Euro Tech Maritime Academy

Coordinates: 10°02′13″N 76°23′07″E / 10.0370°N 76.3852°E / 10.0370; 76.3852
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Euro Tech Maritime Academy
MottoStrength to Seafarers
PrincipalCapt. Biju Varghese
DirectorMr. Jenson Paul, Mr.Babu Joseph
Location, ,
683 562
10°02′13″N 76°23′07″E / 10.0370°N 76.3852°E / 10.0370; 76.3852

Euro Tech Maritime Academy is an educational institute in India dedicated to maritime education and training. It is situated on the outskirts of the city of Kochi. It is affiliated to the Indian Maritime University[1][2] and approved by Directorate General Of Shipping[3] the government of India. The institution offers extensive education and training in pre-sea and post-sea training for candidates ranging from cadets to officers.


The institute was established in 2005 and was inaugurated by Chief Minister, Mr Oommen Chandy on 16 April 2005 [4][5]


Admissions for Euro Tech Maritime Academy B Tech Courses are based on All India level online exams conducted by Indian Maritime University. The preliminary round of entrance examinations are done online. Admissions for other courses are done after interview at the college campus.

Awards and achievements[edit]

A1 Grading : Euro Tech Maritime Academy bagged A1 Grading from the Indian Register of Shipping.[6] Its Indian Registrar of Shipping is the highest certification being granted by DG Shipping to maritime training institutes in the country as per stringent norms laid out by the DG Shipping.


The campus is spread over a 10-acre (40,470 m2) area, with outdoor and indoor sports facilities like cricket, basketball, tennis, carom etc. The campus is Wi-Fi enabled and has a swimming pool and a gym.

The college has a model ship on campus for training marine engineers.

The college has residential arrangements and hostel facility within the campus.


The major departments are:

  • Marine engineering
  • Pre Sea Training


The major courses offered are:

  • B.Tech (Marine Engineering)
  • Certificate Course in Maritime Catering ( CCMC )
  • Pre-Sea training for Electro-Technical Officer (ETO)
  • Orientation Courses for Catering Personnel (OCCP)
  • General Purpose Rating (G.P Rating)
  • MEO Class II Preparatory Course
  • Advanced Fire Fighting (AFF)
  • Personal Survival Techniques (PST)
  • Basic and Advance STCW courses


  1. ^ "List of institutes affiliated under IMU for various courses".
  2. ^ "WELCOME TO INDIAN MARITIME UNIVERSITY". Retrieved 11 May 2017.
  3. ^ "List of DGS Approved Maritime Training Institutes".
  4. ^ "In Kochi Today". The Hindu. 16 April 2005. Retrieved 22 October 2018.[dead link]
  5. ^ "Euro Tech shifts to new campus at Kakkanad". The Hindu Business Line. 15 April 2005. Retrieved 11 May 2017.
  6. ^ "Euro Tech Maritime Academy gets A1 grading". Business Standard India. Press Trust of India. 6 February 2015. Retrieved 11 May 2017.

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