Admiral Makarov State University of Maritime and Inland Shipping
Admiral Makarov State University of Maritime and Inland Shipping and long since. It is one of the oldest transport State Universities of Russia with its history that goes back to 1809 maintaining its prestige among Russian and foreign naval technical universities for already two centuries. The proof to that can be gauged by the numerous awards gained by the University during its history: one of the latest ones is the gold medal received at the “European Quality” contest 2004 in the nomination “Top 100 State Universities of Russia”. The University's success in training of high quality specialists in all naval transport fields can be easily explained by the professionalism of teachers among whom is the President of Transport Academy of Russia, honourable Russian scientists, honourable workers of transport and inland navigation fleet. Modern material and technical base as well as permanent development of technologies and ways of education procedure organization also contribute to the quality of training.