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Embark on your career in the maritime industry

Shaping Maritime Leaders of the Future

We provide industry-level training to prepare officers and engineers for the international maritime industry.


Real-World Industry Training and Experiences

Our students benefit from region's leading workshops, laboratories, simulation centres and training grounds.


Region's Leading Academy With A Proven Track Record

ALAM's graduates are fully equipped to excel in various roles in the global maritime industry.

Welcome to ALAM

ALAM is the leading maritime training academy in Malaysia. Founded in 1977, ALAM has trained more than thousands of maritime professionals for both onshore and offshore operations. The 67 acres academy and training centre is located on a campus in Melaka, overlooking the busy Straits of Malacca.

Our well-equipped learning facilities, hostels and communal dining hall are designed with the students in mind. With advanced classrooms, workshops and simulation centres, ALAM is committed to provide you with every opportunity to achieve your full potential – professionally, intellectually and socially.


Our Courses

Cadetship Diploma

Learn more about our Diploma in Nautical Studies and Diploma Marine Engineering.

Business & Management

Learn more about our Maritime Studies Programme.


Certification to serve on seagoing ships with Deck Ratings and Engine Ratings courses.

Advanced Post Sea

Advanced Nautical Studies and Marine Engineering courses to help further your career.

Short Courses

ALAM offers short courses to enhance and develop your skills in your Maritime journey.

ALAM is the region’s leading academy that offers Cadetship qualifications, Advanced Post Sea training and Modular courses for aspiring maritime professionals. We offer comprehensive curriculums to prepare our graduates as officers, engineers, researchers and consultants in the global maritime industry.


Our Achievements

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Maritime & Offshore Courses

Offers over 150 courses including customised courses

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4 Decades Experience

Trained over 13,500 Seafarers since 1977

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Top-Ranked Education

Consistently rated highly by DNV as one of the world’s leading Maritime Education & Training Institution

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Best in Asia

Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia 2017 Winner under Best Education & Training category

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