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INDIAN MARITIME UNIVERSITY (IMU-CET 2017) will release online application form for DNS Course in month of October 2016 for IMU CET February 2017 Batch. IMU CET February 2017 batch will be only for Applied Nautical Science (Formerly Diploma in Nautical Science (DNS)). Candidates willing to join IMU DNS Course FEB 2017 Batch should keep checking official website of IMU CET Chennai, for release of IMU online application 2017. IMUCET online test for Feb 2017 batch is expected in December 2016 at centres all over INDIA.IMU-CET Entrance Exam conducted in the month of December is only for DNS course. For August batch 2017, IMU releases online application in the month of April and IMU-CET Entrance Exam is expected to be in the month of June. Candidates willing to join Marine Engineering, Diploma in Nautical Science, B.Sc Nautical science has to qualify in IMU-CET Entrance Exam. IMU-CET admit card is released before 10 days of exam.


A MERCHANT NAVY or MERCHANT MARINE is the fleet of merchant vessels that are registered in a specific country.  Seafarers of various ranks from different nationalities work on merchant vessels.Those are interested in pursuing a career in INDIAN MERCHANT NAVY, there are various courses for them to enter into Merchant Navy. Based on their educational qualifications one can choose the course which is suitable for them and can take admission.

Admission to Various UG Courses after 12th are based on All India Entrance Exam (IMU-CET) ,IMU-CET is conducted by Indian Maritime University,Chennai ( Central University,Govt.Of India)for Admission to various UG courses like IMU-DNS, B.Sc Nautical Science,B.Tech Marine Engineering, B.Sc Maritime Science, B.Sc Ship Building & Repair,Naval Architecture. IMU conducts entrance exam IMU-CET for UG Courses twice in a year for February Batch-2017 & August Batch-2017.

IMU-CET is the gateway for 10+2 Candidates to join Merchant Navy UG courses.IMU Conducts IMU-CET for Feb-2017 Batch in the month of Nov/Dec-2016 & For Aug -2017 Batch in the month of June -2017. 



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Careers At Sea - Merchant Navy Career Opportunities: How To Join Merchant Navy 2017

Work of seafarers on ships can be categorized into 3 basic departments:
1.Deck Officers                      2.Engineering Officers                    3.Ratings 

1.Deck Officers -The officers from this branch primarily look after the ships navigation, loading/unloading of cargo and the general maintenance and administration of the ship.In addition, they also looks after electronic navigation aids such as radar, depth measuring devices, long range navigation equipment and global positioning system etc. The officer joins in the rank of 3rd officer and is subsequently promoted to the rank of 2nd officer, Chief Officer and finally the Master of the ship.

Merchant Navy Pre-Sea Course to Become A Qualified Deck Officer

1. 6 Months G.P Rating Course*** (For 10th Pass) - More 

2. 6 Months NCV Cadet Course** (For 10th Pass) - More 

3. 1 Year Australian Deck Cadet Course*** (For 12th Pass) - More 

4. 1 Year IMU-DNS Course***(For 12th Pass) - More 

5. 3 Year Bsc. Nautical Sci. Course** (For 12th Pass) - More 

6. Direct Entry Scheme**( For 10th/12th Pass) - More

 2.Engineering Officers -These are the officer who is qualified in Marine Engineering. They join as 4th Engineer and step by step, get promoted to 3rd, 2nd and Chief Engineer, subject to their passing the competency exams and performance onboard the ship. The Engineering department in addition to looking after the main engines, are also responsible for associated equipment like power generation equipment, cargo pumps and air - conditioning etc.

Merchant Navy Pre-Sea Course to Become A Qualified Ship Engineer.

1. 6 Months G.P Rating Course ( For 10th Pass) - More 

2. 6 Months E.T.O Course (For I.T.I / B.E) - Apply-Now

2. 1 GME Course (For B.E / B.Tech Candidate) - More 

3. 4 Year Marine Engineering Course (For 12th Pass) - More 

4. 4 Year B.S Marine Engineering ( For 12th Pass)- More


3.Ratings - There are three kinds of ratings Deck,Engine room and catering.Deck rating is responsible for cargo handling, mooring/ unmooring and general maintenance of the ship. Similarly the engine room ratings assist the engineering officers in maintenance and operation of engines and associated equipment. The catering crew consists of Steward/Cooks and as the name suggests, they look after the catering and the house keeping of officers cabin

Merchant Navy Entry Course For Ratings

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Merchant Navy Introduction

The Merchant Navy is commercialaspects of Shipping Industryand Indian navy is the defence aspects. So there is a clear distinct difference between Merchant Navy and Indian Navy. Merchant navy fleet which basically deals with the transporting cargo by sea, to destinations around the world. Life in the Merchant Navy may be full of fun and adventure, but it is also hard work that requires the knowledge of navigation, maintenance and safe operation of a variety of vessels which travel long distances across the seas. The Merchant Navy fleet is mainly composed of cargo liners, tankers, cruisers, passenger vessels and other special types of seafaring vessels. Although modern vessels today are equipped with sophisticated gadgetry to deal with all emergencies, professionals employed on these vessels. Read More

About Indian Maritime University CET 2017

Indian Maritime University (IMU) is a Central University, Providing quality education in the maritime field. It was established by the Indian Maritime University Act 2008, on 14 November 2008. So, 14th November is celebrated as ‘IMU Day’ every year. It has campuses at Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai, Visakhapatnam and Cochin. Its headquarters is at Chennai and has jurisdiction all over India. The main objective of the Indian Maritime University is to facilitate and promote maritime studies, training; research and extension work with focus on emerging areas of studies like oceanography, maritime history, maritime laws, maritime security, search and rescue, transportation of dangerous cargo, environmental studies and other related fields. The University has 35 affiliated institutes.


IMU-CET is common entrance exam conducted all over India, for admission into various Marine courses like

  • Deck Cadet Course,
  • DNS Leading To Bsc Nautical Science
  • Bsc.Nautical Science,
  • B.E Marine Engineering
  • Naval Artitecture
  • G.P Rating

Candidates want to get admission for any of these courses, have to appear and qualify IMU CET FEB 2017 Exam. For coming FEB Batch CET will be held in month of Nov-Dec 2016.
The Common Entrance Examination shall have 200 objective type multiple choice questions each carrying one mark distributed in six subjects which are to be attempted in 3 hours duration.

These six subjects are as follows:

  • English                                :      25 questions
  • General Knowledge            :      25 questions
  • General Aptitude                :      25 questions
  • Mathematics                       :      50 questions
  • Physics                               :      50 questions
  • Chemistry                           :      25 questions

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Would you like a challenging and rewarding career in the Merchant Navy as Navigating Officer or Marine Engineer? Are you interested in Ship Building, Naval Architecture or Dredging and Harbour Engineering? Do you want to specialise in Port and Shipping Management, International Transportation and Logistics or Maritime Laws?
If your answer to any of the above questions is ‘Yes’, then the
Indian Maritime University (IMU) is the right destination for you.The birth of Indian Maritime University is a long cherished dream of the maritime community of India. The IMU has been established as a Central Univ ersity by the Government of India under an Act of Parliament, namely, the Indian Maritime University Act 2008. The Act was brought into force on 14th November 2008 and notified in the Gazette of India. Read More

IMU-CET Courses 2017

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IMU-CET is common entrance exam conducted all over India, for admission into Below listed  Marine courses

1 Year Deck Cadet Course (DNS)

1 Year DNS Leading To Bsc Nautical Science,

3 Years Bsc.Nautical Science Course,

4 Years B.E Marine Engineering Course

3 Years Naval Artitecture Course

3 Years B Sc Ship Building and Repair Course

2 Years MBA Port & Shipping Course

6 Months G.P Rating Course

Candidates want to get admission for any of these courses, Beside SPONSORSHIP TEST,have to appear and qualify IMU CET 2017 Exam. For coming  AUGUST 2017 Batch IMU-CET will be held in month of MAY/JUNE 2017.


Following are the eligibility criteria: UG Courses

A)  60% (PCM) and 50% (English) in 12th class 
B)  B.Sc (Any of these Physics/ Mathematics/ Chemistry/          Electronics) passed candidates with 55 % marks. 
C) candidates with 50 % in English.


Currently IMU have six campuses: 

  • IMU Kochi,
  • IMU Chennai, 
  • IMU Vishakhapatnam,
  • IMU Mumbai,
  • IMU Kolkata 
  • IMU Kandla Port. 

Deck Cadet Sponsorship Test 2017: Merchant Navy Sponsorship

Sponsoring Shipping Companies in India | Deck Cadet Sponsorship 2017 | Deck Cadet Jobs

Few reputed shipping company organize Sponsorship Test and select candidates for Sponsorship. Basically “Sponsorship” is Job, Placement & Training assurance in WRITTEN given to a candidate who successfully clears all the phase of “Sponsorship Test” organized by the Approved Shipping company.

Generally “Sponsorship Test” is completed in 3 Phases as follows:

  1. Written Offline/Online Test
  2. Psycometric/16 PF Test
  3. Personal Interview & Medical Examination (By D.G Approved Doctor)

Candidate who successfully passed all phases are then “SPONSORED” by the Company and issued “Sponsorship Letter”.

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