Indian Navy invites applications from unmarried Male Candidates for enrollment as Sailors for Senior Secondary Recruits (SSR) – Aug 21 Batch Course commencing August 2021. The vacancies will be earmarked in a state-wise manner. For the total of 2500 vacancies, approximately 10000 candidates will be called for written examination and Physical Fitness Test (PFT). The cut off marks for appearing in written examination may vary from state to state. The Online Registration process will be start from 26th April 2021 and will be close on 30th April 2021.
Senior Secondary Recruits (SSR) – AUG 2021
Age Limit: Candidates should be born between 01 Feb 2001 to 31 Jul 2004 (Both dates inclusive).
Pay and Allowances: During the initial training period, a stipend of ₹ 14,600/- per month will be admissible. On successful completion of initial training, they will be placed in Level 3 of the Defence Pay Matrix (₹ 21,700 – ₹ 69,100)
Educational Qualifications: Qualified in 10+2 (Matric with 12th class)examination with Maths & Physics and atleast one of these subjects:- Chemistry/ Biology/ Computer Science from the Boards of School Education recognised by MHRD, Govt. of India.
Selection Process: 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.
(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 Knowledge.
(c) The standard of the question paper will be that of 10+2 and the syllabus for the examination is available on Indian Navy website.
(d) Duration of examination will be one hour.
(e) The candidates are required to pass in all sections and in aggregate.
Physical Fitness Test (PFT):
(a) Qualifying in Physical Fitness Test is mandatory for selection.
(b) PFT will consist of 1.6 Km run to be completed in 7 minutes, 20 squat ups (Uthak Baithak) and 10 Push-ups. Candidates undergoing PFT will do so at their own risk.
(c) Advisory – Proficiency in sports, swimming and extra-curricular activities is desirable.
(a) Medical examination will be conducted by authorised military doctors as per medical standard 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. Extract of the Navy Order can be accessed from the official recruitment website.
(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.
How to Apply: Eligible Candidates can apply Online only on Indian Navy Official Website of Join Indian Navy from 26/04/2021 to 30/04/2021.
Opening date for submission of online application: 26th April 2021
Closing date for submission of online application: 30th April 2021
The Training for the course will commence in: August 2021
Tentative date of Merit List (uploaded on Indian Navy website): 23rd July 2021