THE INDIAN NAVY

INVITES UNMARRIED MEN TO JOIN THE INDIAN NAVY AS SHORT SERVICE COMMISSIONED OFFICERS IN EXECUTIVE BRANCH (GENERAL SERVICE/HYDRO CADRE) JAN 2009 COURSE

GIVE DIRECTION TO YOUR LIFE – JOIN THE INDIAN NAVY
1. Applications are invited from unmarried male Indian citizens for Short Service Commission (SSC) in the Executive Branch (General Service/Hydro Cadre) of the Indian Navy for Jan 2008 Course. ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS 2. Age. 19 ½ to 25 years born between 02 Jan 1984 and 01 Jul 1989; both dates inclusive. 3. Educational Qualifications. Any of the following:(a) A Science graduate with Physics & Mathematics with minimum 55% marks from a recognized University. (b) M.Sc. with Physics or Mathematics with minimum 55% marks. [M.Sc. (Physics) should have done Mathematics in graduation and M.Sc. (Mathematics) should have done Physics in graduation] from a recognized University. (c) BE/B Tech with minimum 55% marks in aggregate in any discipline from a institution recognized by AICTE. (d) Science graduates (Physics & Mathematics) from a recognized University holding NCC Naval Wing, Senior Division ‘C’ certificate can also apply. (e) Graduate/Post Graduate in Operations Analysis and Operational Research/ Quantitative methods with minimum 75% marks from recognised university. (f) Graduate/Post Graduate in Mathematics, with Probability or Statistics with minimum 75% marks from recognised university. Physical Standards 4. (a) Height and Weight. Minimum height - 157 cms with correlated weight. (b) Eye Sight. The minimum acceptable vision standard for distant vision 6/12, 6/12 correctable to 6/6, 6/6 with glasses. Should not be colour/night blind. SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION 5. Short Service Commission is granted for a term of 10 years, extendable to 14 years, subject to service requirement and performance/willingness of the candidate. On completion of these tenures, officers are entitled for gratuity under the extent rules. Disciplined life, leadership qualities and professional skills imbibed during the service would stand as added advantages in acquiring second career post exit from the Navy. HOW TO APPLY 6. (a) Application Forms in accordance with the prescribed format and complete in all respects with superscription on the envelope “APPLICATION FOR SSC (GS) ‘X’/ HYDRO CADRE - JAN 2009 COURSE Qualification........ Percentage........% NCC Certificate ............(If applicable)” are to be sent to the address given below by 15 Apr 2008. Applications sent by Speed Post/Registered Post/Courier will not be accepted. POST BAG NO. 04, RK PURAM PO(MAIN), NEW DELHI – 110066 (b) Application must be sent in the format given in the advertisement, otherwise it will be rejected. (c) Application must be accompanied by attested copies of : - (i) 10th Standard Certificate for verification of date of birth and other educational certificates. (ii) Marks statement of all semesters/years. (d) Application must be accompanied by two self-addressed stamped envelopes. (e) Application and requisite enclosures must be properly tagged/stitched by thread only. Integrated Headquarters - Min of Defence (Navy) (IHQ-MoD (Navy)) will not be responsible for loss of enclosures, if sent loose. SELECTION PROCEDURE 7. (a) Candidates will be issued call up for Service Selection Board (SSB) interviews based on their performance in educational qualification. If a candidate possesses higher qualification with better percentage, his higher qualification will be considered for cut off. Integrated Headquarters, Ministry of Defence (Navy) (IHQ-MoD (Navy)) reserves the right to short-list applications and to fix cut off percentage without assigning any reason. No communication will be entertained on this account (b) SSB interviews for short-listed candidates will be scheduled during Jun 08 – Nov 08 at Bangalore or Bhopal. (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 thereafter undergo Special Medical Examination at the same venue (approx duration 3-5 days) (d) Candidates recommended by the SSBs and declared medically fit will be appointed for training in Order of all India Merit depending on the number of vacancies. (e) Change of SSB Centre for interview is not permissible under any circumstances. (f) Any correspondence regarding change of SSB dates be addressed to the President of the SSB on receipt of call up letter and copy endorsed to Directorate of Manpower Planning & Recruitment (R&R), Room No 204, ‘C’ wing. Sena Bhavan, IHQ-MoD (N), New Delhi-110011 (Fax No 011-23011282). (g) No compensation will be paid in respect of any injury sustained as a result of tests. (h) Return 2nd Class Sleeper rail fare is admissible for the SSB interview, if appearing for the first time for this entry. TRAINING 8. The training is scheduled to commence in the month of Jan 2009. 9. Candidates will be inducted as officers in the rank of Sub Lieutenant and undergo Naval Orientation Course at the Naval Academy, Goa followed by professional training at various Naval Training Establishments/Units/Ships. Full pay and allowances are admissible to officers whilst under training. They will be on probation for a period of two years, during which they are liable to be discharged if their performance is unsatisfactory. 10. Only unmarried candidates are eligible to undergo training. Any candidate who is found to be married or marries while under training will be discharged and shall be liable to refund full pay & allowances drawn by him and expenditure incurred on him by the Government. DUTIES OF AN EXECUTIVE OFFICER 11. 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 warships are highly evolved fighting machines needing capable and decisive leaders to fight them. A glorious career would see many highpoints and chief among them would be command at sea. Executive officers actively participate in all facets of Naval operations – above, below and on the surface of the sea. They are specialists in missilery and Gunnery, Anti-Submarine Warfare, Electronic Warfare and Communications, Navigation and Direction, Hydrography and much else. You can even opt to fly including fighter jets, be a marine commando, dive below the surface in a submarine or become an observer and operate state-of-the-art technologies in the air. An honourable, exciting and adventurous life awaits you as an Executive officer in the Navy. DUTIES OF A HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICER 12. 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. The National Hydrographic Department of the Navy is one of the most advanced hydrographic services in the world. Officers joining the cadre will undergo internationally recognised hydrographic courses, which would qualify them to undertake hydrographic tasks all over the world. Those joining Hydrographic Service would also get an opportunity to serve at the National Hydrographic Office, Dehradun and the National Hydrographic School at Goa which are internationally acclaimed for their modern chart production and hydrographic training facilities respectively. THE NAVY OFFERS YOU 13. Promotions. The promotion criteria for different ranks is as follows :Rank Promotion criteria Sub Lieutenant (SLt) On commission Lieutenant (Lt) 02 years as SLt Lt Commander 04 years from date of promotion to Substantive Lt Commander 11 years from date of promotion to Substantive Lt Note:- Promotion from Sub Lt to Cdr is on time scale, subject to fulfilment of requisite service conditions. 14. Allowances (as applicable*) * Dearness Allowance * City compensatory Allowance * Hill compensatory Allowance * Kit Maintenance Allowance * High Altitude/Uncongenial Climate Allowance * Outfit Allowance * Qualification Pay or grant * Parachute Pay and Parachute Reserve Pay * Sea Going 15. 16. 17. Allowance * Hardlying money * Island Special Duty Allowance * Instructional Allowance * Technical Pay * Low Rate interest loan from Govt. Sources for purchase of Car/ Personal Computer/Scooter and Construction of House Other Benefits. Entitled ration as per scale, furnished accommodation and allied services at concessional rates, free medical facilities for self and family. Group Housing Scheme, concessional transport facilities for school going children, Canteen facilities etc. Group Insurance & Gratuity. Insurance cover or Rs. 20 lakhs (on contribution) as per latest rules in vogue. Gratuity will be granted to the officer as per the latest rules in vogue. Leave and Leave Encashment. Officers are entitled to (subject to service exigencies) 60 days annual and 20 days casual leave every year. Free Travel for self and family as per rules & 50% concession by air. Leave encashment is permissible, as per latest rules in vogue Adventure & Sports. 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.

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INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILLING UP
1. APPLY ON A 4 SIZE PAPER (TYPED OR HANDWRITEN) AS PER FORMAT BELOW. 2. ONLY APPLICATION AS PER FORMAT BELOW WILL BE ACCEPTED. 3. APPLICATION FORM TO BE FILLED IN ENGLISH ONLY IN BLOCK CAPITALS. 4. STRIKE OUT WHATEVER IS NOT APPLICABLE. 5. ATTACH ATTESTED COPY OF CLASS TEN CERTIFICATE FOR DATE OF BIRTH VERIFICATION. 6. ATTACH ATTESTED COPIES OF ALL OTHER EDUCATIONAL CERTIFICATES 7. APPLICATION AND ENCLOSURES TO BE PROPERLY TAGGED TOGETHER/STITCHED BY THREAD TO AVOID LOSS OF ENCLOSURES.

Regd. No.................... (For Official use only) APPLICATION FORMAT APPLICATION FOR GRANT OF SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION IN THE INDIAN NAVY FOR EXECUTIVE BRANCH-GENERAL SERVICE/HYDRO CADRE JAN 2009 COURSE Last date for receipt of application 15 Apr 2008 Candidates submitting more than one application will be disqualified 1. Candidate’s Name:Affix self (a) Name: ....................................................................................... attested (As in Matric/Equivalent Certificate) passport (b) Surname or last name .............................................................................. (c) Expanded full name (if abbreviated).................................. size colour photo 2. Date of Birth:D D M M Y Y Y Y (As per Matric/Equivalent Certificate; Should be between 02 Jan. 1984 & 01 Jul 1989, both dates inclusive) 3. (a) Father’s Name :.............................................................................................. (b) Father’s Occupation/Designation.................................................................. 4. A d d r e s s : For Correspondence ............................................................................................. ................................................................................................................................. ......................................................... Pin ................................................................. Telephone/Fax No, if any.................................. E-Mail............................................. Permanent Address .................................................................................................. ................................................................................................................................. ......................................................... Pin ................................................................ Telephone/Fax No, if any.................................. E-Mail....................................... 5. Priority of Cadre: Executive Branch (GeneralService)/Executive Branch(Hydro Cadre):(a)………………………................................................................................................ (b)……………………………………………...............................................................…. 6. Write Marital Status (Married/Unmarried)..................................................................... 7. Write State to Which You Belong................................................................................ 8. Nationality................................................................................................................... 9. Educational Details:(a) Educational Qualification..................................Aggregate Percentage.................. (BE/B Tech & Stream e.g. Mechanical/Electrical/Electronics etc) (b) Name of the College along with Address from Where Studied ………………........................................................................................................ (c) Name of University along with Address from the college/institution is affiliated................................................................................................................. 10. Details of Marks Secured in Graduation & above: (Candidates who have not completed their Graduation (i.e. appearing candidates) need not apply, their application will not be accepted) Subjects Examination Semester/Year wise Marks secured Passed Graduation/ (Main subjects Semester/ Maximum including Marks Post Graduation Or % of Marks any other Qualification Electives) Year marks obtained 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Total:
Post Graduation Other Qualification

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(Certified copies of mark sheet of each semester/year must be attached. In case evaluation is in grades, certified equivalent marks to be indicated). 11. Have you attended any other SSB interview earlier? If yes, indicate (for all the earlier attempts) :Navy Army Air Force (a) Type of Entry ........................................................................................................... (b) Name and Station of SSB ..................................................................................... (c) Batch No ..................... ....................................................................................... (d) Month and Year of Interview ............................................................................... (e) Whether Recommended ...................................................................................... 12. Details of service under Central/State Govt., if any ..................................................... (Candidates already in service should apply through proper channel and obtain NOC from the present employer) DECLARATION 13. I, hereby, declare that I am unmarried Indian Citizen and have never been debarred from appearing at any examination nor have I, ever been arrested/ prosecuted and convicted by a criminal court or involved in any other case registered by the Police. 14. I, hereby, solemnly declare that all the statements made in the above application are true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief. 15. I, fully understand that in the event of any information being found false or incorrect, appropriate action can be taken against me. Place : ........................ Date : .......................... Signature..................................... Name of the Applicant....................

The terms and conditions, given in this Advertisement, are subject to change and should, therefore, be treated as guidelines only Details are also available on website : www.nausena-bharti.nic.in davp 10701/11/0101/0708

THE INDIAN NAVY
BECOME A SHORT SERVICE COMMISSIONED OFFICER IN THE AVIATION CADRE OF EXECUTIVE BRANCH COURSE COMMENCING – JAN 2009

JOIN THE INDIAN NAVY - EXPERIENCE THE GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE
1. Applications are invited from unmarried male Indian citizens for Short Service Commission (SSC) in the Aviation Cadre (Pilots) of Executive Branch of the Indian Navy for Course commencing Jan 2009 at the Naval Academy. ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS 2. Age. 19 to 23 years born between 02 Jan 1986 and 01 Jan 1990; both dates inclusive. 3. Educational Qualifications A graduate degree in any discipline with minimum 60% marks with Mathematics & Physics at 10+2 level. 4. Physical Standards (a) Height and Weight. Minimum height 162.5 cms with correlated weight, leg length, sitting height and thigh length. (b) Eye Sight. The minimum acceptable vision standard for distant vision 6/6, 6/9 correctable to 6/6, 6/6. Should not be colour/night blind. SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION 5. Short Service Commission is granted for a term of 10 years, extendable to 14 years, subject to service requirement and performance/willingness of the candidate. On completion of these tenures, officers are entitled for gratuity under the extant rules. Disciplined life, leadership qualities and professional skills imbibed during the service would stand as added advantages in acquiring second career post exit from the Navy. 6. Officers of the Aviation Cadre inducted under the scheme will not be given any extension beyond fourteen years and will not be eligible for permanent commission. HOW TO APPLY 7. (a) Application Forms in accordance with the prescribed format and complete in all respects with superscription on the envelope “APPLICATION FOR SSC AVIATION CADRE - JAN 2009 COURSE, Qualification………….................. .…..………...... Percentage..............%” is to be sent to the address given below by 22 April 2008. Applications sent by Speed Post/Registered Post/Courier will not be accepted. POST BAG NO. 04, RK PURAM PO(MAIN), NEW DELHI - 110 066. (b) Application must be sent in the format given in the advertisement, otherwise it will be rejected. (c) Application must be accompanied by attested copies of : - (i) 10th Standard Certificate for verification of date of birth and other educational certificates. (ii) Marks statement of all semesters/years. (d) Application and requisite enclosures must be properly tagged/stitched by thread only. Integrated Headquarters, Ministry of Defence (Navy) will not be responsible for loss of enclosures, if sent loose. (e) Applicants should endorse their willingness to be considered for Executive (General Service)in case not qualifying PABT/Aviation medicals to be considered for the same. (f) Applicants who have failed in PABT earlier are not eligible for the scheme. SELECTION PROCEDURE 8. (a) Candidates will be issued call up for Service Selection Board (SSB) interviews based on their performance in educational qualification. If a candidate possesses higher qualification with better percentage, his higher qualification will be considered for cut off. Integrated Headquarters, Ministry of Defence (Navy) reserves the right to short-list applications and to fix cut off percentage without assigning any reason. No communication will be entertained on this account. (b) SSB interviews for short-listed candidates will be scheduled from Aug 08 to Dec 08 at Bangalore. (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 thereafter undergo PABT (Pilot Aptitude Battery Tests) followed by Aviation Medical examination. (d) Candidates recommended by the SSBs cleared PABT and declared medically fit will be appointed for training in Order of All India Merit depending on the number of vacancies. (e) Candidates not cleared PABT/Aviation medicals if opted for Short Service (Executive) may be considered for the same, if qualified medically & educationally {BE/BTech/ BSc(Phy & Maths)} provided vacancies exist and based on their position in the merit list. (f) Change of SSB Centre for interview is not permissible under any circumstances. (g) Any correspondence regarding change of SSB dates be addressed to the President of the SSB on receipt of call up letter and copy endorsed to Directorate of Manpower Planning & Recruitment (OI&R), Room No 204, ‘C’ Wing. Sena Bhavan, IHQ-MoD (N), New Delhi-110011 (Fax No 011-23011282). (h) No compensation will be paid in respect of any injury sustained as a result of tests. (j) Return 2nd Class Sleeper rail fare is admissible for the SSB interview, if appearing for the first time for this entry. TRAINING 9. The training is scheduled to commence in the month of Jan 2009. 10. Candidates will be inducted as Cadets and undergo Naval Orientation Course at the Naval Academy, Goa. This will be followed by Stage I and Stage II flying training at the Air Force Academy/Naval establishments. On successful completion of Stage II training the Cadets will be awarded wings and commissioned as Sub-Lieutenants. 11. Only unmarried candidates are eligible to undergo training. Any candidate who is found to be married or marries while under training will be discharged and shall be liable to refund full pay & allowances drawn by him and expenditure incurred on him by the Government. DUTIES OF PILOTS (AVIATION CADRE OFFICERS) 12. On completion of basic flying training and on award of wings after commission, you would have an opportunity to fly the latest Fighters, Helicopters or fixed wing Maritime Reconnaissance aircraft. This could be from an aircraft carrier, other ship’s decks or from an airfield ashore. You would be flying machines at the cutting edge of technology. You would actively participate in all facets of Naval Operation, above, below and on the surface of the sea. An honourable exciting & adventurous life awaits you as a pilot in the Navy. THE NAVY OFFERS YOU 13. Promotions. The promotion criteria for different ranks are as follows:Rank Promotion criteria Sub Lieutenant (SLt) On commission Lieutenant (Lt) 02 years as SLt Lt Commander 04 years from date of promotion to Substantive Lt Commander 11 years from date of promotion to Substantive Lt Note:- Promotion from Sub Lt to Cdr is on time scale, subject to fulfilment of requisite service conditions. 14. Allowances (as applicable*). Flying pay of Rs.7000/- a month will be eligible. * Dearness Allowance * City compensatory Allowance * Hill compensatory Allowance * Kit Maintenance Allowance * High Altitude/Uncongenial Climate Allowance * Outfit Allowance * Qualification Pay or grant * Parachute Pay and Parachute Reserve Pay * Sea Going Allowance * Hardlying money * Island Special Duty Allowance * Instructional Allowance * Technical Pay * Low Rate interest loan from Govt. Sources for purchase of Car/Personal Computer/Scooter and Construction of House 15. Other Benefits. Entitled ration as per scale, furnished accommodation and allied services at concessional rates, free medical facilities for self and family. Group Housing Scheme, concessional transport facilities for school going children, Canteen facilities etc. 16. Group Insurance & Gratuity. Insurance cover or Rs. 20 lakhs (on contribution) as per latest rules in vogue. Gratuity will be granted to the officer as per the latest rules in vogue. Additional Group Insurance Scheme for pilots is also available as per latest rules in vogue. 17. Leave and Leave Encashment. Officers are entitled to (subject to service exigencies) 60 days annual and 20 days casual leave every year. Free Travel for self and family as per rules & 50% concession by air. Leave encashment is permissible, as per latest rules in vogue. 18. Adventure & Sports. 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. 3. 4. INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILLING UP
1. APPLY ON A 4 SIZE PAPER (TYPED OR HANDWRITEN) AS PER FORMAT BELOW. 2. ONLY APPLICATION AS PER FORMAT BELOW WILL BE ACCEPTED. 3. APPLICATION FORM TO BE FILLED IN ENGLISH ONLY IN BLOCK CAPITALS. 4. STRIKE OUT WHATEVER IS NOT APPLICABLE. 5. ATTACH ATTESTED COPY OF CLASS TEN CERTIFICATE FOR DATE OF BIRTH VERIFICATION. 6. ATTACH ATTESTED COPIES OF ALL OTHER EDUCATIONAL CERTIFICATES 7. APPLICATION AND ENCLOSURES TO BE PROPERLY TAGGED TOGETHER/STITCHED BY THREAD TO AVOID LOSS OF ENCLOSURES.

Regd. No.................... APPLICATION FORMAT APPLICATION FOR GRANT OF SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION IN THE INDIAN NAVY FOR AVIATION CADRE JAN 2009 COURSE Last date for receipt of application 22 April 2008

Candidates submitting more than one application will be disqualified 1. Candidate’s Name:Affix self (a) Name: ....................................................................................... attested (As in Matric/Equivalent Certificate) passport (b) Surname or last name .............................................................................. size colour (c) Expanded full name (if abbreviated).................................. photo 2. Date of Birth:D D M M Y Y Y Y

5. 6. 7. 8. 9.

(As per Matric/Equivalent certificate; should be between 02 Jan 1986 & 01 Jan 1990, both dates inclusive) (a) Father’s Name :.............................................................................................. (b) Father’s Occupation/Designation.................................................................. Address:For Correspondence ............................................................................................. ................................................................................................................................. ......................................................... Pin ................................................................. Telephone/Fax No, if any.................................. E-Mail............................................. Permanent Address .................................................................................................. ................................................................................................................................. ......................................................... Pin ................................................................ Telephone/Fax No, if any.............................. E-Mail............................................ Are you willing to volunteer for Executive(General Service) if not qualified PABT/Aviation medicals : (Yes/No) : ............................. Marital Status (Married/Unmarried)................................................................... State to which you belong............................................................................... Nationality.................................................................................................................. Details of Marks Secured in 10+2 level : Qualification 10+2 level Subjects Maths Physics Maximum marks Marks obtained

(Attested copy of 10+2 level mark sheet must be attached.) 10. Educational Details:(a) Educational Qualification..................................Aggregate Percentage ................... (In case of BE/B Tech Specify Stream e.g. Mech/Electrical/Electronics etc) (b) Name of the College along with Address from Where Studied............................... ………………........................................................................................................... (c) Name of University along with Address to which the college/institution is affiliated ................................................................................................................................... 11. Details of Marks Secured in Graduation & above: (Candidates who have not completed their Graduation (i.e. appearing candidates) need not apply, their application will not be accepted) Examination Semester/Year wise Subjects Passed Marks secured (Main subjects Graduation/Post including Graduation Or Marks obtained Semester/ Maximum Electives) any other Year marks Qualification 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Total: ............ ............. .........

% of Marks

(Attested copies of mark sheet of each semester/year must be attached. In case evaluation is in grades, certified equivalent marks to be indicated). 12. Have you attended any other SSB interview earlier? If yes, indicate (for all the earlier attempts):Navy Army Air Force (a) Type of Entry................................................................................................. (b) Name and Station of SSB............................................................................ (c) Batch No......................................................................................................... (d) Month and Year of Interview...................................................................... (e) Whether Recommended............................................................................... 13. Details of service under Central/State Govt., if any .......................................... 14. List of documents attached :(a) ............................................................................................................................ (b) ........................................................................................................................... (c) ............................................................................................................................ (d) ............................................................................................................................ DECLARATION 15. I, hereby, declare that I am unmarried Indian Citizen and have never been debarred from appearing for any examination nor have I ever been arrested/ prosecuted and convicted by a criminal court or involved in any other case registered by the Police. 16. I, hereby, solemnly declare that all the statements made in the above application are true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief. 17. I, fully understand that in the event of any information being found false or incorrect, appropriate action can be taken against me. Place : ........................ Signature................................ Date : .......................... Name of the Applicant.............

The terms and conditions, given in this Advertisement, are subject to change and should, therefore, be treated as guidelines only Details are also available on website : www.nausena-bharti.nic.in davp10701/11/102/0708

THE INDIAN NAVY
INVITES UNMARRIED MEN AND W0MEN TO JOIN THE INDIAN NAVY AS SHORT SERVICE COMMISSIONED OFFICERS (OBSERVER) IN THE AVIATION CADRE OF EXECUTIVE BRANCH JAN 2009 COURSE

GIVE DIRECTION TO YOUR LIFE – JOIN THE INDIAN NAVY
1. Applications are invited from unmarried Men and Women who are Indian citizens for Short Service Commission (SSC)(Observer) in the Executive Branch of the Indian Navy for Jan 2009 Course. ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS Age. 19 to 23 years born between 02 Jan 1986 and 01 Jan 1990 ; both dates 2. inclusive. 3. Educational Qualifications. A candidate must be a graduate in any disciplne with an aggregate of 55% marks. The candidate must have passed 10 + 2 with Physics and Mathematics as main subjects. 4. Physical Standards (a) Height and Weight. Minimum height - 162.5 cms with correlated weight. (b) Eye Sight. The minimum acceptable vision standard for distant vision 6/6, 6/9 correctable to 6/6, 6/6. Should not be colour/night blind. SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION 5. Short Service Commission is granted for a term of 10 years, extendable to 14 years, subject to service requirement and performance/willingness of the candidate. On completion of these tenures, officers are entitled for gratuity under the extant rules. Disciplined life, leadership qualities and professional skills imbibed during the service would stand as added advantages in acquiring second career post exit from the Navy. HOW TO APPLY 6. (a) Application Forms in accordance with the prescribed format and complete in all respects with superscription on the envelope “APPLICATION FOR SSC (OBSERVER) JAN 2009 COURSE Qualification........ Percentage........% (If applicable)” are to be sent to the address given below by 29 April 08 . Applications sent by Speed Post/Registered Post/Courier will not be accepted. POST BAG NO. 04, RK PURAM PO (MAIN), NEW DELHI – 110066 (b) Application must be sent in the format given in the advertisement, otherwise it will be rejected. (c) Application must be accompanied by attested copies of : - (i) 10th Standard Certificate for verification of date of birth and other educational certificates. (ii) Marks statement of all semesters/years. (d) Application and requisite enclosures must be properly tagged/stitched by thread only. Integrated Headquarters - Min of Defence (Navy) (IHQ-MoD (Navy)) will not be responsible for loss of enclosures, if sent loose. (e) Male Applicants should endorse their willingness to be considered for Executive (General Service) in case not qualifying Aviation medicals. The candidature would be considered for the same if educationally qualified. SELECTION PROCEDURE 7. (a) Candidates will be issued call up for Service Selection Board (SSB) interviews based on their performance in educational qualification. If a candidate possesses higher qualification with better percentage, his higher qualification will be considered for cut off. Integrated Headquarters, Ministry of Defence (Navy) (IHQ-MoD (Navy)) reserves the right to short-list applications and to fix cut off percentage without assigning any reason. No communication will be entertained on this account (b) SSB interviews for short-listed candidates will be scheduled during Aug - Dec 08 at Bangalore. (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 thereafter undergo Aviation Medical Examination . (d) Candidates recommended by the SSBs and declared medically fit will be appointed for training in Order of all India Merit depending on the number of vacancies. (e) Male candidates not cleared Aviation medicals if opted for Short Service (Executive) may be considered for the same, if qualified medically & educationally (BE/BTech/ B.Sc (Phy & Maths) provided vacancies exist and based on their position in the merit list. (f) Change of SSB Centre for interview is not permissible under any circumstances. (g) Any correspondence regarding change of SSB dates be addressed to the President of the SSB on receipt of call up letter and copy endorsed to Directorate of Manpower Planning & Recruitment (OI&R), Room No 204, ‘C’ Wing. Sena Bhavan, IHQ-MoD (N), New Delhi-110011 (Fax No 011-23011282). (h) No compensation will be paid in respect of any injury sustained as a result of tests. (i) Return 2nd Class Sleeper rail fare is admissible for the SSB interview, if appearing for the first time for this entry. TRAINING 8. The training is scheduled to commence in the month of Jan 2009. 9. Candidates will be inducted as officers in the rank of Sub Lieutenant and undergo Naval Orientation Course at the Naval Academy, Goa followed by professional training at various Naval Training Establishments/Units/Ships. Full pay and allowances are admissible to officers whilst under training. They will be on probation for a period of two years, during which they are liable to be discharged if their performance is unsatisfactory. 10. Only unmarried candidates are eligible to undergo training. Any candidate who is found to be married or marries while under training will be discharged and shall be liable to refund full pay & allowances drawn by him and expenditure incurred on him by the Government. DUTIES OF AN OBSERVER OFFICER 11. On completion of training, you would be part of the Indian Naval Aviation Arm. You would have an opportunity to man and fly onboard some of the most advanced flying machines in the world at the cutting edge of technology. Your primary task would be to operate various state of the art equipment including sonics, sonars, radars and communication equipment. You would also get an opportunity to participate in all facets of Naval operations onboard the “eyes of the fleet”- the Long Range Maritime Patrol aircraft. An honourable exciting and adventurous life awaits you as an Observer in the Navy. THE NAVY OFFERS YOU 12. Promotions. The promotion criteria for different ranks is as follows :Rank Promotion criteria Sub Lieutenant (SLt) On commission Lieutenant (Lt) 02 years as SLt Lt Commander 04 years from date of promotion to Substantive Lt Commander 11 years from date of promotion to Substantive Lt Note:- Promotion from Sub Lt to Cdr is on time scale, subject to fulfilment of requisite service conditions. 13. Allowances (as applicable*) Flying pay of Rs. 7000/- per month will be eligible. * Dearness Allowance * City compensatory Allowance * Hill compensatory Allowance * Kit Maintenance Allowance * High Altitude/Uncongenial Climate Allowance * Outfit Allowance * Qualification Pay or grant * Parachute Pay and Parachute Reserve Pay * Sea Going Allowance * Hardlying money * Island Special Duty Allowance * Instructional Allowance * Technical Pay * Low Rate interest loan from Govt. Sources for purchase of Car/Personal Computer/Scooter and Construction of House 14. Other Benefits. Entitled ration as per scale, furnished accommodation and allied services at concessional rates, free medical facilities for self and family. Group Housing Scheme, concessional transport facilities for school going children, Canteen facilities etc. 15. Group Insurance & Gratuity. Insurance cover or Rs. 20 lakhs (on contribution) as per latest rules in vogue. Gratuity will be granted to the officer as per the latest rules in vogue. Additional group insurance scheme for aircrew is also available as per the latest rules in vogue. 16. Leave and Leave Encashment. Officers are entitled to (subject to service exigencies) 60 days annual and 20 days casual leave every year. Free Travel for self and family as per rules & 50% concession by air. Leave encashment is permissible, as per latest rules in vogue. Adventure & Sports. 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. INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILLING UP
1. APPLY ON A 4 SIZE PAPER (TYPED OR HANDWRITEN) AS PER FORMAT BELOW. 2. ONLY APPLICATION AS PER FORMAT BELOW WILL BE ACCEPTED. 3. APPLICATION FORM TO BE FILLED IN ENGLISH ONLY IN BLOCK CAPITALS. 4. STRIKE OUT WHATEVER IS NOT APPLICABLE. 5. ATTACH ATTESTED COPY OF CLASS TEN CERTIFICATE FOR DATE OF BIRTH VERIFICATION. 6. ATTACH ATTESTED COPIES OF ALL OTHER EDUCATIONAL CERTIFICATES 7. APPLICATION AND ENCLOSURES TO BE PROPERLY TAGGED TOGETHER/STITCHED BY THREAD TO AVOID LOSS OF ENCLOSURES.

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Regd. No.................... (For Official use only) APPLICATION FORMAT APPLICATION FOR GRANT OF SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION IN THE INDIAN NAVY FOR OBSERVER CADRE JAN 2009 COURSE Last date for receipt of application 29 April 2008 1. Candidate’s Name:(a) Name: ....................................................................................... Affix self attested (As in Matric/Equivalent Certificate) passport (b) Surname or last name .............................................................................. size colour (c) Expanded full name (if abbreviated).................................. photo 2. Date of Birth:D D M M Y Y Y Y

(As per Matric/Equivalent Certificate; Should be between 02 Jan 1986 & 01 Jan 1990, both dates inclusive) 3. (a) Father’s Name :.............................................................................................. (b) Father’s Occupation/Designation.................................................................. 4. A d d r e s s : For Correspondence ............................................................................................. ................................................................................................................................. ......................................................... Pin ................................................................. Telephone/Fax No, if any.................................. E-Mail............................................. Permanent Address .................................................................................................. ................................................................................................................................. ......................................................... Pin ................................................................ Telephone/Fax No, if any.................................. E-Mail.......................................
5. Are you willing to volunteer for Executive (General Service) if not qualified Aviation medicals: (Only male candidates) (Yes / No) 6. Write Marital Status (Married/Unmarried)..................................................................... 7. Sex (Male/Female) ...................................................................................................... 8. Write State to Which You Belong................................................................................ 9. Nationality................................................................................................................... 10. Details of Marks secured in 10+2 level :-

Qualification 10+2 level

Subjects Maths Physics

Maximum

Marks obtained

11. Educational Details:(a) Educational Qualification..................................Aggregate Percentage.................. (BE/B Tech & Stream e.g. Mechanical/Electrical/Electronics etc) (b) Name of the College along with Address from Where Studied ………………........................................................................................................ (c) Name of University along with Address from the college/institution is affiliated................................................................................................................. 12. Details of Marks Secured in Graduation & above: (Candidates who have not completed their Graduation (i.e. appearing candidates) need not apply, their application will not be accepted) Examination Passed Graduation/ Post Graduation Or any other Qualification Subjects Semester/Year wise Marks secured (Main subjects Semester/ Maximum including Marks % of Electives) Year marks obtained Marks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Total:
Post Graduation Other Qualification

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(Certified copies of mark sheet of each semester/year must be attached. In case evaluation is in grades, certified equivalent marks to be indicated). 13. Have you attended any other SSB interview earlier? If yes, indicate (for all the earlier attempts) :Navy Army Air Force (a) Type of Entry ........................................................................................................... (b) Name and Station of SSB ..................................................................................... (c) Batch No ..................... ....................................................................................... (d) Month and Year of Interview ............................................................................... (e) Whether Recommended ...................................................................................... 14. Details of service under Central/State Govt., if any ..................................................... (Candidates already in service should apply through proper channel and obtain NOC from the present employer) DECLARATION 15. I, hereby, declare that I am unmarried Indian Citizen and have never been debarred from appearing at any examination nor have I, ever been arrested/ prosecuted and convicted by a criminal court or involved in any other case registered by the Police. 16. I, hereby, solemnly declare that all the statements made in the above application are true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief. 17. I, fully understand that in the event of any information being found false or incorrect, appropriate action can be taken against me. Place : ........................ Signature..................................... Date : .......................... Name of the Applicant....................

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