Vision Emerging as a leading maritime education, training and
research facilities provider in the shipping world through
continuous innovation and endeavors.
Mission Developing World-Class Maritime Leaders
Name Bangladesh Marine Academy
[pre. names: Mercantile Marine Academy (1962-1971)
Marine Academy (1972-2009)
Type Full Government Institution
Administrative Organization Ministry of shipping
Monitoring (Academic) Organization Department of Shipping
Degree Providing Organization National University, Bangladesh
Awards Word Maritime Day Award 2007
Main Course Pre-Sea Cadet Training
(Bachelor of Maritime Science Degree)
Ancillary Courses Post-Sea courses (IMO Model Courses)
Form of Pre-Sea Course Residential and Regimental
Working Language for Education English
Employment Rate 100%
Yearly recruit of Cadets (Pre-Sea) 275 Cadets including 20 Female (current)
Number of Trained Pre-Sea Cadets 3,500 (1962-2011)
Number of Trained Post-Sea Officers 30,00 (Marine Officer & Marine Engineer)
Campus Area 100 Acres
Location Located in a beautiful picturesque surrounding on the
lush-green hills and valleys of Juldia, Chittagong on
the east bank of the river Karnaphuly
Contact Phone: 031-251415-6; Fax: 031-2514160