For IMA and Officers' Training Academy : Candidates interested in applying need to possess a Bachelor's degree from a recognised university or equivalent.
For Indian Naval Academy : Interested applicants must possess a degree in Engineering from a recognised university/Institution.
For Air Force Academy : Candidates must possess a degree from a recognised university (with Physics and Mathematics in Class 12) or a Bachelor of Engineering.
The male candidate should be not less than July 2, 1994 born and not later than July 1, 1999.
For the Indian Air Force, age should be 20 to 24 years.
While only unmarried male candidates are eligible to apply in the Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force
only married candidates above 25 years of age can apply in the latter.
The candidates have to pay an application fee of Rs 200. However, candidates from reserved category are exempted from paying application fee.
The applicants who wish to join Air Force Academy must indicate AFA as the first choice, as they have to be administered Computer Pilot Selection System (CPSS) and/or pilot aptitude battery test at one of the AFSBs and AF Medicals at Central Establishment/Institute of Aviation Medicines.
The Union Public Service Commission is an organisation that works under the central government to recruit staff for various posts in the various ministries and departments, and in subordinate offices. The commission also conducts examinations for the recruitment in various departments of the state.