Indian Navy Recruitment INCET-01/2023


The Indian Navy has exciting opportunities for individuals seeking a career in the defense sector. The Indian Navy Civilian Entrance Test (INCET-01/2023) is set to recruit candidates for various positions, including Chargeman, Senior Draughtsman, and Tradesman Mate. This article provides a comprehensive overview of the recruitment process, essential dates, eligibility criteria, and how to apply.

    Vacancy Details:

    The total number of vacancies for INCET-01/2023 is 910, distributed across different positions as follows:

    General Central Service, Group ‘B (NG)’, Non-Gazetted, Industrial, Non-Ministerial:

    Chargeman (Ammunition Workshop): 22

    Chargeman (Factory): 20

    Senior Draughtsman (Electrical): 142

    Senior Draughtsman (Mechanical): 26

    Senior Draughtsman (Construction): 29

    Senior Draughtsman (Cartographic): 11

    Senior Draughtsman (Armament): 50

    General Central Service, Group ‘C’, Non-Gazetted, Industrial:

    Tradesman Mate: 610


    Indian Navy INCET-01/2023 Recruitment

    Important Dates:

    Starting Date to Apply Online & Payment of Fee: 18-12-2023 at 10.00 hrs

    Last Date to Apply Online & Payment of Fee: 31-12-2023 at 23:59 hrs

    Examination Fee:

    For All Other Candidates: Rs. 295/-

    For SC/ST/PwBDs/Ex-Servicemen and Women candidates: Nil

    Payment Mode: Through online mode by using net banking or by using Visa/ Master/ RuPay Credit/ Debit Card/ UPI

    Age Limit:

    Minimum Age Limit: 18 Years

    Maximum Age Limit for Chargeman & Tradesman Mate: 25 Years

    Maximum Age Limit for Senior Draughtsman: 27 Years

    Age relaxation is applicable as per the rules.


    For Chargeman (Ammunition Workshop & Factory): Diploma (Relevant Engg), Degree (Physics or Chemistry or Mathematics)

    For Senior Draughtsman (Electrical/ Mechanical/ Construction/ Cartographic/ Armament): Matriculation & Diploma or Certificate in Draughtsmanship from an Industrial Training Institute

    For Tradesman Mate: 10th Standard, ITI (relevant trade)

    Pay Scale:

    General central services, Group "B(NG)" Non Gazetted, Non- Non-Non-Ministerial. Pay band as per seventh  CPC, Level 6  Rs 35,400 -112400. Plus other allowances like DA, HRA, MA, etc as per government rule.

    How to Apply:

    Visit the official website of the Indian Navy.

    Navigate to the recruitment section and click on the INCET-01/2023 notification.

    Read the full notification carefully before applying.

    Click on the apply online link and fill in the required details.

    Pay the examination fee through the specified online modes.

    Submit the application before the last date.

    Official Notification- INCET-01/2023

    Apply Here- Indian Navy Apply Here

    Selection Process:

    The selection process consists of the following steps. At first, is screening of applications initially shorted the proper applications. The online Computer Based Test (CBT) consists of Multiple Choice Questions. MCQ are also in two languages English and Hindi.
    *** The exact date and time & venue of the online examination will be communicated through a registered mobile and Email ID. Candidates are requested to visit the official website from time to time for further updates.
    *** Provisional appointment letter will be issued based on merits only for document verification and medical and other requirements as specified by the Government Of India and appointing authority. 

    Syllabus For Examination:

    Group B(NG)Posts

    • General Intelligence
    • General Awareness
    • Quantitative aptitude
    • English language

    Group c Posts

    • General Intelligence
    • General Awareness
    • Quantitative aptitude
    • English language


    If you meet the eligibility criteria and aspire to join the Indian Navy, don't miss this golden opportunity. Read the full notification for detailed information and apply online before the deadline. The Indian Navy looks forward to welcoming motivated individuals to contribute to the nation's defense forces.