Qualifying in IMU-CET is mandatory for admission. Only unmarried candidates will be considered in addition with the following criteria have to be met in order to be eligible for admission into the B.Tech. in Marine Engineering programme.
Candidate should have passed in (10+2) or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and English as separate subjects with a PCM average of not less than 60%. Minimum of 50% marks in the English language at Class X or XII.
17 to 25 years of age at the time of commencement of the course. No age relaxation.
To be declared fit for selection, a candidate must be in good mental and physical health and free from any deficiency likely to interfere with the efficient performance of duties. Medically fit as per the M.S. (Medical Examination of Seafarer) rules 2000 as amended from time to time and also as per the D.G. Shipping guidelines.
Candidates for the B.Tech. in Marine Engineering programme must have unaided 6/6 vision in both eyes. Color blindness is not permitted. Movement of the eyeballs must be full in all direction and the pupils should react normally to light and accommodation.
B.Tech. in Marine Engineering is a 4 year full time undergraduate programme.
Bachelor’s degree in Marine Engineering is the beginning of an extensive stream of specialized study about the engineering of marine machines, harbors, ships, oil platforms, and other constructions.
This field of study is essential in building professionals with specialized knowledge in the fields of techniques, technologies of construction and maintenance of the essential systems and machinery of shipyards, vessels, vehicles, and marine structures.
The in-depth curriculum based on theory, practical, and in hand onboard experience is crucial in this field of study.
The course requires its students to learn about Applied Thermodynamics, Control Engineering and Automation, Marine Electrical Technology and Electrical Measurements, Marine Internal Combustion Engineering and Fluid Machines in detail.
Why Study B.Tech. in Marine Engineering?
The goal to attain a B.Tech. in Marine Engineering degree will depend on each individual’s aspirations and goals. Some of the reasons to pursue this course are as follows.
Reputed profession: Marine Engineering is a high demand field where skilled graduates are able to find open job positions immediately. Any student with the passion to excel in the field will find success soon.
High pay: Average packages for BTech Marine Engineering graduates are on the higher side for both private and public organizations. This course demands extensive off-shore training, initially for 6 months, and upon completion, students will get certified as a Grade IV naval marine engineer by the Ministry of Shipping, Government of India. Given the scale of work, the pay is also on the higher side.
Career opportunities: A Marine Engineer is able to pursue a diverse array of career opportunities. There is no limit to educational programs one can choose. From law, management to competitive examinations to get employed in Government organizations, the sky’s the limit.
On completion of this program, students will be able to get handsome salary packages ranging between INR 3,00,000 and INR 10,00,000 depending on candidate’s expertise in the field.
Candidates can further pursue PG courses such as M.Tech., Master of Engineering courses after completing this course.