Higher National Diploma in Marine Engineering - Collaboration with South Tyneside College (UK)

  • Introduction
  • Eligibility Criteria
  • Course Pattern
  • Award of HND

In collaboration with South Tyneside College,( UK) Approved by Maritime and Coastguard Agency (UK)


  • A pass in Plus-two (12th Standard) or its equivalent with minimum 50% aggregate in Maths, Physics and Chemistry Group and minimum 50% marks in English.

Age : Maximum 25 years

Course Duration : 2 Years

Medical Standard : Candidates should be physically fit for sea service under standard norms, with eye sight upto 6/12 in both eyes or 6/9 in better eye,6/18 in other eye and with no colour blindness. The candidate will have to appear in IELTS examination for english proficiency with minimum score of 5.5.

Stage 1
  • 45 weeks at AMET University
  • Academic training HND - Part 1
  • 4 Basic STCW Courses
Stage 2
  • 45 weeks at South Tyneside College (STC), UK
  • Assessment of HND part 1 academics
  • Marine Navy Training Record Book (MNTB) skills for hand tools machining and welding incorporating engineering skills.
  • Academic Training for HND Part 2
  • MNTB Skills for hand tools Machining and Welding, Incorporating engineering skills.
  • Stage 3 : 6 months - Sea service (Record Book to be maintained)
  • Stage 4 : 4 weeks Advanced STCW Courses AFF, PSC & RB, MFA to be arranged by individuals.
  • Stage 5 : 3 weeks - EOOW Examination Preparation Module