Two year Trainee Marine Engineering Course
Maritime Foundation Chennai

Type: Diploma

Category: Merchant Navy, Maritime & Nautical Science

Sub Category: Marine Engineering

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About Two year Trainee Marine Engineering Course Course

Here are the details of Two year Trainee Marine Engineering Course Course including duration, Eligibility, Admission Criteria, Fees and Syllabus.

Eligibility:   For Diploma engineers -  Diploma in mechanical / Marine engineering / Electrical / Electrical & Electronics / Naval architecture / Shipbuilding engineering

English Proficiency: The DG Shipping entry standards for the course prescribes that the candidate should have obtained atleast 50% marks in English subject in either 10 th or 12 th standard or Diploma in Engineering course, conducted by a recognized Board or any University .
Selection criteria:   Based on written screening test and personal interview, academic credentials, aptitude.
Written test will be conducted individually upon personal appearance on any working day, and result declared at the same time.

MAX AGE: 22 yrs at the commencement of course. For candidates with Diploma in Ship building Max Age: 23 yrs.

Medical: Must be physically fit, certified by registered medical practitioner.  Eye sight: within plus or minus 2.5 and No colour blindness (must produce certificate from an eye specialist, ophthalmologist) 

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About the College

Maritime Foundation is an An ISO 9001: 2000Training Institution. It has been approved by director General of Shipping, Mumbai. Maritime Foundation offers Pre Sea, Post Sea, Welding courses.

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30/13, JAYALAKSHMIPURAM I STREET, NUMGAMBAKKAM, CHENNAI - 600 034. Ph no: + 91 44 28236869 / 42141465


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Q : sir, i m in final year from mechanical engg. on 26 may 2012 i will complete my graduation. now i want to join merchant navy. please help me out in finding right institute and any other desired knowledge in this field. thank u.

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Dear Santosh,

The minimum eligibility for courses in nautical science and Marine engineering 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 color 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.

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Q : hi please tell me that with commerce stream we can apply for merchant navy

Ans : hi ajay, you can join merchant navy by doing the course G.P.rating. You need not have science background for that. please contact us on 09582699508 for admission and course details. Thanks


Ans : yes you can join... PLACEMENT BEFORE COURSE COMMENCEMENT Booking Of seats(NO DONATION) started for the course commencing on 2nd February at International Maritime Academy. Course:DIPLOMA---NAUTICAL SCIENCE(1 year duration) LIMITED SEATS Contact Er.Rajnish ADMISSION OFFICER IMA 09198190676

Q : Hi, I have done 12th with botony phyzics chemistry. and i would like to join merchant navy coarse as a gp rating..I would like to know about the career plan about this field..kindly give me solution..... with regards sandeep kukreti

Ans : COC3 course at IIMS ,Karnataka after 10+2 provides you with the stipend paid on board ship training paying 20000-25000 / month. after which students get placed at salaries ranging from Rs. 1.5- 2 lacs a month. Time period of course is 2 years( approx.) including 12-18 months of stipend paid training.Students of PCM / Commerce with Maths are eligible for one module whereas students of all three streams ARTS/SCIENCE/COMMERCE are eligible for another module contact fordetails yatin26 at gmail , 09212333701


Ans : dear u can undergo GEC course to get converted to marine engineer. The GEC course is for the duration of around 15 months and the entire training is completed in 3 phases as under: Phase 1: 5 months Pre-Sea training at Academy in Bangkok Phase 2: 8 months Sea training on board Ship. (You shall be paid a stipend of around USD 200 – 400 per month depending on the Ship. (The Institute assures 100/% Placements for sea training on board ships which is a pre - requisite to get the job with the Shipping Companies.) Phase 3: 2 months Final training at Academy in UK starting salary Rs. 1.5 lakhs-2 lakhs contact for further details yatin26 at gmail / 09212333701


Comments / Reviews / Queries Two year Trainee Marine Engineering Course

  • sir, i just want to know about the subjects&syllabus for meoclass-4 part-a exam. Where can i write this exam. Posted By : m.vignesh, on 14-09-2011 19:12:18
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  • I had completed D.M.E 74%.Did i have chance to join marine engineer course. Please tell the fees details for one year and two marine engineer course Posted By : DITTO DENNY, on 22-05-2011 05:44:15
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  • sir, I hade completed dme 68%.Did i have any chance to join marine engmering Posted By : Dinesh.v, on 02-02-2011 04:07:43
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  • sir, I hade completed dme 68%.Did i have any chance to join marine engmering Posted By : Dinesh.v, on 02-02-2011 04:07:28
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  • i want fees details about marine two year courses Posted By : ssivakumar, on 28-01-2011 23:50:46
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  • what is the maths syllabus for diploma engineering students? Posted By : brindha, on 24-11-2010 01:27:46
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  • I have appeared for VIII semister of B. E. (Electrical) and waiting for result also I would like to pursue my carrier in merchant navy. I would appreciate if you guide me how I can go about to join the merchant navy. It is my passion and I have to achieve it. Posted By : Saurabh S. Desai, on 03-08-2010 19:38:27
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  • sir i am complete my diploma in mechanical engineering at2010 apr. In 2011sep i will join the two year trainee marine engineer course if it is possible or not because my D.O.B is 16.05.1989 my age 22 years complete on 16.05.2011 please clear my doubt sir Posted By : R.RANJITH KUMAR, on 26-07-2010 20:17:56
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  • sir,is that this course degree or not ? what are the apportunities after completing this course? give me in detail, i am mostly intrested in that career. please reply me. Posted By : kamble nikhil ashok, on 03-07-2010 10:55:38
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  • sir i want to know that what r the rule and syllabus for entrance exam and when the exam is held Posted By : Sumit jangid, on 12-06-2010 01:07:48
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