About school

Gdynia Maritime School is nonpublic school, leaded by Officers Training Center (OTC) of Gdynia Maritime University. The school has quality system certificate PN_EN ISO 9001:2001. We offer studies in two faculties:

  • Navigation – speciality: maritime transportation
  • Mechanics and Mechanical Engineering – speciality: exploitation of marine power

School prepares to take exam on the deck officer (navigation faculty) or engineering watch officer (faculty mechanics and mechanical engineering) from Maritime Authority.

The classes take place in the teaching buildings and laboratories of Maritime Academy in Gdynia. Teaching staff are mainly employees of Maritime Academy in Gdynia.

For graduates of Gdynia Maritime School, who has secondary school certificate there is possibility to continue externally studies on Navigation Faculty or Marine Engineering Faculty in Gdynia.

Studies in Gdynia Maritime School are payed and include 2,5 years of professional studies and 1,5 year seamanship during which student gets high salary. Seamanship take place on merchant ship of the reputable shipowners. After finishing school and obtaining a diploma graduates find employment officer at the world’s best operators.

Currently there is very strong demand for graduates of maritime schools.