Taught course

Shipping and Logistics

Institution
Middlesex University · Business School
Qualifications
MBA

Entry requirements

  • A Bachelors Degree or an equivalent qualification normally at second class honours or above.
  • Candidates without an undergraduate honours degree must demonstrate a significant managerial experience and may be required to submit a GMAT test. Where English is a second language you may be required to demonstrate a minimum IELTS or TEOFL score.
Further requirements

A minimum of two years' relevant managerial or professional work experience since undergraduate graduation. Managerial experience means having responsibility for people and/or functions and/or relevant technical expertise.

At least two years' experience working in the maritime industry or related sector.

Academic credit for previous study or experience

If you have relevant qualifications or work experience, academic credit may be awarded towards your Middlesex University programme of study. For further information please visit our Accreditation of Prior Learning page.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Masters of Business Administration in Shipping and Logistics is offered by Middlesex University Business School in conjunction with Lloyd's Maritime Academy. The programme curriculum has been designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to further your maritime leadership and management career.

Why study the MBA Shipping and Logistics at Middlesex University?

The programme consists of six intensive modules delivered online over two years. You'll get the chance to immerse yourself in major topics such as maritime administration, ship finance, risk management, maritime economics and trade, maritime law, formulating business strategy, human resource management, executive leadership, international marketing, brand establishment, logistics and supply chain management, project mastery and innovative practice.

Online delivery means you can study without having to travel to attend lectures or seminars. Our state of the art learning portal provides access to online written materials, complimented by audio/visual content, group interaction and networking opportunities. Each module uses a variety of learning tools, combining throughout into a varied, interactive and educational programme that offers the perfect synergy between theory and applications.

The final Business Transformation Project will allow you to analyse a current issue affecting your company or the industry, using real world data and presenting realistic action points. This project is not only integral to the achievement of programme outcomes but will prove invaluable to your company or industry sector.

To successfully complete the programme you must pass each module and the final Business Transformation Project. Module assessments will incorporate course work, online discussion participation, examinations and individual and group projects.

As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.

Further information

You can view full course details for the MBA in Shipping & Logistics online or request more information by emailing LMA Admin.

Lloyd's Maritime Academy is our partner in delivering this course, combining the academic expertise and reputation of the Middlesex University Business School with the industry conference and training expertise of Lloyd's Maritime Academy, part of Informa Plc. Lloyd's Maritime Academy manages course enrolment on behalf of the University.

Find out more about the Middlesex University Business School and Lloyd's Maritime Academy.

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Qualification and course duration

MBA

distance learning
24 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Enquiries
Email
enquiries@mdx.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 8411 5555