A marine engineer is a technical person who looks into the engine detailings of the ship. He is responsible for the smooth functioning of the systems and its wear and tear.
A student to pursue marine engineering, must have cleared 12th in the PCM stream. After 12th, would have to clear an entrance exam for engineering like IIT-JEE, AMIE, CET etc. The student an specialise in marine engineering in the final year or can opt for mechanical engineering and then pursue marine engineering at the M.Tech level.
A student can also pursue a diploma in marine engineering af
As you are a fresher still, I would recommend you to continue in your current job and gain atleast 3 years of work expeirence.
You can then think for certification in Project Management from PMI USA.
Good to know that you are interested in Marine Engineering. Though I will let you know colleges in Chennai for Marine Engineering, I would also suggest you not to be limited to Chennai. You should aim at Tolani Maritime College in Pune which is the top in India.
Below are some colleges for Marine Engineering in Chennai:
International Maritime Academy, Poonamallee, Chennai
AMET University (AMETU), Kanathur, Chennai
Southern Academy of Maritime Studies, Royapuram, Chennai
GKM College of Engineering & Technology (GKMCET), Tambaram Sanatorium,
SAMS College of Engineering and Te
Good career choice.
Please note that to pursue engineering, there are 2 options.
One, after 10th, take admission in 12th PCM (Science stream). After 12th appear for various entrance exam like IIT-JEE, CET, All india entrance test. Based on your 12th percentage and entrance exam, you would be allocated a college, whereby in your final year you choose your specialization.
Two, after 10th, based on your percentage, you could take admission in a Diploma course, which is a 3years course. Please note for better job opportunity, graduation is a must. After the diploma, you ca