In this article you will find list of Indian Navy Recruitment 2017 along with other details such as no. of vacancies available, eligibility criteria to apply, types of job post, selection procedure and updates on Indian Navy Jobs 2017 Alerts. The Indian Navy is the naval branch of the Indian Armed Forces. It is the 5th largest navy in the world. The President of India acts as the Supreme Commander of the Indian Navy. The Navy is commanded by the Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) who is normally a 4 start officer in the rank of Admiral. The Indian Navy has played an important role in India’s success in the 1971 Indo-Pakistan War. Indian Navy’s main objective is to protect the nation’s maritime borders. India also makes use of its navy to improve its international relations through joint exercises, port visits and humanitarian missions, including disaster management. In the recent times, the Indian Navy has gone through rapid transformation to replace its old equipment currently in service, this is often seen as part of “India’s drive” to build up blue-water capabilities and improve its position in the Indian Ocean region. As of the year 2015 the Indian Navy had a strength of 58,350 personnel and a large operational fleet compromising of 2 aircraft carriers, 1 amphibious transport dock, 10 destroyers, 9 landing ship tanks, 14 frigates, 14 conventionally-powered attack submarines, 1 nuclear-powered attack submarine, 24 corvettes, 25 patrol vessels, 6 mine countermeasure vessels, 4 fleet tankers and many other auxiliary vessels.