1. Initial Screening
The interested candidates will undergo initial screening for admission. At this stage our admission counsellor will evaluate the candidate based on the eligibility criteria as defined DG Shipping, Govt. of India. You will be asked questions about your educational qualification, age, etc. The counsellor will guide you about merchant navy and career options in merchant navy.
2. Test & Interview
The candidates who qualify in the first round shall appear for a written test and an interview. The written test shall be of one and half hour duration and shall comprise of:
- Objective type multiple choice paper ( to assess the subject knowledge of the candidate)
- Subjective type paper (to assess the English language skills of the Candidate)
The purpose of the interview is to assess the adaptability of the candidate to marine life.
A merit list will be prepared based on the candidates’ performance in the written test and interview. The short-listed candidates will be called for counseling and the Admission Officer will guide you about the pre-sea training that you qualify for.
4. Medical Examination
Short-listed candidates are required to undergo a medical examination as prescribed in the Merchant Shipping (Medical Examination) Rules, 2000; as amended from a DG Shipping approved doctor.
5. Admission Confirmation
The candidates who clear their medical examination will be issued an admission confirmation letter after submission of the first instalment of course fee.