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Academy of Maritime Education and Training University - [AMET], Chennai

  • Tamil Nadu
  • Estd 1993
  • Deemed to be University
  • AICTE, NAAC, UGC

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About Academy of Maritime Education and Training University Chennai

Overlooking the deep blue sea cradled by the Bay of Bengal and tucked in the scenic drive way of east coast road is AMET. 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 moulded 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 Deemed to be 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 Deemed to be University from the hands of the secretary general of the International Maritime Organization, Mr.Efithimios E Mitrapoulos.

AMET serves as an ocean of knowledge for over 3000 students pursuing Programmes ranging from diploma to Doctoral programs through 4 schools and 2 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.

Why Choose AMET University Chennai?

-The one and only University from India to be a member of the International Association of Maritime Universities.

-For over two decades AMET is remaining as the favourite destination for campus interviews by many shipping giants such as AP MOLLER MAERSK, GOODWOOD, NYK, SONANGOL, VSHIPS, WALLEMS, SHELL, CHEVRON, STENA + over 100 companies.

-55 MoU's signed by AMET with leading National, International organizations & Institutions.

Academy of Maritime Education and Training (AMET) is certified to ISO 9001:2008 QMS Standard by Det Norske Veritas.

Academy of Maritime Education and Training (AMET) is initiating many steps for the welfare of the students and one of its kind assisting for scholarships for the deserving students.

Academy of Maritime Education and Training (AMET) is assisting the deserving students to get their scholarships from various Government Departments like Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare Department of Government of Tamil Nadu and Minority Community Welfare Department of Government of Tamil Nadu and the Director of Fisheries, Government of Tamil Nadu. Apart from Government Scholarship, deserving students are also eligible for Maritime Training Scholarship, Merit award and Management Scholarship.

Schools under this college 

 

  1. School of Maritime Studies 
  2. School of Electrical and Electronics Engineering 
  3. School of Engineering and Technology 
  4. School of Ocean Engineering 
  5. School of Management Studies 
  6. School of Biotechnology 
  7. School of Science and Humanities 

Specialised Courses 

International Collaborative Programmes

 

 

Directorate General of Shipping Approved Certification Programmes

  • Electro Technical Officers
  • Graduate Marine Engineering (GME)
  • Training for General Purpose Ratings (GP Rating - 6 months Course)
  • Basic Safety Training (Pre Sea Modular Programmes)
  • General Operator’s Certificate for GMDSS

 

Ph.D. Programmes

  • AMET Business School
  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Harbour & Ocean Engineering
  • Marine Bio-Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • English
  • Information Technology
  • Marine Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Nautical Science
  • Naval Architecture and Offshore Engineering

Part-Time Programmes

  • BBA Shipping
  • Diploma Programmes
  • Post Graduate Diploma Programmes

Centre of Excellence in Collaboration with Industries Programmes

  • On Board Ship Automation by CDCE School of Automation and robotics in association with Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Govt. Of India
  • Innovation in robotics and artificial intelligence Electronics Platform Research (EPR) Lab

Value Added Programmes

  • One credit course - Instrumented Safety Systems - by Yokogawa India Ltd
  • PRIMA VERA ORACLE
  • High Voltage Safety and Switch Gear - Operational Level Course (Directorate General of Shipping Approved Certificate Course)
  • High Voltage Safety and Switch Gear - Management Level Course (DGS approved Certificate Course)
  • CAD using CREO
  • CNC Milling and Turning in association with National Small Industrial Corporation (NSIC), Govt. of India

Innovative Programmes for Rural Youth and Women

  • Certificate Course in Fisheries Engineering for the unemployed youths of fishermen community
  • Certificate Course in Tally for empowering economically poor rural women
  • Certificate Course in Digital Photo Editing for empowering economically poor rural women 

Facilities

  • Comp Labs

  • Sports

  • Gym

  • Medical

  • Cafeteria

  • Laboratory

  • Library

  • Auditorium

  • Hostel

  • Transport

  • Swimming Pool

Highlights of Academy of Maritime Education and Training University - [AMET], Chennai

Attributes
Name Academy of Maritime Education and Training University - [AMET], Chennai
Year of Establishment Estd 1993
Type Private
Exam Frequency Deemed to be University
Approvals & Recognitions AICTE, NAAC, UGC
Courses Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctoral
Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Email office@ametuniv.ac.in, admission@ametuniv.ac.in, amet_intlaffairs@ametuniv.ac.in
Contact Details Toll Free - 1800-108-3030, 044-32577030, 32577002
Website http://www.ametuniv.ac.in

Why Choose Academy of Maritime Education and Training University Chennai 

  • It has an excellent record of 16000 plus graduates now placed successfully 
  • They have over 1300 international students 
  • They have MOUs with 16 plus companies
  • The number of publications in their name are above 2800
  • They have a record of over 47 patents 
  • They have done successful placements of over 12000 students
  • They have offered more than 1 lakh scholarships to their students 
  • They have 960 plus collaborations nationally and internationally 
  • They have a NAAC accreditation of an A grade
  • They are also accredited by NBA 
  • They are approved under AICTE, IAMU, and ARIIA
  • They also have a nice ranking by NIRF 
  • The Maritime Programmes of the University are Accredited by Directorate General of Shipping, Government of India, Mumbai through Comprehensive Inspection Programme carried out by Internationally Accredited Certification Body, Det Norske Veritas (Norway) – Germanischer Lloyd (Germany) - DNV-GL. AMET has been accredited with Grade A1 Outstanding in the CIP for the past FIVE consecutive years.
  • Performance Indicators in Maritime Education and Training (PIMET) by International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU), Japan. 
  • AMET Deemed to be University is recognized as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (SIRO) by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), Government of India for the period 2022-2025.
  • AMET is categorized as 'Band B' institution (rank between 26-50) in category of 'University & Deemed to be University (Private-Self-Financed)' in Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievement (ARIIA) 2020 announced on 18th August 2020.
  • Other approvals to the college are by MHRD, CIP, DGS, NDL, DNV, and also by MHW. 

Awards 

 

  • Lifetime Achievement Award 2017 
  • LLOYD'S LIST Middle East and Indian Subcontinent Awards 2013 in Maritime Education 
  • India Shipping Summit Awards
  • Academy of Maritime Education and Training (AMET) Wins Sailor Today Award
  • The Lloyds List Middle East & Indian Subcontinent - Training Award For 2007

Academy of Maritime Education and Training University Chennai UG Courses 

  • B.Sc. Nautical Science
  • B.E. Marine Engineering
  • B.E.Naval Architecture and Offshore Engineering
  • B.E. Petroleum Engineering
  • B.E. Mechanical Engineering
  • B.E. Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • B.Tech. Food Processing Technology
  • B.E. Mining Engineering
  • B.E. Computer Science and Engineering (Cyber Security)
  • B.E. Computer Science and Engineering (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning)
  • B.Sc. Data Science
  • B.Sc. Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • B.Sc. Robotics and Artificial Intelligence
  • B.Sc. Computer Science and Business System
  • B.B.A. Shipping
  • B.Com. Logistics & Computer Applications
  • B.Voc. (BFSI - Banking Finance Services and Insurance)

Academy of Maritime Education and Training University Chennai PG Courses 

  • M.B.A. Shipping & Logistics Management
  • M. E. Naval Architecture and Offshore Engineering
  • M. E. Petroleum Engineering
  • M.E. Thermal & Fluid Engineering
  • M.E. Power Systems
  • M.Sc Marine Biotechnology

Academy of Maritime Education and Training University Chennai Eligibility 

B.SC - Physics, Chemistry, and Maths with at least 60% aggregate and English with 50% marks. The age must be below 25 Years. A passport is required.

BBA - 10+2 with a minimum of 50% marks 

B.COM - 10+2 with a minimum of 50% marks 

B.Voc - 10+2 with a minimum of 50% marks 

M.Sc - Bachelor's degree in Science (Botany, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Zoology, Bioinformatics Tech, Biotechnology) Medicine and Agriculture qualified with 55% of aggregate scores with Biology / Life Science as Main or Ancillary Subjects.

Academy of Maritime Education and Training University Chennai Admission Process

The admission happens through the both offline and online mode. For the offline mode, the students have to visit the campus of the college and do the needful for the admission from the college office. 

For the online mode, the students have to follow the below mentioned steps. 

  • The students have to visit the official website of AMET University. 
  • The next step is to go to the Application Forms page in the Admission head. 
  • Then the students have to register themselves by submitting their General professional and personal details. All the information updated must be correct by all means because their application might be rejected during the cross correction process if anything entered is wrong. 
  • The students have to then submit their OTP that they have received on their mobile and then they will be redirected to the application forms. 
  • Then the students have to click on ‘Apply Now or Download’.  
  • Fill the form and upload it. 
  • Take the printout of the form for any future reference. 

Academy of Maritime Education and Training University Chennai Campus 

AMET have well-equipped workshops for practical training, a marine workshop for hands-on training on marine auxiliaries, Ship in Campus, well-furnished hostel, Library canteen facilities, indoor and outdoor games, swimming pool, medical facilities backed by an overall conducive learning environment.

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