Indian Army Recruitment 2021 Apply Online For Latest JCO (Religious Teacher) – 194 Posts

Indian Army Govt Jobs Vacancy 2021 For Junior Commissioned Officer (Religious Teacher) – 194 Vacancies | Check Here For Indian Army Latest 2021 Recruitment Notice

Indian Army Recruitment Sarkari Naukri Notification 2021: Indian Army offers a latest job opportunity titled as Indian Army Recruitment 2021 for the engagement of Junior Commissioned Officer – 194 (Religious Teacher) Posts. Candidates who are having Any Degree qualifications are eligible for these vacancies. Further information regarding Indian Army Recruitment 2021 like Education Required, Age Limitations, Mode of Selection, Per Month Salary, Form Submission Charges and Method of Applying should be checked out written below in the post:-

Job applicants who are eligible and willing to Apply for the Indian Army Recruitment 2021 may send their details on or before the last date 09-02-2021.

Indian Army Recruitment 2021 Complete Details:

Name and Total No. of Vacancies: Junior Commissioned Officer (Religious Teacher) – 194 Posts

Category NameTotal
Pandit (Gorkha) for
Gorkha Regiment
Maulvi (Sunni)05
Maulvi (Shia) for
Ladakh Scout
Bodh Monk (Mahayana) for
Ladakh Scout


Name of PostsEducation
JCO (Religious Teacher)The minimum educational qualification for
appointment to this special list of Junior Commissioned Officers (Religious
Teacher) will be a Graduate in any discipline from a recognized
university. In addition, candidate must possess following qualification
according to the religious denomination of the individual: –
(i) Pandit and Pandit (Gorkha) for Gorkha Regiment. Hindu
candidates with Acharya in Sanskrit
Shastri in Sanskrit with one-year diploma in ‘Karam Kand’.
(ii) Granthi. Sikh candidates with ‘Gyani’ in Punjabi.
(iii) Maulvi and Maulvi (Shia) for Ladakh Scouts. Muslim
candidates with Maulvi Alim in Arabic or Adib Alim in Urdu.
(iv) Padre. Any person who have been ordained priesthood by
the appropriate ecclesiastical authority and is still on the approved list
of the local Bishop.
(v) Bodh Monk (Mahayana). Any person who have been ordained
Monk/Buddhist Priest, by the Appropriate Authority. The term Appropriate
Authority will mean Head Priest of the Monastery where the person has been
initiated into priesthood. The head priest should be in possession of Geshe
(PhD) of Khanpa or Lopon or Rabjam with proper certificate from Monastery.

Candidates must read the official notification before applying to confirm complete post wise education details.


Name of PostsAge Limit
JCO (Religious Teacher)The age bracket in respect of Civilian and In-Service
Candidates would not below 25 years of age and not above 34 years of
age on 01 Oct 2021 (i.e. candidates born between 01 Oct 1987 and 30 Sep
1996 inclusive of both dates)

Relaxation in upper age limit is permissible in case of SC/ST/OBC/PH candidates as per Govt. of India Rules. Check the official notification link for details of the complete age details for the posts.


Candidates selection will be based on their performance in Written Examination and Interview.

Physical Standard and Fitness Test

Height (cm)For General – 160, For Gorkhas & Ladakhi region candidates – 157, Andaman & Nicobar Island, Lakshadweep Gp incl Minicoys – 155 (only Locals)
Chest (cm)77 for all
Weight (kg)For General (less Gorkha & Ladakhis) – 50, For Gorkhas & Ladakhi region candidates – 48
Physical Fitness TestCandidates should be able to run 1600 m in 08 Minutes.

How to Apply For Indian Army Recruitment 2021?

Recruitment of Junior Commissioned Officer (Religious Teacher) for Pandit, Granthi, Padri and Maulvi (Sunni) categories will be through the online registration and online application on our website

Candidates can click on “Check Eligibility” on and can apply online for chosen / eligible career option in the Indian Army. For online application candidates should carry the following: –

(a) Education qualification certificates including matriculation certificate.
(b) Personal details, including permanent address with PIN Number.
(c) Verification / domicile certificate.
(d) Have a personal valid e-mail.
(e) Have a personal mobile number.

Important Dates

Last Date For Application Form: 09-02-2021

Important Links

Official Notification Click Here

Apply Online Click Here