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Agnipath Recruitment 2022 Notification, Agniveer Bharti Scheme, Salary, Age, Selection Process

Agnipath recruitment 2022: The Defence Ministry of India has announced Agnipath scheme for the recruitment of 40,000+ Agniveers or youth soldiers. Initially, the training period under Agnipath recruitment is six months with service time of four-years as per agnipath scheme announced earlier. Interested candidates who fulfil all eligibility criteria, as listed below, will be able to apply once application submission begins through online mode.

The central government will soon conduct recruitment rallys at various campuses and regions. Pan India merit based recruitment is assured throughout the process. The Indian Army, Navy and IAF will soon release Agnipath Yojana recruitment notification and we will list all required details here on this page.

Agnipath Recruitment 2022 Details

Name of Organization:Indian Army, Indian Navy, Indian Air Force
Name of Scheme:Agnipath Recruitment
Post / Rank:Soldiers / Personnel below officer rank (PBOR)
Total Vacancies:46,000+
Education:8th Pass / 10th Pass. Soldiers who will join the service with Class 10 educational qualification will be provided a Class 12 certificate after completing their tenure.
Age Limit:17.5 to 23 Years [Age increased from 21 to 23 years as per central govt notification]
Training Duration:6-months
Service Duration:4 Years
Salary:Rs. 30,000/- 1st year followed by Rs. 33,000, 36,500 and 40,000 in subsequent years.
Attractive monthly emoluments and handsome “Seva Nidhi” package
Job Location:All India
Start Date:Soon – Keep checking this space
Last Date To Apply:TBC

Last Updated 16/6/2022: This is an upcoming recruitment post, keep checking this space for Agnipath recruitment official notification that you can download in PDF format.

It is important to note that the Agnipath model envisages the recruitment of personnel below officer rank (PBOR) in the Army, Air Force, and Navy where the youth will be provided with an opportunity to serve in the regular cadre of the Armed Forces. For Agniveer eligibility criteria, please refer to upcoming recruitment notification which will list all details including Agnipath eligibility criteria, age limit, Agniveer salary, physical standards, education and other requirements.

Agnipath Recruitment – Key Features

Agnipath Recruitment 2022 for Agniveers
  • Opportunity to serve the nation for four years as AGNIVEERS
  • Enrolment of all soldiers / sailors / airmen in the Armed Forces through Agnipath scheme
  • Pan India merit based recruitment
  • Attractive monthly emoluments and handsome “Seva Nidhi” package.
  • Based on merit and organizational requirement, upto 25% Agniveers will be selected as regular cadre through a central, transparent, rigorous system after four years of service.
  • Soldiers will be eligible to apply for permanent enrolment with the armed forces.
  • Soldiers who will join the service with Class 10 educational qualification will be provided a Class 12 certificate after completing their tenure.

The Agnipath Recruitment Scheme 2022 has been announced by the Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today. According to this scheme, the defence ministry has decided to add more than 40,000+ soldiers in all three defence forces including Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force. “Agnipath” is a great initiative by the government where eligible Indian youth would be granted an opportunity to get inducted and serve in the regular cadre of the Armed Forces. The recruitment will largely be on a short-term contractual basis.

The entry for Agnipth scheme will be for a period of 4-years initially which is set to train youth for new technologies and also improve their health levels. This scheme will increase employment opportunities with new skills in different sectors. The Agnipath model envisages the recruitment of personnel below officer rank (PBOR) in the Army, Air Force, and Navy for four years, including six months of training.

Learn more about Agnipath Scheme 2022 as announced

Agnipath Recruitment Qualifications

  • Candidates age limit may be 18-25 years plus age relaxation. Final age may be different when official notification is released.
  • Their educational qualification should be from recognized University.

Agniveer Salary

The monthly salary for Ageniveer is Rs. 30,000/- for the 1st year followed by Rs. 33,000, 36,500 and 40,000 per month in subsequent years. Attractive monthly emoluments and handsome “Seva Nidhi” package.

It is important to note that there is no gratuity or pensionary benefit for the Agniveer post. After four years, “Agniveers” will get tax-free Rs. 11.71 lakh as a “Seva Nidhi Package”.

Insurance cover of Rs. 48 lakhs will be provided to recruits.

Angnipath Selection Process

  • The selection process for Agnipath recruitment will be made on the basis of eligibility criteria and training program.
  • There will be no entrance exam for Agnipath recruitment scheme.

How to apply to Agnipath Recruitment 2022?

Application process will begin as soon as the central government release official notification. Online application form and notification will be released soon, once the official agnipath recruitment notification is issued then you can submit application through online mode.

Application form, details & registration:

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Agnipath Recruitment FAQs

What is Agnipath scheme?

As part of the mega recruitment drive during next 2 years, Agnipath is the central government recruitment scheme where Indian youth will be inducted and serve in the regular cadre of the Armed Forces including Indian Army, Indian Navy and the Indian Air Force.

How many vacancies are announced?

As per latest announcement by the central government and ministry of Defence, a total of 46,000 eligible candidates will be selected through Agnipath recruitment drive.

What is the age limit under Agnipath scheme?

The age limit for applicants is set from 17.5 years to 23 years. Additionally, age relaxation will be as per rules of the armed forces where candidates older than the age limit may get age relaxation as per category, education or other criteria.

Who is Agniveer?

Indian youth selected through the Agnipath scheme are called Agniveer. The Agniveers will form a distinct rank in the three services, and will also wear a distinct insignia as part of their uniform. Agniveer would be India’s young protector.

What is the salary of Agniveer during Agnipath service?

The monthly salary for Ageniveer is Rs. 30,000/- for the 1st year followed by Rs. 33,000, 36,500 and 40,000 per month in subsequent years.

What will happen after 4 years service of Agnipath?

Based on merit and organizational requirement, upto 25% Agniveers will be selected as regular cadre through a central, transparent, rigorous system after four years of service.