Pakistan Army announced PMA long Course Online Registration 2021 for commissioned officers. Join Pakistan Army as 17 graded officers as joining on the rank of 2nd Lieutenant through PMA Long course. Pakistan Army offers this course twice a year. PMA long course consists of series as PMA Long Course 148 (2021), PMA Long Course 149 (2021), and so on.
Complete Joining Procedure for PAK Army as an Officer through PMA long Course is here. Read the complete article for PMA long course Joining & PMA Test preparation guidelines.
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PMA Long Course 148 Joining Procedure
Young Blood who want to Join Pakistan Army as an officer have to pass through these stages: PMA Long Course Joining steps are given below.
- Initial Test
- Final Merit List
70% Recommended Candidates got joining latter (if their name added into Final Merit List)
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Eligibility Criteria For PMA Long Course
To Join PAK Army through PMA Long Course 148. Candidates have to fulfill these eligibility conditions.
Check given below table for age eligibility conditions.
Only male candidates can apply In PMA 148.
- Marital Status:
Unmarried ( For serving armed forces over twenty years married are eligible)
All Male Citizens of Pakistan and domicile holders from Azad Kashmir & Gilgit-Baltistan. (On final selection candidates having dual nationality will have to surrender all other nationalities except Pakistan)
- Physical Standards:
- Minimum Height Should be- 5′ – 4″ (162.5 cm)
- Weight As per the Body Mass Index (check normal BMI values)
- Minimum 60% marks in FA/FSc and equivalent.
- Candidates who secure 60% marks or above in BA/BSc, BA/BSc (Hons) and BBA/BPA, with 50% mks in FA/FSc are eligible for PMA Long Course.
PMA Long Course Age Eligibility Conditions
|Intermediate or Equivalent||17-22 Years||Relaxable for three months both in upper and lower age limits|
|Graduates (2 years graduation) and Serving PIV / PAF Personnel||17-23 Years||Relaxable for three months both in upper and lower age limits|
|Graduates with 4 years graduation programme (BS / BA (Hon) / BBA /BPA)||17-24 Years||No age relaxation|
|Serving Army Soldiers||17-25 Years||No age relaxation|
Relaxation of Marks – FA/FSc
Candidates with 55% marks from specified areas with domicile.
PMA LONG Course Relaxation of Marks Areas
|Tehsil Bala Kot (Kaghan, Naran) of District Mansehra in KPK||District Neelum Azad Jammu Kashrnir||Tharparker and Tehsil Umer Kot in Sind|
|District Rajanpur||Drawar Fort||Area of Cholistan Desert|
|Salamsar||Mojgarh||Dingarh of Punjab|
Note:- For 55% marks the candidates must have actually studied in the same areas.
Serving Army Soldiers:
For serving Army Soldiers is 50% marks (Marks Relaxation) in FA/FSc and equivalent
‘A’ level candidates:
A level candidates applying in Pakistan having an aggregate of 60% marks are eligible. All candidates who passed A level examination from abroad are required to submit equivalence certificate issued by IBCC.
PMA Long Course Test Preparation Books
The given below are ineligible for PMA Registration.
- Twice rejected by ISSB.
- Candidate Twice screened out by ISSB.
- Appear for ISSB Teste within 120 days gap of the previous appearance in ISSB.
- Who Dismissed, Removed, or Debarred from any Government Services including Armed Forces.
- Convicted in a Court of Law for any heinous offense (to be ascertained by the competent military authority).
- A Candidate who permanently UNFIT by AMB.
- Medically unfit Candidate (due to Hepatitis B & C).
- The candidate who Withdrawn from any Armed Forces college or from an institution on disciplinary grounds.
- Who Withdrawn, discharged, resigned or purchase of commission from any Armed Forces officers Academy, or from Armed Forces Training Institution on any ground.
PMA Long Course 148 Online Registration Date 2021:
PMA Long Course Last Date for Registration 2021:
According recently announced notification expected date for 148 PMA Long Course 2021 is April 17, 2021. PMA Long Course registration date may be change because of COVID-19.
Registration start for PMA 148 Long Course as Per PMA 148 Registration Schedule 2021
Selection Procedure For PMA Long Course
A candidate has to pass through six initial stages at AS & RS to shortlisted for ISSB test
- Online Registration or Registration at AS &RC. For Online Registration Click Here
- Initial Test of PMA long course written/ Intelligence test.
- Initial Medical Examination
- Physical Test for PMA Long Course
- Initial Interview at AS & RC
- ISSB Form filling & Submission at AS &RC
PMA 148 Initial Test
Initial written/intelligence test for PMA LC 148 joining procedure will conduct on computer and Test pattern will be as follow.
- Verbal Intelligence Test
- Non Verbal Intelligence Test
- Academic Test
Verbal intelligence test MCQs will be 85-90 to solve within 30 minutes and if a candidate pass the verbal intelligence test then can start Non verbal intelligence Test (85-90mCQs to solve within 30 minutes). Candidate can practice online here for PMA Verbal Intelligence Test.
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In Academic potion of PMA 148 Long Course. Total 50 MCQs to solve within 25 minutes. Academic Paper pattern is as follow
- Pak study
- History of Islam
- World G.K
MCQs will be from given above subjects on intermediate level. This portion of PMA long course is important and need maximum preparation. Get PAK Army Guide Notes for Intelligence Test (Verbal & Non Verbal) and Academic Portion Study Notes specially designed for PMA Long Course 148.
Academies For PMA Test Preparation
Many academies for PMA and ISSB test preparation like,
- Noor Force Academy
- Niazi Force Academy
- PAK Force Academy for Armed Forces test preparation
- Forces Academy Lahore For Forces Test Preparation
The Academies PMA Courses Fee Structure is different in each academy and nowadays PMA Long Course fee is 15000-30000 for initial test preparation and also for ISSB fee structure is as
20000-40000 with different terms and conditions.
PMA Long Course Test Preparation Books
Shortlisted candidates from AS & RC will receive notice for ISSB Test through the website as well as call up latter at the home address as candidates mentioned in their ISSB form.
- ISSB Test & Interviews. ISSB test preparation Book
- Final Medical Examination. (Final Medical)
- Selection by GHQ on the overall performance of the candidates. ( PMA Long Course Final Merit List)
- The Selected Candidates will have to undergo a training period of 2 years at PMA.
Documents Required at AS & RCs
The following documents will be must at arrival AS & RC.
- All Original certificates, detailed Marks Sheet of Matric (Matric Original Result Card) is necessary.
- Computerized National Identity Card CNIC if age is 18 years or above. Computerized “B” with Guardian’s Computerized National Identity Card CNIC (Father or Mother) for under 18 years candidates.
- One set of all attested photocopies
- 3x Passport size colored photos must duly attested from both sides (front and back) by Principal, Class-1 Gazetted Officer.
- Original & one Photocopy of ISSB NOT RECOMMENDED is required for Repeater Candidates.
Note: – Old Computerized National Identity Card will not be accepted
How To Prepare For PMA Long Course Initial And ISSB Test
For PMA long Course Test preparation given below books will be helpful for the Selection Procedure.
Important Points Related to PMA 148 Joining
What is PMA Long Course Expected date 2021?
PMA Long course 148 and PMA Long Course 149 registration will start in April 2021 and October 2021 respectively. Final Registration schedule is given above. For more details and information you can leave a reply in comment section.
How to prepare For PMA Long Course?
For best preparation follow PMA Syllabus for initial Test as three types of Questions were asked in PMA Initial Test like Verbal Intelligence Test, Non Verbal Intelligence Test, and Academic Test. For preparation arrange given bellow stuff and prepare according to syllabus.
- Get PMA Intelligence Test Preparation Book
- PMA Academic Test Preparation Notes
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