HND-NS (Australia)

Higher National Diploma - Nautical science, Australia (HND)

This Programme is designed to equip students with the competencies required to carry out safely the watch keeping duties of an Officer in charge of a Navigational Watch, both at sea and in port.

The Training Programme is provided by Institute of Maritime Education & Training Pvt. Ltd, Australia (hereinafter referred to as IMETA). The Programme and the Certificate of Competency offered to the students will be as per the requirements of the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (hereinafter referred to as AMSA).


Pass in 10th Std, Min 40% marks in English.


17 years, or above

Medical and Eye Sight Requirements

Medical and Eye sight requirements shall be as per the existing standards of AMSA.

Career Progression Chart

Written Test + Personal Interview

Medical Test (As Per Govt. Norms)

4 Months
(Pre-Sea Training at the Academy)

24 Months
(On Board Ship Training ) Stipend: USD 250 to USD 350 p/m

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3rd Officer

2nd Officer

Chief Officer


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