(Updated as of Jul 03, 2018)
Maritime Academy of Asia and the Pacific (MAAP) is a private maritime education and training institution established in 1998 by Capt. Gregorio S. Oca. It offers bachelor’s and master’s degree courses in Marine Transportation and Marine Engineering.
MAAP provides modern and up-to-date curriculum for its students through partnering with the top local and international maritime organizations including the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF), International Maritime Employers Committee Limited (IMEC), Japanese Shipowners Association, All Japan Seamen’s Union, International Mariners Management Association of Japan (IMMAJ), the Norwegian Seafarers’ Union (NSU), and the Filipino Association of Maritime Employers (FAME).
Maritime Academy of Asia and the Pacific boasts of its Navigation Simulator Complex with 360° field of vision on a platform each linked to Full Mission Engine Simulator along with other top-of-the-line machineries and equipment that give students hands-on experience. The academy also has a vessel named “T/S Kapitan Felix Oca” that serves as a training ship for MAAP students; it can accommodate 180 midshipmen and 9 instructors in its 30 cabins and 6 berths.
True to its mission of being one of the leading maritime institutions in the country, MAAP continues to produce board passers and professional seafarers. In 2016, it belonged to the top performing schools in licensure examinations with an average of 79.4%. Adding to its feats is Capt. Maria Kristina Javellana, an alumna, recognized in the country as the first Filipina seafarer to take command as a shipmaster.
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