Graduate Marine Engineering
GME is a one (1) year post graduate course for students with a graduate degree in Mechanical Engineering / Naval
Architecture from any AICTE approved engineering college in India.
Upon successful completion, an engine cadet will qualify for onboard training as a Junior Engineer on a seagoing vessel, receiving free boarding & lodging apart from a monthly stipend during onboard training.
Thereafter, he appears for the Certificate of Competency (COC) Examination (Class IV) conducted by the Directorate General of Shipping, Govt. of India. Upon receiving the COC, he is eligible to serve as a Fourth Engineer officer onboard a ship.
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DNS LEADING TO B.SC. (APPLIED NAUTICAL SCIENCE)
Diploma in Nautical Science (DNS) is a one (1) year course conducted at VMI, Pune. Upon
Successful completion, a cadet qualifies to join as a deck cadet on board ships.
During the 18 months of sea time training required onboard a sea-going vessel, a cadet receives free boarding & lodging apart from a stipend. Subsequently, he needs to obtain the Second Mate’s Certificate of Competency under the Directorate General of Shipping, Govt. of India to qualify as a third officer on any sea going vessel. A cadet will also be eligible for the B.Sc (Applied Nautical Science) degree from IMU (Indian Maritime University) after obtaining the Second Mate’s Certificate of Competency. As a Master/Captain you will most certainly have a highly rewarding career and a lifetime of memorable experiences. And as you grow, you will see that things only get better. Choose a career that will reward you in many ways. Take up the Diploma in Nautical Science Programme and set sail on career that will take you places.