Admission cum Recruitment Drive
by A.P.Moller - MAERSK A/S

About AMET

India’s First Private Maritime University for maritime-related education, training and research. 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 serves as an ocean of knowledge for over 3400 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. AMET had a humble beginning of just 14 cadets and now have been successfully moulded More than 10000 Ametians for a career in Maritime related industry. AMET continuously holds A1 outstanding accreditation in the Comprehensive Inspection Programme (CIP) conducted by DNV-GL & IRS for four consecutive cycles.


A.P. Moller- MAERSK A/S also known as simply MAERSK has been the World largest container ship and supply vessel operator. It is based in Copenhagen, Denmark, with subsidiaries and offices across 130 countries and around 88,000 employees. It operates over 786 vessels and has a capacity of 4.1 million TEU.

Association of AMET & MAERSK

AMET’s relationship with MAERSK is paramount and everlasting for the last 25 years. MAERSK has been recruiting AMET cadet’s of B.Sc Nautical Science, B.E Marine Engineering, HND NS, HND ME, ETO and GME courses all along.

More than 2400 cadets have been recruited by MAERSK and many of them are currently occupying coveted position in various renowned International Shipping companies as Managing Directors and CEOs.

During 1999-2001, AMET conducted a diploma programme in association with MAERSK by conducting DNS and DMS course with a total sponsorship by MAERSK. Also during 2005-2008, AMET conducted 3 - Batches of Dual degree programme in association with MAERSK by conducting BE Marine Technology course with a total sponsorship by MAERSK. It was the first of its kind in the history of Maritime Education in India as well.

Recently MAERSK has signed an MoU with AMET to establish the Centre of Excellence of MAERSK-AMET University, which is the world’s first Centre of Excellence of MAERSK at AMET University and MAERSK agreed to recruit Deck and Engine Cadets only from AMET. The MoU was signed by Dr. J. Ramachandran, Chancellor, AMET, Deemed to be University, Chennai and Mr. Niels H. Bruus, Head of Marine – HR, Fleet Management & Technology, A.P. Moller- MAERSK A/S, Denmark.

Admission Process

MAERSK to participate in Admission cum recruitment process of Male and Female cadets along with AMET on 21.08.2020 through online mode.

Eligibility Criteria

  • A pass in Plus-two (12th Standard) or its equivalent, with minimum 60% aggregate in Maths, Physics and Chemistry group and at least 50% marks in English in 10th or 12th std.
  • To clear AMET Online CET, PI/LI & Personal Interview by MAERSK.
  • Medical Fitness as per DGS norms.

Note: The selection of A.P. MOLLER MAERSK - AMET admission cum recruitment is based purely on Merit. We have not appointed any agency or individual to issue admission letters for this cadetship training program.Moreover certain agency or individual may demand huge sum of money promising to get admission for this cadetship training program. If you come across any such fraudulent, kindly write to us at

Added on please note that AMET UNIVERSITY shall not be held responsible or liable for anyone dealing with such agency or individual as they have dealt with such agency or individual at their own risk.

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