Indian Coast Guard Recruitment 2015 | Assistant Commandant | Across India


About Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Recruitment :

Emergence of the Indian Coast Guard on 01 Feb 1977 as a new service was the result of an awareness that had been growing for some time in the Government for the requirement to enforce National Laws in the waters under national jurisdiction and ensure safety of life and property at sea. Indian Coast Guard invites online application for various vacancies as Assistant Commandant.

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Start date for applying online : 1st June 2015

Last date for applying online: 10 June 2015

The Indian Coast Guard, an Armed Force of the Union, offers a challenging and inspiring career in various branches as a Group ‘A’ Gazetted Officer in the rank of Assistant Commandant

  1. No.
Post Name  Qualification Age (Born
(a) General Duty
Should hold a Bachelor’s degree of recognised university with minimum 60% marks in aggregate. Mathematics and Physics as subject up to intermediate or class XII of 10+2+3 scheme of
education with 60% aggregate marks of both subjects.
01 Jul 1991
30 Jun 1995
(both dates
(b) General Duty
(i) Pilot
(ii) Navigator
(c) Technical
(i) Engineering degree with 60% marks in aggregate or Should have passed Sections A and B examination from the Institution of Engineers (India)
in any of the discipline listed below with 60% marks. (a) Engineering Branch
Naval architecture or Mechanical or Marine or Automotive or Mechatronics or Industrial and Production or Metallurgy or Design or Aeronautical or Aerospace.
(b) Electrical Branch Electrical or Electronics or Telecommunication or
Instrumentation or Instrumentation and Control or Electronics and Communication or Power Engg. or
Power Electronics. * All the above streams of Engg. must be recognised by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE). (ii) 60% marks in aggregate in Physics and Maths in 12th class. or
Three year diploma course with an aggregate of 60%
01 Jul 1991
30 Jun 1995
(both dates
Short Service Appointments. Short Service Appointments as Assistant Commandant for a period of 08 years, which may be extended to 10 years and further extendable upto 14 years.
(d) Pilots (Helicopter
and fixed wing)
Commercial Pilot
License holders
Male and
12th class pass with 60% marks in
aggregate and should possess current /
valid Commercial Pilot License (CPL)
approved by DGCA on the date of
Preliminary Selection.
01 Jul 1991
to 30 Jun
1997 (both
(e) General
Should hold a Bachelor’s degree of
recognised university with minimum
60% marks in aggregate. Mathematics
and Physics as subject up to intermediate or class XII of 10+2+3 scheme of education with 60% aggregate marks of both subjects.
01 Jul 1991
30 Jun 1995
(both dates


Pay Scale :  Rs.15600-39100 with grade pay 5400 /-

The Preliminary Selection will be conducted in Jun/ Jul 2014 at following centres or any other centre promulgated by Coast Guard:

(a) Coast Guard Regional Headquarters (West),
Worli Sea Face, PO- Worli Colony, Mumbai – 400 030
(b) Coast Guard Store Depot, CG Complex
Near Kalmandapam Police Station, GM Pettai Road,
Royapuram, Chennai – 600 013
(c) Coast Guard Regional Headquarters (North East)
Synthesis Business Park
6th floor, Shrachi Building, New Town Rajarhat
Kolkata – 700 157
(d) Coast Guard Selection Board
A-1, Sector-24, Opposite HCL Technologies Ltd.
District-Gautam Budha Nagar, Noida, UP – 201 301

Note: The Changes in address of testing centre if any will be promulgated through the Coast Guard Recruitment website.

Selection Procedure :

After successfully shortlisting of applications, candidates have to go into two stages of selection.

Stage – I : Preliminary Selection

Shortlisted candidates will be called for Preliminary Selection at given date and time which will consist of Mental Ability Test/ Cognitive Aptitude Test and Picture Perception & Discussion Test (PP&DT). The aptitude test will be in English only and will be objective type. During PP&DT the candidates are expected to speak and discuss in English. However they are free to speak in Hindi if they wish to do so. Date/ time and venue of Preliminary Selection once allotted will not be changed at any stage.

Stage – II : Final Selection Board

The candidates qualifying above Preliminary Selection will be called for Final Selection. The date and venue for Final Selection Board (FSB) will be uploaded on Indian Coast Guard website . The Final Selection will consist of Psychological Test, Group Task and Interview (Personality test).


Medical Standards :a) Height. (i) Asst Commandant (GD) and Technical: 157 cms minimum. Reduction in height for candidates from hilly areas and tribal areas will be in accordance with the Central Govt. regulations. (ii) Asst Commandant General duty (Women) : 152 cms. (iii) Asst Commandant (Pilot) and Asst Commandant Commercial Pilot License (CPL) holders for Short Service Appointment (Men/Women): Minimum 162.5 cms and maximum 197 cms, leg length minimum 99 cms. (b) Weight. Proportionate to the Height and Age, + 10 % acceptable. (c) Chest. Well proportionate, minimum expansion 5 cms. (d) Eye Sight. (i) Asst Commandant (GD) – 6/6 6/9 – Uncorrected without Glass. and Asst Comdt GD(Women) 6/6 6/6 – Corrected with Glass. (ii) Asst Commandant GD(P/N) 6/6 in one eye and 6/9 in other /CPL Holders SSA correctable to 6/6. (iii) Asst Commandant (Tech) 6/36 6/36–Uncorrected without Glass. 6/6 6/6 – Corrected with Glass.

How To Apply :

Applications will be accepted only ‘Online ‘ from 1st June to 10th June 2015 .

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Downloading of Admit Card : From 16th June to 26th June 2015

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On successful submission of the online application a unique Application/Registration number will be provided to the candidate. Candidates must note down this application number for future reference and for
retrieval / reprint of admit card. 

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