Odessa National Maritime Academy is a maritime college in Odessa, Ukraine. It was founded in 1944 as theOdessa Higher Engineering Marine School and renamed in 2002.
The studies are carried out according to the graded system. The terms of studies are the following: four years for bachelor, five and a half years for specialist and master. The system of ship’s crew training is in compliance with the requirements of the International Convention of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW -78/ 95) and other international conventions which give graduates the right to work on all types of vessels of native and foreign companies.