Career prospects

With the offshore industry booming, job prospects for graduates with shipyards such as Damen and IHC Merwede, as well the Dutch Ministry of Defence are excellent. Also work for contractors like SBM, Bluewater, Heerema and Allseas is and often chosen option. Indeed, MT graduates find outstanding opportunities with firms in many other fields as well, including (heavy) cargo transport and salvage firms, engineering companies, research institutes, banks and classifications societies. Many others continue on at TU Delft with studies leading to a PhD, or pursue a PhD while working for a company in industry.