I want to join Pakistan Navy as PN Cadet, what are the eligibility criteria?
Age for civilian : 16 ½ - 21 Years
Age for Service candidate : 17 – 23 Years
(Armed Forces in Uniform)
Height : 5’4’’ (Minimum)
Marital Status : Unmarried Male
Qualification : 60% (Minimum) Matric/O levelin Science
: 60% (Minimum) FSc/ A level with
Physics, Math & Chemistry
Physics, Math & Computer Science
Physics, Math & Statistics
I have completed my Intermediate/HSSC in Pre Medical with good aggregate, can I apply for PN Cadet?
By giving additional Math paper (Part-I-II).
I have passed FSc part-1 with good aggregate and part-2 result is awaited, can i apply for PN cadet?
Yes, you’re eligible for applying as PN Cadet. Make sure to read detailed advertisement on www.joinpaknavy.gov.pk.
I am willing to apply for PN Cadet on Hope Certificate that I will secure more than 60% on completion of FSc/ A Level. But I secured less than 65% in FSc/A Level Part-1, am I eligible? Or can I get waiver to appear for recruitment formalities?
No, You are ineligible for applying in PN as Cadet.
Can I get waiver in Age or Height or Marks or weight?
What if I was declared medically unfit by PNR&SC but I am not satisfied with decision?
If candidate is not satisfied with decision of PNR&SC on medical ground. He/ she can write application to Director Recruitment for appeal medical board (only held at CMH Rawalpindi).
If I was recommended by ISSB in previous batch but didn’t selected being low on merit. Will I have to appear before ISSB once again?
No, you just need to apply again as Repeater. You will be given consideration in Final Merit. It must be noted that ISSB is only valid for 1year. No relaxation will be granted if you missed the opportunity in 1 year.
What is Repeater candidate?
A candidate who could not be finally selected in previous batch and desires to appear in current batch.
What are the benefits to Repeater candidates?
A repeater candidate will be exempted from Initial Entrance Test. His previous record will be considered. If repeater candidate wishes to appear in Initial Entrance Test for improvement, he can appear.
If i am selected in PN but didn’t join training unit due to any issue, can I join in next batch?
Yes, Need to appear as repeater candidate in next batch.
If I am removed/ discharged/ Quit from PNA during training , can I apply again for PN?
If i resigned from services, can I apply again for PN?
Once resigned/removed/discharged from services cannot join again in any armed forces.
From where can I get entrance test preparation material or syllabus?
There are plenty of books available in market and courses are available on internet.