B.Tech Marine Engineering is a 4-year degree course that leads to a Class IV Marine Engineer Officer Certificate of Competency. This is a fully residential course comprising 8 semesters and includes training on Ship-in-Campus during the seventh semester. This course starts in August every year. After obtaining the degree and completing 6 months of sea service, candidates are eligible to work as a Marine Engineer on merchant navy ships all around the world. To apply for this course the Indian Maritime University’s Common Entrance Test (IMU-CET) in mandatory.


Candidates passed in 10+2 with more than 60% marks in PCM and minimum 50% marks in English. Passport is mandatory for admission.


Between 17.5 to 25 years as on the date of commencement of course.

Medical Fitness:

Candidates should be medically and physically fit with eyesight 6/6 and no colour blindness.

Selection Procedure:

NMS undertakes an Aptitude and written test followed by CET of D.G. Shipping. The final selection will only take place after medical check-up through our panel Doctor. approved by D. G. Shipping Govt. of India.