Online application Instructions - Varren Maritime Academy

Instructions and Procedure for submission of
Online Application Form for

Admission 2021

Eligibility Criteria

Qualification: Successful completion of 12th Std (10+2) exams with more than 45% aggregate in PCM, more than 45% in English and overall of more than 45%.

Medical Requirement: Medically fit as per standards laid down by D.G. Shipping, Govt. of India, IMU & any additional medical requirement by our company.


Kindly Note

  • Before commencement of course, the selected candidate must hold a valid Indian passport.
  • Last Date to fill up the Application form is 10th September 2021 (For August 2021 Deck Cadet BATCH)
  • Online Exam Date As per the Slot – Details Shall be Emailed
  • Online Interview As per the Slot – Details Shall be Emailed
  • VMA Don’t Accept Application of Female Candidate** Kindly don’t apply 

Important Instructions For DNS Selection – 2021

  1. Selected Candidate Shall Go for the Pre-sea Training Only at Varren Maritime Academy Foundation – Pune, Selected candidates will be required to undergo a Four Months Pre-sea training course and basic modular courses Fees would be approx. Rs. 6,75,000.
  2. Candidate should have appeared for 12th class (10+2) Board Exams and passed the exam in 1st attempt. Candidates awaiting results can apply for the Examination too.
  3. Prior to starting their Shipboard Training the cadet will have to enrol in the AMSA approved Structured Shipboard Training Programme (SSTP), the fee for which is to be borne by the cadet and is included in the above fee.
  4. During the Training, there will be further training expenses of Rs. 15,000 towards 4 Sets of Uniform. 
  5. Any candidate found using unfair means or having made false representations, will be disqualified immediately.
  6. The eyesight and medical standards in this career are quite strict.
  7. Online tests for eligible candidates, Will take place at their own location (Dates of Online test and login Credentials will be communicated to shortlisted candidates through Email). Fees for online test will be approximately Rs.1500/- (Fifteen Hundred)
  8. Based on the performance in Online test, if you are shortlisted for interview:
    a) Please bring original mark-sheets of the 10th and the 12th Class (10+2) Board Exams.
    b) Candidates will be required to bring the certificates and testimonials (original or attested copies) at the time of the interview / Reporting.
    c) All expenses incurred by way of traveling, boarding, lodging, etc during the selection procedure will have to be borne by the candidate.
  9. Selected Candidate have to book the Seat by paying Rs. 25000 (Twenty Five Thousand Only)
  10. The selection criteria and selection process are at the sole discretion of Varren Maritime Academy.
  11. Once Fees Paid is Non-refundable Under any Circumstances. 


Selection Process




Step 1

Apply online at 

Step 2

You will receive a link over e- mail for an online examination that can be taken at any location. You will need

to have a proper internet connection. The login details as well as other instructions shall be provided in the

e-mail. Please make sure you provide us the correct credentials (e-mail and phone number).

Step 3

If you clear the test as per the marks mentioned in the online examination section, you shall receive an

e-mail invite to appear for personal Interview at Navi Mumbai. The details of the venue will be sent on

the e-mail. The interview venue is decided in advance and is at the sole discretion of VMA. Candidate shall

not be given a preference to choose a date. 

Step 4

Those candidates who are selected in the personal interview shall undergo a medical test with the

 Dgs Approved doctor. 

Step 5

A selected candidate shall be informed through email, taking into account past academic scores,

online examination scores, interview scores as well as medical examination results.

Step 6

The candidates who are selected will be asked to pay a seat booking amount to reserve their seat.,

 They will also be asked to submit or else send necessary documents. 

Step 7

After receiving the seat booking amount, the candidates will be receiving a sponsorship letter &

Admission letter.



About the Online Entrance Test

Sr. No.





Vocabulary, Reading Comprehension, Sentence Construction.


Logical Reasoning

Deductive Reasoning, Inductive Reasoning, Abductive Reasoning.


Personality (AMPI)

Extraversion, Conscientiousness, Emotional Stability, Openness to Experience

and Agreeableness.


Quantitative Ability

Basic Arithmetic, Ratio and Proportion, Simple Interest, Time and Speed,

Work and Time, Profit and Loss, etc.


General Awareness

Current Affairs, History, Economics and Geography.


Fundamentals of Physics

classical mechanics, Newton’s law of motion, electromagnetism, EM waves,

thermodynamics and modern physics.


Fundamentals of Chemistry

physical chemistry, inorganic chemistry and organic chemistry.

VARREN MARITIME ACADEMY. online entrance exam will be a 2 hours online exam, syllabus for which is listed in the table below. The cut off marks shall be communicated to you through email at a time of online test along with the online test login credentials. All Questions are MCQ Based.


It will be assumed that Candidates have adhered to the following declaration: 
I shall not engage in or participate in any business or be self-employment during my training at Varren Maritime Academy. 
I shall not misuse controlled drugs or take part in any political or other illegal activities during my stay in VMA premise. 
I have not submitted any false statement or submitted any document which I know to be false in order to obtain the admission at VMA 
I confirm that my candidature is purely on my merit and does not involve any recommendations. 
I have not bribed any one in VMS, VMA, Agent, or outside agencies to get my admission at VMA.