Regular  Commission

  • PMA Long C​ourse
  • Techinal Cadet Course
  • Medical Cadet Course

Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC)

  • Army Education Corps (AEC)
  • Corps of Ordnance 
  • Psychologist 
  • Corps of Remount Veterinary and Farms Corps
  • Lady Cadet Course (LCC)
  • Information & Computer Technology Officer (ICTO)
  • Armed Forces Nursing Services (AFNS)

Short Service Regular Commission 

  • General Duty  Medical Officers (GDMO)
  • Classified ​Specialist (Specs)
  • Sub Specialist 
  • General Duty Dental Officers (GDDO)

Honours and Awards

Military Awards

The military awards consist of Operational Awards, Non-Operational Awards, the Tamgha-i-Difa and the Imtiazi Sanad. In addition, campaign and commemorative medals for special occasions are instituted as and when necessary.


Nishan-i-Haider
Only those members of the Armed Forces, the Frontier Corps and the Frontier Constabulary when serving under the Federal Government, who have performed acts of greatest heroism or of the most conspicuous courage in circumstances of extreme danger, and have shown bravery of the highest order, or devotion to the country in the presence of the enemy on land, at sea or in the air, shall be eligible for this award. This award is conferrable on all ranks. The recipient of this Award has the privilege of adding letters ‘NH’ after his name.
Hilal-i-Jurat
Only those members of the Armed Forces, the Frontier Corps and the Frontier Constabulary when serving under the Federal Government, who have performed acts of greatest heroism or of the most conspicuous courage in circumstances of extreme danger, and have shown bravery of the highest order, or devotion to the country in the presence of the enemy on land, at sea or in the air, shall be eligible for this award. This award is conferrable on all ranks. The recipient has the privilege to add the letters “HJ” after his name.
Sitara-i-Jurat
Only those members of the Armed Forces, the Frontier Corps and the Frontier Constabulary when serving under the Federal Government, who have performed acts of greatest heroism or of the most conspicuous courage in circumstances of extreme danger, and have shown bravery of the highest order, or devotion to the country in the presence of the enemy on land, at sea or in the air, shall be eligible for this award. This award is conferrable on
ranks. The recipient has the privilege to add the letters “SJ” after his name.
Tamgha-i-Jurat

Only those members of the Armed Forces, the Frontier Corps and the Frontier Constabulary when serving under the Federal Government, who have performed acts of greatest heroism or of the most conspicuous courage in circumstances of extreme danger, and have shown bravery of the highest order, or devotion to the country in the presence of the enemy on land, at sea or in the air, shall be eligible for this award. This award is conferrable on all ranks. The recipient has the privilege of adding the letters ‘TJ’ after his name.