.

Let us know in detail –

  • Who are eligible for this scheme?
  • In which field of the army can you get a job?
  • And what are the benefits of ITI and Diploma pass out?

If you want to get admitted in the “Agniveer Technical” category then –

  • Your age should be between seventeen and a half to twenty-three years
  • 10+2 i.e. Intermediate pass is necessary and has done a minimum one-year ITI course
  • but if you have not done ITI then a 10+2 i.e. Intermediate pass is necessary from the Science side. It is necessary to have a minimum of 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Maths, and English together and a minimum of 40% marks in each subject.

If seen in Agniveer Scheme, ITI pass out has been given a lot of importance because there is no requirement of minimum marks in Intermediate for them. Apart from this, ITI and Diploma pass out pass outs are being given bonus marks in the “Common Entrance Exam” of Agniveer Technical.

  • If you have done a 1-year ITI course then you will get a 30 marks bonus
  • If you have done ITI course of 2 years then you will get 40 marks bonus.
  • And a bonus of 50 marks is being given to the diploma holder.

If you are from ITI technical and non-technical field, then you can work in different departments of all the three teams of the Indian Army like –

Your duty may be in the Signal Unit, Helicopter and other vehicles in the Army, Technical and Mechanical Requirement, Missile and Tank Unit, etc.

You may have a posting in the ship’s repair and maintenance, signal, radar, and communication department in the Navy. In the same way, you can be posted in the Air Force in aircraft and other workshop areas related to it.

When you complete 4 years, you will also be given an “Agniveer” skill certificate, in which your skill and your achievement will be written in detail. This certificate can help you a lot in your future career. You can use the “Seva Nidhi” package of Rs 11 lakh for your further studies or business.

So overall this scheme can take you towards a great experience and a strong career.

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