Siberian State University of Water Transport
Multilevel educational system
River College (specialized professional training school)
Upon completion of a nine-year programme at school if you realize that you wish to pursue a career at sea or river fleet, you might want to think about enrolling into a secondary maritime school that will prepare you for the career of a deck or engine officer.
River Colledge at a base of SSUWT offers a variety of specialized courses that will provide you with academic and practical background for the deck and engine officer's duties and tasks. For those wishing to continue their education at a higher maritime institution, our maritime secondary school will provide relevant academic background that will facilitate overcoming university courses and exams.
River College is not just an education. From the very first day cadets become the part of unique fasten community treasuring Russian Naval traditions. Here impeccable discipline coupled with freedom in self-expression at study-free time via different activities. Future marines adhere to strict standards of appearance.
After graduation, students not yet employed are expected to continue an active employment pursuit while continuing to receive employment assistance from SSUWT. Because employment opportunities depend on maritime organization’s needs, SSUWT cannot guarantee jobs. However, Practice department staff works aggressively to secure job leads and establish relationships with shipping companies, sea and river ports to provide our graduates with the best possible opportunity for success.
University of Water Transport (undergraduate, graduate programs)
The SSUWT Centre for Continuing Education offers 113 programs of Professional Development for officers and crew of merchant vessels.