Online Registration Start Date: 28th March 2019.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is the selection Process?
Apply online with your details here, Click on and fill form
enter details in the link provided. Apply for the ALS deck entrance examination at the New Delhi and complete the Application process including payment of registration fee of Rs 1100/-, CITY, Date of offline examination,
Place & Date of interview (For selected cadets).
If sufficient candidates are not registered at any venue, exam venue may be changed to alternate nearest venue.
APPLY ONLINE FOR THE INDIAN MARITIME UNIVERSITY (IMU) COMMON ENTRANCE EXAM (CET) IF YOU HAVE NOT APPLIED ALREADY
You must fill up the form and submit the details and fees as required Appear for the online/offline exam at one of the IMU exam centres.
Apply online at http://imu.edu.in/ You can refer IMU Academic Brochure 2019-2020 at http://www.imu.edu.in/index.php?prod_id=200
Last Date of Submission of Form: 11th MAY 2019
Date of IMU CET: 2nd JUNE 2019
PLEASE NOTE THAT NO CANDIDATE CAN BE ADMITTED WITHOUT PASSING THE IMU CET
Successful candidates will be called to any one of our centres for completing the following:
Medical tests (including Eyesight) through our Company DG Approved Doctor (Medical tests are only to be done as per Applicable DGS & Company Guidelines by a DG Shipping approved Company Doctor).
Medical fees is approximately around Rs 3,500/- payable by candidate. Psychometric test fees is approximately Rs 1100 payable by candidate.
Candidates must be aware that without passing these, they will not be eligible for selection.
If you comply with all Company and DG Shipping criteria and have passed: ALS Entrance written exam, Sponsorship Interview, IMU entrance exam and AN-Line Medical Test.
NOTE: - Candidates must meet all requirements of the company as well as those laid out by Indian Maritime University / Director General of Shipping.
No candidate can appear more than once each year for the company's written exam. The company's decision on selection will be binding and cannot be challenged. Any false declaration or documents will result in the candidate being disqualified.
What will it cost?
IMU Charges - as per the information on IMU website Cost of Sponsorship Entrance Exam = Rs 1100/- payable online at the time of registration.
Cost of Medical & Eyesight Test = approx Rs 3500/- cash payable to AN-Line Shipping approved Medical Center
Cost of Psychometric Test= approx. Rs 1100/ - cash payable to AN-Line Approved Psychometric counselling service
Additionally, if selected: Non-Refundable Fee to ALS = Rs 20,000 + Cost of 1 Year IMU Pre-sea course = As per institute norms.
Selected cadets will be assigned to DG Shipping Approved Institutes via ALS on the basis of Final results.
What happens after I pass out from the Pre-sea Institute?
You will pass out in July 2019, thereafter you will be assigned on a company vessel as a deck cadet with a stipend of Rs 20,000 approx. per month of training on board ship. After completion of 18 months of sea-time, you are eligible to appear for the Certificate of Competency Exam for Second Mate (FG). After passing your Competency exams you will join ship as a Junior Officer.
See "Career path" for more career details.
Am I eligible?
10+2 with 60% marks in PCM aggregate or 60% marks in the final year of B.Sc. with physics in any of the years of B.Sc or 50% marks in the final year of B.E. or B. Tech. degree AND 50% marks in English either at 10 th or 12 th or at graduation level.
Medical Requirement All applicants shall comply with the physical and medical standards as per regulations and Company standards. Medical Examination will be done by Company & DG Shipping Approved Doctor ONLY
Minimum Age requirement: candidate should be 17 years of age as on 1st Aug 2019
Maximum Age limit: 19 years of age (for 10+2), 21 years (for BSc graduate) as on 1st Aug 2019
What is the ALS Sponsorship Examination?
The sponsorship exam is a 1.5 hour paper with the following marks scheme.
English - 20 questions
Maths - 10 questions
Physics- 10 questions
General Knowledge - 10 questions
All questions are objective type multiple choice questions
What is the IMU exam like ?
The standard will generally be that of 10+2 level Go to the IMU website for sample examination papers