Indian Navy SSC Officers in Executive ( General Service / Hydro Cadre / Information Technology ) and Technical Branches ( General Service / Submarine / Naval Architecture ) June 2017 Course – Indian Navy SSC Officers Branch Course June Selection
The Indian Navy invites Engineers to join the Indian Navy as Short Service Commissioned Officers in Executive Branch ( General Service / Hydro Cadre / Information Technology ) and Technical Branch ( General Service / Submarine / Naval Architecture ) June 2017 Course.
Indian Navy – An Ocean of Opportunities
Applications for Indian Navy are invited from unmarried Men / Women candidates for grant of Short Service Commission in Executive Branch ( General Services / Hydro Cadre / IT ) and Technical Branches (General Services / Submarine / Naval Architecture) of the Indian Navy for June 2017 Course at Indian Naval Academy ( INA ) Ezhimala, Kerala. Candidates must fulfill conditions of nationality as laid down by the Government of India.
Eligibility Conditions for Indian Navy SSC Officers 2017 Course
Age Limit for Indian Navy SSC Officer 2017 :
The candidates applying for the above entries must be aged between 19½ and 25 years, the candidate must be born between 02nd July, 1992 and on 01st January, 1998, both dates inclusive.
Indian Navy SSC Officer 2017 Educational Qualifications :
Candidates should have passed Engineering degree or in the final year of Engineering course :
|SI. No.||Branch / Specialisation||Eligible streams of B.E / B.Tech||Gender||Minimum Percentage|
|(a)||GS / Hydro Cadre||BE / B.Tech ( Any discipline )||Only Men||60%|
|(b)||IT||(i) BE / B.Tech ( Computer Science / Computer Engg / IT ) (ii) B.Sc ( IT ) (iii) M.Tech ( Computer Science ) (iv) BCA / MCA||Only Men||60%|
|Technical Branch ( General Service )|
|(c)||Engineering Branch||(i) Mechanical (ii) Marine (iii) Automotive (iv) Mechatronics (v) Industrial & Production (vi) Metallurgy (vii) Aeronautical / Aerospace (viii) BS Marine Engg.||Only Men||60%|
|(d)||Electrical Branch||(i) Electrical (ii) Electronics (iii) Tele Communication (iv) Instrumentation (v) Instrumentation and Control Engg (vi) Electronics and Instrumentation (vii) Electronics and Communication (viii) Power Engineering (ix) Control System (x) Power Electronics||Only Men||60%|
|Technical Branch ( Sub Marine Specialisation )|
|(e)||Engineering Branch||(i) Mechanical (ii) Marine (iii) Automotive (iv) Mechatronics (v) Industrial & Production (vi) Metallurgy (vii) Aeronautical / Aerospace (viii) BS Marine Engg. (ix) Instrumentation (x) Instrumentation & Control (xi) Automation & Robotics (xii) Industrial Engg. & Management (xiii) Production Engg.||Only Men||55%|
|(f)||Electrical Branch||(i) Electrical (ii) Electronics (iii) Control (iv) Telecommunication (v) Instrumentation (vi) Power Engg (vii) Electronics & Communication (viii) Control System (ix) Power Electronics||Only Men||55%|
|Technical Branch ( Naval Architecture )|
|(g)||Naval Architecture||(i) Mechanical (ii) Civil (iii) Aeronautical / Aerospace (iv) Metallurgy (v) Naval Architecture||Men & Women||60%|
- Only one Indian Navy application form is to be filled by a candidate.
- Technical Branch candidates of Engineering Branch (GS) and Electrical Branch (GS) can also be allotted Air Technical Specialization / appointed as Air Technical Officer by IHQ MoD ( Navy ).
- Candidates must have minimum of 60% marks overall aggregate on completion of BE/B.Tech. The candidates failing to meet minimum cut off percentage will not be permitted to join INA Ezhimala.
- Candidates who are eligible for more than one branch/cadre should mention their preference in the application.
- Candidates will be shortlisted for SSB based on their first preference.
- However, if not shortlisted for the first preference you may be considered for alternate branch/cadre subject to availability of spare slots in SSB batches of that branch/cadre.
- Once shortlisted for a branch/cadre subsequent stages of selection process (SSB, medicals & meriting) will be exclusively for the branch/cadre only.
Physical Standards for Indian Navy SSC Officer 2017
- Height and Weight : Minimum height for male – 157 cms and for female – 152 cms with correlated weight.
- Eye Sight.
Sl. No. Branch / Specialisation Eye Sight without glasses with glasses (i) Executive ( GS ) / Hydro Cadre 6/12
(ii) Executive ( IT ) 6/60
(iii) Technical ( General Service ) 6/24
(iv) Technical (Submarine) 6/24
(v) Technical ( NA ) 6/60
Important Note for Applying Indian Navy SSC Officer Course 2017 :
- All candidates recommended by SSB will have to undergo medicals as per extant regulation. There is no relaxation in medical standard on any ground.
- Tattoo : Permanent body tattoos are not permitted on any part of the body, however, certain concessions are permitted to candidates belonging to tribal areas communities as declared by the government of India. For other candidates Permanent body tattoos are only permitted on inner face or forearms i.e. from inside of elbow to the wrist end on the reverse side of palm / back ( dorsal ) side of hand, Details in this regard are available on the naval recruitment website : www.joinindiannavy.gov.in
The Indian Navy Offers You
Indian Navy SSC Officers Promotions & Pay Scale 2017 : Promotion from Sub-Lieutenant to Commander is on time scale basis and thereafter on selection basis subject to fulfillment of requisite service conditions. The pay and promotion criteria are as follows :
|Rank||Pay Band / Scale||Grade Pay||Military Service Pay|
|Sub Lieutenant ( SLt )||PB-3 / 15600-39100||5400||6000|
|Lieutenant ( Lt )||PB-3/15600-39100||6100||6000|
|Lieutenant Commander ( Lt Cdr )||PB-3/15600-39100||6600||6000|
|Commander ( Cdr )||PB-4/37400-67000||8000||6000|
Indian Navy SSC Officers Job Allowances ( as applicable ) : The rates of allowances applicable to officers are as follows :
|Allowances||To whom granted||Rate Per Month ( pm ) ( in )|
|Technical||Technical Officer||3000-7250/pm depending on courses qualified|
|Instructional||All officers posted as Instructor||2700/pm|
|Marcos||Qualified As Marcos||13500-21000/pm|
|Diving||Clearance / Ships Diver||1200 / 600/pm|
|Sea going||All Naval Officers Serving Onboard Ships (Sailing only)||6300-7800/pm on basis of Rank|
|Uniform||All Officers||24,000 ( Initial grant ) & 7500 ( Every 3 Yrs )|
|Hard Area||All Officers posted in Hard Area as declared by Govt.||25% of basic Pay + Grade Pay + Military Service Pay|
|House Rent||All Officers not provided with Govt. Accommodation||10-30 % of Basic ( Pay Band + Grade Pay + MSP )|
|Transport||All Officers||1600-3200 ( + DA thereon )|
Cost to Company ( CTC ) : The CTC for a Sub Lieutenant would be approximately 74,100/- to 90,600/- per month. This includes Basic Pay, DA, Grade Pay, Military Service Pay, House Rent Allowance and Transport allowance, Ration Allowance and Kit Maintenance Allowance. These rates are like to increase post implementation of 7th CPC.
Privileges : In addition to the CTC, Navy provides free Medical Facilities for self & dependents, LTC, Canteen Facilities, Entitled Ration, Mess / Club / Sports Facilities, Furnished Govt. Accommodation, Car / Housing Loan at subsidised rate.
Group Insurance & Gratuity : Insurance cover of 57 lakhs for Submarine Specialisation and 50 lakhs for Tech. Branch and Executive Branch ( GS ) ( on contribution ) and Gratuity will be granted to the officer as per the latest rules in force. These rates are like to increase post implementation of 7th CPC.
Leave Entitlements : On Commission, officers are entitled to 60 days annual leave and 20 days casual leave 40% rail concession to any place and free travel ( as per extant rules ) for self and dependents. Leave during training period will be as per the Training Policy in force.
Sports & Adventure : The Navy provides facilities to pursue any sport of your liking. In addition, one can learn and participate in adventure sports, such as river rafting, mountaineering, hot air ballooning, hang gliding, wind surfing etc.
Indian Navy Short Service Commission
Short Service Commission in Technical Branch (Submarine) and Executive Branch ( Hydro ) is granted for a term of 14 years. For Executive Branch (GS / IT ), Engineering Branch (GS / NA) and Electrical Branch (GS) – SSC is granted initially for 12 years extendable to 14 years subject to service requirement / performance and willingness of the candidate. Extension beyond 14 years is not permitted for any branches / specilization.
Duties of Indian Navy SSC Officer
Executive Officer / General Service : As an Executive officer, you would be at the helm of affairs in ships. Executive officers are leaders of men, strategists of modern warfare and ambassadors of our country when in foreign waters. Modern warship are highly evolved fighting machines needing capable and decisive leaders to operate them. A glorious career would see many high points and chief among them would be Command at sea. Executive officers actively participate in all facets of Naval operations i.e. air, surface and sub-surface operations. They are specialists in Missile and Gunnery, Anti Submarine Warfare, Electronic Warfare and Communications, Navigation and Direction, Hydrography and NBCD.
Indian Navy Hydrography Officer : Hydrography is one of the sub-specialisations of the Executive branch of the Indian Navy, which qualifies officers to undertake Hydrographic Surveys of uncharted Indian & foreign waters for production of nautical charts for safe navigation at sea. Hydrography not only contributes towards safety at sea, but also plays a big role in successful completion of various coastal / offshore developmental projects. It is a highly challenging and satisfying discipline.
Information Technology ( IT ) : On completion of Indian Navy training, officers would be posted onboard IN Ships & Establishment for carrying out IT duties. The officers would be handling state-of-the-art networks and niche applications, both in operational and administrative areas. Sufficient opportunity to handle both ‘open source applications’ and ‘proprietary tailor made software, will be available. Your job profile would involve designing / implanting secure and critical networks including manning of Security Operation / Network Operation Centres. Officers will have the opportunity to work on cutting edge technology like Unified Domain, Share Point, SAP etc while implementing and maintaining various Navy wide applications, portals & dedicated IT Systems.
Tech ( GS ) Branch : ‘As a Technical officer you would be responsible for keeping the naval ships and aircraft fighting fit at all times. Technical officers handle state of the art weapons ( Gunnery, Missiles and Anti Submarine ) and propulsion systems ( Gas Turbines, Diesel and Steam Engine ). Selected technical officers are also deputed for M Tech from prestigious academic institutes like IITs / IISC. Opportunities for handling projects involving high end technologies are also provided to Technical Officers’.
Indian Navy Tech ( Submarine Specialisation ) : ‘As a Submarine Technical Officer you will be responsible to run & maintain modern submarines and its weapon systems. You would get professional satisfaction of maintaining hi-tech machines with state-of-the-art weapon control systems, computer controlled machinery and awesome fire power. On successful completion of the rigorous training conducted at different training establishments, you will be a proud possessor of ‘Dolphin Badge’ and become a member of a very elite arm of the Navy’.
Indian Navy Technical ( Naval Architecture Cadre ) : Naval Architects specialise in warship and submarine constructions. A Naval Architect is involved in design, construction, quality control, repair and construction of Naval vessels. In no other career, an Architecture Officer get exposed to such vide developments. The Naval Architecture Cadre offers excellent opportunities to keep abreast of the advancement in ship building technology.