This is a 3 years residential course structured into 6 academic semesters approved by The Directorate General of Shipping, Govt. of India. After completion of course the cadets will be issued CDC, INDOS and Course Completion Certificate. The cadets will join the ship as Deck Cadet.
Minimum Academic Qualification : 10+2 Science.
Age limit : 18 to 25 years.
Medical Fitness : The cadets are required to produce certificate for medical fitness by a Doctor approved by The Directorate General of Shipping.
Eyesight : Cadets vision should be 6/6 with or without external aid ± 2.5.