Academy of Maritime Education and training (AMET University), Chennai
Established as a private maritime institute through AMET Trust with just 14 cadets in 1993, AMET has, through its uncompromising strides of excellence and ambitious zeal to serve the students and nation, transformed into the first university for maritime education in India. AMET was conferred Deemed University status by UGC/MHRD on the strength of its Maritime courses & Training and has thus become India’s first and the only University in Maritime Education. AMET has obtained Certification to ISO 9001: 2000 Standards from Det Norske Veritas, Norway.
All the DG approved programes of the University are graded as Grade I (Excellent). With a high employment rate, our highly skilled graduates are in demand world-wide, with our alumni spread across several countries around the world. The collaborations between AMET University and the various world leaders in the Shipping Industry shall prove to be very successful & definitely benefit the students to look forward for a career in various activities in Shipping Industry globally.