Join Indian Coast Guard

LAST DATE 4th September 2017

1. Applications are invited from male Indian nationals possessing educational qualifications and age, as prescribed below, for recruitment to the post of Navik (General Duty) in the Indian Coast Guard, an Armed Force of the Union.

2. Educational Qualification. 10+2 passed with 50% marks aggregate in total and minimum 50% aggregate in Maths and Physics from an education board recognized by Central/State Government. (5 % relaxation in above minimum cut off will be given for SC/ST candidates and outstanding sports person of National level who have obtained 1st, 2nd or 3rd position in any field sports events at the Open National Championship/ Interstate National Championship. This relaxation will also be applicable to the wards of Coast Guard uniform personnel deceased while in service),

3. Age. Minimum 18 years and maximum 22 years i.e. between 01 Feb 1996 to 31 Jan 2000 (both dates inclusive). Upper age relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC candidates.

4. Pay, Perks and Other Benefits:-

Pay and Allowances. On joining Indian Coast Guard, you will be placed in Basic Pay Rs. 21700/- (Pay Level-3 post 7th Pay Commission implementation) plus Dearness Allowance and other allowances based on nature of duty/place of posting as per the regulation enforced time to time.

5. Promotion and Perquisites.

(a) Promotion prospects exist up to the rank of Pradhan Adhikari with pay scale Rs. 47600/- (Pay Level 8) with Dearness Allowance (post 7th pay commission implementation). Promotion to the Officer cadre is subject to suitability and performance.

(b) Other Benefits.

(i) Ration and clothing as per 7th Pay Commission implementation. Free medical treatment for self and family including dependent parents.

(ii) Government accommodation for self & family on nominal license fee.

(iii) 45 days Earned Leave and 08 days Casual Leave every year with Leave Travel Concession (LTC) for self, family and dependent parents as per Government rules.

(iv) Contributory Pension Scheme and Gratuity on retirement.

(v) Canteen and various loan facilities.

(vi) ECHS medical facilities after retirement.

6. How to Apply.

(a) Applications will be accepted ‘Online only’ from 26 Aug to 04 Sep 2017 till 1700 Hrs. Candidates are to logon to and click on opportunitiesbutton. The important instructions for filling of online application are:-

(i) The Name of the Candidate, Father and Mother’s name and date of birth should be mentioned as per 10th class certificate.

(ii) Indicate exact percentage of 12th class up to two decimals and this is not to be rounded off.

(iii) Filling up of information like personal email ID and Mobile number of the candidate are compulsory. The date, time and Centre of the written examination and other information will be informed through Coast Guard Recruitment website

(iv) The application provides choice of only One Centre for examination. The candidate is to choose Centre from the list mentioned against each state to which he belongs to.

(b) To fill up “Online” application the candidates need to logon to the website and click opportunity button and proceed as given below.

(i) Select the advertisement for Recruitment of Naviks (10+2 Entry) 01/2018 Batch.

(ii) Select the post applied for Navik General Duty.

(iii) Click on the ‘I Agree’ button and the ‘Online Application’ will be displayed.

(iv) Proceed to fill up the application (All Star (*) marked entries are compulsory and to be filled).

(v) Candidates have to upload the photograph and signature in .jpeg format (image quality 200 dpi). The size of photograph and signature must be between 10 kb to 40 kb and 10 kb to 30 kb respectively.

(vi) On completion of filling application, check your filled details once again prior clicking on the Submit button.