Balaji Institute Maritime Studies

Balaji stitute of Maritime Studies. (KIMS), is proud to be a member of Samoa India Maritime Education & Training Group, one of the first groups in India to offer integrated solutions all under one roof to the national and international maritime communities, offering One Stop Shipping Solutions under the Krishnamrutam Group, among others, as well as inspections and issuance of technical certificates to all types of vessels through our Class, Indian Register of Shipping.

Balaji Institute of Maritime Studies. (BIMS) is a Maritime Training Centre created by PH Krishnan, Ex. Dy. DG (Training) to provide training for seafarers in accordance with the 1978 STCW Convention, as amended in 2010.

Our Training Centre has been authorized by the Micronesia International Ship Registry (2016) to provide training courses to all seafarers in full compliance with the requirements, resolutions and international and national regulations.

We have a network of instructors in Vishakhapatnam – our headquarters – as well as in the main ports and maritime cities, with the purpose of offering our services globally. We are certified with ISO 9001:2008 and as Seafarer Agency to issue Certificates of Competency under the representation of Micronesia.