Join Pakistan Navy as a Short Service Commissioned Officer (SSC)

Pakistan Navy is recently inviting the energetic, brave, dynamic and expert applicants which are required to join this force Through Short Service Commission Course 2024-B as (Operation (Aviation & SSG (N)), Mechanical Engineering (Surface, Aviation), Supply (Surface), Weapon Engineering (Surface, Aviation), Ordnance, Medical Branches (GDMOs, Anesthesia Including Cardiac Anesthesia, Cardiologist, Paediatric Cardiology, General Medicine, Endocrinology, Oncology, Critical Care Medicine / Intensivist, Emergency Medicine as ER Specialist, Ophthalmology, Gen Surgery, Neuro Surgeon, Cardiac Surgery, Plastic Surgeon),  Education (English, Physics, Maths, Pakistan Studies, IT/Computer Sciences, Islamic Studies, Management Sciences (Finance), Chemistry), Naval Law, Special (Information Technology, Public Relations, Special) Through SSC Course 2022-B to join and also fulfill your desires by joining this force.

So, there are multiple courses that have been given the choice to apply and serve your skills as well with heart and soul. Both Male / Female are welcome to apply for these government jobs branches with relevant qualifications as per the demand fields available to apply. So, it is high time on behalf of you to come forward and get employed in this well-known defence force if you are fulfilling the criteria and skills. So, now let’s head towards its further upcoming details below all with the given heading to get to know regarding its details.



Basic criteria for Short Service Commission in Pakistan Navy-2024

Candidates may register themselves by visiting Pakistan Navy website (
Note: Applications sent directly to Recruitment Directorate at Naval Headquarters will not be entertained

Selection Programme / Procedure for Join Pak Navy Through Short Service Commission Course 2024 A

  • Male/Female citizens of Pakistan
  • Entrance test date will be intimated by respective PNR&SC through website.
  • Computer based test/ e-testing will be conducted in following subjects:
    • Intelligent Test
    • Academic Test
  • Age as per add
  • Height: Male 5’4’’, Female: 5’ (Minimum)
  • Preliminary medical/ interview: Application forms will be issued to those candidates who qualify the entrance test, preliminary medical and interview conducted at respective PNR&SC.
  • The candidates applying for Operations branch are to undergo Physical Efficiency Test (PET) as per following criteria:

For Marines

RunningOne Mile (1.6 km)8.30 Minutes
Push-ups10 Repetitions02 Minutes
Sit-ups10 Repetitions02 Minutes
Chin-ups02 Repetitions02 Minutes

For SSG(N)

RunningOne Mile (1.6 km)8.30 Minutes
Push-ups22 Repetitions02 Minutes
Sit-ups22 Repetitions02 Minutes
Chin-ups06 Repetitions02 Minutes
Squat Thrust22 Repetitions02 Minutes
  • Only shortlisted candidates as per merit will be called for Test/ interviews at ISSB.
  • Medical Examination of ISSB / personality recommended candidates at the nearest CMH/Naval Hospitals.
  • Test /Interview at ISSB except Medical Branch candidates.
  • Personality test at PNR&SC for Medical Branch candidates only.
  • Interview by PN Selection Board.
  • Final selection will be done by Naval Headquarters in order of merit.


  • The candidates are advised to get ear waxed & teeth cleaned by a specialist doctor prior reporting for medical examination.
  • Medical Branch Specialist will be stationed at Karachi/Islamabad (except one tenure outside). Evening practice and teaching at PN hospital as per policy.

Other Benefits
for Join Pak Navy Through Short Service Commission Course 2023 A

  • Free Medical treatment of self/ Family and Parents.
  • Family accommodation or house rent allowance and servant facility or allowance after marriage.
  • Opportunities for visits/ courses/assignments abroad
  • 50% concession for Self/ Family on travel by Air/Railways.
  • Subsidized Education of children in Bahria Colleges/ University/ various professional institutions.
  • Additional 40% of basic pay and extra Ration for SSG(N) personnel.


Following are ineligible:

  • Rejected by ISSB/GHQ/NHQ/AHQ selection Board.
  • Twice after Post Graduation.
  • Twice before Post Graduation and once after Post Graduation.
  • Once before Post Graduation and once after Post Graduation.

However, those who achieve even higher qualification i.e Ph.D and FRCS/equivalent are eligible for additional chance. This chance is only applicable when there is requirement of Ph.D and FRCS candidates.

  • 3rd chance of ISSB is not applicable for Operations Branch being the graduate course.
  • Twice screened out at ISSB.
  • Tested within four months (120 days), gap of previous appearance in ISSB( For not recommended candidates).
  • Tested within one year validity period as validity of ISSB/GHQ/NHQ/ selection Boards stands for one year (for recommended candidates).
  • Dismissed /removed/resigned from Government Service.
  • Convicted by a court of law for offence involving moral turpitude.
  • Declared Unfit by Appeal Medical Board.
  • Declared Medically Unfit due to Hepatitis B&C (AMB cannot be requested).
  • Declared Unfit by any Armed Forces Hospital except those cleared by Appeal Medical Board.
  • Withdrawn from any bonded Armed Forces college/Institution on disciplinary grounds.
  • Withdrawn/resigned/dismissed from Armed Forces inclusive Academy/Training Institutes on any ground.
  • Married to a Foreign National.
  • Submitting tampered academic certificates.
  • Concealment of information in the application form.
  • Females in family way.
  • Candidates holding dual nationality unless they surrender the same prior to
  • Commissioning /Passing out or within period of 6 months of joining PN, whichever is earlier.

*Note : Married Female candidates are to provide an undertaking stating that “She will not be in family way” at the time of joining and during training time for Join Pak Navy Through Short Service Commission Course 2023 A.

Online Practice Tests to pass Initials of Short Service Commission Officers in Pak Navy