Indian Army Recruitment 2018 | 96 JCO (Religious Teacher) Posts | Apply Online @


Indian Army(Indian Army) has released Indian Army Recruitment Notification-2018 for the post of 96 vacancies for the posts of JCO (Religious Teacher). The Recruitment has complete details about their notification on its official website i.e., and This is a good news for those who are waiting for Central Govt Jobs. Candidates may apply offline before the Last date of the Notification i.e., 03.11.2018. And the remaining details for the recruitment like Educational Qualifications, Eligibility criteria, Age limit, No of vacancies, Post names, Pay scale, Job location, Application fee, Important links, Procedure to Apply are mentioned below.

Indian Army Recruitment 2018 | 96 JCO (Religious Teacher) Posts Apply Online @

Indian Army Notification-2018 has released on its official website the last date to submit the application is 03.11.2018. All the Eligible Candidates may Apply Online before the last date and the remaining complete details for the recruitment are given below.

Indian Army Recruitment 2018 – Apply Online for 96 JCO (Religious Teacher) Posts

Organization/Company Name: Indian Army

Employment Category: Central Govt Jobs

Name of the Post: JCO (Religious Teacher)

Educational Qualifications: Diploma,Ph.D,Any Graduate

No. of Vacancies: 96

Job Location: Across India

Official Website:

Vacancy Details of Indian Army JCO (Religious Teacher) Jobs 2018

Post Name Total Posts
Pandit 78
Pandit (Gorkha) for Gorkha Regiments 3
Granthi 6
Maulvi (Sunni) 5
Maulvi (Shia) for Ladakh Scouts 1
Padre 2
Bondh Monk (Mahayana) for Ladakh Scouts 1

Eligibility Criteria for Indian Army JCO (Religious Teacher) Jobs 2018

Indian Army Recruitment 2018- 19 Full details can get from below lines. Please read all points carefully before applying for the JCO (Religious Teacher) posts

Educational Qualifications for JCO (Religious Teacher) Posts

Graduate in any discipline with qualification in religious denomination (will be common for Civilian and Serving Candidates):
Pandit and Pandit (Gorkha) for Gorkha Regiment – Hindu candidates with Acharya in Sanskrit or Shastri in Sanskrit with 01 year Diploma in Karam Kand.
Granthi – Sikh candidates with Gyani in Punjabi.
Maulvi and Maulvi (Shia) for Ladakh Scouts – Muslim candidates with Maulvi Alim in Arabic or Adib Alim in Urdu.
Padre – Christian candidates, ordained priesthood by the appropriate ecclesiastical authority and still listed in the approved list of the local Bishop.
Bodh Monk (Mahayana) – Budhist (Mahayana) candidates who have been ordained Monk/ Budhist Priest, by the Appropriate Authority.

Physical Standard and Fitness Test

Criteria Minimum Standard
Height (cm) 160 (157 for Gorkhas & Ladakhi region candidates)
Chest (cm) 77
Weight (kg) 50 (48 for Gorkhas)
Physical Fitness Test 1.6 Km Run (1600 Mtr)
Candidate Up to 30 yrs of Age: should be able to run in 05 Minutes 45 seconds.
Candidate Beyond 30 yrs of Age: should be able to run in 06 Minutes 30 seconds.
Note: Provisions for extra time for 1.6 km run in Hilly Terrain
Areas: –
(i) Between 5000 ft to 9000 ft – Additional 30 secs
(ii) Between 9000 ft to 12000 ft – Additional 120 secs

Age Limit for Indian Army JCO (Religious Teacher) Posts

25-34 Years. For full details of category wise age relaxations, please read Official Notification mentioned in below link.

Pay Scale for Indian Army JCO (Religious Teacher) Jobs

Selected candidates of Indian Army recruitment will get a Salary Rs 15,600-39,100 + 5,400/- GP as per Govt. norms.

Selection Process of Indian Army Bharti 2018 – JCO (Religious Teacher)

Applicants who are applying for Indian Army recruitment will be selected as per performance in Written Exam and Interview.

Application Fee for JCO (Religious Teacher) Posts

Refer to Official Notification

How to Apply for Indian Army Recruitment 2018

  • Candidates Have to Log on to the Official Website of Indian Army Recruitment i.e,
  • Then Search for the Application Form.
  • Fill the Application Form With all the Required Details.
  • Upload All the Required Documents.
  • If Applicable, Pay the Application Fee. as per the Category.
  • After Filling the Application, Submit the Application Form.
  • Candidates have to Check the Application before Submitting it.
  • Take a Printout of the Application Form for further Use.
  • download the Application form from the Official website and attach all the required documents then send to the address mentioned below.


Application for Jco (Rt) Pandit, Granthi, Padri And Maulvi Categories to Headquarters Recruiting Zones/ concerned Regimental centres are given Below:-

Address State, UT and Districts
Headquarter Recruiting Zone, Ambala Chandrashekhar Marg, Ambala Cantt – 133001 Haryana (except Faridabad, Gurgaon, Mewat & Palwal), Himachal Pradesh and Chandigarh
Headquarter Recruiting Zone, Bangalore 148, Fd Marshal KM Cariappa Road Bangalore – 560025 Karnataka, Kerala and Lakshadweep
Headquarter Recruiting Zone, Chennai Fort Saint George, Chennai – 600009 A&N Islands, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Pondicherry and Tamilnadu
Headquarter Recruiting Zone, Danapur Danapur Cantt – 801503 Bihar and Jharkhand
Independent Recruiting Office, Delhi Cantt, Delhi Cantt – 110010 Delhi, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Mewat and Palwal
Headquarter Recruiting Zone, Jabalpur T – 23 Ridge Road, Jabalpur – 482001 Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh
Headquarter Recruiting Zone, Jaipur Shastri Nagar, Post Box No – 35, Jaipur Rajasthan- 302016 Rajasthan
Headquarter Recruiting Zone, Jalandhar Jalandhar Cantt 144005 Jammu & Kashmir and Punjab
Headquarter Recruiting Zone, Kolkata 1 Gokhale Road, Kolkata – 700020 Odisha, Sikkim and West Bengal
Headquarter Recruiting Zone, Lucknow 236, M G Road, Lucknow Cantt – 226002 Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand
Headquarter Recruiting Zone, Pune 3, Rajender Singh Ji Road, Pune – 410001 Dadar & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Goa, Gujarat and Maharashtra
Headquarter Recruiting Zone, Shillong Shillong-793001 Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura
Gorkha Recruiting Depot, Kunraghat PIN-901108c/o 56 APO For Pandit (Gorkha) category
Ladakh Scouts Regimental Centre PIN – 910368 c/o 56 APO For Maulvi Shia and Bodh Monk Mahayana other than Sikkim category

Important Dates for Indian Army JCO (Religious Teacher) Posts 2018

Starting Date of Application: 05.10.2018

Closing Date of Application: 03.11.2018

Last date for submission of Application Form: 18.11.2018

Important Links for Indian Army 96 JCO (Religious Teacher) Vacancies

Official Notification: Click Here

Apply Online: Click Here