Indian Navy Musician Recruitment 2019 - Apply Online for Sailors

The Indian Navy invites online applications from unmarried Male Candidates for recruitment of enrolment as Sailors for Matric Recruit (Musician) - 02/2019 Batch. The Online registration will be start from 6th May 2019. The last date for submission of online applications is 19th May 2019.



Age Limit

Stipend and Pay Scale

Sailors for Matric Recruit (Musician)

Candidates should be born between 01 October 1994 to 30 September 2002 (Both dates inclusive). No age relaxation is permissible.

During the initial training period, a stipend of ₹ 14,600/-per month will be admissible. On successful completion of initial training, they will be placed in Level 3 of the Defence Pay Matrix (₹ 21,700 - ₹ 69,100)


(1) Educational Qualification: Candidate must have passed Matriculation Examination from the Boards of School Education recognised by MHRD, Govt. of India.
(2) Music Ability: Should have proficiency in Aural Aptitude for music with accuracy in Tempo, Pitch and singing one complete song. Should also have actual practical skill on any instrument of Indian or foreign origin with proficiency in tuning of instrument, matching unknown notes with instrument, prepared piece, sight reading of Indian Classical/ Tabulature/ Staff Notation, performance of Scale/ Raaga/ Taala and basic theory of Indian or International music.
(3) Type of Instruments on which Proficiency Required: The candidates would be required to perform with expertise on one or more instruments such as Wind Instrument, Keyboard, Guitar, Tabla, Mridangam, Pakhwaj, Dholak or any other instrument of Indian or Foreign origin. Candidates performing on Indefinite Pitch Instruments such as Jazz Drums set, Brass Drum, Snare Drums, Side Drums, Cymbals, Non Chromatic instruments such as Bugle & monotone instruments used to produce drone such as Ektara will not be eligible for recruitment
(4) Musical Experience Certificate: Candidates performing Hindustani or Carnatic Classical music on Wind Instruments will require a musical experience certificate from any musical Institute or organization of repute. A certificate of minimum Initial Grade from International Boards such as Trinity College of Music, London or Royal School of Music, London will be mandatory for candidates performing western notation or western music on Wind Instruments.

Selection Process: Selection of recruits is based on the order of merit on their performance in Preliminary Screening Board and Final Screening Board. Physical Fitness Test (PFT) and Medical Examination.

How to Apply: Eligible candidates can apply online only on Join Indian Navy Website from 6th May 2019. The last date for registration of online applications is 19/05/2019.

Important Dates:

Opening date of Online Registration of Application -> 06/05/2019
Closing date of Online Registration of Application -> 19/05/2019
Tentative dates of Preliminary Screening Board -> From 06/07/2019 to 10/07/2019
Tentative dates of Final Medical Examination -> 03 to 06 September 2019.

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