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2015-2016 Graduation Ceremony

Exclusive Interview of our Dean Prof. Dr. Oğuz Salim Söğüt in SeaNews Journal

Turkey Seanews magazine conducted an extensive interview with Dean Dr. Oguz Salim Sogut

2014-2015 Graduation Ceremony

English seminar evaluation will be held on January 13, 2015 at 11.00 in Faculty of Shipbuilding and Marine Sciences.

8th AIS Workshop

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The history of our faculty dates back to the ‘Merchant Navy Boarding School’ (Leyli Tüccar Kaptan Mektebi), which was established in 5 December 1884 at Heybeliada-Istanbul as a part of the Ottoman-Turkish Naval Academy with the aim of strengthening civilian navigation/seamanship in the country. During the Republican era, it’s named as the ‘High Navigation School’ and continued its activities in the following decades. Finally, in 1992, it is re-established as a ‘Maritime Faculty’ and tied to the Istanbul Technical University.