IMU CET is a national level entrance exam conducted by Indian Maritime University for admissions into various disciplines of UG and PG courses offered by its five campuses – Cochin, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai and Vishakhapatnam. IMU CET 2020 was conducted on January 4, 2020.
Latest: IMU CET 2020 Result has been declared on January 10, 2020 – Check here
The exam is held every year for admission in the following courses-
|B.Tech Marine Engineering||B.Tech in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering||B.Sc Nautical Science||B.Sc Ship Building and Repair|
|Diploma in Nautical Science||M.Tech in Marine Technology and Management||MBA||-|
IMU CET 2020 Exam Dates
Candidates who wish to appear for the IMU CET 2020 exam should note the important dates.
|IMU CET 2020||Exam Dates|
|Application Starts||November 15, 2019|
|Last date for online payment of fee||December 10, 2019|
|Last date for submission of detailed application form||December 13, 2019|
|IMU CET 2020 Admit Card Released on||December 28, 2019 |
|IMU CET 2020 Exam Date||January 4, 2020|
|Result declaration ||January 10, 2020 (Released)|
|Counselling begins||January 20, 2020|
|Last date for registration for counselling||January 30, 2020|
IMU CET 2020 Eligibility
Candidates who are willing to take admissions through IMU CET 2020 must ensure that they qualify all the eligibility criteria as mentioned in the official notification of IMU otherwise their candidature would be cancelled by the conducting authority at any stage of examination/admission. The detailed eligibility criteria are mentioned below:
- Candidates applying for engineering (lateral also)/B.Sc/Diploma/ courses must have studied and passed examination in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics at plus two level with minimum 60% in aggregate. They would also be required to sore minimum of 50% marks in English at plus two level.
- Candidate must have applied for passport before taking admission through CET.
- Minimum age of candidate should be 17 years and Maximum age should not exceed 25 years. Both the ages that is maximum and minimum would be counted as on August, 1, 2019.
- Candidates applying in marine courses would be required to produce the medical fitness certified by Doctors approved by Director General of Shipping.
IMU CET 2020 Application Form
- Candidates who aspire to appear in the IMU CET 2020 exam must apply online till December 10, 2019.
- Only online mode of application was available and offline application would not be entertained.
- While making an application online candidates must keep their academic certificates/mark sheet with them for reference purpose.
- Candidates can fill application form by following the steps mentioned below.
- Visit the official website of the IMU.
- Click on the link IMU CET 2020 application.
- Fill in your academic and demographic details along with preference of the exam center.
- Pay the stipulated application fee. The details related to application fee are tabled below.
|Category||Application fee to be paid (in INR)|
- Click on submit. A registration/ application number would be granted post successful submission of the application. Candidates should note this number for future reference.
IMU CET 2020 Admit card
- Admit cards for IMU CET 2020 has been published at the official website on December 28, 2019.
- Candidates are required to log in using their application/registration number and password in order to download their admit cards.
IMU CET 2020 Exam centers
Candidates would be allowed to take the IMU CET 2020 exam at the center of their choice. For these candidates would be required to lock the three exam center preferences at the time of filling the application for the exam. The exam can be taken at following centers.
|Hyderabad|| -||- |
IMU CET 2020 Exam Pattern
- The exam will be held in online mode where MCQ type questions are asked.
- Exam will be of 120 marks. For each correct answer candidates will be awarded with 1 marks and there is no negative marking.
- The exam tests candidate aspiring for B.Tech and M.Tech program for their knowledge in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, GK, and aptitude.
- Candidates aspiring for MBA admissions are tested for their proficiency in Quantitative, verbal, Data interpretation, and logical reasoning abilities.
|Mode of Exam||Online only|
|Number of Questions asked||120 MCQ Type|
|Duration of Exam||3 hours (180 minutes)|
|Sections in Paper||6 (PCM, GK, English, Aptitude)|
|Negative marking||Not applicable|
IMU CET 2020 Syllabus
- The syllabus of IMU CET 2020 exam would be similar to the Class XI and Class XII syllabus of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, GK, English, and aptitude of CBSE/ISE/State Boards.
- Candidates can refer to the books that are prescribed for their Class XI and XII academic curriculum or can take reference from the books for other national level entrance exam like JEE Main, JEE Advanced and BITSAT etc.
- List of some books is tabled below for your reference.
- For General Knowledge and aptitude portion candidates can refer books Like Lucent General Knowledge and RS Aggarwal quantitative aptitude respectively.
IMU CET 2020 Physics
|NCERT part 1&2 class 12th||NCERT||8174506314 & 8174506713|
|Concepts of Physics H.C. Verma Vol 1 & 2||H.C.Verma||8177091875 & 8177092324|
|Understanding Physics series||D.C. Pandey||9350941732|
IMU CET 2020 Chemistry
|NCERT chemistry Part 1 and Part 2 for Class XII||NCERT||8174506489 & 8174507167|
|Physical Chemistry by P.Bahadur||P.Bahadur||9382314431|
|Organic Chemistry by Arihant (Theory & Paper)||O.P. Tandon||9382314415|
|JEE Main Chemistry Previous year Papers||Arihant||9350947994|
IMU CET 2020 Mathematics
|Arihant Maths Series by S.K. Goyal for in-depth understanding and practice||S.K.Goyal||35203290X|
IMU CET 2020 English
|Wren and Martin for high school English||Wren and Martin||8121900093|
IMU CET 2020 Cutoff
The cut-off will vary from campus to campus and course to course. The cut-off would be decided base on following few factors.
- Number of applications received for that course.
- Seats available for that course.
- Difficulty level of paper
- Performance of the candidates
Based on the analysis of previous year’s cut-off we have tabled the expected cut off rank for IMU Mumbai, Campus for B.Tech Program.
|Institute||Rank (UR)||Rank (OBC/NCL)||Rank (SC)||Rank (ST)|
IMU CET 2020 Counselling
- IMU CET 2020 Counselling will commence from January 20, 2020.
- The candidates who are shortlisted (either in 1st , 2nd or 3rd list) would be called for counselling at the five campuses of IMU.
- Third stage of counselling will only held if it is necessary.
- Counselling would be done in online mode and candidates would not be required to present themselves for the counselling at some center.
- Seat allotment would be done on the basis of candidate’s performance in the CET exam plus his suitability based on physical, medical and other related standards.
- The decision of IMU CET 2020 exam conducting authority would deem to be final in this regard.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College