Indian Maritime University (IMU) was established in the year 2008. The university has multiple campuses with its headquarters at Chennai. IMU is a teaching-cum-affiliating university which works under the guidance of the Ministry of Shipping, Government of India.
Indian Maritime University, Kolkata offers B. Tech course in Marine Engineering at the undergraduate level and the M. Tech, MBA at the postgraduate level. The candidates have to appear in IMU CET in order to seek admission to various UG and PG program offered by IMU and its affiliated institutes.
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Indian Maritime University offers the B. Tech course under the Marine Engineering discipline. B. Tech course is taught over a period of 4 years and has an intake capacity of 246 students. Seats to the B. Tech program will be allotted based on the performance of the candidates in the Common Entrance Test which will be conducted by the university for all the eligible candidates.
The candidates in order to get admission in Indian Maritime University need to fulfill the eligibility criteria. To pursue B. Tech and B. Tech lateral entry courses, the candidates should have -
In placement assistance, the internationally reputed shipping companies hold campus interviews for the cadets for direct recruitment. IMU-KC is proud of the fact that a very high majority of her ex-students reach the rank of the "Chief Engineer" on board ships at a very early age.
Many of IMU-KC's graduates prefer pursuing Higher Studies rather than joining the Merchant Navy immediately on graduation