Indian NavyIndian  Navy has invited applications from unmarried males fulfilling the conditions of nationality as laid down by the Govt. of India, to join the Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala, Kerala, for a four year degree course under the 10+2 (B.Tech) Cadet Entry Scheme.

Eligibility: Applicant should have been born between 2nd January, 2000 and 1st July, 2002 (both dates inclusive).

Educational Qualification: Applicant should have passed Senior Secondary Examination (10+2 Pattern) or its equivalent examinations from any Board with at least 70% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM) and at least 50% marks in English (either in Class X or Class XII). They should also have appeared for JEE (Main) -2018 (for B.E./ B.Tech) examination.

Applicant should have the prescribed Physical Standards, details of which are given in the Notification at www.joinindiannavy.gov.in.

Selection Procedure: Call up for Service Selection Board (SSB) will be issued on the basis of JEE (Main) - 2018 All India Rank.  IHQ of MoD (Navy) will fix the cut off for short listing of applications for SSB based on JEE (Main) All India Rank- 2018. SSB interviews for short listed candidates will be held at Bangalore / Bhopal / Coimbatore / Visakhapatnam/ Kolkata from January to April, 2019. Shortlisted candidates will be informed about their selection for SSB interview on their e-mail or through SMS as provided by candidates in their application form.

SSB interview will be conducted in two stages. Stage I test consists of Intelligence test, Picture Perception test and Group Discussion. Candidates who fail to qualify in Stage I will be routed back on the same day. Stage II test comprises Psychological testing, Group testing and Interview which will last for 4 days. Successful candidates will thereafter undergo Medical Examination of approximately 3-5 days.

Change of SSB venue for interview is not allowed. A choice of date for appearing in SSB will be indicated in the application dashboard for shortlisted candidates. Any correspondence regarding further change of SSB date is to be addressed to the Call-up Officer of the concerned SSB. Award of fresh dates for SSB would be subject to availability of batches/ slots.

No compensation will be paid in respect of any injury sustained as a result of tests. Return 3rd AC rail fare is admissible for the SSB interview, if appearing for the first time for this Commission on production of tickets. Candidates should carry photo copy of the first page of bank passbook or cheque leaf where the name, account No. and IFS Code details are mentioned while appearing for SSB.

Training: The training is scheduled to commence in July 2019. Candidates recommended by the SSBs and declared medically fit, will be selected for training in Indian Naval Academy Ezhimala, Kerala, based on All India Merit and number of vacancies. Selected Candidates will be inducted as Cadets for the four year B. Tech Course in Applied Electronics & Communication Engineering (for Executive Branch), Mechanical Engineering (for Engineering Branch, including Naval Architect specialisation) or Electronics & Communication Engineering (for Electrical Branch) as per Naval requirements. On completion of the course, B. Tech Degree will be awarded by the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU). The entire cost of training, including books and reading materials will be borne by the Indian Navy. The cadets will also be provided with entitled clothing and messing. 

Application: Applications are to be registered at www.joinindiannavy.gov.in, latest by 22nd November, 2018. Date of birth proof (as per 10th/12th certificates), 10th mark sheet, 12th mark sheet, JEE (Main)-2018 scorecard (indicating All India Rank) and a recent passport size colour photograph should be scanned and uploaded in PDF form.

Applicant should Print one copy of online application form and carry it along with original certificates/documents as mentioned while appearing for SSB interview.

Details of Promotions, Cost to Company (CTC), Privileges, Group Insurance & Gratuity, Leave Entitlements, Sports & Adventure, etc are given in the Notification.

For details, visit www.joinindiannavy.gov.in and the Notification available at the ‘Current Events’ link there