Indian Navy has released the 10+2 B.Tech cadet entry scheme notification for July 2020 batch. Application form will be available from November 29, 2019. Unmarried male candidates are invited to apply for the recruitment to join the Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala, Kerala for a four year degree course. The number of vacancies are 37.
Online application form will be available as e-application at joinindiannavy.gov.in. The last date to apply is December 19, 2019. All the details that candidates enter in the form should be as per their matriculation certificate or class 12th certificate. Scanned copies of original of date of birth proof like 10th/12th certificates, 10th marksheet, 12th marksheet, JEE Main 2019 scorecard indicating All India Rank, and a recent passport size photograph will be required. A printout of the form should be kept to later carry at the time of SSB interview.
Age limit prescribed for the 10+2 B.Tech entry is such that candidates can apply who are born between 02 Jan 2001 and 01 Jul 2003. Educational qualification requirement is to have passed senior secondary exam under 10+2 pattern, or its equivalent from any board with at least 70% marks in physics, chemistry, mathematics, and at least 50% marks in English either in class 10 or 12.
Candidates who have appeared for JEE Main 2019 for BE/B.Tech can apply. Call up for the service selection board (SSB) will be issued on the basis of JEE Main 2019 all India rank.
The navy offers promotions from Sub Lieutenant to Commander on time scale basis, subject to completion of mandatory courses, sea time, and medical condition. Admissible pay and allowances will be as per Indian Navy norms. A basic insurance cover of Rs 1 crore and gratuity will be granted to the officers.
Indian Navy will fix, at its prerogative, a cut off for shortlisting applications for SSB on the basis of JEE Main All India Rank 2019. SSB interviews for shortlisted candidates will be scheduled at Bangalore, Bhopal, Coimbatore, Visakhapatnam, Kolkata, from February to April 2020.
Shortlisted candidates will get information about their status as being selected for SSB via email and SMS that they provide in the online application form.
SSB will be in two stages. Stage I will consist of intelligence test, picture perception test, and group discussion. Those who do not qualify stage I will be eliminated at the same time and sent back. Others will proceed to stage II comprising of psychological testing, group testing, interview which will last for 4 days. Successful candidates will then undergo medical exam.
Indian Navy will pay AC 3 tier rail fare for SSB interview, for those appearing for the first time for a particular type of commission, on producing tickets. At the time of SSB, candidates need to carry photocopy of the first page of their bank passbook or cheque leaf where the name, account number, and IFS code details are mentioned.
Training will commence in July 2020.
Candidates who get recommended after SSB, and clear the medical rounds will be called for trainings in INA Ezhimala, Kerala, on the basis of their all India merit and number of vacancies. The all India merit will be based on their SSB marks. Selected candidates will become cadets for four year B.Tech course in applied electronics and communication engineering, mechanical engineering, or electronics and communication engineering. After the course, they will get B.Tech degree from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU).