We take the pleasure to announce that Cdt. Sahil Pathania, an LPU alumnus, has been awarded the Best in Hands-on Training award at Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies, Lonavala. Cdt. Sahil joined SIMS on 01st April 2021 in the 30th batch of the Graduate Marine Engineering Course and passed out on 31st March 2022. He graduated with BTech in Mechanical Engineering degree from LPU in 2019.

SIMS is a premier Maritime Training Institute approved by the Directorate General of Shipping and affiliated with the Indian Maritime University (IMU). It is promoted by Executive Ship Management Singapore (ESM), which operates more than 150 merchant ships worldwide. All the students are provided with 100% guaranteed placement on-board ships operated by ESM.

The Merchant Navy, despite being a very quiet industry, is the single largest contributor to the world’s economy by transporting 90% of the cargo and providing huge employment opportunities. Indian Seafarers are preferred worldwide by shipping companies for their quality, professionalism and resilient character.

LPU congratulates Cdt. Sahil Pathania on his spectacular achievements and wishes him the best in his future endeavors.