Singapore Maritime Academy

Leader of maritime education and training with sophisticated laboratories and workshops

Diploma in Nautical Studies (DNS) EAE/DAE only

Overview Entry Requirements What You'll Study Your Future

Your Future

There are plenty of exciting career options and opportunities. You can start off as a Junior Navigating Officer and progress to become a Ship Captain or Manager Ashore. You will lay your hands on some of the most advanced technologies in the maritime industry.
You can gain direct entry into relevant BSc (Hons) programmes in Shipping Management, Maritime Business and Logistics conducted by reputable tertiary institutions from Australia, United Kingdom and the United States. You may also pursue business programmes at NUS or NTU, or a maritime-related degree programme offered by the Maritime
Institute Willem Barentsz (The Netherlands).
With our strong collaboration with foreign universities, you can gain direct entry into a number of maritime programmes offered by overseas universities. Graduates who obtain more than 3.0 GPA may gain direct entry into the third year of the Plymouth University (UK) maritime degree programme; or direct entry into the third-year of a four-year programme at Chung-Ang University in South Korea or the State University of New York (SUNY) Maritime College (US).

Photo of lecturer showing students how to navigation the seas with a map at the Electronic Navigation Centre

I enjoy my studies at the SP. With its state-of-the-art facilities like the Integrated Simulation Centre, SP certainly helps to prepare me to become a world-class seafarer.

Third-year student Chin Chow Yien