Applications are invited from Indian Nationals for grant of Short Service Commission in Army Dental Corps.
Name of the post and Number of Vacancies
Captain: 32 vacancies
Last date for sending application: 15 October 2011
Age Limit (as on 31 December 2011): Less than 45 years
Pay and Allowances: The candidates on commissioning in Army Dental Corps will be granted the rank of Capt with Basic Pay of Rs 17472 and placed in the pay scale PB- 3 (15600-39100). They will be granted Grade Pay of Rs 6100 & Military Service Pay of Rs 6000, Non-practicing allowance at the rate of 25% of the Basic pay, Grade Pay & MSP and DA as admissible (total emoluments will be approximately Rs 52000).
In addition, entitled free ration, subsidized accommodation, and allied facilities shall be provided. MDS degree holder will be eligible for PG allowance of Rs 1000 per month or specialist pay after undergoing the laid down procedure. In addition, officers are entitled to 60 days annual leave & 20 days casual leave, LTC, free Medical facilities for self and family including dependent parents, Group Insurance of Rs 30 lakhs & unit CSD facility etc as per the existing rules.
Selection Procedure: Candidates found eligible will be shortlisted based on their Final BDS marks and attempts taken in Final BDS. Shortlisted candidates will be required to appear before the Selection Board for interview only. However, all the eligible candidates in possession of MDS degrees recognized by DCI will be called for interview.
All the candidates who are provisionally placed on the merit list will be brought before a Medical Board for Medical Fitness.
How to Apply: Candidates should apply to the "Director General Armed Forces Medical Services (DGAFMS/DENTAL), Room No.24, ‘L' Block, Ministry of Defence, New Delhi - 110001", on a plain paper giving particulars in the application form. Candidates who have applied earlier may also apply if they fulfil the eligibility criteria.
For application form, please CLICK HERE