A University with future
The Maritime University of Szczecin provides education for future professionals who successfully find jobs both on and off shore. Our graduates are perfectly prepared for the requirements of the labour market – they speak English fluently and have up-to-date technical knowledge. The Maritime University of Szczecin is a civilian university however, students of certain faculties wear uniforms. It is the tradition of our University and it emphasizes its elite character. World fleet needs 40 thousand specialists right away: Captains, Deck officers and Assistant engineers. It is your chance for a steady career and earning a good salary at a young age.
Career options and future income
Our graduates have a clearly determined and reliable career path. Their first job after graduation involves salary of over EUR 1.000 a month. Only after six years, at an age of just under 30, one can obtain a qualification certificate of a Master Mariner, or Senior Assistant Engineer and a salary of about EUR 5.000! Those who would like to work on land can be employed by shipbuilding and engineering industry enterprises as highly appreciated technical supervisors and specialists in the scope of diagnostic testing and machine maintenance, by research laboratories, institutions responsible for environmental protection at various levels of state administration, by shipping companies, shipyards and ports, design offices and technical supervision services.
MUS has its own dormitories which are located 300 meters from the main building of the University. KORAB and PASSAT are two, ten-storied buildings which can guarantee accommodation for around 900 students. Both have been recently renovated and offer double and triple en-suite rooms which, grouped into two or three, share one self-contained bathroom. Each room is equipped with standard furniture (bed, cupboard, desk, chairs) as well as with basic equipment like duvet, pillow and sheets.
There are no kitchen facilities in the rooms but there is a common kitchen on each floor, equipped with an electric cook, drain board, sink, table, and a fridge. All students are required to have their own kitchen dishes and pans. There is also a laundry room in the building as well as a TV room with cable TV access, a study room, a deposit room and leisure rooms for table tennis, aerobics or dance. Free Wi-Fi access is available in each room. The total monthly rent in student’s dormitory amounts to PLN 350 (around EUR 90). Dorms are open during the whole academic year except summer holidays.
The campus buildings are situated in the vicinity of beautiful Żeromski Park, not far from Plac Rodła, the city’s major transport junction with numerous bus and tramway stops. Moreover, the campus is just 5 minutes away from the city centre with malls, cinemas, theatres, restaurants as well as the historic old town.
Excellence in teaching
Our syllabi are adjusted to contemporary conditions of fleet operation owing to modern teaching materials, including Nawigator XXI - a perfectly equipped teaching and research vessel, laboratories and specialist workrooms, simulators, engines, steering cockpits, digital maps, and modern computer rooms. Meeting the requirements of international conventions (including STCW to name the most significant one) and being a holder of numerous teaching quality certificates, makes the Maritime University of Szczecin one of the EU leaders among universities of this type. Our diplomas are recognized all over the world.
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