Marine Engineering and Research Institute (MERI) is situated on Taratolla Road, Kolkata
. Established in 1947, it is an ISO 9001:2000 certified institute. The institute offers degree course in Marine Engineering. It also provides placement facilities for the final year students.
Apart from the normal academics, games, sports, and cultural activities are also conducted in the campus. Boarding facilities with study rooms, messes, TV rooms, and drinking water facility are available. The campus also has a well-equipped medical centre.