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Navy SSR & AA


INS Chilka is situated at Khurda, Odisha. It is a Premium Naval Training Institution where all sailors of the Indian Navy get basic training. Here, all the trainees are uniformly trained for professional courses and attain attitudes and basic skills that are required to become potential sailors. The courses of Indian Navy have been designed to develop mental as well as physical faculties essential for a career at sea. To serve the nation by working as an Indian Navy Sailor via Artificial Apprentices (AA) and Senior Secondary Recruit (SSR) entries, enrolling in the Best Navy Coaching institute is a fruitful choice.

We at Bharat Defence Academy Lucknow believe in providing excellent Indian Navy SSR AA coaching to candidates who have a passion to serve the nation, love white uniforms and the ocean as well. Enroll yourself in our coaching institute and maximize your chances to get selection in Indian Navy. We have a team of dedicated faculty that will teach students to improve their ability and qualify the exam. With the help of our study material, super technique methodology, and classroom assignments, you can become a part of Indian Navy and change your life.

Before enrolling in our Indian Navy SSR AA coaching, simply check out eligibility criteria for AA SSR.

ATTENTION  - 2020 written examination; 1 Year, 6 months, 3 months , 45 days Comprehensive Course starts every monday


  • Forms- December & June
  • Exam- March & September
  • Age: Candidates must be aged between 17-20 years. 
  • Nationality: Indian or Gorkhas
  • Marital Status: Unmarried Males
  • AA: Candidates must have passed 10+2/equivalent with subjects Mathematics and Physics and must have score 60% marks in aggregate.
  • SSR: Candidates must have passed 10+2/equivalent with subjects Mathematics and Physics.
  • Written Test
  • Physical Fitness Test
  • Medical Examination


Candidate should have age between 17 to 20 years. Unmarried Male Indian citizens and subjects of Nepal and Bhutan


Selection of recruits is based on the order of merit on their performance in Written Test, qualifying Physical Fitness Test (PFT) and fitness in the Medical Examinations.

Written Test
  • The question paper will be bilingual (Hindi/English) and objective type
  • Question Paper will comprise of four sections English, Science, Mathematics & General Knowledge
  • The standard of the question paper will be that of 10+2 and the syllabus for the exam is available on website www.joinindianavy.gov.in OR www.majorkalshiclasses.com
  • Duration of question paper will be of one hour
  • The candidates are required to pass in all sections and in aggregate
Physical Fitness Test (PFT)

PFT will consist of 1.6 Km run to be completed in 7 minutes, 20 squat ups (Uthak Baithak) and 10 Push – ups. Candidates undergoing PFT will do so at their own risk. Qualifying in Physical Fitness Test is mandatory for selection.

Medical Examination

Medical examination will be conducted by authorized military doctors as per medical standards prescribed in current regulations applicable to sailors on entry.

Minimum height 157 cms. Weight and Chest should be proportionate. Minimum chest expansion of 5 cms.

Initial Medical Examination for recruitment will be considered only “Provisionally fit subject to fitness in the final medical examination”. Final Medical Examination of all selected candidates will be done at INS Chilka. Candidates, who are NOT found medically fit in the final medical examination at INS Chilka, will NOT be enrolled for training. No “Appeal” is permitted for review after the final enrollment medical examination at INS Chilka.

Visual Standards
With Glasses Without Glasses
Better Eye Worse Eye Better Eye Worse Eye
6/6 6/9 6/6 6/6


I Dec/Jan March/April
II June/July Sept/Oct


33 exam center in all over India

Port Blair Lonavala
Visakhapatnam Mumbai Angre 
Guwahati Shillong
Guwahati Aizawl
Ranchi Kohima
Mumbai Chilka
Jamnagar Chennai
Delhi Jalandhar
Goa Jaipur
Jamnagar Gangtok
Ambala Chennai
Dharamshala Arakkonam
Jammu Tirunelveli
Karwar Kanpur
Kochi Dehradun
Bhopal Almora

Paper Pattern(10+2 STANDERD)

Name of the Subject No. Of Question Duration of the Examination
Science 25 1 Hour
General Knowledge 25
English 25
Mathematics 25
  • Passage
  • Preposition.
  • Correction of sentences
  • Change active to passive/passive to active voice.
  • Change direct to indirect/indirect to direct.
  • Verbs/Tense/Non-Finite.
  • Punctuation.
  • Substituting phrasal verbs for expression.
  • Synonyms and Antonyms.
  • Meanings of difficult words.
  • Use of adjectives.
  • Compound preposition.
  • Determiners(use of a, the, any, etc.).
  • Use of pronoun
  • Physical World and Measurement.
  • Kinematics.
  • Laws of Motion.
  • Work, Energy, and Power.
  • The Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body / Gravitation.
  • Mechanics of Solids and Fluids
  • Heat Thermodynamics.
  • Oscillations.
  • Waves.
  • Electrostatics.
  • Current Electricity.
  • Magnetic Effect of Current and Magnetism.
  • Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current.
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Optics.
  • Dual Nature of Matter and Radiations.
  • Atomic Nucleus / Solid and Semi-Conductor Devices.
  • Principles of Communication.       
  • Metals and Non-Metals.
  • Organic Chemistry.
  • Food, Nutrition, and Health.
  • Physiology and Human Diseases.
  • Computer Science.
  • Culture and Religion.
  • Geography: Soil, Rivers, Mountains, Ports, Inland Harbours.
  • Freedom Movement.
  • Sports: championships / Winners / Terms / No of Players.
  • Defense, Wars, and Neighbours.
  • Current Affairs.
  • Important National Facts about India, Heritage, and Arts.
  • Dance.
  • History.
  • Languages.
  • Capitals and Currencies.
  • National : Bird / Animal / Sport / Flower / Anthem / Song / Flag / Monuments.
  • Eminent Personalities.
  • Common Names, Full forms, and Abbreviations.
  • Discoveries.
  • Diseases and Nutrition.
  • Award and Authors.
  • Relations and Functions.
  • Logarithms.
  • Complex Numbers.
  • Quadratic Equations.
  • Sequences and Series.
  • Trigonometry.
  • Cartesian System of Rectangular Coordinates.
  • Straight Lines, Family of Straight Lines.
  • Circles.
  • Conic Sections.
  • Permutations and Combinations.
  • Vectors.
  • Exponential and Logarithmic Series.
  • Sets and Set Theory.
  • Statistics.
  • Introduction to Three Dimensional Geometry.
  • Probability Function.
  • Limits and Continuity.
  • Differentiation.
  • Applications of Derivatives.
  • Indefinite Integrals Binomial Theorem.
  • Matrices.
  • Determinants.
  • Definite Integrals.

NEGATIVE MARKS - No Negative Marking

Cut off

Short-listing criteria will be based on percentage of marks scoredin 10+2. The cut off percentage will be calculated taking into consideration best of five subjects (inclusion of maths and physics mandatory).