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Application for GME Sep 2015 batch is now open & admissions are strictly based on merit. Also please note that applicant must fulfill the below mentioned eligibility criteria.


Not more than 25 years on date of commencement of course

Marital Status



B Tech/BE in Mechanical Engineering / Naval Architecture from an AICTE approved Institute or a UGC deemed university with a minimum marks of 55% in final year.

B Tech/BE in Mechanical & Automation from an AICTE approved Institute with minimum of 55% in final year.

(Note: BE (Mechanical & Automation) candidates will not get full exemption from MEO Class IV and MEO Class II Certificate of Competency exam but require to appear and pass the “Heat Engines” written paper of MEO Class IV Part’A’ CoC exam and “Thermodynamics & Heat Transmission” written paper of MEO class II Part ‘A’ CoC exam)

Candidate must clear his BE / B.Tech in the stipulated period of 4 years &  should not have had more than 6 backlogs in the entire degree course.

12th Aggregate should be 60% and above


Physically fit and meet the standards laid out by DG Shipping*


English shall be one of the subjects with minimum marks scored 50% in class X or XII


6/12 in each eye or 6/9 in the better eye & 6/18 in the other eye. Corrective lenses permitted for the above.
no colour-blindness

Candidates who have appeared for the 8th semester examinations and the results are yet to be declared, are also eligible to appear.

How to apply
Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies (SIMS) has launched online entrance exam system. Candidates can fill the online application & register for an entrance test as per his date of choice and centre of choice from amongst designated exam centers of APTECH (ATTEST) spread across the length and breadth of the country. Exam dates can be chosen from all days of the week except Tuesdays. Based on results obtained in the online test, candidates will be informed about date for interview & psychometric test in our campus at Lonavla. In case of any query, candidates are advised to contact our Team Admissions at the below mentioned contact numbers.

Important dates to take note
SIMS is also conducting the offline entrance exam for DNS, B.Tech & GME candidates. Details for exam dates & exam venue are as follows:


Sr. No. Zone Date Type  Venue
1 Cochin 16 – 17 May 2015
22 – 23 May 2015
Written exam for DNS, B Tech & GME Executive Ship Managment, (ESM Complex),St. Rita’s Road,Ponnurunni, Vyttila,Near Gold Souk Mall,Ernakulam – 682019.Ph : 0484-3219591, 3002300, Mob : 7736937755.
2 Cochin 25 – 26 May 2015 Interview of candidates for DNS, B Tech & GME IMA House - Cochin (Indian Medical Association – Cochin Branch),Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium Road,Behind JNI Stadium,Palarivattom, Kochi – 682025.
3 Delhi 30 – 31 May 2015 Written exam and  Interview of candidates for DNS, B Tech & GME Delhi Police Public SchoolB-4, Safdarjang Enclave, New Delhi – 110029Near Kamal Cinema(Nearest Metro Station – AIIMS)  Contact Nos for Registration: 9871791166 / 9888599076

Delhi ESM Field Office Chandigarh ESM Field Office
Executive Ship Management Pte Ltd
502A, Rectangle -I , D-4,
District Centre, Saket,
New Delhi –110017
Tel: + 91-11-49882700
Fax: + 91-11-2956-2777
Mob: 09871791166
Executive Ship Management Pte Ltd
S.C.O. 427/ 428 (1st Floor)
Sector 35-C, Chandigarh - 160022
Tel: + 91-172-2600417/2620417/4023700
Fax:+ 91-172-264-5417
Mob: 09888599076
Chennai ESM Field Office Cochin ESM Field Office
Executive Ship Management Pte Ltd
Batra Centre 1st Floor
No. 28, Sardar Patel Road
Guindy, Chennai 600032
Tel: + 91-44-30453300
Fax:+ 91-44-30453341

Mob: 09940962616
Executive Ship Management Pte Ltd
Kochi Liaison Office,
OS-21 3rd Floor,
GCDA Shopping Complex,
Marine Drive, Kochi-682 031
Tel: + 91-484-3259591/3219591
Fax:+ 91-484-2367275
Mob: 07736937755
Mumbai ESM Field Office Kolkata ESM Field Office

Executive Ship Management Pte Ltd
Sai Commercial Annexe,BKS Devshi Marg
2nd Floor, Govandi Station Road
Govandi (East)
Mumbai ,Pin - 400088
Tel Nos :+ 91-22-67551700/1777
Fax Nos:+ 91-22-67551771
Mob: 09403659007

Executive Ship Management Pte Ltd
Unit 604, 6th floor, Jasmine Tower,
No.31,Shakespeare Sarani,
Kolkata - 700017.
Tel : + 91-33-40167900
Fax: + 91-33-40167910
Mob :8474065893
Email :
ESM Patna Field Office Dehradun Field Office

Executive Ship Management Pte Ltd
211, 2nd Floor
Sisodia Palace, Gorakhnath Compound,
East Boring Canal Road
Patna - 800 001
Tel : 09871791166
Email :

Executive Ship Management Pte Ltd
Opposite Premier Complex, 1st Floor,
Adjoining State Bank of India Kaulagarh Road,
Rajender Nagar, Dehradun India 248001
Tel : +91 135 2751827/47, Fax : +91 135 2751827
Mob : +91 9997997445
Email :

Guwahati Field Office  

Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies Mob:8474065893

Email :



Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies
Village Takwe Khurd,
Mumbai-Pune Highway (NH4),
Lonavala, Dist. Pune,
Maharashtra, Pin 410405, India

Tel: + 91-2114-399500
Fax : + 91-2114-399600
Email :


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