Merchant Navy Courses after 10th and 12th
There are many courses offered for the merchant navy job training even after 10th / 12th standard. One does not have to possess a great qualification for joining merchant navy; one can take merchant navy admission even after 10th / 12th. There are many training institutes that offer the Merchant Navy courses after 10th / 12th. Following are the courses:
G.P. Rating: It is a 6 months long pre-sea training program. GP Rating stands for General Purpose Rating. Students who have passed 10th standard with mathematics, science,             and English subjects are eligible to pursue this course.
Diploma in Nautical Science (DNS) - 12th with PCM 45% is compulsory
There are huge employment opportunities in this field. Candidates who have finished the basic course in merchant navy can get jobs very easily through various consultants and placement agencies. Merchant navy fleet consists of cargo ships, container ships, barge carrying ships, tankers, bulk carriers, refrigerators ships, passenger ships, as well as roll off/roll on ships. The possibility of finding employment in cargo ships is more as compared to the others. There are many marine training institutes that proclaim to be the No.1 merchant navy center but I would advise you to go ahead with some established good names in the industry.
Eligibility Criteria for a B.Tech Program
An individual is eligible to join a B. Tech Program if:-
He / She has passed class XII with Physics, Chemistry and Math and scored an aggregate of 45%
The age should not be more than 25 Years
Eligibility Criteria for a Lateral Entry in a B. Tech Program
An individual is eligible to join a B. Tech Program as a lateral if:-
He / She has completed the first year of engineering from an AICTE recognized Engineering College in India
He / She has completed a three year diploma course in either Mechanical, Electrical, Automobile, Machine tool and Maintenance Engineering , Plant Engineering, Electrical Power Systems, Digital Electronics, Industrial Electronics, Instrumentation and control, Electronics and Communication, Electronics and Telecommunication or Electronics Engineering
He / She has completed Production Engineering or an Advanced Diploma in Die Making
B.Tech Marine Engineering
A contemporary ship houses all the complex system like boilers, gas turbines, diesel engines, alternators, steam engines, refrigeration, steam turbines, winches, pumps monitoring systems etc.
B.Tech Naval Architecture
The cadet, first needs to clear both the '4 modular course' as well as '4 years Marine Engineering'. After clearing the exams, the cadet is appointed as a Junior Engineer on a ship.
B.Tech in Petroleum Engineering
B.Tech in Petroleum Engineering is a full time 4 Years residential course It is approved by the DG of Shipping, Mumbai which falls under Govt. of India.The subjects taught in this course helps in crafting an efficient Petroleum Engineer.
B.SC (Nautical Science)-3(Year)
B.SC Nautical Science is a full time 3 Years residential course ,It is approved by the DG of Shipping, Mumbai which falls under Govt. of India.
Pass in HSC/10+2 from a Recognized Board with 45% Average in PCM(Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics Subjects)
Age Limit:Maximum 25 Years (Maximum age: 30 year for SC/ST Candidate)
No Colour Blindness, 6/6 Vision, No Eye Glasses Permitted
Eligibility Criteria for GP Rating
Admission for General Purpose Rating ( GP ) - 6 months Course
ELIGIBILITY -> PASS IN 10th Std.
AGE LIMIT -> Min. 17years 6 months - 25 yrs (maximum)
VISION -> No Color Blindness, 6/6 Vision in each eye. No Eye Glasses permitted.
Eligibility Criteria for ETO
Passed 10, +2 with PCM & English with minimum 50% marks in final exam, from a recognized board. Passed three years Diploma or four years Degree with 60% marks in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication/communication Engineering, or Electronics and Instrumentation or equivalent. The Diploma / Degree courses must have been recognized by any state or Central Government or the AICTE. (MEDICAL FITNESS AS PER DGS NORMS & AGE NOT MORE THAN 35 YRS. ON THE DATE OF COMMENCEMENT OF CLASSES.
Eligibility Criteria for Graduate Marine Engineering
Graduate in B.E. (Marine) Engineering / Naval Architecture with minimum marks of 50% in final year and should have obtained 50% marks in English at 10th or 12th Standard or in the Degree / Diploma course conducted by the Board or any University. (MEDICAL FITNESS AS PER DGS NORMS & AGE NOT MORE THAN 28 YRS. ON THE DATE OF COMMENCEMENT OF CLASSES.)
Eligibility Criteria for Diploma Nautical Science(DNS)
Pass in HSC/(10+2) From a Recognized Board with 45% Average in PCM (Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics Subject). (or) B.sc in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or Electonics with Physics as individual subject in one of the years with an average of not less than 55% marks in the Final year. (or)BE (or) B.tech Degree.
Age limit : 1.Upto 25 years.
No Color Blindness, 6/6 Vision in each eye. No Eye Glasses permitted.