BTech Marine Engineering (Lateral Entry) – 3 Years | HIMT College

B.Tech Marine Engineering – Lateral Entry

  • Course Duration : 3 Years

  • Approved by : D.G. Shipping Govt.Of India. Approval No: TR/A/80/2015

  • Affiliated by : Indian Maritime University (IMU).
  • Approval No: IMU-HQ/R/03/07/2022-HIMT-Vol II

  • Department : Engine

  • Entrance Test : HIMT (Online)

  • Course Commencement : Aug

All Diploma students can join the second year of lateral entry B.Tech Marine Engineering course. This 3-year residential course is affiliated with Indian Maritime University (IMU) and approved by D. G.Shipping, Govt. of India. This course leads to Marine Engineering Officer- Class IV Certificate of Competency, awarded by the Ministry of Shipping (Government of India), after six months of sea service after their course.

This course is strictly residential. Course commences on Every year August Month.


Application Fee999/-
Course Fees Per Year*3,25,000/-
Caution Deposit (Refundable)25,000/-

*Course Fees include Accommodation, Food, Workshops, Laboratory, Library, Uniform & Books.


  • We offer scholarships for deserving students. Click here to find the list of scholarships.
  • Examination Fees & yearly IMU Programme Fees are additional and have to be paid by the candidate to Indian Maritime University (IMU).
  • The course fees can be paid Semester-Wise from 2nd Year. Subsequent Semester fees have to be paid Online prior to 1st May and 1st Nov.
  • The Application Fee paid is non-refundable
  • As per D. G. Shipping Guidelines, passport is mandatory to join the course.
  • Caution Deposits are refundable at the end of the course after adjustments of laundry charges & damages, breakages etc., if any.
  • Fees paid is forfeited if withdrawn from the Course after the course commencement.
  • ⁠Admissions are subject to meeting the mandatory requirement of course.
  • All fees can be paid online. We offer Net Banking, UPI, Credit Card, and Debit Card. ⁠Cash/Cheque payments are not entertained.


Programme Structure

Semester III

S. NoTheoryPractical Laboratories/Workshops
1Basic Control EngineeringBasic Control Engineering
2Solid MechanicsSolid Mechanics
3Fluid MechanicsFluid Mechanics
4Applied ThermodynamicsApplied Thermodynamics and Industrial Chemistry
5Statistics and Data Analysis using Python & RMarine Workshop (Electrical Safety, Maintenance and Repair)
6Marine Machinery Systems
7Electrical Machines
8Mechanics of Machines

Semester IV

S. NoTheoryPractical Laboratories/Workshops
1Strength of MaterialsAutomation, Control Engineering and Safety Devices
2Marine Turbo MachineryMarine Engineering Skills
3Marine Internal Combustion Engines & Technology 1
4Marine Pollution Prevention and Safety
5Electro Technology
6Marine Boilers and Steam Systems
7Automation, Control Engineering and Safety Devices
8Refrigeration and Air Condition

Semester VI

S. NoTheoryPractical Laboratories/Workshops
1Artificial Intelligence and Machine LearningMarine Simulators: Electrical, Propulsion and Maneuvering
2Marine Machinery Systems and DesignMarine Propulsion Plant: Configuration and Characteristics
3Marine Propulsion Plant: Configuration and CharacteristicsTechnical Report writing and Engineering Mode
4Marine Propulsion Plant and Auxiliary Machinery: Performance AssessmentPractical Hydraulics and Pneumatics
5Naval Architecture 2
6Shipboard Safety Management

Semester VII

S. No TheoryPractical Laboratories/Workshops
1Piping and Pumping Systems: Design and OperationPLC and Automation Control
2PLC and Automation ControlMaintenance and Repair of Electrical, Electronic and Automation Systems
3Management Principles of Ship Operation
4Maritime Law and Ship’s Business
5Marine Materials
6Fuels and Lubricants
7Sea Trials, Dry docking, Shipyard

Semester VIII

1Practical Training with Assignment and Project Work (With TARB)
2Micro Credit Course Baskets (Appendix to Syllabus)


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