SHIPPING MANAGEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF SHIPPING MANAGEMENT

Overview

The School provides knowledge and skills for the effective management and prosperity of Shipping & Logistics. The role is vital in analyzing change in technology, competition, size and complexity of shipping firms.

Objectives

  • Equips students with the knowledge & Skills necessary to secure jobs in the shipping industry.
  • Prepare students with necessary shipping communication skills.
  • Develops a student’s interpersonal, analytical and technical skills suited for the shipping environment.
  • To stimulate students’ critical thinking and problem solving skills and thus promote entrepreneurial initiatives.
  • To equip students with proper skills for planning, organizing, coordinating, motivating, staffing and controlling shipping enterprise activities.

Prospects

The shipping & Logistics sector continues to grow and expand and therefore qualified graduates in the Clearing & Forwarding, Shipping Management, Shipping & Logistics fields will continually be required to service the needs of this crucial sector.

COURSEDURATIONEXAM BODYSUBJECTS
Diploma in Clearing,  Shipping & Logistics (Level 4)9 MonthsABMAMercantile and Shipping Practice, Principles of International Maritime Logistics, Principles of Shipping and Insurance Management, The Movement of Dangerous Goods, Overseas Trade Law, International Trade
Diploma in Clearing,  Shipping & Logistics (Level 5)9 MonthsABMAManagement of Shipping Operations, International Marine Cargo Management, Management of the International Supply Chain and Logistics, Financial Aspects of Shipping, International Transport Geography.
Diploma in Clearing,  Shipping & Logistics (Level 6)9 MonthsABMAAdvanced Shipping Law, Advanced Marine Insurance and Salvage, The Economics of Maritime Operations, Maritime Safety and Security, International Maritime Transport Systems

Careers

Shipping Agent

Shipping Manager

Warehouse Manager

Logistics Manager

Clearing & Forwarding Agent

Insurance Agent

Customs Operator

Customs Officer

Shipping Consultant

Transport Manager

Insurance Manager