Plymouth University

Plymouth University

International Shipping

This course combines over 30 years of international industry experience with a strong focus on commercial aspects of shipping, logistics and ports. The course also offers build industry connections through the visiting speakers programme.

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a relevant degree with Honours (or an equivalent professional qualification). Other qualifications accompanied by substantial experience in an appropriate field may also be considered. Non-standard applications will be considered on a case by case basis. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum 5.5 in each component) or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: international trade, procurement, logistics and shipping; logistics, supply chains, systems and methods; maritime finance and business modelling; port policy and management; research project; research skills and economics for international supply chains; shipping finance, management and law. The modules shown for this course or programme are those being studied by current students, or expected new modules. Modules are subject to change depending on year of entry.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years
MSc Full-time - 1 years
MSc Full-time - 1 years
MSc Full-time - 1 years
MSc Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Plymouth Site Plymouth PL4 8AA South West

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Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01752 585858