École Nationale
Supérieure Maritime

French Maritime Academy


The French Maritime Academy (ENSM) ‘s SEF becomes CEMAFOR

Lire plus

Professional integration of ENSM’s graduates – 2019

Lire plus

discover the ENSM

The students join the French Maritime Academy after taking an entrance exam (O1MM-1st Class Officer and machinery watchkeeping officer/Chief Engineer 8000kW), by applying for the course (international bridge watchkeeping officer-OCQPI, preparatory course to OCQPI) or according to their qualifications (O1MM or electronician and merchant navy systems officer-OESMM).
Heir to the Hydrography schools, to Colbert, to the « Hydros », then to the Ecole Nationale de la Marine Marchande (ENMM), the French Maritime Academy (ENSM) provides high level training courses in the maritime and paramaritime sectors to Merchant Marine Officers.


our training

Become an officer
of the merchant