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Karachi, PK
Address: Hawksbay Roads, Maripur, Karachi, Pakistan +92-21-99241201
Timing: Mon-Fri: 0800 Hrs - 1700 Hrs

Be Aware: Pakistan Marine Academy does not provide any online training or teaching jobs. Never send money, online account details or copies of personal documents to anyone.

Associate Degree Program


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 designted 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 (Nautical Science/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 Affairs 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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