Indian Navy Sailors MER Examination
Introduction to Indian Navy Sailors MER :
The Indian Navy possesses highly sophisticated ships, submarines and aircraft, which are operated by sailors, who are given training at various intervals during their service.
Indian Navy Sailors (Direct Entry) Matric Entry Recruitment (MER) Examination is held twice a year.
Eligibility for Sailors Matric Entry Recruitment Exams
Marital Status : Unmarried Indian Male citizens are eligible.
Age : 17-20 years on the 1st January or 1st August of the year of examination.
Indian Navy Sailors MER Educational Qualifications :
Matric or equivalent with 55% or above marks in Science and Maths. Candidates having less than 55% marks in Matric are also eligible provided they have got 55% or above marks in any higher board examination with Science and Maths.
Indian Navy Sailors MER Physical Standards :
- Height : 157 cms (minimum) for 18 years of age
- Weight : Proportionate to height (plus and minus 10% acceptable)
- Chest : Well developed and proportioned with minimum expansion range of 5cms
- Without glasses better eye 6/6 and worse eye 6/9. Colour Perception : CP II;
- Good mental and physical health free from any disease / disability.