Maritime engineering faculty was established in June, 2008.
Faculty implements the following bachelor’s education programs:
- Marine navigation;
- Ship’s mechanics;
- Ship’s power installations (Georgian-Ukrainian joint bachelor’s education program, implemented together with Admiral Makarov National University of Shipbuilding);
- Marine navigation (English-language program).
Vocational Education Programs:
- III level program;
- III level vocational program for engine-room seaman;
- IVlevel vocational program;
- IV level vocational program for engine-room seaman;
- III level vocational program for electrician (ship’s electrician);
- II level vocational program for cook (for ship's cook);
- III level vocational program for nurse assistant;
In accordance with the Law of Georgia and statutory documents of International Maritime Organization (International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watch-keeping for Seafarers, 1978, as amended in 2010), relevant health state (Form #100) is required for determination of fitness for service as sea fleet ship personnel .
Right of attendance of bachelor’s education program
Precondition – In accordance with the effective Law of Georgia – complete basic education. Enrollment is carried out on the basis of results of unified national exams (grading document) except for the cases, established under the Law of Georgia On Higher Education (enrollment without unified national exams is carried out in accordance with the rules, specified under the legislation). In accordance with the effective Law of Georgia further study with this bachelor’s program is allowed by mobility for the students of Batumi Navigation Teaching University and students of other higher education institutions with the same stage education programs (compatibility of study results achieved by students with this program shall be established on the basis of regulations relating to the education (credits) recognition, effective in Teaching University in accordance with the Law of Georgia).
Right of attendance of vocational education program
On the basis of passing of basic stage of general education, in accordance with the Law of Georgia On Vocational Education, and taking into consideration of specificity of profession, based on meeting of additional requirements envisaged under vocational standard, a person is entitled to get vocational education for the purpose of obtaining of knowledge, skills and values required for professional activities. Based on specific vocational standard, it is also possible to specify the rules for enrollment of student in vocational education program. To get BNTU vocational student status, a person is obliged to meet requirements established in accordance with the effective Law of Georgia and determined by BNTU regarding enrollment in vocational program. In accordance with the Law of Georgia and other regulations effective in BNTU, further study with BNTU vocational program is allowed by mobility for the vocational students of Batumi Navigation Teaching University and other higher education institutions.
Acting Dean of Faculty