Infrastructure and Technology

The HIMT Post Sea Training Center is now a modern four storey independent building,well connected by all means of transport right up to the institute’s doorstep. The Director’s office strategically overseas the entire ground floor area and makes the Director himself accessible to the knowledge seekers thronging the institute. A ship-shaped notice board, alleyways replicating a ship’s accommodation and gleaming portholes complete the maritime picture. Ample elevator capacity, twelve spacious air-conditioned classrooms with Hi-tech Teaching Aids like LCD projectors, World class Simulator rooms and a library precedes the roof-garden canteen. A large seminar room capable of comfortably seating a hundred along with a 30-seater conference room adds to the unique facilities, which HIMT is happy to offer to the entire marine community for holding seminars and meetings. The total carpet area of the Post Sea Cum Value added courses center measures to about 16,000 sq. ft. with adequate parking area for vehicles is the added advantage of being in the heart of the city. HIMT has a tie-up with near by Hotels and Guest houses suiting different budgets of the out station candidates. The immediate neighbors of HIMT are Law college hostel, Aysha Hospital, Hi-tech Laboratory and Motcham theater. HIMT has its own Pre-sea campus with a built up area of about 2,50,000 sq ft. (just 10 kms from world famous Mahabalipuram). The Pre-sea campus houses all world class facilities and includes an academic block, accommodation block, and an ample cafeteria.The approach to the campus is dominated by a temple dedicated to Ganesha, the elephant-headed deity. In addition to the above facilities HIMT has its own Mock-up for Advanced Fire Fighting Training. The only AFF Mock up in TamilNadu is fabricated completely from steel and is considered to be the Largest in India. The Mock-up is not only used for training HIMT candidates but even other leading Institutes of Chennai are utilizing the HIMT Mockup for training. HIMT mock-up is located in an area of about 3.5 acers of land with waterfront for the Boat work.


HIMT is located in the heart of Chennai city bringing all means of transport to its doorstep – 3 km from Egmore Railway Station (Bus Nos. 22A, 23C , 27D, 27K, 29A) Bus Stop Motcham Theatre). – 5 km from Central Railway Station (Bus Nos. 7c, 7h, 20, 20c, 120) Bus Stop Abirami Theatre, Motcham Theatre). – 5 km from Chennai Harbor. – 21 km from Airport. – 6 km from Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminus (CMBT) (Bus Nos. 159A, 159B, 159E, 159D Bus Stop Motcham Theatre).

Class Rooms

Spacious Air conditioned Class Rooms with Interactive Board, L.C.D. Projectors, Overhead Projectors, Videos/CDs, Instruments, Prototypes.


HIMT houses a state-of art library. Apart from a vast collection of Nautical / Engineering books and publications the latest Merchant Shipping notices and rules, databank of Shipping companies and other marine links are also available in the library. HIMT has also made arrangements with prominent libraries to facilitate candidates undergoing the course to use the library and borrow books free of charge. E-Library is also available at PreSea Campus


Includes interactive computer based training (CBT) programs like Maritime English, Engine Room Simulator, planned maintenance System.

Booking & Course Fess Remittance

All the courses are available for booking online from any part of the Globe. Visit www.himtmarine.com for free online booking. Alternatively the course can be booked by either by paying the course fee through Demand Draft drawn in favor of “HIMT” payable at Chennai or by remitting the course fee by cash in person at the institute (Cash booking can be done between 9AM to 4PM). The seats are allocated on First cum First serve basis by the software.


Tea & refreshments are provided to all participants under going the course at no extra cost.

Training Requisties

Handouts, Executive File, Writing pad, Pens and additional training material provided to all participants.


Accommodation at various hotels / lodges within one kilometer radius from Institute suiting your budget is also available.