Terms for NA, Goa

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

Cost of Training

Training cost will cover all the accommodation and allied services, books, uniform, messing and medical treatment of the cadets of the Naval Academy will be incurred by the Government.

Parents as well as the guardians of cadets need to meet their pocket and other private expenses.

Financial help may be granted from the government, given that the cadet's parent or guardian has an income less than Rs. 1500 a month.

The financial help will be upto Rs. 140 a month.

Application form for financial help 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 amount stated below:

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


Candidates who got selected are then appointed as cadets and go through a training in Naval ships and establishment as stated below:

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

When the above mentioned trainings got over, the officers will be appointed on board Indian Naval ships for getting Naval Watch Keeping certificate atleast for a period of 6 months is crucial.