Indian Army has released the notification for Army Education Corps (AEC)-126 course. AEC-126 is a Permanent entry which calls the Post Graduates (only Male) to join the Indian Army and Officers. Engineering graduates can apply for it. AEC is a direct entry scheme for SSB candidates who are eligible and interested in joining Indian Army can apply online. The next entry in this line will be the TGC-127 entry.
Post Vacancies: 12
Age limit: Candidates should be between 20 and 27 years as of the first day of the month in which course is due to commence. There is no age relaxation.
Army Education Corps Vacancies
- MA in English/ Economics/ History/ Geography/ Political Science/ Philosophy/ Psychology/ Sociology/ Public Administration/ Statistics /International Relation/ International Studies – 05 Posts
- M.Sc in Physics/ Chemistry/ Maths/ Botany/ Geology/ Nano Science/ Electronics/ M.Com/ MCA – 03 Posts
- Foreign language (MA in Chinese/ Tibetan/ Burmese/ Pushto/ Dari & Arabic) – 02 Posts
How to Apply Online for AEC 126
Applications will only be accepted online on website “www.joinindianarmy.nic.in”. Click on Officer Menu then go to How to Apply and then click ONLINE APPLICATION. Fill the registration form. Note down the user id and password. Tips to assist in filling up fields have been provided as you click on ONLINE APPLICATION. Before submitting the application check the entries made and save the application. After submitting, take two copies of the printout and the Roll Number generated by the system.
Following documents are to be carried to the Selection Centre by the candidate:-
The second copy of the printout of online application is to be retained by the candidate for his reference. No need to send any hard copy to DG Recruiting.
Candidates must submit only one application. Receipt of multiple applications from the same candidate will result in cancellation of candidature.
What is the Role of AEC officers:
AEC is responsible for providing educational training and conduct of promotion exams of the troops. The AEC officers are posted at the Brigade HQ level and above. The officer is also responsible for the upkeep of the formation’s library.
(a) Short listing of Applications – Integrated HQ of MoD (Army) reserves the right to shortlist applications and to fix the cutoff percentage of marks without assigning any reason.