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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:

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

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