Applications are invited from unmarried eligible men & women candidates for grant of Permanent Commission (PC) and Short Service Commission (SSC) in under-mentioned branches / entries in the Indian Navy for course commencing Jun 20 at Indian Naval Academy (INA) Ezhimala, Kerala.
Candidates must fulfill conditions of nationality as laid down by the Government of India.
Naval Orientation Course (NOC) Regular – Pilot / Observer / Air Traffic Controller / Naval Armament Inspectorate Cadre / Logistics / Education / Information Technology / Technical (Engineering & Electrical).
(a) Candidates who have passed Engineering Degree or are in the final year of Engineering Course in any of the disciplines mentioned in the notification below from a AICTE recognised educational institute can apply for branches / entries indicated at Para 2 (a) – (e) & 2 (h) & 2 (j) in the notification below.
The candidates will, however be required to pass final examination (BE/B Tech) with minimum 60% before joining INA. The candidates failing to meet minimum cut off %age will not be permitted to join INA Ezhimala.
(b) Candidates who have completed their degree on the date of filling the application can apply for all Branches / Entries.
Pay & Allowances
Selected candidates are inducted as Sub-lieutenants. The admissible pay & allowances
along with other facilities & privileges are available on Indian Navy website www. joinindiannavy.gov.in.
Group Insurance & Gratuity. A basic insurance cover of Rs. One Crore (on contribution) and gratuity will be granted to the officer as per extant rules in force.
Leave Entitlements. On Commission, officers are entitled to Annual and Casual leave as per extant regulations. Leave during training period will be as per the Training Policy in force.
Tenure of Commission
(a) Short Service Commission Selected candidates will be granted Short Service Commission initially for 10 years extendable by maximum 04 years in 02 terms (02 years + 02 years), subject to service requirement, performance, medical eligibility and willingness of candidates.
(b) Permanent Commission. Candidates inducted under PC will have to serve for a minimum of 20 yrs for pension and thereafter can continue to serve till the age of superannuation.
The selection procedure is as follows:
(a) INET (Indian Navy Entrance Test): All candidates, whose applications are received by due date, will be called for Indian Navy Entrance Test (INET) to be conducted in Aug 19 at one of the INET centres as per their choice, subject to availability of slots at that centre.
Call up letters cum Admit Card for online examination indicating the date, time and place, which is scheduled during Aug 2019 would be required to be downloaded from the official website tentatively by the second week of Jul 19.
Only Electronic mode of communication will be used while contacting the candidates at all stages of selection.
INET Syllabus: INET exam will be of two hours duration. It will contain 100 Multiple Choice
Questions comprising Questions on English, Reasoning & Numerical Ability, General Science, Mathematical Aptitude & General Knowledge. Each section will be of 100 marks with negative marking of one mark for incorrect answer.
(b) Shortlisting for SSB:
IHQ of MoD (N) reserves the right to shortlist candidates strictly on the basis of INET rank cum preference & choice. However candidates are required to qualify in all sections of INET Exam to be considered for shortlisting to appear in SSB interview. No communication will be entertained on this account.
SSB interviews for short-listed candidates will be tentatively scheduled from Oct 19 at
Bangalore for pilot & observer candidates and at Bangalore/Bhopal/Coimbatore/Visakhapatnam/Kolkata for other branches/ entries.
Shortlisted candidates will be informed about their selection for SSB interview on their e-mail or through SMS (provided by candidates in their application form). Candidates are advised not to change their e-mail/mobile number till the selection process is over.
How to Apply
Candidates are to register and fill application on the Indian Navy website. Candidates can apply from 18 May, 2019 onwards.
The last date for online applications is May 29, 2019.
Candidates can call Toll-free number 1800-419-2929 and press Option 7 to speak to a customer care representative from Monday-Sunday between 0800-2000 hrs regarding INET and SSB interview.
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