There are a number of Merchand Navy Civilian Institutes which, train candidates for Merchant Navy ships. Some of the Merchant Navy posts are as follows :
Merchant Navy Deck Cadets : They work as technical hands on board of the ships.
Merchant Navy Elgibility : 10 + 2 With PCM aggregate not less than 60 % . English as separate subject with atleast 50 % in the 10th and 12th statndard.
Merchant Navy Age Limit : 20 Years.
Eye Sight : 6/6 with 0ut eye glasses. No Colour Blindness.
There are other Merchant Navy posts such as
Electrical Officers – B.E Electrical / Electronical Engineers.
Marine Engineers – Naval Architecture, B.E Mechanical Engineers
Ship Administrative Assistants – B.Com., M.Com., BBA., MBA., BCA., BIT with accounts as a paper.
Merchant Navy Age Limit : 25 years.
Merchant Navy Selection will be based on the Basis of Merchant Navy entrance test and Interview. Selected candidates will be required to undergo Pre-Sea Merchant Navy training Programme at their Own Cost. The last three Merchant posts the eye sight corrected to 6/6 (acceptable +- 2.5)
Candidates awaiting Merchant Navy final year result can also apply. For other details please check the web site : www.ariworld.com. For enquiries contact 9811817200 (Delhi), 9833111260 (Mumbai)
Applied Research International
B-1, Hauz Khas,
New Delhi- 110 016.
A candidate can also apply for INS Rajendra a Merchant Navy Training Ship. Located at Mumbai.
Merchant Navy Eligibility : 10 + 2 (PCM) 17 to 20 years. Should have passed the Joint Engineering Examination.These candidates would be called for Merchant Navy Interview.The course has to be paid for. This is a govt recognized. Institute.