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    Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    hello
    Iam midhun ,lam studying in 11th standard in kerala ,I Want to join in indian navy after my 12th standard ? What are the qualifications to join indian navy ?


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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    After completing 12th class, you can definitely join Indian Navy. You should complete 12th class in science stream with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as subjects. You should attend NDA exam conducted by UPSC for joining Indian Navy. Only Indian Nationals can attend this exam. The minimum age limit for attending this exam is 16.5 years. You should not be above 19 years to attend this exam. Only male candidates who are unmarried can apply for this exam. If you qualify in the written test, you will be short listed for physical test and personal interview also.




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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    hello
    i have wirtten exam in2010 but no reply has come out

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Yes, After completing your Intermediate examination you are eligible for Indian Navy. But only those candidates may apply for Indian Navy, who have study maths and Physics as a compulsory subjects in 12Th examination, If you have already from science background then you are eligible to apply for NDA Examination.

    NDA stands for National Defence Academy and this examination is conducted by UPSC, twice in a year and only Unmarried male candidates are eligible for NDA Examination.

    So, If your age should between 16.5 to 19 years then you are eligible for NDA Examination. Your age should not be more than 19 years at the time of commencement of Training. The age eligibility is properly mentioned in the notification, So before apply for the examination please read the Notification carefully.

    Eligible candidates may fill the application form online only, No offline application form facility is availiable from this year.

    The notification of NDA Examination is published twice in a year in the employment newspaper or in the UPSC Website.

    For this year NDA (I) Examination notification was already published and today is the examination.

    If you failed to apply for this year NDA (I) Examination then please wait for NDA (II) Examination Notification. Soon the Notification of NDA(II) will be Published.

    Important Dates:
    ------------------

    ~~ The notification of NDA (II) Examination will be Published on 05/May/2012.
    ~~ Last date of apply for this examination : 04/June/2012.
    ~~ Examination date : 19/Aug/2012

    NDA Examination is comprises of a Written Exam followed by and Intelligence and Personality Test, The written exam consist of two papers :

    ~~ Mathematics and
    ~~ General Ability Test

    The General Ability Test consists of : English and General Knowledge. the papers in all the subjects consist of Objective type questions only.

    To appear for NDA, you must be in good physical and mental health andfree from any disease.

    So, please wait for the Notification and then apply for this examination and if you need more information about this examination then please check official website :







    http://www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Can I join Indian Navy after 12th commerce? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    THE BASIC QUALIFIACATIONS ARE-
    YOU SHOULD HAVE COMPLETED YOUR +2 FROM PCM FIELD
    YOU SHOULD HAVE GOOD PHYSICAL FITNESS
    YOU SHOULD BE SINGLE AND
    HAVE TO CLEAR NDA EXAM




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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    can i join indian navy by direct entry?

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    sir ,iam a women.can i join indian navyafter 12th?

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Hello, sir i m shashank from allahabad and studying in 12th class how can i join the navy after 12th.

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    if i got 60% in pcm then can i apply for merchant navy or NDA

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    hi

    NDA Stands for* National Defence Academy* Examination is conducted by* UPSC ,* twice in a year for admission to one of the services in *Army wings , Navy wings , Air force wings .
    *
    *Air force / Navy :- *12th Class pass with_ Physics and Mathematics_ as subjects and there is no percentage bar required for this examination .

    *Army wings :-* 12th Class pass with any desire subject like Commerce or Science or Arts ...etc.

    *Age limits :- *16.5 yrs to 19 yrs and there is no upper age limits .

    More details , Visit the official website :- www.upsc.gov.in (http://www.upsc.gov.in)
    .. all the best ....

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    i am 12th pass student, from arts can i join navy?

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Sir,if i clear the ssb interview,then will there bw any training period for me ?? if yes,then will i get a certain salary during this traing period??

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Hi....
    Friend
    If you are entrust to join in NAVY you will write entrance test for the NDA...

    **NDA stands for NATIONAL DEFENSE ACADEMY

    **After completion of 12th standard you are eligible for this course

    **In 12th standard you must take these subjects only

    >>PHYSICS

    >>MATHS

    >>CHEMISTRY

    **And NDA provides 3 types of jobs

    >>NAVY

    >>ARMY

    >>AIR FORCE

    **Candidate must be citizen of INDIA

    **Age between 16.5 to 19 years.....ALL THE BEST FRIEND

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    To get into INDIAN NAVY you need to apply for NDA or CDS exam.

    About NDA exam:-

    NDA stands for National Defense Academy.
    • This is conducted by UPSC for those who are interested in gettign in to Defene services.
    • UPSC conducts this exam twice every year.
    • Only male un-married Students are eligible to apply for this exam.
    • You need complete your 12th from a reconized board to apply for this exam.
    • Your age need to be between 16.5 to 19 years.
    There are mainly 3wings which are in NDA :-
    1. Army wing,
    2. Air force wing,
    3. naval wing.
    • For apply for Army wing you need to complete your 12th exam.
    • But for Air force and Naval you need to complete 12th with physics and maths subjects included
    .

    So to apply online and for more information regarding NDA notification visit the official website of UPSC at:- http://upsc.gov.in


    About CDS exam:-

    CDS stands for Combined Defense Services.
    • The CDS Exam is conducted twice in a year by the UPSC for recruitment into the Indian Military Academy Officers.
    To apply for this exam :-
    • For I.M.A. and Officers’ Training Academy-Degree of a recognised University or equivalent.
    • For Indian Naval Academy : Degree in Engineering.
    • For Air Force Academy : Degree of Recognized University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.
    • Only unmarried graduates are eligible to write the exam of CDS.

    Age Limit -
    • Indian Military Academy - 19-24 Years
    • Air Force Academy - 19-23 Years
    • Naval Academy - 19-22 Years
    • Officers’ Training Academy - 19-27 Years
    Candidates who are studying in the final year Degree course and have yet to pass the final year degree examination can also apply but they will be required to submit proof of passing the degree examination to reach the Army HQ/Rtg.

    For applying for this exam visit the official website of UPSC at www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    sir/mam...i am a student of cls 12sc bt nt pcm ..i took up PCB but i am very interested in joining both air force and navy..is there no way dat i cn try for any of this wihout having taken up maths ...??

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Yes you can join Indian Navy but for this you must have to qualify its educational requirement .
    You must have studied science at class 10th and physics , chemistry and mathematics in class 12th.

    For joining Indian Navy you must have to qualify in NDA examination.

    UPSC every year two times conduct NDA examination.
    Only class 12th pass and appeared in class 12th are eligible.

    Age limit:
    16 1/ to 19 years.
    Thanks

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Hello Friend.........

    Indian Navy is one of the Defense Services in India and after completing your 12th class you can appear for the Indian Navy if you satisfy some of the qualifications which are required for appearing to the Indian Navy selections.These Defense sectors selections are done after completing the 12th class or either completing the graduation or the bachelor degree course of study

    The Defense sectors selections after 12th are through the NDA National Defense Academy selections are done and after the completion of the graduation you can enter in to the Defense Sectors through the Combined Defense Services selections and this Indian Army is also one of the three Defense Services in India.........

    As you are of the 11th class and after completing your 12th class you can enter in to the Defense Services through the NDA examination.and the Qualifications required for appearing to the Indian Navy selections are..........
    Eligibility for Indian Navy-
    >>Age Limit-
    should have attained the age of 161/2 years and should not exceed the age of 19 years
    >>educational Qualifications-
    should have completed the 10+2 class of study in the Mathematics and Physics related branch of study.
    >>Marital Status and Sex-
    Only the male candidates who are un married are only eligible for appearing to the Indian Navy.....
    >>Nationality-
    Should belong to the citizen of India........
    These are the minimum qualifications which are required to appear for the Indian Navy.

    You can join the Indian Navy if you satisfy these qualifications and one has to attend to the selections procedures for attending to the Indian Navy selections and you need to qualify all the rounds for getting selected in to Indian Navy........
    *Written Test
    *Medical Test
    *Interview
    REGARDS:

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Hi,
    You can join Indian Navy by qualifying in NDA exam held twice in a year.
    The required qualifications are:
    1. You must have Science in 12th with Maths and Physics and you should obtain 60% marks in there subjects.
    2. You must be an Indian National or a subject of Nepal, Bhutan, Tibetian refugee with the intention of permanently setting down in India.
    3. Your age should be between 16.5 to 19 years.
    4. You must be unmarried male.
    5. You must be physically fit.
    Regards

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Hello Friend........

    You can join in Indian Navy with your 12th standard

    but, first you can crack the NDA Examination

    NDA Stands for National Defense Academy

    This Examination is conducted by Union Public Service Commission in yearly twice.....

    i.e.

    NDA - I

    &

    NDA -II

    NDA Have 3 wings : -

    1. Indian Air Force

    2. Indian Navy

    3. Indian Army


    Eligibility Criteria for NDA Examination : -

    ** Candidates must have a 12th standard from any recognized university

    ** Candidates age should between 16.5 to 19 years

    ** Candidates should be a citizen of India

    ** Only unmarried male candidates are eligible for this examination

    *****

    **Selection Procedre : -

    1. Written Examination

    2. Medical Test

    3. Interview.......etc.

    all the best.......

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Hello Friend,

    To Join INDIAN NAVY you need to apply for NDA or CDS exam.
    NDA & CDS is best and reputed examination for join Indian navy or Indian Army. These exams is most reputed examination in India.


    Full Details of NDA Examination::-

    NDA stands for National Defense Academy. This is conducted by UPSC(Union Public Service Commission)
    UPSC conducts this exam twice in every year.



    Three wings in NDA :-

    Army Academy
    Naval Academy
    Air Force Academy



    ELIGIBILITY ==>


    Educational Qualification:-

    For Army Academy :- You should Complete 12th standard in any discipline from recognized university.
    For Naval and Airforce Academy :- You should complete 12th standard in science with Physics and Mathematics as a Main Subject in 12th board Examination.


    Age Limit:-

    Your age should be 16.5 years to 19 years.


    Other:-

    Only Unmarried Male Candidates Allowed.
    you must Physically Fit.


    Physical Eligibility:-

    Height:

    Army Academy- 157.5 cms.
    Naval Academy- 157 cms.
    Air Academy- 162.5 cms.


    Chest:

    79cms. - Normal
    84cms. - Expand




    Full Details of CDS Examination::-


    CDS stands for Combined Defense Services. The CDS Exam is conducted twice in a year by the UPSC.


    CDS have Four Wings ::-

    Indian Militry Academy(IMA)
    Naval Academy
    Air Force
    Officer's Training Academy(OTA)



    Eligibility Criteria ::=>

    Educational Qualification ::-

    IMA & OTA- Degree of a recognized University.

    Naval Academy- B.Sc. with Physics & Mathematics or Bachelor of Engineering

    Air Force Academy- B.Sc. with Physics and/or Mathematics or Bachelor of Engineering.


    Age Limit ::=>

    19-24 Years Indian Military Academy

    19-22 Years Naval Academy

    19-23 Years Air Force Academy

    19-25 Years Officers’ Training Academy



    ...........BEST OF LUCK........

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Hi friend,

    Yes you are navy after completing 12th standard.

    To join navy exam you can apply for the NDA exam.

    NDA stands for National Defence Service. This exam conducted by the UPSC twice in a year.

    NDA has three wings:

    Navy
    Indian Army
    Indian Air force

    Eligibility Criteria:

    You should complete the 12th standard from any recognized university.

    To join the Navy exam you need physics chemistry and mathematics subjects compulsory.

    Your age limit should be between 16.5 to 19 years.

    Male candidates are eligible. Candidate should be unmarried. Girls are not eligible.

    You should be physically and medically fit for this exam.

    Selection Process:

    Written Test

    Medical Test

    SSB Interview

    Referred Site:

    http://www.upsc.gov.in

    All the best.

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Hi........
    Friend
    You are eligible for the INDIAN NAVY After 12th standard....After completing your 12th standard you will apply for NDA

    NDA stands for national eligibility test........it offers 3 types of exams they are

    **INDIAN ARMY

    **INDIAN NAVY

    **AIRFORCE

    ELIGIBILITY:

    **Candidate must be complete 12th standard with MPC

    **Must gain 60% in MPC

    **Age in between 16.5 to 19

    **Unmarried candidates are eligible for this exam

    **Height must be 175cm

    ..............GOOD LUCK...........

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Dear friend

    Surely, you can join Indian navy after your 12th but there are few criteria for that which are here under :-

    Dear you will have to crack NDA exams which is held twice in a year by union public service commission .

    For this exam you must have qualifications given below :-

    -----You must be an unmarried male candidate .

    -----Your age must lie within 16.5 years to 19 years .

    -----You should have a citizenship either India or Bhutan or Nepal .

    -----You must have done your 12th with Physics , Chemistry & Mathematics as your main subjects from any recognized university .

    Hope the reply helps you & good luck for your career and future .

    Avinashparashar .

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Hello My Dear Dude....


    To appear for Indian Navy you need to first give the "" NATIONAL DEFENSE ACADEMY "" exam


    For that you must have a minimum of 12th class from a recognized university

    The minimum age must be 16.5 years

    Maximum age is allowed up to 19 years

    You must be an Indian Citizen

    Only Unmarried male candidates are eligible to apply for the N.D.A exam


    There is no Age relaxation


    ALL THE VERY GOOD LUCK

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Yes my dear friend,

    You can join Indian Navy after completion of 12th because you are eligible for it.So you have to no need to check the eligibility criteria but you have to give the entrance exam for it.

    To join Indian Navy you must have completed your 12th with science stream because then only after you will be eligible for it.Arts and commerce students are not eligible for Indian Navy.



    NDA is the entrance exam which is used to enter into the field of civil services.As there are three types of civil services that are comes under NDA and those civil services are as follows:

    1.Indian Navy
    2.Indian Air Force
    3.Indian Military

    But as you are interested about the Indian Navy then you have to complete your 12th with science stream only because only then after you will be eligible for it.

    NDA stands for National Defense Academy and it is an entrance exam which is given after completion of 12th with any of the stream.It is given after completion of 12th but if you want to join after graduation then you have to give the CDS entrance exam.

    The eligibility criteria for NDA:

    1.You must be an Indian.
    2.Your age should lies between 16.5 to 19 years.
    3.Your eye sight should be correct i.e.6/6.
    4.You must be physically fit.
    5.Girls are not eligible for it.
    6.Only unmarried males are eligible for it.



    NDA syllabus:

    Paper-1: Mathematics (Code No. 01) (Maximum Marks – 300)

    1.Algebra
    2.Matrices and Determinants
    3.Trignometry
    4.Analytical Geometry of two and three dimensions
    5.Differential Calculas
    6.Integral Calculus and Differential equations
    7.Vector Algebra
    8.Statistics and Probability


    Paper-2: General Ability Test (Code No. 02) (Maximum Marks-600)

    1.Section “A” (Physics)
    2.Section “B” (Chemistry)
    3.Section “C” (General Science)
    4.Section “D” (History, Freedom Movement etc.)
    5.Section “E” (Geography)
    6.Section “F” (Current Events)


    Thank u!!

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Yes you can join the Indian Navy after the 12th class. If you have completed 12th class with more than 60% marks with the PCM subject then you can apply for the NDA/SSR/Artificial Apprentice exams after giving the exams you can be join Indian Navy as a officer/soldier.

    Selection process for Indian Navy:
    • Written exam
    • Physical test
    • Medical test

    Required qualifications to join Indian Navy:
    • Passed 12th class from any recognised board
    • Candidate should have obtained more than 60% marks
    • There should not be any backlog

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    when a student was complete 12th with biology and that student want to come in navy armed force its possible???????or not?????

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    Hello,


    Yes after 12th you can join Indian Navy .

    You can join Navy through NDA entrance Exam .

    UPSC conducts Nation Defence Academy for Three wings:

    * Airforce Wings
    *army wings
    * Navy wings


    Elligibity:

    * Candidates must have pass 12th with science stream as Physics and Maths compulsory subjects.

    * Candidates must have citizenship of India.

    * Candidates age must be minimum 16.5 years and Maximum 19 years.

    *Girls are not allowed for NDA.

    *Candidates should be Physically fit.

    All the Best.

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    Re: Can I join Indian Navy after 12th? What are the required qualifications to join Indian Navy?

    hi
    yes you can join indian navy after 12th...
    you have to appear an entrance exam,....
    you have to qualify NDA before joining NAVY....
    after you qualify NDA...you have to go through PI and GD.....
    well once you qualify GD you will have to go for physical examination....
    once you qualify it you will be in....

    best of luck

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