Now, take JEE (Main) to join Navy as officers

  |   India News

With state-of-the-art warships, weapons and sensors being progressively inducted by the force, it wants "sea warriors" capable of handling the intricate challenges of the massive technological revolution under way.

First, the Navy implemented plans to ensure virtually all its new officers have B Tech degrees, apart from the traditional military and leadership skills, when they graduate from the Indian Naval Academy in Kerala.

And now, it has been decided that the short-listing of candidates aspiring to join the force through the 10+2 B Tech cadet entry scheme will be based "only on JEE (Main) ranks" achieved in the all-India joint entrance exam conducted for admission into different engineering colleges.

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