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Old May 23rd, 2014, 10:42 AM
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Default Re: Merchant navy after computer science engineering

Yes you are eligible for the Merchant navy after computer science engineering. You can apply for the deck officer post. Deck officers include:

Chief Officer,
Second officer,
Third officer and other junior officers work in this area of the ship.

The applicant should have completed 10+2 or an equivalent examination with physics, chemistry and mathematics…

Following are some good institutes where you can apply:

Commander ALI'S Academy of Merchant Navy Plot No. 225/226, N.C.L. North Avenue, Behind Siva Reddy Godowns
Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Pincode: 500014
Phone: (040) 27165749, 27165751
Mobile: 9848160331, 9246545195
Fax: (040) 27165750, 27165632

Global Merchant Navy Institute
E 3/92 , Chanakya Palace, Janakpuri
New Delhi, Delhi, India
Pincode: 110052
Phone: (011) 25544999, 25545999, 25546999, 25534999, 25533999
Fax: (011) 25533999, 41545622
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Old October 23rd, 2015, 05:30 PM
Default Re: Merchant navy after computer science engineering

I have completed Computer Science Engineering and now I want to join Merchant navy so can I eligible for this?
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Old October 23rd, 2015, 05:31 PM
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The training of all the Indian Merchant Navy personnel is the responsibility of the Government of India, who work through the Ministry of Surface Transport.

Candidates want to enter the navigational and engineering fields of Merchant Navy need to complete their B.Sc. degree in mechanical or marine engineering, before they can gain admission to the field.

In some cases, students who have completed their 12th with PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) are eligible to join as Deck Cadets.

Navigating Officers - Candidates will need to obtain a Certificate of Competency, as per the regulations in India relating to the examinations of Masters and Mates. Conducted by the Ministry of Surface Transport, in association with the Directorate General of Shipping (DGS) Mumbai, the examinations help determine the promotion prospects for the officers. Training for Navigating Officers

Courses for joining merchant navy

The following courses prepare the aspirants to join Merchant Navy.

1 year course for Graduate Mechanical Engineers
2 year course for Diploma Holders
3 month course for Deck Cadets for (10+2) students
Marine Engineering for (10+2) students, 4 year degree course
Nautical Science for (10+2) students, 3 year duration course

Qualification to join as utility hand or Petty Officers (Fitters)

The qualification for joining the merchant navy as petty officers or utility officers include

Personal Survival Technique (PST)
Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting (FPFF)
Elementary First Aid (EFA)
Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities (PSSR)

Training institutes in India

There are many institutes which offer training for aspirants both in the public and private sector.

The public sector organisations include:

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

Marine Engineering & Research Institute (MERI), Kolkata.

Marine Engineering & Research Institute (MERI), Mumbai.

Training Ship Chanakya, Navi Mumbai
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