Indian Coast Guard an Armed Force of the Union, offers a challenging career to young and dynamic Indian male candidates for various branches as an Assistant Commandant (Group ‘A’ Gazetted Officer). Registration of ‘online’ application will be through Coast Guard recruitment website www.joinindiancoastguard.gov.in.



General Duty: Born between 01 Jul 1997 to 30 Jun 2001 (Both dates inclusive). Male (i) Candidates who have passed Bachelor’s degree from any recognised university with minimum 60% marks in aggregate (i.e. 1st Semester to 8th Semester for BE/B.Tech Course or 1st year to last year for Bachelor Degree candidates wherever applicable). (ii) Mathematics and Physics as subjects up to intermediate or class XIIth of 10+2+3 scheme of education or equivalent with 60% aggregate in Mathematics and Physics. {Candidates not in possession of Physics and Maths in 10+2 (intermediate) or equivalent level are not eligible for General Duty (GD)}.

Technical (Engineering & Electrical): Born between 01 Jul 1997 to 30 Jun 2001 (Both dates inclusive). Male (i) Engineering degree with 60% marks in aggregate or Should have passed Sections A and B examination from the Institution of Engineers (India) in any of the discipline listed below with 60% marks:- (a) Engineering Branch. Naval architecture or Mechanical or Marine or Automotive or Mechatronics or Industrial and Production or Metallurgy or Design or Aeronautical or Aerospace. (b) Electrical Branch. Electrical or Electronics or Telecommunication or Instrumentation or Instrumentation and Control or Electronics and Communication or Power Engg. Or Power Electronics. * All the above streams of Engg. Must be recognized by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE). (ii) Atleast 60% marks in aggregate in Physics and Maths in 12th class. or Three year diploma course with an aggregate of 60%.

GD: 40 

 Tech (Engg / Elect): 10

Additional Eligibility Criteria. (a) While short listing applications for call-up, priority will be given to candidates with higher percentage of marks in the degree. (b) Only candidates cleared their final year/ final semester exams and completed their degrees are to apply. (c) Candidates withdrawn on disciplinary grounds from any other service training academy are not eligible to appear. (d) Candidates should not have been arrested, convicted or prosecuted on criminal charges. (e) Free boarding & Lodging facility for the duration of FSB will be provided. To & Fro rail fares (AC III Tier / Chair car) or actual bus fare to the candidates appearing in FSB (Stage-II) will be reimbursed as per GOI policy.

How to Apply:

 (a) Applications will be accepted only 'Online' from 0001 hrs on 04 Jul to 14 Jul 21 upto 2359 hrs for the above said posts. The important instructions for filling up of the online applications are as given below: - 

(i) The name of the candidate, father/mother's name and date of birth should be same as mentioned in the Xth class passing certificate. Any mismatch in name & date of birth in the application will result in rejection of the application. 

(ii) Indicate exact percentage of XIIth and Graduation marks upto two decimals and this is not to be rounded off. 

(iii) Candidates to choose any one venue for PSB out of the options displayed. 

(iv) Filling up of information like personal email ID and Mobile number of the candidate is compulsory. The date, time and venue of the test and other information will be informed through personal email ID/ CG Recruitment website. 

(v) Applicants, either current or permanent address of online application should be same as the address mentioned in caste/category certificate (SC, ST, OBC & EWS). 

(vi) In case of OBC non-creamy layer (NCL), the category certificate should not be more than 3 financial years old and for such cases renewed/fresh certificate to be produced.

(b) To fill up "Online" application the candidates need to logon to the Website www.joinindiancoastguard.gov.in and click on “opportunities” button. Read the instruction carefully and proceed for filling up application form as given below:- 

(i) Select the advertisement for Recruitment of Assistant Commandant01/2022 Batch. 

(ii) Select any one post to be applied from any one of the following:- (aa) Asst Commandant General Duty (Male). (ab) Asst Commandant (Engineering & Electrical) – Male

(iii) Click on the 'I Agree' button and the 'Online Application' will be displayed. 

(iv) Proceed to fill the application (All Star (*) marked entries are compulsory and to be filled). 

(v) Candidate have to upload the photograph and signature in jpeg format (image quality 200 dpi). The size of photograph and signature must be between 10 kb to 40 kb and 10 kb to 30 kb respectively. (aa) Candidates shall ensure that all data is checked before clicking submit button. Any variation from Xth certificate regarding name, father’s name, date of birth, percentage (%) in XIIth marksheet and category will not be allowed to sit in the examination. (ab) All candidates shall correctly fill up their mobile no. and e-mail ID. In case, the candidate has not having mobile no., his/her parent’s/guardian’s mobile no. is to be mentioned with name.

(vi) On successful submission of the online application a unique Application/Registration number will be provided to the candidate. Candidates must note down this application number for future reference and for retrieval/ reprint of e-admit card. Applicants are to take print out of the E-admit card through URL https://joinindiancoastguard.gov.in/reprint.aspx from 20 Jul 2021 onwards. For candidates not meeting the eligibility criteria, a ‘Rejection Slip’, giving the cause of rejection with the ‘Application Number’ will be displayed. Short-listing criteria will be based on higher percentage of marks. 

(vii) Candidates are required to bring 02 copies of system generated E-Admit card having allotted roll number with recent identical photograph with blue background (not older than 03 months) and to be carried at the recruitment centre. Candidates shall bring all original documents and keep one application form ready along with photo copies of all documents required i.e. class X th certificate and mark sheet showing date of birth, XIIth class certificate along with mark sheet showing subjects, Degree certificate showing percentage of marks, caste certificate wherever required and NCC 'C' Certificate/Games certificate duly attested. Any candidate who does not carry all these documents at the time of PSB and FSB shall not be permitted to appear in the exam.

Validity of Selection: The candidate's selection pertaining to a particular batch is valid for that batch only. Qualified candidates whose names do not appear in the final merit list will have no rights for automatic selection for the next batch. Such candidates will have to undergo the selection procedure afresh provided that they meet the eligibility criteria for the fresh batch. 

General Guidelines:

 (a) Candidates should be prepared to stay for 02 days for the Preliminary Selection for which they have to make their own arrangements. 

(b) Candidates advised to regularly visit CG recruitment website www.joinindiancoastguard.gov.in for latest updates regarding change in examination dates, venues and any other information. 

(c) Due limited vacancies, Indian Coast Guard reserves the right to fix cut-off marks of the qualifying examination for applying and issue of admit card/call-up letters. No communication will be entertained on this matter. 

(d) Mobile phones or any other electronic device capable of transmitting/capturing any data are not permitted. 

(e) Any change in the postal address after submission of application must be communicated by post duly quoting your Registration number, name and branch opted for. 

(f) Original certificates should not be attached with the application form. Indian Coast Guard will not take responsibility for loss of original certificates, if attached with application. The candidate is required to bring one set of self-attested copies of all documents/certificates for verification along with originals in PSB & FSB. 

(g) The candidates are to choose only one choice of Centre from the list mentioned at Para 6 above. In case of more number of candidates applying for one centre, the centre opted can be changed by ICG view administrative reasons. The revised centre allocation to the candidates will be based on Percentage in Degree/ Graduation (candidate with higher percentage in degree will be accorded priority for their choice of centre). 

(h) The application and the original documents will be further scrutinized for eligibility prior to PSB/ FSB. If any discrepancies are observed in the documents during the PSB/FSB or at later stage, the candidature/enrollment will be cancelled. 

(i) Free boarding & lodging facility only for the duration of FSB will be provided. No lodging and boarding facilities are available for candidates appearing for PSB. 

(j) No enquiry will be entertained regarding recruitment/ enrolment after a period of six months from the PSB date.