Being the backbone of International Trade, Merchant Navy opens up the doors to success in various areas. The scope of employment increases for the candidates underwent the specific Merchant Navy training. Trained Merchant Navy professionals are offered opportunities with various shipping companies in the government and private sector. Even the foreign shipping companies also offer good job prospects to the candidates.
Career Options in Merchant Navy
Captain – captain or the master of the ship is in charge of the ship, responsible for the safe navigation of the ship and maintenance of discipline on the ship.
Navigating Officers (Chief Officer, 2nd Officer, 3rd Officer) – these officers assist the captain and perform various duties such as navigation, allocating duties and work to the deck cadets and deck crew and ensures that discipline and order are maintained.
Marine Engineers (Chief Engineer, 2nd Engineer, 3rd Engineer, 4th Engineer) – engineers take the complete responsibility of ship’s technical management. They ensure the safe and economical functioning of engines, boilers, electrical, refrigerating and sanitary equipment, deck machinery, steam connections and other equipment aboard the ship.
Service Department (Deck Cadets, Radio Officers, Electrical officers) – service department officials offers a wide array of services on the ship including heading a team of stewards, food preparation, underwater examination of the heel of the ship, propellers, pipes etc. operating lighthouse signaling equipment, preparing charts of particular regions of the seas, with regard to topography and conditions of the sea.
100% Placement in Merchant Navy
We have associations with various domestic and international shipping companies in India, Europe and Gulf Countries, offering assured placements. The starting salary with Indian Shipping companies varies from Rs. 15,000 to Rs. 20,000, whereas foreign companies pay up to $ 1,500 to $ 2,500 to the beginners.