Eligibility: Admission to this programme is offered on the basis of qualifying in a written test.
The candidates seeking admission can fall in two categories namely Sponsored and Non-Sponsored.
(1) Pass in 10 + 2 examination from a recognized Board/University with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM), with not less than 55% marks in PCM aggregate. Or
With Physics as an individual subject in any one of the years of B.Sc., with not less than 50% marks in the final year of B.Sc., from a recognized University provided that the candidate must have passed 10 + 2 examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM) from a recognized Board. Or
B.E./B.Tech or its equivalent degree from I.I.T. or from a college recognized by AICTE/ UGC/DEC. and
(2) Should have passed with not less than 50% marks in English as a separate subject, at either 10th or 12th standard or in the Degree programme conducted by a recognized Board/University.
Note1: Those appearing in eligibility educational qualification examination are also eligible to apply provided they meet all the eligibility criteria and produce the certificates to that effect.
2: The candidates with three year Diploma from a recognized polytechnic are also eligible for making application for the entrance test as the three-year polytechnic Diploma is equated with 10+2 examination and accordingly their PCM aggregate in the Diploma programme shall not be less than 55%.
– Not more than 25 years
The age limit is relaxable by 2 years in case of female candidates and 5 years for SC/ST candidates.
Candidates must be medically fit as per the Maritime standard.
Application procedure: Application Fee:
The Student Handbook and Prospectus can be obtained from IMU Chennai on payment of Rs.100/- in cash. It can also be downloaded from IMU website i.e. http://www.imu.tn.nic.in.
It can also be obtained by POST by sending Demand Draft for Rs.200/- drawn in favour of IMU and payable at Chennai by addressing your request to the Head-Nautical Science Department, Indian Maritime University, East Coast Road, Uthandi, Chennai 600 119.
The registration fee for the programme is Rs.500/- (Rs.600/- in case of downloaded form which is inclusive of price of Students handbook and Prospectus) is to be paid along with application form for Entrance Test i.e. Form-A.
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Further details can be taken from: Tel : (044) 2453 0343 / 0345
Fax : (044) 2453 0342
website : www.imu.tn.nic.in
Last date of submission of Forms: 29th May 2009.
Date of Entrance Test : 14th June 2009 (Sunday) 10.00 am – 1.00 pm