How to Join Pak Army After Graduation

This blog is about How to Join Pak Army After Graduation. Join Pak Army Graduate Course to live with Honor and Dignity. This is the best opportunity for candidates who miss their selection chance to join Pak Army PMA Long Course, now can register themselves to join the Pakistan Army Graduate Course.

Join Pak Army after Graduation
Join Pak Army after Graduation

Eligibility Criteria to Join Pak Army after graduation is different than PMA Long Course. A candidate’s age must be 20-25 years with Bachelors’s Degree for Graduate Course.

Usually, Graduate Course registration starts in December and June and tests held in January and July for winter and summer entries respectively.

Applicants who qualified intermediate with a minimum of 50% marks and secured 60% marks in Graduation are eligible for Graduate Course.

  • Intermediate: minimum 50% Marks
  • Graduation: minimum 60% Marks

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Also, check: PMA Long Course

Eligibility Join Pak Army Graduate Course

Country: Pakistan

Organization: Pakistan Army

Gender: Male

Marital status: Unmarried

Nationality: All Pakistani Nationals

Course Offered: Graduate Course

Training Period:1 year training at PMA Kakul

Job Type: Permanent

Age: 20-25 Years

Qualification: Minimum qualification for Graduate Course is:

  • 50% in FA/ FSC or equivalent
  • 60% in BA/ BBA/ BPA/ BSC/ BS, BA/BSc (Hons) or Equivalent

Weight: According to Body Mass Index

Application Start date: June, 2021 (Expected)

Check your height and weight calculator at: Body Mass Index Calculator

For technical expertise, check: Technical Cadet Course

Relaxation in Joining Pak Army

  • For serving Army Soldiers minimum 50% marks in BA/BSc and Equivalent
  • Candidates can apply on “Hope Certificate” who have qualified the part-I of BA/BSc with 60% marks and appeared in part-II
  • Candidates can apply with 55% marks from specified areas with domicile and have been actually studying in the same areas
  • For serving Army Soldiers minimum 50% marks in BA/BSc and Equivalent
  • Candidates can apply on “Hope Certificate” who have qualified the part-I of BA/BSc with 60% marks and appeared in part-II
  • Candidates can apply with 55% marks from specified areas with domicile and have been actually studying in the same areas
BalolchistanFATAGilgit-Baltistan
District KohistanChitralDir
Tehsil Bala Kot (Kaghan, Naran) of District Mansehra in KPKDistrict Neelum Azad Jammu KashrnirTharparker and Tehsil Umer Kot in Sind
District RajanpurDrawar FortArea of Cholistan Desert
SalamsarMojgarhDingarh of Punjab

For Female join Pak Army after Graduation, check: Lady Cadet Course

Registration and Selection Procedure

To join Pak Army after Graduation. You have to register yourself first. There are two ways to register yourself:

Online Registration

This is the most convenient option for registration. You can easily register yourself from anywhere. The online registration link is given below.

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Army Selection Center

The second method is to visit your nearest Army Selection and Recruitment Center. Candidates must bring the original document + photocopies along with them for application submission.

You can check your nearest AS&RCs at: Army Selection and Recruitment Centers

Written Test

Intelligence/ Academic test will conduct at AS&RC and it is based on Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs).

Medical Test

Initial Medical tests will also conduct at Army Selection and Recruitment Center.

Physical Test

Applicants must qualify for the physical test that mentions below in the given time:

  • 1.6 km run in 8 minutes
  • 15 repetitions Push-Ups in 2 minutes
  • 20 repetitions Sit-Ups in 2 minutes
  • 3 repetitions Chin-Ups in 2 minutes
  • Ditch Crossing 7’4” x 7’4” with 4’ depth

Interview

The interview is the last stage of the preliminary selection process to find the best of the best candidate for the national service. Candidates will be notified of the interview through the official website also get call-up letters at the given address.

Further Selection of Technical Graduate Course

  • Final Medical Test: The ISSB recommended candidates will undergo through detailed medical test at nearest CMHs.
  • Final Selection: Officers will do Final Selection of candidates based on overall performance at General Headquarter (GHQ).
  • Training: you will get 1 year training at PMA Kakul.
  • Bond: Shortlisted candidates are required to sign a bond to serve the Army for seven years period.
  • Stipend: Shortlisted candidates will get approximately Rs. 31,000/Month stipend.

Ineligibility Conditions

The ineligibility conditions for Army Graduate Course are following;

  • 2 times rejected by ISSB
  • tested within 120 days gap of the previous appearance in ISSB
  • Declared permanently unfit in medical test
  • Medically infit due to hepatitis B & C
  • Dismissed from government service including Armed Forces
  • Convicted in a Court of Law for any criminal activity
  • Withdrawn from any training institution/academy of Armed Forces

Common Questions

You can join Pak army after graduation through Graduation Course (For Male).

You can join Pak Army after graduation through Graduation Course.

How to Join Pak Army After Matric, FSC, Inter, BSC, Graduation, Masters

We, Pakistan Forces, will explain each process and criteria to join Pak Army after matric, intermediate, FA, FSc, and graduation, BA, BSc, BBA for males and females. According to the Pakistan Army officials www.joinpakarmy.gov.pk, we tell the complete procedure of eligibility criteria, applying procedure, and the positions you can apply according to your qualification and interest.

How to Join Pak Army


The Pak Army’s hiring doors are always open but on a merit basis, and you have to fulfill all the criteria to get in the Pak army. Pak army announces its hiring through advertisement in the newspaper and also on their official website. There is complete eligibility, age, area of selection, qualification, and the late date to apply is mentioned in the advertisement.

Here is the guide for students who want to Join Pak Army according to their interests and qualifications.

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From below we explained separately how to join Pak Army after matric, after intermediate and graduation for female and male positions.

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How to Join Pak Army After Matric

A candidate whose qualification is matric can apply for the following positions to join Pakistan army:

  • Soldier
    • Gender: Male
    • Age 17 to 23 years
    • Marks/Division: 2nd division – Science or Arts
    • Height: 5 feet 3 inch
    • Nationality: Pakistani National
    • Weight: According to body mass index (BMI)

Check your Height and Weight now at: Body Mass Index

For detailed information, check: Join Pak Army as Soldier

  • Civilian Jobs After Matric

Besides soldiers, Pakistan Army also provide civilian jobs for matric qualified person.

The positions for civilian jobs are:

  • Army mess in-charge
  • Cook
  • Clerk
  • Telephone supervisor
  • Plumber
  • Driver
  • Technician
  • Lineman
  • Fixer
  • Sanitary worker
  • Draft man

These jobs are randomly published in the newspaper. You have to keep in touch with the Pakistan army official website because the latest jobs are uploaded there.

Check in detail: Physical and Medical tests in Army

How to Join Pak Army after Intermediate

The intermediate qualified candidates male and female both can apply for the following positions to join pak army:

  • PMA Long Course for Commissioned Officer
    • Gender: Male
    • Age: 17 to 23 years
    • Marital status: unmarried
    • Nationality: Pakistani national
    • Height: 5 feet 4 inch (162.5 cm)
    • Weight: According to body mass index (BMI)
  • Army Nursing Course (AFNS) for Nursing Officer
    • Gender: Female
    • Age: 17 to 25 years
    • Marital status: Female unmarried / widow / separated divorcee without encumbrance
    • Nationality: Pakistani national
    • Height: 5 feet 2 inch (157.5 cm)
    • Weight: According to body mass index (BMI)
  • Technical Cadet Course (TCC) for Engineering Fields
    • Gender: Male
    • Age: 17 to 21 years (relaxation of three months)
    • Marital status: unmarried
    • Nationality: Pakistani national
    • Height: 5 feet 4 inch (162.5 cm)
    • Weight: According to body mass index (BMI)
  • Army Medical Cadet Course (AMCC) For Medical Officer
    • Gender: Male
    • Age: 17 to 21 years (relaxation of three months)
    • Marital status: unmarried
    • Nationality: Pakistani national
    • Height: 5 feet 4 inch (162.5 cm)
    • Weight: According to body mass index (BMI)

The above courses offer multiple recruitments during the whole year. For the latest jobs in Pakistan army visit: Join Pak Army page to stay up to date for the latest posts.

How to Join Pak Army after Graduation

Pakistan army also provides opportunities for graduated students as well. Interested candidates can apply for the following courses to join Pak Army. You also can click on the following links to get to know how to join Pak army after graduation.

  • PMA Long Course
    • Gender: Male
    • Age: 17 to 22 years (for intermediate or equivalent)
    • Age: 17 to 23 years (for 2-year graduates and Serving PAF/PN personnel)
    • Age: 17 to 24 years (for 4-year graduation program BS/BA Hons / BBA/BPA)
    • Age: 17 to 25 years (for Serving Army Soldiers)
    • Marital status: unmarried
    • Nationality: Pakistani national
    • Height: 5 feet 4 inch (162.5 cm)
    • Weight: According to body mass index (BMI)

For Detailed information, check: PMA Long Course

  • Captain through Direct Short Service Commission
    • Gender: Male
    • Age: 28 years for the category of selection:
    • Army Education Corps (AEC)
    • Corps of Ordinance (Ord)
    • Psychologist
    • Corps of Remount Veterinary and Farms Officer (RV&FC)
    • Age: 21-35 years for Serving VASs of RV&FC
    • Marital status: Married/Unmarried
    • Nationality: Pakistani national
    • Height: 5 feet 4 inch (162.5 cm)
    • Weight: According to body mass index (BMI)

For Detailed information, check: Join Pak Army through Direct Short Service Commission

  • Lady Cadet Course (LCC) for Female Captain
    • Gender: Female
    • Age: 28 years for the category of selection:
    • Corps of Engineers (Engrs)
    • Corps of Signals (Sigs)
    • Army Services Corps (ASC)
    • Corps of Ordinance (Ord)
    • Corps of Electrical & Mechanical Engineers (EME)
    • Information & Computer Technology Officers (ICTO)
    • Remount Veterinary and Farms Corps (RV&FC)
    • Direct Short Service Commission as Public Relation Officer (PRO)
    • Army Education Corps (AEC)
    • JAG
    • Marital status: Unmarried
    • Nationality: Pakistani national
    • Height: 5 feet (152.4 cm)
    • Weight: According to body mass index (BMI)
    • Vision: As Per PAO 11/82

For Detailed information, check: Lady Cadet Course

Male and female individuals who have done MBBS can also Join Pak Army as a doctor and their rank will be a captain. Likewise, those who have done BSc engineering in any field can Join as an engineer captain. As well as, there are a lot of other opportunities for those who have done BBA or BCS as an account officer or software engineer simultaneously.

Finally, from above we have discussed all the posts and their eligibility criteria and terms of conditions that are necessary to follow about how to join Pak Army after matric, intermediate, graduation. hope so, you are all now well aware of the joining of Pakistan Army career after matric/ O levels and Inter/ A levels.