Indian Coast Guard Syllabus and Exam Pattern
If you want to prepare for the exam of Indian coast guard here are the details and syllabus which will help you to prepare for this exam.
- The Indian Coast Guard Recruitment authority has released the official notification for the 2022 batch of Indian Coast Guard posts. It has also released the ICG syllabus and exam pattern for the recruitment exam.
- There are a total of 322 vacancies available for the posts of Indian Coast Guard including that of Navik, Yantrik, and Assistant Commandant.
- The Indian Coast Guard Recruitment exam dates have also been announced through the official notification of the Indian Coast Guard website.
Candidates who wish to appear for the Indian Coast Guard Exam 2022 should start their preparations by opting for the right books and study material. For that, below we have listed the Indian Coast Guard Syllabus 2022 and Exam pattern for a better understanding of candidates on how the examination would be conducted.
As the Indian Coast Guard has released major information about the ICG exam in the form of Indian Coast Guard Notification 2022, candidates get a fixed time for its preparation. Accordingly, the Indian Coast Guard Syllabus 2022 and exam pattern details are also available now. Let’s take a look at the Indian Coast Guard exam pattern under each post, that is, Yantrik, Navik, and Assistant Commandant.
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Indian Coast Guard Yantrik & Navik
The candidates need to undertake the following tests depending on the post applied for.
|Post||Sections Involved||Passing Marks||Remarks|
|Navik (DB)||Section I||30 (UR/EWS/ OBC) 27 (for SC/ST)|
|Navik (GD)||Section (I+II)||30+20=50 (UR/ EWS/ OBC) 27+17= 44 (SC/ST)||Passing in section I and II separately is compulsory|
|Yantrik (Electrical)||Section (I+III)||30+20= 50 (UR/ EWS/ OBC)
27+17= 44 (SC/ST)
|Passing in section I and III separately is compulsory|
|Yantrik (Electronics)||Section (I+IV)||30+20= 50 (UR/ EWS/ OBC)
27+17= 44 (SC/ST)
|Passing in section I and IV separately is compulsory|
|Yantrik (Mechanical)||Section (I+V)||30+20= 50 (UR/ EWS/ OBC)
27+17= 44 (SC/ST)
|Passing in sections I and V separately is compulsory|
The details of the above-mentioned sections are as follows:
|Name of Exam||Details||Subjectwise allocation||Passing Marks||Syllabus|
|Section 1||Maximum Marks – 60 Time – 45 mins. Total no. of Questions – 60||Maths – 20 Science – 10 English – 15 Reasoning–10 GK – 5||30 (UR/EWS/ OBC category) 27 (for SC/ST category)||Class 10th Syllabus|
|Section 2||Maximum Marks – 50 Time – 30 mins. Total no. of Questions – 50||Maths – 25 Physics– 25||20 (UR/EWS/ OBC category) 17 (for SC/ST category)||Class 12thMaths& Physics Syllabus|
|Section 3||Maximum Marks – 50 Time – 30 mins. Total no. of Questions – 50||Electrical Engineering – 50||20 (UR/EWS/ OBC category) 17 (for SC/ST category)||Diploma Level Electrical Engineering syllabus|
|Section 4||Maximum Marks – 50 Time – 30 mins. Total no. of Questions – 50||Electronics Engineering – 50||20 (UR/EWS/ OBC category) 17 (for SC/ST category)||Diploma Level Electronics Engineering syllabus|
|Section 5||Maximum Marks – 50 Time – 30 mins. Total no. of Questions – 50||Mechanical Engineering – 50||20 (UR/EWS/ OBC category) 17 (for SC/ST category)||Diploma Level Mechanical Engineering syllabus|
The Assistant Commandant of the Indian Coast Guard will have a total of 50 vacancies. Candidates should be well focused and prepared to own that post. The ICG Asst. Commandant Exam Pattern for the 2022 recruitment exam will be in the form of Mental Ability Test (MAT) and Aptitude Test. Check the below section for more details on the Indian Coast Guard Asst. Commandant Exam Pattern:
|Indian Coast Guard Asst. Commandant Exam Pattern|
|Mental Ability Test||Objective Type|
Indian Coast Guard Syllabus 2022F
We have now seen the Exam Pattern for each post under the Indian Coast Guard 2022 recruitment. Now, let us take a look at the Indian Coast Guard Syllabus which would help candidates to study and prepare better and know what all topics they have to cover. Given below are the post-wise details of the ICG Syllabus 2022 as per the official notification released recently:
Indian Coast Guard Yantrik Syllabus
The Coast Guard Yantrik Syllabus includes general subjects like English, Aptitude, etc that fall under the syllabus are easy for candidates to score marks. The difficult section of the examination is the concerned branches section of the candidates. The subjects that fall under the Indian Coast Guard Yantrik Syllabus are:
- General Knowledge,
- Aptitude and English and Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electronics & Telecommunication.
|Indian Coast Guard Yantrik Syllabus:|
|General Knowledge||Awards, Authors, Flowers, Defense, Culture, Religion, Languages, Capitals, Wars, Neighbors, Current Affairs, History, Anthem, Important National Fact, Heritage and Arts, Dance, Currencies, Bird, Animal, Abbreviations, Discoveries, Diseases and Nutrition, Song, Flag, Monuments, Personalities, Freedom Movement, Championships, Winners, Terms, Common Names, Full forms, Soil, Rivers, Mountains, Ports, Inland Harbours, Number of Players, Culture, Religion, Dance, Heritage and Arts|
|Reasoning||Figural Analogy, Clocks and Calendars, Number Series, Embedded figures, Mathematical Reasoning, Statements and Arguments, Blood relation, Similarities and differences, Coding and decoding, Alphabet Series, Puzzles.|
|Aptitude||Probability, Time and Distance, Quadratic Equations, Races and Games, Numbers and Ages, Averages, Mensuration, Profit and Loss, Problems on Numbers, Simple Equations, Permutations and Combinations, Compound Interest, Boats and Streams, Simplification and Approximation, Mixtures and Allegations, Simple Interest, Problems on LCM and HCF, Time and Work Partnership, Problems on Trains, Ratio and Proportion, Areas, Volumes, Percentages|
|English||Idioms & Phrases, Tenses, Synonyms, Vocabulary, Articles, Verb, Fill in the Blanks, Adverb, Comprehension, Sentence Rearrangement, Direct/Indirect Speech, Grammar, Active & Passive Voice, Transformation of Sentences, Antonyms.|
|Mechanical||Engineering Mechanics, Energy conservation, Engineering Materials, The Strength of Materials, Management Information System, Machining and Machine Tool Operations, Thermodynamics, Meteorology and Inspection, Product Design and Development, Fluid Machines, Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Theory of Machines, Operations Research, Machine Design, Industry Safety, Inventory Control, Machining, and Machine Tool Operations, Metal Casting, Production Planning and Control, Computer Integrated Manufacturing Design, Inventory Control.|
|Electrical Engineering||Non-conventional Energy sources like Wind, Solar, Biomass, Measurement of Electrical Power, Present Power Sector scenario in India and others Electrical, Power Engineering, Distribution Network Installation & load studies, Functions of capacitors & reactors, Low Voltage constraints & resolving thereof, Analysis of Dist Transformers, Meters & Testing, Engineering topics, Switchgear & protection (MC/ LV) & LT Switchgear design, and testing, Distribution HT/LT Line parameters, Performance of line fault analysis.|
|Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering||Analog and Digital Communication Systems, Control Systems, Computer Organization, and Architecture, Electro Magnetics, Advanced Electronics Topics, Basic Electrical Engineering, Materials Science, Advanced Communication Topics, Basic Electronics Engineering, Electronic Measurements and Instrumentation, Network Theory, Analog, and Digital Circuits.|
Get to know the age limit from Indian Coast Guard Eligibility & relaxation.
The subjects that fall under the Indian Coast Guard Navik Syllabus are Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, English, Quantitative Aptitude/ Reasoning, and General Knowledge/ Current Affairs. All sections are basic 12th standard syllabus which candidates have studied previously and hence makes it easier for them to score marks in this section of the examination. Given below are the details for Coast Guard Navik Syllabus 2022:
|Indian Coast Guard Navik Syllabus 2022 – Section 1|
|Indian Coast Guard Navik Syllabus 2022 -Section 2|
Indian Coast Guard Assistant Commandant Syllabus 2022
The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) Assistant Commandant Syllabus and topics that fall under them are given below for candidates to have a better understanding. The subjects included in the Coast Guard Asst. Commandant syllabus are Mental Ability and Aptitude. Given below are more details of the subject-wise topics for the Indian Coast Guard Exam 2022:
|Indian Coast Guard Asst. Commandant Syllabus:|
|Mental Ability||Algebra, Complex Numbers, Partial fractions, Mathematical Induction, Matrices, Permutations and Combinations, Theory of Equations, Hyperbolic Functions, Additions of Vectors, Binomial Theorem, Trigonometry, Probability, Random Variables, and Probability Distributions, Inverse Trigonometric Functions, Properties of Triangles, The product of Vectors, The Straight Line, Coordinate Geometry, Pairs of Straight Lines, Parabola, Locus, Hyperbola, Transformation of Axes, Integration, Circle, Ellipse, Definite Integrals, The system of circles, Limits and Continuity, Differentiation, Differential equations, Three-Dimensional Coordinates, Applications of Derivatives, Direction Cosines and Direction Ratios.|
|Aptitude Test||Test of Arithmetical and Numerical abilities, Ratio & Proportion, L.C.M, Discount, Decimals, H.C.F, Number Systems including questions on Simplification, Fractions, Percentage, Average, Profit & Loss, Mensuration, Time and Work, Time & Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Tables & Graphs.|
Best Books for the Indian Coast Guard Exam 2022
From the above sections on the Indian Coast Guard exam 2022 syllabus and exam pattern, it is clear that the exam is quite extensive. So, the candidates need the best books to prepare for the Indian Coast Guard exam 2022. For the ease of our candidates, we have provided the best books for the Indian Coast Guard Exam for making the preparation easy.
|Sr. No.||Name of the book||Author||Description|
|1||Indian Coast Guard Navik General Duty Guide 2019 Paperback||Arihant Experts||This is one of the best books available for the Indian Coast Guard exam. It has a variety of questions.|
|2||Indian Coast Guard Navik Recruitment Exam – General Duty Paperback||M.B. Lal||This book contains mock test series and numerous questions of the Indian Coast Guard exam.|
|3||Coast Guard Navik Recruitment Exam (English, Undefined, Gupta R.)||R Gupta||This book is an extremely helpful book for beginners or first-timer candidates. It provides a basic pattern of preparation and content for the Indian Coast Guard exam.|
|4||A Modern Approach To Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning||R S Aggarwal||S Chand is known for its accuracy and authenticity. The candidates can refer to this book for verbal and non-verbal Reasoning.|
|5.||A New Approach to Reasoning: Verbal, Non – Verbal & Analytical||B.S. siwali, Indu Sijwali||This is another good book for the preparation of verbal and nonverbal Reasoning. It can help the candidates in getting a grip over the exam pattern and syllabus.|
|6.||Encyclopedia of General Science for General Competitions||Experts Compilation||This book contains mock test series and numerous questions related to the General science part of the Indian Coast Guard exam.|
|7.||Objective General Knowledge||Sanjiv Kumar||For General knowledge, candidates must refer to this book. It gives the most updated insights into current affairs.|
|8.||Lucent’s General Science||Ravi Bhushan||For the preparation of the General science part of the Indian Coast Guard exam 2022, candidates can refer to this.|
|9.||High School English Grammar & Composition||Wren, Martin||For the grammar part, this is the best book available. Although this is a difficult book for beginners with due time, candidates will find it easy.|
|10.||Objective English for Competitive Examination||Hari Mohan Prasad, Uma Sinha||For the preparation of the English part of the Indian Coast Guard, exam candidates can definitely refer to it. It contains good questions from the exam perspective.|