Common Entrance Tests for Admissions
All admissions to the
various UG and PG programmes of the IMU and its Affiliated Institutes will be
through All-India Common Entrance Tests (CETs) conducted every year.
This year's CET is scheduled to be held on 09th May 2015 from 2 pm to 5 pm.
No candidate shall be admitted to any Programme by an Affiliated Institute unless
(i) The Institute has valid provisional Affiliation for the programme from IMU and
(ii) The candidate has passed the IMU CET.
will be a CET common to all UG programmes.
There will be a CET common
to the 2 MBA programmes; another CET common to the 2 M.Tech programmes; and yet
another CET for the programme.
results of the CETs are valid for the particular Academic session only.
Fee is Rs.1000 for General candidates and
Rs.700 for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe candidates.
The Syllabus for
CET for UG programmes will be Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, English, General
Knowledge and Aptitude at Plus 2 level (CBSE, ISE and State Boards).
Syllabi for the CETs for PG programmes will be as follows:
For the 2 MBAs - i) Quantitative ability, ii)Data
interpretation, iii) Verbal ability and iv) Logical reasoning
For the 2 M.Techs - English, General Knowledge,
Aptitude, Mathematics and Engineering.
questions will be of multiple choice type.
Candidates who are
shortlisted based on CET scores will be called for Counselling at
designated IMU Campus(es) and will involve verification of original mark sheets
and certificates, physical fitness clearance, and allotment of seats in the IMU
Campuses or Affiliated Institutes.
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 who qualify in IMU's CET for UG programmes.
Important Announcement: Computer-based (Online) CETs
The Indian Maritime University has switched over
to Computer-based CETs on the pattern of IIT-JEE from 2014 onwards. The CETs
for the August 2014 batch and for the February 2015 batch of DNS were conducted
in this manner. The CETs for the August 2015 batch of admissions will also be
following facilities have been made available:
Online Registration of
Applicants with facility to upload photographs, scanned signatures and SBI
challans and to download and print filled-in application in standard formats.
For Online Registration, Applicants should visit the website of the Indian
Maritime University at http://www.imu.edu.inand click on the CET 2015 hyperlink.
Facility for Applicants to download their Hall
Tickets/Admit Cards with the name of the Test Venue indicated.
Automated e-mails/SMS to
every registered Applicant on successful registration of Application,
uploading of Hall Ticket, publication of results, etc.
Evaluation of answers and publication of CET
results within 5 days.
are requested to visit IMU's website periodically to keep track of new
announcements and changes if any. IMU shall not be responsible if any candidate
is put to hardship because he did not keep himself abreast of the latest
Details of Computer-based CETs 2015
The Computer-based CETs
for IMU's UG and PG programmes are scheduled to be held on 09th
May 2015 Afternoon between 2 pm and 5 pm in
a single shift.
will be held simultaneously in the following 35 cities across India:
The Applicants can give 3
preferences for the cities where they wish to take the CET while registering
While every effort will be
made to accommodate an Applicant within his 3 preferred cities, the IMU
reserves the right to divert Applicants to the nearest cities if
sufficient number of candidates are not forthcoming in certain cities
and also if there are too many candidates for a particular city.
If there is a large number of Applicants for
certain cities, the IMU/Service Provider may arrange multiple Test Venues in
The name and address of
the Test Venue will be indicated on the Hall Ticket/Admit Card and Applicants
are requested to be present at the Test Venue at least 30 minutes before the
time of commencement of the CETs.
Important Dates for CET 2015
| Last date for Online Registration
22nd April 2015
| Hall Ticket can be downloaded
From 27th April 2015
|Date of Computer-Based CETs
9th May 2015 between 2pm - 5pm
|Date of Publication of Results
13th May 2015
|Date(s) of Counselling for all UG & PG Programmes
20th May 2015 to 19th June 2015
| Certificate Verification
29th June 2015 to 24th July 2015
|Date of Commencement of
3rd August 2015