Office of the Registrar
Fisheries and Marine Institute (2017/2018)
5.2 Admission Requirements for Applicants to the Bachelor of Maritime Studies Program
  1. The application for admission or readmission is submitted online; current and returning Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland applicants should apply using the Admissions menu within Memorial Self-Service at www5.mun.ca/admit/twbkwbis.P_WWWLogin. Applicants who are new to Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland should follow the application instructions at www.mun.ca/undergrad/apply. This application must include all required documentation including proof of the diploma or certificate required for admission in a specific category.

  2. Categories for admission to the Bachelor of Maritime Studies

    Applicants must meet the general admission/readmission requirements of the University and be eligible for admission to the Bachelor of Maritime Studies program in one of the following categories:

    • Category A: applicants holding a diploma from the Marine Institute in nautical science, marine engineering technology, naval architecture technology or marine engineering systems design technology,

    • Category B: applicants holding a Canadian Technology Accreditation Board accredited, or Transport Canada approved, diploma in marine engineering technology or nautical science,

    • Category C: applicants holding a Canadian or non-Canadian diploma similar to an accredited or Transport Canada approved Marine Institute diploma in nautical science, marine engineering technology, naval architecture technology or marine engineering systems design technology,

    • Category D: applicants holding a Transport Canada Certificate of Competency at the Master Mariner, Fishing Master First Class or Engineering First Class level or equivalent,

    • Category E: applicants who have Canadian Forces (Naval Operations) training acceptable to the Admissions Committee.

  3. Applications to the program will be considered by the appropriate admissions committee(s).

  4. In accordance with the UNIVERSITY REGULATIONS - Residence Requirements - Second Degree, students completing the Bachelor of Maritime Studies Program, as a second degree, must complete all required courses within the Bachelor of Maritime Studies Program.