The Indian Navy
BE/ B.Tech (Mech/ Electrical/ Electronics/ Avionics/ Telecom/ Civil)/ B.Sc/ M.Sc (Physics/ Mathsw
Invites Unmarried Men to Join the Indian Navy as Short Service Commissioned Officers in Executive Branch (General Service/ Hydro Cadre) Jan 2011 Course.

Applications are invited from unmarried male candidates for grant of Short Service Commission (SSC) in the Executive Branch (General Service/ Hydro Cadre) of the Indian Navy for Jan 2011 Course at Indian Naval Academy (INA) Ezhimala, Kerala. Candidates to fulfill condition of nationality as laid down by the Government of India.

Eligibility Conditions
Age. 19 ½ to 25 years, born between 02 Jan 1986 and 01 Jul 1991; both dates inclusive.

Educational Qualifications. Any of the following:-
(a) A Science graduate with Physics & Mathematics with minimum 65% marks from a recognized University.
(b) BE/B Tech with minimum 65% marks in aggregate in any discipline from a institution recognized by AICTE.
(c) Science graduates (Physics & Mathematics) from a recognized University holding NCC Naval Wing, Senior Division ‘C’ certificate.
(d) Graduate/Post Graduate in Operations Analysis and Operational Research/Quantitative methods with minimum 75% marks from recognised university.
(e) Graduate/Post Graduate in Mathematics, with Probability or Statistics with minimum 75% marks from a recognised university.

Note: Candidates who have not completed their Graduation (i.e. appearing candidates) need not apply, their application will not be accepted.

Physical Standards
(a) Height and Weight. Minimum height – 157 cms with correlated weight.
(b) Eye Sight. The minimum acceptable vision standard for distant vision 6/12, 6/12 correctable to 6/6, 6/6 with glasses. Should not be colour/night blind.
(c) There will be no relaxation in physical standard.

Short Service Commission.
Short Service Commission is granted for a term of 10 years, extendable to 14 years, subject to service requirement and performance/willingness of the candidate. On completion of these tenures, officers are entitled for gratuity under the extant rules. Disciplined life, leadership qualities and professional skills imbibed during the service would stand as added advantages in acquiring second career post exit from the Navy.

Selection Procedure :
a) The candidates will be issued call up for Service Selection Board (SSB) based on their performance in Degree Course. If a candidate possesses higher qualification with better percentage, his higher qualification will be considered for cut off. Integrated Headquarters, Ministry of Defence (Navy) reserves the right to shortlist applications and to fix cut off percentage without assigning any reason. No communication will be entertained on this account. SSB interviews for short listed candidates will be scheduled at Bangalore/ Bhopal/ Coimbatore during Jun to Oct 2010.
b) SSB interview will be conducted in two Stages. Stage I test consisting of intelligence test, Picture Perception and Discussion test will be conducted on the second day of arrival at SSB. Candidate who fail to qualify in Stage I will be routed back on the same day. Stage II tests comprising of Psychological testing, Group testing and Interview will last for 04 days. Successful candidates will thereafter undergo Medical Examination (approx duration 03-05 days).
c) Candidates recommended by the SSBs and declared medically fit will be appointed for training in Order of all India Merit depending on the number of vacancies.

Training :
The training is scheduled to commence in the month of Jan 2011.

Pay Scale & Promotions.
The promotion from Sub Lieutenant to Commander is on time scale basis and thereafter on selection basis subject to fulfilment of requisite service condition. The Pay Scale and promotion criteria is as follows:-

Rank Pay Bands/ Scale Grade Pay MSP
SUB LIEUTENANT PB-3/15600-39100 5400 6000
LIEUTENANT PB-3/15600-39100 6100 6000
LIEUTENANT CDR PB-3/15600-39100 6600 6000
COMMANDER PB-4/37400-67000 8000 6000

How to Apply :
Application Forms in accordance with the prescribed format and complete in all respects with superscription on the envelope “APPLICATION FOR SSC (GS) ‘X’/Hydro – Jan 2011 COURSE Qualification…….. Percentage……..% NCC Certificate …………(If applicable)” are to be sent to the address given below by 30 Mar 2010. Applications sent by Speed Post/Registered Post/Courier will not be accepted.

Post Bag No.04, NIRMAN BHAWAN, NEW DELHI – 110011

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