Demand for Merchant Navy | Course, eligibility, body fitness requirements for Merchant Navy

June 28th, 2010| Education.

Demand for Merchant Navy | Course, eligibility, body fitness requirements for Merchant Navy

The water transportation is expanding as importing and exporting of raw materials is increasing. Few private and government companies entered into the merchant navy field. Foreign shipping companies are searching for trained people. Directory general of shipping had changed the regulations due to more demand for the trained people. It increased the age from 22 years. They are given training even though they are not having the eligibility. Our country students are getting offers from Dubai and Singapore.

Course eligibility age body features
Deck cadet 55%marks in inter In MPC or B.Sc 20-22 eye sight should be 6/6
GME B.E/B.Tech 24 eye sight: +/- 2.5
B.E 60% marks in inter in MPC or 50% in English 20 eye  sight: +/- 2.5