Join Indian Coast Guard (Ministry of Defence)

Join Indian Coast Guard (Ministry of Defence)
Important Dates

 Notification Issued: 25/06/2018
 Application Begin: 01/07/2018
 Last Date for Apply Online: 10/07/2018 up to 05:00 PM Only
 Exam Date: September / October 2018
 Admit Card Available Between 21-31 July 2018

Application Fee 

All Category : 0/-
 No Application Fee 
Application Fee


10+2 Intermediate Exam with at Least Minimum 50% Marks in Physics and Maths Subjects. Height: 157 CMS (Minimum) Running: 1.6 KM Completed in 07 Minutes Squat Ups: 20 Times Push UP: 10 Times

Age Limit

 Min Age: 18 Years Max Age: 22
 Years Age Between: 01/02/1997 to 31/01/2001
 Age Relaxation Extra as per Rules


Applications are invited from male Indian nationals possessing educational qualifications and age, as prescribed below, for recruitment to the post of Navik (General Duty) in the Indian Coast Guard, an Armed Force of the Union.

Selection Procedure:-'Online' Applications will be sorted out Centre wise. The conduct of test is planned during the month of Sep-Oct2018.  The Selection procedure is as follows:- 

 (a)  Short-listing criteria will be based on higher percentage of marks for a particular examination Centre.
 (b) The qualifying cut off percentage(%) of a particular Centre may be increased if more number of applications with the higher percentage is received.
 (c) The written examination will be of objective type, which will generally cover subjects such as Maths, Physics, basic Chemistry, knowledge of English upto 12th standard, general knowledge, current affairs, quantitative aptitude and reasoning etc. 
 (d) Those who qualify written examination will undergo Physical Fitness Test (PFT) and the testing procedure will take about 2 days. Physically Challenged candidates are not eligible to apply for this examination. 
 (e)  Physical Fitness Test (PFT).  PFT will be conducted for all those who qualify the written tests. All candidates are advised to be in possession of sport rig (Shoe, T-shirt, Trouser etc).  The PFT consists of:-
 (i) 1.6 Km run to be completed in 7 minutes. (ii) 20 Squat ups (Uthak Baithak) (iii) 10 Push up. Candidates undergoing PFT will do so at their own risk.
 (f) Based on the performance in the written examination, candidates will be shortlisted for initial recruitment medical examination (Preliminary) in a ratio as may be decided by the Indian Coast Guard.

(g) The select list will be prepared from the candidates who qualify in all the tests depending upon the available vacancies. The Zone wise select list of candidates will be displayed in the Indian Coast Guard Website in the