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Hon'ble Union Cabinet Minister
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Shri Shripad Naik
Hon'ble Minister of State

Shri Shantanu Thakur
Hon'ble Minister of State

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The birth of Indian Maritime University is a long cherished dream of the maritime community of India.

The Indian Maritime University came into being through an Act of Parliament (Act 22) on 14th November 2008 as a Central University and is poised to play a key role in the development of trained human resource for the maritime sector. 14th November is celebrated as 'IMU Day' every year.

The following are the objectives of the University: 

(i) To facilitate and promote maritime studies, training, research and extension work with focus on emerging areas of studies like oceanography, maritime history, maritime laws, maritime security, search and rescue, transportation of dangerous cargo, environmental studies and other related fields, and also to achieve excellence in these and connected fields and other matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

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The Indian Maritime University is headquartered at Chennai and the new HQ building is built at 300 acres land allotted to IMU  at Semmancherry, Chennai which lies in between East Coast Road and Old Mahabalipuram Road ... 

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