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Postgraduate Diploma in Marine Insurance

Essential marine insurance university course by tutored distance learning

Commencing 23 September 2019 - Application deadline 30 August

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

The Admissions Board will consider applicants who meet the minimum general entrance requirements, which are:

  • A first degree
  • Or the highest grade Certificate of Competency for unrestricted service as a master mariner or chief engineer.
  • Non-graduates with approved professional qualifications or who have sufficient professional experience may also be considered.
  • Competence in English is required, as evidenced by a standard, internationally acceptable examination of English.

English Language Requirements

All applicants to the University must offer an internationally recognised English language proficiency test. Acceptable tests include IELTS, TOEFL, Cambridge examinations and GCE/SCE O-levels in English language. Other tests may be accepted by the Admissions Board; applicants should check with the Registry in such cases.

Candidates are assessed in accordance with the following general guidelines:


Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

IBT: 80+, PBT: 550+

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

 band 6.0 or above

Cambridge Examinations

Proficiency (CPE)

Students must include a copy of their examination results certificate with their application.