Defence Jobs

Indian Navy, Under the Ministry of Defence, invited online applications for Trade Apprentice Programs for 14 trades.

Mode of Application

The application will be accepted offline, so you must apply early so that it reaches the authority before the closing date, which is 1st December 2023.

Eligibility Details

As there is no upper age limit, applicants born on or before May 2, 2010, can apply.

Physically Fit

However, per rule 4 in Apprenticeship Rules 1992, you should be physically and mentally fit.

How to Apply?

– To apply, you need to register at – Filled out the application form as per your trade – Take the printout of the application form and…


Send it 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

Merit List

Send it to: - A merit list will be drawn up to shortlist the candidates based on their marks in matriculation and ITI.

Selection Process

A written exam will be conducted for shortlisted candidates. Further on qualifying, they will be called for an Interview, oral test, and medical tests.