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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:

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

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