JOB OPPORTUNITIES IN ARMED FORCES Organized by Department of Computer Science & Applications on 26.07.2023


The Department of Computer Science & Applications celebrated Kargil Vijay Diwas on 26.07.2023. It organised an expert talk on the topic ‘Job Opportunities in Armed Forces’. The session was between 10.00 a.m. and 12. 00 p.m at the Preview Theatre. 

Mr.K R Srikanth(Retd.),Wing Commander, Head of Operations, Centre for Aerospace Research, was the resource person of the session. He gave a clear picture on the job opportunities in Armed Forces. 

To name a few

  1. Indian Army: The Indian Army is the land-based branch and the largest component of the armed forces. Job opportunities in the Army include positions for officers and soldiers in various arms and services, such as Infantry, Artillery, Engineers, Signals, Medical Corps, and more. The recruitment process includes written examinations, physical tests, and interviews.
  2. Indian Navy: The Indian Navy is responsible for safeguarding the nation’s maritime interests. Job opportunities in the Navy include officer roles for candidates who have completed their 10+2 education or graduated from engineering, as well as sailor roles for those with a 10th or 12th pass qualification. The Navy conducts its recruitment through written exams, physical fitness tests, and medical examinations.
  3. Indian Air Force: The Indian Air Force is responsible for aerial warfare and the defence of the skies. Job opportunities in the Air Force include the flying branch (pilots), the technical branch (engineers), and the ground duty branch (administration, logistics, accounts, etc.). The Air Force selects candidates through written exams, interviews, and medical tests.

He explained the eligibility criteria for joining the armed forces. It was an informative and eye opening session for the students and faculty members.