PMA Long Course 153 Admissions

PMA Long Course 153 Admissions

Registration: 09-10-2013 to 17-11-2023
Exam: 22-11-2023 to 19-01-2024
Pakistan Military Academy (PMA)



Admissions in PMA Long Course 153


Gaining admission to the Pakistan Military Academy (PMA) and serving one's country is indeed a noble and aspirational goal for many Pakistani youth. To make this dream a reality, you need proper guidance, rigorous training, and unwavering dedication. That's where Tabir Academy comes into the picture, your trusted partner in this journey.


PMA Initial Test:

Tabir Academy is one the best resources to get through the test due its Unique Learning Features. PMA Initial Test is the first stage of the selection process. It typically includes multiple-choice questions (MCQs) and is divided into sections such as the Intelligence Test and the Academic Test. Learn more about the PMA Initial Test here and start your preparation now.


ISSB Test:

The Inter Services Selection Board (ISSB) interview is crucial to the selection process. Tabir Academy provides specialized preparation for individuals aspiring to pass the ISSB (Inter Services Selection Board) test. It involves a series of interviews, group tasks, and psychological assessments to evaluate a candidate's personality, leadership potential, and suitability for a career in the armed forces. Have a look: Ultimate ISSB Test Preparation Course


PMA Long Course 153 Eligibility Criteria

- Nationality: Pakistani citizens and domicile holders of Azad Kashmir/Gilgit-Baltistan eligible. Dual nationality holders must surrender other nationalities upon selection.
- Gender: Male
- Marital Status: Unmarried (Married Armed Forces personnel over 20 years of age eligible).


Age Limits Based on Education Levels:
1. Intermediate or Equivalent: 17-22 years (3 months age relaxation).
2. Graduates (2 years of graduation and Serving PN/PAF Personnel): 17-23 years (3 months age relaxation).
3. Graduates with 4 years graduation program (BS/BA(Hon)/BBA/BPA): 17-24 years (no age relaxation).
4. Serving Army Soldiers: 17-25 years (no age relaxation).


- Minimum Height: 5 ft. 4 inches (162.5 cm)


- FA/FSc/Equivalent with ≥55% marks.
- BA/BSc, BA/BSc (hons), BBA/BPA with ≥60% marks and FA/FSc with ≥50% marks.
- Relaxation of Marks for FA/FSc in specific areas (≥55% marks): Balochistan, FATA, Gilgit-Baltistan, District Neelum Azad Jammu Kashmir, District Kohistan, Chitral, Dir, Tehsil Bala Kot (Kaghan, Naran) of District Mansehra in KPK, Tharparker, and Tehsil Umer Kot in Sindh, District Rajanpur, Area of Cholistan Desert, Drawar Fort, Salamsar, Mojgarh, and Dingarh of Punjab. Candidates must have studied in these areas.
- Serving Army Soldiers: ≥50% marks in FA/FSc and equivalent.
- Hope Certificate: For candidates with Part I ≥60% marks in Intermediate.
- Verification of Marks Sheet/Certificate for those without certificates.
- A Levels Candidates: ≥60% marks. No equivalence certificate required for A Levels taken in Pakistan. Equivalence certificate needed for A Levels taken abroad.


Syllabus & Subjects
- Test format: MCQs.

Intelligence Test
 - Verbal Intelligence Test (85-100 Questions).
 - Non-Verbal Intelligence Test (85-100 Questions).

Academic Test (50 Questions)
 - English.
 - Mathematics.
 - Pakistan Studies.
 - Islamiat.
 - General Knowledge.


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