Bachelor of Science in Marine Engineering
NYK-TDG Maritime Academy

PHP 100,000 (Per Term)
3-4 years

Course Description


BSMarE is a four-year diploma course leading to the career of a Marine Engineer Officer, i.e, Fourth Engineer Officer, Third Engineer Officer, Second Engineer Officer, and finally Chief Engineer Officer. 

The program has a total of 192 credit units summarized as follows:

Summary of Total Number of Units of the BSMarE Curriculum

CORE/PROFESSIONAL SUBJECTS: 63 Lecture Hours; 51 Laboratory Hours

NON-ACADEMIC SUBJECTS: 5 Lecture Hours; 11 Laboratory Hours

SHIPBOARD TRAINING: 1-year

TOTAL: 192 Credit units

Shipboard Training

The Shipboard Training is a 40-unit course pre-requisite to graduation in accordance with 1978 STCW Convention, as amended, and CHED requirements.  Thus, after successfully passing the three (3) year academic requirements, the Dean of Shipboard Training and Continuing Education will arrange your training onboard NYK Line vessels for duration of 12 months. Your shipboard training will be supervised and evaluated in accordance with the tasks indicated in the Training Record Book (TRB). Upon debarkation, you will submit your duly accomplished TRB to the Dean of Shipboard Training and Continuing Education (DSTCE) for post shipboard evaluation.

Exit Competencies

As you graduate from NTMA, you must also be able to demonstrate competencies in the following related technical skills and at the same time practice the core values necessary for a successful career as a merchant marine officer:

Management and Safety Skills

  1. Communication 
  2. Customer Service 
  3. Environmental Protection 
  4. Safety and Security 
  5. Maintenance 
  6. Mathematical Skills 
  7. Shipboard Management 
  8. Shipping Business 
  9. Watchkeeping 

Core Values

  1. Concern/Care 
  2. Flexibility 
  3. Global Responsiveness 
  4. Integrity 
  5. Intensity 
  6. Innovation 
  7. Loyalty and Commitment 
  8. Physical, Emotional and Mental Well Being 
  9. Professionalism 
  10. Reliability 
  11. Respect 
  12. Responsibility 
  13. Teamwork

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