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B.Sc Nautical Science

Bachelor (ISCED 2011 level 6)


Duration 6 semesters
Cost Not mentioned. Option for scholarship.

Eligibility: A pass in Plus-two (12th Standard) or its equivalent, with minimum 60% aggregate in Maths, Physics and Chemistry group and at least 50% marks in English.

Passport is mandatory.

Mode of Selection: Written/Personal/Medical Examination

Age: Below 25 years at the time of commencement of the Programme

Medical Standard:Candidates should be physically fit for sea service under standard norms, with eyesight 6/6 in better eye, 6/9 in other eye and with no colour blindness

Boys and Girls are eligible to apply.


Programme Educational Objectives (PEO)

PEO1: Become successful navigating officer who are able to be competent, innovative and productive in addressing the needs of the Industry and to pursue higher education and research as well.

PEO2: Grow professionally with their knowledge, understanding and proficiency skills and scale up to higher levels of competency.



Program Outcomes (PO)

PO1: Apply knowledge of mathematics and science, and engineering in their specialization involving complex engineering problems.

PO2: Analyze a problem, identify, formulate and solve engineering problems using basic fundamental principles of mathematics and science.



Programme Specific Objectives (PSOs)

PSO1: Attain proficiency in all aspects of Navigation and ship board operations, and also excel in problem solving by operating as a team to find solutions of various issues in that may arise on board the ship.

PSO2: Operate effectively in a professional environment by executing quality cargo related work on board ships and applying modern tools and techniques of navigation and cargo systems.

Structural components
Ship training
Laboratory training
Practical/Field work
Language training

ISCED Categories

Personal skills and communication
Policy and governance
Logistics and shipping management
Marine and maritime law
Machinery and operators
Naval engineering
Navigation and seamanship