We have the pleasure to announce that, as a result of the public procurement procedure for a business operator of "the Analysis Centre for Fuels, Working Fluids and Environmental Protection" (built thanks to the resources from the European Regional Development Fund as a part of the Regional Operational Programme of the West Pomerania Province for the years 2007 - 2013), our Centre was selected the Operator of the above mentioned facility.

The Director of the Institute of Marine Technologies, Janusz Uriasz, PhD. Eng., professor of the Maritime University, being a member of the Committee on Geodesy of the Polish Academy of Sciences (PAN) for the term of office for the years 2016-2020, has been appointed the Chairman of the Education Board of the Committee on Geodesy of the Polish Academy of Sciences.

The Choir of the Maritime University of Szczecin conducted by Sylwia Fabiańczyk Makuch, PhD presents a new music video - this time of the "Ave maris stella" ("Hail Star of the Sea") piece by Paweł Łukaszewski. The new video was recorded in winter scenery in Szczecin and combines three significant elements - music, maritime tradition and the beauty of our city.

The "Go LNG - Value chain for clean shipping, green ports and Blue growth in Baltic Sea Region" project is co-financed by INTERREG Baltic Sea Region Programme 2014-2020 from the European Regional Development Fund..

On 14th January, it's been 24 years since the greatest maritime disaster in post-war history of the Polish commercial fleet - the sinking of "Jan Heweliusz" ferry. On 13th January, the victims of the disaster were commemorated in the Central Cemetery in Szczecin.
We would like to inform that, on 11th January 2017, the Marine Officers' Trainings Centre obtained accreditation from the Nautical Institute for the "DP Revalidation Course" training.
Representatives of the Faculty of Economics and Transport Engineering of the Maritime University of Szczecin decided to celebrate the quarter-century of the Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity.
For the needs of a diploma paper in the Institute of Geoinformatics of the Maritime University of Szczecin, students from the Scientific Association of Geodesy and Cartography "METIRI" prepared a project of a three-dimensional visualisation of the Quistorp tower located in Arkoński Forest in Szczecin.
In the period 14-16.12.2016 the Navitec 2016 was held in ESTEC Noordwijk in Holand. The conference has been organised regularly for 8 years by ESA (European Space Agency) in cooperation with CNES, DLR and University of the Federal Armed Forces Munich.
On the occasion of Christmas we were presented with Christmas trees - the role of the Santa Claus was played by Aneta Łuczkowska from the RMF FM radio station and her brave helper turned out to be a singer, Rafał Brzozowski.
An agreement between Polska Żegluga Bałtycka and Sup4Nav - the operator of NAVDEC system - was signed on Thursday, 8th December 2016 in Kołobrzeg.
On 2nd December 2016, the first stage of the 18th National Olympiad of the English Language for Students of Technical Universities, organised annually by Poznan University of Technology, was held at the Maritime University of Szczecin.
On 6th December, the female and male Swimming Championships were held at the swimming pool of the Maritime University. The competitors were students from our University who swam at the distance of 50 m in freestyle, breaststroke, backstroke and butterfly as well as a 4 x 50 m freestyle relay race.
In the period 25-27 October, an international conference of Konsberg Maritime A.S. simulator users was held in Athens. The main theme of the meeting was “The Role of Human Factors in Simulation and Training”. 
Students from a school complex near Kiev visited Szczecin again this year. In the summer, they had a sightseeing tour of the West Pomerania Province capital and its surrounding areas and, this time, they came to find out about the educational offer of Szczecin as an academic centre.