B.Tech Marine | BE Marine |Marine Engineering

B.Tech Marine | BE Marine |Marine Engineering

Marine Engineering course, scope, career, salary and eligibility details:-

What is Marine Engineering in Merchant Navy?

B.E./B.Tech. Marine Engineering. B.E./B.Tech. Marine Engineering is a highly job oriented course. This Engineering branch has been designed to train candidates become Marine Engineers on Merchant Navy ships. At the end of the course, successful candidates are awarded the Class 4 Marine Engineer Certificate of Competency. This certificate is awarded by the Ministry of Shipping, India. Please note that this certificate is provided only after a candidate completes 6 months of sea service. Once this Certificate of Competency is obtained, candidates may don the role of a Marine Engineer on Merchant Navy ships in any part of the World. When it comes to B.E./B.Tech. Marine Engineering Degree, there are two ways in which a student may acquire it. He/she may go for the regular B.E./B.Tech. Degree or may go for Lateral Entry (after completing Diploma program). The course duration is of 4 years. On the other hand, students making use of the lateral entry could get admission in 2nd year, directly. So, for them, the course duration is of 3 years.

 

Marine Engineering COURSE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:-

There are three main Eligibility Criteria for taking admission in DNS Course – Educational qualification, Medical/Physical standards and Age of the candidate.

· Educational Qualification: – 1.Regular B.E./B.TECH. Marine ENGINEERING Program- 12th Pass (from a Recognized Board) with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, with min 60% marks. Minimum marks in English subject- 50%.

  1. Lateral Entry Program- Completion of Diploma course in Mechanical or Marine Engineering is required with min 60% marks from a recognized Institute.
  • Medical Test: – Candidate must be mentally and physically fit. You must have your eyesight 6/12, but don’t worry if you are wearing glasses (spectacles) because glasses up to plus or minus 2.5 may be allowed but you must not have color blindness.
  • Age Limit: – Your age should be between (17&half to 25).

 

SCOPE, JOBS AND SALARY DETAILS:-

After the completion of the course and 6 months of sea service, one will be able to get the Class 4 Marine Engineer Officer Certificate of Competency. After getting this certificate, you may join Merchant Navy ships as a Marine Engineer. After going through more training programs and going through further sea service period, you may rise through the ranks and obtain Class 1 Marine Engineer Certificate of Competency. This way, one may even go on and become the Chief Engineering Officer too. Shipping Industry is a good sector where one may build a rewarding career. It is an important sector, which is crucial for the growth and stability of the Global Economy. It generates a number of job opportunities. Marine Engineers are required by the Industry in large numbers. Starting Salary of Marine Engineer is approx.50-60k Rupees per month. With each promotion, this figure will increase. Salary also depends on the profile of the employer.

BSc. Nautical Science Details

BSc. Nautical Science (BNS)

B.Sc. Nautical Science course scope, eligibility, jobs and salary details:-

What is BNS in Merchant Navy?

B.Sc. Nautical Science a field related to Maritime studies and offers exciting, adventure filled as well as financially well rewarding career. It is a 3 years long full time residential program (Bachelor of Science course) and has been divided into 6 semesters, each lasting 6 months. B.Sc. in Nautical Science covers all important topics related to maritime studies. Along with theoretical studies and practical aspects. In the end, after the completion of the course, cadets may go on and become Navigation Officer on Merchant Navy ships. But before one may take on the post of Navigating Officer in Merchant Navy ships, one has to go through the mandatory 12 months long sea service.

DNS COURSE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:-

There are three main Eligibility Criteria for taking admission in DNS Course – Educational qualification, Medical/Physical standards and Age of the candidate.

  • Educational Qualification: – 12th Pass (from a Recognized Board) with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, with min 50-60% marks.
  • Medical Test: – Candidate must be mentally and physically fit. You must have your eyesight 6/6, but don’t worry if you are wearing glasses (spectacles) because glasses up to plus or minus 2.5 may be allowed but you must not have color blindness.
  • Age Limit: – Your age should be between (17&half to 25).

 

SCOPE, JOBS AND SALARY DETAILS:-

After completion of the course, the candidate should undergo the 1 year long sea service. After the sea service and clearing the subsequent oral examination, the candidate could obtain the second mate’s Foreign-going Certificate of Competency. This certificate will enable one to hold the post of Navigation Officer on Merchant Navy ships.

Even after landing such a post, one could climb up the career ladder. After 18 months of sea service as a Navigation Officer, and clearing the written and oral examinations, one could obtain the first mate’s Foreign-going certificate of competency.

After 12 months of Sea Service as the Chief Mate and upon clearing the written as well as oral examinations, one could obtain the Master’s Foreign-going certificate of competency.