General Purpose Rating (GP Rating) - 6 Months

The six months General Purpose Rating (GP Rating) approved by the Directorate General of Shipping (Government of India). On successful completion of this course, the candidates will be eligible to join in Indian/Foreign Shipping companies as a Deck/Engine crew. With further sea service, they would be promoted as Motorman/Oil man, Fitter, Deck serang, Able-Bodied Seamen, Bosun. They can also be promoted to officer level with certain service and qualification requirements on passing the examinations conducted by DGS. This course is strictly residential. Course commences on Every year Jan and July Month.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Minimum Qualification

Candidates should have passed "Xth Standard" from a recognized educational board with Science and Mathematics as subjects. The marks obtained should be 40% in overall and 40% in English language alone. Candidates should have passed "Xth Standard" from a recognized educational board with Science and Mathematics as subjects. The marks obtained should be 40% in overall and 40% in English language alone.

Minimum educational qualification requirement is relaxed from "Xth Standard Passed" to "VIII Standard Passed", to the candidates who are natives of Minicoy Island belonging to Scheduled Tribe in the Union Territory of Lakshadweep.

Course Date: January/July of every year.

Panel Interview

Short listed candidates will be called for admission procedure

Pre-Sea Training

6 months DG approved General Purpose Rating (GP Rating) course.

Medical Examination

Selected candidates will undergo a stringent medical examination with a DGS Approved doctor. Same can also be done with our in house DGS Approved Doctor.

FEES STRUCTURE

Particulars Fees per Year
Course Fees
150000.00
Scholarships for the course*
25000.00
Fees for who have availed scholarship
125000.00

 

  • Scholarships are available
  • Placement assistance provided
  • Educational Loan assistance

 

 

CURRICULUM FOR PRE-SEA TRAINING - G.P RATING

S.No Subject
1 Part 1 Induction, personality & communication
skills development, general knowledge about
2 Part 2 General Ship Knowledge (Seamanship and
Navigation – at Support Level
3 Part 3 Marine Engineering Knowledge and
Practice (at Support Level
4 Part 4 Mandatory STCW Courses and Ship Visit
A Proficiency in Survival Techniques (TC 31 of 2004)
B Elementary First Aid (TC 30 of 2004)
C Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting
D Personal Safety and Social Responsibility (TC 5 of 2005)
E Oil Tanker Familiarisation
F Ship Visits (Two)
5 Revision/Assessment (Internal and External)