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Indian Coast Guard being a branch of the Indian Armed Forces that implements the Maritime Laws of India and is responsible for many other important functions, recruitment in Indian Coast Guard is much more than just any job. It is a noble profession that involves protecting the motherland and serving national interests in the Indian EEZ (Exclusive Economic Zone). The Indian Coast Guard recruitment involves personnel in various cadres to perform the tasks and functions of this wing of the Armed Forces.  After recruitment in the Indian Coast Guard, officers and junior ranks enjoy a career that is full of opportunity to prove their mettle and ability through perseverance, dedication and exciting quests along with welcome prospects of visiting different places in the country and also outside. All this combined with an excellent pay-package along with ample benefits are an invitation for ambitious young people who would like to have a successful career that is well-paying as well as meaningful and noble. It is also important to understand that these are not comfortable jobs in cushy offices but jobs that involve hard-work and dedication and long periods away from family.

Indian Coast Guard Recruitment for various posts including Officers and other Enrolled Personnel is a call to young, ambitious and educated citizens of India who are not afraid of hard work and have a passionate desire to serve the country. Recruitment in Indian Coast Guard includes the whole cross- section of the populace just like other branches of the Armed Forces.

HOW TO JOIN INDIAN COAST GUARD (OFFICER)
Name of Post Branch Age as on 1st July of the year of recruitment Education Qualification Physical Standard
Assistant Commandant(GD) (Male/Female) General Duty 21-25 years of Age         (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC) Bachelor's degree with 60% marks in aggregate of a university recognised by Central/ State Govt./UGC and minimum 60% in class XII Std of  10+2+3 scheme of education with  Mathematics and Physics as subjects. Height 157cms(M)/ 152cms(F), Weight Proportionate to Height, Eye sight 6/6 & 6/9 without glasses
Assistant Commandant (GD)-SSA (Female) General Duty (Short service appointment for a period of 08 years, which may be extended to 10 years and further extendable upto 14 years) 21-25 years of Age         (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and                  3 years for OBC) Bachelor's degree with 60% marks in aggregate of a university recognised by Central/ State Govt./UGC and minimum 60% in class XII Std of  10+2+3 scheme of education with  Mathematics and Physics as subjects. Height 152cms, Weight Proportionate to Height, Eye sight 6/6 & 6/9 without glasses
Assistant Commandant (Male/Female) General Duty (Pilot/Navigator) 19-27 years (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC) B.Sc with Physics & Mathematics and 55 % marks in aggregate and minimum 60% in class XII Std of 10+2+3 scheme of education. Height Min 162.5 cms Max 197 cm, Leg Length Min 99 cms, Weight Proportionate to Height, Eye sight 6/6 without glasses  
Assistant Commandant (GD-P-CPL) SSA (Male/Female) General Duty Branch(Pilot - Commercial Pilot License - Short service appointment for a period of 08 years, which may be extended to 10 years and further extendable upto 14 years) 19-27 years (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC) 12th class passed or equivalent with 60% marks in 10+2 +3 scheme or equivalent and should possess current Commercial Pilot License on the date of selection Height Min 162.5 cms Max 197 cm, Leg Length Min 99 cms, Weight Proportionate to Height, Eye sight 6/6 without glasses
Assistant Commandant (Tech) Technical Branch 21-30 years (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC) Degree with 60% marks in aggregate in in Naval Architecture/ Mechanical/ Marine/Electrical/ Electronics & Telecommunications/ Design/Production/Aeronautical/Metallurgy/Aerospace/Control Engineering or equivalent and minimum 60% in class XII Std of 10+2+3 scheme of education. or Should have passed section A and B of Institution of Engineers (India) Examination in any of the discipline listed above with 55% marks Height 157 cm Weight Proportionate to Height, Eye sight 6/12 and 6/36
Deputy Commandant  (Law) (Male/Female) Law Branch Below 45 years (5 years relaxation for Govt. servant A degree in Law with          8 years experiences in legal matters. (ii) Should be qualified for enrolment as an advocate in a High Court. Desirable (i) A post graduate degree in Law. (ii) Knowledge / Experience Assignment connected with International Law/Maritime Law. Height 157cms(M)/ 152cms(F), Weight Proportionate to Height, Eye sight 6/6 and 6/12 (with glass), 6/60 (without glass)

ENROLLED PERSONNEL

HOW TO JOIN INDIAN COAST GUARD – ENROLLED PERSONNEL YANTRIKS
Name of Post Age as on first day of the month of the scheduled basic training Education Qualification Physical Standard
Yantriks 18-22 years (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC) Matriculate and Diploma in Mechanical /Electrical /Electronics/ Aeronautical Engineering. Height 157 cms, Weight Proportionate to Height Eye sight 6/12 and 6/24

HOW TO JOIN INDIAN COAST GUARD – ENROLLED PERSONNEL NAVIKS(GD/DB)
Name of Post Age as on first day of the month of the scheduled basic training Education Qualification Physical Standard
Naviks (General Duty) 18-22 years (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC ) 12th class in 10+2+3 scheme with Maths and Physics  Height 157 cms, Weight Proportionate to height, Eye sight 6/6 and 6/9 without glasses
Naviks (Domestic Branch) 18-22 years (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC) 10th Standard pass Height 157 cms, Weight Proportionate to height, Eye sight 6/18 and 6/36