Taught course

Marine Insurance

World Maritime University · World Maritime University

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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.

Months of entry


Course content

Study the leading university qualification on marine insurance, law, the market and claims. It equips you with the knowledge to better understand the way marine insurance markets function and the terms of the standard covers available.

This Postgraduate Diploma in Marine Insurance will boost your ability to address, analyse and solve insurance problems, looking at matters from the perspective of assurers or underwriters. Upon completion you will be able to confidently advise clients and underwriters on points of principle and policy wordings.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    part time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Alice Pearson
+44 20 3377 3585