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Naval Academy, Goa

Candidates, selected for training at the Academy will be appointed as cadets in the Executive Branch of the Navy.

Cost of Training

  • The cost of training including accommodation and allied services, books, uniform, messing and medical treatment of the cadets of the Naval Academy will be borne by the Government.
  • Parents or guardians of cadets are required to meet their pocket and other private expenses.
  • Financial assistance may be granted from the government, provided the cadet's parent or guardian has an income less than Rs. 1500/- per month
  • The financial assistance will be upto Rs. 140/- per month
  • Application form for financial assistance must be submitted to the District Magistrate of his District, who will with his recommendations, forward the application to the Director of Manpower Planning & Recruitment, Naval Headquarters, New Delhi-110011.

Monetary Deposit

They will be required to deposit the following amount:

Type of expense


Pocket expense

Rs. 3250

Toiletries, stationary, etc. (one month)

Rs. 650

Laundry, civilian bearer

Rs. 1750

Cinema, hair cutting, etc. (one month)

Rs. 350

Clothing and equipment

Rs. 2300

Meals and Misc expense

Rs. 200

Table money charge for cadet mess (5 months)

Rs. 1500


Rs. 9000


Selected candidates are appointed as cadets and undergo training in Naval ships and establishment as under:

Type of Training


Naval Orientation Course at Naval Academy, Goa

20 weeks

Cadets Training

6 months

Midshipment (afloat training)

6 months

Sub-Lieutenant (Technical course)

12 months

Naval Watch Keeping certificate: On completion of the above training the officers will be appointed on board Indian Naval ships for obtaining Naval Watch Keeping certificate for which a minimum period of six months is essential.