Taught course

Maritime and Shipping Management (MBA)

Berlin School of Business and Innovation · Berlin School of Business and Innovation

Entry requirements

Minimum age: 21

Engligh language requirements:

  • IELTS 6.0 (not less than 5.5 in any component); or
  • PTE 50 + score or equivalent.

English proficiency requirements can be waived for:

  • Native English speakers; or
  • Applicants who completed their education in English (such as a High School diploma or IB).

Documents: CV and two reference letters.

Qualifications: You must have a 2:2 UK bachelor’s degree (or any equivalent degree which is recognised by NARIC).

If you do not meet the academic requirements, you may be assessed on relevant work experience. To take this route, you must have a minimum of 3 years management experience.

Months of entry

February, May, October

Course content

Study an MBA in the vibrant city of Berlin! Equip yourself with the skills you need to become a leader in the maritime and shipping sector whilst developing an expert knowledge of the industry. Throughout this one-year programme, you will study a range of different subjects including the law of the sea, marine insurance as well as port and ship cargo operations and management, all of which will help you thrive as a leader in this sector. You will learn through a range of lectures, seminars, guest lectures and online learning to develop your skills, consolidate your understanding and practice handling difficult scenarios you may face. Modules include: International Law of the Sea, Marine Environment and Pollution as well as Marine Geography and Oceanography. Studying the MBA in Maritime and Shipping Management is an excellent way to boost your profile, develop managerial skills and learn how to take your business to the next level. By the time you graduate you will have mastered skills in engaging with stakeholders, effectively communicating with teams and colleagues on various forms of media as well as decision-making and problem-solving.

Save up to €1,500 off the cost of the programme when you pay the required €2,000 deposit to secure your place before 30 April 2020 (students from the EU will receive up to €500 off).

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MBA
    full time
    18 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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