Indian Navy Recruitment | Pilot / Observer | Jun 2016 Course | | Across India


Indian Navy Recruitment of Pilot / Observer course Jun 2016 at INA , Ezhimala , Kerala Across India :

Indian Navy is inviting online applications from unmarried Indian citizens for Short Service Commission [ SSC ] as Pilot / Observer in the Executive Branch of Indian Navy for course commencing  Jun 2016 at Indian Naval Academy , Ezhimala , Kerala. The last date to apply online is 2 Oct 2015 and last date to receive application by ordinary post is 12 Oct 2015.

Official Website :

Job Location : Across India

Position : Officer in Indian Navy

Salary : As Sub-Lieutenant : Rs 15600 – 39100 + Rs 5400/- Grade pay + Rs 6000/- MSP + Many Perks and Allowances [CTC Rs 87,600/- per month ]

Last Date To Apply : 2 Oct 2015

Eligibility Criteria :

Gender :

  • Pilot : Men only
  • Observer : Men and Women

Age Limit : 

  • General Candidates : 19 to 24 years, born between 02 Jul 1992 and 01 Jul 1997; both dates inclusive.
  • CPL Holders :19 to 25 years, born between 02 Jul 1991 and 01 Jul 1997; both dates inclusive.
  • Note: – Applicants who have FAILED in PABT (Pilot Aptitude Battery Test) earlier are not eligible for Pilot Entry, but can apply for the Observer Entry scheme.

Educational Qualification :

  • BE/ B.Tech in any discipline with Physics and Maths at 12th Standard.
  • Minimum percentage in BE/B.Tech for Pilot entry is 60% and for Observer entry 55%.
  • CPL candidate must have valid and current CPL issued by DGCA (India)
  • Candidates who have not completed their degree NEED NOT apply

Physical Standards : Physically Fit [ Refer Official Notification ]

Selection Procedure :

  • Short listed candidates will be called up for Services Selection Board SSB Interview
  • SSB Interview is scheduled to be held from Nov 2015 to March 2016
    • 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 undergo the following:-
      • (i) For Pilot – PABT (Pilot Aptitude Battery Test) followed by Aviation Medical Examination.
      • (ii) For Observer – Aviation Medical Examination

Preferred Books :

SSB Interview : The Complete Guide (English) 1st Edition By DR (CDR) N. K. Natarajan

How To Apply :

The last date to apply online is 2 Oct 2015 and last date to receive the duly filled application with attached documents to the address given below is 12 Oct 2015.

Click Here To Apply

Click Here To Read Official Notification

Post Submission of e-Application :

  • Paste recent passport size colour photograph at the space provided and self attest the same.
  • One copy of this Application Form is to be duly signed and mailed (posted) to Post Box No. 02, Sarojini Nagar PO, New Delhi – 110 023 along with the following documents:-
    • Self attested photograph, Self attested photo copies of 10th & 12th class certificates along with Mark Sheets, other educational certificates and mark sheets of all semester/years.In case CGPA, candidate is required to attach certificate issued by the university for conversion of CGPA in to percentage.
  • Application to be sent by ordinary post only. Speed post/courier and Registered post will not be accepted.
  • A superscription is to be made on envelope: ONLINE APPLICATION NO. ________ APPLICATION for Pilot/Observer JUN 2016 COURSE Qualification______ Percentage _____%. NCC ‘C’ Yes/No.
  • Application and requisite enclosures must be properly tagged/stapled; IHQ MoD (Navy) will not be responsible for loss of enclosures, if sent loose.


  1. i have applied for Executive (IT) on 30 august 2015. Can i apply for this also. Am i eligible to apply this i asked this because i have already applied for Indian Navy Recruitment | Executive & Technical Branch. so please tell me can i apply for this.

  2. can i apply for observer/ pilot post in Indian Navy. earlier i have applied for Executive & Technical Branch in Indian navy on aug – 2015