How to join as Navik Indian Coast Guard – General Duty (GD) & Domestic Branch


How to join as Navik Indian Coast Guard – General Duty (GD) & Domestic Branch :Aspiring candidates can read the following material to become Navik Indian Coast Guard – General Duty (GD) & Domestic Branch. More details are available on Indian Coast Guard Website : indiancoastguard.nic.in :

HOW TO JOIN INDIAN COAST GUARD – ENROLLED PERSONNEL
NAVIKS(GD/DB)
Name of Post
Age as on first day of the month of the scheduled basic training
Education Qualification
Physical Standard
Naviks (General Duty)
18-22 years (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC )
12th class in 10+2+3 scheme with Maths and Physics 
Height 157 cms, Weight Proportionate to height, Eye sight 6/6 and 6/9 without glasses
Naviks (Domestic Branch)
18-22 years (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC)
10th Standard pass
Height 157 cms, Weight Proportionate to height, Eye sight 6/18 and 6/36

Naviks(GD) : Coast Guard provides excellent opportunity for young dynamic male candidates in General Duty branch for 10+2 entry. On joining you would specialize in various streams viz.
(a)      Seaman
(b)     Communication
(c)      Mechanical Engineer
(d)     Electrical
(e)      Aviation

Naviks( DB) : Candidates with 10th qualification can join Coast Guard in Domestic branch as Cooks and Stewards.

Rank And Pay Structure*
Naviks (GD)
  • Navik                     Rs.5200-20200 with Grade Pay Rs.2000
  • Uttam Navik           Rs.5200-20200 with Grade Pay Rs.2400
  • Pradhan Navik        Rs.5200-20200 with Grade Pay Rs.2800
  • Adhikari                 Rs.9300-34800 with Grade Pay Rs.4200
  • Uttam Adhikari       Rs. 9300-34800 with Grade Pay Rs.4600
  • Pradhan Adhikari     Rs. 9300-34800 with Grade Pay Rs.4800
Naviks (DB)
  • Navik                     Rs.5200-20200 with Grade Pay Rs.1900
  • Uttam Navik           Rs.5200-20200 with Grade Pay Rs.2000
  • Pradhan Navik        Rs.5200-20200 with Grade Pay Rs.2400
  • Adhikari                 Rs.9300-34800 with Grade Pay Rs.4200
  • Uttam Adhikari       Rs. 9300-34800 with Grade Pay Rs.4200
  • Pradhan Adhikari     Rs. 9300-34800 with Grade Pay Rs.4600

PROMOTION

*  Promotion prospects exist upto the rank of Pradhan Adhikari with pay scale 9300-34800 plus Grade pay @ Rs. 4800/-.

* Promotion to the officer cadre subject to suitability and performance.

OTHER BENEFITS

       
*     Free ration, free clothing, free medical treatment for self and family including   dependent parents.
*      Government accommodation for self & family on nominal licence fee.
*      45 days Earned leave and 08 days Casual leave every year with leave travel concession for self, family and dependent parents as per Govt. rules. 
*      Insurance cover of Rs.20 lakhs at a premium of Rs.2000/- per month as Group insurance.
*      Contributory Pension Scheme, Provident Fund and Gratuity on retirement.
*      Canteen and various loan facilities.
*      Sports and adventure activities such as river rafting, mountaineering,   hot air ballooning, hang gliding and wind surfing etc.

TRAINING PATTERN
  • Basic training with Navy at INS Chilka, Orissa 20 weeks
  • Afloat training onboard Coast Guard Ships 08 weeks
  • Professional Training at various Naval Schools 30 weeks.
How To Apply For Naviks(GD/DB)
·         The recruitment is conducted bi-annually in the month of Apr/Oct.
  • The advertisement is given in employment news all over India, both in Hindi as well as in English in the month of Jan/Nov.
  • The recruitment is conducted in 6 zones viz., Western Zone, Eastern Zone, North-Eastern Zone, A&N Zone, North West Zone and North Zone. The Recruitment Zones as follws:-

Sl No
Zone
Examination Centers
States
Application to be addressed to
(a)
Northern Zone
(i)    New Delhi
(ii)   Shimla
(iii)   Ambala
(iv)   Dehradun
(v)    Jodhpur
(vi)   Jallandhar
(vii)  Lucknow
(viii)  Jammu
Candidates residing in the State of Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Delhi
and Union Territory
of Chandigarh
The Recruitment Officer, Post Box
No-127, NOIDA, (U.P), 201 301
(b)
North-Eastern Zone
(i)   Kolkata
(ii)  Danapur   (Patna) 
(iii) Shillong
(iv) Aizwal
Candidates residing in the State of Bihar, Jharkhand, Mizoram, West Bengal, Assam, Sikkim, Meghalaya, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Tripura
The Recruitment Officer, Post Box
No.4,Haldia Township,
Haldia-721 605.

(c)
Eastern Zone
(i)  Chennai
(ii) Visakhapatnam (iii) Cuttack
(iv) Bangalore
(v) Tuticorin
(vi) Mandapam
(vii) Secunderabad
(viii) Pundicherry
Candidates residing in the State of Tamil Nadu,  Andhra Pradesh, Orissa & the Union Territory of Puducherry



The Recruitment Officer, Post Box No-808,
Fort St George, Chennai-600 009.

(d)
Western Zone
(i)   Bhopal
(ii)   Kochi
(iii)  Mumbai
(iv)  Nagpur
(v)   Goa
(vi)  New Mangalore 
(vii)  Kavarati
Candidates residing in the State of Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Chattisgarh, Kerala, Goa and Union Territory of  Daman and Lakshadweep
The Recruitment Officer, Post Box
 No.    29105, Prabhadevi
 P.O Worli,
Mumbai- 400 030.


(e)
North-West Zone
(i) Gandhi Nagar 
(ii)  Porbander
Candidates residing in the State of Gujarat
The Recruitment Officer, Post Box
No. - 09, Sector -11, Gandhi Nagar,
Gujarat -382 010.

(f)
A&N Zone
Port Blair
Candidates residing in the A&N Islands
The Recruitment Officer, Post Box
No. 716,
Port Blair-744 102.


  • The shortlisted candidates are called for selection test at convenient centre at various zones.
  • The candidates are subjected to Mental Ability Test (Verbal & Non-Verbal), (only Non-
    Verbal in case of DB), entrance test and interview. During the written test and interview
    the candidates have the option of answering in Hindi/English.
  • The qualified candidates are to undergo medical examination, those who clear the medical examination are selected as per merit list.

SELECTION PROCEDURE
     Selection of candidates is based on the order of merit depending on their performance in Written Test, Physical Fitness Test (PFT) and Fitness in the Medical Examinations.

Written Test
     * The question paper will be bilingual (Hindi & English) and objective type.
 * The question paper consists of English, Science, Maths and General Knowledge.
     * Duration of examination: Mental Ability Test                - 30 Minutes
                                          Written Test                 - 01 hour
    * The candidates are required to pass in all the tests.
Physical Fitness Test (PFT):
         All those who pass the written test will be subjected to the PFT.
     *  PFT will consist of 1.6 Km run to be completed in 6 minutes 30  seconds.
     *  20 squat ups (Uthak Baithak)
     *  10 Push ups. Candidates undergoing PFT will do so at their own risk.

Interview:
Candidates clearing the above tests will appear for interview