Diploma in Nautical Studies

(R/525/4/0087) (05/21) (A11417)

To produce quality, knowledgeable and competent graduates in the maritime industry, especially in the navigation sector. The program exposes students to the knowledge of navigation and ship navigation where it equips students with relevant knowledge for offshore and coastal employment opportunities.
  • 2 years & 6 months (7 semester including industrial training)
  • Pass Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) / Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia Vokasional (SPMV)
  • Pass with a minimum of Grade C (Kepujian) in at least three (3) subjects inclusive of Mathematics AND one of Science subject.


  • Pass in other recognized qualifications or its equivalent.
  1. Marine Safety I,II,III
  2. Marine Cargo Operation
  3. Maritime Law and Convention
  4. Basic Ship Theory I,II
  5. Nautical Knowledge I,II,III,IV
  6. Meteorology I,II
  7. Engineering Mathematics I,II
  8. Dry Bulk and Tanker Operation
  9. Maritime Knowledge and Report Writing
  10. Engineering Physic I,II
  11. Electric and Electronic


  • Advance Fire Fighting
  • Basic Training
  • Medical First Aid


  • Basic Rigging Slinging
  • Basic Fire Fighting
  • Basic Fire Watch
  • Basic First Aid
  • Confined Space Entry
  • Designated Securities Duties
  • Emergency Response Plan
  • Food Handling
  • Hydrogen Sulphate
  • Ship Security Awareness

* Choose ANY ONE

** Choose ANY TWO


  • Mock Interview
    Motivational Workshop
  • Seafarer
  • Warehousing Supervisor
  • Forwarding / Logistic
  • Ship Agent
  • Ship Crew
  • Marine Department Officer
  • Fisheries Department Officer
  • Royal Customs Of Malaysia Officer
  • The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency Officer and any related career.

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