Upcoming Events

March 8 is annually recognized as International Women's Day (IWD).
In 2018, the World Maritime University (WMU) will celebrate 35 years of excellence in education, research and capacity building.
On June 8th each year, we celebrate the ocean, its importance in our lives, and how we can protect it.
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Recent Publications

A selection of papers and presentations from two maritime security symposia held at WMU.
A textbook for instructors and assessors working with STCW in the maritime education and training sector.
An essential volume for maritime draftsmen, practitioners and scholars.
February 14, 2018
A regional forum for Sasakawa Fellows from Eastern Europe, the Middle East and North Africa, plus UK-domiciled Fellows, was held in London from 28 to 31 January 2018. 
February 8, 2018
In 2018, the World Maritime University (WMU) celebrates 35 years of excellence in postgraduate education, research and capacity building. Its parent organization, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) celebrates its 70th anniversary. WMU will mark this milestone year with the inauguration of the WMU-Sasakawa Global Ocean Institute.
January 25, 2018
On 19 January, WMU students had the opportunity to engage with senior officials from the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the European Commission (EC) who guest lectured during the first week of specialization studies for the Class of 2018.
January 17, 2018
On 11 January, Mr. Tomas Eneroth, Minister for Infrastructure, Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation for Sweden, was welcomed to World Maritime University (WMU) by Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, WMU President.
December 11, 2017
The WMU Executive Board (EB) held its 21st Session at IMO Headquarters in London on 08 December 2017. It was preceded by meetings of the Endowment Fund Development and Investment Committees on 07 December 2017. Both Committees updated the EB members on progress made towards operationalizing the WMU Endowment Fund in 2018.
December 5, 2017
On 1 December, Mr. Kitack Lim, WMU Chancellor and Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, President of the World Maritime University (WMU), gathered with the WMU graduates in attendance at the 30th Session of the IMO Assembly.