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Indian Maritime University Diploma in Nautical Science CET 2017

Indian Maritime University announces admissions to DNS February 2017

Indian Maritime University (IMU), Chennai, invites applications for Admissions to Diploma in Nautical Science leading to B.Sc. (Nautical Science) programme of February 2017 Batch in respect of candidates sponsored by shipping companies. The admission to Diploma in Nautical Science will be done through and All India Common Entrance Test (CET). The Computer based entrance test will be conducted on January 7th, 2017.

Common Entrance Tests for Admissions to DNS–Feb 2017 Batch

Admission to DNS programme of the Affiliated Institutes will be through All India Common Entrance Test for which the candidates have to appear.
The Application Fee is Rs.1000 for General candidates and Rs.700 for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe candidates.
The Syllabus for CET for UG programmes will be Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, English, General Knowledge and Aptitude at Plus 2 level (CBSE, ISE and State Boards).
The questions will be of Multiple Choice Type.

Eligibility for IMU Diploma in Nautical Science

Pass in (10 +2) or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English as separate subjects with a PCM average of not less than 60%
OR B.Sc. in Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry or Electronics with Physics as individual subject in one of the year, with an average of not less than 55% of marks in the final year.
OR B.E / B.Tech. Degree from I.I.T. or from a college recognized by AICTE with an average of not less than 50% of marks in the final year
And he candidates should have obtained 50% marks in English language at 10th or 12th Std. or in the Degree course conducted by recognized Board or any University.

Age Limit

Candidates belonging to General and other backward classes, categories, the date of birth should fall between 2nd February, 1991 and 21st February, 1999.

Candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC) and Scheduled Tribes (ST), the date of birth should fall between 2nd February, 1986 and 1st February, 1999.

Physical Fitness Candidates for admission to DNS course are required to produce certificate for medical fitness by authorities authorized by Director General of Shipping. Candidates with Disability (DA) are not eligible for admission to marine courses.
In case of appeal, the same will be referred to a medical board appointed by the Indian Maritime University. The decision of such medical board shall be final. Cadets are subject to further medical examination by the respective shipping companies before joining ships.

Eye Sight For DGS-approved course viz. DNS, Leading to B.Sc., (Nautical Science), there should not be any degree of squint or any morbid condition of eyes or of the eyelids that is liable to aggravate or recur, pressure of trachoma and iris complication sequela.
Candidates must possess good binocular vision (Fusion faculty and full field of vision in both eyes). Movement of the eyeballs must be full in all directions and the pupils should react normally to light and accommodation. Candidates joining DNS, Leading to B.Sc., (Nautical Science) course are not allowed to wear glasses and their vision should be 6/6 (normal) in each eye separately.

How to Apply for IMU CET 2017

For online Registration, Applicants should visit the website of the Indian Maritime University website: www.imu.edu.in and click on the CET February 2017 hyperlink.
Provision for printing filled Challan for making payment through Offline mode payment

Arranging Test Venues at designated cities with sufficient number of computers, relevant software and necessary personnel to administer the CET smoothly without any hitch
Facility for Applicants to take at least 2 web-based Mock Tests of a nature similar to IMU’s CET so that they can get familiar with the computer-based mode of testing.
Facility for applicants to download their Hall Tickets/Admit Cards with the name of the Test Venue indicated.

Automated e-mails/SMS to every registered Applicant on successful registration of Application, uploading of Hall Ticket, publication of results, etc
Conducting the CET at the designated Test Venues

Evaluation of Answers and publication of CET results within 3 days.

Important Dates

Online Registration window opens from 04th December, 2016
Last Date for online Registration 19th December, 2016
Date of Computer-Based CET: 7th January, 2017
Date of Publication of Results: February, 2017 (Tentatively)

Important Note

Applicants are requested to periodically visit the IMU’s website www.imu.edu.in to keep track of new announcements and changes if any. This is very important.
The IMU shall not be responsible for any mistakes committed by an applicant owing to his negligence in this aspect.

Indian Maritime University

East Coast Road, Uthandi,
Chennai – 600119
Contact: 04424530343
For more detail visit website: www.imu.edu.in