Qualification: Pass/ appearing in 10+2 examination from a recognized Board/ University with Physics, Chemistry and Maths (PCM), with not less than 60% marks in PCM.
OR with Physics as an individual subject in one of the years of B.Sc. in PCM or Electronics with an average of not less than 50% marks from an UGC/DEC recognized university.
OR B.E./ B.Tech. Degree from college recognized by AICTE.
1. Age Limit
Age as on the date of admission on 1st August 2015 shall be as follows:
i) Minimum age 17 years
ii) Maximum age 25 Years
Note: For Scheduled Castes (SC) & Schedule Tribe candidates (ST) Candidates maximum age relaxation is for five (5) years.
2. Reservations of Seats
For SC candidates - 15% Quota
For OBC candidates - 27% should be part of Non Creamy layer
For ST - 7.5%
For DA candidates - 3%
Note: Any candidate who is applying for the reserved category should have valid caste certificate as per government of India.
3. Physical Fitness
Candidate for admission to marine courses (DG, Shipping-approved courses) are required to produce certificate for medical fitness by authorities authorized by Director General of Shipping.
a) Candidates joining DNS, B.Sc. (Nautical Science) & B.Sc. (Maritime Science) degree course are not allowed to wear glasses and their vision should be 6/6 (normal) in each eye separately.
b) In case of candidates joining B. Tech. (Marine Engineering) degree course, glasses may be allowed but eye sight in each eye beyond plus/minus 2.5 will be rejected. Unaided vision should be 6/12 in both eyes minimum or 6/9 in the good eye and 6/12 in the other eye minimum.