DMI functions

The main functions of the Institute:-

  1. To provide facilities for the study of and training in the principles, procedures and techniques of basic training of seafarers;
  2. To conduct maritime and other related programmes that are relevant to the industry;
  3. To engage in research into theoretical, operational and organizational problems and training needs;
  4. To provide consultancy services to the government, parastatal bodies and such other bodies or persons;
  5. To establish and foster closer association with other colleges, academies and institutions both nationally and internationally.
  6. To perform all such other functions as stipulated in DMI Act.