Indian Coast Guard Recruitment 2016 Navik (General Duty)


Applications are invited from male Indian nationals possessing educational qualifications and age, as prescribed below, for recruitment to the post of Navik (General Duty) in the Indian Coast Guard, an Armed Force of the Union.

Educational Qualification
10+2 passed with 50% marks aggregate in total and minimum 50% aggregate in Maths and Physics from an education board recognized by Central/State Government.(5 % relaxation in above minimum cut off will be given for outstanding sports person of National level who have obtained 1st, 2nd or 3rd position in any field sports events at the Open National Championship/ Interstate National championship. This relaxation will also be applicable to the wards of Coast Guard uniform personnel deceased while in service).

Age Limit
Age: Minimum 18 Years and maximum 22 years i.e. between 01 Feb 1995 to 31 Jan 1999. (Upper age relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC candidates).

How to Apply
(a) Applications will be accepted 'Online only' from 28 Jun to 10 Jul 2016 till 1700Hrs. Candidates are to log on to www.joinindiancoastguard.gov.in and click on opportunities button. The important instructions for filling of online application are:
  1. The Name of the Candidate, Father and Mother's name and date of birth should be mentioned as per 10th class certificate.
  2. Indicate exact percentage of 12th class upto two decimals and this is not to be rounded off.
  3. Filling up of information like personal email ID and Mobile number of the candidate are compulsory. The date, time and Centre of the written examination and other information will be informed through Coast Guard Recruitment website www.joinindiancoastguard.gov.in.
  4. The application provides choice of only One Centre for examination. The candidate is to choose Centre from the list mentioned against each state to which he belongs to.

(b) To fill up "Online"application the candidates need to logon to the Website
www.joinindiancoastguard.gov.in and click opportunity button and proceed as given below:-
  1. Select the advertisement for Recruitment of Naviks (10+2 Entry) 01/2017 Batch.
  2. Select the post applied for- Navik General Duty.
  3. Click on the 'I Agree' button and the 'Online Application' will be displayed.
  4. Proceed to fill up the application (All Star (*) marked entries are compulsory and to be filled).
  5. On completion of filling application, check your filled details once again prior clicking on the Submit button.
  6. On successful submission of the online application a unique Application/Registration number will be provided to the candidate. Candidates must note down this application number for future reference and for retrieval/ reprint of admit card. Applicants to take print out of the admit card through URL http://joinindiancoastguard.gov.in/reprint.aspx from 20 Jul to 31 Jul 2016 only post short listing of the online application. For candidates NOT meeting the eligibility criteria, a ‘Rejection Slip, giving the cause of rejection with the Application Number’ will be displayed. Shortlisting criteria will be based on higher percentage of marks for a particular examination Centre.
  7. Candidates are required to bring 03 copies of System generated application form having allotted roll number with latest identical colour passport size photographs with Blue background(Not older than one month) pasted and signed at the bottom of application form against space provided for the signature. Candidates shall bring all original documents and keep one application form ready along with photocopies of all documents attested i,e. class 10th pass certificate and mark sheet, class 12th pass certificate and mark sheet showing subjects, caste certificate wherever required and domicile certificate of their respective state for
    submission at the examination Centre on the date of examination. Any candidate who does not carry all these documents at the time of recruitment shall not be permitted to appear in the written examination.
Note: Filling of multiple applications will result in cancellation of all applications.

Last date for applying online: 10 Jul 2016 till 1700 Hr

Medical Standards:
  1. Height: Minimum height 157 cms. Reduction in height for candidates from hilly and tribal areas will be in accordance with the Central Govt. orders.
  2. Chest:Should be well proportioned. Minimum expansion 5 cms
  3. Weight: Proportionate to height and age +10% acceptable.
  4. Hearing: Normal.
  5. Medical examination will be conducted by authorized Military Doctors as per medical standard prescribed in current regulations applicable to Enrolled Personnel on entry.
  6. Visual Standards: 6/6 (Better Eye) and 6/9(Worse Eye) (Candidates using glasses are not eligible).
  7. Candidates are advised to get their ears cleaned for wax and tartar removed from teeth prior to examination.
Note: Candidates with above medical standards are only to appear for the selection. No waiver will be given for the above standards.The Indian Coast Guard order on medical standards of the Naviks will be the final authority in case of dispute. Applicants declared permanent medically unfit by any Armed Forces Hospital in previous recruitment for the same entry in Coast Guard are advised not to apply.

Pay, Perks and Others Benefits:
Pay Scale Rs.5200 –20200 along with Rs.2000 Grade Pay. In addition, Dearness Allowance, Kit Maintenance Allowance and other liberal allowances will be admissible.

  • Free ration, free clothing, free medical treatment for self and family including dependent parents.
  • Government accommodation for self and family on nominal license fee.
  • 45 days Earned leave and 08 days Casual leave every year with Leave Travel Concession (LTC) for self, family and dependent parents as per Government rules.
  • Insurance cover of Rs.25 lakhs at a premium of Rs.2500/- per month as Group insurance.
  • Contributory Pension Scheme and Gratuity on retirement.
  • Canteen and various loan facilities.
  • ECHS medical facilities after retirement.
Promotion:Promotion prospects exist upto the rank of Pradhan Adhikari with pay scale 9300-34800 plus Grades pay @ Rs.4800/-.Promotion to the officer cadre is subject to suitability and performance.

Travel Expenses:SC/ST candidates, who are not employed by the Central/State Government, will be reimbursed ordinary 2nd class fare by train/ Govt. bus/steamer charges as per central government regulations by the shortest route if the home station is beyond 30 kms from the place of testing on production of original tickets.

General Guidelines
  1. Candidates withdrawn on disciplinary grounds from any other service training establishments are not eligible to appear.
  2. Candidates should not have been arrested, convicted or prosecuted on criminal charges.
  3. Original certificates should not be attached with the application form. Indian Coast Guard will not take responsibility for loss of original certificates, if attached with application. Photo should be pasted and not stapled.
  4. Request for change of examination center /date will not be entertained.
  5. Mobile Phone. Use of Mobile phones and other modern electronic gadgets are not permitted during examination. Coast Guard considers such possession as adopting unfair means. If any candidate is caught with Mobile, Bluetooth or any kind of scanning equipment’s during examination hours immediate action as per law including filling FIR will be initiated.
  6. Indian Coast Guard cannot guarantee the safe keeping of any electronic devices. Candidates will not be allowed to go to toilet or leave examination Center/ Hall for any reasons after the commencement of the Written Examination.
  7. All candidates will be frisked prior entering into examination center.
  8. All candidates are requested to be watchful and immediately bring to notice of invigilator of any suspicious action by any of the candidates.
  9. The candidate’s selection pertaining to a particular batch is valid for that batch only. Qualified candidates whose names do not appear in the final select list cannot claim admission for the next batch. These candidates will have to undergo the selection procedure afresh provided that they meet the eligibility criteria for the fresh batch.
  10. Call letter for final medical examination for enrollment in the Coast Guard will be forwarded only to initially medically qualified candidates in the select list. Such candidates will be required to reach the training establishment at their own expense. Unsuccessful candidates will not be intimated separately.
  11. The application and the original documents will be further scrutinized for eligibility prior to enrolment and may be rejected if found not eligible in any respect.
  12. No enquiry will be entertained regarding recruitment/enrollment after a period of six months.

Disclaimer The terms and condition given in this advertisement are subject to change and should therefore be treated as guidelines only. Details are also available on Indian Coast Guard website www.joinindiancoastguard.gov.in

For more information visit official Notification.
Official Notification