IMU CET 2020


    IMU CET 2020 Result (Out), Counselling and Selection Procedure

    Neha Rani Neha Rani
    Exams Prep Master

    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 EngineeringB.Tech in Naval Architecture and Ocean EngineeringB.Sc Nautical ScienceB.Sc Ship Building and Repair
    Diploma in Nautical ScienceM.Tech in Marine Technology and ManagementMBA-

    IMU CET 2020 Exam Dates 

    Candidates who wish to appear for the IMU CET 2020 exam should note the important dates.

    IMU CET 2020Exam Dates
    Application StartsNovember 15, 2019
    Last date for online payment of feeDecember 10, 2019
    Last date for submission of detailed application formDecember 13, 2019
    IMU CET 2020 Admit Card Released onDecember 28, 2019 
    IMU CET 2020 Exam DateJanuary 4, 2020
    Result declaration January 10, 2020 (Released)
    Counselling beginsJanuary 20, 2020
    Last date for registration for counsellingJanuary 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.
    1. Visit the official website of the IMU.
    2. Click on the link IMU CET 2020 application.
    3. Fill in your academic and demographic details along with preference of the exam center.
    4. Pay the stipulated application fee. The details related to application fee are tabled below.
    CategoryApplication 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.   

    DehradunNew DelhiPune
    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 ExamOnline only
    Number of Questions asked120 MCQ Type
    Duration of Exam3 hours (180 minutes)
    Sections in Paper6 (PCM, GK, English, Aptitude)
    Negative markingNot 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

    BookAuthorISBN No.
    NCERT part 1&2 class 12thNCERT8174506314 & 8174506713
    Concepts of Physics H.C. Verma Vol 1 & 2H.C.Verma8177091875 & 8177092324
    Understanding Physics seriesD.C. Pandey9350941732

    IMU CET 2020 Chemistry 

    BookAuthorISBN No.
    NCERT chemistry Part 1 and Part 2 for Class XIINCERT8174506489 & 8174507167
    Physical Chemistry by P.BahadurP.Bahadur9382314431
    Organic Chemistry by Arihant (Theory & Paper)O.P. Tandon9382314415
    JEE Main Chemistry Previous year PapersArihant9350947994

    IMU CET 2020 Mathematics

    BookAuthorISBN No.
    Arihant Maths Series by S.K. Goyal for in-depth understanding and practiceS.K.Goyal35203290X

    IMU CET 2020 English

    BookAuthorISBN No.
    Wren and Martin for high school EnglishWren and Martin8121900093

    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.

    InstituteRank (UR)Rank (OBC/NCL)Rank (SC)Rank (ST)
    IMU, Mumbai39498182184787

    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

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      presently student appearing in 12th class are eligible or not Hence eligibility requirement mentioned that passed student can apply so please clarify?

      28 Nov, 2019 00:20
      Shobhna Chaturvedi

      Hi Kush, yes, candidates appearing in 12th class can also appear in IMU-CET. But they must score at least 60% in intermediate (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics) failing which, their candidature would be liable to get cancelled by the authorities at further stage.

      28 Nov, 2019 11:07

      when is the next imu cet exam conducted ??

      27 Sep, 2019 00:20
      Shobhna Chaturvedi

      Hi Niki, next IMU CET is expected to be conducted in the month of June next year.

      27 Sep, 2019 11:16
      Dhinush Dhinu

      Imucet phase-2 exam date? When will be the application form realise ?

      17 Apr, 2020 16:54
      Rahul Purohit

      Bhai exam Hindi me bi hota bna

      27 Feb, 2019 16:35
      Shobhna Chaturvedi

      Hi Rahul, kindly go through the Exam Pattern of the exam from here to resolve the queries.

      27 Feb, 2019 21:31
      Gourab sinha

      Thank you for all the details

      04 Nov, 2018 07:40

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