IMU CET Counselling for DNS is started by Indian Maritime University. IMU’s Online CETs 2018 for U.G programmes (except BBA) and PG programmes will be conducted on 04th week of May 2018 and the results will be declared on 04th week of May 2018. As per the decision of the Executive Council, IMU’s Online Counselling is restricted to admissions to seats in IMU’s Campuses only.
IMU CET Counselling 2018 for DNS
IMU CET DNS 2018 Counselling is started as per the below schedule. Candidates can check the schedule of counselling and other important information through this page below.
|Last date for Online Entries to be made by the Affiliated Institutes
for the Candidates selected by them
|09 Jan 2018|
|Last date for the Verification of Certificates||10 Jan 2018|
Counselling schedule for other courses is provided below.
|Counselling for all UG, PG Programmes||01st to 3rd week of June 2018|
|Last date for Registration for BBA programme||3rd week of June 2018|
|First List of Selected Candidate to be announce on||3rd week of June 2018|
|Last date to pay the online Fee for candidates selected in First List||4th week of June 2018|
|Publication Of Second List Of short listed Candidates||4th week of June 2018|
|Last date to pay the online fee for candidates selected in Second List||1st week of July 2018|
|Verification for certificates||3rd Week of July 2018|
|Commencement of Programmes||3rd Week of July 2018|
Admissions to all UG Programmes (except BBA) and all PG programmes for IMU Campuses will be done through Online Counselling. The link titled “Online Counselling 2018” in IMU’s website www.imu.edu.in will be active as per schedule given above.
Candidates are advised to go through the detailed instructions relating to Online Counselling available on the relevant web page carefully before proceeding to do the registration for Online Counselling. A few instructions may get modified in due course. Candidates should visit this link periodically to keep themselves abreast of changes, if any.
Candidates shall be solely responsible for any hardship caused to them or losses sustained by them owing to their action of not reading the instructions or not keeping themselves abreast of changes, if any.
N.B.: The allotment of seats in UG Programmes reserved for the ‘Special States’ – Jammu & Kashmir, Lakshadweep and Minicoy Islands and Eight North Eastern States (including Sikkim) – will be done after publication of the Second List from the residuary seats, if any.
Candidates who are desirous of joining IMU Campuses and who are shortlisted based on CET scores will be required to register for Online Counselling for allotment of seats to the various Programmes of IMU Campuses followed by verification of original mark sheets and certificates, physical fitness certificate, etc.
Online Counselling will be limited to admissions to IMU Campuses only. Affiliated Institutes will not be included for the process of Online Counselling. Students who have cleared the Online CET and are desirous of seeking admissions to Affiliated Institutes should approach the respective Affiliated Institute directly.
Candidates will be required to pay Rs. 10,000/- (Non-refundable) for registering for the Online Counselling of IMU.
Candidates selected in the First/ Second/ Third (if any) List published by IMU will be required to pay an amount of Rs. 25,000/- (Non- Refundable) towards Programme Fee as per the Deadline given in the table above.
General Instructions for U.G Programmes
Age limit – Age shall be as follows:
- Minimum age – 17 years
- Maximum age – 25 Years
Note: For Scheduled Castes (SC) & Schedule Tribe candidates (ST) Candidates maximum age relaxation is for five (5) years.
Reservation of Seats – 15% of the total seats available to Indian Nationals are reserved for eligible candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, 7.5% for Scheduled Tribe and 27% Seats are reserved for Other Backward Class (OBC) candidates belonging to non- creamy layer (NCL). For applicants belonging to SC/ST, a relaxation of 5% of the aggregate marks will be considered for all programmes except in English subject marks.
Reservation of seats in U.G courses for students from Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep and Minicoy Islands, Eight North Eastern States (including Sikkim) and Jammu & Kashmir in IMU, Campuses:-
Maximum number of seats reserved in a given Academic Year for the U.G Programmes put together in all IMU Campuses shall be as follows:
- Andaman and Nicobar Islands – 20 seats
- Lakshadweep and Minicoy Islands – 10 seats
- Eight North Eastern States (including Sikkim) – 40 seats
- Jammu and Kashmir – 10 seats
Candidates belonging to SC/ST will be required to produce in support of the claim, a certificate, in original, from the District Magistrate or any other officer who has been designated by the State Government concerned as competent authority to issue such certificate of the District in which his parents (or surviving parent or if there are no surviving parents, he/himself she/herself) ordinarily reside at the time of Certificate Verification.
The OBC candidates (non-creamy layer) will be required to produce original OBC (NCL) certificate issued by a competent authority as per the form at the time of Certificate Verification.
Those failing to do so will NOT be considered for admission to the respective reserved seats.
Physical Fitness – Candidate for admission to marine courses (DG Shipping-approved courses) are required to produce certificate for medical fitness by Doctors approved by Director General of Shipping. List of approved doctors for issuing the certificate is available will be available here. The candidate must be physically fit and should meet the medical requirements as specified by DGS guidelines. Candidates with Disability (DA) are not eligible for admission to all marine and related courses.
Failure to meet the medical standards would disqualify a candidate for admission. In case of an appeal, the same will be referred to a medical board appointed by the Indian Maritime University. The decision of such medical board shall be final. Cadets are subject to further medical examination by the respective shipping companies before joining ships.
Note: All Candidates who qualify for B Tech (Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering) and B.Sc (Ship Building & Repair) degree courses will have to submit a Physical Fitness Certificate from Registered Medical Practitioner
Eye Sight – For DGS-approved courses viz DNS leading to B.Sc (Applied Nautical Science), B.Sc (Nautical Science), B.Sc (Maritime Science) & B.Tech (Marine Engineering), there should not be any degree of squint or any morbid condition of eyes or of the eyelids that is liable to aggravate or recur, pressure of trachoma and iris complication sequel. Candidates must possess good binocular vision (Fusion faculty and full field of vision in both eyes). Movement of the eyeballs must be full in all directions and the pupils should react normally to light and accommodation.
Candidates joining DNS, B.Sc. (Nautical Science) & B.Sc. (Maritime Science) degree course colour vision shall (unaided 1.0 (6/6) in better eye and 0.67 (6/9) in other eye. Normal Colour vision shall be tested by Ishihara test chart.
In case of candidates joining B.Tech. (Marine Engineering) degree course, distance vision (unaided 0.5 (6/12) in each eye or 0.67 (6/9) in better eye and 0.33 (6/18) in other eye. Normal colour vision shall be tested by Ishihara test chart.
DGS Guide lines are available on MS Notice 1 0f 2015 and all candidates aspiring for a sea career are advised to go through the same.
General Instructions for P.G Programmes
Reservation of Seats – 15% of the total seats available to Indian Nationals are reserved for eligible candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, 7.5% for Scheduled Tribe and 27% Seats are reserved for Other Backward Class (OBC) candidates belonging to Non- Creamy Layer (NCL).
Candidates belonging to SC/ST will be required to produce in support of the claim, a certificate, in original, in the form from the District Magistrate or any other officer who has been designated by the State Government concerned as competent authority to issue such certificate of the District in which his parents (or surviving parent or if there are no surviving parents, he/himself she/herself) ordinarily reside during Certificate Verification.
The Other Backward Class (OBC) candidates (non-creamy layer) will be required to produce original OBC (NCL) certificate issued on or after 01.01.2017 by a competent authority in at the time of application.
Those failing to do so will NOT be considered for admission to the respective reserved seats.
Physical Fitness – All Candidates who qualify for PG degree courses will have to submit a Physical Fitness Certificate from Registered Medical Practitioner.
List of Institutes Affiliated to IMU – Programmes Offered – No. of seats & Last three years’ Admissions
N.B Admissions to Diploma in Nautical Science leading to B.Sc. (Applied Nautical Science) programme in Affiliated Institutes are open only to ‘sponsored candidates’, i.e. candidates sponsored by Ship Owning or Managing Companies and who qualify in IMU’s CET for UG programmes.
Official Website for IMU CET 2018 is www.imu.edu.in
Insofar, official details of IMU CET Counselling 2018 have not been announced. Information on this page is as per last year brochure and for reference purpose only. As soon as Indian Maritime University releases IMU CET 2018 information brochure, details will be updated here.