Information and Technology has permeated into all strata of our life. Shipping sector is no exception. There are many areas of Merchant Navy, Naval Architecture & Offshore Engineering and petroleum and oil and gas exploration where IT solutions have come to stay viz. TTL – Travel, Transport and Logistics.
The important aspects of IT Applications in the above areas are : icargo – Cargo Management System, iLogistics – end to end management of the logistics involved in exploration, production and operations of oil and gas companies, iport – fleet owners and container transshipment agencies, Ship design and building etc.
Course Duration: 4 Years or 8 semesters
Qualification: A Pass in Plus-two (12th Standard) or its equivalent, with minimum 50% Marks aggregate in Maths, Physics and Chemistry Group from any recognized Board.
Gender: Boys and Girls are eligible to apply.
Job Opportunities:The programme is designed in such a way to provide opportunities in general IT stream as well as specialized sector specific Maritime, Naval Architecture and Oil & Gas explorations establishments such as:
- Management solutions in commercial and cargo operations of sea ports.
- Fleet owners and container transshipment agencies.
- Operations of sea ports and airports.
- Cargo, container, marine yard and delivery operations.
- Radio frequency identification in place of bar coded system in tagging passenger’s baggage.
- All IT sector companies
Along with IT subjects, an opportunity will be given to all students to complete certification courses during their degree program like Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) and Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA). So that they can have an edge over others when they are facing the industry for placement.