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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

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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 course 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:

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

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