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    Information regarding careers in merchant navy with respect to wages & courses required. How to apply for those?

    Hi im a leading hand Marine Technician in the Royal Australian Navy with a certificate 4 in Engineering,im looking at changing over to a reservist and im interested in finding out some information on a career in the merchant navy.i'd like to find out wages,coarses required,how to apply and who to speak to,any information would be greatly appreciated as im just beginning my research in a new career and am yet to give my 12 months notice to leave my current employment.





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    Re: Information regarding careers in merchant navy with respect to wages & courses required. How to apply for those?

    Hello Friend !!

    Merchant Navy :





    As we know The Merchant Navy is considered as the backbone of international trade, carrying cargo across the World.

    To get into Merchant Navy you must appear for All India Merchant Navy Entrance Test.

    The Applications for this will be released in the month of November.

    The Exam will be conducted in the month of December.

    The Application Fee along with Prospectus will be Rs.2,600/-.

    Eligibility Criteria :

    You must be 10+2 passed out in any discipline.

    Your Age must not be less than 20, in case of any graduate age must not be more than 22.

    There is an age relaxation available for female (2 yrs) and SC/ST /OBC (5 yrs) candidates.

    The eyesight should be 6/6 in each eye without any visual problem.

    Only Indians are eligible for this test.

    Official Website of Merchant Navy :

    www.merchantnavy.info/

    http://merchantnavy.co/admission.html

    For More Details regarding Merchant Navy Watch :





    The Job Opportunities in this field are made available by :

    Various shipping companies in the government and private sector.

    Foreign shipping companies also offer good job prospects.

    Career Opportunities in Merchant Navy :

    Merchant Navy is broadly categorized into many categories. Every fields has its own role in the Job Prospectus.

    You can find Jobs in Deck Department as a :

    Navigation officer

    The captain or the master of the ship

    The First Mate / Chief officer

    The Second Mate / Second officer

    The Third Mate / Third officer

    You can find Jobs in Engine Department as a :

    Marine Engineers

    Second engineer

    Radio Officer

    Electrical officer

    You can find Jobs in Service Department as a :

    Chief steward

    Divers

    Light Keepers

    Nautical surveyors,

    Available Posts in Merchant Navy :

    1. Deck Cadet Program, Approved by DG Shipping, Govt.Of India.
    Only 20 seats are available for August 2012 Batch.

    2. General Purpose Rating Program, Approved By DG Shipping, Govt. Of India,
    Only 15 seats are available for August 2012 January Batch.

    3. Tranee Marine Engineering program under UK System.
    Only 15 seats are available for July 2012 Batch.

    4. Electrical Trainee Officers,
    Only 15 seats are available for September 2012 Batch.

    5. Deck Cadet program under UK System.
    Only 20 seats are available for July 2012 Batch.

    6. Trainee welder/fitter open to ITI diploma holders.

    All the Best !!




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    Re: Information regarding careers in merchant navy with respect to wages & courses required. How to apply for those?

    hi..
    In order to apply for merchant navy you should for complete atleast inter. undergraduate students will be given high remuneration.you should first completa a course in mumbai merchant navy association and the certificate given by them will help you to fetch a job in merchant navy.
    for more details log in to namacindia.com
    regards.

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    Re: Information regarding careers in merchant navy with respect to wages & courses required. How to apply for those?

    Merchant Navy Eligibility :

    Complete 10+2 or an equivalent examination with Physics , Chemistry & Mathematics
    Candidates must be a Indian
    Medical Fit
    Sea Service under standard norms & with eyesight 6/6 with no color blindness
    Candidates enter the navigational & engineering fields of Merchant navy need to complete a Bachelors degree in Nautical Science / Marine Engineering

    Job Graph :

    Deck Cadet
    3rd Officer / Mate
    2nd Officer / Mate
    Chief Officer / First Officer / mate
    Captain

    Jobs in following Companies :

    Govt Surveyors of ships
    Cargo & Insurance surveyors
    Marine Superintendents of shipping companies
    Pilots of ships at ports


    PreSea Training :

    Academy of Maritime Education & Training , Chennai
    National Institute of Port Management , Uthandi , Chennai
    Vel's College of Maritime Studies , Pallavaram , Chennai
    International Maritime Institute , Greater Noida UP
    Tolani Maritime Institute , Erandawane , pune

    Institutes / Universities :

    Training Ship Chanakya , Mumbai
    Marine Engineering Research Institute , Calcutta
    National Institute of port management , Chennai
    International Institute of Marine Studies , New Delhi
    Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies , Mumbai
    Tolani Maritime Institute , Pune
    B P Marine Academy , Navi Mumbai


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    Re: Information regarding careers in merchant navy with respect to wages & courses required. How to apply for those?

    Merchant Navy ::

    Merchant Navy is tremendous course in-terms of scope . .

    There is a wide range of variations available in that course . .

    And also regarding the salary there is hike accordingly . .

    you need to be just focused indeed and also work with sincerity


    The minimum requirement for joining the merchant navy as a deck cadet is candidate should have passed 12 months,which is offered by various institutes across India.

    The minimum requirement for which is the candidate must have passed class 12 (PCM) with at least 60% aggregate or some institutes also have 55% as minimum requirement.



    Duration of full training is 12 months,and the course fees varies from institutes to institutes.however inticatively it will cost at least 70,000 for one year only course fees.

    However,private institutes can demand anything between 1,20,000 - 1,50,000.


    good luck . .

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    Re: Information regarding careers in merchant navy with respect to wages & courses required. How to apply for those?

    hi..... Good to know that you are interested in indian navy. It carry out a good chance to earn money. But it demands hard work. It has generally seven branches which are listed as :- flight branch, Education branch, electrical branch, engineering branch, logistics officer, submarine branch and hydrographic serveyer branch. What you need to enter in any branch of the indian navy is that simply fill and submit the NDA form online. These form filling notification comes in the month of december and may every year. Only those candidates will be preferred to give the NDA exam who have been passed 12th class with 60% marks with PCM. The income range for workers in NDA in any branch fall in between 1,20,000-2,40,000 per year............. I hope you have been satisfied from my answer......:-) good luck
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