MSC ENTRANCE EXAMINATION FOR GME ADMISSION – 2023
APPLICATION ARE OPEN FOR BOTH MALE & FEMALE CANDIDATES
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQS)
-Q1. Which is the selection process?
Click HERE for the registration.
Registration link will be activated from 29th Aug 2023
Complete registration and pay Rs 1000/- towards Registration and Exam Fees
Appear for the ONLINE exam as per date/time selected.
Exam registration starts from: 29th Aug 2023
Last date of exam registration: 15th Sep 2023
On-line Exam dates: 21st / 22nd Sep 2023 ( 2 batches on each day 11 am and 05 pm ): candidate have to select any one date, Timings of the online exam, candidate will be notified to the candidate after the issue of Admit card.
PLEASE NOTE :
EXAM REQUIREMENT IS TABLET/MOBILE PHONE/LAPTOP/PC – WITH CAMERA. (It is recommended to use PC or Laptop or Tablet)
EXAM WILL BE DONE ON-LINE WITH MONITORING BY PROCTOR AND A.I.
ONLY CANDIDATES MAKING IT TO THE MERIT LIST WILL BE CALLED FOR PHYSICAL INTERVIEW.
RESULTS WILL BE INFORMED TO THE SUCESSFUL CANDIDATES.
Successful candidates will be called to any one of our centres for completing the following:
- Medical tests (including Eyesight) through our Company doctor (Medical tests are only to be done as per Applicable DGS & Company Guidelines by MSC approved Company Doctor, which will be advised by MSC Office team).
- Medical test fee is approximately, around Rs 5000/- to 6000/- payable by candidate, Psychometric test fee is approximately Rs 1000/-. And payable by candidate - payable to MSC approved Psychometric counselling service
Candidates must be aware that without passing these, they will not be eligible to further selection process.
If you comply with all Company and DG Shipping criteria and have passed the following, you will be shortlisted for the final selection process:
- MSC Entrance written exam
- MSC Interview
- MSC approved doctor medical test
- MSC Psychometric test
Candidates must meet all requirements of the company as well as those laid out by Indian Maritime University / Director General of Shipping.
No candidate can appear more than once each year for the company’s written exam.
The company’s decision on selection will be binding and cannot be challenged.
Any false declaration or documents will result in the candidate being disqualified.
-Q2. What will be the cost?
Cost of MSC entrance exam = Rs 1000/- payable online at the time of registration + Bank transaction charges born by the candidate may range between 0.5 to 5% depending on the service provider.
Cost of Medical & Eyesight Test = Approximate Rs 5000/- to 6000/- cash payable to MSC approved Medical Clinic
Cost of Psychometric On-Line Test= Approximate Rs 1000/- payable to MSC approved Psychometric counselling service
Additionally if selected:
Non-Refundable Fee to MSC = Rs 15,000
Cost of 1 Year IMU GME Pre-sea course = As per institute fee structure and norms
Selected candidates will be assigned a DG Shipping Approved Institutes via MSC TRAINING ACADEMY on the basis of Final results.
1 Year GME COURSE SCHEDULED TO COMMENCE FROM : Mid October 2023 approx..
(01 YEAR GME PROGRAME):
-Q3. What happens after I pass out from the Training Institute?
You will pass out in 12 months after the commencement of GME Pre-Sea Course
Thereafter you will be assigned on a company vessel as a trainee marine engineer with a stipend of Rs 44,000 approx. per month of training on board ship.
After completion of 6-9 months of sea-time, you are eligible to appear for the Certificate of Competency Exam for Class 4 (FG).
After passing your Competency exams you will join ship as a 5th Engineer.
See the Career Path section for further details
-Q5. Am I eligible?
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR GME
- AGE BELOW 27 YRS (AS OF 16 OCT 2023).
- PERCENTAGE IN ENGLISH IN 10 OR 12, 50 % OR MORE.
- MIN 60 % BTECH ENGINEERING (OVERALL 8 SEMS AVERAGE) IN MECHANICAL, MECHANICAL AND AUTOMATION, MECHANICAL AND ELECTRONICS, MECHANICAL AND AUTOMOBILE.
( MECHANICAL MUST BE FIRST, FROM AICTE APPROVED COLLEGE ) (RESULT AWAITING SHOULD HAVE 60 % TILL 6 SEMS)
OR MIN 60 % (OVERALL 8 SEMS) IN DEGREE IN NAVAL ARCHITECTURE, NAVALARCHITECTURE AND OCEAN ENGINEERING, NAVAL ARCHITECTURE AND SHIPBUILDING .
( NAVAL ARCHITECTURE SHOULD BE FIRST) (IF RESULT AWAITING 60 % TILL 6 SEMS)
- MIN 60 % IN FINAL YEAR ( 7 & 8 SEMS) IN ABOVE COURSES.
CANDIDATES AWAITING BTECH/ DEGREE RESULT CAN APPLY.(BUT WILL HAVE TO HAVE RESULTS BY THE ORALS EXAM DATE)
All applicants shall comply with the physical and medical standards as per regulations and Company standards.
Medical Examination will be done by Company & DG Shipping Approved Doctor ONLY
-Q6. What is the MSC online examination like?
The MSC exam is a 1.5 hour paper with the following
Engineering Knowledge – 50 questions
Please note valid passport is mandatory for admission to all the Pre sea training programs, If not applied yet, Please apply for passport IMMEDIATELY.