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Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies Complete Details

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:
Check this awesome video of the college
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:
Pre-sea courses-
·       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 Rankings

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:

SIMS Placements

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.
SIMS Maritime College Campus
Image Courtesy: SIMS
For some courses, college takes its own entrance exam and for some courses they have admission through the Indian Maritime University Common Entrance exam.

Samundra Institute Of Maritime Studies Fees Structure

Below is the fee structure of the various courses that are offered by the college:
Joining fee
Total fee
Deck Cadet- 1 year
B.Tech Lateral Entry-3 years
GME-1 year

Facilities Offered By SIMS

Basic key facilities are-
  Inert Gas Plant
  Basic electronic trainers
In campus facilities:
 Briefing room
 Conference hall
 Catering center
 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.
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18 Replies to “Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies Complete Details

  1. Hello …let me know whether joining fees for 1st Decadetyear is refundable
    Also last date for application form submission ..
    Do the needful on below mentioned email id

  2. I had given the imu cet 2016 but I don’t think I will able to make it.
    So please help me out what should I do now to do marine engineering.
    And I also don’t want to drop this year.
    Kindly help.

  3. Sir my imucet rank is 6710 general can i get btech marine enginerring in any college of imu government or private

      1. sir I got 5808 rank in IMU cet examination ..sir will I got admission in sims Mumbai .Sir please suggest what I have to for…

  4. sir,
    pz tell me the admission procedure of btech marine engineering 2016 course.
    How to get admission ?

  5. Sir I want to try for second year lateral entry in sims please tell me the eligibility criteria

  6. sir i was not able to get 60% marks in pcm i scored 50% in pcm and 78% in english. sir is ther any posibility that i may get admission in sims . as i dont want toe waste my year.

  7. Sir plz me….i m confused btw naval architure and marine engineering….morover i m going 2 give this year my final exam of 12th and what must be my qualifying mark to get in imu vizag……plz help sir…

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