IMU CET 2020: Counselling (Started), Dates, Admission List (Released)

IMU CET 2020IMU CET 2020 Seat Allotment for M.Tech & MBA courses has been released on 15th December 2020. Examination has been cancelled due to covid-19. It is conducted by the Indian Maritime University. IMU CET is a national level entrance test organized once in every year to offer admissions into various UG & PG courses. The admission is offered to the candidates qualifying this All India Common entrance test in Marine engineering field. Admission can be provided in five campuses located in Cochin, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai and Vishakhapatnam. Go through this article to get updated details about dates, result & much more of IMU CET 2020.

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IMU CET 2020 NotificationsAllotment Released

newiconIMU CET 2020 Seat Allotment for M.Tech & MBA courses has been released on 15th December 2020. Check here for counselling details.

newiconIMU CET 2020 Final Allotment List for UG (except BBA) course on 16th November 2020 . Check here for counselling details.

newiconIMU CET 2021 exam will be conducted in the month of June 2021. Get more details about IMU CET 2021 here. 

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Offered Courses

The following UG and PG programmes are offered by IMU through CET:

UG Programmes:

  • B.Tech (Marine Engineering, Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering)
  • B.Sc. (Nautical Science, Maritime Science, Ship Building and Repair)
  • Diploma (Nautical Science)

PG Programmes:

  • MBA (Port & Shipping management and International transportation & logistics management)
  • M.Tech (Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering, Dredging & Harbor Engineering, Marine engineering & management), etc.

IMU CET 2020 Exam Dates

Candidates can check below IMU CET important dates for various events below:

Release date of application form1st July 2020
Last date to submit application form30th September 2020
Application correction22nd – 31st August 2020
Admit card releases
IMU CET 2020 Exam
Result announcement26th September 2020
Last date to edit result30th September 2020
Counselling process for UG & PG (except BBA)26th September 2020

IMU CET 2020 Counselling

Candidates who gets short-listed have to register themselves online for IMU CET counselling session. The online counselling has been held in IMU campuses only.

Various campuses conducts their counselling separately. Candidates have to bring their original qualification documents with physical fitness certificate.

Candidates are required to get themselves registered for admission in various campuses as per their choice. Also, candidates have to download their counselling letter and pay counselling fee to participate in the counselling session.

Seats are allocated as per the rank secured by students in the entrance test.

IMU CET 2020 Cut Off

On the basis of number of applicants, difficulty level, seats availability and other factors, the cut off has been decided. IMU CET Cut Off is decided whether the student gets qualified or not in the exam.

Through cut-off scores candidate can apply in various colleges. Candidates who successfully qualify the cut-off criteria are called for counselling.

IMU CET 2020 Result

IMU CET Result/ Merit List has been declared via online mode. The result details can be checked by the students by logging in with the registered credentials.

Also, the scorecard has been released via online mode. Overall rank & marks scored by the candidates in each section has been mentioned in the score-card.

By checking the score-card/result details, candidates get to know their qualifying status for counselling process.

FAQ’s (Frequently Asked Questions)

Answer: IMU CET 2020 Application form can be submitted only through online mode.

Answer: The exam of IMU CET 2020 is conducted once in a year.

Answer: The Application process of IMU CET 2020 has been started from 1st July 2020.

Answer: Last date to submit IMU CET 2020 application form is till 30th September 2020.

Answer: No, IMU CET 2020 entrance test will have no negative marking.

Answer: There will be no entrance exam this year due to pandemic situation.

Answer: Candidates can pay the IMU CET 2020 Application fee by online mode through net banking/credit card/debit card.

IMU CET 2020 Exam Centers

IMU CET 2020 exam will be conducted in various cities like Agra, Allahabad, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Faridabad, Guwahati, Jaipur, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Muzzafarpur, Kanpur, Kota, Kolkata, Madurai, Meerut, Mumbai, Nagpur, New Delhi, Noida, Raipur, Ranchi, Siliguri, Srinagar, Trivandrum, Patna, Pune, Shimla, Varanasi and Vishakhapatnam, etc.

IMU CET 2020 Application Form

Check complete details of IMU CET 2020 Application form below:

  • IMU CET 2020 Application Form can be filled through online mode.
  • Candidates are able to fill their application form from 1st July 2020.
  • Complete application process consist of various steps – Online registration, filling details, uploading of documents and payment of application fee.
  • Candidates have to upload scanned copy of the photograph, signature, 10th Mark Sheet & other relevant documents.
  • Last date to fill the application form is till 30th September 2020.
  • Candidate must register with working email ID/number as after submission of form login credentials will be sent.

Application Fee:

Mode of Payment: Candidate are able to pay the fee by online mode through net banking/credit card/debit card.

CategoryApplication Fee
General & OBCRs.1000
Reserved (ST/SC) candidatesRs.700
Check Here How to Fill IMU CET 2020 Application Form

IMU CET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Know the IMU CET Eligibility Criteria below for different programmes:

For B.Tech (Marine Engineering)/ B.Sc (Nautical Science):

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have cleared their 12th level exams from a recognized board.
  • Qualifying Marks: Candidates must score 60% marks in PCM & minimum 50% marks in English in class 10th/12th. In case of SC/ST, there will be 5% of relaxation in eligibility marks (not in English).
  • Age Criteria: Applying candidate’s age must be between 17-25 years as on academic year. 5% relaxation for ST/SC.

For B.SC (Ship Building and Repair):

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have passed their 10+2 level exams from a recognized board.
  • Qualifying Marks: Candidates must score 50% marks in PCM & minimum 50% marks in English in class 10th/12th. In case of SC/ST, 5% of relaxation will be given in eligibility marks (not in English).

For M.Tech:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have passed in BE/B.Tech in Marine Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering/ Naval Architecture from a recognized board.
  • Qualifying Marks: Applying candidates must have secured at least of 60% marks in qualifying exam.

For MBA:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have done bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized board or university.
  • Qualifying Marks: Candidates are required to score minimum aggregate of 50% marks in qualifying subjects and 50% marks in English subject.

IMU CET 2020 Exam Pattern

Candidates can check the IMU CET Exam Patten below:

  • Exam mode: IMU CET 2020 will be held only through Online (computer-based) mode.
  • Questions Type: The questions in the test will be of MCQ’s type.
  • Number of questions: There will be total of 200 questions for UG and 120 questions for PG test.
  • Time: 3 hours will be given to complete the paper.
  • Marking Scheme: 1 mark will be allotted for each correct answer.
  • Negative Marking: There will be no negative marking for wrong answer.

Check the distribution of questions of IMU CET 2020 for UG programme:

SubjectsNo. of questions
General Aptitude25

IMU CET 2020 Syllabus

IMU CET Syllabus for 2020 session vary for UG and PG programmes. The UG test syllabus will be according to 10+2 level.

For UG Courses:

The Syllabus will contain various topics from the subjects of English, General Aptitude, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics studied at 12th level.

For MBA Course:

The Syllabus will include topics from Quantitative Ability, Data Interpretation, Verbal Ability and Logical Reasoning.

For M.Tech Course:

The Syllabus will include topics from English, Mathematics & one of Mechanical Engineering/ Marine Engineering/ Naval Architecture/ Civil Engineering.

IMU CET 2020 Preparation Tips

Know various IMU CET preparation tips below to enhance your exam preparation:

  • Candidates must concentrate on exam pattern & syllabus according to the course they have opted.
  • Candidates must keep a track of latest news through newspaper, television media, and internet for General knowledge part.
  • Candidates should make a proper time-table & follow the schedule on regular basis.
  • Attempt mock test to know preparation standards.
  • Make short notes for each topic & revise them.

IMU CET 2020 Admit Card

IMU CET Admit card will be released through online mode. Candidates must check their email regularly as an automated email will be sent to candidate to download the admit card. No candidate will get their admit cards by post.

It is mandatory to carry the admit card on the exam day otherwise entry will not be allowed into the exam hall. Complete details of exam and appearing candidate will be contained in the admit card.

If you have any query regarding IMU CET 2020, you can ask your query by leaving your comment below.

Displaying 224 Comments
  1. Mohd Arsh khan says:

    Sir ye imu me Bsc Nautical science entrance date kb niklegi

  2. Abhay chavan says:

    Sir i gave an exam of 12th in 2020 academic year,my result will come in may 2020 can i apply for imu cet

  3. Nikita thakur says:

    Sir l have passed 12 now …can girls aaply for this test???

  4. Shyam shankar says:

    Does IMU cet exam has an option for ETO course?

  5. Dhananjay says:

    Sir I am currently in 11 std and will appear for imucet exam in 2021. So which books should I refer to clear it?

  6. riya d says:

    can girls apply?

  7. Sumeet says:

    Sir Maine 12 kiya Hoon aur sir ye sponsorship lene wla Kya matter hota hai isme

  8. Ashu singh says:

    My total percentage in 12th is 68% and i got 44 marks in mathematics. Am i eligible to take this exam ? Replied with yes or no

  9. sagar says:

    can any graduate apply for pg courses through imucet as i am aeronautical engineer can i apply for pg courses

  10. Ashutosh sharma says:

    Do we have to do registration in any merchant navy collage before imu cet exam for sponsorship

  11. Sarang kamble says:

    What syllabus for imucet?

  12. Yogesh says:

    Sir maine civil ki a hai….kya mai eligible hu sir…plzz rply

  13. Jasmeen says:

    Sir Can girls apply for this test ??

  14. Vishwajeet singh says:

    Without appearing in imu-cet 2020 can i get admission in any of the imu campus????and whats is physical fitness certificate for counselling

  15. Allhabakash says:

    Sir without appearing imu cet we can get admission in the marine engineering colleges?

  16. Abdul says:

    Students who want to do the DME course, even they have to give this IMUCET test?? Or any other test for them? Or direct joining?? Plzz reply! Its quite confusing

  17. Adithya Sunil says:

    I am appearing the +2 exams in this month.In April can I apply with my 10th marks for IMU CET? or after my results only? I am interested in taking Diploma in Nautical science.

  18. Aman says:

    Sir maine 10ki h main test ki elligible hu kya nhi

  19. Rohit says:

    Me st caste se hoo mere 12th math 40 nub hai kya me apply kar sakta ho

  20. Aman says:

    क्या मैथ में 59 नंबर है तो भर सकते है ये फॉम

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      Candidates must score 60% marks in PCM & minimum 50% marks in English in class 10th/12th. In case of SC/ST, there will be 5% of relaxation in eligibility marks (not in English).

  21. Mehul Poddar says:

    In which colleges can I get admission through the exam imu-cet?

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      On the basis of IMU CET scores, you will be able to apply for admissions into any of its six campuses – Chennai, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai Port Campus, Navi Mumbai Campus and Visakhapatnam.

  22. Satendra yadav says:

    Sir how can I get sample paper of entrence exam of imu cet

  23. Yashjoshi says:

    Sir now iam in 12th i want to fill my application form this year can i??

  24. Rishu Pathak says:

    Sir I want Previous Years Questions Paper of imu cet.

  25. Pratap Ranjan Singh says:

    If I am appearing 12th this year can i apply

  26. TARUN SHARMA says:


  27. Shashank says:

    I am looking to do MBA from IMU. Will they conduct CET in May 2020 for MBA?

  28. Anand kalase says:

    Sir,what is the syllabus
    for IMU test.whethere NCERT or
    State board syllabus.

  29. Gayatri sharma says:

    Sir Girls can also give this exam…? And. For MBA from which stream of graduation is want.. Commerce student can also be eligible for this exam..or not..?

  30. Komali says:

    Girls are eligible to this exm?

  31. Kumar abhinav says:

    What is the second list what if i qualify in second list or in third….

  32. V R Sreejith says:

    When IMU is publishing the online counselling portal details. Will they inform the same individually ???!!! Or it will be published in the Website.

  33. Sahil khan says:

    According to my date of birth i am now 16 years old can i appear for imu exam 2020.

  34. Mohan says:

    Does imu cet offer diploma courses also?

  35. harsh says:

    can i give imu cet for GME(Graduate Marine Engineering)? and if i can apply for GME than the IMU will provide the company placement ?

  36. Shivam kumar says:

    Do the exam dates of jee advance and IMU cet coincide.colleges are provided according to our rank

  37. NIKHIl Abhishek says:

    I will complete my 12th this year till march with my subject as commerce.
    I want to join merchant navy.
    Am i eligible for this profession.
    I want to join in Electrical engineering.

  38. Vedant Singh Tomar says:

    Does IMU have BBA shipping and logistics.As I have commerce with maths in class 12th.

  39. PRAKASH says:

    what is international maritime academy. and what is IMU

  40. Nakul Arora says:

    Please keeping sending me all the notifications related to IMU CET

  41. Rohit singh says:

    Is this also known
    as sponcership test ???

  42. Satyanarayana says:

    Don’t conduct in DNS entrance exam in IMU cet in June .

  43. Ganesh metkari says:

    Mi aata 12th science madhe shikat aahe mala 12 vi nantar merchant navy join karaychi aahe mag mi IMU CET cha form kadhi bharaycha. Aani mi NT(c) cast madhun aahe mag mala IMU CET la kiti marks padave lasting.

  44. Gokul says:

    Am a b tech graduate in mechanical engineering and 26 yes old I eligible for IMU CET exam.

  45. Ishika says:

    Can a 12th appearing candidate apply for this exam?

  46. Samir Khan says:

    What type of physical fitness certificate required?

  47. Vivekpatel says:

    Give me letest form applying

  48. Mohammad waris quraishi says:

    After crack imu then what shall we have to do

  49. Manjeetsingh says:

    Sir imu cet ka form kab aaiga course
    for dns

  50. lavkush kumar says:

    sir u will temm me about placement

  51. Pankaj Yadav says:

    Sir may I know how can we get sponsorship of angle eastern….???

  52. Sushantshete says:

    Sir what’s the date for imu cet for Jan Batch 2020 n how to fill the form for the same bcoz on website no link is displaying can u please help

  53. Prakash sahu says:

    Tell me about fee structure of and placement detail

  54. Prakash sahu says:

    If I clear the exam of imucet than job will be fixed or not…

  55. Randhir says:

    Sir I have passed 12th now and I want to become chief engineer in merchand navy what should I do

  56. Siddesh Pawar says:

    Sir what they ask in interview after? After we quilified imucet

  57. Juned Hamid shaikh says:

    What will be the fees of collegs allotted through counseling for b tech and bsc

  58. Juned Hamid shaikh says:

    What is the cut off of last year?

  59. Manisha says:

    What will be the fees for colleges alloted through counselling for mba?
    What is the syllabus for mba?

  60. Akash Singh says:

    Sir I have specs can I join merchant Navy then also.

  61. Piyush yadav says:

    Sir I have heard that tattoo on body will not be allowed so wht if we contain tattoos on our body…….?

  62. soham warke says:

    sir Sir I got 56 37,40 in PCM am I have eligibility for Merchant Navy

  63. soham warke says:

    sir please counselling ceners to ptovided to mumbai

  64. Adarsh says:

    IMU CET is conducted twice in a year January batch is for DNS only
    But you mentioned only once in a year

  65. AVANISH YADAV says:

    I am Pursuing mechanical engineering final year but mai marine engineering ka deplom Karana hai

  66. Shiv sankar says:

    Sir I got 78,73,37 in PCM am I have eligibility for Merchant Navy

  67. anju says:

    Im doing commerce with political science..can i apply for this courses like bsc in ship building and repair and bsc in logistics

  68. Jibin says:

    What are the physical requirements

  69. Gurshinder singh says:

    Sir what is the annual fee for marine engineering

  70. Shephali tandekar says:

    I belongs to sc category. What will be the college fees after getting admission at marine engineering college?

  71. Raunak soni says:

    Is their IMU cet exam held in January month only for DNS course

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