Join Indian Navy Sailors SSR 10+2 Entry February 2017

Company Name : Indian Navy

1 Online applications are invited from Unmarried Male Indian Citizens and subjects of Nepal and Bhutan for enrolment as sailors for Senior Secondary Recruits (SSR) -01/2017 Batch.
2. Educational Qualification. Qualified in 10+2/ equivalent examination with Maths & Physics and atleast one of these subjects:- Chemistry/Biology/Computer science.
3. Age. Candidates should have been born between 01 Feb 1996 to 31 Jan 2000 (Both dates inclusive).

4. Pay & Allowances.
(a) During the initial training period, stipend of Rs 5700 pm will be admissible. On successful completion of initial training an amount equal to the minimum of scale as mentioned below, less stipend already paid, shall be admissible from the date of commencement of service.
(b) On completion of initial training, they will be placed in the Pay Band Rs 5200-20200. In addition they will be paid Grade Pay @ Rs 2000/- plus MSP @ Rs 2000/- plus DA.

5. Promotion.
Promotion prospects exist up to the rank of Master Chief Petty Officer-I (equivalent to Subedar
Major) with pay scale of Rs 9300-34800 plus Grade Pay @ Rs 4800/- Plus MSP @ Rs 2000/- plus DA. Opportunities for promotion to commissioned officer also exist for those who perform well and qualify the prescribed examinations.

6. Perquisites. .
(a) During the entire period of training and thereafter, sailors are given books, reading material, uniforms,food and accommodation etc free of cost.
(b) Sailors are entitled to medical treatment, Leave Travel Concessions for self and dependents, Group
Housing Benefits and other privileges. Sailors are also entitled to Annual and Casual Leave, Children Education and House Rent Allowances. Post retirement benefits include pension, gratuity and Leave encashment. All perquisites are extended as per service conditions and their eligibility/admissibility is regulated as per government orders in force and amended from time to time.

7. Selection of recruits is based on the order of merit on their performance in Written Test, qualifying Physical Fitness Test (PFT) and fitness in Medical Examinations.

8. Written Test. (a) The question paper will be bilingual (Hindi & English) and objective type.
(b) The question paper will comprise of four sections i.e. English, Science, Mathematics and General
(c) The question paper will be of 10+2 standard and the syllabus for the examination is available
on website www.joinindiannavy.gov.in.
(d) Duration of examination will be one hour.
(e) The candidates are required to pass in all sections and in aggregate.

9. Physical Fitness Test (PFT). PFT will consist of 1.6 Km run to be completed in 7minutes, 20 squat ups (Uthak Baithak) and 10 Push-ups. Candidates undergoing PFT will do so at their own risk.

ADVISORY: Proficiency in sports, swimming and extra-curricular activities is desirable.

10. Medical Standards. (a) Medical examination will be conducted by authorised military doctors as per medical standards
prescribed in current regulations applicable to sailors on entry.
(b) Minimum height 157 cms. Weight and Chest should be proportionate. Minimum chest expansion of
5 cms.
(c) The candidate must be in good physical and mental health, free from any defect likely to interfere with the efficient performance of duties both ashore and afloat under peace as well as war conditions as per Navy Order (Special) 01/2008.
(d) Initial Medical Examination for recruitment will be considered only “Provisionally fit subject to
fitness in the final medical examination”. Final Medical Examination of all selected candidates will be done at INS Chilka. Candidates who are NOT found medically fit in the final medical examination at INS Chilka,will NOT be enrolled for training. No “Appeal” is permitted for review after the final enrolment medical examination at INS Chilka.

Note:- Candidates are advised to get their ears cleaned for wax, and tartar removed from teeth prior to

11. Visual Standards.

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Applicants declared Permanent medically unfit by any Armed Forces Hospital in previous recruitment for the same entry in Navy are advised not to apply.

12. Tattoos.
Permanent body tattoos are only permitted on inner face of forearms i.e, from inside of elbow to the wrist and on the reversed side of palm/ back (dorsal) side of hand. Permanent body tattoos on any other part of the body is not acceptable and candidate will be barred from recruitment.


13. Training. The training for the course will commence in Feb 2017, with 22 weeks Basic Training at INS Chilka followed by Professional training in the allotted trade in various Naval Training Establishments. Branch / Trade will be allocated as per the requirement of Service.
14. Discharge as Unsuitable. Sailors are liable to be discharged as “UNSUITABLE” due to unsatisfactory performance at any time during the training.
15. Initial Engagement. The initial engagement is subject to successful completion of training and is for a period of 15 years.

16. The applications are to be filled online on website www.joinindiannavy.gov.in. The selection procedure is as
(a) Print out of online application will be received only through “ORDINARY POST”. Application received through speed post/ registered post or couriers will be rejected.

(b) The ‘Online’ applications alongwith the required certificates will be sorted out State-wise. The qualifying cut off percentage of a particular state may be increased if more number of applications with higher percentage are received. Short-listing criteria will be based on percentage of marks scored in 10+2.

(c) Call up letters cum admit card for eligible short listed candidates indicating date, time and place for recruitment tests, which are scheduled during Sep/Oct 2016, would be required to be downloaded from internet site www.joinindiannavy.gov.in. The call up letters cum admit card will be tentatively uploaded on website by End Aug 2016. No separate call up letter cum admit card will be issued. Candidates can be allotted any centre view administrative reasons.

(d) All original certificates, mark sheets and NCC certificate (if held) are to be produced at the time of written examination. If the details provided in ‘online application’ are not matching with original documents, the candidature will be cancelled.

(e) Results of the Written Test will be announced on the same day and those who qualify Written test will undergo PFT and Recruitment Medical Examination (Preliminary), which may take 1-2 days.

(f) Candidates declared Temporary Medically Unfit in the recruitment medicals can avail specialist
review from the specified Military Hospital within a maximum period of 21 days. No further review/appeal is permissible if declared unfit in the specialist review.

(g) Candidates declared Permanent Medically unfit in the recruitment medical can appeal for specialist
opinion in a Military Hospital on payment of Rs 40/- by Military Receivable Order (MRO) on Government Treasury within 21 days. Medical fitness certificate other than that of the specialist opinion in a Military Hospital will not be considered. No further review/appeal is permissible.

(h) A merit list will be prepared from all the candidates who qualify in all respects depending
upon vacancies. This select list will be available on website www.joinindiannavy.gov.in on 22 Dec
2016. All candidates whose names appear in the Select list and have been declared provisionally
medically fit in the Preliminary Recruitment Medical, would be required to report at INS Chilka. The
selection of a candidate will stand cancelled and he will have no claim for enrolment in the Indian
Navy in case the candidate fail to report on the date and time mentioned in call letter for final medical
examination for enrolment. However, enrolment will be subject to Fitness in Enrolment Medical
at INS Chilka.

(j) The candidate’s selection pertaining to a particular batch is valid for that batch only.
Qualified candidates whose names do not appear in the merit list cannot claim admission for the
next batch. These candidates will have to undergo the selection procedure afresh provided they
meet the eligibility criteria for the fresh batch.

(k) Call letter for Final Medical examination will be forwarded only to medically qualified
candidates in the select list. Unsuccessful candidates will not be intimated separately.

(l) All select listed candidates reporting at INS Chilka for final medicals and enrolment, are
to produce the self attested certificates submitted at the time of submitting the application, along with
the original certificates. If the details provided during application stage are not matching with the
original certificates, the candidature will be cancelled.

(m) All select listed candidates will also be forwarded Police Verification form alongwith the
Call letter for final medical examination. The candidates will be required to submit the same
to INS Chilka after getting their antecedents verified on this form from the concerned district police
authorities. Candidates without the verified police verification reports/reports with adverse
comments will not be eligible for enrolment. The format for the police verification form can also
be downloaded from the website www.joinindiannavy.gov.in immediately after the declaration
of select list, to ensure timely verification.

(n) No enquiry will be entertained regarding recruitment / enrolment after a period of
six months.

17. For this entry, the candidates can apply ONLINE ONLY. MANUALLY FILLED APPLICATIONS
WILL BE REJECTED. The procedure is as follows:-

(a) Online Application Form. Candidates are to apply online through website
www.joinindiannavy.gov.in from 23 May 16.

(b) Before filling online application, keep matric certificate & 10+2 Mark sheet ready for

(c) Filling up of information like email id is compulsory.

(d) Click on “Apply online Sailors Entry” on the home page of website

(e) Fill up the form completely. Before clicking the ‘Submit’ button make sure all the details
are correct.

(f) Print two copies of the online application form. One copy duly signed, along with
attested copies of matriculation certificate, 10+2 marksheet, domicile certificate, NCC Certificate (if
held) & one self addressed envelope of size 22x10 cms with Rs 10/- stamp affixed on envelope is to be forwarded at following address:-

(g) Write on the envelope “Online SSR Application-01/2017 batch & 10+2 percentage___”.

(h) Last date for registration of online application is 05 Jun 2016.

(j) Physical receipt of application at this office is by 13 Jun 2016. Confirmation of an
applicant would be on receipt of physical application by due date. If a candidate has submitted
Duplicate applications, his candidature will be cancelled at any stage of selection process.

(k) Online applications will be further scrutinized for eligibility and may be rejected if found
not eligible in any respect.

WITH BLUE BACKGROUND. Application received without photographs will be rejected.

18. The application along with attached certificates are to be self attested.

19. In case of any difficulty faced by potential candidates they may contact IHQ MoD (Navy) on
Tele: 011 - 23793067.

20. Note:- Navy will not be responsible for any postal delay/loss of any documents during transit.

Official Notification