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Merchant Navy vacancy 2024 – Apply for Latest Vacancy Notification updates

Organization Indian Merchant navy
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Post name various
Location category All India jobs 2024

Merchant Navy Latest vacancy 2024

Check below for latest 2024 Merchant Navy Recruitment notifications along with last dates, also follow state govt jobs. Make sure to check Indian Merchant navy latest Job listings below. If you are not satisfied with any Merchant Navy vacancy info here, you can click on official careers page, below to find any missing update.

Sealanes Maritime Academy admissions

Name of Post Vacancy
Cook 203
Mess Boy 922
Welder / Helper 78
Electrician 408
Seaman 1432
Engine Rating 236
Deck Rating 721
Vacancies 4000
Post Name Various
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Application Form Start Date 11th March 2024
Application Form Last Date 30th April 2024
Date of Exam May (Last Week) 2024 (Tentative)
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G P Rating
Trainee Cadet
Deck Cadet
3rd Officer/ 2ndOfficer
Chief Officer


Merchant Navy Recruitment 2024 Education

The general education requirement is 10th to PG based Post requirement for following

Profile Qualification Field Requisite
G P Rating Class 10 4 + 2 months of pre-sea course
Trainee Cadet Class 12th pass along with pre-sea Nautical Diploma 1 year pre-sea course
Deck Cadet Class 12th pass  along with pre-sea Nautical Diploma 18 months of service at sea as deck cadet
3rd Officer/ 2ndOfficer 2nd Mate (FG) Certificate of Competency 18 months of service at sea as 2nd or 3rdofficer
Chief Officer 1st Mate (FG) Certificate of Competency 18 months of service at sea as chief officer
Captain Master (FG) Certificate of Competency 4 to 5 years of experience in the industry

B.Tech Marine Engineering

B.Tech Naval Architecture and Offshore Engineering

B.Tech Harbour & Ocean Engineering

G.P Rating

Diploma in Marine Engineering (DME)

Diploma in Nautical Science (DNS)

B.B.A. Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Higher National Diploma (Marine Engineering)

Marine Engineering under Alternate Training Scheme

BBA Shipping

M.B.A. Shipping & Logistics Management

Higher National Diploma (Nautical Science)

MBA Shipping Finance

B.E Harbour and Ocean Engineering

B.Tech Ship Building

B.E Marine Engineering

B.E. Mechanical Engineering

ETO (Electro-Technical Officer)

B.Sc Nautical Science

Electro-Technical Officer Course

Merchant Navy Recruitment 2024 Age limit

The minimum age limit should Be 18 years and maximum age limit 45 but some jobs upper age limit not mandatory up to 56 years or retirement age.

Name of Post Eligibility Criteria Age Limit
Cook 10th Class Pass 17.5 to 27 Years
Mess Boy 10th Class Pass 17.5 to 27 Years
Welder/Helper ITI In Related Trade 17.5 to 27 Years
Electrician ITI in Electrician Trade 17.5 to 27 Years
Seaman 10th Class Pass 17.5 to 25 Years
Engine Rating 10th Class Pass 17.5 to 25 Years
Deck Rating 12th Class Pass 17.5 to 25 Years

Merchant Navy Recruitment 2024 Selection Process

Subject Number of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
General Awareness 25 25 2 Hours (120 mins)
Science Knowledge 25 25
English Knowledge 25 25
Aptitude & Reasoning 25 25
Total 100 100


Most recruitment Process at Merchant Navy includes written examination and some higher level Posts requires interview. Some Posts requires only interview for contract basis.

Merchant navy jobs Salary

Profile Average Salary 
G P Rating Rs. 25,000 to 60,000
Trainee Cadet Rs. 25,000 to 85,000
Deck Cadet Rs. 25,000 to 85,000
3rd Officer/ 2ndOfficer Rs. 1,50,000 to 3,00,000
Chief Officer Rs. 4,00,000 to 6,00,000
Captain Rs. 8,65,000 to 20,00,000

The Post wise salary details basic and salary in hand will be update frequently this section.


Deck Cadet – USD 250-700 (the range is quite spread as it differs among companies. Average across most companies can be assumed to be around USD 500)
Third Officer – USD 2000-3900 (again, depends on the experience, type of ship and the company)
Second Officer – USD 3000-5000
Chief Officer – USD 7000-10000
Master Mariner/Captain – USD 9000-15000 or more

Post Name Salary
Deck Rating 50000-85000
Engine Rating 40000-60000
Seaman 38000-55000
Electrician 60000-90000
Welder/Helper 50000-85000
Mess Boy 40000-60000
Cook 40000-60000



Merchant Navy Recruitment 2024 Important Links

Indian Merchant navy Official Careers page #here
Application details #here
Download app #here



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