Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies Campus, Courses offered, Ranking, Application forms, entrance exam, placements, fee structure and contact details.
Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies is one of the advanced centres of marine engineering and navigation in India. The college serves candidates expertise in knowledge of ships. Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies was established as a private college by Executive Ship Management (ESM), Singapore in August of 2005. The institute is affiliated to Indian Maritime University and is recognized by the D.G Shipping, Government of India. The principal of the Institute is Mr. S.Viswanathan
Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies Campus The Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies is located across the Indryani River and covers 50 acres of land on the NH 4 near Pune, India. The campus was designed by the architect Christopher Charles Benninger who is rewarded many times for his work. Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies has also won various awards for its structure and architecture namely:
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J.K. Cement-Architect of the Year Awards 2009, Best Educational Institute Award Institute of Steel Development & Growth (INSDAG) 2009, Runner’s up for Best Steel Structure in India
Indian Institute Architects Award 2008, Excellence in Architecture for Best Public Building
Archi Design Awards 2009, Architect of the Year Award
Courses Offered in SIMS
Here are some of the courses that the college offers:
· DNS leading to B.Sc. Nautical Science It is basically a training provided to become a Deck Officer. Duration of the course is 1 year.
· GME It is training provided to become an Engine Officer. It is of 1 year duration.
· B.Tech Marine Engineering It is also an Engine Officer training but duration of this bachelor degree program is 4 years.
Post-sea short term courses-
· Chemical Tanker Familiarization
· Oil Tanker Familiarization
· Specialized Training Program on Chemical Tanker Operations
· Liquefied Gas Tanker Familiarization
· Specialized Training Program on Oil Tanker Operations
· Liquid Cargo Handling Simulator – Management Level
· Specialized Training Program on Gas Tanker Operations
SIMS because of its robust infrastructure and decent education has proved its metal in the maritime education sector in India. Thus the college ranks among the top 5 maritime colleges in the country. To know more about this, read this interesting article on:
Since college is from ESM shipping company, students have good job opportunities in the future. British Petroleum etc are among the recruiters in this college. So, placements wise college is pretty decent.
Samundra Institute Of Maritime Studies Application form and Entrance Exam
Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies (SIMS) has option of taking entrance exam online. Candidates can fill the application form online from the institute’s official website.
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Samundra Institute Of Maritime Studies Fees Structure
Below is the fee structure of the various courses that are offered by the college:
Deck Cadet- 1 year
B.Tech Lateral Entry-3 years
Facilities Offered By SIMS
Basic key facilities are-
Inert Gas Plant
Basic electronic trainers
In campus facilities:
Swimming pool, other sports facilities
SIMS Contact Details
Address: SIMS, Village
Takwe Khurd, Mumbai-Pune Highway (NH4), Lonavala, Pune, Maharashtra, 410405,
Tel: + 91 2114 399 500
Fax: + 91 2114 399 600
This was all from this article on SIMS Maritime College.