Inland and marine water transport gain popularity as freight, commercial, passenger, tow and tourist (liners, touring launches) transport due to their relatively low cost. To study in Ukraine and obtain the profession of vessel master, navigator or repair specialist (electrician, mechanic) is profitable and promising. Due to access to two seas and full-flowing rivers, Ukrainian educational institutions prepare specialists with qualified practical training (inland, sea transport, fishing enterprises, drilling rigs, development of shelf). The graduates get the chance to work by occupation, build a career in public or private enterprises, run their own business or continue their studies and receive an academic degree.
Professions (positions) by occupation:
- vessel master
- mechanical engineer or electrician
- vessel service technician
- vessel handling and manoeuvring