Postgraduate Diploma in Executive Maritime Management

Unique programme with current topics of critical importance for experienced maritime

managers - next intake commences autumn 2017

Managers in today’s extremely competitive maritime industry need to cope with ongoing technical, regulatory and commercial developments. They must also be able to anticipate future developments and act proactively. It is essential that they have up-to-date skills and comprehensive knowledge if they want to retain their competitive edge.

This Postgraduate Diploma has been designed to provide a “boot camp” for managers. Drawing on the strengths and expertise of WMU and DNV GL, it addresses current topics of critical importance in the maritime industry with a blended learning approach to operational, commercial and technical issues.

Method of delivery

The programme lets you choose the method of delivery that best meets your needs:

  • classroom learning,

  • distance learning

  • a blend of the two.

Classroom learning takes place in selected DNV GL Maritime Academies worldwide, while distance learning is via the latest e-learning systems and can be completed from any location globally.

Programme partnership

The Postgraduate Diploma is offered by the World Maritime University (WMU), founded by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), a specialized agency of the United Nations, and by DNV GL, the world’s largest ship and offshore classification society.

The programme combines the knowledge and experience of two world class institutions. The partnership between WMU, offering academic and research expertise, and DNV GL, contributing experience of best practice in the industry, makes this programme truly unique.