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Former Navy official to take the helm as AMC Principal

17 Apr 2019

The University of Tasmania is delighted to announce the appointment of retired Australian Rear Admiral and former Deputy Chief of Navy, Michael van Balen, as the new Principal of the Australian Maritime College.


$329m research partnership to transform Australia’s blue economy

16 Apr 2019

The University of Tasmania will lead the largest ever Cooperative Research Centre (CRC), bringing together expertise in seafood, renewable energy and offshore engineering to transform Australia’s blue economy.


AMC maritime engineering research achieves top ERA ranking

27 Mar 2019

The Australian Maritime College’s maritime engineering research has been recognised as well above world standard, achieving the highest possible ranking in the latest Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) 2018 report.


Successful first Antarctic dives for world-leading underwater vehicle

22 Mar 2019

The University of Tasmania’s world-leading polar autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) and its support crew have returned home after a successful first deployment in Antarctica.


New scholarships from ANL support global logistics studies

18 Mar 2019

The Australian Maritime College has welcomed the establishment of a generous new scholarship program sponsored by shipping company ANL Container Line to support three students undertaking a Bachelor of Global Logistics and Maritime Management.


James dives in to future submarine role

13 Mar 2019

James Wilkes is a Naval Architect at Naval Group who has relocated to France to become a member of the Australian Design Authority. In his role, he is responsible for ensuring that the overall design for Australia’s twelve Attack class submarines is consistent and balanced.