Aboa Mare Maritime Academy
and Training Center
Aboa Mare Training Center
Through Aboa Mare Training Center we offer a wide range of STCW training courses for professional seafarers as well as simulator-based training to shipping companies and authorities all over the world. We co-operate with companies like ABB, Wärtsilä as well as other maritime professionals from both Finland and abroad. We educate around 1.500 course participants yearly.
The maritime simulations and automation R&D team of the Novia University of Applied Sciences is mainly responsible for producing Aboa Mare’s R&D services. Some of the services, such as Port and Fairway studies, are also produced by Aboa Mare Ab. In addition, we are a part of the Fraunhofer´s family – the world´s largest applied research community. Through the Fraunhofer Innovation Platform for Smart Shipping, we provide versatile prototyping and testing services for the maritime industry. Depending on your needs, we will choose the right partner and implementation methods together.
Novia University of Applied Science´s automation and maritime simulation research team consists of multidisciplinary and agile expertise. The team combines the operational expertise of the maritime field, a deep understanding of safety and impact of human factors, with skills that focus on technology, digitalization and smart solutions.
Bachelor's or Master's Level Studies at
Novia UAS, Campus Aboa Mare
We offer both Bachelor’s and Master’s level degree programmes at Novia University of Applied Sciences, campus Aboa Mare.
In English you can study for the bachelor’s degrees:
Bachelor of Maritime Management, Captain and
Bachelor of Engineering, Maritime Technology.
In Swedish you can study for the bachelor’s degree:
Our Master’s degree programmes in English are:
Master of Engineering/Master of Maritime Management and
Master of Engineering, Autonomous Maritime Operations.
Vocational Upper Secondary Education
and Training at Campus Aboa Mare
At Axxell you can study for a Watchkeeping Officer (Vaktstyrman) or Watchkeeping Engineer (Vaktmaskinmästare) degree in Swedish, but you can also improve your professional skills by participating in domestic traffic area courses in Swedish or Finnish, not leading to a degree.