The Institute is popularly known as SMS, established in 1992, located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. SMS belongs to Vels University and commanded by Captain Superintendent. The Institute offers Maritime Studies with highly qualified Professors who were Mariners before. The curriculum is specially designed to provide broad oriented maritime teaching for the candidates. SMS offers UG and PG course full-time with various specializations. Admissions details for these courses at SMS are provided online on the official website.
BE course at SMS is offered in Marine Engineering, and B. Sc course is being provided with Nautical Science for an eligible student.
After qualifying in 12th, I was looking to secure admission in Nautical Science. So I was in search of the best college. Then, I came to know School of Maritime offers BSc in Nautical Science. Then I applied for admission by filling an online application form available at the VELS University's official website. SME application fees cost INR 500. Applicants can make the payment via online or through DD. Admission to the BSc at SME VELS University is based on 10+2 academic merit. Thus, candidates who are looking for admission have to score above 50% in the 10+2 science stream.
School of Maritime Studies is one of the leading maritime institutions in Chennai city. At present am in my 1st year pursuing engineering. For admission to the BE Marine Engineering at SME Vels University, students have to pass in 12th with above 60% score in PCM subjects. Whereas in English subject 50% marks. Here, students will be selected based on academic merit and medical test. And, admission fees in SME is quite expensive. Students have to pay around INR 1.7 Lakhs per semester. The mode of the application procedure is online. Thus, applicants should visit the official website to fill SME application form.
The school offers graduation i.e. B.Tech in Marine engineering and many other courses like GME, DME, and B.Sc. in Nautical science and Maritime operations. I have done B.Tech in Marine engineering from this college. According to my knowledge basic requirement for getting admission for this particular course is that, student must have completed 10+2 with an aggregate of at least 50% with physics, chemistry and maths as the compulsory subject from a recognised board. In addition to this student need to clear the entrance examination which is conducted by the university itself. Candidate applying for this particular course must have min 17 years and max 23 years of age. Fees structure for courses is feasible.