AMC 2nd Chief Engineer
Australian Maritime College
University of Tasmania, Australia
Class 2 / Class 1 Engineer Course (Bachelors in Applied Science – Marine Engineering)
You do not need to send any medical certificate to apply for AMSA eligibility at this stage.
AMSA Contact Details:
Course starting Dates & Duration:
February ; June (every year)
Course duration is 9 months.
Tuition Fees for the course is Au$ 26,900
Please click on the link for Tuition Fees break up for the 2nd Engineers course.
There is normally a 4% increase in tuition fees every year to take into account inflationary costs.
You can apply for educational loan for paying your tuition fees & living expenses.
Successful course completion will lead to the award of a Bachelors Degree in Marine Engineering from the University of Tasmania along with a CoC from AMSA, Australia.
Please visit the link for details of the Bachelor in Marine Engineering – 2nd & Chief Engineers Course
Expected total cost of your academic tuition fees, food & accommodation, flight ticket and visa charges on a conservative living estimate will be about Au$ 37,000 (approx.21 Lakhs INR if 1 Au$ = 57 INR). Living expenses on a conservative estimate has been taken at Au$ 700 – 800 per month.
Australian student visa:
The visa processing time is 4 weeks normally.
The length of the visa that you will get is for about 13 – 14 months.
The funds that you need to show for the Australian visa will be about Au$ 50,000 (approx. 29 Lakhs INR) inclusive of your travel expenses.
If your wife is to accompany you, then you need to show an additional Au$ 10,000 for her travel and living expenses.
Both student and spouse will apply for visa together.
The visa cost is Au$ 575 per person.
From the feedback received from ex-students, a student can hope to earn an average of Au$ 1,600 by working 20 hours per week at the minimum pay rate of Au$ 20 per hour. Over a 13 – 14 months visa, if a student works for 10 months, he would recover Au$ 16,000 annually (approx. 9 Lakhs INR). Your spouse will also earn this much if not a bit more as she can work for the full 13 – 14 months as she does not have to appear for any exams in Australia.
The visa process is totally online now i.e. you do not need to travel to the visa office for submission of documents. The visa application form has to be filled online, all supporting documents have to be scanned and uploaded online whilst the visa fees has to be paid with a credit card or international debit card. We will assist you with the full visa application process.
Note: To reach our office, take autorickshaw from Goregaon (E) station. It will cost you about 70 Rs/- and the distance is 3.0 kms from station. It should take you about 20 minutes to reach our office in normal traffic conditions from the station. Alternatively, take Bus No. 452 from Goregaon (E) station and get down at the last bus stop i.e. Mayur Nagar. The office is about 10 minutes walk from the Mayur Nagar bus stop. If you are coming from Powai direction, it will take you about 30 minutes to reach our office by auto rickshaw and the fare will be about 150 Rs approximately.
Please call before you plan to come to the office so that we can schedule a mutually convenient date and time.