Profile of HIMSAR
Haldia Institute of Maritime Studies & Research (HIMSAR) is the first Maritime educational centre in Eastern Region offering Bachelor in Nautical Science (degree) programmes Degree is awarded by West Bengal University of Technology, widely recognized as one of India’s pre-eminent centres for Technology education. HIMSAR is dedicated to delivering high quality Maritime education and training to prepare its students for rewarding careers in the shipping industry.
HIMSAR offers degree, diploma and other short term courses in Nautical stream. The institute has been set up by Indian Centre for Advancement of Research & Education (ICARE) in collaboration with FMIRO (FOSMA Maritime Institute & Research Education), Mumbai. The Institute is affiliated to West Bengal University of Technology for conducting 3 years B.Sc. Nautical Science (BNS) and to Indira Gandhi Nautical Open University for conducting 1 year diploma in Nautical Science. It also conducts short term value added courses for deck officers as per the requirement of shipping companies. It also conducts Dredge Cadet course of Dredging Corporation of India.
The institute is duly approved by Directorate General of Shipping (D. G. Shipping) and accredited ISO 9001 – 2000 by American Quality assessors LLC and Graded by CRISIL. HIMSAR has been awarded Good by CRISIL. The assigned grade reflects HIMSAR’s excellent placement track record, qualified and experienced Faculty, Adequate infrastructure.
ICARE Complex, Marine Campus,
P.O. – Hatiberia, Haldia,
Dist – Purba Medinipur,
Pin – 721 657, West Bengal