CIFNET BFSc (Nautical Science) admissions 2013
Central Institute of Fisheries Nautical & Engineering Training (CIFNET), Kochi, invites applications for Bachelor of Fishery Science (Nautical Science) 4- year programme (8 semester) with integrated practicals & on board training on ocean going fishing vessels. Its affiliated to Cochin University of Science & Technology, Kochi and approved by Directorate General of Shipping for the session 2013-17.
Entry Qualification: 10+2 with minimum 50% marks in English 50% marks in Mathematics and 50% aggregate marks in other Science subjects. In the case of SC/ST students only a pass is required in the qualifying examination with above subjects. The candidates, who are appearing 10 + 2 examination during March. 2013 are also eligible to apply. However the selection will be made only through marks obtained in 10 + 2 and entrance examination.
Age limit: Minimum 17 years and Maximum 20 years as on 1st October. 2013.
Application form and Prospectus can be obtained from the Director, CIFNET, Fine Arts Avenue, Kochi -16, on payment of Rs.500/- (Rs.250/- for SC/ST) by Demand Draft drawn in favour of Senior Administrative Officer, CIFNET payable at Ernakulam and a self addressed and stamped (Rs.15) envelope (A4 size) or by cash from CIFNET Office. Application forms can also be had in person from the Institute HQ at Kochi and Units: CIFNET Unit, 59, S.N. Chetty Street, Royapuram, Chennai – 600 013 OR CIFNET Unit, Beach Road,Visakhapatnam – 530 001 OR can be downloaded from the Institute website www.cifnet.gov.in and applied alongwith DD for the above said amount.
Mode of selection: Entrance Test (at Kochi, Chennai & Visakhapatnam).
Last date of Receipt of filled in application 17th May, 2013
Entrance Test: 8th June, 2013
Date of Interview: 16th July, 2013