Upcoming Events

LNG training, offered by the BSR Competence Centre, will take place in Malmö, Sweden, on 25 and 26 April 2018.
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

The WMU Journal of Maritime Affairs (WMU JoMA) is an international journal that covers the subject areas of maritime safety, marine environment...
Sustainable Shipping in a Changing Arctic covers important themes relevant to the Arctic, e.g.
This book focuses on the management of ship operations, an activity that requires integrative knowledge and technical expertise that spans various...
March 7, 2018
On 3 March, President Doumbia-Henry welcomed to WMU Mr. Tomas Abrahamsson, Acting Head of the ITF Seafarers’ Trust, and Mr. Luca Tommasi, the Trust’s Project Manager.
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.