Classes

British Gurkha Army

The history of the service of the Brigade of Gurkhas to the British Crown goes back as far as 1815. Since then the Brigade has conducted itself with distinction during numerous conflicts worldwide. Prior to 1997 the Brigade's focus was in the Far East but following the handover of Hong Kong it moved to the UK which is now its base. Selection is open once a a year at British Gurkha Army Camp Pokhara and Dharan Nepal. Only Nepalese youth from every part of Nepal and from every cast can apply.

Selection Process
Recruit Registration

  • Age: Minimum of 18 years and maximum of
  • 21 years on 1 January 2022
  • Born between : A.D: 01/01/2001 - 01/01/2004 B.S: 17/09/2057 – 17/09/2060

  • 1.Education Test: Math Test and English Test
  • 2. Medical Test
  • 3. Physical Test :
    • 800 m Running(Minimum 2min 40 sec)
    • Over Arm Pull Up Minimum 12 Times
    • Mid-Thigh Pull minimum 110 kg
    • Repeated Lift and Carry 20 kg Sack
    • Medicine Ball Throw 4 kg (3m)s
  • 4. Interview Session

  • 1. Medical Test
  • 2. Education Test: English (Essay, Comprehension, Listening and Oral Session)
  • 3. Physical Test:
    • Running (2000m) within 8 min 10 sec
    • Doko Race (5800m) within 50 min
    • Over-Arm pull up minimum 12 times
    • Note: Sometime Physical criterias may change as per decision of BGN
  • 4. Interview