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Indian Maritime University, IMU, Chennai

Indian Maritime University, IMU, Chennai
A central university
East Cost Road, Uthandi
Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Phone-No: 24530344 24530345
Fax: 24530342
Email: info@imu.edu.in Website: www.imu.edu.in

About College:

The erstwhile National Institute of Port Management was set up as an autonomous organization and registered under the Tamilnadu Societies Registration Act 1975 for the purpose of imparting training for the port personnel. The Institute has in later years expanded its activities to cover the training needs of merchant navy personnel as well. Ministry of Shipping, Government of India has recently notified the up-gradation of NIPM into National Maritime Academy in order to fully reflect the present scope of the Institute's activities and to further enhance the level of its coverage of maritime education and training. Accordingly, the Institute has been renamed as National Maritime Academy with effect from 07/02/2006.

Course Name:

Ph.D. [Areas of Research: Nautical Studies, Marine Engineering and Technology, Maritime Management, Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering]

Eligibility:

A Post Graduate (P.G) degree in the respective ‘areas of research’ as mentioned above or a relevant discipline with at least 55% marks or equivalent Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA). For SC/ST candidates, the minimum marks shall be 50% (or equivalent CGPA).

A M.S (By Research) or M. Phil degree in the respective ‘areas of research’ as mentioned above or a relevant discipline.

Mariners with Master/ MEO Class I Certificates of Competencies or PGDMOM qualifications with 2 years of continuous teaching experience at degree level at IMU/IMU Affiliated Institutes/DG(S) approved institutes.

Selection Process:

Step 1: Entrance Test (MCQ and Essay Test) (MCQ Test - 50% weightage and Essay Test – 35% weightage)

Step 2: Interview (15% weightage)

·         A ‘Entrance Test’ (MCQ and Essay Test) will be administered in Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) format, to test a candidate’s General Mental Ability, knowledge of the Maritime sector, and knowledge of the relevant discipline/area of research in which the candidate proposes to do his/her Ph.D and Essay Test on a general topic.

·         The MCQ Test and Essay Test and shall have 50% and 35% weightage respectively.

·         Candidates who are shortlisted based on the ‘Entrance Test’, will have a ‘Personal Interview’ which shall have 15% weightage.

Course Name:

M.S. (By Research) [Areas of Research: Nautical Studies, Marine Engineering and Technology, Maritime Management, Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering]

Eligibility:

The eligibility criteria for admission to the M.S (By Research) programme shall be an Under Graduate (U.G) degree in a relevant discipline with at least 55% marks or equivalent Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA), except in the case of Mariners for whom a Master/ MEO Class I Certificate of Competency would suffice. For SC/ ST candidates, the minimum marks shall be 50% (or equivalent CGPA).

Selection Process:

Step 1: Entrance Test (MCQ and Essay Test) (MCQ Test - 50% weightage and Essay Test – 35% weightage)

Step 2: Interview (15% weightage)

·         A ‘Entrance Test’ (MCQ and Essay Test) will be administered in Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) format, to test a candidate’s General Mental Ability, knowledge of the Maritime sector, and knowledge of the relevant discipline/area of research in which the candidate proposes to do his/her Ph.D and Essay Test on a general topic.

·         The MCQ Test and Essay Test and shall have 50% and 35% weightage respectively.

·         Candidates who are shortlisted based on the ‘Entrance Test’, will have a ‘Personal Interview’ which shall have 15% weightage.

How to Apply:

Application Registration Process

1. Candidates are requested to keep the following documents in hand before filling the online registration form:

I.             Scanned version of passport size color photo (156x156) and signature (200x60)

II.           Scanned version of Educational Certificates.

2. Please note that fields marked with asterisk (*) are mandatory.

3. Candidates shall upload the following documents at the time of Online Application Form:

a)    Scanned copy of the passport size photograph.

b)    Scanned copy of the signature of the candidate.

c)    Scanned copies of all the necessary certificates.

4. After entering all the details, click “APPLY”. After which, the candidate will be taken to a new window with preview of the application and proceed to apply.

5. The Application Fee for General is Rs. 1,500/- and for SC/ST Categories is Rs. 1,000/-. The amount will be paid online through Net Banking/ Credit Card at the time of filling in the online form. No other forms of payment will be entertained. The Application Fee is non-refundable.

6. The candidate should take the print of the application form for their future record. Candidates need not submit/send any hard copy of the application to IMU.

Disclaimer

1.    Notwithstanding the fact that a candidate's Online Registration may have been successful and / or that a candidate may have cleared the Entrance Test, if any inadequacies or discrepancies or false claims are detected in the documents uploaded at the time of the Online Registration and/or in the original documents produced, if any, subsequently and/or in the Original documents produced at the time of verification, IMU reserves the right to disqualify the candidate from admission.

2.    Canvassing in any form will disqualify the candidates.

3.    Legal disputes, if any, shall lie within the jurisdiction of Courts based in Chennai city only.

General Information and Instructions – Online Application for Admissions to All Programmes January 2019

Please go through the following instructions carefully.  

·         The candidate is requested to visit IMU's website periodically to keep track of new announcements and changes if any.  

·         The candidate shall be solely responsible for any loss or hardship caused to him due to his non-adherence to these instructions.  

·         If you have any difficulty in filling the online application form, please send an email to academics.research@imu.ac.in

Closing Date:

Last date for applications is: 31st December, 2018 (Monday)

Entrance Test, (Multiple Choice Based Paper – MCQ (1 hour duration) and Essay Test (1 hour duration)): 19th January, 2019 (Saturday), will be conducted at respective IMU Campuses between 10:00 am and 01:00 pm.

Personal Interview – will be notified to shortlisted candidates in due course.

Date of commencement of programmes: Before 1st week of March, 2019

Comments:

To know more Information about this Course please visit: www.imu.edu.in

Indian Maritime University, IMU, Mumbai

Indian Maritime University, IMU, Mumbai
A Central University, Government of India
Mumbai Port Campus
Hay bunder Road, Mumbai – 400033, Maharashtra
Phone: 022-23719940 44 46
Email: infomeri@imu.ac.in Website: www.imumumbaiport.ac.in

About College:

Indian Maritime University, Mumbai Port Campus is consisting of two premier maritime institutes of India, the LBS College of Advanced Maritime Studies & Research and the Marine Engineering & Research Institute, situated at South Mumbai Hay bunder Mumbai. LBS College is the post-sea training institute whereas MERI, Mumbai is pre-sea training institute.

Course Name:

P.G. Diploma in Marine Engineering (PGDME) [33rd Pre-sea Training Course] Duration: 1 Year

Eligibility:

Post Graduate Pre-sea Marine Engineering Training Course” now known as Post Graduate Diploma in Marine Engineering (PGDME):

Graduation in B.E (Mechanical) Engineering/Naval Architecture disciplines from recognized institutes with minimum marks of 50% in final year and with minimum 50% marks in English language at 10th or 12th or in degree Exam.

N.B.: There will be a 5% relaxation in eligibility marks; however, it will not apply to English marks. Relaxation of 5% in English marks will be applicable to candidates who are native of the Lakshadweep and Andaman & Nicobar Islands and belong to their scheduled tribes and who & both of whose parents were born in those islands & belong to the scheduled tribes of those islands.

Age: Maximum 28 years on date of commencement of training i.e. 1st January 2019. Age relaxation of five years for SC/ST Candidates.

Medical Standard: Candidates seeking admission to PGDME must be physically fit and should meet the medical requirements as specified by Director General of Shipping Mumbai.

Selection Criteria: Through merit and interview for non-sponsored candidates. Direct admission for sponsored candidates.

Course Fee: Rs. 350000/- (subject ot revision by Indian maritime university, from time to time).

How to Apply:

Registration fee: Rs. 10000/- by D.D. issued by a nationalized Bank in the name of “Indian Maritime University, Mumbai Port Campus” payable at Mumbai.

Processing Fee: Rs. 1000/- by D.D. issued by a nationalized bank in the name of “Indian Maritime University, Mumbai Port Campus” Payable at Mumbai.

Application Procedure: Application form and other details may be downloaded from IMU/IMU-Mumbai Port Campus Website/collected in person from IMU-Mumbai port Campus (MERI), Mumbai. Completed Application form together with demand draft for Rs. 1000/- should be sent to “Indian Maritime University, Mumbai port Campus (Meri), Hay Bunder road, Mumbai- 400033” to reach on or before 30th November, 2018. Filling up of application form does not guarantee admission. IMU-Mumbai port Campus reserves the Right to postpone/cancel the selection process for the course at nay stage without assigning any reason and no communication in this regard will be entertained. Indian Maritime University-Mumbai Port Campus, Hay Bunder Road, organizes campus interview for placement of cadets on ships for onboard training as far as possible.

List of candidates selected for the interview will be intimated through e-mail.

Closing Date:

Last Date for the receipt of applications from the candidate: 30th November, 2018

The interview/Selection Process: 7th, 10th, & 11th December, 2018

Announcement of list of Candidates who have to come for certificate verification: 15th December, 2018

The Process of Certificate verification and collection of fees (any day between): 15th December to 24th December, 2018

Comments:

To know more Information about this course please visit: www.imumumbaiport.ac.in

Indian Maritime University, IMU, Chennai

Indian Maritime University, IMU, Chennai

A central university 
East Cost Road, Uthandi 

Chennai 
Tamil Nadu 
Phone-No: 24530344 24530345 
Fax: 24530342 
Email: 
info@imu.edu.in
Website: 
www.imu.edu.in

About College:

The erstwhile National Institute of Port Management was set up as an autonomous organization and registered under the Tamilnadu Societies Registration Act 1975 for the purpose of imparting training for the port personnel. The Institute has in later years expanded its activities to cover the training needs of merchant navy personnel as well. Ministry of Shipping, Government of India has recently notified the up-gradation of NIPM into National Maritime Academy in order to fully reflect the present scope of the Institute's activities and to further enhance the level of its coverage of maritime education and training. Accordingly, the Institute has been renamed as National Maritime Academy 

Course Name:

BSc Nautical Science

in Indian Maritime University, IMU, Chennai

Course Description:

BSc (Nautical Science) Admission 2017

Eligibility:

Eligibility and Selection Procedure for BSc Nautical Science in Indian Maritime University, IMU, Chennai

The candidate must be 10+2 or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics from a recognized Board or University. Candidates appeared for final examination and awaiting results can also apply. For details about eligibility criteria, pertaining to particular course, candidates are advised to refer the information brochure atwww.imu.edu.in

Selection Procedure:

Selection to the courses are based on the performance of candidates in IMU CET June 2017

How To Apply:

Application Procedure for BSc Nautical Science in Indian Maritime University, IMU, Chennai

Applicants, who want to take admission in the Indian Maritime University, may apply with both ways Online and Offline. You have to download your application form from the official website and fill it in a prescribed manner without doing any error and submit it on online or you can send it also on the department address along with all the required documents and application fee. 

Application Fee: 

Applicants those belong to General and OBC category have to pay non-refundable application fee of Rs- 1000. Applicants those belong to SC/ ST category have to pay non-refundable Rs- 750. It should be paid through a crossed Demand draft drawn in favor of Indian Maritime University, payable at Chennai. 

Department Address: 

INDIAN MARITIME UNIVERSITY, East Coast Road, Uthandi, Chennai - 600 119, Phone: (044) 24530343, 24530345. Fax: (044) 24530342. Pan Number: AAAAI2610K. 

Closing Date:

Entrance Test CET: 07th January, 2017

Last date for Submission form: 19th December, 2016

Course Name:

Diploma in Nautical Science DNS

in Indian Maritime University, IMU, Chennai

Course Description:

Diploma in Nautical Science (DNS)

Eligibility:

Eligibility and Selection Procedure for Diploma in Nautical Science DNS in Indian Maritime University, IMU, Chennai

60% (PCM) and 50% (English) in 12th class 

How To Apply:

Application Procedure for Diploma in Nautical Science DNS in Indian Maritime University, IMU, Chennai

Applicants, who want to take admission in the Indian Maritime University, may apply with both ways Online and Offline. You have to download your application form from the official website and fill it in a prescribed manner without doing any error and submit it on online or you can send it also on the department address along with all the required documents and application fee. 

Application Fee: 

Applicants those belong to General and OBC category have to pay non-refundable application fee of Rs- 1000. Applicants those belong to SC/ ST category have to pay non-refundable Rs- 750. It should be paid through a crossed Demand draft drawn in favor of Indian Maritime University, payable at Chennai. 

Department Address: 

INDIAN MARITIME UNIVERSITY, East Coast Road, Uthandi, Chennai - 600 119, Phone: (044) 24530343, 24530345. Fax: (044) 24530342. Pan Number: AAAAI2610K. 

Closing Date:

Entrance Test CET: 07th January 2017

Last date for Submission form: 19th December, 2016

Comments:

To know more Information about course please visit: www.imu.edu.in