Eligibility Criteria for Indian Coast Guard Group A Gazetted Officer
Indian Coast Guard Eligibility Criteria for Group A Gazetted Officer Recruitment in General Duty Branch and Technical Branch, as per the official notifications Eligibility Criteria is mentioned below:
For General Duty Branch:
Education: Candidates are required to have minimum Bachelor’s degree with minimum 50 % marks in aggregate of a university recognized by the Central/ State Govt./ UGC. Should have qualified 12th standard with Physics and Maths.
Age Limits: Candidates age should be between 18 to 25 Years as on the date mentioned in the official Indian Coast Guard recruitment notification.
For Technical Duty Branch:
Education: Engineering degree with minimum 55 % marks in aggregate or Should have passed sections A and B of Institute of Engineers (India) examination in any of the Engineering discipline listed below with minimum 55 % marks.
- Mechanical Branch: Mechanical/ Naval architecture/ Marine/ Industrial and Production/ Metallurgy/ Mechatronics.
- Electrical Branch: Electrical/ Electronics/ Power Engineering/ Electronics and Communication/ Instrumentation and Controls/ Power Electronics/ Instrumentation Engineering.
Age Limits: Candidates age should be between 18 to 25 Years as on the date mentioned in the official Indian Coast Guard recruitment notification
- Medical Standards:
All candidates recommended by Final Selection Board will undergo Medical examination at nearest Military Hospital.
Height in Cm: 157 cm minimum (Reduction in height for candidates from hilly areas and tribal areas will be in accordance with the Central Govt. orders).
Weight: Proportionate to the Height and Age, + 10 % acceptable.
Chest: Well proportionate, minimum expansion 5 cm.
- Eye Sight:
- General Duty Branch: 6/6 6/9 – Uncorrected without Glass; and 6/6 6/6 – Corrected with Glass.
- Technical Branch: 6/36 6/36 – Uncorrected without Glass; and 6/6 6/6 – Corrected with Glass.