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The following courses are being conducted in the institute as residential programme:

  • Three years B.Sc. degree in Nautical Science (BNS) under WBUT
  • One year Diploma in Nautical Science leading to B.Sc. under IMU
  • All India Dredge Cadets Course and other short term courses required by industry

All these courses are residential. Three years B.Sc. Nautical Science is a degree course and duly approved by Directorate General of Shipping, Govt. of India. After successful completion of the course, the candidate is awarded the degree in Nautical Science from West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT). The entire course is divided into six semesters. The curriculum is drawn up with a view to give broad based marine education with special emphasis on fundamentals of marine subjects and practical aspects of the profession. Theoretical aspects of Nautical are supported with comprehensive practical training to have complete assimilation of the subject. The Lesson Plans have been drawn up in structured manner to meet the functional requirements at various level.

One year DNS course under IMU is duly approved by Directorate General of Shipping (D.G.Shipping). Cadets undergo pre-sea training for two semesters in this course.