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Academy of Maritime Education and Training (AMET)

Academy of Maritime Education and Training (AMET) , situated at kanathur, on the outskirts of the city of Chennai, is a state-of-the-art Institution dedicated to meeting the global Maritime Industry’s needs for quality manpower. AMET was established as a private Maritime Institution though AMET Trust in 1993 and has now attained the stature of a Premier Institution that caters to the Shipping Industry not just in India but the world over. In recognition of its quest for excellence, the Institution has been awarded Certification of ISO 9001:2008 Standards from Det Norske Veritas, Norway. AMET has also earned CRISIL Rating of “Grade I” (outstanding), to the courses approved by the Directorate General of Shipping, i.e., B.E. Marine Engineering, B.Sc Nautical Science & Graduate Marine Engineering. Having started with only 14 cadets, AMET continues to maintain its growth during the last 18 years to have strength of 2750 cadets/students on date, undergoing various Diploma, Degree & Post Graduate Marine Engineering. In August 2007, AMET was conferred University Status under Sec 3 of UGC Act 1956, thus becoming the First University in India for Maritime Education We are happy to place on record that AMET is the - FIRST Institution to own and operate a Training cum Cruise Ship, FIRST to collaborate with Global Maritime Institutions,and the FIRST to generate largest placements from Global Shipping Giants.Truly International in character, we have students from Angola, Nepal, Yemen, Omen, Dubai, Sudan, Sri Lanka, Mauritius, Nigeria, Djibouti, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Syria, Kuwait, Iran and United Arab Emirates. We Conduct various innovative Maritime related Technical and Management - UG, PG & Research Programmes. We are much sought-after to provide consultancy to set up Maritime Training Institutes in other Countries.