The university provides B E in Harbour and Ocean Engineering which is a four years course divided in 8 semesters. Students in this course gets to learn about the port and harbour structures and also to operate and maintain offshore oil drilling platforms for oil exploration and production. Qualified harbour and offshore engineers are provided job oppurtunities in India as well as abroad with good salary packages.
Candidates eligible for this course must have a pass certificate of 10 + 2 with 60% minimum marks in physics, maths and chemistry. The age limit for this course is 25 years and both girls and boys can apply for this course.
In the year 1993, Smt. Pattammal Educational and Charitable Trust established a marine engineering institute in Kanathur district of Tamil Nadu, namely, Academy of Maritime Education & Training (AMET University). It is considered to be one ..