Indian Navy is inviting ITI qualified Indian candidates for apprenticeship training under 13 different trades for one year at the Naval Dockyard Apprentices School, Vishakhapatnam, for the 2022-23 batch. Applicants can continue reading this page for more information on Indian Navy recruitment careers, vacancies, salary, eligibility criteria, and other important information. Also, aspirants interested in government jobs can get more information and updates on our Sarkari exam pages and free job alerts.
The Indian Navy was founded in the year 1950 and is the naval branch of the Indian Armed Forces. The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, is the Supreme Commander, and the Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Karambir Singh commands the Navy. The Indian Navy secures and protects maritime borders.
An overview of the Indian Navy recruitment 2021 like number of vacancies, last date to apply, etc. is listed in the table below for candidates to get a quick preview of the Indian Navy notification.
|Indian Navy Recruitment Notification 2021|
|Organization Name||Indian Navy|
|Post Name||Trade Apprentices|
Last Date to Apply Online
||December 5, 2021|
|Last Date to Apply Offline||December 14, 2021|
Indian Navy conducts recruitment drives for apprentices from time to time. The latest Indian Navy apprenticeship training is for enrollment of trade apprentices under 13 different trades. Aspirants interested can continue to read this page for more details on the number of vacancies, salary, etc.
There is a total of 275 vacancies under different trades and different categories for the same. The table below gives a details of the same. Under the PWD and ex-serviceman categories, reservation is horizontal subject to availability of candidates in various trades and there are 8 vacancies for each of the categories.
|2||Electronics Mechanic & Mechanic (Radio & T.V.)||15||4||10||5||2||36|
|7||R & A/C Mechanic||8||2||5||3||1||19|
|8||Welder (Gas &Electric)||7||2||4||2||1||16|
|12||Sheet Metal Worker||15||3||9||5||2||34|
Apprentices will be paid a stipend based on the GoI Gazette Notification No. 561 dated September 25, 2019.
Candidates applying for the vacancies are requested to go through the Indian Navy eligibility criteria like educational qualification and age limit before applying for the apprenticeship.
The educational qualifications the candidates must possess are as follows:
- A minimum of 50% aggregate in SSC/Matriculation/Std X.
- A minimum of 65% aggregate in ITI (NCVT/SCVT).
Note: The minimum percentage is not applicable for candidates who do not have percentage in their certificate due to the changes made during the Covid-19 pandemic.
The age criteria for various categories as on April 1, 2022, is as follows:
|Category||Born between (both dates are inclusive)|
|General/OBC||April 1, 2001 to April 1, 2008|
|SC/ST||April 1, 1996 to April 1, 2008|
|Son/Daughter of Naval civilian/Defence employee||* Additional age relaxation of 2 years subjected to approval of IHQ/MoD (Navy)|
Note: To avail additional 2 years age relaxation for son/daughter of Naval civilian/Defence employee, the name of the candidate has to be forwarded by the employee to IHQ (MoD) (Navy), New Delhi through respective HQs/CCPO for approval. Candidates approved by IHQ (MoD) (Navy) only will be allowed for the written examination.
Candidates should have a minimum height of 137 cm and weight of 25.4 kg. Other standards are as per Apprentices Act 1961.
Candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria will be called for a written examination. Those who pass the written examination in order of merit will be called for interview under various reservation categories and trades. The interview is based on the technical skills of the candidates in their respective trade. Candidates finally selected in interview will have to undergo a medical examination.
Aspirants interested in apprenticeship in the Indian Navy in 2021 should apply for the positions both online at the official web portal given below and off line by post. Non-receipt of both applications will disqualify the applicant automatically.
Note: Before starting the process of profile registration, candidate must ensure that name and date of birth in Aadhar card and SSC Certificate must be the same. If the details in Aadhar Card do not match the SSC Certificate details, then details in Aadhar card should be changed accordingly.
There is no application fee mentioned in the official notification.
Aspirants interested can apply to the desired post according to their eligibility by following the steps below:
Step 1: Visit the Indian Navy’s official websiteindiannavy.nic.in website and navigate to “Personnel – Civilian – Recruitment & Result”.
Step 2: Read the advertisement carefully and then proceed to register atapprenticeshipindia.org under the NAPS scheme.
Step 3: Click on “Register” and select “Candidate” in the drop down menu.
Step 4: Fill in the details and submit it.
Step 5: A system generated auto mail will be sent to candidates e-mail for profile activation.
Step 6: Candidates now will go back to apprenticeshipindia.org and login with their registered g-mail ID and password.
Step 7: Post login, candidates have to enter or edit their personal details, enter educational details, trade preference and validate Aadhar number and submit this online.
Step 8: Download and take a copy of the same from the web portal and send it by post before the due date. Keep a copy of it for future reference too.
It should be sent to “The Officer-in-Charge (for Apprenticeship), Naval Dockyard Apprentices School, VM Naval Base S.O., P.O., Visakhapatnam – 530 014, Andhra Pradesh” by post so as to reach DAS(V) by December 14, 2021.
No, if any candidate has previously completed apprenticeship training in the same/different establishment, as per the apprenticeship Act 1961, the individual is not eligible for apprenticeship training again.
The training will begin on April 1, 2022.
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