IMU CET 2017 Notification, Application, Eligibility, Dates

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Indian Maritime University notifies CET 2017 for admissions for UG & PG Programmes July 2017

Indian Maritime University invites application for admission to UG and PG programmes for the academic Year 2017-18 starting on Monday, 17th July 2017 will be through an All-India Online Common Entrance Tests (CETs) which will be conducted on Saturday, 27th May 2017 afternoon.

Candidates will be required to clear this CET in order to be eligible for admissions to the respective Programmes

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 2017-18, the IMU CET 2017 will be conducted on 27th May 2017.

The application has begun from 25th March 2017 and the last date to apply for IMU CET 2017 is 08th May 2017.

IMU CET 2017 Notification

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 programmes

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

Programmes offered

The programs offered for the academic year are as follows the list contains the names of the undergraduate courses and postgraduate courses being offered this year. The Indian Maritime University offers the following Programmes:

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

Postgraduate Programmes
a) 2-Year M.Tech (Marine Technology and Management) *
b) 2-Year M.Tech (Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering)
c) 2-Year M.Tech (Dredging and Harbour Engineering)
d) 2-Year M. Sc (Commercial Shipping and Logistics) *
e) 2-Year MBA (Port and Shipping Management)
f) 2-Year MBA (International Transportation and Logistics Management)

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

Research Programmes
IMU is proposing to introduce M.S (by Research) from the current Academic Year (from January 2018 onwards). Currently IMU offers PhD in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering in Visakhapatnam Campus. IMU plans to make all its 5 Campuses as centres for doing research leading to PhD before 2018-19

Intake Capacity

UG Programs
Kolkata - B.Tech (Marine Engineering-286 Seats)
Mumbai - B.Sc (Nautical Science 180 Seats); B.Sc (Maritime Science 40 Seats) & B.Tech (Marine Engg 80 Seats)
Mumbai - BBA (Logistics, Retailing and E-Commerce) (60 Seats)
Chennai - Diploma in Nautical Science leading to B.Sc (Applied Nautical Science 80 Seats); B.Sc (Nautical Science 120 Seats)
Visakhapatnam - B.Tech (Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering 40 Seats)
Cochin - Diploma in Nautical Science leading to B.Sc (Applied Nautical Science 40 Seats); B.Sc (Ship Building & Repair 40 Seats)

PG Programs
Kolkata - MBA (International Transportation & Logistics Management 15 Seats)
Kolkata - M.Tech – Marine Technology and Management (20 Seats)
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 Mgtm. 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) programme in Affiliated Institutes are open only to ‘sponsored candidates’, i.e. candidates sponsored by Ship Owning or Managing Companies and who qualify in IMU’s CET for UG programmes

IMU CET 2017 Application Procedure

Candidates have to apply online www.imu.edu.in. The Indian Maritime University has been conducting Online CETs from 2017 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 2017 hyperlink

Facility for applicants to download their Hall Tickets/Admit Cards with the name of the Test Venue indicated

Automated e-mails/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

IMU CET 2017 Eligibility Criteria

1-year DNS Program leading to B.Sc. (Applied Nautical Sci.) [Mumbai, Chennai, Kochi]: i) 10+2/equivalent (PCM-60%) or ii) B.Sc (PCM)/B.Sc (Electronics with Physics as individual subject in one of the years) Marks not less than 50% or;
iii) 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 examination. 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)* [Vishakhapatnam]:  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 Vishakhapatnam]: 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 Vishakhapatnam]: Postgraduate degree in Marine Engineering/Naval Architecture

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

Age Limit for IMU CET 2017

[For U.G Programmes]
Age as on the date of admission on 01st July 2017 shall be as follows:
i) Minimum age 17 years
ii) Maximum age 25 Years

For Scheduled Castes (SC) & Schedule Tribe candidates (ST) Candidates maximum age relaxation is for five (5) years

Reservations of Seats
i) Candidates - 15% Quota
ii) OBC candidates - 27% should be part of Non Creamy layer
iii) ST - 7.5%
iv) DA candidates - 3%
Any candidate who is applying for the reserved category should have valid caste certificate as per Govt. of India

Physical Fitness
Candidates who are applying for all these courses needs to comply with medical standards of D.G. Shipping and they have to go through a medical exam, before appearing for the counseling
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.

IMUCET 2017 Important Dates

Date of commencement of Online Registration 25th Mar 2017

Last date for Online Registration (except BBA programme): 08th May 2017

Hall Ticket can be downloaded 12th May 2017

Date for Computer Based CETs 27th May 2017

Date for Publication of Results 30th May 2017

Date(s) of Online Counselling for all UG & PG Programmes: 02nd June 2017 to 16th June 2017

Last date for Online Registration for BBA Programme: 16th June 2017

Publication of First List of Selected Candidates: 17th June 2017

Deadline for Online Payment of Programme Fee for candidates selected in First List: 27th June 2017

Publication of Second List of Selected Candidates: 28th June 2017

Deadline for Online Payment of Programme Fee for candidates selected in Second List: 04th July 2017

Certificate Verification: 10th July 2017 to 16th July 2017

Date of Commencement of Programmes 17th July 2017

IMU CET 2017 Admit Card

The IMU CET 2017 Admit Card will be made available online on the official website. The admit card for will be available from 12th May 2017. Candidates will be informed through SMS or email.

IMU CET 2017 Result

The IMU CET 2017 Result will be declared on 30th May 2017 for both UG and PG courses. Candidates will be selected for the counselling on the basis of the scores in CET.

IMU CET 2017 Selection Procedure

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 programmes

There will be a CET common to the 2 MBA programmes; another CET common to the 2 M.Tech programmes; and yet another CET for the LLM (Maritime Laws) program

Note: The results of the CETs are valid for the particular Academic Year only

IMU CET 2017 Exam Pattern

a) CET for all UG Programmes [except BBA (Logistics, Retailing and E-Commerce) Program]
i. No. of Questions - 200 multiple choice questions
ii. Syllabus - English, General Aptitude, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics at Plus 2 level

b) CET for Lateral Entry of DNS-passed students to 2nd Year of B.Sc (Nautical Science)
i. No. of Questions – 200 multiple choice questions.
ii. Syllabus – English, General Knowledge, Computer Science, Physics, Electricity, Electronics and Mathematics

c) CET for the MBA (Port and Shipping Mgt.), MBA (International Transportation and Logistics) and the M.Sc (Commercial Shipping and Logistics) Programmes:
i. No. of Questions - 120 multiple choice questions.
ii. Syllabus - Quantitative ability, Data interpretation, Verbal ability and Logical reasoning

d) CET for M.Tech (Marine Technology and Management), M.Tech (Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering) and M.Tech (Dredging and Harbour Engineering) Programmes
i. No. of Questions - 120 multiple choice questions

Exam Centres

The Computer-based CETs for IMU’s UG and PG programmes are scheduled to be held on Saturday 27th May 2017 Afternoon between 02.00 pm and 05.00 pm in a single shift
They will be held simultaneously in the following 35 cities across India - Agra, Guwahati, Noida, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Patna, Allahabad, Jaipur, Pune, Bangalore, Kanpur, Raipur, Bhopal, Kolkata, Ranchi, Bhubaneswar, Kota, Shimla, Chandigarh, Lucknow, Siliguri, Chennai, Meerut, Srinagar, Cochin, Mumbai, Trivandrum, Coimbatore, Muzaffurpur, Varanasi, Dehradun, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Faridabad, New Delhi

Syllabus for CET

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)

Indian Maritime University

The Indian Maritime University (IMU) is a Central University established in 2008 by an Act of the Indian Parliament. IMU Chennai the only university in India that imparts high quality education in the maritime field. Indian Maritime University has campuses at Chennai, Mumbai, Kolkata, Cochin and Visakhapatnam.

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

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