Graduate Marine Engineers (GME) course: Apply by February 11
The Shipping Corporation of India Ltd.; a Government of India Enterprise; Fleet Personnel Dept., 3rd Floor, Shipping House, Madame Gama Road, Mumbai - 400 021, has invited applications for admission to Graduate Marine Engineers (GME) course at Maritime Training Institute at Powai, Mumbai.
This course is approved by Directorate General of Shipping (DGS). GME course comprises of pre-sea training of 8 months at MTI Powai and structured shipboard training of 10 months thereafter on ships operated by SCI.
Eligibility: Applicant should be unmarried. Applicant should have B.E / B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from and AICTE recognized College with minimum 50% marks in final year of Engineering at the time of interview. Equivalent degree or degree with specialization or electives other than above educational qualification is not acceptable. Applicant should also have minimum 50% marks in English in 10th or 12th class. Applicant should not be over 28 years as on 1st April 2019.
Course Fee: Course Fee is Rs. 4,50,000/- for males and Rs.4,00,000/- for females. Those selected will get a consolidated stipend of Rs.15,000/- per month only, for ten months training on board a ship of SCI.
There are 40 seats for the course. Reservation will be as per Govt of India guidelines. Seats for different categories: UR-20, OBC-11, SC-06, & ST-03.
Application: Applications can be submitted online at http://www.mti.shipindia.com/courses/graduate-marine-engineering/, latest by 11.2.2019. After successful submission of online application from, applicant must take print out of application form. It is required to be produced at the time of document verification before interview. On-line examination will be held on 17.2.2019.
After completion of 8 months shore training as GME and 10 months structured shipboard training as TME, candidates can appear for MEO CLASS-IV PART ‘B’ examination after obtaining MEO CLASS-IV PART ‘A’ exemption certificates from D.G. Shipping.
On completion of satisfactory performance of training period and reporting to SCI with MEO Class-IV, Part-B certificate of competency (COC), The Shipping Corporation of India Ltd. MAY employ these candidates on ships owned, manned or operated by SCI as per INSA MUI Agreement if vacancies are available. Candidates will be required to furnish an indemnity bond to SCI for agreeing to serve on SCI vessels for a period of 5 years after obtaining the MEO CLASS IV PART B certificate of competency.
After obtaining necessary sea experience and higher certificates of competency the candidate can rise to the rank of Chief Engineer officer on the ship.
For more details, visit: www.shipindia.com