Indian Coast Guard Navik GD Recruitment 2024


Indian Coast Guard Recruitment 2024,  Apply online for 260 Navik (General Duty) Post (02/2024)


Indian Coast Guard Navik (GD) Recruitment 2024 – Online applications are invited from MALE INDIAN CITIZENS possessing educational qualifications and age as prescribed below, for recruitment to the Post of Navik (General Duty) in the Indian Coast Guard, an Armed Force of the Union. A total of 260 vacancies were announced for the post. The application form is being accepted from February 13 to 27, 2024


Indian Coast Guard Recruitment Highlights

  • Exam Name: Indian Coast Guard Navik exam
  • Conducting Body: Indian Coast Guard
  • Exam Level: National level


Vacancy Details

Indian Coast Guard Navik GD Vacancy 2024
North 79
West 66
North East 68
East 33
North West 12
Andaman & Nicobar 3
Total 260


Important Dates

  • Notification Released: February 04th, 2024
  • Application Form 2024 Release Date: February 13th, 2024
  • Apply Online Last Date: February 27th, 2024
  • Admit Card 2024: Out Soon

Exam Date:

  • Stage I: Mid/End of April 2024
  • Stage II: Mid/End of May 2024
  • Stage III: Early/Mid Oct 2024


Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

  • Navik (General Duty): 10+2 passed with Maths and Physics from an education board recognized by Council of Boards for School Education (COBSE)
  • Note: (i) Candidates are to fill marks of all subjects as mentioned in their marksheet while filling the online application. Incorrect or incomplete filling of marks in the online application will lead to cancellation of candidature.


Age Limit

  • Minimum 18 Years and maximum 22 years
  • Candidates should be born between 01 Sep 2002 to 31 Aug 2006(both dates inclusive) applying for post of Navik (GD)
  • Note: Upper age relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC (non-creamy) candidates is applicable only if posts are reserved for them.


Application Process

    • Applications will be accepted ‘Online only’ from 13 Feb 24 (1100 hrs) to 27 Feb 24 (1730 hrs). Candidates are to logon to and follow the instructions for registering themselves with E-mail ID/mobile number
    • The candidates are to ensure validity of E-mail ID and mobile number at least up to 28 Feb 25
    • Candidates are to remember their registered E-mail ID and mobile number as the same would be encrypted in application form. If the candidate forgets his E-mail ID or mobile number, then he would not be able to login in candidate’s dashboard and neither would he be able to download E-admit card or see his result and ICG would not be responsible for this
    • No request for retrieving the registered E-mail ID or mobile number will be entertained.
  • Candidates are directed to abide by guidelines for filling application form as mentioned on
  • Candidates to abide by Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on website


Exam Fee

  • Candidates (except SC/ST candidates, who are exempted from payment of fee) are required to pay a fee of Rs.300/- through online mode by using net banking or by using Visa/Master/Maestro/Rupay Credit/Debit Card/UPI
  • E-admit card will be issued for the exam only to those candidates who have successfully paid the exam fee and who are entitled for waiver of exam fee


Selection Process

  • According to the official notification, the Indian Coast Guard Navik GD recruitment process will be divided into several stages.
  • Candidates must be declared successful in all the stages of the Indian Coast Guard Navik GD selection process 2024 to get featured in the final selection list. The ICG Navik GD recruitment process 2024 consists of the following stages.
  1. Stage I (Computer Based Examination)
  2. Stage II (Assessment/Adaptability Test, Physical Fitness Test, Document Verification, and Medical Exam)
  3. Stage III (Document Verification (Provisionally ‘Pass’ or ‘Fail’) and Pre-enrolment Medicals at INS Chilka)
  4. Stage–IV (Training)


Exam Pattern

Indian Coast Guard Navik GD Exam Pattern 2024
Section Name Exam Details Subject-Wise Details Passing Marks
Section I Maximum Marks-60

Time-45 mins.

Total no. of Questions- 60






30 (UR/EWS/ OBC category) and 27 (for SC/ST category)
Section II Maximum Marks-50

Time-30 mins

Total no. of Questions-50



20 (UR/EWS/ OBC category) and 17 (for SC/ST category)


Exam City

  • The candidate is to give five preferences for examination city in the application for Stage-I & II process. Candidates are to fill first choice within 30 Kms from the present/ communication residence
  • If no “examination city” is within 30 Km from the current address then the nearest “exam city” from the current address has to be the first choice of the candidate.


Result Declaration

  • The result of each stage of selection procedure from Stage-I to Stage-III can be accessed by login to the candidates account on ICG recruitment website

For more details and to apply, please visit the official website