Bachelor On Campus

Deck and Bridge Operations

National Maritime College

36 months
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The Degree in Deck and Bridge Operations at Nautical School Infante D. Henrique aims at training national and international merchant marine officers in accordance with the training standards established by the STWC Convention - International Convention of Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO).


Being a captain of a container vessel, a passenger vessel, a tanker or a large bulk carrier is an experience you may finally achieve.

We offer a bachelor degree in Deck and Bridge Operations at Nautical School Infante D. Henrique. Deck and Navigation Officers are equally highly requested for the development of activities ashore related to the maritime port sector. Sea experience allows for the development of unique skills, which are highly valued in several on-land activities linked to the Sea Cluster.


  • National and foreign merchant marine officers;
  • Ship management;
  • Senior managers for the maritime transport sector (ports, Vessels' Inspection, Bar Pilot, Vessel Traffic Control, Naval Construction, etc.);
  • Senior managers for several activities linked to the Sea Cluster.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Seamanship
  • Navigation
  • Nautical English
  • Ship Electricity and Electronics
  • Marine Engines
  • Applied Mechanics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

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On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application form;
  • Scanned copy of the IC or citizen card;
  • Scanned copy of the Seaman's Book (for MM Officers)

Tuition Fee


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