International Maritime Academy (IMA), Chennai was established in 1999. IMA is a Section 25 registered Private Ltd. company to run the maritime courses. It is approved by the Directorate General of Shipping (DGS), Ministry of Shipping, Govt. of India and accredited by International Accreditation Organization (IAO), Houston, USA. It also obtained Provisional Accreditation by Royal Institute of Naval Architects (RINA), UK.
IMA conducts the courses under technical collaboration with Annamalai University. IMA started by taking 40 g.p rating students and now it has an intake of 80 students. In 2004, IMA started DNS from IGNOU with 20 students and now it is offering long term courses. IMA is India’s foremost Academy for Maritime Education.
It has established its Ship-in-Campus training facility in the academy campus to give a practical approach to the learning process. Thus, providing exceptional training to all the students. IMA holds an excellent reputation in the field of maritime training & education.
The institute provides its students with advanced maritime workshop, training instruments, and other equipment to provide excellent training. IMA offers various Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma and PhD courses.
Highlights of International Maritime Academy
|Name||International Maritime Academy|
|Year of Establishment||1999|
|Recognition||Directorate General of Shipping, Mumbai, Government of India|
|Courses Offered||Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma, PhD|
|Location||Chennai, Tamil Nadu|
|Contact Details||+91-9176637100, 9176637200, 8939902250|
Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)/B.Tech (Lateral)
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)
General Purpose Rating (GP Rating)
Master of Business Administration (MBA) Regular/Distance
Master in International Business (M.I.B) Regular/Distance
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Computer Application (MCA)
Master of Technology (M.Tech)
|Course||Duration||Fee (Semester Wise)|
|B.Tech (Marine Engineering)||4||200,000/-|
|B.Tech (Naval Architecture & Ship Building)||4||145,000/-|
|B.Sc (Nautical Engineering)||3||200,000/-|
|Diploma (Nautical Science)||1||200,000/-|
|GP Rating||6 (Months)||175,000/-|
|Course||Duration||Fee (Semester Wise)|
|B.Tech (Marine Engineering)||
|B.Tech (Naval Architecture & Ship Building)||
|B.Tech (Naval Architecture & Ship Building) Lateral||1. Diploma Course in Mechanical/Electrical/EEE 2. Three Years Diploma in Automobile Engineering 3. Plant Engineering 4. Production Technology 5. Production Engineering 6. Advanced Diploma in Tool and Die making 7. Three years Diploma in Electrical Power System 8. Three Years Diploma in (a) Digital Electronics (b) E&C(c) Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering (d) Industrial Electronics (e) Electronics Engineering (f) Electronics Production and Maintenance (g) Electronics (h) Instrumentation (i) Instrumentation and Control|
|B.Tech (Marine Engineering) Lateral||
1. Diploma Course in Mechanical/Electrical/EEE 2. Three Years Diploma in Automobile Engineering 3. Plant Engineering 4. Production Technology 5. Production Engineering 6. Advanced Diploma in Tool and Die making 7. Three years Diploma in Electrical Power System 8. Three Years Diploma in (a) Digital Electronics (b) E&C(c) Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering (d) Industrial Electronics (e) Electronics Engineering (f) Electronics Production and Maintenance (g) Electronics (h) Instrumentation (i) Instrumentation and Control
|Diploma Nautical Science||
|MBA||Any graduation degree from a recognized University with 50% marks or Mariners having the following professional qualification obtained after a min duration of study-cum-training of 6 years after 10+2 1) First Class Motor or Steam or Combined Certificate of Competency by the Directorate General of Shipping, Ministry of Shipping, Govt. of India or its counterparts in other countries or 2) Master Foreign Going Certificate of Competency|
|PhD (Naval Architecture & Ship Building)||ME/M.Tech in Mechanical/Civil/Electrical/Naval Architecture/Marine Engineering/M.Arch/M.Sc- Naval Architecture/Aeronautical/Ship Building or C.O.C as Extra First Class Engineer/C.O.C as MEO Class I.|
|PhD (Environmental Science)||M.Sc/M. Phil in any science subjects with 55% marks M.Tech/M.E in any discipline/Master F.G/MEO Class I|
|MCA||Graduation in relevant stream from a recognized university.|
|M.Tech||Bachelor’s degree (or the equivalent) in Mechanical/Civil/Electrical/B.Arch/Naval Architecture/Marine Engineering/Bachelor Degree in Nautical Science/Ship Building/Aeronautical Engineering.|
Selection to International Maritime Academy is based on the merit scored by the candidates in the previous qualifying examination, medical examination and personal interview. Candidates who fail in the medical examination cannot get admission to IMA.
Admissions to International Maritime Academy are completely merit-based. The candidates get admissions to various programs offered by International Maritime Academy based on the scores obtained in the previous qualifying examination, medical examination and personal interview.
The candidates can download the individual application forms from the website or the IMA office.
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The campus life of the International Maritime Academy consists of Maritime Academy, Library Block, Hostel Block, Conference Hall, Machine Shop, Ship Engine Room, Smithy & Foundry Shop, Material & Science Lab, Workshop, Life-Saving Gadgets, Computer Lab, Swimming Training, Life Boat Training, Computer Classroom, Fire Fighting, March Past, Gym, Mess Hall, Football Ground, Basket Ball Court, Volley Ball Court, Library, Indoor Game Hall and Guest Room.
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