Guide to Tolani Maritime Institute

Cent percent authentic, student sourced guide, to Tolani Maritime Institute.

Established in 1998, Tolani Maritime Institute (TMI) is located in Induri, Pune, Maharashtra.


Let’s get through the basics:

The Institute is approved by the Directorate General of Shipping (DG Shipping)

The courses available here, are namely:

• B.Tech (Marine Engineering)

• B.Sc (Nautical Science)

• D.N.S. (Nautical Science)

The yearly intake being:

• 240 (B.Tech)

• 80 (B.Sc)

• 120 (DNS)


The total fees for the B.Tech course is – ₹20 Lakhs. While, for that of B.Sc & DNS is  ₹14.88 Lakhs, and ₹5.5 Lakhs respectively.

The 2019 pass-out batch, has around 83%(approx) of B.Tech Cadets, and 97%(approx) of B.Sc Cadets placed. While the others remained unplaced, or went for off-campus placement.

To get admitted to Tolani Maritime Institute, one needs to qualify the IMU-CET Examination & TMISAT Examination. Also, their marks in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics (PCM) in class XII should be more than 60%, with 50%+ marks in English


Our Verdict: Gone are the times, when Tolani Maritime Institute used to be affiliated to BITS, Pilani. Now, being affiliated to IMU, Chennai, TMI is at par with other Maritime Training Institutes. But, their fees are the highest in the country, while the placements are moderately good for B.Tech (in case of B.Sc, it’s great).

The infrastructure is good, complete with fests and events, you get to enjoy a great college life!

Our Rating: 7.5/10

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