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 No Name of the merchant navy City/District/Area State/UT
1 DR. B.R. Ambedkar Institute of Technology Port Blair Andaman & Nicobar Islands
2 Behara Institute of Maritime Training VIZIANAGARAM Andhra Pradesh
3 Praveenya Institute of Marine Engineering & Maritime Studies (PRIME) VISAKHAPATNAM Andhra Pradesh
4 VIZAG HIMT Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh
5 Institute of Marine Education And Research Patna Bihar
6 National Inland Navigation Institute PATNA Bihar
7 Urmila Institutes of Maritime Studies PATNA Bihar
8 Anglo Eastern Maritime Training Centre NEW DELHI Delhi
9 Applied Research International New Delhi Delhi
10 Applied Research International – School of Higher Academic & Professional Education – I New Delhi Delhi
11 Aquatech Institute of Maritime Studies New Delhi Delhi
12 Oceans XV Educational Trust NEW DELHI Delhi
13 Sriram Institute of Marine Studies Delhi Delhi
14 Institute of Maritime Studies Vasco da Gama Goa
15 NUSI Maritime Academy GOA Goa
18 Marina Academy of Maritime Research Centre and Charitable Trust AHMEDABAD Gujarat
19 Marine Training Academy UDVADA Gujarat
20 S.P. Marine Academy JUNAGADH Gujarat
21 U.V. Patel College of Engineering MEHSANA Gujarat
22 Natcom Education & Research Foundation GURUGRAM Haryana
23 SEI Educational Trust Faridabad FARIDABAD Haryana
24 School of Higher Academic And Professional Education (SHAPE) PANCHKULA Haryana
25 Mangalore Marine College And Technology MANGALORE Karnataka
26 ALBERT`S MARITIME INSTITUTE Kochi,Ernakulam District Kerala
27 Cochin Shipyard Limited GIRINAGAR, KOCHI Kerala
28 Euro Tech Maritime Academy COCHIN Kerala
29 Indian Maritime University(Kochi) KOCHI Kerala
30 Institute of Marine Engineers(India) Cochin Kochi Kerala
31 Kunjali Marakkar School of Marine Engineering KOCHI Kerala
32 Anglo Eastern Maritime Academy Karjat Taluka Maharashtra
33 Anglo Eastern Maritime Training Centre Mumbai Maharashtra
34 Anvay Maritime Institute NAVI MUMBAI Maharashtra
35 Asha International Institute of Marine Technology NAVI MUMBAI Maharashtra
36 Asha Marine Technical College And Research PALI Maharashtra
37 BP Marine Academy Navi Mumbai Maharashtra
38 BP Marine Academy – Panvel NAVI MUMBAI Maharashtra
39 Coral Maritime Institute of Learning And Development NAVI MUMBAI Maharashtra
40 Fleet Management Training Institute Navi Mumbai Maharashtra
41 Girik Maritime Academy NAVI MUMBAI Maharashtra
42 HSNA Maritime Education & Research -Mumbai NAVI MUMBAI Maharashtra
43 IMU, Navi Mumbai Campus Navi Mumbai Maharashtra
44 Indian Maritime University- Mumbai Port Campus (LBS CAMSAR & MERI) Mumbai Maharashtra
45 Indian Maritime University- Mumbai Port Campus (MERI) Mumbai Maharashtra
46 Indian Register of Shipping Mumbai Maharashtra
47 International Maritime Training Centre Mumbai Maharashtra
48 Loyalty Marine Education Trust NAVI MUMBAI Maharashtra
49 MASSA Maritime Academy Navi Mumbai Maharashtra
50 MMTI’S Education & Research Trust,Khopoli KHOPOLI Maharashtra
51 MTI MUMBAI Maharashtra
52 MVVS Maritime Academy MIRA ROAD-EAST Maharashtra
53 Maharashtra Academy of Naval Education & Training Pune Maharashtra
54 Mumbai Maritime Training Institute Mumbai Maharashtra
55 Naval Maritime Academy West Mumbai Maharashtra
56 OERC Academy NAVI MUMBAI Maharashtra
57 Ocean Dream Marine Training Institute NAVI MUMBAI Maharashtra
58 Oceana Maritime Training Institute NAVI MUMBAI Maharashtra
61 Sakshi Institute of Maritime Foundation MUMBAI Maharashtra
62 Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies Lonavala Maharashtra
63 Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies MUMBAI Maharashtra
64 Setrac College of Offshore Training NAVI MUMBAI Maharashtra
65 Sun Marine Academy NAVI MUMBAI Maharashtra
66 Suraksha Marine Vasai Maharashtra
67 TS Rahaman Mumbai Maharashtra
68 The Great Eastern Institute of Maritime Studies Lonavala Maharashtra
69 The Institute of Marine Engineers(India) NAVI MUMBAI Maharashtra
70 Tolani Maritime Institute Pune Maharashtra
71 Trident Institute of Maritime Studies NAVI MUMBAI Maharashtra
72 United Marine Academy Navi Mumbai Maharashtra
74 Yak Education Trust Raigad Maharashtra
75 Yak Management And Marine Education Centre Navi Mumbai Maharashtra
76 CV Raman College of Engineering Bhubaneshwar Odisha
77 Orissa Maritime Academy Paradeep Odisha
78 Springdale Academy of Maritime Education and Training(SAMET) Bhubaneswar Odisha
79 Chitkara University School of Maritime Studies Rajpura Punjab
82 M/S Asha Marine College Owned By The RMU Charitable Trust EAST SIKKIM Sikkim
83 AMET City College CHENNAI Tamil Nadu
84 AMET University Chennai Tamil Nadu
85 Balaji Seamen Training Institute Chennai Tamil Nadu
86 CMC Maritime Academy, Chennai (Campus) CHENNAI Tamil Nadu
87 Coimbatore Marine College Coimbatore Tamil Nadu
88 Cosmopolitan Technology of Maritime SRIPERUMBADUR Tamil Nadu
89 GKM College of Engineering And Technology Chennai Tamil Nadu
90 GKM Institute of Marine Sciences And Technology CHENNAI Tamil Nadu
91 HIMT College Kalpakkam Tamil Nadu
92 HIMT Tidal Park Chennai Tamil Nadu
93 Hindustan Institute of Maritime Training Chennai Tamil Nadu
94 Immanuel Arasar College of Marine Engineering MARTHANDAM Tamil Nadu
95 Indian Maritime College Chennai Tamil Nadu
96 Indian Maritime University,Chennai (NIPM /NMA) Chennai Tamil Nadu
97 Indus Seafarers Training Academy CHENNAI Tamil Nadu
98 International Maritime Academy Chennai Tamil Nadu
99 Jeyanthinather Academy of Marine Studies THOOTHUKUDI Tamil Nadu
100 Maritime Foundation Chennai Tamil Nadu
101 Massa Maritime Academy CHENNAI Tamil Nadu
102 Mohammad Sathak Engineering College Kilakarai Tamil Nadu
103 Noorul Islam College of Engineering Kanyakumari Tamil Nadu
104 PSN College of Engineering And Technology Tirunelvelli Tamil Nadu
105 Pondicherry Maritime Academy PUDUCHERRY Tamil Nadu
106 R.L. Institute of Nautical Sciences Madurai Tamil Nadu
108 School of Seamanship & Nautical Technology MADURANTHAKAM Tamil Nadu
109 Seaskills Maritime Academy COIMBATORE Tamil Nadu
110 Southern Academy of Maritime Studies CHENNAI Tamil Nadu
111 Sri Chakra Maritime College Auroville Tamil Nadu
112 Sri Nandhanam College of Engineering And Technology Tirupattur Tamil Nadu
113 Srivenkateshwara College of Engineering Sriperumbadur Tamil Nadu
114 Tamil Nadu Maritime Academy Tuticorin Tamil Nadu
115 Varuna Institute of Maritime Studies Chennai Tamil Nadu
116 Vels Academy of Maritime Education And Training Chennai Tamil Nadu
117 Commander Ali`s Academy of Merchant Navy Hyderabad Telangana
118 Amer Maritime Training Academy Kanpur Uttar Pradesh
119 Asha International Institute of Marine Technology Varanasi Uttar Pradesh
120 Centre For Maritime Training Noida NOIDA Uttar Pradesh
121 Centre for Maritime Education And Training Lucknow Uttar Pradesh
122 Fosma Maritime Institute & Research Organisation NOIDA Uttar Pradesh
123 HSNA Maritime Education And Research LUCKNOW Uttar Pradesh
124 Institute of Marine Education And Research Lucknow LUCKNOW Uttar Pradesh
125 International Maritime Institute Greater Noida Uttar Pradesh
126 J.Sons Merchant Navy Institute Meerut Uttar Pradesh
127 Navigator Maritime Academy AGRA Uttar Pradesh
128 Oceanic Maritime Academy Dehradun Uttarakhand
129 Zasha Institute of Maritime Studies DEHRADUN Uttarakhand
130 College of Maritime Studies And Research Kolkata West Bengal
131 Fosma Maritime Institute & Research Organisation (Kol) KOLKATA West Bengal
132 Garden Reach Ship Builders & Engineers Ltd Kolkata West Bengal
133 Haldia Institute of Maritime Studies & Research Haldia West Bengal
134 Hoon Maritime Institute KOLKATA West Bengal
135 IMU , Kolkata Campus Kolkata West Bengal
136 Indian Institute of Port Management (IMU Kolkata) Kolkata West Bengal
138 Marine Education Charitable Trust (Extended Campus) KOLKATA West Bengal
139 Marine Educational Charitable Trust Kolkata West Bengal
140 Maritime Academy of India Kolkata West Bengal
141 Maritime Education Training And Research Institute 24 Parganas West Bengal
142 SEI Educational Trust KOLKATA West Bengal
143 Seacom Marine College Kolkata West Bengal
144 Seacom Marine College, Howrah HOWRAH West Bengal
145 Sensea Maritime Academy KOLKATA West Bengal
146 The Neotia University Kolkata West Bengal
147 Trident College of Marine Technology 24 Parganas West Bengal
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