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).
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.
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,