CIFNET-2015

Central Institute Of Fisheries Nautical and Engineering Training-Admission Notification 2015

Central Institute Of Fisheries Nautical and Engineering Training Admission Notification For Bachelor Of Fishery Science 2015

Admission Notification 2015

Applications are invited for Bachelor of Fishery Science (Nautical Science) 4- year programme (8 semester) with integrated practicak & On board training on ocean going fishing vessels

Affiliated to Cochin University of Science & Technology, Kochi and approved by Directorate General of Shipping

Application form and Prospectus can be obtained from the Director, CIFNET, Fine Arts Avenue, Kochi - 16, on payment of Rs.500/- (Rs.250/-for SC/ST) by Demand Draft drawn in favour of Senior Administrative Officer, CIFNET payable at Ernakulam and a self addressed and stamped (Rs.15) envelope (A4 size) or by cash from CIFNET Office. Application forms can also be had in person from the Institute HQ at Kochi and Units: CIFNET Unit, 59, S.N. Chetty Street, Royapuram, Chennai - 600 013 OR CIFNET Unit, Beach Road, Visakhapatnam - 530 001 OR can be downloaded from the Institute website www.cifnet.gov.in and applied alongwith DD for the above said amount.

Special feature: On completion of this degree, 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 as per MS notice 10 of 2010 dated 07.07.2010.

Entry Qualification: 10 + 2 with minimum 50% marks in English 50% marks in Mathematics and 50% aggregate marks in other Science subjects. In the case of SC/ ST students only a pass is required in the qualifying examination with above subjects.

The candidates, who are appearing 10 + 2 examination during March, 2015 are also eligible to apply. However the selection will be made only through marks obtained in 10 + 2 and entrance examination.

Age limit: Minimum 17 years and Maximum 20 years as on 1st October, 2015.

Intake capacity:

General Quota -20 seats.

NRI Quota - 1 seat

Foreign National Quota - 1 seat

Mode of selection: Entrance Test (at Kochi, Chennai & Visakhapatnam), Academic Merit in (10 + 2) and Interview.

Medical fitness/ Eye sight and colour vision: As per Merchant Shipping (Medical examination) Rules, 2000 as amended from time to time.

System of Teaching: Semester system of instruction with theoretical and practical exposure and a special continuous Onboard training on ocean-going fishing vessels in each semester.

Important dates

Last Date of Issue of application form - 15th May, 2015

Last date of Receipt of tilled in application - 15th May, 2015

Entrance Test - 6th June, 2015

Date of Interview - 14th July, 2015

Date of commence?ment of the course - 20th July, 2015

Reference Website:www.cifnet.gov.in

Central Institute Of Fisheries Nautical and Engineering Training-Admission Notification 2015