Agneepath Scheme 2022


Agneepath or Agnipath Recruitment scheme was launched by the Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh . In a step that promises radical changes in recruitment for the Indian Armed Forces, Agneepath scheme would add 46,000 soldiers to Indian ArmyIndian Navy and India Air Force.


The organization will be executing this new recruitment scheme which is named Agneepath (अग्निपथ स्कीम) and the Armed force for this has been named ‘Agniveers‘.


The union cabinet has launched this Agneepath scheme for the Indian Youth to serve in the Armed Force for a period of four years. To apply for Agneepath Recruitment 2022  online visit,,,


What is Agneepath Scheme?

‘Agnipath’ is a short-term defence recruitment model by the central government. It will be based on an all-India merit-based selection process for youth aged between 17.5 to 21 years of age. It is open to both men and women, subject to the vacancies and requirements in the armed forces.


Eligibility Criteria Agneepath 2022

 The aspirant must have qualified class 10th and 12th from a recognized board.

The probationers must possess a graduation degree from the known University.

The applicant must be a citizen of India.

All three services will be enrolled through a centralized online system, with specific rallies and campus interviews conducted by recognised technical colleges such as Industrial Training Institutes and the National Skills Qualifications Framework, among others

 Recruits would have to meet the medical eligibility conditions laid down for enrolment in the armed forces as applicable to respective categories/trades.




Soldier General Duty

SSLC/Matric with 45% marks in aggregate.No%required if higher qualification.

17.5 - 21 Years

Soldier Technical

10+2/Intermediate exampassed in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Maths and English. Now eight age for higher qualification.

17.5 - 21 Years

SoldierClerk / StoreKeeper Technical

10+2/Intermediate exam passed in any stream(Arts,Commerce,Science)with 50% marks in aggregate and min40% in each subject. Weight age for higher qualification.

17.5 - 21 Years

Soldier Nursing Assistant

10+2/Intermediate exam passed in Science with Physics,Chemistry,Biologyand English with min 50% mark sin aggregate and min40% in each subject. Now eight age for higher qualification.

17.5 - 21 Years

Soldier Trades man

17.5 - 21 Years


Non Matric

17.5 - 21 Years


Non Matric

17.5 - 21 Years


Salary Package under this scheme

The 1st year salary package of Rs 4.76 lakh with upgradation of up to Rs 6.92 lakh in 4th year While post release, Seva Nidhi package is of approx. Rs 11.71 lakh, including interest (tax free)There’s also a non-contributory insurance cover of Rs 48 lakh. Provided the individuals receive a Agniveer skill certificate which will assist in post release job opportunities.

Recruitment tentative month

 September- October 2022

For more details about exam dates and notification visit,,,