2nd Annual KMI-WMU Seminar


Published: Jun 15 2017 - 4:50pm
On 14 June, President Doumbia-Henry welcomed a delegation from the Korea Maritime Institute (KMI) led by Dr. Chang-Ho Yang, President of KMI, on the occasion of the second annual KMI-WMU seminar.

WMU and KMOU Sign MoU


Published: Jun 2 2017 - 8:40pm
President of WMU, Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, and President of the Korea Maritime and Ocean University (KMOU), Prof. Dr. Han-il PARK, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 31 May. The signing was witnessed by Mr. Kitack Lim, IMO Secretary-General and Chancellor of WMU together with Mr. Juvenal J.M.

Korean Register Visits WMU


Published: Jul 5 2016 - 9:57am
On 1 July, President Doumbia-Henry welcomed Dr. B.S. Park, Chairman & CEO of the Korean Register (KR) for an official visit to the University. He delivered a lecture to WMU students entitled “The Maritime Industry and the Human Element”.

Fifth Annual KR-CON Donation


Published: Apr 5 2016 - 3:45pm
On 4 April, President Doumbia-Henry welcomed Mr. RYU Gyoung-Boo, General Manager of the Copenhagen Branch Office of the Korean Register of Shipping (KR), who presented the fifth consecutive donation of the KR-CON system to WMU faculty and students.

Esteemed Delegation from Republic of Korea Visits WMU


Published: Oct 6 2015 - 3:10pm
On 6 October, WMU welcomed an esteemed delegation from the Republic of Korea led by Mr. Ki-june YOO, Minister, Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (MOF).  The delegation traveled to Copenhagen for a Green Growth Alliance meeting between the Republic of Korea and Denmark, and the Danish Maritime Forum on 7 October.

First Republic of Korea Professorial Chair Joins WMU


Published: Sep 3 2015 - 10:40am
WMU is pleased to welcome Dr Dong-Wook Song as the first Republic of Korea Professorial Chair in Shipping and Port Management.

Korea Shipowners’ Association Donation


Published: May 26 2015 - 9:47am
On 19 May, prior to the inauguration of the new WMU building, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed with the Korea Shipowners’ Association (KSA) in support of the move to the new premises.                                           

Car Donated to WMU by HYUNDAI GLOVIS


Published: May 26 2015 - 9:43am
Following the festivities for the inauguration of the new WMU building, on 20 May a car donated to WMU by HYUNDAI GLOVIS was unveiled.  The agreement for the donation was signed by Mr.

MoU with Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries, Republic of Korea


Published: May 26 2015 - 9:35am
On 20 May, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed with the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (MOF) of the Republic of Korea to finalize the establishment of a Korean Professorial Chair at WMU and to provide fellowships for designated students from MOF.

KRISO Visits WMU Regarding Research Cooperation


Published: Feb 4 2015 - 9:31am
Dr. Hongtae Kim, Director of the Korea Research Institute of Ships and Ocean Engineering (KRISO), together with Senior Researcher, Jin Hyoung Park, KRISO, visited WMU on 30 January to discuss potential research cooperation.