When was your "sailor-period"?
When you wanted to be on sea when you grow up?
Well, it's never too late.
See this BSc Navigation program in Russian language:

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How beautiful Nizhniy Novgorod is! Where would be better to study marine sciences?

Photo: Юрий Лебедев (Wikipedia)