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  • Only programme in Gujarat approved by directorate general of shipping, Ministry of Shipping , Govt. of India
  • Add : MTI No : 207046
  • Graded A1 (outstanding) by Indian register of shipping.
  • AICTE approved
  • ISO 9001:2015 certified

Ganpat University-Maritime Studies 

A Marine Engineer is in-charge of operation and maintenance of all machinery on board merchant ships. Today’s ships are technologically highly advanced and the engineer needs to understand various disciplines including mechanical, electrical, electronics, hydraulic, structural and naval architectural concepts. The Shipping has come a long way and is developing continuously to meet the challenges of harmonizing security and environmental aspects with safe and efficient operation at sea.

           All the ports and shipping development in Gujarat are under the administrative control of Gujarat Maritime Board (GMB- Govt. of Gujarat). Ganpat University has established strong link with GMB through MoU. .GMB has promised to provide required help for the course in all respects. In fact it is their insistence to government of Gujarat that the programme be started at our college.


  • Conquer the Vast Oceans, Be an Engineer to Command the Engine Room Of Merchant Ships
  • Only programme in Gujarat approved by directorate general of shipping, Ministry of Shipping Govt. of India.
  • Graded a1(outstanding) by Indian register of shipping,
  • Add : MTI No : 207046
  • AICTE approved
  • ISO 9001:2015 certified
  • 4 -years residential degree course
  • Students clearing 10 + 2 with more than 60% marks in pcm (combined with practical) and minimum 50% marks in English (10th or 12th).

  • Conquer the Vast Oceans, Be an Engineer to Command the Engine Room Of Merchant Ships
  • Will be able to perform duties with regards to Engine and Machineries on Merchant Ships
  • Eligibility : It is a Post Graduate Course and eligibility is B.Tech ( Mechanical ) with 60 % marks in final semester, should have scored 50% in English either in 10th or 12th Std.


B.Tech. Marine Engineering

Graduate Marine Enginner ( GME )

B.Sc. ( Nautical Science )

  • Conquer the Vast Oceans, be Captain to Command the Merchant Ships
  • Will be able to Navigate Merchant Ships from one Place to Another 
  • It is Under Graduate course , eligibility is PCM 60 % IN 10+ 2 along with 50 % marks in English in either 10th or 12th Standard

ETO ( Electro Technical Officer )

  • Be Electrical officer onboard Merchat Ships
  • Will be able to be tackle all electrical problems, refrigeration issues on merchant ships
  • 4 Months course including INDOS, CDC and Basic STCW Certificates
  • Eligibility: B.Tech ( Electrical / Electronics / Instrumentation / EEE ) OR Diploma in Electrical , EEE, EC, Instrumentation 

GP Ratings

  • Helping Hand on Merchant ships , can become officer after giving exams as conducted by Govt. of India
  • Will be given training with regards to seamanship and normal Engine room duties that need to be performed on merchatnt ships
  • 6 Months course including INDOS, CDC and Basic STCW Certificates
  • Eligibility:10th Pass or 12 th Pass with minimum 40 % marks in Maths and Science, and 40 % marks in english.
  • ITI, Diploma holders can also apply for the said course

Recognized under Section 2(f) by University Grants Commission, Govt. of India

Purely a Philanthropic Initiative with a mission of 'Social Upliftment through Education'

Pioneer and widely known for Strong Industry-Academia-Linked Higher Education Model as well as Centres of Excellence

Major concentration on hands-on learning to enhance employability

A large number of Successful Alumni across the globe

Established by Govt. of Gujarat through the enactment of Act No. 19 of 2005

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Dive into exciting Career options for entry into Merchant Navy

300 acre campus equipped with modern infrastructure and encouraging learning environment


  • Merchant navy is the backbone of international trade, carrying about 90% of the cargo by volume across the globe. Without the merchant navy, much of the import-export business would grind to a halt. Therefore, trained personnel are required for various departments of the ship and this widens the scope for employment in this field. Jobs are available with shipping companies in india and other countries.
  • Job scope includes but not limited to :
  • Working on merchant vessels carrying various cargo
  • Working on specialized vessels carrying oil, lng and lpg .
  • Working in coastal vessels
  • Bright chance to joint Indian navy
  • Working in offshore industries like ongc, aban, tag, transocean, essar and other off shore industries
  • Working on ports working in ship yards
  • Working on dp vessels
  • Working in governmental organisations
  • Academics and training


Ganpat University

Ganpat Vidyanagar - 384 012,  

Mehsana - Gandhinagar Highway SH 73 

Dist.: Mehsana, Gujarat (North), INDIA

Contact: Dr. Saurabh Girdhar 99792 61232