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    Welcome to SAIMI.
    Partners in growing the blue economy!
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    All things maritime at your fingertips.
    Fast-tracking the provision of research, education and skills
    needed to position South Africa as a global leader in the
    sustainable utilisation of maritime resources.
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Welcome to SAIMI

The South African International Maritime Institute (SAIMI) is facilitating the development of the skills and knowledge base required to ensure the success of “Blue Economy” maritime economic development initiatives such as Operation Phakisa and the African Union’s African Integrated Maritime Strategy.


SAIMI serves South Africa and the African continent by promoting skills development, education, training and research that supports growth of the blue economy.

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