Yes, 12th Commerce & Arts students are eligible to join the Indian Navy, but there are limited post options. Only Science students can study further for the Indian Navy (through NDA) and get officer rank posts as per their eligibility.
If you are a Biology student and have studied Maths and Physics as the compulsory subjects in +2, then you stand eligible to apply in the naval Services. … If you are a Biology student and have studied Maths and Physics as the compulsory subjects in +2, then you stand eligible to apply in the naval Services.
Aspirants without Maths and Physics can also apply and join the NDA, but they are restricted for joining only the Army wing, eligibility of which is, only 12th pass. The eligibility for Air Force and Navy wing, however, is Maths and Physics at the 10+2 level among others.
Arts stream students aren’t eligible to apply for Indian Navy using the NDA entry.
Eligibility Criteria to Join the Merchant Navy
You should take Science (Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics) with at least 60 % in your class 12th. You should also have 50% marks in English. You should be unmarried at the time of joining. If you are pursuing B.sc (Maritime Science, etc.)
Indian Navy vacancy 2021 Educational Qualification
Candidates who are applying for the Artificer Apprentice (AA) posts must have passed 12th with 60% or more marks in aggregate with Maths & Physics and have Chemistry/Biology/Computer Science.
Join Indian Navy Officer Recruitment: INET Entry
|Exam Type||INET Entry|
|Selection Procedure||The computer-based written examination followed by SSB|
|Educational Qualification||Bachelors degree in engineering with 60% aggregate in all semesters, as well as physics and mathematics at 10+2|
|Age Limit||21 to 24 years|
Can a bio student join army?
Candidates need to qualify in CDSE exam and then they need to be recommended by Services Selection Board in SSB interviews. Once recommended by the board, candidate will be admitted into IMA or OTA according to the course opted and vacancies available.
How to Pursue a Career in the Indian Navy
|Stream||After Post Graduation|
|path 1||Clear Class 10+2 (PCM) or XII in Science Stream (Mathematics and Physics)||–|
|path 2||Clear Class XII in Science Stream (Mathematics and Physics)||–|
|path 3||Clear Class XII in Science Stream (Mathematics and Physics)||–|
Can I give NDA without maths?
Yes bio student can give NDA exam but maths is compulsory as per eligibility criteria.
Does NDA required science?
Hi Aspirant! The qualifying education for NDA is class 10+2 with Mathematics and Physics. Therefore, a student of commere or arts can not apply for NDA as the basic academic eligibility criteria is not fulfilled.