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The Marine Learning Alliance with Plymouth University
The Marine Learning Alliance Ltd (MLA) is a provider of online and distance learning degrees in a range of Maritime and Marine based subjects. We offer both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees which are taught by distance learning both online and offline allowing students to obtain a relevant degree in Maritime and Marine subjects whilst balancing their careers and other life commitments. We are an award winning educational provider with all our degree programmes being fully accredited by Plymouth University. Currently we offer undergraduate and post graduate distance learning courses in Hydrography through our Hydrographic Academy. The Hydrographic Academy provides educational qualifications designed specifically to meet the needs of marine industry professionals and employers working in the field of hydrographic surveying.
For those interested in marine and maritime business and management we offer distance learning undergraduate and post-graduate degree qualifications in Sustainable Maritime Operations, these e-learning degrees are perfect for all types of seafarers. Both the MSc and BSc in Sustainable Maritime Operations are designed to give not only a world class qualifications but to provide you with a wide array of both maritime subject-specific and transferable business and managerial skills so that you can benefit from great prospects for your desired professional goals and enhance your career in the Maritime and marine industry.
As well as educational programmes we also offer technology-driven education and training to a number of large organisations both in and outside of the Marine and maritime sector. If you have educational or corporate training needs please do get in touch right away.
The Marine Learning Alliance is a wholly owned subsidiary of the prestigious Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology. Founded in 1889, the IMarEST is the first Institute to bring together marine engineers, scientists and technologists into one international multi-disciplinary professional body. One of the major benefits to our students is that by studying with us you are automatically awarded Affiliate membership to the Institute, which comes with a host of benefits.
We are a partner institute of Plymouth university and the University is the awarding body for all of our degree qualifications. By studying your distance e-learning degree with us, when you graduate you will receive a full degree or Master’s award from Plymouth University exactly the same as if you had attended a full time on campus degree course.
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The Hydrography for Professionals postgraduate degree uses the latest concepts and technology in distance e-learning to deliver a fully Plymouth University accredited postgraduate education programme. Read more
A “top-up” Masters degree is the research project phase (60 level 7 credits) of the programme aimed at those wishing to gain a full UK Postgraduate degree, possibly upgrading from another previous achievement. Read more
By studying a distance e-learning Master’s degree in Sustainable Maritime Operations students will be equipped with the relevant management skills for working in the modern global maritime world. Read more