Information about the partners and the spectrum of programs and projects

Partner Universities


  • California Maritime Academy

    • Participation in the Global Understanding Project

  • East Carolina University

    • Participation in the Global Understanding Project

  • Maine Maritime Academy

  • Massachusetts Maritime Academy

  • State University of New York, Maritime College


  • Qingdao Ocean-Shipping Mariners College

    • exchange of scientific and teaching materials, applied computer training programs

    • exchange of trainees, graduate students, as well as scientific and pedagogical workers

  • Wuhan University of Technology

  • Dalian Maritime University

    • the joint educational program of two diplomas

    • joint conferences and cultural programs

    • training programs carried out on board the ship

    • sending of MSU students to take Masters courses

  • Shandong University of Technology

    • joint training of Chinese students in university programs for 4.5 years on the basis of Maritime State University (Bachelor’s degree)

    • joint projects to improve teaching methods and projects for research and development

  • Shanghai Maritime University

    • students exchange program

    • faculty exchange

    • joint research projects and conferences

    • shipboard training programs

  • University of Guangxa

  • Jimei University

  • Harbin Institute of Technology

    • exchange of trainees, students, graduate students, researchers and teaching staff

    • cooperation in the organization of learning and teaching the Chinese and Russian languages in both universities;

    • organization of joint programs and projects promoting humanitarian, science and technology education

    • organization of joint training programs for Russian students according to the Chinese educational programs

    • sending of MSU students to study at the Masters course

  • Mudanjiang Normal University

    • the joint educational program on specialty "Documentology and Archivistics"

    • academic exchanges in the form of short-term internship

    • establishment of the Centre of Chinese at MSU and organization of HSK testing in the Chinese language

    • organization of testing in Russian as a foreign language at MSU

    • advanced training of teachers of Russian language from MNU at MSU and Chinese language teachers from MSU at MNU

    • cooperation in research work, holding cultural and sporting events

    • organization of exchange short- term, one-semester and one-year exchange programs

  • Zhejiang International Maritime College

  • Guangzhou Maritime College

  • Jilin University

  • Dongbei University of Finance & Economics

    • development of a joint educational program in economics

    • research on issues of interest to both parties

    • mutual exchange of scientific articles, materials and prints

    • conducting long-term and short-term courses of Chinese and Russian languages

    • sending MSU students to study at the Masters course

  • Heilongjiang University

    • sending volunteers to teach Chinese (at MSU)

  • Changchun University

  • Wuhan University of Technology


  • University of Toyama

  • Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology

    • exchange of teaching staff in order to determine spheres of activity and research

    • exchange of students

    • organizing joint shipboard training of Japanese and Russian students on the training ships of both universities

  • Niigata prefectural Kaiyo high school

  • University of Shimane

    • Doing joint research

    • exchange of scientific and teaching materials

    • exchange of trainees, graduate students, researchers and teaching staff

    • in-depth cooperation in learning and teaching Russian and Japanese languages

    • participation in joint programs and projects that promote education

  • Kwansei Gakuin University of Japan

  • Kobe University

  • Kobe University of Mercantile Marine

  • Akita University

  • Akita International University


  • Singapore Maritime Academy


  • National Taiwan Ocean University

  • Chung Yuan Christian Universit

  • National Kaohsiung Marine University

Socialist Republic of Vietnam

  • Vietnam Maritime University

  • University of Transport in Ho Chi Minh City

  • Nha Trang University of Fisheries

  • Institute of Oceanography

  • Binh Duong University

  • University of Danang

Republic of Korea

  • Mokpo National Maritime University

  • Korea Maritime University

    • exchange of academic programs and research work

    • development of programs of joint shipboard training and student exchange programs

  • Pohang Marine Science High School

  • University of Incheon

    • organization of exchange programs

    • exchange of scientific information and scientific literature between the two universities

  • Korea Institute of Maritime and Fisheries Technology

  • Andong National University

  • Hallym University

    • Teaching Russian to nationals of the Republic of Korea

  • Kangnun National University

  • Daebul University


  • Australian Maritime College

    • organizing regattas and racing competitions

  • Western Australian Maritime Training Centre Fremantle

  • Newcastle University

    • implementation of a joint research project in the field of marine corrosion

  • Rotary District 9680

    • Organizing the business game "Model UN"


  • Burapha University

  • Chung Yuan Christian University


  • World Maritime University


  • Wismar University of Applied Sciences (Hochschule Wismar)

  • Jade University of Applied Sciences


  • Istanbul Technical University, Maritime Faculty Global On-Board-Training Center (GOBTC)

    • participation in organization of the World Training Center aboard training ships


  • Polytechnic State College of Antique

  • Northern Iloilo Polytechnic State College


  • Institute of Marine Technology

  • Myanmar Maritime University

Great Britain

  • University of Plymouth


  • Faculty of Nautical Studies, Polytechnic University of Catalonia

  • University of Cantabria — Escuela Tecnica Superior de Nautica


  • Satakunta University of Applied Sciences


  • Maritime Institute Willem Barentsz of the Northern University of Professional Education, Leeuwarden


  • University of Rijeka, Faculty of Maritime Studies


  • Szczecin Maritime University

  • Gdynia Maritime University


  • Constanta Maritime University


  • IRISL Maritime Training Institute


  • Nicola Y. Vaptsarov Naval Academy


  • Kyiv State Maritime Academy

  • Odesa National Maritime Academy

MSU Membership in International Organizations

  • GlobalMET (Global Maritime Education & Training Association of the Asia-Pacific region, New Zealand) — 2006

  • IAMU — International association of maritime universities — 2005

  • AMFUF (Asian Maritime and Fishery Universities Forum) — 2005

  • CLARINET (Coastal network of research institutes / institutes of university science institutes) — 2006

  • International Maritime Institutes Forum (Dubai) — 2009

  • Global On-Board-Training Center (GOBTC) — 2011

International organizations, foreign governmental agencies, foundations and other organizations working with the MSU

  • International Association of Maritime Education Lecturers

  • The Nippon Foundation (Japan)

  • Japan-Russia Youth Exchange Center (Japan)

  • Korea Sailing Federation (Republic of Korea)

  • Ocean Policy Research Foundation (Japan)

  • Society of Russian-Vietnamese Friendship (Russia)

  • Primorsky Regional Association for Friendship with Japan (Russia)

  • Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies (USA)

International centers – University partners

  • Center of Korean Language and Culture

  • Center of Convention’s language training, the official testing center for seafarers according to "Marlins"

  • MSU - Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) Seafarers Training Center

  • NOWPAP MERPAC —North-West Pacific Action Plan on Marine Emergencies Response Preparedness Activity Centre

International Companies — MSU partners


  • Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd.

  • MOL Ship Management Co., Ltd.

Republic of Korea

  • POSCO Steel Service & Sales Co., Ltd.

  • DAEWOO Logistics Corp.

  • MYOUNG Jin World Co., Ltd.

Hong Kong

  • Gulf Oil Marine Ltd.


  • Columbia Shipmanagement Ltd.


  • Joint Venture «VIETSOVPETRO»

  • Trung Son Co., Ltd.


  • Joint Stock Company «ZARUBEZHNEFT»

  • «TRANS Oil» Co., Ltd / Lubmarine

  • «Caterpillar CIS» LLC.