Indian Coast Guard Navik GD Recruitment 2020: Exam Date, Syllabus, Cut off, Selection, Job Profile

Indian Coast Guard Navik GD 2020 exam date will be revealed soon for the recruitment of 260 vacancies for 02/2020 Batch. Check here Navik GD selection process, exam pattern, Syllabus, cut off marks, job profile, Eligibility criteria and other Notification details.

Created On: Mar 5, 2020 17:52 IST
Modified On: Mar 5, 2020 17:52 IST
Indian Coast Guard Navik GD Recruitment 2020
Indian Coast Guard Navik GD Recruitment 2020

Indian Coast Guard Navik GD Recruitment 2020: The Indian Coast Guard will soon reveal the exam date of the written exam to be held for the recruitment of 260 vacancies to the post of Navik (General Duty) @ Candidates who have applied for the Navik GD Recruitment 2020 can check here all the details of the Notification PDF such as selection process, cut off marks, job profile, training, salary, eligibility criteria, age limit and others. Candidates are selected for the Navik (General Duty) post on the basis of their performance in the written examination, physical fitness test and medical exam.

A total of 260 vacancies will be filled through this year recruitment drive. The selected candidates then undergo a training process. The Indian Coast Guard Navik (General Duty) is responsible for managing operations at sea. Navik (General Duty) 10+2 Entry Recruitment will hire officers for 02/2020 Batch. Check below the detailed Navik GD Job profile, and training process along with the required cutoff marks.

Indian Coast Guard is a “multi-mission organisation” that conducts operations at sea and is capable of performing both surface and air operations.  Apply now on direct link mentioned here:

Apply Online for Indian Coast Guard Navik GD 2020 - Direct Link

Indian Coast Indian Coast Guard (Navik) General Duty Guide 2019

Important Dates

Online Application Form Start Date - 26 January 2020

Last Date to apply online - 2 February 2020

Release of Admit Card for (Navik GD) –  February 2020

Last Date to take a print out of Admit Card – February 2020

Exam Date - Feb/March 2020

Indian Coast Guard (Navik GD) Selection Procedure

The selection procedure for the Indian Coast Guard (Navik GD) is a three-phased process involving:

- Written examination

- Physical Fitness Test

- Medical Examination

Written Examination for Navik GD

Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of a higher percentage of marks obtained in a particular examination Centre. The cut-off marks are fixed on the basis of total application received and a total number of vacancies.

Navik GD Exam Pattern

The Navik GD written exam will be conducted in objective Multiple Choice Questions format.

Navik GD Syllabus



Basic Chemistry

Knowledge of English up to 12th class

General Knowledge

Current Affairs

Quantitative Aptitude


Navik GD Physical Fitness Test (PFT)

Candidates who would qualify written exam will then be called for the PFT. You would be required to perform the following tasks:

1.6 Km run in 7 minutes

20 Squat ups (Uthak Baithak)

10 Push up

List of Documents required for Navik GD Medical Exam

- 3 copies of online e-admit card with latest photograph

- 2 copies of application form

- Original class 10th passing certificate

- Original class 12th passing certificate

- Original Caste certificate

- Original Income certificate for EWS category candidates

- Identity Proof – Passport/driving license/Aadhar card/Voter I-Card/Pan Card

- SC/ST/OBC/PwD certificate for respective category candidates

Relaxation in Minimum Cut off

India Coast Guard will give 5% relaxation in minimum cut off to:

- SC/ST candidates

- Outstanding sports personnel of National level who have obtained 1st, 2nd or 3rd position in any sports

- Wards of Coast Guard Uniform Personnel who died while in service

Training of Navik (GD)

Candidates who will be selected for the post of Navik (GD) will be trained at INS Chilka for 24 weeks respectively. Following this, Navik GDs are deputed for afloat training of 3 months and then the Cadre training. This training period can vary from 4-6 months. The training will commence in August 2020.

Job Profile of Navik (GD)

The Officers, sailors and men of Indian Coast Guard basically deal with the challenges at sea. They operate from ships and aircraft and work to protect the Indian maritime interests.

Navik (GD) Salary

The officers hired as Navik (GD) in Indian Coast Guard are offered a basic pay of Rs. 21700 (Pay Level-3) along with Dearness Allowance & other allowances.

Exam Centres for written Examination

While filling up the application form for Navik (GD) post, candidates need to fill only one centre from the mentioned list of centres. Here is the examination centre list:


Examination Centres

States-Candidates Residing

Northern Zone


Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana(other than NCR District’s)
 and Union Territory of Chandigarh




Rajasthan (other than NCR districts) 


Delhi & NCR Region Haryana NCR District – Faridabad, Gurgaon, Mewat, Rohtak, Sonepat, Rewari, Jhajjhar, Panipat, Palwal, Bhiwani and Mahendergarh
UP NCR District  – Meerut, Ghaziabad, GautamBudh Nagar, Bulandshahr, Hapur and Baghpat
Rajasthan NCR District – Alwar and Bharatpur


Uttar Pradesh (other than NCR districts)

North-East Zone


Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya and Sikkim




West Bengal


Bihar and Jharkhand

East Zone


South Tamil Nadu District – Kanyakumari, Tirunelveli, Thoothukudi, Ramanathapuram, Virudhunagar, Theni, Madurai, Sivaganga, Pudukottai, Dindigul, Thanjavur, Thiruvarur, Nagapatnam and Karur


Rest of Tamil Nadu District and Union Territory of Puducherry




Andhra Pradesh

West Zone


Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh


Kerala and Lakshadweep


Maharashtra, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli

New Mangalore

Karnataka and Goa

North-West Zone

Gandhi Nagar


A&N Zone

Port Blair

A&N Islands

Online Application Process of Indian Coast Guard Navik (General Duty)

Eligible candidates who are 10+2 passed with Maths and Physics subject can apply for the post on the official website. Here is the application process for the Navik (General Duty) 2020 Batch. Have a look:

Step 1: Visit

Step 2: Click on 'Navik (GD) - 2020 Batch'

Step 3: Fill credentials - Name, address & other details

Step 4: Submit & save the confirmation page

Navik GD Eligibility Criteria

Check here the detailed eligibility criteria before applying for the Indian Coast Guard Job 2020:

Educational Qualification: Candidate should be 10+2 passed with Maths and Physics subjects from a recognised education board with at least 50% aggregate marks.

Age Limit: The Minimum age limit is 18 years and the maximum age limit is 22 years.

Relaxation in Upper Age for Categories

Upper age relaxation for SC/ST – 5 Years

Upper age relaxation for OBC – 3 Years