IMU CET 2024: Know About BTech Marine Engineering Admission Without JEE Mains

IMU CET 2024: Know About BTech Marine Engineering Admission Without JEE Mains

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For BTech Marine engineering admission, JEE Main score is not needed. Instead, candidates need to appear for IMU CET. To know all about IMU CET 2024 and the admission process in detail, read below.

IMU CET 2024

IMU CET 2024: Know About BTech Marine Engineering Admission without JEE Mains

Candidates who wish to take up a career in Marine engineering, can enroll in the BTech Marine Engineering course or BTech - Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering. BTech Marine Engineering and BTech - Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering admission is done without JEE Main scores. However, to get into the best marine engineering course offered by the best colleges, candidates must appear for the national-level entrance test known as IMU CET (Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test).

IMU CET 2024 registrations will open in April and the national-level test will be held in June 2024. The complete schedule for the CET will be announced on the official website of IMU, imu.edu.in.

The Indian Maritime University (IMU) conducts the national-level common entrance test, IMU CET for admission to BTech Marine Engineering and BTech - Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering courses. Additionally, IMU CET scores are also accepted for admission to BSc, UG Diploma, MTech, MBA, and PhD courses. The exam is held annually.

Admission via IMU CET 2024 will be done not only to the colleges and courses under IMU but also to the Maritime Training Institutes approved by the Directorate General of Shipping, Government Of India.

BTech Marine Engineering Colleges Accepting IMU CET 2024

Check below the list of IMU affiliated colleges and Directorate General of Shipping, Government Of India affiliated colleges accepting IMU CET:

IMU campuses accepting IMU CET scores:

IMU Campus where Courses are offered

Programmes

Duration (In Years)

Chennai, Kolkata & Mumbai Port

BTech - Marine Engineering

4

Visakhapatnam

BTech - Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering

4

IMU affiliated colleges accepting IMU CET scores:

Institute affiliated to IMU

Course

Seat Intake

Coimbatore Marine College, Coimbatore

BTech (ME)

80

Euro Tech Maritime Academy, Cochin

BTech (ME)

80

HIMT College, Chennai

BTech (ME)

80

International Maritime Institute, New Delhi

BTech (ME)

80

RL Institute of Nautical Sciences, Madurai

BTech ME

120

Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies, Mumbai

BTech ME

40

Tolani Maritime Institute, Pune

BTech ME

240

Directorate General of Shipping, Government Of India affiliated colleges accepting IMU CET:

Sr. No.

NAME OF INSTITUTE

Courses

1

AMET University

BE / BTech

5

GKM College of Engineering & Technology

BE / BTech

7

International Maritime Academy, Chennai

BE / BTech

9

Maharashtra Academy of Naval Education & Training

BE / BTech

10

Seacom Marine College, Howrah

BE / BTech

11

Sri Nandhanam College of Engineering And Technology

BE / BTech

12

Southern Academy of Maritime Studies

BE / BTech

13

The Neotia University

BE / BTech

15

U. V. Patel College of Engineering

BE / BTech

16

Vels Academy of Maritime Education & Training

BE / BTech

18

SU-NAV Maritime Academy

BE / BTech

21

C.V. Raman College Of Engineering

BE / BTech

22

Kunjali Marakkar School of Marine Engineering of Cochin University of Science And Technology

BE / BTech

23

Mangalore Marine College And Technology

BE / BTech

24

Mohammed Sathak Engineering College

BE / BTech

25

Noorul Islam University

BE / BTech

26

Praveenya Institute of Marine Engineering & Maritime Studies

BE / BTech

27

PSN College of Engineering & Technology

BE / BTech

28

Srivenkatesh wara College Of Engineering

BE / BTech

About IMU CET 2024

IMU CET 2024 will be held at the national level. The exam will be held in CBT mode in various cities across the nation. For BTech admission via IMU CET, candidates have to answer questions from English, General Aptitude, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics (10+2 level).

There will be 50 questions in each Maths and Physics section. The chemistry section will carry 20 questions and there will be 40 questions in each section of English and Aptitude. Thus, the total number of questions that will be asked in the exam will be 200. The exam will be held for 3 hours and there will be multiple-choice type questions. Each wrong answer will have a 0.25 negative marking.

Only the IMUCET qualified candidates will be able to participate in the admission process. JEE Main or any other engineering entrance exam score will not be needed for admission. All admissions will be purely based on the IMUCET 2024 rank list only.

For admission to DGS-approved BTech programmes in affiliated/non-affiliated institutes, IMU CET rank is compulsory, hence the candidates desirous of taking admission to these programmes need to register in the IMU CET registration portal to take IMU CET and secure ranks. After securing IMU CET ranks candidates need to approach affiliated/non-affiliated institutes for taking admissions as per their admission mechanism.

Candidates desirous of taking admission to IMU campuses only need to register in the IMU CET counselling portal which will be opened after the release of the IMU CET rank list.

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