World-class maritime education and training for the next era of trade

Welcome to Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy

Established in 2006

A premier initiative by AD Ports Group for the advancement of the maritime industry, Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy provides world-class maritime education and training for the next generation of maritime industry leaders in the UAE and the region.

Our academy is dedicated to cultivating talent, be it local or international, for a variety of activities within the maritime sector. Using leading-edge curricula, global educational partnerships and state-of-the-art infrastructure, our students are prepared for success. The academy’s thorough education and hands-on training yield generations of professionals qualified to pursue their careers of choice.

Our Mission

To build the nation’s maritime capabilities by delivering high quality maritime education and certification courses

Our Vision

To develop and guide future generations of maritime leaders through world-class education and training

Our Values

Ready to Respond

Eager to Collaborate

Safe, Secure & Sustainable

Innovative For Excellence

Fair & Committed

Who We Are

Welcome to Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy

Established in 2006

A premier initiative by AD Ports Group for the advancement of the maritime industry, Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy provides world-class maritime education and training for the next generation of maritime industry leaders in the UAE and the region.

Our academy is dedicated to cultivating talent, be it local or international, for a variety of activities within the maritime sector. Using leading-edge curricula, global educational partnerships and state-of-the-art infrastructure, our students are prepared for success. The academy’s thorough education and hands-on training yield generations of professionals qualified to pursue their careers of choice.

Our Mission

Our Mission

To build the nation’s maritime capabilities by delivering high quality maritime education and certification courses

Our Vision

Our Vision

To develop and guide future generations of maritime leaders through world-class education and training

Our Values

Our Values

Ready to Respond

Eager to Collaborate

Safe, Secure & Sustainable

Innovative For Excellence

Fair & Committed

Our training teams are highly proficient with internationally bench-marked qualifications, certifications, experience and competencies. They bring into the classrooms, workshops and simulator areas, their vast maritime industry experience and technical expertise.

Captain Maktoum Al Houqani
Managing Director

Courses

Short Course & Simulator

Our short courses are designed for professional mariners seeking further training catering principally to the demands of Marine Offshore.

PMI Courses

Our Project Management Institute Courses provided Project Managers with access to the most important industry-recognised certifications globally.

Professional Diplomas

Our Professional Development Course cover FIATA Freight Forwarding & Logistics and ICS Maritime Logistics.

Instructors

Meet our industry leading experienced instructors delivering our professional course and undergraduate student diplomas at AD Maritime Academy.

Diploma in Shipping and Maritime Operations

A 12-month diploma designed to develop skills, competencies, and attitudes necessary for a career in the Merchant Navy.

Advanced Diploma in Marine Engineering Technology (ADMET)

A 3-year course designed to develop knowledge, skills, and competency to perform the duties of a Marine Engineer Officer safely and effectively.

Instructors

Meet our industry leading experienced instructors delivering our professional course and undergraduate student diplomas at AD Maritime Academy.

Working Professionals

Short Course & Simulator

Our short courses are designed for professional mariners seeking further training catering principally to the demands of Marine Offshore.

PMI Courses

Our Project Management Institute Courses provided Project Managers with access to the most important industry-recognised certifications globally.

Professional Diplomas

Our Professional Development Course cover FIATA Freight Forwarding & Logistics and ICS Maritime Logistics.

Instructors

Meet our industry leading experienced instructors delivering our professional course and undergraduate student diplomas at AD Maritime Academy.

Undergraduate Students

Diploma in Shipping and Maritime Operations

A 12-month diploma designed to develop skills, competencies, and attitudes necessary for a career in the Merchant Navy.

Advanced Diploma in Marine Engineering Technology (ADMET)

A 3-year course designed to develop knowledge, skills, and competency to perform the duties of a Marine Engineer Officer safely and effectively.

Instructors

Meet our industry leading experienced instructors delivering our professional course and undergraduate student diplomas at AD Maritime Academy.

Latest News

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Partners

Careers

Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy is part of AD Ports Group a human-centric organisation built on innovation and efficiency. We support our employees’ personal and professional development with best-in-class training and encourage new ways of thinking by supporting the development of the next generation of industry leaders.

Careers

Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy is part of AD Ports Group a human-centric organisation built on innovation and efficiency. We support our employees’ personal and professional development with best-in-class training and encourage new ways of thinking by supporting the development of the next generation of industry leaders.

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Reimagining Trade

AD Ports Group encompasses an integrated portfolio of businesses across 5 clusters – Digital, Economic Cities & Free Zones, Logistics, Maritime and Ports – driving global trade by connecting global maritime routes and international trading partners.

We are reimagining trade, to enable progress for all.

Reimagining Trade

AD Ports Group encompasses an integrated portfolio of businesses across 5 clusters – Digital, Economic Cities & Free Zones, Logistics, Maritime and Ports – driving global trade by connecting global maritime routes and international trading partners.

We are reimagining trade, to enable progress for all.