Two EPDCs Delivered in Manila


Published: Jul 17 2015 - 12:22pm
Professor Ilias Visvikis travelled to Manila, Philippines, to deliver two open enrollment courses in collaboration with the Philippine Transmarine Carriers, Inc.

WMU Contributes to IMO Conference on Safety of Passenger Ships on Non-international Voyages


Published: Apr 28 2015 - 2:52pm
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) Conference on the enhancement of safety of ships carrying passengers on non-international voyages, was held in Manila, the Philippines, on 24 April 2015.

MoU Extended with Philippine Coast Guard


Published: Apr 24 2015 - 3:37pm
WMU Acting President, Neil Bellefontaine, and Finance Officer, Leo Viajar, visited the Philippines from 16-21 April and had the opportunity to meet with several organizations including the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG), Philippine Ports Authority (PPA), Philippine Transmarine Carriers (PTC), Magsaysay Training Center, the Maritime Academy o

EPDC Delivered at MARINA, Philippines


Published: Mar 20 2015 - 9:40am
From 9-13 March, WMU delivered an Executive Professional Development Course for the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) in the Republic of Philippines. Associate Professor Michael Manuel led the course entitled Training Course for Assessment, Examination, and Certification of Seafarers.

Connecting with Alumni in Manila


Published: Oct 1 2014 - 2:27pm
WMU Assistant Professor, Lisa L. Froholdt, was recently in Manila from 19-27 September. Her visit was in connection with an IAMU financed research project aimed at surveying the training needs of Filipino seafarers in regard to safety and culture as an underlying issue of Corporate Social Responsibility. During her visit, Dr.

MSEA Field Study to the Philippines


Published: Jun 4 2014 - 5:38pm
As a result of the MoU signed last November with the Maritime Administrative Authority (MARINA) of the Republic of the Philippines, 16 students in the Maritime Safety and Environmental Administration (MSEA) specialization travelled to the Philippines for a field study from 5

MoU with Philippine Coast Guard


Published: Jan 10 2014 - 10:35am
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Academic Cooperation was completed between the Philippine Coast Guard and WMU on 1 January 2014. Under the Agreement, WMU will accept one or more qualified candidates, sponsored by the Philippine Coast Guard, into the Malmö M.Sc. program.

MoU with MARINA, Philippines


Published: Dec 6 2013 - 10:13am
A Memorandum of Understanding on Academic Cooperation was signed on 26 November between the Department of Transportation and Communications Maritime Administrative Authority (MARINA), Republic of the Philippines and WMU.

WMU Alumni Association Launched in Philippines


Published: Aug 15 2013 - 3:37pm
The WMU Alumni Association of the Philippines was launched on 5 August in Manila at the Marlow Navigation Training Center, Inc. To date, the Philippines ranks third in the countries with the most WMU graduates with a total of 128 alumni.

MoU with Philippine Ports Authority


Published: Jul 20 2013 - 4:22pm
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Academic Cooperation was signed on 16 July with the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA). Under the terms of the agreement, WMU will accept 5 or more qualified M.Sc. candidates into the Malmö program beginning with the 2013 intake and continuing for a total of five years.