Maritime Policy and Shipping Management at Cardiff University - UCAS

Cardiff University

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: Cardiff University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)

Maritime Policy and Shipping Management (Taught)

Course summary

Examine the maritime industry through multiple disciplines on this practically oriented programme. Rapid growth and competition in the global shipping industry has left a shortfall of professionals with the tools and techniques to manage ports and shipping operations, in accordance with maritime law and safety regulations. Coupled with complex systems of ocean governance, ranging from codes of conduct to legally binding regional and international policies, maritime professionals who can chart the course ahead are in high demand. The business of changing the world is ours. Our MSc in Maritime Policy and Shipping Management addresses these grand challenges from a range of perspectives. We’ll help you become a management or policy-making professional capable of making decisions that consider the full range of economic, social, environmental and legal impacts of maritime business. Our experts will draw on academic and consultancy expertise to enhance your international career prospects, introducing you to shipping within wider logistics systems. They’ll use world leading research to give you a critical understanding of the maritime industry, the policy environment within which it operates, and the management of shipping operations. Accreditations

  • Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT)
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
Cardiff Business School is accredited by AACSB international - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

Entry requirements

Typically, you will need to have either: a 2:1 honours degree (GPA 3.0/4.0), or an equivalent international degree. a university-recognised equivalent academic qualification. or relevant professional experience, such as sea captaincy qualifications or marine related work experience. For further information regarding entry requirements, please visit the course page on our website:

Fees and funding

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Maritime Policy and Shipping Management at Cardiff University - UCAS