Australian Maritime College (AMC) Faculty, Division or Major Institute uri icon

The Australian Maritime College (AMC) is located at the University of Tasmania - Australia’s national institute for maritime and maritime-related education, training and research. AMC is one of the seven founding members of the International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU), which represents five continents.

AMC is globally recognised as being a centre for excellence. Our multi-million dollar suite of specialist teaching, learning and research facilities are internationally acclaimed and are utilised by government bodies and maritime related businesses world-wide. In addition, our professionally experienced, teaching and research staff have extremely strong industry links.

Utilising our impressive research facilities and cross-campus know-how, we work closely with industry and government on leading edge research questions which have recently included improving the propulsive efficiency of high speed catamarans, treatment of diseases affecting fish farmed salmon, ocean wave and tidal energy technologies and the environmental challenges facing the world's oceans.