Merchant Navy Courses


  3 Years Compulsory Residential Course

Nautical Science

B.SC. Nautical Science - Eligibility, Fees, Colleges and Prospects

This course will lead the candidates to become the Captain of the ship. Captain of the ship is also referred as Master mariner. On successful completion of this pre-sea training, the candidates are eligible to become nautical Deck Cadets on board a ship. The leading international shipping companies are regularly conducting campus interviews at our Academy for the job placement. The academy assists necessary guidance for placement for successful meritorius students.


This course consists of six semesters. The B.Sc (Nautical Science) degree will be awarded by the University on the successful completion of Three years duration. After 3 years, the cadets will be joining as the Trainee Cadet Officers on board the ship. They will have to obtain 12 months sea experience. On completion of 12 months sea experience, they will be promoted directly as SECOND OFFICER without any further examinations. With further sea service & exams, they will be promoted to Chief Officer and then becoming Captain of the ship.

Growth To become a Captain


Admission for B.Sc. (Nautical Science) - 3 Year Course
ELIGIBILITY Pass in HSC / (10+2) From a Recognized Board With 45% Average in PCM (Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics Subject).
AGE LIMIT Maximum 25 Yrs
VISION No Color Blindness, 6/6 Vision in each eye. No Eye Glasses permitted.
Procedure for Booking of Seats, Important Dates for Admission & Joining
1 The interested candidates can book their seats by down loading the application form from the website (or) can be collected directly from the office.
2 If you meet the eligibility criteria, you can reserve your seat by sending Reservation fee of Rs.5, 000/- by DD in favour of “Bihar Academy” Payable at Patna. (Please verify your eye sight before reserve your seat). Reservation Receipt will be sent immediately. The Balance course fee has to be paid as intimated by the Academy
3 Those who are awaiting for their (10+2) / HSC results, can also send the filled-in Application form along with the reservation fee (Seat Reservation Receipt will be sent immediately).
4 The students must ensure themselves for the payment of course fee either by their own fund or bankers loan.
5 The students who reserved their seat should report the IMA- Administrative office along with the passport size Photograph (Two), Original Mark sheet & Passing Certificate of 10th std & 12th std. (The Reporting Date will be informed to the Students).

For admission & Fee Details Contact:

Admission Office

Bihar Academy of Higher Education
SaketPuri,Near PaniTanki
Bazar Samitee, Patna,800016,Bihar
Ph: +91 776 - 189 - 2447

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