Somatirtha Purohit

The Naval Dockyard, Vishakhapatnam, has issued a call for applications for the recruitment of Trade Apprentices by the Indian Navy. 

Eligible candidates who are interested in applying can submit their applications online via the official website 

The deadline for application submission is January 1, 2024.

Indian Navy Recruitment Details

Total Vacancy: 275 posts

  • Electronics Mechanic: 36 posts

  • Fitter: 33 posts

  • Sheet Metal Worker: 33 posts

  • Carpenter: 27 posts

  • Mechanic: 23 posts

  • Pipe Fitter: 23 posts

  • Electrician: 21 posts

  • Painter: 16 posts

  • R & A/C Mechanic: 15 posts

  • Welder: 15 posts

  • Machinist: 12 posts

  • Instrument Mechanic: 10 posts

  • Mechanic Machine Tool Maintenance: 6 posts

  • Foundryman: 5 posts

Educational Qualification

Applicants must have successfully completed SSC/Matric/Std X with a minimum aggregate of 55%. Additionally, candidates should possess an ITI (NCVT/SCVT) qualification with a minimum aggregate of 65%. Candidates who graduated during the Covid-19 pandemic and hold certificates without marks/grade points/pass percentage will be considered eligible separately for participating in the written examination, provided they meet other eligibility criteria.

Age Limit

The minimum age requirement is 14 years, while for hazardous occupations, the minimum age is 18 years. There is no upper age limit for apprenticeship training.

Selection Process

  • Shortlisting

  • Written test

  • Interview

  • Medical examination

How To Apply

  • Visit the official website at 

  • Register and proceed with the application 

  • Fill out the application form with proper credentials

  • Send the duly filled application form to “The Officer-in-Charge (for Apprenticeship), Naval Dockyard Apprentices School, VM Naval Base S.O., P.O., Visakhapatnam - 530 014, Andhra Pradesh” by Post

For more details, check the official notification.