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About CIFNET Entrance Exam

CIFNET Entrance Exam 2017 is conducted by for selecting the deserving candidates for admission into the programs Bachelor of Fishery Science (Nautical Science), Vessel Navigator Course (VNC) and Marine Fitter Course (MFC) offered at Central Institute of Fisheries Nautical and Engineering Training (CIFNET), under Government. of India. The candidates pass out in 10+2 with minimum 50% marks in math and science subjects are eligible to apply for CIFNET Entrance Exam 2017. Online application process is going to start soon and the eligible candidates can apply here and also on the official website. Entrance examination will be held on 10 June 2017. Check admission related details of the given below courses.

CIFNET Entrance Exam 2017 Important Dates

 

Events

Date

CIFNET CET Application starts

The second week of April 2017

CIFNET CET Application ends

25 May 2017

CIFNET CET Admit Card

May 2017

CIFNET CET Exam

10 June 2017

CIFNET Interview for BFSc Admission

27 July 2017

CIFNET first list of candidates selected for admission in MarineFitter Course (MFC)

12 July 2017

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CIFNET Entrance Exam Eligibility criteria

Educational Qualification: The candidates who are passed in 10+2 with minimum 50% marks in Maths, English and other science subjects from a recognised board in India. Candidates belonging to SC/ST categories need to be only passed in the respective subjects.

Age Limit: The candidates should be aged maximum 20 years old on 1 October 2017.

Vision Test: The candidates, who are interested in making a career in sea/vessel, will have to pass the prescribed eye test conducted by Mercantile Marine Department.

CIFNET Entrance Exam Application form and Admit Card

The candidates who want to get admission in Bachelor of Fishery Science (Nautical Science) through common entrance test (CET) will have to first fill the application form. The candidates can submit the application form only through online mode on the official website of Central Institute of Fisheries Nautical and Engineering Training (CIFNET) at http://cifnet.gov.in. The candidates can also click here to apply online. To fill the online application form, the candidates are required to follow the link given below:

  • STEP 1: Before filling the online application form, the candidates should read the instruction carefully.
  • STEP 2: Now the candidates can fill the online application form by providing the details required there. The candidates have to fill in the application form their personal details, educational details, address and contact details. The candidates have to save and proceed after filling each step. The candidates should provide each detail in the application form correctly.
  • STEP 3: The candidates have to upload scanned copy of their latest digital passport size photograph and scanned copy of their signature. The size and pixel of the photograph and signature should be maximum 80KB and 30mm*45mm.
  • STEP 4: The candidates can make payment of the application form through bank demand draft.

Documents to attach with CIFNET Application Form


The candidates will have to attach the following document along with the printout of the application form:

  • Attested copy of age certificates
  • Attested copy of 10th &12thMarks list
  • Attested copy of community certificate, if SC/ST (SSLC
  • One self-addressed/stamped (Rs 10/-) envelope

Application Submission


The candidates can submit the application form for CIFNET Entrance Exam 2017 only through online mode on the official website of CIFNET. The candidates can also click the link given here for online application form. After making payment of the application fee and submission of the application form, the candidates have to take the printout of it and send it along with the required document to the address given below:

Director Central Institute of Fisheries,
Nautical and Engineering Training (CIFNET) Fine Arts Avenue,
Fore Shore Road Kochi-682016

CIFNET Entrance Exam Admit Card 2017


The candidates who have successfully submitted the online application form for CIFNET Entrance Exam will be able to download the examination admit card after approval of this in the office. The candidates may also receive their admit card on their email. The candidates have to bring their admit card in the examination centre. Candidates can download their admit card from the link given below.

CIFNET Admit Card 2017

CIFNET Entrance Exam Fees

The candidates applying for CIFNET Entrance Exam 2017 have to make payment of the application fee as per the details are given below:

Category

Fee

General and OBC

Rs 300

SC/ST

Rs 150

 

CIFNET Bachelor of Fishery Science Fee


The candidates selected for admission in Bachelor of Fishery Science (Nautical Science) through common entrance test (CET) will have to pay the course fee as mentioned in the table below:

Semester

Total Fee

Semester 1

Rs 40,220

Semester 2

Rs 13,000

Semester 3

Rs 34,840

Semester 4

Rs 13,000

Semester 5

Rs 34,840

Semester 6

Rs 13,000

Semester 7

Rs 34,840

Semester 8

Rs 13,000

CIFNET Entrance Exam Result and Counselling

Through CET: The candidates will be offered seats under open quota on the basis of their performances in CET exam, Interview and academic performance. The candidates will finally offer Bachelor of Fishery Science seat on the basis of their performance as under:

S. No

Particular

Selection Weightage

1

CET Entrance Test

50%

2

Academic performance

40%

3

Interview

10%

Total (1+2+3)

100%

Click Here to check the list of candidates called for Interview

NRI Category: The NRI candidates can get admission only on the basis of their performance in the interview under NRI quota. If more candidates are applied in this category, the selection will be on the basis of their academic merit and performance in the interview.

Based on Interview, the Central Institute of Fisheries Nautical and Engineering Training (CIFNET) has released the first list of candidates selected for admission on 25 July 2017. 

Click Here to check the list of candidates selected for admission

CIFNET Entrance Exam Exam pattern

The candidates going to appear in the common entrance test (CET) will have to follow the examination pattern given below:

  • Question type: Multiple Choice Questions
  • Marking Scheme: 1 mark will be awarded for each correct answer and 0.25 mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • Syllabus: 11 & 12 level topic in the subjects Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English language.
CIFNET Entrance Exam Important details

The candidates can appear in the CET for admission into BFS (NS) program at Central Institute of Fisheries Nautical and Engineering Training (CIFNET) against total 33 seats. These 33 seats are for candidates through CET, NRI and Foreign National as mentioned below. The rule for the reservation is as per the norms of the Government of India i.e. 27%(OBC) 15% (SC)and 7.5%(ST) of the seats are reserved for OBC/SC/ST students respectively.

CIFNET BFS (NS) Intake Capacity

 

Category

Number of Seats

Open (through CET)

31

NRI

1

Foreign National

1

 

CIFNET Entrance Exam Centres 2017


CIFNET Entrance Exam will be conducted on the following centre in India, The timings of the exam would be 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM. The candidates can check the exact centre for the examination on their admit card as well, once the admit card is released.

  • Kochi
  • Vishakhapatnam
  • Chennai
  • Vijayawada

CIFNET Brochure 2017

CIFNET Entrance Exam Contact

Central Institute of Fisheries Nautical and Engineering Training,
(CIFNET), Dewan's Road, Kochi - 682 016

Phone:(0484)23514930, 2351790, 2351610
Difficulty in application filling: 9488706945/8281992008/9447576137
Fax: 91- 484-2370879
Email: cifnet@nic.in

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