Academy of Maritime Education and Training (AMET)
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS ADMISSION DIVISION
Guidelines for Admissions of International Students
(Foreign/Non Resident Indians) (NRI)
Rules framed by University Grants Commission (UGC)
and notified in it’s web site www.ugc.ac.in
will be followed for deciding the eligibility
and admissions of International students to various
courses offered in Academy of Maritime Education and Training (AMET).
University has setup an International Students
Division to deal with admission and guidance of
International students. This division will not
only control the admission of the International
students but will also provide necessary guidance
for securing admission.
per guidelines International students will include
i) Foreign students: Students holding passports
issued by foreign countries and people of Indian
Origin who have acquired the nationality of foreign
countries are included as international students.
ii) Non Resident Indians(NRI): Only those Non
Resident Indian Students who have studied and
passed the qualifying examinations from schools
or colleges in foreign countries will be included
as international students. This will include the
students studying in the schools or colleges
situated in foreign countries even if affiliated
to Boards of Secondary Education or universities
located in India, but will not include students
studying in those schools or colleges (situated
in India) and affiliated to the Boards of
Secondary Education or Universities of the foreign
Students passing the qualifying examinations
from Boards or Universities located in foreign
countries as external students and dependants
of NRI studying in India will not be included
as International students
4. Documents required for admission of International
VISA: All international students will
require a ‘Student VISA’ endorsed
on the passport for joining full time courses.
No other endorsement is acceptable. Students wishing
to join a research program will require
a ‘Research VISA’ endorsed to
this institution. The visa should be valid for
the prescribed duration of the course. A
visa is not required for NRI students. Students
who are doing full time courses, in some
other institution do not require a separate visa
for joining ‘Part Time courses’ provided
that their current visa is valid for the
entire duration of the course.
5. Eligibility Qualifications:
The qualifications required for eligibility for
admission to different Courses can be checked
in detail from the prospectus. Only those Students
who have qualified from foreign universities or
Boards of Higher Education recognized as equivalent
by the ‘Association of Indian Universities’
(AIU) are eligible for admission. When required,
a reference will be made to AIU to check the equivalence.
In case the University /Board is not included
in the list, the candidate has to obtain and submit
a certificate to this effect from AIU by paying
the requisite fee.
EXAMINATIONS EQUIVALENT TO +2 STAGE RECOGNIZED
ASSOCIATION OF INDIAN UNIVERSITIES
The following foreign examination have been recognized
by AIU , as amended from time to time as equivalent to +2 stage qualification of an
Indian Board giving access to the Bachelor Degree
programme at Indian Universities, including Professional
a. 12 years Baccalaureate Certificate of Afghanistan,
France, Iraq and Tunisia.
b. 12 years General Secondary Education Certificate
of the Ministry of Education – Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi
Arabia, United Arab Emirates and other Gulf
c. GCE/IGCSE examinations of the approved British
Examining Bodies in UK, Singapore,Hong Kong and
Mauritius with passes in 5 subjects at ‘Ordinary
Level’ and 2 subjects at ‘Advanced
Level’. For admission to professional
courses- medical / engineering Advanced
Level Passes in Physical, Chemistry, Biology,
Mathematics and English are essential besides
5 (five) passes at GCE ‘Ordinary Level’.
d. High School Diploma from accredited School
e. Intermediate/Senior Secondary / Higher Secondary
of the approved Boards in Pakistan, Bangladesh
f. 12 years Secondary stage qualification of National
Examination Board / Council in of the Ministry
of Education – Kenya, Nigeria, Ethiopia,
Sudan, Uganda and Tanzania.
g. 12 years secondary stage Examination conducted
by various provinces in Australia and Canada.
h. GCE ‘Ordinary and Advanced’ level
examination of the Department of Examination,
Govt. of Sri Lanka
i. 12- year STPM examination of Malaysia.
j. 12- year Secondary Stage qualification of Indonesia,
Japan, Korea, Socialist Republic of Vietnam and
Yemen Arab Republic.
k. ‘Abitur’ of Germany.
l. 12- year High School Diploma awarded
by the accredited American School / International
Schools in other countries following American
pattern of education.
Note: In order to avoid any difficulty
at a later stage, every student who has studied
in a system other than CBSE/ICSE or any Stage
Board in India is advised to obtain an equivalence
certificate from Association of Indian Universities,
New Delhi. This is to be produced before the admission.
6. Admission of International students:
Admission of all the International students
will be done through the ‘International
Students Division(ISD)’ of Academy of Maritime Education and Training (AMET).
Students will generally be admitted in the
beginning of the course. However, students can
also be admitted as transfer cases in the
middle of the course from other institutes with
which there is an understanding for accepting
the students as transfer cases. All admissions
are strictly on merit and selection made by entrance
visit our website www.ametindia.com and go to International Students Link. Please
download the Application Form, fill up and mail/courier/fax
to us. The address and telephone numbers are give
below. You need not send any remittance with the
application at this moment. You will have to pay
a fee of USD 25/- for the Application Form once
you reach our campus on confirmation of Admission.
the following documents along with Application
Certified (English translated) copy of the marks/
grade sheet of the qualifyingexamination
(if available) or the predicted marks/grades of
Certified copy of the grade equivalence to marks
by the respective boards/schools
Copy of the passport (Personal details page)
Latest Passport size colour photograph in addition
to one affixed on the application
The following documents in original are
to be submitted at the time of registration:
or Pass certificate of the qualifying examination
mark sheet of the qualifying examination
versions of all documents, if they are not
with a valid student visa
and eligibility certificate from Association
of Indian Universities wherever applicable
Certificate (If applicable)
Passport-size photographs - 15 Nos.