Maritime science and technology
Bachelor degree

Traineeship

What it is 

The traineeship, or stage, is a period of orientation and training, carried out in a work context, public or private, to facilitate your entry into the world of work.

The Degree Course provides a training period of 4-6 months aboard the ship. Alternatively, the internship can be carried out in companies in the sector maritime/naval.

Traineeship offers

Check the traineeship opportunities on the UniGe Student Curriculum Activities website.

To consult the extracurricular internship and job offers, please consult the Demand/Offer Crossing Platform.

Still couldn't find a suitable internship for you? Take advantage of the job orientation services offered by UniGe.

Insurance

UniGe, as the promoter, provides insurance against accidents at work with INAIL and, for civil liability, with insurance companies operating in the sector.

How to activate a curricular internship

Activation

To activate the internship:

  1. Contact the administrative referent of your traineeship office
  2. Agree with the company contact person (company tutor) and with the university tutor (a professor of your course of study)
  3. Invites the Company to register on the Student Curricular Activities Portal: Internships and Thesis. Then start the necessary procedures for the internship.
    N.B. The User Manuals are available on the home page of the Portal. For assistance in using the Platform write to assistenza.tirocinitesi@unige.it

The company tutor will:

  • introduce you to the work environment
  • encourage your ambition
  • evaluate your path and the achievement of training objectives at the end of the experience

End of traineeship

At the end of the internship period you have to submit the following documents to the Student Desk:

  • declaration by the company stating the training period and the indication of the successful conclusion

  • time sheet filled in and signed by you and your company tutor

FAQ

The traineeship on board, to date, is only available to professional figures with a seaman's book, such as engine officers or skippers.

If you do not have a seaman's book, you may apply for a traineeship on shore with companies operating in the maritime sector. Exeptions may apply.

Learn more

General contacts

Traineeship Sector
Piazza della Nunziata, 6 (3rd floor)
Tel. +39 010 20951846
settoretirocini@unige.it

Referent

Laura Tropiano
010 335 6559
tropiano@politecnica.unige.it
tirocini.ingegneria@politecnica.unige.it
Via Montallegro 1 (in Villa Cambiaso park), room facing Aula A7

Opening hours:
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday: 9.30 am - 12.30 pm

Extracurricular internship (postlauream)

Have you graduated? Visit the dedicated page to get all the necessary information about the extracurricular internship and its activation.