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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:

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

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