An audit of the maritime education system is meant to indicate whether seamen educated in Poland will be able to work for Japanese ship operators. To this end, the Maritime University of Szczecin has opened its doors to auditors from Japan, i.e. Mr Setsuo Nomura, the representative of Japan Maritime Centre - Japanese organisation working for the benefit of development of the maritime sector and captain Osamu Takeshita from Mitsui OSK Lines – the largest Japanese ship operator.
We are pleased to inform you that our quarterly Zeszyty Naukowe Akademii Morskiej w Szczecinie, Scientific Journals of the Maritime University of Szczecin has been indexed in the Global Impact Factor (GIF) database.
An information meeting on "Intelligent, green and integrated transport", this being the focus area of water transport in Horizon 2020 funding calls for 2017, was held on 18th October 2016 at the Maritime University of Szczecin. Participants of the event were composed of representatives of businesses and institutions interested in financing projects within the discussed area.
The Safety Forum 2016 devoted to unmanned air and marine systems was held on 14.10.2016 in Szczecin. The organiser of the Forum was Nobilis MEDIA and the patronage over the event was taken by: the Vice Minister of National Defence Bartosz Kownacki, the Chairman of the National Defence Committee of the Polish Parliament Lower Chamber Michał Jach and the National Security Bureau in cooperation with the Multinational Corps Northeast. The Faculty of Navigation was represented in the Forum a staff member of the Institute of Geoinformatics, Grzegorz Stępień, PhD, Eng.
On 19.10.2016, a meeting of representatives of the Faculty of Navigation with the largest Szczecin geodetic companies was held in the Senate Hall of the Maritime University of Szczecin at the invitation of Paweł Zalewski, PhD, Eng. Professor of MUS. 
On Thursday, 20th October, the unique "Red Bull Window to Window" tournament will take place in the Szczecin "Pasat" and "Korab" Dormitories.  It's an exceptional project for computer game fans which will enable students to enter virtual reality without the necessity to leave their rooms.
The Maritime University of Szczecin made an attempt at beating the Guinness Record in simultaneous CPR being done by the largest number of people. In this way, we joined the event of the Polish Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity Foundation.
The Lake of Mysteries was the subject of the "Meriti" Scientific Association Summer Camp in Czaplinek.
The Maritime University of Szczecin hosted maritime industry experts from the whole Poland.
We are pleased to inform that our quarterly Scientific Journals of the Maritime University of Szczecin has been indexed in a new database lunched in the year 2015 Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) in the Web of Science™ Core Collection of Thomson Reuters. We appreciate this award very much as well as the recognition of our commitment to continuous quality improvement of our quarterly. We are confident that presence in the ESCI will increase the international visibility and readership of the Journal.
The State Maritime School was located in the building in Wały Chrobrego Street in the years 1963-72. A stone commemorating this fact was officially unveiled on Saturday morning, right before the Inauguration Ceremony of the academic year at the Maritime University of Szczecin.
The Polish Steamship Company will test samples of fuels for its vessels in the Centre for Fuel and Pressure Fluid Testing and Environmental Protection of the Maritime University of Szczecin. The agreement between the ship operator and the university was signed on Wednesday, 28th September 2016 by the General Director of Polish Steamship Company, Paweł Szynkaruk and the Rector of the Maritime University of Szczecin, Wojciech Ślączka.
On 30th September and 1st October the Maritime University of Szczecin will hold its Opening Ceremony of the academic year 2016/2017.
The Choir of the Maritime University of Szczecin conducted by Sylwia Fabiańczyk-Makuch took part, last week (13-18.09), in the 6th International Choral Competition "CANÇÒ MEDITERRÀNIA" in Lloret de Mar/Barcelona. The Szczecin ensemble, following a fierce fight, won the highest distinctions: three Gold Diplomas in the categories of sacred, folklore and pop music.
Another International Scientific Conference "Transport of the 21st Century" was held in Arłamów in the period 30.08-02.09.2016.