INS Shivaji (Engineering Training Establishment)

INS Shivaji (Engineering Training Establishment)

Name of Establishment, Location, Address and Nearest Railway Station
Name of Establishment, Location, Address and Nearest Railway Station
Name Location Address Fax Phone Railway Station

INS Shivaji
The following schools are located in this establishment

  • Naval College of Engineering
  • Centre for Marine Engineering Technology
  • NBCD School
8 kms from Lonavla town INS Shivaji, Lonavla 410 402 District Pune, Maharashtra (02114) 284701 (02114) 284861 - 67 Lonavla
Climate and Altitude
Climate and Altitude
Altitude Climate Monsoon Annual rainfall
About 700 mts above sea level Dry and pleasant from October to May Heavy between June to September Approximately 500 cms
Connectivity
Connectivity
Road Rail Air
Well connected to Mumbai and Pune Well connected to Mumbai and Pune Domestic services operate from Pune which is about 65 kms away and international air services operate from Mumbai which is about 120 kms away from Lonavla
Clothing and Bedding
Clothing and Bedding
Clothing Bedding
Tropical clothing is worn for most part of the year. A thick pullover is however useful from December to February. Raincoat is essential during the monsoon period Trainees are to possess their own bedding, blankets, mosquito nets, bed sheets and pillows. These can also be purchased locally
Accommodation
Accommodation
Officers and Cadets Sailors
Are accommodated in the officers' and cadets mess respectively Cabins/dormitories are provided to sailors according to their rank
Domestic Help

Officers/cadets accommodated in the mess are provided with civilian bearers.

Recreation
Recreation
Swimming Pool Sports
A swimming pool is located in the establishment Facilities for indoor/outdoor games are available in the establishment
Arms/Ammunition

Trainees are not permitted to bring/hold private arms/ammunition.

Animals/Pets

Trainees are not permitted to keep animals/pets.

Banking and Other Facilities
Banking and Other Facilities
Banking Postal Telephone
An extension counter of State Bank of India exists within the base A post office is located within the base A STD/ISD booth exists within the premises of the base
Hotels and Restaurants
A number of hotels and restaurants are situated at Lonavala.
Transport

Buses and taxis are available as public transport.

Medical Facilities
Medical Facilities
Internal External
A sickbay exists within the base Naval hospital, INHS Kasturi is located within the premises of INS Shivaji
School for Children
School for Children
Internal External
A Naval KG school is located within the establishment A number of schools with English as a medium of instruction are located close by
Library

Well stocked libraries exist in the Naval College of Engineering and Centre for Marine Engineering Technology.

Extra Curricular Activities

Several hobby clubs function in the establishment. Facilities for hand gliding, sailing and rock climbing are available in the establishment.