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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:

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

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