Nautical Science

    What is Nautical Science?

    An emerging career of this century, nautical science is for those who have a pull for the life in the sea. It is a highly paid industry and requires individuals who have the zest, inclination and courage to pursue a challenging career. The course provides a strong theoretical education in the field of nautical science and prepares students for employment in marine transportation. Students can perform the duties of ship officers.

    When Can I Enroll for Nautical Science?





    B. S. Nautical Technology

    HSC with PCM & English

    4 Years

    Autonomous Exam

    B. Sc. Nautical Science

    HSC with PCM & English

    3 Years

    Autonomous Exam

    Higher National Diploma Program

    10+2 or its equivalent with 50% aggregate in Maths, Physics and Chemistry and minimum 50% marks in English

    2 Years

    English Proficiency Test

    Diploma in Nautical Science (IGNOU)

    a) Pass in (10+2) examination with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics as separate subjects with a PCM average of not less than 55% OR

    1 Year

    Autonomous Exam

    b) With Physics as individual subject in one of the year, B.Sc. in Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry or Electronics with an average of not less than 55% of marks in the final year OR

    Autonomous Exam

    c) B.E./B. Tech. Degree from I.I.T. or from a

    college/University recognized by AICTE / UGC / DEC

    Autonomous Exam

    What Personality Traits Are Required in the Field of Nautical Science?

    • Risk taking ability
    • Ability to work for long hours
    • Enthusiastic
    • Communication Skills

    What Aptitude Are Required in the Field of Nautical Science?

    • High Abstract Reasoning
    • High Numerical Ability
    • Above Average Verbal Ability

    IQ Required for Being an Architect?

    High intelligence level is required with lots of courage to take challenges.

    Job Prospects in Nautical Science

    • Educational and Training Institutions.
    • Shipping Companies
    • Mercantile Marine Department
    • Ship Broking Firms