Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test

Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test

Mode of ExamOnline
Level of ExamNational Level

IMU CET stands for Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test. IMU CET may be a national level entrance examination conducted by Indian Maritime University for admissions into various disciplines of UG and PG courses offered by its five campuses – Cochin, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai and Visakhapatnam.  Candidates have to qualify IMU CET 2022 to be eligible for admission.

Application form and fees:

IMU CET application form 2022 will be available at Read the complete process to submit the application form below.

  • Go to the official website or click on the link, which will be updated here later

  • IMU CET registration page will open in a new window

  • Fill your name as given in the Class 10 mark sheet

  • Fill parents’ name as given in the Class 10 mark sheet

  • Select gender (male/female)

  • Select nationality

  • Fill your date of birth as given in the Class 10 mark sheet

  • Fill correspondence address and permanent address along with PIN code

  • Fill complete educational details such as passing year, percentage, board name, etc.

  • Select the exam centre as per your convenience.

  • Upload photos, signature and other documents in the prescribed format.

  • Pay the application fee through debit card/credit card/net banking.

  • Preview the application form and then click on the submit button for the final submission.

IMU CET Application Fee details

The application procedure will remain incomplete until the fee payment. Candidates have to pay the prescribed fee online through debit card/credit card/net banking. The application fee varies from category to category which will be non-refundable in nature. Check the IMU CET application fee in the table below.

Category- Fee

General and OBC-NCL- Rs.1000/-

SC/ST- Rs.700/-


Exam Pattern:

  • The exam will be held in online mode where MCQ type questions are asked.

  • Exam will be of 120 marks. For each correct answer candidates will be awarded with 1 mark and there is no negative marking.

  • The exam tests candidates aspiring for B.Tech and M.Tech programs for their knowledge in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, GK, and aptitude.

  • Candidates aspiring for MBA admissions are tested for their proficiency in Quantitative, verbal, Data interpretation, and logical reasoning abilities.


Candidates who are willing to require admissions through IMU CET 2022 must make sure that they qualify all the eligibility criteria as mentioned within the official notification of IMU otherwise their candidature would be cancelled by the conducting authority at any stage of examination/admission. The detailed eligibility criteria are mentioned below:

  • Candidates applying for engineering (lateral also)/B.Sc/Diploma/ courses must have studied and passed examinations in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics at plus two level with minimum 60% in aggregate. They would also be required to score a minimum of 50% marks in English at plus two level.

  • Candidates must have applied for a passport before taking admission through CET.

  • Minimum age of candidate should be 17 years and Maximum age shouldn't exceed 25 years. Both the ages that are maximum and minimum would be counted as on August, 1, 2019.

  • Candidates applying in marine courses would be required to produce the medical fitness certified by Doctors approved by the Director General of Shipping.


Parts of Speech

Synonyms and Antonyms

Meaning of words/phrases


Phrasal verbs



General Aptitude

Critical Reasoning

Word Groups


Structural Analysis

Syllogism (Logic Syllogism (Logic-based questions)

Fill in / Completion of series based on Pattern / Logic, Data Sufficiency

Data Interpretation

Pipes & Cisterns

Odd Man Out

Boat & Streams

Numerical Computation

Numerical Estimation

Time & Work




Time & Distance

Height & Distance

Quantitative Aptitude

Analytical Reasoning

Logic Reasoning

Fault Diagnosis

Abstract Reasoning

Mechanical Reasoning

Mixture & Allegation



General Knowledge


Basic GK Questions

Current Affairs



Units and Measurement, Description of Motion in Two and Three Dimensions, Description of Motion in One Dimension, Laws of Motion, Rotational Motion and Moment of Inertia, Work, Energy, and Power,  Gravitation, Oscillations, Solids and Fluids, Waves, Transference of Heat, Heat and Thermodynamics, Current Electricity, Electrostatics, Thermal and Chemical Effects of Currents, Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents, Magnetostatics, Ray Optics, Electromagnetic Waves, ,Wave Optics, Electron and Photons, Solids and Semiconductors Devices,  Atoms, Molecules, and Nuclei, etc.



Sets, Relations, and Functions, Matrices and Determinants, Complex Numbers, Quadratic Equations, Mathematical Induction and Its Application, Permutations and Combinations, Binomial Theorem and Its Applications, Differential Calculus, Sequences and Series, Integral Calculus, Two-Dimensional Geometry, Differential Equations, Three-Dimensional Geometry, Measures of Central Tendency and Dispersion, Vector Algebra, Probability, Statics, Trigonometry, Dynamics, etc.



Some Basic Concepts, Atomic Structure, States of Matter, Solutions, Chemical Equilibrium, Chemical Energetics and Thermodynamics, Redox Reactions and Electrochemistry, Surface Chemistry, Rates of Chemical Reactions and Chemical Kinetics, Chemical Families Periodic Properties, Chemistry of Non-Metals – 1, Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure, Chemistry of Non-metals-II, Chemistry of Lighter Metals, Chemistry of Representative Elements, Heavy Metals, Transition Metals Including Lanthanides, Nuclear Chemistry, Coordination Chemistry and Organo-Metallics, Purification and Characterisation of Organic Compounds, Hydrocarbons, Some Basic Principles, Organic Compound Containing Halogens, Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen, Organic Compounds Containing Oxygen, Bio Molecules and Biological Processes, Synthetic and Natural Polymers, Chemistry In Action, Environmental Chemistry, etc.


Application Start Date :
Application End Date :
Exam Date :

11th June 2022

Result Date :
Conducted By :

Indian Maritime University

Official Website :