MERI Entrance Exam

Marine Engineering & Research Institute Entrance Exam 2022

Marine Engineering & Research Institute Entrance Exam 2022

Mode of ExamOnline
Level of ExamNational Level

A marine engineer has to take many responsibilities and duties. A marine engineer has to check all the functionality and machinery of the ship. In short a marine engineer is a person who looks after everything related to ship, starting for small things to big issues. Now the marine engineers" responsibility does not related to only ships but they have to equally look after the safety of crew and sailors.



Exam Name

Marine Engineering and Research Institute

Commonly Known As


Conducting Body

Marine Engineering and Research Institute, Kolkata

Exam Type

UG level

Exam Level


Exam Mode


Courses Offered

List of institute and courses offered: 




MERI Marine Engineering & Research Institute in Kolkata

Marine Engineering Degree

4 years

MERI Marine Engineering & Research Institute in Mumbai

Polyvalent B.Sc.

3 years


Chanakya in Navi Mumbai

B.Sc. (Nautical Sciences)

3 years


Application Fee

The application fee decided for the MERI entrance exam is as per below:

  • The general category applicants have to pay RS 1000
  • The ST & SC category applicants have to pay RS 600

MERI 2022 Exam Dates

The information related to the important events and the tentative dates is listed below for reference:

Event Dates 
The start date for application forms Started
Last date for application forms last week of May 2022
Admit card Release date 3rd week of May 2022
Entrance Exam date 4th week of June 2022
Result release date to be Announced
The date for Counseling to be Announced


MERI 2022 Application Form

The MERI 2022 Application Form has been Released. Candidates are advised to read the full information brochure carefully and then proceed to fill the MERI 2022 Application Form. Candidates have to fill and submit the MERI 2022 application before the due dates mentioned. The application form will be available from the official websites as mentioned (

Candidates can go through the application form details which we have mentioned below:

  • Institute will release the MERI Entrance Exam 2022 Application form on the online official portal.
  • Candidates can apply for MERI Entrance Exam 2022 Application form in online/offline mode.
  • Aspirants have to write all mandatory details personal and qualification details etc.
  • Affix the recent photograph/signature in the prescribed format.
  • Keep the printed copy of the duly fill-in application form.

The steps to apply are as per below:

  • The applicant must use the official website for registration.
  • Applicants then need to download the application form accordingly.
  • Applicants then need to fill the details in the form.
  • Applicants also must upload the documents as instructed.
  • Applicants must submit the application form once all the steps are followed.



  1. Those who have finished off with the higher secondary or some equal course can apply for the entrance test with subjects such as PCB (with Physics, Chemistry and Biology)
  2. Candidate needs to have excellent flow over English
  3. As far as male candidates are a concern, those who have born on 1-10-1987 and after 1-10-1987 can apply for the test
  4. As far as reserved category candidates are a concern, there is age relaxation. Those who have born on 1-10-1982 and after 1-10-1982 can apply for the test
  5. Those who are chosen for IIT JEE examination cannot participate in a separate Entrance test
  6. Candidates are required to have qualified JEE examination to apply in the MERI for Mumbai, T.S Chanakya (Mumbai), and MERI (Kolkata)


Eligibility Criteria

Course name

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum marks

Applicable to all

Graduate in engineering or equivalent (e.g. BE/ BTech/ 4-year BSc Engg/ DoEACC B Level/ AMIE) in IT/ Computer Science/ Telecommunications/ Electronics/ Electrical/ Instrumentation


Postgraduate degree in engineering sciences with the corresponding basic degree (e.g. MSc in IT, Computer Science, Electronics)

Minimum marks 45%

MERI 2022 Exam Pattern

The information related to the paper pattern is listed below for the applicant’s reference:

  • The entrance exam will be conducted in two different languages – Hindi & English
  • The applicant will be able to select the language at the time of filling the application form.
  • The entrance exam question paper will have multiple sections such as MCQ type questions, reasoning, analytical along test comprehension.
  • The entrance exams will be a combination of two tests.
  • The applicants will get 3 hours to solve the paper for each test.
  • There will be no negative marking concept for this entrance exam

The question paper is based on the below-mentioned subjects:

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics


Application Start Date :
Application End Date :

31st May 2022

Exam Date :

27th June 2022

Result Date :
Conducted By :

Marine Engineering and Research Institute, Kolkata

Official Website :