NORDSCI Conference proceedings 2018, Book 1

Education and educational research

NOTES ON THE REPORT OF THE PROFESSIONAL FATE OF THE MECHANICAL DEPARTMENT GRADUATES OF THE MARITIME ACADEMY IN SZCZECIN

Prof. dr hab. ing. Zbigniew Matuszak, Mgr inż. Iwona Ewa Tomaszewska

ABSTRACT

In Poland, there is a Higher Education Act introduced in October 2011, which imposes an obligation to monitor the careers of graduates. Career Office Maritime Academy in Szczecin conducted a first pilot research, which aimed to prepare the mandatory tests and tame the graduates for a new trial, which are a cyclic tests of careers of graduates: Navigation, Mechanical and Transport Engineering and Economics. The first research was conducted among graduates who have passed engineer or master exam by the end of 2012. The paper presents the methodology of the research careers of graduates of the Maritime Academy in Szczecin in 2016. The paper presents research tools and research results. Career situation of the graduates of the Mechanical Department is characterized. Sectors of the economy and positions on which graduates found employment after graduation are presented. The paper shows the assessment of the skills acquired during the studies at the Maritime Academy of Szczecin by the graduates in their professional work. The paper also provides a subjective evaluation of the studies by the respondents.

KEYWORDS

graduate, professional research of careers of graduates

REFERENCE

NORDSCI Conference Proceedings 2018 Book 1, Conference Proceedings, ISSN 2603-4107, ISBN 978-619-7495-00-3, NOTES ON THE REPORT OF THE PROFESSIONAL FATE OF THE MECHANICAL DEPARTMENT GRADUATES OF THE MARITIME ACADEMY IN SZCZECIN, 139-149 pp, DOI paper 10.32008/nordsci2018/B1/V1/15