Application Form of OPENNET Merchant Navy Entrance Exam


IGNOU OPENNET - Merchant Navy Entrance Test offers an enormous profession in the Shipping Industry. This Exam is conducted by Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) and Directorate General of Shipping (DGS).

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility of a candidate is determined on three level, Educational Qualification, age, and Physical standard. Candidates have got to pass 10 and +2 with a minimum mark of 55% from any recognized board of education. The age must not be less than 20 years. In case of any graduation age must not be more than 22years. Age relaxations available for female candidates is 2years and SC, ST, OBC is 5 years. The eyesight should be 6/6 in each eye without any visual problem.

Application Procedure

The application forms can be download from official website or available from the head office of IGNOU. Rate of application form is Rs 100/-. The filled in application form along with a DD of Rs. 500/- is to be sent to the prescribed address. As for the downloaded forms the fee is Rs 600/-. Candidate can also apply online and send the copy of the application form with the latest passport size photo attached on the right corner, attested copies of certificate and a DD in favors of the IGNOU OPENNET - Merchant Navy. Selection of the candidate is depends on the personal interview and written test of the candidate. The candidate selection is also depend on the policy and rules of the IGNOU OPENNET - Merchant Navy


The application form is available in the official website if IGNOU OPENNET. The candidate can download the form and take a print-out of the filled up form. The forms must be posted to the zonal office along with the exam fee, as mentioned at the time of application.


The application form for IGNOU OPENNET exam is available from the zonal and corporate offices of the institute. The candidate can personally collect the application form or sent a request by post to the institute address.

Filling the Application Form

A few important things to be kept in mind while filling the form.

  • Read the prospectus very carefully prior to filling the application form.
  • Don’t forget to attach Passport size photograph and attested copies of certificate.
  • The filled form has to be sent along with a set of documents mentioned in the prospectus.


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117 Responses to “Application Form of OPENNET Merchant Navy Entrance Exam”

  1. 117

    I complted my 12 nd gradutn with commerce…. may I join navy????

  2. 116
    nitish yadav:

    wat is the site through wich we can apply for oppenent exam and wat is the last date

  3. 115

    can join marchant navy more than 20 ager

  4. 114
    mo javed:

    hi sir i have paased 63% , I have intrest in murchant nevy sir plese inform me the next date of igun my emel id [email protected]

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  6. 112

    what we do after do enteranc teat of imu and how can i know which coleg where have

  7. 111
    Uzmi Rais:

    Sir plese informe me the next date of ignu opennet test application in 2013 i am intrest for murcheny navy plese informe me my email id=uzmirais@gmailcom

  8. 110
    Uzmi Rais:

    Sir plese informe me the next date of ignu opennet test application in 2013

  9. 109
    Uzmi Rais:

    plese informe me what is the next date of ignu opennet test application in 2013

  10. 108
    vijay kumar prajapati:

    i join marchant navy & like

  11. 107
    Ram Naresh Yadav:

    Sir , I have lost my right hand finger. Can i join merchant navy.

  12. 106
    Ankit kumar:

    Sir,I am 10class pass of pcm and iti deplo.

  13. 105
    pankaj kumar:

    What is the date of govt. Entrance test reply me.

  14. 104
    mohammed fayyaz:

    i want apply for cadet ship entrance exam.
    please inform me what is the next date of IMU APLICATION

  15. 103
    rahul singh:

    how much fee will be to join the course?
    is the merchant navy a govt job,are the facilities provided
    to a candidate as govt employ?

  16. 102

    sir i am completed stcw course but i have no cdc. so i want job in foriegn ship so pl suggest me how i get job in merchant navy.

  17. 101

    Am Kalu Sunday, from Abia State Nigeria, i want to know if i can apply here in my country and gain admision at India. If possible how can i get link to execute or fill my data.

  18. 100
    Mayank Delvadia:

    Sir, I have intrest in murchant nevy..and I am 10+2 passed student. I got 93 marks in JEE main. Can I apply for that? I am 18 year old.

  19. 99
    Priyanshu Sanadaya:

    how to join marchent navy….???????

  20. 98

    sir i join marchant navi please information geting my no 7275448112

  21. 97

    When is the last date to submit form?

  22. 96
    abhijeet sonule:

    Plz tell that the application form of marchat nevy i have to post which address

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  24. 94

    i am join a merchant neavy plzz tell me information my number 7355652090

  25. 93
    jitendra singh:

    how could we apply for merchant navy ?
    and which requirement are you want a candidate ?

  26. 92
    priya sharma:

    sir, vintrance exam kab hoga

  27. 91
    prabha singh:

    what is the minimum age of merchent navy

  28. 90
    nikhil awasthi:

    hello sir, i want know about merchant navy i didnt knw whn the forms are coming up …and wre is the colleges. where we have to fill the forms …. sir m from mumbai

  29. 89
    Aayan saar:

    I want to fill up merchant navy form but i dont know whos website which i fill form and whos the best gov. Colleges of merchant navy

  30. 88
    Santosh Kumar Gupta:

    job for merchant navy

  31. 87

    i am a 12th pass out student how i apply for marchent navy exam ?

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  33. 85
    amit kumar:

    please give me website for roll no. slip for my written test.

  34. 84

    dear sir,i m going to finish my 12th board exam can you help me how to apply for merchant navy entrance exam….plz give me some idea about it m very great ful thankful to you…please..sir n….

  35. 83
    mohit kumar:

    appliction form date

  36. 82
    Arun dhama:

    sir,i m going to finsh my 12th board xam can u help me how to apply 4 merchant navy entrance xam…plz sir give me some idea about it m very greatful thankful to u…plzzz…is eye sight must be 6/6

  37. 81
    vikas chauhan:

    i m in 12th and when will b the next merchant navy forms are going to come for a gov. and pvt. colleges please tell me.

  38. 80
    neeraj phogat:

    sir, i have completed polytechnic diploma in mech.engg.m app se ye jana chata hu ki diploma jke badd hum kaise merchant navy join kar sakte h…

  39. 79
    nitesh kumar:

    IT engineer have any scope in this field?

  40. 78
    Durgesh Chikane:

    hello what is the date of joining merchant navy exam of this year 2012

    for sending answer please send me email on [email protected]

  41. 77

    how should i go for merchant navy…….i did my 12th board and got 70percent……..
    plzz anybudy give me ol d details
    i ‘ll be thankfull to u for it……

  42. 76

    My name is lucky. I am 22 yrs old. And I completed my 10 2 wid good percentage, and I dint proceeded my further studies due to some issues, I m very much interested to join Merchant navy… So plz give information abt joinin merchant navy as soon as possible.. My email id [email protected].

  43. 75

    How can apply in Merchant Navy in 2012?
    Please Answer send to me on this E-mail ID….
    [email protected]

  44. 74
    manoj verma:

    hello sir . . . . i am doing BCA second semerter and i want to join marchant navy so wat should i do.

  45. 73

    hello what is the date of joining merchant navy exam of this year 2012

    for sending answer please send me email on [email protected]

  46. 72
    Ravi sharma:

    i am xth passed student .i want to join merchant navy

  47. 71
    rajinder singh:

    job for merchant navy please send for merchant navy requirement so i am waiting here merchant navy shipping my age is 23year old qualification ten +two

  48. 70

    i passed x standard iwant to make gp rating course

  49. 69

    i m a electrical and electronices engg .i want to join marchant navy (electrical officer).how to apply??????????

  50. 68

    I m completed my diploma in electronics and telecommunication and i want to join neavy what should i do

  51. 67
    nitish kumar:

    pls.send syllabus of merchent navy entrance examintion after

  52. 66
    jerish joseph:

    sir i completed 10+2 with 58% marks and i also comleted my degree in bca my age is 23 can i join as a deck cadet or any other master course in this field pls answer me

  53. 65
    vinit sharma:

    i m blong to rajasthan tell me how to apply in entrance exam

  54. 64

    sir i m 10th passed i mstudy in 12th from science im interested in merchant navy can i join navy please sir……..

  55. 63
    Pushpinder Kaur:

    Can girls join Merchant Navy after B.Tech(eECE)? How?

  56. 62
    dilip chauhan:

    sir I am dilip . i will joint merchant neavy. what a reqwirement to joint a merchant neavy? i am passed 10 and 11.

  57. 61

    hi sir i am 10 passed can i join for navy

  58. 60
    dheeraj pandey:

    i have passed 12th bio. chem. phy. & in bio …
    i want to join marchant navy .can i join marchant navy…..

  59. 59

    what are the dates of exam of merchant navy in the year 2012 please mail the site as soon as possible

  60. 58
    saurabh raikwar:

    i am 10th pass on pcm can i join nevy see man post

  61. 57
    pls sent me website to donload merchant navy form:

    i am appering student of 12th .may i can apply for deck caded&my age is 17 yaers

  62. 56
    pls sent me website to donload merchant navy form:

    i am appering student of 12th .may i can apply for deck caded&my age is 17

  63. 55
    kanak brahma:

    my name is kanak brahma, i have passed my 10+2 Arts. Can i join for Deck Cadet?

  64. 54
    ravinder malik:

    my name is ravinder malik. i m instrumentation and control engineering graduate student. i want to join merchant navy as an engineer. i want to know that whether i can join merchant navy or not…. plz give in all information about it…..

  65. 53
    Abhinav verma:

    Hello sir. I m a student of 12th standard .my birth date is 19-07-1995.sir can i apply for merchant navy….

  66. 52

    sir i have passed 10 in JAC with 50% and i am intreted in merchant navy i want to know i am abe or not

  67. 51
    vikram singh:

    hello sir, i m pass 10+2 of commercs student an i m intersted marchant navy

  68. 50
    Akshay D. Temkar:

    sir I have passed 10th with 60.40% & I am interested in merchant navy my age is 16 + can I

  69. 49
    vikas verma:

    Sir i have 10th pass and after 10th i joined central government Tool Room in which I have passed four year full time Advance Diploma in Tool & Die Making with Second Division Sir i am 22yrs old and very very intersted to join Marchant Navy. can I Join ? give me a right Suggetion.

    vikas verma

  70. 48
    kuldeep singh:

    letast exam

  71. 47
    deepak kumar:

    hi sir i am deepak kumar i was passed in +2 in 60% so sir i am intrested in join indian navy

  72. 46

    i am less then 20 yrs, please tell me that i am eligible in merchant navy or not

  73. 45
    manmeet singh:

    Where from i can get merchant navy form?

  74. 44
    Anand Sharma:

    Dear Sir,
    I have completed 12 in 2005,after that i have completed diploma in hotel management,right now i m doing job in hotel industry but i want to join merchant neavy.Plz tell me,you have chance to give me.Plz give me revert back as soon as possible.

  75. 43

    sir,i m vedant singh hajari …..In 10th my percentage is 48% but now i m doing engnring from Asia Pacific Institute of information technology..this is my final year but i dont want to join wipro,tcs…etc i m interested in merchant navy so what can i do pls give me some suggestion

  76. 42
    aman khan:

    sir ,,,,,
    my self aman khan i;m student of class 11 and i want to join the merchant navy as soon as posssible what are the requirements and qualification for it?

  77. 41

    i did not found exam date .so when is xam for merchant navy pls send the informaton

  78. 40
    Deepak Mahali:

    Sir, I am Deepak, I got 50% in 12th. Can I appear the merchant navy exam? I’m S.T.(Scheduled Tribe).

  79. 39

    i m studing in twelth class ,my DOB:15JUNE 1995;I m capable for filling form or not. i belong to OBC

  80. 38
    mukesh murali:

    hello sir
    i am doing 2nd year
    and i want to join merchant navy
    so wat should i do

  81. 37
    mohit singh:

    sir when did come opennet 2011 form

  82. 36
    gaurav kumar singh:

    my name : Gaurav kumar singh
    My Father Name : Shyam sundar singh ( Ex- air force man)
    I am study in part - 2

  83. 35
    manish chauhan:

    m purusing hotel management degree course…..can i do diz merchan navy after compltetionof my degree coures…

  84. 34

    My Name: Deepak Shrivastav
    My Father Name: Sri Shambu Nath
    I am 10th pass
    I live in ghaziabad

  85. 33
    vivek kumar singh:

    Respectate sir i want to joining marachent navy after comleting mechanical engineering course

  86. 32

    wil li get job in merchant nevy

  87. 31

    sir i am sarvesh mishra from mumbai i have got 50% in hsc from pcm and 71% in ssc can i join merchant navy please mail me …………………………..thank you

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  89. 29
    dushyant singh:

    whitout iit can i join marchant navy

  90. 28
    vimal kumar goel:

    Hi ,i m vimal kumar goel from agra .i m pursuing hotelmanagement course (BSC-HMCTT)3 year.i m completed 22weeks industrial traing five star hotel {LANDMARK KANPUR U.P}. I m on job COMESUM FOOD PLAZA NEW DELHI (ASST.MANAGER).

  91. 27

    kya hum 10th k base pe bhi merchant navy ke form bhar skte hai mene abhi 10th pass ki hai na……………….

  92. 26
    ashish verma:

    vacancy for indian navy

  93. 25

    i am jagadeesh.Now i’m doing .i completed intermediate(M.P.C) with 71percent .i want to join in navy. Now any latest application submission please give the guidence to me.
    Thankingyou sir

  94. 24
    Rinkesh torniya:

    Sir i m rinkesh dayashankar torniya student of B.E. 3rd year my branch is I.T. Nd i have secured 88% in 12th and 87% in 10th my aim is join the merchant navy so plz tell me how can i prepare for it.and its exam date as soon as posibl

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    saurabh gupta:

    i passed 10+2 with pcb but my question is that can i able to join marchant navy if yes then tell me that procedure.

  97. 21

    I have just passout12 with commerce how would i join merchant navy

  98. 20
    lalit tyagi:

    what’s mean of marchant navy ?
    what’s marchant navy?

  99. 19
    parvesh kumar:

    i have cleared 12th with science stream and 60.8 is the percentage.and i want to join indian navy.please suggest me.

  100. 18
    aftab alam:

    plz tell me about shipping corporation of india addmission process in lal bahadur shastri institute of mumbai . i m (ec) 2010 in completed.

  101. 17
    shubham gupta:

    iam less than 20

  102. 16
    Jeevan bahadur:

    what is required nationality

  103. 15
    amit kumar:

    when is the last date of submission of application form in 2011

  104. 14
    Deepak sHARMA:

    Good Morning
    Pls send me date of application form .
    Pls give me knowledge process of merchanve navy


  105. 13
    sidhatrh singh:

    when is the last date for submitting application form
    for this year 2011. i have appeared for my exams during
    this march 2011, can i download and send the form.

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  107. 11

    when is the last date for submitting application form
    for this year 2011. i have appeared for my exams during
    this march 2011, can i download and send the form.

  108. 10
    Balpreet singh:

    sir i want to know about the fee of the course and about the last date of submissi..on of form..plz sir help…i will be obliged for the same

  109. 9

    i need to know when is the next entrance exam for mechant navy

  110. 8

    hello………….can u plz tell me about entrance exam which are required by mechanical engineers in joining merchant navy

  111. 7
    m.sudheer reddy:

    sir i am studying b-tech 3rd year , can i apply any application for engineering posts

  112. 6

    I have done my B.Tech(computer science and engg.),
    is there any possiblity of joining merchant navy.

  113. 5

    12 appearing elligible for opennet ?

  114. 4

    12 pcm-52 Percent , 10-79 percent am i eligible for merchant navy

  115. 3

    Last date of the submission of application form and from wher we obtain it.

  116. 2
    akash mahamana:

    for bachler programme what is the course nd duration

  117. 1

    can anyone plz tel me if OPENNET alows us for distancelearning programe or is a regular classrum programe..that is if the class is conducted in the institute or through any other mode