IMU CET 2023: Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Syllabus

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The Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test for the year 2023 will be conducted soon by the Indian Maritime University. The official notification of the IMU CET 2023 is yet to be released by the examination conducting body. The official notification of the IMU CET 2023 is yet to be released by the exam conducting body. This article covers the Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Syllabus, Examination Pattern, and Application Fee of the Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test (IMU CET) 2023in detail. The candidates can check the highlights for an overview:

Name of the Exam Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test (IMU CET)
Examination Conducting Body Indian Maritime University
Level of Exam National Level
Mode of Application Online
Mode of Examination Online
Language of the Examination English 
Negative Marking No
Official Website

IMU CET 2023 Important Dates

The important dates for the IMU CET Examination 2023 are yet to be published by the exam conducting body but we have a tentative schedule of the examination based on the previous years’ schedule. 

Events Tentative Schedule
Official Notification Release 1st week of May 2023
Registration Begins On 1st week of May 2023
Registration Ends On 2nd week of June 2023
Admit Card Release 3rd week of June 2023
Date of Examination 1st week of July 2023
Result  2nd week of July 2023

IMU CET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria will be released with the official notification. To get admitted to the University, the candidates have to fulfil the mandatory eligibility criteria otherwise, they will be disqualified from the admission process. SC and ST candidates are eligible for a 5% relaxation in degree marks.

Courses Eligibility Criteria
B.Tech Must be between 17-25 years of age as of 1st August 2023. A relaxation of 5 years is applicable for SC and ST. Candidates must have a minimum of 60% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in 10+2 or equivalent exams. Additionally, a minimum of 50% marks in English is also mandatory.5% relaxation applies to SC/ST category candidates. However, no relaxation applies to English marks.
M.Tech The candidate must hold a B.Tech/B.E degree with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from a UGC-Accredited college/university. SC and ST candidates are eligible for a 5% relaxation in minimum marks.
MBA There is no age restriction. Candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks from a UGC-recognised college/university. A minimum of 50% marks in 10/10+2 is also mandatory. A relaxation of 5 years in degree for SC/ST is applicable.

IMU CET Exam Pattern 2023

The examination will be conducted through the Computer Based Test (CBT). The question paper will consist of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). The IMU CET 2023 examination’s duration will be for 90 minutes (3 hours). For every correct response, 1 mark will be awarded. There is no negative marking in case of incorrect responses or unattended questions. Details are given in the table below:

Particulars Questions Marks
UG Programs 200 200
MBA 120 120
M.Tech 120 120

Also Read: IPU CET

IMU CET 2023 Syllabus

The syllabus for IMU CET 2023 for every offered program is different as per the subject required for the examination. The Undergraduate programs entrance syllabus will consist of questions from both the 11th and 12th academic syllabus whereas the syllabus for Postgraduate programs will consist of questions from the relevant UG-level syllabus. 

B.Tech MBA M.Tech
English Quantitative Ability Logical Reasoning
General Aptitude Data Internship Mathematics
Physics Verbal Ability Mechanical Engineering
Chemistry Logical Reasoning Naval Architecture
Mathematics Marine Engineering
Civil Engineering

IMU CET 2023- Apply Online

The registration process for IMU CET 2023 will begin soon and the link for registration will be available soon. To avoid a last-minute rush, candidates are advised to register at the earliest possible. To apply for the IMU CET 2023, eligible candidates have to visit the official website of IMU CET or you can simply click on the link below which will be directed to the official website i.e.

How to Apply for IMU CET Recruitment 2023 Examination?

The entire process of registration is online and it comprises two stages:

  • Stage I– Registration Process

Step 1: The candidates are required to visit the above-mentioned link.

Step 2: Enter the basic details correctly, Name, Date of Birth, Gender, Phone Number, and Email ID.  

Step 3: After successful completion, the candidates will receive a provisional registration number and a password on their registered Email ID and phone number.  

  • Stage II– login to fill up the Application Form

Step 1: Log in with the registered number and password and complete the application process.

Step 2: Fill up the personal details, academic qualifications, and communication and permanent address details carefully.

Step 3: Choose the examination centre nearest to you.

Step 4: Upload a scanned copy of your recent passport-size photograph, signature, and left-hand thumb impression.

Step 5: Read carefully and then accept the terms and conditions.

Step 6: Verify the details entered by you carefully once more before proceeding further with the application fees.

Step 7: After verification, pay the required application fee.

Step 8: After successful payment of the application fee you will receive a copy of a receipt, download it and keep it for later reference. 

Also Read: MHT CET – Maharashtra Common Entrance Test

Application Fee for IMU CET 2023

The application fee for the IMU CET Examination 2023 is mandatory. Without successful payment, the application form will be cancelled. The application fee payment can be submitted online through the payment gateway using Debit Card, Credit Card, and Net Banking only. The application fee is non-refundable. Offline fees will not be accepted. 

Category Application Fee
General/Unreserved/Open INR 1000
Other Backward Class (OBC) INR 1000
Scheduled Caste INR 700
Scheduled Tribe INR 700


How to pay the application fee for IMU CET 2023?

You can pay the application fee through the payment gateway using your Debit card, Credit card, and Net Banking. The application fee can not be paid in offline mode.

What is the marking scheme for IMU CET 2023?

The questions will consist of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). For every correct answer, 1 mark will be awarded. No negative marks will be applicable. 

Can the application form be filled up offline?

No, the application form for IMU CET 2023 can only be filled in online mode. The registration process will begin in the 1st week of May 2023. 

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