National Institute of Hydrography

National Institute of Hydrography

Name of Establishment, Location, Address and Nearest Railway Station
Name of Establishment, Location, Address and Nearest Railway Station
Name Location Address Fax Telephone E-mail Railway Station
National Hydrographic School (Cat 'A' Certification By International Hydrographic Organisation) Vasco-da-Gama, Goa National Hydrographic School, c/o INS Gomantak, Vasco-da-Gama, Goa 403 802 0-91-832-2513419 0-91-832-2582808 nhsgoa@goatelecom.com, nhsgoa@sanacharnet.com Vasco-da-Gama
Climate and Altitude
Climate and Altitude
Altitude Climate Monsoon Annual rainfall
Sea level Tropical climate June to September Approximately 260 cms
Communication
Communication
Road Rail Air
Well connected to Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kochi and Hubli Well connected to all parts of the country Well connected to Mumbai, Delhi & Bangalore
Clothing and Bedding
Clothing and Bedding
Clothing Bedding
Tropical clothing is worn throughout the year, A light pullover is useful from December to February This will be provided to all officer trainees by the Goa Naval Area Officers' Mess
Accommodation
Accommodation
Officers Sailors
Officers are accommodated in the officers' mess Cabins/dormitories according to their rank
Domestic Help

Officers/cadets accommodated in the mess are provided with civilian bearers.

Recreation
  • Sports Facilities for outdoor/indoor games are available in the Naval Base.
  • TV/Cinema Facility exists for viewing satellite channels on TV. A number of air-conditioned theatres are available within a radius of ten kms.
Arms/Ammunition

Trainees are not permitted to bring/hold private arms/ammunition.

Animals/Pets

Trainees are not permitted to keep animals/pets.

Banking and Other Facilities
Banking and Other Facilities
Banking Postal Telephone
A branch of a Nationalised bank is located close by Postal facilities are available in the near proximity STD/ISD telephone facilities are available just outside the base
Hotels and Restaurants

A number of western style hotels and restaurants are available in the city.

Transport

Buses and taxis are available as public transport.

Medical Facilities

Medical facilities are provided in the Naval Hospital, INHS Jeevanti located close by.

School for Children

A number of schools with English as a medium of instruction are located close by.

Library

A well stocked reference/technical library is located in the school.

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