Indian Army Recruitment 2020: JAG 2021 / JAG 26: Indian Army JAG Entry 26th course for April 2021 recruitment notification is out. The post advertised is of Judge Advocate General with 05 vacancies for male candidates and 03 vacancies for female candidates. The application procedure for Indian Army JAG 2021 has been started from October 13, 2020, and November 11, 2020. Get here complete details of Indian Army JAG 2021 / JAG 26 recruitment including application form, eligibility criteria, selection procedure, training, and stipends.

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The Indian Army is carrying out JAG 26 recruitment as per the following schedule. Note all the important dates of Indian Army JAG 2021 / JAG 26 from here so as to not miss any event.

Event Dates
Application Form releases 13 Oct 2020
Last date for submission of online application 11 Nov 2020
Center allotment for SSB interview To be announced
Booking of dates for SSB interview To be announced
Issuance of Call Letter for SSB Interview To be announced
Result declaration To be announced
Indian Army Recruitment 2020: Educational Qualification

1. Minimum 55% aggregate marks in LLB degree. Three years of professional course after graduation or five years after 10+2.

2. The applicant should be eligible for registration as an advocate with the Bar Council of India/state.

3. Applicants should be from a College/University recognized by the Bar Council of India.

Indian Army JAG Recruitment 2020: Vacancy Details

Men 5
Women 3
Total 8

Indian Army Recruitment 2020: Tenure of engagement

Short Service Commission will (SSC) is granted to Male and Female in the Regular Army for 14 years i.e. for an initial period of 10 years extendable by a further period of 04 years. Male & Female officers who are willing to continue to serve in the Army after the expiry of the period of ten years of Short Service Commission may, if eligible and suitable in all respects, be considered for the grant of Permanent Commission (PC) in the 10th year of their Short Service Commission in accordance with the relevant policies as issued from time to time.

Indian Army Recruitment 2020: Probation Period
An officer will be on probation for a period of 6 months from the date he/she receives his/her commission. If he/she is reported on within the probationary period as unsuitable to retain his/her commission, his/her services may be terminated any time whether before or after the expiry of the probationary period.

Indian Army Recruitment 2020: Training

The duration of training is 49 weeks at OTA, Chennai.

Indian Army Recruitment 2020: Pay Matrix

Rank Level Pay in Rs
Lieutenant Level 10 56,100 – 1,77,500
Captain Level 10 B 61,300 – 1,93,900
Major Level 11 69,400 – 2,07,200
Lieutenant Colonel Level 12A 1,21,200 – 2,12,400
Colonel Level 13 1,30,600 – 2,15,900
Brigadier Level 13A 1,39,600 – 2,17,600
Major General Level 14 1,44,200 – 2,18,200

Indian Army Recruitment 2020: Fixed Stipend for Cadet Training

Stipend to Gentlemen or Lady Cadets during the entire duration of training in Service Academies i.e. during the training period at OTA.

Indian Army Recruitment 2020: How to Apply

Applications will only be accepted online on the website on ‘Officer Entry Apply/Login’ and then click ‘Registration’ (Registrations not required if already registered on

Fill the online registration form after reading the instructions carefully. After getting registered, click on ‘Apply Online’ under the Dashboard. A page ‘Officers Selection – ‘Eligibility’ will open.

Then click ‘Apply’ shown against Short Service Commission JAG Entry Course. A page ‘Application Form’ will open. Read the instructions carefully and click ‘Continue’ to fill in details as required under various segments. Personal information, Communication details, Education details, and details of previous SSB.

Click here to read the official notification