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Bachelor Degree in Nautical Engineering with emphasis in Naval Machinery

Type
Bachelor (ISCED 2011 level 6)
Language

Spanish

Duration 8 semesters
Cost TUITION FEE GUIDE IS AVAILABLE ON THE WEBSITE

The Bachelor's Degree in Nautical Engineering in Naval Machinery, known as the specialty of Machines, trains professionals capable of operating, repairing and maintaining in perfect state of functionality all the machinery necessary for propulsion of the ship, loading and unloading operations, as well as general services to board, in order to navigate from the ports of production to the ports of consumption and, perform all operation operations of the main machine and auxiliary equipment, comply with international safety standards to safeguard human life at sea, protect the marine environment and prevent pollution.

This Bachelor prepares students for a career as officers of machines on board merchant ships, as well as easily allows them to hold positions of engineers, both operational, administrative and maintenance, in industries related to the production of electricity, naval repairs, among others.

Students receive intensive theoretical and practical education, which includes internal and external combustion engines, electricity, electronics, auxiliary machines, organization, operation of a machine room and automatic control systems, etc.

Additionally, they receive training in machine simulators, which simulate the machine of a fully automated fifth generation Post Panamax; and another that has a main machine and real auxiliary equipment, where the cadets can put into practice all types of maintenance learned in the classroom, in addition to the use of workshops and laboratories, among others.

Objective

Create and model professionals committed to complying with international and national standards on the safety of human life at sea and the protection of the environment, as well as encouraging the development of professionals willing to promote the continuous improvement of their environment with a high degree of social responsibility.

Work Field

This Bachelor prepares students for a career as electrotechnical officers on board of Merchant Ships, as well as, easily allows them to hold positions of engineers, both operational, administrative and maintenance, in industries related to the production of electric power, ship repair yards and ship repair, among others.

Structural components
Ship training
Internship/Workplace experience
Practical/Field work
Research Project

ISCED Categories

Project management
Environmental protection technology
Machinery and operators
Naval engineering
Maritime security