Upcoming Events

WMU is collaborating with the Schlüter Foundation on an international symposium on the topic of Antropogenic Underwater Noise. High-ranking experts from international organizatio
World Maritime Day 2019
The objective of the Second WMU Regional Conference for the Americas is to bring together government representatives, industry actors, international organizations, maritime and ocean training
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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 provides an overview of contemporary trends and challenges in maritime energy management (MEM).
May 22, 2019
From 15-16 May, the 43rd Annual Center for Oceans Law and Policy (COLP) Conference took place at the World Maritime University (WMU).
April 25, 2019
As of 3 April, WMU Professor Daniel Seong-Hyeok Moon, was appointed to the position of Minister for the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (MOF) of the Republic of Korea.
April 24, 2019

Dr. Karl Laubstein, Rector/President Emeritus of the World Maritime University from 1996-2008, passed away on 14 April in Malmö, Sweden after a prolonged illness.
April 9, 2019
On 5 April, World Maritime University (WMU) signed an enhanced Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), to cooperate on global maritime leadership training and capacity building for the international maritime community. 
April 9, 2019
From 4-5 April, over 350 participants from more than 70 countries around the globe gathered at the World Maritime University (WMU) for the WMU Empowering Women in the Maritime Community Conference. The aim of the event was to addr
April 6, 2019
Over 350 participants from more than 70 countries around the globe gathered at the World Maritime University (WMU) for the WMU Empowering Women in the Maritime Community Conference from 4-5 April to address the gender gap in the maritime, ocea
March 28, 2019
Since being founded in 1983 under the auspices of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), the World Maritime University (WMU) has been committed to the advancement of women.