Central Institute of Fisheries Nautical and Engineering Training (CIFNET), Kochi . Fine Arts Avenue, Kochi Chennai Phone-No: 0484-2351610 2351493 2351790 Fax: 0484- 2370879 Email: email@example.com Website: Central Institute of Fisheries Nautical and Engineering Training, Cochin -[http://cifnet.nic.in]- Course Name: Bachelor of Fisheries Science Nautical Science Course Description: Bachelor of Fisheries Science (Nautical Science) Fee: . Eligibility: 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. Age limit: Minimum 17 years and Maximum 20 years as on 1st October, 2013. Intake capacity: General Quota - 20 seats. NRI Quota - 1 seat Foreign National Quota - 1 seat Mode of selection: Entrance Test, Academic Merit in (10+2) and Interview. Medical fitness/Eye sight and colour vision: As per Merchant Shipping (Medical examination) Rules, 2000 as amended from time to time. System of Teaching: Semester system of instruction with theoretical and practical exposure and a special continuous onboard training on ocean-going fishing vessels in each semester. How To Apply: Application form and Prospectus can be obtained from the Director, CIFNET, Fine Arts Avenue, Kochi-16, on payment of Rs 400/- (Rs 200/- for SC/ST) by Demand Draft payable at Ernakulam only, drawn in favour of Sr Administrative Officer, CIFNET and a self addressed and stamped (Rs 15) envelope (A4 size). 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-600013 OR CIFNET Unit, Beach Road, Visakhapatnam-530001 OR can be downloaded from the Institute Central Institute of Fisheries Nautical and Engineering Training, Cochin -[http://cifnet.nic.in]- and applied with the above fees. Special feature: On completion of this degree with 50% in aggregate the candidates are eligible for entry as nautical deck cadets without Pre sea training and will be eligible to appear for Second mate foreign going after completing sea time requirement as per STCW Code.