Approved by The Directorate General of Shipping,Government of India. Leading to Second Mate’s Foreign-Going Certificate of Competency awarded by the D.G. Shipping, Ministry of Shipping, Government of India after twelve months of Sea Service. This enables the cadets to become Navigating Officers on board Merchant Navy Ships worldwide.
Qualification : A pass in Plus-two (12th Standard) or its equivalent, with minimum 60% aggregate in Maths, Physics and Chemistry group and at least 50% marks in English.
Age : Below 25 years at the time of commencement of the course
Gender : Boys and Girls are eligible to apply
Course Duration : 3 years or 6 semesters residential course.
Mode of Selection : Written/Personal/Medical Examination
Medical Standard : Candidates should be physically fit for sea service under standard norms, with eyesight 6/6 in better eye, 6/9 in other eye and with no colour blindness