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IMU CET Counselling 2023: Check Steps and Dates


Indian Maritime University conducts the Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test (IMU CET) to select candidates for admission to Undergraduate (excluding BBA), Postgraduate, and Research programmes. IMU will prepare a merit list of the candidates based on IMU CET results. These candidates must complete the counselling form by visiting the IMU CET 2022 official website. Authorities will assign seats during the counselling session and verify the academic transcripts, diplomas, fitness certificates, and other documents before admission.

Candidates who pass the written exam will be called for the IMU CET counselling process. Admission to the IMU colleges will be completed only after the document verification. The authorities can immediately revoke the candidates’ eligibility if any certificate is fraudulent. Read on to learn more about IMU CET counselling.

IMU CET Counselling Dates 2023

Candidates must know the dates for the counselling process and be prepared with all the required documents. Check out IMU CET 2023 counselling dates (tentative) from the table below:

IMU CET EventsTentative Dates
Counselling Registration Start DateJune 2023 
Last Date to Register for CounsellingJuly 2023
First Admission List Release DateJuly 2023
Last Date for Acceptance of Allotted SeatJuly 2023
Certificates VerificationAugust 2023
Release of Second Admission ListJuly 2023
Last Date for Acceptance of Allotted SeatJuly 2023
Release of Third Admission ListAugust 2023
Last Date for Acceptance of Allotted SeatAugust 2023
Release of Upgradation ListAugust 2023
Registration for Spot RoundAugust 2023
Certificate VerificationSeptember 2023
Spot Round 1September 2023
Spot Round 2September 2023
Spot Round 3September 2023

Steps to Apply for IMU CET Counselling

Candidates must know the counselling process well in advance to avoid unnecessary rush at the last minute. The following are the steps to apply for IMU CET counselling:

1. Registration

Visit the IMU CET 2023 official website and select the link for counselling registration. Pay the counselling charge of Rs. 10,000 online using net banking, a credit or debit card.

2. Choice Filling

Select the preferred programme and campus after registration. To get the desired college, candidates must make selections in the preferred order and select as many campuses and programmes as possible to improve their chances of getting a seat.

3. Seat Allotment

Candidates will get seats on the participating campuses according to merit, preferences, and availability. Candidates with their names listed on the website following seat allocation must pay the programme fee of Rs. 25,000 to secure their seats which is non-refundable.

4. Document Verification

Then candidates must download the provisional allotment letters and report to the institutes according to the seat allocation. The authorities will check all the necessary paperwork to confirm the admission.

Documents Required for IMU CET Counselling

Here is the list of documents required for IMU CET counselling: 

  • Birth Certificate/ 10th Standard/ SSC or equivalent Mark Sheet
  • 12th or equivalent Mark Sheet
  • Community Certificate (Only for SC, ST, OBC-NCL/ GEN-EWS) (Date of issue of the OBC-NCL/ Gen-EWS certificate should be on or after August 1, 2022.)
  • Copy of IMU CET’s Rank Certificate
  • Two Passport Size Photographs
  • Aadhaar Card
  • NCC Certificate (only if applicable)
  • UG Mark-Sheets (only if applicable)
  • Applicable Medical Fitness Certificates (For B.Tech/ B.Sc./ DNS – Fitness Certificate from DGS approved Doctor only is acceptable.)

FAQs on IMU CET Counselling 2023

Read the most frequently asked questions about IMU CET counselling below: 

Q: When will the IMU CET 2023 counselling take place?

Ans: The authorities will shortly announce the IMU CET 2023 counselling dates.

Q: How does one become eligible for admission to IMU?

Ans: Candidates must clear the IMU CET exam and attend the counselling to get admission into  Indian Maritime University (IMU).

Q: When will the IMU CET 2023 application form be available?

Ans: The IMU CET 2023 registration form will shortly be made available on the official website of the Indian Maritime University (IMU).

Q: Is IMU a government institution?

Ans: A central government university in India, Indian Maritime University (IMU) offers undergraduate and graduate programmes.

Q: How much do I have to pay to confirm the seat allotment at IMU?

Ans: You must pay Rs 25000/- to confirm the seat allotment at IMU

We hope this detailed article on IMU CET Counselling helps you prepare for the IMU CET 2023 in the best way possible.

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