The next step towards ensuring the state energetic safety! Maritime University of Szczecin is supporting the Polish strategic investment. In the Maritime University of Szczecin Simulation Center of LNG Terminal and Loading Liquid Cargo Carriers will be set up, which shall enable the university to provide training for experts in safety of LNG shipping. In Europe it is going to be the third simulator of that type, which means that in order to get unique qualifications concerning the above mentioned issues, not only there won’t be necessity to go abroad, but also the offered trainings will be significantly less expensive.
On 04.12.2009.MU hosted Julia Eilers and Ole Steinbach, representatives of Buss Crew Management GmbH & Co., which is a part of Reederei Buss Shipping Company, the founder of scholarships for over ten students of the Navigational and Marine Engineering Faculties of the Maritime University of Szczecin. At the meeting with the scholarship holders the issues of students’ signing on board the ship owner’s vessels in order to take regular on-board practice, as well as the possibilities of additional holiday sea practice were discussed.
Careers office of the Maritime University of Szczecin takes the pleasure to invite female students to the workshops entitled ‘Self-presentation and image shaping.’ The objectives of the workshops are: - familiarization of the rules of passing and receiving information, - preparation for individual self-presentation useful when seeking for a job or thesis defense, - learning the ways of handling tension and stressful situations while presentations, - acquiring the knowledge on one’s own image.
The Faculty of Navigation takes the great honor to inform that on 08.01.2010 there will be held celebration of the 80th birthday of Prof. Aleksander Walczak, Master Mariner, for many years standing University worker, Rector, Vice-Rector, Dean, an experienced captain, academic teacher and tutor as well as the author of numerous handbooks and publications. At present the Professor works at the Institute of Marine Navigation of the Faculty of Navigation at the Maritime University of Szczecin.
All the students are welcome to take part in the Trendence Graduate Barometer 2010 research. It is an electronic questionnaire containing questions on the level of study satisfaction and career aspirations as well as the expectations from future employers. The collected opinions from students all over Europe and their analysis in terms of similarities and differences between particular countries help students to get from the stage of education into a career life.
We take the pleasure to inform that Maritime University of Szczecin has been granted the status of Marlins Approved Test Centre, which enables to carry out oral and written tests in maritime English as well as gives the authority to issue certificates recognized by the marine fleets worldwide including the British fleet, (for more details contact Maritime English Center at 91 48 09 537).
We have just signed NEXT TWO AGREEMENTS for realization of EU financial projects within the European Social Fund. On 28.10.2009 the Maritime University of Szczecin has signed an agreement with the Regional Job Office of Szczecin concerning the following projects co-financed by the European Union: “A EUROPEAN LOGISTICIAN” and “Authorized Trainings AutoCAD”. The projects’ total value exceeds 1mln PLN
The time from 08-18.10.2009 the Choir of the Maritime University of Szczecin conducted by Sylwia Fabianczyk-Makuch spent abroad on its concert tour. Their successful participation in the International Choir Festival in Rimini, Italy, ended in winning the Silver Diploma. Among their competitors were choirs from Russia, Venezuela, Czech Republic, Poland, Slovenia and Indonesia, the winners of the Golden Diploma and the festival grand Prix. The Choir of the Maritime University performed in Vatican, Venice and San Marino, promoting their first record entitled ”Greetings to the seas”
Maritime University of Szczecin has occupied the 1st position on the ranking list concerning projects financed within the RPOWZ/7.1.1/2009/1 competition of the West Pomeranian Province Regional Operational Program for the years 2007 - 2013
The 2nd, 3rd and 4th year students of the Faculty of Marine Engineering interested in the sponsored scholarship offered by PZM (Polish Steamship Company) are requested to apply to the Vice Rector for Maritime Affairs (room 11) till 26.10.2009
Are you proud of your university? Do you want to share it with others? Are you good at fighting your way through, good at making friends? – join the elite group, the pride of the Maritime University of Szczecin!!!! You are welcome to join the Student Promotion Group; we’re meeting on Tuesday, 20.10.2009 in the Hall of Tradition (the main building) at 15:45. Waiting for you and your ideas!!
On 06.07.2009 in the laboratory of the Institute of Marine Electrical Engineering and Automation at the Maritime University (the building at Wały Chrobrego 1-2) an industrial robot S 420 manufactured by FANUC Robotics Company Ltd. got activated. The robot (a mechanical unit supplied with RH control panel) was donated to the Maritime University by ASTOR Company Ltd. in October 2005. The robot is a second hand device; for 10 years it was used for welding car bodies of the Opel production line in Gliwice. In the past years there were carried out works concerning fixing the robot, constructing pneumatic steering devices for its handling (grasping device), overhauling, maintenance of the mechanical part and steering unit and the electrical control panel RH, as well as modernizing electric power supply to the laboratory.