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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:

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

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