Marine Engineering and Research Institute Exam 2018
The Marine Engineering and Research Institute is the oldest and best known marine engineering college in India. They have two campuses one in Kolkata and another in Mumbai. MERI Entrance Exam used to be the admission entrance test for T.S Chanakya, Navi Mumbai and Marine Engineering and Research Institute Kolkata as well as Marine Engineering and Research Institute Mumbai, which has been currently replaced by JEE Main from 2014.
The candidates were admitted to the following courses in the said institute:
- Three years course leading to B. Sc(Nautical Science) Degree at T.S ChanakyaNavi Mumbai
- Four years of Marine Engineering Degree at Marine Engineering and Research Institute Kolkata (MERI)
- Three years polyvalent B.Sc( Maritime Science) Degree at MERI -the esteemed Marine Engineering and Research Institute Mumbai
MERI Seat Availability
- 156 in T.s Chanakya Navi Mumbai
- 208 in Marine Engineering and Research Institute Kolkata
- 39 in Marine Engineering and Research Institute Mumbai
Out of these seats, 10 seats are reserved for Foreign Nationals in all three institutes each, the details of which can be obtained from Indian Institute of Maritime Studies. And 15% of the seats are reserved for S.C candidates, 7.5% for S.T candidates and 18% for the OBC candidates or the noncreamy layer of the society. Provided that notwithstanding anything all the Indian National candidates must fill up the JEE-IIT Form as well as a separate form issued by Indian Institute of Maritime Sciences.
MERI 2018 Eligibility Criteria
- Gender- Male
- Age- Born on or after 1st of October 1989 (for general category), Born on or after 1st of October 1984 (for S.C/S.T candidates)
- Academic Qualification- All the candidates must successfully complete the Senior Secondary Examination (10+2) or its equivalent with the following subjects:
Application Form and information brochure would be available at the above-mentioned institutes. Medical Standard scan is obtained from some designated branches of Syndicate Bank on the payment of Rs. 1000.
MERI Contact Details
MERI, Kolkata (Calcutta) is located at: P-19, Taratolla Road. Kolkata: 700 088. West Bengal, India. Phone: (033) 2401 4673/4674/4675/4676/4678/3677. Fax: (033) 2401 4333.
Indian Institute of Maritime Studies T.S Chanakya Campus Karave, Nerul Navi Mumbai-400706 Phone Number-912227706803/6804 Email: [email protected]
Marine Engineering And Research Institute IMU, Mumbai Campus, Hay Bunder, Tank Road, Mumbai- 400033. Tel : 91-22-23723577 / 23725987 / 23774261, Fax No. 91-22-23753151 E-mail : [email protected] Website :www.imumumbai.com Go to Homepage