About Us

PCIMA is located in the city of Lucknow, which is the political and administrative capital of the most populous state of India i.e. Uttar Pradesh. Lucknow is also known as the Golden City of the East, inhabited by over 3 million people. It is about 500 kilometers from Delhi, the national capital of India and is well connected to it through road and railways. Known for its tradition, culture and cuisine Lucknow has emerged as an important city of North India. The city experiences warm cool, dry winters from December to February and dry, hot summers from April to June. The rainy season is from mid-June to mid-September. Coordinates of Lucknow are 27°51′N 80°55′E In order to bring Maritime education to the hinterland Centre for Maritime Education and Training (PCIMA) was established .PCIMA prides itself in teaching you what you need to know to be a competent Sailor/ Nautical Officer / Engineer Officer.

Campus and Residential facilities

The campus area is spread over 4 acres with facilities, parade ground for indoor and outdoor academic and extracurricular activities etc. PCIMA also has a large swimming pool (85x65x11 ft.) for swimming and water related exercises/drills. The institute building is of modern architecture with classrooms fully equipped with all the latest teaching aids like Overhead projectors, internet / WIFI facility ,Television sets/ over head projectors for Computer Based Training (CBT’s). The institute is providing excellent accommodation facilities for trainees. Institute have 22 air conditioned rooms available on single and sharing basis for officers and their families undergoing training at PCIMA. PCIMA also have 2 dormitories for candidates doing advance courses and 6 dormitories for trainees in basic and pre sea courses.


PCIMA, Luck now is presently offering 36 DGS approved courses including General Purpose Ratting course. OCCP and few other specialized courses are expected to start in the coming months. The details of all the courses are available separately in Schedule of courses.

Up-gradation Courses as per STCW 2010

With the advent and implementation of STCW 2010 Regulations, PCIMA has made required changes in the training curriculum and has geared up to start the following Up-gradation courses :
1. Advanced Fire Fighting
2. Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats
3. Personal Survival Techniques
4. Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting

Quality Standard and Academic Gradation

PCIMA has a commitment to impart quality training. The Institute is ISO 9001:2000 Quality certified by Lloyd’s and rated as a ‘Good institute’ by CRISIL Grading. All the courses offered at PCIMA are approved by the Directorate General of Shipping, Government of India.


The faculty consists of highly skilled / qualified Masters , Chief Engineers, HR professionals and instructors with a vast marine and as well as trainers experience.

Our Vission & Mission


Our mission is to prepare competent top quality Sailors, nautical Officers and engineer officers by providing them theoretical and practical training, thus contributing to their overall productivity and growth.


Our Vision is to be a name be reckoned with amongst the top maritime training institute in the world.

Approvals & Accreditations

All the courses being offered by PCIMA, Lucknow are approved by Directorate General of Shipping, Govt. of India. PCIMA is ISO 9001:2008 certified by LRQA PCIMA is graded “GOOD” by CRISIL.

Our Team

  • Director

    by Goutam sir

  • Director

    by Shachin Yadav

  • Director

    by Goutam sir

  • Director

    by Goutam sir

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