PgDip in Maritime Energy

The ground-breaking Postgraduate Diploma programme on Maritime Energy takes a holistic approach from ships to ports and shipyards, combining innovative technical solutions with a socio-economic-environmental perspective.

Maritime Safety & Security

The World Maritime University (WMU) and DNV GL’s Maritime Academy have partnered to offer a Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime Safety & Security. Within the maritime industry the focus is always on safety, with security recently gaining increasing attention given the global context. Within the maritime sector this covers the headline issue of piracy and terrorism but also includes trafficking, illegal fishing, port security and marine environmental protection, including the dumping of toxic waste. 

Executive Maritime Management

The World Maritime University (WMU) and DNV GL’s Maritime Academy have joined forces to offer an innovative Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) at the executive managerial level. Designed to provide a boot camp for managers, the programme addresses current topics of critical importance in the maritime industry with a blended-learning approach to operational, commercial and technical issues.

International Maritime Law

The International Maritime Law PgDip has been offered since 2002 by Lloyd’s Maritime Academy and is from 2015 in a new partnership with WMU. The programme develops academic knowledge and awareness of international trade and maritime law and increases understanding of how commercial trade ventures may give rise to legal issues.

Marine Insurance

Introduced in 2005, the Marine Insurance PgDip has been developed to enable students to study the subject at the highest educational level. The 12-month program is made up of five modules and has an intake each summer with courses generally beginning in September.