Short Service Commissioned Officer in Armed Forces Medical Services
Applications are invited from Indian citizens both male and female, who have passed their final MBBS examination in first or second attempt only, for grant of Short Service Commission in the Armed Forces Medical Services.
There are approximately 200 vacancies (180 for male & 20 for female).
Eligibility: Applicant should have passed final MBBS examination in first or second attempt. Only those candidates who have completed/completing their internship on or before 30 November 2021 can apply. 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. 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.
Applicant must not have attained the age of 30 years if holding a MBBS/ PG Diploma and 35 years if holding a PG degree as on 31 December 2021.
Method of Selection: Eligible candidates will be called for interview by a Board of Officers in the month of December 2021 at Army Hospital (R&R), Delhi Cantt to assess their suitability and merit for grant of Short Service Commission in the Armed Forces Medical Services. Those appearing for interview for the first time will be paid to and fro sleeper-class railway/bus fare.
Physical & Medical Standard: Those qualifying in interview will have to attend the Special Medical Examination Board (SMB) constituted by DGAFMS for examining his or her medical fitness as per laid down standards.
Separate merit list of both male and female will be prepared purely on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in interview. Candidates with NCC Certificate will be given weightage marks as under: (i) NCC ‘A’ Certificate-2 marks(ii) NCC ‘B’ Certificate-3 marks (iii) NCC ‘C’ Certificate-5 marks. From the Merit list, those declared Medically fit shall be issued joining instruction for commissioning as SSC Officers up to the number of vacancies available for each of merit list.
Application can be submitted online at www.amcsscentry.gov.in latest by 30th November, 2021.
Application Processing Fee of Rs. 200/- has to be paid at the end of the application submission through online payment using internet banking/Credit Card/Debit Card.
More details are available in the Notification at the website.