Join Pak Army PMA Long Course 151 & Registration Date

by Pakistan Armed Forces

PMA long course is the regular commission, offered by Pakistan Army.  The previous PMA Long course was 150 and the next course will be 152. PMA long course announced twice a year. Once in the March and second time in the month of October. The March course is known as an even course and the October course is known as an odd course. To Join Pak Army through PMA Long Course you should have minimum inter/DEA/O level qualifications to apply in PMA L/C.

PMA Long Course


The training duration of PMA LC 151 is two years at Pakistan Military Academy. These two years are divided into six terms. PMA Long course cadets study BMAS (Bachelor of Military Art and Science) during their training period.  After training cadets are awarded by the rank of second lieutenant. 

If you want to become engineer in Pak Army than you should apply in Technical Cadet course in which  candidates can apply after FSC Pre engineering & ICS. However, females can apply in Lady Cadet Course after 16 years of education.

Expected Date & Online Registration

The expected date for PMA long course 151 is October 13, 2022. The online registration will be started from 18 October April 2022 to 18 November 2022. To apply online visit the official website of Join Pakistan Army.

In order to apply offline for PMA long course 151, visit the nearest AS&RC (Army Selection & Recruitment Center). Website take  72 hours to generate your the test date so keep patience and don’t worry. PMA long course details are listed below.

Eligibility Criteria For PMA Long Course

Eligibility criteria to Join Pak Army through 151 PMA Long Course is given as:

Country Pakistan & Dual Nationals (after selection have to withdraw other nationality)
Organization Pakistan Army (Armed Force)
Age Relaxation 3 months upper & lower
Marital Status Unmarried (Married  personnel of the Armed Forces over 20 years of age is eligible)
Required Education Inter/DAE/A-level/Bachelor
Job Type Permanent
Course Duration 2 Years (Divided Into 6 Terms)
Application Start Date 18 October 2022
Application End Date 18 November 2022
Preliminary Tests 21 November 2022 – 21 December 2022 (Except Saturday, Sunday)
  • Candidates with foreign nationality can apply but have to drop foreign nationality after selection.
  • Candidate should be unmarried
  • Only a married serving solider above the age of 20 year is eligible to apply in PMA Long Course.
  • Minimum height is 5.4 feet (165 cm).
  • A-level/DAE/FA/ICS or having any equivalent degree are eligible to apply.
  • A candidate should qualify the minimum given physical and medical standards.
  • Candidate should not kick out from any armed force training academy.
  • Candidates those are twice not recommended by ISSB are not eligible to apply.
  • A candidate is only eligible for marks relaxation is he studied or lived in special areas.

PMA Long Course 151 Details

PMA long course 151 details are given below. You should qualify one eligibility requirement from one of these.

Degree Minimum Marks  Age Requirement
Inter/DAE/A-level  55 % marks 17-22 Years
BSC/BS (2 Year) 60 % marks +
50% marks in Inter
17-23 Years
BS(4 years) 60 % marks +
50% marks in Inter
17-24 Years
Serving Soldiers 60% marks in Inter 17-25 Years
Rural Areas 5-10 % marks relaxation  As Above Years
  1. Minimum 55 % marks in FA/FSc/DAE/O-level.
  2. Candidates who secure 60% mks or above in BA/ B.Sc./ B.S (Hons) and BBA/ BPA along 50% marks in FA/ FSc are eligible for PMA Long Course
  3. 50% marks for serving Army Soldiers.
  4. Candidates who have studied FSC Part-1 and Advance Subsidiary exam 2022 can also apply on “Hope Certificate of 55% Marks” duly issued by Head of the Institution.

In-Eligibility Conditions For PMA Long Course

  1. Twice rejected by Inter Service Selection Board (ISSB).
  2. Tested within four months (120 days) gap of previous appearance in Inter Service Selection Board (ISSB) except waiver granted by the competent authority.
  3. Dismissed/removed/debarred from Government Service including Armed Forces.
  4. Convicted in a Court of Law for any heinous offence (to be ascertained by the competent military authority).
  5. Permanently declared UNFIT by Appeal Medical Board (PUF by AMB).

PMA Long Course 151 Syllabus & Selection Procedure

Intelligence Test

The intelligence test is designed to check the problem-solving capabilities of a candidate that whether he qualified the minimum Intelligence standard required or not. PMA intelligence test is taken on computer. Computer knowledge is compulsory for the initial test of 151 PMA long course.
Test Type Total Questions Total Time
Verbal Intelligence Test 65 Questions 30 minutes
Non-Verbal Intelligence Test 75 Questions 35 minutes
  • In intelligence test, number and character series, odd one out, comparison types of question appeared to check the problem-solving capabilities of a candidate.

  • In non-verbal intelligence test, diagrams, shapes, puzzles appears and you have selected the most suitable match for it. It is easy as compared to a verbal intelligence test.

Medical Test

These medical test are taken in PMA long course medical test. Unfit candidates will be referred to the nearest CMH (Combined Military Hospital).

  1. Chest expansion
  2. Flat feet
  3. Carry angle
  4. Knocking knee
  5. Eyesight
  6. Piles
  7. Height
  8. Weight

Physical Test

PMA Long Course physical test is taken at the nearest army ground. These tests are taken in physical test.

Test Type Test Requirement Total Time
Running 1.6 KM 8 minutes
Chin-Ups 3 40 seconds
Sit-Ups 30 2 minutes
Push-ups 16
Ditch Crossing 7.4×7.4 depth 4

Initial Interview

The initial interview forms are given to candidates at the same day of physical test. PMA long course initial interview will be taken by the National Security and War Course (NSWC) Brigadier. Mostly general knowledge and introduction-type questions are asked.

Confidence and proper concentration are required to pass the initial interview. After clearing PMA initial interview, candidates have to submit their ISSB forms. After 2-3 months they are called ISSB test.

Initial Interview Pak Army


If you clear the  initial interview, then you will be qualified for the ISSB test. It same for all the Armed Forces of Pakistan. Different psychologist tests and Interviews are held in order to check the personality of a candidate. After the ISSB recommendation, the final selection list will be made on candidate overall performance. 


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Muhammad Anees July 1, 2022 - 2:10 pm

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Shams ur Rehman July 20, 2022 - 5:19 am

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hashir ali July 2, 2022 - 9:31 am

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Rehan Rasheed July 12, 2022 - 9:29 am

Can I join Pma 151 at the age 16 years , 8 month and 15 days on 18 nov 2022 …

Rehan Rasheed July 12, 2022 - 9:43 am

Assalam u Alaikum Sir.
Dear Sir,
The age on my birth certificate (Form B) was wrong. Acvording to certificate my Age is 16 years and 8 months on nov 2022.
Sir, Can I join pma 151 LC according to this certificate.
Kindly inform me. Waiting for your reply

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Affan Qaisar July 18, 2022 - 4:37 pm

Sir 151 long course me confirm hai k inter me 55% marks chahiye as per previous two long courses kindly confirm and clear for me that next percent would also be 55%

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Hamza masood July 21, 2022 - 3:16 am

AoA can I get information, X candidate of TCC will be considered a repeater of he is giving test for long course? And will not be necessary to give initial test he will directly be giving medical… right?

Rana Abdullah July 21, 2022 - 1:08 pm

Assalam o Alaikum Sir!
Is there any relaxation in the height?

Saad Mir July 22, 2022 - 7:24 pm

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Umar Inayatullah August 7, 2022 - 9:51 am

Assalam o alaikum sir,
Sir mai 34th tcc sy issb not recommended hu jab k mai ny initial clear kiya hua hai to agr mai pma 151 or 152 lc k liye apply karu to mera initial full ho ga ya sirf medical or phy ho ga ya sath bhi interview ho ga ya initial test mai kiya kiya loya jae ga mjh sy???
Kindly guide sir…
Muhammad Umar Inayatullah


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