The Academy pays much attention to English teaching. Thus, "The English language" is regarded as a profile academic subject. The training system is provided in compliance with the requirements of STCW - 78/95 Convention.
Cadets' training is carried out at three departments:
- English in Navigation;
- English in Hydrography and VHF Communication;
- English in Ship's Power Engineering.
On entering ONMA applicants pass an English Entrance Computer Test.