Pilot/ NAIC recruitment in Indian Navy
Indian Navy invites Unmarried Men and Women to join the Indian Navy as Short Service Commissioned Officer as Pilot/ NAIC for the course commencing June 2017 at Ezhimala Navic Academy
Qualification : BE/ B.Tech in any discipline with Physics and Maths at 12th Standard. Minimum percentage in BE/B.Tech for Pilot entry is 60% marks
Age : (i) General Candidates. 19 to 24 years, born between 02 July 1993 and 01 July 1998; both dates inclusive. (ii) CPL Holders. 19 to 25 years, born between 02 July 1992 and 01 July 1998; both dates inclusive. (Applicable for Pilot entry only)
Qualification : BE/ B.Tech with 60% in any one of the streams i.e. Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, Production, Instrumentation, IT, Chemical Metallurgy and Aerospace Engineering.
Age : 19 - 25 years, born between 02 July 1992 and 01 Jan 1998; both dates inclusive
Physical Standards :
Pilot & Observer : Eye Sight- Distant Vision 6/6, 6/9 Correctable to 6/6, 6/6 Should not be colour blind/night blind. Height & Weight- Male – 162.5 cms With correlated weight, leg length, sitting height and thigh length.
NAIC : Eye Sight- Distant Vision 6/60, 6/60 Correctable to 6/6, 6/12 Should not be colour blind/night blind. Height & Weight - Male – 157 cms Female - 152 cms With correlated weight, as per age and height
Selection Procedure :
(a) Candidates will be issued call up for Service Selection Board (SSB) interviews based on their performance in educational qualification. Integrated Headquarters, Ministry of Defence (Navy) reserves the right to shortlist applications and to fix cut off percentage. No communication will be entertained on this account.
(b) SSB interviews for short-listed candidates will be scheduled from Dec 16 to Mar 17 at Bangalore for pilot entry, SSB interviews for NAIC will be scheduled at Bangalore/Bhopal/Coimbatore/Visakhapatnam. Shortlisted candidates will be informed about their selection for SSB interview on their e-mail or through SMS (provided by candidates in their application form).
(c) The total duration of SSB interviews is five days consisting of stage I (Day one) and stage II (Four days). Stage I Tests, consist of Intelligence Tests, Picture Perception and Group Discussion Tests. Candidates who fail to qualify in Stage I will be sent back on the same day from SSB Centre. Stage II Tests consists of Psychological Tests, Group Task Tests and Interview. Successful candidates will undergo medicals examination (approx 3-5 days). Candidates of Pilot entry are also required to undergo PABT (Pilot Aptitude Battery Test) followed by Aviation medical examination.
(d) Candidates recommended by the SSBs, cleared PABT (for Pilot Entry) and declared medically fit will be appointed for training based on merit list and depending on the number of vacancies available.
(e) Any correspondence regarding change of SSB dates be addressed to the President of the SSB on receipt of call up letter.
(f) No compensation will be paid in respect of any injury sustained to a candidate during SSB tests.
Training : The training is tentatively scheduled to commence in the month of Jun 2017 at Indian Naval Academy (INA), Ezhimala. Full pay and allowances are admissible to the officers whilst under training. Only unmarried candidates are eligible to undergo training. If an officer voluntarily withdraws from initial training, or resigns during the probationary period, he/she shall be required to refund the cost of training in whole or in part, as may be determined by the Govt, and all money received by him/her as pay and allowances from the Govt. together with the interests on the said money calculated at the rate enforced for Govt. loans.