World Maritime University -
English language section of World Maritime University
Type of Higher Education Institution: University
School/Program: Technology and Engineering
World Maritime University is an internationally acclaimed institution that specializes in maritime studies and education. It has trained more than 2000 students from over 140 countries. Many of its students are currently holding high ranking positions in various maritime organizations and institutions. This institution is regarded as an UN institution in Sweden. The programs offered here have been carefully structured to meet the demands and needs of the maritime industry. The instructors are professional teachers with field experience as well. They ensure that the students are given balanced education by using both theory and practical classes.
World Maritime University offers students a chance to earn Master's degree, Postgraduate Diploma or Certificate in maritime studies. The students benefit by attending lectures and seminars conducted by visiting instructors who have vast real world experience. The master's degree students have the opportunity to complete their field training in Europe and Asia. This gives them invaluable hands-on experience that introduces them to their work environment as well as provides them with a chance to work using the latest technology and infrastructure.
World Maritime University offers Postgraduate programs delivered in Shanghai, Dalian in association with Shanghai Maritime University and Dalian Maritime University respectively. Students can also opt for a distance learning Postgraduate Diploma in Marine Insurance. The institution offers Maritime Administration and Maritime Law and International Commercial Law doctorate programs. Students may choose from a diverse range of Professional Development Courses. The institute’s well stocked library is of great help to students.