Direct Entry Artificer ( Diploma Holders ) – Exam Pattern
The Indian Navy Direct Entry Artificer Recruitment will be done directly by the Navy. Eligible short listed candidates will be sent call-up letters, giving date, time and place for Indian Navy Direct Entry Artificer Written Test and Physical Fitness Test.
Indian Navy Direct Entry Artificer Written Test :
The Indian Navy Direct Entry Artificer Written Test in Science, Maths, English and GK will be of objective type and of one hour duration. The Question Paper will have additional sections of Electronics, Electrical and Mechanical, of which the candidates have to attempt one section.
The Indian Navy Direct Entry Artificer results will be announced on the same day. Those who qualify will undergo Physical Fitness Test ( PFT ) and Medical Examination. Those who are declared medically fit would be considered fully qualified and those who are declared temporary medically unfit will be required to appear for Review Medical again on the stipulated date.
Requisite number of preliminary qualified candidates will be sent on Railway Warrant to Chilka ( Orissa ) for final selection.
The Final Selection will be on the basis of Psychological Test and Interview conducted at INS Chilka of the Direct Entry Artificers, the Artificer Sailors of the Marine Engineering branch are trained at INS Shivaji (Lonavala), Electrical Artificers (Radio and Power) at INS Valsura (Jarnnagar), Shipwright Artificers at Shipwright School (Visakhapatnam) and Air Engineering and Air Electrical Artificers at Naval Institute of Aeronautical Technology (Kochi).
Indian Navy Direct Entry Artificer Physical Fitness Test :
Qualifying in this Test is mandatory for enrolment. The standard of Physical Fitness Test is
1. One Mile ( 1.6 km ) run to be completed in 7 minutes.
2. 20 sit ups.
3. 10 push ups.