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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:

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

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