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What This Education Is About.

LOGISTICS INDUSTRIES IN INDIA & OVERSEAS ARE IN GREAT DEMAND FOR TRAINED MANPOWER. INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE UNPRECEDENTED TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCEMENT IN HARDWARE HOWEVER LACK OF SKILLED MANPOWER STILL PERSISTS.

INDIA HAVE BEEN FACING SHORTAGE OF TRAINED PERSONNELS TO FILL THE GROWING DEMAND IN ALL FIELDS OF SHIPPING AND LOGISTICS, SUCH AS SHIPPING AGENCY, CUSTOM HOUSE AGENCY, FREIGHT FORWARDING, SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT, TRANSPORTATION, EXPORT/IMPORT BUSINESSES, WAREHOUSING ETC.

Reasons to consider a career in logistics

INDIA WILL NEED TRAINED WORKFORCE IN BOOMING LOGISTICS, WAREHOUSING, SHIPPING, DISTRIBUTION, CUSTOMS BROKING, PACKAGING, ETC. LOGISTICS AND RELATED EMPLOYMENT SECTOR WILL HAVE ONE OF THE HIGHEST INCREMENTAL HUMAN RESOURCE REQUIREMENTS FROM YEAR 2022 ONWARDS.

Logistics training should be provided by Industry experts

A high quality education by experienced industry professionals is a prerequisite to develop a good career in the field of Logistics & Supply Chain Management.

Logistics careers can be started anywhere

Unlike some careers that require you to relocate to a specific area or region, careers in logistics can begin anywhere. Nearly every company and organization has a need for logistics workers and managers.

New opportunities are opening in logistics

As the global economy has expanded, logistics has become increasingly important. Outsourcing has provided new challenges and new opportunities in logistics.

Careers in logistics are paying more than ever

The top market for logisticians in India and worldwide is increasing with good salary packages.

Jobs are available in logistics for people of all education levels

Logistics may seem like a unfamiliar job that requires special education, but this depends on which facet of logistics you enter.

Advancement opportunities in logistics are plentiful

Because logistics has so many facets and levels, opportunities for advancement are always available.

Logistics careers are rarely boring.

The word boredom is not in the vocabularies of most people with careers in logistics. The sheer variety of work always keeps the job interesting, and crossover may occur when one facet is slow but another is bustling.

Opportunities for women are expanding in logistics.

Logistics careers have traditionally been held by men, but women are becoming increasingly involved at all levels. Many women hold top positions in logistics companies and logistics departments.

AM & MA WHY CHOOSE US?

The importance of industry experience as a prime requirement for faculty in this field of logistics, scm & shipping education sector is being compromised by institutions in lieu of various reasons including commercial.

Industry experienced teachers are the prime qualification required for faculties, apart from the usual professional qualifications.

This is the core strength of the Asia Mercantile & Maritime Academy – AM & MA

All faculties at am&ma are industry professionals who held senior management positions in multinational companies and are therefore capable of preparing students for the real world of logistics, supply chain management & shipping.

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Our Courses

AT AM&MA STUDENTS ARE PROVIDED REAL TIME INDUSTRY ORIENTED TRAINING WHICH EQUIP THEM INDUSTRY READY, EXCELL FOR JOB INTERVIEWS & SECURE ATTRACTIVE JOBS IN DOMESTIC & OVERSEAS LOGISTICS INDUSTRIES

ONE YEAR POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN LOGISTICS & SCM

  • PAPER 1 – CUSTOMS BROKING (ENHANCED)
  • PAPER 2 – LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
  • PAPER 3 – WAREHOUSING & DISTRIBUTION
  • PAPER 4 – LOGISTICAL TRANSPORT DOCUMENTATION
  • PAPER 5 – INTERNATIONAL TRADE
  • PAPER 6 – COMMERCIAL GEOGRAPHY
  • PAPER 7 – DOCUMENTATION PRACTICALS (ENHANCED)
  • PAPER 8 – PROJECT / ISR / LANGUAGE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES
Course Fee

ONE YEAR ADVANCED DIPLOMA IN LOGISTICS & SCM

  • PAPER 1 – CUSTOMS BROKING (BASICS)
  • PAPER 2 – LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
  • PAPER 3 – WAREHOUSING & DISTRIBUTION
  • PAPER 4 – LOGISTICAL TRANSPORT DOCUMENTATION
  • PAPER 5 – INTERNATIONAL TRADE
  • PAPER 6 – COMMERCIAL GEOGRAPHY
  • PAPER 7 – DOCUMENTATION PRACTICALS (BASICS)
  • PAPER 8 – INTERNAL ASSESSMENT / ISR / (PROJECT OPTIONAL)
Course Fee

SIX MONTHS DIPLOMA IN LOGISTICS

  • PAPER 1 – CUSTOMS BROKING (BASICS)
  • PAPER 2 – BASICS OF LOGISTICS
  • PAPER 3 – WAREHOUSING & DISTRIBUTION
  • PAPER 4 – LOGISTICAL TRANSPORT DOCUMENTATION
Course Fee

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About Us

The asia mercantile & maritime academy (am & ma) was established in palarivattom, kochi in continuation of the quality education imparted for logistics, supply chain management & shipping by a dedicated team of industry professionals teaching in this field of education for several years, successfully bringing out nine batches of students now placed in more than fifty well known organizations across the world. Through various courses offered by am & ma, it intend to prepare young and aspiring minds for a secured career in the world of logistics and supply chain management, not only in india but anywhere in the globe.

Multi Capability

Today, the indian logistics sector is a sunshine industry and is going through a phase of transformation. Determined efforts by government of india thorugh the “make in india programme” coupled with considerable achievement in elevating indias image in “ease of doing business” has attracted large foreign direct investments into india. Global business industries & multi national companies are relocating production / business centers to india which inturn would help india develop as global manufacturing center and create enormous employment opportunities in the field of logistics. Efficient logistics is the life line of any manufacturing businesses which enhance trade competitiveness.

Am & ma intends to play a prominent role in training our youngsters in the business of shipping and logistics.

Young graduates or equivalent who wish to seek employment in this capital intensive field of international business are welcome to the academy.

  • Personality Development
  • Job Placement
  • Fast Opportunities
  • Extra curricular Activities
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Meet The Team

MR. T. M. SEBASTIAN

DIRECTOR - ACADEMICS & FACULTY

FORMER MANAGER OF MAERSK LINE WITH OVER 30 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN MANAGEMENT WITH THE BEST KNOWN SHIPPING COMPANIES OF THE WORLD INCLUDING P&O LINES (NOW PART OF MAERSK LINE), LYKES LINES, SANKO (JAPANESE BREAK BULK CARRIER) UNIGLORY LINES, NYK LINES, GEARBULK AND OTHER MULTINATIONAL IN INDIA AND ABROAD.

MR. AJITH KUMAR GOPINATH

DIRECTOR - ADMINISTRATION & FACULTY

FORMER MANAGER OF M/S EVERGREEN SHIPPING LINES, AND ITS AFFILIATES VIZ. M/S HATSU MARINE, M/S UNIGLORY SHIPPING, M/S LLOYD TRIESTINO, ETC, WITH OVER THIRTY (30) YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN SHIPPING, TRADING & LOGISTICS.

MR. P. SANTHOSH KUMAR

FACULTY

FORMER BRANCH MANAGER OF M/S AMERICAN PRESIDENT LINES COIMBATORE, HAVING EXTENSIVE KNOWLEDGE IN DOCUMENTATION AND CUSTOMER SERVICE WITH 28 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE.

MR. NANDAKUMAR KARTHA

FACULTY

FORMER OPERATIONS MANAGER OF M/S AMERICAN PRESIDENT LINES FOR OVER 25 YEARS, AND VERY ACTIVE PROFESSIONAL IN THE FIELD OF SHIPPING AND LOGISTICS. FORMER HONOURABLE SECRETARY OF COCHIN STEAMER AGENTS ASSOCIATION.

MR. P. KUNHIRAMAN NAMBIAR

FACULTY

FORMER ASST. GENERAL MANAGER, ASPINWALL & CO LTD, KOCHI CUSTOMS BROKER LICENCE HOLDER, IE, F CARD TWENTY FIVE YEARS EXPERIENCE IN CUSTOMS DOCUMENTATION, PORT BULK, BREAK BULK CARGO HANDLING OPERATIONS.

Our Skills

Academic Excellence
85%
Extra Curriculur
70%
Job Placements
100%
Infrastructure
65%

FAQs

Effecient Logistics activity ensures smooth, logical and systematic flow of data, goods, and resources, carry out a number of important functions that act as the backbone of any flow of services or goods. An efficient Logistician can always deliver the best, fast and cost effective Logistics solution which decides the fate of any business. It is essential that one need to undergo theoretical and practical training to achieve such caliber and deliver.
New economic opportunities being explored by india is the logistics sector. Being the backbone of economy, the sector's growth is directly linked to india's economic growth as a whole. Consequently, india's anticipated emergence as a $ 5 trillion economy is expected to create plenty of jobs in the logistics industry.

The logistics industry offers many career options which includes following segments:

E COMMERCE
WAREHOUSING
SHIPPING LINES
AVIATION (CARGO)
FREIGHT FORWARDING
MANUFACTURING
CARGO TERMINAL OPERATORS
PORT OPERATORS AND ICDS
ROAD TRANSPORT
CUSTOMS BROKING
EXPORT & IMPORT
DISTRIBUTION

The importance of industry experience as a prime requirement for faculty in this sector as business education is being compromised by institutions in lieu of various reasons including commercial. An analysis of current and historical data obtained from job announcements for positions in the field of Logistics & Supply Chain Management education substantiates this fact.
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INDIVIDUAL SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (ISR) & SOCIAL INITIATIVES of AM & MA

The Asia Mercantile & Maritime Academy engages students in various social activities to empower their leadership qualities and public engagement skills. The aim is to inculcate individual social responsibility in each student so that they become good citizens and useful future assets of our nation.Students were engaged in two different projects viz. 1)Project SAMARITAN & 2)Project JEEVAMSHAM, both initiatives were conducted with the support of ROTARY INTERNATIONAL DISTRICT 3201 & VPS Lakeshore Hospital, Cochin. Students were recognized by Rotary Club of Cochin West & VPS Lakeshore Hospital in a special meeting held at Hotel Casino and were awarded certificates for the good work done.

Project SAMARITAN:

All students of The Asia Mercantile & Maritime Academy attended Project SAMARITAN, District Programme of Rotary International District 3201, medical training programme on twenty different life saving skills including Basic Life Support. Participants were given training and hands-on experience on below mentioned life saving methods viz.

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Project JEEVAMSHAM:

Management & Students of The Asia Mercantile & Maritime Academy (AM&MA) in association with Rotary Club of Cochin West introduced Project Jeevamsham, an orientation programme to the public on following social causes such as:
1) Plastic Menace
2) Deforestation &
3) Rain water recharging

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Rotary Club awarded certificates

Project Jeevamsham was conducted in Cherai, Kuzhupilly, Puthuvyppy & Azhikodu beaches also wherein students enjoyed performing Flash Mob & Mock Drills which were well appreciated by the public.

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TRAINED LOGISTICIANS ARE NEEDED EVERYWHERE, FOR THE ARMED FORCES, TRANSPORT SECTOR, MANUFACTURING SECTOR, AGRICULTURE SECTOR, HEALTH CARE AND MANY OTHER AREAS THAT MEANS SHIPPING AND LOGISTICS JOBS ARE ALMOST ALWAYS AN AREA OF GROWTH, AND OFFER A GREAT CHOICE FOR A CAREER.

Contact Info

AM & MA
The Asia Mercantile & Maritime Academy,
34/499 C, Green Earth Buildings,
Poriyampadam Link Road, Palarivattom, Cochin-682 024
98470 55500, 98953 19486, 0484 4036998, 0484 4036999
ajith@mmacademy.in