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Marine Engineering Colleges in India for admission in 2018 batches. Marine Engineering helps the students to get the deep study of design, development, maintenance, and operation of ships and boats, or any other similar structure or marine vessel in India. A marine engineer learns how a vessel is developed and operated, and all other maintenance work related to it. Marine Engineer is a mix of mechanical, electrical and systems engineer. The article discusses Marine Engineering Colleges in India and their admission process. 

Marine Engineering does not mean dealing with only moving vessels. Marine engineers are also involved in offshore construction which includes ocean engineering, offshore engineering, or maritime engineering. 

Some Marine engineering colleges are offering only Marine Courses like MERI Mumbai, Tolani Maritime Institute, MERI Kolkata, etc. and some of the colleges offer Marine Engineering along with other courses and have a specialised department within institutes like IIT Kharagpur, Department of Ship Technology, CUSAT, Kochi.

Entrance Exams for Marine Engineering

 is a single largest examination for admission to various Marine colleges across India. However, there are many other entrance exams for admission into these marine engineering colleges. The list of some of the entrance exams is given. Candidate can look over these exams listed below.

Marine Engineering Colleges in India

  • TMI SAT: TMISAT is an entrance exam for admission in B.Tech., Marine Engineering and B.Tech. Nautical Technology courses in Tolani Maritime Institute, Induri. Candidates can follow the link below to get more details about TMI SAT.


  • MANET MET: MANET MET entrance exam is conducted by the Maharashtra Academy for providing admission to the candidates for B.Tech in Marine Engineering and B.Sc Nautical Sciences.
  • WBJEE:  West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination is also an entrance exam for admission to Govt. Marine Colleges and Self-financed Institutes of West Bengal. The candidates can get the details about the WBJEE by following the link below.


  • JEE Main: Joint Entrance Examination Main is also known as JEE Main is also considered as one of the most important exams for the admission engineering programmes. The candidates seeking admission in Marine Engineering Colleges in India can also apply through this entrance exam.

JEE Main

  • CUSAT CAT: CUSAT CAT is an engineering entrance exam for admission to Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT). It provides admission to eligible candidates in various engineering programs. The candidates can apply for the admission to Marine Colleges through this entrance test.


  • TNEA: Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA) is administered by Anna University to grant admissions to candidates in different engineering colleges in the state of Tamil Nadu. The candidates are advised to follow the link given below for the complete details about TNEA.

Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions

General Eligibility for B.E. Marine Engineering

The general eligibility criteria for the students to get admission in Marine Engineering for B.E admission is given below. The candidates must ensure that they fulfill the eligibility criteria to apply for the admission.

  • Students who have passed Class 12 with PCM as the subjects can apply for admission into colleges which offer B.E. Marine Engineering.
  • The students can apply for admission in Marine Engineering colleges of India via various entrance exams, which are different from college to college.

There are several engineering colleges in India offering B.E Marine Engineering or Ocean Engineering & Naval Architecture courses with a course duration of 4 years.

Below is a comprehensive list of colleges/institutes offering B.E. Marine Engineering admission processes. The list is clearly divided into Government and private colleges:


Admission Through


Government Marine Engineering Colleges

T.S. Chanakya, Mumbai


Karave, Nerul, Navi Mumbai- 400706

MERI Mumbai
(Marine Engineering and Research Institute, Mumbai)


Hay Bunder Road, Mumbai- 400033

MERI Kolkata
(Marine Engineering and Research Institute, Kolkata)


Indian Institute of Port Management
Subhas Bhavan, 
2nd Floor, 40, 
Circular Garden Beach Road, 
Kolkata - 700 043

Lal Bahadur Shastri College of Advanced Maritime Studies and Research, Mumbai


Hay Bunder Road, Sewri East,
Maharashtra 400033

IIT Kharagpur, 
West Bengal

Course Name
Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture

 JEE Advanced  Kharagpur, West Bengal

Department of Ship Technology, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi

Course Offered: Naval Architecture & Ship Building


Cochin University of Science and Technology,
Cochin University PO,

Private Marine Engineering Colleges

Coimbatore Marine College, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu


Pollachi Main Road, Myleripalayam, 
Othakkalmandapam (PO), 
Coimbatore-641 032

Tolani Maritime Institute, Induri-Pune


Tolani Maritime Institute, 
Talegaon - Chakan Road, 
Induri, Talegaon, 
Pune - 410 507

C.V.Raman College of Engineering, Bhubaneswar,


Bidyanagar, Mahura, Janla,
Bhubaneswar-752 054

T.S. Rahaman, Maharashtra


Nhava, Navi Mumbai,
Maharashtra 410206

Mangalore Marine College, Mangalore, Karnataka


Padil Padavu, Kiulenjar Village, Kuppepadavu (Post), 
Mangalore-574 162

International Maritime Institute, Noida


13, Knowledge Park I,
Surajpur Kasna Road,
Greater Noida – 201310
Uttar Pradesh

Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies, Lonavala


Takwe-Khurd, Mumbai-Pune
Highway (NH4)
Lonavla – 410 405

Hindustan Institute of Maritime Training, Chennai


Campus: 55, East Coast
Road, Kalpakkam-603102,

Euro Tech Marine Academy, Kochi


Deshabhimani Jn, Kaloor,
Kochi (Cochin City) -

Park Maritime Academy, Coimbatore


NH-47, Avinashi Road, Kaniyur, Coimbatore-641659

Sri Nandhanam College of Engineering & Technology, Tamil Nadu


Tirupattur, Tamil Nagar, Kasinaickenpatti,
Tamil Nadu 635601

Maharashtra Academy of Naval Education & Training (MANET), Pune

MET (MANET Entrance Test)

Maharashtra Academy Of Naval Education And Training (MANET),
Gate No 140, Rajbaug,
Pune-Solapur Highway,
Loni Kalbhor, Pune-412201

The Great Eastern Institute of Maritime Studies, Maharashtra

Based on Class 12 marks.
Apply directly by filling up the Application form.

54-56, Mumbai-Pune Express Way, Tungarli Village, Opp. Lagoona Resort, Next To Perfect Engineering Works, Lonavala, Maharashtra 410403

AMET University, Chennai

All India level online exams

Plot No.135, East Coast Road, Kanathur, Chennai,
Tamil Nadu 603112

Bearys Institute of Technology, Mangalore

Based on Class 12 marks in PCM

Lands End, Innoli Boliyar Village Near Mangalore University
Mangalore 574 153

Andhra University College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam


China Waltair Road,
Andhra Pradesh 530003

Neotia Institute of Technology Management and Science (NITMAS), West Bengal

WBJEE (or)
JEE Main

Diamond Harbour Road,
West Bengal 743368

Seacom Engineering College, Kolkata

WBJEE (or)
JEE Main

JL-2, Jaladhulagori, Pedestrian Overpass, Ramrajatala, Rajabagan, Andul, Howrah, West Bengal 711302

Don Bosco Maritime Academy, Mumbai

JEE Main

Premier Automobiles Road,
Kurla (WEST),
MUMBAI – 400 070.

Department of Marine Engineering, Noorul Islam University, Tamil Nadu

College level entrance exam OR JEE Main

Kanyakumari District,
Tamil Nadu 629180

Praveenya Institute of Marine Engineering & Maritime Studies, Visakhapatnam


Jeypore-Vizianagaram Road,
Andhra Pradesh

Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA) conducted by Anna University

Pennalur, Sriperambudur,
Tamil Nadu 602117

PSN College of Engineering and Technology, Tamil Nadu

Based on Class 12 marks

PSN Nagar,
Melathediyoor (Post),
Tirunelveli District,
Tamil Nadu 627152

GKM College of Engineering and Technology, Chennai

Based on Class 12 marks

G.K.M. Nagar Perungalathur
(Near Tambaram),
Tamil Nadu 600063

International Maritime Academy, Chennai

Based on Class 12 marks

41, Giri Road, T.Nagar,
Tamil Nadu 600017

Mohamed Sathak Engineering College, Tamil Nadu

Based on Class 12 marks

Sathak Nagar, East Coast Road, Kilakarai, Ramanathapuram,
Tamil Nadu 623806

SAMS College of Engineering and Technology, Tamil Nadu

Based on Class 12 marks

No. 82, Near Periyapalayam, Thirupathy Road,
Panapakkam, Chennai,
Tamil Nadu 601102

Vel's Academy of Maritime Studies, Chennai

Based on Class 12 marks

Velan Nagar, Pallavaram,
Tamil Nadu 600043


Scholarship Programme for Marine Engineering Graduates

Candidates who have completed B.E. Marine Engineering are eligible to apply for a scholarship known as Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan(CSFP). It offers a fully funded Masters programme for 1 year in the United Kingdom.

CSFP is jointly managed by the Commonwealth Scholarships Commission, the British Council, Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India. It is an annual scheme for all the Commonwealth Countries, funded by the Commonwealth Scholarships Commission.

For detailed information on the scholarship programme, go to Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan.

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