The Indian Coast Guard, an Armed Force of the Union, offers a challenging career to young and dynamic Indian Male/Female candidates for various branches as an Assistant Commandant(Group ‘A’ Gazetted Officer). Registration of ‘online’ applications will be through the Indian Coast Guard recruitment website www.joinindiancoastguard.gov.in.
Branch and Eligibility: Indian citizens having the following minimum qualifications are eligible to apply:-
(i) Upper age relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates as per Govt. of India rules in vogue.
(ii) Maximum 5% relaxation in aggregate in the degree certificate for SC/ST candidates.
No relaxation is applicable for 12th class marks.
(iii) Income certificate for EWS (Economically Weaker Sections) as per Government of India format (no other format will be entertained).
(iv) Indian Coast Guard reserves the right to fix the cut off percentage for issue of PSB call up letters.
Vacancy: The total category wise posts for Assistant Commandant – 02/2022 batch are as mentioned below
How to Apply: Applications will be accepted only ‘Online’ tentativelyfrom1200 hrs on 06 Dec to 17 Dec 2021 upto1730 hrs for the above said posts.
- Date of opening online application will be : 06 Dec 2021 from1200 Hrs.
- Date of closing online application will be:_17 Dec 2021upto1730 Hrs.
- Admit card through URLwww.joinindiancoastguard.gov.inwill be available for print from 28 Dec 2021 onwards till completion of PSB.
(a) Short Listing of Applications. Shortlisting criteria will be based on a higher percentage of marks in the qualifying examination and the qualifying cut-off for a particular branch or centre may be increased more than 60% if more applications with higher % are received.
(b) Preliminary Selection. Shortlisted candidates will be called for Preliminary Selection at a given date and time which will consist of the Mental Ability Test/ Cognitive Aptitude Test and Picture Perception & Discussion Test (PP&DT). The aptitude tests will be in English only and will be of 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.
(c) Final Selection. The candidates who qualify for Preliminary Selection will be called for Final Selection. The date and venue for the Final Selection Board (FSB) will be uploaded on the Indian Coast Guard website. The Final Selection will be conducted tentatively from early Feb to Apr 2022. The Final Selection will consist of Psychological Test, Group Task, and Interview (Personality test). All documents/ certificates verified during PSB are also required to be produced in originals during FSB.
Merit List: Recommendation in FSB does not confirm final selection. A merit list will be prepared for the medically fit candidates on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates at FSB and depending upon the availability of vacancies. The number of vacancies may vary from branch to branch and will be decided at a later date depending on the number of training vacancies available at training establishments. The list of candidates selected on the basis of merit list will be uploaded in Coast Guard recruitment website www.joinindiancoastguard.gov.induring the month of Jun/Jul2022. The joining letters will be issued accordingly. The training at INA, Ezhimala is scheduled to commence in end Jun 2022.
Indian Coast Guard Offers You.
(a) Promotion &Pay Scale. The promotions to the ranks will be as per the laid down promotion criteria. The pay scales for the various ranks are as per the 7th CPC are as follows
The other pay and allowances are admissible as per the rules and regulations in addition to the above pay scale.
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