General Information of Dalian Maritime University
Dalian Maritime University is a national key university affiliated with the Ministry of Transport, a national "211 Project" key construction university, and a national "double first-class" construction university. The National Defense Science, Technology and Industry Bureau, the Liaoning Provincial People's Government, and the Dalian Municipal People's Government jointly build colleges and universities. Known as "the cradle of navigators", the school is a well-known maritime institution of higher learning in China and one of the few maritime schools in the world that have been recognized by the International Maritime Organization with an "international reputation".
Dalian Maritime University is located in the southwest of Dalian, a famous coastal city in northern China. The school covers an area of 1.36 million square meters, with a school building area of 950,000 square meters. The school has a group of fully-equipped and fully functional nautical teaching and experimental buildings, a nautical training and engineering practice center, a water survival training hall, a teaching port, a library, a swimming pool, a planetarium, etc.; it has a nautical simulation laboratory and a marine simulation experiment. There are more than 100 teaching and research laboratories, and 2 ocean-going teaching practice ships.
International Cooperation and Exchange of Dalian Maritime University
Dalian Maritime University attaches great importance to foreign exchanges and inter-school exchanges. Since the reform and opening up, it has formally established cooperative relations with 152 internationally renowned universities and units in 43 countries and regions, including Russia, the United States, Canada, Japan, the United Kingdom, South Korea, Australia, Sweden, Egypt, Vietnam, and Sri Lanka. , teacher-student exchanges, cooperative scientific research and other aspects have always maintained substantive contacts, and the areas of cooperation are constantly expanding. In March 2005, the school and the World Maritime University cooperated with the "Maritime Safety and Environmental Management Master Class" for the first time, which further improved the school's international cooperation in running schools. The school established our overseas campus in Colombo International School of Nautical Engineering, Sri Lanka, and started enrolling students in Sri Lanka in 2007, realizing the first export of higher navigation education in my country. The school has also maintained long-term cooperative relationships with many international organizations and institutions, including the International Maritime Organization (IMO), International Labour Organization (ILO), International Maritime University Federation (IAMU), Global Maritime Training Association (GlobalMET), International Nautical Teachers Association (IMLA), Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), International Shipping Society (ISF), International Association of Classification Societies (IACS), Baltic Shipping Council (BIMCO), Lloyd's Register of Shipping (Lloyd's Register) and Japan Yusen (NYK) and other world-renowned shipping companies. The school also actively carries out educational innovation, continuously expands school-running channels, and introduces educational resources.
Scholarship in Dalian Maritime University
There are the Chinese Government Scholarship, Liaoning Province Government Scholarship, Dalian City Government Scholarship, and Dalian Maritime University Scholarship.
Dalian Maritime University (DMU) was enrolled in the first batch of institutions under the Chinese Government Scholarship Program in 1955. As one of the largest and best maritime universities and the only key maritime institution under the Ministry of Transport, China, DMU was entrusted by China Scholarship Council and Liaoning Provincial Government to conduct independent recruitment of scholarship students since 2008. Up to now, hundreds of international students under this scholarship from all over the world have been educated at DMU.
Apart from the full scholarships, DMU also provides self-funded students with Dalian Government Scholarship and DMU Scholarships as partial scholarships.