List of Best Merchant Navy Colleges in India

Have you passed 10th/12th standard/completed graduation? Do you want to pursue a job-oriented merchant navy course? Or are you a merchant navy professional looking to pursue higher-level maritime certification programs? If yes, this post will be of help to you. Here, I’ve compiled a list of top merchant navy colleges in India.

Merchant Navy colleges India

In this post, readers will find the state-wise list of merchant navy colleges. This makes it easy to sort, find and select an ideal maritime training institute.


Here, I’ve included big maritime institutes, which offer long-term courses such as – B.Tech. Marine Engineering, B.Sc. Nautical Science, DNS, DME etc. Apart from that, I’ve also included maritime training institutes, which offer short-term ratings, certification, safety & other skill development courses.


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Let us check out the list of maritime institutes now. Here is the state-wise list of top, recognized and approved merchant navy colleges in India –


List of merchant navy colleges in India

Sr NoName of the merchant navyCity/District/AreaState/UT
1DR. B.R. Ambedkar Institute of TechnologyPort BlairAndaman & Nicobar Islands
2Behara Institute of Maritime TrainingVIZIANAGARAMAndhra Pradesh
3Praveenya Institute of Marine Engineering & Maritime Studies (PRIME)VISAKHAPATNAMAndhra Pradesh
4VIZAG HIMTVisakhapatnamAndhra Pradesh
5Institute of Marine Education And ResearchPatnaBihar
6National Inland Navigation InstitutePATNABihar
7Urmila Institutes of Maritime StudiesPATNABihar
8Anglo Eastern Maritime Training CentreNEW DELHIDelhi
9Applied Research InternationalNew DelhiDelhi
10Applied Research International – School of Higher Academic & Professional Education – INew DelhiDelhi
11Aquatech Institute of Maritime StudiesNew DelhiDelhi
12Oceans XV Educational TrustNEW DELHIDelhi
13Sriram Institute of Marine StudiesDelhiDelhi
14Institute of Maritime StudiesVasco da GamaGoa
15NUSI Maritime AcademyGOAGoa
18Marina Academy of Maritime Research Centre and Charitable TrustAHMEDABADGujarat
19Marine Training AcademyUDVADAGujarat
20S.P. Marine AcademyJUNAGADHGujarat
21U.V. Patel College of EngineeringMEHSANAGujarat
22Natcom Education & Research FoundationGURUGRAMHaryana
23SEI Educational Trust FaridabadFARIDABADHaryana
24School of Higher Academic And Professional Education (SHAPE)PANCHKULAHaryana
25Mangalore Marine College And TechnologyMANGALOREKarnataka
26ALBERT`S MARITIME INSTITUTEKochi,Ernakulam DistrictKerala
27Cochin Shipyard LimitedGIRINAGAR, KOCHIKerala
28Euro Tech Maritime AcademyCOCHINKerala
29Indian Maritime University(Kochi)KOCHIKerala
30Institute of Marine Engineers(India) CochinKochiKerala
31Kunjali Marakkar School of Marine EngineeringKOCHIKerala
32Anglo Eastern Maritime AcademyKarjat TalukaMaharashtra
33Anglo Eastern Maritime Training CentreMumbaiMaharashtra
34Anvay Maritime InstituteNAVI MUMBAIMaharashtra
35Asha International Institute of Marine TechnologyNAVI MUMBAIMaharashtra
36Asha Marine Technical College And ResearchPALIMaharashtra
37BP Marine AcademyNavi MumbaiMaharashtra
38BP Marine Academy – PanvelNAVI MUMBAIMaharashtra
39Coral Maritime Institute of Learning And DevelopmentNAVI MUMBAIMaharashtra
40Fleet Management Training InstituteNavi MumbaiMaharashtra
41Girik Maritime AcademyNAVI MUMBAIMaharashtra
42HSNA Maritime Education & Research -MumbaiNAVI MUMBAIMaharashtra
43IMU, Navi Mumbai CampusNavi MumbaiMaharashtra
44Indian Maritime University- Mumbai Port Campus (LBS CAMSAR & MERI)MumbaiMaharashtra
45Indian Maritime University- Mumbai Port Campus (MERI)MumbaiMaharashtra
46Indian Register of ShippingMumbaiMaharashtra
47International Maritime Training CentreMumbaiMaharashtra
48Loyalty Marine Education TrustNAVI MUMBAIMaharashtra
49MASSA Maritime AcademyNavi MumbaiMaharashtra
50MMTI’S Education & Research Trust,KhopoliKHOPOLIMaharashtra
52MVVS Maritime AcademyMIRA ROAD-EASTMaharashtra
53Maharashtra Academy of Naval Education & TrainingPuneMaharashtra
54Mumbai Maritime Training InstituteMumbaiMaharashtra
55Naval Maritime Academy WestMumbaiMaharashtra
56OERC AcademyNAVI MUMBAIMaharashtra
57Ocean Dream Marine Training InstituteNAVI MUMBAIMaharashtra
58Oceana Maritime Training InstituteNAVI MUMBAIMaharashtra
61Sakshi Institute of Maritime FoundationMUMBAIMaharashtra
62Samundra Institute of Maritime StudiesLonavalaMaharashtra
63Samundra Institute of Maritime StudiesMUMBAIMaharashtra
64Setrac College of Offshore TrainingNAVI MUMBAIMaharashtra
65Sun Marine AcademyNAVI MUMBAIMaharashtra
66Suraksha MarineVasaiMaharashtra
67TS RahamanMumbaiMaharashtra
68The Great Eastern Institute of Maritime StudiesLonavalaMaharashtra
69The Institute of Marine Engineers(India)NAVI MUMBAIMaharashtra
70Tolani Maritime InstitutePuneMaharashtra
71Trident Institute of Maritime StudiesNAVI MUMBAIMaharashtra
72United Marine AcademyNavi MumbaiMaharashtra
74Yak Education TrustRaigadMaharashtra
75Yak Management And Marine Education CentreNavi MumbaiMaharashtra
76CV Raman College of EngineeringBhubaneshwarOdisha
77Orissa Maritime AcademyParadeepOdisha
78Springdale Academy of Maritime Education and Training(SAMET)BhubaneswarOdisha
79Chitkara University School of Maritime StudiesRajpuraPunjab
82M/S Asha Marine College Owned By The RMU Charitable TrustEAST SIKKIMSikkim
83AMET City CollegeCHENNAITamil Nadu
84AMET UniversityChennaiTamil Nadu
85Balaji Seamen Training InstituteChennaiTamil Nadu
86CMC Maritime Academy, Chennai (Campus)CHENNAITamil Nadu
87Coimbatore Marine CollegeCoimbatoreTamil Nadu
88Cosmopolitan Technology of MaritimeSRIPERUMBADURTamil Nadu
89GKM College of Engineering And TechnologyChennaiTamil Nadu
90GKM Institute of Marine Sciences And TechnologyCHENNAITamil Nadu
91HIMT CollegeKalpakkamTamil Nadu
92HIMT Tidal ParkChennaiTamil Nadu
93Hindustan Institute of Maritime TrainingChennaiTamil Nadu
94Immanuel Arasar College of Marine EngineeringMARTHANDAMTamil Nadu
95Indian Maritime CollegeChennaiTamil Nadu
96Indian Maritime University,Chennai (NIPM /NMA)ChennaiTamil Nadu
97Indus Seafarers Training AcademyCHENNAITamil Nadu
98International Maritime AcademyChennaiTamil Nadu
99Jeyanthinather Academy of Marine StudiesTHOOTHUKUDITamil Nadu
100Maritime FoundationChennaiTamil Nadu
101Massa Maritime AcademyCHENNAITamil Nadu
102Mohammad Sathak Engineering CollegeKilakaraiTamil Nadu
103Noorul Islam College of EngineeringKanyakumariTamil Nadu
104PSN College of Engineering And TechnologyTirunelvelliTamil Nadu
105Pondicherry Maritime AcademyPUDUCHERRYTamil Nadu
106R.L. Institute of Nautical SciencesMaduraiTamil Nadu
108School of Seamanship & Nautical TechnologyMADURANTHAKAMTamil Nadu
109Seaskills Maritime AcademyCOIMBATORETamil Nadu
110Southern Academy of Maritime StudiesCHENNAITamil Nadu
111Sri Chakra Maritime CollegeAurovilleTamil Nadu
112Sri Nandhanam College of Engineering And TechnologyTirupatturTamil Nadu
113Srivenkateshwara College of EngineeringSriperumbadurTamil Nadu
114Tamil Nadu Maritime AcademyTuticorinTamil Nadu
115Varuna Institute of Maritime StudiesChennaiTamil Nadu
116Vels Academy of Maritime Education And TrainingChennaiTamil Nadu
117Commander Ali`s Academy of Merchant NavyHyderabadTelangana
118Amer Maritime Training AcademyKanpurUttar Pradesh
119Asha International Institute of Marine TechnologyVaranasiUttar Pradesh
120Centre For Maritime Training NoidaNOIDAUttar Pradesh
121Centre for Maritime Education And TrainingLucknowUttar Pradesh
122Fosma Maritime Institute & Research OrganisationNOIDAUttar Pradesh
123HSNA Maritime Education And ResearchLUCKNOWUttar Pradesh
124Institute of Marine Education And Research LucknowLUCKNOWUttar Pradesh
125International Maritime InstituteGreater NoidaUttar Pradesh
126J.Sons Merchant Navy InstituteMeerutUttar Pradesh
127Navigator Maritime AcademyAGRAUttar Pradesh
128Oceanic Maritime AcademyDehradunUttarakhand
129Zasha Institute of Maritime StudiesDEHRADUNUttarakhand
130College of Maritime Studies And ResearchKolkataWest Bengal
131Fosma Maritime Institute & Research Organisation (Kol)KOLKATAWest Bengal
132Garden Reach Ship Builders & Engineers LtdKolkataWest Bengal
133Haldia Institute of Maritime Studies & ResearchHaldiaWest Bengal
134Hoon Maritime InstituteKOLKATAWest Bengal
135IMU , Kolkata CampusKolkataWest Bengal
136Indian Institute of Port Management (IMU Kolkata)KolkataWest Bengal
138Marine Education Charitable Trust (Extended Campus)KOLKATAWest Bengal
139Marine Educational Charitable TrustKolkataWest Bengal
140Maritime Academy of IndiaKolkataWest Bengal
141Maritime Education Training And Research Institute24 ParganasWest Bengal
142SEI Educational TrustKOLKATAWest Bengal
143Seacom Marine CollegeKolkataWest Bengal
144Seacom Marine College, HowrahHOWRAHWest Bengal
145Sensea Maritime AcademyKOLKATAWest Bengal
146The Neotia UniversityKolkataWest Bengal
147Trident College of Marine Technology24 ParganasWest Bengal
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