Punjab College of Marine Officers

About Us

The Punjab College of Marine Officers (PCMO) was established in the year 2010 with the aim to train high caliber seafarers to meet the highest standard of professionalism required in the ever changing and demanding shipping industry.

The various marine courses conducted at PCMO are approved by Ministry of Samoa, a country located in Pacific region of the world, and widely accepted by the International Shipping Companies.

PCMO is the only Maritime College located in the state of Punjab, district Roopnagar, at a distance of approx. 32Km, a mere 45 minutes drive from the city center of City Beautiful Chandigarh.



A career in Merchant Navy is MOST rewarding in terms of Job Satisfaction and Monitory Benefits it provides, the first and foremost reason, when looking for a respectable job opportunity. Home to Home Travelling, Boarding, Lodging and Medical expenses onboard are borne by the Shipping Companies. Internet is available on board Modern Ships to communicate with your Near and Dear Ones.

Salary Is Tax Free While Maintaining NRI Status.


FACULTY: Highly Experienced and Dedicated Faculty Headed by Three Foreign Going Master Mariners in addition to instructors retired from Indian Navy.

INFRASTRUCTURE : The infrastructure (approx 20,000 sq ft Air Conditioned) competes with the very best in the business and has state of art equipment for highest standards of training. The campus is spread over sprawling 3 acres of land and easily accessible being located on NH 205 . Boarding /Lodging Facilities give feel of home away from home. Self-starting Generator 125KV backs up 24X7 Electricity.

Round the clock Manning and Electronic security is maintained.

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