ETO is a four-month pre-sea training program, focuses on providing theoretical knowledge, practical skills, safety consciousness and efficiency. This is an all- residential program, which begins in March, July and November every year. By completing this course, you will be eligible for 8 months of training on ship as trainee electro- technical officer. After training you need to appear for Certificate of Competency (COC) examination, which help you to qualified to serve as an electro- technical officer onboard.


Passed 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English as separate subjects with minimum 50 % marks in English Language at 10'' of 12'' standard exam.


Not more than 35 years as on the date of commencement of course.

Medical Fitness:

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