B.Sc. Nautical Science
This is a 3-year full-time residential program approved by the Directorate General of Shipping, Ministry of Shipping (Government of India). It covers all important topics related to maritime education and Nautical Science. The program focuses on training and preparing eligible students for becoming Deck Officers and imparts learning in Nautical Technology, with more attention to practical skill development.
All candidates applying for B.Sc. Nautical Science program need to appear for a common entrance test (IMU-CET) conducted by the Indian Maritime University (IMU).
Enquiry for Merchant Navy Courses
The best way to do well in IMU CET is to take sponsorship coaching. To pursue BSc nautical science undergraduate program at IMU, you must pass the IMU-CET. Join CMS to clear the IMU-CET entrance test. We provide the best coaching sessions with knowledgeable and experienced instructors. We give study resources that are applicable to both the IMU-CET and shipping company sponsorship. With the skills & knowledge of our expert faculty, we Nourish the knowledge & develop the skills of students to assist them in cracking the IMU CET and the entrance examination conducted by other shipping companies.
After completing this course, one can join as a Navigation Officer on both National and International Ships. With relevant years of sea service and passing required examinations, a Navigation officer can rise through the ranks and become a Ship, Captain.
Systematic lesson plan for IMU-CET to pursue BSc in Nautical Science
At CMS, a systematic lesson plan for every subject is provided to the students at the beginning of the coaching to establish a goal in the name of marks to achieve. As the competition progresses, each session includes exposure to the competition so that concepts can be applied. Because each student has his or her own manner of grasping and refining information, the hour-based course schedule assists students in strategizing their plan to go over the topics.
Duration: 3 Years
Approved by: Director General of Shipping, Govt. of India
Degree Awarded by: Alagappa University, Karaikudi
Placement: After the completion of the course candidate will be placed onboard for the ship structured training,
To join the BSc nautical science colleges sponsorship course at CMS, the students must be first eligible for the course. The minimum BSc nautical science eligibility criteria are mentioned below:
- Passed 10+2 with an average Mark of 60% in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
- 50% Marks in English either in 10th or 12th
Age limit: Below 25 years
Passport: It is mandatory to have passport at the time of course commencement.
- Candidates should be Physically Fit for Sea Service under DGS norms
- Eyesight 6/6 without any external aids
- No Color Blindness
Eyesight – Candidates have to qualify for a full eyesight test conducted by the Mercantile Marine Department before being finally selected for the course. They should have 6/6 in each eye without visual aids and should be free from color blindness.