Indian Maritime University FAQs

Q. If I am a foreign national, how can I take admission in IMU?

Ans. The admission to both undergraduate and postgraduate courses is done through Direct Admission to Students from Abroad (DASA) Scheme. MHRD nominates a Central University to become the agency for admission.

Q. What marks should I score in IMU CET for a top 200 rank?

Ans. You should score at least 160+ marks out of 200 for a good rank. However, IMU does not reveal the marks secured instead they provide All India Rank. Last year, around 16,000 students qualified the entrance test out of which only 1500 secured their seats in IMU. 

Q. How is life at IMU Chennai?

Ans. It has a picturesque campus located at the sea-side on East Coast Road. The administrative staff follows proper schedule for examinations and academics. The university also has a good amount of students placed in reputed organizations.