Indian Navy invites online application for Artificer Apprentice and Senior Secondary Recruit (SSR) twice in a year. For both posts common notification is issued, single form is submitted and common exam is conducted. The notifications comes in the month of June and December. The exam for June notification held in August month and for December notification held in March month.
Date of Birth:
Artificer Apprentice: A candidate must not below 16.5 and must not be above 20 Years.
Senior Secondary Recruit: A candidate must not below 16.5 and must not be above 21 Years.
Artificer Apprentice: Qualified in 10+2 examination with 60% or more marks in aggregate with Maths & Physics and at least one of these subjects:-Chemistry/Biology/Computer Science.
Senior Secondary Recruit: Qualified in 10+2 examination with Maths & Physics and at least one of these subjects:-Chemistry/Biology/Computer Science.
The selection criteria are divided into the following stages:
- Computer-based Examination
- Qualifying Physical Fitness Test (PFT) and
- Medical Examination
Written Exam pattern:
The Navy reserves the right to determine the pass marks in each Section and in aggregate.The candidates are required to pass in all sections and in aggregate.The standard of the question paper will be that of 10+2 level.
Physical Fitness Test (PFT):
The PFT will be of qualifying nature but it is mandatory for selection.
- 1.6 Km in 7 minutes
- 20 squat ups (Uthak Baithak) and
- 10 Push-ups