Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Recruitment 2022: Notification, Exam Date

Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Recruitment 2022: Notification, Exam Date

ByNaveen Singh  |  Updated on: Sep 7, 2022
Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Recruitment 2022 notification out on 17 August 2022 for 02/2023 batch. Candidates can read here the detailed ICG AC notification 2022 PDF, exam date, syllabus, eligibility, selection process, and more.
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Indian Coast Guard Notification 2022 is out on 17 August 2022 for the 02/2023 batch of Assistant Commandant (Group ‘A’ Gazetted Officer). Candidates waiting to join defence forces can apply online for the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant 2022 exam from 17 August to 07 September 2022. There are a total of 71 vacancies released with the ICR AC notification 2022 for General Duty (GD), Commercial Pilot Licence (SSA), Technical (Electrical/Electronics), and Law.

All those who wish to apply for the exam must read this post until the end and get all the latest updates. Check the Indian Coast Guard exam date 2022 for Assistant Commandant, selection process, eligibility, application form link, etc. below.

Important Dates
ICG AC Apply Online 2022  -Aug 17, 2022- Sep 7, 2022

Indian Coast Guard Recruitment 2022

The apply online process for the Indian Coast Guard Recruitment 2022 started on 17 August 2022, and the last date to apply is 07 September 2022, as per the latest notification. It provides an opportunity to the aspirants who want to join the defence forces as the Coast Guards. Candidates who wish to apply for this exam must apply now without waiting for the last moment. They should be well versed with the syllabus, eligibility, selection process, vacancies, etc, for the ongoing recruitment cycle.

Check the latest updates on the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant recruitment 2022 tabulated below:

ICG AC 2022 Particulars

Details

Name of Organisation

Indian Coast Guard (ICG)

Post

Assistant Commandant

Indian Coast Guard Batch

02/2023

Application Mode

Online

Eligibility Criteria

Engineering degree

Selection Process

Screening Test

Physical Test

Interview

Medical Test

Final Merit List

Latest Updates:

  • 07 September 2022: Last date to apply online!
  • 17 August 2022: ICG AC Application process started for 02/2023 batch.
  • 18th February 2022: ICG AC apply online 2022 link activated.
  • 02nd February 2022: ICG AC recruitment 2022 notification released.

ICG Assistant Commandant Notification 2022

Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Notification 2022 PDF is officially out. The Indian Coast Guard is providing a challenging career to the young, passionate, and dynamic candidates to join Coast Guard as an Assistant Commandant (Group ‘A’ Gazetted Officers) in the General duty branch, Technical Electrical, Law, and other branches.

The official ICG notification 2022 has invited applications through a recruitment drive for 02/2023 Batch candidates to join as Assistant Commandant. The online ICG AC application form link is available from 17 August to 07 September 2022. Interested and eligible candidates must apply online for the ICG Assistant Commandant 2022 exam before the last date, 07 September 2022. Stage 1 of the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant exam date 2022 has not been announced yet. For more details, download the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant 2022 notification PDF through the direct link below.

>Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Notification (02/2023) - Download PDF

Scroll down to check more details such as important dates, eligibility criteria, selection, process, vacancies, exam pattern, and more for the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant recruitment 2022-2023.

What is Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant?

Indian Coast Guard (ICG) is a multi-mission organization under the Ministry of Defence that has rolled out the Assistant Commandant vacancies for the first time. The Assistant Commandant is often given to the second-in-command of a military, uniformed service, training establishment, or academy. This is an alluring opportunity for the candidates to join Indian Coast Guard under Group ‘A’ Gazetted Officers post.

Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Exam Date 2022

Candidates preparing for the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant exam must know the exam dates so they won't miss any upcoming events and deadlines. The Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant exam date 2022 and application dates are given below in the table as rolled out in the official notification for the 01/2023 and 02/2023 batch for your reference.

Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Events

Important Dates

Indian Coast Guard AC Notification 2022 release date

02 February 2022

ICG AC 2022 Online application starts

18 February 2022

Online application ends

28 February 2022

Admit Card Download Date

March 2022

Indian Coast Guard AC exam date for Stage 1

March 2022

Exam date for Stage 2

27 June to 07 July 2022

Indian Coast Guard AC exam date for Stage 3

July to October 2022

Indian Coast Guard exam date for Stage 4

July to December 2022

Exam date for Stage 5

End of December 2022

Result release date

Within 30 days of the exam

Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Recruitment 02/2023 Schedule:

Cadre

Stage-I

Stage-II

Stage-III

Stage-IV

Stage-V

GD

November 2022

December 2022

February-April 2023

February-April 2023

End June 2023

CPL-SSA

Tech (Engg)

Tech (Electrical)

Law

NA

How to Apply Online for ICG AC Recruitment 2022?

Candidates can fill up the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant application form 2022 online through the official website of the Indian Coast Guard. The application form dates for ICG AC recruitment 2022 are rolled out along with the notification PDF. Candidates can fill up the ICG AC application form 2022 from 17 August to 07 September 2022.

For your convenience, we have shared the direct link to apply online for ICG AC recruitment 2022 for the 02/2023 course below. Make sure to fill up the ICG AC online form following the step-by-step guidelines as discussed below to avoid the form's cancellation.

>ICG Assistant Commandant Application Form 2022 - Apply Now

Steps to Apply Online for ICG AC Recruitment 2022

Follow the steps listed below to fill out the application form for Indian Coast Guard recruitment 2022 for the post of Assistant Commandant:

  • Visit the official site of the Indian Coast Guard.
  • Click on the Apply for Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Recruitment 2022. 
  • Firstly, register yourself by providing your name and contact details. 
  • Once you register, you will receive a registration number and password on your registered mobile number and email ID. 
  • After that, log in using the registration number and password to complete the ICG AC application form.
  • Fill up the details and select the branch for which you want to apply. 
  • Upload the required documents online per the specification mentioned in the Indian Coast Guard AC Notification PDF. 
  • Pay the required application fee for Indian Coast Guard AC 2022 Recruitment per your category. 
  • Save the application form for future reference and retrieval/reprinting of the e-receipt.

Application Fee for Indian Coast Guard AC 02/2023 Recruitment

The candidates must pay the ICG AC application fee as per their category in an online mode only. Here is the required application fee for Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Recruitment 2022.

Category

Application Fee

General candidates

INR 250/-

SC/ST candidates

Exempted

Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant 2022 Eligibility

Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Eligibility Criteria have been described for various branches released under the Assistant Commandant post. The Indian Coast Guard AC 2022 eligibility norms for age limit, qualification, gender, etc., are issued by the officials along with the official notification. Only the candidates fulfilling the ICG AC 2022 eligibility will be allowed to participate in the recruitment process.

Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant 2022 Qualification

Check the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant 2022 qualification criteria for different branches as stated in the official 02/2023 notification through the table below.

Post

Indian Coast Guard Educational Qualification

General Duty (GD)

Bachelor's degree with at least 60% marks from a recognized university,

Mathematics and Physics as subjects up to Intermediate or class XII of 10+2+3 scheme of education or equivalent with at least 55% aggregate marks in Mathematics and Physics. The candidates who have completed graduation after their diploma are also eligible provided they should possess an aggregate of 55% marks in diploma with physics and mathematics in its curriculum. 

Commercial Pilot License (SSA)

Candidates must have a Class 12 or equivalent qualification in Physics and Mathematics, with a minimum of 55% in each subject. Applicants who have completed the diploma are also eligible; they must have a combined score of 55% in Physics and Mathematics. They must have a current commercial pilot license issued/validated by the Director-General of Civil Aviation. 

Technical (Mechanical)

Candidates must hold an Engineering degree from a recognized university in Naval Architecture, Mechanical Engineering, Marine Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Industrial & Production Engineering, Metallurgy, Design, Aeronautical Engineering, or Aerospace Engineering with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks.

Technical Electrical/Electronics

Applicants must have a 60 per cent grade point average in Electrical or Electronics or Telecommunications or Instrumentation or Instrumentation & Control or Electronics and Communication or Power Engineering or Power Electronics.

Law Entry

Candidates must have a law degree from a recognized university with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks.

Indian Coast Guard AC 2022 Eligibility: Gender

Out of different branches under the ICG AC recruitment, there are some branches in which only male candidates can apply, and in others, both male and female candidates are allowed to apply. As per the Indian Coast Guard AC notification 2022, female candidates are allowed to apply for Commercial Pilot Licence (SSA) and Law Entry branches, and only male candidates can apply for Technical (Electrical/Electronics), Technical (Mechanical), and General Duty (GD) branches.

Indian Coast Guard Age Limit

Those willing to apply for the Indian Coast Guard recruitment 2022 must check the age limit for different branches as mentioned in the official notification. The following table shows the Indian Coast Guard age limit 2022:

Post

Indian Coast Guard AC Age Limit

General Duty (GD)

Applicants must have been born between 01 July 1997 to 30 June 2001.

(There are 5 years of relaxation for people serving in the Coast Guard or equivalent personnel in the Navy/Air Force/Army)

Commercial Pilot CPL (SSA)

Applicants must have been born between 01 July 1997 to 30 June 2003.

Technical Mechanical

Applicants must have been born between 01 July 1997 to 30 June 2001.

(05 years of relaxation for people serving in the Coast Guard) 

Technical Electrical/Electronics

Applicants must have been born between 01 July 1997 to 30 June 2001.

(05 years of relaxation for people serving in the Coast Guard)

Law Entry

Applicants must have been born between 01 July 1993 to 30 June 2001.

(05 Years relaxation for people serving in Coast Guard or equivalent personnel in Army/Navy/Air Force)

Indian Coast Guard AC Age Relaxation

If posts are reserved for SC, ST, and OBC, then there is an upper age relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC (non-creamy layer). For qualification criteria, there is a maximum of 5% relaxation in aggregate in the degree certificate for SC/ST candidates, and no relaxation is applicable for 12th class marks except for CPL-SSA entry.

ICG Assistant Commandant 2022 Selection Process

The Indian Coast Guard Selection Process for the Assistant Commandant (AC) post is divided into five stages. The candidates must compete and crack all five steps to get shortlisted for the desired profile. Below we have described the detailed ICG Assistant Commandant 2022 selection procedure for all stages.

Stage 1: Indian Coast Guard Screening Test

  • All registered candidates must take the screening test. 
  • The exam consists of MCQ pattern questions with a maximum score of 400.
  • There are a total of 100 questions.
  • The examination lasts two hours.
  • The all-India category-wise merit list will be prepared based on the marks obtained in Stage-I (Screening Test) of the CGCAT examination.

Stage 2: Indian Coast Guard PSB

  • This Stage is only for Stage I exam shortlisted candidates.
  • The examination consists of two parts: the Computerised Cognitive Battery Test (CCBT) and the Picture Perception & Discussion Test (PPDT) (PP&DT). The Stage II examination is only for qualification purposes.

Stage 3: Includes Final Selection Board (FSB)

  • The FSB lasts five days.
  • This Stage includes a psychological test, a group task, and an interview (Personality test).
  • The board conference is held on the final day and recommended candidates are sent for Stage IV or the initial medical examination.

Stage 4: Medical Test

  • Applicants who pass Stage III must take a special medical examination at Base Hospital in New Delhi.
  • Candidates declared unfit in the Special Medical Board (SMB) are included in the merit list because they have the right to appeal the verdict and must report for appeal medicals at a designated service hospital within 42 days of the completion of the SMB.
  • If they are declared unfit during the appeal medicals, they have the option of having the results reviewed. 
  • In this case, the review is approved by the Director-General of Armed Forces Medical Services (DGAFMS) via the Directorate of Medical Services/GCHQ. 
  • If the review is approved, the designated hospital for the review's execution is specified in the approval. RMB's decision is final, and no further appeals will be accepted.

Stage V: Final Merit List

  • Applicants who pass Stage IV and are on the All India Merit List will be provisionally selected for training and must report to INA Ezhimala for the Naval Orientation Course (NOC) as directed. 
  • The All India Merit List is based on the sum of Stage-I and Stage-III marks. 
  • Candidates reporting for training at INA Ezhimala must first undergo photo and biometric verification.

Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant 2022 Exam Pattern

Candidates must be aware of the exam pattern for the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant 2022 to begin preparing for it. The Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Exam Pattern is shared here to give you a clear idea of the subjects being asked in the examination, along with the marking scheme and duration allotment.

Section

Subjects

Number of Questions (100 per question)

Total Marks (200 per section)

Duration

Section-I (for GD/PN/CPL/ SSA (Women) entry)

English

25100

 2 Hours

Reasoning and Numerical Ability

25100

General Science and Mathematical aptitude

25100
General Knowledge25100
Section II (for Mechanical entry)

English

1040

2 Hours

Reasoning and Numerical Ability10

40

General Science and Mathematical aptitude1040

Mechanical

60

240

Section III (for Electrical & Electronics entry)

English

1040

2 Hours

Reasoning and Numerical Ability

10

40

General Science and Mathematical aptitude

1040
General Knowledge

1040
Electrical and Electronics60240

Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant 2022 Syllabus

Candidates preparing for ICG AC 2022 exam must be aware of the topics asked under each subject. Thus, we have shared the detailed Indian Coast Guard Syllabus 2022 for your effective ICG AC exam preparation.

SubjectsICG AC Syllabus
Quantitative Aptitude

Number System, Percentage and Average, Time, Distance, Work, Profit and Loss, Ratio and Proportions, Simplification, Simple and Compound Interest, Number Series, etc.

General English

Comprehension, Sentence Rearrangement, Direct and Indirect Speech, Unseen Passages, Antonyms, Idioms and Phrases, Synonyms, Fill in the Blanks, Transformation of Sentences, etc.

Reasoning

Figural Analogy, Drawing inferences, Clocks & Calendars, Number Series, Embedded figures, Mathematical Reasoning, Statements & Arguments, Blood relation, Similarities & differences, Coding & de-coding, Alphabet Series, Linear & Circular Sitting Arrangements, Puzzles, etc.

General Sciences (i.e. for Physics)

Physical World & Measurement, Work, Power, & Energy, Laws of Motion, Gravitation, Kinematics, Solids & Fluids, Waves & Oscillations, Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating Current (AC), Magnetic Effect of Current & Magnetism, Optics, Principles of Communication, Dual Nature of Matter & Radiations, etc.

General Sciences (i.e. for Chemistry)

Photochemistry, Electrochemistry, Thermodynamics, Organic Synthesis, Quantum Chemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Bio-inorganic Chemistry, Chemistry of Transition elements, Inorganic reaction mechanism, Nuclear chemistry, Acids & Bases, Redox Reactions, Structure & Bonding, Analytical Chemistry, etc.

Indian Coast Guard AC 2022 Admit Card

The Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Admit Card will be made available online separately for each stage of recruitment by the officials of ICG. Candidates must enter the required credentials to download the ICG AC 2022 admit card. No hard copies of the admit card will be mailed to candidates.

Only the candidates who successfully enroll for the examination will be eligible to download the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant 2022 admit card. The admit card mentioning the exam center will be made available two to three days before the exam. The city of the exam will be displayed in the candidate's login at least 10 days before Stage 1. Moreover, we will provide you with the direct link to download the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant exam admit card as soon as it is available.

Steps to Download ICG AC 2022 Admit Card

Follow the steps written below to successfully download the Indian Coast Guard AC 2022 admit card from the official website:

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of ICG.
  • Step 2: Click on the link to admit card shown on the home page.
  • Step 3: Enter the required details.
  • Step 4: Click on the submit button.
  • Step 5: Your ICG AC admit card will appear on the screen.
  • Step 6: Download 2 copies of admit card.

Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant 2022 Result

The Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant 2022 result will be released separately for each stage from Stage 1 to Stage 5. It will be made available online. Aspirants can access their Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant exam result by logging in with the necessary credentials. The Stage 1 result is expected to be announced within 30 days after the conduction of the exam. The direct link to check the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant 2022 result will be available here.

FAQs on Indian Coast Guard Recruitment

  • Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant 2022 Recruitment provides opportunities to hundreds of candidates to apply for the post of AC in the General Duty, Commercial Pilot Licence (SSA), Technical (Mechanical), Technical (Electrical/Electronics), and Law Entry. It is a government job for those who wish to join the defence forces.

  • Yes, the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant notification 02/2023 is released on the official website. It contains complete details on eligibility, vacancies, selection process, application dates, etc., which must be checked thoroughly by the aspirants.

  • The application process for the Indian Coast Guard recruitment 2022 started on 17 August 2022. The IGC AC last date to apply online is 07 September 2022. Candidates are advised to complete the online application well in advance without waiting until the last minute.

  • Aspirants can download the Indian Coast Guard AC notification 02/2023 PDF from the direct link below. Per the notification, the online application is going on from 17 August to 07 September 2022. Check out the details for the selection process, number of vacancies, eligibility, etc. by downloading the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Notification PDF from the link as follows:

    ☛ Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Notification 02/2023 - Download PDF

  • The tentative Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant exam date 2022 for the 02/2023 batch recruitment is November 2022 for the Stage 1 paper for all branches except Law. Per the tentative schedule released with the official notification, the stage 2 exam date might fall in December 2022.

  • The mode of application for the Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant 2022 is online only. The application form link is activated till 07 September 2022. Aspirants who wish to enroll for the 02/2023 batch must complete the online application form before the last date.

  • Yes, it is a government job. The Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant comes under the Ministry of Defence, Government of India.

  • Candidates who have completed the engineering degree are eligible to appear for Indian Coast Guard AC recruitment. Both male and female candidates can apply. Check the detailed eligibility criteria for various branches in the notification for male and female candidates before filling out the form.

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