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Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies (SIMS), Mumbai is a premier institution of Marine Engineering & Navigation. It is affiliated to the Indian Maritime University, Chennai. The institute provides excellent training & education in pre-sea, post-sea, and off-shore courses. All courses have the approval of the Directorate General of Shipping (DGS).  It has a modern campus with world-class infrastructure and provides excellent training opportunities to Indian seafarers.

SIMS Mumbai Highlights

Established  2005 
Institute Type Private
Affiliation Indian Maritime University
Courses offered UG, PG, Diploma
Admission Criteria Merit & Entrance-based
Entrance Exam IMU CET
Application Mode Online
Official Website

SIMS Mumbai Courses

The Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies offers the following courses:

Courses Details
  • Specialization: Marine Engineering
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Eligibility: 10+2 with 60% aggregate marks and PCM as mandatory subjects
  • Selection Criteria: IMU CET
  • Specialization: Marine Engineering
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: Diploma in Mechanical or marine engineering with 60% marks
  • Selection Criteria: IMU CET
  • Specialization: Nautical Science
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Eligibility: 10+2 with 60% aggregate marks and PCM as mandatory subjects
  • Selection Criteria: IMU CET
Graduate Marine Engineering
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Eligibility: B.E(Mechanical) with 55% in the final year
Electro-Technical Officer
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Eligibility: Degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication/ Communication Engineering, or equivalent with 55% in the final year

Read more:  SIMS Mumbai Courses & Fees

SIMS Mumbai Admission

The admissions to both UG & PG courses are merit-based. Interested candidates need to perform in the online test conducted by the institute. Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview and psychometric test. Final admissions are granted through this process. GME & ETO candidates need not to appear in the entrance test.

How to apply?

  • Visit the institute’s official website.
  • Click on the course application.
  • Select your preferred course
  • Fill up the online application form
  • Submit application fee online.
  • Take hold of a printed form of the same.
  • Send it with a transaction receipt

Read more:  SIMS Mumbai Admissions

SIMS Mumbai Facilities

  • Hostel: Hostel is available with cozy rooms for a comfortable and secure living.
  • Classrooms: There are modern and well-equipped classrooms for a better learning environment
  • Library: There is a well-stocked library with a variety of books available for all subjects. It remains open on all working days.
  • Workshops: There are high standard workshops with real-life equipment where the students can practically acquire knowledge.
  • Catering Centre: The College has a good canteen for students, faculties, and staff. Good sitting arrangements are there and  hygienic food is available
  • Auditorium: An auditorium for all types of events & cultural activities organized by the college.
  • Other facilities:
  • Lifeboat station
  • Amphitheatre
  • Swimming pool
  • sports and recreational facilities
  • Integrated Gas Tanker Simulator

Read more:  SIMS Mumbai Hostel

SIMS Mumbai FAQs

Ques. What amount do I need to pay as an IMU CET fee?

Ans. You need to pay INR 1100 for an online written test via net banking.

Ques. Does the Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies provide scholarships?

Ans. Yes, there are Scholarship and soft loan for deserving candidate & meritorious students.

Ques. What are the most popular courses in this institute?

Ans. Some of the popular courses at this college are B.Tech, B.Sc., GME.

Ques. Is there any age limit for B.Tech Marine Engineering?

Ans. Candidates must be more than 17 years and less than 20 years (As on the date of commencement of course) to get admission in B.Tech Marine Engineering.

Ques. What is a GME Course?

Ans. The Graduate Marine Engineering course is a course that allows the Mechanical Engineering graduates to become a marine engineer and enter the merchant navy after this one year of course.