How to Join Merchant Navy


Please give me information about how to join Merchant Navy as an Engineering Officer after passing 12th in Science stream.

Also provide details about IMU CET 2015 date and application form.


After 10+2 you can join Merchant Navy as a Marine Engineer in the following streams.

  • 4 Year Pre Sea Marine Engineering Degree Course
  • 2 & 1/2 Year Pre Sea Training for Marine Engineering under Alternate Training Scheme

There is Entrance Test, Interview & Medical Test including Eye Test for selection.

After completion of the above courses you will be allowed to perform your duties.

Please refer to for all information related to Merchant Navy Admission & Recruitments.

IMU CET is conducted for admissions to the various UG and PG courses taught in all campus of the Indian Maritime University and its Affiliated Institutions.

IMU CET is conducted usually in the month of June every year.

Infomation for IMUCET 2015 is not yet available. You can refet to IMU CET 2014 details for referance at: