City, University of London

City, University of London

Maritime Operations and Management

This course provides understanding of maritime operations and technology, and the related business environment in which they work, technical knowledge of selected aspects of large ship design and operation and/or related maritime land-based or offshore structures, sub-sea engineering/mining, marine technology and/or research, and education to a level suitable for taking leadership and management responsibility in a wide range of maritime activities.

Entry requirements

Degree (2:2) in appropriate discipline; Certificate of Competence as Master or Chief Engineer; Class 1 Master Mariner; Class 1 Engineer; Standards of Training Certificates and Watchkeeping Management Level Qualifications, or equivalent, and work experience in the sea transport industry to a reasonable level of responsibility, such as 1st or 2nd Officer, 2nd or 3rd Engineer, or equivalent; HND in appropriate discipline plus relevant professional qualifications and experience; relevant experience and qualifications in the offshore industry to a reasonable level of responsibility; interview may be required.

Course modules

Core modules: maritime economics and finance; maritime law; maritime operations; maritime management; maritime technology; maritime environmental issues. Elective modules: marketing of marine services; strategic planning for ports & shipping business; security studies, accident investigation & crisis management; ship & marine equipment design; risk management; offshore technology and operations.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 15,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
MSc Part-time £ 7,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Northampton Square Islington EC1V 0HB South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7040 5060