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Marine Engineering Institutions and Entrance Exams

New Delhi, June 13 (): Marine engineering training saw its beginning in the country in 1927. This report aims to look at the overview of Marine Engineering,various entrance examinations to gain admission and the list of colleges that offer the course in the country.

Candidates aspiring for Marine Engineering need to qualify class XII examination with Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and English as mandatory subjects. Candidates with B.E in Marine Engineering may proceed their journey towards M.E in Marine Engineering.

While a Bachelor’s degree gets completed in four years, the Master’s degree lasts for two years. Apart from academic front, students also need some physical characteristics to meet the goal. Students should possess strong and vigorous health with a height of 150 cm and a strong vision that needs to be 6/6.

Marine Engineering & Research Institute (MERI) is India’s national institute for training marine engineers which has a workshop with machinery, equipment and steam and diesel power plants for training and to meet IMO and AICTE requirements. Laboratories are provided for students to conduct practical experiments and classrooms and training are in accordance with AICTE requirements.

Marine Engineering colleges in India

International Marine Communication Centre

Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai

Cochin University

Indian Maritime University

Marine Engineering and Research Institute- Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai

Mangalore University

Tolani Maritime Institute

Marine engineering and Naval engineering are almost the same. While marine engineers are attentive towards the main momentum plant, naval architects are focused with the overall design of the ship.

List of Entrance Exams for Marine Engineering

IMU CET- Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test

MERI- Marine Engineering and Research Institute Entrance Test

IIT JEE- IIT Joint Entrance Examination

AICET-All India Common Entrance Test

GATE – Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering

For more details, candidates may visit the respective official websites.

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