Indian Army Agniveer Recruitment 2024: Check Eligibility and other details

The Central Government announced the Agnipath Or Agniveer Recruitment 2024 on 14th June 2022 to recruit candidates to serve the nation in the Armed Forces called Agnipath. It was implemented in September 2022. This scheme aims to diversify the career profile of Indian youth with Armed Forces experience. The candidates selected in this Recruitment will be called Agniveers. Through this scheme, candidates will be recruited on a contract basis for 4 years. And only 15 percent of candidates will be selected for permanent tenure. These candidates will be posted on the rank of soldiers below the commissioned officers. Agniveer now is a new military rank. The scheme’s name is derived from the Agnipath poem by Harivansh Rai Bachchan and a Hindu movie released in 1990 Agnipath. 


Indian Army Agniveer Recruitment 2024: Overview

The Indian Army released the Indian Army Agniveer 2024 on 13th February 2024 the last date to submit the online application was 22nd March 2024. The age limit is between 17.5 and 23 years old for both male and female candidates. The authority released the online application on the official website at and further notifications will be updated on the same website. Through this scheme Indian Army will recruit candidates for the soldier post below commissioned officers ranks for a time period of 4 years on a short service tenure. It is speculated that around 83 recruitment rallies will be carried out across India to recruit candidates. There will be 3 stages in the selection process: Common Entrance Test, Physical Fitness Test and Medical Test. 

Agniveer Army Recruitment 2024 Overview

Category Details
Name of Scheme Agneepath Yojna
Launched by Central Government
Name of Post Rally-wise Various Posts
Agniveer Vacancy 2024 Around 25000
Service Duration 4 years
Mode of Application Online
Training Duration 10 weeks to 6 months
Qualification Required 8th/10th/12th pass
Selection Process Common Entrance Test, Physical Test, and Medical
Official Website


Indian Army Agniveer Notification 2024

The Indian Army Agniveer notification was announced for a total number of 25000 vacancies this year by the Indian Army. Candidates can find detailed notifications on the official website of the Indian Army at On the official website, you can find the details about this vacancy like eligibility and selection procedure etc. The notification was available on the official website from 13th February to 22nd March 2024. The exam date was between 22nd April to 3 May 2024. After the examination on 28 May 2024, the Indian Army Agniveer Result 2024 was published on 28th May 2024. 


Key Features of the Agnipath Scheme

  • This scheme is to recruit soldiers into the 3 Armed Forces of India. 
  • A new rank will be formed named Agniveers for these soldiers below the rank of commissioned officers. 
  • In this program, a total number of 45000 to 50000 vacancies for soldiers will be filled every year in which only a few soldiers will get a permanent commission. 
  • Among these recruits, only 25% of Agniveers will get a permanent commission for 15 years. 
  • The remaining 75 per cent of Agniveers will get a short-term commission for 4 years. 


What is the financial package offered to an Agniveer in the Armed Forces?

Composite Annual Package

Year Package Amount
1st Year Approx. Rs. 4.76 Lacs
4th Year Approx. Rs. 6.92 Lacs


Type of Allowance
Risk & Hardship Allowance
Ration Allowance
Dress Allowance
Travel Allowance

Seva Nidhi

30% of monthly emoluments to be contributed by individuals.
Equal amount matched & contributed by the Government.
Corpus of Rs. 10.04 Lakhs plus accrued interest, exempted from Income Tax, after four years.

Death Compensation

Non-contributory life insurance cover of Rs. 48 Lakhs.
Additional Ex Gratia of Rs. 44 Lakhs for death attributable to service.
Pay for unserved portion up to four years including ‘Seva Nidhi’ component.

Disability Compensation

Disability Percentage Compensation Amount
100% Disability One-time ex-gratia of Rs. 44 Lakhs
75% Disability One-time ex-gratia of Rs. 25 Lakhs
50% Disability One-time ex-gratia of Rs. 15 Lakhs


Indian Army Agniveer Recruitment 2024 Important Dates

important dates for the Army Agniveer recruitment process:

Event Date
Starting Date to Apply 13 February 2024
Last Date to Apply 22 March 2024
Indian Army Agniveer Rally Date 22 April to 07 May 2024
Admit Card Release Date 10 to 12 days before the exam
Result Date Yet to be Updated


Educational Qualification Details for Army Agniveer Recruitment 2024

Agniveer Position Qualification Requirements
General Duty (All Arms) Matric (10th) passed with 45% aggregate marks and 33% marks in each subject. For grade system: Grade D (33%-40%) in each subject or equivalent, overall aggregate in Grade C or equivalent (45% in aggregate).
Technical Intermediate (10+2) exam passed in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Maths, and English with 50% overall marks and minimum 40% in each subject. Intermediate (10+2) passed from a recognized State or Central Education Board or NIOS, and ITI course of minimum one year in required field with NSQF level 4 or above.
Clerk/ Store Keeper Intermediate (10+2) passed in any stream (Arts, Commerce, Science) with 60% aggregate marks and minimum 50% in each subject. Minimum 50% marks in English and Maths/Accounts/Book Keeping in Class XII.
Tradesman (10th) Matric (10th) passed (with any division) and minimum 33% marks in each subject.
Tradesman (8th) 8th Class passed with minimum 33% marks in each subject.


Physical Standards

Post Height (cm) Chest (cm)
Agniveer (GD) & Technical (All Arms) 170 77 cm + 5 cm expansion
Tradesman (10th/8th Pass) 170 77 cm + 5 cm expansion
Clerk/Store Keeper Technical 162 77 cm + 5 cm expansion


Indian Army Agniveer Recruitment 2024 Age limit

Particular Age
Minimum 17 Years and 6 Months
Maximum 21 Years


Indian Army Agniveer Rally Wise Recruitment Notification 2024 


Indian Army Agniveer Rally wise Recruitment Notification 2024

Area Name / Rally Name Agniveer Army Exam Date Registration Date
ARO Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan 22 April Onwards 13 February to 22 March
ARO Ambala, Haryana 22 April Onwards 13 February to 22 March
ARO Hamirpur, HP 22 April Onwards 13 February to 22 March
ARO Shimla, HP 22 April Onwards 13 February to 22 March
ARO Palampur 22 April Onwards 13 February to 22 March
ARO Charkhi Dadri, Haryana 22 April Onwards 13 February to 22 March
ARO Rohtak, Haryana 22 April Onwards 13 February to 22 March
ARO Mandi, HP 22 April Onwards 13 February to 22 March
Religious Teacher 22 April Onwards 13 February to 22 March
Others 22 April Onwards 13 February to 22 March


Indian Army Agniveer Recruitment 2024 Post Names

  • Agniveer General Duty (GD) All Arms
  • Agniveer (Technical) (All Arms)
  • Agniveer (Technical) (Aviation & Ammunition Examiner) (All Arms)
  • Agniveer Clerk/Store Keeper (Technical) (All Arms)
  • Agniveer Tradesman (8th & 10th Pass) (All Arms)
  • Religious Teacher 


How to Apply for Indian Army Agniveer Recruitment 2024?

Visit the Official Website: Visit the official website of the Indian Army at 

Navigate to Careers: On the homepage click on Agnipath Option. 

Find the Recruitment Notice: Now click on Indian Army Agniveer Recruitment 2024.

Register: Here register yourself using your email ID and password under new registration. 

Fill Out the Form: Now a window will appear with the online application form.

Complete the Application: Here enter your details like Name, Address, Educational Qualifications etc. 

Upload Documents: Now upload your required documents given in the Army Agniveer Recruitment PDF like passport size photo and ID etc. 

Pay the Fee: Payment the application fee using any of the online payment methods like debit card, credit card, UPI etc. 

Print for Reference: 

At last take a printout of your Army Agniveer Recruitment 2024 confirmation page and save it for future use.


 Indian Army Agniveer Recruitment 2024 Selection Process

Phase Details
Phase I Online Common Entrance Exam at various Computer Based Test Centres across India.
Phase II Recruitment Rally by AROs at designated venues, followed by Document Verification, Medical Examination, and Merit List preparation.


Application Fee details for the Indian Army Agniveer Recruitment 2024

Application Fee Details
Amount Rs 250/- per applicant
Payment Method After application, redirected to SBI portal for payment
Additional Charges Applicable bank charges


Indian Army Agniveer Exam Pattern and Syllabus 2024

Aspect Details
Question Type Objective Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Number of Questions 50 questions (1 hour) or 100 questions (2 hours)
Marking Scheme Full mark for each correct answer
Negative Marking 0.5 marks deducted for each incorrect answer
Unattempted Questions No marks awarded or deducted
Evaluation All attempted questions, including those flagged for review, will be evaluated


AGNIVEER General Duty (GD) & Tradesman (TDN)
Subject No. of Questions Marks Pass Marks
General Knowledge 15 30 35
General Science 15 40
Logical Reasoning 5 10
Maths 15 30
50 100


AGNIVEER TECH (Aviation Trade (Avn) & Ammunition (Amn) Examiner)
Subject No. of Questions Marks Pass Marks
General Knowledge & Reasoning 10 40 80
Maths 15 60
Physics 15 60
Chemistry 10 40
50 200


AGNIVEER Clerk & Store Keeper Technical
Part I Subject No. of Questions Marks Pass Marks
General Knowledge 5 20 32
General Science 5 20
Maths 10 40
Computer 5 20
25 100
Paper II General English 25 100 32


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