International Day 2019


Published: Aug 19 2019 - 12:30pm
The annual WMU International Day celebration for 2019 was held on 17 August at the Henrik Smith Residence for students. The theme for this year’s event was “Unlocking Sustainable Development Through Culture and Harmony.” Nearly 300 people attended including students, staff, host families, friends and families of the students.  

MoU with International University of Panama


Published: Jul 17 2019 - 5:00pm
On 5 July, WMU signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the  International Maritime University of Panama (UMIP). The MoU was signed by Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, President of WMU and Aládar Rodríguez Díaz, President of UMIP.

MoU with Bangladesh Marine Academy


Published: May 28 2019 - 5:29pm
On 21 May, WMU signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Bangladesh Marine Academy (BMA). The MoU was signed by Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, President of WMU and Dr. Sajid Hussain CEng, Commandant of the Bangladesh Marine Academy.

Domestic Ferry Safety Exercise Conducted in Indonesia


Published: Dec 12 2018 - 9:43am
From 26-30 November, WMU played a lead role together with IMO Staff in conducting a Hazard Identification (HAZID)/Scoping Exercise to identify safety issues pertaining to passenger ships on non-international voyages in Indonesia.

WMU Hosts North Sea Marine Spatial Planning Training


Published: Nov 28 2018 - 5:30pm
From 21-22 November, WMU hosted a marine spatial planning (MSP) training session within the framework of the NorthSEE project of which WMU is one of the partners.

WMU Graduation Ceremony 2018


Published: Nov 5 2018 - 4:07pm
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UN DAY 2018


Published: Oct 24 2018 - 9:29am
On 24 October, United Nations Day will be celebrated around the world. It is an opportunity to reflect on the organization’s work on behalf of humanity, including on urgent challenges such as alleviating poverty and hunger, defending human rights and addressing the need for bold climate action.

IMO and WMU Deliver Workshop in Tunisia on Legal Implementation of IMO Conventions


Published: Sep 14 2018 - 10:38pm
An interactive national workshop on the legal implementation of IMO Conventions was jointly delivered by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the World Maritime University (WMU) in Tunisia from 3-7 September 2018.

WMU International Day 2017


Published: Aug 23 2017 - 4:39pm
On 20 August, over 250 people gathered together at the Henrik Smith Residence for the annual International Day celebration. The theme for this year’s event was Regional Cooperation.

WMU and Maersk Line Partner on Delivery of Maritime Business Integrity and Corruption Awareness Course


Published: Oct 21 2016 - 3:02pm
From 17 to 21 October, WMU delivered a course focused on business integrity issues and corruption awareness in partnership with the Danish shipowner, Maersk Line.