AGNIPATH Recruitment 2022 – Apply Indian Army, Navy & Air Force

Post NameAgniveer
Total Posts46,000 Posts
Scheme NameAGNIPATH Scheme
Launch Date14th June 2022
OrganizationMinistry of Defence
QualificationClass 10th and 12th
Application ProcessOnline
Application FeeRs.250/-
Start Date24th June 2022
Last Date5th July 2022

AGNIPATH Recruitment 2022

On 14th June 2022, Indian Cabinet has cleared the AGNIPATH Scheme for recruitment of youth in the Armed Forces under the Ministry of Defence. Under this scheme, Agniveers will be recruitment in Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force for 4 years. Also, One time Seva Nidhi package to be paid to Agniveers upon completion of engagement period of four years. The interested and eligible candidates will able to submit their applications for AGNIPATH Scheme through the official web portal of Ministry of Defence, India.

Related: BSF Recruitment 2022

AGNIPATH Recruitment Details

Name of Post: Agniveer

No of Posts: 46,000 Posts

Name of Scheme: AGNIPATH Scheme

Launch Date of Scheme: 14th June 2022

Duration of Service: 4 Years

Name of Department: Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force

Name of Organization: Ministry of Defence, India

AGNIPATH Indian Army Recruitment

Agnipath Scheme Details
Agnipath Scheme Details

1. Agniveer (General Duty)

Educational Qualification: Candidates need to pass class 10th examination with 45% marks in aggregate and 33% in each subject.

Age Limit: Candidates age should not be less than 17 years 6 months and not more than 23 years.

2. Agniveer (Technical)

Educational Qualification: Candidates need to pass class 12th examination in Science stream with Physics, Chemistry, Maths and English with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 40% in each subject.

Age Limit: Candidates age should not be less than 17 years 6 months and not more than 23 years.

3. Agniveer Clerk/ Store Keeper (Technical)

Educational Qualification: Candidates need to pass class 12th examination in any stream with 60% marks in aggregate and 50% in each subject. English and Maths/ Accounts/ Book Keeping in Class XII is mandatory.

Age Limit: Candidates age should not be less than 17 years 6 months and not more than 23 years.

4. Agniveer Tradesmen 10th Pass

Educational Qualification: Candidates need to pass class 10th examination with having 33% marks in each subject.

Age Limit: Candidates age should not be less than 17 years 6 months and not more than 23 years.

5. Agniveer Tradesmen 8th Pass

Educational Qualification: Candidates need to pass class 8th examination with having 33% marks in each subject.

Age Limit: Candidates age should not be less than 17 years 6 months and not more than 23 years.

Note: The one-time upper age limit has been increased from 21 years to 23 years for the recruitment year 2022-23.

AGNIPATH Indian Air Force Recruitment

Agnipath Air Force Recruitment
Agnipath Air Force Recruitment

On 21st June 2022, Indian Air Force issued an official notification regarding the recruitment of AGNIVEER VAYU. As per the official notification, application process will start from 24th June 2022. Candidates who fulfil the required eligibility criteria can submit their online application for the first intake of AGNIPATH Scheme.

Name of Batch: AGNIVEER VAYU INTAKE 01/2022

No of Posts: Notified Later.

Age Limit: Candidates born between 29th December 1999 and 29th June 2005 (both days inclusive) are eligible to apply. In case, a candidate clears all the stages of the Selection Procedure, then the upper age limit as on date of enrolment is 23 years.

Examination Fee: Examination fee of Rs.250/- is to be paid by the candidate while registering for the online examination. The payment can be made by using Debit Cards/ Credit Cards/ Internet Banking through payment gateway. The examination fee can also be paid by Challan payment at any Axis Bank Branch.

Date of Exam: 24th July 2022

Provisional Select List: 1st December 2022

Enrolment List: 11th December 2022

Educational Qualification

a) Science Subjects: Candidates should have passed Intermediate/ 10+2/ Equivalent examination with Mathematics, Physics and English from an Education Board listed as COBSE member with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English.

b) Other Than Science Subjects: Candidates should have passed Intermediate/ 10+2/ Equivalent examination in any subject approved by Central/ State Education Boards listed as COBSE member with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English.

Note: Candidates are advised to go through the official notification carefully before proceeding for the online application process.

AGNIPATH Indian Navy Recruitment

Indian Navy recruitment details under AGNIPATH scheme are not notified yet. We advise our users to keep checking this section for Indian Navy Recruitment information under this scheme. This section will be updated after the official notification of Indian Navy.

Pay Scale of AGNIPATH Recruitment

Agniveers will be given an attractive customised monthly package along with Risk and Hardship allowances as applicable in the three services. On completion of the engagement period of four years, Agniveers will be paid one time Seva Nidhi package which shall comprise their contribution including accrued interest thereon and matching contribution from the Government equal to the accumulated amount of their contribution including interest as indicated below.

YearCustomised PackageIn Hand
1st Year₹30,000/-₹21,000/-
2nd Year₹33,000/-₹23,100/-
3rd Year₹36,500/-₹25,580/-
4th Year₹40,000/-₹28,000/-

Exit After 4 Year: Rs.11,71,000 Lakh as Seva Nidhi Package.

Advantages of AGNIPATH Recruitment

The benefits of AGNIPATH Scheme are as follows.

  • A transformative reform of recruitment policy of the Armed Forces.
  • A unique opportunity to the youth to serve the country and contribute to Nation Building.
  • Armed Forces profile to be youthful and dynamic.
  • Attractive financial package for the Agniveers.
  • Opportunity for Agniveers to train in the best institutions and enhance their skills & qualifications.
  • Availability of well-disciplined and skilled youth with military ethos in civil society.
  • Adequate re-employment opportunities for those returning to society and who could emerge as role models for the youth.

How to Apply for AGNIPATH Recruitment?

Candidates who will be eligible as per official notification of Ministry of Defence, will be able to submit their online applications on official portal within stipulated time. As of now, the application date and official notification is not released. This section will be updated only after the release of the official notification.

Important Dates of AGNIPATH Recruitment 2022

Application Start Date (Army)July 2022
Application Last Date (Army)Updated Later
Application Start Date (Air Force)24th June 2022 from 10 AM
Application Last Date (Air Force)5th July 2022 till 5 PM
Application Start Date (Navy)15th July 2022 (Tentative)
Application Last Date (Navy)30th July 2022 (Tentative)

Important Links of AGNIPATH Recruitment

Indian Army Recruitment DetailsClick Here
Indian Air Force Recruitment DetailsClick Here
Indian Navy Recruitment DetailsComing Soon
Official Notification (Army)Click Here
Official Notification (Air Force)Click Here
Official Notification (Navy)Coming Soon
Terms and ConditionsClick Here
FAQs of AGNIPATH SchemeClick Here
Check PIB Press ReleaseClick Here
Visit Official WebsiteClick Here

FAQs of AGNIPATH Recruitment 2022

What is the starting date to apply online for AGNIPATH Recruitment 2022?

The starting date to apply online for AGNIPATH Recruitment 2022 is 24th June 2022. As of now, only the application dates for Air Force Recruitment have been announced.

Who are the Agniveers?

The candidates who will be selected for the Armed Forces under AGNIPATH Scheme will be called as Agniveers.

What is age limit of AGNIPATH Scheme?

Candidates age should not be less than 17 years 6 months and not more than 23 years.