Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies (SIMS), Mumbai Admission 2021: Courses, Fees, Application form

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Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies is one of India's most advanced centres of marine engineering and navigation which provides its students a total of 3 courses across 2 different streams. 

It offers extensive education, training in pre-sea and post-sea and undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses such as B.Tech, GME, Diploma in Science, Certificate Course for candidates. Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies is a premium institute in the state and recognized as one of the best institutions in the country for training the seafarers.

SIMS offers more than forty value added courses for upgradation of the knowledge to its students. There are other short duration courses as well that provide focused training courses on chemical, oil tankers, and gas. 

Moreover, the institute has many special courses in post-sea training under the categories of mandatory courses, value added courses and EPSS. In offshore training, the institute offers special programs such as DP Basic, DP Advanced and DP Maintenance.

  • Application forms are available throughout the year.
  • Fresh batches generally commence in the month of July.
  • Admission to all the courses are conducted on the basis of merit in the online entrance test.
  • Shortlisted candidates are required to appear for a PI and a psychometric test.
  • For BTech and DNS programmes, candidates are also required to clear IMU-CET.
  • The online application form fee is INR 1100 which is to be submitted through net banking.

Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies, also known as SIMS, is located in Maharashtra, Mumbai. The institute was established in the year 2005 with an aim to develop a league of highly trained sailors. The post-sea and offshore training is given at the institute situated in Govandi East, Mumbai while the pre-sea training is provided at the institute situated at village Takwe Khurd, Lonavla, Pune.

Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies is one of the 5 top ranking maritime institutes in India.

Executive Ship Management Pvt Ltd provides sponsorship to all the students of this college to complete their on-board ship training. The salary packages vary according to the course of the students. British Petroleum Pvt Ltd and some other companies also recruit cadets from the institute.

Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies Admission Highlights 2021

Name Of The Institute Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies
Type Of Institute Private
Affiliated To Indian Maritime University
Popular Courses B.Sc; B.E/B.Tech
Year Of Establishment 2005

Samundra Institute Of Maritime Studies UG Admissions 2021

SIMS offers one year diploma in nautical science to its students. Each course has its own eligibility criteria along with certain eyesight criteria as mentioned in the table below. SIMS also conducts an online entrance exam for all the courses offered by the institute. Based on the results obtained in the online test, candidates are informed about the date and time for the interview & psychometric test.

Duration 1 year
Type Full Time
No. of specialisations 1
Basic eligibility criteria 10+2 with 60% aggregate marks and PCM as mandatory subjects
Basic admission criteria Based on online test, interview and psychometric test

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for diploma in science includes the following:

  1. English should be one of the subjects with minimum 50% marks scored in class 10 or 12.
  2. Passed 10+2 with 60% aggregate marks from a recognised university or board with PCM as mandatory subjects.
  3. Colour-blindness should not be there.
  4. Candidate should be physically fit and meet the standards laid out by DG Shipping & ESM / SIMS*.

Selection Criteria

The admissions to both undergraduate and postgraduate programs are merit based. Interested candidates will be required to perform in the online test conducted by the institute. 

After passing the online test, shortlisted candidates are required to appear for an interview and psychometric test. Final admissions are granted through this procedure.

Samundra Institute Of Maritime Studies PG Admissions 2021

Under its postgraduate program, SIMS offers one year graduate in maritime engineering and one year certificate program known as Electro Technical Officer Training to its students with an intake of 40 seats in each program respectively. 

Each course has its own eligibility criteria along with certain eyesight criteria as mentioned in the table below. SIMS also conducts an online entrance exam for all the courses offered by the institute. Based on the results obtained in the online test, candidates are informed about the date and time for the interview & psychometric test.

Duration GME - 1 year
ETO - 1 year
Type Full Time
No. of specialisations GME - 1
ETO - 1
Basic eligibility criteria Graduation with 55% aggregate marks
Basic admission criteria Based on online test, interview and psychometric test

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for PG admissions is as follows :

  1. Candidates must have passed graduation in BE (Mechanical Engineering) recognized by AICTE/ UGC Deemed University approved Institute with minimum marks of 55% in the final year.
  2. Candidate should not be more than 25 years and should be unmarried
  3. Colour-blindness should not be there.
  4. Candidate should be physically fit and meet the standards laid out by DG Shipping & ESM / SIMS*.

Selection Criteria

The admissions to both undergraduate and postgraduate programs are merit based. Interested candidates will be required to perform in the online test conducted by the institute. 

After passing the online test, shortlisted candidates are required to appear for an interview and psychometric test. Final admissions are granted through this procedure.

Samundra Institute Of Maritime Studies B.TECH/B.E Admissions 2021

SIMS under its undergraduate program, offers four years bachelor degree in marine engineering with an intake of 40 seats total. 

Duration B.Tech/B.E - 4 years
Type Full Time
No. of specialisations 1
Basic eligibility criteria 10+2 with 60% aggregate marks and PCM as mandatory subjects
Basic admission criteria Entrance based

Eligibility Criteria

SIMS conducts an online entrance exam for all the courses offered by the institute. Based on the results obtained in the online entrance test, namely IMU-CET, candidates are informed about date and time for the interview & psychometric test. The eligibility criteria also includes the following:

  1. English should be one of the subjects with minimum 50% marks scored in class 10 or 12.
  2. Passed 10+2 with 60% aggregate marks from a recognised university or board with PCM as mandatory subjects.
  3. Colour-blindness should not be there.
  4. Candidate should be physically fit and meet the standards laid out by DG Shipping & ESM / SIMS*.

Selection criteria 

The admissions to four years B.Tech/B.E program are based on the entrance exam conducted by the institute. Candidates are required to obtain a valid score in IMU-CET. Based on the performance in the entrance exam, a merit list will be announced. Shortlisted candidates are required to go for the counselling procedure. Final admissions are provided through the process of counselling

How to Apply Samundra Institute Of Maritime Studies Admissions 2021

Candidates can visit the official website and fill the application form. After filling all details in the application form, candidates are required to make a payment of INR 1100 for an online written test through net banking.

Here are some of the important guidelines that candidates need to follow for a successful admission process.

  1. Go on the official college website.
  2. Check the link given for the online application form.
  3. Fill the necessary details in the online application form.
  4. Submit application fee online.
  5. Take hold of a printed form of the same.
  6. Send it with a transaction receipt.

In case of offline submission of form fee, send it with DD/ PayOrder to the following correspondence address;

Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies, Lonavala

VillageTakwe Khurd,

Mumbai-Pune Highway (NH4),

Lonavala, Dist. Pune – 410405

Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies Scholarships

SIMS conducts a scholarship exam every year for the students. If any student passes the scholarship exam with a valid score then the institute sets up cut off marks and provides scholarships accordingly. It also provides loan facility for the same.

FAQs

Ques. What is the eligibility criteria for GME admissions after B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering?

Ans. BE or B-Tech in mechanical engineering with at least 50% aggregate marks. Some colleges may require 60%.

Ques. What are the different types of Dynamic Positioning Operators Certificates?

Ans. There are three types of DP Operator Certificates – Unclassed, Limited and Unlimited. An Unclassed Certificate permits you to work on an Unclassed DP vessel, the Limited DP Certificate allows you to work on a DP Class I vessel only, while the Unlimited DP Certificate allows you to work on any Class of DP vessel.

Ques. What is the process of joining SIMS?

Ans. It takes the sponsorship test for DNS,B.tech and GME courses.

Ques. What courses does this college offer?

Ans. Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies, Pune offers a wide range of courses across multiple streams such as: Graduate Marine Engineering (GME), B.Tech. in Marine Engineering, B.Sc. in Nautical Science.

Ques. Which courses are the most in demand at this college?

Ans. Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies, Pune offers multiple courses across various disciplines. Some of the courses in demand at this college are B.E. / B.Tech , B.Sc, GME.

SIMS, Mumbai Fees & Eligibility

CourseFeesEligibility
Diploma5.76 Lakhs (Total Fees) 10 + 2
B.Tech4.76 Lakhs (1st Year Fees) 10+2 with 60% + IMU CET
Certification3.99 Lakhs (Total Fees) Graduation
B.Tech {Lateral}4.76 Lakhs (1st Year Fees) 10+3 with 60% + IMU CET
COURSEADMISSION LINK
BE/B.Tech
Admission Link

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College

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    9.7 /10

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    1st I gave the entrance exam after I got selected for an interview and I cracked the interview and I got select in IMS. Generally, entrance exam is held on in August and the interview is in the month of September, I have chosen this institute because I want to become a marine engineer, and this college is very good.

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    College is very good. Infrastructure is also good.

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    KS
    9.0 /10

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    My aim was to become Captain of ship. As I have heard from my friend about this college for its excellence as he was senior. For addmission You need to do a PCM that is physics chemistry maths at aggregate of 60% and to have 50% in English in class 12. Then you have to give entrance test for college after that you can appear for IMUCET exam then you have to give interview for the college.

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    Good one ragging is prohibited and also had good infrastructure and had hill view from college.

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    9.7 /10

    Admission :

    The admission to this course is through entrance exams. Firstly, one has to clear the Maritime University Common Entrance Test IMU CET. Then, this is followed by counselling process and then the interview is conducted to finalise the selected students.

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    10.0 /10

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    you need to apply on the online portal , and then pass the CET exams. then you need to pass the entrance exam of the college and have to go through the selection round. being medically certified is also a measure here, to see if you are healthy.

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    8.3 /10

    Admission :

    After 10+2 I got 90% marks which were enough for me to get an admission in Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies(SIMS). Also my seniors have studies here in the past and today they hold a good position in this field. I applied online for the course on the web portal of the college and after a week recieved a letter and submitted all the documents required to get admission.

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    Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies has really taught all the pros and cons of being a marine engineer. With a ship present in the campus the practical work is encouraged. Faculty members are really helpful in the same and really initiate interactions. Ambience adds up to its good points.

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    9.3 /10

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    After 10+2 to get admission in a Marine studies College Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies was a really good option. Eligibility criteria for students is to clear 10+2 with minimum 60% marks for b.tech in marine engineering. I got my name in the merit list and I was called for submitting my documents.

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    The journey with Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies has given me an immense pleasure. I have learnt so much with the same that the learnings are just irreplaceable. With all the best ambience it is structured well for the students.

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    8.5 /10

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    1. Need to apply online 2.pass in imu cet exams 3. Need to pass entrance exam of college 4. Have to get selected in interview 5. Have to undergo medical test and get medically fit certificate 6. Meriti list will be prepared based on all the above mentioned aspects and the candidate will be selected

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    Good placement with a friendly and most experienced faculo

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    VM
    9.2 /10

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    First i went to college and they advised me to write IMU EXAM first then i Appeared for IMU CET exam and cleared. Went for entrance exam to college and after that they conducted an interview and I got selected.

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    Positive comments: the above mentioned all comments are positive and the college has a very good ambience for studies and swimming pool and many more facilities are provided. Negative is few people feel it to be a bit costly but it is not for what they provide.

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    10.0 /10

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    I want to be officer and obviously i also want a highly payable job so i can fulfill my dreams. After that i searched for it and by coincidentally my friend father also doing this job so i got more confident to do it.

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