Eligibility
Eligibility Criteria for BFSc(NS): Entry Qualification : 10 + 2 with 50% marks in Maths and 50% aggregate marks in other science subjects and also minimum 50% marks in English either in 10th or 12th  std. In the case of SC/ST students only a pass is required in the qualifying examination with the above subjects. Age limit : Maximum: 20 years as on 1st October of respective year Vision : In case the candidates wish to take up the career on sea/vessel he/she should pass the prescribed eye test conducted by Mercantile Marine Department before admission. Eligibility Criteria for VNC/MFC Entry Qualification : Pass in 10th Standard or equivalent examination with 50% marks in Maths and Science. Attested copy of mark list of 10th Std. or equivalent examination should be enclosed with application even if candidate possesses higher qualification. The candidates who are appearing 10th examination during March 2016 are also eligible to apply. However the selection will be made only through marks obtained in 10th and entrance examination. Age limit : 16 to 20 years as on 1st August, 2016. Upper age limit relaxable to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe candidates by 5 years (Attested copy of age/date of birth is to be enclosed) Vision : In case the candidates wish to take up the career on sea/vessel he/she should pass the prescribed eye test conducted by Mercantile Marine Department before admission.