Indian Navy AA, SSR Sailor Entry 2020 » Apply, Exam, Syllabus

Join Indian Navy 2019 as Sailor (AA, SSR) Entry: Indian Navy offers following types of recruitment schemes for the entry of Sailors. The entrance exams of Sailor Entry in Indian Navy are viz.,(i) Artificer Apprentice (AA) exam, (ii) Artificer DE(DH) exam, (iii) Matric Recruit (MR), (iv) NMER (Non-Matric Entry Recruit), (v) Musician (MUS), and Sports Entry. The recruitment notifications are released by Indian Navy through Employment News and other leading national/regional newspapers in Dec/Jan and Jun/Jul every year. Presently the Indian Navy invites online applications from unmarried male candidates for enrollment as Sailors for Artificer Apprentice (AA) and Senior Secondary Recruits (SSR)-Aug 2020 course batch.

Join Indian Navy 2020 Artificer Apprentice, Senior Secondary Recruits 2700 Posts


Indian Navy recruitment as sailors for AA and SSR for 500 & 2200 vacancies (Approximately) respectively in the Aug 2020 batch. Name of posts, numbers of vacancies, educational qualification, experience and job requirements are available in Indian Navy Recruitment 2019 full notification.

Indian Navy AA, SSR Sailor Entry 2020 » Apply, Exam, Syllabus

Indian Navy
Artificer Apprentice (AA), Senior Secondary Recruits (SSR) 2020
Batch No.:Aug-2020
Total vacancies:2700 Posts
Important Dates:
  1. Job update: 05.11.2019
  2. Apply start date: 08.11.2019
  3. Apply Last date: 18.11.2019
Application Fee:
  • No fee for SC/ST applicants
  • Rs.215/- for all others
  • Fee is payable by Online mode.
Qualification (SSR):12th Pass with Math & Physics and at least one of the subjects viz, Chemistry/ Biology/ Computer Science.
Qualification (AA):12th Pass with 60% marks in aggregate with Math & Physics and Chemistry/ Biology/ Computer Science.
Age limit:Born between 01.08.2000 to 31.07.2003 (Both dates inclusive).
Vacancy Details:
  1. Artificer Apprentice (AA): 500 Posts
  2. Senior Secondary Recruits (SSR): 2200 Posts
Salary:Monthly stipend of Rs.14600/- during training period. On successful completion of initial training, to be placed in Level-3 of Defence Pay Matrix (Rs.21700-69100/-) along with all other allowances.
Selection process:Selection shall be through Written/Practical/Physical tests which shall be conducted out of 100 marks.
How to apply:Indian Navy Sailor Online Apply Form is available here. Applicants are required to submit separate applications for each different entry. One may apply only for one entry between MR (Chef/ Steward/ Sanitary Hygienist). All applications for AA and SSR, MR, MUS can be submitted through online mode. Original copies of the educational certificates should be upload in online form. Photograph should be in good quality with blue background.
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Selection Procedure of Sailor Recruits in Indian Navy

Shortlisting of application is done on the basis of higher education percentage of marks. Selection of Artificer Apprentices (AA) recruits is based on the all India order of merit on the performance of candidates in computer based online examination. Selection of Senior Secondary Recruit (SSR) is based on State-wise merit of their performance in computer based online test. Final selection for all recruits is subject to qualifying the Physical Fitness Test (PFT) and Medical Fitness Examinations. Proficiency in sports, swimming and extra-curricular activities is desirable.

Name of TestParticularsDetails
Physical Fitness Test (PFT)Race1.6 Km run to be completed within 7 minutes
Squat-upsMinimum 20 squat ups (Uthak Baithak)
Push-upsMinimum 10 push-ups
Medical StandardsHeight157 cms
Chest & WeightWeight and Chest should be proportionate. Minimum chest expansion should be 05 cms.
HealthMust be in good physical and mental health, free from any defect likely to interfere with the efficient performance of duties both ashore and afloat.
Scheme of Sailor Entrance Exam in Indian Navy

A common examination will be conducted for Artificer Apprentices (AA) and Senior Secondary Recruit (SSR) entries. Computer based question paper will have a total of 100 questions, each carrying 01 mark. Examination will be bilingual (Hindi & English) and objective type (multiple-choice). There will four sections of question paper i.e. English, Science, Mathematics and General Knowledge. Standard of examination will be equivalent of 10+2 syllabus. Duration of examination will be one hour. Applicants must have to pass in all sections in aggregate. For each wrong question attempted, one fourth (0.25) of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as negative marking penalty.

Indian Navy Sailor Merit List 2020

Indian Navy Result

Merit List of all qualified candidates in all respects will be prepared at IHQ MoD (Navy), New Delhi for different entries. Out of the merit, the centre-wise select list of candidates will be displayed in the respective recruitment centres. Call letter for final medical examination will be forwarded only to medically qualified candidates in the select list. Result will be available to download at above link.

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» Application Date: 28.06.2019 to 10.07.2019
» Application Fees: Rs.205/- (No fee for SC/ST candidates)

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  1. B. Parimala Kumar says:

    Are diploma holders eligible for sailor

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