Online Application Starts to Join Indian Coast Guard [Last Date 31st Jan. 2019]

Last date of Application submission: 31st January 2019.

Indian Coast Guards (an armed force of the Union of India), invites application from eligible candidates for recruitment to the post of Navik (General duty). A written examination will be conducted for the candidates at their preferred Centres, based upon which they would be inducted to the job. Physical Fitness Test will be conducted for all those who qualify the written tests.

Important Dates

Opening of Online Application21 January, 2019
Closing of Online Application31 January, 2019 (05.00 pm)
Link for Printing of E-Admit Card11-21 February, 2019

Eligibility Criteria

A) Educational Qualification

10+2 passed with Maths and Physics from an education board recognized by Central/State Government with minimum 50% aggregate marks. (5 % relaxation in minimum cut off will be given for SC/ST candidates and outstanding sports personnel 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).

B) Age

Minimum 18 Years and maximum 22 years i.e. between 01 Aug 1997 to 31 Jul 2001 (both dates inclusive). Upper age relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC candidates.

Pay & Perquisites

On joining the Indian Coast Guard, you will be placed in Basic pay Rs. 21700/- (Pay Level-3) plus Dearness Allowance and other allowances based on nature of duty/place of posting as per the prevailing regulations.

Promotion prospects exist upto the rank of Pradhan Adhikari with pay scale Rs. 47600/- (Pay Level 8) with Dearness Allowance. Promotion to the Officer cadre is subject to suitability and performance.

Other Benefits

(i) Free Ration and clothing as per the existing rules. 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.

Application Process

Candidates have to submit the online application through the official website 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 the Site.

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