Indian Maritime University (IMU) previously known as National ship Design and Research Centre (NSDRC) is situated in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. It was established in 14 November 2008 and is a Central University under Govt. of India. IMU was established as teaching- cum -research institutes under the aegis of the Ministry of Shipping, Government of India, with Chennai as headquarters. It was set up to promote maritime studies, training, research and extension with focus on emerging areas like oceanography, maritime history, maritime laws, maritime security, search and rescue, transportation of dangerous cargo, environmental studies and other related fields, and to achieve excellence in these areas. IMU also has 24 affiliated institutes all around India.
IMU mainly has 6 campuses namely Chennai, Navi Mumbai, Mumbai Port Cochi, Kolkata and Visakhapatnam.
Moreover, IMU has signed many MOUs regarding academic and joint research programs with many International Universities such as:
IMU Vizag offers UG and PG courses like B.Tech, M.Tech and MBA.
14 November 2008
Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Type of University
IMU Vizag only offers B.Tech as UG course in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering.
Eligibility: Candidate should have completed 12th class with minimum 60% in PCM and 50% in English from any recognized board and also passes CET (Common Entrance Test) scores.
Candidate can also apply for lateral entry in 2nd and 3rd year of B.Tech, for which student must have completed Diploma or B.Sc. with at least 60% marks in aggregate.
M.Tech and MBA is available in IMU Visakhapatnam campus.
M.Tech is present in two fields such as:
While, MBA in International Transportation and Logistics Management.
For above courses, there will be Common Entrance Test (CET) which will be committed by Indian Maritime University (IMU).
Read more: IMU Visakhapatnam Fee structure
Major recruiters of IMU Vizag are:
Know more: IMU Visakhapatnam Placements