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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:

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

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