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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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Past students represent some of these companies:

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

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