History

Yıldız Technical University

 

Naval Architecture and Maritime Faculty

 

Department of Marine Engineering Operations

 

The Department was founded in 2008 as link to the Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering. Marine Engineering Operations education started from 2009-2010 semester by 50 students.

 

The scope of the program is to prepare the students for marine engineer officer posts in merchant marine ships. Students who finish the program succefully can have job in Turkish or foreign flagged ships as Marine Engineer (3rd Engineer). Depending on the sea experience duration they have 2nd Engineer and Chief Engineer certificates. They can also work in many industries as shipping, energy and engine manufacturers as technical and maintenance expert.

 

The academic structure of the department has been configured with 12 professors, 8 research asistants. The numbers of students are 250 BSc  students. The number of BSc graduates of the department reached 150.