Cochin Shipyard Apprentice Recruitment 2022 – Apply Online for 356 Posts

Cochin Shipyard Apprentice Recruitment 2022: Cochin Shipyard Limited (UCSL) is inviting online applications to fill the posts of Trade Apprentices, and Technician Apprentices for undergoing one-year Apprenticeship training under the Apprentices (Amendment) Act, 1973. Candidates who complete ITI and VHSE in the concerned disciplines are eligible to apply.

About Cochin Shipyard Limited: Cochin Shipyard was conceived in the year 1969 when a team surveyed various locations in India before selecting Cochin for the launch of the first Greenfield Shipbuilding Yard in the country.

The yard commenced shipbuilding operations in 1978, ship repair in 1981, Marine Engineering Training in 1993, and Offshore Upgradation in 1999. Cochin Shipyard’s recent success in securing export orders has been achieved through consistent improvement in productivity and also aggressive marketing is undertaken in the last few years.

Cochin Shipyard Recruitment 2022 (Apprentices) Apply Online

Name of the Post: Trade Apprentices, Technician Apprentices

Total Posts: 356 Posts

ITI Apprentices: 348 Posts

  • Electrician – 46 Posts
  • Fitter – 36 Posts
  • Welder – 47 Posts
  • Machinist – 10 Posts
  • Electronic Mechanic – 15 Posts
  • Instrument Mechanic – 14 Posts
  • Draughtsman (Mechanical) – 6 Posts
  • Draughtsman (Civil) – 4 Posts
  • Painter (General) – 10 Posts
  • Mechanic Motor Vehicle – 10 Posts
  • Sheet Metal Worker – 47 Posts
  • Shipwright Wood (Carpenter) – 19 Posts
  • Mechanic Diesel – 37 Posts
  • Fitter Pipe (Plumber) – 37 Posts
  • Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic – 10 Posts

Technician Apprentices: 8 Posts

  • Accounting & Taxation – 1 Post
  • Basic Nursing and Palliative care – 1 Post
  • Customer Relationship Management – 2 Posts
  • Electrical & Electronic Technology – 1 Post
  • Food & Restaurant Management – 3 Posts

Age Limit

Candidates’ age must be minimum of 18 years as of 26-10-2022. Age is relaxable for reserved category candidates.

Educational Qualification

Trade Apprentices:

Candidates must complete 10th Class with ITI (NTC Certificate) in the concerned trade from a recognized Institute.

Technician/ VHSE Apprentices:

Candidates must pass Pass in Vocational Higher Secondary Education (VHSE) in the concerned discipline from a recognized Institute.

Pay Scale

Selected candidates will receive a stipend according to the pay mentioned below.

  • Technician Apprentices: Rs. 9,000/- PM
  • Trade Apprentices: Rs. 8,000/- PM

Selection Procedure

Short-listing of candidates will be done based on the percentage of marks obtained in the prescribed qualification applicable to the respective trades. In case, the same percentage of marks is secured by more than one candidate in the prescribed qualification, relative merit shall be decided based on seniority in age.

Shortlisted candidates shall be intimated through the registered email Id and will have to appear for verification of the following certificates:-
a. Print out of online application form (possessing a unique registration number) duly
b. Original certificates towards proof of age, qualification, caste disability (if any), etc.
c. Self-attested copies of all certificates.

Documents need to be submitted at the time of the interview:

1. One set of Photocopy/Xerox copies of all the above Certificates
2. Apprentice registration copy from NATS portal
3. 2 copies of Passport size photographs.
4. Covid-19 Vaccination Certificate.

How to Apply?

  • Desirous candidates must read the recruitment notification released by the Cochin Shipyard Limited
  • Candidates have to register through the apprenticeship website,
  • Visit the official website,, and check the announcement tab to get recruitment notifications of Cochin Shipyard Limited
  • Click on the recruitment notification of Trade, Vocational Apprentices
  • Check all the eligibility before applying to the posts.
  • After checking your eligibility, click on the Online application form and get a unique registration number.
  • Fill out all the particulars in the online application form carefully at the appropriate places.
  • Upload a recent copy of the passport-size photograph, signature, and relevant certificates of testimonials at designated positions.
  • Submit the online application form after checking all the details.
  • Take a printout copy of the online application form for future reference.

Important Dates

Starting Date for Submission of Online Application Form: 12th October 2022

Last Date for Submission of Online Application Form: 26th October 2022

All the candidates must report at the below-mentioned venue for certificate verification.

Communication Address

General Manager, Cochin Shipyard Limited, Ministry of Ports, Shipping & Waterways, Government of India Enterprise.

Important Links

Detailed Notification Click Here
Apply Online Click Here
Go to Sarkari Result Click Here

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