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MScShipping Operations

Solent University
United Kingdom, Southampton
Tuition fee £12,020 per year
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solent.ac.uk/..ons-msc/course-details.aspx 

Overview

This two year distance learning programme is ideally suited to maritime professionals who are hoping to move into shore-based management positions. You’ll learn specialist skills in ship safety management and shipping operations, solving complex problems during challenging workplace assignments. As a graduate, you will be well suited to a diverse range of shipping management, port operations and people management roles.

This postgraduate programme is delivered online using Solent University’s virtual learning environment, a web based platform that is accessible from anywhere in the world.

Students learn as part of an online community of tutors, fellow students and student support services – just as they would if they went to the University itself. Each student has their own dedicated academic tutor and study partner, and studying online is made interesting, interactive, and engaging by forums, wikis, reflective journals and video presentations. Shipping industry experts are involved in the mentoring of work-based projects, further enhancing the value of student learning.

Career opportunities

Recent graduates have pursued careers in a raft of different roles, including:

Marine superintendent
Designated person ashore
Fleet manager
Port operations manager
Crewing manager
Ship manager
Maritime administration manager
Competence assurance manager
Maritime lecturer
Shore-based ship operations manager
Marine surveyor.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States