Diploma in Shipbuilding Engineering, Shipbuilding Engineering diploma


Ships and boats are the only medium of transportation on water. Hence, all type of ships needs maintenance and up gradation and sometimes new models are also in demand. So, it is easily understood the need of diploma holder in shipbuilding engineering. A diploma holder in this sector gets lucrative offers from various manufacturing plants as well as the numerous workshops of ships, vessels and boats that are used for transportation and fishing and livelihood purposes.


The basic eligibility requirement for the diploma in shipbuilding engineering is that the candidate must pass class 10. But a class 12 pass candidate is preferred over the previous one. A candidate is eligible to appear for the course if he or she meets the minimum age requirement of 15 years. An entrance exam is held for admission in the diploma course in shipbuilding engineering.

Course Outlook

Diploma in shipbuilding engineering is a 3 year course offered in various polytechnic colleges of India. The course is split into 6 semesters. Evaluation of the student is done on the basis of practical examination as well as theoretical examination with equal importance. The course focuses on design of ships, physics of ship structure and similar topics. There are further opportunities for higher degrees for the diploma holders in this sector but there are very limited seats.

Job Prospects

A diploma holder of shipbuilding engineering has rewarding job prospects in the various manufacturing plants of ship. They are also appointed in the workshops that look after the maintenance and up gradation of the ship and provide after sale service to the esteemed customers.

Best Places to Pursue

• Institute Of Shipbuilding Technology, Mayfair House



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13 Responses to “Diploma in Shipbuilding Engineering, Shipbuilding Engineering diploma”

  1. 13
    ratno binoy chakma:

    sir,I want to know about ’shipbuilding engineering’. I wan to information list of government university in India.which study only 1.shipbuilding 2.marine 3.navel architecture.I am waiting for your message.

  2. 12

    which is the best course in diploma for studing ship building later?

  3. 11
    Rouful Alam:

    Hello Sir, i am Rouful alam from BANGLADESH. i am a student of Diploma in Engineering Shipbuilding Technology.I want to complet BSc in Shipbuiling Technology in INDIA. How i can comple it? please, answer my question!

  4. 10

    Sir, I have completed Diploma In Production Engineering in the year 2009, & further I want to enroll myself in the line of Ship Building. Sir, I would like to know from u, whether shall I go for it or shall I enroll myself in some other line?
    Sir, hopefully waiting for your kind & valuable advice!
    Thanking You - Pradeep!

  5. 9

    any engineering colleges in ship building

  6. 8
    Ganesh Deshmukh:

    I am Final year diploma mechanical engineeing student, want take admission in diploma shipduiling. give me the institute list.

  7. 7

    I hava studies +2 in mumbai and scored 56%, and now i am doing dip.in mechanical (Final year) in chennai. as i bave passion towards the marine industry i want to either naval architecture or shipbuilding.pls. advise me whether i can do b.tech in ship building or dip.in ship building? which one suits me . waiting for your early reply. is there any criteria for eye sight, also advice.

  8. 6

    Dear Sir,
    I am Sanjoy Pal,working as Autocad Draftsman in an organisation,fabricating blocks, panels of ship. I want to complete Shipbuilding Engineering Diploma. What I have to do?

    Thanks & Regards
    Sanjoy Pal

  9. 5
    Sanatan Singh:

    Respected Sir,

    I am Mr.Sanatan Y Singh doing my 2nd Year Mechanical Engineering under Mumbai university want to pursue my further studies in shipbuilding and want to nurture my career in this field.Any guidance will be helpful for me.

    Thanking You

  10. 4
    lakhan sutar:

    Dear sir,
    I am lakhan sutar. i want to built my career in shipbuilding or naval architecture course.what is differance b/w these course? i have completed 10+2 with 42% in science stream in 2005.any institute offering thesse diploma or degree course in india?which is better for me diploma or degree? how can i become shipbuilder or navalarchitecture??????any private institute offering these type of course where can i do job in These arena and study also.also give me information for abroad.please guideme proper way.
    Thank you

  11. 3
    lakhan sutar:

    dear sir,
    I am lakhan sutar.i want to build my career in shipbuilding or naval architecture.i have completed my 10+2 with 42% in science stream in 2005.is there any institute conducting diploma in these courses in india?
    four year i wasted. i am confuse for my career.how can i become naval architecture or shipbuilder????????any private institute where can i do job and study?pls give me information for abroad also.pls give me proper guidance.
    Thank You

  12. 2
    lakhan sutar:

    dear sir,
    i am lakhan sutar.i want to build my career in shipbuiling or naval architecture.i have completed my 10+2 with 42%in science stream in 2005. is there any institute conducting diploma course in both fields in india.four year i wasted,i am confuse for my career.how can i bacome naval architecture or shipbuilder?????is there any private institute for these course where can i job in these field
    and study also?if not in india than give me information for abroad also. give me proper guidence.THANK YOU

  13. 1
    atul kumar:

    when is the recruitment of sub-inspector in cbi begins and what is the eligibity criteria?