Watchkeeping Engineer degree programme

Vocational education in Swedish at Axxell

As a Watchkeeping engineer officer (Vaktmaskinmästare in Swedish), you can work as an engineer on merchant ships in international traffic or as chief engineer on smaller vessels. After completing the watchkeeping engineer degree, you can apply to a university of applied sciences for further maritime studies. The watchkeeping engineer degree is an international degree and complies with the international STCW requirements (Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping).

More information about Axxell's maritime education programmes »
(in Swedish).

Facilities overview - Machinery laboratory »



Bertel Henriksson

Bertel Henriksson

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+358 44 739 7255

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