The Centre for Maritime Information Services has been established at AMET University in the year 2014 in association with Chennai Port Trust to provide ocean information and advisory services to the Society, Industry, Scientific community and to carryout world class Research in the field of Maritime Education in the University. The Centre aims to collaborate with various Industries and Research organizations in India and Abroad to carry out Major research activities This Centre provides round-the-clock monitoring and warning services for the coastal population on tsunamis, storm surges, high waves, etc. through the Indian Centre for Ocean Information Services, Hyderabad. The research activity of the centre includes Research Projects, Publications, patents and Training programmes. The Centre is planning to conduct Maritime information courses to the academic and industry professionals and also tailor made Programmes to the Fishermen Community.