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Founded in 2001, Coimbatore Marine College, also known as CMC, is an institute that provides technical and non-technical courses in maritime education. The college is a part of a group of institutions that include Mangalore Marine College, CMC International Schools, and CMC Maritime Academy in Chennai. The courses offered by the college include certifications, diploma courses, graduate, and postgraduate programs in various branches of maritime education. CMC maintains a high percentage of around 92 in terms of its placements. 

Coimbatore Marine College Highlights

Established | Institute Type 2001 | Private
Approved By ICRA, Director General of Shipping - Government of India
Affiliated To Indian Maritime University 
Recognized By A1 Grade in CIP by Indian Registry of Shipping ISO 9001:2015 Certified Institution by Bureau Veritas Premier Marine Institute
Courses Offered B. Tech, B. Sc., BBA, MBA, and Diploma
Application Mode Online
Admission Criteria Entrance and Merit-based
Entrance Test IMU Common Entrance Test
Top Recruiters SeaTeam Management, ASP Ship Management Group. Synergy Group, d’Amico, etc. 
Official Website https://www.cmcmarine.in/

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Coimbatore Marine College Courses

CMC provides 5 pre-sea courses, 5 post-sea courses, 2 Logistics and Maritime courses, and 3 Hospitality and Management courses. The important details of the courses are mentioned below: 

Courses Details
Pre-Sea Courses
B. Tech. (Marine Engg.) Duration: 4 years
Entrance Exam: IMU Common Entrance Test
Eligibility: 10+2 or equivalent exam with 60% individual passing marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics + 50% in English in the 10th/12th exam
Age Criteria: 25 years max
Selection Criteria: Entrance-based
Fees per annum: INR 2.9 lakhs
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B. Sc. (Nautical Science) Duration: 3 years
Entrance Exam: IMU Common Entrance Test
Eligibility: 12th or equivalent exam with 60% individual passing marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics + 50% in English in the 10th/12th exam
Age Criteria: 25 years max
Selection Criteria: Entrance-based
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Graduate Marine Engg. Duration: 1 year
Eligibility: BE or B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering with 50%, or degree in Naval Architecture streams + 50% in English in the 10th/12th exam or degree course
Age Criteria: 28 years max
Selection Criteria: Merit-based
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Marine Electro-Technical Officer Course Duration: 6 months
Eligibility: BE / B.Tech with 50% or 3-year diploma course with 60% + 50% in English in the 10th/12th exam or degree course
Age Limit: 35 years max
Selection Criteria: Merit-based
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General Purpose (GP) Rating Duration: 6 months Eligibility (candidate must fall under one of the options):
    • Option 1: Must pass 10th with 40% and Science and Mathematics as subjects.
    • Option 2: Must pass a 2-year ITI course with 50% from govt. approved institute.
    • Option 3: Must have a diploma or degree in any stream and must pass in 10th with 40%.
    • Must score a minimum of 40% in English in the 10th exam.
Age Criteria: 17.5 years min. and 25 or 27(for option 3) years max
Selection Criteria: Merit-based
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School of Maritime and Logistics
BBA (Logistics and Shipping) Duration: 3 years Eligibility: 10+2 from a recognized board. Age Criteria: 35 years max. Selection Criteria: Merit-based Read More
MBA (Logistics and Shipping) Duration: 2 years Eligibility: Must pass degree (3-year or 4-year) from a recognized state or central board or AICTE in any stream Age Criteria: 35 years max. Selection Criteria: Merit-based Read More
Hospitality Management
B. Sc. Catering & Hotel Administration Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: Must pass 10+2 from a recognized board
Age Limit: 35 years max
Selection Criteria: Merit-based
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Diploma in Catering & Hotel Administration Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: Must pass 10 or any diploma course from a recognized board
Selection Criteria: Merit-based
Certificate in Food Production Duration: 1 year
Eligibility: Must pass 10 or any diploma course from a recognized board
Selection Criteria: Merit-based

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Coimbatore Marine College Admissions

CMC conducts its admissions completely online. The B. Tech. course and the B.Sc Nautical Science course requires the applicants to pass the IMU CET exam as a prerequisite in the admission application. Admission to other courses is based on the merits obtained by the students after satisfying the minimum eligibility. Eligibility requirements for all the courses must be met prior to the admission process. In addition to these requirements, the applicants must also fulfill the medical criteria. 

How to apply?

The steps to apply for IMU CET are as follows: 

  • Visit the IMU college website (https://www.imu.edu.in/) and complete the registration process. Note down the application numbers on the submission of the registration form.
  • For first time users, you can access the portal with application number as your ‘Login ID’ and your DOB as your ‘password’.
  • Personal details and preferred choice of cities for examination must be filled out in the application form.
  • The candidates will then have to upload the requested documents and pay the registration fees on the online portal to complete the registration process. Also, do not forget to take a printout of the fee receipt.
  • The candidates can choose the ‘Awaiting results’ option in case their 12th or undergraduate exam results are not yet out.

To apply for courses without the IMU CET examination, follow these steps: 

  • Visit the CMC official website (https://www.cmcmarine.in/) and click on “Online Registration” to begin the online admission process.
  • Fill in the details as required. 
  • Pay the required application fee. 
  • After completing registration and payment of fees (which can be done later as well), the candidates must keep the completed form and fee receipt for further admission rounds.

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Coimbatore Marine College Placements

Top maritime companies recruit students from this college for internship and full-time positions. The college has a dedicated placement and training unit which aims to impart good quality learning, training, and assistance to help students find a desirable job opportunity. The college arranges on & off-campus interviews, special lectures held by experts, and the college have a dedicated alumni network that helps in finding desirable opportunities for students.

The following graph shows the year wise placement % of the total number of eligible students. We can see that the ratio of students placed each academic year increases.

Coimbatore Marine College Placement

Some of the Top Recruiters of the College include: 

MJ Offshore VGG India Pvt Ltd D'Amico Ships Ishima India Pvt Ltd
Brukaan ship and offshore Pvt Ltd Genmarco maritime services Pvt Ltd MSC crewing services Pvt Ltd
Wallem Ship Management India Pvt Ltd MSI shipping services India Pvt Ltd Dockendale Ship Management India Pvt Ltd
PIL Campbell Shipping Pvt Ltd Dynacom tankers Management Pvt Ltd
Elite mariners Pvt Ltd Goodwood Marine Services Pvt Ltd V ships
Synergy Maritime Pvt Ltd Steam Management (I) Pvt Ltd Ocean sparkle Limited
ABS Marine Services Pvt Ltd VR Maritime Services Pvt Ltd Anglo-Eastern Ship Management India Ltd

Coimbatore Marine College Facilities

Some of the facilities provided by the college include: 

  • T. S. Clarissa: T.S. Clarissa is a real-time model of a ship that is built on the campus sprawling 10,000 sq. ft of area. It consists of the Main Engine Room in an operational condition and additional Machinery that provides hands-on and simulation training to the students. 
  • Hostel: The college has a hostel facility for the students within the campus which can accommodate 300 students in an area of 40,000 sq. ft. The hostel has spacious rooms, Gymnasium and indoor facilities, medical facilities, canteen facility, and STD/ISD booth.
  • Library: CMC has a library that is 5,000 sq. ft in area and has a collection of Marine and Engineering books, publications, and software ship operations. 
  • Physical Training (PT) and Sports: The students must attend compulsory PT in the morning, swimming, and boating practice provided by experts. The college also has a sports ground where students can play sports such as football, cricket, volleyball, and many others.

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Coimbatore Marine College FAQs

Ques. What are the registration fees for the different courses? 

Ans. The registration fees are as follows: 
Courses Registration fees
All Management courses, Diploma in Catering & Hotel Administration, and Certificate in Food Production INR 10000
All pre-sea courses and B. Sc. in Nautical Sciences INR 15000
All post-sea courses INR 25000

Ques. What are the medical criteria required to apply for the courses?

Ans. Candidates must be medically fit including eyesight and hearing as prescribed in the Merchant Shipping (Medical Examination) Rules, 2000, and eyesight up to (+ or -) 2.5 with no color blindness. The minimum height should be 157 centimeters.

Ques. How is the faculty? 

Ans. The core faculty comprises a high caliber team of experienced professionals Masters and Chief Engineers of varied ship experience. There are also visiting faculty members from industrial and corporate backgrounds apart from well qualified, experienced professors/lecturers for academic subjects. 

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Ques. What are the important dates to keep in mind for the IMU CET? 

Ans. This year's IMU CET examination has already been conducted and wrapped up. The dates were as follows: 
Event Date
IMU CET Registration 15 Nov - 13 Dec, 2019
IMU CET Exam 04 Jan 2020

Ques. How do we contact the college for more details?

Ans. You can reach the college at 296, Pollachi Main Road, Myleripalayam, Othakkalmandapam (Post), Coimbatore–641032. You can also contact them at 1800 120 5533 or email them at cmcinfo@cmc.ac.in.