Masters | Postgraduate Course - Port Management MSc Course Details within Liverpool John Moores University

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Port Management MSc

Study Details

MSc 1 year full-time

Study for this Masters in Port Management at the world famous Liverpool Maritime Academy. Based at Liverpool John Moores University, this postgraduate School has a 100 year history and global links with maritime courses and industry.

  • Course available to study full time (1 year)
  • Study at one of the UK’s leading schools in Engineering, Technology and Maritime Operations 
  • Nearly 125 years expertise in delivering professional courses for the maritime industry
  • The Liverpool Maritime Academy is an international centre of excellence in maritime education and professional training and education

Module details

Level 7

  • MSc project    
  • Global transport systems
  • Legal principles
  • Logistics systems
  • Operations research
  • Port administration
  • Port business strategy
  • Preparing for a project
  • Research skills
  • Export trade law
  • Information management and communications systems
  • International trade
  • Marine insurance
  • Maritime business and management
  • Maritime finance and economics
  • Maritime law
  • Maritime security
  • Project management
  • Supply chain modelling

Entry Requirements

Applicants would normally require one of the following:

  • A good honours degree or equivalent in Maritime, Logistics, Science, Business, Management or Engineering related study.
  • Certain professional qualifications will be considered at the discretion of the programme team. Typically these should be a UK Class 1 Master Mariner or Chief Engineer certificate of competence, or a non-UK equivalent.

Non-UK applicants will be expected to have demonstrated competence in English language equivalent to IELTS 6.0 within the previous 24 months. Applicants who have studied and successfully achieved a UK degree within the previous 24 months are exempt from this requirement.

Student Destinations

We strongly encourage students to participate in professional development activity through institute events

Guest lecturers and industrial visits also offer opportunities for building industrial and commercial links into projects.

Graduates from this programme go on to roles incorporating port management and operations, consultancy and regulatory bodies, and international logistics and supply chain businesses.