Upcoming Events

Webinar - DRY BULK Commodities and SHIPPING - A Snapshot View
7th October 2022

Webinar for Friday, 7th October, 2022 at 1630 hrs.(IST) on Virtual Platform.

Speaker: Capt. S. R. Patnaik. Chief Executive Officer & Director, International Shipping & Logistics FZE (A TATA group company)

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CMMI EXTRA MASTER's on-line course. The third new batch (Part C) will commence on Friday, 5th Nov, 2022
5th November 2022

Extra Master’s qualification gives you a much wider perspective of the Shipping Industry, be it while sailing on ships or engaging yourself in a shore job. With India poised to become the hub of Maritime Education, it is but natural for us to achieve professional qualifications which can lead to better opportunities.

As Shipping Industry matures in India, one of the naturally foreseen change over the next few years will be a requirement of higher level of qualifications. Having a ‘good’ qualification reflects your professional pride. This is the best way to stand out from the crowd.

With this in mind and much more, CMMI is pleased to announce the commencement of the new batch of EXTRA MASTER's Part-C on-line course.

The course (Part C) will commence on Friday, 5th November,2022. Registrations for this Course are now open.

Upon registration you will be immediately provided with User ID/Password to access class room videos and course material.

The typical EXTRA MASTER's on-line Course shall consist of three Parts (Part A, Part B, Part C), followed by a dissertation (Part D).

The sub-modules of 'Part C' are as follows:

Sr. Module Code Module Name
1 EM301 Marine Environment Management
2 EM302 Port Management
3 EM303 Commercial Shipping Management

Details of other parts/ subjects covered can be made available upon request.

In order to ensure that working professionals can attend the Extra Master’s Course, the training and Q & A sessions will be held over the weekends. Additionally, queries/ doubts will be addressed by the professional trainers over email any time.

An Internal assessment will be held upon the conclusion of each Module. Passed/ cleared ‘Parts’ will remain valid for a lifetime.

All course material, references, classroom and training videos shall be made available to the registered candidates on ; using a unique login ID. No hard copies shall be provided.

Examinations shall be conducted by 'The Directorate General of Shipping'. The duration of each Part (including examinations) will be around four months. As per D.G.Shipping guidelines, currently, only the candidates holding Indian Certificate of Competency will be eligible for this Course. To read the DGS circular on this course, you may click the below link

Course fees:
INR 25,000 plus taxes (INR 29,500) for each Part for CMMI Members.
INR 30,000 plus taxes (INR 35,400) for each Part for Non- Members.


You may get in touch with Master, CMMI (Capt. B. K. Jha) for course/ exam related queries at Additionally, for bookings, you may contact Capt. Sasikumar S. (CEO) (Mobile 98218 39084) or CMMI office at

Request for participation through a survey - WMU, IFSMA, NI, IMarEST & ISWAN are collaborating to collect seafarers’ views through a survey.
31st December 2022

The World Maritime University (WMU) is calling all Seafarers who are currently working on any commercial ship, or have worked on such ships at any time after 1 February 1997, to participate in a survey on hours of work/rest, workload, and ship manning.

WMU is conducting the survey in collaboration with the International Federation of Shipmasters' Associations (IFSMA), the Nautical Institute (NI), the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST), and the International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN). The survey is part of research funded by the ITF Seafarers’ Trust. At the conclusion of the survey, WMU will work with the maritime community to consider improvements.

The survey should take no more than 20 minutes to complete and all responses will remain strictly confidential. You are welcome to share the survey link with seafarers in your network. The participation deadline is 31 December 2022.

Follow the link to complete the survey: