Maritime Transport – Marine Engineering
RTU Latvian Maritime Academy
Study programme “Maritime Transport – Marine Engineering” main areas: marine power plants, ships constructions and structures, theory, operation , maintenance and repair of shipboard marine engines , equipment, systems and auxiliaries, electrical equipment and automatics, energy generation, maritime environment protection, ship technical management including training on the Engine room simulators and in workshops , relevant theoretical maritime and general engineering and maritime English courses. Studies are organised in the form of lectures, seminars, project works and discussion groups. The programme incorporates a minimum of six-month shipboard training and practical training in shipyards and other shore companies.
Students can apply for Erasmus+ scholarships for study mobility and/or traineeship mobility.
A marine engineer or subsequently a chief engineer on merchant or other vessels without limitations, a superintendent or an engineer in maritime or other shore-based companies
The obtained professional Bachelor Degree provides the opportunity to study at the Master study programme.