World Maritime University
The World Maritime University is an international institution with a student body that reflects the global population the maritime industry serves. In the 35 years since our establishment, nearly 5,000 alumni from 168 countries have graduated. Our alumni have gone on to occupy critical positions across sectors. They include Heads of State, government ministers, diplomats, industry leaders, academics, civil society leaders, and port administrators. WMU alumni are the people managing the world’s maritime activity every day, making sure it is safe, secure, efficient, and sustainable.

Global impact: 5156 Alumni

With 5156 alumni from 170 countries, WMU has created a
global network of leaders in the maritime and oceans sectors.

WMU alumni hold positions of prominence around the world. They
serve as senior maritime officials in ministries, as directors of shipping companies and ports, as heads of maritime academies and naval organizations, and many represent their home countries at IMO and international forums and organizations.