Welcome to Academy of Maritime Education and Training (AMET)
India’s first Marine University for maritime-related education, training and research.
Overlooking the deep blue sea cradled by the Bay of Bengal and tucked in the scenic drive way of east coast road is AMET University which is India’s first maritime University, the one and only university from India to be a member of the International Association of Maritime Universities. With quality, commitment, knowledge and excellence as its corner stones, AMET had a humble beginning in the year 1993 with just 14 cadets molded for a career in merchant navy through a higher national diploma programme in marine engineering.
AMET’s uncompromising strides of excellence in the field of maritime education and training laced with its capacity to feed the global shipping industry with an unrivalled maritime human resource secured it the status of becoming the first university in India for maritime education, training, research and development activities on the 21st August 2007. AMET had the privilege and unprecedented status of getting unveiled as a Maritime University from the hands of the secretary general of the International Maritime Organization, Mr.Efithimios E Mitrapoulos.
AMET University serves as an ocean of knowledge for over 4000 students pursuing courses ranging from diploma to Doctoral programs through 9 schools and 23 intensive research and training centers for marine and marine related activities. Equipped with an excellent infrastructure for research and development, co curricular and extracurricular activities AMET secured its compliance certificate for ISO 9001:2015 QMS standards from the prestigious and globally renowned DET NORSKE VERITAS, Norway.