Indian Navy Artificer Apprentice – Exam Pattern
Written Test : The Indian Navy Artificer Apprentice Written Test in Science, Maths, English and GK will be of objective type and of one hour duration.
For Diploma Holders ( DEA ) the Question Paper will have additional Sections of Electronics, Electrical and Mechanical, of which the candidates have to attempt one section. The Indian Navy Artificer Apprentice Exam results will be announced on the same day.
Physical Fitness Test ( PFT ) : Those who qualify will undergo Physical Fitness Test and Medical Examination.
Qualifying in the Physical Fitness is mandatory for enrolment. The standard of PFT is as follows :
One-mile (16 km) run to be completed in 7 minutes.
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 ).