Indian Navy MR

Indian Navy MR 2021 – The Indian Navy has released notification for Matric Recruit (MR) April 2020 batch notification for 400 vacancies. The online application form is available from 26 July to 1 August 2019. If you dream to become a sailor and join Indian Navy, then Indian Navy MR recruitment is the perfect opportunity. To apply, class 10 pass qualification is enough. Know all about Indian Navy MR 2020 including exam date, online form, syllabus, standards from here.

Latest: The online registration for Indian Navy MR April 2021 has started. Apply Here!

Indian Navy MR 2021

Indian Navy Matric Recruit (MR) 2021 is for Aug 2021 batch for course commencing in April 2020 to join Indian Navy as a sailor. Schedule of Indian Navy MR Recruitment 2020 is as follows.

Indian Navy MR Recruitment April 2020 batch Important Dates
Notification released on 19 Jul 2019
Commencement of online application form filling 26 Jul 2019
Last date to apply online 01 Aug 2019
Online exam Sep 2019
Declaration of result 30 days after exam
Issuance of Merit List 21 Feb 2020

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Job Specifications

There are 3 ways to join Indian Navy – as Officers, Sailors, Civilian. Through MR Recruit, you can join as a sailor with following job specifications.

Chef: To prepare food (veg as well as non-veg), ration accounting.

Steward: Serve food in officers mess was waiter, housekeeping, fund accounting, menu preparation, ration accounting, wines and stores.

Hygienist: Clean shower spaces, washroom, other areas.

Each profile may also be allotted other work as per service requirement.


Pay and Perquisites

As a sailor in Indian Navy through MR recruitment April 2020, you will be eligible for following pay, allowances, promotion. Also, there will be some benefits.

Pay and allowances during training Rs 14,600 per month
Pay and allowances after training Level 3 of Defence Pay Matrix (Rs 21,700 – Rs 69,100) + MSP @ Rs 5,200 pm + DA
Promotion Prospects upto Master Chief Petty Officer I entitled to Level 8 of Defence Pay Matrix (Rs 47,600 – Rs 69,100) + MSP @ Rs 5,200 pm + DA
Benefits – Sailors get books, reading material, uniform, food, accommodation.
– They also get group housing benefits, leave travel concession for self and dependents, medical treatment.
– Sailors also get annual and casual leave, house rent allowance, children education.
– Post retirement benefit of pension, gratuity, leave encashment.
Insurance cover Rs 50,00,000

Indian Navy MR 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should satisfy following criteria in order to be eligible for Indian Navy MR April 2020 batch.

Educational qualification: Class 10 / Matriculation passed.

Marital status: Unmarried.

Gender: Only male candidates can apply.

Age Limit: Born between 01 Apr 2000 to 31 Mar 2003 (Both dates inclusive).

Indian Navy MR Online Form 2020

Indian Navy invites online applications from eligible candidates for MR recruitment April 2020 batch. Candidates should apply as per schedule above. Important things to keep in mind while applying are as follows.

Things to keep ready before applying

  • Class 10 certificate
  • Class 10 mark sheet

How to apply?

  • Indian Navy MR application form 2020 can only be filled at
  • Go to official website and register.
  • Then login with registered email ID and click on current opportunities.
  • Then click on apply button.
  • After that enter all details asked in form.
  • To fill MR online form, documents such as original certificates, mark sheets, Domicile certificate and NCC certificate (if held) have to be uploaded.
  • Submit form before last date passes.

Photograph specification: It should be of good quality with blue background!

Examination fee

You need to pay following examination fee amount with application form via Visa/ Master/ RuPay Credit/ Debit Card/ UPI.

  • SC, ST are exempted from any fee
  • Rs 205 for all others

Candidates can also apply from Common Services Centres (CSC) that are available at different places in India by paying Rs 60 + GST also.

Important notes:

  • You can select any two locations for online exam.
  • Although fee concession is there for SC/ST, there is no reservation.
  • There is no option for fee refund.
  • If you have paid application fee for Indian Navy MR 2020, and successful payment is not reflected, then login to dashboard within 1 working day and check final status. If payment status is displayed as failed, then money gets automatically refunded to account.

Indian Navy MR Recruitment 2020

Selection criteria for Indian Navy MR recruitment 2020 is on basis of state wise merit of performance in computer based exam, followed by qualifying physical fitness test and medical exam.

Computer Based Examination

Indian Navy conducts a computer based exam for Matric Recruitment. Key features of the exam will be as follows.

Mode of exam CBT
Total number of questions 50
Marks for each question 01
Language of question paper Hindi, English
Type of questions Multiple choice questions
Sections in paper (1) Science and Mathematics
(2) General Knowledge
Standard of exam Class 10 syllabus
Sample paper Click here to download
Negative marking 0.25

Physical Fitness Test

This is qualifying in nature. Indian Navy MR 2020 PFT consists of following

  • 1.6 Km run in 7 minutes
  • 20 squat ups
  • 10 push ups

It is desirable to have proficiency in sports, swimming, extra curricular activities.

Medical Standards

Authorized military doctors will perform medical standards test for Indian Navy MR 2020. Candidates will have to clear all requirements applicable to Indian Navy Sailors Entry.

  • Minimum height should be 157 cms.
  • Chest and weight should be proportional. Minimum chest expansion should be 5 cms.
  • Candidate should be in good health physically as well as mentally. There should be no such defect that would affect performance of duties ashore and afloat, and also in war conditions as per Navy Order (Special) 01/2008.
  • First there will be a preliminary medical exam. then final enrolment medical exam will be at INS Chilka. If anyone is found medically unfit and they want to appeal, they can do so within 21 days to INHS Kalyani, Visakhapatnam.
  • Ears should be cleaned for wax.

Visual standards

Requirement Without glasses With glasses
Better eye 6/6 6/6
Worse eye 6/9 6/6

Tattoos: Only allowed on inner face of forearms.

Indian Navy MR Syllabus

If you have set your sights on getting entry as a sailor in Indian Navy through MR recruitment 2020, then you should prepare for computer based exam as per syllabus. Syllabus for exam is as follows.

Section A – Science and Mathematics Syllabus

  1. Nature of Matter, Universe (Planets/ Earth/ Satellites/ Sun), Electricity and its applications
  2. Force and Gravitation, Newton’s Laws Of Motion, Work, Energy and Power
  3. Heat, Temperature, metals and NonMetals, Carbon and its Compounds, Measurements in Science, Sound & Wave Motion, Atomic Structure
  4. Mathematical Simplification, Ratio and Proportion, Algebraic Identities, Linear Equations and Polynomials, Simultaneous Equations, Basic Trigonometry
  5. Simple Mensuration, Geometry, Measures of Central Tendency (Average, Median and Mode)
  6. Interest, Profit, Loss and Percentage, Work, Time, Speed and Distance

Section B – General Knowledge Syllabus

  1. Geography: Soil, Rivers, Mountains, Ports, Inland, Harbours
  2. Culture and Religion, Freedom Movement, Important National Facts about India, Heritage, Arts and Dance
  3. History, Defence, Wars and neighbours, Awards and Authors, Discoveries, Diseases and Nutrition
  4. Current Affairs, Languages, Capitals and Currencies, Common Names, Full Forms and Abbreviations
  5. Eminent Personalities, National : Bird/Animal/Sport/Flower/Anthem/ Song/Flag/Monuments
  6. Sports : Championships / Winners/ Terms/ Number of Players

Indian Navy MR Admit Card 2020

All candidates who apply as per guidelines of Join Indian Navy MR 2020, will get call letter for exam. Admit card Can be downloaded from one week before exam at Admit cards will not be sent by post.