About Us

AMET CITY COLLEGE situated in the heart of the City, Annanagar, Chennai. AMET CITY COLLEGE is supported by AMET , India’s first Maritime Deemed to be University for maritime-related education, training and research. AMET is the 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 Programmes on the 21st August 2007.

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

AMET CITY COLLEGE offers the post-sea courses for seafarers keeping pace with the rapid evolution of shipping industry and technological advances to produce seamen with specialized and upgraded skills. Most of the faculty members are external Examiners of MMD and BEST (GP Rating) faculty members have very long sea sailing and teaching experience