Armed Forces Medical Services Jan 2018 in Indian Army
- 1 Armed Forces Medical Services Jan 2018 in Indian Army
- 2 Qualification for Armed Forces Medical Services Jan 2018 in Indian Army:
- 3 Age Limit for Armed Forces Medical Services Jan 2018 in Indian Army :
- 4 Important Date :
- 5 Methods of Selection in Armed Forces Medical Services Jan 2018 in Indian Army :
- 6 Application Fee for Armed Forces Medical Services Jan 2018 in Indian Army :
- 7 Important Link :
Applications are invited from Indian citizens both male and female, who have passed their final MBBS examination in first or second attempt only and completed internship, for grant of Short Service Commission in the Armed Forces Medical Services. Applicants who have taken more than two chances in final Prof. MBBS (Part I & II) Examination are ineligible and hence need not apply for the same.
Qualification for Armed Forces Medical Services Jan 2018 in Indian Army:
The applicant must possess medical qualification included in First/Second Schedule or Part II of the Third Schedule of IMC Act 1956. The applicant must have permanent registration from any State Medical Council/MCI. Post graduate degree/diploma holders recognized by State Medical Council/MCI/NBE can also apply.
Note : Only those candidates who have completed/completing their internship on or before 31 DEC 2017 can apply.
Age Limit for Armed Forces Medical Services Jan 2018 in Indian Army :
The candidate must not have attained 45 years of age as on 31 Dec 2018.
PLACE OF INTERVIEW : – KOLKATA
Important Date :
- Last Date : 31 Dec, 2017
- Tentative date of Interview : 08 Jan 2018 to 19 Jan 2018
Methods of Selection in Armed Forces Medical Services Jan 2018 in Indian Army :
a) Interview : Eligible candidates will be called for interview by a Board of Officers in the month of Jan 2018 at Kolkata to assess their suitability and merit for grant of Short Service Commission in the Armed Forces Medical Services. The candidate who qualify in the interview will have to undergo Special Medical Examination Board (SMB). The candidates appearing for interview for the first time will be paid to and fro sleeper-class railway/bus fare.
b) Physical & Medical Standard : Every candidate on being qualified in interview will have to attend the Initial Medical Examination (IME) constituted by DGAFMS for examining his or her medical fitness as per laid down standards. The proceedings will remain confidential and will not be divulged to anyone. However, candidates declared „UNFIT‟ by the Initial Medical Examination (IME) may apply for the Appeal Medical Board (AMB). The procedure for AMB will be explained by the President of Initial Medical Examination. Candidates are advised to note that DGAFMS/DG-1A has no role to play in Appeal Medical Boards (AMB) and procedure advised by the medical authorities is strictly to be adhered to. The Candidates declared „UNFIT‟ by the AMB may apply for the Review Medical Board (RMB). However, Review Medical Board (RMB) will be granted at the discretion of DGAFMS based on the merits of the case. No representation in this regard will be entertained. Candidates will be considered medically „FIT‟ only on receipt of approved medical documents. Pregnancy, if detected at any stage, after selection at interview or during precommission Medical Examination will render the candidate as ‘TEMPORARILY UNFIT’
MERIT LIST: It is to be noted that mere qualifying at the interview does not confirm final selection.
A merit list is prepared purely on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in interview. Candidates with NCC Certificate will be given due weightage. From the prepared Merit list the candidates declared Medically FIT shall be issued joining instruction for commissioning as
SSC Officers subject to availability of vacancies.
Application Fee for Armed Forces Medical Services Jan 2018 in Indian Army :
A Fee of Rs. 200/- will be charged from the applicants towards application processing. The requisite amount is required to be paid at the end of the application submission through online payment (interned banking/Credit Card/Debit Card). No other mode of payment is accepted.