The above program is approved by Director General of Shipping, Government of India. The design of the course is as per the guidelines laid down by the Directorate.
This training provides a School (10 + 2) / ('A' Level) leaver sure path to become a qualified Deck Officer. The training at Academy where apart from familiarizing him with various aspects in workshop comprising of carpentry, plumbing, machine shop, electrical shop and hot - work. Also required to mandatory STCW Course as required for seafarers.
On successful completion of the semester 1 & 2 Diploma in Nautical Science is awarded by INDIAN MARITIME UNIVERSITY (IMU) on completion of the pre-sea training he undertakes the sea phase compressing of 18 months comprising semester 3,4 & 5 of on board ship residential training along with correspondence course with INDIAN MARITIME UNIVERSITY (IMU).
On successful completion of phase II (semester3, 4 &5) IMU will award the trainee with Advance Diploma in Nautical Science, Trainee is required to undergo 4 months post-sea training in any training institute (2nd Mate Function) on Successful completion of the training & 'Passing the exam he will be awarded Certificate of Competency by Director General of Shipping and B.Sc. Degree in Nautical Science by INDIAN MARITIME UNIVERSITY (IMU).
Eligibility / Academic Standard :
(a) Pass in (10+2) or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English as separate subjects with a PCM average of not less than 55% OR b) B.Sc. in Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry or Electronics with Physics as individual subject in one of the year, with an average of not less than 50% of marks in the final year. OR (c) B.E./B. Tech. Degree from l.l.T. or from a college recognized by AlCTE with an average of not less than 50% of marks in the final year.
The candidates should have obtained 50% marks in English Language at 10th or 12th Std. or in the Degree course conducted by recognized Board or any University.
Maximum 25 years.
Medical Fitness :
Medically fit with eyesight 6/6, without external aids. No color blindness.
Selection Procedure :
Shippingcareer Undertakes an Aptitude and written tests follow by an interview. The final selection will only takes place after medical check-up through our panel Doctor (Approved by Director General of Shipping, Govt of India).
Selection of the candidates and their admissions will be through Combined Entrance Test (CET) conducted by Indian Maritime University & it is mandatory for candidates to qualify in CET test conducted by IMU to seek admission in B.Sc. (Nautical science ) programme of IMU.& SHIPPINGCAREER IS NOT RESPONSIBLE IF CANDIDATES FAIL TO QUALIFY IMU CET TEST.
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