MARINE ENGINEERING

B.Tech (Marine Engineering) - 4 Years

B.Tech (Marine Engineering) course is a course leading to Class IV Marine Engineer Officer Certificate of competency, awarded by the ministry of shipping(Government of India), after six months of sea service, enabling the cadets to become Marine Engineers on board Merchant Navy ships anywhere in the world. This course is strictly residential. All candidates applying for B.Tech Marine Engineering Course also need to appear for a COMMON ENTRANCE TEST (CET) conducted by the INDIAN MARITIME UNIVERSITY (IMU). Please visit the IMU website www.imu.edu.in for details of this CET.

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualifications:

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 in both 10th and 12th Standard.

Age Limit

Maximum age limit is 25 years at the time of commencement of course.

 

Physical Standards

Should be physically fit for sea and should meet the medical standards laid by the Director General of shipping.

 

Eyesight

Candidates have to Qualify a full eyesight test conducted by the Mercantile Marine Department before being finally selected for the course. They should have 6/6 in each eye without visual aids and should be free from color blindness.

IMU-CAMPUSES Intake Capacity at (Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Visakhapatnam, Cochin.)

B.TECH (MARINE ENGINEERING)

PROGRAMME

CAMPUS

DURATION

INTAKE CAPACITY

    B.Tech (Marine Engineering).

Kolkata

4 Year

246

Mumbai

40

Chennai

80

Visakhapatnam

-

Cochin

-

 

Course Fees

For Male Candidates: Rs 2, 25,000 per year

For Female Candidates: Rs 1, 45,000 per year.

Note : Course Fees mentioned here is according to IMU School of Marine Engineering.

Course Fees Varies from one Affiliated institute to another.

List of IMU Affiliated Institutes offering Marine Engineering Course.

  • International Maritime Institute.
  • HIMT College (Hindustan Institute of Maritime Training)
  • Euro Tech Maritime Academy
  • Coimbatore Marine College
  • Park Maritime Academy
  • R L Institute of Nautical Sciences
  • Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies
  • Sri Nandhanam Maritime Academy
  • Tolani Maritime Institute

All applicants to the above undergraduate programme i.e. 4 Year B.Tech (Marine Engineering) need to clear their physical fitness test which is essential for admission as per DG Shipping Guidelines. The prospective candidates are required to produce a medical fitness certificate in the prescribed format issued by a Medical Officer approved by Directorate General of Shipping.

Only unmarried candidates are eligible to apply for 4 Year B.Tech (Marine Engineering).

Candidates desirous of joining this course are advised to apply for Passport before taking admission.

Marine Engineering Career Path

4 YEAR B.TECH MARINE ENGINEERING COURSE CAREER PATH

ENTRY HSC OR 10+2 WITH 60% MARKS IN PHYSICS,CHEMISTRY,MATHEMATICS(PCM) & 50% MARKS IN ENGLISH EITHER IN 10TH OR 12TH STD

INTERVIEW , SELECTION , MEDICALS

4 YEAR (8 SEMESTER) MARINE ENGINEERING COURSE UNDER IMU

OBTAIN DEGREE IN MARINE ENGINEERING

PASS MEO CLASS IV PART A EXAMINATION

6 MONTHS DUTY DOCUMENTED SEA SERVICE AS ASSISTANT MARINE ENGINEER OFFICER IN CHARGE OF AN ENGINEERING WATCH

PASS MEO CLASS IV PART B EXAMINATION

12 MONTHS APPROVED SEA SERVICE AS OFFICER IN CHARGE OF AN ENGINEERING WATCH

4 MONTHS TRAINING COURSE

OBTAIN CLASS II MARINE ENGINEER OFFICER PART A & B CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY

18 MONTHS APPROVED SEA SERVICE AS OFFICER IN CHARGE OF AN ENGINEERING WATCH

2 MONTHS ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT TRAINING COURSE

OBTAIN CLASS I MARINE ENGINEER OFFICER CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY

 

Note : For Getting Admission in Marine Engineering one has to clear the IMU-CET. If the Candidate gets Sponsored before taking admission in the course ,it will be a plus point as there will be a job assurance when the candidate finishes the course.