Study with us Greenwich Maritime Centre

The Greenwich Maritime Centre works closely with the many departments of the University of Greenwich to ensure the highest quality of provision for postgraduates who are researching maritime themes and is helping to extend the provision of maritime studies into undergraduate programmes.

International Maritime Policy, MA

International maritime policy may be broadly defined as the area of private and public policy concerned with the economics of maritime transport, ports and terminals; national and international regulation; maritime security and defence; maritime labour; and oceanic law, policy and management.

International and interdisciplinary in approach, the programme is of interest to maritime professionals in both sea- and shore-based sectors seeking to develop an in-depth understanding of current issues and future developments, public policy professionals seeking to develop maritime expertise, and graduates in maritime studies and public policy areas seeking further specialisation and postgraduate qualifications.

The programme combines lectures, tutorials, group and individual projects, and seminars, and provides opportunities to learn from the experience of those directly involved with international maritime policy.

To find out more about this programme please visit its website at: International Maritime Policy

Global Shipping Management, MSc

The MSc Global Shipping Management programme provides a unique opportunity to address the academic and educational needs of the rapidly growing and competitive global shipping industry. This postgraduate degree programme addresses the key challenges of the shipping industry through the combination of theoretical maritime and shipping management topics with the emerging industry trends; applying the learning within the shipping, maritime and port industry sectors.

This programme provides a global perspective and also maintains a high quality of delivery from experts, from both industry and academia. The programme also features software products and computer-based training from market leaders in the appropriate subject areas.

To find out more about this programme please visit its website at: Global Shipping Management MSc

Research degrees

If you are interested in studying for a PhD in maritime studies, please contact the Greenwich Maritime Centre to discuss your area of interest and discuss potential opportunities. Please email queries to

Greenwich Maritime Centre is part of the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Greenwich.