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Bachelor of Engineering, Maritime Technology

Type
Bachelor (ISCED 2011 level 6)
Taal

Engels

Tijdsduur 9 semesters
Cost Free of charge for EU/EES; for non-EU/EAA countries 6 000 € per year

The aim of the education is to train competent and versatile chief engineers for domestic, European and international traffic. The main task of a chief engineer include being responsible for leading vessels technical department, and being responsible for vessels technical safety concerning both people and the environment. The education also offers a good base for functioning in leading positions in land-based organisations within the maritime field.

The core studies cover the duties of engine officers. The studies involve mechanical engineering, seamanship, ship technology and electrical engineering. A large part of the education is realised through the schools' simulator and workshops. The training fulfils the requirements set in The International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watch keeping for Seafarers (STCW-convention).

Career Prospects

Graduates from the degree program in Maritime Engineering are professional and versatile chief engineers, qualified for Finnish, European and International careers. The first self-evident career at sea can be as officers on board any type of vessel. Shore based careers within the maritime industry are underpinned by a sufficient career at sea. The maritime industry offers land based positions within different authorities, shipping companies, brokers, insurance companies, yards, logistics, and so on. 

Study objectives

The aim of the education is to train competent and versatile chief engineers for domestic, European and international traffic. The main task of a chief engineer include being responsible for leading vessels technical department, and being responsible for vessels technical safety concerning both people and the environment. The education also offers a good base for functioning in leading positions in land-based organizations within the maritime field.

The training fulfils the requirements set in The International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW-convention).

The programme is offered in English.

Study contents

The core studies cover the duties of engine officers.

Content of studies

  • mechanical engineering
  • seamanship
  • ship technology
  • electrical engineering

A large part of the education is realized through the advanced simulator center and workshops.

Structurele componenten
Thesis/Dissertation
Ship training
Industry partners
International component
Practical/Field work
Research Project

ISCED Categories

Statistiek
Machines en operators
Scheepsbouwkunde
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