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Department of Maritime Studies
U. V. Patel College of Engineering (MTI No. 207046)

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Aspire to become a Marine Professional by pursuing these specialised programs in Maritime Studies

B.Tech (Marine Engineering) Marine Engineering is a 4-year regular degree program of engineering stream which prepares the students to become Marine Engineers through Marine Engineering syllabus that contains Applied Thermodynamics, Control Engineering and Automation, Marine Electrical Technology etc.

This program trains the candidates in becoming Engine Room Officers.

B.Sc. (Nautical Science)

BSc Nautical Science is a 3--years undergraduate program. It is a professional bachelor's degree that deals with the study of the basic academic and practical devices required to safely navigate and operate marine vehicles, such as a ship. This program trains the candidates in becoming Deck Officers (Deck Cadet, Third Officer, Second Officer, Chief Officer and Captain)


Graduate Marine Engineering)

GME or Graduate Marine Engineering
course is an extension of the Mechanical Engineering course applied in marine systems. GME course involves the majority of mechanical engineering subjects such as engine analysis, steam turbine test, etc. which becomes easy to grasp for mechanical engineering undergraduates. 

GP Rating

GP or General Purpose Rating GP Rating course is a 6 months residential Pre-sea training that you can pursue right after completing 10th. They are trained to work on either deck or Engine department according to the requirement of the company. They perform tasks related to Seamanship, Cargo handling, Maintenance work on the deck, Operation and maintenance of Machinery.


ETO is a 4 months course that familiarizes the learners with ship board systems, equipment and machineries involved in the operation of the vessels. Eligibility Criteria for ETO Course, theCandidate should have completed a Bachelor's degree in Btech/BE in Electrical and Electronics, Telecommunication or related field or a Diploma in Engineering

STCW 2010 Basic Safety Training

International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW), 1978 sets minimum qualification standards for masters, officers and watch personnel on seagoing merchant ships and large yachts.

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Join Merchant Navy

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Ganpat University Provides all the relevant information regarding GUNI SAT&  IMU CET Exam and Career in the Merchant Navy.
We will be conducting a FREE webinar on “IMU CET doubts clearance and awareness about the Merchant Navy” you are required to register through the following link


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Date: 20 May 2022
Time:1100 to 1200 hrs
Contact No:  8401150686,8160670003,


You are also welcome to visit Ganpat University (MTI) so that they can see the facilities and the campus.

Key Benefits of Specialization Course with GUNI-Maritime Studies

  • Departmental instructional facilities via cutting-edge laboratories, industry projects, and extensive practicum.
  • Impactful learning sessions from experienced .
  • Holistic approach for the growth of the learners by Student Development Program, Women Development Cell, and S-W-S Program.
  • Corporate interface through intense industry connects and practices.
  • Liaison with the alumni for placement facilitation for mutual benefit and synergy.
  • Make a mark at a job by mastering such skills like resume building and industry mock interview under career preparation program.

Our jewels - Placement

Mr. Dharmik Bhalala
Mr. Dharmik BhalalaMSI Ship Management, 3rd Engineer, Salary : 3000$/Month
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I am fortunate that, I was part of Ganpat University, one of the best institute for maritime studies. The university follow the excellency on all aspect from admission to your placement.
Mr. Ashish Mishra
Mr. Ashish MishraSynergy Maritime, 4th Engineer, Salary : 2400$Month
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Maritime Studies at Ganpat University has been at positive slope of improvement ever since conception. Having visited the campus recently, I can surely say that the Core Faculty group and infra can help aspirants onto the path of productivity, provided the candidate has the essential thirst for knowledge.
Mr. Rahul Sharma
Mr. Rahul SharmaSynergy Maritime, 4th Engineer, Salary : 2500$/Month
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If you are looking for become a marine professional, "Ganpat university" is the best place for maritime studies. You will get world class campus with experienced faculties and their support. And in the last you will get placed in leading shipping company of the world.
Heli Solanki
Heli SolankiEVERGAS Ship Management , Engine Cadet
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As a girl cadet, I never feel i am apart from my family and friends, If you are willing to join marine profession this is the place, you will get all the facilities and equality. The faculties, Staffs and Wardens are as supportive as your family and friends. I feel proud when I think, I was part of "Ganpat university".

Centre of Excellences and Industry Associations:

  • India’s First JIM (Japan-India Institute for Manufacturing) actively supported by the Maruti Suzuki India Limited and the Govt. of Japan;
  • Centre of Excellence established at eInfochips Ltd (an Arrow Company) for M. Tech EC (VLSI);
  • Bosch-Rexroth Centre of Excellence for automation technologies;
  • IBM Software Lab for Emerging Technologies;
  • GUNI Center of excellence for Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing) in Association with Stratasys Ltd.
  • Other such CoEs in association with National Stock Exchange, EC Council, Micro Focus University, Shalby Hospitals, NASSCOM, Logistics Skill Council, etc.
  • Enabling students with practical knowledge, with this objective Ganpat University signed MoU with TATA Motors Passenger Vehicles Ltd.

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Depatment of Maritime Studies - Ganpat University | Prof. Giriraj Tejra | Dean of Maritime Studies
Admission Helpline - 9106593769, 8160670003 | Toll Free : 1800 233 12345