PMA Long Course Registration 2021 | PMA Joining Procedure |

Dream big to achieve big. PMA Long course registration 2021 for PMA 150 and PMA 149 respectively in twice a year. Here is the PMA registration and selection procedure step-by-step guide. PMA registration can be done in two ways. PMA Long Course Online Registration 2021 or PMA Registration at Army selection center.

Online registration at For registration through proper channel read given bellow instruction and PMA LC Registration criteria.

PMA registrations open twice a year. Students from all over Pakistan can register with minimum qualification Intermediate (F.Sc, A’ Level, FA, DAE, D.COM or equivalent). If your qualification is Intermediate then you can apply for PMA LC.

PMA Long Course Registration Date 2021

Here is the registration complete procedure. Follow step by step to join PMA LC. In this year registration of two PMA courses (PMA 149 and PMA 150) will be open according to scheduled dates.

PMA 149 Long Course registration date is

  • PMA Long Course 149 Registration Date: October 04, 2021, |Announced|
  • Online Test Date For PMA 149 Long Course: November 06, 2021, |Announced|

After the initial test successful candidates will be called for Initial Medical, Physical, and Initial Interviews at the Army selection center. Candidates will be informed of these test dates after the clear initial interview.

PMA Test Preparation Notes

From the initial Test stage, Selected candidates have to submit the ISSB form. They will receive ISSB calls later through TCS at their home address and also on the ISSB website.

  • ISSB Test Dates of PMA 149 LC: within 3 months from ISSB form submission date

ISSB Test will be scheduled after the completion of the PMA Test initial procedure. ISSB test is a 5 days personality test. you can check ISSB 5 days test procedure step by step. ISSB basic guidelines are also written on ISSB call letters with ISSB instructions.

Joining Procedure of PMA LC

Complete joining procedure for PMA Long Course start from registration procedure and end with final selected candidates list.

Here is the complete procedure to join Pakistan Army as a commissioned officer through PMA LC. PMA joining procedure is as follows.

  1. Registration (online as well physical visit ASRc)
  2. Initial Written/Intelligence Test (PMA Online Test)
  3. Medical Test (Initial medical at selection centre)
  4. Physical Test (Running, Chin-ups, Push-ups)
  5. Interview (Short interview at selection centre)
  6. ISSB 5 Days procedure (only select candidates after Initial test)
  7. Final Medical Test (detailed medical examination including COVID-19 Test)

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PMA Registration Procedure

For registration through the proper channel visit the official registration site on a laptop, desktop, Tab, but not on mobile. Some features may not open in mobile view. Type website link of Pakistan army and inter.

Courses having registration dates, Course Details, and Registration slips will be shown on screen. Click on the PMA registration panel and select PMA online registration.

After clicking on online registration, a form will appear and candidates have to fill this form completely according to eligibility as given below on this same page. Be careful in detail putting especially the CNIC number, Candidate Name, Candidate Father Name.

Candidates have options to select the test center. A list of Pakistan Army Selection centres is shown on the form. Candidates can select the nearest Army selection center.

On the other end, candidates can register for the PMA Long course by visiting the nearest Army Selection Centre. Registration will be done during registration Schedule dates (from 08: AM to 02:00 PM) except Sunday.

Related:- PAK Army TCC Online Registration

PMA Initial written/Intelligence Test

Initial Test for PMA will be on a computer within the time period. PMA syllabus and pattern is as follows.

  • Verbal Intelligence Test
  • Non-Verbal Intelligence Test
  • Academic Test

The test will be divided into three steps starting from the verbal intelligence test. There will be 85-90 MCQs within 30 minutes. The next step is Nonverbal Intelligence Test. Non-verbal intelligence test also contains 85-90 MCQs within 30 minutes. The last step will be an academic Test with 50 MCQs to solve within 30 Minutes.

PMA Long Course Test Preparation Book

PMA Long Course Preparation Book

Verbal Intelligence Test.

PAK Army Verbal intelligence test is a test that measures the ability to analyze, use, and understand language. Test conduct to check candidate’s verbal intelligence ability.

Verbal Intelligence Test

Non-verbal Intelligence Test

PMA Long Course Non-verbal intelligence test is used to measure nonverbal reasoning. This test is used to assess candidates who have language processing problems or those candidates with limited English proficiency.

The non-verbal intelligence test is not easy as compared to a verbal intelligence test. To clear this test a candidate has to practice for this. For practice download given below file of PMA non-verbal intelligence test.

Practice for PMA non Verbal Test


Non Verbal Test 14
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This file is just a sample paper. For more PMA non-verbal intelligence tests contact our team. we will provide you the best preparation material for PMA test preparation.

Non Verbal Intelligence Test

Practice for PMA non Verbal Test


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PMA Non Verbal Intelligence Test 1
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Download PMA non verbal intellignce test in PDF format

PMA Academic Test

The last part of the PMA Initial Test is Academic Test. The academic portion of the PMA Long course is most important. In this portion, a candidate has to solve 50 MCQs within 30 minutes. The question will be from these subjects.

  • Physics (Basic physics)
  • Math (Short math)
  • Chemistry (Basic chemistry)
  • English (preposition, Tens, etc)
  • Pak Study (Pakistan history from 14th august 1947 to onward)
  • Islamic History
  • Current affair & World G.K

For Academic Portion Preparation you can get PAK Army Academic Test preparation notes. To buy these notes visit Online Book Store.

PMA Long Course Test Preparation Book

PMA Long Course Preparation Book

PAK Army PMA Medical Test

Initial Medical test for those candidates who clear PMA Initial test. The medical test may be on the same day after the initial test. In some cases date assigned to candidates for the initial medical test. In the Initial medical test,

Chest measurement

  • Height measurement
  • Eyesight test
  • ENT Test (ear, nose, etc test)
  • Body checking to find (if any major injury or operate)
  • Knee knocking checking
  • Arm carrying angle checking
  • Checking for Bawaseer-e- aamiya (Non-Bleeding Piles/Non-Bleeding Haemorrhoids)

PAK Army Physical Test

In physical standards following test will be taken

  • Run (1.6 km) within 8 minutes
  • Chin-Ups (3 repetitions in two minutes)
  • Push-Ups (15 repetitions in two minutes)
  • Sit-Ups  (20 repetitions in two minutes)
  • Ditch Crossing (7′.4″ × 7′.4″ with a depth of 4′)

To clear physical test start workout on daily basis. start running almost 2 km daily to clear the initial physical test. Most candidates fail to cross the finish line in running.

Because of breathing problems many candidates give up their efforts. We advise you to practice for PMA Physical test and start running early morning.

For more guideline and Tips please check the Complete article PAK Army Physical Test

Eligibility Criteria for PMA Long Course Registration

eligibility criteria are as follow

  • Age: 
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
  • Gender: only male citizen of Pakistan can apply for PMA course
  • Marital Status: Single/Unmarried  ( eligible only serving armed forces over twenty years married)
  • Nationality:
    All Male Citizens from Pakistan
  • 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% marks in FA/FSc are eligible.
  • Physical Standards:

    • Height Should be 5′ – 4″ (162.5 cm) minimum
    • Weight As per the Body Mass Index (calculate normal BMI values)

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Ineligibility conditions

candidates with the below conditions are not eligible for PMA Long Course.

  • ISSB Twice rejected.
  • Appear for ISSB Teste within four months days gap of the previous appearance in ISSB.
  • Who dismissed, any Govt. services including Armed Forces.
  • Convicted in a Court of Law for any heinous offense.
  • A Candidate is permanently UNFIT by AMB.
  • Medically unfit (due to Hepatitis B & C).
  • Who Withdrawn from any Armed Forces.
  • Who Withdrawn, discharged, resigned, or purchase of commission from any Armed Forces officers Academy, or from Armed Forces Training Institution on any ground.

Documents Required On Initial Test Day

following documents required for verification. A candidate should have to bring these documents with him on the initial test day.

  • Original certificates, detailed Marks Sheet (DMC) of Matric.
  • Computerized National Identity Card CNIC of 18+ years candidates. Computerized “B” with Guardian’s Computerized National Identity Card CNIC (Father or Mother) for under 18 years candidates.
  • One set of all documents (certificates, CNIC, domicile) attested photocopies
  • 4x Passport size colored photos must duly be attested from both sides (front and back) by Principal, Class-1 Gazetted Officer.
  • for Repeater Candidates Original & one Photocopy of ISSB NOT RECOMMENDED latter is required.

Contact with Our Join PAK Army Team. To get the latest update and PMA Long Course helping notes including daily PMA test MCQs of all Army selection centers.

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PMA Long Course Detailed Guide for Intermediate students

The eligibility and qualification criteria for joining the Pakistan army can be different for each course, branch, and corps. That is, PMA Long Course has different standards for commissioned officers as compared to the employment of general duty pilot branch of Pakistan Air Force, Army Medical Corps, Engineering Branch, or Short Service Regular Commission and the criteria for the involvement of soldiers are different.

We explain in detail the eligibility criteria for the Pakistan Military Academy Long Course for the patriotic and brave jawans who want to be the custodians of their holy land and get the commission as a second lieutenant rank in the Pakistan Army. You can ask questions here or you can also contact us by email or on our social media channels for further guidance.

Qualifications and PMA Long Course Requirements

All citizens of all religions, regions, and creeds are equally eligible for the selection of joining the PMA Long Course. But only if they meet the following criteria and conditions for joining the Pakistan Army


Citizens of Pakistan including residents of Azad Kashmir and citizens of State Class 1.


The PMA accepts only male candidates for long courses to become officers. This commission starts as the second lieutenant.

Women can apply in these other courses and branches for which both men and women are accepted. Both male and female officers are accepted as Army Medical Corps doctors, engineering corps engineers, IT branch, software engineers, administration officers, education branch teaching staff, psychologists, etc. Similarly, only women are eligible to apply for nursing staff.

Please see the latest official advertisement in newspapers and media at the beginning of each course as it can be changed every six months based on circumstances and time requirements.

The required age for PMA Long Course

The age limit for citizens having intermediate or equivalent qualifications is 17-22 years.

The maximum relaxation of both maximum and minimum age limits can be given by a maximum of 3 months. This means that if a candidate goes through all stages successfully, he or she may get up to 3 months discount in terms of the less or more required age

  • The age limit for citizens with two years graduate degree is 17-23 years
  • The age limit for citizens with a four-year graduate degree is 17-24 years
  • The age limit for the present service personnel of Pakistan Air Force and Pakistan Navy is 17-23 years
  • The age limit of present service personnel of the Pakistan Army is 17-25 years.

marital status:

  • Only unmarried citizens are eligible.
  • Unmarried for service personnel present from 17-19 of armed forces
  • Both married or unmarried are eligible if the age is 20 or more.

Educational qualification required to join PMA Long Course

The educational need is variable as per the details described here. You are requested to read all the requirements and details carefully. Remember for eligibility there are many more and more options available.

Intermediate or equivalent FA, FSC, ICS, ICOM has at least 60% marks. But those who score up to 50% in intermediate are also eligible if they score 60% marks in graduation degree.

Candidates having domicile from the following specific areas are also eligible with at least 55% marks in intermediate or equivalent examinations

  • Gilgit and Baltistan
  • Neelam district of Azad Jammu and Kashmir.
  • K.P.K. District Kohistan, Chitral, Dir, Balakot Tehsil, Kagan, Naran of Mansehra District.
  • Tharparkar district and Umarkot Tehsil in Sindh province.
  • DG Khan Division District Rajanpur, Area of Cholistan Desert, Draz Fort, Mojgarh, and Danggarh from Punjab Province.
  • The present service of the Pakistan Army is eligible with 50% marks in the Military Intermediate or equivalent examinations.
  • Candidates with strong expectations of more than 60% marks in the intermediate examination can also apply on the basis of a hope certificate, but they must have at least 60% marks in part one of the intermediate.

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PMA Long Course Duration Training

The PMA long course is usually 2 years old but can be prolonged or reduced depending on specific conditions and specific requirements.

Inability to join PMA Long Course:

  • Anyone who does not meet the above criteria or has any of the following issues is disqualified from joining the PMA Long Course. However, such individuals may also be eligible to join based on the sensitivity of their case and the possibility of resolving it.
  • A person who has been declared medically ineligible by a military hospital or appeal medical board
  • A man who once successfully entered any Armed Forces Service (Army, Navy, and Air Force) but then left the service
  • A person who has been dismissed from any academy on the basis of discipline, bad character, professional incompetence, medical problem, weak profile, or disqualified for any other reason.
  • A person who has been dismissed or terminated from the service of another government/semi-government organization.
  • A person who has been convicted by the court and law of indulging in moral backwardness.

We will continue to update this article for more information and details. You can ask questions in comments or on our social media contacts


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