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Svendborg International Maritime Academy (SIMAC)

SIMAC is Denmark’s largest maritime educational institution with 500 students and 90 highly educated and motivated employees. SIMAC offers three fields of study

The school bases it work on international, quality-assured study programmes, graduating students prepared for a developing and team-oriented work environment.

SIMAC is Denmark’s leading maritime educational centre and offers three bachelor degrees study programmes: Ship’s Officer, Marine Engineer and Master Mariner. SIMAC also offers a Post Graduate Diploma as Master Mariner, Marine Chief Engineer or the dual Post Graduate Diploma of Master Mariner and Marine Chief Engineer.

At SIMAC students partake in highly demanding and engaged cooperation to achieve the competencies needed now and in their professional careers.

Core competencies are:

  • Automation
  • Simulation
  • Safety Culture
  • Operational Management
Large Sailing Ships

The large sailing ship Georg StageSchools of Maritime Education & Training

While offering exclusively Primary and Lower Secondary Education within the field of seamanship it bears mention that Denmark upholds traditional long ships for the training of young people. Are you interested in learning more about this educational approach visit Skoleskibet Danmark and Skoleskibet Georg Stage (in Danish only)