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Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test 2018 for UG & PG Programs

IMU CET 2018 Notification - Indian Maritime University is organising a Common Entrance Test by the IMU CET 2018 for the academic year 2018-19. IMU has announced the notification regarding CET 2018.

 

Indian Maritime University CET 2018 Important Dates

Date of commencement of Online Registration: 06th April 2018

  • Last date for Online Registration (except BBA Program): 11th May 2018
  • Hall Ticket can be downloaded: 16th May 2018
  • Date for Computer Based CETs: 02nd June 2018
  • Date for Publication of Results: 05th June 2018
  • Date(s) of Online Counselling for all UG & PG Programs: 07th June 2018
  • Last date for Online Registration for BBA Program: 20th June 2018
  • Publication of First List of Selected Candidates: 23rd June 2018
  • Deadline for Online Payment of Program Fee for candidates selected in 1st List: 04th Jul 2018
  • Publication of Second List of Selected Candidates: 06th July 2018
  • Deadline for Online Payment of Program Fee for candidates selected in 02nd List: 13th July 2018
  • Publication of Third List of selected candidates (if necessary): 14th July 2018
  • Deadline for Online Payment of Program Fee for candidates selected in 3rd List: 21st July 2018
  • Certificate Verification: 23rd July 2018 to 31st July 2018
  • Date of Commencement of Programs: 01st August 2018

 

Also See : Admission Notification

 

IMU CET 2018 Exam Details

  • All admissions to the various UG and PG Programs of the IMU and its Affiliated Institutes for the Academic Year 2018-19 starting on 01st August 2018 will be through an all-India Online Common Entrance Tests (CETs) which will be conducted on Saturday, 02nd June 2018 between 11.00 am and 02.00 pm
  • Candidates will be required to clear this CET in order to be eligible for admissions to the respective Programs
  • It is most popularly known as IMU. Every year IMU conducts a common entrance test for admission into undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by the University, for the year 2018-19, the IMU CET 2018 will be conducted on 02nd June 2018
  • There will be a CET common to all UG Programs. There will be a CET common to the 2 MBA programs; another CET common to the 2 M. Tech Programs
  • Admissions to Diploma in Nautical Science leading to B.Sc. (Applied Nautical Science) Program in Affiliated Institutes are open only to ‘sponsored candidates’, i.e. candidates sponsored by Ship Owning or Managing Companies who qualify in IMU’s CET for UG Programs.

Programs Offered through IMU CET

  • The following programs are offered by the Indian Maritime University at its ownCampuses and /or Affiliated Institutes:

Undergraduate Programs

  • 4-Year B.Tech (Marine Engineering)
  • 4-Year B. Tech (Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering)
  • 3-Year BBA (Logistics, Retailing and E-Commerce) *
  • 3-Year B. Sc (Maritime Science)
  • 3-Year B. Sc (Nautical Science)
  • 3-Year B. Sc (Ship Building & Repair) - This Programme is being conducted only in the Affiliated Institutes
  • 1-Year Diploma in Nautical Science (DNS) leading to B.Sc. (Applied Nautical Science)

Postgraduate Programs

  • 2-Year M.Tech (Marine Technology and Management) *
  • 2-Year M.Tech (Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering)
  • 2-Year M.Tech (Dredging and Harbour Engineering)
  • 2-Year M. Sc (Commercial Shipping and Logistics) *
  • 2-Year MBA (Port and Shipping Management)
  • 2-Year MBA (International Transportation and Logistics Management)

Postgraduate Diploma Programs

  • 1-Year Post Graduate Diploma in Marine Engineering (PGDME) (Admissions for this Program are done in the month of January every year)

Research Programs

  • IMU conducts entrance tests twice a year for admissions to PhD and M.S (By Research) Programs

Intake Capacity
UG Programs

  • Kolkata -B.Tech (Marine Engineering- 246 Seats)
  • Mumbai Port Campus - B.Sc. (Nautical Science 180 Seats); B.Sc. (Maritime Science 40 Seats) &B.Tech (Marine Engg 80 Seats)
  • Navi Mumbai - Diploma in Nautical Science Leading to B.Sc (Applied Nautical Science) - 40 Seats
  • Chennai - Diploma in Nautical Science leading to B.Sc. (Applied Nautical Science 40 Seats); B.Sc. (Nautical Science 120 Seats); B.Tech (Marine Engineering - 80 Seats); BBA (Logistics, Retailing and E-Commerce - 60 Seats)
  • Visakhapatnam - B.Tech (Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering 40 Seats)
  • Cochin-BBA (Logistics, Retailing and E-Commerce - 40 Seats); B.Sc. (Nautical Science - 40 Seats) and B.Tech (Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering) - Lateral Entry - 40 Seats

PG Programs

  • Kolkata - MBA (International Transportation & Logistics Management 15 Seats)
  • Kolkata -M.Tech – Marine Technology and Management (20 Seats)
  • Navi Mumbai - M.Sc. - Commercial Shipping and Logistics (30 Seats)
  • Chennai - MBA (Port & Shipping Mgt. 30 Seats); MBA (International Transportation & Logistics Management 45 Seats); M.Sc. - Commercial Shipping and Logistics (30 Seats)
  • Visakhapatnam -M.Tech (Naval Architecture & Ocean Engg 20 Seats); M.Tech (Dredging & Harbour Engg 20 Seats)
  • Cochin - MBA (International Transportation & Logistics Mgmt. 30 Seats); MBA (Port & Shipping Management 30 Seats)

PG Diploma Programs

  • Mumbai - PGDME (PG Diploma in Marine Engg - 120 Seats)
  • Cochin - PGDME (PG Diploma in Marine Engg - 40 Seats)

Note

  • Admissions to Diploma in Nautical Science leading to B.Sc. (Applied Nautical Science) program in Affiliated Institutes are open only to ‘sponsored candidates’, i.e. candidates sponsored by Ship Owning or Managing Companies and who qualify in IMU CET for UG programs

 

Eligibility Criteria for Indian Maritime University CET

1-year DNS Program leading to B.Sc. (Applied Nautical Sci.) [Mumbai & Chennai]:

  • 10+2/equivalent (PCM-60%) or B.Sc (PCM)/B.Sc (Electronics with Physics as individual subject in one of the years) Marks not less than 50% or;
  • B.E/B.Tech from IIT or college recognised by AICTE Marks not less than 50%
  • Note:
  • English Marks are to be 50% or more in any 1 of the above exam. In case of SC/ST, candidates there will be a 5% relaxation in eligibility marks; however, it will not apply to English marks

3-year B.Sc. (Nautical Science) [Chennai, Mumbai & Cochin]:

  • 10+2/equivalent (PCM-60% & English 50%); in case of SC/ST candidates there will be a 5% relaxation in eligibility marks

3-year B.Sc. (Maritime Science) [Mumbai]:

  • 10+2/ equivalent (PCM-60% & English 50%); in case of SC/ST candidates there will be a 5% relaxation in eligibility marks; however, it will not apply to English marks

4-year B.Tech (Marine Engg)[Kolkata, Mumbai]:

  • 10+2/equivalent (PCM-60% & English-50%). In case of SC/ST, candidates there will be a 5% relaxation in eligibility marks; however, it will not apply to English marks

3-year B.Sc. (Ship Building & Repair) [Kochi]:

  • 10+2/equivalent (PCM- 50% & English-50%). In case of SC/ST, candidates there will be a 5% relaxation in eligibility marks; however, it will not apply to English marks

4-year B.Tech (Naval Architecture & Ocean Engg)* [Visakhapatnam]:

  • 10+2/equivalent (PCM -60% & English- 50%). In case of SC/ST, candidates there will be a 5% relaxation in eligibility marks; however, it will not apply to English marks

MBA Port & Shipping Mgmt., International Transportation & Logistics Mgt. (2 years) (offered by Chennai, Kochi & Kolkata):

  • A bachelor’s degree in any discipline with minimum of 50% marks from Recognized universities. A minimum of 50% marks in English subject in 10th/12th/UG Degree
  • In case of SC/ST candidates there will be a 5% relaxation in eligibility marks; however it will not apply to English marks)

M.Tech in Naval Architecture & Ocean Engg /Dredging & Harbour Engg (2 years) [offered by Visakhapatnam]:

  • Graduate Engineering in Mechanical /Civil /Aeronautical /Marine /Naval Architecture or equivalent with 60% aggregate. In case of SC/ST, candidates there will be a 5% relaxation in eligibility marks

PhD (Nonresidential) [offered Visakhapatnam]:

  • Postgraduate degree in Marine Engineering/Naval Architecture

LL.M (Maritime Law): 50% in any law degree

Age Limit

For U.G Programs

  • Age as on the date of admission on 01st August 2018 shall be as follows:
  • Minimum age 17 years
  • Maximum age 25 Years
  • For Scheduled Castes (SC) & Schedule Tribe candidates (ST) Candidates maximum age relaxation is for five (5) years

Relaxation in marks

  • For applicants belonging to SC/ST, a relaxation of 5% of the aggregate marks will be considered for all programs except in English subject marks

Reservations of Seats

  • 15% of the total seats available to Indian Nationals are reserved for eligible candidates belonging to SC 7.5% for ST and 27% Seats are reserved for Other Backward Class (OBC) candidates belonging to non- creamy layer (NCL)
  • PwD may apply for admissions to BBA Program
  • Reservation of seats in U.G courses for students from Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep and Minicoy Islands, 08 North Eastern States(including Sikkim) and Jammu & Kashmir in IMU, Campuses
  • Maximum number of seats reserved in a given Academic Year for the U.GPrograms put together in all IMU Campuses shall be as follows:
  • Andaman and Nicobar Islands - 20 seats
  • Lakshadweep and Minicoy Islands - 10 seats
  • Eight North Eastern States (including Sikkim) - 40 seats
  • Jammu and Kashmir - 10 seats

 

Physical Fitness

  • Candidate for admission to marine courses (DG Shipping-approved courses) are required to produce certificate for medical fitness by Doctors approved by Director General of Shipping
  • One can see all the latest guidelines about medical standards www.dgshipping.com

 

Eye Sight

  • For DGS-approved courses viz DNS leading to B.Sc (Applied Nautical Science), B.Sc (Nautical Science), B.Sc (Maritime Science) &B.Tech (Marine Engineering), there should not be any degree of squint or any morbid condition of eyes or of the eyelids that is liable to aggravate or recur, pressure of trachoma and iris complication sequel
  • Candidates joining DNS, B.Sc. (Nautical Science) & B.Sc. (Maritime Science) degree course colour vision shall (unaided 1.0 (6/6) in better eye and 0.67 (6/9) in other eye. Normal Colour vision shall be tested by Ishihara test chart
  • In case of candidates joining B. Tech. (Marine Engineering) degree course, distance vision (unaided 0.5 (6/12) in each eye or 0.67 (6/9) in better eye and 0.33 (6/18) in other eye. Normal colour vision shall be tested by Ishihara test chart

 

Selection Procedure for Indian Maritime University CET

  • All admissions to the various UG and PG programs of the IMU and its Affiliated Institutes will be through All-India Common Entrance Tests (CETs) conducted every year, usually in the month of June
  • There will be a CET common to all UG programs
  • There will be a CET common to the 2 MBA programs; another CET common to the 2 M.Tech programs; and yet another CET for the LLM (Maritime Laws) program
  • Note: The results of the CETs are valid for the particular Academic Year only

 

Exam Pattern for Indian Maritime University CET

  • CET for all UG Programs [except BBA (Logistics,Retailing and E-Commerce) Program]
  • No. of Questions - 200 multiple choice questions
  • Syllabus - English, General Aptitude, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics atPlus 2 level
  1. CET for Lateral Entry of DNS-passed students to 2nd Year of B.Sc. (Nautical Science)
  • No. of Questions - 200 multiple choice questions.
  • Syllabus - English, General Knowledge, Computer Science, Physics, Electricity, Electronics and Mathematics
  1. CET for the MBA (Port and Shipping Mgt.), MBA (International Transportation and Logistics) and the M.Sc (Commercial Shipping and Logistics) Programs:
  • No. of Questions - 120 multiple choice questions.
  • Syllabus - Quantitative ability, Data interpretation, Verbal ability and Logical reasoning
  1. CET for M.Tech (Marine Tech. & Mgt.), M.Tech (Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering) and M.Tech (Dredging and Harbour Engineering)Programs:
  • No. of Questions - 120 multiple choice questions

 

Exam Centres

  • They will be held simultaneously in the following 36 cities across India
  • Agra, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Faridabad, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Kota, Lucknow, Madurai, Meerut, Mumbai, Muzaffarpur, Nagpur, New Delhi, Noida, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Ranchi, Shimla, Siliguri, Srinagar, Trivandrum, Varanasi, Visakhapatnam

 

Syllabus

  • The Syllabus for CET for UG programmes will be Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, English, General Knowledge and Aptitude at Plus 2 level (CBSE, ISE and State Boards)

 

Application Process

  • Candidates have to apply online www.imu.edu.in. The Indian Maritime University has been conducting Online CETs from 2018 onwards. All the stages from application to publication of results are now online
  • The following facilities have been made available:
  • Online Registration of Applicants with facility to upload photographs, scanned signatures, scanned copy of the 10th Std Mark sheet as proof of Date of Birth and scanned copy of the SC/ST certificate where applicable
  • For Online Registration, applicants should visit the website of the Indian Maritime University at www.imu.edu.in and click on the CET 2018 hyperlink
  • Facility for applicants to download their Hall Tickets/Admit Cards with the name of the Test Venue indicated
  • Automated emails/SMS will be sent to every registered applicant on successful registration of Application, uploading of Hall Ticket, publication of results, etc

Application Fee for CET

  • Rs.1000/- for General candidates and Rs.700/- for reserved category- with Bank Challan Form will be filled online and candidates have to enter all the details there only
  • Link for filling form will be available at the imu portal. In the end candidates needs to enter the bank details
  • All documents needs to be put into an envelope and needs to be sent to Admission Cell, Indian Maritime University, East Coast Road, Uthandi, Chennai-600119
  • For more details, please visit the website at www.imu.edu.in

 

Indian Maritime University (IMU), Chennai

(A Central University under the Ministry of Shipping) East Coast Road, Uthandi, Chennai-600119, Ph.: 044-2453-0343/345, Website www.imu.edu.in