TERRITORIAL ARMY - Know Complete Details

TERRITORIAL ARMY - Know Complete Details
13-August 2017 2.00


In the year 1948 Territorial Army came into existence through an act regulated by ruling president that time. Since then just like USA and UK, India too has Territorial Army comprising of MP, MLA dignitary, government officers from various agencies or organizations who volunteer their part services for nation and society. The Territorial Army is a branch of armed force. Though the part they play is just as regular army, but they do not require going through the training. They have static job and execute civil undertaking which includes natural hazard, maintain special services in various circumstances where nation and society are affected or threatened and provide extra unit for Regular army.



Only male candidates of India

  1. 18-42 years on the date of application
  2. Graduate from recognized university
  3. Medically and physically fit in all standards
  4. Gainfully employed


Serving member of the Regular Army/Navy/Air force/Police/GREF/Para Military and other forces are not eligible.


Candidates are required to apply online by using the website www.joinindianarmy.nic.in. Brief instructions for filling up the online Application Form (IAF(TA)-9 (Revised) Part-1) have been given on the website.

Social Adjustments (Related to our Heart)

These set of qualities are more concerned with our heart. Its our natural habits and how we feel towards different aspects of life, our behavior and responsibilities toward society and community, feeling of co-operation and sense of responsibility.

1. Social Adaptablility

The adaptability in which a person or soldier adapts himself is Social Adjustment. It includes social adaptability, cooperation and sense of responsibility which is related to our relationship with society that we establish and achieve. These skills depend on our approach of necessity and standard of the culture of community or society and trending element.


2. Co-operation

Co-operation depends on utilizing one's skills to participate and perform in a group or community voluntarily in order to accomplish an objective. It is all about how beautifully an individual performs in a group with other members maintaining harmony. It actually refers to the collective effort, being effectively beneficial for group and team effort. At the same time team spirit plays an important role while working with a group or team.


3. Sense of responsibility


Working with a team brings a great responsibility. At the same time carrying out responsibility helps an individual to cultivate an important personality trait that is being reliable and actively executing liabilities. Sense of responsibility comprises of one’s comprehension to the worth of commitments and liabilities, social measure and paying attention with full potential.