Resources » News/Announcements » Jobs & Interviews

The Shipping Corporation Of India Ltd.- TRAINEE NAVIGATING OFFICER CADETS -IGNOU (B.Sc. Nautical Sci


Posted Date: 01-Nov-2008  Last Updated:   Category: Jobs & Interviews    
Author: Member Level: Gold    Points: 3






Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) and the Directorate General of Shipping (DGS), Mumbai announces admissions in B.Sc. (Nautical Science) programme commencing from 1st Febrauary 2009. This programme of IGNOU has been developed in collaboration with the DGS and is aimed at orienting the cadets for the equivalent life at sea by providing vocationally oriented education and training so as to help them become officers in the Merchant Navy.

The Shipping Corporation Of India Ltd.
( A GOVERNMENT OF INDIA ENTERPRISE )
Shipping House, 245,
Madame Cama Road,
Mumbai – 400 021.
Tel. : 022-22026666, Fax : 022-22843331
offers Pre-Sea Training at our Maritime Training Institute , Mumbai [ID CODE: 1640P] followed by Shipboard Training as TRAINEE NAVIGATING OFFICER CADETS (TNOCs) to Unmarried Male & Female candidates Under the Indira Gandhi National Open University – Directorate General of Shipping (IGNOU-DGS) Project leading to B.Sc. (Nautical Science).

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) shall issue an advertisement announcing their admission notice regarding their offer of Diploma in Nautical Science (DNS) leading to B.Sc. (Nautical Science) in collaboration of Directorate General Of Shipping (DGS), Mumbai in leading newspapers.

The Shipping Corporation of India Ltd. (SCI) is the largest Indian ship-owner and ship-manager having the facility of imparting 18 months of structured shipboard training on board owned and managed ships, in addition to the 12 months Pre-Sea Training at its Maritime Training Institute (MTI), Powai, Mumbai. SCI proposes to select around 80 Trainee Navigating Officer Cadets (TNOCs) from amongst those candidates who are declared qualified in the All India Common Entrance Examination (OPENNET) conducted by IGNOU and in an Interview conducted by a panel of SCI officers for Pre-Sea and Shipboard training as TNOCs. The Pre Sea training is proposed to be conducted at our Maritime Training Institute, Powai, Mumbai from 2nd t February 2009

Admission in B.Sc. (Nautical Science) at IGNOU

As per the latest guidelines issued by the DG Shipping, Mumbai, it is now mandatory for all the candidates to qualify in OPENNET to seek admission in B.Sc. (Nautical Science) programme of IGNOU-DGS, irrespective of whether their candidature is sponsored by a Shipping Company or their Manning Agents or not.


Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) and the Directorate General of Shipping (DGS), Mumbai announces admissions in B.Sc. (Nautical Science) programme commencing from 1st Febrauary 2009. This programme of IGNOU has been developed in collaboration with the DGS and is aimed at orienting the cadets for the equivalent life at sea by providing vocationally oriented education and training so as to help them become officers in the Merchant Navy.


The eligibility conditions are 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM) with not less than 55% marks in PCM aggregate from a recognized Board OR with Physics as an individual subject in any one of the years of B. Sc with not less than 50% marks in the final year of B.Sc. from a recognized University provided that the candidate must have passed 10+2 examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM) from a recognized Board OR B.E./B.Tech. Degree from I.I.T or from a college/ University recognized by AICTE/ UGC/ DEC. And (2) Should have passed with not less than 50% marks in English as a subject, at either 10th or 12th standard or in the Degree course, conducted by a Board or any University. Those appearing in educational eligibility qualifying examination are also eligible to apply provided they meet all the eligibility criteria on or before the commencement of the programme and produce the certificates to that effect.


Age as on 1st Febrauary, 2009 should not be more than 20 years in case of 10+2 pass, Not more than 22 years in case of B.Sc. Degree, Not more than 24 years in case of B.E./B.Tech. The age limit is relaxable by 2 years in case of female candidates. Age relaxation of 5 years to SC/ST candidates will be available as per the rules of Government of India. (C) Physical and Medical Standards: Medically fit as per the standards prescribed by M. S. Medical Examination Rules, 2000, and Eye sight: 6/6 in each eye without visual aids and normal colour vision.


Candidates will be selected on the basis of an Entrance Test (OPENNET). The Entrance Test will be held on 30th November 2008. Reservation in number of seats shall be as prescribed by the Government of India rules. For further details please refer to the Student Handbook and Prospectus.


Programme will be offered through selected Training Institutes approved by DGS and IGNOU. The Prospectus can be obtained from IGNOU headquarters, New Delhi on weekdays during working hours on payment of Rs.100/- in cash . It can also be downloaded from IGNOU website i.e. http://www.ignou.ac.in. The filled-in Application form (Form-A) along with the requisite fee of Rs.500/- (Rs.600/- in case of downloaded forms) in the form of Demand Draft drawn in favour of IGNOU payable at Delhi should reach in an envelope super-scribed "Application form for B.Sc. (Nautical Science)" to the Registrar (SR&ED), Block-12, Indira Gandhi National Open University, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi – 110068 on or before the last date of submission of applications.


The candidates, employing shipping companies and their manning agents, Training Institutes can ask their questions on All India Toll-Free no. 1800-11-2345 (from MTNL and BSNL landline). The other Direct Phones in the Studios are 011-29532844/45 and 011-29536131 and fax number in the Studios is 011-2953613.

Important Date:
LAST DATE OF SUBMISSION OF APLICATION FORMS TO IGNOU is 07th November 2008.
DATE OF COMMON ENTRANCE EXAMINATION (OPENNET) BY IGNOU is 30th November 2008

Procedure for Selection to the Maritime Training Institute of SCI for Pre-Sea Training.:
Information to be obtained from and submitted to IGNOU.

1)Candidates to check and verify that they fulfill the eligibility criteria in all respects as specified in the IGNOU Prospectus for the course. Reception and scrutiny of Application Forms, conduct of written Entrance examination shall be undertaken by IGNOU. The Entrance test is proposed to be held by IGNOU on 30th November 2008.
2. Candidates opting for Pre-Sea Training at MTI will be selected on the basis of the results of OPENNET examinations conducted by IGNOU and an Interview conducted by SCI. Candidates successful in the OPENNET examination and desirous of Pre Sea and Shipboard Training with SCI are tentatively advised to report to SCI at its Head Office for interviews at 10.00 am from 29th December 2008 to 1st January 2009. Confirmed dates shall be displayed on our website.
3)Apply to IGNOU as required vide their advertisement in various newspapers. The entire OPENNET selection program and schedule shall be as instructed by IGNOU in their advertisement/prospectus. The tentative dates mentioned in our advertisement must be confirmed from IGNOU. All dates mentioned by us are only tentative and we shall not be responsible for any changes in the same since the schedules are finalised by IGNOU.
4)The Prospectus and Application form for the Course/Programme can be obtained from IGNOU headquarters or any of its Regional Centres /sub-Regional Centres/approved Training Institutes during working hours.
5)If the Application form is to be obtained by post, a request along with Demand Draft of amount for Prospectus and Application Form fee in favour of IGNOU payable at Delhi should be sent to the Programme Coordinator (IGNOU-DGS Project), School of Engineering and Technology (SOET),Indira Gandhi National Open University, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi – 110 068.
6)The Prospectus is expected to be available from IGNOU from around 07th October 2008. The Application form can also be downloaded from the IGNOU website: www.ignou.ac.in. The filled-in Application form along with the requisite fee in the form of Demand Draft in favour of IGNOU payable at Delhi should reach the Registrar (SRED), Post Box No.2, IGNOU, New Delhi – 110 068 on or before 07th November 2008.

Pre-Sea Training.
The Candidates opting for undergoing Pre Sea Training Course at our Maritime Training Institute are required to appear for interviews tentatively proposed to be held from 29th December 2008 to 1st January 2009 with a copy of their IGNOU OPENNET Examination results as proof of their having been successful and all other documents in originals.. (The exact dates and address of place of interview in Mumbai shall be displayed on our website www.shipindia.com) . The candidates selected for Pre-Sea Training at MTI shall be informed by SCI through our website display after the interviews. The offer of admission to candidates for Pre-Sea Training Course at Maritime Training Institute, Powai, Mumbai shall be at the sole discretion of SCI.


regards
sridevi


Reference: http://ignou.ac.in/


Did you like this resource? Share it with your friends and show your love!




Responses to "The Shipping Corporation Of India Ltd.- TRAINEE NAVIGATING OFFICER CADETS -IGNOU (B.Sc. Nautical Sci"

No responses found. Be the first to respond...

Feedbacks      

Post Comment:




  • Do not include your name, "with regards" etc in the comment. Write detailed comment, relevant to the topic.
  • No HTML formatting and links to other web sites are allowed.
  • This is a strictly moderated site. Absolutely no spam allowed.
  • Name:   Sign In to fill automatically.
    Email: (Will not be published, but required to validate comment)



    Type the numbers and letters shown on the left.


    Submit Article     Return to Article Index

    Awards & Gifts
    Active Members
    TodayLast 7 Daysmore...

    ISC Technologies, Kochi - India. Copyright © All Rights Reserved.