Trident College of Marine Technology is accredited by Directorate General of Shipping, Ministry of Shipping, Govt. of India, It is also associated with Indian Maritime University (IMU),a central university under Govt. of India
It is certified with prestigious ISO 9001:2008 (Certificate No. #53066-2009-AQ-IND-RVA) for "Maritime Training and Education", by Det Norske Veritas (DNV, Netherlands) and Benchmarked by CRISIL: "The Institution has resources and processes that can deliver good quality of maritime education and training". TCMT has been awarded as the ""Most Efficient Institute" in Eastern India by Board of Examination of Seafarers (BES) Trust.