Advance in science and technology participated largely in service of seaman and selection of naval work with countries that achieved advance in sciences and work of mariners made a fertilized field to systems of university education and post graduate in what avails opportunities for generations armed with science, knowledge and good will.
The idea of establishing naval academy came aiming to home naval scientific qualification and self dependence of this field where the birth was in October 1993 under the name of Sudanese naval academy to prepare civilian and military naval officers. Ministry of defense had the favor in establishing this academy with relevant destinations which contributed in a shape or another in boosting the march; among them were: corporation of sea ports and Sudanese sea linear where start was strong and full of effort and provision as service to our armed forces and all of national sea linear corporations and companies.
The college was inaugurated in October 1993 under the name of Sudanese naval academy including the institute of naval studies and it received its first batch in the same month equivalent batch 43 military, then batches follow annually till the twelfth batch naval in December 2007. The institute of naval studies assumes the responsibility of marine officers' qualification with different ranks in all necessary and unnecessary training courses.
The college was modified to be one of Karary University colleges under the name of Naval studies college as its arrangement also modified to accord with the university requirements since the beginning of the year 2008.