The Maritime Academy of Nigeria, formerly known and addressed as the Nautical College of Nigeria, was established in 1979 by the Federal Executive Conclusion No.EC.(77) 172. It was designed as an integrated institution for the education and training of shipboard officers and ratings shore-based management personnel. They graduated its first batch of Cadets in 1983.
The Maritime Academy of Nigeria is located at #4, College Road, Oron. The Academy is situated on a vast stretch of land with a waterfront in Oron, Akwa Ibom State on Latitude 4.47’N and Longitude 8.15’E. It is close to the Cross River approaches of the Port of Calabar in Cross River State and about 200 Kilometres from Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
The curricula across its degree programs are skill-based and professionally conditioned. To the extent relevant to any given discipline, the Academy fosters a learning mode which is collaborative, thus enhancing the student’s ability to work in teams. MAN’s degree programs are supported by appropriate technology and facilities.
Requirements for the Maritime Academy of Nigeria interview:
All Aspirants are requested to report at their various centres with the following items on the day of the interview
(1) Original of credentials(including first school leaving certificate.
(2) Original of birth certificate(age declaration).
(3)Original of certificates of local government/state of origin.
(4)Personal photo card print out.
(5)A pair of white canvas and socks.
(6)White Short and vest.
(8)Bucket and drinking cup.
NOTE: Medical examination would be conducted at the respective interview centres ,candidates are therefore requested to come with the sum of 20,000.00 to take care of both medical examination and administrative costs.Candidates are expected to the above amount into Ministerial committee on Maritime academy of Nigeria,Oron Guaranty trust bank,Account/number:322-3481736110,and present teller during interview.
FEEDING/ACCOMMODATION: Accommodation would be provided to all candidates ,while candidates are expected to come with sufficient amount of money for the feeding.
Note: Maritime Academy 2017 Application Form has not been released as at when this post was published.
For more information simply visit www.maritimeacademyportal.org