Best Courses for B.E/B.Tech Admissions 2016 Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering

B.Tech graduation in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering course is available in Chennai IIT and in some very few colleges. Ocean Engineers plan and design various devices that are required by sea voyagers and marine ecologists under various circumstances. This is a challenging course as it demands physical fitness and the ability to perform well both individually and in a team at crunch situations. B.Tech Graduates of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering can find numerous job opportunities in Military, Oil fields and Sea Transport departments in both public and private sector.

Subjects taught in B.Tech (Naval Arch & Ocean Engg):

1) Ship Theory
2) Analysis of Structures
3) Ship Resistance and Propulsion
4) Fluid Mechanics
5) Ship Structures
6) Ship Design
7) Marine Engineering
8) Vibration of Marine Structures and Acoustics
9) Dynamics of Floating Systems and Marine Vehicles

Scope of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers:

Ocean Engineers have vast job opportunities in Consultancy, Marketing and Sales, Operations, Regulation, Surveying and Overseeing, Research and Development, Education and Training apart from conventional positions such as designers and construction supervisors. Each kind of job has its own distinguished feature and provides ample opportunities for imagination and initiative in a wide range of managerial and technical posts.

Various Positions & Job Roles of Ocean Engineers:

Ocean Engineers serve a wide range of posts spanning across multiple sectors. A few of the job positions that Ocean Engineers occupy and their responsibilities are as follows:

a) As a Coastal Engineer:

Here they deal with dynamic interaction of ocean and shore by creating shore protection equipments like breakwaters, jetties etc., they also play their part in designing harbors and ports too!

b) As Offshore Engineer:

In this position Engineers design huge structures like steel jacket structures, tension-leg platforms and concrete gravity platforms that could withstand severe ocean currents.

c) As Environmental Engineer:

A career as Environmental Engineer gives a sense of fulfillment as we can play a vital role to protect the seas from the ill effects of human activities. We can also involve ourselves in utilizing or harvesting the resources of the ocean such as wave energy, tidal power, minerals and thermal energy.

Target Industries for Ocean and Naval Architect Engineers:

There are abundant jobs available for Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers in private, corporate, educational and government sectors. Some main industries of this sector available are:
i) Offshore Oil Recovery
ii) Marine metals and corrosion
iii) Environmental Protection
iv) Global Climate Monitoring
v) Renewable Energy
vi) Underwater Vehicles
vii) Remote Sensing
viii) Marine Transportation
ix) Naval Architecture and Defense

Career paths of Naval/Ocean Engineers:

Based on your area of interest you can choose various career paths that best suits your career aspiration from the below list:

a) Design Office:

As a design office engineer, Naval/Ocean Engineers are employed by various boat and ship builders, design consultants, offshore constructors for submarines and ships of Navy and Ministry of Defense.

b) Field Engineer:

By becoming a site engineer, we can get to work with large and small ship builders and repairers for construction and repair purposes. Additionally Field Engineers are also involved in maintenance and repair of submarines, naval ships, ports, harbours and other offshore structures.

c) Consultant:

By working as consultant, Ocean Engineers and Naval Architects can provide valuable engineering solutions, commercial and technical guidance to the clients. Also they can do project management for concept design studies, new vessel constructions, new offshore structure developments, conversions and refits.

d) Ship Surveyor:

By becoming a Ship Surveyor Naval Architects/ Ocean Engineers get a chance to engage themselves worldwide in evaluating the safety of marine structures and ships on the basis of rules framed by International Maritime Organization.

e) Research and Development:

Offshore R&D is a highly reputed field worldwide. This field is ideally suited for all those post graduate holders in Naval Architect/ Ocean Engineering courses with the desired experience. We can engage in research in industry and universities across the globe.

List of institutes offering courses in Naval Architect/ Ocean Engineering:

1) Indian Institute of Technology Madras
2) Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
3) National Institute of Technology Mangalore
4) National Institute of Technology Calicut
5) Cochin University of Science and Technology
6) Chennai school of Ship Management Mambakkam
7) College of Engineering, Andhra university
8) Institute of Ship building Technology, Goa

Ocean Engineering is a budding field and has already started stamping its mark recently. An advantage in this industry is that not much are yet explored and that leaves ample space for new researches to come through for development of cutting edge technology. Hence career opportunity in this sector will certainly go up within the next few years and the graduates will also get competitive pay as compared to other industries. Since there is severe shortage of qualified Ocean Scientists/ Engineers at present, choosing this course will be ideal if you have that exploratory and research oriented approach.

Naval Architecture is an excellent course and there are a lot of career opportunities lying before us based on the current scenario. You can join a shipyard, a classification society or even a design company. However, the only limitation is that most of the opportunities available right now are located abroad. Our advice is that you try and get inside IIT-KGP or IIT-M or CUSAT or IMU but bear in mind that you must choose a college which is already established and has good alumnus. These factors are instrumental in getting a job and developing your career. Also who knows? May be tomorrow’s greatest inventions in medicine, science and life knowledge could be lying underneath the oceans and you could be unraveling it sooner than later…

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Bangalore University Ph.D Admissions & Entrance Exam 2016

The candidates who are interested in applying for Ph.D Programmes in Bangalore University can now make the most of the Bangalore University Entrance Exam 2016 opportunity at its best. Yes, today, the Bangalore University has announced their official news about the common entrance examination for various Ph.D courses under the university. Yes, some of the list of Ph.D courses under the Bangalore University Exam 2016 are as follows,

  • Arts
  • Science
  • Commerce
  • Education
  • Engineering and
  • Ph.D

All the eligible and interested candidates are requested to apply online for the Bangalore University Admission Entrance Exam by April 30th 2016.

Educational Qualifications for BUA 2016:

The candidates who are interested in applying for the Bangalore University Ph.D Admissions 2016 must have the following educational qualifications, i.e.

The candidates should have acquired a post graduate degree from a recognized university or institute.

Bangalore University Selection Process for Ph.D Admissions 2016:

Let us see the detailed selection procedure about the Ph.D Admission Entrance exam from Bangalore University here. Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the entrance exam.

However, The candidates who have passed UGC/UGC-CSIR-JRF/ NET/ K-SLET/KSET/GATE (during validity period with required score)/ FIP/QIP/ rearchers by DST, UGC, CSIR, AICTE etc./obtained M.Phil degree through regular course work and not through distance education mode/project fellows in sponsored major research projects/foreign candidates shall be eligible for exemption from the entrance test.

Application Fees for Bangalore University Ph.D Admission 2016:

The candidates who are interested in the Ph.D Admission entrance exam by Bangalore University has to pay Rs.2000/- for the exam fees.

However, the non- entrance candidates, i.e. foreign nationals has to pay Rs.1500/-.

The application fees shall be pay in the DD in favor of “Finance Office, Bangalore University” payable in Bangalore.

Important Dates for Bangalore University Ph.D Exam 2016:

The last date for reception of completed application ends by 30 April 2016.

The Entrance Exam for Ph.D Admissions is scheduled to conduct on 29th May 2016.

The Answer key will be released on 30th May 2016.

Application Procedure:

The candidates who are willing to apply for the Bangalore University Ph.D Admissions & Entrance Exam has visit the official website to apply online.

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CET & PGET 2016 Common Entrance Exam & Admissions

Swami Vivekananda National Institute of Rehabilitation Training & Research (SVNIRTAR) is one among the top premier institute in India which provides best in class academics in various undergraduate courses indeed. This institute is based on Cuttack district of Odisha. There are too many admissions associated with this CET i.e. Common Entrance Test followed by Post Graduate Entrance Test (PGET) indeed.

CET 2016 & Admissions Courses:

The candidates who are interested in applying for the following courses are requested to appear for the Common Entrance Test (CET 2016).

  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)
  • Bachelor of Prosthetic & Orthotics (BPO) and
  • Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (BOT)

Educational Qualifications:

The candidates who are willing to apply for the above CET 2016 courses are requested to possessed with the following minimum educational qualifications,

  • 10+2 Science group with English as Compulsory subject.

SVNIRTAR PGET 2016 Admissions Courses:

Candidates are requested to apply for the PGET 2016 Admission test for the following post-graduate courses under the SVNIRTAR campus, Odisha.

  • Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) and
  • Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT)

Educational Qualifications for PGET 2016:

Just in order to apply for the PGET 2016 Admission Examinations, the candidates are requested to possessed with the following educational qualifications as,

  • Degree in BPT / B.Sc.PT for MPT courses & Degree in BOT/B.Sc.OT for MOTcourses.

Important Dates for CET & PGET 2016 Admissions:

  • Starting Date of availability of information Brochure & Application Form in the website: 21/03/2016.
  • Last date for receipt of application: 23/05/2016
  • Date of Entrance Test: 26/06/2016

Click Here to Apply Online for CET & PGET 2016 Admissions at SVNIRTAR

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IIMC 2016 Entrance Exams Official Dates Released

IIMC is nothing but the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) which is one among the premier institute in India to study the Mass Communication, which helps you to gain better employment in the Media sectors. Today, IIMC announced their official dates for the upcoming IIMC 2016 Entrance Exams for the admissions of PG Diploma courses in English & Hindi Journalism, Advertising & PR Relations, Radio & TB Journalism followed by Odia Journalism for the upcoming academic year 2016-2017 indeed.

Educational Criteria for IIMC 2016:

According to the official notification by the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) 2016 the candidate should be a graduate in any discipline, students appearing for their final year examinations can also appear for the entrance test, showing their final year mark sheet/provisional certificate by August 31, 2016.

Age Limits for IIMC 2016 Exams:

Here we go with the age limits to attend the IIMC Exam 2016 in the following lines.

The general category, the date of birth should be August 1, 1991 or later.

The OBC candidate’s date of birth should be August 1, 1988 or later.

The SC/ST/handicapped students, the date of birth should be August 1, 1986 or later.

Important Official Dates for IIMC 2016 Exam:

The last date for sale and receipt of application forms: May 6, 2016

The entrance examination for PG diploma courses in Hindi/English journalism (9 am to 11 am), Radio and TV journalism (12 noon to 2 pm), Advertising and Public relations (3 pm to 5 pm) is on May 29, 2016.

The entrance examination for Odia journalism is on May 30, 2016, between 9 am to 11 am.

The interview dates is scheduled to last week of June/first week of July 2016

The academic session begins right on last week of July/first week of August 2016.

Selection Process for IIMC 2016:

According to the IIMC 2016 Notifications, the selection process for the admissions is purely based on the candidates performance with the common written examinations followed by interview indeed.

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Central Seat Allocation Board 2014

The Central Counseling Board, CCB has been renamed as Central Seat Allocation Board, CSAB.  This board is what conducts the main process that happens after the plus two results are out, till the candidates get seats allocated in their desired colleges.

The overall process

The overall process that happens from the beginning till the end of the counseling is given below as an overview.

  • Online registration
  • Online choice filling and locking
  • Seat allocation and verification
  • Upgradation
  • Spot round
  • Extra spot round

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Common Admission Test- CAT 2014

The Common Admission Test was started by Indian Institute of Managements. They use the test for selecting students for their management courses. The IIMs conduct the exam every year in a round robin basis. From 2012, Indian Institute of Technology and Indian Institute of Science also have announced that they will use CAT for their student selection instead of JMET.

About the exam

CAT, conducted by IIMs is like any other high rated examination. They have lot of versions of exams. The scores are considered in two different ways like raw score and scaled score. The exam has both positive and negative markings. Scaling score means adjusting these added and deducted scores to come out with a final score. There are two sections in the exam. They are

  • Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning
  • Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation

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Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2014

The GATE is an examination conducted all over India to test the candidates in various areas like science, technology, engineering and architecture. Based on this score, the candidate is provided admissions into various post-graduate programs like M.E., M.Tech, and direct Ph.D. in Indian institutes. The candidate is supported through financial assistance provided by MHRD and other Government agencies. The score may also be useful for selection by Public and Private Sector Undertakings for employment screening purposes.


The eligibility criteria given must be clearly noted by the applicants. They must satisfy one of the given criteria.

  • The candidate must hold or about to complete a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Pharmacy
  • The candidate must hold some degree which had the course duration of 4 years after plus 2.
  • The candidate must hold or about to complete a Bachelor’s degree in Science.
  • The candidate must hold or about to complete Master’s degree in any branch of Science/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Computer Applications or equivalent.
  • The candidate must hold or about to complete Post-BSc or Integrated Master’s degree programs in fields of Engineering/ Technology/ some four year program.
  • The candidate must hold or about to complete Integrated Master’s degree programs or Dual Degree programs in Engineering/ Technology / some five year program.
  • The candidate must hold or about to complete Integrated M.Sc. or Five year integrated B.S.-M.S. program.
  • The candidate must have taken up B.E or B.Tech or B.Arch or equivalent examinations that are well accredited by MHRD, UPSC or AICTE.

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GUJCET 2013 – Exam Pattern, Eligibility, Application, Admit Card and Important dates

Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Board of Education (GSEB) takes Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GUJCET) entrance exam every year for the students who want admission into engineering colleges as well as medical colleges and institutes in Gujarat. For this purpose every year thousands of students register themselves for GUJCET .GUJCET is only open to the candidates who belong to Gujarat. Admission to all the courses is based on GUJCET as well as class 12th exams. Every year a large number of application forms are distributed in all over the state. Large number of students apply for GUJCET every year for admission in to these courses. Continue reading “GUJCET 2013 – Exam Pattern, Eligibility, Application, Admit Card and Important dates”

MTCET 2013 – Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Application and Dates

The applications for the admission test to Maharashtra Technology Common Entrance Test (MT-CET 2013) are open for admissions into first year of four year full time degree courses in Engineering / Technology and Pharmacy in the State of Maharashtra commencing in the academic year 2013-14. Every year Maharashtra Health Technology Common Entrance Test (MHT-CET), which was the common entrance test for the admissions to the engineering, pharmacy and health sciences courses across the state. MHTCET is replaced with MT-CET (Maharashtra Technology Common Entrance Test) from academic year 2013-14. The MT-CET 2013 examination is scheduled on Thursday, 16th May 2013. The examination centers shall be at all district headquarters of Maharashtra state. Continue reading “MTCET 2013 – Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Application and Dates”

RPMT 2013 – Admissions in Dental, Medical and Veterinary Institutes of Rajasthan

Entrance Exam

The Entrance Exam notifications for RPMT 2013 have been released by the Rajasthan University of Health Sciences for admissions in various dental, medical and veterinary institutes of Rajasthan. The exam will be conducted in last week of May but official date is yet not announced. The 85% of the total seats are filled according to the merit of RPMT 2013 whereas the remaining seats are filled through the All India Candidates of NEET UG 2013. Continue reading “RPMT 2013 – Admissions in Dental, Medical and Veterinary Institutes of Rajasthan”