Admission Rules

General Purpose Rating(GP Rating) - 6 Months

The six months General Purpose Rating (GP Rating) approved by the Directorate General of Shipping (Government of India). On successful completion of this course, the candidates will be eligible to join in Indian/Foreign Shipping companies as a Deck/Engine crew. With further sea service, they would be promoted as Motorman/Oil man, Fitter, Deck serang, Able-Bodied Seamen, Bosun. They can also be promoted to officer level with certain service and qualification requirements on passing the examinations conducted by DGS. This course is strictly residential. Course commences on Every year Jan/July Month.

Mode of Payment : By Demand Draft

Demand Draft in favour of " KSA EDUCATIONAL AND CHARITABLE TRUST "payable at "Chidambaram" to be sent through Register Post to below mentioned Registered Office.

Perunthalaivar Kamarajar Institute of Maritime Science and Engineering
1079, Thirupaninatham, keerapalayam, Chidambaram tk,
Cuddalore district, Tamilnadu - 608602

  • Fees paid is forfeited, if withdrawn from the Presea courses.
  • Caution Deposits are refundable at the end of Course after adjustment of damages, breakages etc. if any.
  • Medicals can be done at PKIMSE an additional cost of Rs.700/-.
  • Admissions are subject to meeting the mandatory requirement of course.
  • Cash/Cheque payments are not be entertained.


    Qualification & Eligibility :
  • Qualification : 10th or 12th standard pass with subject English, Mathematics & Science with 40% aggregate. English 40% in 10th/12th.
  • Age limit :Minimum age 17years 6months and Maximum age 25 years on the date of commencement of course. (Relaxation in upper age limit belonging to SC/ST candidates).
  • Attendance and Conduct :All the trainees must join the course within the first ten days of commencement of the course.Considering that the course id residential, attendance shall normally be 100%. however, 90% and above is acceptable. In exceptional cases, the head of the institute may accept attendance of 75%.
  • Holidays : Sundays shall be holidays. Independence day and Republic day shall be compulsory holidays.

Application Form


Personal Details


Photo Upload


Academic Details