Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam 2012


The Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exams are for those young and aspiring men, who are Indian Nationals and have passed out of their matriculation in the current year. These exams are conducted by the Indian Navy for induction into the naval wing.

Structure of Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam

The exams are objective in nature and a student can give his or her exam in either English or in Hindi. In the one hour examination, the questions are mostly of matriculation standard. If a student clears the written examination, he will have to clear the PET (Physical Eligibility Test) and the medicals. However, the final selection of the candidate will be solely on the merits that he had obtained in all the exams combined together. The selected candidates will be on probation for a period of two years and will be confirmed in the armed services after satisfying the criteria’s of the Indian Navy.

Syllabus of Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam

Indian Navy conducts the exams twice every year testing students mainly in the field of:



  • Trigonometry
  • Geometry
  • Quadratic
  • Equations
  • Linear
  • Simultaneous equations

General Knowledge

  • Indian History including pre and post independent eras
  • Sports
  • Entertainment
  • Old and New Discoveries
  • Details regarding the post held by prominent persons in the state of India.
  • India’s Geography and its biodiversities.


  • Transformation of simple sentences
  • Basic English Grammar
  • Parts of Speech
  • Different tenses
  • Comprehension
  • Punctuation

Eligibility Criteria of Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam

A pass in the matriculations exams with Maths and Science as optional subject, with an aggregate mark of 55% is the essential qualification for the exam. Otherwise, if the candidate had acquired 50% mark in the higher secondary exams with English and Maths as the main subjects, then also he becomes eligible to apply for the exams.

Only unmarried Indian males are eligible to apply for the post. Please note that Womens are not eligible for applying to the matriculations exams.

The applicants should be either Indian nationals by birth or a citizen of Nepal or Bhutan or Tibetan refugee. The decision on the nationally shall be solely on discretion of the armed forces, subjected to the submission of relevant proofs.

Candidates in between the age group of 17 and 20 only need to apply.

Physical Standards:

Height : The minimum height required to qualify for the matriculation exams is 157cms

Chest Expansion: 5cms

Height and weight should be appropriate.

Eye: 6/12 (naked eyes) and 6/9 and 6/12 with glasses. Colour Perception: CP II.

Sound physical and mental health is very essential for a candidate.

PET (Physical Eligibility Test) Details of Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam

The selection to Indian Navy will also be subject to the passing of the Physical Eligibility Test by the candidates. This includes a running test for a distance of one mile to be completed in 10minutes. Along with that each candidate will have to do 20 sit ups and 10 pushups.

How to Apply for the Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam

All application should be submitted only through offline mode, after reading the instructions given with the application forms. Details regarding the application form can be had from the Employment news or the leading newspapers. Duly filled in applications should reach the Zonal Recruitment Centers before the last date. The students can also download the application from the Air force’s website. The Application should be sent either handwritten or typed.

How to Fill the Form

All the forms should be filled with utmost care. For the purpose, the candidates are required to read the instruction carefully given in the advertisement. Mistakes in filling the forms may lead to the termination of candidature.

Important Dates( Tentative)

Last Date for applying the examination: on the end of June, 2012

Date of the exam: On the Month of August, 2012

List of Centers of Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam

  • Agarthala
  • Jammu
  • Ahmedabad
  • Jorhat
  • Aizwal
  • Kavaratti (Lakshadweep)
  • Allahabad
  • Kohima
  • Bangalore
  • Lucknow
  • Bareilly
  • Madurai
  • Bhopal
  • Mumbai
  • Kolkata
  • Nagpur
  • Chennai
  • Panaji (Goa)
  • Chandigarh
  • Patna
  • Cochin
  • Port Blair
  • Cuttack
  • Raipur
  • Delhi
  • Sambalpur
  • Dharwad
  • Shillong
  • Dispur (Guwahati)
  • Shimla
  • Gangtok
  • Srinagar
  • Hyderabad
  • Tirupati
  • Imphal
  • Trivandrum
  • Itanagar
  • Udaipur
  • Jaipur
  • Visakhapatnam

Contact Address

  • Directorate of Manpower Planning and Recruitment (DPMR), Integrated Headquarters of Ministry and Defence (Navy), Sena Bhavan, New Delhi, PIN 110011
  • Phone: 91-11-23010151
  • E-mail: [email protected]
  • Website:

Reference books for the Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam

Matric level books are the basic resource from which most of the questions are framed. So a deep and thorough sweep through the matric level books would be fruitful for the students, especially in the science subjects. For general knowledge and current affairs, it would be advisable to read the current newspapers especially the Hindu. In English Wren and Martin will be worth reading. Some other Current affairs books are The Manorama year Book, Competition winner, Business Today etc.

Coaching Centers for Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam

  • PaceSetter
  • Excelsior
  • AAABright Academy
  • Miglani Tutorials
  • New Careers Academy
  • Banking and Management Academy
  • M.S. Coaching
  • AAA-Bright Academy
  • Baalnoi Academy
  • T.I.M.E.(Triumphant Institute Of Management Education Pvt. Ltd)
  • Career Sharpers
  • J.T.S. Institute

Study Plan

It is always preferred that you have a regular and consistent approach when it comes to the preparation of Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Examinations. Preparations are always the key to success. For getting a fairly good score in the Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Examinations, one would have to be thorough with his subjects at the matriculation level, especially Science and Mathematics. If you are weak in your mathematics, start by getting base right. For this you would have to brush up your sixth, seventh, eighth and ninth standard mathematics. Reading newspaper daily will enable to keep up the General Knowledge questions to an extent. It’s always preferred to read an English newspaper to your local newspaper. If possible read the editorials of Hindu and other national newspapers daily. Reading other journals, weeklies and Competition Winner and Manorama year book will be an added advantage.

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35 Responses to “Indian Navy Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exam 2012”

  1. 35

    i have a model qus of navy sailor

  2. 34
    Aman pal:

    I m in 12th art(humanity) streem, D.O.B = 9/10/1995 can i eligible to fill form of Marchan navy for non-technical group or Y-group.

  3. 33

    idian navy matric recruitment exam 203

  4. 32
    alok upadhyay:

    i h’v requared 4 ur study materials….

    hw 2 get stdy mtrials 4 navy……….

    pls send at my email….

  5. 31
    Sri mukut deka:

    Sir i want to join in indian navy as sailor matric entry. when will held the exam in this year please help me in my email [email protected]

  6. 30
    Rohan Bhatt:

    Sir i m a student of class 12th , plz tell me when the next forms will b available

  7. 29
    Vivek yadav:

    when is next mer exam going to be held

  8. 28
    Basudev kumar nirala:

    Dear sir, I want to know how many students select in one times examination of indian navy ssr. Plese reply me .

  9. 27
    md aadil:

    i am student of tenth class. i want to join indian navy.

  10. 26

    i finesed 10th can i join in indian navy for sailor post and tell me last date of application please tell me my mobile no is 9677151919

  11. 25
    jugal kishore from him.par. 12th pass in non medical with 86% marks:

    sir i have join indian navy for sailor jobs ihave pass 12th in non medical with 86% marks

  12. 24

    Iam a NCC B Certificate holder, can i get any consideration during the Exam ?

  13. 23
    Faizan khan:

    I want to submit application form on matriculation base then how I can submit this form by online or offline pls help us

  14. 22
    manash pratim das:

    i want to know about HS exam’s marks percent need for nevi exam

  15. 21

    I am a plus two passed above at 55% ,commerce student.
    am i eligible to indian navy sailor?

  16. 20

    is there are any vacenciec of sailors in april or may month ?
    please inform on my mail.
    my male is
    [email protected]

  17. 19

    i got 74% in 10std. i will carrier in navy thise time i study in 11std in science faculti i fill this time nda form plz gaude me sir thanx

  18. 18

    sir, My Name Is Indrajit.
    I am 12th pass with pcm 51.6 % so l want career in Indian Navy. Please give solution of my problem

  19. 17
    Bhavesh Kamble:

    Dear sir,
    Please can i get to now when will the entries for Indian Navy (Officer/Sailor) be held?

  20. 16
    k.prasanna kumar:

    visakhapatnam, sir, k.prasanna kumar (10th= 50% ) (12th=90%) this marks result my life ambition indian navy sir pls give me job sir i am poor man sir my phone no: 9502608424 thanking you sir,

  21. 15

    please send me the address to be send my offline application form

  22. 14
    shivbandhu sagar:

    I am 12th pass with pcm :[51.6 %]so l want career in Indian Armed force . PlZ give solution of my problem.

  23. 13
    Pankaj lochan maharana:

    Sir can i give the entrace? My qualification is 10th first divvision on 64%

  24. 12

    can i apply after 10th.I got 74% with maths and science.sir please tell fast.

  25. 11
    Aminul Hassan Laskar:

    I want to apply and join the Indian Navy for the post of Navy sailors,MER but I want to share with you that I passed my matriculation in 2008 and I am 19 years old,so can you please inform me whether in this stage can I apply.
    Thank you.
    Jai Hindh

  26. 10
    prashant choudhary:

    jai hind
    good morning,sir
    I will join in indian navy sailor i will passed 12th with math slaybus
    i show safily my bharet meta but one chance for me

  27. 9
    Ritesh kumar:

    Sir, i want to join indian nevi sailors.please help me. On mobile no-8804656221

  28. 8
    navjot singh:

    jai hind ,
    i will join in indian navy can u send me more info by joing to navy i will passed 12th in art slaybus .

    thanking you

  29. 7

    Sir, I completed my 10th standard with 77%with science and my 12th also with 63% without maths.Am i possible to appear in indian navy sailor exam.

  30. 6
    manjod singh:

    manjod singh
    Matric recruitment hall ticket,
    sir i have sent application form for entering navy MR01/2012 ON SEPTEMBER 2011 BATCH.BUT i did’t get the hall ticket.

  31. 5
    Akhil Raj R:

    sir i have sent application form for entering navy ssr01/2012 on september 2011 batch. but i didn’t get the hall ticket

  32. 4

    sir i have sent application form for entering navyssr01/2012 on september2011 batch but i didn’t get the hall ticket

  33. 3
    amiya ranjan mahanta:

    i am pass in i.t.i mmtm.

  34. 2
    Akash K Sawant:




  35. 1
    mukesh xaxa:

    Please tell me when the indian navy recruitment exam will be