About This College
University aims at sustaining their identity as a leader in maritime education through progressive innovation in training, research and development that will render a brilliant future for our students and a trans formative impact on the global society.
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 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.
1. India’s first Maritime Deemed to be University for maritime-related education, training and research.
2. AMET has been accredited by The Royal Institution of Naval Architects, United Kingdom.
3. The Central Library is situated in the Raja Raja Cholan building and the total area of the library is 21499.97 Sq.ft.