Candidates for admission to the B.Tech degree courses in Marine Engineering shall be required to possess the following qualifications:
The candidates shall have passed the Higher Secondary Examination (Class XII) of Board of Higher Secondary Examination, Govt. of Kerala with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as subjects or any other examination accepted as equivalent thereto by the Cochin University of Science and Technology.
The candidates shall have secured a minimum of 60% marks for Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together and a minimum of 50% marks in English either in standard X or in XII.
Candidates for admission to the M.Tech degree courses in Marine Engineering shall be required to possess the following qualifications:
Shall have passed B.Tech /B.E/B.S degree in Marine Engineering OR B.Tech/ B.Sc (Engg) degree in Mechanical Engineering OR B.Tech degree in Naval Architecture & Ship Building with a minimum of 60% marks or an examination of any other University /Institution accepted by this University as equivalent thereto with 60% marks . Preference will be given to those who have passed M.E.O class IV examination or a minimum of 2 years professional experience in ship building /ship repair yard /ship design office/Indian navy.
The admission will be based on the Rank list prepared by giving due weightage to qualifying degree marks (50%) , Admission Test conducted by the Department (40%), and number of years experience after obtaining the degree (weightage is at the rate of 1% per year of experience subject to a maximum of 10%). In the case of Marine Engineers possessing M.E.O Class II Certificate of competency 5% weightage and for those possessing M.E.O. Class I Certificate 10% weightage.