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CIFNET Entrance Exam 2020 Notification, Eligibility, Application, Dates

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CIFNET Entrance Exam 2020 - Central Institute of Fisheries, Nautical, and Engineering Training (CIFNET) has released the notification for Common Entrance Exam for admission to Bachelor of Fisheries Science (BFSc) Program and Vessel Navigator Course (VNC) /Marine Fitter Course (MFC) for the academic year 2020-21. Application for the same can be submitted in a prescribed format on or before May 15, 2020.

Check out more details on CIFNET Entrance Exam 2020 from the page below.

 

Courses Offered

i.

Bachelor of Fishery Science B.F.Sc. (Nautical Science)

ii.

Vessel Navigator Course (VNC) / Marine Fitter Course (MFC)

 

CIFNET Entrance Exam 2020 Important Dates

Bachelor of Fishery Science (Nautical Science)

Application form release date

23rd March 2020

Last Date to receive the filled in application

15th May 2020

Admit Card

1st week of June 2020

Exam date for B.F.Sc.(NS) Course

13th June 2020

Vessel Navigator Course (VNC)/ Marine Fitter Course (MFC)

Application Form Release Date

23rd Mar 2020

Last Date to receive the filled in application

15th May 2020

Last date to receive the Hall ticket

12th June 2020

Exam Date for VNC/ MFC Course

20th June 2020

 

 Intake Capacity

Courses

Total No. of Seats

BFS (NS)

40 Seats

VNC

60 Seats

MFC

60 eats

 

Eligibility Criteria for CIFNET Entrance Exam 2020

For Bachelor of Fishery Science (Nautical Science) [B.F.Sc (N.S)]

Age Limit

17 years to 20 years as on October 01, 2020

Education Qualification

10+2 with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent examination in all subjects of PCB or PCM and also 50% marks in English either in 10th or +2 std. Only passing marks in 10+2 is enough for SC/ST candidates.  Candidates with PCM group will be directly eligible for GMDSS after BFSc(NS) degree. Candidates who are appearing for 10+2 exams during March, 2020 are also eligible to apply.

Vision

In case the candidates wish to take up the career on sea/vessel he/she should pass the prescribed eye test conducted by Mercantile Marine Department before admission.

For Vessel Navigator Course (VNC) & Marine Fitter Course (MFC)

Age Limit

15 to 20 years as on August 01, 2020.

Education Qualification

Pass in 10th standard or equivalent examination with 40% marks in Maths and Science separately. Candidates who are appearing for 10 exams during March, 2020 are also eligible to apply.

 

CIFNET Entrance Exam 2020 Application Process

Candidates can download the CIFNET 2020 Application Form from the official website i.e. cifnet.gov.in Candidates have to send the filled in application form along with the attested copies of certificates in all respect before the last date.

Step 1

Visit the official website of CIFNET or direct link is also available for candidates in the “application form page”

Step 2

Download the application form from website

Step 3

Fill the necessary details asked in the application form

Step 4

After filling the application form, candidates have to send this application form in an envelope to the prescribed address.

 

Application Fee

Category

Bachelor of Fishery Science (Nautical Science)

(VNC)/ Marine Fitter Course(MFC)

General

Rs.500/-

Rs.300/-

OBC/SC/ST

Rs.250/-

Rs.150/-

 

Mode of Payment

i.

Cash

ii.

Demand Draft

E-payment to CIFNET SBI account number: SBI A/c No. 10626732305 IFSC: SBIN0001015. However, e-receipt (UTR number) for making payment for application should be enclosed along with the downloaded application.

 

Selection Process

For B.F.Sc (NS)

Common Entrance Test, Academic Merit in qualifying examination.

For VNC & MFC

All India basis Common Entrance Test (CET).

 

CIFNET Entracne Exam Pattern

For Bachelor of Fishery Science (Nautical Science)

Medium of Question Paper

English

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

No. of Sections

5 (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology and English Language)

Marking Scheme

+1 marks will be awarded for each correct answer and 0.25 will be deduced for each wrong answer.

For (VNC)/ Marine Fitter Course (MFC)

Medium of Question Paper

English

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

No. of Sections

Maths, Science subjects and English language

 

Exam Centres

B.F.Sc. (Nautical Science)

CIFNET Kochi, CIFNET Chennai, CIFNET Vizag

Vessel Navigator Course (VNC) & Marine Fitter Course (MFC)

Kochi, Chennai, Vizag, Kolkata, Patna

 

Admit Card

Candidates who will successfully apply for the CIFNET exam will be able to download the admit card. Here are the steps to download the admit card.

Step 1

Visit the official website to download the admit card

Step 2

The direct link will be provided on the admit card page for candidates

Step 3

Click on login on the home page

Step 4

Provide login details to generate the admit card

Step 5

Take 2-3 printout of the admit card for future use

 

To view the complete notification, click here

 

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website