How to prepare for Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam?


The Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam held two times every year. This examination notification is published in the Employment News and other important newspapers. The interested applicants need to submit the typed or handwritten application form to the nearest Zonal Recruitment Offices. This examination is conducted for recruiting personnel to the Defence force. Indian Navy is the fifth largest navy in the world and it has more than 55, 000 employees. Unmarried male applicants are qualified for this examination. The aspirant must have an Indian Nationality and they belong to the age group of 17 to 20 years. The applicant must have cleared matriculation or equivalent test from the reputed Institute or School. They should have studied chemistry, mathematics and physics and they should have at least of 55% marks in these subjects.

Structure of Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam

The written examination includes objective type questions. The duration of this examination is 60 minutes. The examination paper is available in English and Hindi language. The questions are from science, English, Mathematics and General Knowledge. The questions are asked from the Matriculation standard level. The candidates who have cleared the written test are required to attend Physical Fitness Test. The aspirants should complete one mile in 7 minutes, 10 push-ups and 20 squats. The applicants are selected based on their performance in the written examination, medical test and physical fitness test.

Syllabus of Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam


  • Antonyms
  • Idioms and phrases
  • Punctuation
  • Reading comprehension
  • Synonyms
  • Tenses and parts of speech
  • Transformation of simple sentences


  • Mensuration Algebraic identities
  • Polynomials and exponents
  • Set theory
  • Surds
  • Trigonometry and Geometry


  • Carbon and its compounds
  • Chemical Bonding
  • Gravitation
  • Health and Nutrition
  • Nuclear Energy
  • State of matter
  • Universe
  • Work and energy

General knowledge

  • Current affairs
  • Economic status
  • Elementary knowledge of computer
  • Entertainment
  • Indian Geography
  • Indian History
  • Scientific aspects
  • Sports

Reference Books Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam

ReferringĀ to books of the Matric level will help in Science subject. Wren and Martin will be useful for English section. For the General Knowledge section it is important to read newspaper, magazines, current affairs books like Manorama Year Book.

Study Plan for Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam

The applicant should prepare a timetable and assign time for all these sections. They should go through these syllabuses thoroughly. Time management is very significant for test preparation and writing the test. They must go through sample papers and last year question papers.



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8 Responses to “How to prepare for Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam?”

  1. 8
    Nhaskar narayan:

    Have any book for prepration for examination of INDIAN NEVY

  2. 7

    sir ek request, hai aap log admit card kiyo nahi bhejte ho chahe kisi ldke ne kitna he acha he form kiyo nahi fill up kiya ho , lekin call nahi aati ,
    please sir sabhi ki call bhej diya kro
    my email id is
    [email protected]
    or kisi ki bhejo ya na bhejo es bar meri call jrur bhej dena
    last chance hai NAME-BHUPENDER ,D.O.B.-14/05/1991

  3. 6
    Bhanu Pratap:

    Sir,what is the age limit for ssr?

  4. 5
    santosh sagar:

    hello sir i m presently doing in 3rd year .i want to attend the exam for sailor requirement, i passed my matriculation in 2007 with 65% and i am intrested to work in navy so how i will get the job?

  5. 4

    Sir I want to aplai for the post SSR . HOW CAN I DO THIS

  6. 3
    nishant kumar:

    dear,sir medical job in delhi

  7. 2

    I have completed DNS leading to BSc science can i joint Indian navy as sailer?

  8. 1
    hari krishna:

    how to apaly indian navy