IMU CET 2018

IMU CET

IMU CET 2018 -
The Indian Maritime University will conduct IMU CET 2018 entrance exam for various undergraduate engineering programmes for the maritime sector in an online mode. The application form of IMU CET 2018 will be available tentatively in the last week of March 2018 and candidates can register for it till second week of May 2018. Candidates must ensure that they meet the eligibility criteria of IMU CET 2018 before they start filling the IMU CET 2018 application form. Candidates belonging to the general category will have to pay a non-refundable application fee of Rs 1,000 while those belonging to the reserved category will have to pay Rs 7,00. The fee has to be paid in an online mode. The IMU CET 2018 will be conducted tentatively in the last week of May 2018 and candidates will have to download the admit card of IMU CET 2018 in the second week of May 2018. Those who qualify the exam will be able to participate in the online counselling of IMU CET 2018. The affiliated colleges of IMU CET will separately carry out their own admission process and candidates will have to directly apply to such institutes. To know about all the IMU CET application form, eligibility criteria, important dates, result, exam pattern, counselling, affilaited colleges, read the complete article that is given below on this page.

 

Quick Facts about IMU CET

S.No

Particulars

Details of the exam

1.

Name of the Exam

IMU Common Entrance Test

2.

Commonly known as

IMU CET

3.

Category of Exam

Undergraduate

4.

Exam conducting authority

Indian Maritime University

5.

Type of exam

National

6.

Selection Process

Admission will be through an all-India Online Common Entrance Test (CET)

7.

Mode of Exam

Online

IMU CET 2018 Important Dates

S.No

Event

Date (Tentative )

1.

Beginning of online registration

Last week of March 2018

2.

End date for online registration

Second week of May 2018

3.

Downloading of Admit card

Second week of May 2018

4.

Date of IMU CET 2018 Exam

Last week of May 2018

5.

Announcement of Result

Last week of May 2018

6.

Registration for counsellimg

First week of June 2018

7.

Last date for registration for counselling

Third week of June 2018

8.

Announcement of first list of selected candidates

Third week of June 2018

9.

Last date for payment of fees for candidate selected in first round

Last week of June 2018

10.

Announcement of second list of selected candidates

Last week of June 2018

11.

Last date for paymnet of fees for candidate selected in second round

First week of July 2018

12.

Verification of certificates and documents

Second to third week of July 2018

IMU CET Eligibility Criteria 2018

 

The IMU CET 2018 eligibility criteria for admission to various B.Tech programmes that are offered in different campuses of IMU CET are mentioned in the table that is given below:

 

IMU CET 2018 eligibility criteria

S.No

Eligibility Criteria

Particulars

1.

Academic qualifications

  • Candidates must have passed their Class XII with an aggregate marks of 60% in Mathematics, Physics and chemistry

  • Candidates must have scored at least 50% marks in English in Class XII.

  • There will be 5 % relaxation in marks for candidates belonging to Schedule Caste and Schedule Tribe in Class XII. However, there will be no relaxation in marks for SC & ST in English

2.

Name of Qualifying exams

  • Candidates must have passed 10+2 by any recognised state or central board

  • Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi

  • Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi

  • Intermediate or two-year Pre-University examination conducted by a recognized Board/ University

  • General Certificate Education (GCE) examination (London/ Cambridge/ Sri Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level

  • Final examination of the two-year course of the Joint Services wing of the National Defence Academy

  • H.S.C vocational examination

  • High School Certificate Examinationof the Cambridge University or

  • International Baccalaureate Diploma of the International Baccalaureate Office, Geneva

  • Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Institute of Open Schooling with a minimum of five subjects

  • H.S.C vocational examination

  • Diploma recognized by AICTE or a state board of technical education of at least 3 year duration

  • Any Public School/Board/University

  • examination in India or in any foreign Country recognized as equivalent to the 10+2 system by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

3.

Age Limit

  • The age for candidates belonging to the general category as on third week of July, 2018 should be

    (i) Minimum age- 17 years

    (ii) Maximum age- 25 years

  • There will be an age relaxation of maximum five years for candidates belonging to SC & ST category

4.

Medical Fitness

  • Candidates applying for admission to marine engineering course must produce a medical fitness certificate which is issued by doctors who are approved by Director General of Shipping

  • Candidates applying for admission to B Tech (Naval Architecture & Ocean

  • Engineering) and B.Sc (Ship Building & Repair), they will have to provide a Physical Fitness Certificate from Registered Medical Practitioner

5.

Eyesight

  • Candidates applying for B.Sc (Applied Nautical Science), B.Sc (Nautical Science), B.Sc (Maritime Science) & B.Tech (Marine Engineering), should not be:

(I) squint

(ii)No morbid condition of eyes

(iii)The eyelids that is liable to aggravate or recur

(iv)There should be no pressure of trachoma and iris complication sequel

(v) Good binocular vision

(vi)eyeballs should move in all directions

(vii)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

  • 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.

IMU CET 2018 Application form

 

What to keep ready before filling the IMU CET Application Form 2018

Candidates need to keep ready the documents that are mentioned below before they start filling the application form of IMU CET 218:

  • Recent passport size photograph

  • Scanned copy of Class X Marksheet as proof of date of birth

  • Scanned copy of Class XII degree or certificate

  • Scanned image of signature of the candidate

  • Scanned copy of the Schedule Caste, Schedule Tribe, OBC-NCL certificate

IMU CET Application Form 2018

The application form of IMU CET 2018 will be tentatively available in an online mode from last week of March 2018 to second week of May 2018. After filling all the details candidates will have the option to preview the IMU CET application form.

 

The application fee for IMU CET 2018 for different categories is mentioned below in the table. Candidates will have to pay the registration fee online and then take print out of the filled in application form.

 

Category wise fees

S.No

Category

Fees

1.

General

Rs 1,000

2.

Schedule Caste

Rs 700

3.

Schedule Tribe

Rs 700

Candidates who are able to successfully fill the application form of IMU CET 2018, they will receive an automated email and SMS.

 

IMU CET Exam Centre 2018

 

The list of cities where IMU CET 2018 exam will take place is given below in the table. The IMU CET 2018 will take place in one shift from 2:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m tentatively in the last week of May 2018. Candidates will have the option to choose three cities where they wish to take the IMU CET 2018 exam.

 

IMU CET 2018 Exam Centre

S.No

Test  Cities

S.No

Test Cities

1.

Agra

19

Lucknow

2

Ahmedabad

20

Madurai

3.

Allahabad

21

Meerut

4

Bangalore

22

Mumbai

5

Bhopal

23

Muzaffarpur

6

Bhubaneswar

24

Nagpur

7

Chandigarh

25

New Delhi

8

Chennai

26

Noida

9

Cochin

27

Patna

10

Coimbatore

28

Pune

11

Dehradun

29

Raipur

12

Faridabad

30

Ranchi

13

Guwahati

31

Shimla

14

Hyderabad

32

Siliguri

15

Jaipur

33

Srinagar

16

Kanpur

34

Trivandrum

17

Kolkata

35

Varanasi

18

Kota

36

Visakhapatnam

Though IMU will ensure that they accommodate the candidate at the test centre in the city of his choice, according to his preference. However, the university has the discretion to transfer the exam venue of the candidate if there are not adequate number of candidates. The University also reserves the right to set up more exam centres in those cities where there are large number of candidates who will appear for the IMU CET 2018 exam.

 

How to prepare for IMU CET 2018

 

IMU CET 2018 Exam pattern

 

The exam pattern of IMU CET 2018 comprises of 200 multiple choice questions to be answered in three hours. There will be no negative marking for any incorrect answer.

 

Questions will be asked from English, General Aptitude, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics of 10+2 level.

 

Section wise breakup of questions

S.No

Section

Number of questions

1.

English

25

2.

General Knowledge

25

3.

General Aptitude

25

4.

Physics

50

5.

Mathematics

50

6.

Chemistry

25

IMU CET Syllabus 2018

 

The syllabus of IMU CET 2018 for different sections is given below:

 

English

  • Parts of Speech

  • Synonyms and Antonyms

  • Meaning of words/phrases

  • Tenses

  • Phrasal verbs

  • Idioms

General Aptitude

  • Critical Reasoning

  • Word Groups

  • Instructions

  • Structural Analysis

  • Syllogism (Logic Syllogism (Logic based questions)

  • Fill in / Completion of series based on Pattern / Logic, Data Sufficiency

  • Data Interpretation

  • Pipes & Cisterns

  • Odd Man Out

  • Boat & Streams

  • Numerical Computation

  • Numerical Estimation

  • Time & Work

  • Calendar

  • Clocks

  • Stocks

  • Time & Distance

  • Height & Distance

  • Quantitative Aptitude

  • Analytical Reasoning

  • Logic Reasoning

  • Fault Diagnosis

  • Abstract Reasoning

  • Mechanical Reasoning

  • Mixture & Allegation

  • Ratio

  • Numerical Reasoning

General Knowledge

  • Basic GK Questions

  • Current Affairs

Physics

  • Class XII state boards and CBSE syllabus

Chemistry

  • Class XII state boards and CBSE syllabus

Mathematics

  • Class XII state boards and CBSE syllabus

IMU CET 2018 Admit Card

 

The admit card of IMU CET 2018 will be available tentatively from the second week of May 2018 in an online mode. Candidates can successfully download the IMU CET 2018 admit card after it is made available. The information that will be furnished on the admit card of IMU CET 2018 is:

  • Name of the IMU CET Exam centre

  • Address of the IMU CET Test centre

  • Photograph of the candidate

  • Signature of the candidate

It is mandatory for the candidates to carry with themselves the IMU CET 2018 hall ticket to the examination centre. Candidates must reach the exam centre of IMU CET 2018 at least half an hour before the commencement of the exam

 

IMU CET Result 2018

 

The category wise result of IMU CET 2018 will be declared in the last week of May 2018. Candidates will be informed about the IMU CET 2018 result through SMS and email. The result of IMU CET 2018 will be valid only for that particular academic session.

 

IMU CET 2018 Counselling

 

Candidates who are shortlisted will have to participate in the online counselling of IMU CET 2018.

  • They will have to register themselves for the online IMU CET counseling 2018 for the programmes that are offered at the various IMU campuses.

  • Before the candidates choose the programme and institute in which they wish to seek admission, they will have to first pay the non-refundable counselling fee of Rs 10,000 either through net banking, credit or debit card

  • Candidates will be allotted seat to the IMU CET campus on the basis of the rank secured by them in the IMU CET 2018 exam, category of the candidate, choice of programme and campus; number of seats that are available.

  • After the allotment of seat, candidates will be issued a provisional seat allotment letter, which they can download once they have logged in.

  • Once the seat is allotted to the candidate, they will have to pay a non-refundable programme fee of Rs 25,000 before the stipulated date.

Note: The IMU CET 2018 cousnelling is only for the programmes that are offered at the five campuses of IMU CET. The affiliated colleges will conduct their counselling separately and candidates will have to apply directly for admission to these institutes.

 

IMU CET Programmes

The IMU CET 2018 programmes which are offered at its campuses in Chennai, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai Port campus, Navi Mumbai Campus and Vishakhapatnam are given below in the table:

 

IMU CET 2018 programmes

S.No

Name of the programme

Duration

Campus

Approved Strength

1.

B. Tech in Marine Engineering

4 years

  • Kolkata

  • Mumbai

  • 286

  • 80

 

2.

B. Tech in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering

4 years

Visakhapatnam

40

3.

B. Sc in Nautical Science

3 years

  • Cochin

  • Mumbai

  •  40

  • 180

 

4.

B.Sc in Maritime Science

3 years

Mumbai

40

5.

B. Sc in Ship building and Repair

3 years

 

 

6.

Diploma in Nautical Science (DNS )leading to B.Sc (Applied nautical Science)

1 year

Mumbai

40

IMU CET 2018 Affiliated institutes

Candidates who have cleared the IMU CET 2018 entrance exam, they will be apply  directly to the affiliated institutes.  The list of IMU CET affliliated institutes offering various undergraduate engineering programmes are listed below in the table.

 

List of affiliated institutes of IMU CET 2018

S. No

Name of the Institute

Location

1.

Anglo Eastern Maritime

Academy

Mumbai

2.

Applied Research International

New Delhi

3.

Coimbatore Marine College

Coimbatore

4.

College of Ship Technology

Palakad

5.

Dr. B R Ambedkar Institute of

Technology

Port Blair

6.

Euro Tech Maritime Academy

Cochin

7.

HIMT College

Chennai

8.

Hind Institute of Nautical

Science & Engineering

Noida, (UP)

9.

International Maritime Institute

New Delhi

10

MMTI'S Education & Research

Trust

Mumbai

11.

Park Maritime Academy

Coimbatore

12.

Maritime Training Institute

(SCI) Mumbai

13.

Maritime Training Institute

(SCI) Tuticorin

14.

Perunthalaivar Kamarajar

Institute of Maritime Science and

Engineering

Chidambaram

15

RL Institute of Nautical Sciences

Madurai

16.

Sailors Maritime Academy

Visakhapatnam

17

Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies

Mumbai

18

Sriram Institute of Marine

Studies

New Delhi

19

Southern Academy of Maritime

Studies

Chennai

20

The Great Eastern Institute of

Maritime Studies

Mumbai

21

Tolani Maritime Institute

Pune

22

Training Ship Rahman

Mumbai

23

Vishwakarma Maritime Institute

Pune

24

Yak Education Trust

Mumbai

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