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.

WMU Class of 2018 - China Graduations


Published: Aug 29 2018 - 3:22pm
On 25 and 26 August, graduation ceremonies were held in Shanghai and Dalian for a total of 58 students. One third were female graduates bringing the total number of female graduates from WMU’s China campuses to over 200. Since the programmes were founded in 2005, a total of 934 students have graduated from WMU’s two China programmes.

Empowering Women in the Maritime Community - Conference and Call for Papers


Published: Aug 24 2018 - 10:44am

WMU Builds Transformative Partnerships


Published: May 22 2018 - 4:54pm
On 8 and 9 May the World Maritime University hosted the WMU Global Ocean Conference

Press for Progress: International Women’s Day 2018


Published: Mar 9 2018 - 11:36am
In celebration of International Women’s Day (IWD) on 8 March, the World Maritime University Women’s Association (WMUWA) hosted an IWD seminar for students and staff reflecting the of

Preparing for the New Generation


Published: Oct 6 2017 - 5:56pm
Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, WMU President, delivered the keynote address at the 37th Women in Shipping and Trading (WISTA) International Conference that was held in Rotterdam, The Netherlands from 3 to 6 October. The focus of the conference was on future-proof maritime solutions.  

Be Bold For Change - International Women’s Day 2017


Published: Mar 9 2017 - 9:47am
March 8 is annually recognized as International Women's Day (IWD), a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day is also a call to action for accelerating gender parity.

President Speaks at OECD Workshop on Maritime Clusters and Global Challenges


Published: Dec 7 2016 - 9:51am
On 1 December, President Doumbia-Henry made a presentation at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Workshop in Paris entitled: Maritime Clusters and Global Challenges.

Class of 2017 Inauguration – Record Enrolment and Record Female Students


Published: Sep 21 2016 - 2:00pm
On 19 September, the inauguration of the Class of 2017 MSc in Maritime Affairs, took place in the WMU Sasakawa Auditorium. For the new academic year that began today, 130 students are enrolled in the 14-month programme making this the largest class in the history of WMU.