Indian Navy has issued notification for recruitment of Sailors as Artificer Apprentice. Unmarried Male Candidates from India/Nepal/Bhutan are eligible. Eligible and Desirous candidates may apply online from 5th December 2016 to 19th December 2016  (Extended) 22nd December 2016.

indian navy recruitment 2017

Indian Navy Recruitment 2017

Pay Scale

The Artificer Apprentices Basic Pay Band is Rs 5200-20200. In addition, they will be paid Grade Pay @ Rs 2000/- plus MSP @ Rs 2000/- plus ‘X’ Group Pay @ Rs 1400/- plus DA and other allowances as applicable.

Age Limit

Candidates should be born between 01st Aug 1997 to 31st Jul 2000 (Both dates inclusive).

Educational Qualification

Candidate should have Qualified in 10+2/ equivalent examination with 60% or more marks in aggregate with Maths & Physics and atleast one of these subjects: – Chemistry/Biology/Computer Science.

Number of Posts

Vacancies are not fixed.

Last Date to apply

Last date to apply for above post is 19th December 2016 (Extended) 22nd December 2016.

Physical receipt of application at this office is by 26 Dec 2016. Confirmation of an applicant would be on receipt of physical application by due date

Note :- for candidates of North East, J&K, Andaman & Nicobar, Lakshdeep & Minicoy Island is 02nd January 2017.

Official Website

The official website of India Navy is

How to apply

Candidates are to apply ONLINE ONLY. MANUALLY FILLED APPLICATIONS WILL BE REJECTED. The procedure is as follows:-

  • Online Application Form. Candidates are to apply online through website from 05 Dec 16.
  • Before filling online application, keep Matric certificate & 10+2 Mark sheet ready for reference.
  • (c) Filling up of information like email id is compulsor
  • Click on “Apply online Sailors Entry” on the home page of website
  • Fill up the form completely. Before clicking the ‘Submit’ button make sure all the details are correct and all required documents are uploaded after scanning.
  • Print two copies of the online application form. One copy duly signed, alongwith attested copies of matriculation certificate, 10+2 marksheet, domicile certificate, NCC Certificate (if held) & one self addressed envelope of size 22×10 cms with Rs 10/- stamp affixed on envelope to be forwarded at the address given below
  • Write on the envelope “Online AA Application – AUG 2017 (142) batch & 10+2 percentage …


CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE advises candidates to apply well before time to avoid rush at the end. Also advises to go through official notification to ensure eligibility and other criteria.

All the best for your career ahead.

Team !