PMA Long Course | Online Registration with Complete Joining Procedure |

Pakistan Army announced PMA long Course Online Registration 2021 for commissioned officers. Join Pakistan Army as 17 grad 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 149 (2021), PMA Long Course 150 (2022), and so on.

Pakistan Army recently announced PMA 149 Registration Date and schedule as October 04, 2021 to November 06, 2021

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.

Be Ready for PMA 149 Long Course as PMA Long Course Registration is going to start.

Do Not Forget To Download PMA 149 Long Course Test Sample papers and PMA Study Notes

PMA Long Course 149 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.

  • Registration
  • Initial Test
  • ISSB
  • Medical
  • Final Merit List

70% Recommended Candidates got joining latter (if their name added into Final Merit List)

Related:- NUMS Entry Test 2021

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria For PMA Long Course

To Join PAK Army through PMA Long Course 149. Candidates have to fulfill these eligibility conditions.

  • Age:
    Check given below table for age eligibility conditions.
  • Gender:
    Only male candidates can apply In PMA 149.
  • Marital Status:
    Unmarried ( For serving armed forces over twenty years married are eligible)
  • Nationality:
    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)
  • Education:
    • 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

EducationAgeAge Relaxation
Intermediate or Equivalent17-22 YearsRelaxable for three months both in upper and lower age limits
Graduates (2 years graduation) and Serving PIV / PAF Personnel17-23 YearsRelaxable for three months both in upper and lower age limits
Graduates with 4 years graduation programme (BS / BA (Hon) / BBA /BPA)17-24 YearsNo age relaxation
Serving Army Soldiers17-25 YearsNo age relaxation

Relaxation of Marks – FA/FSc

Specified Areas

Candidates with 55% marks from specified areas with domicile.

PMA LONG Course Relaxation of Marks Areas

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

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 an equivalence certificate issued by IBCC.

PMA Long Course Study Tips:
  • PMA long Course 149 Initial And ISSB Test Preparation Book

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  • PAK Army Guide PMA Study Notes

complied according to the PMA 149 Test

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PMA Long Course Test Preparation Books

PMA Long Course Test Preparation Book

PMA Preparation Notes

Ineligibility Conditions:

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 149 Long Course Registration Date

 PMA Long Course 149 Online Registration Date 2021:
04 October 2021

PMA Long Course Last Date for Registration 2021:
06 November 2021

According to the recently announced notification expected date for 149 PMA Long Course 2021 is September 24, 2021. PMA Long Course registration date may be changed because of COVID-19.

Registration start for PMA 149 Long Course as Per PMA 149 Registration Schedule 2021

Selection Procedure For PMA Long Course

A candidate has to pass through six initial stages at AS & RS to be shortlisted for the ISSB test

  1. Online Registration or Registration at AS &RC. For Online Registration Click Here
  2. Initial Test of PMA long course written/ Intelligence test.
  3. Initial Medical Examination
  4. Physical Test for PMA Long Course
  5. Initial Interview at AS & RC
  6. ISSB Form filling & Submission at AS &RC

PMA 149 Initial Test

Initial written/intelligence test for PMA LC 149 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 passes the verbal intelligence test then can start Non-verbal intelligence Test (85-90mCQs  to solve within 30 minutes). Candidates can practice online here for PMA Verbal Intelligence Test.



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Here you can also practice for PMA non verbal intelligence test

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In Academic potion of PMA 149 Long Course. Total 50 MCQs to solve within 25 minutes. The Academic Paper pattern is as follow

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Math
  • English
  • Pak study
  • History of Islam
  • World G.K

MCQs will be from the given above subjects on the intermediate level. This portion of the 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 149.

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.


There are  lot of books in the market for preparation of  initial test of PMA long course. Most of the books consist of old stuff which is not helpful these days to pass PMA initial test.

PAK Army Guide Prepared fully update notes of the initial test of PMA L/C 149. By preparing these notes you can easily pass the initial test from intelligence test to interview.

  • This book instructs you from A to Z what you have to do before giving an intelligence Test, Physical Test, Medical Test, and interview.
  • A complete Guides about verbal & non-Verbal Intelligence tests and you can easily pass the intelligence tests through this book.
  • Academic test is the most important part of the PMA Initial test and this book will help you to clear this test easily.
  • This book contains quick math TRICKS which asked in the interview of initial or ISSB.
  • To order online click on given bellow PMA 149 Study Note Book Button .

PMA Long Course Test Preparation Books

PMA Long Course Test Preparation Book

PMA Preparation Notes

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 be 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 149 Joining

What is PMA Long Course Expected date 2021?

PMA Long course 149 and PMA Long Course 149 registration will start in April 2021 and October 2021 respectively. The 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

you can buy these books from market as well as online from our Book store. You can buy These books online here and get books at your home address through TCS with payment option (COD) Cash on Delivery.



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