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    List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?
    thank you.


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    shiva636
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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    Hello Friend,




    You can join in Merchant Navy after completing your Graduation.

    Only Mechanical or Marine or B.Sc in Nautical Science can do Merchant Navy.


    Eligibility Criteria:

    >>You must pass 12th with physics,chemistry,and mathematics.

    >>You should have a percentage of minimum 60% in 12th.

    >>You must complete your graduation from recognized university.

    >> The height should be 152cm for female candidates and 157 cm for male candidates.

    You can join merchant navy in the following fields:

    >>Deck

    >>Engine

    >>Catering


    >>With 10+2 qualification join Deck Cadet and then go for three year training and write the Exam for Higher Posting.

    Selection Process:

    >>Selection is based on JEE Examination conducted by IIT a merit list is prepared after the written test and interview are completed and the Director General of Shipping has the authority to chose which of the 2 training programmes the candidate is best suited for (students can let their preference be known) Both the T.S. Chanakya and MERI institutions do help (under no Government obligations) in recruiting their graduates in suitable Indian Shipping Companies.

    Physical Requirements:


    >>For applying in to Merchant Navy you should be physically and mentally fit.

    >>The Navigators are required to have a perfect eyesight, though marine engineers can wear spectacles for eyesight up to plus/ minus 2.5.

    >>Colour blind people need not apply.

    >>You must be immune to sea sickness.


    Institute Offering Merchant Navy Courses in India:

    >>Training Ship Chanakya(T.K Chanakya) karaus,Navi Mumbai

    >>Marian Engineering Research Institute ,Kolkata

    >>Marian Engineering and Research Institute Mumbai

    >>Director General of Shipping Mumbai


    All The Best...




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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    Hello Friend !!

    Merchant Navy :




    The Merchant Navy is an industry which deals with transporting cargo and passengers by sea using ships.

    Ships can broadly be categorised as :

    Passenger ships which carry passengers
    Cargo ships which carries cargo in solid, liquid and gaseous forms
    Specialized ships.

    Work of seafarers on ships can be categorized into 3 basic departments :

    Deck / Navigation department
    Engine Department
    Catering / Saloon Department

    Eligibility Criteria :

    If you want to make your career in Merchant Navy, then you can join the Merchant Navy after the passing out 10th and 12th class.

    Various institute offers many course for admit into Merchant Navy.

    If applying after 12th standard the 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.

    Available Posts in Merchant Navy are :

    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, Fully Sponsered Only 15 seats are available for September 2012 Batch.

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

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

    Selection Procedure into Merchant Navy :

    Application Form or Registering Online,

    Obtaining Information Brochure against demand draft of Rs 1000/-,

    Short listing of candidates bases the submitted Application form/ Resume,

    Medical test conducted by a DG Shipping approved Doctor.

    Written test followed by an interview.

    All original documents submission and verification,

    Selection /Appointment letter issued to the successful candidates.

    Official Website of Merchant Navy :

    http://merchantnavy.co/admission.html

    Prospectus :

    Prospectus can be procured by sending a Demand Draft of Rs: 1000/- in favour of "Global Pacific Shipping & Marine Services" payable at New Delhi.

    All the Best !!


    Here is the Sample Application Form :
    Attached Files

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    hiii
    merchnat navy is the good position,if you are wishing to opt this you have a good future.it is a good post offered by government of india.to enter into this the requirement is that you should complete B.SC degree in mechanical chemistry and mathematics.if you are completed your 12th with physics,chemistry and mathematics you are eligible for the deck cadets.T.S chanakya institute is the best institute.training is of 4 yr duration.at the end you will be given graduation certificate.eligibility is that it is open for both unmarried male and female.age should not be more than 20yrs.
    academic qualification:
    you should complete your 12th with physics ,chemistry and maths as your subjects
    in this 15% of the seats are reserved for sc and 7.5 for st. and you should be medically fit.

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    Merchant Navy Details :

    Educational Qualification :
    Eligibility for courses in Nautical Science & Marine Engineering is 10+2 or an equivalent exam with physics , chemistry & mathematics

    Officers :

    3 years degree course in Nautical Science for 10+2 studies
    4 years degree course in Marine Engineering for 10+2 studies
    2 years course for Diploma Holders
    1 year course for Graduate Mechanical Engineers
    3 months course for Deck Cadets for 10+2 studies

    Govt Training Institute :
    Training Ship Chanakya , Navi Mumbai
    Marine Engineering & Research Institute , Mumbai
    Marine Engineering & Research Institute , Kolkata
    Lal Bahadur Shastri College of advanced Maritime Studies & Research , Mumbai

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    hai,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
    dear training of all the merchant navy personnel is responsible of the government of india .
    if you want to become navigational and engineering fields of merchant navy than you have to complete
    • b.sc degree in mechanical,
    • or marine engineering .
    if you are compleated 10+2(physics,chemistry and maths) and you want to join in the merchant navy than you are eligible to join as
    deck cadets ,

    career in merchant navy can be done in two specialized fields
    • marine engineering,
    • nautical ,
    several courses are available to you if you want to become seafarer
    • 3 year degree courses in nautical sciences,if you have compleated 10+2 than you are eligible for this.
    • 4 year degree courses in marine engineering,if you have compleated 10+2 than you are eligible for this
    • 2 year course for diploma holders,
    • 1 year course for the graduate mechanical engineers,
    • 3 month course for deck cadets , if you have compleated 10+2 than you are eligible for this.
    there are four government training institutes providing pre-sea and post-sea training are
    • training ship chankya-navi mumbai,
    • marine engineering and research institute (MERI),-kolkata,
    • marine engineering and research institute (MERI)-mumbai,
    • lal bahadur shastri college of advanced maritime studies and research-mumbai.

    T.S CHANKYA INSTITUTE
    if you want to get admission into this college for three years degree courses than you have to give JEE EXAM conducted by IIT.
    your age must be 20 years as on 1st october.
    after clearing the screening test of the IIT you are eligible to pursue your career in merchant navy as a deck officer and you have to fulfil the application form which is available at the directorate general of shipping in mumbai,and selected branches of syndicate bank all over the india.

    marine engineering and research institute (MERI)
    this institute conducts 4 years degree courses in marine engineering recognised by the AICTE and affiliated to the university of jadavpur.
    you have to give JEE EXAM conducted by IIT.
    your age must be 20 years as on 1st october.

    lal bahadur shastri college of advanced maritime studies and research
    these are institutes conduct exams for pre-sea courses for the nautical as well as engineering cadidates both for 10+2 and engineering cadiadtes.these institutes follow their own selection procedure.
    so dear all the best for your career

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?
    thank you.

    Friend ,,
    Merchant Navy can be pursued either as an officer or a rating in mainly two specialized fields, i.e. Marine Engineering and Nautical (deck).

    To become a seafarer, following streams of entries (Pre-Sea courses) are available to Indian citizens in the Government as well as in private training institutions (recognized and approved by Director General of Shipping, Ministry of Shipping)


    ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::Physical requirements for Merchant navy as follows::::::::::::::::::::::::
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------


    • You should be physically and mentally fit.
    • Eye Sight = 6/6,
    • Height = 167 cms,
    • Weight = 50 Kg
    • Chest = 77 cm (Normal) / 82 cm (Expanding)




    :::::::::::::::::::::::::::::As an Officer::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::

    3 year degree course in Nautical Science for (10+2) students.

    4 year degree course in Marine Engineering for (10+2) students.

    2 year course for Diploma Holders.

    1 year course for Graduate Mechanical Engineers.

    3 month course for Deck Cadets for (10+2) students.


    ::::::::::::::There are four Government Training Institutes providing Pre-Sea and Post-Sea training of international standard:::::::::::::::

    1. Training Ship Chanakya, Navi Mumbai.

    2. Marine Engineering & Research Institute (MERI), Kolkata.

    3. Marine Engineering & Research Institute (MERI), Mumbai.

    4. Lal Bahadur Shastri College of advanced Maritime Studies and Research, Mumbai
    Thanks

    good luck !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?



    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: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    Generally, those candidates who have completed 12th class in science stream can join Merchant Navy. Candidates who opt Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics as subjects in 12th class can apply for Merchant Navy. Both male and female candidates who are unmarried can apply for the same. Admission for this course will depend on entrance examination. Those who clear written test will have to attend Personal Interview and Physical Test also. Candidates have to qualify in ship training course before employment. Training institutes like TS Chanakya, Marine Engineering research institute (MERI), AMET University etc. offer training for candidates who opt this area as a career.

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    Hello friend!
    Educational qualification: The minimum eligibility for courses in Nautical science and Marineengineering is 10+2 or an equivalent examination with physics, chemistry and mathematics. He should also pass a medical fitness test for sea service under standard norms and with eyesight 6/6 with no colour blindness.
    Candidates wishing to enter the navigational and engineering fields of Merchant Navy need to complete a Bachelors degree in Nautical Science or Marine engineering, before they can gain admission to the field.
    Direct entry to Merchant Navy is also possible - students who have completed their 12th with PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) are eligible to join as Deck Cadets.

    [COLOR="rgb(139, 0, 0)"]Best of luck![/COLOR]

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    Dear Friend,



    Jobs in the Merchent navy after 12th with PCM:

    After 12th you have to write the IIT- JEE exam and for the joining the merchant navy you havetto get the admission in the marine engineering or Nautical science engineering .

    And those students has to complete their graduation in the Technical/ Mechanical/Electrical engineering etc. also eligible for the jobs in the merchant navy.

    YOur age must be between the 18 to 24 years.
    Height : 157 cms.
    weight:50 kg

    Jobs course in the merchant navy:

    1.Nautical science engineering(3 yrs)
    2.Marine engineering(4 yrs)
    3.Diploma course(2 yrs)

    Regards,
    Yogesh Khandelwal

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    To join in merchany navy you need to be eligible as per the criteria below:-

    You need to have passed 12th with minimum of 55%.

    You need to between 19 to 23 years of age.

    Age relaxation is female and reservation students.

    For female age relaxation is of 2 years.

    For SC/ST/BC/OBC students it is of 5 years.

    For more information visit this link :- http://merchantnavy.co/admission.html

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    i am rajveer singh want to make my carrer in merchant navy so i need a clean description about it

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    hello i m rakesh, i had done 10 2 wd 65% of marks. nd i am 21 yrs nd 5 mnth in age and i am an OBC candidate. so, how can i apply in merchant navy ?

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    Merchant Navy Details :


    Educational Qualification :

    Eligibility for courses in Nautical Science & Marine Engineering is 10+2 or an equivalent exam with physics , chemistry & mathematics


    Officers :


    3 years degree course in Nautical Science for 10+2 studies

    4 years degree course in Marine Engineering for 10+2 studies

    2 years course for Diploma Holders

    1 year course for Graduate Mechanical Engineers

    3 months course for Deck Cadets for 10+2 studies


    Available Posts in Merchant Navy are :

    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.

    [COLOR="rgb(255, 0, 255)"]3. Tranee Marine Engineering program under UK System. Only 15 seats are available for July 2012 Batch.

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

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

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

    Selection Procedure into Merchant Navy :

    Application Form or Registering Online,

    Obtaining Information Brochure against demand draft of Rs 1000/-,

    Short listing of candidates bases the submitted Application form/ Resume,

    Medical test conducted by a DG Shipping approved Doctor.

    Written test followed by an interview.

    All original documents submission and verification,

    Selection /Appointment letter issued to the successful candidates.[/COLOR]

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    i am in 12th std. nd after 12 want to join merchant navy so shall i go directly as deck cadet or i hv to do at least 1year course??????pls sir reply soonnn....

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    10th passed n studing in 12th age 17years wants to join merchant navey without doing any course is this possible without course i can join?

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    can i join merchant navy? % between 50-60%? plz let me know..?

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    i am a arts graduate and i ti diploma holder in diesel mechanic and also 2 years apprenticeship in diesel mechanic. My age is 29. Please tell me can i join marchant navy, if yes please tell me the details. My email id is aasish22@gmail.com

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    what i should do after pass 12th in navy

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    Hi Friend,

    The Eligibility Criteria is:
    Minimum 10+2 in Recognized University
    And Must Have Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

    Govt Training Institutes:
    Training Ship Chanakya in Mumbai
    Marine Institute & Research Engineering Mumbai
    Marine Institute & Research Engineering Kolkata
    Lal Bahadur Shastri College of Advance Maritime Studies & Research Mumbai

    Thank you.,

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    Hi Friend,

    The Eligibility Criteria is:
    Minimum 10+2 in Recognized University
    And Must Have Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in Intermediate

    Govt Training Institutes:
    Training Ship Chanakya in Mumbai
    Marine Institute & Research Engineering Mumbai
    Marine Institute & Research Engineering Kolkata
    Lal Bahadur Shastri College of Advance Maritime Studies & Research Mumbai

    Thank you.,

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    Re: List all requirements to join Merchant Navy?

    Sir I am B.A running student (2nd year)..My hight is 159cm.. My question is what is the minimum hight required in SEAMAN,DECK RATING or ENGINE RATING POST ?

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