The philosophy is to train competent Marine Engineers officers in line with international best practices. The programme combines theoretical, analytical and laboratory work so that the graduates will fit into shore and off-shore Maritime Engineering work. A large part of the programme is built around IMO models which combine Merchant – Navy Training and other safety Mandatory training so that on graduation, the graduates can work under pressure and difficult conditions obtainable at sea. School of Marine Engineering offers ND and HND programmes in MARINE ENGINEERING.
Candidate must sit for Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB)/Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), Choose the Academy as 1st Choice and score above the cut off mark stipulated by the Academy before they can be considered for Admission.
Candidates are subjected to Screening Exercise/Aptitude Test as may from time to time be decided by the Management/Regulatory Authority. Candidates must pass Medical Test and Physical Fitness before he/she can be considered for admission.
Five (5) credit passes at O/Level (WASC, GCE, NECO, NABTEB, etc.) including
and any other relevant science subject in not more than two (2) sittings.
Candidate should not be more than 21 years old at the time of admission and shall be single and remain single throughout the duration of the programme.
Applicants for HND in Marine Engineering must:
1. Possess the Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) or its equivalent with at least FIVE CREDIT passes in subjects which must include English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other relevant science subject in not more than two (2) sittings.
2. Possess a National Diploma in Marine Engineering with a Cumulative Grade Point Average of not less than 2.50 (Lower Credit) from the Maritime Academy of Nigeria or other accredited institution listed with the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB). Note, candidates must have JAMB Registration number.
3. Have completed a minimum of one year post-ND Industrial Training with evidence or must have acquired a minimum of one year cognate work experience in a relevant organization.
4. Candidates with PASS at National Diploma level from Maritime Academy of Nigeria or other accredited institution must have completed a minimum of two years Post-ND Industrial Training with evidence or must have acquired a minimum of two years cognate work experience in a relevant organisation.