Tolani Maritime Institute of Science Aptitude Test – TMISAT

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TMISAT 2021 Entrance Exam 

Tolani Maritime Institute ( TMI ) invites admission Application for UG programs for the academic session 2021 – 2022.

TMISAT 2021 Programmes

The following programmes are offered by the Indian Maritime University

  • 4-Year B. Tech ( Marine Engineering )
  • 4-Year B. Tech ( Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering )
  • 3-Year BBA ( Logistics, Retailing and E-Commerce )
  • 3-Year B. Sc ( Maritime Science )
  • 3-Year B. Sc ( Nautical Science )
  • 3-Year B. Sc ( Ship Building & Repair ) – This Programme is being conducted only in the Affiliated Institutes.
  • 1-Year Diploma in Nautical Science ( DNS ) leading to B.Sc. ( Applied Nautical Science ) .

Programmes Duration Intake capacity

CampusProgrammes OfferedDurationSanctioned Strength
KolkataB.Tech ( Marine Engineering )4 Years286
MumbaiB.Tech ( Marine Engineering )4 Years80
B.Sc ( Nautical Science )3 Years180
B.Sc ( Maritime Science )3 Years40
Diploma in Nautical Science leading to B.Sc ( Applied Nautical Science )1 Years40
ChennaiBBA ( Logistics, Retailingand E-Commerce )3 Years60
B.Sc ( Nautical Science )3 Years120
Diploma in Nautical Science leading to B.Sc ( Applied Nautical Science )1 Years40
VisakhapatnamB.Tech ( Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering )4 Years40
CochinBBA ( Logistics, Retailingand E-Commerce )3 Years40
B.Sc ( Nautical Science )3 Years40
B.Tech ( Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering )4 Years40

TMISAT 2021 Eligibility

  • 10+2 / equivalent ( PCM -60% and minimum of 50% marks in English subject in 10th / 12th Examination. )

Note : In case of SC / ST candidates there will be a 5% relaxation in eligibility marks; however, it will not apply to English marks.

 For B.Tech. Marine Engineering & B. Sc. Nautical Technology

  • Qualifying in IMUCET is mandatry for admission.
  • The following criteria have to be met in order to be eligible for admission into the B.Tech. Marine Engineering degree programme at Tolani Maritime Institute

Age limit

Age as on the date of admission on 17th July, 2020 shall be as follows

  • Minimum age – 17 years
  • Maximum age – 25 Years

Note : For Scheduled Castes ( SC ) & Schedule Tribe candidates ( ST ) Candidates maximum age relaxation is for five ( 5 ) years.


TMI encourages the participation of both genders without discrimination.

Marital Status 

Only unmarried candidates will be considered.

Academic Qualifications

You must have successfully completed the Senior Secondary Examination ( 10+2 ) or its equivalent with :

  • At least 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics ( P C M ), and
  • At least 50% marks in English either in Class X or Class XII.

Physical Fitness

Candidate for admission to marine courses ( DG Shipping-approved courses ) are required to produce certificate for medical fitness by Doctors approved by Director General of Shipping. List of approved doctors for issuing the certificate is available at pdf. The candidate must be physically fit and should meet the medical requirements as specified by DGS guidelines. Candidates with Disability ( DA ) are not eligible for admission to all marine and related courses.

Failure to meet the medical standards would disqualify a candidate for admission. In case of an appeal, the same will be referred to a medical board appointed by the Indian Maritime University. The decision of such medical board shall be final. Cadets are subject to further medical examination by the respective shipping companies before joining ships.

Note : All Candidates who qualify for B Tech ( Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering ) and B.Sc ( Ship Building & Repair ) degree courses will have to submit a Physical Fitness Certificate from Registered Medical Practitioner.

TMISAT 2021 Reservation of Seats

15% of the total seats available to Indian Nationals are reserved for eligible candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, 7.5% for Scheduled Tribe and 27% Seats are reserved for Other Backward Class ( OBC ) candidates belonging to non- creamy layer ( NCL ) . For applicants belonging to SC / ST, a relaxation of 5% of the aggregate marks will be considered for all programmes except in English subject marks.

Reservation of seats in U.G courses for students from Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep and Minicoy Islands, Eight North Eastern States ( including Sikkim ) and Jammu & Kashmir in IMU, Campuses:-

Maximum number of seats reserved in a given Academic Year for the U.G Programmes put together in all IMU Campuses shall be as follows:

  •  Andaman and Nicobar Islands – 20 seats
  •  Lakshadweep and Minicoy Islands – 10 seats
  •  Eight North Eastern States ( including Sikkim ) – 40 seats
  •  Jammu and Kashmir – 10 seats

Candidates belonging to SC / ST will be required to produce in support of the claim, a certificate, in original, as per the form given in APPENDIX I ( A ) from the District Magistrate or any other officer who has been designated by the State Government concerned as competent authority to issue such certificate of the District in which his parents ( or surviving parent or if there are no surviving parents, he / himself she / herself ) ordinarily reside at the time of Certificate Verification.

The OBC candidates ( non-creamy layer ) will be required to produce original OBC ( NCL ) certificate issued on or after 1st January, 2018 by a competent authority as per the form prescribed time of Certificate Verification.

Those failing to do so will NOT be considered for admission to the respective reserved seats.

TMISAT 2021 Exam Pattern

No. of Questions – 200 multiple choice questions

TMISAT 2021 Syllabus

  • English
  • General Aptitude
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics at Plus 2 level

NIFT Admissions

Online Application 14 December 2020 to 21 January 2021.

JEE Main

Application Form Submission 16 Dec 2020 to 16 Jan 2021.