Mokpo National Maritime University

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Mokpo National Maritime University
국립목포해양대학교
Mmu logo dark ver.jpg
Motto 진리탐구•성실봉사•해양개척
The pursuit of truth, Service with sincerity, The scientific exploitation of oceans
Type National
Established April 5, 1950
Location Jukgyodong, Mokpo,  South Korea
Mascot Dolphin
Website [1]
Mokpo National Maritime University
Hangul 목포해양대학교
Hanja 木浦海洋大學校
Revised Romanization Mokpo Haeyang Daehakgyo
McCune–Reischauer Mok'po Haeyang Taehakkyo

Mokpo National Maritime University is a national university located in Mokpo, South Korea.

Academics[edit]

Colleges/Division[edit]

  • Division of Navigation Science
  • Division of International maritime Transportation Science
  • Division of Navigation Information System
  • Division of Marine Engineering
  • Division of Ocean Power System & Maritime Safety
  • Division of Marine Mechatronics
  • Department of Computer Engineering
  • Department of Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering
  • Department of Environmental Engineering & Biotechnology
  • Department of Ocean Civil & Plant Construction Engineering

Graduate schools[edit]

General Graduate Schools[edit]

  • Department of Maritime Transportation System
  • Department of Marine Engineering
  • Department of Marine Electronic, Communication and Computer Engineering
  • Department of Ocean System Engineering

Graduate School of Marine Industry[edit]

  • Department of Maritime Transportation System
  • Department of Marine Engineering
  • Department of Marine Electronic, Communication and Computer Engineering
  • Department of Ocean System Engineering

History[edit]

1950. 04. 05 University was founded as Mokpo fisheries and Marine High School.

1979. 03. 01 Promoted to Mokpo Merchant Marine College.

1993. 03. 01 Upgrade to Mokpo National Maritime University. (3 Departments : Nautical Science, Marine Engineering Science, Communication Science)

1995. 03. 01 Two new Departments were added. (Marine Electronic Engineering Science, Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering Science)

1996. 03. 01 University was reorganized into 4 Division. (Maritime Transportation System, Marine Engineering, Marine Electronics and Communication Engineering, Ocean System Engineering)

1997. 03. 01 TGraduate School was established.

1999. 03. 01 Department of Maritime Police Science was established in the divisions of Marine Engineering and Maritime Transportain System. Doctoral program was established in Graduate school.

2001. 07. 26 Industrial graduate school was established.

2002. 11. 09 Department of Computer Science & Engineering was added to the division of Marine Electronics and communication Engineering

2003. 04. 25 Training ship SAENURI was started on a voyage.

2003. 07. 07 MMU Lifelong Education Program was established.

2004. 08. 03 Residence Hall was completed.

2005. 06. 16 Marine Simulation Center was established.

2006. 01. 05 MMU Honam Sea Grant College Program was established.

2007. 01. 07 MMU Language Education Center was established

2007. 10. 01 MMU New Main Building was officially opened.