MSC ENTRANCE EXAMINATION FOR DECK CADETS 2022
-Q1. Which is the selection process?
Click HERE for the registration.
Complete registration and pay Rs 800/- towards Registration and Exam Fees
Appear for the ONLINE exam as date/time as selected.
Exam registration starts from: 18th Apr 2022
Last date of exam registration: 10th May 2022
On-line Exam dates: 09th / 10th / 11th / 12th / 13th / 14th & 15th May 2022: candidate to select any one date
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.
PLEASE REFER TO GUIDELINES ON WEBSITE FOR ALL OTHER CONDITIONS
PASSED CANDIDATES WILL BE SELECTED FOR ONLINE VIDEO INTERVIEW.
APPLY ONLINE FOR THE INDIAN MARITIME UNIVERSITY (IMU) COMMON ENTRANCE EXAM (CET) You must fill up the form and follow instructions as specified
1.Register for inquiry/update on IMU exams here : https://apply.registernow.in/IMUcet/registration2022
Course Enquired for : Diploma in Nautical Science leading to BSc (Applied Nautical Science)
2. Apply as per instructions mentioned on IMU website: https://www.imu.edu.in/
3. Brochure for Diploma in Nautical Science leading to BSc will also be available at IMU website
4. Appear for IMU CET
IMU Registration – Started - 28th Mar 2022 & Last Date – 24th May 2022
IMU CET EXAM – Tentatively 11th June 2022
Download IMU BROCHURE HERE
PLEASE NOTE IN ADDITION TO MSC EXAM PROCEDURES, CANDIDATES MUST CLEAR THE IMU CET
Important Dates for IMU CET 2022
Date of commencement of Online Registration
Last date for Online Registration
Date of Mock Test & Hall Ticket can be downloaded by the candidates
Date for Computer Based CET
Date for Publication of Results (IMU Website)
Commencement of Classes
Successful candidates will be called to any one of our centers for completing the following :
Medical fees is approx around Rs 5000 payable by candidate
Candidates must be aware that without passing these, they will not be eligible for selection.
If you comply with all Company and DG Shipping criteria and have passed:
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.
*IMU dates/criteria are declared on the IMU website. Candidates are requested to visit the IMU website regularly in order to update themselves with the latest information provided.
-Q2. What will be the cost?
IMU Charges – as per the information on IMU website
Cost of MSC entrance exam = Rs 800/- 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 = approx Rs 5000/ cash payable to MSC approved Medical Clinic
Cost of Psychometric Test= approx. Rs 1000/- payable to MSC approved Psychometric counseling service
Additionally if selected:
Non-Refundable Fee to MSC = Rs 15,000
Cost of 1 Year IMU Pre-sea course = As per institute norms.
Selected cadets will be assigned to DG Shipping Approved Institutes via MSC TRAINING ACADEMY on the basis of Final results.
PRE SEA COURSE COMMENCES FROM : 01st Aug 2022 or As per amended date announced by IMU
-Q3. What happens after I pass out from the Pre-sea Institute?
You will pass out in 12 months after the commencement of Pre-Sea Course
Thereafter you will be assigned on a company vessel as a deck cadet with a stipend of Rs 20,000 approx. per month of training on board ship.
After completion of 18 months of sea-time, you are eligible to appear for the Certificate of Competency Exam for Second Mate (FG).
After passing your Competency exams you will join ship as a Junior Officer.
See the Career Path section for further details
-Q4. Am I eligible?
10+2 with 65% marks in PCM aggregate or
60% marks in the final year of B.Sc. with physics in any of the years of B.Sc or
55% marks in the final year of B.E. or B. Tech. degree
50% marks in English either at 10th or 12th or at graduation level.
CANDIDATES AWAITING 12th RESULT CAN APPLY.
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
Minimum Age requirement: candidate should be 17 years of age as on approx. 1st August 2022*
Maximum Age limit: 19 years of age (for 10+2), 22 years (for BSc graduate) as on approx. 1st August 2022*
*exact date depends on starting date of Pre-Sea Training Course
What is the MSC examination like?
The MSC exam is a 1.5 hour paper with the following
English – 15 questions
Maths – 12 questions
Physics – 13 questions
General Knowledge – 10 questions
All questions are objective type multiple choice questions
What is the IMU exam like ?
The standard will generally be that of 10+2 level
Go to the IMU website for sample examination papers
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