On 15th January 2018, our University was visited by representatives of the Zhejiang Ocean University in south-east China. Following mutual presentation, the participants of the meeting began talks on possible forms of cooperation, especially in the area of education.

A pilot programme of a military training for students - the Academic Legion - has been launched at the Maritime University of Szczecin. On Tuesday, 16th January, an open meeting promoting the programme was held by representatives of the Ministry of National Defence, Grzegorz Matyasik and Colonel Remigiusz Żuchowski. 

A meeting of vice rectors from universities cooperating within the COP Consortium - Tradition - Defence was held at Kielce University of Technology on 4th January. This was the first working meeting, where the Vice Rectors presented their research offer within the scope of cooperation with the defence industry. This is the first step to preparation of a joint offer for the arms industry. The Maritime University of Szczecin was represented by the Vice Rector for Science, Artur Bejger, PhD. Eng., Professor of MUS.

Right before the end of 2017, fifteen undergraduate students, doctoral students and graduates received the award of the Rector of the Maritime University of Szczecin. The distinctions were handed in on 15th December in the Tradition Hall. 

On 12th December, a meeting of the expert Working Group of the project "Green Shipyard in Poland" was held in Szczecin. The meeting was organised by the National Chamber of Commerce in Warsaw at the Maritime University of Szczecin.

In the period 9-13.11.2017, students of the "METIRI" Scientific Association of Geodesy and Cartography in cooperation with the "EQUATOR" Geodetic Scientific Association (University of Life Sciences in Lublin) performed measurements of the "Dziura" Cave in the Tatra National Park (TNP) with the ground laser scanning technology.

Representatives of the Faculty of Economics and Transport Engineering of the Maritime University of Szczecin and Vitronic Machine Vision Polska Sp. z o.o. have officially signed a cooperation agreement. 

Eric Kulbiej, a Navigation student of the Maritime University of Szczecin is among four students awarded with the scholarship of the Szczecin City Mayor. 

On 6th December, the Maritime University Swimming Championships were held at the university swimming pool. Over 80 students competed in the categories of women and men at the distance of 50 m in backstroke, breaststroke and freestyle.  

We are pleased to inform that our quarterly, the Scientific Journals of the Maritime University of Szczecin, has been indexed in the Web of ScienceTM  Core Collection Emerging Sources Citation Index Backfile database (ESCI Backfile) – an archive of the ESCI  database where the SJ were included in the previous year.

In the period 9-11 October, the 3rd Scientific and Technical Conference entitled "New directions of research in environmental protection and shaping as well as geodesy and spatial management" was held at the University of Life Sciences in Lublin.

The 11th edition of the unique event, organised for over 10 years by students of the Maritime University of Szczecin, is over. The 11th Transport and Logistics Symposium "SeaPoint" was held in the period 23-24 November. 

On 22.11.2017, a drone and laser scanner presentation organised on the occasion of the Technology Days was held in the Upper Secondary School Complex in Kalisz Pomorski.

On 23 November, the rowing machine championships, which are traditionally organised by our University, were held in the sports hall in Wały Chrobrego. The competition started with the opening celebration led by the Vice Rector for Teaching, Agnieszka Deja, PhD. Eng., who had performed the function of the President of the Maritime University of Szczecin Club of the Academic Sport Association for a week. 

We are pleased to announce that following the decision of 17th November 2017 of the Index Copernicus International Scientific Evaluation Team, the publishing quality of the Scientific Journals of the Maritime University of Szczecin has been evaluated as higher which is expressed by the ICV 2016 index of 90.35.