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Now we are going to give information about this entry in the Indian Navy -


ICG which mainly stands for Indian Coast Guard. The main role of the officers in the Indian Coast Guard is to protect the marine borders of the country and assist in the rescue of people at sea. Indian Coast Guard are Officer's Entry and Sailor's Entry.  

Sailor's entry has three sub- entry levels; it includes Yatrik, Navik General Duty and Domestic Branch.  


Indian Coast Guard is recruiting eligible candidates for the post of Navik (Domestic Branch) - 01/2023 Batch. The job requirement for the Navik DB is for the Cook and Steward. The recruited Navik (DB) will be paid as per the 7th Pay Commission including dearness allowance and other allowances. Furthermore, the Navik (DB) officer will be also entitled to various other benefits such as free ration, accommodation, paid leaves, medical facilities, etc. Everything you need to know about the Indian Coast Guard Navik DB salary in this article.




The selection process includes several phases- A written test , PFT (Physical fitness test) and Medical examination 



  1. NATIONALITY- Candidate must be citizen of India and document must be verified by government of India. 
  2. AGE LIMITATION - Candidate age  should be between 18 and 22 years 
  3. EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS - Candidate must pass class 10th from an education board recognised by council of boards for school education. 



The written exam includes several topics such as English, Physics , Mathematics, Basic Chemistry, Reasoning, Current affairs and Quantitative Aptitude. 


  • Vacancies for Navik DB - 40 Posts 


India Coast Guard Recruitment Application Fee- 

General/ OBC/ EWS: Rs.250/-

SC/ ST: Rs.0/-

Pay Fee Through Online Mode By Using Net Banking Or By Using Visa/ Master/ Maestro/ Rupay Credit/ Debit Card/ UPI


How to Apply for India Coast Guard Recruitment - 

Here are certain things to keep in mind while applying for the post of Navik and Yantrik at Indian Coast Guard 01/2023.


The Application will be filled online at the official ICG website.


  • First the candidate needs to register using a mobile number and E-mail ID.
  • The validity of Email and Mobile No. should be atleast upto 31 August 2023.
  • Candidates should abide by the guidelines issued by authorities 
  • Candidates should apply for only one post in one cycle otherwise the candidature might get rejected.
  • Candidates should upload all the credentials including cast certificate, educational certificates etc, as required for the post applied.
  • Additional Documents are to be uploaded for stage 2 on clearing stage 1.



  • Computer based exam is conducted which comprises 60 marks which comprises Maths, Science, English, Reasoning and General Knowledge.  The standard of syllabus is of class 10th. 
  • Those who qualify the written exam is asked to appear in Physical fitness test 
  • Final document verification and Medical exam at INS Chilka. 
  •  Candidates in the merit list are shortlisted for training at INS Chilka. 


Indian Coast Guard Navik DB Written Test - Stage I


  • The written exam will be an objective type test with each question having four options.


  • One question carries one mark each.


  • There is no negative marking in the written examination for Coast Guard Navik DB.


Breaking Rule - The Breaking rule in merit is applied in case of two or more candidates having the same marks in stage I then the tie will be broken in steps as follows 


(i) Candidate who gets more aggregate percentage in the qualifying exam that is class 10th


(ii) Candidates older in age will be held higher in merit.


Indian Coast Guard Navik DB Physical Test - Stage II


Candidates who clear the written test will be eligible for the next round, which will be the Indian Coast Guard Navik DB physical test. Following are the activities that will be performed during this round. This test will be qualifying in nature.


  • 1.6 Km run to be completed in 7 minutes.


  • 20 Squat ups (Uthak Baithak).


  • 10 Pushup


Medical Examination and Initial Document Verification - Stage III

Candidates who will clear both the initial stages i.e. the written exam and the physical fitness test, will be eligible for the Induction round. In this round document verification and final medical examination round is conducted. Candidates need to present their basic documents like education certificates etc here.


Final Medical Exam - The selected candidates will then finally be called for the final medical examination. Interested candidates should check out the medical standards or requirements to clear the selection process.


Visual Standards



  • Better Eye (6/36)without glass ; (6/9) with glass 
  • Worse Eye-  (6/36)without glass ;(6/12) with glass 



The minimum height permitted for the enrollment in the Indian Coast Guard is 157 cm.


Note: He should also have a proportionate chest with a minimum expansion capability of 05 cms. The candidate should possess good mental and physical health, should be free from any disease/ disability, surgical deformities like Knock-Knees, Flat-Foot and have no cardiovascular disease.


Documents Required for Coast Guard Navik DB - 


Certain documents will be required while filling the Coast Guard application form 2022. The candidates are advised to keep the scanned copies of the document ready while filling the form in the prescribed format. The important documents required for Coast Guard Navik are as follows - 


  • Mobile Number


  • Email address


  • Signature


  • Personal details


  • Passport size photograph


  • Academic details


  • Work Experience Certificate if any. 



The basic training for Navik (Domestic Branch)will be conducted at INS Chilka followed by sea training and professional training in the allotted trade. Branch/ trade will be allocated as per the requirement of service and performance during basic training. Basic training at INS Chilka will cover the following Subjects:


Academic and service subjects.

Sports activities

Outdoor training such as Parade Training, Sailing, Boat Pulling, Swimming, Trekking, Cross- Country, Firing etc.

Service oriented activities including maintenance of equipment, living spaces and training areas etc.


Duration of Training- 


Naviks (Domestic Branch) – 16 weeks 

On completion of basic training at INS Chilka, the trainee will undergo professional and sea training for a period of 06 months to 2 years or as decided by ICG.

Naviks (DB) are liable to be discharged as UNSUITABLE if their progress (including academic) or conduct is unsatisfactory at any time during training. Trainees are also liable to be discharged at any stage of training if their online application or the documents are found to be falsified at any stage of recruitment.




Indian Coast Guard Navik (DB) 

General Knowledge Syllabus- 


In this section, candidates need to prove their General Knowledge skills. All the happenings around the country will come under this section. Candidates need to be aware of them and answer this section wisely.


Topics under this section are: 


  • Culture and Religion
  • Geography: Soil, Rivers, Mountains, Ports
  • Inland
  • Harbors 
  • Freedom Movement
  • Sports: championships/Winners/Terms/No. of Players 
  • Defence, Wars, and Neighbours
  • Current Affairs
  • Important National Facts about India
  • Heritage and Arts
  • Dance
  • History
  • Languages
  • Capitals and Currencies 
  • National : Bird/ Animal/ Sport/ Flower/ Anthem/ Song/ Flag/ Monuments
  • Eminent Personalities
  • Common Names 
  • Full forms and Abbreviations
  • Awards and Authors
  • Discoveries
  • Diseases and Nutrition


Indian Coast Guard Navik (DB) Maths Syllabus- 

In this section, candidates need to be very good at mathematics as it is one of the toughest sections to score marks. To clear this section and the topics that come under it, candidates need to practise on a daily basis


Topics under this section are: 


  • Algebraic Identities
  • Measures of Central Tendency(Averages, Median and Mode)
  • Time, Speed & Distance
  • Time & Work
  • Profit & Loss
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Interest
  • Percentage
  • Mathematical Simplification
  • Geometry
  • Simple Mensuration
  • Basic Trigonometry
  • Linear Equation and Polynomials
  • Simultaneous Equations


Indian Coast Guard Navik (DB) General Science Syllabus- 

Candidates need to be aware of general science subjects which are listed below. This section will be of class 10 level questions. In this section, candidates should try to score as many marks as possible.


Topics under this section are


  • Nature of Matter
  • Universe (Planets / Earth/Satellites/Sun),
  • Electricity and its application
  • Force and Gravitation
  • Newton's Law of Motion
  • Work, Energy and Power
  • Heat
  • Temperature
  • Matter and Non Matter
  • Carbon and its Compounds
  • Measurements in Science
  • Sound and Wave Motion, Atomic Structure
  • Atomic Structure


Indian Coast Guard Navik (DB) Reasoning Syllabus- 

The candidate's thinking and logical ability are tested in this section. Candidates need to think critically before marking the answers in this section as it is very tricky.


Topics under this section are:​


  • Coding-Decoding
  • Spatial
  • Numerical Reasoning and Associative Ability
  • Sequences
  • Spellings Unscrambling


Indian Coast Guard Navik (DB) English Syllabus- 

The candidate's grammar and vocabulary should be perfect to clear this section. This is another section where candidates can score well and even aim for high marks.


Topics under this section are:


  • Correction of sentences
  • Active and passive voice, 
  • Direct indirect sentences 
  • Verbs/Tense/Non-Finites
  • Punctuation 
  • Substituting phrasal verbs for expression
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Use of adjectives 
  • Use of Pronouns
  • Passage
  • Prepositions
  • Sentence Correction
  • Compound preposition


Indian Coast Guard Navik DB Job Profile- 

Indian Coast Guard is hiring candidates for the post of Navik DB in the job profile of Steward and Cook. Therefore, you need to know the details of these job profiles -


  • Navik (DB) Cook:You have to prepare veg as well as non-veg food as per the menu listed by the Indian Coast Guard. You need to perform weekly accounting of food ration.


  • Navik (DB) Steward:You will be tasked with serving the food in the Indian Coast Guard’s Canteen/Mess.Perform chores related to housekeeping, waiter, maintenance, etc. You need to perform accounting of funds associated with food as well.


Indian Coast Guard Navik DB Career Growth and Promotion- 


With consistency in performance during your time as a Navik Domestic Branch Officer, you will receive periodical promotions up to the rank of Pradhan Adhikari. The basic pay of Pradhan Adhikari is Rs. 47,600 (Pay level 8) along with Dearness Allowance.


Salary Structure of Indian Coast Guard Navik DB- 


 The salary of the Navik DB officer is as per 7th Commission pay and hence, the basic pay is Rs. 21,700. Therefore, as per the government norms, you will receive the basic pay of Rs. 21,700 along with grade pay of Rs. 1900 as your basic salary. 

Perks and Additional Benefits- 

Along with a good salary, there are additional incentives for Navik DB as well. Once you are recruited by the Indian Coast Guard, you will enjoy benefits such as-


  • Ration & Clothing as per the rules set by the Indian Coast Guard.
  • Free medical treatment for family, self & dependent parents.
  • You will receive government accommodation on nominal fee charges.
  • You will be entitled to 45 days of earned leaves as well as 8 days of casual leaves per year. 
  • On top of that, you will receive travel concessions for family, self & dependent parents. 
  • Contributory Pension Schemes such as PF and Gratuity on retirement. 
  • Canteen and loan facilities (with up to Rs. 40 Lakhs on Rs. 4000 premium per month)
  • Post-retirement, you will receive ECHS Medical facilities.




Your monthly in-hand salary will include Basic pay, Grade pay, House Rent Allowance (HRA), Dearness Allowance (DA), Travelling Allowance (TA). On the other hand, there will be a few deductions such as PF and Gratuity which will factor in for the monthly Navik DB in-hand salary. 




As per the regulations, the Indian Coast Guard will release your salary slip after the salary is credited in your account. This Navik DB Salary Slip will include all fine details such as basic pay, HRA, DA, TA, PF deductions, and any other calculations required for the previous month. 


The commencement training period was scheduled for the month of October 2021. Your sea training and professional training will be evaluated during this period. Once the training is completed, branch/trade will be allocated to the Navik DB officer as per their performance in training. If your development is found unsatisfactory, you will be discharged.



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