Direct Entry Stream (DES)

Direct Entry Stream (DES) is for the candidates those who are interested in joining merchant navy after 10th/12th/ ITI but having less than 40% marks in English.Candidates without Sponsorship can directly apply to our designated office or contacts for registration. On completing the registration process a Call Letter will be sent to candidates to appear for, Examination, Interview& DG Approved Medical with schedule dates. Shortlisted Candidates will be called to join the Programme with 100% placement guarantee.

Eligibility Criteria:

10th Pass / ITI with minimum 35% Marks in English & 40% Overall

Age Limit: 17.5 Years to 30 Years.

Medical Standards:

Should be physically fit for sea and should meet the medical standards laid by the Director General of shipping.

EyeSight / Vision :

Use of corrective lenses for eyesight is permitted but the maximum permissible limits, at entry, are 6/12 in each eye or 6/9 in better eye and 6/18 in another eye for distant unaided vision. Color blindness is not permitted.

Mode of selection:

Introduction of Merchant Navy & Maritime Industry Overview

Question Hour Session

(where student can ask for their inquiries).

Written Test (Duration One Hour)

Subject Include –  General Awareness,  Maths, English, I.Q, Academics.

Personal Interview

(Assessment of Interpersonal Skills & Technical Knowledge).

Final Selection/Medical Fitness Test


Course Duration: 3 Months Residential Course.

Career Flow Chart (DES):

10th pass with minimum 35% marks in English language & ITI

Age 17 ½ to 30 yrs.

Application- Interview- selection-Medical/ Eyesight

3 months Pre-Sea Training

(Residential Course in the Academy)

Obtain STCW 2010 Mandatory course  CDC

36 Months at Sea Service as a SAILOR

{Stipend U.S $ 200/- to U.S.$ 300/- per month}

3 months Post-Pre Sea Study program

COC as 2nd Deck Watch Keeping

18 months on Indian/Foreign Shipping Companies as a 2 Deck Watch Keeping.

{Salary U.S. $ 850/- to U.S.$ 1050/- per Month}

Answer Ordinary Seamen (OSM) & STCW Examination and lead up to the level of master

Marine/Chief Engineer on completion of mandatory sea service

For Admission  Related Queries

Contact : +91-7658093086