Nowadays, the University is educating 40 undergraduate majors, 11 majors at master level and 8 majors at doctorate level with the total number of more than 20,000 students; 953 lecturers and administrative staffs, in which, there are 40 Professors/Ass. Professors, 103 D.Sc. & Ph.D, 543 MSc., hundred of Captains and Chief Engineering and qualified maritime officers and seafarers.
In the coming years, according to the current situation of social – economic development and the need of national security and defense, the University sets the target of “being the center of scientific research and technical transfer of the country and the region for implementing successfully the national sea strategy”. Thanks to great supports and assistance of the Vietnamese Government, the Ministry of Transport, the Ministry of Education and Training, the authorities concerned and Haiphong city's leaders and people, and also the efforts of all generation of professors, lecturers, graduates and students, Vietnam Maritime University has been completing successfully noble mission entrusted by the Vietnamese Government.
People's Teacher, Ass.Prof.,Dr., Ch/E. Lương Công Nhớ- President of VMU