NEW ERA IN MARITIME EDUCATION
GAU WILL LEAVE A MARK AND BUILD AN AWARENESS ON INTERNATIONAL MARITIME EDUCATION WITH ITS WORLD STANDARD MARITIME SIMULATORS AND TRAINING LABORATORIES
GAU is providing simulation, training stations and open air laboratory for the 4 year programs of Transportation and Logistics and Deck (Shipping Management Engineering) under Maritime and Transportation Higher School.
GAU students who continue their education under 4 year undergraduate programs will find a chance to realize internships in international waters and intercontinental seas also it has been stressed that GAU is the first and only university amongst all of TRNC universities to provide opportunity for the students to undertake practical education in international waters of the Mediterranean.
A statement underlined that the GAU diploma is recognized world-wide due to the recognition and accreditation by the Maritime Ministry and Maritime Undersecretary of the Turkish Republic.
3 Simulators, Training Pool and 2 Stations will provide service in TRNC
GAU Cyprus Girne Campus provides education with deckhouse, GMDSS and Liquid Cargo Handling simulators within an area of 120m2 in the Techno Park, fire and advanced fire station and Safety in Sea open air mounted training facility and training pool besides Sailing, Navigation and First Aid laboratories which takes place under Maritime and Transportation Higher School. It has been underlined that the facilities will significantly contribute to the maritime education both for student development and the TRNC.
The Meteorology Obervation Station is also aimed to be completed in the near future in line with other scientific infrastructures which are in progress of construction and should be finalized by the new academic year. For detailed information with regard to the curriculum please see www.gau.edu.tr.