Priceless experience has been gained. All this thanks to EU funds and the NEW HORIZONS project!

The Professor Jerzy Stelmach Maritime Science Centre, in cooperation with the West Pomeranian Regional Sailing Association, is running the Professor Jerzy Stelmach Children's University -  the Szczecin School of Cabin Boys. The activity of this exceptional school is focused on developing and extending knowledge and interests of children in many fields of science, including in particular marine sciences  and sailing. On Saturday - 17th November - the classes of the Children's University took place at the Maritime University of Szczecin.

On Friday, 16th November 2018, the fifth shooting competition commemorating the 100th anniversary of Polish independence was held under the auspices of the Rector of the Maritime University of Szczecin, Wojciech Ślączka, DSc. Eng., Master Mariner, Professor of MUS.

In the period 20-22.11.2018, the Faculty of Engineering and Economics of Transport organised a course for marina employees and operators.  The course was conducted as a part of the project SOUTH COAST BALTIC Establishing durable cross-border boating destination management on the basis of the MARRIAGE cooperation network financed by the Interreg South Baltic Programme 2014–2020, which has been implemented since 2016.

In the period 21-24.10.2018, participants of the New Horizons project who are also students of Hydrography, supervised by Grzegorz Zaniewicz, MSc, took part in a training on the use and operation of Hypack software. The training was held at Gdańsk University of Technology.

The first such fairs, two levels for exhibitors, more than ten companies and hundreds of students - the pilot Job Fairs for students and graduates of "on-shore" fields of study took place at the Maritime University of Szczecin. 

We are pleased to inform that Marlins certified language courses and workshops (in business and technical language) for students of all MUS faculties have been launched as a part of the "New Horizons" project.
A group of students from the Maritime University of Szczecin completed their on-board training under the sails of STS Kruzenshtern – one of the biggest sailing ships in the world.
The project entitled: "Development of a technology for acquisition and exploration of gravimetric data of the foreshore and seashore of Polish maritime areas" (MORGAV) obtained co-financing as a part of measure 4.1 Research and Development, sub-measure 04 "Application Projects" of the Smart Growth Operational Programme 2014-2020 co-financed from the resources of the European Regional Development Fund.
On 11th November, the Independence Regattas were held on the boat harbour. In this way, students from the rowing section of the MUS Academic Sports Association commemorated the 100th anniversary of Polish independence.
On 9th November, a German Oerlikon anti-aircraft gun on a naval mounting was pulled out of water as a part of the Wracks of Kołobrzeg project of the Museum of Polish Arms in an action carried out together with the project partners. The estimated weight of the gun and the mounting is ca. 550 kg.
In the period 2 - 5 November, the The Rector of the Maritime University of Szczecin, Wojciech Ślączka, DSc. Eng., Master Mariner and the Vice Rector for Science Artur Bejger, DSc. Eng., took part in the International Forum of the Representatives of Maritime University Authorities and the Scientific Symposium combined with the 60th anniversary of Zhejiang Ocean University in China.
A meeting of the National Section of Inland Navigation and Maritime Economy was held on 16th October 2018 at the Maritime University of Szczecin. The meeting was attended by 13 Section members.
A description of 220 exhibits connected with the maritime history of West Pomerania and water-related issues were presented during the meeting at the Maritime University of Szczecin by Piotr Kossobudzki, an expert of the KarekDesign-Neuron.edu consortium. The meeting was also attended by the Province Marshal, Olgierd Geblewicz, the MCN Director, Witold Jabłoński, Rector Wojciech Ślączka, DSc. Eng., Master Mariner, Professor of MUS and the Dean of the Faculty of Navigation, Paweł Zalewski, DSc. Eng., Chief Officer, Professor of MUS. The Dean is also the chairman of the MCN Programme Council.

We have signed a memorandum of cooperation with SekolahTinggi Ilmu Pelayaran - Maritime Higher Education Institute in Jakarta on board of Dar Młodzieży. The Maritime University of Szczecin was represented by the Vice Rector for Teaching, Agnieszka Deja, PhD. Eng.