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Career with Merchant Navy

A career with Merchant Navy can be a rewarding option…

Merchant Navy is the shipping fleet made up of freighters, tankers, break-bulk vessels and container ships. Most of the world’s import-export cargo is transported by Merchant Navy ships and therefore Merchant Navy is the vital cog in international trade.

A career in Merchant Navy offers good salaries, promotion opportunities and a chance to travel around the world. Employees usually work for 9 months followed by 3 months of break. Since they are considered as NRIs, the emoluments are income tax-free. On the flip side, it should be noted that workload is heavy and one is away from family for prolonged period of time.

Deck Officers and Engineer Officers…

Deck officers include the captain, chief officer, second officer, third officer and others. Engine department has chief engineer, second engineer, third engineer and others. Deck officers are responsible for navigation, safety equipment, staff supervision, cargo loading and unloading, maintaining log etc. Engineer officers are responsible for operation and maintenance of engine and all other electrical and mechanical equipment on the ship including power generation, lifts, refrigeration plant, pumping and ventilating systems etc.

How does one join the Merchant Navy?

After 10+2 Science education, candidates can pursue 3-year B.Sc.(Nautical Engineering) course for a deck position or 4-year Marine Engineering course for an engineer position. Candidates have to participate in the Joint Entrance Examination in order to be selected to take up the courses. It is also possible to join as Deck Cadets after 10+2 Science education. Similarly, B.E. Mechanical or electrical graduates can join as Engine Cadets. Do note that one should ensure that courses are approved by DG of Shipping, Government of India.

Recruitment…

We also list in Resources below leading organizations who recruit for various positions in Merchant Navy.

Resources
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Recruitment
Bangalore      Nagpur

Phoenix Maritime Services Pvt. Ltd.

S-6, 2nd Floor, Richmond Plaza, Richmond Circle, Bengaluru 560025
403, Shiv Gaurav Estate, Bhagwaghar Lay-out, Dharampeth, Nagpur 440010

Nagpur: 0712-252 3880, 669 7555, 669 8555, 099233 77704

Website

Recruitment
Chandigarh      Chennai      Delhi-NCR      Kochi      Kolkata      Mumbai

Bibby Ship Management (India) Pvt. Ltd

Chandigarh: 017-2467 3366. Chennai: 044-403 24400. Delhi: 011-4044 0000. Kochi: 048-4406 0502. Kolkata: 033-4007 0085, 092400 61559
Mumbai: 022-4086 8000

www.bibbyshipmanagement.com

Recruitment
Chennai Cochin Delhi Kolkata Mumbai Patna

MSC Crewing Services Pvt Ltd

1800-209-2555

www.msccs.com

Recruitment
Chennai      Delhi-NCR      Kochi      Kolkata      Mumbai

Wilhelmsen Ship Management (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Chennai: 044-5638 2250, Delhi-NCR: 011-2373 1615, Kochi: 0484-3233 160, Kolkata: 033-4008 8505, Mumbai: 022-3088 2750

Web Page

Recruitment
Chenni Cochin Delhi Kolkata Mumbai Patna

MSC Crewing Services

1800-209-2555

www.msccs.com/india

Recruitment
Delhi-NCR

Sagar Maritime Pvt Ltd

124-A,IInd floor, Shiv Park, Kakrola, Opposite- Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology Dwarka, Old Palam Road New Delhi 110078

011-6518 5441,099995 65441

www.sagarmaritime.com

Recruitment
Goa      Mumbai

Imperial Ocean Management Pvt Ltd

T 6, 7 & 8; 'D' Building, Apna Bazar, V. V. Road, Margao, Goa 403601
304 Sagar Tech Plaza – B, Saki Naka, Andheri (East), Mumbai 400072

Goa: 0832-271 0217, 271 2747
Mumbai: 022-6698 2536, 2851 0199

www.imperialoceangroup.com

Recruitment
Mumbai

Seven Seas Navigation (India) Pvt Ltd

Commercial Chamber, 3rd Floor, Office No. 42, Yusuf Meherali Road, Masjid (West), Mumbai 400003

022-4023 1603, 2345 6662

sevenseasnavigation.in

Recruitment
Mumbai

Worldwide Ship Management Private Limited

302, A Wing, Galleria, Hiranandani Gardens, Powai, Mumbai 400 076

022-2570 4425, 2570 4426, 4005 5124, 4005 5125

Web Page

Training & Recruitment
Delhi-NCR      Mumbai

Global Pacific Shipping and Marine Services

101-103, 55 A, Siddharth Chamber, IIT Gate, Hauz Khas, New Delhi 110016
505, Sagartech Plaza, B Wing, Sakinaka, Andheri (E), Mumbai 400072

Delhi: 099714 05050, 011-2685 1729, 2685 4269, 3264 0007
Mumbai: 022-6464 0033, 6464 0044

www.merchantnavy.co

Training & Recruitment
Pune

Vishwakarma Maritime Institute

Survey No. 2, Kondhawa Budruk, Pune 411048

Vinayak Shinde: 090490 28994, Mahesh More: 086000 74587

020-6478 5715 / 16 / 17 / 18

vmipune.com

Training
Chennai

International Maritime Academy

41, Giri Road, T Nagar, Chennai 17

044-4350 2520, 4212 4848

www.ima-maritime.com

Training
Chennai

School of Maritime Studies, VELS University

Velan Nagar, P V Vaithiyalingam Road, Pallavaram, Chennai 117

073051 11222

Web Page

Training
Chennai

Academy of Maritime Education and Training

135, East Coast Road, Kanathur 603112,

044-2747 2155 / 157 / 905, 044-3257 7002 / 30

www.ametuniv.ac.in

Training
Chennai

GKM Institute of Marine Sciences & Technology

Alapakkam - Mappedu Road, GKM Nagar, Perungalathur (Near Tambaram), Chennai 600063

044-2279 4073, 2279 4023, 2279 2401, 2279 2418

www.gkmims.net.in

Training
Chennai      Kandla      Kochi      Vizag

Indian Maritime University

Chennai: 044-2453 0343 / 345. Kandla: 02836-270 055
Kochi: 0484-298 9402 / 211 8542 / 298 9404
Vizag: 0891-257 8360 / 257 8364.

Web Page

Training
Coimbatore

Coimbatore Marine College

296, Pollachi Main Road, Myleripalayam, Othakkalmandapam (Post), Coimbatore 641032

0422-261 2200 to 244 (45 Lines)

cmcmarine.in

Training
Delhi-NCR

Applied Research International

K-34 Saidulajab, Mehrauli Badarpur Road, Near Saket Metro Station, New Delhi - 110030

011-4315 8500, 4315 8585 / 86 / 87

www.ariedu.com

Training
Kolkata

Indian Institute of Port Management

Subhas Bhavan, 2nd Floor, 40, Circular Garden Beach Road, Kolkata 700043.

033-2439 4123 / 4124

Training
Kolkata

Seacom Marine College

Jaladhulagori, Andul-Mouri, Sankrail, Howrah 711302

098304 98330, 093310 50497

www.seacommarine.net

Training
Kolkata      Mumbai

Marine Engineering & Research Institute (MERI)

P – 19, Taratalla Road, Kolkata 700088
Hay Bunder Road, Mumbai 400033.

Kolkata: 033-2401 4673 / 76 & 78. Mumbai: 022-2372 3577 / 2372 5987

www.merical.ac.in

Training
Mangalore

Mangalore Marine College and Technology

Padil Padavu, Kelinjar Village, Kuppepadavu Post, Mangalore 574162.

0824-226 5598, 226 5131

mmct.edu.in

Training
Mumbai

B P Marine Academy

Sai Pooja Chambers, Sector - 11, C.B.D.,Belapur, Navi Mumbai 400614

099302 76084, 098201 13640, 022-2757 4082

bpmarineacademy.in/

Training
Mumbai

Beacon Ship Management

203, Sagar Avenue, Above ICICI Bank, Opp Shopper's Stop, S.V.Road, Andheri (West), Mumbai: 400058.

022-2625 6604, 2620 5760, 093244 09960, 098679 44432

www.beaconship.com

Training
Mumbai

International Maritime Training Centre (IMTC)

201,'SIGMA', Technology Street, Hiranandani Gardens, Powai, Mumbai 400076

022-2570 5570

Web Page

Training
Mumbai

Lal Bahadur College of Advanced Maritime Studies & Research

Hay Bunder Road, Mumbai 400033.

022-2371 9932 / 35 / 36 / 40

Training
Mumbai

Narottam Morarjee Institute of Shipping

76,Jolly Maker Chambers No.2, 7th Floor, Nariman Point, Mumbai 400021

022-2202 4110

Training
Mumbai

Naval Institute of Technology

Shahid Bhagat Singh Marg, Wodehouse Road, 4th Pasta Lane, Badhwar Park, Apollo Bundar, Colaba, Mumbai 400005

022-2204 5418, 2204 5458

Training
Mumbai

R.A.Pandey Marine Academy

R.A.Pandey House, Near Mhada Telephone Exchange, Mhada Layout, Andheri (W), Mumbai 400058

022-6524 4400, 6528 2527, 089761 80106

rapma.in

Training
Mumbai

TS Chanakya

Karave, Nerul, Navi Mumbai 400706.

022-2770 3876 / 2770 1935

www.imumumbai.com

Training
Mumbai      Pune

Tolani Maritime Institute

149-151, Sher-E-Punjab Society, Off Mahakali Caves Road, Andheri (East), Mumbai 400093
Talegaon - Chakan Road, Induri, Talegaon, Pune 410507

Mumbai: 022-6153 5454, dlp@tolani.edu
Pune: 02114-242 000, info@tmi.tolani.edu

Website

Training
Pune

Maharashtra Academy of Naval Education and Training (MANET)

Gat No.140, Rajbaug, Pune-Solapur Highway, Loni-kalbhor, Pune 412201.

020-2691 2901 / 02 / 03, 095959 96611, WhatsApp: 78875 75147

www.manetpune.edu.in

Training
Mumbai

Training Ship Rahaman

Nhava PO, Panvel Taluka, Raigad Dist, Maharashtra

Kapil Kumar / Pankaj Deshmukh

096642 60072, 097693 78747, 022-2721 2923

tsrahaman.org

 
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