On 20th February 2018, the Training Centre of the Maritime University in Kołobrzeg hosted the participants of the 4th meeting of the Working Group for NSS 17 (previously - 20) - Smart Maritime Technologies. 

About 1000 people visited the Maritime University of Szczecin on Monday, 19th February. The open day was an opportunity for presentation of the training and research facilities of the University, getting the future students acquainted with the lecturers and the university space.

We are proud to inform that, on 14th February 2018, the Maritime University of Szczecin completed negotiations with the National Centre for Research and Development concerning the activity scope of the project NEW HORIZONS.

Student admissions to a new specialisation of graduate (Master) degree programme are open until 20th February 2018. Launching the new specialisation in the field of Transport is an answer to the increasing demand signalled by the TFL sector for specialists within the scope of traffic control and transport systems management. 

The conference of the rectors of Baltic States took place between 24th and 26th January at Abo Akademi University in Turku, Finland.

On 25.01.2018, the 3rd Maritime Security Forum was held in Warsaw. It was devoted to increasing of the potential of the Polish Navy as well as exchange of ideas within the scope of interoperability between the NATO countries.
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.