Merchant Navy Recruitment 2023 {TOTAL POST 3571} >> Apply Online

Last Updated On 3 November 2023

Indian Merchant Navy Recruitment 2023

About Post : Explore a sea of opportunities with Merchant Navy Recruitment 2023. With 3571 vacancies across various positions, embark on a rewarding career. Apply between Oct 20 and Nov 30, 2023, and navigate your way to success. Ready for the voyage?

Overview : Attention sea enthusiasts and job seekers! The gateway to your maritime career is now open with the Merchant Navy announcing its recruitment drive for the year 2023. With a total of 3571 posts spanning from Deck Rating to Cook, this is an opportunity to chart a course for success on the high seas.





  • Application Start : 20-10-2023
  • Last Date Apply Online: 30-11-2023
  • Exam Date : Dec 2023


  • Gen / OBC :Rs.100/-
  • SC / ST :Rs.100/-
  • Pay the Exam Fee Through Online Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking Mode.

Age Limit

  • Age as on :30.11.2023
  • Minimum Age : 18 Yrs.
  • Maximum Age : 27 Yrs.
  • Read the Notification for extra Age Relaxation.

Selection Process

  • Written Exam {online}
  • Medical Exam
  • Joining Letter

Education Qualification

S.N.Post NameQualification
1Deck Rating12th pass
2Engine Rating10th pass
3Seaman12th pass
4Electrician10th pass + iti electrician trade
6Mess Boy10th pass
7Cook10th pass

Merchant Navy Vacancy Details : 3571 Post

S.NPost NameTotal Post
1Deck Rating429
2Engine Rating762
5Mess Boy657

Exam Pattern Merchant Navy

SubjectTotal QuestionsTotal Marks
Genera Knowledge2525
Aptitude & Reasoning2525

How to apply Merchant Navy Recruitment 2023

  •  Check qualification & eligibility in official notification & official website.
  • Click on the apply online link given below.
  • Fil out atoz information in application form.
  • Uploaded on your documents in required format.
  • Pay application fee online.
  • Final submit on your application form.
  • Print out application form .


When does the application process for Merchant Navy Recruitment 2023 start?

The application process starts on October 20, 2023.

What is the last date to apply for the Merchant Navy Recruitment 2023?

The last date to apply is November 30, 2023.

When will the admit cards for the Merchant Navy exam be available?

Admit cards will be available in December 2023.

What are the application fees for General/OBC/EWS categories?

The application fee for General, OBC, and EWS categories is 100/-.

Is there any fee concession for SC/ST candidates?

The application fee for SC/ST and other candidates is also 100/-, with fee payment accepted through UPI & UPI apps.

What is the age limit for applicants?

Applicants should be between 18 and 27 years old as of November 30, 2023.

What are the educational qualifications required for a Deck Rating position?

A 12th pass is required for the Deck Rating position.

How many total posts are available for the Engine Rating position?

There are 762 posts available for the Engine Rating position.

What is the selection process for Merchant Navy Recruitment 2023?

The selection process includes a Written Exam (Online), Medical Exam, and Issuance of a Joining Letter.

How can I apply for the Merchant Navy Recruitment 2023?

You can apply by checking the official notification for eligibility, clicking on the apply online link, filling in the application form, uploading documents, paying the fee online, and then submitting the application. Print out the application form for future reference.