This field attracts many because of its fabulous growth and job opportunities. Marine Engineering and Nautical Science are the two divisions of Marine field. Nautical Science offers a B.Sc course, providing opportunities from the Deck Cadet to the Captain of a Ship. In Marine Engineering, you can study BSc or B.E. This course elevates you from the 5th grade engineer to the 4th and 3rd grade, and upto the level of Chief Engineer. The Marine Engineer alone undertakes the technical works of the ship like, Electrical, Electronics and Mechanical. Starting from Rs. 25,000/-, the salary goes upto Rs.40, 000/- even in the initial stage. As the experience grows, the salary will raise upto Rs. 1.50 lakhs per month. To join this course, you must have studied Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in Plus two and must have a minimum of 60% marks. Your age must be 17-20 with 150 cm height. You should obtain Medical Fitness Certificate. This course is available at R.L. Institute of Nautical Science situated at T.V.R. Nagar, Aruppukotai Road, Madurai. This institute affiliated to the well-known institution, BITS, Pilani, offers quality education of international standard in BS Marine Engineering and BS Nautical Science courses.