Judge Advocate Entry is specifically meant for the Law students (Males and Females) who want to pursue a career in Indian Army. Candidates are commissioned into OTA Chennai for 49 weeks long training. While Males applying to it may be married/Unmarried, Females are required to be Unmarried for enrollment. Notification regarding same is issued in months of June-July every year by Additional Directorate General Recruiting/ AG Branch.
Eligibility required for this entry are:
- Candidates must be the citizens of India
- Age of candidates should be between 21 and 27 years as on first date of year in which course will commence
- Candidates should be LLB/LLM Graduates with minimum 55% aggregate marks and they should compulsorily hold registration with Bar Council of India/State.
For applying, candidates have to send their application in format prescribed in the issued notification, along with all relevant documents, to ADG Recruiting/ AG branch.
Initial short listing on the basis of application will be done at Recruiting Directorate, Army Headquarters. Selected candidates will be sent for 5 days long SSB interview. Those qualifying this interview along with physical fitness test will be selected as per merit.
It is to be noted here that application must be sent in prescribed form completely filled by candidate. Directorate reserves the right to shortlist the candidates as per their marks in LLB exams.