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We offer taught MSc courses in civil and environmental engineering, electrical and electronic engineering, engineering management, oil, gas and shipping, and mechanical engineering.
The MSc Global Shipping Management programme provides a unique opportunity to address the academic and educational needs of the rapidly growing and competitive global shipping industry. This postgraduate degree programme addresses the key challenges of the shipping industry through the combination of theoretical maritime and shipping management topics with the emerging industry trends; applying the learning within the shipping, maritime and port industry sectors.
This programme provides a global perspective and also maintains a high quality of delivery from experts, from both industry and academia. The programme also features software products and computer-based training from market leaders in the appropriate subject areas.
Applicants should have:
An appropriate undergraduate degree in a business, law, science or technology discipline with at least a second-class award.
OR Merchant Marine or Royal Navy Officer qualifications (or overseas equivalent) with relevant sea-experience and/or equivalent shore based work experience will be considered.
Students with appropriate professional and vocational experience may be considered for the programme subject to demonstrating the potential to succeed in the programme.
Particular attention is paid to the level of relationship of each individual candidate with the shipping industry.
Our Medway Campus in Chatham Maritime, Kent is home to our Faculty of Engineering and Science. The Campus boasts teaching and living spaces within a few minutes’ walk from each other. There are industry-standard labs for science, engineering, pharmacy and natural resources, as well as a huge library and The Deep End, a £4.6-million social and entertainment space.
Across the road from the campus is a retail park with a nine-screen cinema, bars, restaurants and outlet stores. The campus is about 30 miles from central London, and it has a dedicated university bus service to the other two campuses in London.
“The lecturers are fantastic, they offer so much support and guidance both personally and professionally and really get to know each student, I learnt so much”. Chloe Tebbutt, Forensic Science Graduate 2018.
We offer taught MSc courses in civil and environmental engineering, electrical and electronic engineering, engineering management, oil, gas and shipping, and mechanical engineering. You can also study an MSc by research or an MPhil/PhD.
We also offer degrees in a broad range of sciences, including agricultural science, biological and biomedical science, environmental science, food science and pharmacy. Within the faculty is the Natural Resources Institute, a multidisciplinary research and teaching centre. It also includes the Medway School of Pharmacy, a collaboration with the University of Kent which is recognised by the General Pharmaceutical Council. You will develop your analytical and practical capabilities in our state-of-the-art laboratories.
Our class sizes are ideally small, allowing you to engage with your tutors who are experts in their field. Their cutting-edge research informs the course design and gives you the opportunity to deepen your understanding and develop your career.
We have strong links to local and national businesses and organisations, and many help to shape our degrees. Many of our courses are accredited by leading professional bodies, exempting you from professional qualifications, saving you time and grabbing the attention of employers.
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