Indian navy invites application for candidates to join Indian Navy as a sailor twice a year. For that it conducts the examination called AA and SSR. It is a non-commissioned level examination for the recruitment of unmarried male candidates for enrolment as sailors for Artificer Apprentice (AA) and Senior Secondary Recruits (SSR).The first phase of the examination is online test and those who pass this will be qualified to go for the next round which is Physical Fitness test. AAs are technically educated for the design of ships and submarines and SSRs are those who work on the naval ship and also act as a helping hand.
Navy AA/SSR Examination Details
|Availability of Forms||May-June and November-December|
|Exam Schedule||September - October and February-March|
|Age Limit, Gender & Marital Status||16.5 to 19.5 Years, Unmarried Male Candidates only|
|Educational Qualification||AA/SSR: Intermediate Examination with 60% Aggregate Marks and Mathematics, Physics with One of the Following Subject Chemistry / Biology / Computer Science
MR: High School Standard Marks and Mathematics, Physics with One of the Following Subject Chemistry / Biology / Computer Science/Current Affairs
|Selection Procedure||Stage-I Online Exam.
Stage-II Physical Fitness Test (PFT).
Stage-III Medical Examination.
Stage-VI Merit List Announcement.
|Training||For AA/SSR/MR: Candidates selected will undergo 22 weeks Basic Training at INS Chilka followed by Professional training in the allotted trade.|
Navy AA/SSR 2021 Examination Schedule
|Notification Release Date||Notified Soon|
|Application Start||Notified Soon|
|Application Last Date||Notified Soon|
|Release of Admit Card||Notified Soon|
|Exam Date||Notified Soon|
|Declaration of Result||Notified Soon|
Navy AA/SSR 2021 Examination Pattern Phase-1
|Subject||Questions/ Duration||Marking Pattern||Maximum Marks|
|Mathematics, GK, English, Science||100/ 1 Hours||+(1.0) / -(0.33) Marks||100|
Navy AA/SSR 2021 Examination Pattern Phase-2
|Physical Fitness Test (PFT)|
1. 1.6 Km run to be completed in 6 minutes 30 seconds.
2. 20 squat ups (Uthak Baithak).
3. 10 sit ups.
4. 10 Push-ups.
Note- PFT will be qualifying only.
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TDA has emerged as the ultimate brand in defence coaching with a rich legacy of giving outstanding results in the form of future-ready defence officers via Navy entry.
TDA is one of the few defence coaching institutes having own GTO Ground thus ensuring the 'perfect' physical training sessions conducted by highly experienced PET teachers and ex-Army officers. To give the first-hand experience to candidates who will face the SSB interview special PFT session is organized.
To ensure the defence way of life starts from day one TDA has set up it's own hostel facility system with proper food and lodging service. A student feels like hostel life only at TDA's dedicated hostel premises.
Motivational Sessions for students are conducted by TDA Director Wing Commander Anoop Mehrotra for making them familiar with defence stream and preparing for future life as an Armed Forces officer of India.
Navy AA & SSR are the jawans of Indian Navy which are known as sailors. These sailor are of two types- AA & SSR. SSR stands for senior secondary recruits of the Indian Navy. They are sailors of the who performs various duties on ship as well as on the bas
The question paper for Navy AA/SSR will be bilingual i.e. will be set both in English and Hindi.
Age -16 to 20 Years Unmarried Male Candidates only Educational Qualification F0r AA- Class 12th passed with 60% Aggregate Marks and Mathematics, Physics with One of the Following Subject Chemistry / Biology / Computer Science. For SSR- He should have pass
Stage-I Online Exam Stage-II Physical Fitness Test (PFT) Stage-III Medical Examination Stage-IV Merit List Announcement
Navy AA cut off is the minimum qualifying marks at the written stage and marks secured by the last candidate in the merit order at the final stage of the exam. It is national level cut off and is close to 40 marks. Navy SSR cut off is the minimum qualify
Navy AA/SSR Syllabus includes the following subjects : General Knowledge English General Science Mathematics
English-25 Science- 25 Mathematics-25 General Awareness- 25
The marking scheme for Navy SSR Exam is +1 for each answer. There will be No Negative Marking in SSR Navy Exam which means no marks deduction will occur in case of the wrong answer.
Form Availability- Paper- I May-June | Paper-II November-December Exam Schedule -Paper-I September-October| Paper-II February-March
A student passed with subjects Physics, Maths in class 12th.
A student must have passed with 60% Aggregate Marks in Science Stream (PCM) with subjects Physics, Maths and at least one of these subjects Chemistry/Biology/Computer science.
A person having foreign citizenship cannot apply for AF Y Group but If He/She has Indian passport and documents supporting his/her claim of Indian citizenship then they can apply for Navy SSR Exam.
22 Weeks Basic Training followed by Professional training in the allotted trade in various Naval training establishments.
Depending upon a person’s understanding and approach level the toughness level of Navy AA/SSR Exam varies from moderate to difficult.