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Gain a high level of understanding of the most critical elements of International Trade and Maritime Law
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High profile law firms and academics contribute to the programme

About Distance Learning

Flexible, easily accessible, cost effective, global classroom.

Just some of the reasons why it is the best training solution for you.

Maritime Law: In-company training for your business

Distance learning, instructor led workshops, webinars, elearning and blended delivery for corporate groups.

Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime Law: Essential qualification for the maritime industry

Programme Overview - Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime Law

This Postgraduate Diploma distance learning course is firmly established as a respected response to the growing demand for education in International Trade and Maritime Law within the shipping, trade and related industries.

By successfully completing this maritime law course you will be able to:
> Understand the principles of International Trade and Maritime Law and the overall commercial context in which those principles operate,
> Analyse practical problems raising legal issues,
> Apply the relevant law to problems that arise in practice,
> Negotiate a dispute settlement,
> Develop the capacity for independent study,
> Gain an internationally recognised qualification from a UK university.

Download the latest Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime Law distance learning course prospectus here.

English law is recognised internationally as a dominant legal system for maritime and trade contracts, with London as the single most important forum for settling disputes. The law will be studied in relation to how it is applied in practice, and the distance learning course brings together the intellectual rigour of academia with the experience of leading legal practitioners.

This Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime Law qualification will demonstrate your high level of understanding and knowledge of the most critical aspects of International Trade and Maritime Law.

Distance Learning Prospectus

Distance Learning prospectus

Choice of specialist modules:

• Ship finance law

• Oil and chemical pollution

• European Union competition law in relation to shipping

• Government Influence/Intervention in International Trade

Download the latest Diploma in Maritime Law distance learning course prospectus here for the full course content.

LLM in Maritime Law (Top up)

Successful completion of the course will entitle you to carry your Postgraduate Diploma credits onto a LLM course.

In addition to the University LLM taught course, it is possible to further your studies through to a LLM degree by distance learning with Lloyd’s Maritime Academy.

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Fantastic course - but don't just take our word for it...

Past students represent some of these companies:

  • Industrial Metallurgical Holding
  • Navieras Ultragas Ltd
  • Tropical Shipping
  • Netherlands Navy
  • Atlantic
  • Mobil Producing Nigeria Limited
  • VAVA Crew IC
  • UKSA
  • Nigeria LNG Ltd
  • W K Webster & Co Ltd
  • Fleet Management Limited
  • Seamec Limited
  • UP of Marine Consultancy - Offshore
  • V Ships PLC
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Stichling Hahn Hilbrich GmbH
  • UACC
  • V Ships Asia Pte Ltd
  • Lalship Sdn BHD
  • Total E&P Angola
  • MISC Berhad
  • Gulf Agency Company Limited
  • CT offshore A/S
  • Ministry of Transport
  • SMIT Salvage BV
  • ZAO "Maersk"
  • Skuld Germany GMBH
  • International Marine Transportation Ltd
  • FCI International Ltd
  • Hess Services UK Limited
  • Arthur Cox
  • Prestea Sankofa Gold Ltd
  • Ghana Navy
  • Scandlines Deutschland GMBH
  • Dobson Fleet Management
  • Andreas Sofocleous & Co
  • Fastnet Line Ltd
  • Costamare Shipping Company SA
  • Koch Fertilizer Trading Sarl
  • OMCI Shipmanagement Pvt Ltd
  • IMC Shipping Pte Ltd
  • Eldib Pandi
  • BP Shipping Ltd
  • AM Solicitors
  • UTC Overseas Inc
  • Zenon Pretoleum & Gas
  • Wang Jing & Co Xamien Office
  • RFIB Group Ltd
  • Enterprises Sipping & Trading SA
  • Monte Carlo People Service Leisure
  • Lamnalaco Nigeria Ltd
  • De Long Minerals and Logic Tier
  • Sanco Marine Services PVT Ltd
  • Cirrus Oil Services Ltd
  • V Ships UK
  • Ordu University Fatsa Vocational School
  • Halul Offshore Services Company
  • L'Amico Tankers Limited
  • Total Trading Asia Pte Ltd
  • Vidya Limite
  • Topaz Marine MENA
  • CIS Navigation INC
  • Sonata D.O.O
  • US Coast Guard
  • CMA CGM UK Shipping Limited
  • Caspian Offshore Construction LLP
  • BCIT- Marine Campus
  • Department of Transport
  • Harper Peterson
  • Ghana Maritime Authority
  • Cayman Islands Shipping Registry
  • Permanent Representation of Cote d'ivoire
  • Thomson Reuters Markets
  • Glencore UK Ltd
  • Graham M.Riles & Co Solicitors
  • Qatar Petroleum
  • DFDS Seaways
  • RCN Group
  • Grindrod Shipping (South Africa) Pty Limited
  • Soloi Inc
  • Brit Insurance
  • Merchant Navy Boat-Building Ship Base
  • Nigerian Nay
  • Federal Capital Territroy Administration
  • MSPL Ltd
  • Smithson Services Limited
  • LMS Ship Management
  • RSA
  • Saint Lucia Air and Sea Ports Authority
  • London Offshore Consultants
  • Anthony Veder Rederijzaken
  • Braemar Technical Services
  • A.M Marine Surveys LLC
  • MMS Maritime (India) PVT Ltd
  • Private Joint Stock Shipping Company
  • Ports and Maritime Organziation
  • Rachel & Zachs
  • Brodies LLP
  • Patdappas Associates
  • Arkas Holdings SA
  • Smit
  • Marek Kedziora
  • Ministry of Energy

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