Our MSc in International Shipping, started in 1978, is a flagship programme of Plymouth University. Over the years our programme has affirmed Plymouth University as a leading global maritime educational institution and a research centre in the areas of international shipping, transport, logistics and port management. Our MSc in International Shipping has earned a global reputation in the industry for providing graduates of the highest calibre, passion and dedication.
The masters degree caters to the specialist needs of the maritime industry. Designed to appeal to students as well as to professionals seeking the specialist skills required to enter into senior management positions within the maritime industry. You'll also gain the opportunity to enhance your professional competence if you already carry industry experience that you wish to build on through a structured programme of study.
Our programme offers you the opportunity to pursue a postgraduate programme in international shipping in sufficient depth to merit masters degree, PgDip or PgCert awards. Delivered by a team of international staff who are actively engaged in intensive research and consultancy, this programme offers an opportunity to draw on our staff's unique blend of academic excellence and industry liaison experience.
The MSc in International Shipping is truly international, with students from many countries typically represented in any one academic year. This diversity enhances your academic experience and opens up international contacts to you. By opting to study this programme you'll have the unique opportunity to study at a leading educational institution and to benefit from the international learning environment we provide.