Marine Engineering and Research Institute was launched at the oncoming of Independence in 1947 to fulfill the development need of marine engineers in India. The Institute has been renamed Marine Engineering and Research Institute in 1994. Marine Engineering and Research Institute is India’s oldest and best known marine engineering college. The Institution before named as Directorate of Marine Engineering Training had it’s headquarter in Calcutta and a branch at Mumbai, under Ministry of Shipping (Government of India).
Marine Engineering Degree courses
Duration- 4 years
Unmarried (male/female) Indian Citizens. Limited foreign nationals may be admitted with approval of Ministry of Shipping, Govt. of India.
How to apply
APPLICATION TO Indian Institute of Maritime Studies (IIMS):
Application forms & Brochures available at
Designated SYNDICATE BANKS on payment of fees by cash.
Also at IIMS, Mumbai (Payment by Demand Draft).
MERI, Kolkata, T.S. Chanakya, Mumbai – Payment by cash.
By D. D. payable to IIMS, at Mumbai.
P-19, Taratolla Road.
Kolkata: 700 088.
West Bengal, India.
Phone: (033) 2401 4673/4674/4675/4676/4678/3677.
Fax: (033) 2401 4333.