Indian Maritime University (IMU) is established in the year 2008 and has its headquarters at Chennai. It has six campuses all over India such as Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai port, Navi Mumbai and Visakhapatnam. The campus at Navi Mumbai was established in the year 2017. The University deals with a variety of courses including oceanography, maritime law and history which also include practical topics such as search and rescue at sea and the transportation of dangerous goods. The campus was formerly known as Training Ship Chanakya. The college offers both undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
|Year of establishment||2017|
|Programs offered||UG, PG, and Diploma|
|Admission Criteria||IMU Common Entrance Test|
|Mode of Application||Online|
The university offers under graduate, post graduate and diploma courses. The following tabulation shows the courses offered by the university.
|B.Sc (Nautical Science)||3 years||10+2 (PCM) with 60% marks average and 50% marks in English||185 Seats|
|M.Sc (Commercial Shipping and Logistics)||2 years||Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with 50% marks in aggregate and 50% in English||30|
|DNS (Diploma in Natural Science)||1 year||10+2 (PCM) with 60% average (OR) B.Sc (PCM)/ B.Sc (Electronics with Physics as individual subject in one of the years) with marks not less than 60% in aggregate, (OR) B.E./B. Tech from IIT or college with marks not less than 50% in aggregate.||80|
|AFFC (Advanced Fire Fighting Course )||5 days||DG approved fire prevention & fire fighting course||24 per Batch|
|GMDSS||12 days||10 +2 education with physics, chemistry and mathematics.||12 per Batch|
|ECDIS||5 days||Valid CDC, Passport, INDOS Compulsory, COC Certificate||12 per Batch|
Note: There is no age limit for any course except for B.Sc for which the maximum age limit is 25 years.
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The eligible candidate can apply for the programs offered by the university by following the below procedure.
Admissions to all the UG and PG programs at the IMU Campuses and its Affiliated Institutes is done through Common Entrance Test (CET).
The following CETs are conducted online by the university for shortlisting students to various courses:
Candidates who wish to apply can register themselves online by filling the application form. They must submit it along with the application fee of INR 1000 for General/ OBC and INR 700 for SC/ST candidates.
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The University helps students who are eager to earn a higher degree and do research in any area of study. The scholarships and awards are offered on the based-on merit and other backgrounds. Various state-government agencies offer a post-matric scholarship for OBC, ST, SC, and Minority Community.
Indian Maritime University has a dedicated placement and training cell wherein they train students for the industry requirements. It conducts a training program for the students under 2 divisions – Marine and Port. Tabulated below are the number of students placed in the Navi Mumbai campus:
|Course Name||Students Placed|
|Diploma in Nautical Science||18|
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Indian Maritime University, Navi Mumbai campus offers modern facilities to students to cater to their needs. Following is a brief about the same:
Ques. How do we get admission in IMU?
Ans.In order to get admission in IMU, the candidate must appear in common entrance exam (CET) conducted by the university and should have qualified in it
Ques. What is the eligibility criteria to get admission in B.Sc in IMU?
Ans. Candidates must have completed 10 + 2 education in any recognized board of education or equivalent with physics, chemistry and mathematics.
Ques. Does the college has any age limit?
Ans. The university has age limit of 17 – 25 years to pursue undergraduate program, the rest of the programs offered by the university doesn’t have age limit.