Indian Navy SSR AA Recruitment 2021: Online Application Link for 2500 Sailor Posts Available

Indian Navy SSR AA Recruitment 2021 Notification: Indian Navy has activated the online application link for recruitment of Sailor under AA (Artificer Apprentice) and SSR (Senior Secondary Recruit). 12th passed male candidates can apply for Indian Navy Recruitment 2021 on or before 05 May 2021 on official website of Indian Navy i.e.

Indian Navy 2500 SSR AA Recruitment 2021@Apply Online :
Indian Navy 2500 SSR AA Recruitment [email protected] Online :

A total of 2500 vacancies are available of which 2000 are for SSR and 500 for AA in August 2021 Batch. As per the official website, – ‘Application Window for Sailor’s Entry – AA-150 & SSR-02/2021 Batch is likely to open from 26 Apr 2021 to 05 May 2021’.

Indian Navy shall be invited from eligible male candidates. Candidates seeking to apply for Indian Navy SSR Recruitment 2021 and Indian Navy AA Recruitment should be 12th passed.

Shortlisted candidates shall be called for online exam followed by Physical and Medical Tests. The date of the exam shall be notified in the detailed notification. It is mandatory to submit a negative RT-PCR laboratory report of COVID-19 from Govt/ICMR accredited laboratory by candidates at the time of written examination

Candidates can check more details on Indian Navy SSR AR 2021 such as detailed qualification, selection process, exam pattern, age limit, salary, application process below:

Indian Navy Sailor SSR & AA 2021: Overview

Exam Name Indian Navy Sailor SSR / AA (August 2021 Batch)
Conducting Body Indian Navy
Vacancies 2500
Online Application Start Date 26th April 2021
Last Date 30th April 2021
Merit List 23rd July 2021
Eligibility Only Indian Unmarried Male
Official Website


Indian Navy SSR AA Vacancy Details

Total Posts – 2500

  • Sailor – Senior Secondary Recruit (SSR) – 2000
  • Sailor – Artificer Apprentice (AA) – 500

Indian Navy SSR AA Salary:

  • During  the  initial  training  period,  a  stipend  of  Rs.  14,600/-per  month  will  be paid.
  • On successful completion of initial training, candidates will be placed in Level 3 of the Defence Pay Matrix  (Rs. 21,700-69,100).  They  will  also be  paid  MSP  Rs. 5200/-per  month  plus  DA  (as applicable)  plus  “X”  Group  pay  {only  for  Artificer  Apprentice  (AA)}  Rs.  6200/-per month  plus  DA

Indian Navy SSR AA Eligibility Criteria


Educational Qualification

  • Senior Secondary Recruit (SSR) –  12th passed with 60% or more marks in aggregate with Maths & Physics and at least one of these subjects:- Chemistry/Biology/Computer Science from the Boards of School Education recognised by MHRD, Govt. of India
  • Artificer Apprentice (AA) – 12th passed with Maths & Physics and atleast one of these subjects: – Chemistry/Biology/Computer Science from the Boards of School Education recognised by MHRD, Govt. of India.

Age Limit:

Candidates should be born between 01 Feb 2001 to 31 Jul 2004 (Both dates inclusive)

Selection Process for Indian Navy SSR AA Sailor Posts


Due to COVID-19 pandemic, an exception is being made in the public interest wherein approximately 10000 candidates will be called-up for written examination and PFT. The shortlisting of the candidates for written examination and PFT will be undertaken on the basis of percentage of qualifying examination (10+2 examination). The cut off marks may vary from state to state as vacancies have been allocated in a state-wise manner.

Indian Navy AA SSR Exam Pattern

There will be objective type questions on

Subject No. of Questions Marks Time
English 100 100 1 hour

The question paper will be bilingual (Hindi & English)

There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks

Indian Navy SSR AA PFT

PFT will consist of 1.6 Km run to be completed in 7 minutes, 20 squats (Uthak Baithak) and 10 Push-ups. Candidates undergoing PFT will do so at their own risk.

Merit lists for AA and SSR will be prepared based on performance in written examination subject to qualifying Physical Fitness Test (PFT), as follows:-

  1. AA- Top 600 candidates (approx.) on all India order of merit, who meet the eligibility criteria for AA will be issued call up letter for final enrolment medical examination at INS Chilka.
  2. SSR- Approximately 2500 candidates will be issued call up letter for final enrollment medical examination at INS Chilka on the basis of state wise merit

Indian Navy SSR AA Medical Exam

  • Candidates who are qualified in PFT will undergo Preliminary Recruitment medical examination.
  • Minimum height 157 cms. Weight and Chest should be proportionate. Minimum chest expansion of 5 cms. Details regarding minimum height standards for entry into the Indian Navy as Sailors, including applicable relaxations, can be accessed from the official recruitment website

How to Apply for Indian Navy Sailor Recruitment 2021 ?

Online applications will be accepted through the official website of Indian navy i.e. from 26 April to 31 April 2021


Application Fee

The application may be uploaded from Common Service Centres (CSC) across the country, against a fixed fees of Rs 60 + GST. This facility is entirely optional.

Indian Navy SSR AA Important Dates:

  • Starting Date of Online Application: 26 April 2021
  • Last Date of Online Application: 05 May 2021

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