Mr. V.R. Venkatesan

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

Mr. V.R. Venkatesan

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

About

Passed out of MERI (Then known as DMET) in 1985. Mr. Venkatesan joined South India Shipping Corporation in 1986. His sailing experience includes various types such as product tankers, OBO s and Liquefied Gas Carriers. He was promoted to Chief Engineer while serving with Anglo Eastern Ship Management Company. Overall Sailing Experience of 15 Years. After sailing on many types of Liquefied Gas Tankers as Chief Engineer, he took up a shore job with Hindustan Institute of Maritime training in the year 2000. His position at present is Director –Academics for Post sea courses. He is the Course in Charge for Engineer’s preparatory Courses and Specialized Course for Liquefied Gas Tanker Operations.

Mr. S. V. Durga Prasad

Principal Vizag Campus

Mr. S. V. Durga Prasad

Principal Vizag Campus
Chief Engineer - MEO CLASS I , MBA

About

13 years of onboard experience, Ashore worked as Ship Designer, Supervised Ship Constructions, Port & Infra Structure works., Carried out Ship Repairs, Chief Manager- National Ship Design & Research Centre, General Manager (Tech) – Dredging Corporation of India, MMD Surveyor, Controller of Examinations with Indian Maritime University with additional charges as Registrar and Director. Currently the Principal of VIZAG HIMT

Capt. Radhakrishnan Anand

Principal Tidel Park Campus

Capt. Radhakrishnan Anand

Principal Tidel Park Campus
Master (F.G)

About

Master Mariner with over 12 Years of Sailing Experience. Faculty with HIMT since Aug 2007, teaching various Nautical Competency Courses & Modular Courses.

Mr. Sanjeev S. Vakil

Chief Engineer
MEO CLASS I, MBA

Mr. Sanjeev S. Vakil

Chief Engineer
MEO CLASS I, MBA

About

A Mechanical Engineering Graduate choosing Marine Profession which saw him serving as a Chief Engineer on various types of vessels. Founder & CEO of Hindustan Institute of Maritime Training, Chennai. With a Penchant for Imparting Quality Maritime Training Mr. Vakil started HIMT in 1998. He has helmed with great dedication & professionalism to elevate HIMT as a most reputed Maritime Training Institution with over 2 decades of providing Quality Maritime Training to Mariners. HIMT which started off with only one Modular Training Course is today the largest Maritime Training Institute in India in terms of Number of Courses approved by DG Shipping. HIMT has received several prestigious International Awards & National recognitions. Mr. Vakil has a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Lakhotia College Of Taxation and presently pursuing his PhD in Maritime Training.

Mr. Gurumurthy Sekhar

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

Mr. Gurumurthy Sekhar

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

About

Mr. Sekhar is an Alumni of Guindy Engineering College, Chennai. His sea career spans over 25 years and has served as a Chief Engineer on various types of vessels for over 12 years with different International Shipping Companies. On Shore he has served close to a decade in the Ranks of General Manager / Technical Superintendent and Vice President handling shipyard Projects including planning / execution / Safety in various Companies like Chokani Shipyard & ESSAR CISCO. Joined HIMT as a Faculty for various Competency & Modular Courses in 1998. He is Course Incharge for Specialized Chemical Tanker Safety Course and also serving as Executive Director.

Mr. S. Janaka

Chief Engineer
MEO CLASS I

Mr. S. Janaka

Chief Engineer
MEO CLASS I

About

Worked as Chief Engineer on various types of vessels. Total Sailing Experience of 20 Years & Teaching Experience of 17 years. Working with HIMT since July 2004 for Engineering Pre Sea, Competency & Modular Courses.

Mr. Shriram Nagarajan

Chief Officer

Mr. Shriram Nagarajan

Chief Officer

About

Chief Officer with over 15 Years of Sailing Experience on various types of vessels. Faculty with HIMT teaching Pre Sea Nautical / Nautical Competency & Modular Courses, since Jan 2016

Capt. S Rajesh Raja

Master (F.G)

Capt. S Rajesh Raja

Master (F.G)

About

Master Mariner with 20 Years of Sailing Experienced. Specialized in DP operations. Has worked as a Senior DPO / Ballast Control Supervisor on Drill Ships & Semi Submersible Drilling Units. Faculty with HIMT since July 2015, teaching Nautical Competency Courses / DP Simulator Training Course & Modular Courses.

Capt. Yaju Dev Misra

Master (F.G)

Capt. Yaju Dev Misra

Master (F.G)

About

Master Mariner with over 20 Years of Sailing Experience on various types of vessels including Oil Tankers. Teaching various Nautical Competency Courses & Modular Courses in HIMT since June 2016.

Capt. S. Pullat

Master (F.G) I

Capt. S. Pullat

Master (F.G) I

About

Master Mariner with over 20 years of Sailing Experience on various types of vessels and over 20 Years of Shore Experience. Marine Consultant & Fellow of Institute of Chartered Ship Brokers. Pioneer in Ship Broking Activities

Ms. Tarangini S

Paramedical

Ms. Tarangini S

Paramedical

About

Mrs. Tarangini hails from an Educationalist family from Vadodara, Gujarat. After her initial school of education & graduation from Bachelor of Pharmacology from M.S University, Vadodra, Mrs. Tarangini started her career as Chemist with Mercury Pvt. Ltd at Vadodra, Gujarat. She rose in various levels and after a stint of 3 years in the same company. In 1998, she was instrumental in setting up HIMT along with Mr. Sanjeev S.Vakil. She has been managing all the financial activities of all the entities of HIMT Group. Additionally she has undergone the Diploma in Taxation and has been keeping herself updated with all the latest rules and regulations so as to efficiently manage the accounting of HIMT Group of Institutes.

Dr. Vaidhya Subramanian

Medical Practitioner

Dr. Vaidhya Subramanian

Medical Practitioner

About

MBBS Graduate with over 23 years of Medical Practice. Specialized in Industrial Safety. Teaching First Aid related topics in HIMT for the past 20 years.

Capt. Deepak kapoor

Master (F.G)

Capt. Deepak kapoor

Master (F.G)

About

Retired  Deputy Nautical Adviser to the Government of India from the Indian Maritime Administration, DGS/MMD’s in 2014. Appointed as Technical Adviser/Faculty with HIMT Group in 2015. Till date part of HIMT and ship management companies and Assessment, Training, Examination and certification system under the applicable International and National laws.

Possess both practical and legal expertise as a seasoned master mariner with seven years of command on Indian & foreign flags ( all types of hazardous ships) coupled with 22 years of experience in administrative, Technical and social related matters in shipping with the Indian Maritime Administration in the capacity of Flag, Port and Coastal state.

Dealt with matters relating to trade & technical bilateral and multilateral treaties with Panama & IMO instruments namely, FAL, 1965, CLC, 1992 ,FUND,1992, Supplementary Fund,2003 and HNS,1996 as amended by 2010 protocol respectively.

Expert domain in matters relating to Shipping Emergencies, Casualty Investigation and Liability and Compensation such as Places of refuge, Salvage, Towage, Wreck removal & Marine Environmental protection, response, mitigation and reimbursement at International, Regional, National and local levels.

Qualified & Certified IMO auditor as per III Code under SOLAS,1974, Chapter XIII, Mandatory Contracting State Audit by IMO, ISM/ISPS/ISO applicable Normative References.

Mr. Roy Choudury P. K

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

Mr. Roy Choudury P. K

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

Mr. M. Unnikrishnan

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

Mr. M. Unnikrishnan

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

About

Sailed as a Chief Engineer for over 18 years and overall Sailing Experience of 28 years on various types of vessels including Passenger Ships. 18 Years of Teaching Experience with HIMT for Passenger Ship Familiarization Course (Crowd Management), Advanced Passenger Ship Safety Course (Crisis Management) and for other Modular / Competency Courses.

Mr. C. K. Krishnamurthi

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

Mr. C. K. Krishnamurthi

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

About

Chief Engineer with 24 years of Sailing Experience on various types of vessels and 9 years of Teaching Experience for Engineering Competency and Modular Courses

Mr. Ranjit C. Joseph

Mate (F.G)

About

Sailed as a Chief Officer on various types of Vessels including Oil Tankers. Vast Teaching Experience in various Modular Courses at HIMT since 2003.

Mr. Kolozhi RamakrIshnan Rajaprasad

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

Mr. Kolozhi RamakrIshnan Rajaprasad

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

About

Sailed as a Chief Engineer for over 20 years on various types of vessels including Passenger Ships. Specialized in LNG type of vessels. Worked as a Technical Superintendent ashore. Teaching various Modular & Engineering Competency Courses in HIMT since 2014

Mr. Mohammed Jan

Radio Officer COP 2nd Class

Mr. Mohammed Jan

Radio Officer COP 2nd Class

About

Radio Officer with over 25 years of Sailing Experience on various types of Vessels. Teaching GMDSS & other Modular courses in HIMT since 2012

Dr. Sriprakash

Medical Practitioner

Dr. Sriprakash

Medical Practitioner

About

Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) from Ryazan State Medical University (Russia). Practice Experience of over 20 Years. Teaching variou First Aid Topics in HIMT for the past 10 Years

Dr. Udaya kumar

Respiratory Therapist

Dr. Udaya kumar

Respiratory Therapist

About

Respiratory Therapist specialized in Haemodynamic Monitoring & respiratory therapy with a practice experience of over 17 years with various Hospitals. Hands on experience in Emergency care Medicine for breathing problems, heart attack, drowning & shock. Faculty with HIMT since Nov 2011 teaching various First Aid Courses.

Dr. Gandam Nagarjuna

Medical Practitioner

Dr. Gandam Nagarjuna

Medical Practitioner

About

MBBS Graduate with over 25 years of Medical Practice. Giving Guest Lectures at HIMT on various Medical Topics in First Aid Courses

Dr. Santhosh Kumar Mohanraj

Medical Practitioner

Dr. Santhosh Kumar Mohanraj

Medical Practitioner

About

MBBS Graduate passed out in 2007 from Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute. Practicing Medicine for the Past 9 years. Obtained Fellowship in Industrial Health in 2015 from Sri Ramachandra Medical University. Specialized in Industrial Health & Occupational Health hazards. Teaching First Aid Courses in HIMT since March 2019.

Dr. Sandhya Rani Ramadass

PhD (Psychology)

Dr. Sandhya Rani Ramadass

PhD (Psychology)

About

Doctorate in Psychology. Consultant Psychologist with 15 years of experience. Counseling to various age groups to overcome personal / academic problems / Inducing Positive Attitude. Specialized in Soft Skills / Team Building / Interpersonal Relationships. Teaching in HIMT for over 7 years.

Dr. Chitra Aravind

PhD (Psychology)

Dr. Chitra Aravind

PhD (Psychology)

About

Doctorate in Psychology. RCI Certified Consultant Psychologist with 12 years of experience. Counseling to various age groups to overcome personal / academic problems / Inducing Positive Attitude. Specialized in Soft Skills / Team Building / Interpersonal Relationships. Teaching in HIMT for over 5 years.

Mr. H.V. Rajesh

Radio Officer

Mr. H.V. Rajesh

Radio Officer

About

Radio Officer with over 4 years of Sailing Experience on various types of vessels & over 13 years of service on various types of Offshore Drilling Units. Teaching Experience of over 10 years at HIMT for GMDSS & other Modular Courses

Capt. Hareesh Sadananthan

Master (F.G)

About

Chief Officer with over 12 years of sailing experience. Served on various types of Oil Tankers. Faculty with HIMT since April 2018, teaching Pre Sea Nautical, Nautical Competency & Modular courses.

Capt. K. Suresh Babu

Master (F.G)

Capt. K. Suresh Babu

Master (F.G)

About

Master Mariner with over 25 years of Sailing Experience on various types of vessels including Tankers and Passenger Vessels. 15 Years of Teaching Experience with HIMT for Passenger Ship Familiarization Course (Crowd Management), Advanced Passenger Ship Safety Course (Crisis Management) and for other Modular Courses.

Mr. Muzaffer Ali

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

Mr. Muzaffer Ali

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

Ms. N. Usha

M.TECH

Ms. N. Usha

M.TECH

About

Post Graduate in Electrical & Electronics Engineering. Teaching various Engineering related topics in HIMT for Competency Courses.

Capt. Shivman Mehta

Master (F.G)

Capt. Shivman Mehta

Master (F.G)

About

Former Naval Officer. Master Mariner with over 25 years of Sea Experience on various types of Vessels. Served as Pilot at Chennai Port Trust. Varied Teaching Experience over 17 years. Working with HIMT since July 2014, as Faculty for various Nautical Competency & Modular Courses.

Capt. Swaminath V. Iyer

Master (F.G)

About

Master Mariner with 15 years of Sailing Experience. Specialized in Oil Tanker Operations. Total Teaching Experience of 7 Years. Faculty for various Nautical Competency & Modular courses. Working with HIMT since July 2017

Mr. V. Balasubramanian

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

Mr. V. Balasubramanian

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

About

Chief Engineer with over 26 years of Sailing Experience on various types of Vessels & Dredgers. Teaching Experience of 18 years. Faculty with HIMT since November 2008 for Pre-Sea Engineering Courses, Engineering Competency Courses & Modular Coures.

Mr. Abid Ansari

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

Mr. Abid Ansari

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

About

Chief Engineer with 20 years of Sailing Experience on various types of vessels and over 9 years of Teaching Experience for Pre sea Engineering, Engineering Competency and Modular Courses

Capt. Subramanian Anand

Master (F.G)

About

Master Mariner with over 5+ years of experience as Master on Oil / Chemical Tankers and 3+ Years of Teaching Experience. Principal of HIMT College and has experience in taking classes for Pre Sea (Nautical), Nautical Competency Courses, and Modular Courses.

Capt. S. K. Chauhan

Master (F.G)

Capt. S. K. Chauhan

Master (F.G)

About

Master Mariner with 25 years of Sailing Experience on various types of vessels including Passenger Ships. 15 Years of Teaching Experience with HIMT for Passenger Ship Familiarization Course (Crowd Management), Advanced Passenger Ship Safety Course (Crisis Management) and for other Modular Courses.

Capt. R Venkat

Master (F.G)

Capt. R Venkat

Master (F.G)

About

Master Mariner with over 25 years of Sailing Experience on various types of vessels and over 10 Years of Shore Experience. Retired Indian Naval Officer and holding Post Graduate Certificate in Law.

Mr. V R Ganesh

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

Mr. V R Ganesh

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

About

Worked as a Chief Engineer for over 15 years on various types of vessels. Teaching Modular & Engineering Competency Courses at HIMT for the Past 1 year.

Capt. Kannan Mariappan

Master (F.G)

About

Master Mariner with over 25 years of Sailing Experience on various types of vessels. Command Experience of over 15 years. Teaching Nautical Competency courses at HIMT since October 2018.

Mr.N.Venkateswaran

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

Mr.N.Venkateswaran

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

About

Worked as a Chief Engineer for 11 years on various types of Vessels including LPG / LNG. Total Sailing Experience of 20 years. Worked as Principal Surveyor For a leading Classification Society & also as a Marine Superintendent for various Shipping Companies.

Capt. Bharathwajan Ramani

Master (F.G)

About

Master Mariner with 15 years of Sailing Experience on various types of vessels including Oil Tankers. Faculty with HIMT since Nov 2013, teaching various topics for Nautical Pre Sea, Competency & Modular Courses.

Mr. S.Ramesh

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

Mr. S.Ramesh

Chief Engineer – MEO CLASS I

About

Sailed as a Chief Engineer with overall 18 Years of Sailing Experience on various types of vessels. 16 Years of Shore Experience in Ship Repairing and Maritime Teaching. Faculty with HIMT for Pre Sea Engineering Courses & Post Sea Training since 2016.

Mr. Syed Kabir Ahamed

Instructor

About

Diploma holder in Electrical & Electronics Engineering. 25 Years of experience in operation & maintenance of various types of Industry heavy electrical equipments. Teaching Electrical topics for Pre Sea & Post Sea Training in HIMT since Feb 2016.

Mr. R.K. Ayer

Instructor

Mr. R.K. Ayer

Instructor

About

Worked as Petty Officer for 15 years with Indian Navy on various types of war ships. Working as Faculty at HIMT for various Pre Sea & Post Sea Training Courses since May 2013

Mr.Muniswamy P

Instructor

Mr.Muniswamy P

Instructor

About

Worked as a Petty Officer for 18 years with Indian Navy on various types of Naval Ships. Teaching in HIMT since Jan 2009 for Pre Sea Training Courses.

Kirtan Vakil

Business Development Manager
M.Sc. Maritime Affairs, WMU

Kirtan Vakil

Business Development Manager
M.Sc. Maritime Affairs, WMU

About

A graduate of the World Maritime University, Malmo specializing in Maritime Education & Training handling the Business Development and the Process Improvement for HIMT Group.

Capt. Neeraj Kumar

Master (F. G)

Capt. Neeraj Kumar

Master (F. G)

About

A sailing Master Mariner with hands-on experience on Oil, Chemical, and Gas tanker vessels. A dean student of Singapore Polytechnic, awarded for academic performances by MPA -Singapore in 2014. Associated with HIMT since 2020, developing and delivering online training modules for various Pre-Sea and Post-sea courses.

Peri Avadhani

MEO Class 1

Peri Avadhani

MEO Class 1

About

Started as sea career as Engine Cadet with Dredging corporation on board dredgers in 1981, and worked as 5th Engineer with India Steam Ship, and SISCO. Worked up to 2nd engineer in SISCO, and worked with many ship management companies (Wallem, Great Circle, BSM, Maersk, MSC, etc, worked as chief engineer on General Cargo, Bulk Carriers, Car Carriers, Container ships. Sailed as Chief Engineer From 1991 to 2019, 28 Years as chief engineer.

Gunturu Srinivas

MEO Class 1

Gunturu Srinivas

MEO Class 1

About

Started the sea carrier as 5th/junior engineer in the year 1995 with M/S. Barber ship management- Manning office at Mumbai and Head office at Norway.

Sailed as Chief engineer officer for a period of 12 years.