• Address: Hawksbay Road, Maripur, Karachi, Pakistan +92-21-99241201
  • Email: info@marineacademy.edu.pk
  • Timing: Mon - Fri: 0800 Hrs - 1700 Hrs


Applications are invited every year as per following details:

Training - Friendly Countries

Candidates from friendly countries are admitted on Government to Government arrangements, subject to availability of seats.

> Submission of Application Forms within Due Date;

> Entrance Test by Testing Service Agency at designated stations;

> Medical examination of short listed candidates at designated Hospitals;

> Final selection will be based on Testing Agency result and Total Marks obtained in Intermediate/equivalent examination (purely merit);

> 20 seats (10 in each discipline) are reserved  under Self Finance Scheme (SFS);

> Branches (Ship Management/Marine Engineering) are allocated after joining the Academy on the basis of merit position, medical fitness, Cadets’ choice and availability of seats.

2 Years residential training at Pakistan Marine Academy Karachi.

    • > Associate Degree in Ship Management or Marine Engineering Discipline by NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi;
    • > Seaman Service Book (SSB) by Government of Pakistan;
  • > Certificates of IMO recognised Pre Sea Mandatory Courses by PMA.

Payment of Charges

> All charges are payable in advance before commencement of each Semester;

> Training Charges are subject to revision;

> There is no fee waiver policy. However, 33 fully paid scholarships arranged by GoP and 04 fully paid scholarships sponsored by GRG group, are offered on need-base criteria.

Candidates applying on Self Finance Scheme(SFS) are to submit additional amount of Rs. 300,000/= through pay order/ bank draft along with the application form as SFS fees.

Seamen Service Book(SSB)

Nautical Cadets are to pay additional amount(as applicable approx. Rs. 10,000/-) along with Fourth Semester Fee for issuance of Seamen Service Book (SSB).

Fees Re-Fund Policy

PMA may refund training Charges subject to the following:

> If a Cadet does not join the Academy;
> If Cadets are declared unfit by Mercantile Marine Department, Karachi, due Colour Vision Test;
> If a Cadet leaves the Academy on the request of his Parents/ Guardian within first week of commencement of classes; subject to approval by the Commandant;
> Security Deposit will be refunded after completion of the course and subject to submission of clearance certificate;
> No amount will be refunded in case a Cadet is withdrawn from the Academy on disciplinary grounds.

Ministry of Maritime Scholarship Distribution

4 - Step Induction Process

Step 1
Submit Application Forms
Step 2
Entrance Test
Qualify Test
Step 3
Qualify Medical Examination
Step 4
Join PMA
Entrance Test + FSc Numbers + Medically qualified= Merit List
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