It gives me tremendous joy to invite each and every mariner to a celebration of a legacy for posterity for the entire fraternity.
Presenting ‘QUARTERDECK’. An exclusive lounge designed and created by Mariners at the Merchant Navy Club, Willingdon Island, Kochi for service to the Merchant Marine.
- Only Professional body of Master Mariners in India
- Registered under section 25 of the Company’s Act 1956
- Formed in 1957 by few Master Mariners
- 12 branches all over India as of today & counting, with Head Office in Mumbai
- Total 2617 members all over India
The Mercantile Marine Department has authorized the setting up of Facilitation Centre (FC) at Kochi under the aegis of the Company of Master Mariners of India – Kochi Chapter.
The FC will issue / renew Dangerous Cargo Endorsements (Support – Level 1) to GP Ratings, Deck Ratings, Deck Cadets and also COP Able Seafarer Deck / Watch Keeping Certificates to Deck Ratings Read more
Membership is open into ‘The Company of Master Mariners of India’ as a Student Associate member if you hold a Chief Mate F.G. or 2nd Mate F.G. License.
Membership also open for Master Mariners as Main members.
The Company of Master Mariners of India, Kochi Chapter was formed in November 1994. The Chapter is affiliated to the parent body which is based in Mumbai. The all India membership of The Company of Master Mariners is now over 2500 members. There are Chapters in all major cities and ports around the country.
Title: CMMI – Kochi Chapter Monthly Meet
Location: Merchant Navy Club
Start Time: 17:30 on the 1st Tuesday of the Month.
Please check calendar for the updated schedule for the current month.
To Promote the Fraternity of Master Mariners in Supporting And Strengthening Our Role In The Maritime Industry
To be the Leading Professional Body In All Aspects of Maritime Activities. Read more
Being a member of the Honorable Company allows you to gain many experiences that you might otherwise not enjoy. From attendance at important gatherings to changing Government policy, joining in this community of your peers is a unique experience.
Fifty four masters mariners serving in Indian ports, Government, Shipping companies and ships at sea, founded the Company of Master Mariners in 1956 on similar lines and with similar aims and objects as Hon. Company of Master Mariner of United Kingdom. The memorandum and articles of association were prepared and approved on 8th August 1957 by the founder members. Read more