Australian Maritime College
Welcome to the Australian Maritime College (AMC) at the University of Tasmania - the National Institute for Maritime Education, Training and Research. Founded in 1890, the University of Tasmania is the fourth oldest university in Australia and boasts a rich and proud history. AMC is one of the seven founding members of the International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU), with representatives from five continents. AMC is recognised globally as being a centre for excellence. Its multi-million dollar suite of specialist teaching, learning and research facilities is internationally acclaimed and utilised by government bodies and maritime-related businesses world-wide. In addition, their professionally-experienced teaching and research staff have strong industry links. The Australian Maritime College (AMC) is a specialist institute of the University of Tasmania and is the National Institute for Maritime Education, training and research.
Australian Maritime College is dedicated to ensuring its courses offerings remain relevant to global demands. AMC courses are developed in collaboration with industry and government bodies, placing their highly skilled graduates in high demand across the globe. AMC offers a wide range of courses, including vocational certificates at many levels, bachelor degrees and diplomas, as well as postgraduate certificates and degrees, including doctorates. Students are provided with flexible course options, with opportunities for full-time, part-time and online distance study. Its class sizes are small, meaning students and teaching staff work closely together and its campuses offer a range of student accommodation options. There are also many generous scholarships on offer. With a high employment rate, their highly skilled graduates are in demand world-wide.
AMC is located in Australia's picturesque island state of Tasmania, on the banks of the Tamar River in Launceston. A vibrant regional city known for its stunning architecture, Launceston features beautiful natural settings and hosts many cultural activities and sporting events. Beaches, snowfields, wilderness (and the mainland) are less than an hour away. AMC also has a second campus at Beauty Point, which is home to their fleet of training and research vessels.
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