Job Description

A career as a Naval Officer is a voyage like no other. As a Naval Officer, you’ll be groomed to be a captain of a warship. Your progression through the Navy will see you taking on various key appointments including Navigation Officer, Operations Officer and Executive Officer, all the way to Commanding Officer and beyond. In these appointments, you will see yourself taking charge of various operational requirements of the RSN, ranging from planning and navigation to execution.

In addition, you will also lead and command a team of military experts who will work alongside you in ensuring the RSN remains operationally ready.

Starting salary

 Officer Cadet

 2nd Lieutenant


 $3650- $4890 (Degree)


 $4570*- $5520* (Degree)

 $2640 (Diploma)

 $3240* (Diploma)

 $3440* (Diploma)

 $2420 (A-Level)

 $3010* (A-Level)

 $3240* (A-Level)

*Includes ship board allowance of $350


  • Possess a degree, diploma, A-level or International Baccalaureate
  • Singapore citizens or permanent residents intending to take up citizenship
  • Medically fit (PES A and PES B)
  • Normal colour perception