About Us


PMTRI started its operation in the month of July 2005. It was formally inaugurated at its new premises on the 21st July 2005 by the Honorable DG Shipping Mr. G. S. Sahni. Pentagon Marine Services Pvt. Ltd, parent company of PMTRI, is a member of MASSA group of companies. It is an ISO 9001:2000 accredited organisation certified by the RINA authorities.

PMTRI is Approved by DG Shipping Govt. of India Vide letter no. 3-TR(27)/2005 dated 25/01/06, Its imparting the education policy based on governamental/inter-governamental accross the industry guidelines so as to meet the growing demand of national & international shipping world.

PMTRI conducts modular courses As per IMO Guidelines  for tanker and non-tanker type of vessels, which are approved by Directorate General of shipping.. PMTRI also concentrates on latest developments in the shipping industry and the regulatory bodies. All the modular courses have duration(s) prescribed either as under the DGS, governament of India law or as per IMO(which India is a signatory) guidelines. these modular courses follow definitive time & duration, competion of which an examination is conducted and the certificate(s) are issued to the successful candidate only.

The dedicated, modern state-of-art air-conditioned training center which is not, the treat for the eyes but genuinely one of the best equipped and practical oriented training center for any category of seafarers (officers & ratings)

Mission Statement

Pentagon Maritime Training And Research Institute (PMTI) endeavors to be a leading training institution meeting the national and international requirement of properly trained seafarers for the maritime industry and to serve the nation, to promote knowledge ,skill and information & technology development in the maritime training.


At PMTRI, we fully understand that the surrounding environment is extremely important for a conducive learning atmosphere. PMTRI has a dedicated and modern state of the art air-conditioned training centers which is not just a treat for the eyes but genuinely one of the best equipped and practical oriented training center for any category of seafarers (officers and ratings).

The library at PMTRI has a huge collection of books by well known authors in various subjects. Thus helping to enhance and increase their knowledge.

We have made it our top priority to maintain clean and hygienic conditions in our institute. Meals and refreshments are provided to all the participants attending the course at no extra cost.

All training requirements like handouts, executive files, writing pads, pens, etc are provided to every participants.

We also provide accommodations to all officers.

Quality Policy

It is the policy of PMTRI to provide quality education and training that meets the needs of seafarers as defined by the individual, his employer, The Directorate General of Shipping and that of International Maritime Organization that govern the training and certification of seafarers. To meet the requirements of flag state legislation and STCW 78 as amended in 95 requirements and in order to continually improve our services and performances, we have established a quality management system that meets the requirements of ISO 9001:2000 standard.