Name of Post

Branch

Age as on 1st July of the year of recruitment

Education Qualification

 Physical Standard

Assistant Commandant (GD)
(Male)

General Duty

21-25 years of Age              (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC)

Bachelor's Degree in any discipline of any recognized university by any Central / State Government / UGC with Mathematics and Physics as subjects upto class XII of 10+2+3 scheme of education

Height 157cms, Weight Proportionate to Height, Eye sight 6/6 & 6/9 without glasses

Assistant Commandant (GD)-SSA
(Female)

General Duty (Short Service Appointment for a period of 08 years, which may be extended to 10 years and further extendable upto 14 years)

21-25 years of Age (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and                  3 years for OBC)

Bachelor's Degree in any discipline of any recognized university by any Central / State Government / UGC with Mathematics and Physics as subjects upto class XII of 10+2+3 scheme of education

Height 152cms, Weight Proportionate to Height, Eye sight 6/6 & 6/9 without glasses

Assistant Commandant (GD-P/N)
(Male)

General Duty (Pilot/Navigator)

19-25 years (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC)

Bachelor's Degree in any discipline of any recognized university by any Central / State Government / UGC with Mathematics and Physics as subjects upto class XII of 10+2+3 scheme of education

Height Min 162.5 cms Max 197 cm, Leg Length Min 99 cms, Weight Proportionate to Height, Eye sight 6/6 without glasses

Assistant Commandant
(GD-P-CPL) SSA
(Male/Female)

General Duty Branch (Pilot - Commercial Pilot License - Shrt Service Appointment for a period of 08 years, which may be extended to 10 years and further extendable upto 14 years)

19-25 years (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC)

12th or equivalent and should possess current Commercial Pilot License on the date of submission of application

Height Min 162.5 cms Max 197 cm, Leg Length Min 99 cms, Weight Proportionate to Height, Eye sight 6/6 without glasses

Assistant Commandant (Tech) (Male)

Technical Branch

21-25 years (5 years relaxation for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC)

Degree in Naval Architecture/ Mechanical/ Marine/ Electrical/ Electronics & Telecommunications/ Design / Production/Aeronautical/Control Engineering or equivalent qualification

Height 157 cm Weight Proportionate to Height, Eye sight 6/12 and 6/36

Assistant Commandant  (Law) (Male/Female)

Law Branch

21-30 years (5 years relaxation for Govt. servant

(i) A degree in Law
Desirable
(i) A post graduate degree in Law.
(ii) Knowledge / Experience Assignment connected with International Law/Maritime Law

Height 157 cm/152cm(M/F) Weight Proportionate to Height, Eye sight 6/6 and 6/12 (with glass), 6/60 (without glass)

 

MEDICAL STANDARDS ON ENTRY

(a)Height (in Centimeters) (i) Asst Commandant (GD) and Technical: 157 cms minimum may be reduced by 5 cms in the case of Assamese (including those from Nagaland, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur and Tripura) Garhwal, Sikkim, Local tribes of A & N Islands and 2 cms in case of candidates from Lakshadweep, mainland settlers in Andaman and Nicobar.
(ii) Asst Commandant GD(Women) : 152 cms.
(iii) Asst Commandant (Pilot) (Men/Women): Minimum 162.5  cms and maximum 197 cms, leg length minimum 99 cms and maximum 120.0 cms.

(b)     Weight  Proportionate to the Height and Age, + 10 % acceptable.
(c)      
Chest   Well proportionate, minimum expansion 5 cms

(d)Eye Sight
(i) Asst Commandant (GD) - 6/6 (Good Eye) and 6/9 (Bad Eye) without glasses
(ii) Asst Commandant GD(P/N) - 6/6 (Both Eyes) without glasses
(iii) Asst Commandant Technical  - 6/12 (Good Eye) and 6/36 (Bad eye)

 

PAY AND PERKS

RANK AND PAY STRUCTUREE
Assistant Commandant Rs. 15600-39100 with Grade Pay Rs 5400/-
Deputy Commandant Rs. 15600-39100 with Grade Pay Rs 6600/-
Commandant(Junior Grade) Rs. 15600-39100 with Grade Pay Rs 7600/-
Commandant Rs. 37400-67000 with Grade Pay Rs 8700/-
Deputy Inspector General Rs. 37400-67000 with Grade Pay Rs 8900/-
Inspector General Rs. 37400-67000 with Grade Pay Rs 10000/-
Director General Rs. 37400-67000 with Grade Pay Rs 12000/-

The pay would include Dearness allowance, Kit Maintenance allowance and Transport allowance.
         
WOMEN ENTRY

Women in Coast Guard: Women are recruited in Coast Guard only as officers in General duty, General Duty (Pilot / Navigation) and General Duty (CPL Holders, Short Service entry) branches. The selection process for women is similar to that of male candidates. The women officers are posted in non sea going appointments. Unlike the other Armed Forces, the women officers in Coast Guard have the option to serve till superannuation, except for CPL holders and General Duty branch- Short service appointment.