The Indian Navy has invited applications for candidates to apply for the positions of Sailor through Mathematical Input. Candidates wishing to apply for the Seaman positions can apply online through the official website of the Indian Navy at Joinindiannavy.gov.in. The deadline to apply for the positions is until December 25, 2021 and candidates from North East, G&K, Andaman, Nicobar, Lakshadweep and Minicoy Islands are until January 1, 2022.
Candidates who participated in the International / Junior or Senior National / Senior State Championship / All India University Championships in Athletics, Water Sports, Basketball, Boxing, Cricket, Football, Artistic Gymnastics, Handball, Hockey, Kabaddi, Volleyball, Weightlifting. Wrestling, squash, fencing, golf, tennis, kayaking, paddle boarding, archery, sailing and windsurfing can all be applied online. Read below for eligibility, selection process and other details.
- Qualification– Direct Entry Officer and Senior Subordinate Officer (SSR): 10+2 qualification in any test or equivalent test.
- Age limit-Direct entry for non-commissioned officers: from 17 to 22 years from the start date of the course.
Senior Secondary Employment (SSR): 17-21 years from the start date of the course.
Eligible candidates will be called to appear for trials at designated Naval Centers. Eligible candidates for trials will undergo a medical examination at INS Hamla, Mumbai. An offer of registration will be sent only to shortlisted candidates, who will be determined strictly by the requirements of special sports disciplines and the availability of vacancies.
How to apply
Candidates are to submit the completed application form to the Secretary, Sports Control Board of the Indian Navy, Integrated Headquarters of the Ministry of Defense (Navy) 7th Floor, Chanakya Bhawan, New Delhi 111021 before the application deadline.