Nautical and Engineering at The Central Institute of Fisheries, Nautical &; Engineering Training (CIFNET)
Nautical and Engineering Training has vast career chances in India and abroad. The Central Institute of Fisheries, Nautical &; Engineering Training (CIFNET), Kochi has invited applications online for the entrance examination for admission to the BFSc Nautical Science for the year 2017-18. It is a 4-year (8 Semester) residential programme mainly concerned with study of fish capturing techniques, nauticalscience and operation of fishing vessels.
This programme has an exhaustive curriculum designed to provide profound practical knowledge on various aspects of the fishing and nautical sciences. This Degree course is affiliated to Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi. This 4-year programme will be producing a new generation of experts in the fishing field who will be able to take up any challenges in the operation of fishing vessels and related research & academic spheres with confidence.
The candidate who have successfully passed this degree and the basic modular courses with required sea experience are exempted from all written papers and directly (without Post-Sea courses) appear for the Mate Fishing Vessel oral examination leading to the issuance of Certificate of competency as Mate of a fishing vessel. Total seats available for this programme is 33.
Those who have passed 10 + 2 with 50% marks in Maths and 50% aggregate marks in other science subjects and also minimum 50% marks in English either in 10th or +2 std are eligible to apply. In the case of SC/ST students only a pass is required in the qualifying examination with the above subjects. Upper age limit is 20 years as on 1st October 2017.
Based on Entrance Test to be held on 10th June at Kochi and Academic performance in qualifying examination and interview. The Test will be of objective type, which covers the topics of Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English language. For each correct answer, 1 mark will be awarded and for every wrong answer, 0.25 mark will be deducted.
For General/OBC Candidates : Rs 500/-
For SC/ST Candidates: Rs 250/
How to Apply:
Apply online at http://www.cifnet.gov.in
before May 25 by observing instructions given in the prospectus which can be downloaded from the website. Printout of the online application along with required documents should be sent to the following address
Central Institute of Fisheries,
Nautical and Engineering Training (CIFNET),
Fine Arts Avenue, Fore Shore Road, Kochi-682016
Hostel facility will be provided for boys within the campus subject to the availability. Hostel facility for girls not available.
Tution Fee per Semester is Rs 13000/-
Other Fee (Odd Semester): Rs 19150/
Caution Deposit: Rs 5000
Other Deposit (Odd Semester): Rs 1500/-
University Fee for 1st Semester: Rs 1570/- & Rs 1190/- each for 3rd,5th ; 7th Semesters.
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